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Product Of the Week – Karma Ergo Lite

June 2, 2017 9:37 am

Karma Ergo Lite The Ergo Lite transit wheelchair is an innovative piece of mobility equipment from Karma Mobility and weighing just 8.3kg, this lightweight chair is one of the lightest you will find available on the market; and it comes at a fantastic price. Features include the Ergo range seating system which has become highly popular, and our Aegis microbe shield and shaped seat will add to comfort and practicality. The user will be as safe as can be in this wheelchair without sliding from the seat, and the half folding backrest allows the chair to easily fold and make transport and storage problem free. Features Ultra light frame from 8.3kg (18lbs) S-Ergo system provides pressure relief and reduces sliding...

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Dementia Awareness Film Success

May 17, 2017 9:56 am

To mark Dementia Awareness Week 2017, Home Care Preferred have pledged to raise awareness regarding the condition. With the help of local production house Crooked House Films and two talented school children from Eversley Primary School, we have created a short educational film shedding light on the common misconceptions about dementia and pointing people to where they can find support and more information. The film went live on Monday evening (15th May) and received over 10,000 hits on Facebook in the first 24 hours! Dementia is a condition close to our hearts. Every day we support individuals and families who are living with the condition and many members of the Home Care Preferred team have also been touched by dementia in...

Product of the week – Ultralight Triwalker with Bag & Basket

May 15, 2017 3:30 pm

Ultralight Triwalker with Bag & Basket This Tri-Wheel Ultra Lightweight Rollator is specially designed with large 7″ solid wheels for excellent manoeuvrability and is suitable for both indoor and outdoor use. Supplied with arthritic friendly loop brakes and height adjustable handles, promote excellent posture whilst remaining comfortable for the user. The one hand folding function is easy to use and ensures this Tri-Wheel Ultra Lightweight Rollator folds to an extremely compact shape ideal for travelling and storage. Fitted with a carry pouch as standard, excellent keeping a user”s belongings safe and secure. This is the Red version of the Tri-Wheel Ultra Lightweight Walker. Also available in blue RRP £120.00 Our price £69.00 Please call Solly on 020 8364 3670 for...

Product of the Week – Portland Riser Recliner

May 5, 2017 3:29 pm

Portland Riser Recliner Designed with comfort in mind, the Portland Riser Recliner features a memory foam seat and the dual motor mechanism enabling the user to find their perfect comfort position. Features Memory foam seat upholstery provides added comfort and helps distribute pressure for long periods in chair. Three tier waterfall back design provides extra comfort and support Two motors enable leg rest to be elevated / lowered and backrest to be reclined independently to give more flexible support options. Backrest can be positioned upright while leg rest is elevated, Excellent snooze position for supreme comfort and relaxation [image: tick icon]Quiet motors provide a smooth and discreet operation . In-built fail safe battery back-up system. Comes with a simple to...

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Amazing Person of The Week: Frank Chester

April 10, 2017 3:12 pm

Our Amazing Person of The Week this week goes to the inspiring Frank Chester. On his 100th birthday the Worcestershire local will be opening his card from the Queen, eating cake, and working a three hour shift at his local food bank in Malvern where he volunteers 7 hours a week. He says, ‘I don’t feel 100..usually, but my body tells me I’m not as young as I used to be’. When asked how he still manages to volunteer at his age the centurion states, ‘I just do what I can, and when I can’t I sit down’. Mary Williams, Frank’s Team Leader at the food bank, has nothing but praise for the selfless gentleman: ‘ He brings joy to...

Product of the Week – Indoor Rollator & Trolley

April 5, 2017 11:31 am

Let’s Go Indoor Rollator & Trolley Enables people who require support when walking or who are at risk of falls, to move food and drinks safely from kitchen to another room. This rollator and trolley has brakes, making it ultra safe Helps you to walk and carry items in your home Suitable for indoor use Tray can transport food and drinks from one room to another Easy to manoeuvre Easy to apply brakes RRP £195.00 Our price £ 165.00

Product of the Week – Riser Recliner Chair

March 20, 2017 1:42 pm

Dakota Riser Recliner Chair The Dakota Intalift Chair has excellent safety and comfort features to give the user an excellent versatile chair. Its a sleek modern looking chair with a contemporary T back design which has extra padding on the backrest giving excellent comfort. The memory foam seat upholstery provides luxurious comfort and helps to distribute pressure when sitting in the chair for extended periods of time. This chair has 3 motors which gives the user greater flexibility when adjusting their leg rest and backrest. Both the leg rest and back rest can be controlled independently allowing the user to find their perfect position, an example of this the backrest can be upright whilst the leg rest is fully extended....

Product of the Week Compact Easy Rollator

March 1, 2017 2:49 pm

Compact Easy Rollator Provides extra support and storage for people who struggle to stand and walk without support. This walking aid is ideal for both indoor and outdoor use and perfect for travelling by car or public transport. Mesh seat and back offer a comfortable place to rest Lightweight aluminium frame and swivel wheels make it easy to manoeuvre Supplied with detachable shopping bag Supportive, wheeled walking aid RRP £180.00 Our price £150.00

Product of the week Bendable Utensil Set

February 22, 2017 3:11 pm

Ideal for people with visual impairment and memory problems to aid eating. Highly visible, red rocker knife Contoured, flexible rubber handle for an easy grip Bendable shaft for your convenience Set contains a Rocker Knife, Fork, Dessert Spoon and Teaspoon Latex free and dishwasher safe Price £ 30.00 (+ VAT if applicable)

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Amazing Person of The Week: Jane Kerr Wood

February 21, 2017 7:16 pm

Home Care Preferred had the pleasure of meeting Jane recently, and hearing more about her inspiring project. She has recently publish a new book about ‘the funny side of being a carer’ – “Dementia Diva – tales and tips from a survivor”. Jane, a local artist, wrote and illustrated the publication herself. Born out of her years spent caring for her elderly Mother who was living with dementia. She describes it as “a comic book for adults” as it is packed with 20 pages of cartoons in full colour; an easy read punctuated with diary entries from her experiences supporting her Mother and advice on how to cope if you are in a similar situation. Most people these days have...