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User locks cam cleat"Urination hook" with cam cleat
The urination hook is an assistive device for persons with compromised arm/hand function who have to relieve themselves intermittently
Use of 'urination hook''Urination hook'
The 'urination hook' is an assistive device for persons with compromised arm/hand function who performe intermittent self-catheterisation (ISC).
Bathroom with aquariumAccessible bathroom with aquarium
Being able to look at fish and listen to music passes the time in the bathroom
ShowerAccessible shower
Shower with custom-designed glass wall – appropriate for wheelchair users.
Shower stall with shower wall foldedAccessible shower stall
Shower stall with walls that open and rubber strip - suitable for wheelchair users
User with modified trousersAdaptation of trousers
A simple way to adapt trousers so they sit well both when standing and sitting
Toilet and washbasinAdapted bathroom
Well-functioning adapted bathroom suitable for wheelchair users.
User seated on toiletAdapted bathroom
Space-saving interior of a bathroom for disabled people
Stand for rinse device next to toilet chairAdapted colon cleansing kit
An adapted colon cleansing kit makes it possible for a person with a spinal cord injury to take care of body functions faster
Water containerAdapted colon cleansing kit for travel
The Clysmatic colonic kit can be used while traveling
Adapted forceps with microlax tube in holderAdapted forceps for using microlax
Individually adapted forceps – an assistive device to enable persons with impaired hand function to take care of bowel management without assistance
User with adapted attachment strap and urine bagAdapted holder for urine bag
Independent emptying of urine bag with adapted attachment strap
Split jacket from the backAdapted jacket
Adapted jacket - facilitates dressing for persons who need assistance
Shower handle with selecta band (close-up)Adapted shower handle
"Selecta band" on shower handle makes it possible for persons without dexterity to hold on in the shower
Sink cabinet with shelves removed, doors openAdapted sink cabinet
Simple adapted sink cabinet – suitable for wheelchair users
Wall-mounted shower stool adapted with strap around the recessed space in the seatAdapted wall-mounted shower seat
A simple strap on a shower stool with recessed space prevents the user from getting caught in the recessed space - suitable for slim people with disabilities
Air freshener spray in plastic holderAir freshener spray
Air freshener spray can make it easier to accept help in intimate situations.
Wall-mounted grab bar next to shower chairAngled grab bar
Angled easy-grip grab bar – suitable in an adapted bathroom
User applies blusherApplying blusher
A person without dexterity can still apply make-up
User applies eye shadowApplying eye shadow
A person without dexterity can still apply make-up
User applies eyelinerApplying eyeliner
A person without dexterity can still apply make-up
User applies make-up with broad side of mascara brushApplying mascara
Applying make-up independently for a person without dexterity
Metal hook with cordAssistive device to drain bladder for wheelchair users
Hook that holds trousers out of the way while draining the bladder
Assistive device to drain bladder for womenAssistive device to drain bladder for women
– facilitates bathroom visits for women with impaired leg function
Automatic wastebasketAutomatic bathroom wastebasket
Wastebasket opens without having to touch it – suitable for people with disabilities
BathtubBathtub in adapted bathroom
Ordinary bathtub in adapted bathroom – a possibility for people with disabilities
User with battery-operated-electric-toothbrushBattery-operated electric toothbrush
Electric toothbrush facilitates dental care for persons who cannot hold a toothbrush unassisted.
Bottom sheet with storage pocketsBedspread with storage compartment
Custom-sewn bottom sheet with storage pockets makes it possible for a person with impaired hand function to have access to all accessories to be able to manage independently in bed.
Wood board with opening between sofasBerth on sailboat
Solution for persons with incontinence problems.
