Aids to stay independent

Type of care

This is a type of help at home service – equipment that helps keep you safe and independent.

Purpose

To help you with mobility, communication, reading, and personal care limitations.

How it could help

  • Walking aids like crutches, quadruped walkers, walking frames, walking sticks
  • Mechanical devices for lifting you in and out of bed
  • Bed rails
  • Aids like slide sheets, sheepskins, tri-pillows
  • Pressure-relieving mattresses.

How would I get this service?

Depending on your eligibility, it can be provided: