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SnoekieActive

Our SnoekieActive is an upright wheeler designed to provide children with all the benefits of supported standing in a device that they can also independently self-propel with. Supported standing assists with controlling severe muscle stiffness, spasms and uncontrolled movements and is a great way for children to interact with their peers.

A Snoekie Active forms an important part of a 24-hour therapeutic posture management programme.

 

BENEFITS OF USING A SNOEKIE ACTIVE
  • Promotes the healthy growth and development of legs and spine.
  • Strengthens the hip joints and reduces the risk of hip dislocation.
  • Maintains hip, knee and ankle joint range and prevents contractures.
  • Maintains the length of lower limb muscles and helps to prevent spasms.
  • Strengthens lower limbs.
  • Prevents pressure sores by providing different positions for the child.
  • Improves digestion.
  • Supported positions that encourages participation in fine motor activities

The SnoekieActive comes with a range of seat accessory and mobility base options.

Click to view and select the options most suitable for your needs.

Features

Prone Positioning

The supported prone position is perfect for propelling and engaging in interactive play.

Securing Straps

The straps can be adjusted to provide a snug fit around the child’s body to help in maintaining the correct posture.

Adjustable Tilt

The lockable tilt can effortlessly adjust through a range of angles allowing for gradual adjustment to slowly build the child’s standing tolerance and endurance.

Wheels

Large wheels, 24” on size Baby and Small and 26” on size Medium, enable easy manoeuvrability over obstacles

Body Supports

These posture supports can be flexed open or closed to provide a snug secure fit around the user’s trunk and pelvis. Quick height adjustment allows the supports to be fixed at the correct position.

Knee Support

A shaped soft foam support with positioning strap provides good alignment and stability of the legs.

Footrest

A height and depth adjustable footrest stabilises the user’s feet and helps to maintain alignment.

Posture Tray (Optional Extra)

The Snoekie can be fitted with a spacious posture tray, which is perfect as a surface for various activities while in a standing posture.

Anti-Tipper Wheels (Optional Extra)

Anti-tippers can be ordered to fit on the front of the Snoekie to provide

 

Seating System

Baby

Small

Medium

Height Adjustment
(footrest to chest)
450mm – 550mm 550mm – 650mm 650mm – 680mm
Wheel Diameter 24” 24” 26”
Distance between top
of pushrims
n/a 490mm n/a
Tilt angle adjustment
from vertical
– 40° – 40° – 30°

 

 

Download the SnoekieActive brochure here.

 

Warranty and Terms & Conditions information

 

Shonaquip limited 1 (one) year warranty

  • All Shonaquip devices are warranted against defects in material and workmanship for 1 (one) year from the date of delivery to you. Please retain original packaging for the warranty period.
  • Appropriate arrangements must be made for all devices returned for warranty repair prior to return and be marked clearly on the return packaging. Shonaquip strongly recommends all devices to be returned in its original packaging.

Limitation of Warranty

  • Warranties are null and void if you are found to be misusing or abusing the device, while under warranty.
  • The warranty does not apply to any part of a device that has been installed, altered, repaired or misused in any way that, in the opinion of Shonaquip, would affect the reliability or detracts from the performance of any part of the device; or is damaged as a result of use in a way or with equipment that had not been previously approved by Shonaquip.
  • The warranty does not apply to any device or parts thereof where the serial number or the serial number of its parts has been altered, defaced or removed.
  • The warranty does not cover damage or loss incurred in transportation of the product.
  • The warranty does not cover replacement of parts or repairs necessitated by loss or damage from any cause beyond the control of Shonaquip, such as lighting or other natural and weather related events or wartime environments.

Returns

  • You may return an unsafe or defective device within 6 (six) months of purchase and request a repair, replacement or refund provided that the device has not been altered in any manner whatsoever.
  • On delivery of custom made devices you are entitled to inspect the device. If, on this initial inspection, you find that the device does not reasonably conform to the specifications of your order then you may (i) refuse delivery, (ii) receive a full refund, and (iii) cancel without penalty. You will, however, not be entitled to return the device for the aforementioned reasons if the device, after having been supplied to you, has been partially or entirely disassembled, altered, added or combined with other goods or property.
  • Appropriate arrangements should be made with Shonaquip to the return the device.
  • Shipping / delivery charges will be subtracted from the refund.
  • Please contact your local or nearest Shonaquip branch to make the appropriate arrangements for the return.
  • Please supply the Shonaquip invoice when requesting a return

Tax and Disability

Did you know that as a person or as a spouse or parent of a child with a disability you may qualify for tax benefits.   Contact us to find out more.

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Size & Specifications

Seating System

Baby

Small

Medium

Height Adjustment
(footrest to chest)
450mm – 550mm 550mm – 650mm 650mm – 680mm
Wheel Diameter 24” 24” 26”
Distance between top
of pushrims
n/a 490mm n/a
Tilt angle adjustment
from vertical
– 40° – 40° – 30°
Downloads

Download the SnoekieActive Brochure. Click here.

Warranty plus Terms & Conditions

 

Warranty and Terms & Conditions information

 

Shonaquip limited 1 (one) year warranty

  • All Shonaquip devices are warranted against defects in material and workmanship for 1 (one) year from the date of delivery to you. Please retain original packaging for the warranty period.
  • Appropriate arrangements must be made for all devices returned for warranty repair prior to return and be marked clearly on the return packaging. Shonaquip strongly recommends all devices to be returned in its original packaging.

Limitation of Warranty

  • Warranties are null and void if you are found to be misusing or abusing the device, while under warranty.
  • The warranty does not apply to any part of a device that has been installed, altered, repaired or misused in any way that, in the opinion of Shonaquip, would affect the reliability or detracts from the performance of any part of the device; or is damaged as a result of use in a way or with equipment that had not been previously approved by Shonaquip.
  • The warranty does not apply to any device or parts thereof where the serial number or the serial number of its parts has been altered, defaced or removed.
  • The warranty does not cover damage or loss incurred in transportation of the product.
  • The warranty does not cover replacement of parts or repairs necessitated by loss or damage from any cause beyond the control of Shonaquip, such as lighting or other natural and weather related events or wartime environments.

Returns

  • You may return an unsafe or defective device within 6 (six) months of purchase and request a repair, replacement or refund provided that the device has not been altered in any manner whatsoever.
  • On delivery of custom made devices you are entitled to inspect the device. If, on this initial inspection, you find that the device does not reasonably conform to the specifications of your order then you may (i) refuse delivery, (ii) receive a full refund, and (iii) cancel without penalty. You will, however, not be entitled to return the device for the aforementioned reasons if the device, after having been supplied to you, has been partially or entirely disassembled, altered, added or combined with other goods or property.
  • Appropriate arrangements should be made with Shonaquip to the return the device.
  • Shipping / delivery charges will be subtracted from the refund.
  • Please contact your local or nearest Shonaquip branch to make the appropriate arrangements for the return.
  • Please supply the Shonaquip invoice when requesting a return

Tax and Disability

Did you know that as a person or as a spouse or parent of a child with a disability you may qualify for tax benefits.   Contact us to find out more.

 

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