Install a Changing Places

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Changing Places facilities are a real improvement on standard accessible toilets as they provide a larger floor area of 12m² and additional equipment such as a height-adjustable adult-sized changing bench, a full room coverage ceiling track hoist system, a centrally located toilet bowl with space either side for transfers/assistants and a safe and clean environment.

Changing Places facilities need to meet a certain standard to be registered on our website. This is to ensure that any facility advertised as a Changing Places toilet meets the needs and expectations of the people who use them.

Changing Places must have a minimum floor area of 12m² (3m x 4m) with a ceiling height of 2.4m in order to meet the criteria for full registration.

Changing Places criteria

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● Height-adjustable, adult-­sized changing bench

● Full room coverage ceiling track hoist system

● Adequate space for the user and up to two assistants

● Centrally located toilet bowl with extra space both sides for assistants

● Privacy screen

● Wide paper roll

● Large waste disposal bin

● Washbasin, preferably height adjustable

Further information on dimensions, equipment, and standards are available from Changing Places UK.

Register a Changing Places

Register your Changing Places here.

Suppliers of equipment   

(Please note:  no company listed is endorsed by Changing Places Ireland)

Caretua , Unit 3, Westpoint Business Park, Mulhuddart, Dublin 15                                       Tel: +353 (0)1 443 3390 | Fax: +353 (0)1 8115017.  E:  info@caretua.com.  www.caretua.com

Elite Healthcare , 1 Swords Enterprise Park , Feltrim Road, Swords, Co Dublin. K67 E984.  Tel: 01 8903932. https://www.elitehealthcare.ie/

MMS Medical  Cork:  51 Eastgate Drive Little Island. Cork  Tel. 021 461 8000  E: info@mmsmedical.ie                                                    https://www.mmsmedical.ie/

Sync Living, Unit 3, 1 York Rd. Belfast BT15 3GU.   T: +44 (0) 28 9074 5333   https://www.syncliving.co.uk/

ArjoHuntleigh https://www.irelandlookup.com/4122625/Hospital_Equipment_And_Hospital_Supplies/Dublin/ArjoHuntleigh_(Ireland)/

 Hillrom Ireland, IDA Business Park – Johnstown, Navan, County Meath.  Phone: 00353 1413 6005       https://www.hill-rom.ie/ie

O Neill Healthcare Unit 106 Baldoyle Industrial Estate, Dublin 13.   Tel: +353 1 832 6509     E: enquiries@onhealthcare.ie    https://onhealthcare.ie/

Beechfield Health Care Clonminam Business Park, Portlaoise, Co. Laois.     Tel: 0578682304. Email: sales@beechfieldhealthcare.ie      https://www.beechfieldhealthcare.ie/

Arjohuntleigh Ireland,  Damastown Industrial Park, Mulhuddart      Dublin 15.   T:  (01)8098960    Email:  dublin@arjohuntleigh.com    http://www.arjohuntleigh.ie