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Turning 60 is a milestone worth marking, a cause for celebrating and that is what we will be doing in 2015.

The very first Original Helping Hand was made in 1955 – finely crafted out of wood and plastic, and in the first year they were sold for the princely sum of 12 shillings and sixpence. These were life-long investments to support living at home, which some of our customers have cherished for 3 decades or more.

Since then we have made over 12 million reachers and developed a range of other equipment & services to help people live independently, comfortably and safely at home; developed the practice of 24 hour postural care and support local authorities, businesses, community groups and schools keep the countryside clean, green and tidy with award winning campaigns, litter clearance tools and systems.

Over the last 60 years we have made countless advances in new product innovation; expanded manufacturing facilities to over 80,000 square feet with automated injection moulding, metal fabrication, vacuum forming for industries including automotive & agriculture; offices in Holland, Germany and USA and through corporate office in the UK, servicing customers in over 30 countries worldwide.

We have forged new friends of all ages from around the globe - including royal and celebrity users, and remain committed to delivering old fashioned quality service, friendly advice, specialist knowledge, and above all, strive to treat our customers’ satisfaction as our number one priority.

Thank you to all our colleagues, customers and suppliers who have supported us in this journey.

Posted: 23 February 2015
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