Chaps-style trousers for wheelchair users

Chaps are easy to put on and take off while sitting in a wheelchair.

Chaps lying on floor
Chaps lying on floor

Description
Chaps are trousers that only cover the wearer’s front and legs. They close with Velcro closures. They are easy to put on while sitting and are sewn to fit the wearer.

Users comments
Conny warmly recommends chaps – he doesn’t freeze as easily. They are easy to put on and take off.

Made by
Ida Lindhé

Purchased from
Ida Lindhé, ida.lindhe@gmail.com (last checked February 2017)

Paid for by
User

Whose idea
Ida Lindhé

This tip is from 2005

User puts chaps on
User puts chaps on
User with chaps off
User with chaps off

Tipsare: Conny

Conny lives in a house together with his daughters. He is working part time. In 1994 he was injured and he has a high lesion (C4). He has personal assistance 24 hours a day, 3,5 hours a day he has two persons assisting him.