Weighted Vests, Blankets and Other Therapy Products for Those with Special Needs 

Calming Kids is an Australian owned and operated business located in Perth Western Australia dedicated to helping children and adults with special needs. All of our products are carefully designed with the guidance and support of registered Occupational Therapists and Physiotherapists. All of our products are manufactured with care using the best quality materials.  We also manufacture several customised weighted products for both wholesale and retail clients such as weighted vests, weighted wrist cuffs and more. 
We would like to thank all our customers and our distributors for their support over the years. Your input, feedback and inspiring stories regarding how our products have helped you and your children has made it all worthwhile for us. For more details about how we came to be involved in selling and manufacturing therapy products for those with special needs, please take the time to read our About Us page. 

Our Products

We have a wide range of products available for you to help the people with special needs in your life. To view and purchase our products please visit our Calming Kids Store.

Weighted Blankets 

Weighted Blankets have been found to help restless children to sleep easier.  They are also very useful with the guidance of an Occupational Therapist for children with Sensory Integration Dysfunction, and found to help the child stay focused, alert, calm and organised. They can also help adults and the elderly who sleep better with blankets but find it difficult during the summer months to stay cool. 

Weighted Items

Weighted items such as Lap Bags and Weighted Wrist Cuffs  provide a calming, deep pressure input to the body and are to assist children with concentration and calm. If they are correct, children will find them comforting and helpful.  

Steam Roller

Weighted Vests 

Help to increase on-task behaviour in children with attention difficulties. They are not worn for long periods of time but with the help of an Occupational Therapist, the best routine and time for the vest to be worn is at its optimum.

Happy sacks/ Lycra bags

Our jumping bags are made with Nylon / Elastane in bright colours. These provide comforting deep pressure and awareness of the body position for your child and can be a quiet comforting place for children. Great fun for therapeutic exercises as well. 

Calming Clothing For Kids

Specially designed clothing recommended by occupational therapists for children who suffer from Sensory Processing Disorders such as ASD. The garments can improve focus and enhance articulation.

Air Pressure Squease Vests

Squease vests provides hug like pressure which can help to cope with stress and sensory overload, meltdowns, improve concentration or fall asleep more quickly. Deep pressure helps process sensory information more easily which can calm when feeling upset.

Standing and Pedal Desks

The motion is what the kids love! It gives them a chance to channel their energy and move while participating in regular classroom activities. The desks are completely silent so they don’t interfere with others concentration or other classroom activities.


The award winning Zenergy and Runtz ball chairs are part ball, part chair and can improve posture, balance and even productivity. On top of this, the Runtz ball chairs have received an immediate and positive response in special needs students behaviour, focus and ability to complete tasks. 


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