Daily Living Aids
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- Plastic Half step Item Code: MS20952FREE ShippingWant it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.This Plastic Half Step is built for outdoor use to provide the user with an intermediate step between ground level and the height of a high doorstep.Express Delivery AvailableSpecial Price £59.95 with VAT ReliefWas: £72.99Save: £13.04
- Derby Half Step Item Code: MS10730FREE ShippingWant it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.The Derby Half Step has been specially designed to provide the user with a handy step between floor level and a doorstep, making the step into and out of the house much easier and therefore helping to reduce the risk slips or falls.Express Delivery AvailableSpecial Price £74.95 with VAT ReliefWas: £81.99Save: £7.04
- Economy Bread Board Item Code: MS10676Want it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.The plastic Bread Board is a highly cost effective kitchen aid that is ideal for users with weak or painful grip or arthritis sufferers.Express Delivery Available£9.69 with VAT Relief
- Metal Half Step Item Code: MS20954FREE ShippingWant it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.Perfect for use outdoors this Metal Half Step is made from extremely lightweight yet study, non-corroding aluminium and boasts individually adjustable feet to ensure the step is always perfectly level therefore offering a safe and stable platform, even on uneven surfaces.Express Delivery AvailableSpecial Price £69.95 with VAT ReliefWas: £83.39Save: £13.44
- Big Button Talking Alarm Clock Item Code: MS27389Want it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.The Big Button Talking Alarm Clock features an easy to set alarm and has been designed to sit flat on most surfaces making it difficult to knock over.Express Delivery AvailableSpecial Price £9.95 with VAT ReliefWas: £12.79Save: £2.84
- Combination Kettle with Tipper Item Code: MS26535FREE ShippingWant it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.This Combination Kettle with Tipper boasts an extremely simple yet unique design that is ideal for arthritis sufferers or people who are getting frail as it features an effortless power-steering pour action, thanks to its unique PowerPour technology.Express Delivery AvailableSpecial Price £54.95 with VAT ReliefWas: £69.95Save: £15.00
- Reading Sheet Magnifier Item Code: MS16611Want it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.This Reading Sheet Magnifier boasts a 2x magnification to help you see hard to read text e.g. Small print or MapsExpress Delivery AvailableSpecial Price £2.45 with VAT ReliefWas: £3.99Save: £1.54
- Kitchen Workstation Item Code: MS22548Want it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.Offering real value for money, the Kitchen Workstation is a truly multifunctional kitchen aid that not only simplifies but reduces the risk of a wide range of kitchen tasks and is ideal for use by the elderly, the disabled or those with arthritis or similar conditions.Express Delivery AvailableSpecial Price £34.95 with VAT ReliefWas: £45.49Save: £10.54
- Blue Padded Perching Stool Item Code: MS31857Want it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.
This highly versatile Blue Padded Perching Stool is height adjustable through a large and perfect for use anywhere around the home.Express Delivery AvailableSpecial Price £19.95 with VAT ReliefWas: £29.95Save: £10.00
- Giant Half Step - Large Item Code: MS29663FREE ShippingThis is the larger of two available Giant Half Steps, a Half Step is the ideal solution for when a step it too high to manage but not high enough to warrant a ramp.Special Price £229.95 with VAT ReliefWas: £265.59Save: £35.64
- Adult Bib - Large - Green Item Code: MS25416Want it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.This large green Adult Bib is ideal for people with tremors or those with a poor handgrip as it helps to protect clothing during meals.Express Delivery AvailableSpecial Price £5.95 with VAT ReliefWas: £7.89Save: £1.94
- Insulated Mug with Lid Item Code: MS24490Want it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.
