Buying guides

Buying a piece of equipment can be confusing and a bit intimidating.

Our Before you Buy guides have been written to help you find the right piece of equipment to meet your needs.

I’m thinking of buying …

  • Adaptations

    Making minor changes to your property can help to ensure the environment remains suitable for your needs

  • Bathroom equipment

    A wide range of equipment is available to help make bathing and showering easier

  • Bed equipment

    There are lots of small pieces of equipment that can make it easier to get in and out of bed

  • Chairs

    What to think about when buying a comfortable and supportive chair

  • Mobility equipment

    There is a variety of mobility equipment that can help you get around easier

  • Technology-enabled care

    Technology can enable people to live at home with remote support from family/carers

  • Toilet equipment

    If you struggle with mobility when using the toilet, there is equipment that can help you

  • Household equipment

    There is a variety of equipment that can help you to do tasks within your home