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13 Inch Balance Dome

This 13 inch is designed for persons with poor motor skills and balance challenges, so those persons may improve on gross motor and balance skills. Has a smooth flat bottom surface and nubby top, made for gripping.

16-Target Touch Wall

16-Target Touch Wall is designed for individuals with motor planning and coordination disabilities associated with neurological impairments, fractures or low muscle tones.  The 16-Target Touch also sharpens reaction time and improves hand/eye coordination. This multi-colored LED wall consists of panels that react to touch. The LED signals which button to tap in a random sequence and speed. Act and react as quick you as you can to touch the light out—as soon as you hit a button another turns on.

6-Button Simple Tv Remote

The 6-Button Simple TV Remote is a television remote control designed for use by individuals with fine motor, vision, or cognitive disabilities. This remote controls most television sets and has six large, high-contrast buttons to control power on/off, channel up, channel down, volume up, volume down, and mute. POWER: Uses two triple-A batteries (not included). DIMENSIONS(LxWxD): 4.5 x 1.25 x 0.5 inches.

60 Social Situations And Discussion Starters

This book is designed to help teenage persons with Autism or any cognitive/behavioral challenges to develop social skills by exploring complex social situations, such as understanding unspoken social cues, sarcasm, idioms and body language. Contains real life stories that your teenagers can relate to and stimulates learning and discussion. This book teaches teens to consider the perspectives of others and to understand how their actions and behaviors affect the way others think about them and tr

A Frame by Smirthwaite

The A Frame by Smirthwaite is a swing frame that has been designed to handle a large weight capacity. It is designed for use by children with sensory integration disorders, and physical and neurological disabilities. Made from tubular steel and supported by six legs, the A Frame can handle 300 kilograms (661 pounds). This allows two Smirthwaite swings or bolsters to be used at the same time. It is easy to construct and can be used with or without cushioned mats.

Able Jr AAC

Able Jr AAC is augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) application for the iPad/iPhone and iPod Touch that is specifically designed for toddlers and preschoolers with delayed speech or severe speech disorders. Express frequently used words and phrases by scrolling through 26 categories with over 750 pictures available. Intuitive and child-friendly, Able Jr helps young children to communicate with teachers, family, caregivers, and other people they meet in everyday life. Able Jr offers p

Ablenet Rugged Ipad Case Mounting Plate

The Rugged iPad Case Mounting Plate can easily mount your iPad and Rugged iPad Case. It can be used in the classroom, home or work environments.

Accella Treatment Table (Model 6030)

The Accella Treatment Table, model 6030 is a treatment table designed for use with children in therapy settings. The height-adjustable table features a permanently attached treatment mat of bacteria-resistant reinforced vinyl covering over padded high-density polyurethane foam, and height adjustment using a built-in hand crank. The lower heights facilitate transfers, while the higher levels accommodate treatment. DIMENSIONS: The table has a height adjustment range of 24 to 36 inches and a surfac

Accessible Scoop Digger

Accessible Scoop Digger is designed for children of all ages with or without mobility disabilities.  It is an interactive sand play tool that promotes sensory development and offers child initiated activities. The Scoop Digger rotates 360 degrees and the Accessible Scoop Digger rotates 180 degrees to give children a full range of movement.

Acella Adjustable Group Therapy Table (Model 7236)

The Adjustable Group Therapy Table, model 7236 is a treatment table designed for use in therapy settings. The height-adjustable table has a laminate top and height adjustment is accomplished using the attached hand crank which folds under the table when not in use. The table seats six to eight individuals, including wheelchair users. DIMENSIONS: The height adjusts from 27 to 39 inches and the table surface is 72 x 36 inches. COLOR: The laminate surface is available in amber maple or golden oak.

Achievement Deluxe Sidelyer

The Achievement Deluxe Sidelyer is a side lying positioner designed for use with children with neurological and physicdal disabilities. Designed to ease positioning for children, this unit enables children to lie on their left or right side in a secure, comfortable position. This positioner includes two padded safety belts that adjust for the girth and the height of the child. Made of high density flame retardant foam, this side lyer is covered with 21-ounce, flame-retardant vinyl and secured to

Achievement Rolls

The Achievement Rolls are therapy rolls designed for use by individuals with mobility, neurological, or balance disabilities. These brightly colored rolls can be used for rolling, rocking movements, positioning, and coordination training with children. Soft, yet firm, these bolsters are made of high compression foam covered in anti-bacterial, flame-resistant vinyl. DIMENSIONS (HxL): 4 x 18 inches, 6 x 24 inches, 8 x 15 inches, 8 x 24 inches, 8 x 36 inches, 10 x 36 inches, 12 x 36 inches, 14 x 4

Achievement Sensory Pressure Vest

The Achievement Sensory Pressure Vest is a pressure garment designed for use by children with sensory integration, emotional, or neurological disabilities. This soft, warm vest is designed to give children strong proprioceptive input for calming and self-regulation. This vest features adjustable Velcro straps on the shoulders and each side of the vest, enabling therapists to control the amount of desired pressure. The vest is designed to be worn close to the body and can be worn over clothing. S

Achievement Wedges

The Achievement Wedges are child positioning wedges designed for use with children with mobility, neurological, or lower extremity disabilities. Intended to provide therapeutic positioning and exercise for children, these colorful durable wedges are made of high- compression foam and covered in heavy-duty fire- retardant anti-bacterial vinyl. DIMENSIONS (HxWxL): 4 x 20 x 22 inches, 4 x 30 x 22 inches, 6 x 14 x 26 inches, 6 x 20 x 22 inches, 6 x 24 x 28 inches, 8 x 20 x 22 inches, 8 x 24 x 28 inc

Action Sensory Room--Gold

This Action Sensory Room is designed to accommodate those individuals who have a disability that effects their temperament, who react with anger or frustration, those who have problems with concentration, those with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), and others who struggle with inappropriate behavior. Is intended to encourage play and build concentration as well as to relax the body and keep the mind alert. The Action Room tools include swings and rockers that provide rhythmic mov

Active Life Station

The Active Life Station is an accessible table designed for use with children and adults with severe cognitive, emotional, or physical disabilities who require constant supervision. This table system surrounds the user on all sides, with one side being a secure access door. The individual's wheelchair or feeder seat is positioned on a 360-degree rotating base in the center, enabling the user to access table surfaces on all sides. The station can be used for watching television, using a computer,

Active Wheelchair Platform Rocker

The Active Wheelchair Platform Rocker is a rocking attachment for a wheelchair designed for use by individuals with mobility or neurological disabilities, Alzheimer's disease, or spinal cord injury. This unit is designed to enable an individual to experience the benefits of rocking without transfering from a wheelchair. The rocker features an entry/exit rear ramp, adjustable front caster stops to center the wheelchair on the platform, and two safety wheelchair tie-down straps. The Active Platfo

Activities Of Daily Living Exercise Kit

The Activities of Daily Living Exercise Kit is an exercise planning program designed for use by physical or occupational therapists who work with individuals with upper or lower extremity disabilities, arthritis, Alzheimer's disease, spinal cord injury, respiratory disabilities, stroke, or brain injury. The kit contains professionally illustrated instruction cards to help the therapist communicate Activities of Daily Living instructions to patients, family caregivers, staff, and interdisciplinar

Activity Laundry Basket

This Activity Laundry Basket is designed for young individuals who have a fine motor disability. Table-top laundry basket is layered with 7 fine-motor tasks including two types of buttoning, zipping, lacing, tying, snapping, hooking and clipping. A tool for a clinic, home or school that will keep both little and big fingers busy. DIMENSIONS: 10 inches x 7 inches x 3 inches.

Activity Table

The Activity Table by Smirthwaite is designed for use by young children at daycare, school and home. The steel legs can be adjusted in height to ensure an upright seating posture for the child, and can easily be folded for storage. The activity table can be configured into five different layouts. OPTIONS: Suction hand grabs, dycem round non-slip round SIZES: 1 and 2 DIMENSIONS: Size 1: Height Range 15-23, Length (A) 30, Width (B) Size 2: Height Range 21-29, Length (A), Width (B) COLOR: Red sea

Acupoint Headpointer (Model 5801)

The AcuPoint Headpointer, model 5801, is a headwand designed for use by individuals with cerebral palsy, spinal cord injury (SCI), brain injury, or upper extremity disabilities. The headpiece has an adjustable elastic strap of strong, lightweight graphite/glass composite lined with anti-bacterial treated foam for comfortable, sanitary use. The telescoping pointer is graphite with a small, flexible rubber tip.

Adapta Van

The Adapta Van is a van conversion designed for commercial business and organizations that provide transport for individuals who use wheelchairs. Conversions can be done for Chevy, GMC, and Ford vans. Features include an aerodynamic fiberglass top, raised cargo doors, solid core marine grade plywood with lap jointed seams covered with non-slip diamond patterned vinyl, and a four-point wheelchair securement system with recessed aluminum L-track. Conversions can accommodate a variety of interior t

Adapted Bocce

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Students with disabilities may experience difficulty in throwing activities, such as bocce. Using the gutter as a ramp provides active participation for those students with movement limitations due to contractures, abnormal muscle tone, etc. The ramp is lightweight, easily transported, and contracts for little storage space. Students may use the ramp as they sit (easiest and great for kids with wheelchairs). Standing, aiming the ramp, and holding th

Adapted Child Jacket

DO-IT-YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To create a customized jacket for a child with severe disabilities.This particular child gets hot very easily, which can bring on seizures so getting a jacket on and off easily is essential. This custom adaptation takes a regular child’s jacket and opens it up the back. This adaptation is ideal for non-hooded jackets but can be used with hooded jackets as well. First lay the jacket flat and cut a slit up the back from the bottom all the way to the top. Sew a sea

Adapted Hi Ho Cherry O (Model 941)

The Adapted Hi Ho Cherry O, model 941, is a counting board game designed for use by children with fine motor or upper extremity disabilities. This classic counting has an adapted game board and spinner for accessibility. The game board is equipped with two switch plates. The red switch is for picking the cherries off the tree and the blue switch is for putting them back on when a player lands on the bird, dog or spilled bucket. The game board also has two external jacks for external capability s

Adapted Jeep

DO-IT-YOURSELF-ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable a person who uses a wheelchair to use a Jeep. A used passenger seat, small crane, and a winch were used to create a hoist that lifts the user into the passenger seat and the wheelchair into the rear cargo area. MATERIALS: Automotive passenger seat, small crane, and a winch. TOOLS: Shop tools. SKILLS REQUIRED: Basic shop and mechanic’s skills. TITLE: Doing It Yourself. JOURNAL: Quest. REF: Volume 12, Number 1, January/February 2005. WEB: http://www.mdau

Adapted Two Switch Ihome

Adapted Two Switch iHome is designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or neurological disabilities. The play/pause and track advance features of the iHome speaker dock for the iPod and iPhone has been adapted to allow the user to turn their iPod music on and off and scan through songs with the simple touch of two switches. This device is only compatible with a 30 pin dock connector. POWER: Requires 3 AAA Batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 6½"W x 4"H x 8"D. WEIGHT: Weight: 1 1/2 lbs. COLOR

Adapted VibraFlex Massager

Adapted VibraFlex Massager is designed for individuals with generalized weakness and limited grasping strength as a result of neurological impairments.  It is a two-speed massager with a soft, microfiber cover that bends to conform to all areas of the body, including neck, back, shoulders, arms, and legs. It accepts any switch with 1/8-inch phono plug. 

Adapted Wireless Appliance Control

Adapted Wireless Appliance Control is designed for individuals with limited upper extremity coordination and strength as a result of cerebral palsy or stroke.  It works up to 100 feet indoors or out. Plug the receiver into a grounded outlet. Then, plug an electrical appliance such as a blender into the receiver. You can either press the button on the transmitter directly to activate the device/appliance, or you can connect an ability switch (not included) to the transmitter to complete the opera

Adapting A Conventional Drop-In Lavatory For Wheelchair Access

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To provide access to a bathroom sink for wheelchair users. This illustrated article demonstrates how to modify the cabinet of a conventional lavatory to provide knee room for wheelchair users. Based on guidelines developed by the Center for Universal Design at North Carolina State University. Raising the counter height above the conventional 32 inches by one to two inches, installing the shallowest possible sink with the drain toward the rear of the bowl, and sl

Adaptive Full Length Side -Zipper Pants

The Adaptive Full Length Side-Zipper Pants are child's pants or men's trousers designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities or incontinence or those who are in bed for long periods. These pants feature full-length separating zippers on each outer leg. The zipper is positioned to be zipped from bottom to top. The waistband is fully elastic. SIZES: Small (fits ages 6 to 8 years), medium (fits ages 10 to 12 years), large (ages 14 to 16 years), and extra large (fits ages 16 to 18 year

Adjustable Hand Therapy And Activity Table (Model Gpp-3636)

The Adjustable Hand Therapy and Activity Table, model GPP-3636, is a hand/wrist/forearm exercise table designed for use in therapy settings. The height-adjustable table has a laminate top and a dual comfort recess to provide close positioning for the therapist and the client. Height adjustment is accomplished by pulling on the adjustment knob. To lower the table, the knob is pulled and gentle pressure is applied to the top. OPTIONS: Casters. DIMENSIONS: The height adjusts from 24 to 36 inches an

Adjustable Overbed Bedside Table

The Adjustable Overbed Bedside Table is designed for individuals who are confined to a bed for a substantial period of time. For instance, those persons with lower extremity disabilities and walking disabilities, or those who sustained a brain injury or individuals recovering from a stroke. Multipurpose table top. Can be used for eating, writing, working/watching movies on your laptop, reading, etc. Top tilts 45 degrees in either direction. Raised rim helps keep items from sliding off. On rollin

Adjustable Touch Screen Stylus

Adjustable Touch Screen Stylus is designed for use by individuals with fine motor, grasping or neurological disabilities while accessing touch screen surfaces such as smart phones, iPads and Android tablets. The telescopic arm allows users to adjust the length of the stylus. The stylus comes with Velcro straps that allow it to fit any hand and any position. Just adjust the length of the stylus and use on touch screen surfaces including smart phones, iPads and Android tablets. Replaceable tips av

Adult Head Float

The Adult Head Float is a float swimming aid designed for use by individuals with neurological or upper extremity disabilities. This device is useful for a swimmer with under-developed reflexes and minimal head and limb control. This float rests on the user's shoulders and wraps around the neck, holding the head above water. CAPACITY: 50 to 175 pounds.

Afikim Afiscooter S 4-Wheel Scooter

The Afikim Afiscooter S 4-Wheel Scooter is designed for individuals with limited mobility due to cardiovascular, orthopedic or neurological conditions. It can be used both indoors and outdoors. It has a stable four-wheel design and high ground clearance combination to create a smooth ride wherever you go. The full front and rear suspension, shock absorbers, and energy absorbing bumpers all combine to make a smooth riding experience. It has a top speed of 9.30 miles per hour.

Alimed E-Z Release Seat Belt With Alarm

The AliMed E-Z Release Seat Belt with Alarm is a wandering patient system designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease or other cognitive disabilities who are at risk for falls in homes or hospitals. This seatbelt is equipped with a standard sensor unit (included) and a hook and loop fastening buckle that, once disengaged, alerts a caregiver or hospital staff that a person is about to wander or risks a fall. The sensor alarm can be attached to regular chairs, geri chairs, wheelchair

All Terrain Conversions

All-Terrain Conversions (ATC) specializes in converting trucks and SUVs into wheelchair accessible vehicles using their patented lift system. Their vehicles offer a solution for those with spinal cord injuries or other illnesses that limit their mobility.

Allowance Game--A Consumer Math Game

A board game that is meant to be played by children (3rd grade and higher)who have Autism or cognitive impairment, so that they may practice math skills while learning responsible money management skills, as players practice earning, spending, and saving money. This is an open-ended game with several options or ways to play depending on the amount of time available to play. Some options for play include: the player who earns $20 first wins, or the first one around the board wins.

Alphabet Puzzle

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To assist children with cognitive, learning, severe physical, or neurological disabilities with alphabet and shape recognition and fine motor development. Simple four- to ten-piece cardboard puzzles with puzzle boards were adapted by fastening self-adhesive Velcro on the puzzle pieces. Lowercase alphabet letters are placed on the puzzle pieces and corresponding uppercase letters are placed on the puzzle board. When the student matches the letters and places the

American Ramp System Amramp Modular Steel Wheelchair Ramp

The American Ramp System AmRamp Modular Steel Wheelchair Ramp is a modular ramp designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs or scooters or who cannot use stairs. The steel mesh design of the ramp allows for rain and snow to pass through, minimizing slippery conditions. Ramps are available for permanent and temporary applications, and may be installed the next day after purchase or rental. Ramps are available with or without handrails on both sides. OPTIONS: Turning landings. DIMENSIONS:

Amigo HD

The Amigo HD is a portable video magnifier designed for use by individuals with low vision. This unit provides digital magnification from 1.4 to 25X. There is a 7 inch high resolution LCD with a large field of view.  The Amigo HD has an auto focus & one push manual focus for viewing objects at any distance

Ams Vans Chrysler Town And Country Conversion

The AMS Vans Town and Country Conversion is a van conversion designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. This conversion makes a minivan into an accessible wheelchair ramp van by completely remanufaturing the van to have a new lowered floor and power ramp system. This enables the wheelchair user to roll up into the van and park in one of several positions, including the driver's position. During the conversion, in addition to lowering the door and floor, the rear suspension is replaced

Angel Fx

The Angel FX E.C.U. is an environmental control unit (ECU) designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury or severe physical disabilities. This unit offers flexible control capabilities enabling control of a wide variety of equipment within the environment. This system can control table lamps, light fixtures, table fans, ceiling fans, air conditioning and heating systems, TVs, DVD and CD players, digital audio tape players, mini disk players, MP3 players, Blue Ray disc players, VCRs, FM

Angler's Aid Rod Holder (Models Rh101 & Rh102)

The Angler's Aid Rod Holder is a fishing rod holder designed to enable one-handed fishing for people with upper extremity disabilities or amputation. This rod holder is made of molded plastic, and padded with soft foam rubber. This holder rests against the user's abdomen, and is held in place by waist and shoulder straps made of strong webbing with an easy on/off buckle. The rod insert is designed for straight-handled rods only, and is constructed to keep from breaking off under stress. The unit

Animated Toys II

Animated Toys II is designed for individuals with cognitive and mobility disabilities due to developmental delays, brain injury or cerebral palsy. It is designed for individuals 9 months and older. It is comprised of 26 segments, each containing a toy animated on the computer screen. The toys are activated by the single press of a switch, mouse click, or the keyboard "enter" key. The toys incorporate cause & effect skills, increasing attention span, visual tracking, and focusing on objects.

Announcer With 6 Levels (Models 5015)

The Announcer with 6 Levels, model 5015, is a sequencing direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with speech or communication disabilities. This unit allows the user to first hear a series of words and then select one by simply activating its capability switch. The unit is mounted on a gooseneck for easy access. Features include six levels with 300 seconds of recording time, five-second messages, auditory cueing, auditory scanning, playback delay of 1 to 5 seconds, level ch

Applicator

APPlicator is a Bluetooth Switch Interface that allows children and adults with neurological and mobility disabilities who require simple switch access within apps and simple access to the media player on an iPad. It can be used with up to 4 switches or with a "tap" of a button go into "Quick-Media Mode" and use the same 4 switches to control your audio library. Users can press the Quick Media Mode button for pre-configured access to: play/pause, skip forward, skip back and Timed Play - 10 sec

Approach For The Cabinet

The Approach for Cabinets are motorized adjustable kitchen components designed for individuals who use wheelchairs or who cannot reach standard cupboards. This motorized wall cabinet adjustment system uses a powered push button system to raise and lower kitchen cabinets (cabinetry not included) through a 20-inch height adjustment range. DIMENSIONS: Fits W3030 to W4830. WARRANTY: Two years.

Apt-1 Hi-Lo Active Passive Trainer

The APT-1 Hi-Lo Active Passive Trainer is a continuous passive motion device and progressive resistance arm and leg exerciser designed for use by seniors or individuals with neurological or physical disabilities. The unit is mounted on an adjustable stand so it can be positioned for either arm or leg exercise. It can be positioned low near the floor for lower body exercises or raised up to table top height for upper body workouts. An assortment of accessories are available to enable users with a

Apt-1 Portable Active Passive Trainer

The APT-1 Portable Active Passive Trainer is a continuous passive motion device and progressive resistance arm and leg exerciser designed for use by seniors and individuals with neurological or physical disabilities. This portable standalone unit with an adjustable angle base can be used on a table top for upper body workouts, or on the floor for lower body exercise while the user is seated in a wheelchair or chair. An assortment of accessories are available to enable users with a variety of phy

Apt-5 Active Passive Digital Trainer

The APT-5 Active Passive Digital Trainer is a continuous passive motion device and progressive resistance arm and leg exerciser designed for use by seniors and individuals with neurological or physical disabilities. Fully digital, this unit enables the user to control speed, resistance, amount of spins and load levels. A remote control facilitates operation for users with limited movement abilities. This portable, standalone unit with an adjustable angle base can be used on a table top for upper

Apt-5 Hi-Lo Active Passive Digital Trainer

The APT-5 Hi-Lo Active Passive Digital Trainer is a continuous passive motion device and progressive resistance arm and leg exerciser designed for use by seniors and individuals with neurological or physical disabilities. Fully digital, this unit enables the user to control speed, resistance, amount of spins and load levels. A remote control facilitates operation for users with limited movement abilities. The unit is mounted on an adjustable stand so it can be positioned for either arm or leg ex

Aqua Pill Timer

The Aqua Pill Timer is an audible medication reminder designed for use by individuals with memory or visual impairments. This compact electronic pillbox has an alarm that can be programmed to beep when it is time for the user to take medication. The pillbox also carries approximately two ounces of water and a straw. A safety top flips open for access to the straw and water. Write-on dosage labels are included. POWER: Uses LR44 button cell batteries (included). DIMENSIONS (HxDxW): 4.25 x 1 x 2.5

Aqualine Bath

Aqualine Bath is a height adjustable bath designed for use by individuals with mobility and balance disabilities who require assistance with bathing. This bath benefits the caregiver as well as the user, as it is height-adjustable. Caregivers can set the height of the bath at a comfortable level for them, using a simple control panel, helping to avoid back strain. Access into the bath is via a ceiling/wall mounted track or a mobile system. An attachable showering and changing top is available

Aquatec Ocean Xl (Model 713900)

The Aquatec Ocean XL model A713900, is a height-adjustable wheelchair shower commode designed for use by individuals with mobility or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. The chair is constructed from stainless steel for maintenance-free use. The seat frame has a static ten-degree back tilt for comfort and the back upholstery is adjustable. Features include adjustable swing-away footrests, standard heel loops, locking casters, and flip-up arms. The chair rolls over most standard t

Aquatic Access Lift (Model Igat-180)

The Aquatic Access Lift, model IGAT-180, is a pool lift designed for use by individuals with mobility or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. Self-operable, this lift is designed for use with in-ground pools and is powered by water. The folding seat features automatic 180-degree clockwise seat turn (opposite turn available), a right armrest, and a flip-up footrest attached to a mounting arm under the seat. The seat rotates forward to enter the pool and backward to exit the pool. The

Aquatic Access Lift (Model Igat-180Ad)

The Aquatic Access Lift, model IGAT-180AD, is a pool lift designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility, neurological, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. Designed specifically for pools and spas with pool covers, this lift provides elevated deck clearance to allow for automatic pool covers or pool/spa combinations. This lift is user-operable, and the seat height adjusts to accommodate various wheelchair heights. The seat rotates forward when entering the poo

Arm Anchor (Models K811, K812, K813 & K814)

The Arm Anchor, models K811, K812, K813 & K814, is an arm positioner designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. Available for the right or left arm, this device features a supportive pad and straps that position the forearm, while the suction cup secures the unit to any location on the flat surface of a tray or table and are re-positionable for optimal forearm placement. The Arm Anchor stabilizes the arm of the user, increasing fu

Armtrough Alternative

The Armtrough Alternative is an add-on armrest designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, severe physical, or neurological disabilities who use wheelchairs. This armrest cradles the arm in a range of positions and is padded for comfort. This adjustable unit is built with lateral for trunk support and to block elbow medially and includes an elbow stop to keep the elbow secure. The unit also comes with a hand block for hand and finger positioning.

Articulation Bag & Story Board

Articulation Bag & Story Board is designed for use by children 3 years and older with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities working on language and vocabulary development as well as articulation. The kit includes communication tools for a community based outing all in one ready-to-go bag. This bag contains 50 objects to help children practice initial, medial and final sounds and comes with a quality felt backcloth to display and sort the objects. The bag contains objects to repres

Assisted Exercise Kit

The Assisted Exercise Kit is an exercise planning program designed for use by physical therapists who work with aides, caregivers, or family members of individuals with stroke, brain injury, spinal cord injury, cerebral palsy, severe physical disabilities, fractures and other orthopedic conditions, multiple sclerosis, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Guillain Barre syndrome, brain tumor, cancer, tendinitis, or developmental disorders. This kit is available either as a set of reproducible car

At The Table

At the Table is a magnetic therapy tool, designed to provide new, engaging, and interactive ways for therapists to approach language, memory, naming, and direction following. Cleverly designed specifically for adult clients to engage in interactive tasks that involve and practice Speech and Language Pathology tools like language and memory. Durable magnets include 34 familiar table items, 34 matching table item names, and 80 stimulus questions that address locating, naming, yes/no response, prob

Atlas

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a bi-manual rehabilitation glove system to monitor the hand movements of individuals who have experienced stroke. Researchers at Northeastern University have created the Angle Tracking and Location At home System (ATLAS), a bi-manual rehabilitation glove system and tracking device that utilizes two gloves to monitor the hand movements of stroke survivors. The system's creators' eventually intend to release the ATLAS as an at-home testing

Attendant Caller 2

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable a child with muscular dystrophy to summon assistance at night while at camp. A cast off vibrating pager was modified by attaching very long lead wires that run to a micro switch, so when the father accompanies his son to camp, the child can page his father during the night instead of calling and waking the other campers. The child has the microswitch, and the father runs the wires across the room to his bed and wears the pager in his pocket. TITLE: Th

Auditory Adventures

Auditory Adventures is designed to support individuals working on improving auditory processing skills such as: Auditory Association - absurdities, action-agent, analogies, auditory closure, if-then, inferences, listening for main ideas, opposites, name the category. Auditory Discrimination - discrimination of initial sounds in words, discrimination of final sounds in words, identification of initial sounds in words, rhyming, sound blending, syllable awareness. Auditory Memory - following direct

Aust.rail.ia

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To assist individuals with balance or mobility disabilities and generalized weakness stand and negotiate environmental barriers with a portable handrail. Aust.rail.ia is a portable all-purpose rail that can be used indoors or outdoors as a handrail, vehicle barrier, general purpose barrier or a “space-restoring” storage or shelving utility area. It can also be used as a sitting/standing aid. This portable rail requires mounting at one end, eliminating the ne

Automated Driver’S License Cognitive Test / Automatic Clock Drawing Test (Model Acdt-Dmv-07)

The Automated Driver’s License Cognitive Test, model ACDT-DMV-07, is a driving fitness assessment program designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease, brain injury, cognitive disabilities, dementia, or who have had a stroke. This computerized clock drawing test screens users for cognitive impairments that affect the ability to drive safely. This multimedia, interactive touch screen test can be taken by individuals who cannot draw or use a writing instrument. Tests are web-based and

Automatic Clock Drawing Test (Model Acdt-Tbi-07)

The Automatic Clock Drawing Test is a cognitive rehabilitation evaluation program designed to screen children or adults for brain injury. This online assessment tool provides instant scores and feedback through networked laptops, portable kiosks, or PCs. Multimedia, interactive tests use touchscreens for accessibility for users who cannot draw or use a writing instrument. Tests use either military (24-hour) or standard (12-hour) clocks.

Automatic Faucet Control

The Automatic Faucet Control is a water flow control designed for use by individuals with memory or cognitive disabilities or upper extremity disabilities. This device prevents the water from being left on and provides access for those unable to turn a tap. The device replaces the aerator on existing faucets and turns the water on when the hanging wand is nudged. When the slight pressure is removed, the water automatically turns off.

Avaz

Avaz is a picture based communication app. It is an Augmentative Alternative Communication (AAC) app designed for children who are non-verbal or who have difficulty speaking. Avaz is designed to expand as the child grows to develop literacy. It tracks therapy sessions to help you measure the child’s progress. Avaz’s vocabulary is color-coded in accordance with the Fitzgerald key. Its speech synthesizer is powered by Acapela. Users are able to select gender, vary the speed of the voice and custom

Axion Rotary Interface For Wheelchair Headrests

The Axion Rotary Interface™ for Wheelchair Headrests is a headrest accessory designed for use by individuals with severe physical or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. This device permits wheelchair headrests to rotate, and it attaches to most existing wheelchair headrests and hardware. This unit is quiet, free-running, and it does not require lubrication. The range of rotation can be limited or stopped.

B.a. Bar

B.A. Bar is a voice output bar code communication aid, cognitive aid, and speech teaching device designed for use by individuals with autism, aphasia, cognitive disabilities, or brain injury. This portable unit has a digital voice and can record and play back words and sounds programmed on barcodes. Adhesive barcode labels are glued onto objects or symbol panels; scanning enbles voice output. The codes are also available in a graphic file, enabling them to be printed on documents. Up to 10,000 b

Baking Pan Magnifier

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: 1. To enlarge items. MATERIALS USED: 1 aluminum foil baking pan of any size. 4 spools of thread OR 4 small cups (e.g., Dixie cups). 1 sheet magnifier (make sure your pan is larger than your magnifier) Scissors Glue. Electrical tape and/or masking tape.

Balance Beam

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To develop coordination and balance skills in children working on improving gross motor skills.

Balance Fish (Model W39569)

The Balance Fish, model W39569, is a balance training device designed for use by children with balance or neurological disabilities. This activity is designed to aid in strengthening motor skills and developing coordination and tactile perception and consists of a set of four fish made with a hard plastic surface with non-skid artificial rubber structures. Each fish is fitted on an inflatable base where air pressure can be adjusted to create different levels of difficulty. SIZES: The set include

Balance Fishing

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To develop coordination and balance in children working on improving gross motor skills.

Balance Kit #6: Obstacle Course

The BALANCE KIT #6 is designed to help children improve their balance, motor planning, coordination and problem-solving skills. Three separate components can be combined together in different ways to create various obstacle courses. Include the children in designing the courses to work on problem-solving and cognitive (thinking) skills. The Balance Kit #6 comes with the following: Build N' Balance Red Tops: Set of three 9.5" high plastic with rubber feet to prevent slipping and easy stacking sto

Balance Maze

Balance Maze is designed for children with gravitational insecurities, balance and motor coordination disabilities.  Users must move a ball around the plastic maze. The pivot point, placed directly under feet, is gently rounded. It is designed to move the ball while maintaining a sense of security. Add difficulty by using the two balls (included) simultaneously.

Bambach Saddle Seat (Models Bss100+B1R And Bss100+B1R Bss200+B1R)

The Bambach Saddle Seat with Foot Platform, models BSS100+B1R and BSS200+B1R, is a posture chair designed to improve posture, balance, breathing, and head/trunk control in small children with cerebral palsy, muscular atrophy, dysplagia, brain injury, and other neuro-musculo-skeletal disorders. It provides a comfortable, upright posture that maintains the spine's natural curves even in the presence of significant physical impairment. The user maintains freedom of arm movement and safe reach dista

Band Jam (Model 1115)

The Band Jam, model 1115, is a switch-adapted musical instrument designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. The unit has five percussion instruments in one base. Activating any of the photo buttons enables the user to play a tambourine, triangle, drum, cymbal or maraca while multicolored LEDs light up. POWER: Uses 8 C batteries. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 21 x 17 x 12 inches.WEIGHT: 5 pounds.