The user with blanket attached using a mitten holderBlanket modified with mitten holder
A blanket sitting on the user’s lap is held in place by a mitten holder
Sweater from Gudrun SjödénBlouses and sweaters
- examples of clothing purchased in stores that can be appropriate for wheelchair users
User grasps loop to put on shoeBoots without shoelaces
Shoes that are easy to put on and take off – suitable for persons with impaired hand function
User on toilet. Illustration: Lars 'Geson' AnderssonBowel management
Emptying the microlax tube with two hands – a technique for persons with impaired hand function
User with Peristeen. Illustration: Lars 'Geson' AndersonBowel management with Peristeen rectal irrigation
A bowel management method for persons with spinal cord injuries
User with braceletBracelet with magnetic clasp
- suitable for people with impaired hand function
Assistant places toothbrush in user's handBrushing teeth
Electric toothbrush makes brushing teeth easier for persons with impaired hand function
'Superbrush' toothbrushBrushing teeth
A toothbrush that makes it easier for someone who needs help brushing teeth and that makes brushing teeth easier for persons with limited motor function
Coat buttoningButtoning buttons
A method to button trouser button for persons with impaired hand function
ShawlCamel hair shawl to keep shoulders and upper arms warm
Holds heat - appropriate for persons who easily freeze
User wearing her capeCape with detachable lining
Easy to put on and take off - suitable for wheelchair users
Catheter bag, open on short side to be able to pull out cathetersCatheter bag
Discreet storage for disposable catheters
Catheter bag with attachment strapCatheter storage under wheelchair seat
Discreet, specially sewn bag for storing catheters under the wheelchair seat
Ceiling lift track with ceiling liftCeiling lift between bed and bathtub
By opening up the wall above the bathroom door Anders can transfer from the bed directly to the bathtub using a ceiling lift
Chaps lying on floorChaps-style trousers for wheelchair users
Chaps are easy to put on and take off while sitting in a wheelchair.
Chaps, lying on the floorChaps-style trousers for wheelchair users
Chaps-style trousers that can be put on without having to move from the wheelchair
User drains urine. Illustration: Lars 'Geson' AnderssonClean Intermittent Catheterization (CIC)
Independent drainage of urine while sitting in wheelchair
User sits on toilet in "draining position". Illustration Lars 'Geson' AnderssonClean Intermittent Catheterization (CIC)
Independent draining of urine while sitting on toilet chair
User inserts catheter. He holds the package. Illustration: Lars 'Geson' AnderssonClean Intermittent Catheterization (CIC)
A technique for intermittent catheterization without having to touch the catheter, which provides better hygiene.
User opens closet doorCloset
Closet without plinth and with lowered closet pole, suitable for wheelchair users
Waistband is threaded through key ring on zipperClosure of modified trousers
Velcro closure for trousers with hook and loop works for persons with impaired hand function
Shower and toilet chair on castersCombined shower and toilet chair on casters
A shower chair on casters suitable for wheelchair users with high spinal cord injuries.
Shower and toilet chair above toiletConvenient shower and toilet chair with soft seat
Soft seat on shower chair facilitates transfers for wheelchair users.
Razor with large buttonCordless razor with large button
Razor with large button appropriate for persons with impaired hand function.
Corner shower with doors closedCorner shower with folding doors
Shower stall that frees up space in bathroom - suitable for people who drive wheelchairs and need maneuvering space
User with dressCustom sewn dress
– suitable for wheelchair users
User in her summer jacket. Photo: Katharina RatzkaCustom sewn functional summer jacket
- suitable for wheelchair users
Custom tailored skirt with high backCustom tailored skirt
Custom tailored skirt for Susanne, who uses a wheelchair.
BathtubCustom-built bathtub in larch wood
Larch wood bathtub with broad edge to help with transfers and stops for the feet; suitable for people with disabilities
Shower chair on toilet seatCustom-built shower chair for adapted RV
Custom-built shower chair saves room and makes it possible for a person with extensive disabilities to shower in an RV
Suspended washbasinCustom-built, suspended washbasin
Practical and aesthetic solution for washbasin that works for wheelchair users with impaired balance.
Wooden board on long side of bedCustom-designed bed makes it easier to dress while in bed
A wooden board on the long side of the bed serves as a fixed point and provides support for dressing while sitting in bed.
User with dental floss holder for upper teethCustom-designed dental floss holder
Independent use of dental floss for a person with impaired hand function
The user holds the microlax doser with microlaxCustom-designed microlax doser
A simple custom modification to hold, insert, and empty the microlax tube - suitable for persons with impaired hand function
User files pinky fingernail.Custom-made hand and nail file
File surface placed on a bottle provides a good handle – suitable for people with impaired hand function
User operates wheelchair while wearing custom-made mittenCustom-made mittens
Custom-made mittens make it possible for a person with extensive disabilities to dress and undress independently
User drives wheelchair while wearing custom-made wheelchair gloveCustom-made wheelchair gloves
Custom sewn wheelchair gloves with friction surface on the thumb that facilitates wheelchair driving for people with impaired hand function
User with blouse in Viking model. 
