Walkers & Rollators

"\u003Cp\u003EA walker or rollator is considered to be the first step in reducing the risk of falls. Walkers and rollators are available in various models, for both indoor and outdoor use, and help maintain balance and stability while walking short and long distances. The terms walker and rollator are often used interchangeably, however a rollator is a type of walker that includes a seat, wheels, and hand brakes.\u003C\/p\u003E\r\n\r\n\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EConsiderations: \u003C\/strong\u003E\u003C\/p\u003E\r\n\r\n\u003Cul\u003E\r\n\t\u003Cli\u003EWhether the walker\/rollator will be used indoors, outdoors or both\u003C\/li\u003E\r\n\t\u003Cli\u003EWhether a basket will be needed to transfer items, so that the user can focus on walking\u003C\/li\u003E\r\n\t\u003Cli\u003EFunding eligibility\u003C\/li\u003E\r\n\u003C\/ul\u003E\r\n"

A walker or rollator is considered to be the first step in reducing the risk of falls. Walkers and rollators are available in various models, for both indoor and outdoor use, and help maintain balance and stability while walking short and long distances. The terms walker and rollator are often used interchangeably, however a rollator is a type of walker that includes a seat, wheels, and hand brakes.

Considerations:

  • Whether the walker/rollator will be used indoors, outdoors or both
  • Whether a basket will be needed to transfer items, so that the user can focus on walking
  • Funding eligibility