Standing frames explained

What is a standing frame?

A standing frame is a piece of assistive technology which supports your child in a standing position.

Why stand?

Standing is part of everyday life and your child is no different. Using a standing frame can improve your child’s quality of life in many ways.

Standing frame benefits for your child with CP.

What about special shoes? 

Equipment designed to support standing is called orthotics. Your child may need support to help with weight bearing through their ankle joints. Speak to a therapist about this.  

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