Hydropool & Swim Spa at Willow Park
Hydropool & Swim Spa
Willow Park benefits from a Hydro Pool and Spa. The facilities include:
Access for wheelchairs
Hoists with adaptability to be used with either a sling or a custom chair
Wide steps and handrails
Comfortable temperatures for that relaxing feel
Surround sound music
Changing facilities boasting; changing beds, overhead hoists, showers and toilets
Sensory lighting with mood changing switches (swim spa only)
Jet pumps with seating areas (swim spa only)
Hourly checks by staff to ensure cleanliness and safety
Trained staff regularly check chlorine levels etc. to ensure a safe swimming experience.
The pools offer a unique opportunity for service users to experience freedom of movement, relief of joint pain or muscle spasms with the prospect of improving strength and balance in therapeutic surroundings. The benefit of the buoyancy of the water reduces joint loading, decreasing negative influences of poor balance and postural control.
The jets in the Spa help to relieve tension and fatigue in your lower back, hips, wrists, hands, thighs, calves and feet - fully controllable, ranging from a gentle touch to an invigorating muscle massage. For those who have suffered injuries, arthritis, spinal disorders and many other conditions, aquatic exercise and hydrotherapy can be one of the safest means of rehabilitation.