Bariatric Side Stepper (Model 850)

The Bariatric Side Stepper, model 850, is a hemi walker designed for use by individuals with walking, lower extremity, or balance disabilities. This non-folding bi-level walking aid also provides assistance in rising or sitting by providing handgrips on two levels. This aluminum walker is designed for one-handed use and has tube-in-tube construction for added strength. DIMENSIONS: The height adjusts from 32.75 to 35.75 inches high (accommodates users 5 feet, 3 inches to 6 feet tall). CAPACITY: 5

Bat Keyboards

BAT Keyboards are one hand keyboard interfaces designed to emulate all the functions of a standard computer keyboard. The system consists of two seven-key keyboards which are angled and have palm rests. The keyboards are capable of entering all the functions and characters of the traditional QWERTY keyboard and more. Letters, characters, and symbols are selected by pressing a combination of keys, similar to chords on a piano. One or two hands can be used to enter data. The user can assign chords

Bath Bather

Baby Bather is designed for use by infants and toddlers who required additional support during bathing activities. The Baby Bather is designed to fit on the base of the bathtub. The Bather holds the baby securely allowing you to concentrate on washing using two hands. Made from hygienic polypropene with a soft PVC mattress, the Bather has an adjustable backrest for ease of positioning on the bath. DIMENSIONS: Backrest length: 480 millimeters, seat Length 200 millimeters, backrest width 360 milli

Bathmaster Sonaris

Bathmaster Sonaris is designed to assist users with limited mobility and balance as well as their caregivers during transfers in and out of the bathtub. The Bathmaster Sonaris is operated by a rechargeable battery and can perform an average of 18 lifts per charge. There is an audible beep and a blinking light to alert you when the battery needs to be recharged. The operator buttons on the hand controller are simple and large to make it easy for anyone to operate. The seat and back snap together

Bathroom Ceiling Lift

DO-IT-YOURSELF-ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable a person who uses a wheelchair to make transfers in the bathroom. A U-shaped channel runs through the ceiling and is supported by the rafters. Operated by a 440-pound hoist motor, the figure-eight-shaped system enables the user to go backward, forward, right, or left. The lift, equipped with a transfer lift sling, swivels to allow changes of direction. . MATERIALS: Channel, cables, controller, motor, and lift sling. TOOLS: Shop tools. SKILLS REQUIRED:

Battery Interrupter Kit 2

The Battery Interrupter Kit 2 is a control input interface designed to enable individuals to adapt toys and other battery-operated devices for use with capability switches. This kit can be used to adapted battery-powered toys or devices equipped with a simple on/off switch. The kit includes one Jumbo Switch, one Gumball Switch, one Button Click Switch (switches also sold separately; see entries), three double-A battery interrupters, and three C and D battery interrupters. COLOR: The Jumbo Switch

Beam

Beam is a mouse emulator designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury or severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. This device is generally used by those with adaptive switches who wish to break the hard connection between the switch and their computers. Beam enables a HeadMouse Extreme (see entry) user to actuate the left, right, and middle mouse buttons using adaptive switches without a direct connection to the HeadMouse. For a Swifty (see entry) user, the Beam sends up to th

Beamz

Beamz is an interactive music system that can be used by individuals with upper extremity, neurological and cognitive disabilities. It is a musical instrument that enables special needs users and individuals of all ages to interactively create and play music. User’s pass their hands through the laser beams to trigger music, vocals or sound effects. The Beamz interactive music song library contains 50 songs. DIMENSIONS: 21 1/2" L x 4 1/2" W x 19 1/2" H. WEIGHT: 10 lbs. COLOR: Black. WARRANTY/GUAR

Beamz Education Bundle

Beamz Education Bundle is an interactive music system that can be used by individuals with upper extremity, neurological and cognitive disabilities. It is a musical instrument that enables special needs users and individuals of all ages to interactively create and play music. Users pass their hands through the laser beams to trigger music, vocals or sound effects. The Education package includes 50 songs and 10 lessons for education and therapy settings. The Education package includes the Beamz l

Beamz Family Play Bundle

The BeamZ Family Play Bundle is an interactive music system that can be used by individuals with upper extremity, neurological and cognitive disabilities. It is a musical instrument that enables special needs users and individuals of all ages to interactively create and play music. Users pass their hands through the laser beams to trigger music, vocals or sound effects. The Family Play Bundle includes 20 songs and 10 lessons that encourage family play. DIMENSIONS: 21 1/2" L x 4 1/2" W x 19 1/2"

Bear Popper-Animal Popper

Bear Popper-Animal Popper is designed to increase hand strength and coordination in children in adults. Users grab their Bear around the mid-section and give it a big squeeze! That sudden burst of air pressure pushes out a soft foam ball from the Bears mouth. The harder you squeeze the faster and further the ball will launch. Go the distance or accuracy, with one hand or two. Comes with 6 foam balls and carry net. Various animals are available.

Beclose

BeClose is an aging in place technology designed to help residents, families and caregivers stay in touch. Using discreet wireless sensors placed in the home, including a wearable alert button, BeClose tracks your loved one's daily routine. You'll know they are okay because you will be able to check on them at any time using a private, secure web page. And, if there are any disruptions, you will be alerted in real time by phone, email, or text message. Because everything is wireless, the system

Bed Assist For Home Style Beds With Cushioned Hand Grip

Bed Assist Handle for Home Style Beds with Cushioned Hand Grip is designed for persons with limited mobility, the elderly, or those who have difficulty with balance, as it helps the user get in and out of bed safely. To set up, slide between the box spring and mattress. Laminated wood base. Cushioned hand grip.

Bed Extension

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a bed extension for a hospital-style bed for a tall individual with acquired brain injury. A 150-millimeter extension with two metal bars was made that bolted into the existing holes at the top end of the bed base. A headboard, padded and covered with vinyl, was fixed at right angles to the bars. Straps with Velcro strips were used to fix the lower section of the mattress in position. This adaptation reduced the how often the individual’s position had to b

Bed Mount For Ipad 2,3,4

Bed Mount for iPad 2,3,4 is designed to individuals with multiple sclerosis, muscular dystrophy, spinal cord injuries or any other other neurological impairments that impact mobility and accessibility while positioned in bed. The Bed Mount is designed to work for all types of mattresses. It is positioned under the mattress for stability.

Bed Rail Padding

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To prevent an individual who has Huntington’s disease from injuring herself on the rails of her hospital bed. Made of wood, the rails posed a danger to the individual as she thrashes in her sleep and because she got her arms and legs trapped between the rails. The rails were removed and covered with two layers of foam rubber tubing. The rails were then covered with velour fabric by sliding the rails into pockets on the fabric panels. The rails were then reattached to

Bed Surround

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To prevent a child with intellectual, communication, mobility, and vision disabilities from leaving the bed unattended during the night. An enclosure for the bed was built using eight plywood panels covered in fabric-covered foam. Each panel is equipped with two metal handles on the back to enable the child's parents to remove one or more when assisting the child in and out of bed or when changing sheets. Three panels fit down each side and the bed has a U-shaped pane

Bedmount For Ipad Air

BedMount for iPad Air is designed for individuals with multiple sclerosis, muscular dystrophy, spinal cord injuries or any other neurological impairments that impact mobility and accessibility while positioned in bed. The Bed Mount is designed to work for all types of mattresses. It is positioned under the mattress for stability.

Bedside Computer Stand

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable an individual with spinal cord injury to utilize a computer from a bed. The base of the stand is a standard overbed table on a wheeled base. A box of varnished plywood on a caster base was added to the table. The box was equipped with a central shelf, creating three surfaces on which to store computer equipment and other items. The original table surface was attached to the side of the box and is height adjustable using a trinut. The surface also rotates so

Beginner Language Cards

Beginner Language Cards is designed for children and adults who are working on improving their word recognition, while increasing vocabulary and language skills as a result of traumatic brain injury, stroke, cerebral palsy, or developmental delays.  Each card is double sided and features bright clear photographs of common images- people, animals, tools, and community based places. Set includes 34 cards and Activity Guide.

Behavioral Intervention Planning — Third Edition (Bip-3) Computer Version For Single User (Model (12293)

Behavioral Intervention Planning — Third Edition (BIP-3) Computer Version for Single User, model 12293, is a behavior assessment program designed for use by educators of students with disabilities. This CD-ROM version of the BIP-3 can be used to complete a functional behavioral assessment (FBA) and develop a behavioral intervention plan (BIP). It includes the same steps and forms used in the print version of the BIP-3, but information is keyed in instead of written, summary sheets are completed

Belly Bumper™ - Large

Belly Bumper™ - Large is designed for children 13 - adult with sensory processing disorders.  The Belly Bumper is like a bumper cars for your body. It can be used for small-group or large-class play, use Belly Bumpers to run races, play adapted ''bumping'' ball games, or just let off steam. Made of heavy-duty 4-millimeter vinyl with reinforced seams and handles. 

Bentley

The Bentley is an adult manual tilt-in-space wheelchair designed for use by individuals with mobility, lower extremity, neurological, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This chair can be propelled by hand and/or foot in and out of tilt. FRAME: The overall width with 12- or 16-inch wheels is the seat width plus 9.5 inches; with 20- or 24-inch wheels and hand rims the overall width is the seat width plus 10.5 inches and without hand rims, the width is the seat width plus 9 inch

Big Buddy Button (Models 56500, 56520, 56540, 56200, 56100, & 56600)

Big Buddy Buttons are touch switches designed to enable individuals with severe physical, motor control, or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury to control switch-adapted devices. Devices connected to the switches can be activated by pressing anywhere on the large top surface. Activation can be accomplished by exerting 5.3 ounces of force on the switch edges or 10.7 ounces of force at the center. A non-slip rubber base is included with each button. COLOR: Raving red (model 56100),

Big Foot

Big Foot is a perception game designed for use by children with balance, neurological, or mobility disabilities. The game helps to iomprove balalnce, coordination, dexterity, and perceptual skills, as well as size discrimination and color recognition abilities. The set includes eight four-piece feet and playing cards.

Bigtrack Trackball & Switch Adapted Bigtrack Trackball

The BIGtrack Trackball is a trackball designed for use by individuals with fine motor, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities. This trackball has an oversized trackball with left and a right mouse click buttons located behind the trackball to avoid unwanted mouse clicks. The BIGtrack also allows for second mouse connection, enabling both the BIGtrack and a second mouse to be connected for assisted or simultaneous participation. This trackball is also available in a switch-adapted versi

Bime Wander Reminder

The BIME Wander is designed for use for individuals with dementia. It is a reminder system to encourage time orientation for people with dementia by using verbal messages. It uses reliable and inexpensive technology that can be installed to suit the needs of individual situations. The system is easy to install requiring no technical input. The verbal message is recorded and the minder is placed at the approach to the doorway. It can be left freestanding or hooked onto the wall. Users can use bat

Black Leather Organizer Wallet

The Black Leather Organizer Wallet is a money organizer designed for use by for individuals who are blind or who have low vision or who have have cognitive disabilities. The wallet features three coin compartments, three paper money compartments, 10 credit card slots, a zippered pocket, an ID window, and a checkbook pocket. It has Velcro closures. COLOR: Black.

Blanket Support

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRYPURPOSE: To remove the weight of bed coverings from sensitive legs and feet for individuals with spinal cord injury, neurological disabilities, burns, or arthritis. This article, included in a chapter entitled "Bedroom & Getting Dressed," describes how to make a strong, flexible blanket support from PVC pipe and fittings. When assembled, the base of the unit slides between the bed's mattress and box spring and the top extends above the foot of the bed; sheets, blankets, a

Bluetooth Ihome

Bluetooth iHome is designed for use by individuals with fine motor, grasping and neurological disabilities. This device is equipped for wireless audio streaming. It works with any Bluetooth enabled device to allow listening to music and audio programs. It has been adapted with six 2 1/2" switches to control tracks forward and backward, increase and decrease the volume, pause and turn the device on/off. The iHome features a dynamic speaker for full range of sounds, dual alarm clocks, backlight LC

Blunders Board Game

Blunders™ is a board game designed for children ages 5 and up who would benefit from learning polite behavior in an informal setting by identifying rude behavior from polite behavior, while learning appropriate responses to situations and scenarios. In this game the Blunder children, like real children, know that good manners will also help them make more friends, do better in school and develop self-confidence. Players of this manner-building board game join the Blunder family on their quest to

Boccia Ball Ramp 3

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable an individual who uses a wheelchair and has limited movement to play boccia ball. The top of the ramp rests on the arms of the user's wheelchair and extends to the floor. The top of the ramp is on a swivel, enabling the user to turn the ramps to aim. To adjust the length of the run, the user changes the ball release position on the ramp. TITLE: The Boccia Ball Ramp 3. WEB SITE: Workshop Solutions at http://www.workshopsolutions.com/COMPLETE/ramp4.htm.

Bongo Drums (Model 756)

The Bongo Drums, model 756, is a switch adapted musical instrument designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities. High-quality, tunable wooden bongos are attached to a base fitted with a drumstick on each side. When two connected capability switches (required but not included) are activated, the drums are played. A tuning key is included. POWER: Uses 4 D batteries. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 18 x 12 x 11.5 inches. WEIGHT: 7.75 pounds.

Bowling Ramp

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable an individual who uses a powered wheelchair and has limited movement to bowl. The ramp shown is made of strong light tubular steel. The height is set to just clear the wheelchair armrests and controls. The horizontal portion of the ramp at the top is very slightly past the horizontal so the ball stays there until gently pushed forward. To maximize speed, the upper portion of the ramp is straight and the lower half has a gentle curve to the horizontal.

Brain Scanning Speller

-- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype a brain-scanning speller for individuals who have communication or neurological disabilities or have experienced stroke or brain injury. Researchers at Maastricht University in the Netherlands have developed a device that provides people who are completely unable to speak or move at all with a means to communicate. The device builds upon previous work using functional magnetic imaging (fMRI) technology. FMRI is a non-invasive technique that m

Brookfield

The Brookfield is designed for children 2 years and older who require moderate levels of postural support when seated. It can be used in daycare, school and home environments. The Brookfield has a molded back, which promotes central alignment and gives additional support while the child is seated. Its seat height and depth can also be adjusted. As an additional feature, the back can be adjusted in height. The Brookfield comes complete with a molded back, contoured seat, pelvic strap and heigh

Bubble Tube Cuddle Cushion

Bubble Tube Cuddle Cushion is a wrap-around cushion that offers up-close relaxation for children with autism, emotional disabilities and sensory processing disorders. It is a large beanbag cushion that wraps around Bubble Tubes for up-close appreciation of vibrations, colored bubbles and sounds. The Bubble Tube Cuddle Cushion is upholstered in tough, washable white vinyl upholstery. Bubble tube not included.

Bubcap Home Button Covers

BubCap Pro is a designed to deter users such as toddlers, individuals with autism, ADHD and intellectual disabilities from pressing the home button during an activity on an iPad, iPod Touch and iPod without limiting access by aduts. Parents, teachers, and other adults can activate the home button with a firm press. Sizes: BubCap Regular is the least rigid model, designed for younger children using an iPhone or iPod touch. It doesn't provide significant resistance on an iPad. BubCap Ultra is toug

Buckinghan Bra-Angel

Buckingham Bra-Angel is designed for use by individuals with mild to moderate upper limb restrictions or limited hand dexterity. It enables those who have the use of only one arm to be able to put on their bra independently. It can be adjusted to a wide variety of sizes. The telescopic action allows the Bra-Angel to be compacted and easy to carry. The Buckingham Bra-Angel is latex free. DIMENSIONS: 16 inches Length x 1-1/2 inches width. COLOR: White with pink center piece. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As

Bugzi

Bugzi is a powered indoor chair designed for children ages one to five whose mobility has been impaired by physical and neurological disabilities. It offers a unique opportunity for pre-school children with disabilities to experience independent mobility. Bugzi is an ideal introduction to switch and joystick use. It is compact and maneuverable. Each Bugzi is tailored and adapted to the individual child’s needs, with the capacity to adjust seating and controls as he or she grows. Bugzi is a

Build N' Balance Set

The Build N' Balance Set is designed to help children work on improving their balance, motor planning and coordination skill development. It comes complete with 10 interchangeable components to create multiple obstacle courses. Users can create inclines, declines, high surfaces (up to 9.5") and low surfaces (as low as 4") for children to navigate. The set includes: Build N' Balance Yellow Tops, Build N' Balance Red Tops and a Build N' Balance Blue Planks. DIMENSIONS: Build N' Balance Yellow Tops

Building Language Word Sounds

Building Language: Word Sounds is designed for use by speech & language pathologist working with clients for articulation. Word Sounds is based on a cognitive neuropsychological framework. Applications of this volume includes the facilitation, strengthening and development of the recognition and production of phonemes and graphemes in single words. The workbook comprises four major sections, with key learning strategies (e.g., lip shape cues) provided in the structure of the exercises: Hear

Busy Fingers™ Gel Fidget

Busy Fingers™ Gel Fidget is a fidget toy designed for children with autism, with sensory integration disorder, or any child who has trouble paying attention or sitting still. Use when stressed, bored or seeking sensory input. Has the added benefit of it helping to boost their concentration and focus as well as fine motor skills and fine motor strengthening. Can be kept in a backpack or parent’s bag and used at home, school, clinic, or while riding in a car. For ages 3 and up. DIMENSIONS: 5.5 inc

Butterfly Collar (Model 675)

The Butterfly Collar, model 675, is a swimming aid designed for use by children and adults with spinal cord injury or neurological or physical disabilities who are unable to hold their heads up. This horseshoe-shaped aid fits around the neck to keep the user's head out of the water to facilitate water-based exercise. The collar is fabric-covered for comfort. SIZES: Children's or Youth/Adult. DIMENSIONS: The Youth/Adult size has a 5 x 6 inch neck opening, is 1.5 inch thick, and is 16 inches in ci

Button Adaptations

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRYPURPOSE: To adapt clothing for easier dressing for seniors or individuals with arthritis or fine motor, grasping, neurological, or upper extremity disabilities. This illustrated article, included in a chapter entitled "Bedroom & Getting Dressed," discusses options to replace buttons on clothing. The option chosen should be based on the abilities of the wearer and include using large hooks or snaps, Velcro, or extending buttons with elastic. A detailed description and illu

C Frame By Smirtwaite

The C Frame by Smirthwaite is a free standing suspension system for use with Smirtwaite’s sensory integration swing products for children with sensory integration disorders, physical and neurological disabilities. The Frame eliminates the need for permanent structural fixings, is easy to transport and assemble and is of modular construction. Made from tubular steel, it will support rigorous activity and can be fixed to the floor if required. The C Frame can be used with or without cushioned mat

Camera Holder 2

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable an individual with limited of the hands or of only one hand to use a camera. This device consists of a a clipless bicycle pedal fitted to a frame that loops over the user's shoulders. Two cleats are fitted to a bracket on the camera to enable the photographer to switch from portrait to landscape orientation, and the pedal clamps are adjustable for strength to accommodate a heavy or a light camera. The pedal can be tilted up and down to adjust the camer

Camera Support

DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY---- Using PVC to stabilize a DSLR camera is designed for use by individuals with limited strength in their upper extremities as a result of fractures or neurological events such as stroke and Parkinson’s disease.

Candy Bands (Model 720 To 722)

Candy Bands are elbow, arm, or shin protectors designed for use by individuals with mobility or severe physical disabilities. These Tootsie-Roll-shaped terry tubes have a slender ribbed end and a wider ribbed end for the elbow area. They slide on and off and are machine washable. These multi-use terry protectors warm forearms, cushion elbows or shins, or absorb chin wetness. SIZES: Child (model 720), adult (model 721), and extra-large (model 722). DIMENSIONS The child size is 7 inches long and 1

Captain's Log: The Complete Computerized Mental Gym

The Captain's Log is a cognitive skills, memory improvement, and visual perceptual training program designed for use by individuals with brain injury, cognitive disabilities, or learning disabilities. It contains a wide range of cognitive exercises to help develop attention, concentration, memory, eye-hand coordination, basic numeric concepts, and problem solving/reasoning skills. Modules include Attention Skills - Developmental; Visual Motor Skills; Conceptual Skills; Numeric Concepts/Memory Sk

Card Holder

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To provide an opportunity for individuals with fine motor and grasping disabilities to hold playing cards during a recreational game of cards.

Care-Give-R-Lift Skid Seat ( Perforated Suede Vinly)

The Care-Give-R-Lift Skid Seat (Perforated Suede Vinyl) is a transfer aid designed for use with individuals with severe physical or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. Used for repositioning an individual into a seated position in a wheelchair or other chair with little or no strain on the caregiver, the device is designed for use with a gel cushion and is made of perforated suede vinyl backed with non-slip fabric. Perforations allow air circulation. The suede surface is soft to the to

Careassist Es Bed

The CareAssist ES Bed is a motorized bed designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities. This adjustable electric hospital bed includes siderails, dual-locking brake casters with audible alarm, and integrated bed extenders for adding length to the bed. The bed moves in and out of a chair position for dining with a one-button control. Large button caregiver controls are located in one central location at the point-of-care, along with an angle of bed indicator and customizable a

Carebike

The Carebike is a cycle attachment for wheelchairs. The unit comprises an anodized aluminum platform on wheels that attaches to a 21-speed comfort bike. It is designed to offer friends, family members and caregivers the convenience of taking a bike ride while still being close at hand to assist the wheelchair user. The wheelchair fits on the platform with the Carebike attached at the rear, giving the biker complete steering, stopping, and starting control.

Caregiver Call Signal

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a means for an individual with severe phyical disabilities to summon a caregiver. This device was created using a doorbell chime with a remote control. The chime unit is carried by the caregiver and the remote is used by the individual summoning assistance. Because the individual did not have enough finger strength to press the button on the remote, a socket with a long cord was attached to the remote and connected to a large, soft button that was accessibl

Cares Child Aviation Restraint

The CARES Child Aviation Restraint provides additional support for children with mild to moderate physical disabilities while travelling on an airplane. It can accommodate children from 22 to 75 pounds. The CARES can be used in any seat on the plane excluding the emergency exit rows. The CARES Child Aviation Restraint is a belt-and-buckle device that works with the seat belt on the airplane. The combination of the two provides the same level of safety as a car seat for your child. CARES comes c

Carex Ultra Grip Pivot Suction Grab Bar

The Carex Ultra Grip Pivot Suction Grab Bar is designed to assist individuals in the tub, shower, and bathroom to prevent slips and falls, and offer support. These grab bars are available in straight lengths and 22 different custom designs. The unique pivoting center design allows for installation in whatever position it is needed and the handy visual indicators on the suction cups ensure you're grabbing onto a solid handle. Handy and easy to use, this suction cup grab bar delivers ideal balance

Carrie Rover Stroller (Models 4642, 4643. 4644, & 4645)

The Carrie Rover Stroller is a seating system on a wheeled base designed to provide freedom and mobility while maintaining therapeutic support for children and small adults with physical disabilities. The removable seat is made of Tumble Forms modular cushions which are covered in a seamless, washable material that is impervious to body fluids and non-toxic. The anti-thrust seat stabilizes the pelvis while the seat back articulates 20 degrees to accommodate abnormal trunk tone. The seat may be u

Carrying Aids For Wheelchairs

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable an individual with Friedrich's ataxia to carry staws and plastic bags with her. To ensure straws are available when needed, carry them in a round plastic toothbrush holder fastened with Velcro to the underside of one arm of the wheelchair. To ensure a supply of plastic bags are available for garbage, snacks, or clean-up bags, hooks dog clean-up bags in the dispenser they come in to the wheelchair. MATERIALS: Toothbrush holder, straws, dog clean-up bag

Castle Mold

These castle molds are designed for children over 3, to engage in fine motor play in the sandbox, at the beach, or anywhere where there is sand. This fine motor play also inspires imagination, problem solving, and design interest. Includes 8 molds, 2 plastic knives, a turret, stairwell, castle wall, round wall top, rectangular 3D brick-maker, and 3D cylinder maker. Not for children under 3 years old due to choking hazard.

Cause And Effect Cinema (Model 501)

Cause and Effect Cinema, model 501, is a simple cause and effect training program designed for use by individuals with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. Age appropriate for older as well as younger populations, this program is made up of 90 film clips covering 10 categories such as animals, musical instruments, vehicles, tools, sports, toys, appliances, etc. Each film clip lasts approximately three to seven seconds. When the switch is pressed the first time, the title of the clip is dis

Cause And Effect, Spanish

Cause and Effect- Spanish, is essentially the same as Cause and Effect (in English), where a situation is presented on one side and the user must choose the best possible solution, given the circumstances, from the four outcomes presented; especially useful in Speech and Pathology therapy sessions. 150 different situations, timed responses, cumulative progress reports and flexibility to adjust the number of incorrect responses before the correct response is given.

Chair Activity Bingo

Chair Activity Bingo is designed for use by individuals of all ages with limited physical mobility due to generalized weakness, neurological impairment, surgery or arthritis. These activities encourage physical activity without having to get up out of your seat. Chair Activity Bingo focuses on seated stretches and simple movements that must be completed in order to mark the game card. It includes 30 laminated 8-1/2 inches x 11 inches bingo cards, playing cards and instructions.

Chair And Ladder

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide practice in moving from sitting to standing. A plywood stool was mounted to a plywood base. In front of the stool, also on the base, is mounted a plywood ladder with hardwood rungs. The ladder is braced with barckets attached to the ladder and the base on the side away from the user. The user grasps the rungs of the ladder to pull himself to a standing position. DIMENSIONS: The ladder is 850 millimeters (mm) high. The rungs are 70 mm apart. TITLE: Happy Sea

Chair Raisers

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a child with multiple disabilities with access to an elevated cut-out table. The cruciform-shaped risers were made of 9-millimeter plywood and have vertical housings at each corner. The housings accommodate the full depth of the chair legs, but pine inserts were also made which can be dropped into the housing to further elevate the chair for taller children. DIMENSIONS: The vertical housings are 180 millimeters high. TITLE: Supporting Early Intervention. JO

Chair With Glides

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a means for an individual who has had a stroke to move under a dining table after sitting on a chair. A glide was attached to the bottom of each leg of a standard dining room chair. This enabled the chair to slide more easily on the carpet while keeping the chair stable when the user sat down on it. TITLE: Post Stroke Assistance. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Volume 25, Number 2, Winter 2005: P. 10-11. PAGES: 3 (including cover).

Chairmaster

Chair Master is a chair that is designed for individuals who have mobility disabilities due to generalized weakness or neurological impairments. The ChairMaster is designed to allow users to sit comfortably while exercising. It combines a low impact cycling workout with resistance training to create a versatile resistance chair. It is suitable for all ages and fitness levels. The ChairMaster is designed to: Increase strength and flexibility - with smooth, low-impact resistance cords instead

Chew Stixx - A's & Z's Set

Chew Stixx-A’s & Z’s Set is designed for children seeking oral stimulation as a result of low muscle tone, sensory processing disorders, or developmental delays.  This set contains one "A" and one "Z” and are unflavored.

Child Head Float

The Child Head Float is a float swimming aid designed for use by children with upper extremity, neurological, or physical disabilities. This device is useful for a swimmer with under-developed reflexes and minimal head and limb control. The float rests on the user's the shoulders and wraps around the neck, holding the head above water. CAPACITY: 40 to 50 pounds

Child's Bed With 3-Piece Hinged Safety Rails

CUSTOM ADAPTATIONPURPOSE: To protect and restrain small children while they sleep in a comfortable environment which allows them free movement and visibility of their surroundings. The bed, which is designed to be placed with one side against a wall, has a fabric-enclosed foam pad mounted on the side that is placed against the wall and high head- and baseboards. On the side opposite the wall, there are three interconnected sections of slats that can be opened from the outside with the forward se

Child's Standing Frame For Shower

CUSTOM ADAPTATIONPURPOSE: To enable a child with spina bifida to stand in the shower. The standing frame is square-shaped with one end open. The child supports herself on the sides or the closed end of the frame. The frame is constructed of one-inch PVC tubing with rubber suction cups on the bottom of each of the four legs. There is additional bracing across the top of the closed side. DIMENSIONS: The frame's approximate height is 65 centimeters (cm). TITLE: Sara Walks! JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF

Cinema II-Life Skills

Cinema II - Life Skills - Program #502 is a cause & effect program that is age appropriate for older as well as younger populations. This program is made up of 75 film clips covering various categories where 8 out of the 10 categories are dedicated to common life skills such as putting on your shoes, putting on a hat. Each film clip lasts approximately 5 - 10 seconds. When the switch is pressed the first time, the title of the clip is displayed in large letters on the top of the screen and a

Circular Fiber Optic Shower

The Circular Fiber Optic Shower is designed to give the user the impression of being in a tunnel with over 150 strands of fiber optics that hang from the ceiling to create a special spot for people of all ages, who benefit from sensory integration. Big enough to accommodate a wheelchair or standing frame. The safe acrylic mirror on the ceiling gives the impression that the fiber optic strands continue ‘into’ the ceiling. The product can be either relaxing or stimulating depending on the model ch

Clamp On Mount

Clamp on Mount is a table-top mounting system designed to support AAC devices such as Dynavox V/Vmax, MyTobii P10 and other devices. It is height adjustable from approximately 0 to 180 millimeters and can be angled and repositioned. The Clamp on Mount has a Manfrotto Super Clamp base and Quick-Shift handles for quick and easy adjustment.

Classroom Positioner Chair (Models Cpc25, Cpc29, & Cpc33)

The Classroom Positioner Chair is a youth positioning chair designed for use by children with mobility or neurological disabilities. This wooden chair features independent adjustment of the height, depth, and angle of the seat back and footrrest. The contoured seat cushion can be set at up to 20 degrees anterior tilt, as well as level or at a posterior tilt. The chair comes standard with a contoured seat cushion, seat belt, back pad, lateral supports, and locking casters. OPTIONS: Foot surface w

Classroom Positioner Desk / Stander (Models Ds1 & Ds2)

The Classroom Positioner Desk/Stander is a height-adjustable classroom desk and standing table designed for use by children with mobility or neurological disabilities. This desk can be used with the Classroom Positioner Chair (see separate entry) or independently. Features include height and angle adjustability, a multi-adjustable desktop, adjustable knee block, and lateral pelvic pads for standing positions. The desk also included latches to secure it to the Classroom Positioner Chair. The desk

Classroom Scheduler

The Classroom Scheduler is a pocket sized scheduler designed for students with learning disabilities and cognitive impairments. It features simple, two step data entry process; over 50 pre-programmed everyday classroom activities, light and/or sound alarms for every event, digital clock and calendar. A user guide is included. POWER: Requires 2 AAA batteries, not included. DIMENSIONS: 5 ½ inches length x 3 ½ inches in height. COLOR: Blue. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Clear View Typing Aid For Left Hand

Clear View Typing Aid for Left Hand is designed for use by individuals with limited fine motor strength and coordination as a result of a spinal cord injury or a traumatic brain injury. Clear View Typing Aid for Left Hand fits securely on the hand and provides an unobstructed view of the key board. It is worn on the ulnar side (along the pinky finger) of the hand. The padding protects the dorsal portion of the hand surface.

Clear View Typing Aid For Left Hand

Clear View Typing Aid for Left Hand is designed for use by individuals with limited fine motor strength and coordination as a result of a spinal cord injury or a traumatic brain injury. Clear View Typing Aid for Left Hand fits securely on the hand and provides an unobstructed view of the key board. It is worn on the ulnar side (along the pinky finger) of the hand. The padding protects the dorsal portion of the hand surface.

CLEVERCATCH® ABC

Clevercatch® ABC is an activity and answer ball designed for use by children with learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities as well as for those working on improving their eye hand coordination, visual perceptual motor skills.  It allows children to build their learning skills. Each ball features a variety of graphics, problems, facts, and questions to reinforce learning in a fun way. Students will not mind practicing math, language, history, geography, etc. while they can play ball. Basic p

CLEVERCATCH® Exercise

CLEVERCATCH® Exercise is an activity and answer ball designed for use by children with learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities as well as for those working on improving their eye hand coordination, visual perceptual motor skills.  It allows children to build their learning skills. Each ball features a variety of graphics, problems, facts, and questions to reinforce learning in a fun way. Students will not mind practicing math, language, history, geography, etc. while they can play ball. Ba

CLEVERCATCH® Math

CLEVERCATCH® Math is an activity and answer ball designed for use by children with learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities as well as for those working on improving their eye hand coordination, visual perceptual motor skills.  It allows children to build their learning skills. Each ball features a variety of graphics, problems, facts, and questions to reinforce learning in a fun way. Students will not mind practicing math, language, history, geography, etc. while they can play ball. Basic

CLEVERCATCH® Multiplication

CLEVERCATCH® Multiplication is an activity and answer ball designed for use by children with learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities as well as for those working on improving their eye hand coordination, visual perceptual motor skills.  It allows children to build their learning skills. Each ball features a variety of graphics, problems, facts, and questions to reinforce learning in a fun way. Students will not mind practicing math, language, history, geography, etc. while they can play ba

CLEVERCATCH® States & Capitals

CLEVERCATCH® States & Capitals is an activity and answer ball designed for use by children with learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities as well as for those working on improving their eye hand coordination, visual perceptual motor skills.  It allows children to build their learning skills. Each ball features a variety of graphics, problems, facts, and questions to reinforce learning in a fun way. Students will not mind practicing math, language, history, geography, etc. while they can

CLEVERCATCH® World Geography

CLEVERCATCH® World Geography is an activity and answer ball designed for use by children with learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities as well as for those working on improving their eye hand coordination, visual perceptual motor skills.  It allows children to build their learning skills. Each ball features a variety of graphics, problems, facts, and questions to reinforce learning in a fun way. Students will not mind practicing math, language, history, geography, etc. while they can play b

Click And Create Articulation Board Games Software (Model N59-9)

Click and Create Articulation Board Games Software, model N59-9, is speech remediation game software designed for use by speech therapists to create board games for children with speech disabilities. The program contains thousands of words and pictures that represent all articulation sounds, and can be used to create personalized games that motivate students to practice. The user can add words to the master list and code them by sound, position, and number of syllables for use on game boards. Bo

Clip Stroller / Pushchair Size 1

The Clip Stroller / Pushchair 1 is a lightweight folding stroller designed for children with mild to moderated neurological and mobility disabilities. It is designed to provide head and trunk support. The size 1 Clip special needs stroller will support up to 66 lbs (30 kg). The Clip comes standard with a reclining backrest that is adjustable by zippers located behind the backrest. The backrest will adjust from 0 to 12 degrees from the upright position. A height adjustable footboard is also inclu

Clothing Store Words And Signs

Clothing Store Signs and Words is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program teaches 80 signs and words which are essential for clothing shopping. Categories include types of clothing (big and tall, formal wear, children’s); common clothing terms (bathrobe, blouse, dress, jeans, price, shoes); sizes (boy’s, girl’s, men’s,women’s); patterns (checked, plaid, solid, stripes); and mater

Cloud Matchmaker

Cloud Matchmaker is a shape making and matching game designed for children and adults. It consists of 24 wooden shape tiles, 24 matching cardboard cards, a card stand and a plastic chain-link. Players choose one of the cardboard shape cards and place it in the stand for only them to see. They then arrange and manipulate the chain to resemble the shape they have chosen. Other players try to identify the shape being made by matching it to the correct shapes on one of the wooden tiles. This game in

Coglink

Coglink is an electronic mail program designed for use by individuals with brain injury or cognitive disabilities. This program helps the user build a community of email partners. The email software is personalized to include only the people the user wants to exchange email with. Those who send spam and viruses excluded from the community. With Coglink, email messages are sent in a few steps, with no hidden windows or distracting pop-up screens. Coglink includes a free training program that help

Cognition And Scanning Cards

This deck of 25 Categorization & Scanning Cards is designed for post-trauma patients with cognitive, neurological injuries and can be used by Speech and Language Pathologists to improve categorization and visual scanning skills. Questions and answers are provided on the back of each photo card. This card deck can be used alone or as additional cards with the SR or stimulus-response kit. Contains up-to-date images of 3-8 items such as tools, dairy products, writing instruments, kitchen gadget

Cognitive Performance Test (Cpt)

Cognitive Performance Test (CPT) is a standardized performance-based assessment developed to determine baseline measurement and track changes in global functions in individuals with Alzheimer's or other dementias. Consists of seven sub-tasks that measure a person's understanding of common Aids for Daily Living or ADL activities performed by adults: sorting medications, shopping for appropriate clothing, washing hands, preparing food, using the telephone, traveling from one location to another, a

Cognitive Reorganization

Cognitive Reorganization, 3rd Edition is a stimulus handbook for those who need Cognitive Rehabilitation due to an injury or condition that affects cognitive/neurological functions to heighten memory, attention, and orientation. It is a flexible program that includes hundreds of contemporary stimuli geared toward memory, attention and orientation deficits. Manual includes more than 4,200 stimuli and a reproducible information sheet. 350 pages. Soft cover.

