It is not always easy to find suitable clothing for children with special needs. Here is an overview of some types of clothing we have found. Please send us an email if you don’t find what you are looking for here – we are always happy to try and help you track down elusive items.
Plastic pants (left) are available in sizes to fit children, teenagers and adults. They are available in a range of bright colours and pretty patterns, as well as the traditional white or see-through. May be used with disposables or washable terry-towelling reusable
Parents of incontinent children who like to swim may be interested to know that it is possible to buy special swimwear (right) for boys and girls of all ages and up to adult sizes.
A delightful range of childrens’ shoes with a ‘squeak’ when they are walked in – originally designed to encourage blind children to walk, have proved very popular with all sorts of kids!
Trousers (left) that are elasticated or side fastening may be easier to put on and off.
Jumpsuits (right) in a range of colours with easy front popper fastenings.