"Get a hoyer lift and get it NOW! You need to be very careful when lifting him, it could hurt your back and you need to avoid falls for him, especially if he is on a steriod. If you were to drop him, it could mean broken bones and surgery!
"We have travelled alot with Benjamin and have learned just how much easier a roll in shower makes bath time. Our home does not have one, but we make sure that every hotel we stay at has a roll in shower. Do yourself and your son a favor and make…"
"When we built our house we put in a shower that can be rolled in and out of.
I dont know if it is of use but we also moved the shower controls onto the wall near where you go into the shower rather than underneath the shower head, which is where…"
"I agree. The more independence you can give back to your son the better. Having to transfer in and out of tub or chair is dangerous for both you and your son. A roll-in shower is definitely needed in the early years and later…"
"ABSOLUTELY - we built an accesible home last yr and we put in a roll in shower. Our 6 yr old can shower him self, hold on to grab bars and no need for us to help him in & out... as there are no steps/tub - we have an accesible…"
"Sleep number bed. My son doesn't have one because he is only 6, but we plan to get one when he is older. My husband and I just got one for ourselves. It is a split king and has the adjustable base so we can move the head and feet up and down…"