ArjoHuntleigh Hygiene Systems Shower Chairs Carendo

Height-adjustable multipurpose hygiene chair.

The innovative ergonomic design of the Carendo® is highly versatile and can also support better routines for hair washing, pedicure, toileting, dressing undressing, and changing of incontinence pads.

The resident/patient can be positioned into a reclined position. The resident's/patient's posterior can be raised while they are reclined in the Care Raiser™ position. These positions can be achieved at all heights.

Measurements and weights

 Safe working load  136 kg (300lbs)
 Weight  64 kg (141 lbs)
 Lifting stroke (seat)  550 mm (21 5/8")
 Seat height, lowest position 510 mm (20 1/8ʺ
 Maximum overall length 1520 mm (59 7/8ʺ
 Maximum overall width 650 mm (25 5/8ʺ)
 Total height, upright position 1230 mm (48 3/8ʺ
 Total length, upright position 940 mm (37ʺ)
 Chassis, Max width 640 mm (25 1/5ʺ
 Chassis, width between legs  508 mm (20ʺ)



Supply voltage 24 V DC
Max power 150 VA
Battery NiMH
Protection Class IPX4 (complete product)


  • Care raiser function allowing undressing/dressing, improving accessibility, changing of incontinence pads, etc.
  • Electrically height adjustable to enable the right working height for good ergonomics.
  • Reclined position to position the resident/patient in a stretched position when showering.
  • Two sets of driving and manoeuvre handles.
  • Neck pillow for resident/patient comfort.
  • Full length backrest with recess in the lower part of the backrest.
  • Integrated net pocket for storage of personal belongings, such as shampoo, soap, etc.
  • Handheld control unit for all functions with easy-to-understand symbols.
  • Low battery buzzer.
  • 2 sets of 24 V batteries with NiMH technology (nickel-metal hydride), chargeable at any level.
  • Emergency lowering.
  • Emergency stop.
  • Safety strap.
  • Lifting capacity 136 kg (300 lbs).


  • Bedpan holder
  • Bedpan, plastic
  • Toilet adaptor