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The Protac GroundMe is a sense-stimulating foot cushion

The Protac GroundMe eases restless legs syndrome, hyperactivity and difficulty concentrating. it stimulates the sense of touch as well as the muscle and joint position senses, sharpening concentration and promoting better learning. Provides calm and a sense of connection.

Protac GroundMe is a dynamic footstool and cushion for children, adults and the elderly who, due to mental and motor restlessness, find it difficult to sit still and concentrate for longer periods of time. It stimulates the sense of touch and the muscle-joint sense and contributes to calm and concentration, as well as improved learning for any user in an educational setting.

It stabilises the feet and improves posture when used as a footrest. The Protac balls inside the top layer of the cushion stimulate the feet, providing relief for restless legs. The foot cushion can be used when working, eating or relaxing.

As a floor cushion for young children, the pressure and movement of the balls promote calmness and focus. Therapists and specialists use the foot cushion as an aid for motor skill training. For example, it can be used as part of a motor skills obstacle course that challenges and trains balance and coordination.

Comes in two sizes and 5 colours and is supplied with an individual storage bag.

  • Adults, the elderly, children and youths
  • Sitting and as a footrest
  • Both children and adults, and alleviates balance problems, learning disabilities and physical unrest.
  • Those suffering from ADHD and autism helping with relaxation and concentration. Children with ADHD and autism in particular benefit from using the cushion to reach the ground with their feet when sitting on a chair, creating calm in the body to allow them to concentrate on school work.
  • Sufferers of a range of development problems, sensory problems, deaf/blindness and to create enhanced sensory stimuli in the body.
  • Elderly sufferers of restless legs syndrome. The movement of the feet over the balls gives multiple sensory stimulations, providing more feeling in the feet.
  • Care homes, hospitals, hospices, charities, day centres, schools and special schools, psychiatric departments, waiting rooms, sensory rooms, treatment and therapy rooms as well as in people’s homes.

The Protac GroundMe cushions were developed to help sufferers of function impairment. It can be used as a seat or as a foot rest.

It has a foam bottom and sits sturdily on all surfaces. The upper layer is a pocket of loose Protac balls beneath an elastic top cover. Carrying straps make it easy to take the cushion around with you. It can also be hung up when not in use. It also comes with a non-woven storage bag for protection against damp and dirt.

It is available five colours and in two different heights 10 cm and 20 cm. The 20cm high cushion is most suitable as a floor cushion.

The Protac GroundMe can be washed in line with the cleaning instructions in the user manual. There are five choices of colour as shown; Aqua Blue, Black, Dark Grey, Dusty Green, Lime Green.

 

There are two sizes of cushion 20cm and 10cm heights. Please note that the Sensit chairs come with the option of purchasing a separate Pouffe. This can also be used for seating sensory stimuli.