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Bathroom Steps for Toddler

What is it?

Customized wooden steps that increase independence for a toddler who has legs that are shorter than usual.

Key features

  • a sturdy wooden stepping system
  • set at the perfect height to reach the bathroom sink
  • decorative sides ensure the user doesn't fall

Who is it for?

Achondroplasia, a form of dwarfism, means the youngster's legs are shorter than usual, resulting in a range of mobility challenges. A standard commercial stepping stool was too short for this user, while regular steps were unsafe for him to climb.




Searchable tags:

step, bathroom, riser, toddler, child, bench

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