Due to Covid-19 our equipment and demonstration centre at the Motex building, Winterstoke Road, Weston-super-Mare, is open by appointment only. Please phone to make an appointment.
Our Equipment & Demonstration Centre at Motex in Weston super Mare opened in December 2013. The centre is closed on a Monday, you can visit on Tuesday to Friday, from 10am-4pm to see and try equipment.
The Centre showcase various bathing displays, shower units, raised-level kitchens, a variety of stairlifts all of which you can try plus a fully working through-floor lift. On display are adapted living rooms, bedrooms, riser recliner chairs and adjustable beds for you to view and try.
The Centre also has a selection of assistive technology gadgets for you to test. We are happy to order items for you if you wish to purchase any items. We can offer personal advice and help on what equipment is best for you by talking to our knowledgeable occupational therapy staff (appointment necessary). For further information please call the Centre directly on 01275 888 804.
Monday - CLOSED
Tuesday - Friday 10am - 4pm
North Somerset Council residents are able to carry out a self-assessment to enable them to find out about products that make daily living easier. Click on the green box below to start your assessment. The Equipment and Demonstration Centre can support you if you would like help with purchasing any products that are suggested.
You can use the AskSARA online self-assessment tool to find useful information about products that make daily living easier.
AskSARA is free and easy to use. Simply choose which subject you would like help and support with and then answer some questions about yourself and your environment. AskSARA will then give you a personalised report providing:
• Ideas and tips about ways to make your life easier;
• Details of products that might help you, and where to get them; and
• Contacts for more information and further help if needed.