This Insulated Mug with Lid is fitted with a large, easy to grip handle that makes it extremely easy and making it ideal for elderly and disabled users, even if they suffer from a weak grip or have low dexterity.Express Delivery AvailableSpecial PriceWas: £11.95Save: £3.00
- Two Handled Cup with Two Lids Item Code: MS10706Want it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.This Two Handled Cup is designed for use by elderly and disabled users, allowing them to drink with confidence and reducing the chance of spillages, therefore helping to promote user independence.Express Delivery AvailableSpecial Price £3.95 with VAT ReliefWas: £5.95Save: £2.00
- Metal Half Step - Large Item Code: MS20953FREE ShippingWant it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.This extra-wide Metal Half Step features an steel construction to ensure it is lightweight yet exceptionally strong.Express Delivery AvailableSpecial Price £92.95 with VAT ReliefWas: £104.99Save: £12.04
- Lightweight Handy Reacher - Long Item Code: MS16197Want it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.Imagine the effort and strain you could save by using this Lightweight Handy Reacher to pick up dropped items.Express Delivery Available£7.95 with VAT Relief
- Combination Chopping Board Item Code: MS10681FREE ShippingWant it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.The Combination Chopping Board is ideal for elderly and disabled users as well as those who suffer from a weak or restricted grip. This highly versatile Combination Chopping Board is fitted with a high-quality chef's knife and its large base measures 400mm x 300mm (16" x 12") in size.Express Delivery AvailableSpecial Price £54.95 with VAT ReliefWas: £79.95Save: £25.00
- Bar Magnifier Item Code: MS16626Want it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.This Bar Magnifier represents real value for money and is perfect for those users that have difficulty reading and viewing small text such as in newspapers, magazines etc.Express Delivery AvailableSpecial Price £1.75 with VAT ReliefWas: £2.82Save: £1.07
- Ice Treads - Mens Item Code: MS23043For Safer Walking On Ice & Snow - Now you can help ease your fears of winter falls on treacherous icy pavements and steps. These lightweight Ice Treads stretch easily to securely fit over your shoes or boots, without affecting comfort. The tough metal studs on the underside help provide extra traction to improve your footing in icy or snowy conditions. Simple to slip on and off and available for women and men. At last you can enjoy sure-footed walking confidence, whatever the weather.
- Gimble Book Holder Item Code: MS16932£10.08 with VAT Relief
- OXO Good Grips - Bent Icing Knife Item Code: MS14296Want it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.
- Dycem Jar Opener Item Code: MS11192Want it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.This Dycem Jar Opener has been designed to help those with a poor hand strength to open and close jars. Ideal for people with Arthritis, its non-slip properties provide an extra-strong grip around the lid to make opening and closing easier.Express Delivery Available£5.16 with VAT Relief
- Pan Holder Item Code: MS10161Want it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.The Pan Holder is a simple yet ingenious kitchen aid that allows the user to cook with the use of one hand. It keeps a pan securely in place so the user can stir without it turning. The Pan Holder attaches to the top of the hob with strong suction cups and ensures the handle of the pan won't move about.Express Delivery Available£8.99 with VAT Relief
- Uccello Kettle and Tipper Combination Item Code: PG33234FREE ShippingThe Uccello Kettle and Tipper combination is the perfect kitchen aid for arthritis sufferers and those users that have difficulty when lifting and pouring a standard kettle, thanks to the unique PowerPour technology.Was:From Special Price £54.95 with VAT Relief£69.95Save:£15.00
- Pill Bottle Opener with Magnifier Item Code: MS33210Want it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.This Pill Bottle Opener with Magnifier is an ingenious daily living aid ideal for people with limited hand strength that makes light work of opening fiddly pill box lids.
- Tenura Kitchen Grip Set Item Code: MS33192Want it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.Tenura kitchen packs bring together three of our anti-microbial non slip products to create a handy pack perfect for use in food preparation. Kitchen packs include a Tenura Jar Opener, Tenura Bottle Opener, and a Tenura Silicone Rubber Anti Slip Circular Coaster. The combination of these three products can make many tasks easier and less painful. Tenura Silcone Rubber Jar Openers can make jar and container lids and tops much easier to remove. This product does this by create a strong anti slip grip around the lids and tops of containers, allowing you to form a strong, but comfortable grip without the need to apply a large amount of pressure which could cause discomfort or pain in joints. This product is particularly useful for those who suffer from Arthritis as it will help to reduce the pain and discomfort which would otherwise be present when trying to do tasks like opening and closing lids or turning taps on and off. Tenura Silicone Rubber Bottle Openers offer a similar non slip grip, but are designed to be used on much smaller items such as bottle tops or medicine containers. This will allow you to twist lids and caps off with ease, without any or as much discomfort as just using your hand. Bottle openers, like all of our products, is made from a non toxic silicone rubber which is non-toxic, and phthalate free, making it safe for use in almost every situation.Tenura Silicone Rubber Anti Slip Circular Coasters offer a strong non slip surface which can be used as a Mat or a coaster thanks to its size and shape. This product will ahere to a surface instantly, meaning it can be used right away. This material is perfect for resting bowls, plates and many other items on and will prevent unwanted movement. By combining Tenura jar or bottle openers with the Circular coaster, you can be sure of an effective way to remove tight or stiff lids and tops with a decreased chance of damage to yourself, the surroundings or spillages. Makes stiff lids and caps easier to twist open Relieves strain on muscles and joints Prevents plates, bowls, bottles, jars, and containers from sliding Opening bottle tops and caps Holds bowls, plates and food containers when dining Net weight (kg): 0.108Express Delivery AvailableSpecial PriceWas: £23.94Save: £15.00
