Wheelchair Backrests

The primary goal of a wheelchair backrest is to provide the user with a superior sense of stability and comfort. Not only is a backrest in a wheelchair paramount to providing you with support and reducing fatigue, but more importantly it is core to the functionality and ease of use of your wheelchair in general. Our extensive specialty range of wheelchair backrests are created to meet your exact needs.

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Adapta Back Support

Supporting complex postures through adaptive Profile Curvature System.

The Adapta Back Support meets the needs of wheelchair users with complex postural presentations including anterior pelvic
Spex Standard Lateral Head Support

One-piece lateral head support solution for moderate head positioning needs.

The Standard Lateral Head Support, has been designed to meet moderate head positioning needs. It
Spex Extended Lateral Head Support

One-piece lateral head support solution for complex head positioning needs.

The Extended Lateral Head Support, has been designed to meet complex head positioning needs specifically
Spex Contour Head Support

Contoured shaped pad for superior occipital and suboccipital support.

The Contour Head Support provides superior comfort and lateral protection. Anatomical surface shaping follows the natural
Spex Comfort Head Support

General use head support pad suited for transit and travel.

The Comfort Head Support provides a comfortable contoured posterior support for the head. This is
Spex Adjustable Lateral Head Support

A superior adjustable lateral head control system with individualised ‘tuning’.

The Adjustable Lateral Head Support offers flexibility to adjust external lateral supports, enabling these to
Spex Circle Head Support

Unique minimal head support providing direct posterior support for users with good head control.

The Spex Circle Head Support features a minimal and discreet shape
Spex Comfi Back Support
The Comfi Back Support is a simplistic and affordable solution to basic contouring needs, designed to counter skin breakdown issues and increase air flow.
Optima Armadillo Back
The Optima Armadillo wheelchair backrest is a three section modular shell designed to adjust to the users spine.
Optima CF FHT PC Back (FM HW)
The Optima Carbon Fibre FHT PC (FM HW) wheelchair backrest features a fixed back height of 23cm with a depth adjustable deep thoracic contour
Optima Carbon Fiber FHT PC Back
The Optima Carbon Fibre FHT PC wheelchair backrest features a fixed back height of 23cm with a depth adjustable deep throracic contour between 14-18cm.

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We believe that Active Rehab is a life-enabler. We help you to to live the life you want to live. This is our purpose, or reason for being. We are not just here to sell equipment, we are here to help you live your life.

“So happy with the service and support received from Kelvin and the team at Active Rehab! My son has the best chance of achieving all his goals now!”Jess Eastaugh – Parent

“Charlie is very excited to have her wheelchair. Thanks Active!”Charlie’s Mum

“I would recommend Active Rehab to anyone because of customer service, and products, that makes our son comfortable and secure.”Kara – Parent

Active Rehab have been WONDERFUL! Right from Kelvin helping with the trial, to Malcolm’s help with the final fit.Claire, Melbourne Victoria

“Harry was so excited to receive his little wave today. Zooming everywhere and cornering like a pro! Thanks Team!❤”Katie Bertram, Parent, Stawell

Attending a Zoom meeting for an equipment trial with Darryl. It worked super well using the tablet and phone with myself on the other end. The way I was shown around the equipment was great, felt like I was there. Thank you…Laura Kinnersly, Occupational therapist