As motor skills decline with the progression of ALS, typical daily activities can become more difficult and fatiguing. The use of adapted devices can help extend independence in many of the tasks.
Home modifications may be necessary to make an existing home accessible to and individual with ALS. Primary concerns are typically entry to the home and access to the restroom. Assessments of needs and modifications are done by professionals in a local area. Links are provided on general products and modifications.
Doorway Width Modification
Use of Offset Hinges
Automatic Door Openers
Small External Lifts / Elevators