Adapted wheelchair cushion

Simple modification of cushion for easy transfers

Wheelchair cushion with reinforced side edge
Wheelchair cushion with reinforced side edge

The user sits on a Simulite contoured cushion. The side edges are reinforced with a piece of a sleeping pad. The edges of the cushion become more stable and are not pressed together during transfers.

Purchased from
Supracor, supracor.com (cushion), last checked June 2020.

This tip is from 2010

Tipsare: Mikael

Mikael lives together with his partner in an apartment. He is working parttime. He was injured in 2008 and has a tetraplegia (C5-6). He has personal assistance 30 hours a week.