Standing wheelchair

Standing wheelchair facilitates housework – suitable for wheelchair users

User washes a chandelier while standing in the standing wheelchair
User washes a chandelier while standing in the standing wheelchair

Description
Wheelchair with manual stand-up function

Model: Levo

Users comments
The user uses the standing wheelchair to practice standing and for housework. Using the standing wheelchair she can wash chandeliers and windows, and dust door frames and pictures hanging on walls.
She likes being able to reach the ceiling and stretch.

Paid for by
County Council

This tip is from 2010

User attaches strap around knees and stomach
User attaches strap around knees and stomach
User washes a chandelier while standing in the standing wheelchair (close-up)
User washes a chandelier while standing in the standing wheelchair (close-up)

Tipsare: Irene

Irene lives together with her husband in a house in the countryside. She is retired. She was injured in 1995 and has a low paraplegia. She does not have any assistance.