Care recipient (cr) who uses a walker or cane has trouble climbing stairs cr lives in a two-story house

Try: #keep an assistive device cane walker on each floor so it doesn’t have to be carried from one floor to the next #if the stairs have a broad landing and the space on it is safe place a study square bench or chair in the corner of it so the cr can pause on the landing for a break while climbing the stairs make sure the seat is positioned so that the cr is in no danger of falling down the stairs because of its presence and make sure the chair or bench are designed for to be seated in and risen from easily

Materials: Two assistive devices sturdy square bench or chair

Categories: Medical Physical, Mobility, Needs Some Assistance

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*This information is listed as a Tip and is not explicitly medically licensed

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