Coin Abacus

Coin Abacus is an electronic teaching tool, designed for use by students of all ages with learning disabilities or cognitive impairments. Users learn to master money counting skills by sliding the realistic coins and bills from left to right and see the total on the easy-to-read LCD screen. When a coin or bill is moved back to the left, the amount is subtracted from the total. Students see how different coin combinations can equal the same amount of money. There are two games to challenge stude

Color Code

Color Code is a visual perceptual game designed for children 5 years and older with developmental and visual perceptual delays. It can also be used by those working on visual planning and critical thinking skills. The game consists of boldly colored shapes on 18 transparent cards, a display holder and the challenge designs. Players pick a challenge and then stack tiles in the display rack to re-create the composition layer by layer. User’s must consider and analyze shape, color, sequence and ori

Color Match Panel

Color Match Panel is an interactive panel designed for use by individuals of all ages with cognitive, neurological and motor impairments. It is designed to stimulate visual and auditory senses while helping to teach cause and effect. It also aids with color recognition skills. This panel includes two color-matching games. The timing of the lights may be adjusted according to ability level. It can be used with the Wireless Remote Controller (purchased separately). The Color Match Panel include

Colorku® Game Set

Colorku® Game Set is a designed for children 8 years and older through adult. It is designed for individuals with cognitive and neurological impairments such as TBI (traumatic brain injury) and strokes, to build logic and deductive reasoning skills like Sudoku in full color. In Colorku, users use brightly colored wooden balls instead of numbers to solve the puzzles. Players start with a partially completed puzzle grid and then fill in the rest. Or simply have users replicate the colored patterns

Combination Seed Dispenser And Planting Mechanism

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a seeding system for employees with developmental disabilities or traumatic brain injury working in a greenhouse. The employees perform a variety of tasks that involve planting and growing crops. The employees plant seeds in flats, consisting of 12 trays of 2 x 2 inch cells for a total of 48 cells per flat. Each employee seeds two to three flats per day. The seeds are small and difficult to discern from the soil. The employees have varyi

Comfort Carrier Transfer Sling

The Comfort Carrier Transfer Sling is a manual transfer sling designed for use by wheelchair users with spinal cord injury, neurological disabilities, stroke, cerebral palsy, or brain injury. This sling enables wheelchair users to transfer with assistance from two helpers. The sling is slipped around the seated user, then is crisscrossed under the thighs and its buckle is fastened. Two assistants (in front and back or on each side) lift and transfer. The foldable sling is lightweight and machine

Communicate: In Print 2

Communicate: In Print 2 is designed for children and adults who having difficulty reading text. It helps teacher and students create books with pages that face one another while using symbols to encourage independence in desktop publishing. It covers a variety of topics using 7,000 Widgit Literacy Symbols in both color and black-and-white. Communicate: In Print 2 also includes Widgit Pictures, a set of 1,500 clip art and background images for creating illustrations and scenes. Communicate: In Pr

Communication Activities With Adults

Communication Activities with Adults is designed for adults working on improving and maintaining their communication skills. It is designed for use by health professionals and providers. This book contains more than 100 graded communication activities for individuals and groups. Activities in this book are ideal for individuals with dysphasia or those working with the elderly and day centers. It can be used for group warm-ups. The majority of activities requires little or no preparation and can

Communicator Basic

The COMMUNICATOR BASIC is a voice input dialer program designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This program offers complete voice-activated telephone dialing, including the ability to dial a phone call by speaking the name of the individual to be contacted or by speaking the digits to be dialed. This system requires a computer on which the voice dialing software can be installed and to which the base station for the wireless hea

Community Integration Suite

The Community Integration Suite is a prompter and cognitive aid designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities. Simplified access to a handheld Pocket PC (not included) provides time-based schedule prompting, as well as personalized task prompting with digital pictures, video, and auditory instructions. Users traveling to work, school, or into the community have access to calendar reminders and support for important vocational and educational tasks. Features enable users to manage

Community Sidekick

Community Sidekick is a personal location tracking program designed for use with people who have autism, Alzheimer's disease, dementia, brain injury and other cognitive disabilities. This application (or "app") is designed for use with the Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to notify the user's friends, family members or caregivers of the exact location of him or her. The first time the user starts the program, he or she can enter and save email addresses of people to be notified of his or her loc

Compression Stocking Aid With Heel Guide

Compression Stocking Aid with Heel Guide is designed for use by individuals with limited mobility as a result of surgery, arthritis, or stroke. This rigid and extra wide stocking aid includes extra-long handles as well as a heel guide that keeps the foot in position when pulling on a compression hose or stocking. 

Concentrate! I On Words & Concepts

CONCENTRATE! I On Words & Concepts is a language, vocabulary enhancement, and memory improvement tutorial program designed to exercise short term memory, enhance word knowledge, foster cooperative play and provide recreational enjoyment for children and adults who have a developmental, physical, or language learning disability or autism, or adults with traumatic brain injury and aphasia. It is a series of educational games that reinforces the lessons of the Words & Concepts series (see s

Concussion Coach

Concussion Coach is an application designed for Veterans, Service members, and other individuals who experience physical, cognitive, and emotional symptoms that may be related to mild to moderate traumatic brain injury. This application provides users with information about concussions, a self-assessment instrument for symptoms and their severity, tools to help users build resilience and manage symptoms, as well as recommendations for community-based resources and support. Users can customize to

Container Aids

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable an individual with Friedrich's ataxia to dispense various items that come in spray containers requiring a button to be depressed with the index finger. Purchasing spray bottles with trigger levers, which can be filed with body spray, hairspray, conditioner, etc. for easier application. MATERIALS: Trigger spray bottles. AUTHOR: Labbe, A. TITLE: Quest Extra: Doing It Yourself. JOURNAL: Quest. WEB SITE: http://www.mda.org/publications/quest/extra/qe14-5

Contoured Cushie Step-Up Padded Potty Seat With Step Stool

Contoured Cushie Step-Up Padded Potty Seat with Step Stool is designed for young children working on toilet training. It includes a padded potty seat with built-in step stool. Seat folds up for compact storage between uses. Additional features include: specially molded non-slip handles for comfort, ergonomically contoured with built-in deflector, fits standard and most elongated toilet seats and also has an extra wide non-slip floor pad for security. COLOR: White padded potty seat; Blue foot pla

Convaid Carrot 3 Special Needs Booster Seat

Convaid Carrot 3 Special Needs Booster Seat is a restraint system designed for children and teens 3-15 years of age with special needs. This special needs booster was designed to provide optimal positioning & safety for children with limited head, trunk, and pelvic stability with neurological and motor disabilities. The “free angle” recline allows the hip area to recline for diaper access and changes (reclines at any position from 90 -180 degrees). Modular extensions and accessories allow e

Converstation Board Game

ConverStation is an educational game system designed to teach conversation to adults, teens, and children with communication disabilities. This game incorporates effective topics into questions cards, with players taking turns engaging each other in conversation and learning the skills of turn-taking and personal communication. The game includes 240 question cards divided into four question categories: Wh- Questions; “If I...”; “Tell about...”, and; “How do you....” The question cards are sub-di

Converta Step

ConvertaStep is an incline platform lift that is designed for use by individuals with limited mobility and require assistance to navigate stairs. The ConvertaStep is constructed of heavy, weather-coated steel that can lift up to 750 pounds. Its smooth lift raises in 8 to 15 seconds and is 31 inches wide to accommodate most chairs and other mobility devices. It is designed to be inconspicuous to the eye and blends easily with any home decor. The small, cost-effective lift comes in 3 sizes and is

Cool Cards: Part To Whole

Cool Cards: Part to Whole is a board game that teaches part-to-whole communication with picture cards. Can be used at both occupational and speech therapy sessions or at home for literacy skill training. Reading level not required. All words are functional and age appropriate. Supports children with language or developmental delays, learning disabilities, and autism. Packaged in durable metal tin. 1 to 4 players. Age 3 and up. Enhances visual analysis and organization, increases deductive reason

Core Laser Pro Exercise System By Laser Gym

The Laser Gym Core Laser Pro System is a therapeutic rehabilitation and training tool designed for physical therapy centers and other clinical settings. Each Pro system consists of two Core Laser Therapy Belts with travel bags, an institutional freestanding target that is specifically designed to accommodate a variety of patients, Tape Measure, Patient Progress Charting Material, instructional DVD and a premium carry case.

Corner Chair

The Corner Chair has been developed specifically for young children from the age of 8 months with neurological, mobility, or severe physical disabilities who are working on improving their sitting balance. The Corner Chair is ideal for daycare, school and home environments. These chairs are designed to provide support at the back and sides of the child to improve sitting balance. These chairs are adjustable and grow with the child.

Count And Sort (Model G5072)

Count and Sort, model G5072, is a math skills game for children with learning and physical disabilities. The toy consists of a plain hardwood raised base with five plain vertical posts of varying height and 15 flat colored wood rings. The numerals one through five are painted on the base in five different colors corresponding to the ring colors. Children must place the rings, grouped by color to correspond to each numeral painted on the base, on the correct post. The raised base accommodates flo

Courtroom Lift Accessor

The Courtroom Lift Accessor is an interior wheelchair lift designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs or who have walking or mobility disabilities. Designed for new construction or for retrofitting, this lift provides access to the witness box in a courtroom or it can be used to provide access the judge's bench floor level for court personnel.

Cozy Coats Caftan

The Cozy Coats Caftan is a men's or women's robe designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. Designed for after shower, bath, or swim, the garment is made of 100 percent cotton terrycloth. Its over-the-head style provides head-to toe coverarge, but has a short back to avoid difficult and time-consuming transitions for those who have inflexibility, contractures, or spasticity. Other features include dropped shoulders with ample armholes for easy access, short sides to avoid contact with

Crawl Along Snail

The Crawl Along Snail, model 1215, is a touch activated toy designed for use by children with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This toy snail in mounted on a tray for table top use to encourage swiping and reaching. Swiping at this smiley face snail causes it to move back and forth as it entertains users with lively music, dancing lights, and sounds. Users can lock the snail’s wheels and enjoy looking into the large mirror. POWER: Uses 2 AA batteries. DIMENS

Crawlabout Crawl Trainer

The Crawlabout Crawl Trainer is designed for children with neurological, physical, upper or lower extremity disabilities while instructing, encouraging and reinforcing crawling. The aluminum frame and foam-padded, suspended harness are height adjustable. Push handles can be attached as crawling skill progresses. The caregiver can steer from the rear to provide necessary assistance. SIZES: Small: Overall Width 23”, Overall Height 22-25", Overall Depth 18", Harness Width x Depth 12”, Harness Dept

Crazy Aaron's Thinking Putty-Super Magnetics

Crazy Aaron's Thinking Putty is designed for use by children and adults to reduce stress, build hand and arm strength, provide tactile stimulation and develop motor skills. Each tin of Crazy Aaron's Super Magnetics Thinking Putty comes with a powerful magnet that can be used in a variety of different ways. It can be rolled, stretched, pulled and twisted. Crazy Aaron’s Thinking Putty is odorless and designed to not dry out if it is left outside of the container.

Creature Antics

Creature Antics is a cause and effect training program program designed to improve attention skills and teach cause and effect, turn-taking, and switch use for individuals with developmental, cognitive, visual or physical disabilities or autism. This program is designed to increase auditory and visual attention; train cause and effect and turn taking; develop intentionality; and offer recreational enjoyment. Users activate a single switch, touch screen, or the space bar to make "creatures" perfo

Creature Capers

Creature Capers is a single switch program designed to improve attention skills and teach cause and effect, turn-taking, and switch use for individuals with developmental, cognitive, visual or physical disabilities or autism. Its benefits include increasing auditory and visual attention; training cause and effect and turn taking; developing intentionality; and offering recreational enjoyment. Users activate a single switch, touch screen, or the space bar to make "creatures" perform animated rout

Creature Features

Creature Features is a single switch program designed to improve attention skills and teach cause and effect, turn-taking, and switch use for individuals with developmental, cognitive, visual or physical disabilities or autism. Its benefits include increasing auditory and visual attention; training cause and effect and turn taking; developing intentionality; and offering recreational enjoyment. Users activate a single switch, touch screen, or the space bar to make "creatures" perform animated ro

Creature Magic

Creature Magic is a single switch program designed to introduce early language and cognitive concepts, cause and effect, turn-taking and use of a single switch for individuals with developmental, physical or visual disabilities or autism. This program is designed to introduce early language concepts, provide exposure to word combinations, reinforce critical cognitive concepts and offer recreational enjoyment. There are four games which show the concept of non-existence where things disappear and

Crepe Puzzle Nature Set

The Crepe Puzzle Nature Set is a puzzle set designed for use by children with neurological or fine motor disabilities. These puzzles offer tactile sensation and come complete with assembly patterns and storage trays. The Nature Set includes a butterfly, a bug, a bird and a fish. DIMENSIONS(LxW): 8.25 X 11.5 inches.

Crepe Puzzle Transportation Set

The Crepe Puzzle Transportation Set is a puzzle set designed for use by children with neurolological disabilities. These puzzles provide tactile sensation and come complete with assembly patterns and storage trays. The Transportation Set includes a plane, a train, a helicopter, and a fire truck. DIMENSIONS(LxW): 8.25 X 11.5 inches.

Critical Communicator, The

The Critical Communicator is a communication board designed for use by individuals with autism or cognitive, speech, or communication disabilities. Useful in medical and therapeutic settings, this communication aid is helpful for those who have difficulty communicating even basic needs on a temporary basis. Included are a pain scale, words and pictures for now (immediate attention, such as hard to breathe), pain (ache, burning, sharp), comfort (head up/down), people (husband, wife, doctor), alp

Critical Thinking For Activities Of Daily Living And Communication

Critical Thinking for Activities of Daily Living and Communication, by Mary Pitti Daly and Jennifer Holmes Fouche, is designed for adults with cognitive impairment produced by a stroke, traumatic brain injury, dementia, or neurological involvement who need a help guide for re-entry into the community. Picture cards help improve communication and performance of daily living activities. Illustrations and photographs of activities such as grocery shopping, dining out, using different modes of trans

Crosom 12 Inch Manual Scooter Board With Ultra Glide Casters

These scooter boards are designed for children or individuals who have physical developmental disabilities to help users further their gross motor skills by sitting and moving around by pushing off the floor with their legs. High impact resistant. Allow movement in any direction. Grasp inside handles to protect fingers during play. MATERIALS: Molded polypropylene, nylon casters. DIMENSIONS: 12 inch Length x 12 inch Width. COLORS: Purple, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, or Red.

Cubewriter

CubeWriter is an on-screen keyboard, writing program, and language tutorial program designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, severe physical, or learning disabilities. This program can be used with a mouse, switch, touchscreen, alternative kebyboard, or regular keyboard. Features include the ability for each user to personalize word lists and choose personal settings to meet individual needs. Compatible with all text-based documents, this program also features three modes (Type, Wr

Cuddlebug

The CuddleBug is a stroller designed for use with children with mobility, neurological, or severe physical disabilities. This stroller offers tilt, full recline, and hi/lo capabilities and accepts two seating modules to accommodate growth. The unit folds for transportation and storage without removing the seating module. The unit offers 5 to 30 degrees of adjustable tilt and 90 to 160 degrees of adjustable recline. Standard features include a height-adjustable push handle; a padded seat insert w

Customized Game Controller

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable an individual with upper extremity paralysis to operate a video game controller. The controller is fused onto a plastic base, the underside of which is coated with a non-slip material so that when placed flat surface for use, the controller stays pointed at the TV. A lever is fastened to the front of the base on each side for use in activating the forward facing horizontal buttons. The levers are activated by a vertical motion down on levers just below

Cut-Out Table And Foot Support

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a child with multiple disabilities with a work and play surface. Using an existing round table as a base, a removable square tabletop with a cut out in the center of each side was designed to be clamped on. Made of 18-millimeter (mm) thick MDF, the corners of the top were rounded and wooden cleats were fitted under each of the four sides. The cleats are turned and locked with T-bolts to secure the square top to the table. A platform of 9-millimeter plywood

Cutting Edge Communication Board

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: The “Cutting Edge” Communication Board Display is a handy way to store and/or use communication symbols. It is designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities.

D.I.Y. Button Hook Zipper Pull

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To allow individuals with limited fine motor and dexterity participate in dressing activities by using a device to manage clothing buttons and zippers. MATERIALS USED: One - 7/8 inch metal cup holder hook, one - 6 inch long, 9/16 inch dowel, one jumbo paper clip, wood glue, Pliers. PREPPARATION: 1.Pre-drill small holes in each end of the dowel. 2.Put dab of glue in one hole of dowel. 3.Twist cup holder into hole being careful not to split dowel. 4.Stra

D.I.Y. Electronic Dice

***Do It Yourself*** D.I.Y. Electronic Dice is designed for use by individuals with limited fine motor and upper extremity strength and coordination due to arthritis, neurological impairment, illness or surgery. It can be used children and adults during recreational games. Materials: Electronic Die with a 3.5 millimeters mono headphone socket. Thin wire (e.g 7 strand 0.2millimeters). Soldering iron (15 to 30 Watt power). Thin solder. Soldering flux. Desoldering braid. Step 1: Drill a hole. Locat

D.I.Y. Game Console Switch Interface Deluxe

***Do It Yourself*** Game Console Switch Interface Deluxe is designed for use by individuals with limited fine motor and coordination while accessing Playstations. Materials: 1x Sega Dreamcast Arcade Stick 1x Ultimarc iPac board with USB PC lead. 1x Ultimarc Playstation adapter with case, fitted with latest PCB and OneSwitch.org.uk control-set chip. 1x PS/2 to PS/2 connecting lead 1x USB Keyboard 1x On/Off switch (e.g. Maplin's "JR96E") 3x Small push switches (e.g. Maplin's "FH59P") 27x 3.5mm so

D.I.Y. Ooglies

***Do It Yourself*** OOglie adaptation allows children with limited fine motor, grasping and motor control due to cerebral palsy, traumatic brain injury and/or illnesses activate mechanical toys and watch it move and light up. Materials: Any OOglie with a 3x 3.5 millimeters headphone socket; thin wire (e.g 7strand 0.2 millimeters). A Soldering iron (15 to 30 Watt power). Thin solder. Soldering flux. Desoldering braid. Cordless drill with drill bit 6 (1/4"); knife or wire strippers; small screwdr

D.I.Y. Scalextric

***Do It Yourself*** D.I.Y. Scalextric is race track game designed for children with limited fine motor, upper extremity strength and grasping abilities due to cerebral palsy, brain injuries, or surgery. It allows the activity to be activated by switch. Materials: Chaserz racing game; 2x 3.5 millimeter mono headphone socket. Thin wire (e.g 7strand 0.2millimeter). Soldering iron (15 to 30 Watt power). Thin solder. Soldering flux. Desoldering braid. Cordless drill with 2 drill bits (1x ¼ inch; 1x

D.I.Y. Toy Bar/Gym

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To allow children with cortical blindness MATERIALS USED: 2 right angles, 3 opening 1 inch diameter “T” connectors, 4 right angles, 2 opening 1 inch diameter “elbow” connectors, 4 right angles, 3 opening 1 inch diameter “corner” connectors, Nine 2 foot long pieces of 1 inch diameter PVC piping**, Four 1 foot long pieces of 1 inch diameter PVC piping**, Elastic bands (typical white elastic bands, found at fabric and arts & crafts stores), Toy rings,

D.I.Y. Tumbler

***Do It Yourself*** D.I.Y. Tumbler is a remote control car. This modification allows users with limited fine motor, strength, and grasping abilities use a switch to activate the small buttons on the remote control base. Materials: Tumbler Remote Control Car with 2 button controller; 2x 3.5 millimeters headphone socket. Thin wire (e.g 7strand 0.2 millimeters). Soldering iron (15 to 30 Watt power). Thin solder. Soldering flux. Desoldering braid. Cordless drill with drill bit 6 (1/4 inch). Knife o

Daily Communicator Communication Notebook & Intermediate Size Daily Communicator Communication Notebook

The Daily Communicator Communication Notebook and the Intermediate Size Daily Communicator Notebook are communication books designed for use by children and adults with speech and communication disabilities. Available in English or Spanish, these communication books are intended for use by individuals who can read at word level. The ring binders include categorized lists with tabs printed on card stock. Categories include personal information, about me, family, medical information, medication sc

Dakim Brainfitness Software

Dakim BrainFitness Software is a cognitive skills and memory improvement tutorial program designed to enhance or maintain memory and other cognitive functions in seniors, people with cognitive, neurological or memory disabilities or individuals with brain injury. This software provides a structured system of exercises designed to help the user stimulate six essential cognitive domains: short-term memory, long-term memory, language, computation, visuospatial orientation and critical thinking. Dak

Datahand Professional Ii Ergonomic Keyboard & Datahand Personal Edition

The Datahand Professional II Ergonomic Keyboard and DataHand Personal Edition are modified keyboard systems designed to reduce or eliminate the discomfort associated with repetitive motion conditions such as Carpal tunnel syndrome, and to increase typing productivity. Both models consist of two separate keypads, one for each hand, that plug into most computers. Each hand rests on an ergonomically shaped and padded palm support. Five keys surround each fingertip and the thumbs. The keypads have

Dayclock Classic

The DayClock Classic is a day clock designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease or memory or cognitive disabilities. This round clock does not tell time, but is devided into seven sections labeled with the day of the week. The line dividing each of the segments represents midnight, and the midway point of each day, noon, is represented by a small dash mark in the middle of each day. The single day hand makes one full revolution every 168 hours, representing the passing of another we

Deluxe Lacing & Tracing Set

The Deluxe Lacing & Tracing Set is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use by children with fine motor and neurological disabilities. The activity reinforces fine-motor skills, provides tactile stimulation and sequencing practice by lacing or tracing the colored shapes. The set of three kits includes: Lacing & Tracing Kids with eight kids and a bus; Lacing & Tracing Goldilocks with Goldilocks, three bears, one house, one bed, one chair, and one bowl; and Lacing & Trac

Deluxe Rainbow Blocks (Model G3011)

Deluxe Rainbow Blocks, model G3011, are an educational toy designed for use by children with cognitive and perceptual disabilities. Each of the 42 hardwood blocks in the set features a transparent plexi-glass window in the center in the shape of a triangle, rectangle, square, or half circle. Play with these blocks encourages motor skill and eye-hand coordination development and color and shape recognition. COLOR: The windows in the blocks are red, yellow, blue, or green. The blocks are natural

Derby P-Guard

The Derby P-Guard, model 60341, is toilet seat deflector designed for use by men and boys with balance, lower extremity, mobility, or other physical disabilities. Designed for males who sit to use the toilet, the flexible P-Guard cup deflects urine down into the toilet while the attached flap prevents spillage under the toilet seat. This device can be attached to porcelain toilets with self-adhesive pads (included), or it can be attached to any toilet seat with screws. Jointed links allow for va

Design And Drill Activity Center

Design and Drill Activity Center is designed for children 4 years and older through adult. It can be used with individuals with cognitive impairments, fine motor delays, and other neurological impairments. Users can use the patterns or their imagination to create pictures with colorful plastic 'bolts' and power drill or screwdriver. This kit includes 20 pattern cards, 120 bolts, plastic grid box and reproducible blank grid for make-your-own cards.

Desk Wheelchair Cover

SureFit's Desk Wheelchair Cover is designed for use by individuals with limited mobility due to physical disabilities or neurological impairments who want to add a touch of style and comfort to the manual wheelchair. It features a classic quilting on the back and arms (which are padded for added comfort) and attractive colors, these Standard Wheelchair Covers instantly transform your chair into a more comfy place to be. Each Standard Wheelchair Cover also features a reversible, removable, dual-

Developmental Pull-Up Bar

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Designed to allow children to work on developing their upper body strength with a pull-up bar. This pull-up bar takes gravity out of the equation by allowing the student to practice the same motion using a scooter and choices for difficulty. The child or teacher can select which height is best for the attempt. Children grab on to the bar while placing their bodies on the scooter (long scooters are easier than short scooters) and they pull up and relea

Diestco Armrest Front Bag

The Diestco Armrest Front Bag is a caddy for a scooter or powered wheelchair designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. This large basketball-shaped and sized bag mounts to the end of armrests with the included straps and is detachable when not in use. Made of water-resistant nylon, this bag has a lightweight aluminum frame to retain the shape and a zippered top cover. DIMENSIONS: 7 inches high x 12 inches in diameter.

Diestco Cargo Shelf

The Diestco Cargo shelf is an under seat pocket designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. This mesh shelf attaches to the frame of manual wheelchairs underneath the seat with the included hook-and-loop straps. DIMENSIONS(WxD): 15 x 16 inches.

Diestco Deluxe Seatback Bag

The Diestco Deluxe Seatback Wheelchair Bag is a wheelchair or scooter back pouch designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, severe physical, or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. Made of water-resistant nylon, this pouch attaches to the seat back with the included harness-style mount. The bag can be used with captain-style scooter seats or with wheelchairs with push handles. The bag has several pockets, including a back mesh pocket, a zippered back pocket, side pockets, and

Diestco Large Armrest Saddle Bag (Model B2125)

The Diestco Extra Large Armrest Saddle Bag, model B2131, is a wheelchair or scooter side pouch designed for use by individuals with mobility or lower extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. Made of water-resistant nylon, this pouch mounts on a scooter or powered wheelchair armrest and has a variety of pockets and compartments. DIMENSIONS(WxLxD): 9 x 12 x 3 inches.

Diestco Mid-Range Seatback Bag (Model B1117)

The Diestco Deluxe Seatback Wheelchair Bag, model B1117, is a wheelchair or scooter back pouch designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, severe physical, or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. Made of water-resistant nylon, this pouch attaches to the seat back with the included harness-style mount. The bag can be used with captain-style scooter seats or with wheelchairs with push handles. The bag has several pockets, including a back mesh pocket, a zippered back pocket, and

Diestco Monster Seatback Bag (Model B1113)

The Diestco Monster Seatback Bag, model B1113, is a wheelchair or scooter back pouch designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, severe physical, or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. Made of water-resistant nylon, this pouch attaches to the seat back with the included harness-style mount. The bag can be used with captain-style scooter seats or with wheelchairs with push handles. The bag has a lightweight aluminum frame to keep it open. DIMENSIONS(WxLxD): 13 x 18 x 10 inches.

Diestco Standard Seatback Wheelchair Bag

The Diestco Standard Seatback Wheelchair Bag is a wheelchair or scooter back pouch designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, severe physical, or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. Made of water-resistant nylon, this pouch attaches to the seat back with the included harness-style mount. The bag has a zippered top. DIMENSIONS: 12 x 12 x 3 inches.

Diestco Universal Cup Holder

The Dietsco Universal Cup Holder is a wheelchair drink holder designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. This holder attaches to the wheelchair or scooter armrest with the included mounting hardware.

Dining Chair Securing System

CUSTOM ADAPTATIONPURPOSE: To prevent chairs around a dining table from being moved by a child with developmental disabilities. The system involves three straps, two at each end of the rectangular table and one in the center. The end straps are bolted to the table legs at either side and run across the table and through the side arms of each chair. The middle strap runs across the surface of the table and around the other side of the chairs. Unbuckling one side strap and the center strap frees th

Dining Out: A Guide For The Adult With Swallowing Problems

Dining Out: A Guide for the Adult with Swallowing Problems, by Robin Angell M.S. CCC-SLP and Barbara Prakup M.A. CCC-SLP, is designed for those who have dysphasia or swallowing problems and is intended to make dining out a more pleasant, social experience. This book outlines how to choose restaurants and menu items, highlights restaurant types from fast food to family restaurants and Italian cuisine to ethnic foods. Gives possible menu options using the National Dysphagia Diet Levels for each me

Dining Smock

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRYPURPOSE: To enable individuals with upper extremity disabilities or tremors, arthritis, or grasping, eating, swallowing, or fine motor disabilities to eat without soiling clothing. Included in a chapter entitled "Kitchen & Meal Time," this article provides a pattern, detailed instructions, and illustrations for making a dining smock from a used shirt or blouse one size larger than the wearer’s usual size. The shirt is buttoned closed in the front and cut open down the bac

Diy Iphone Or Ipad Glove

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To help prevent unwanted marks and accidental activation of targets on touch tablet screen. This glove will also help to discourage positioning your “hand in the air” while attempting to keep your hand away from the screen. This can modification can be used by children and adults with decreased hand strength and individuals who are left handed dominant. MATERIALS USED: Gloves and scissors. PREPARATION: 1. Select a glove. 2. Take a pair of scisso

Diy Pediatric Arm Immobilizer

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To prevent bending at the elbow. It can be used to keep the arms straight while putting weight through hands during activities such as sitting or lying over a therapy wedge. It can also be used to keep a child from bending their elbows to prevent further damage to a surgery site.

DIY Scooter Board

An adapted scooter board is designed for children with limited mobility as result of a congenital amputation, cerebral palsy, or neurological impairments.  This scooter board is an upholstered board with casters that can be used to help children move.  If a child is unable to walk or crawl independently, he or she might be able to push against the ground and propel themselves forward.  This allows the child to explore their environment at their own pace and see the things they want to see, rathe

DIY Switch Air-Surfer

DIY Switch Air-Surfer is designed to assist individual with limited mobility and fine motor coordination due to cerebral palsy, stroke, and brain injuries participate in recreational play by using a switch to fly the model plane. Materials 1x "Air-Surfer". 2x 3.5 millimeter mono headphone socket. Thin wire (e.g 7strand 0.2 millimeter). Shrink-wrap. Soldering iron (15 to 30 Watt power). Thin solder. Soldering flux. Desoldering braid. Cordless drill with 1x 1/4 drill bit. Knife or wire strippers.

Diy Textured Board Storage Box

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To create a texture sensory storage box for children and adults.

Dolphin Bath Seat (Model Do 2000)

The Dolphin Bath Seat, model DO 2000, is a child's bath seat designed for use by children with severe physical, neurological, balance, or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. This seat fits all standard tubs and has a folding aluminum frame upholstered with quick-drying mesh fabric. The chair is length adjustable and the seat and back adjust independently, with the back support offering 10 angle positions, including trendelenberg. The seat is depth-adjustable and offers five tilt positio

Door Organizer

The Door Organizer is an organizational aid designed to assist individuals dementia, traumatic brain injuries or cognitive impairments with organizing daily items. The organizer hangs on a hook or doorknob and stores your wallet, phone, keys and mail. A strip at the back will hold envelopes or small newspapers. DIMENSIONS: 31 centimeters x 13 centimeters. COLOR: Please contact manufacture for available colors. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Dot-To-Dot Therapy Book

This Dot-To-Dot Alphabet Book is designed for individuals with upper extremity disabilities or those who have poor fine motor ability, poor dexterity, etc. or to help novice learners or slower learners to learn the sequence of alphabet letter, while at the same time, building their eye-hand coordination skills. Contains 64 pages of dot-to-dot alphabet activities, a bonus incentive chart, and 140 gold star stickers.

