Kids & Teens

Kids are unique – and they deserve unique technology designed especially for them. Created by engineers with plenty of kid intervention, these products were shaped by the lifestyles of today's kids and teens.


Raz Design

Raz-CAT

Raz-CAT

  • Features a smaller footprint that’s perfect for pediatric, adolescent and smaller adult clients.
  • The base and seat frames retain the 18" width of the Raz-AT commode chair so the Raz-CAT can still be positioned over a toilet.
  • Base frame is shortened 3" to make the chair more maneuverable.
  • A depth-adjustable back offers depths from 12" to 15" (to front of frame) or up to 17" with the front of the seat overhanging the seat frame.
  • The standard seat has an elongated aperture to work with seat depths of 12-15", and custom seats are available.
  • The Raz-CAT has 40° of tilt and a 250-lb. user weight capacity.

https://razdesigninc.com/index.php/raz-cat-compact-attendant-tilt-rehab-shower-commode-chair/

  • (877) 720-5678

Circle Specialty

Klip Gait Trainer

Klip Gait Trainer

  • Available in five versions and in different sizes: two-wheeled with crutch tips; four-wheeled; four-wheeled with flip-up seat; four-wheeled with 8" outdoor wheels; and four-wheeled with 8" outdoor wheels and flip-up seat.
  • Features a unique foot-activated swivel wheel with an audible “click” that enables easier, safer and greater control.
  • Accessories offer individualized assistive support and are easily added or removed as walking skills evolve.

https://circlespecialty.com/klip-landing/

  • (718) 943-6452

VARILITE®

JUNIOR Cushion

JUNIOR Cushion

  • Comfortable, stable foundation for exploration and adventure.
  • Lightweight multi-stiffness foam promotes immersion, stability and positioning, while the washable, water-resistant cover lets kids be kids.
  • Each cushion features a VARILITE self-inflating valve for quick and easy adjustments.
  • Designed specifically for children using anthropometric data, the VARILITE JUNIOR line features a full range of size-appropriate seating and positioning items to support children in their mobility devices, allowing them to go where their imagination takes them.

https://www.varilite.com/junior-system/junior-seat-cushion.html

  • (800) 827-4548

Leggero

Enzo Wheelchair

Enzo Wheelchair

  • This new pediatric “transitional” chair features a stable folding frame (with a rigid frame option), TRU-Comfort seating, and a range of bright trim colors.
  • Offers 45° posterior tilt, with an optional 5° anterior tilt.
  • The axle position is adjustable, and Enzo also has adjustable depth clamping seat rails and adjustable height clamping back canes.
  • Choose from push-to-lock, hub lock, or drum brakes, as well as numerous wheel and caster choices.
  • 185-lb. weight capacity, with seat depths of 11-20" and seat widths of 12-18", and a seat-to-floor height of 13.5-20".

https://leggero.us/enzo/

  • (844) 503-5437

Clarke Health Care Products Inc.

Marcy Walker

Marcy Walker

  • This lightweight, aluminum framed walker for children features individual height- and width-adjustable handles.
  • Highly maneuverable frame is designed to roll easily with all of the child’s movements.
  • Features EVA tires (150 mm for sizes 0 and 1, and 200 mm for sizes 2 and 3), and sizes 2 and 3 can be folded for easier transport and storage.
  • Options such as hand brakes, slow-down friction brakes, forearm pads, and a storage basket can be added according to each child’s needs and preferences.

https://clarkehealthcare.com/products/mobility/marcy-rollator/

  • (888) 347-4537

Easystand

Bantam Updates

Bantam Updates

  • Offers sit-to-stand action that can combine the option of supine positioning to create infinite positioning possibilities: 90-90 sitting, fully vertical standing, full supine lying, and any point in between.
  • New flat and curved lateral options now available across the entire Bantam line of standers!
  • Lateral supports can provide excellent midline positioning for children with limited trunk control.

https://easystand.com/

  • (800) 342-8968

Altimate Medical Inc.

