Getting on and off the toilet

Getting on and off the toilet

There is a range of equipment designed to assist standing from the toilet including:

  • Toilet seats or toilet seats with frames which raise the height of the toilet
  • Toilet frames or dropped down rails to push up from
  • Grab rails to push up or pull up from.

Help and advice

Our advice page on sitting and standing from the toilet provides further advice and information.

The ideal toilet height and equipment most suited to you will depend on your needs, and your personal measurements. For individual assessment and information contact your local social services and ask to arrange an assessment with an occupational therapist.

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