Photo: Katharina RatzkaCustom-sewn blouses
Blouses in simple patterns - appropriate for wheelchair users
Camisole. Photo: Katharina RatzkaCustom-sewn camisole
- good fit for wheelchair users
Custom-sewn trousers. Photo: Katharina RatzkaCustom-sewn trousers
- suitable for wheelchair users
Custom-sewn vestCustom-sewn vest
Suitable for wheelchair users
Windbreaker from the frontCustom-sewn windbreaker
- functional, good fit - suitable for wheelchair users
Electric toothbrush with handleCustomized electric toothbrush
The handle of the electric toothbrush enables a person without active hand function to brush teeth independently.
Customized jeans zipper: insert knitting needleCustomized jeans
Customized jeans make it possible for persons with impaired hand function to independently drain urine bag
User inserts syringe with microlax. Illustration: Lars 'Geson' AnderssonCustomized syringe for microlax
With a customized syringe a person with impaired hand function can self-administer microlax
Customized trousers with open zipperCustomized trousers
Customized trousers with zipper and opening for persons who use uribag.
Customized holder sitting on lower leg without urine bagCustomized urine bag holder
Custom-sewn urine bag holder makes it possible for a person with a high spinal cord injury to drain a urine bag without assistance
Dental care card (plasticized card)Dental care card
Free dental care - a right for persons with extensive disabilities (in Sweden)
Plackers in packageDental floss loop with integrated dental floss
A useful assistive device for persons who need assistance for dental hygiene
Umbrella stand with cathetersDiscreet container for catheters
Umbrella stand in bathroom – a discreet hiding place for catheters
User drains urine using a penis holderDrain bladder with one hand
Penis holder made out of orthotic material makes independent draining of the bladder with one hand possible for people with impaired hand function
Dressing hook for opening and closing zippers picture 1Dressing hook for opening and closing zippers
High quadriplegics can use this dressing hook with customized jeans to drain the urine bag without assistance
User with "dressing skirt" Illustration: Lars 'Geson' AnderssonDressing skirt
- an aid when dressing that promote privacy
User pulls up trousersDressing while sitting in the wheelchair: trousers, socks, and shoes
Technique for persons with strong arms
User puts on his shoeDressing: trousers, socks, and shoes
A dressing technique for wheelchair users who have impaired hand function and impaired balance
User shapes her eyebrowEasy-to-use eyebrow tweezer
- suitable for people with impaired hand function
Elastic band as shoelaceElastic band as shoelace
If you use an elastic band as your shoelace you do not have to tie shoes
Cinderella electric toiletElectric incinerating toilet
The electric toilet is a good alternative for a vacation home - suitable for wheelchair users
Electric toothbrushElectric toothbrush
The electric toothbrush is appropriate for persons with impaired hand function.
Electric toothbrush in holder attached to the side of the wash basinElectric toothbrush
Electric toothbrush attached to the side of the wash basin
Elevated toilet seatElevated toilet seat
Stable elevated toilet seat appropriate for heavy people with physical disabilities.
Elevated toilet seatElevated toilet seat
An elevated toilet seat makes it easier for wheelchair users to transfer to and from the toilet.
User opens valve of urine tubeEmptying the urinary bladder using a holder for the urin tube
By attaching the urine tube to a holder and modifying the valve a person with highly impaired hand function can drain the bladder without assistance
User empties urine bag in floor drainEmptying urine bag
A method for people with high tetraplegia to independently empty their urine bag
Kayaking jacket, extra longExtra long raincoat
Long raincoat prevents gap in back when sitting
Toilet with reinforcement behind water reservoirExtra support for toilet chair
Reinforced water reservoir extends life span of toilet chair used by persons who drive a wheelchair and have poor balance
FaucetFaucet for sink
Faucet swings to side to allow user to wash hair
User with her faux fur cape. Photo: Katharina RatzkaFaux fur cape
Easy to put on and take off - suitable for wheelchair users
User with feet warmerFeet warmer
- easy to put on and take off while sitting - suitable for wheelchair users
User with portable showerFluid bag as portable shower
Used as to wash genitals when traveling
Folding toilet seat in a fabric bagFolding raised toilet seat
Folding raised toilet seat used as toilet chair while traveling
Chameleon travel shower chair with extra foam cushionFolding shower chair on wheels
Shower chair on castors that can be packed into a suitcase.
Chameleon travel shower chair with extra foam cushionFolding travel shower chair
Shower and toilet chair on casters that can be packed into its own case
Shower chair in bathroomGarden chair as shower chair
A garden chair with cushion that works as a shower chair with shower cushion- suitable for persons with disabilities
Hair brush on “cough rod”Hair brush on stand
Hair brush on stand – assistive device makes scratching possible for persons without active hand function
User holds hairbrushHairbrush with handle
Simple, practical handle on hairbrush for persons with impaired hand function.