- Spill Not Jar and Bottle Opener Item Code: MS33185Want it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.The Spill Not Jar and Bottle Opener is a highly cost-effective, versatile and invaluable kitchen aid that is suitable for one-handed use and can be used in conjunction with other jar and bottle openers if needed. This Spillnot features a lightweight, durable plastic construction that boasts three different sized cones, all of which are lined with a non-slip material to ensure a strong and secure grip. Easy to use, simply press a jar or bottle into the appropriately sized cone, it is then firmly gripped thus allowing the user to twist the lid with both hands. For maximum safety and security, the Spillnot Opener comes fitted with four non-slip feet on the underside. Features and Benefits: Highly cost effective Incredibly versatile Truly invaluable kitchen aid Non slip material grips jars and bottles securely Suitable for one handed use Deals with a very wide range of lids and tops Fitted with non-slip feet for maximum safety Specifications: Minimum lid diameter: 25mm (1") Maximum lid diameter: 100mm (4") Spill Not length: 190mm (7.5") Spill Not width: 130mm (5") Spill Not depth: 75mm (3") Spillnot weight: 500 gmsExpress Delivery Available£19.95 with VAT Relief
- Easi Grip General Purpose Knife Item Code: MS33029Want it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.This Easi Grip General Purpose Knife boasts a unique, ergonomic design that enables users with limited dexterity to easily grip the handle.Express Delivery Available£10.95 with VAT Relief
- Thermoskin Thermal Arthritic Gloves Item Code: PG22173These Large Thermoskin Thermal Arthritic Gloves are sold as a pair and anatomically shaped to provide good levels of comfort and all-around compression. They help to keep the hands warm and mobile but the finger ends are left open to enable the user to grip and feel things without restriction. By retaining heat the Thermoskin Thermal Arthritic Gloves help to ease pain often caused by arthritis. Grip is further enhanced by the specially textured outer fabric and the gloves also help to reduce the risk of repetitive strain injuries (RSI) in the hand. Fitted with a Velcro fastening ensures a snug fit and provides superior comfort and excellent compression. Please note for correct sizing, measure circumference of the hand around the knuckles.From £24.19 with VAT Relief
VAT relief for disabled people in a nut shell allows chronically sick or disabled people to buy eligible items at 0% VAT thus saving them money. Full information about VAT relief can be found on the HMRC website by clicking here.
I'm buying for someone else can I still claim VAT relief?
Yes you can, during the checkout process simply choose "I am ordering on behalf of someone else who is chronically sick or has a disabling condition" & fill it out with the details of the applicant. Its very simple to complete please don't worry!
Who is eligible for VAT relief?
To be eligible for VAT relief the government says you have to fit the following criteria,
Charities – simply provide your charity number.
A person is ‘chronically sick or disabled’ if he/she is a person:
- with a physical or mental impairment which has a long-term and substantial adverse effect upon his/her ability to carry out everyday activities;
- with a condition which the medical profession treats as a chronic sickness, such as diabetes; or
- Who is terminally ill.
Important Note: It does NOT include a frail elderly person who is otherwise able-bodied or any person who is only temporarily disabled or incapacitated, such as with a broken limb.
What proof do we need to provide?
In order to waive VAT on your purchase, the government requires a simple self declaration to be made as to the nature of your disability at the time of ordering. No proof of your disability need be shown to any party at any time.
Its very easy to claim VAT relief, all we need to know is the name, address & disability of the person the item is for & what there chronic sickness or disability is. We don’t need a doctor’s letter or any reference numbers.
Which Items are eligible?
VAT Exemption only applies to certain items; these are items which have been designed to be used by someone who is chronically sick or disabled. Examples of such products are Mobility Scooters, Wheelchairs, Bath Lifts & many more daily living aids.
Things to Remember
We do NOT decide if an item is or isn’t exempt & we don’t make any more or less money if we charge you VAT or we don’t charge you VAT.
If you do not complete the VAT exemption form, or you are not eligible for VAT relief, we are obliged to charge you VAT on the whole of your order.
If you fail to return any VAT exemption forms to us we WILL charge your card for the outstanding VAT.
Not all of our products are eligible for VAT relief, so we are obliged to charge VAT for those products even after you complete this form.
Visit HM Revenue & Customs VAT for disabled people section