Double Double Mittens (Models 182 To 186)

Double Double Mittens are mittens designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, neurological, or severe physical disabilities, contractures of the hand, or spinal cord injury. These mittens are waterproof and cover from the wrist to fingertips. The no-thumb design enables them to slide on over the hand from the side. Made of 200 weight Polartec fleece, these mittens zip up the side and have elastic at the wrist. DIMENSIONS: Model 182 is 5 inches long from wrist to fingertips. Model 183 i

Double Reeboundnet Kit

The ReeBoundNet Kit is an eye-hand coordination activity designed for use by children 13 years of age and older and adults with fine motor or neurological disabilities. The Kit includes two back-to-back nets on a large square frame enabling two activities to take place simultaneously. The users can hit the net target with bean bags and balls in any eye-hand coordination activity program. The net has one fixed bounce-back angle designed for maximum returns; however, the bounce-back angle can be s

Draft:builder

Draft:Builder is a word processor program designed for use by individuals with learning disabilities. This organizational tool helps keep the user focused on the writing process by aiding in organizing, sequencing, and integrating information to create a high-quality first draft. This software takes the user through three steps: Outlining/mapping, note taking, and drafting. Outlining and mapping helps build a framework for writing that includes main and supporting ideas. Note taking helps clari

Dragon

The DragonFly is a powered elevating wheelchair designed for indoor or outdoor use by individuals with mobility or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. FRAME: Modular powerbase in a choice of six standard colors. The chair disassembles for transport. CONTROLS: Programmable joystick with a separate controller for the elevator. SEAT: The seat features an elastometric suspension and is custom-made to fit every individual. SEAT ELEVATOR: The powered seat elevator adjusts the height of th

Drawp Unlimited

DRAWP Unlimited is a drawing app designed for children to develop their creativity. It can be used by children with cognitive, fine motor and social emotional disabilities. DRAWP Unlimited allows young artist to develop their creativity and connect to love ones by creating original art and safely sharing it with family in a parent-approved network. Drawp uses professional-grade drawing software that is customized to be accessible and easy for children. Over 200 paint colors, including digital te

Dressing Stick

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRYPURPOSE: To enable individuals with upper extremity disabilities, arthritis, or mobility disabilities to dress independently. The dressing stick can be used to pull up trousers, pull a shirt or sweater up onto a shoulder, an pull socks up. This illustrated article, included in a chapter entitled "Bedroom & Getting Dressed," provides detailed instructions and illustrations for making a dressing stick from materials readily available at hardware stores: a dowel and a plasti

Dribble Bibble

The Dribble Bibble is a bib designed for infants and toddlers with eating, swallowing, neurological, and upper extremity disabilities and Down syndrome, cerebral palsy and traumatic brain injury. The Dribble Bibble is made of a nylon and polyester blend that absorbs liquid and dries quickly so it can be used to protect clothes from drooling as well as baby formula and other drinks. The bib reverses for solid food feeding and includes a pocket to catch food. COLOR: Chocolate brown with fuchsia, l

Drink Holder

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a means for an individual with severe phyical disabilities to carry beverages. A chrome-plated curtain rod was used to make a vertical tube system that fits into brackets installed on a wheelchair. A horizontal crossbar supports a plastic container which, in turn, holds a cup or glass that the user can access with a straw. TITLE: Easels, Calling Systems and More. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Volume 24, Number 4, Summer 2004: P. 16-17. PAGES: 3 (including cove

Drive-Thru Menu Math: Multiply & Divide Money

The Drive-Thru Menu Math software is designed to provide money management opportunities for students in grades 4-6 with cognitive and learning disabilities while ordering from a menu. Students solve computation and real-life word problems by referring to the highly visual drive-thru menus. Figuring food costs, computing taxes, and making change are just a few of the skills covered in this hands-on series. Math objectives are clearly stated on each page making it easy to focus on the skills your

Ducks On A Pond

Ducks on a Pond is designed for children with neurological and upper extremity disabilities who are working on improving their kinesthetic awareness, hand skills and upper extremity stability. Players work to move the magnetic duck through each maze by moving the magnetic handle under the maze board. Vision is blocked so sense of kinesthesia is facilitated. Comes with 3 ducks, 3 handles, 6 maze boards and wooden maze holder. Frame requires some assembly. COLOR: Blue table top. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE

Dynavox Eyemax

The DynaVox EyeMax is an eye controlled input system for communicator that can be used to access DynaVox Vmax communication device (see separate listing). The EyeMax can be used by people of all ages and cognitive abilities with direct vision in one or both eyes, even if they wear contact lenses or glasses. Rapid, stable calibration eliminates the need for frequent caregiver intervention. Calibration is maintained as long as a user’s needs remain unchanged. This system attaches to the Vmax sec

Dynavox M3

The DynaVox M3 is a direct-selection or scanning symbol-based communicator designed for use by individuals with communication, speech, and cognitive disabilities. This dynamic display speech generating device offers scene-based pages that simplify message composition for individuals who encounter difficulty understanding conversations, questions, or directions; primarily use non-symbol strategies such as gestures; communicate only basic needs/information; value picture dictionaries as aids in ex

Dynavox T10

DynaVox T10 and its incorporated compass app, is a portable communication board that includes a range of communication page sets designed to specifically address the needs and strengths of individuals with Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Stroke, Traumatic Brain Injury, Apraxia, Down Syndrome, ALS and other neurological, developmental and communication challenges. DynaVox Compass software is research-based communication option for individuals who cannot use their natural voice to participate more fully

Dynavox V+

The DynaVox V+ is a direct selection or scanning communicator designed for use by individuals with significant communication, speech, language and learning disabilities. This device can be used for day-to-day communication and real-time communication in person or via text message or e-mail, and by phone. The device also supports language and literacy development. The V+ is available as a Dedicated communication device or in an open configuration that provides the user access to all areas of the

Dynavox Xpress

The DynaVox Xpress is a handheld direct selection or scanning communicator designed for use by individuals with significant speech, language and learning disabilities stemming from stroke/aphasia, autism, Down syndrome, traumatic brain injury, motor neuron disease (MND) or apraxia of speech. This portable device provides a full range of communication capabilities to support communication in person, on the phone, text message, e-mail, etc. This unit features the same type of touch screen as the i

E-Tran Frame

E-TRAN FRAME is designed for individuals with limited communication secondary to vocal cord damage, swallowing difficulties, tracheotomy, stroke, multiple sclerosis (MS), motor neuron disease (MND), amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Rett syndrome, dyspraxia, Parkinson’s disease, or people with general communication difficulties. Individuals communicate by using eye-pointing to spell out what they want. It is a communication board in which letters, symbols, or pictures can be used. The E-Tran

Eagle Eyes

EagleEyes is designed for individuals who have limited to no intentional muscular control but have control of their eye movement as a result of stroke, traumatic brain injury, Rett syndrome, neurological disorders, spinal muscular atrophy and severe cerebral palsy. The mouse pointer follows the location that the user is looking at on the screen. The eyes replace the mouse. Selection is made by looking at a small area of the screen for a short period of time, which causes a mouse click. Usable wi

Easel For Wheelchair

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a means for an individual with severe phyical disabilities to paint. The easel has a crossbar that restson the arms of a wheelchair with an arm in the center that points away from the user; a clamp at the end of the arm holds the vertical mount for the easel, which extends between the user's legs. The vertical mount supports a vertical rail equipped with two horizontal carriers that hold the painting in place. Another arm, mounted on the left, is equipped w

Easel Switch

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- A switch mounted to the front surface of a Triwall easel and covered by a square plate of expanded PVC material to enlarge the switch surface.

Easie Eaters

Easie Eaters are a fork and spoon with built-up handles designed for use by individuals aged three years and older with fine motor, grasping, or upper extremity disabilities. These easy-grip plastic utensils have built-up, curved handles that facilitate greater success with hand-to-mouth feeding. Latex-free and dish-washer safe, the set includes one spoon and one fork. COLOR: Assorted.

Easy Platform Wheelchair Rocker

The Easy Platform Wheelchair Rocker is a rocking attachment for a wheelchair designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. This device enables the user to experience the benefits of rocking without transfering from a wheelchair. The rocker features entry/exit using a rear ramp. The adjustable front caster stops center the wheelchair on the platform and two safety straps secure the wheelchair to the platform for added security. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 48 x 30 inches.

Easyblue

EASYBLUE is a switch adapted Bluetooth device designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, fine motor, or severe physical disabilities. Bluetooth devices commonly used with cell phones are worn on the user’s ear and interface with the cell phone utilizing the voice recognition or dialing features of the cell phone. The devices are commonly activated with a small button located on the device, rendering them inaccessible to individuals with limited mobility. This adapted Bluetooth headset

Easystand Strapstand

The StrapStand is a standing aid designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury, neurological disabilities, brain injury, or stroke. This sit-to-stand stander lifts the user directly from a wheelchair seat with lifting arms and a strap. The strap is positioned under the buttocks and attached to the lifting arms. Pumping the actuator handle lifts the user to standing position. This standing aid can be used by adults from 5 feet to 6 feet 5 inches tall. CAPACITY: 350 pounds.

Echo Smartpen

The Echo Smartpen is a scanner and digital recorder that records handwritten notes and accompanying audio commentary for people with developmental, learning, cognitive or memory disabilities. The Echo is a functioning pen that uses a high-speed infrared camera to record everything it writes. It also has a microphone embedded in the pen that records lectures or audio notes made by the user to augment the written material. The Echo has an ARM 9 processor, and video and audio recordings are stored

Echora Speech Amplifier

The Echora Speech Amplifier is a speech amplifier designed for use by individuals with weak voices or low-volume speech. It is portable and wireless. The Echora system consists of a chargeable transmitter and a chargeable receiver with two speakers. The speakers can be expanded or folded. There is volume control and up to 6 hours use when fully charged.

Eco2

ECO2 is scanning communicator designed for use by individuals with communication, speech, neurological, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This system is a scanning communicator and Windows 7 computer. Features include a large display screen, an internal DVD/CD drive, custom block scanning, Unity programs, notebook tools, advanced icon import capabilities, pull-down menus, modified access method menus, wireless switch access, Clarity Icons, Icon Browser Tool, and Color Picker

Eco2 With Ecopoint

ECO2 with ECOpoint is an eye-controlled scanning communicator designed for use by individuals with communication, speech, neurological, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. ECOpoint allows the user to access the features of the scanning communicator and Windows XP computer through eyegaze. Features include a large display screen, an internal DVD/CD drive, custom block scanning, Unity programs, notebook tools, advanced icon import capabilities, pull-down menus, modified access m

Economy Sand & Water Table (Model La309)

The Economy Sand & Water Table, model LA309, is a sand/water table designed for use by children with upper extremity, mobility, or cognitive disabilities. This table has a height-adjustable metal frame with a removable plastic tub. OPTIONS: A top is available. DIMENSIONS: This table has a 6.5-inch deep tub and is 20inches wide x 27.25 inches long. The stand adjusts from 18 to 21 inches high.

Elastic Shoelaces (Models Da-5120-L-24 & Da-5121-L-32)

The Elastic Shoelaces are elastic shoe laces designed for use by individuals with arthritis or fine motor or mobility disabilities who have difficulty reaching or tying laces. These laces can be put in shoes and tied and the shoes can be used as slip-ons. WEIGHT: 25 grams (model DA-5121-L-32) or 17 grams (model DA-5120-L-24). COLORS: Brown, black, or white.

Electric Wheelchair Power Socket

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable an individual with communication disabilities who uses a powered wheelchair to power a laptop computer with augmentative communication software using the wheelchair battery. Speech software was needed during school hours; however, the computer battery did not have sufficient capacity to meet the demand. To be heard in class, powered speakers were also needed, which further diminished operating time. A portable solution was necessary to enable the speec

Elr (Extra Language Resources)

eLr (Extra Language Resources) is a language tutorial program designed for use by children or adults with communication or language learning disabilities. Available online or through an offline CD, this program includes more than 10,000 computer/web activities (and always growing) to encourage spontaneous interactive sessions. Free home practice for families is included. Activity targets include phonology, phonological awareness, semantics, sentence processing, literacy, and oral narrative. Acti

Emergency Signs And Words

Emergency Signs and Words is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program teaches 80 signs and words which are related to medical and emergency situations. Categories include reasons for medical care (allergic reaction, broken bone); first aid (bandage, gauze); help (police, ambulance); medical clinic (doctor, nurse, prescription); operating room (surgeon, operating table); and patien

Enable Eyes Control Bar

The Enable Eyes Control Bar is an eye controlled communicator program and mouse emulator designed for use by individuals with speech or communication disabilities and severe physical or neurological disabilities. The system utilizes state-of-the art eye tracking technology to create an all-in-one computer access and AAC software solution. Users can experience communication through speech generation, emails, instant messaging, and more. The software is designed to put eye tracking tools within re

Endeavor Smartstation I - Single User Standard Edition

Endeavor SmartStation I – Single User Standard Edition is a voice output computer desktop configuration program designed for use by individuals with cognitive and developmental disabilities and brain injury. The program allows the user to build a personalized computer interface and includes button palettes for creating easy computer access. The user can customize his or her browser for safe and easy Web access with the Web Trek palette. Visual Media Player provides the user with a simple way to

Endeavor Smartstation Ii - Single User Pro Edition

Endeavor SmartStation II – Single User PRO Edition is a voice output computer desktop configuration program designed for use by individuals with cognitive and developmental disabilities and brain injury. The program allows the user to build a personalized computer experience and includes button palettes for creating easy computer access. The user can customize his or her browser for safe and easy Web access with the Web Trek palette. Visual Media Player provides the user with a simple way to pla

Enfold Comfort Chair

The Enfold Comfort Chair is a geriatric chair designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease, dementia, or mobility or balance disabilities. The deep back design makes unassisted departure difficult to deter wandering or unassisted mobility. The chair is covered in moisture-proof fabric and the seating area has a sanitized Medi-Flextra vinyl, which is resistant to microbial attacks and broad-spectrum gram positive and negative bacteria. The seating area is also double high-frequency we

Enfold Push Wheelchair

The Enfold Push Wheelchair is a transport wheelchair designed for use by individuals with head injuries or cardiac or respiratory disabilities. The chair provides full lumbar, neck, and head support. The gas spring facilitates patient transfers and allows the chair to be set at any angle. The four position leg rest is standard. A washable, natural lamb's wool cover is included. COLOR: Desert, Galaxy or Multi.

Enfold Rollabout Chair

The Enfold Rollabout Chair is a wheeled, reclining geriatric chair designed for individuals with severe physical or neurological disabilities, spinal cord injury, or Alzheimer's disease. Specially angled for comfort, this chair is equipped with a four-position leg rest. This chair is fitted with casters, one of which is directional for steering. The incontinence-proof seat is covered with a sanitized Medi-Flextra vinyl that is highly resistant to microbial attacks and broad-spectrum gram positiv

Entertainment In The Home

Entertainment in the Home is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program teaches 80 words related to leisure activities. Five how-to videos cover the basics of games, hobbies, music, sports and television. The categories covered are: Games (board games, cards,instructions); hobbies (books, camera, cooking, crafts); music (CD, CD player, piano, volume); pets (bird, dog, cat); and tele

Ergo Lite 2

The Ergo Lite 2 transit wheelchair from Karma Mobility is designed for use by individuals with limited mobility in their lower extremities as a result of a stroke, spinal cord injury or cerebral palsy.  Features include the S-Ergo seating system that provides pressure relief, reducing the chances of the user sliding down the seat.  It also features detachable footrest hangers, an Aegis microbe shield, fixed arm rests, stylish upholstery, a folding frame and half folding back rest for easy transp

ERGOtrans Safe Transfer Harness

ERGOtrans Safe Transfer Harness is designed for use with individuals with limited mobility as a result of generalized weakness, stroke, cerebral palsy and Parkinson’s disease.  The Safe Transfer Harness simplifies the safe transfer of individuals between wheelchairs, beds, and automobile.   ERGOtrans can be used for one, two or three person transfers, and helps eliminate dislocated arms, broken ribs, and drops that are endemic to wheelchair transfers. ERGOtrans works great with slide boards and

Etive Body Vest

Etive Body Vest is an adaptive garment designed for children 3-14 years of age to help limit access to diapers or pads. The back opening allows for easier dressing when aided but makes it difficult for wearers to take off their own diapers. Long shorts on the body vest help to stop wandering hands from being where they shouldn't be. The body suit can sit comfortably under clothing with a low collar or is ideal as a comfortable playsuit.

Everbody's Doing It!

Everybody's Doing It! is a personal skills tutorial program, symbolic language pictures, and a visual symbol training program designed to teach people who communicate nonvocally or who have speech impairments about their health. This symbolic picture communication book provides 440 pages of full body action pictures to be customized by the user. This book targets 55 commonly used verbs in 527 action situations. Each action is depicted in at least three situations, giving the user multiple opport

Everyday Expressions Aphasia Therapy Program

Everyday Expressions Aphasia Therapy Program, by Diana J. Goodwin, was developed by an experienced speech therapist to give practical treatment material for older aphasic individuals with expressive language impairments. Directly facilitates the recovery of functional communication skills with 78 illustrated expressions organized into five categories of expressions: general social, daily living activities, dining out, at the doctor’s office, and visiting with friends. It is also beneficial to th

Evo

The eVO is a motor assisted stationary therapy bicycle exerciser that provides reciprocating full-body motion to people who have little or no voluntary movement abilities due to neurological or physical disabilities. The eVO's motor-assisted handlebars move the upper body while the foot pedals move the lower extremities simultaneously in an interlinked "cross-patterning" manner. The intelligent motor in the eVO can be used in a Continuous Passive Motion, moving the user when they are unable to d

Extra Long Drinking Straw

This Extra Long Flexible Drinking Straw is designed for those individuals confined to a wheelchair or a bed. With its ability to bend in three places, the user may drink while laying down in bed, or from an upright position when sitting in a wheel chair so that those persons will not have to strain their neck, trying to reach the straw, and with this product the individual will not have to hunch down. OPTIONS: Sold in package of 10 or may buy a set of 50 in bulk. To buy this item in bulk, contac

Extra-Long Reacher

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable an individual with spinal cord injury to reach items at the foot of the bed. The handle was cut off an existing reacher with U-shaped gripping jaws. A piece of aluminum tubing was added to extend the length of the reacher and a wire extension was soldered to the wire that activates the jaws when the trigger is squeezed. TITLE: Bedside Computer Stand. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Volume 26, Number 2, July 2006: p. 10-11. PAGES: 3 (including cover).

Eye Blink Switch (Model 9008)

The Eye Blink Switch is an eye switch designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. Aiming the switch's sensor at the user's eye enables the user to control communication devices, toys, computers, or other connected devices. Built-in controls give momentary, timed, or latched output. Special internal circuitry can be set to activate with each eye blink or with every double eye blink to ignore normal eye blinking. An adjustable holder

Eye Patch Alternative

"DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable people with double vision to block one eye. As an alternative to an eye patch, cover the corresponding lens of eyeglasses with paper tape or electrical tape. More comfortable than a traditional eye patch, it also allows the individual to retain peripheral vision in the covered eye. MATERIALS: Electrical or paper tape. TOOLS: Scissors. SKILLS REQUIRED: Cutting to size and aligning the tape with the lens shape. TITLE: Eye Patch Alternative. WEB SITE:

Eyegaze Edge

The Eyegaze Edge is an eye-operated communication and control device designed for use by children and adults with cerebral palsy, spinal cord injury, brain injury, ALS, multiple sclerosis, brainstem stroke, muscular dystrophy, and similar disabilities. Users make selections by looking at keys displayed on the screen for a fraction of a second (eye gaze). A small camera mounted under the Eyegaze screen takes 60 pictures per second of the user’s eye. Those images are analyzed by a processor that i

Eyegaze Edge Tablet

The Eyegaze Edge is an eye-operated communication and control device designed for use by children and adults with cerebral palsy, spinal cord injury, brain injury, ALS, multiple sclerosis, brainstem stroke, muscular dystrophy, and similar disabilities. The unit can be transferred from a wheelchair to a table or desk. Users make selections by looking at keys displayed on the screen for a fraction of a second (eye gaze). A small camera mounted under the Eyegaze screen takes 60 pictures per second

Ez Magnibar Reading Bar Magnifier With Red Tracker Line -- 9 Inches

The EZ Magnibar with Red Tracker Line is designed to be used as a magnifier, a placeholder, or a paper weight. Its design is to help those individuals with blind or low vision. It also would help users with a disability that affects the ability to scan as this magnifying ruler has a red tracker line on it meant to be a placeholder. Uses 1.5x magnification.

Fab Frenchay Alphabet Board

Fab™ Frenchay Alphabet Board is designed for individuals who are able to read but are unable to speak. This may be due to vocal cord damage, swallowing difficulties, tracheotomy, stroke, multiple sclerosis (MS), motor neuron disease (MND), amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Rett syndrome, dyspraxia, Parkinson’s disease, or people with general communication problems, ventilation or speech difficulties. FAB™ provides a communication solution for nursing homes, day centers, critical care units, s

Faber-Castell Jumbo Beeswax Crayons

Faber-Castell Jumbo Beeswax Crayons are easy grasp crayons designed for use by individuals with fine motor or grasping disabilities. Available in sets of 12 or 24, these crayons have a triangular shape that teaches proper grip and will not roll off desks or tables. COLOR: The set of 12 includes black, blue, brown, green, lime, mustard, orange, peach, red, sky blue, yellow, and white. The set of 24 includes all of the colors of the smaller set plus dark blue, dark brown, gray, grass green, magent

Facecloth Wringer

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY ---PURPOSE: To enable a person with limited or no hand strength to wring out a face or dish cloth. The article includes diagrams showing two versions of a mechanism to remove most of the water from a cloth without requiring finger or grip strength. In one version, a metal plate with a 90-degree bend is bolted to the edge of a kitchen or bathroom sink. A second plate with drain holes is connected to the lower edge of the first plate by a hinge. A handle is attached to the sec

Falcon Power Chair

Falcon Power Chair is designed for use by individuals with limited mobility in their lower extremities as a result of a stroke, spinal cord injury or cerebral palsy.  Some of these features include the flip back height adjustable armrests, quick release steering handle so the joystick is easy to manage, quick release batteries and curb climber. The chair also has a folding frame made of aluminum alloy for easy storage and transport. As an added option, the chair can also come with attendant cont

Fawssit Foldaway Wheelchair Shower (Models S2000, Ss4040, R3000, T4000, & B5000)

The FAWSsit Foldaway Wheelchair Shower is a portable shower designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. This self-contained portable shower stall can be used anywhere there is access to warm water, a drain and an electric outlet. The unit comes completely assembled and no tools are required for set up. The unit has a nylon mesh embedded double-layer vinyl drain pan. The custom design allows for maximum water removal and Velcro strips to hold sides in place. The front folds down for whee

Feat - Functional Evaluation For Assistive Technology (Model 10909)

FEAT - Functional Evaluation for Assistive Technology, model 10909, is an assistive technology evaluation system designed for use with individuals with cognitive or learning disabilities or brain injury. This systematic, comprehensive, multidimensional, and ecologically-based assessment protocol can be used with people from elementary aged students through postsecondary adults. The scale can be used to determine the most appropriate and effective assistive technology devices to help individuals

Filet Board

The Filet Board is a cutting and filleting board designed for individuals with grasping and upper extremity disabilities, one hand and upper extremity amputation. The board in made of aluminum plate and has a specially designed clamp on one side that will hold a catfish or flat fish in place while the user fillets it using one hand.

Flaghouse Deluxe Folding Therapy Mat

The Flaghouse Deluxe Folding Therapy Mat is a therapy mat designed for use in clinic or therapy settings. Soft, one-inch thick shock-absorbing polyurethane foam is layered over rigid, 1 3/8 inch thick cross-linked polyethylene foam for shock absorbency. The surface is an 18-ounce vinyl-coated nylon cover, which is heavy-duty and rip-resistant, especially at stress points. It is treated with antibacterial and anti-fungal additives and can be cleaned with a diluted disinfectant. DIMENSIONS (LxW):

Flashcards Deluxe

Flashcards deluxe are designed for individuals that use augmentative or alternative communication, as one of its features is text-to-speech or for those who need visual repetition to learn. The augmentative ways of communicating are a good way for people with learning disabilities to learn through repetition.Can be used offline as well. Create flashcards in a text editor or a spreadsheet, at Quizlet.com, or within the application. Can use a text editor or spreadsheet, to transfer flashcards into

Fleecewrap

Fleecewrap is a lightweight blanket designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or neurological disabilities, arthritis, or other conditions creating sensitivity to the weight of blankets. This blanket provides comfort and warmth, without unpleasant weight bearing down on limbs, muscles, and joints. Made of pure Polworth wool, the weave is extremely soft with no harsh fibers to irritate sensitive skin. The honeycomb finish traps warm air in hundreds of tiny pockets or air-cells. The Fl

Flex-A-Bed Hi-Lo Series Adjustable Bed (Series 185)

The Flex-A-Bed Hi-Lo Series Adjustable Bed, series 185, is a motorized bed designed for use by individuals with mobility, respiratory, digestive, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This bed enables the user to raise the head and feet independently or simultaneously, and the bed height is adjustable. Features include a choice of a wired or wireless hand-operated pendant control; an innerspring mattress in a choice of soft, medium, or firm; a high-density foam foundation; and r

Flex-A-Bed Premier Adjustable Bed (Model 790)

The Flex-A-Bed Premier Adjustable Bed, model 790, is a motorized bed designed for use by individuals with mobility, respiratory, digestive, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This bed enables the user to raise the head and feet independently or simultaneously. Features include a choice of a wired or wireless hand-operated pendant control; wood trim panels over metal frame and the mattress retainer at the foot of the bed; an innerspring mattress in a choice of soft, medium, or

Flex-A-Bed Value-Flex Adjustable Bed (Model 158)

The Flex-A-Bed Value-Flex Adjustable Bed, model 158, is a motorized bed designed for use by individuals with mobility, respiratory, digestive, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This bed enables the user to raise the head and feet independently or simultaneously. Features include a hand-operated pendant control; mattress retainer at the foot of the bed; an innerspring mattress in a choice of soft, medium, or firm; locking casters; Bioguard treatment of mattress fabrics to inh

Flexcat

Flexcat is a compact classroom-audio system that provides access to direct instruction, flexible two-way communication, dynamic redirection, student monitoring and assessment. It is designed for children with learning disabilities or auditory processing disorders. Flexcat is designed to for teachers while speaking to the entire class or for students communicating in a small group setting. It is also used to assist with small group redirection by providing two-way communication without disturbing

Flexi-Fit Wheelchair Gloves

Flexi-Fit Wheelchair cloves are push gloves designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities, spinal cord injury, or who have had strokes. Designed for individuals with limited hand function, these gloves open wide for ease in putting them on. Made from quality neoprene, these gloves have a small textured area built into the palm for added grip. SIZES: Small, medium, large, or extra large.

Flexiciser Sport

The Flexiciser Sport is an exercise machine designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. Available in models for adults under 5 feet, 2 inches tall and children, this unit adjusts for the growing child and offers a natural walking/running stride, moving arms and legs simultaneously with no weight-bearing impact on joints. This exerciser features three modes: Active (self), passive (FlexiMotor), and resistive (muscle toning). The unit accommodates most individuals and wheelchair ty

Flexigrips

FlexiGrips are exercise cuffs designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or grasping disabilities. Designed to aid users in holding the handlebars of Flexiciser exercise machines (see entries), these cuffs secure around the wrist with attached Velcro straps. A hook extends from the underside of the cuff and fits over the handlebar.

Flip & Communicate Wrist Wrap

Flip & Communicate Wrist Wrap is designed for use by individuals with limited communication secondary to vocal cord damage, swallowing difficulties, tracheotomy, stroke, multiple sclerosis (MS), motor neuron disease (MND), amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Rett syndrome, dyspraxia, Parkinson’s disease, or people with general communication difficulties. The Flip & Communicate Wrist Wrap is a stretchy wrist wrap with windows where images or photos can be inserted for user to select fro

Flip Bingo

Flip Bingo is a large print board game designed for use by individuals with low vision, learning disabilities, dyslexia, early onset dementia, Alzheimer's disease, autism, or Asperger's disorder. These Bingo cards are in a board game format and show only selected numbers that make up patterns for players to cover. There are four patterns per card (two on each side) in the Low Vision version and two patterns per card for the Low Vision Half Card (one pattern per side). For the Traditional version

Flying Colors ® Lollipop Switch Set with Base Set

Flying Colors ® Lollipop Switch Set with Base Set is designed for individuals with limited upper extremity motor control and strength as a result of cerebral palsy, stroke, or neuromuscular disorders.  The base allows four FLYING COLORS Lollipop Switches to sit snugly in a formed plastic base. It is ideal for multiple-switch activity by one child, or use for a small-group activity involving 2-4 participants. Includes 4 Lollipop Switches and sturdy plastic base. 

Flying Colors Large Textured Plate Switch

The Flying Colors Large Textured Plate Switch is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilitie. This oval-shaped unit offers a large textured contact surface, plate-switch action, and an auditory "feedback click." This switch includes a 1/8 inch connector and 0.25 inch adapter. DIMENSIONS(HxLxW): 1 x 5 x 8 inches. COLOR: Yellow touch pad within green case.

FLYING COLORS® Mirror Plate Switch

Flying Color® Mirror Plate Switch is an unbreakable plastic mirror plate designed for children with motor and cognitive disabilities as a result of cerebral palsy, stroke, and neuro-genetic disorders.  It provides motivation and visual stimulation as users see themselves while operating adapted toys and devices. Includes 1/8 inch (.3centimeters) connector and ¼ inch (.6 centimeter) adapter.

Foam Walking Board

The Foam Walking Board is a balance beam designed for use with children with mobility, balance, or walking disabilities. Made up of individual Foam Coordination Boards, these beams can be configured to meet specific needs. DIMENSIONS (LxH): The Walking Boards are 8 feet x 2 inches (6 Foam Coordination Boards), 9.33 feet x 2 inches (7 Foam Coordination Boards), or 10.67 feet x 2 inches (8 Foam Coordination Boards). The individual Foam Coordination Boards are (LxWxH) 16 x 5 x 2 inches. COLOR: Cha

Forbrain Auditory Processing Disorder Treatment Tool,

Forbrain® acts as a man made Auditory Feedback Loop (the natural processing of sound in the brain) and is designed for use by people with Auditory Processing Disorder (APD) or Central Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD), or for individuals who have trouble regulating the volume of their voice. Is intended to retrain the for forebrain (the front of the brain) to assist with improving the perception of the voice. This Auditory Processing Disorder Treatment Tool, “Forbrain,” includes auditory discr

Formboard With A Brain (Model 207)

Formboard with a Brain, model 207, is a puzzle switch, eye hand coordination activity, fine motor training device, and sensory integration activity designed for use by children and adults who have visual memory problems. This teaching device can be customized to the needs and abilities of the user, starting with one or two shapes and building to a sequence of shapes. By gradually increasing the challenge, the user’s memory skills, counting skills, spatial concepts, listening skills, and ability

Fraction Pie Puzzle

Fraction Pie Puzzle is designed for children and adults with cognitive impairment and learning disabilities who are learning number concepts, improving their logical thinking skills, fine motor skills and more. This set contains six sorting bowls, heavy-duty eight-compartment tray, number cube, three spinners, plus Friendly Farm Animals, Mini Motors Counters, Fruity Fun Counters, Link ‘N' Learn Links, pattern blocks and transparent counters. Also included is a teaching guide and activity cards.

Freedom Concepts Balance Bike

The Freedom Concepts Balance Bike is designed for use to help children with neurological and mobility disabilities develop balance and coordination. The wide tires provide extra stability while challenging the rider to use their own balance to remain upright. Standard features include high rise handlebars, steering adjustment, heavy duty steel chain guard and mountain style pedals. OPTIONS: Freedom Concepts Heavy Duty Assistance Handle and Freedom Concepts Seat Back Support. SIZES: Balance Bike-

Freedom Scoop Plate

The Freedom Scoop Plate is a scoop dish designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This plate has a high rear wall to assist in pushing food onto utensils. This dish includes the Freedom vacuum pad, and the plate screws onto the pad like a jam jar lid. With the pad in place, the plate sticks solidly to any smooth table or work surface and it is virtually impossible to lift or move. To remove the pad simply lift up any corner to rel

Friendly Facts: Help Challenged Students Learn How To Make Friends

Friendly facts is a program designed to help students with autism develop social skills and social understanding. This program teaches what a true friend is, how to be a friend, making friends, staying friends and more.

Fuzzy Friends & Switches Kit (Model 4064)

The Fuzzy Friends & Switches Kit, model 4064, is a set of switch operated plush toys and touch and finger switches designed for use by children with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This kit includes five different plush toys along with five different switches (all also sold separately). The switches can be used to work on specific goals. Switch activation causes the animals to walk, talk, and/or make animal sounds. The set includes: Pretty Kitten, Flopp

Gamecycle

The GameCycle is a hand-propelled bicycle exerciser system designed for use by people with stroke, traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, spina bifida, cerebral palsy, and other neurological, lower extremity or mobility disabilities as well as people who use wheelchairs. This system merges exercise with video games by incorporating a modified arm ergometer that interfaces with a Nintendo GameCube to allow for the control of commercially-available racing games. The GameCycle consists of a he

Gator Gait Trainer

The Gator Gait Trainer is a child's adjustable reverse walker designed for use by children 18 months to six years of age with lower extremity, balance, or walking disabilities or cerebral palsy. This walker provides built-in growth capability. The fully accessorized model comes complete with width- and height-adjustable handgrips, arm troughs, forearm supports, pelvic pad, anti-tip bars, sling seat, ankle prompts, swivel front casters, caster pin locks, and a rear frame bumper. The unit has a st

Gel Foam Picture Frame

Gel Foam Picture Frame is designed for use by older individuals and individuals who have experienced a traumatic brain injury, or stroke.  The picture frame is a heat sealed vinyl frame with a gel pocket in the front and a back pocket that allows one to insert any graphic that challenges or attracts the interest of the user. The product can be used as a learning tool or as a place to house familiar pictures.

GestureTek Cube

The GestureTek Cube is designed for children 4-13 years of age with cognitive and learning disabilities, physical and motor disability associated with cerebral palsy, traumatic brain injury and Down’s syndrome.  It is an interactive turnkey, plug and play portable interactive floor display system used to support cause and effect development, math and science. The Cube projects an image on the floor and as the users approach and interact, their movements and gestures transform the projected image

GestureTek® GroundFX™

GestureTek® GroundFX™ is designed for use by children with cognitive and learning disabilities, physical and motor disability associated with cerebral palsy, traumatic brain injury and Down’s syndrome. It produces visual effects through the projection of images onto surfaces including floors, walls, and tables. GestureTek’s® tracking system continuously detects body position which allows for real-time interaction between clients and projected image. Step on pools of water to create ripples. Or s

GestureTek® Immersive Therapy Cart

GestureTek® Immersive Therapy Cart is designed for clients with limited mobility as a result of spinal cord injury, neurological impairments as well as for clients who have been placed on limited physical activity.  It is a mobile solution that provides over 25 different applications and delivers them to clients in multiple locations of facility (i.e. hospital rooms, atriums, lounge, etc). With this complete mobile solution featuring over 50 immersive applications, clients have the opportunity t

Giant 4 In A Row

Giant 4 In A Row is a giant game board game designed for use by children and adults of all ages. It can be played in many different positions. Positioned on the floor, it can be played while users are in a side sitting, kneeling or half kneeling position. Players can also play with it while sitting on a therapy ball or T stool. When the game is positioned on a table top, it becomes an activity aimed at improving players upper extremity range of motion and shoulder stability. Single players can u

Giant 8-Tone Drum

The Giant 8-Tone Drum is an auditory stimulation activity designed for use with individuals with hearing, cognitive, or neurological disabilities. This drum is used to produce resonation for auditory processing. The large drum produces deep vibration and eight separate tones. Handcrafted of hardwoods, the drum has a rubber foot on each side so that it can be played table-style. Flipping the drum on its side enables an individual to lie on its surface to feel the vibrations as another person play

Goodreader 4

GoodReader 4 is an iTunes application that can help individuals with communication problems by organizing PDFs of very large size, TXT documents with high-resolution graphics and pictures, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, HTML files, and Safari web archives. Regarding audio and video files it is natively supported by IOS. Compatible with iPhone and iPad. Version 4.3.0 offers a “WiFi only” option for scheduled Auto Sync in App settings. SIZE: 40.7 megabytes. LANGUAGE: English only.

Grab Bars

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRYPURPOSE: To aid in selecting and installing grab bars for use by individuals with balance, mobility, or lower extremity disabilities. This article, part of a chapter entitled "Bathroom & Washing Up," discusses fit and placement, materials, weight support, and installation of grab bars. AUTHOR: Greenstein, D. TITLE: Grab Bars. BOOK: Easy Things to Make to Make Things Easy: Simple Do-It-Yourself Home Modifications for Older People & Others with Physical Limitations. REF

Grace App

The Grace App is an application and a picture exchange system designed for people with autism to encourage independent social interaction. With Grace, users select pictures to form semantic sentences others can read on the iPad screen. Grace comes with a basic picture vocabulary. Folders contain a selection of pre-loaded images, however, each folder can easily be edited to include the user's own images, which may already be stored on the device or photos taken via the camera while in Grace App.

