Product case study

School Chair Foot Rest

Supporting children with restricted growth to feel comfortable in the classroom

Where to order
School Foot Rest product

The Challenge

Some children find that standard classroom chairs are unsuitable for their needs due to being shorter in stature.  Other children may find the footrest meets their needs for additional support for their feet when sitting.

They may not require the need of a specialist chair but their feet need adequate support to help reduce fatigue and/or offer assist transfer on and off of their chair.

The Outcome

The School Chair Foot Rests provide extra support to classroom chairs which children prefer to a specialised chair.

They have gone on to help even more than just children aged 4 – 14 years who have restricted growth (dwarfism), cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy or other neuromuscular conditions.

The feedback we have received has confirmed that the footrest is helpful in maintaining a stable seating position.

Benefits and Features

  • Adjustable height
  • Folds under chair to allow access for transfers and storage
  • Lab stool version available

Specifications and Guides

Fixes to chair with tubular legs from approx. 20mm to 22mm in diameter and with a leg span of approx. 360mm to 580mm
Width: approx. 340mm
Depth: approx. 160mm
Height: approx. 100mm to 175mm in 12mm steps
Weight: approx. 1.1kg

Where to order

You can order School Chair Foot Rests directly from us at Designability where we build them to order in our workshop.

£101.00 (excluding VAT) £121.20 (including VAT)

Carriage and packing is additional, and is at cost.

VAT Exemption: This product qualifies for VAT exemption. If you are eligible to claim VAT exemption we will send you a form to complete when you place your order.

Email us on sales@designability.org.uk

If you are a trade customer, please contact us for more information.