Maintaining independence is something vital to an elderly patient but it is also crucial to remain safe and secure whilst travelling in this climate.
For those fortunate enough to be able to walk to the shops and socialise, a walking frame is a must-have mobility accessory. Designed to aid mobility from room-to-room and even while you are out and about, walking frames give you the added support you may require on snow-ridden pavements.
Alternatively, 4 wheeled walkers offer sturdy and dependable support to combat the winter weather. Whilst many 4 wheeled walkers offer a stable seat to rest if required, they also arrive with a handy shopping basket attached to store important groceries and everyday essentials.
For people who do not have the confidence or mobility to walk outside unaided, a fantastic range of heavy duty mobility scooters and electric wheelchairs are available at Collins Care. Easy to operate and store, a mobility scooter is reliable throughout the winter months. Take care and protect yourself and your mobility scooter with a scooter storage cover and a deluxe scooter canopy to keep cold wintry showers at bay whilst on the move.
For people considering venturing outside into the cold, it is crucial that you can put your trust in a comfortable and warm pair of shoes. Cosyfeet shoes are specialist brand stocked by Collins Care, with each pair designed for comfort and practicality. With a great range of shoes and slippers for outside and inside use, you can be sure-footed to combat the winter weather.
www.CollinsCare.co.uk are online mobility specialists based in Norwich. We stock hundreds of mobility products and mobility aids to help make life easier whether you have restricted movement, are disabled or elderly. Many of our mobility products help with everyday chores and include cooking, dressing and bathing mobility aids.