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Adaptive seating for the classroom - Be focus and engaged using mobility chairs for classrooms

Specialized seating, also known as adaptive seating, is designed to support and position people living with physical limitations. EMP Living’s adaptive seating solutions aim to improve comfort and function for students by offering an alternative to typical chairs. Our seating devices facilitate inclusion and enhance the  learning experience for children.

Designed by physical therapists, our adaptive seating systems are among the most advanced active seating chairs available today. Any person living with mobility restrictions or difficulties has the opportunity to learn in inclusive classrooms with EMP Living’s mobility chairs.

High quality, professionally developed adaptive chair options for classrooms.

Why choose EMP Living mobility equipment for your classroom?

Functional design

REAL Chairs are visually appealing and functional. They are designed for users with physical limitations so they can do more independently, longer and safely. They can help with completing tasks independently and include features such as electric powered adjustable height and tilt, customized cushions, and a safety brake for enhanced security. All of the elements combine to improve the user’s independence, safety and comfort.

Powered control

REAL chairs are electrically powered, allowing the chairès position to be adjusted simply and securely. Powered functions include the safety brake, seat tilt, seat height and backrest. The electric power guarantees smooth and precise adjustments, making it simple and easy for children to attain the ideal posture and support they need.

Easy to use

The small, sleek frames of REAL chairs allow them to be used in almost any environment without the need for room modifications. These chairs can be used in classrooms and can fit through standard doorways. The small size makes it easy to move the chair from one area to another, preserving the user’s autonomy and mobility at school.


REAL adaptive seats are designed for safety. They include a braking system that stops the chair from moving. Our safety brake gives the user confidence and stability, allowing them to use their chair without fear.

Modular design

School settings can often be a challenging environment for students living with limitations.  REAL chairs are modular and custom built for each user. A wide selection of accessories are available including seat belts, harnesses, trunk supports, calf supports, leg dividers, and leg supports which can be easily added or removed.   If we don’t have what you are looking for, we can usually find a customized solution.

 We are dedicated to offering a modular seating system that meets your needs in a learning environment.

Multiple chairs in one

REAL chairs are versatile, adaptable modular seating systems that can be used for a variety of purposes, including adaptive seating, powered hi-lo chairs, standing support chairs, physical therapy chairs, rehabilitation chairs, transfer chairs, lift chairs, and many more. These chairs are designed to meet the unique needs of individuals with physical limitations, providing support and assistance in school.

How can EMP Living adaptive seating help people with limitations succeed in a learning environment?

Adaptive seating, such as an EMP Living Adaptive Chair, can make a significant difference in the lives of students with mobility limitations. These specialized chairs are designed to provide support and positioning to help individuals accomplish everyday learning activities in a classroom. An adaptive chair for classrooms can be a valuable tool in helping you to maintain your independence and improve your learning experience.

We offer the largest variety of adaptive chairs and special needs activity chairs. We manufacture our components and chairs in-house and adhere to strict manufacturing standards. Our mobility chairs can help you with your daily activities, regardless of the  functional health problem that limits your movement. We understand that each individual has unique needs and preferences, so we offer a variety of different models to choose from. Our adaptive seating systems are designed to support people with a comprehensive range of health issues and can be tailored to meet your specific requirements.

Alternative seating options are available for students to improve the quality of their learning experiences.

Quality of life can be richly enhanced with the aid of an EMP Living adaptive chairs. By addressing your specific needs, our adaptive seating for classrooms offers an alternative to traditional seating, which creates more inclusive classrooms. Armed with the right adaptive equipment, a student’s progress can be significantly improved by providing access to tools that allow them to handle more challenging tasks. 

EMP Living’s adaptive seating for classroom

We offer three models of adaptive chairs which can be customized for individuals with diverse special needs. We have a model that will work for you, whether you require a chair with an integrated headrest or one that can be adjusted to precisely fit your body size and shape. These chairs come complete with flexible seating options that respond to students’ needs in their learning environments. 

The REAL Adult mobility device

Our adaptive seating equipment for adults is practical and functional. It is an aid designed to help you be more independent. Our chairs facilitate ease of movement by helping you perform daily activities at home and work. It is not just an adaptive chair – it is a hi-low chair, activity chair, standing support chair, lift chair, transfer chair, therapy chair, rehabilitation chair, elevator chair, dynamic chair, riser chair, and much more.

The REAL Child mobility device

Our children’s chairs help foster an inclusive environment that focuses on empowerment for children experiencing mobility issues. Our specialized equipment helps children gain control over mobility problems. Instead of being confined to one desk at school or needing help to move around, children can operate our chairs by themselves and move them anywhere they want. This offers an ideal opportunity for children to develop their social skills and navigate themselves more easily in a challenging environment.

At school, our chairs can help students circulate, play with their friends, and be more independent. In the classroom, they encourage participation, facilitating in-class tasks such as writing, reading, and teamwork exercises. The design goes way beyond the classroom – it is an essential tool for daily life. The chair is designed to fit in wherever it is used.

By enabling the correct positioning, adaptive seating offers an amazing alternative chair that promotes student success. Contact us to learn more about our adaptive seating for classrooms, and to inquire about how we can help design a chair perfectly suited to your child's needs.

The REAL Big & Heavy mobility device

Our bariatric chair for heavy users. The REAL Big & Heavy is designed to be functional and assist users with a variety of needs. It is an aid that is designed to help you be more independent by helping with daily activities at home and work. The height control, safety brake, and Ergomedic Seating System are designed to help you do more activities, and to complete them independently, safely and comfortably.  Built with a reinforced frame, seat and backest, the REAL Big & Heavy has a weight limit of 605 lbs.

The REAL lift chair

Our REAL adaptive lift chair is equipped with electric height controls that allows the chair to go up and down while the user is sitting. It also features seat tilt control and four-inch caster wheels that can move in all directions. The REAL Lift adaptive lift chair can be used at the kitchen table or at a desk, and in the family room or bedroom. It’s useful anywhere you need to sit or stand. The large wheels make it easy to move the chair from one room to the next, and the REAL Lift chair fits easily through doorways. It caters to a variety of users’ needs by enabling the transition from sitting to standing. That’s how it earned the lift chair name.

Before making a purchase, we advise customers to speak with a healthcare expert. Adaptive seating is often prescribed by a therapist or doctor and selected to meet the unique needs of each individual.

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