Gripable Comfortable Cutlery

Gripables Comfortable Cutlery is designed for children who have difficulty grasping as a result of cerebral palsy, brachial plexus or neurological injuries. The cutlery set includes a fork, spoon and knife. The handles are made out of soft, non-toxic c and latex free material. It is dishwasher safe. COLOR: Pink or blue. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Grocery Signs And Words

Grocery Signs and Words is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program teaches 250 signs and words which are essential for shopping in a grocery store. Categories include shopping terms (aisle, cart, checkout, etc.); beverages (apple juice, water, lemonade, etc.), health and beauty (aspirin, cough drops, shampoo, etc.); frozen foods (chicken breasts, pizza, frozen dinners, etc.); pro

Guardian Net X (Model 4000-500)

Guardian Net X, model 4000-500, is a fall prevention monitor designed for use by seniors, individuals with balance disabilities, or others at risk for falling. This portable sonar monitor sounds an alarm as soon as the person at risk for falling begins to rise from a bed or chair. The monitor comes with a nurse call cord and mounting accessories. Clip-on mounting is standard. POWER: Uses four double-A batteries (included). DIMENSIONS: Nurse call cord is 12 feet long with a 0.25 inch plug. The al

Guess How I Feel? Game

The Guess How I Feel? Game is an interactive game, designed for children (including users who are on the autism spectrum and users with speech and language delays) to provide social skills training, to help them understand feelings and reactions to different situations. Also to show them how to recognize and describe what they see in other people's expressions. Players take turns sharing and guessing each others reactions to 50 situations vividly pictured on cards. Examples include dropping an i

Guitar Modification

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adaptation for a guitar for an individual with left side hemiplegia in arm and leg due to stroke. An individual was a self-taught and lover of playing the guitar experienced a stroke that resulted in a left side hemiplegia in his arm and leg making the muscles on this side of his body weak. He had to learn how to walk again which he does with a cane. This also meant, he was no longer able to play the guitar because of the weakness

Gumball Switch (Models 782B, 782G, 782P, 782R & 782Y)

The Gumball Switch is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. Intended for users who can access a smaller target area, this switch has a detachable mounting base and provides audible and tactile feedback. A clear plastic cover is included. DIMENSIONS: The activation surface is 2.5 inches, the base is 3.25 inches, and the switch is 0.75-inch high. COLOR: Available in blue, green, purple, red, or yellow.

Gus Communicator Pc10 Touch Screen Tablet Pc

Gus Communicator PC10 Touch Screen Tablet PC is a speech-generating device in the form of a tablet, touch-screen computer designed for use by individuals with autism, communication and speech delays. This touch-screen computer includes the Neospeech Speech Synthesizer, SpeechPRO Talking Keyboard with Dynamic Display (AAC), and Overboard Communication Overlay and Board Designer softwares. This Communicator PC10 is a full windows laptop with a 9" touch screen with built-in-Bluetooth connectivity.

H-86: Capacitive Headpointer

The H-86: Capacitive HeadPointer is a headwand and stylus for tablet computer and touchscreen designed for use by individuals with grasping or upper extremity disabilities, spinal cord injury, or severe physical disabilities. This product is a combination of a capacitive mouthstick and a headpointer, allowing people with limited or no use of their hands to use an iPad and other tablet devices that have a capacitive touchscreen. The fit of the H-86 headpointer is adjustable with a "dial." The mou

Hair Washing Visor

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To keep shampoo out of they eyes of a child with intellectual disabilities who has difficulty understanding instructions to close her eyes or hold a wash cloth over them. A full-circle visor was made of clear plastic. A hole in the center fits over the child's and elastic lace around the opening ensures a secure fit. Hat wire was sewn into the outside edge of the plastic to keep the brim stiff. TITLE: Happy Hair Wash. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Volume 26, Number 3, Oc

Hand Support

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To support an arm paralyzed following a stroke. A This plastic cone, roughly the shape of the inside of a relaxed hand, is slung on an elastic band attached to an adjustable Velcro belt. The hand splint is held to the arm with a Velcro band and shaped so as to grip the cone. TITLE: The Hand Support. WEB SITE: Workshop Solutions at http://www.workshopsolutions.com/COMPLETE/handsupport.htm. REF: The originator, Tom Jeary, can be contacted at tlj@golden.net.

Hand To Hand Mug W/ Spout

The Hand to Hand Mug With Spout Lid is designed for those with grasping disabilities, Parkinson’s or for individuals who do not have steady hands especially while drinking. The ribbed or contoured shape of the mug makes the ability to grasp or hold it with one or both hands. It's large handle is large enough for large hands to grasp it comfortably. Also designed to hold hot and cold liquids at a constant temperature. Top rack dishwasher and microwave safe. Not returnable.

Hand Utility Cuffs

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable an individual without fingers or without the use of hands to use a variety of tools and implements. The cuffs are made from Velcro with a canvas pocket. They are fastened in place by gripping the D-ring at one end with the teeth and rolling the Velcro together under the chin. The canvas pocket, open on one end, then holds pens, pencils, eating utensils, pliers, etc. TITLE: Hand Utility Cuffs. WEB SITE: Workshop Solutions at http://www.workshopsolutions

Handminder

HandMinder is a neuromuscular stimulator designed for use in hand therapy after stroke. Housed in a glove, this portable hand rehabilitation device sends a vibration stimulus to each finger, triggering the brain to send a movement signal to the correlating muscle. The activity enhances the brain's communication with affected muscles, and repeated practice results in brain cells being more easily activated. As the neural connection improves, so does the user's motor function. The unit is portabl

Handyspeech

HandySpeech is a voice output text to speech communication program designed for use by individuals with communication, speech or learning disabilities or autism. This handwriting-to-speech program enables an Apple iPad to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak or have difficulty speaking. The user writes words or sentences he or she wants to communicate in any one of 13 languages, and the program converts the handwriting into speech and

Hardrock

The Hardrock is a durable chair that has been specifically designed for children who are prone to rock repetitively. Hardrock also provides moderate levels of postural support for the user. It incorporates an anti-thrust system and anterior pad to provide secure postural management. Thoracic supports and stabilizers are available for children who exhibit a sideways rocking motion. Hardrock comes complete with adjustable armrests, anti-thrust seat cushion, tray, skis (for size 2 and 3), mobil

Head Stick

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable an individual with severe physical disabilities to operate a computer, dial a phone, turn pages, and perform other tasks. This device was constructed using a cut down bicycle helmet. An additional band of rubber was installed to provide comfort and achieve proper fit. The pointer is a firm quarter-inch rubber-tipped metal rod rigidly attached to the side of the helmet and angled so the pointer tip is central to the user's eyesight. The rod is necessar

Head Switch Mounted To Existing Head Support

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- A head-switch mount which consists of a strip of expanded PVC that is formed so that it hooks around a head support. A Velcro strap connects the end of the head-switch mount. The switch is bolted to the mount. PURPOSE: To stabilize a switch for activation by head movement. MATERIALS USED: Expanded PVC material, 12 inch x 4 inch, Velcro loop tape (non-adhesive), 1 inch x 6 inch strip, Velcro pressure-sensitive hook tape, 1 inch x 4 inch strip, three ½ inch lon

Head-Mount For Chin Switch

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- A thermoplastic “hat” with an attached wire which is bent down around the face and under the chin. The switch is attached with Velcro to a small thermoplastic square at the end of the wire under the chin. PURPOSE: To stabilize a switch for activation using jaw movements. MATERIALS USED: Low temperature thermoplastic material, 18 inch x 6 inch sheet, preferably colored, stiff wire, such as hanger wire, about 20 inch long, plastic welder glue, pressure-sensitive

Headmouse Extreme

HeadMouse Extreme is an mouse emulator designed to provide full mouse control of computers for people without use of their hands, but who have good head control. It operates from the top of a computer monitor, laptop computer, or augmentative communication device, and measures the user's head movements. The HeadMouse tracks a small disposable target that is placed on the user's forehead or glasses. This device provides a wide field-of-view, supports graphics-intensive applications like drawing a

Headrest Pads

The Headrest Pads are headrest accessories designed for use on wheelchairs. These pads are composed of a steel insert with self-skinning polyurethane. These pads are designed to attach to a one-inch ball. SIZES: Small, medium, oe large.

Health Buddy

Health Buddy is a remote health monitoring system designed for use for home monitoring of seniors and individuals with disabilities. The device connects to any standard phone line and contains a brightly lit liquid crystal display (LCD) screen with four touch buttons. The user answers and reviews personalized health questions and receives reminders about their condition on a daily basis. The information is automatically transmitted via standard telephone line to a secure data center, from which

Hearit Complete Auditory Tool Kit

The Hearit Complete Auditory Tool Kit is an auditory evaluation system designed for use with individuals with dyslexia, attention deficit disorder (ADD), attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), or hearing or auditory processing disabilities. This kit is intended for use by lending libraries and includes Hearit Perfect, Hearit SE, neck-loop and adapter, Speech Therapy Kit accessories and Broadcaster accessories (also available separately; see entries).

Hearit Perfect (Model 200)

The Hearit Perfect, model 200, is an auditory evaluation system designed for use with individuals with dyslexia, attention deficit disorder (ADD), attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), or hearing or auditory processing disabilities. This assessment tool offers three levels of noise reduction and can be adjusted for attenuation, auditory gain and treble range frequencies. The maximum gain at 1.6 KiloHertz is adjustable from 20 to 40 decibels (dB) and the maximum gain is adjustable from

Hearit Perfect Combo (Model 225)

The Hearit Combo, model 225, is a communication aid for individuals with hearing disabilities coupled with attention deficit disorder (ADD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), or traumatic brain injury (TBI). This set is designed for those who are easily distracted and have difficulty distinguishing speech from background noise. Included are the Hearit, model 200, communication aid (see entry) and a neckloop telecoil for use with behind-the-ear (BTE) hearing aids.

Hearit Se (Model 500)

The Hearit SE, model 500, is an auditory training activity designed for use with individuals with dyslexia, attention deficit disorder (ADD), attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), or hearing or auditory processing disabilities. This tool consists of a microphone unit and headset. The device is used for individual training therapy to help students with articulation difficulties with self-monitoring and improved production of sounds. The instrument can also be used independently by a st

Hearit Se Combo (Model 525)

The Hearit Combo, model 525, is a hearing aid accessory designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities coupled with attention deficit disorder (ADD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), or traumatic brain injury (TBI). This set is designed for those who are easily distracted and have difficulty distinguishing speech from background noise. Included are the Hearit SE, model 500, communication aid (see entry) and a neckloop telecoil for use with behind-the-ear (BTE) hearing

Helpikeys

Helpikeys is designed for use by individuals with low vision and cognitive and learning disabilities. Helpikeys is a programmable membrane keyboard which replaces a traditional keyboard and mouse. It comes with five standard overlays which are recognized by the keyboard when inserted under the protective membrane. As a programmable alternative keyboard, Helpikeys can be changed by using one of these five standard overlays, or by using the Helpikeys Layout Builder software (included) that allows

High Back Mobile Chair (Models R6321, R632, & R633)

The High Back Mobile Chair is a positioning chair designed for use by individuals with severe physical or neurological disabilities who require upper body support. The chair includes the mobile chair frame, a high backrest with push handle, pads, armrests, and footboard and sandals. The seat is available with a choice of seat tilt or seat spring action. The seat and backrest are contoured and padded, and a hip strap clips into the chair in a variety of positions to meet user needs. The armrests

High Level Kayak Seat

The High Level Kayak Seat is a seat for kayak designed for use by individuals with severe physical or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury who use a wheelchair and have limited mobility and upper body strength. Protruding lateral supports assist in keeping the user upright and secure. This seat replaces the existing kayak seat or may stand alone between seats in a canoe or boat. The seat frame is constructed of lightweight aluminum and covered in a durable waterproof material which can be

High Quad Gun Mount (HQ100)

The High Quad Gun Mount, model HQ100, is a rifle, shotgun, pistol and crossbow support and trigger activator designed for use by people with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury who use a power wheelchair. Intended to make hunting accessible to individuals with no use of the upper extremities, this device is based on a mounting plate placed under the wheelchair’s seat cushion before the user transfers into the chair. Once the user is seated in the wheelchair, a v

Hilltops

Hilltops is a motor skills training toy for children, preschool age to third grade age, or anyone with physical developmental disabilities who needs to further develop their gross motor skills. The individual may step or jump from “hilltop” to “hilltop”. Hilltops develop the person's ability to estimate distances and makes them more familiar with heights, therefore this is also an activity to improve perceptual motor skills. Each Hilltop is has with rubber “feet" which prevent the hilltops from

Hippi

The Hippi pediatric stander is designed to offer hip support for children who require assistance to stand independently due to neurological and mobility disabilities. It is ideal for children who do not require upper trunk support. The Hippi encourage interaction with other children as the frame fits under most tables. A double hip strap is supplied as a standard feature.

Hitch Computer Switch Interface

The Hitch Computer Switch interface is a switch adapter for computers designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This plug-and-play switch requires no software setup, making it immediately ready to deliver five sets of functions to as many as five switches at a time. Rows of functions are chosen with a single push of a button. This device can be used with switch-accessible software for single switch access or two-switch scanning. T

Hockey Wheelchair

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable an individual with quadriplegia to play hockey in a wheelchair league. The lower half of a straight-bladed hockey stick was fastened to a bracket which,in turn, was held across the wheelchair footplates by two quarter-inch bolts and wing nuts for quick assembly and disassembly. Approximately two-thirds of the way back on the blade, arms were fastened that extend approximately four inches at a little less than a right angle to hold the ball. TITLE: Ho

Hold-It Down Trainer (Model 7400)

The Hold-It Down Trainer is a control switch training program and direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities and communication disabilities. This trainer switch encourages the user to sustain his/her hand on the textured switch plate using three different methods: recorded verbal direction cues, gentle vibration, and activation of any connected toy. The unit offers 300 seconds of recording time for up to 60 messages of five

Home-Built Trike

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted tandem, recumbent and upright tricycle for a young adult with traumatic brain injury and limited mobility to aid in his recovery. Unable to local any adaptive tandem bikes that would meet his son's needs, the father who has a background in mechanical engineering spent six months designing and building a custom adapted trike. Like many commercially-available tandem cycles, the design puts the front passenger (the son) in the

Hometova Attention Screening Test

The HomeTOVA Attention Screening Test is a cognitive rehabililtation evaluation program designed for use by individuals with attention deficit disorder (ADD), brain injury, learning disabilities, stroke, and other cognitive and neurological disabilities. This software program is a performance-based screening test for attention and impulsivity problems, based on the Test of Variables of Attention (TOVA). It is not a questionnaire. The test measures the testtaker's attention as the testtaker uses

Honey Bears Slide Toy (Model 334)

The Honey Bears Slide Toy, model 334, is a switch-activated toy and visual perception training activity designed for use by children with severe physical, mobility, or upper extremity disabilities. In this toy, the Honey Bears climb, swing, tip, and tumble on the slide. The toy can be activated with a capability switch (not included). POWER: Uses 1 D-battery. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 12.5 x 12 x 8 inches. COLORS: Multi-colored.

Hopping Frogs Game

Hopping Frogs Game is a designed to help children working improving their articulation skills. This game contains 420 game cards focusing on the developing sounds (P, B, T, D, K, G, and F) in a fun and enjoyable way. Each sound has specific question cards for initial, medial, and final positions in single words. Hopping Frogs is designed to allow you to work on a single target sound and position for all players, or address individual target sounds and positions for each player. For language deve

Hug 'n' Hold Bolster

The Smirtwaite Hug ’n’ Hold Bolster is designed for use by children with sensory integration, neurological or mobility disabilities. It can be used in conjunction with Smirtwaite structural frames or it can be directly suspended from the ceiling. Its design allows it to be used and swung by 2 children at the same time. OPTIONS: Can be used with A, C or O Smirtwaite Frames. COLOR: Red, Green, Blue. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: 2 year warranty.

Hula Hoops

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To provide different size hoop targets for children working on improving strength and eye hand coordination during throwing activity. MATERIALS: Underwater sprinkler pipe ($20 for 100 feet from Menards Store) Double male connecter ($.50 each) Athletic tape DIRECTIONS: 1. Cut pipe to desired length 2. Insert male connecter into pipe ends to form a circle. 3. Wrap the seam with tape

Human Support Robot

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: Designed to help persons with physical disabilities live more independently. Called the Human Support Robot (HSR), it represents the latest initiative in Toyota's Partner Robot program and is intended to help out around the home by retrieving items, opening curtains, and picking up objects that have fallen to the floor. The HSR can be controlled using a simple graphical user interface via tablet PC. It can also wear a tablet atop its head, which would allow care

Hurdles

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To allow children improve their motor planning skills while running, jumping or stepping over an obstacle.

Ibungee Laces

iBungee Laces are designed for individuals with limited fine motor and grasping patterns as well as those who have sensitive feet or are recovering from injury. iBungee Laces are stretchable and allows user to convert any shoe into a slip on. This helps to eliminate the need for frequent tying, retying, or untying knots and double knots.

Ifaraday Mouthstick

The iFaraday Mouthstick is a mouthstick for tablet computer and touchscreen designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities, spinal cord injury, or severe physical disabilities. This touchscreen stylus allows the user to operate devices with capacitive touchscreens with his or her mouth. The mouthstick features a biteable mouthpiece with vinyl tubing on the mouth end and a removable tip module strong enough to press keys on a conventional keyboard. The shaft is made of lightwei

In-Ground Trampoline

In-Ground Trampolines (IGT) can be used in activities to improve balance and gross motor skill for children and adults with neurological, physical disabilities and sensory processing disorders. The In-Ground Trampoline can also be used a source of family entertainment.

Indego

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a powered exoskeleton orthosis that allows users with spinal cord injury, recovering from stroke, or with other mobility disabilities to walk independently. The Indego is a powered exoskeletal orthosis designed for use by people with lower extremity or mobility disabilities, spinal cord injury, stroke or brain injury, and other conditions that impair a persons ability to walk or stand independently. It fastens around the user's waist and

Independent

The Independent is an adjustable vertical stander designed for children from 18 months old to young adult who require moderate levels of support when weight bearing while in supported standing. The Independent supports users at the feet, knees, hips and trunk. The height, width and angle can be adjusted independently for a customized fit. It is designed to promote increased comfort and support by providing soft, padded thoracic and pelvic bands as well as padded knee cups. The Independent comes

Independent Feeder

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable an individual with Guillain Barre Syndrome to eat independently. TITLE: Eating Independently. Made primarily of stainless stee, this unit has a rectangular base frame that fits into an existing tube on the user's wheelchair and supports a standard wooden dinner tray. On the right side of the frame is a vertical post with two 90-degree bends in it that is fixed in position with a trinut, creating a mount for the feeding device and a drink container. The mount

Indoor Therapy Gym

The Class Champs Indoor Therapy Gymn is a balance training device and sensory integration activity designed for use by children with physical or neurological disabilities. Made of pressure-treated white pine, this portable, free-standing unit features ladders that run down both sides and across the top; stationary center swivel plate for rotating swing attachments; a glider with two eye bolts for attaching swings; and one additional swivel bolt for rotational attachments. OPTIONS: Class Champs A

Infinity 7236

The Infinity 7236 is a powered elevating therapy table designed for use in therapy settings. This height-adjustable table has a laminate top with PVC edging. Height adjustment is accomplished using the push-button controls and the lift mechanism can lift up to 400 pounds. The table seats six to eight individuals, including wheelchair users. POWER: Uses standard current and includes a hospital-grade plug. DIMENSIONS: The height adjusts from 26 to 38 inches and the table surface is 72 x 36 inches.

Infinity Treatment Table (Model 6030 & 8436)

The Infinity Treatment Table, model 6030, is a powered elevating treatment table designed for use in therapy settings. The height-adjustable table features a permanently attached treatment mat of bacteria-resistant reinforced vinyl covering over high-density polyurethane foam, and push-button height adjustment. The lower heights facilitate transfers, while the higher levels accommodate treatment. POWER: Uses standard current and includes a hospital-grade plug. DIMENSIONS: The table has a height

Information Labels

Information Lables is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program teaches 80 words associated with labels. Categories include food labels (100% natural, fat free, ready to use); medicine information labels (shake well, do not use after); medicine warning labels (may cause drowsiness, do not eat, do not exceed); and clothing labels (drip dry, dry clean, wool). Multimedia software comb

Information Signs And Words

Information Signs and Words is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program teaches the 80 most common signs and words found in the community, including admission, ask for assistance, count your change, do not touch, entrance, hospital, no pets, stairway, and wait to be seated. Multimedia software combines live action video and human-quality audio in an adult format. The program also

Inspiration

Inspiration is a word processor program designed for use by individuals with learning disabilities or brain injury or individuals who think visually. This visual learning tool helps develop ideas and organize thinking. Integrated diagramming and outlining views work together to aid in creating and modifying concepts and information. The diagramming view simplifies creating and modifying concept maps, webs, idea maps, and other graphical organizers. The intuitive interface keeps the focus on the

Interchangeable Music Puzzle/switch (Model 921)

The Interchangeable Music Puzzle/Switch, model 921, is a puzzle switch, adapted music box, eye hand coordination activity, and spatial orientation activity, designed for use by children and adults with brain injury or cognitive disabilities. This puzzle has removable blocks which allow the user to progressively increase the skill required to complete the task. Start with one shape and any four blank blocks and build up to five distinct shapes. When the task is completed, music plays. If a reward

Intervention Level Tub Easy Pack

The Lower Level Functioning Tub Easy Pack is designed for individuals 8 years or older who require assistance in diverting disruptive behaviors or alleviating boredom by offering a variety of activities in one kit. It is designed for individuals who require minimal supervision. Each collection comes in a handy, stackable see-through storage container with lid. COLOR: Multiple colors. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Ipad Training Grids

The iPad Training Grids is an attachment designed for use by children and adults learning to access and navigate an iPad screen by practicing selecting and swiping. Grids are laid out for: your initial home screen, iTunes app, Pandora app, and iPad keyboard. Solid acrylic grid helps the user more accurately target and select options. The iPad keyboard grid isolates each letter. Comes with a holding tray for table top use or can be placed in our iPad Mounting System. OPTIONS: iPad Mounting Syste

IPhone Document Scanner

ScanDeck™ is designed for use by individuals with or without a disability. It can be used by individuals with executive function disabilities and require assistance with organizing and keeping track of their information. ScanDeck™ is a copy stand designed to hold your iPhone at just the right height, and keep it there. Images are captured and stored in your camera roll, or can be uploaded directly to services like Evernote, Instagram, or Vine. ScanDeck™ is perfect for capturing paper documents a

Ipraiseu

iPraiseU™ is designed for use by instructors and parents who often struggle to think of praise statements beyond, "Good Job!" or "Well done!" The iPraiseU™ app is a quick and easy way to praise your learners with multiple phrases, by multiple voices! Simply open the app and tap or shake your device to generate one of 100 praise statements. All are general statements appropriate for any positive behavior. Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.3 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This

Iris Soundswitch

Iris SoundSwitch is designed for individuals who benefit from sensory objects and features to encourage vocalization and group activities. Unit comes complete with battery charger.This product allows you to control any wireless IRiS Listeners. Has 4 switching modes:

Iris+ App

IRiS+ is an application designed to allow an iPad®, iPhone®, or iPod Touch® to control sensory equipment or to enable the user to easily control a multi-sensory room. Offers several control switches in one— sound, touch, vibration, and movement. The full IRiS+ app is free to download and by doing so, one can control either one or a number of multi-sensory products in a variety of ways. Through touch, the user may choose Multiple Buttons Mode: Choose between two, four and eight switches to contro

Isaac System, The

The ISAAC System is a small, wearable, individualized cognitive aid and prompter designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities, brain injury, stroke, developmental disabilities such as mental retardation, dementia, and pseudo-dementia. ISAAC attaches to the user's belt and features a small touchscreen that displays messages and prompts that the user acknowledges by touching. Because it is fully individualized and easy to use, categorically oriented, ISAAC is suitable for individual

Iscanmp3

The iScanMP3 is a scanning control for an MP3 player designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. Plugging a capability switch (required but not included) into the iScanMP3 adapter and connecting an Apple iPod, iPod Photo, or iPod Mini enables the user to scan through iPod functions: play, pause, forward and back through a play list, and volume up and down. The scanning speed is adjustable. DIMENSIONS(LxWxH): 3 5/8 x 1.75 x 0.5 inche

It's Done!

It’s Done! is a cognitive aid, medication reminder program, and prompter designed for use by individuals with cognitive or memory disabilities or brain injury. This application (or app) allows a person to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch as a task organizer or scheduler. The app remembers later what the user does now and gives them recall of completed tasks by confirming completion of routine tasks. It’s Done! can also notify others by text or email when a task is done. The user can se

James

JAMES is a portable, switch-activated environmental control unit designed for use by individuals with mobility, severe physical, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. This unit offers direct access or row/column switch scanning to operate lights, appliances, beds, doors, and other X-10 and infrared controlled devices. The unit's liquid crystal display (LCD) allows for visual recognition of the 248 functions, including temporary or permanent programmable macros and telephone access.

Jamesair Support Surfaces

The JamesAir Support Surfaces are alternating air pressure mattress surface designed to prevent and treat pressure sores/ulcers. The units are available with low air loss and/or alternating pressure. Also available is a turning mattress. These surfaces are available in standard and bariatric models. POWER: 120-volt alternating current (AC), 60 hertz (Hz), 22/230 volt AC, 50 Hz. OPTIONS: Fast inflate/deflate pump, carrying case. SIZES: Small, medium, large, extra-large, or extra-extra large. Cust

Jeliku

Jeliku is a fidget toy, stress reliever and puzzle designed for children of all ages. It is a 3D folding puzzle that facilitates spatial logical and creative thinking while challenging eye-hand coordination, fine motor skills and problem solving. Jeliku comes equipped with beginning shapes and animal sculpture ideas. Additional design ideas and step by step folding instructions are available online. COLOR: Multiple colored sticks in red, yellow, white, blue and green. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stat

Jelly Beamer Twist Switch

The Jelly Beamer Twist Switch is a wireless button or touch switch designed to control a wide range of switch-adapted devices and toys for individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This switch has two components: the Jelly Beamer switch that houses a transmitter and the Jelly Beamer receiver that can be plugged into any switch-adapted device, from battery operated toys and electric appliances to a digital camera or computer. Each switch is uniquely p

Jelly Bearmer Snow Wireless Switch Transmitter

The Jelly Beamer® Snow Wireless Switch Transmitter is a wireless button or touch switch designed to control a wide range of switch-adapted devices and toys for individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This switch has two components: the Jelly Beamer switch that houses a transmitter and the Jelly Beamer receiver that can be plugged into any switch-adapted device, from battery operated toys and electric appliances to a digital camera or computer. Each

Jenx Multistander

Jenx Multistander is a pediatric standing system designed for use by children 6 months to 6 years with motor and neurological disabilities to assist with weight bearing and standing activities. The Jenx Multistander offers a variety of configurations for prone, upright or supine standing. The user may be positioned anywhere between upright and horizontal positions. This multifunctional stander can accommodate children smaller than the minimum height by using sandal-raising blocks. The removable

Jenx Prone Stander - Size 1- Orange

Jenx Prone Stander Orange is a dedicated prone stander designed to provide support anteriorly for children with mobility and neurological impairments such as cerebral palsy, spina bifida and Tethered spinal cord syndrome. The individual support pads can be adjusted in relation to each other to ensure a proper fit. Children with longer bodies and shorter legs can be just as comfortable as those with shorter bodies and longer legs. The hip and chest straps are closed in the center and then adjus

Jenx Prone Stander - Size 2 - Green

Jenx Prone Stander-Green is a dedicated prone stander designed to provide support anteriorly for children with mobility and neurological impairments such as cerebral palsy, spina bifida and Tethered spinal cord syndrome. The individual support pads can be adjusted in relation to each other to ensure a proper fit. Children with longer bodies and shorter legs can be just as comfortable as those with shorter bodies and longer legs. The hip and chest straps are closed in the center and then adjust

Jenx Prone Stander- Size 1 -Orange

Jenx Prone Stander-Orange is a dedicated prone stander designed to provide support anteriorly for children with mobility and neurological impairments such as cerebral palsy, spina bifida and Tethered spinal cord syndrome. The individual support pads can be adjusted in relation to each other to ensure a proper fit. Children with longer bodies and shorter legs can be just as comfortable as those with shorter bodies and longer legs. The hip and chest straps are closed in the center and then adjus

Jogger, The

The Jogger is a prompter designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities, brain injury, stroke, Alzheimer's Disease, or other short-term memory disabilities. Hosted on a small, wearable, commercially-available personal data assistant (PDA) equipped with a touch screen, the system enables users to take needed information with them wherever they go, presenting behavioral prompts and cues for the user at pre-programmed times and recording the user's responses. The system transmits user

Jonvac Vacuum Mattress

JonVac Vacuum Mattress is designed for children with mobility disabilities. It is a mattress that offers a variety of positioning options to help keep a child comfortable while resting. The JonVac Vacuum Mattress is designed with a lasting mold, but is easy to remold for the child’s unique need. OPTIONS: JonVac Electronic Pump and JonVac Foot Pump. SIZES: Please speak to us about sizes and suitability of each bed, cot or sleeping system. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Jouse2

Jouse2 is designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injuries and neurological disabilities impacting mobility. It is an advanced joystick-operated USB mouse that is controlled with the user’s mouth. It has accurate tracking combined with dwell cursor capability, providing an ideal mouse replacement for drawing or any application requiring fine cursor control. It requires minimal action from the user. Cursor movement is fast, smooth and very accurate. It includes built-in-support for 2

Jumbo Timer (Model 4520)

The Jumbo Timer, model 4520, is a timer designed for use with individuals with cognitive disabilities. This large, 60-minutes is intended to help keep the user on task and the buzzer can help to transition to a new task. DIMENSIONS: 8 inches in circumference.

Jumping Jack Frog (Model 669)

The Jumping Jack Frog, model 669, is a touch activated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities. Touching the bumpy plate makes the felt frog’s arms and legs swing while one of seven high- quality songs plays for 15 seconds. The toy also provides sensory experiences as the user feels the textured plate and bead chains vibrate, watches the multi-colored blinking lights dance about, and touches the frog's soft felt. This toy also has a switch input to

Junior Squashy Seat by ROMPA®

Junior Squashy Seat by ROMPA® is designed for use by children with sensory processing disorders or those who are able sit independently, but require additional support.  It is soft and can be molded to an individual’s body shape. This seat is similar to a bean bag, but is less supportive than foam-filled alternatives and so is unsuitable for those requiring more firm and supportive furniture.

Kaye My Red Walker

Kaye My Red Walker is designed for young children with neurological and motor disabilities such as cerebral palsy, dystonias and Angelman’s Syndrome who require posture support while learning to work. The Kaye My Red Walker places the support behind the child to insure upright alignment and placing the child’s center of gravity within the base of the walker for safety and balance. The walkers have 360 degree front swivel wheels which can be locked for straight ahead tracking. The swivel on the

Keep Warm Dish (Model 16T174A)

The Keep Warm Dish, model 16T174A is a food warmer dish designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or eating disabilities or spinal cord injury. The dish is designed to keep food warm throughout the course of the meal. Hot water is poured into the bottom chamber through a plastic funnel and the dish holds 22 ounces of food. The dish is not microwave safe, but it is dishwasher safe when placed on a top rack. DIMENSIONS: (HxW): 2 x 8 inches. WEIGHT: 2 pounds.

Keep Warm Dish (Model Ha-4247)

The Keep Warm Dish, model HA-4247, is a food warmer dish designed for use by individuals who require extra time to finish a meal. This dish assures that food will be hot throughout the course of the meal. The plate is kept warm by filling a chamber beneath it with hot water. The dish is dishwasher safe and includes a funnel. DIMENSIONS: 303 millimeters diameter. WEIGHT: 360 grams.

Ken's Power Caster

Ken's Power Caster is a fishing accessory device designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This fully-automated device enables users to independently cast out their line, hook, fight, retrieve and land fish. The universal mounting bracket can be secured to almost any accessible surface (i.e. a wheelchair, boat rail, dock rail, etc.) and allows the cater to turn and swivel for casting in any direction. The unit consistently casts a large wooden bobbe

Kickstart Walking System

The Kickstart Walking System is an exoskeletal orthosis and gait trainer designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or walking disabilities or neurological injuries or disabilities such as stroke, spinal cord injury, traumatic brain injury, multiple sclerosis, or muscular dystrophy. Worn over clothing, this custom-fabricated orthosis helps the user regain his or her ability to walk by providing a boost of energy to help swing the leg forward at each step, reinforcing correct walking mo

Kiddo

Kiddo is a sleeping system designed for children with health and mobility disabilities. It offers removable metal grids or wood slats as well as a 4-part rolling mattress platform. There is an electrically operated backrest that can be adjusted from 0-80 degrees. In addition there is an electrically operated knee break and a handset with a locking device. The Kiddo is equipped with 2 IV (intravenous) pole supports at the headboard.

Kids Sleeveless Bodysuits With Tummy Access

Kids Sleeveless Bodysuits With Tummy Access is designed for children who require tube feeding/administering of medication via a PEG/G-tube. There is a soft discreet center front opening with a snap closure. It is made out of cotton rich jersey knit fabric for fit and comfort. It is tag free to avoid irritation from annoying labels. It is designed with lower coverage in the leg than regular bodysuits to fully cover the bottom. The neckline, armholes and legs are bound in a soft stretchy rib, wh

Kinect Email Interface

-- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype email interface based on the Kinect system technology for individuals with aphasia or other communication disorders. For many sufferers of aphasia, a disorder caused by stroke that impairs the language centers of the brain, writing or typing emails may become difficult. When Chad Rubles's mother had a stroke that resulted in aphasia, he developed an email interface system based on the Microsoft Kinect's approach, using simple hand gestures to

Kitchen Enclosure

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To prevent a child with developmental delays from entering a kitchen without supervision. The child's home had an open-plan kitchen which required a means of keeping the child out when unsupervised. A fence was constructed of pine with vertical bars spaced according to safety specifications to prevent entrapment. A horizontal bar across the top finished the fence. The fence is equipped on one side with a gate with a magnetic latch. One gate post was mounted on the bea

Knit-One Kit

Knit-One is a knitting Aid designed for use by individuals with use of only one hand. The unit clamps to a table or a suitable chair arm. The user adjusts the top to the desired knitting angle and slides the needle into position for knitting. The device holds the stitches in position on the clamped needle. The yarn can easily be moved along the needle. The kit comes with an instruction booklet (English only), 1 clamp and 3 pairs of handmade steel knitting needles sizes 4, 5 and 6 millimeter. (si

Knork

The Knork is a combination rocker knife and fork designed for use by individuals with use of one hand, arthritis, or neurological or upper extremity disabilities. This stainless steel utensil has tines like a fork and the outer tines are beveled like a knife, enabling most foods to be cut with one hand using a rocking motion. A finger platform in the handle helps provide additional leverage. WARRANTY: Manufacturer's limited lifetime warranty.