User ‘takes' hand rubHand rub dispenser with sensor
– aids people with impaired hand function
Hand shower with on/off button on handleHand shower
Hand shower at wash basin
Hand shower picture 1Hand shower
Hand shower by the toilet – practical for people with disabilities
Gardena hand sprayerHand sprayer as mobile shower
A hand sprayer makes it easier to wash genital area – suitable for people with disabilities
Hand disinfectionHand wash in handbag
- reduces risk of infection – suitable for people with disabilities
User with toothbrush in holderHolder for electric toothbrush
Electric toothbrush in holder enables a person with impaired hand function to brush teeth without assistance
User holds electric toothbrushHolder for electric toothbrush
Custom-designed holder in orthotic material
Aquatec Laguna hygienic chair with ROHO hygiene cushionHygienic chair
Shower and hygienic chair with customized armrest, suitable for persons with extensive disabilities
User closes jacket zipper using a "bite tug" in the zipperKey ring with "bite tug"
A user with extensive disabilities can use a "bite tug" to help pull up a zipper on a jacket
User with woolen vest, tied with drawstringKnitted vest tied with woolen band
- suitable for wheelchair users
User with lift straps in placeLift strap
Narrow lift straps facilitate bathroom visits for people with extensive disabilities
The user uses the long shoe horn to put on his shoesLong shoe horn
Long shoe horn with anti-slip strips helps people with disabilities
Make-up mirrorMake-up mirror
Adjustable mirror helps persons unable to hold a mirror
Mirror with hat rack underneathMake-up table for wheelchair-bound persons
Individually designed make-up table for wheelchair users.
Massage device - handle with moving rollersMassage device
For massages, to increase circulation and warm the body
User with hair brush – viewed from the frontMassage hair brush with handle
Simple and practical handle on a hair brush – suitable for persons with impaired hand function
Sitting in tailor style position with mirror. Illustration: Lars 'Geson' AnderssonMirror on long handle
The mirror makes it easy for a quadriplegic to take care of bowel management independently
Mirror with pull-out wall bracketMirror with pull-out wall bracket
Easy-to-use mirror for persons who have impaired hand function
Mobile shower and toilet chair, Aquatec OceanMobile shower/toilet chair on casters
Combined shower and toilet chair on castors
Modified coverall trousers (a kitchen towel is inserted inside the trousers to make it easier to see the modification).Modified coverall trousers
Coverall trousers without a seat make dressing easier for wheelchair users
Modified outer jacketModified jacket
The modification enables people with high tetraplegia to take off an outdoor jacket by themselves
User pulls up zipperModified trousers
Customized trousers – suitable for wheelchair users with impaired hand function
User with specially sewn trousersModified trousers
Modified trousers that keep the stomach warm – appropriate for wheelchair users
Zipper with loops on the inseam of the trouser legModified trousers
Zipper with loop on the inseam of the trousers facilitates draining the urine bag - suitable for persons with impaired hand function
User clipping nailsNail clipper
Nail clipper with container – suitable for persons with impaired hand function
Necklace with magnetic claspNecklace with magnetic clasp
- suitable for people with impaired hand function
User with custom-designed opener for urine bag drain valveOpener for urine bag drain valve
A custom-designed opener together with adapted attachment strap (see associated tip) make it possible for a user with impaired hand function to independently drain the urine bag
User with anal irrigation device. Illustration: Lars 'Geson' AnderssonPeristeen rectal irrigation
Independent emptying of bowel for quadriplegics with impaired hand function
User looks in mirrorPivoting key cabinet with mirror
Wall-mounted pivoting mirror at right height – suitable for wheelchair users
Toilet chair, pivoted 180 degreesPivoting toilet in RV
– makes bathroom visits easier for people who need assistance
User in wheelchair lift with plastic containerPlastic container used as chamber pot
Plastic container and custom-built lift on wheelchair replace an accessible toilet
Portable shampoo basinPortable basin for washing hair
Assistive device to wash hair while sitting in a wheelchair - suitable for persons with extensive disabilities
ROHO-MINI-MAX cushion on shower chairPressure relieving shower cushion
Used successfully in many contexts, such as the shower, airplane trips, the car, etc.
