Aid equipment units provide help for customers with a reduced functional capacity due to illness, injury or aging. The service includes the evaluation of the need for the aid equipment, the fitting and procurement of the equipment, the instruction and monitoring in its use, and the maintenance and repair of the equipment. These services are free of charge.
The most frequently borrowed items from the aid equipment units for short-term or long-term use include crutches and toilet seat risers. Individual aid equipment includes, for example, active wheelchairs and personnel hoists and is acquired and borrowed based on a more comprehensive evaluation.