Accessible sauna

Large sauna planned for electric wheelchair access

Accessible sauna with hinged bench
Accessible sauna with hinged bench

Description
Spacious sauna. One of the benches can be folded up and locked in place, which enables the user to enter with the Permobil. The user sits in the sauna fully dressed with the temperature set to 50-60o C.

Paid for by
The user

Whose idea
The user

This tip is from 2006

Wall bracket to hold up hinged bench
Wall bracket to hold up hinged bench
Bench folded down
Bench folded down

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Well-planned house – suitable for a person with disabilities who has a family and assistants.

Tipsare: Martin

Martin lives together with his wife in a house. He is working part time. He was injured in 2000 and has a high tetraplegia (C4). He has personal assistance 24 hours a day.