This section includes household trolleys that may assist when transporting food and drink, and other small items, from room to room, and step stools with assistive features.
Household trolleys may have a metal or wooden frame. They have wheels of various sizes, larger wheels will generally negotiate door thresholds, changes in floor surface and longer pile carpets better than small wheeled trolleys. Some trolleys have a single shelf, while others have two. Trolleys with two shelves will often have the lower shelf positioned further forward, or with a cut-out, to allow space as you step forward.
Step stools may have slip-resistant platforms and/or tall loop handrails, but they do not have wheels. Some fold for storage.
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If you know that there is a certain product that will help you, feel free to browse through our online catalogue or use our search tool for specific product names. National retailers are listed against each product and you can click on their link to go directly to their website to order that product or contact the retailer for more information. Don't forget to tell them you found their information on our site.
If you are unsure about what you need why not try our AskSARA tool to narrow down your search by considering what areas of daily living you need help with.
If you would prefer to speak to someone for advice about daily living equipment, please contact our Helpline on 0300 999 0004.
Our experienced advisors will help you find the solution to your problem and can send you information on products that might help you, where you can buy equipment and other useful organisations that might be able to help you.
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