Entering and exiting your home are the most important things you need to be able to do. This is also frequently the most difficult for older adults who have sustained an injury or have a progressive disease.
Wheelchair ramps and Vertical Platform Lifts are two options for entering the home.
What about inside the home? How do I manage the steps to my bedroom?
Inside the home stairlifts or chairlifts can be a valuable resource for someone with poor leg strength, balance, or cardiopulmonary endurance. These conditions can be due to various diagnoses including: progressive neurological disabilities, stroke, COPD, emphysema, arthritis, fractures, etc.