Room for assistants

A separate room for assistants improves privacy for the user and the assistants

Transmitter for wireless alarm
Transmitter for wireless alarm

Description
On the lower floor of the house is a room for assistants with kitchenette, table and bed. The user has a wireless alarm to the assistants.

Users comments
The house is planned so that the assistants only have to go up the stairway to reach the user’s bedroom. The user is extremely satisfied with the room, which improves privacy for him and for his wife, and even for the assistants.

Paid for by
Local government

This tip is from 2006

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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.