Koala Corner Chair

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide seating and positioning for a child with microcephaly, epilepsy, and developmental disabilities. Made to dimensions specified by a therapist, this unit includes a chair with a footrest and a table that enable the child to be seated in a posturally and functionally correct position for learning, eating and playing. Made of plywood, the unit has a pedestal seat with a winged back for shoulder protraction. The seat and back panels are equipped with fabric-cove

Large Print High Contrast Keyboard Seels (Models Lpks-By, Lpks-Wb, & Lpks-Bw)

Large Print High Contrast Keyboard Seels are plastic computer keyboard covers providing a large print, high contrast, protective overlays designed for use by individsuals with cognitive or vision disabilities. The cover is placed directly over the keyboard and protects the keys from liquids and dust. It is available with an enlarged keytop legend in three high contasting colors for ease of use. All Seels are fitted with Velcro and include full fitting instructions. Seels are available for al

Large Rifton Activity Chair

The Large Rifton Activity Chair Standard is a positioning chair designed for children with neurological and physical disability for use in the classroom and at home. It enables children to learn functional sitting skills while they participate in activities. The Rifton Activity Chair does not require any additional tools to make adjustments. Parents and caregivers can make adjustments with the child in the chair. OPTIONS: Spring Option - This allows the child to have user-initiated movement. It

Large Supiner

The Large Supiner is a positioning wedge designed for use by individuals with severe physical or neurological disaabilities or spinal cord injury. The unit comprises a wedge with a wide touch-fastening chest strap for proper trunk alignment and an oversize leg-support block for stable, full-leg support. Also included is a head-support roll. DIMENSIONS: Sized for individuals 60 to 72 inches tall. COLOR: Assorted.

Lautzenhiser Drive Control

The Lautzenhiser Drive Control is a powered wheelchair controller designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury or severe phyical disabilities. This fully-proportional alternative input device for powered wheelchairs features a miniature tilt-sensor that can be worn on the head, hand, finger, or foot providing precise command wheelchair and seat functions. Features include null-width (neutral zone) adjustment, adjustable on-delay timer (controls the time until the sensor is activated a

Learn The Basics: What Doesn’t Belong?

Learn the basics: what doesn’t belong? is a flipbook with laminated picture cards, designed for special needs students. Users begin by learning to group similar items together which teaches reasoning, discrimination, and problem solving as well as reasoning skills. Cards attach and detach with Velcro. Additional exercises and activities are scattered between the pages. Ages 2 to 5. Small parts, warning for children under 3 years old.

Learn To Dress Monkey

The Learn to Dress Monkey is a dressing activity designed for use by children with fine motor, upper extremity, or cognitive disabilities. This plush monkey features removable socks, sneakers, a t-shirt, and denim overalls for on/off dressing practice. Dressing activities include lacing up the colorful sneakers, buttoning pockets, snapping straps, and zipping another pocket. The toy offers practice 11 different dressing skills. DIMENSIONS: 22 inches long.

Learning Game Board

Learning Game Board is a customizable game board for children and adults with cognitive and physical disabilities. This is a blank, magnetic, dry erase game board has four player positions – two that have been specially adapted with large activation buttons for choosing among the four play spaces in front of a player. For those who need to use their own switches, the board also has switch inputs at these two positions. The Learning Game Board is dry erase so it can be used over and over again f

Learning to Count to 100 Flannelboard Activity Set

Learning to Count to 100 Flannelboard Activity Set is a math activity for young children with Autism disorders designed to teach them counting, matching, and sorting concepts as well as patterning, visual discrimination, and language. It works well during circle times, games, songs and center activities. Recommended for ages 4 and up. Each fish design comes in 5 bright colors and 4 different sizes. Stick the fish, one fish at a time, inside the flannel board fish bowl.  

Learning Two Switch Step Scanning

Learning Two Switch Step Scanning - Program #553 is a software program designed to teach the single switch user the concept of two switch step scanning. It is designed for single switch cause & effect users that are ready to move to the next level. The program is comprised of 21 activities grouped into 7 lessons. The activities are in the form of fun filled graphical games where the lesson concepts are embedded. The activities are purely graphical and do not require any reading ability. The

Leckey Squiggle Ess-Early Sitting System

The Leckey Squiggles Early Sitting System (ESS) is a 3-in-1 sitting system designed to provide support in sitting for children up to 4 years and 40 pounds with mobility and physical disabilities. The Leckey Squiggles ESS encourages 3 different types of sitting: 1. Dynamic Sitting – providing support to the trunk that moves with user's movements (this is a side view); 2. Long Sitting – sitting with legs out straight, often used to help stretch out the hamstring muscles on the back of the legs; an

Led Fiber Optic Softie

The LED Fiber Optic Softie is a sensory integration product that allows the user to sit comfortably on a beanbag with fiber optics to hold, look at, touch and feel, creating a visual and tactical experience. It can be used to calm and relax or stimulate depending upon whether the Calming or Superactive Model is purchased.

Left Neglect Puzzles

These two sets of magnetic Left Neglect Puzzles are designed for people who are recovering from a head injury, who have “left neglect,” also known as Hemispatial neglect, in order to challenge them to see the other side of the puzzle and to solve it. Also serves to develop problem solving skills. Each puzzle has one side already completed. Each order comes with three puzzles. Puzzle packs come in butterfly/flower/leaf or face/house/peacock combinations. Magnets are easily cleaned.

Lessonpix

LessonPix is an online resource that allows parents, teachers and therapists to create various customized learning materials for children with communication, physical or motor disabilities. The database has over 20,000 pictures and over 500 templates. Users can upload or add their own clip art or photos to be used with custom materials. OPTIONS: Subscribers are able to access the sharing center or request a picture that is not in the database. COLOR: Multiple colors. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As sta

Lexan Half Lap Tray, Left (Model 16C012-1L) & Lexan Half Lap Tray, Right (Model 16C012-1R)

The Lexan Half Lap Tray is a lap tray is designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. This tray has an epoxy-coated-steel slide- on mounting bracket. A hinged system allows the clear, see-through tray section to fold completely over thus leveling it with the side of the wheelchair when not in use. No tools are required for attachment. Model 16C012-1R is for right-handed use and model 16C012-1L is for left-handed use. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 10 x 20 inches.

Liberator E-Tran Frame

The Liberator E-Tran Frame is a portable no-tech communication solution designed for use by individuals with limited communication secondary to vocal cord damage, swallowing difficulties, tracheotomy, stroke, multiple sclerosis (MS), motor neuron disease (MND), amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Rett syndrome, dyspraxia, Parkinson’s disease, or people with general communication difficulties. It is ideal for people who have reasonably good eye pointing skills. The frame is a rectangular sheet

Lighting Guide Kit With Better Vision Lamp

The Better Vision Lamp and large print booklet, What Teachers of Students with Visual Impairments Need to Know About Lighting is designed to provide teachers, administrators, parents, and practitioners the information needed to make decisions about lighting to make their student or child as productive and comfortable as possible. This short, easy-to-read book presents information, based upon the latest research, about light and its physical properties. It shows consumers how to judge what kind o

Lightweight Half Step

This Lightweight Half Step is designed for persons with limited lower body mobility or anyone with walking disabilities. It is for those who find going up or down steps challenging. The Lightweight Half Step is designed to reduce the step height for older and for disabled people. It can be used indoors or outdoors. Made from durable recycled heavy duty plastic. Stable in sunlight and freezing conditions. Top of step has a cross hatch design providing a textured, nonslip service. Can be leveled b

Lightweight Transport Chair

The Lightweight Transport Chair is an attendant-propelled transport wheelchair designed for use by individuals with mobility or lower extremity disabilities. FRAME(HxWxD): Open, the chair is 39 x 21 x 35 inches and folded it is 29 x 13 x 28 inches. This wheelchair has a lightweight folding aluminum frame in a choice of titanium or blue. SEAT(WxDxH): 16 x 15.5 x 19.5 inches. The back height is 19 inches. ARMRESTS: Included. BRAKES: Dual wheel locks. WHEELS: Four caster wheels. FOOTRESTS: Include

Liko Multirail

The Liko Mutirail is a powered overhead transfer lift designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility, neurological, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This lift can be moved between different rail systems, without the need of tools or it can be used for room-to-room transfers on different rail systems without requiring openings over doorways. It can also be used just as a standard overhead lift with the motor mounted directly under the rail. This unit is appro

Liko Scale

The Liko Scale is a scale attachment for transfer lifts designed for use with individuals with lower extemity, mobility, or severe physical disabilities, or lower extremity disabilities or lower extremity amputation. This electronic scale connects to the lift sling bar via a quick-disconnect mechanism. Features include a high visibility liquid crystal display (LCD) readout, and a variety of optional touchpad-accessible functions. CAPACITY: Up to 660 lbs.

Liko Universal Sling & Liko High Level Universal Sling

The Liko Universal Sling and the Liko Universal High Level Sling are transfer lift slings designed for use with individuals with severe physical or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. The Universal High Level sling is intended for situations in which there is difficulty achieving sufficient lifting height. Loop lengths are minimized and the sitting posture is somewhat more reclined than with the standard model. The Universal Sling provides support for the entire back. The individual’s a

Likorail

The LikoRail is an powered transfer lift designed for use with individuals with lower extremity, mobility, or severe physical disabilities, lower extremity amputation, or spinal cord injury. This lift can be mounted on the ceiling, wall, or portable overhead frame. OPTION: A variety of sling and lifting options are available. CAPACITY: Up to 550 lbs.

Limited Mobility Pistol Mount (Model LMPM)

The Limited Mobility Pistol Mount, model LMPM, is a pistol support designed for use by people with mobility or lower extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury who have limited hand or arm movement and strength and who use a wheelchair. A Limited Mobility Gun Mount, model LM100, and The Vacuum Trigger System, model TM100, are required with this device, but are not included (see separate entries). This device accommodates a variety of pistols, including auto loaders and double action revolvers,

Lipsync (Models L1, L2, L3, & L4)

Lipsync is a mouth operated mouse designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. A mouth-operated joystick enables the user to move the cursor, while sipping and puffing triggers clicking and right clicking. The unit has a compact design for mobile computing and requires no software or drivers. Features include a green LED to provide visual feedback for left click, a red LED to provide visual feedback for right click, cursor speed adju

Lj-A (Life Jacket-Adapted)

The Lj-A (Life Jacket-Adapted)is a personal floatation device designed for use by children and adults with physical disabilities. This latex-free swimming aid maintains the user in an upright position while keeping the head completely out of the water. CAPACITY: Models are available to accommodate users from 18 to 250 pounds. WARRANTY: Unconditional money-back guarantee

Lokomatnano

LokomatNano is a robotic gait training system designed for use by individuals with stroke, brain injury, cerebral palsy, spinal cord injury, or other mobility, neurological or walking disabilities. The system consists of a robotic gait orthosis that guides the user's legs on a treadmill according to a pre-programmed physiological gait pattern. The guidance can be individually adjusted to the user's abilities and can be reduced according to the user’s improvement. The Levi dynamic body weight sys

Lokomatpro (Versions 5 & 6)

LokomatPro, versions 5 and 6, are robotic gait training systems designed for use by individuals with stroke, brain injury, cerebral palsy, spinal cord injury, or other mobility, neurological or walking disabilities. The system consists of a robotic gait orthosis that guides the user's legs on a treadmill according to a pre-programmed physiological gait pattern. The guidance can be individually adjusted to the user's abilities and can be reduced according to the user’s improvement. A dynamic body

Lopes

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a lower-extremity powered exoskeleton to access motor skills and assist in teaching individuals with stroke how to walk again. Researchers at the Netherlands’ University of Twente have developed the LOwer-extremity Powered ExoSkeleton (LOPES), a robotic device to assess motor skills and assist in teaching individuals with stroke how to walk again. The newest version of LOPES allows for eight degrees of freedoms, which provides the legs b

Lower Level Functioning Tub Easy Pack

The Lower Level Functioning Tub Easy Pack is designed for individuals 13 years or older who require assistance in diverting disruptive behaviors or alleviating boredom by offering a variety of activities in one kit. It is designed for individuals who require minimal supervision. Each collection comes in a handy, stackable see-through storage container with lid. COLOR: Multiple colors. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Luxe Wardrobe Automation

The Luxe Wardrobe Automation closet conveyor system is a motorized clothes rack designed for individuals with mobility disabilities, arthritis, other physical disabilities, or seniors. This system brings clothing to the user with the push of a button or touch of a foot, at a height appropriate for the user. The system is available in the standard straight line conveyor (oval configuration) High-Low, L-shaped, U-shaped, or V-dip conveyor. Hand or foot controls are available and speeds are variab

Machine Washable Sheepskin Bed Pad

The Machine Washable Sheepskin Bed Pad is designed for use by individuals who are at risk for pressure sores/ulcers. This dense pile pad can be used in a bed or chair where the 30-millimeter pile aids in reducing pressure on pressure points. Sleep directly on the wool for maximum benefit. Elastic straps hold the pad in place, but can be cut off if they are not needed. DIMENSIONS: The pad is 24 X 36 inches.

Machine Washable Sheepskin Wheelchair Pad

The Machine Washable Sheepskin Wheelchair Pad is a decubitus pad designed for use by individuals at risk for pressure sores. Designed to cover the entire wheelchair (seat and back), it is made of dense pile to reduce pressure on pressure points. Elastic straps hold the Seat Pad firmly in place. DIMENSIONS: 18 X 36 inches.

Maddaguard Splash Guard

The MaddaGuard Splash Guard is a toilet seat deflector designed for use by men and boys with physical disabilities. Constructed of durable lightweight plastic, the splash guard is intended to direct urine flow down into the toilet. It can be washed with soap and water or soaked if necessary. The urine shield fits most regular and elevated toilet seats. COLOR: White.

Magi-Mouse

Magi-Mouse is a mouse emulator designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This wireless alternative input device replaces a standard mouse for computer cursor control or a pointer to navigate alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) boards. The device plugs into a USB or PS/2 port on any computer to begin mouse or pointer applications, with no additional software needed in order to utilize all of the features such as click

Magic Tap

Magic Tap is a spill proof automatic drink dispenser designed for use by individuals with limited grasping, strength and coordination in the arms and hands due to an illness or injury. It fits right over your milk jugs, juice bottles and containers, the silicone universal cap fits most tops. Magic Tap works like a straw sucking up the liquid and with the push of the tap out it comes. No more spilled overs from those heavy jugs. Keep it ready to use in your fridge or on the counter so your younge

Magical Mystery Switch (Model 1679)

The Magical Mystery Switch, model 1679, is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities. This switch operates in two different ways: Multicolored LED lights can be turned on to attract the user's attention and encourage him/her to touch the cloth ball in the center to activate the switch or, to encourage the user to explore independently, the lights can be left off. Once the ball is touched, the lights, vibration, a gentle breeze, and a conn

Mags Suspension Vest (Model 695 Shbd)

The MAGS Suspension Vest, model 695 SHBD, is a suspension ambulation aid designed for use in assisted walking, unweighting therapy, gait training, and stroke and spinal cord rehabilitation with people who have lower extremity, mobility or walking disabilities or spinal cord injury. Using a "Chinese finger trap" methodology, the vest grips the torso when upward force is applied, preventing the vest from sliding upward. Each of the vest's suspension straps can be adjusted independently, allowing f

Make Social Learning Stick!

Make Social Learning Stick! is a practical book designed for preschoolers with Autism to help them learn appropriate social skills. It can also help children with other cognitive or brain injury further their social skills. It provides teachers with over 185 activities that support social skills for preschool and elementary age students. This book offers a variety of social activities to use throughout the day to increase verbal and nonverbal language, listening skills, understanding hidden rule

Make Your Mark

Make Your Mark is a dry erase marker activity book that offers 13 floor plans of familiar places to assist adult clients with a neurological disability or a head injury with skills of information processing, spatial orientation, categorization, writing, and counting. Targets respective skill development. A separate therapist manual containing sets of questions created specifically for each floor plan is included. Adults make their mark directly onto the book. When finished, wipe the book clean a

Make-N-Take Adapted Puzzle

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Adding knobs to puzzle pieces provides an easy grip allowing the child to play with the puzzle independently.

Match It

MATCH IT -Program #601 is designed for individuals with cognitive, severe physical or upper extremity disabilities due to trauma, illness or developmental delays. It is designed for individuals with cognitive capabilities of 1 year and older. It is a colorful, 3D simulated matching program made up of 20 different matching activities covering shapes, colors, objects, animals, food, letters and numbers. Each matching activity has 3 objects to be matched. One at a time, the object to be matched mo

Maxess Switch Tray

Maxess Switch Tray is designed to hold switches or switch mounts firmly in place. It can be used for individual use or in assessment situations, where a range of secure switch positions need to be tried. The Maxess Switch is designed for use by an individual with limited upper extremity mobility and strength. SIZES: Available in 3 sizes (please refer to dimensions for sizing). DIMENSIONS: 540 millimeters x 290 millimeters, 350 millimeters x 350 millimeters, 240 millimeters x 360 millimeters. CO

Mccarron Assessment Of Neuromuscular Development (Model S104)

The McCarron Assessmnet of Neuromuscular Development (MAND), model S104, is a motor skills evaluation system designed for use by individuals with balance, fine motor, grasping, neurological, or walking disabilies. The system includes a test manual, one package of MAND-VI Score Forms, a hand dynamometer, a stopwatch-timer, a walking line, and other components for measuring fine and gross motor functions. OPTIONS: Tactile Strip for MAND Walking Line (model X132) to enable individuals who are blind

Mcm 1.0

MCM 1.0 is a mounting device designed for individuals with limited mobility in their arms due to neurological impairments such as cerebral palsy, stroke or traumatic brain injuries. The MCM1.0 allows users to mount control devices such as buttons or joysticks on either side of the headrests of wheelchairs or other locations. A round frame clamp is not included. Button adapter sold separately.

Mcm 1.0 Qs

MCM 1.0 QS is designed to aid in mounting and positioning switches on wheelchairs and workstations for individuals with limited fine motor or upper extremity disabilities due to spinal cord injuries or neurological impairments such as cerebral palsy, stroke or traumatic brain injuries. The Quickshift (QS) version has “ratchet-style“ handles at its joints to quickly adjust its position without the use of tools. A round frame clamp is included. Button adapter sold separately. COLOR: Black. WARRAN

Mcm 2.0

MCM 2.0 is designed to aid in mounting and positioning buttons or joysticks on both sides of the headrests of wheelchairs for individuals with limited fine motor or upper extremity disabilities due to spinal cord injuries or neurological impairments such as cerebral palsy, stroke or traumatic brain injuries. COLOR: Black. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Med-Time Automatic Pill Dispenser

Med-Time Automatic Pill Dispenser is an audible medication reminder designed for use by individuals who have memory or cognitive disabilities, or who are blind or have low vision. The unit has two trays with 28 compartments each that hold pills of various shapes and sizes, and it can be programmed to remind and dispense medications and vitamins from one to four times daily. When the alarm sounds, the trays rotate into position and make the appropriate pills available. Tilting the tray dispenses

Medscope Medical Alert System

The Medscope Personal Emergency Response System is an emergency alert system designed for use by individuals with mobility, severe physical, or balance disabilities, or who are at risk for medical emergencies. The system comprises a transmitter and a base unit. When activated, the transmitter causes the base unit to contact a monitoring center. Wristband and pendant-style transmitters which activate at the press of a button are available. Also available are adapted and custom transmitters, which

Megabee

MegaBee™ is a writing tablet designed for use by individuals with traumatic brain injury, stroke, motor-loss, multiple sclerosis (MS), motor neuron disease (MND), amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), cerebral palsy and those who are not able to write legibly. The tablet uses eye movement and blinking as the method to select letters or phrases, which are then displayed on its screen. MegaBee™ is fully portable and can be used for individuals with limited mobility and residents of a home care fac

Melody Express (Model 8007)

The Melody Express, model 8007, is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities. This musical train set invites children to play composer and conductor at the same time. When the colorful music-note tiles are snapped into the track slots and a connected capability switch (required but not included), the train goes around the track playing tunes. Seven popular children's songs and the C-scale are included. POWER: Uses 4 double-A batterie

Mem-X

MEM-X is a cognitive aid designed for use by individuals with cognitive dysfunction brought on by dementia, the early stages of Alzheimer's disease or stroke. The device is programmed by the caregiver using only the internal numeric keyboard. Date, time, repetition, and recorded message are set and reviewed from here. At the predetermined time, the device sounds a caregiver-selectable alarm. When the alarm sounds, the user, who wears the device on a lanyard, presses the large blue button and the

Memory Phone

The Memory Phone is a large button telephone designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's Disease, brain injury, or cognitive or fine motor disabilities. In addition to having a standard keypad with large numbers, this phone features eight programmable picture frames at the top. Pressing the photograph placed in a frame causes the phone to dial the corresponding phone number. A ninth frame can be used to dial 911 or other emergency number. Other features include adjustable receiver amplifica

Merry Stand By Me

The Merry Stand By Me is a standing aid designed for use by individuals with neurological, mobility, or lower extremity disabilities. This device enables a person who uses a wheelchair to pull the wheelchair into the stationary framework, lock the brakes on the wheelchair and then practice sit to stand within the framework. The device is designed to assist in returning to functional mobility. Made of 16- gauge steel, the unit has a powder-coated enamel finish. The bottom gripped base is designe

Meville To Weville

MEville to WEville, is designed for use by students with learning, communication, cognitive, or reading disabilities. This curriculum systematically integrates reading, writing, speaking, augmentative communication, and listening for elementary students with disabilities in the moderate to severe range. It was developed to build a classroom community that promotes a sense of belonging. Each unit offers students a new and different perspective on themselves, their families and their school. In Un

Mickey's Race Track (Model 8012)

Mickey’s Race Track, model 8012, is a switch- activated toy car designed for use by children with severe physical, mobility, or upper extremity disabilities. In this toy, Mickey Mouse drives a car around a track. When a capability switch (not included) is activated, Mickey moves his head and arms, talks, and counts. When the car is moving forward, Mickey counts from one to twenty. Turn the car around and he counts backwards. POWER: Car uses 3 double-A batteries; track uses 4 double-A batteries.

Microwave Grips

These Microwave Grips, by Pampered Chef®, are designed for persons with disabilities that affect an individual’s ability to securely transfer hot or warm dishes from the microwave to the kitchen counter, kitchen table, or to a serving tray, etc. Made of heat resistant silicone. Raised ridges and bumps are designed to give the user a secure, comfortable hold. One order includes one set of two.

Milbat Keyboard Guard

The Keyboard Guard is custom keyboard designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. Available with or without a USB connector, the keyboard is contained in a metal tray to protect it from impact.

Milbat Memory Game

The Milbat Memory Game is a perception game designed for use by children with cognitive or neurological disabilities. Made of wood and Plexiglas, the game requires players to draw metal balls through the maze with a magnet to place the balls in the holes according to the pattern on the included cards. OPTIONS: Hand strap for the magnet.

Milk Jug Ball Catcher

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: 1. Allow individuals with limited bilateral hand coordination to participate in ball catching activity.

Milk Jug Holder

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: The Milk Jug Crayon/Marker Holder is a clever way to modify writing utensils for individuals who have fine motor and grasping difficulties hold and use a crayon/marker. It can also be used to hold drum sticks, scarves or ribbons (for play during music class), glue sticks, or paint brushes. MATERIALS USED: Plastic milk jug (1/2 gallon for crayons, 1 gallon for markers), 1” piece Hook (hard) sticky back Velcro, 1” piece Loop (soft) sticky back Velcro

Mini Alligator Tongs

These Mini Alligator Tongs are designed to help build fine motor and to improve grasping abilities or pre-scissor skills. With build-in finger grips.

Mini Play Cube

The Mini Play Cube is a sensory busy box designed to provide children with sensory, cognitive, or neurological disabilities with sensory stimulation. This purposeful-play toy helps children learn counting, encourages cooperative play, and reinforces color recognition and hand/eye coordination skills. The unit includes a mini bead roller coaster, a pathfinder, a magnetic circle, a ziggidy zag racer, and a counting abacus. The cube is made of wood with metal attachments. DIMENSIONS(HxLxW): 24 x 12

Mini Wood Grocery Products (Model G316)

Mini Wood Grocery Products, model G316, is an independent living skills tutorial and educational toy for children and adults with cognitive disabilities. The Grocery Products depict items of personal care and food commonly found in a grocery store, including ketchup, soap, paper towels, cookies, bread, butter, toothpaste, apple juice, BandAids, cereal, milk and cheese. The play items provide opportunities to learn about personal care and nutrition, shopping and independent living needs, by playi

Mini-Gumball Switch

The Mini-Gumball Switch is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. Intended for users who can access a smaller target area, this switch has a detachable mounting base with three holes and provides audible and tactile feedback. DIMENSIONS: The activation surface is 1.25 inches, the base is 2 inches, and the switch is 0.5-inch high. COLOR: Available in blue, red, green, yellow, or purple.

Minnesota Manual Dexterity Test & Complete Minnesota Manual Dexterity Test

The Minnesota Manual Dexterity Test is an assessment evaluation test designed for use with individuals with fine motor or neurological disabilities. This standardized test measures eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity of the arm and hand for manipulative work. The testing procedure requires unilateral and bilateral movements while utilizing a broad range of shoulder motion. The Minnesota Manual Dexterity Test incorporates two test batteries—Placing and turning—while the Complete Minnesota

Mjm Tilt-N-Space Shower Chair (Model 193-Tis & 193-Tis-Sq-Pail)

The MJM Tilt-N-Space Shower Chair is a caster shower commode designed for use by individuals with mobility, balance, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. These chairs have coated PVC plastic frames and feature dual drop arms that secure with safety straps, a deluxe elongated open-front soft seat, a push bar, a footrest platform, and heavy-duty threaded casters. The backrest and legrest are covered in water-resistant vinyl mesh upholstery. The chair offers seven different positions

Mobile Base For Sleep System

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide mobility for a Dreama Sleep System used by a child with leukodystrophy and severe scoliosis. For comfort and to slow the development of the scoliosis, the child spends most of his time lying on his side. However, doing so in the bed meant he was isolated from household activities. To make the bed mobile, a frame was constructed of square tubular steel with a plywood base attached to the underside. Attaching the base to the underside of the frame enabled th

Mobile Music Touch

-- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a vibrating glove device that assists individuals with spinal cord injury (SCI) learn to play the piano. Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have seen an improvement in sensation and movement in the hands of people with paralyzing SCI after wearing a glove that helps them learn to play piano. The Mobile Music Touch (MMT) is a glove that helps people with SCI learn to play different songs by vibrating the wearer’s fingers to

Moderate Level Functioning Tub Easy Pack

The Moderate Level Functioning Tub Easy Pack is designed for individuals 8 years or older who require assistance in diverting disruptive behaviors or alleviating boredom by offering a variety of activities in one kit. It is designed for individuals who require minimal supervision. Each collection comes in a handy, stackable see-through storage container with lid. COLOR: Multiple colors. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Modified Walker

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adaptation of a walker for a 21-year-old woman who sustained a traumatic brain injury at a young age. The woman has difficulty in coordinating her muscles and has significant spasticity in her movements. She worked with her physical therapist and tried several types of walkers but the all were difficult to use because she leaned onto the walker for support which then moved away from her, putting her at risk of falling. Additionall

Money Equivalence Puzzles (Dollar)

Money Equivalence Puzzles (Dollars) is designed for students in grades 1-3 with cognitive and learning disabilities learning to identify money. With these self-correcting puzzles, students will get plenty of practice counting dollar bills. Each set features two levels of play on 24 reversible puzzles. Plus with no written words, these games are perfect for non-readers or ESL/ELL students. Dollar Puzzles provide pictorial examples of equivalent dollar combinations with emphasis on small bills. Ma

Monomano Cycling Control System

The MonoMano Cycling Control System are adapted tricycle handlebars intended for upper extremity amputees and others who have the use of only one hand, including stroke survivors and people with brain injury or arthritis. This handlebar is can be attached to any recumbent trike with a U-shaped handlebar that has a horizontal support beam. It attaches to the tricycle handlebar's horizontal support and extends back toward the trike's seat. The design enables a person to steer the tricycle comforta

Monomano Cycling System

The MonoMano Cycling System is a leg-propelled adult tricycle with adapted tricycle handlebars intended for upper extremity amputees and others who have the use of only one hand, including stroke survivors and people with brain injury or arthritis. This system includes a Sun Bicycles EZ-3 recumbent tricycle with the MonoMano Handlebar (see separate entry) attached to the horizontal support beam in the center of the trike's standard U-shaped handlebar. The design of the MonoMano Handlebar enables

Monty 3D Eye Hd

Monty 3D Eye HD is designed for use by individuals who have limited mobility of their arms and hands and use eye controlled movements to access AAC devices or touch tablets. This mounting system is designed to support any device weighing 2 kilograms/4 pounds. Every joint is equipped with a lever. No tools are needed for adjustment. CAPACITY: 2 kilograms/4 pounds. COLOR: Silver and Black. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Moon Switch

The Moon Switch is a round switch designed for use by individuals with limited upper extremity mobility and coordination as a result of neurological involvement, traumatic brain injury or spinal cord injury.  It has a 2 5/8" colored target area.  It is a sensitive switch requiring only a few grams of pressure to activate.  There is a clicking sound to signal activation. There are mounting options on the base of the Moon Switch.

Moozi Wheelchair Joystick

Moozi Wheelchair Joystick is designed for individuals with neurological, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities to operate a power wheelchair with compatible controls or with adaptors. It can control a range of other equipment including a computer mouse and programs. The Moozi can be positioned on a tray or table, using Velcro or a non-slip mat. It has a smooth, light sliding action (190g force). It has a low profile that allows the hand to rest in a natural position. Moozi is also su

Mother's 3Rd Arm With Pillow Switch

Mother’s Third Arm with Pillow Switch is an adjustable arm with a switch attachment that can be used by children and adults with limited arm strength and mobility. The Mother’s Third Arm can be clapped to any surface up to 2½ inches thick while the Pillow Switch can be adjusted to accommodate the user’s needs. It can be attached to wheelchairs, tabletops, strollers or chairs.

Motion Detector With Remote Alarm

The Motion Detector with Remote Alarm is a wandering patient system designed for use with individuals with Alzheimer's disease, dementia, brain injury, or cognitive disabilities. The system consists of a motion detector and a receiver with a chime alarm. The detector can be placed where needed (e.g., in the bedroom to alert to a person leaving the bed, near stairs, near an exit door, at the kitchen door) to detect wandering or potentially harmful movement. It has detection settings for a wide o

Motivaid

MotivAid is an environmental control system designed for use by individuals with mobility, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities,blindness or low vision, or spinal cord injury. This personal-computer-based system facilitates phone and email communication and control of the home. Using wireless voice recognition, a touchscreen, auditory scanning, or other controls, users can make and answer phone calls; send or receive email; manage an appointments calendar; access news, weather and ot

Motor Free Visual Perceptual Test, Vertical (Mvpt-V)

The Motor Free Visual Perceptual Test, Vertical (MVPT-V) is an assessment evaluation test designed for use with adults with stroke or brain injury. Adapted from the original MVPT, this test assesses visual perception, presenting stimuli vertically at the visual midline. This provides accurate assessment of perceptual abilities in adults who may have hemified visual neglect (HVN). Raw scores are converted to standardized scores and norm tables are presented for adults with or without a history

Mountee (Models Mt12 & Mt14)

The Mountee is a child's tilt-in-space wheelchair designed for use with children with mobility, neurological, or severe physical disabilities. FRAME(LxWxH): Open, model MT12 is 19 x 16 x 22 inches; folded it is 20.5 x 17.5 x 9 inches. Open, model MT14 is 21 x 18.5 x 24 inches. The folding, tilt-in-space frame offers 5 to 45 degrees of tilt from the vertical. Push handles are standard. A crah-tested transit frame is available on both models. SEAT(WxD): Model MT12 is 8 to 12 x 11 to 15 inches. Mod

Mouse House

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To provide an opportunity for individuals with upper extremity and fine motor disabilities activate and maneuver a computer mouse. MATERIALS USED: 1 small but chubby notebook or photo album (The photo albums with rings designed to hold a single 4"x6" picture on each page works well), Two soft sponges, Double-sided carpet tape, Stick of hot glue, Stick Tack or other putty that is used to hold pictures on a wall, 8" fuzzy adhesive-backed Velcro, 1" ho

Mouthstick Holder

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable an individual with multiple sclerosis to have the mouth piece of the mouthstick near her mouth for ready access. The holder had to be adjustable, yet not impede access into or out of the user's wheelchair. A swivel joint from a "third hand" (two alligator clips and a magnifying lens mounted on a swivel base for use in soldering and the like) was welded to a thin-walled piece of pipe that matched the outside diameter of wheelchair rail. The thin-walled

Move On

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a temporary training device that assists patients who have experienced a stroke to recover faster and overcome fine and gross motor disabilities. The neuroelectric signals of some stroke victims are too low for complete muscle contraction. Move On is an exoskeletal orthosis that is strapped to a person's leg, hip and lower torso. The device senses adynamic muscle signals and translates them into a desired movement. It can also help a pe

Movemaster Patient Mover

The MoverMaster Patient Mover is a transfer aid designed for use by individuals with mobility, lower extremity, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This device is manufactured with silver ion antimicrobial built in for the life of the board. It features anti-pinch hand holes, anti-static inhibitors, and an ergonomic design. The unit is made from high-density stress-relieved polyethylene and is x- ray translucent. Model 2018 is a stretcher model and model 2022 is a hospital mod

Movie Star Biball

The Movie Star BibAll is a bib designed for use by children and adults with eating, swallowing, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities. This reversible bib has a soft French terry front and a lightweight backing coated in 100 percent rip-stop nylon. This bib is silk screened with an overblouse with a spread-collar V-neck, a decorated underblouse V-neck insert, and a faux belt. Machine washable and dryable, the bib has Velcro closure and comes with a carrying and storage bag. DIMENSIONS

Mulholland Rocket Stander

The Mulholland Rocket Stander is a prone/supine/upright stander for preschool children with neurological and physical disabilities weighing up to 50 lbs. The stander is designed to promote eye contact during peer interaction. It has a quick-folding frame for storage. With its standard features, the stander offers support for children with mild to more severe levels of physical disability. Adjustments can be made to the chest, hip, knee and foot supports to accommodate children of varying sizes a

Multi Matrix Game

Multi Matrix Game is designed for use by therapists, teachers and parents working with children and adults to enhance brain development in the areas of spatial processing, reading, pattern recognition, working memory, cognitive endurance, visual scanning and visual fatigue, upper extremity midrange control and fine motor skills, bilateral integration, midline crossing and sensory integration. Developed by Dr. Carl Hiller an optometrist, this package contains 25 colored patterned dice, 25 white n

Multipurpose Beauty Grip

This Multipurpose Beauty grip is designed for use by individuals with limited fine motor skills or grasping due to arthritis or stroke. It is a versatile piece of personal grooming equipment that offers the user a range of different functionalities. The soft rubber handle has been designed to fit comfortably in the hand and is ideal for those with limited mobility or grasping difficulties. The Multipurpose Beauty Grip can primarily be used as a nail file but when turned over to its wider end it

Music & Light Caterpillar

The Music & Light Caterpillar, model 1207, is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. Activating a connected capability switch (not included) or pressing the button on the caterpillar's back causes the caterpillar to play 16 different children's songs while four colored lights flash in time to the music. POWER: Uses 2 double-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 10.5 x 3 x 5 inches.