Pulling on trousers while sitting in wheelchairPull up trousers while sitting in wheelchair
Method for wheelchair user with compromised arm/hand function to pull up trousers
Pull-out bathroom mirrorPull-out bathroom mirror
Easy to use mirror for persons with impaired hand function
User puts on right mittenPutting on specially-sewn mittens independently
- a technique for people with extensive disabilities
User with rain capeRain cape
Rain cape appropriate for wheelchair users
User with rain cape. Photo: Katharina RatzkaRain cape
Easy to put on and take off - suitable for wheelchair users
User with rain poncho from the frontRain poncho for bicyclists
A rain poncho for bicyclists works as rain gear for wheelchair users.
User with razor on standRazor on stand
Razor enables persons without active hand function to shave independently
Book lying on wastebasket held open with paper clipReading while on the toilet
Using a wastebasket and a paper clip the user can read while on the toilet without having to hold the book - suitable for persons with poor trunk balance
Removing an outer jacket picture 2Removing an outer jacket
Technology to take off an outer jacket - suitable for a person with severe disabilities
Self-inflating seat pad on shower chairSelf-inflating shower cushion
A self-inflating seat pad works well as shower cushion – suitable for wheelchair users who have impaired sensation
Shallow washbasinShallow washbasin with counterspace
A shallow washbasin works well for wheelchair users with limited reach
User with Back on Track shirtShirt that stays warm and dressing technique
Appropriate clothing for people with disabilities
Shoes with Velcro closureShoes with Velcro closure
Shoes with Velcro closure suitable for persons with impaired hand function
Shower baskets on wall of showerShower basket with suction cups
Practical organizer for shower accessories – suitable for people with disabilities
Chameleon travel shower chair with extra foam cushionShower chair while traveling
Small folding travel shower chair on casters – large and tall people do not sit well on it
Shower chair with back and armrestShower chair with back and armrest
Shower and toilet chair with soft back and fixed armrest
Shower chair with customized armrestShower chair with customized armrest
Appropriate for persons who do not have arm or hand function.
Shower chair TrippShower chair with holder for ventilator tube
Small tilting shower chair - suitable for persons with compromised balance
Shower chair with soft back and swinging armrestShower chair with soft back and swinging armrest
A small shower chair that helps maintain balance.
Shower in RV with ceiling lift and shower chairShower in RV
Custom shower stall with ceiling lift and shower chair – suitable for a person with extensive disabilities
Shower stall with doorsShower stall with doors
Shower stall with doors that seal directly against the floor is a good solution for wheelchair users.
Roho-Adaptor cushion on Swift shower stoolShower stool with pressure-relieving cushion
- suitable for people who lack sensation
Toilet seat covered with wood board, water heaterShower/toilet on adapted sailboat
Practical space-saving solution for shower and toilet on adapted sailboat.
Two sinks installed at different heightsSink at different heights
Placement of sink and drawers in adapted bathroom
Washbasin with spacer unitSink with hand shower
Adjustable angle sink in bathroom with hand shower, suitable for persons with impaired balance and hand function.
Tailor-style seated position Illustration: Lars 'Geson' AnderssonSitting tailor style for bowel management
Tailor-style position on toilet makes it possible for a quadriplegic to take care of bowel management independently
User wearing a long skirt. Photo: Katharina RatzkaSkirt as outerwear
Custom-tailored skirt that can easily be put on while sitting - suitable outer garment for people who use wheelchairs
User with sleeve protectorSleeve protector for wheelchair users
Protects shirts and sweaters when manually driving the wheelchair
Shower chair Rufus with Roho cushionSmall chair for shower with armrest and back
Space-saving solution for persons with high spinal cord injuries who have a ceiling lift in the bathroom.
Socks with loose elasticSocks with loose elastic
Socks suitable for persons who easily get swollen legs
Toilet with soft seatSoft seat for toilet
Soft seat – suitable for persons with loss of sensation
Shower area with glass wall and shower curtainsSpacious bathroom accessible to the entire family
Spacious bathroom - suitable for persons who need assistance in order to shower
Extra washbasin next to toiletSpecially designed washbasin
Pull-out washbasin next to toilet chair for convenient toileting for people with disabilities
The user working on her knees wearing trousers for crawling.Specially sewn trousers for outdoor activities
Sturdy outdoor trousers used when raining, skiing and for “crawling”
Soap pumpStable soap pump
Soap pump makes it easier for persons with impaired hand function to use soap
Stand for catherization materialsStand on casters for catherization materials
Stand next to the bed allows independent self-catherization.
