MELVIN is a robot that supports and helps the user undress and dress when going to the toilet. Through the user-driven innovation MELVIN gives the user the freedom to go to the toilet, when the need arises – without any waiting and scheduled times. MELVIN makes the user completely or partially independent.
Our innovative, assistive device is the result of a collaboration between Melvin ApS, the potential users, Aalborg Municipality and the Centre of Welfare Technology in Aalborg.
MELVIN is adjusted to fit the individual user perfectly and is developed and designed to be integrated into any toilet space.
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The concept behind MELVIN stems from demand from citizens in the home care system of Aalborg Municipality. They have requested a means for putting on and off their trousers when using the toilet.
We have had many dialogues with the user as well as the caregivers. We wanted the perspective from the ones, who depend on daily assistance to use the toilet, and from the professionals, who several times a day help people with the issue.
MELVIN helps people with the toilet visits and makes a self-sufficient life possible. MELVIN also helps the caregivers to e.g. avoid bad working postures. Learn more ›
Ministerial delegation visit from Croatia
"I am pleased with everything I have seen and with the hospitality extended to me and my colleagues during our stay in Denmark. We are grateful to the Healthcare DENMARK team for being wonderful hosts to us and for the excellent organization of our visit."
- Dario Nakić, Croatian Minister of Health