As a child or young person with SEND moves into adulthood, they will likely be interested in having a bit more independence on a day to day basis. Approaching adulthood can be a good time to think of what will help support this. Equipment and technology can help to support you or those you care for to manage day to day tasks. It can help maintain independence, build confidence, and peace of mind.
Equipment and technology can range from a simple device to turn on a tap to stairlifts and high tech monitoring systems. Some things can be standard equipment with a helpful feature, for example an electric tin opener. Information about the different types of equipment in the Coventry Information Directory.
Within Coventry we have a range of Telecare options (a form of assistive technology) which could assist should assist you in living more independently.