The Puffin Hydrotherapy Pool is fully wheelchair friendly from it's entrance and
reception area to it's changing rooms and pool. The pool has a hoist for helping
users to get in and out of the pool.
The pool has two main changing areas. Each area has one toilet suitable for all and
an adjustable changing bed. The changing rooms also has lockers to keep your belonging
safe while using the pool. There is also a decent sized showering area.
The warm pool can be used by mentally and physically disabled people to exercise
and improve their quality of life. Hydrotherapy also helps to speed recovery from
injury at work and sport and offers a great way of exercising and promoting good
Wouldn’t miss it for the world, it’s a friendly meeting place!
Water Temperature: The water is maintained at 34.5° which is optimal for therapeutic
benefit in many clinical conditions.
Buoyancy of the Water: The water takes the weight off aching backs and limbs giving
great pain relief. The buoyancy also gives wheelchair users a chance to discover
freedom from their chairs for a time.
The Physiotherapist’s: are available to asses and give you advice on appropriate
exercises to improve mobility, flexibility, strength and help relieve pain.
Therapeutic Atmosphere: Allows clients to perform relaxation exercises in a friendly
quiet location or just unwind for a while.