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HP-2 Special Needs Helmet (Cotton or Leather)

  • Good head protection
  • Exceptionally light
  • Hand washable (cotton)
  • Additional add-on options
  • Leather option
  • Good airflow


The HP-2 head protection helmets uses adjustable trapeze paddings made of shock-absorbing foam to protect the upper head from injuries and trauma. Depending on the condition, this also allows airflow to regulate temperature. 

Additionally the helmet can be supplemented with forehead and neck cushions filled with velcro strips and, therefore, providing additional protection.

  • Available in cotton or high quality hardwearing leather finishes
  • Made to measure (with only a few measurements)
  • Additional “Add-on” protection option – front & rear
  • Fitted with “Bumper Ready” velcro strips as standard (for an upgrade if needed)
  • Multiple chin fastener options
  • Breathable
  • Comfortable
  • Lightweight
  • Washable (cotton version) – max 40°
  • High-density impact absorbing sandwiched foam filling including panels on the top of the head

Head protection can help to protect individuals with:

  • Epilepsy
  • Autism (head banging)
  • Dementia
  • Drop seizures
  • ADHD
  • Alzheimer’s
  • Developmental disabilities
  • Risk of falls
  • Head injuries
  • and more.

The HP-2 soft special needs helmet is exceptionally light (cotton finish – 200 grams). It is comfortable even when worn for long periods.

The HP-2 has an adjustable chin strap as a standard that offers excellent hold and comfort. Meaning it should stay secure on the head, even during a fall.

Each HP-2 head protector is manufactured individually to order and supplied millimeter-perfect, which helps to keep it in place and protect when it is needed.

D ring strap fastener

Strap “D” ring/buckle (standard)

HP-1 Head Protection Velcro Fastener

Velcro fastener

HP-1 Fix-lock strap fastener

Fixlock fastener

Fixlock with safety button strap fastener

Secure locking fixlock fastener

The cotton lining gives excellent moisture transport (wicking), the spaces in the top of the helmet help to regulate temperature and prevent overheating.

The leather version of the HP-2 also has a wicking lining which absorbs moisture and has gaps in the top to allow for improved airflow.

The cotton finish HP-2 soft helmet is hand washable at 40° and must be allowed to dry naturally.

The leather version can be spot cleaned or can be cleaned with a hypoallergenic leather cleaner & conditioner, which will “feed” the leather to keep it in good condition and help to extend the helmets’ life.

Available in 4 standard coloured fabric (with other colour options & patterns available at an extra charge) See standard & custom colours  below this section

Or beige leather as standard (as below)

HP-2 special needs helmet leather - Beige 

Standard sizes: 45 to 62 cm head circumference. Also available in custom sizes.

We can provide the HP-2 with just a few measurements. We can send you a guide on how to provide these measurements.

Those who have a more serious risk of falls or injury may wish to look at our HP-3 and HP-4 head protectors.

They offer additional “built-in” protection with additional “add-on” options for those assessed to be at higher risk.

Available soon.

Standard HP-2 fabric colours

Please note that the actual product color may differ slightly from how it appears on your screen due to varying monitor settings

Standard fabric colour for fabric special needs head protection
Standard colour green
Standard fabric colour for fabric special needs head protection
Standard colour blue
Standard fabric colour for fabric special needs head protection
standard colour grey
Standard fabric colour for fabric special needs head protection
Standard colour Bordeaux

Custom HP-2 fabric colours (Special Order)

When ordering a custom colour, please quote the reference number shown on the image. Please note that the actual product color may differ slightly from how it appears on your screen due to varying monitor settings

Please note: Although these products are designed to substantially reduce the risk of injuries, the manufacturer and seller accept no responsibility for injury or loss arising from the use of these products. These products are not able to offer complete protection from ALL types of injury, although every effort is made in their design to offer the best head protection possible. 

If a helmet is damaged in any way, it should not be worn. We would like to emphasize that there is no known device or helmet for preventing 100% of all injuries. Only you, the customer or user, are in a position to evaluate the particular needs of the individual in each environment. It is, therefore, essential that professional and medical expertise be sought in making decisions regarding headgear use.

These helmets are not intended for use as bicycle or equestrian helmets.

Additional information


Perfect fit


Chin protection, Forehead protection, Leather Basic model, Neck Protection, Strap System Biothane, Sunshield


Beige, Grey


Fix lock fastener, Fix lock fastener with safety lock, Magnetic fastener, Strengthened thorn buckle, Thorn buckle, Velcro fastener


47 – 49cm, 50 – 52cm, 53 – 55cm, 56 – 59cm, 60 – 62cm, Custom

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