Who We Are

Specialising in Aids to Daily Living – homecare products to help maintain your independence and dignity.  Brilliant products for around the home, giving you confidence to make every day more comfortable. In other words, the help you need to make life easier when you need it most. ADL Essentials is a division of The Helping Hand Company.

We have developed a range of high quality, dependable products designed to reduce effort and frustration. British made, the choice of healthcare professionals direct to you.

Are you looking after a relative, friend or neighbour? Our aids are not just for elderly or disabled; perfect if you are recovering from a fall, for instance, or after surgery. Similarly, living with living with a long term medical condition; for example Arthritis, Stroke or Parkinson’s Disease. We are driven by a passion to make a positive difference in people’s lives.

Recovery at home

We have over 50 years experience working with professionals across the Healthcare sector, so you can trust our specialist knowledge to understand your specific needs and how best to help you.

Our Aids to Daily Living are designed to enhance independent daily living. Reaching and dressing to start the day, avoiding slips, trips and falls in the bathroom and helping you move safely around your home. Giving you the confidence to make every day more comfortable.

We’re Here For You

With such a wide selection of disability aids and mobility equipment available it can be hard to choose what is right for you or a family member.

Therefore, we have included all you need to know about each of our products. This includes simple ‘how to use’ instructions and videos. In addition, we also have a new guide section packed with free advice and tips.

If you have any questions or prefer to talk, call our friendly team on 01531 635378 for free professional support and impartial advice. Above all, we will always have your best interests at heart.


It is our privilege to share our knowledge and offer advice to those who may now know what they need. Our expertise ranges from night time positioning, sitting, standing or maintaining our independence to live at home for longer. NHS approved, working alongside Healthcare professionals to meet rehab goals, support body function, comfort and quality of living.

We are also very passionate about preserving our planet, therefore we have a dedicated Environmental division, with expertise working together with Local authorities, waste contractors, environmental charities and a growing army of volunteers.

Our own in-house research & development team have a passion for solving problems and the perseverance it takes to bringing winning innovations.

Award Winning

The Helping Hand Company is delighted to announce we’ve been honoured with a Queen’s Award for International Trade for 2019. A huge thanks to all our staff, customers and partners who have helped to make this possible.

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