Difficulty getting in and out of the bath?
A quick guide to what might help
This guide was last updated in March 2013. It is a general guide to bathing and bathroom fittings, bringing together several past publications.
Getting into a bath - Equipment to help with getting in and out (including detailed sections on bath lifts, boards and seats)
Replacing your bath - Showers and specialist baths
Loos and basins - adapted loos and basins
Grab rails - general information on grab rails
Small gadgets - Small items that can help with washing and bathing
Safety advice - a summary of advice on bathing
Who can help? - Sources of information and advice
Manufacturers and contacts - contact details for manufacturers, suppliers and other useful organisations
Prices are what you might expect to pay - look around and choose carefully to save money. The more ++ the greater the price range between models. You should not have to pay VAT on products designed for and used only by disabled people.