Music Machine (Model 703)

The Music Machine is a switch adapted musical instrument designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities. Attach a percussion instrument (not included) and activate a connected capability switch (not included) and it beats to any preset rhythm. The speed is adjustable. POWER: Uses 8 double-A batteries. OPTIONS: Instrument set with cluster bells, maracas, and a jingle stick. DIMENSIONS: 9 x 6.5 x 4 1/8 inches.

Musical Twinkle Mirror

The Musical Twinkle Mirror, model 658, is a sensory busy box designed for use by children with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. Activate a connected capability switch (not included) or roll the attached roller for music, sounds, and dancing lights. A mirror lets children see themselves. The two hanging toys provide great tactile fun. A stand is included. POWER: Uses 3 double-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 12 x 2.5 x 10 inches.

MusicGlove

MusicGlove is a rehabilitation device designed to help improve hand function for people with reduced hand movement ability. It senses finger movement and requires the user to practice functional grips in order to play a therapy-oriented music game. MusicGlove is intended for individuals who have experienced a stroke or for those with spinal cord injury, cerebral palsy, traumatic brain injury, developmental disability, or neurologic and muscular injury.

Mv-1000

The MV-1000 is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with communication or speech disabilities, including autism, cerebral palsy, developmental delays, and traumatic head injuries. Available as software only for use on existing hand-held devices running the Palm operating system or pre-loaded on a Palm Tungsten E2, it offers hundreds of pictures to help facilitate communication with male and female voice choices. This customizable system can be set to match the user's p

My House: Language Activities Of Daily Living

My House is an independent living skills and language tutorial software program designed to encourage discovery, learning, and communication about the objects of daily living for students with developmental, physical, or language learning disabilities or those with autism, traumatic brain injury, or aphasia. The program is designed to enhance functional language skills, increase understanding of objects and their functions or descriptions, and build independence as students identify objects by n

My School: Language Activities Of Daily Living

My School: Language Activities of Daily Living is an independent living skills and language tutorial software program designed to encourage discovery, learning, and communication about the objects of daily living for students with developmental, physical, or language learning disabilities or those with autism, traumatic brain injury or aphasia. The program is designed to enhance functional language skills, increase understanding of objects and their functions or descriptions, and build independe

My Town: Language Activities Of Daily Living

My Town: Language Activites of Daily Activity is an independent living skills and language tutorial software program designed to encourage discovery, learning, and communication about the objects of daily living for students with developmental, physical, or language learning disabilities or those with autism, traumatic brain injury, or aphasia. The program is designed to enhance functional language skills, increase understanding of objects and their functions or descriptions, and build independe

Mycestro

The Mycestro is a wireless mouse emulator designed for use by people with neurological, upper extremity, fine motor or grasping disabilities, cerebral palsy, or stroke or brain injury. The Mycestro can be worn on a finger. Its sensors match the movement of the cursor on the screen to the movement of the user's hand. The Mycestro also has a touch-sensitive panel that the user touches with the thumb to click the mouse. The panel is broken into segments that can be controlled through the applicatio

Mygrofarm Classic

The myGroFarm Classic is a raised bed container gardening system designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities, arthritis, or spinal cord injury. This unit can be used indoors or outdoors to grow tomatoes, peppers, strawberries, salads, herbs, or flowers. The myGroFarm Classic can be used for soil or hydroponic gardening, and it accommodates a reservoir under the myGroBase for indoor gardening. The set includes a garden table container and stand. OPTIONS: Upgrade

Name Recognition And Writing Activity

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To assist children with cognitive, learning, severe physical, or neurological disabilities with letter and name recognition and fine motor development. Large paper keybpards are created. Students locate and touch the beginning letters of their names and practice writing their names. MATERIALS: Paper. TOOLS: Pen or marker. SKILLS REQUIRED: Drawing and lettering. AUTHOR: Robinson, B. TITLE: Assistive Technology Ideas that Work. WEB SITE: cenmi.org/mits/downloads/

Ne-At Seat

The NE-AT Seat is a modular seating system of comfortable and supportive positioning pads designed for use in wheelchairs. Although each piece is available and can be used independently, the full NE-AT Seat comprises the NE-AT Seat, NE-AT Back, and NE-AT Headrest and is designed to fit into any mobility aid. The reusable and reshapable positioning pads are constructed of thick rubber bonded to nylon and filled with Styrofoam beads. This not only creates an airtight bladder, but adds cushionin

Neasy Swing Away Aug Com Mounting System

The NEasy Aug Com Swing Away Mounting System is a wheelchair mounting kit for communicators or lapboard mounting hardware designed fo use by individuals who use wheelchairs. This compact, heavy-duty modular mounting system for small to large devices or trays can be released and swung away by the user with only one or two pounds of pressure. Each swing away joint automatically locks into position with a stainless steel, spring-loaded pin at 0 degrees, 90 degrees (optional), and 180 degrees (optio

Neater Snacker

The Neater Snacker is designed to promote independence for those with cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, motor neuron disease, head injuries, spinal injuries, rheumatoid arthritis, muscular dystrophies, limb amputations, ataxia, strokes, and Parkinson’s disease, which impact upper extremity strength and coordination during meals. It is a device to support and position food for eating. The Neater Snacker is comprised of a long arm with fold away clamp to attach the device to table or other furn

Ness H200 Hand Rehabilitation System

The NESS H200 Hand Rehabilitation System is a neuromuscular stimulator designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities associated with brain injury, stroke, spinal cord injury, or other neurological injuries. This system uses mild electrical stimulation to improve arm function and help the user get the most out of therapy while reducing complications such as muscle spasms. The system's two main parts are an orthosis that wraps around the user's forearm and wrist, and a connecte

Ness L300 Foot Drop System

The NESS L300 Foot Drop System is a functional electrical stimulation (FES) system designed for use by individuals with stroke, traumatic brain injury (TBI), multiple sclerosis (MS), or spinal cord injury (SCI). This wireless system uses mild stimulation to lift the foot to help the user walk more safely and easily. The lightweight unit fits just below the user's knee and can be put on and taken off with one hand.

Neuroeducator Electromyography (Emg) Biofeedback System

The NeuroEDUCATOR Electromyography (EMG) Biofeedback System is an EMG feedback unit designed for use by individuals with stroke, head trauma, spinal cord injury, cerebral palsy, or other neuromuscular disorders. The unit can be used in neuromuscular therapy aimed at returning or improving voluntary muscle control. Through visual and audio feedback, the patient learns how to reproduce, maintain, and control EMG responses to improve muscle function.

Neuropedic Hi-Lo Split Frame Rehabilitation Bed & Neuropedic Hi-Lo 400 Split Frame Rehabilitation Bed

The Neuropedic Hi-Lo Split Frame Rehabilitation Bed and the Neuropedic Hi-Lo 400 Split Frame Rehabilitation Bed are motorized beds designed for use by individuals with physical, respiratory, circulatory, or digestive disabilities. Both models feature split-frame construction, are made of heavy-duty steel, and are equipped with Neuropedic’s patented Multi-Density Mattress with a fluid-proof cover. Standard features include six-way function, decorative headboard and footboard, and half side rails.

Nexgen Encased Linear Switch

The nexGen Encased Linear Switch is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with severe physical, neurological, or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This momentary-contact, press-at-any-point linear switch is encased in a rugged Lexan housing to withstand being kicked, hit, or kneed to operate. DIMENSIONS: Available in standard lengths up to 72 inches. OPTIONS: Custom color, graphics, and labels. COLOR: The housing is clear.

NOVA chat 10

NOVA chat 10 is designed for use by individuals who are not able to use their natural voice to communicate as a result of stroke, cerebral palsy and neuro-genetic disorders that impact speech.  It offers the Chat software on an Android platform.  NOVA chat 10 is portable and offers an10.1 inch display.  Some of the features include switch scanning, Social Chat, and IVONA speech synthesize.  A variety of vocabulary configurations provides options for each individual that uses our "Chat" systems.

NOVA chat 12

NOVA chat 12 is designed for use by individuals who are not able to use their natural voice to communicate as a result of stroke, cerebral palsy and neuro-genetic disorders that impact speech.  It offers the Chat software on an Android platform.  NOVA chat 12 is portable and offers a  12.2 inch display.  Some of the features include switch scanning, Social Chat, and IVONA speech synthesize.  A variety of vocabulary configurations provides options for each individual that uses our "Chat" systems.

NOVA Chat 5

NOVA chat 5 is designed for use by individuals who are not able to use their natural voice to communicate as a result of stroke, cerebral palsy and neuro-genetic disorders that impact speech.  Features include multiple position capabilities, switch scanning, Social Chat, IVONA speech synthesizer, and many other Chat features.  A variety of vocabulary configurations provides options for each individual that uses our "Chat" systems. NOVA chat includes thousands of SymbolStix™ symbols, and PCS™ sym

NOVA Chat 5

NOVA chat 5 is designed for use by individuals who are not able to use their natural voice to communicate as a result of stroke, cerebral palsy and neuro-genetic disorders that impact speech.  Features include multiple position capabilities, switch scanning, Social Chat, IVONA speech synthesizer, and many other Chat features.  A variety of vocabulary configurations provides options for each individual that uses our "Chat" systems. NOVA chat includes thousands of SymbolStix™ symbols, and PCS™ sym

NOVA chat 8

NOVA chat 8 is designed for use by individuals who are not able to use their natural voice to communicate as a result of stroke, cerebral palsy and neuro-genetic disorders that impact speech.  It offers the Chat software on an Android platform.  NOVA chat 8 is portable and offers an 8 inch display.  Some of the features include switch scanning, Social Chat, and IVONA speech synthesize.  A variety of vocabulary configurations provides options for each individual that uses our "Chat" systems. NOVA

O Frame By Smirtwaite

The O Frame by Smirthwaite is an indoor free standing suspension system for use with a variety of Smirtwaite sensory swings and bolsters. Made from tubular steel it can handle a capacity of 300 kilograms (661 pounds). The O Frame can be secured to the floor for extra stability. OPTIONS: The O Frame can be used with Smirtwaite’s Hug ‘n” Hold Bolster, Activity Bolster, Flexi Bolster, Swing Bolster and Swing Platform. SIZES: 1 size available. CAPACITY: 300 kilograms (661 pounds). COLOR: Red, yellow

Oak Dayclock With Time

The Oak DayClock with Time is a day clock designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease or memory or cognitive disabilities. This round clock features an outer ring that functions as a standard wall clock and an inner circle that is divided into seven sections labeled with the day of the week. The line dividing each of the segments represents midnight, and the midway point of each day, noon, is represented by a small notch in the middle of each day. The single day hand makes one full

Officemate

OfficeMate is a switch adapted Bluetooth device designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, fine motor, or severe physical disabilities. This device is a switch adapted multipoint Bluetooth headset that allows the user to switch between cell phone and computer use with a single headset. The unit is adapted with a 1/8-inch audio mono jack on a wire lead for use with standard ability switch or wheelchair ECU port. DIMENSIONS: The wire lead is 12 inches long.

Omoby

oMoby is an object identification program designed for use by individuals with low vision or memory or cognitive disabilities. This application (or app) allows a person to use their Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to identify an item. The user launches the app and takes a picture of the object to be identified. The app will search the web through IQ Engines search engine for images and other information that are related to the object. It the search engine cannot find an accurate match, the quer

One Hand Camera

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable an individual who has had a stroke and lost use of one arm to operate the zoom lens of a camera while holding the camera in position to look through the viewfinder. The solution was to make a nylon gear with serrations that match those on the zoom lens, and two ball bearings to enable it to move freely. This is held in position against the zoom by a brass plate formed to clear the camera’s other functions and fixed to the tripod mount on the bottom of the ca

One Lump Or Two?

One Lump or Two is designed is designed for use by children working on improving their fine motor skills as a result of Down’s syndrome, stroke, and cerebral palsy.  While planning a tea party, players get to organize, problem solve and work on fine-motor-skill building.   Players make invitations, placemats, and party favors as well as prepare simple treats.   Activities in this book are designed to enhance eye-hand coordination, sense of perception, and more.  

One, Two, Tie My Shoe

One, Two, Tie My Shoe is a lacing shoe set designed for use by individuals with fine motor, neurological, cognitive, or upper extremity disabilities. This set includes four chunky, jumbo-sized, soft foam lacing shoes, and four giant plush laces.

Oral Sensory & Motor Treatment Exercise Kit

The Oral Sensory & Motor Treatment Exercise Kit is an exercise plan program designed for use by speech therapists who work with children or adults with communication, neurological, speech, or swallowing disabilities, stroke, brain injury, cleft palate, cancer of the head or neck, tongue thrusts, or vocal resonance disorders. The therapist can use this kit to design an individualized clinic, school, or home treatment program. The kit contains 240 professionally-illustrated exercises, includin

Oralflo Pill Swallowing Cup

The Oralflo Pill Swallowing Cup is a cup with pill holder designed for use by children (ages four and up) and adults with autism, stroke, dysphagia, Down Syndrome Alzheimer's disease, arthritis, visual impairments or who otherwise have difficulty swallowing pills. This cup is designed to allow the natural swallow reflex to ingest medications. The Oralflo cup's snap-on lid has a specially designed ribbed spout. Users simply place the pill inside the spout and tip the cup back, drinking as they no

Orca Bath Lift

Orca Bath Lift is designed for individuals with limited mobility due to arthritis, stroke or generalized weakness while trying to maneuver in and out of the bathtub. The Aquatec Orca bath lift is that has been designed to offer comfort and safety to those who require support and reassurance while bathing. The ORCA’s design incorporates increased legroom, ease of disassembly and an ergonomic, buoyant hand control that contains the lightweight battery. The emphasis on ergonomic design allows the O

Ormesa New Novus Stroller

Ormesa New Novus Stroller is a manual wheelchair designed for children and young adults with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury requiring minimal to moderate positioning needs. The Ormesa New Novus Stroller can be folded for transportation and can be customized for the user’s specific needs. It comes with removable/washable, latex-free and fire resistant fabric. Large rear wheels enable it to easily travel over rough terrain.

Ormesa School Table

Ormesa School Table is an adjustable table that can be used in home and school environments. The Ormesa comes in three different sizes and is adjustable in height and in angle to accommodate many different adaptive seating products. The tabletop is washable and contains book, pen and pencil supports for when the table is angled. The frame is tubular chromium-plated with the base painted blue. SIZES: 2, 3 and 4. DIMENSIONS: Size 2: Floor to Table Top Height 16-22.8" (41-58 cm), Table Tilt Angle 0

Otter Bath Seat (Models Ot 1000, Ot 2000, & Ot 3000)

The Otter Bath Seat is a child's bath seat designed for use by children with severe physical, neurological, balance, or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. This seat fits all standard tubs, has a folding plastic frame and is upholstered with removable, machine-washable mesh fabric, and includes two adjustable positioning belts and width- and height-adjustable head cushions. Leg straps control abduction and adduction. The seat and back are angle-adjustable and have five angle adjustments

Out / Stander (Models Os 1000 & Os 2000)

The Out/Stander is a prone, upright, and supine stander designed for use by children with lower extremity, neurological, or walking disabilities. The stander enables standing in all three positions, and offers a choice full-body anterior and posterior supports. The stander can also be positioned horizontally to facilitate transfers. Features include a central post with tilt mechanism with a ratchet handle and pin for secure angle adjustments; foot restraint and heel cups with lateral and front-t

Pacesaver Scout Boss 6 & 6.75

The PaceSaver Scout BOSS 6 and 6.75 are heavy-duty powered wheelchairs designed for indoor and outdoor use by large adults with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. FRAME (LxWxH): 48 x 28. x 42 to 44 inches. The turning radius is 27 inches, and the ground clearance is 3 inches. These chairs disassemble for transport. Both chairs feature a heavy-duty steel frame with independent coil-spring suspension and includes height-adjustable, rigid front anti-tippe

Pacesaver Scout Boss 6Ns

The PaceSaver Scout BOSS 6NS is a heavy-duty powered wheelchair designed for indoor and outdoor use by large adults with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. FRAME (LxWxH): 48 x 28.5 x 42 to 44 inches. The turning radius is 27 inches, and the ground clearance is 3 inches. The chair disassembles for transport. This chair features a heavy-duty steel frame with independent coil-spring suspension and includes height-adjustable, rigid front anti-tippers; Stan

Paddle Pong

Paddle Pong is a two player classic arcade style game designed specifically for individuals with special needs. The players can use the program with a variety of input devices simultaneously to move their respective paddles. For example, both players can use switches, or one player can use switches while the other player can use a mouse, touch window or the keyboard. For switch users, two switches are used for each player, one to move the paddle up and the other to move it down.

Palm Grip Contracture Cushion (Model Vm0080)

The Palm Grip Contracture Cushion, model VM-0080, is a finger and hand exerciser designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or neurological disabilities, stroke or spinal cord injury. The grip cushion is designed to exercise the hand or help stop finger contractures. This Latex-free cushion is gently secured with a elastic band.

Panda Switch (Model 9032)

The Panda Switch, model 9032, is a touch switch designed for use by children with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. The switch is designed to fit a child’s hand and pessing on either of the panda’s ears will activate a connected device. DIMENSIONS(LxW): 3.5 x 2 inches.

Papootouch+

The PapooTouch+ is a handheld direct selection, scanning and symbolic communicator designed for use with one or two switches (not included). The PapooTouch Plus is intended for use by people with communication and speech disabilities who also have fine motor, neurological, upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or other conditions, such as cerebral palsy, brain injury, stroke or multiple sclerosis, that may affect one's ability to hold the device and operate its touch screen. This commu

Pathfinder And Patterns

Pathfinder and Patterns is an activity designed to challenge the skills of logical thinking, eye-hand coordination and visual tracking. Users move the wooden beads over bumps, around the curves and down straight a ways to copy the 16 enclosed pattern cards or patterns of their own creation. It is designed to be worked with in horizontal or vertical orientations. The board can be placed on any of its sides for increased variations. The board comes with 20 beads. COLOR: 5 different colors. WARRANT

Patient-Lift Floor Sling (Model 4000)

The Patient-lift Floor Sling, model 4000, is a transfer lift sling designed for use with individuals with balance, mobility, neurological, or severe physical disabilities. This sling is designed specifically to aid in transfers from the floor and allows for even weight distribution to alleviate pressure points. This sling is also useful for transfers from beds to gurneys. SIZES: Small, medium, large, or extra-large.

Pattern Blocks And Boards

Pattern Blocks and Boards is designed for children, to get them to exercise their fine motor abilities while using matching skills/problem solving/figuring out which shape goes where. Designs on 5 reversible boards and 120 brightly colored wooden geometric shapes provide multiple fun ways for children to develop matching and fine motor skills. They can match to the boards, create mosaics, and design their own patterns. Ages 3 and up.

Paw Switch (Model 5586)

The Paw Switch is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. Designed to encourage bilateral hand usage, this switch offers three-way output. Activating the right or left paw-shaped switch operates one or two connected toys. To operate the third device, both switches must be activated simultaneously. DIMENSIONS(WxD): 11.5 x 5 inches. The paw-shaped plates are 3 inches.

Pda Gospeech (Model Pd100)

PDA GoSpeech, model PD100, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with communication, speech, or neurological disabilities or laryngectomy, brain injury, or stroke. This personal data assistant (PDA) based portable speech synthesizer uses DECtalk voices to speak phrases stored on the PDA (not included). This synthesizer can speak as many phrases as can be stored in the PDA's memory. The phrases to be spoken can be called from a pull-down menu, or directly typed in usi

Pediatric Bucket Seat

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: The Pediatric Bucket Seat is a quick and simple floor seating solution for young children with balance, mobility or neurological disabilities who need a little extra support. For safety reasons, this seat should ONLY be used on the floor.

Pen Grip

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable an individual with ALS to hold a pen. The Pen grip provided extra strength between thumb and forefinger to enable the user to hold the pen in place and write. The grip is made from a quarter-inch strip of splint plastic that becomes pliable when heated in near boiling water (available at medical supply stores). Each grip needs to be custom shaped (with trial and error) according to the user's gripping style and strength. Each arm of the grip comes arou

Pers Buddy

PERS Buddy is an emergency alert system with monitoring service designed for use by individuals at high risk and in need of medical monitoring. This system combines a remote health care monitoring system with the VoiceCare Personal Emergency Response System (see separate entry). The system connects to an existing phone line and to most commercially-available home biometric devices, and can provide medical monitoring information and trend reports for health care providers. It includes a wireless,

Personal Tilt Desk

Personal Tilt Desk is designed for use by individuals using a wheelchair and those who need an adjustable desk. The Personal Tilt Desk is adjustable in height and also includes a cut out for additional stability. It is available in mobile or static versions. The Personal Tilt Desk top tilts to provide options for supporting and positioning objects in relation to the child.

Pharmacy Signs And Words

Pharmacy Signs and Words is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. Three general videos give step-by-step instructions on using a pharmacy, getting medications, and making payment. Also included in this 80 signs and words program are the following general categories: Terms(clerk, dose); symptoms This program teaches 80 signs and words program.(cold, chills, cut); health care (aspirin, cough

Photo Cards, Problem Solving

Photo Cards, Problem Solving is a cognition activity designed for those with Alzheimer's disease, Dementia, or other cognitive impairment including those recovering from stroke or a brain injury to aid in cognition, namely problem solving. It includes up-to-date pictures with absurdities that require problem solving.

Photo Conversation Cards

The Photo Conversation Cards is a set of 90 cards, designed to teach conversation skills to children with autism and Asperger's communication skills. The cards cover a wide variety of topics including meeting and greeting people, making and keeping friends, health, hygiene, manners, school skills, safety rules, personal space, home and family, emotions, etc. Features a full color photo on the front with a social and communication skill story on the back. Socially appropriate responses are clearl

Pick & Choose

Pick & Choose is a multi-purpose age appropriate software program modeled after soundboard story books. There are between 1 and 10 choice buttons with pictures or text that can be displayed on a game board at a time. A game can have up to 1,000 choice buttons associated with it. A choice button is pressed by using switches, a touch window, the computer keyboard, or a mouse click. When a choice button is pressed, a reward is presented as a reward picture, reward text, music file, sound effect

Pictoshow

PictoShow is a communication book and medical information organizer designed for use by emergency responders and medical professionals. This software enables professionals to create pictogram pages regarding medical emergencies and accidents for communication with individuals who are deaf, non-verbal, or who have speech or cognitive or communication disabilities. Pages can be marked and later photocopied as a permanent record. When pages are laminated and bound with a plastic coil binding, they

Picture Communicator Communication Notebook & Intermediate Size Picture Communicator Communication Notebook

The Picture Communicator Communication Notebook and the Intermediate Size Picture Communicator Notebook are communication books designed for use by children and adults with speech and communication disabilities. Available in English or Spanish, these communication books feature line drawings in addition to words and are intended for use by individuals who cannot read. The ring binders include categorized lists with tabs printed on card stock. Categories include personal information, about me, fa

Picture It

Picture It is a symbolic language picture creation program designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities. This program quickly adds picture symbols to text by automatically locating symbols that match typed text. This program includes 10,500 high-resolution images in black-and-white or color. Custom images can be added by the user. It includes the LSP Thesaurus to enhance the software's ability to match the appropriate picture or symbol to a word. The program aids individuals i

Picture It And Pixwriter Bundle

The Picture It and PixWriter Bundle is a symbolic language picture creation program and a voice output word processor program designed for use by individuals with communication, learning or cognitive disabilities. The combo includes over 10,500 Literacy Support Pictures in both programs, allowing the flexibility to customize materials and vocabulary designed to support all curricula and subjects in English and Spanish, and the user can import additional photographs, clipart and personal artwork.

Picture Phone

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To develop a prototype telephone that relies on photographs of the user’s regular contacts to dial the desired phone number for individuals with cognitive disabilities. Warren Goodland; a British masters candidate in Design Research for Disability, has developed a system where the photographs of the user's regular contacts are placed in a special peripheral attached to the phone. The user, by touching either the photo or the holder then dials the des

Pilot One

The Pilot One is a voice controlled Environmental Control Unit (ECU) designed for use by individuals with limited mobility due to Multiple Sclerosis, Spinal Cord Injuries or Strokes. Pilot One controls any infrared (IR) device in the home or facility, including TV, cable, satellite, DVD, and new technology remotes such as Roku and Apple TV. Features include, pre-programmed menu structure, IR and X-10 interfaces, voice training with no computer required, graphic display, auditory and visual feedb

Pilot Pro

Pilot Pro is designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury, multiple sclerosis or severe physical disabilities. It allows spoken commands for remote control of numerous devices in multiple environments. Users can control a television, telephone, lights, door systems, and more with simple, intuitive commands like, "TV... On" or "Channel... Up". Pilot Pro is portable and programmable, meeting the needs of users at home, in the office, or within a healthcare facility. It is designed to be

Pixwriter

PixWriter is a voice output word processor program designed for use by individuals with learning or cognitive disabilities. Intended for beginning readers and writers, this program combines words, pictures, and speech. By selecting buttons, which hold words and graphics, users can write whole words, sentences, and stories. PixWriter supports writing using a mouse, keyboard, touch screen, one and two-step switch scanning, joystick and whiteboard. It also includes auditory scanning for people who

Pixy Cubes

Pixy Cubes is a visual perceptual game designed for children and adults with developmental delays, traumatic brain injuries and learning disabilities. Users are asked to copy one of the many, progressively more challenging patterns, or make up their own. You can use 4 cubes or all 16. Race the other players to see who can copy the design first. It works on improving design copy skills, visual memory and creativity.

Planning And Execution Assistant Trainer (Peat)

The Planning and Execution Assistant Trainer (PEAT) is a cognitive aid designed for use by individuals with brain injury or cognitive or memory disabilities. This handheld computer system provides customized cueing and scheduling and offers flexibility in handling schedule changes. The system's Activity Model describes the user's activites. Different types of user activities that can be defined in PEAT include: Standard tasks (tasks with fixed start times); To Do tasks (scheduled for specific da

Plasma Star

The Plasma Star is a sound or switch activated toy designed for use by children with mobility, upper extremity, or cognitive disabilities. In the center of this star shaped device is a flat panel disk with a plasma light display. This light responds to music, the user's voice or a connected capability switch (not included). POWER: Uses two triple-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxWxD): 5.5 x 7.5 x 5 inches deep.

Plastic Bottle Ring Toss

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To help children use their hand and eye coordination. They will use fine motor skills while grasping the rings. They will use gross motor skills to throw the rings onto the bottle.

Plastic Plate Guard (Model Ha-4250)

The Plastic Plate Guard, model HA-4250, is a food guard designed for use by individuals with use of one hand, stroke, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. This removable plastic plate guard fits tightly around the rim of any circular plate 200 to 300 millimeters in diameter. The edge is curved to help keep food on the plate. DIMENSIONS (HxL): 42 x 150 millimeters. WEIGHT: 33 grams.

Playaway Toy Company Class Champs Therapy System

The Playaway Toy Company Class Champs Therapy System is a free standing indoor playground space for children working on developmental skills such as balancing, climbing and swinging while seeking vestibular input. The Playaway Toy Company Class Champs Therapy System can be installed in a playroom at home, therapy clinic gym or school indoor playground. OPTIONS: Class Champs Rock Wall, Class Champs Sway Bridge, Class Champs Balance Beam, Playaway Toy Net Swing and Playaway Toy Trapeze Bar are som

Plinths

Smirthwaite’s stacking Plinths are structures used in the school and home environments for individuals with upper and lower extremity disabilities working on posture, balance, transfers and other therapeutic exercises. OPTIONS: Folding Leg Plinths, Quick Fix Plinth Tray, Quick Fix Vertical & Horizontal Handrails, Plinth Half Coverboards, and Suction Hand Grips are some of options available for the plinth. SIZES: 1, 2, 3, 4. DIMENSIONS : Size 1 Length 1070, Width 665; Size 2 1500, Width 745;

Pocket Endeavor Suite

The Pocket Endeavor Suite is a prompter and cognitive aid designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities and brain injury. This software is designed to work with a handheld Pocket PC (not included). The program allows the user to manage recurring or one-time calendar events, set a timer to track lapsed time, view past and future events, stay on task with step-by-step instructional support, maintain recorded to-do lists, and respond to auditory and visual cueing. The user can also re

Pointsmart

PointSmart is mouse modification software designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, neurological, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This software program enables the user to slow down the speed of the cursor. Other features include Automatic Direction Control, which allows users to touch or bump the pointing device in the direction they wish the cursor to move and the cursor will continue to move until the mouse is touched again and then it will stop. This softwa

Polar Evaporative Kit

The Polar Evaporative Kit is a body cooling system designed for use by individuals with multiple sclerosis and other neurological disabilities. These garments harness cooling energy produced when water naturally evaporates and are activated by submersing them in water for one to three minutes and gently wringing out excess water. Once activated, the garments provide hours of cooling relief. The Kit contains one cooling vest, one cooling deluxe neck wrap, one cooling baseball cap, and two cooli

Polartec Comfy Boots

Polartec Comfy Boots are booties designed for wear by individuals who use wheelchairs. Designed for individuals who do not walk, these booties stretch with feet if they swell. The booties have Polartec uppers, neoprene soles, and front zippers to open the boot fully. The boots are machine washable. SIZES: Child; adult small, medium, large, and extra large. DIMENSIONS: Length is 5, 6, or 7 inches (Child); 8 inches (Adult Small), 9 inches (Adult Medium), 10 inches (Adult Large), 11 to 13 inches (A

Polartec Thumbless Mittens

The Polartec Thumbless Mittens are mittens designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, neurological, or severe physical disabilities, contractures of the hand, or spinal cord injury. These mittens have long cuffs to cover the forearm and no thumb to enable them to slide on over the hand from the side. Made of 200 weight Polartec fleece, these mittens zip up the side and have elastic at the wrist. SIZES: Child Small (4-inch hand); Child Medium (5-inch hand); Child Large (6-inch hand); P

Pool Lift

DO-IT-YOURSELF-ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable a person who uses a wheelchair to use an in-ground pool. When the pool under construction, a three-inch pipe was installed in the concrete deck. A bracket was fabricated to attach an engine puller to the pipe. Straps from a transfer lift support the user as the engine puller lifts him/her from the wheelchair, positions the user over the pool, and lowers him/her into the water. MATERIALS: Pipe, bracket, engine puller, and lift straps. TOOLS: Shop tools.

Pool Playtime

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To assist children use adapted tools to support interactive pool play.

Pool Ramp

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable an individual with mobility disabilities to access a pool either while walking or using a wheelchair. This ramp was constructed as part of the in-ground pool as part of the shell. Made of premium plaster to prevent cracking and crumbling, the ramp is enclosed by a deck railing for support while walking. The deck was also ramped to meet the doorway of the user’s home in anticipation of a future need for a wheelchair. TITLE: Doing It Yourself. JOURNAL: Quest.

Pop-A-Shot Sit Down/wheelchair Or Handicapped Standup Electronic Basketball Game

The Pop-A-Shot Sit Down/Wheelchair or Handicapped Standup Electronic Basketball Game is a basketball game designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, mobility, lower extremity, or cognitive disabilities or spinal cord injury. Intended to improve hand-eye coordination, increase arm strength and stamina, and improve grip, this game consists of a basketball goal mounted at the end of a net enclosure with a net "dome" just above the basket. The frame is designed with leg room under for sea

Portable Stand For Hospital Computer

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable a child in a hospital to use a computer while sitting or lying in bed or from a wheelchair. TITLE: Hospital Computer Stand. The concept for the stand was based on a cantilevered hospital bed table modified to accommodate the weight of the computer components while still being easily adjustable. Square metal tubing was used to make a stand for the table; the stand included a lockable metal box with two sheet metal doors at one end. The box houses a lockable g

Portable Transfer Aid (Model Pta 1000)

The Portable Transfer Aid, model PTA 1000, is a mechanical transfer lift designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. This portable lift uses a hand crank to lift and transfer the user. Caster wheels provide mobility. The lift's legs can be placed either straight ahead or spread apart for transfers, or folded in for storage. When folded, it fits in the trunk of a car without disassembly and can be towed like rolling luggage. OPTIONS: Split

Positioning Table

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide proper positioning for a child with neurological disabilities. This table is designed to provide the child with proper postural positioning while allowing the child to concentrate on eating, playing, or educational activities while at the table. The table was made of plywood to dimensions specified by the child's therapist and provides space for two children. The table is height adjustable and has a torso cutout at one end to provide the child with close ac

Potty Shield

The Potty Shield is a toileting aid designed for use by men and boys with physical disabilities. This removable device sits on the rim of the toilet and, once the seat has been lifted, converts the toilet into a urinal. The unit can be placed on or removed from the toilet as needed by the user or a caregiver. After use, unit can be sanitized with a disposable wipe or mild soap and water solution. A floor mat is included.

