Uppie Makes Washroom Trips More Accessible for the Elderly

 - Jun 20, 2017
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'Uppie' is an elderly-assisting bathroom accessory that's ensuring everyone can maintain their safety while doing something as routine as using the washroom. After recognizing the loss of independence that can occur with age, Uppie was created to assist the elderly to maintain as much of their agency as possible, regardless of their physical limitations.

The thoughtful product features a mechanism that fits over any traditional toilet bowl. Complete with state of the art technology, this adjustable mechanical frame twists and bends, allowing people with mobility issues to stand up and sit down with greater ease.

This domestic mobility assistant provides the unique help elderly adults may require while allowing the user to maintain their independence. Smart home products like 'Uppie' offer convenience and assurance in the form of tech-infused items.