Tips and tricks from people with spinal cord injuries (SCI).
Narrow lift straps facilitate bathroom visits for people with extensive disabilities
The user uses narrow padded lift straps.
Narrow lift straps are easy to put on and facilitate pulling down/up trousers and/or skirt. Helena uses a strap that holds her arms together to prevent them from sliding apart, see associated tip.
Helena lives together with her husband and two teenage children in a house. She is working part time (75%). Since birth she has a muscular disease with symtoms similar to a high spinal cord lesion. She has personal assistance 24 hours a day.
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