An electrically operated bed suitable for children. Adjustments include, hi-lo, backrest angle and knee break. The bed is available in two sizes for children aged three to twelve years. A range of bed rail or side support options is available, including 400mm or 800mm high fixed sides, 400mm lowering side panels, 400mm or 800mm high front opening panels or 400mm or 800mm high foldable panels. A range of configurations and options is available.