Harlem Porter

Designed by Repose for the daily comfort and care of Huntington’s


Every aspect of the Harlem Porter has been engineered to provide a comforting feeling of safety and security, from the high arm design to the wheeled footplate, to the robust construction; each element of the design is tailored to support conditions associated with severe or involuntary movement.



  • Independent backrest recline - adjusted from a lever on the push handle the back can be reclined in a range of restful positions, 95 to 120 degree range.

  • Seat angle adjustment - with a range of 15 degrees, for comfort and to reduce the risk of an individual falling out of the chair due to severe involuntary movements

  • Seat depth adjustment - changeable seat depth to fit the chair to the client using the lever on the back of the chair.

  • Sliding footplate with a central castor that provides for maximum stability.

  • A choice of four removable pressure management seat cushions.

  • A choice of six removable and interchangeable back cushion styles for different, and changing postural needs.

  • Optional leg block.

Suitable For

Considered users, those who require:

  • Support with conditions associated with severe or involuntary movements, such as Huntington's

  • Postural support

  • Pressure care management



  • Adapt the chair for any size or shape of individual with interchangeable waterfall or lateral back cushions.

  • Support different postural requirements and positions with alternative and additional lower and upper back and neck cushions.

  • For ease of cleaning and replacement all seat and back cushions are removable and have removable cushion covers.

  • Control infections by choosing from our range of healthcare grade fabrics.

  • Four heavy duty lockable castors.

  • D-rings as standard to fit a padded seat belt.

  • Optional leg block – to rest the legs in comfort while sitting. Also available are arm covers, a head cushion cover and honeycomb gel in the leg and arm rests and a lap strap with pad.ning purposes. 


Fabric Options

All fabrics are Waterproof, Anti-MRSA, Anti-bacterial, Anti-fungal, Crib 5 and bleach cleanable and all cushions and cushion covers are removable for cleaning purposes. Large range of health fabrics available:

  • Boltaflex Vinyl – various designs and colours Valencia Vinyl – various colours Panvelle Stretch Plain – various colours Panatech Inner – various colours VP Inner – Blue, Black, Green, Beige and Red.




Size Guide

The Harlem Porter has a weight limit of 127kg as standard.