Sensory Nook is a revolutionary innovation transforming the wonderfully versatile Nook Pod meeting space into a mobile publicly accessible support unit for people with disability and special needs.
Sensory Nook is the product of a collaboration with sensory technology specialists AmbiSpace Ltd and the team behind the nook pod. The Nook is already an amazing emotionally intelligent workspace for one to one and group working. The sensory enhancements take it a step further to produce an encapsulated environment to positively influence mood, reduce challenging behaviour and lower anxiety levels. This is a highly inclusive adaptable space particularly effective for people with dyslexia and autism.
At 2000mm wide x 900mm deep x 1900mm high, the modular design of the Nook is the perfect platform for the seamless integration of accessible technology. Its portable nature means specialist sensory resources can be provided where space is at a premium or as a temporary inclusive provision at public events.
THE NEW SENSORY NOOK RANGE IS DESIGNED TO PROVIDE MOBILE SEN SUPPORT WHEN & WHERE YOU NEED IT
Sensory Nook is the Worlds first mobile refuge for special need support and personal wellbeing in busy environments by reducing noise and creating a sense of privacy without isolation. Added to this is a range of specialist equipment designed to positively influence the mood and behaviour of the occupants. This works to calm or stimulate people with sensory integration disabilities such as Autism, Dyslexia and Dementia to name but a few. It can help them cope with challenging environments, reduce anxiety levels before they reach meltdown and in so doing prevent challenging behaviour. The result of this is less exclusion and much greater opportunity to access experiences most people take for granted.
Sensory Nook – Inclusive
Sensory Nook Inclusive is a mobile multisensory pod designed to engage and calm individuals with special needs. The interactive and app controlled sensory elements ensure the experience can be adapted to meet individual needs for the most effective sensory support. Sensory Nook Inclusive is a wonderfully flexible sensory room alternative for short term public events or where space excludes the installation of a traditional sensory room. The mobile nature of Sensory Nook means the resource can be taken exactly where it is needed to support individuals exactly when they need it.
Sensory Nook – Plus
Sensory Nook Plus is an enhanced version of the original Sensory Nook Pod. It has easy clean robust play grade vinyl covered upholstery. It reduces external noise levels for respite and with the colour select lighting creates a comfortable calming space in busy public spaces. It is ideal for supporting Autism, ADHD, Dyslexia and Sensory Integration disabilities in cafeterias, restaurants, retail parks etc.
Sensory Nook – Light 1
This mobile sensory pod is fitted with interactive and tactile technology to support people with special needs. It has a fully controllable calming or stimulating effect. Integrated equipment includes an interactive infinity tunnel and Led Light tube for visual stimulation, calming and cause and effect responses, fibre optic tails with UV colour enhancement support visual impairment and provide a calming tactile element, fibre optic carpet fitted to the wall adds a relaxing starlight quality in a tactile format. A mirror panel helps to make the space appear larger and is a way for people with communication difficulties to observe and connect to the world indirectly giving a sense of security. The lilac coloured vinyl padded floor has a soothing effect for people on the autistic spectrum and is a strong, comfortable and hygienic material.
Sensory Nook – Light 2
Sensory Nook Light 2 has the same features as the Sensory Nook above but with an interactive LED light panel in place of the Infinity Tunnel for more active engagement. Sensory Nook Light is ideal for situations where people with disabilities need an active sensory distraction as well as the reduction of outside sensory stimulus. This model is particularly suited to large crowd sports and entertainment venues and shopping centres.
Sensory Nook – Escape
Public places can become overwhelming for people with special needs, particularly those on the autistic spectrum. This Sensory Nook provides a closed in space that gives a sense of security and calm. The comfortable padded base has gentle vibration built in for a soothing effect. UV lighting creates a calming glow while the walls and ceiling are covered with twinkling fibre optic carpet for a safe relaxing focus. There is an option to add doors or a mobile screen for greater enclosure. With the Bluetooth sound system playing it becomes an oasis of calm in which to escape and reduce anxiety levels before they reach crisis point.
Sensory Nook – Support
Sensory Nook – Double
The Sensory Nook Double is a high quality mobile sensory room. The double depth Sensory Nook Pod provides an enclosing space in which occupants can stretch out, engage on their own terms with the interactive sensory equipment or simply relax. It is a genuine sensory room alternative with the advantage of being portable.
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