Rifton Prone Standers

A small boy leans forward in a Rifton Prone stander without a tray, while his caregiver puts her arm around himEmpowers the user to participate at eye-level to peers for social interaction

Rifton Prone Standers open up their world to encourage social interaction. Clients will experience the world more fully and put themselves in position to increase muscle tone. Prone Standers provide anterior support and stability while encouraging weight-bearing and use of both hands and arms. Rifton Prone Standers are “growable”, fully adjustable as clients develop their skills.

A small boy waves for the camera while standing in a Rifton Prone standerTherapeutic benefits of standing:

  • Provides comfortable hip alignment
  • Provides stretch to reduce risk of lower extremity contractures
  • Builds head control
  • Tones lower-body muscles

Benefits of using the Rifton Prone Stander:

  • Adjustments are easy to make
  • Optional accessories are helpful for therapists when fitting the supports to meet a client’s needs
  • Calibrated angle adjustment positions the client from 0 to 85°
  • Positioned upright, the Prone Stander’s footboard is near floor level for easier transfers