Is it possible for someone with limited use of their arms and unable to stand to be able to live outside of a nursing home? There isn’t ?
Enough use of arms to meal prep, do laundry, or lift more than 5lbs
- Anonymous1 month agoFavorite Answer
It’s possible abs you will need help, either a PCA or live in friend, roommate etc. I had to move in with family after my accident. I can no longer walk, can’t raise my hands above my hips, can’t lift over 2 pounds yet I manage to do laundry except bedding, I cook with the assistance of my power wheelchair and adaptions I have done.
Your days of Total independent Living may be over but you can be close. I also have other adaptive equipment and the aid of a service dog that picks things up for me and helps me transfer etc. this way I don’t hsve to ask for help with everything that I need.
- TavyLv 71 month ago
Yes I did it as a single parent after a road accident. Took me a year to recover, I became quite inventive.
- kelvinLv 71 month ago
of course it's possible and who or where do you find this garbage