EHLS / Lifeway Chicagoland turned a 0% accessible bathroom in Wheeling, Illinois into a fully accessible bathroom by:
- Installing a roll-in shower with grab bars and an easy to use showerhead
- Creating a space beneath the vanity
- Making the bathroom door and shower wider
Mr. Glink is a Wheeling, IL resident who was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 1996. For the past eight years, he needed assistance when using his bathroom because it was not fully accessible. Now, he is able to roll up to his sink and take a normal shower independently.