Zing MPS

Zing MPS

  • The only multi-position stander that pivots two directions, allowing the unit to go from flat-to-load supine to 20 degrees prone in one motion.
  • There is no need to transfer the user in and out, flip pads, foot plates and trays. This ability provides a therapeutic opportunity not possible with other standing frames.
  • One of the few standers that provides the option of up to 30 degrees of independent leg abduction.

https://easystand.com/product/zing-mps-base/

  • (800) 342-8968

Stealth Products

Pediatric Diego Seating

Pediatric Diego Seating

  • Children are not just smaller versions of adults. That’s the reasoning behind the invention of the Diego pediatric seating designed especially for them and their development.
  • Named after long-time Stealth Products customer Diego Martin Rios, the Diego system combines modularity for growing kids with the innovation that comes from creating seating especially for children and their unique needs, goals and dreams.
  • Designed to keep pace with the ever-changing pediatric market.

https://www.stealthproducts.com/pages/diego-system

  • (800) 965-9229

Convaid | R82

Meerkat

Meerkat

  • This upright standing frame has adjustable support for feet, knees, pelvis and chest.
  • Can be positioned in anterior or posterior; an optional rocker base can be added to develop dynamic postural control.
  • Available in three sizes, fits children and teens, and it keeps pace with them as they grow.
  • Use easy-to-add modular components as the child’s needs change.
  • Designed to enable children to learn via movement.

https://www.r82.com/products/standing/meerkat/c-23/c-71/p-233/?sku=54640

  • (844) US MOBILITY

Thomashilfen North America

Easys Modular S

Easys Modular S

  • Redesigned with the end user in mind. Make easy adjustments with no tools needed.
  • Perfect choice for children who need more positioning support and freedom of movement.
  • The short back, in addition to the multidimensional adjustable headrest, ensures ideal adaptation and support for active children.
  • A large variety of adjustments for optimal seating, positioning and comfort are the basis for taking part in everyday activities. The Modular “S” is available in two sizes and grows with the child.

https://www.thomashilfen.us/easys-modular-s

  • (866) 870-2122

Stealth Products

Diego Pediatric Seating

Diego Pediatric Seating

  • Inspired by the everchanging complex rehab industry and the need for pediatric seating system designed for that market.
  • A pediatric modular growth seating system.
  • Sound positioning features in a next-generation seating system that is not just a scaled-down version of an adult seat, but one designed specifically for a smaller user.

https://www.stealthproducts.com/pages/diego-system

  • (800) 965-9229

Inspired by Drive

Miko Tilt-in-Space

Miko Tilt-in-Space

  • Designed for children with limited mobility.
  • The base provides tilt-in-space pressure relief that shifts pressure away from posterior locations; Quick-Lok reversible seat positioning to allow the seat to be moved from a forward to a backward position; adjustable postural support for added comfort; adjustable and removable armrests; and transit brackets for safe transport.
  • Available in three colors and two sizes.
  • Optional accessories include all-terrain rear wheel, oxygen tank holder, canopy, molded tray and Poziform belts and harnesses.
  • Seating system sold separately.
  • (800) 454-6612

Comfort Company

Acta-Embrace Pediatric

Acta-Embrace Pediatric

  • With integrated trunk wings that attach to a planar aluminum back support shell, the back support is adjustable for angle, height and a total of 3" of width (for standard wings; 1.5" for pediatric wings).
  • Moldable stays create and maintain natural spinal curvatures, accommodate abnormal curvatures and allow for customization for changes in condition over time.
  • Comes with integrated chest harness strap guides and is compatible with the BodiLink head support and lateral trunk support hardware.

https://www.comfortcompany.com/pediatric

  • (800) 564-9248

Convaid

Flamingo

Flamingo

  • Comes in four sizes to accommodate clients from childhood through young adulthood.
  • The seat tilts, and the back can be angled to achieve the ideal seating and posture during hygiene activities.
  • Adjustable height enables it to be placed over a toilet — or use a pan instead.
  • Accessories include a head support, a push brace to maneuver the unit, sides that provide moderate torso control and positioning, and swing-away side supports.
  • The seat is now also available in blue in addition to standard gray.
  • The largest size (size 4) has a 154-lb. weight capacity.

https://www.r82.com/products/toilet-bath-/flamingo/c-23/c-74/p-197/?sku=48564

  • (888) 266-8243

Sunrise Medical (US) LLC

JAY Zip

JAY Zip

  • This lightweight, anti-microbial, adjustable kid’s wheelchair back is designed to provide posterior and mild lateral thoracic wheelchair seating support for active children.
  • The back has X-static and Aquaguard cover technologies, plus adjustable, one-step-release hardware to accommodate a wide range of mounting locations as kids grow.
  • The inner cover with Aquaguard zipper and anti-wicking thread protect the foam from fluids and is easy to clean.
  • Widths and heights are sized specifically for kids from 2 to 15 years.
  • A 12x12" Zip back weighs just 2.5 lbs. with mounting hardware.

