Designed to aid in floor sitting and to add extra support whilst sitting on a chair. This simple, portable and versatile sensory stimulating product is the perfect aid to enable participation in everyday activities with comfort, support and ease.

To accompany all ages, abilities and needs, R82 have designed a sensory stimulating seat that the whole family can enjoy.

The R82 Scallop is available in 4 sizes, 2 styles and 4 colours that are reversible.

R82 Scallop 2 in 1

The Scallop allows users to move while being seated and supported. It provides stability without preventing movement and can be used in two different ways:

  • Floor sitting
  • Attached to a chair

Whichever way you choose to use your Scallop it enables participation in everyday activities. The smooth rocking and hug like feeling make for a calm and peaceful seating experience. Benefits range from better focus, less fidgeting, increased eye contact, improved concentration and all around better sitting on the ground and in a chair.

Benefits for the user

  • Enables long sitting
  • Enables user to sit on a chair
  • Prevents the user sitting in ‘W’ position
  • Provides tactile stimulation
  • Improved seating alignment
  • Postural control in the lower back
  • Good for early intervention
  • The way the shell folds around the users torso gives a sense of security to the user
  • Stimulates balance without preventing movement
  • Encourages active participation as well as concentration

Suitable for children with:

The Scallop is suitable for children with GMFCS level 1-3, children who require a little extra help while floor sitting or sitting on a chair. This product is also great for children with learning or behavioural disorders as it provides tactile stimulation which helps to reassure the child and enable them to relax and concentrate while using the product.

  • CP (GMFCS level 1-3)
  • Muscular dystrophy
  • Spina Bifida
  • Other syndromes with need for some support around the pelvis/trunk
  • Down’s syndrome
  • Autism
  • Other learning disabilities and behavioural disorders

For more information, or to order your R82 Scallop online, please visit the NEW R82 webshop

R82 UK Ltd is an Etac Group company supplying R82, Etac, Molift, Immedia and Convaid branded products in the UK and Ireland from a head office base in Halesowen, Birmingham. The extensive range of high quality assistive products for disabled children and adults includes wheelchairs, buggies, standing, walking, toileting and bathing aids as well as manual and mechanical transfer aids. Sales and distribution of these products is supported with service and repair back up from a base in Basingstoke. 

The parent company Etac AB is based in Stockholm, Sweden with manufacturing sites across Scandinavia. The Etac Group has a truly global reach with further subsidiary companies in the USA, Europe, Far East and Australia. The most recent acquisition of US buggy manufacturer Convaid has further strengthened the Etac Group’s product portfolio worldwide.