Care Sector Supplies

Here at Thistle Help, we not only provide mobility equipment for the general public, but we also supply to the care sector, including care homes, nursing homes, residential units, supported living facilities and hospices.

Wide Range of Care Sector Equipment

Our mission is to help you provide the people you care for with the best possible equipment for their needs, creating a functional environment for them to live in confidently and securely.

We offer a variety of equipment from leading manufacturers who we can rely on for quality and service.

  • What we supply:
  • Profiling Beds
  • Pressure Care Mattresses and Cushions
  • Moving & Handling Equipment
  • Hoisting Slings
  • Careflex Specialist Seating
  • Manual & Power Wheelchairs
  • Bathing & Showering Equipment
  • Various other Care Sector products including bed bumpers, clothing protectors and much more.

If you are looking for a product in particular, please call Laura Hays or Adele Taylor on 01294 277074 for further information.

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Careflex Specialist Seating Assessments

The Careflex range of specialist seating balances the four key areas when choosing a chair: comfort, independence, posture control, and pressure relief.

The chairs have been classified into three seating levels based on an individual’s level of need and the complexity of the chair required. These are mild, moderate and complex

Why Choose Careflex seating?

  • We can customise our products to meet the needs of the customer with our tailored seating solutions service
  • Our unique CareFlex WaterCell Technology® provides a reliable and continuous pressure relieving solution for people at medium to high risk of pressure injury.
  • Compassionate and professional assessments that are focused on the needs of the customer.
  • Peace of mind with our Life Time Warranty on the frames.
  • CareFlex craftsmanship ensures that our products are built to last. See where the magic all happens in our factory
  • Our Express Service means that we have a range of chairs that can be dispatched within 5-10 working days.

Thistle Help can visit your care facility or residential address to carry out an assessment for the individual. Please call Laura Hays on 01294 277074 for further information.

Loler Testing & Maintenance

We understand that moving & handling equipment needs to meet legal care industry requirements. We are pleased to offer Loler Inspection and maintenance contracts at Thistle Help which are carried out by our trained service engineers.

Our servicing and maintenance contracts cover all equipment including:

  • Mobile Hoists
  • Tracking Hoists
  • Change Beds
  • Baths
  • Scales
  • Slings

A signed report and LOLER test certificate will be given after each inspection, so you know exactly what has been done to your equipment and why. 

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The Benefits of a Maintenance Contract

Some of the benefits of having a servicing contract with Thistle Help include:

  • Fixed reduced rates on labour costs
  • Fixed reduced rates on call-out charges
  • Rest assured you’re equipment meets legal requirements 
  • Keep your patients/customers safe with reliable equipment

If you are interested in our Loler contracts, please get in touch with Laura Hays on 01294 277074 or you can email

Get In Touch

Our Care Sector Account Manager Laura will look after your requirements for care equipment. Alongside our helpful team, she will ensure you receive prompt and efficient service when ordering equipment.

You can call her on 01294 277074 or email her for further information.

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