https://www.sunrisemedical.com/seating-positioning/jay/backs/zip-back

  • (800) 333-4000

Invacare

Freedom NXT Tilt-in-Space

Freedom NXT Tilt-in-Space

Positioning + Power Add-On

  • A lightweight, compact and transportable option made especially for active families.
  • Add the new Alber e-fix E35 Power Add-On Drive to create the ride that active kids have been dreaming about and the independence their caregivers have been asking for.
  • Families on the go will appreciate how easily it disassembles, lifts and stows into small spaces for transport.
  • The entire system adjusts to meet the ever-changing needs of growing children up to 225 lbs.

https://www.freedomdesigns.com/WC%20NXT.html

  • (800) 333-6900

Convaid

Trekker

Trekker

  • The fully customizable, tilt-in-space Trekker accommodates functional or rest positions, providing increased sitting tolerance for maximal comfort.
  • Comes in a range of colors and is an easy-to-use, portable chair that meets the needs of caregiver, user and therapist or physician.
  • Features a separate base and seating module, which is reversible, so the user can face away or toward the caregiver.
  • Accepts adaptive and aftermarket seating to accommodate the needs of therapists and users.
  • Allows up to 170° of adjustable recline and tilt ranging from -5° to 45°.

https://www.convaid.com/product/trekker/

  • (888) 266-8243

Sunrise Medical (US) LLC

Zippie Kidz

Zippie Kidz

Built for independent toddlers

  • Smallest pediatric rigid wheelchair that Sunrise Medical offers.
  • It is ideal for growing toddlers learning to navigate their world. With a depth-adjustable back, seat depth can grow as much as 3". Additional depth and width growth may be achieved by replacing parts.
  • Self-propulsion allows children to explore and interact, and the Kidz was designed to give toddlers maximum independence by providing them age- and ability-appropriate access to the wheels.
  • When a child is learning to propel, the push wheels can be placed in reverse configuration at the front of the frame for best access.
  • As a child’s reach grows, the wheels may be moved to the rear of the frame.
  • Because interaction with peers is essential to child development, the Kidz has seat heights as low as 10 3/4".
  • With 28 colors to choose from, children can customize their chairs to their personal tastes.

https://www.sunrisemedical.com/manual-wheelchairs/zippie/rigid-wheelchairs/kidz

  • (800) 333-4000

Inspired by Drive

Wallaby Folding Wheelchair

Wallaby Folding Wheelchair

WC19-compliant

  • Available in 12” and 14” seat widths
  • Bus-transit-compliant for children between 50 and 80 lbs. and includes standard transit tie-down brackets.
  • Features height-adjustable push handles, flip-back padded desk arms and a standard pelvic belt for additional comfort and safety.
  • The chair also has push-to-lock wheel locks, 22” rear wheels with 6" front casters, swing-away footrests with tool-free height-adjustment, and a calf strap.

https://www.drivemedical.com/index.php/wallaby-pediatric-wheelchair-12198.html

  • (800) 454-6612

Motion Concepts

ROVI X3 + Matrx Mini Seating

ROVI X3 + Matrx Mini Seating

Seating and mobility combo for exploring

  • Motion Concepts has created a special seating and mobility combo especially for its littler customers: the ROVI X3 power base with Ultra Low Maxx power positioning and Invacare Matrx Mini Seating from Motion Concepts.
  • The results are a small footprint thanks to a modular, easy-to-adjust system.
  • he X3 base offers a turning radius of 20" and a base width of just 23.25" to allow kids to maneuver in kid-sized spaces.
  • The Matrx Mini Back is contoured to provide support without restricting mobility and play, and it includes truly pediatric Mini Set hardware for optimal ease of positioning and growth.

https://www.motionconcepts.com/pp_rovimaxx.html

  • (888) 433-6818

Related Articles

  • Meet Rosana and Her Service Dog Domino Rosana and Domino

    Rosana talks about how her service dog helps her cope with mobility challenges.

  • Pediatric Limb Immobilizers Offer Kinder Protection After Surgery Basketball Pedi-Wraps

    TheMobilityProject.com discusses uses for pediatric limb immobilizers with Melinda Siwek, founder of The Medi-Kid Company.

  • One Step Closer Indego exoskeleton

    For people with spinal cord injury, the nearest and greatest technology hope for walking again is the current class of exoskeletons.

  • Just for Kids Enabled Kids

    Part of the challenge for families with children who use mobility equipment is helping classmates and peers to understand the "whys" and "whats" while encouraging inclusion.

  • Immovable Mountain Wamplers Ascent film clip

    “Wampler’s Ascent” is a documentary about Wampler’s attempt to become the first person with a disability to climb El Capitan, a mountain that spans the height of two Empire State buildings, and a feat accomplished by only 50 percent of the climbers who attempt it. Wampler who has severe cerebral palsy and uses a power chair can do only two things with his left arm: push and pull. And those two motions are all he needs to pull himself up the mountain.