Introducing our NEW Paediatric Section!
Posted by Francis Whitehead on November 10, 2023
We at Ability Superstore have been hard at work finding the best sensory aids, activities, and developmental tools for your little ones, and we’re pleased to announce that we are now stocking some fantastic products to help you and your children on a brand-new dedicated Paediatric section on our website!
You’ll be glad to know that Ability Superstore now has a wealth of products specifically for children, including some firm childhood favourites of ours.
Come and have a look for yourself and see our new additions below!
Autism Resource Kit
Whether home-schooling or in the classroom, a child on the autistic spectrum may not be able to truly thrive or express how they feel in an educational environment. Luckily this Autism Resource Kit has a wealth of help for both autistic children, as well as their parents, carers and teachers.
It features over 100 visual communication symbols that can help the child express how they’re feeling and progressing, which makes it all the easier for parents and teachers to make the next step.
Also included is the incredibly helpful book, “Hey, children on the autism spectrum can play too!”, written to support those working or living with children on the autism spectrum and provides great ideas to encourage them to play and interact.
ADHD Classroom & Home Kit
Similar to the Autism Resource Kit mentioned above is the ADHD Classroom & Home Kit. It aims to help children with ADHD “Stop & Think” and gives them pointers and tips on proper communication and social interaction in conversation.
It includes many visual communication symbols and a range of practical tools to support visual and kinaesthetic learners.
It also gives a wealth of resources in helping parents, carers and teachers know how a child is feeling in the classroom and includes the immensely useful book “Supporting ADHD: It’s Not All About Behaviour”, which provides practical ideas and suggestions to support those working or living with ADHD, creating a better understanding of the world from their viewpoint.
Spike the Fine Motor Hedgehog
Perfect for when little ones are in their early developmental stages, Spike the Fine Motor Hedgehog can help improve their fine motor skills as they return the chunky, peg-shaped 'quills' within the holes that mark his back!
The learning doesn't end there; Spike's multi-coloured quills lend themselves well to lessons in counting, sorting, and colour identification skills. Toddlers can arrange the quills by warm or cool colours or work on sequences and patterns by varying colours. They can also count the quills with the help of numbers on the hedgehog's back.
Spike the Fine Motor Hedgehog is available in many forms, check out our full range here!
Children's Ear Muffs
These reliable, high quality, premium Ear Muffs are perfect for any child with sensory issues.
Ear defenders have been proven to be beneficial for children with autism, ADHD, and sensory issues. They minimize noise and distraction and facilitate concentration when environments can be otherwise overstimulating.
You can be assured they can be worn comfortably for extended periods of time, as they are easily adjustable and can adapt to virtually any head shape. The faux leather cushioning ensures a cosy fit. Make your pick between blue, green, and pink today!
Pip and the Bag of Buddies
Explore the wonderful world of emotions and feelings with Pip and the Bag of Buddies! The set includes 2 bags of soft tactile emotions and a vibrant and colourful 32-page illustrated picture book.
Read along the book with your little one as a full set of soft, tactile emotion Buddies keep them company.
The 2 bags of emotion Buddies include: happiness, sadness, anger, anxiety, fear, jealously, excitement and calm.
Ocean Wave Projector
This Ocean Wave Projector never fails to make a calm and serene atmosphere in any room, displaying beautifully colourful ocean waves across a large scale.
This makes it ideal for calming sensory time with little ones, as well as bedtimes, with its inclusion of 4 relaxing sound beds. Its auto-shutoff functionality ensures it won’t be kept on through the night, saving energy.
Compact, colourful and calming, it can plunge any room underwater with 7 beautiful and dynamic visual effects.
Popoids Economy Set
A fun and retro childhood favourite of many are Tomy’s Popoids. These iconic sensory toys never go out of style, with the iconic bendy, poseable tubing and vibrant colours.
With Popoids, you can learn motor skills, improve dexterity and encourage creative thinking with your little one.
This set includes 70 different colourful pieces, from wheels to tubes to bodies, all uniquely interchangeable to make your own creations.
Finally, our greatest soft play addition yet is the Giant’s Causeway. Endless hours of fun can be had with these interchangeable and stackable platform pieces.
The pieces are colourful and vibrant, making it perfect for children to keep active and encourage creativity in the climbable combinations they can make.
A unique and impressive soft play product, this would make any child’s dreams come true!
Get in Touch
And that’s just some of the fantastic additions to our brand-new paediatric section! If you have any questions about the products mentioned above, please don’t hesitate to contact us. We will be more than happy to help you out!
And don’t forget to check out the whole section to see the full range!