Storage bag for catheter accessoriesStorage bag for catheters and accessories
Practical storage bag makes it easier to drain the bladder at night
User’s wheelchair with customized belt attached to the sideStorage bags attached to wheelchair
Convenient storage for incontinence supplies for toilet visits outside the home
Storage unit on castersStorage unit on casters
Practical portable open storage unit in bathroom
User opens zipper on outer jacketTechnique to pull down the zipper of an outer jacket
Using a key ring attached to the zipper - technique for people with extensive disabilities
Toilet chair that is 7 cm shorterToilet chair that is 7 cm shorter
Solution for modified bathroom with crowded space.
Elevated toiletToilet facilities with elevated toilet
Elevated toilet facilitates transfers for wheelchair users
Toilet with folding armrestToilet in adapted bathroom
Wall-mounted toilet with folding armrest – suitable for wheelchair users
A hole was cut from the wheelchair seat.Toilet seat - modification of ordinary wheelchair
Toilet seat - customized wheelchair seat, facilitates bathroom visits when traveling.
Toilet with Top FuturaToilet seat with flush function
Toilet seat that facilitates bathroom visits and personal hygiene for persons with impaired hand function
Toothpaste tube with flip-top lid, openToothpaste tube with large flip-top lid
Flip-top lid makes it easier for persons with impaired dexterity to open toothpaste tube
Towel rack with pivoting armsTowel rack with pivoting arms
Space-saving towel rack for many towels
User transfers to bathtub with assistanceTransfer belt EasyBelt
EasyBelt facilitate transfers - suitable for wheelchair users who need help with transfers
User transfers from toilet to wheelchairTransfer from toilet to wheelchair
Transfer technique for persons with tetraplegia
Bathtub with ordinary chair next to itTransfer from wheelchair to bathtub
Transfer to bathtub using an ordinary chair
User transfers from wheelchair to toiletTransfer from wheelchair to toilet
Transfer technique for persons with high tetraplegia
Bathtub without front and with crate next to itTransfer to bathtub with assistance
Removal of the front and end plates of the bathtub, a place to sit next to the bathtub and a belt to wear during the transfer make it easier for wheelchair users to transfer to and from the bathtub
User places his feet on the floorTransfer to toilet
Transfer to the toilet for a person who uses a wheelchair and has impaired arm/hand function
User on stool next to the bathtubTransfer to whirlpool bath
- an option for wheelchair users with strong arms
“Rufus” Shower stoolTransfers between wheelchair and shower stool
The wheelchair is locked to the shower stool for secure transfers.
User takes off shoesUndressing while sitting in wheelchair: trousers, socks, and shoes
Technique for persons with strong arms
User takes off shoeUndressing: trousers, socks, and shoes
A technique for wheelchair users with impaired hand function and balance
User with dental floss holder in mouthUsing dental floss
A person with impaired hand and arm function can use dental floss using only mouth and tongue movements
Key ring on jeans zipperUsing zipper on trousers
Persons with impaired dexterity can use a zipper if they attach a key ring to it.
Vinyl-backed terry cloth fabric on lounge chairVinyl-backed terry cloth
Vinyl-backed terry cloth protects the wheelchair or lounge chair from becoming wet after a swim or shower
User next to her wall-mounted shower chairWall-mounted shower chair
Stable, convenient and space-saving shower chair – suitable for wheelchair users
Pressalit shower stool with backrest and armrestWall-mounted shower stool with armrest
Stable wall-mounted shower stool for easy transfers with sliding board
Wall-mounted soap dispenserWall-mounted soap dispenser
Easy-to-use soap dispenser – appropriate for persons with impaired hand function
User takes soapWall-mounted soap pump
– makes it easier for people with impaired hand function to use soap
Lined fabric bootWarm overshoes
Lined fabric boots - suitable for wheelchair users
Washbasin and bathroom cabinetWashbasin and storage
Washbasin with spacer unit and support for forearms – suitable for wheelchair users and persons with compromised arm/hand function
Cut-out sectionWashbasin cabinet in adapted bathroom
Washbasin cabinet with curtain and shelf with cut-out section make it easier for wheelchair users to come close and maintain balance
User in bathtubWatch TV from bathtub
Being able to watch TV while lying in the bathtub is relaxing and distracts from pain
Toilet and shower with window protected by clear curtainWheelchair accessible bathroom
Curtain in front of the window at the shower protects the window from moisture - an option to have an open shower area next to a window
Whirlpool tub with ceiling liftWhirlpool tub
A hot bath can help persons who find it difficult to stay warm and have problems with spasticity
Zip-off trousers on hangerZip-off trousers
Wheelchair users can change from shorts to trousers without moving from the chair.