Pouring Aids

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable an individual with Friedrich's ataxia to dispense food and beveragesthat come in difficult-to-use containers. Put foods such as flour, rice, and sugar into airtight juice containers with handles. Put milk and juice in sports-cap bottles. MATERIALS: Airtight juice bottles with handles and sports bottles. AUTHOR: Labbe, A. TITLE: Quest Extra: Doing It Yourself. JOURNAL: Quest. WEB SITE: http://www.mda.org/publications/quest/extra/qe14-5_diy.html REF: V

Power Chair Joystick Cover (Model V2200)

The Power Chair Joystick Cover, model V2200, is a powered wheelchair control cover designed for use by individuals with severe physical or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. Made of urethane covered water-resistant nylon with a transparent plastic panel over the joystick, this cover fits around the controller to protect it from dirt and moisture while still allowing use. DIMENSIONS (HxWxD): 14 x 5 x 4 inches.

Powered Oven Lifter

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable an individual with only partial use of the left hand and balance disabilities to transport food from the stove or oven to the counter or the table. The foundation of the lift was an existing overbed table that was rebuilt for kitchen use. The table section was relocated to allow for continuous elevations from 19 to 37 inches from the floor. The original top was removed and a new top fitted to the original brackets, after they were cut and rewelded at a

Powered Standing Frame

Powered Standing Frame is designed for use by individuals with multiple sclerosis, muscular dystrophy, motor neuron disease, stroke, generalized weakness and spinal cord injuries.  The knees are placed against a deep, well-padded knee support. The pressure is absorbed by the sling at the back of the user’s thighs. The knees merely act as a hinge point and take marginal pressure. The power for the lift is derived from a standard 240 volt domestic type supply which in turn powers an actuator house

Powered Trigger Mechanism (Model TM100)

The Powered Trigger Mechanism, model TM100, is a trigger activator designed for use by people with fine motor, neuromuscular or upper extremity disabilities or arthritis or spinal cord injury. Designed for use by individuals who are unable to pull the trigger on a firearm, this device has three components: The electric activator that mounts inside a standard trigger guard; the control box that attaches to the stock of the gun with a Velcro strap; and a suction tube that extends from the control

Powerhouse Home

The Powerhouse Home is an environmental control system designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury, severe physical disabilities, or upper extremity disabilities. This system enables the user to control an unlimited number of lights, appliances, heating and cooling systems, infrared devices (home entertainment components), electric beds, home security systems, X10 devices, and countless other devices by voice command. One device or groups of devices can be controlled with a single co

Premium Activity Hoops

These Premium Activity Hoops are designed for use by individuals that have mobility issues. They can be used for many different drills or exercises to work on proprioceptive and vestibular input. In addition, its design can be used for working on hopping, balancing, bilateral skills, motor planning, core body stability, lower extremity strength, etc. Set includes 5 clips for snapping the hoops together in all planes.

Pressalit Care Fixed Changing Table

The Pressalit Care Fixed Changing Table is a changing table designed for use with children with multiple disabilities. This changing table is wall mounted at a fixed height and has a head support area that can be elevated. An integrated gas cylinder folds up the table when it is not in use. DIMENSIONS: Available in two lengths: 71 inches or 55 inches.

Pressalit Care Height Adjustable Changing Table

The Pressalit Care Height Adjustable Changing Table is a changing table is a changing table designed for use by children with multiple disabilities. This height-adjustable table has a head support area that can be elevated. It can be used for changing or bathing and has remote-controlled low-voltage operation for safe showering. When not in use, the table can be folded with an integrated gas cylinder. DIMENSIONS: Available in two lengths, 55 or 71 inches.

Pro Forma Matrix Wheelchair Seating And Positioning

Pro Forma Matrix Wheelchair Seating and Positioning are custom wheelchair back and seat supports designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. This system offers offers total body contouring and wheelchair backs is light and strong, making custom wheelchair seating and positioning quicker and easier. The Pro Forma Matrix can be fitted to a wide range of users as preformed Direct Wheelchair Backs or Full Body Wheelchair Seating. The Pro Forma Matrix is supplied as rectangular sheets, pre-f

Problem Solving Picture Cards

Problem-Solving Picture Cards, by Mary John Pitti and Traci Meier, are designed to help individuals with limited cognitive skills, ideally those who have cognitive impairment due to a recent stroke or head trauma, to prepare them for common problem-solving situations. The cards give realistic problem-solving situations illustrated with full-color photos. Photos initiate communication about the problem or pressing issue and possible solutions. Designed to help improve problem-solving and reasonin

Processing Program Level 2-3

The Processing Program Level 2-3 (2nd Edition) is designed for use by students who have difficulty processing or learning basic language structures and concepts, including those with attention deficit disorders, auditory processing disorders, autism, and cochlear implants. It is designed to improve language-processing skills using a set of picture-identification tasks. Instructors learn how to identify the type of modifications needed for each child and then how to fade use of the AA technique.

Proportional Head Control

The Proportional Head Control is a powered wheelchair controller designed for use by individuals with mobility or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This headrest-based joystick enables the user to control a power wheelchair by rotating his or her head on a headrest pad. This controller is available for P&G electronic controls.

Proximity Sensor (Model Prx-101)

The Proximity Sensor, model PRX-101, is a sensor switch designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This single-function switch requires no touch or pressure. This proximity switch can detect something that has an electronic capacitance, such as a hand or finger up to one-quarter inch away. When used with a sensor output and a power supply, this sensor gives the user switch access to a number of components using a 1/8 mono jack. POW

Proximity Sensor (Model Prx-102)

The Proximity Sensor, model PRX-102, is a sensor switch designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This single-function switch requires no touch or pressure. This proximity switch can detect something that has an electronic capacitance, such as a hand or finger up to one-quarter inch away. When used with a sensor output and a power supply, this sensor gives the user switch access to a number of components using a 1/8 mono jack. POW

Proximity Sensor (Model Prx-103)

The Proximity Sensor, model PRX-103, is a sensor switch designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This non-adjustable single-function switch requires no touch or pressure. This proximity switch can detect something that has an electronic capacitance, such as a hand or finger up to one-quarter inch away. This sensor ignores non-capacitive materials and is mountable on a headrest or tray. When used with a sensor output and a power s

Proximity Sensor (Prx-104)

The Proximity Sensor, model PRX-104, is a sensor switch designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This adjustable single-function switch requires no touch or pressure. This proximity switch can detect something that has an electronic capacitance, such as a hand or finger up to one-quarter inch away. This sensor ignores non-capacitive materials and is mountable on a headrest or tray. When used with a sensor output and a power suppl

Public Transportation Signs And Words

Public Transportation Sgns and Words is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program teaches 80 signs and words which are essential for getting around in the community, including arrivals, airport, ask for assistance, bus station, gate security check, count your change, tokens, and transfer. Multimedia software combines live action video and human-quality audio in an adult format. Cor

Q Ramp

QRamp™ is a modular ramp designed to remove architectural barriers for individuals who use a wheelchair/scooter or have trouble climbing up and down stairs due to limited mobility. The QRamp provides a durable, ADA compliant, 360° non-slip surface that has a large bariatric load capacity. To assist you in the dark, QRamp™ has incorporated glow in the dark guides that are lined on the interior side beams. These photo-luminescent strips last up to 6 hours and help you safely enter or exit your ho

Quantum Grip Basic One-Glove System

The Quantum Grip Basic One-Glove System is a golf grip and glove system designed to assist individuals with grip impairments in one hand play golf. This system, which is helpful for those who need to be in contact with the club at all times, comes with a left or right handed Quantum Grip glove (depending on whether the golfer is left or right handed), and a Quantum Grip Half-Spiral Grip. The Half-Spiral Grip is intended to help improve the golfer’s gripping power, increase club head speed and co

Quantum Grip Basic Two-Glove System

The Quantum Grip Basic Two-Glove System is a golf grip and glove system designed to assist individuals with grip impairments in both hands play golf. This system, which helps keep golfers in contact with the club at all times, comes with left and right handed Quantum Grip gloves, and a Quantum Grip Full Spiral Grip. The Full Spiral Grip is intended to help improve the golfer’s gripping power, increase club head speed and control, eliminate slippage, and reduce shock in the club. The Basic Two-Gl

Quarter Hour Watch

The Quarter Hour Watch is a prompter and time management training system designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities or brain injury. This time management device is intended for use by people who are unable to tell time and enables the use of time without requiring the user to read a clock. Events are presented by pictures programmed to specific times. The time remaining to the event is shown as lighted points. Each point represents one quarter of an hour. If there are 2 hours or

QUEST Program II: Social Skills Curriculum for Middle School Students with Autism

The QUEST Program II: Social Skills Curriculum for Middle School Students with Autism is a program designed for use by middle school students with Autism, or students who have difficulties with social skills and social language (pragmatic language). The program helps teach them appropriate social skills them through highly effective lessons. There are two options in this package: a book with lessons for elementary age students or a book designed for middle school. Lessons can be taught independe

Quick Link Pen

Quick Link Pen is designed for use by with students with handwriting or keyboarding difficulties or anyone who needs to take notes and summarize documents quickly and efficiently. Users can store up to 500 pages of text at a time. It is equipped with a touch screen, stylus and an icon based menu. It is used like a highlighter that does not leave a mark on printed material. It will also read stored notes aloud. The Quick Link Pen comes complete with an American Heritage Dictionary to provide ins

Quicktalker™ 12

QuickTalker™ 12 is a dedicated speech generating device designed for individuals with communication, speech, neurological, or severe physical disabilities. It comes with multiple message locations and five separate recording levels. QuickTalker™ 12 has 12 minutes of record time. There is a built-in carrying handle for transportation. DIMENSIONS: Activation Surface 2.17 x 1.2 inches & 2.17 x 1.68 inches. COLOR: White. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Quicktalker™ 23

QuickTalker™ 23 is a dedicated speech generating device designed for individuals with designed for use by individuals with communication, speech, neurological, or severe physical disabilities. It comes with multiple message locations and five separate recording levels. QuickTalker™ 23 has 23 minutes of record time. There is a built-in carrying handle for transportation. DIMENSIONS: Activation Surface 2.17 x 1.2 inches & 1.2 x 1.2 inches. COLOR: White. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the man

Quicktalker™ 7

QuickTalker™ 7 is a dedicated speech generating device designed for individuals with communication, speech, neurological, or severe physical disabilities. It comes with multiple message locations and five separate recording levels. QuickTalker™ 7 has six minutes of record time. There is a built-in carrying handle for transportation. DIMENSIONS: Activation Surface 2.17 x 1.2 inches & 3.25 x 2.65 inches. COLOR: White. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Quicktalker™S

QuickTalker™ S is a dedicated speech generating device designed for individuals communication, speech, neurological, or severe physical disabilities. The QuickTalker S provides sequential communication and a proximity sensor activation surface that can be activated with a very light touch or by waiving a hand within 10-millimeters of it. Users activate QuickTalker S to play the first message and then activate again to play each additional message. It has 30 seconds of record time. DIMENSIONS: Ac

R&b Blanket Cradle

R&B Blanket Cradle is designed for individuals who are restricted to bed. Its design helps to prevent feet and leg problems like cramping, pressure ulcers, and additional discomfort from the constant pressure and irritation that may be caused by bedding movement when restricted to bed. This unit is installed from the side of the bed rather than the end to provide additional strength and support.

R+Remind

R+Remind is an app designed to help educators remember to reinforce good behavior. With R+Remind, you choose an interval and the app does the work. A tone unique to each interval sounds at a variable rate so user can pause and reinforce a new behavior, the lack of a targeted behavior, or even an existing behavior. Perfect in busy classrooms to remind all staff to catch someone being good. Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.3 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimize

R.e.a.l. Design By Myself

The R.E.A.L. Design By Myself™ Therapy System is an interlocking movement system. Its primary goal is to aid in the development of independent movement skills of young children with special needs. The By Myself Therapy System is a beneficial tool utilized by therapists to meet their clients’ developmental motor goals and ultimately, help them achieve independence. All components of the By Myself Therapy System are latex-free. The By Myself Therapy System comes with five individual equipment comp

Racing Wheelchair Stabilizer

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To facilitate transferring a child to a racing wheelchair. The unit has a plywood base with a pipe frame at the front to hold the front wheel; the front wheel is further secured with a Velcro strap. This stabilizes the racing wheelchair for ease of transfers in and out with one person assisting. The half-inch thick plywood base is made to the size of the wheelchair, and excess material is removed to create a lighter weight base. The pipe frame consists of one-in

Raised Table Surface

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- Description: A raised, horizontal work surface, exactly the same size and shape as the lap tray or the cut-out desk that it is placed on. PURPOSE: To improve sitting posture and arm control during functional table-top tasks, for certain students who have severely increased tone, very low muscle tone, and/or severe muscle weakness. A student who requires a raised table surface often also benefits from using a lap tray or cut-out-desk so the arms are fully sup

Reach Sound-It-Out Keyboard Pack

The REACH Sound-It-Out Keyboard Pack is an on-screen keyboard and word prediction program designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, learning, or severe physical disabilities. This program enables the user to type phonetically. This software enables the user to find and type the desired word by selecting the sounds in that word (e.g., the phonemes) rather than the letters in that word. For example, the user points at the "ch" key and it says "ch ... chair" on the kid's phonetic keybo

Reader 2, The

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To hold a book or magazine in view for an individual with limited use of arms and hands lying in bed. A lightweight platform was constructed of 3/8-inch plywood, with the overall dimensions being determined by the needs of the user. The platform is equipped with four legs that allow the device to span the user's body. The legs can also be adapted to fit over bed rails. The surface of the platform is angled to provide an optimal reading angle for the user. OPTION

Recaro

Recaro is a car seat designed for use with children weighing 9-36 kilograms with balance, neurological, or other physical disabilities. It is made out of an aluminum frame and offers additional contoured seat padding, lateral support and adjustability. Additional features include anatomical seat padding with leg support and an adjustable back height and seat depth. The width of the shoulder pads is adjustable and it comes with a standard 5-point safety harness with simplified central adjustmen

Receive Micro

Receive Micro is a designed for user’s who have difficulty using their hands and fingers to “touch” or “swipe” the screen on the Android tablet. The Receive Micro provides access to most tablets (e.g. Nexus, Sony, Motorola etc.) with micro-USB sockets. Not compatible with Android Tablets without a powered USB port such as the Kindle Fire. It provides wireless connection of any SimplyWorks transmitters (it-Switch, it-Roll, it-Stick, it-Keys) with a range in excess of 10 meters. The Receive Mic

Recumbent Tricycle

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable an individual with spastic quadriplegia and vision and intellectual disabilities to cycle for exercise. The basic structure of the three-wheeled cycle was created using the front half of a 12-inch bicycle and the back half of a 16-inch bicycle. The single back wheel was replaced with two wheels on an additional frame made of steel pipe. The seat was made from a full-size Namco plastic seat shell mounted to the new cycle frame. Pressing a small lever under th

Redcat Access

Redcat Access™ is designed for use by children with attention deficit and auditory processing disorders. It is a compact classroom-audio system that provides access to direct instruction, flexible two-way communication, dynamic redirection, student monitoring and assessment. It is designed for children with learning disabilities or auditory processing disorders. When combined with the Flexcat, its use is expanded from whole class instruction to small group, student-centered learning across chan

Rehabilitation Cushion System

The Rehabilitation Cushion System is a set of positioning wedges designed for positioning children and adults with physical disabilities for therapeutic exercise. The system consists of two large wedges and two small wedges that lock together with Velcro fasteners. The cushions are made from dense urethane foam covered with stain-and flame-resistant vinyl fabric. DIMENSIONS: The large wedges are 31 x 27 x 14 x 20 inches and the small wedges are 16 x 14 x 8 x 20 inches wide. Fastened togethe the

Rehabilitation Table

The Rehabilitation Table is a height-adjustable tilt-top work table designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. The base is equipped with a modesty panel and is constructed of 18 gauge steel. The table has a laminate top with a raised edge and a cutout for access. The tilt angle adjusts from 0 to 35 degrees. The table has four caster for mobility and two of the casters lock. DIMENSIONS (HxDxW): The top is 0.75 x 30 x 40 inches. Table height adjusts from 29 to 44 inches. COLOR: Grey top

Rehadesign Gel-Palm Wheelchair Gloves

RehaDesign Gel-Palm Wheelchair Gloves are push gloves designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. Designed to diminish impact force to the hand, these wheelchair gloves have half fingers and an enclosed thumb and are made from quality soft leather with gel padding built into the palm. They have a terry sweat-wipe backing. SIZES: Small, medium, large, and extra large.

Rehadesigns Spoke Guards

RehaDesign Spoke Guards are spoke protectors designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. Designed to protect fingers from the wheel spokes, these screen-printed guards attach with a choice of 12 nylon zip ties or 12 snap-on connectors (both included). The spoke protectors are available in a choice of five designs: butterflies, puppies, kittens, planets, or woman. DIMENSIONS: Available for 20-, 22-, or 24-inch wheels.

Reizen Foldable Hands Free Magnifier With Wooden Frame Table

The Reizen Foldable Hands Free Magnifier with Wooden Frame Table is designed for use by people with blind or low vision. It allows for hands free use and magnifies 3x the size of whatever it’s over. Collapsible, wooden frame. Portable.

Reminiscing through the 20th Century Puzzles

Reminiscing through the 20th Century Puzzles is a set of 4 puzzle books designed for people with Alzheimer's disease, Dimensia, those recovering from stroke or brain injury and their respective caregivers to bolster connections and conversations with each other as the users complete the puzzles and work together to remember events that shaped their lives in the 20th century. Brain teasers, fill-in puzzles, word searches and crossword puzzles help with attention, problem solving, and memory. Larg

Remote Door Alarm

Remote Door Alarm is a wandering patient system designed for use with individuals with Alzheimer's disease, brain injury, or cognitive disabilities. The system consists of a transmitter that is attached to an exit door in a home and a receiver alarm. If the door is opened, the transmitter sends a radio signal to the receiver, triggering an alarm. The receiver can be carried in a caregiver's pocket or placed on a table.

Remote Door Lock

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable an individual with limited mobility to lock and unlock an entry door remotely. A door-lock solenoid from a car was mated to a standard dead-bolt. Power was connected through a momentary contact, center-off, double- throw switch that was wired to reverse the power polarity as it was moved up/down. This operated the solenoid in both directions. The switch was placed in box that was placed beside bed. The car-lock solenoid can be operated manually if need

Remy From Ratatouille

Remy from Ratatouille is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with mobility or upper extremity disabilities. This remote controlled mouse from the Disney movie "Ratatouille" features a cheese wheel shaped remote that has been adapted for use with a single capability switch (required but not included). POWER: Uses four double-A batteries.

Reqall

reQall is a voice input program and cognitive aid designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury or upper extremity, vision, learning, cognitive and memory disabilities or brain injury. The program allows a person to use their BlackBerry phone, Android phone or Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch as a memory aid. The user speaks or types reminders into his or her device and reQall converts what the user says to text with up to 30 seconds recording time. reQall organizes the user’s items au

Resource Thickened Beverages Brik Paks

Brik Paks, Resource® Thickened Beverages, are color-coded, 8 ounce containers of pre-thickened beverages in two consistencies, made especially for those with difficulty swallowing, or for those with dysphagia, to encourage maximum fluid intake. Thickened juices. Thickened dairy drink. Thickened water. No refrigeration required – shelf life up to 12 months. Sold in cases of 27 Brik Paks.

Resqup Floor Recovery Mobility Aid

The ResQUp ™ is an up-from-the-floor mobility device developed and designed for the specific purpose of aiding patients, healthcare providers, and a wide variety of caregivers in clinical, assistive care, and in-home settings. The ResQUp ™ is particularly useful in situations where an individual does not have the volitional strength or abilities to get up from the floor independently. The ResQUp ™ utilizes an incremental, ergonomically, and physiologically integrated system comprised of 4½ inch

Restaurant Signs And Words

Restaurant Signs and Words is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program teaches 240 signs and words which are essential for dining out. Categories include types of restaurants (buffet, deli, coffee shop); arriving (booth, closed, counter); ordering (daily special, entree, menu); eating utensils (bowl, fork, knife); paying (bill, cash, change); breakfast (bacon, cereal, eggs); lunch

Retroback

The Retroback is a foam wheelchair back support designed for use by individuals with mobility, neurological, or lower extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This cushion is lightweight and durable and is equipped with a chrome-plated steel clip that attaches to the existing sling upholstery. Removing the Retroback is done by simply lifting it off the upholstery. The cushion also features a nylon/polyester water-resistant, machine-washable cover. DIMENSIONS: Available in 16, 18, or 20 inch

Ribbon Bands

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To allow children with limited fine motor and grasping skill participate in gross motor play with ribbon. The children can slip the bands over their hands instead of using their hands to grasp and hold a narrow stick. MATERIALS: 1 1/2 yards of colored ribbon any length, about 6 to 7 inches of 1/2 inch elastic band for each band. DIRECTIONS: 1.Take a yard and a half of ribbon and cut into two uneven lengths. 2.Place the ribbon on the inside of the ela

Rifton Ranger (Model R130)

The Rifton Ranger is a leg-propelled tricycle designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. This three-wheeled cycle features self-leveling pedals with sandals, an adjustable back support with chest belt, a seat belt, a square loop padded handle bar, reflectors, and a snap-out storage tray between the rear wheels. OPTIONS: Communication trays (two sizes), adjustable abductor, trunk support system, a guide bar, and optional handbrake. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 40 x 52 x 27 inches. The dis

Rifton Advancement Chair (Models R901, R902, & R903)

The Rifton Advancement Chair is a modular seating system that promotes functional sitting for individuals with physical or neurological disabilities. This chair provides total support for people with little motor control or muscular strength. As sitting skills and strength are gained, this modular chair can be configured for decreased support. Adjustable arm prompts accommodate variable positioning, and assist in supporting posture for users that are unable to hold themselves upright for periods

Rifton Compass Chair (Models E310, E320, E330, E340, & E350)

The Compass Chair is an ergonomic posture chair designed to provide support and positioning for children with mild physical disabilities. The armrests are high enough to provide upper body support and encourage self-supportive sitting, yet short so that the chair can be brought right up to a table or desk. The "hug" feel of the circular armrests provides a sense of security and boundary and enables the child to concentrate. The ergonomic curves of the Compass Chair promote correct posture. OPT

Rifton Extra-Small Dynamic Stander (Model K110)

The Rifton Extra-Small Dynamic Stander, model K110, is a mobile standing aid designed for use by children 25 to 32 inches tall with lower extremity or mobility disabilities. The stander comes with a contoured body support, straps, seat pad, and fleece that can be adjusted to accommodate users with zero to full weight-bearing abilities. Its wide standing platform helps the user to spread his or her legs for hip development, or to accommodate leg braces. The platform is free of obstruction to faci

Rifton Low Back Mobile Chair (Models R622 & R623)

The Low Back Mobile Chair is a positioning chair designed for use by children with neurological or physical disabilities who need lower body support. Both models include the mobile chair frame with either tilt or tilt and seat spring action, low backrest and a push handle, pads, armrests, and footboard and sandals. The seat is height- and depth-adjustable. The chair features a contoured seat and angle-adjustable backrest with pads, a hip strap that clips into the chair at a variety of positions

Rifton Multidesk (Models E270 & E280)

The Rifton MultiDesk, models E270 and E280, is an accessible table designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. Available with a tilt or fixed flat top, these tables have curved cutouts for access and are height adjustable without tools. The tilt-top models have a table top that tilts upward with a double-latching mechanism in 5-degree increments, from 0 to 30 degrees. A book ledge keeps items positioned when top is tilted. OPTIONS: Three- or five-inch deep top-opening book boxes that at

Rifton Rustler Tricycle (Model R120)

The Rifton Rustler, model R120, is a leg-propelled tricycle designed for use by children with mobility disabilities. The tricycle features self-leveling pedals with sandals, an adjustable back support with chest belt, a seat belt, a square loop padded handle bar, reflectors, and a snap-out storage tray between the rear wheels. OPTIONS: Communication tray, abductor, trunk support system, and a guide bar. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 45 x 27 x 37 inches. The distance from the seat center to the extended pe

Rifton Sololift (Model R710)

The Rifton SoloLift, model R710, is a powered transfer lift designed for use with individuals up to 76 inches tall with moderate to severe physical disabilities. This transfer device features the SoloVest which is made from medical-grade anti-microbial and anti-slip material and allows for a snug and comfortable above-the-waist lift. The low-profile lift arm lifts in a natural sit-to-stand arc and the swivel lock enables the individual to be transferred to a front loading device. The U-shaped ba

Rifton Solovest (Models 701, 702, & 703)

The Rifton SoloVest is a transfer lift accessory designed for use with individuals up to 76 inches tall with moderate to severe physical disabilities. This transfer vest is made from medical-grade anti-microbial and anti-slip material and allows for a snug and comfortable above-the-waist lift. This vest can be used with the Rifton SoloLift (see separate entry) and with other transfer lifts. SIZES: Small to fit 22- to 34-inch trunk girth, medium to fit 28- to 40-inch trunk girth, and large to fit

Rifton Stationary Chair Small (Model R611)

The Rifton Stationary Chair Small, model R611, is a youth positioning chair designed for children 36 to 46 inches tall with mild physical or neurological disabilities. Intended for children who can walk with assistance and do not need a chair on wheels, this chair enables the child to sit properly positioned with feet on the floor (or with the footboard at floor level). The Stationary Chair comes with the chair frame and backrest with armrests and pads. The seat depth is adjustable, and there is

Rifton Supine Stander (Model E420)

The Rifton Supine Stander, Model E420, is a supine stander designed to provide supported standing for children and adults with mobility disabilities. Designed for users 30 to 50 inches tall, this padded wooden board includes a height-adjustable footboard, armrests, head blocks, and lateral support blocks that slide out of the way during transfers. The armrests can be positioned anywhere along the frame and the variable armrest tilt helps control upper body posture. The board is also equipped wit

Rifton Wrangler Large Tricycle (Model R140)

The Rifton Wrangler Large Tricycle, Model R140, is an adult tricycle designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. This tricycle features self-leveling pedals with sandals, an adjustable back support with chest belt, a seat belt, a choice of a conventional handle bar or a square loop padded handle bar, reflectors, a snap-out storage tray between the rear wheels, and a handbrake. OPTIONS: Communication trays, adjustable abductor, trunk support system, and a guide bar. DIMENSIONS (Lx

Right-Line Paper And Stop-Go Right-Line Paper (Models 90B10W, 90B10N & 90B10S)

Right-Line and Stop-Go Right-Line Paper is writing paper with raised lines designed for use by people who have difficulty staying within the lines of other writing paper such as individuals with upper extremity or fine motor disabilities or vision impairment. Both papers are printed on white stock. Right-Line paper has raised lines superimposed on printed green lines to allow the user to feel the line. Stop-Go Right-Line has red and green printed lines, with the raised line superimposed on the r

Rigistand

Rigistand is an adjustable stander for children with neuromuscular and physical mobility involvement. Standing not only provides alternative positioning for those who use wheelchairs or other seating systems, but also plays an important part in development and rehabilitation.

Riviera Bath Lift

The Riviera Transfer Bath Lift is designed for individuals with limited mobility due to arthritis, generalized weakness, stroke, or other neurological impairments that impact their ability to independently and safely get in and out of a bathtub. It lowers and reclines while designed to fit in most baths. Features include the new backrest design with smooth, sealed surfaces is more resistant to dirt making a bath lift easier and faster to clean. The storage battery compartment is located in the c

Robotic Arm Prosthesis

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a robotic arm prosthesis with tactile sensors for use by individuals with paralysis, amputation, or mobility disabilities. Researchers at Georgia Tech are developing a new technology that allows an individual with quadriplegia to use a robot to perform tasks such as pulling a blanket over themselves and grabbing a cloth to wipe their face. This robotic arm prosthesis is unique as it was created with tactile sensing material across its en

Robotic Corbys Platform Orthosis

-- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a powered orthosis designed to move a stroke patient's legs in response to feedback from the brain. Stroke treatment often includes therapists retraining a person's body by repeatedly lifting his or her legs, guiding them through a proper walking pattern. The European Union funded the CORBYS project, which aims to make such therapy easier by developing a powered orthosis to move the stroke patient's legs in response to feedback from the br

Rock’n Roller

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a motorized sensory platform for a high school student with shaken baby syndrome to allow her to enjoy movement and music independently. The young woman has severe cognitive, visual, and physical disabilities and poor muscle coordination. She can only voluntarily control her head and right hand. She spent most of her time in a manual wheelchair and was unable to propel herself. Her teachers were unable to give her constant 1-on-1 attenti

Roho Hybrid Elite Cushion

The ROHO Hybrid Elite is a therapeutic cushioning device designed for use by individuals with moderate to high risk for skin breakdown. The neoprene Dry Floatation insert provides an adjustable, reduced friction environment that helps prevent pressure ulcers from forming. The cellular design positions and aligns the protuberances of the pelvis to redistribute the pressure evenly across the lower trunk. This glove-like fit conforms to the user's specific shape correcting imbalances and efficientl

Rokka

The Rokka is a disc shaped play structure designed to help children with neurological and physical disabilities work on improving their balance while building physical confidence. The Rokka can be used as a fishing boat, a see-saw and a den. When it is turned upside down, it is a table and two chairs for eating or drawing, or a trip-trap bridge for some rudimentary stair-training. Playing together and collaborating allows children to develop social skills and practice turn taking and sharing

Roll And Swipe Switches (Models 3401, 3402, & 3403)

Roll and Swipe Switches (RASS) are touch switches designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. These switches can be activated either by slightly rolling the hand half an inch up the edge of the colorful switch or swiping at the animal in the center. These switches are available with a choice of two bees (sting switch, model 3402), a flying insect (flutter switch, model 3401), or a giraffe (long neck switch, model 3403) in the center

ROMPA® Musical Squorner

ROMPA® Musical Squorner is designed by children and adults with sensory processing disorders, cognitive, emotional and intellectual disabilities.   Users can sit, sink and relax as the vibrations and music penetrates deep into the body.  The Squorner is bead-filled to conform to the user’s body.  

Roosevelt Car Seat

Roosevelt Car Seat is designed to promote safety and comfort for children with special health needs such as cerebral palsy, mobility and neurological disabilities. The Roosevelt Car Seat accommodates children weighing up to 115 lbs. or 62" tall, and can be used with either a lap belt or a lap shoulder belt combination, allowing you to use the Roosevelt Car Seat in any forward facing rear vehicle seat. The car seat is LATCH compliant for children up to 48 pounds, and includes an EZ-Tether connec

Rotatable Bee Hive System

The Rotatable Bee Hive System is a product designed for sideline and hobby beekeepers with back injuries, limited strength and endurance in their upper and lower extremities due to an illness or injury. Apiarist Carl Jackson has developed a Rotatable Bee Hive System that is intended to help address the needs of beekeepers who are limited in their ability to manage traditional heavy, cumbersome hives. It is designed to promote easy access and minimal lifting. The frames can be removed individua

Round Group Therapy Table (Model Gpp-360)

The Round Group Therapy Table, model GPP-360, is a treatment table designed for use in therapy settings. The height-adjustable table has a laminate top and height adjustment is accomplished by pulling on the adjustment knob. To lower the table, the knob is pulled and gentle pressure is applied to the top. The table seats four or five individuals and accommodates most wheelchair styles. OPTIONS: Casters. DIMENSIONS: The height adjusts from 24 to 36 inches and the table surface is 36 inches in dia

Rova: Pedestrian Assistive Technology

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a consumer oriented mobility platform, with the objective of encouraging our aging population and people with mobility challenges to enjoy a social life. The ROVA: Pedestrian Assistive Technology is designed for individuals who are ambulatory but require additional assistance to remain active. ROVA is comprised of the same ultra-durable carbon fiber used in high-performance bicycles. The baskets are roomy enough to accommodate many custom needs, whethe

Saeboreach

SaeboReach is designed to assist individuals to regain their ability to maximize arm and hand function following a neurological event such as a stroke. The custom fabricated above-elbow cuff, as well as the dynamic elbow extension system, allows patients to incorporate their elbow for functional reach during grasp and release activities. The SaeboReach orthosis, along with repetitive, task oriented activities, is a highly effective strategy for maximizing arm and hand recovery.

Saebostretch

The SaeboStretch is a dynamic hand and wrist splint designed for use by individuals with neurological injuries such as stroke or traumatic brain injury. The SaeboStretch allows the fingers to move through flexion caused by associated reactions and tone. In addition, it utilizes a low-load, long-duration stretch to return the fingers to the desired position. The splint prevents deformity, joint damage, hypermobility, and contractures. The SaeboStretch includes three interchangeable hand pieces, e

Safe-Laser System (Model Sls-100)

The Safe-laser System, model SLS-100, is an optical pointer and keyboard designed for use by individuals with severe physical or neurological disabilities, stroke, or spinal cord injury. The system includes the Safe-laser Keyboard, the uPoint safe-laser, a headband for wearing the laser, USB and audio cables, configuration software, and a charger. The specialized keyboard enables a person to access a computer through head movement when the laser is worn on the head. The laser can also allow the

Safety Signs And Words

Safety Signs and Words is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program teaches 80 signs and words which are essential for safe living, including danger, do not eat, do not touch, crosswalk, keep off, keep out, fasten your seat belts, and watch your step. Multimedia software combines live action video and human-quality audio in an adult format. Corresponding print exercises to reinforc

Sarah Bra

The Sarah Bra is a bra designed for wear by women with upper extremity disabilities or arthritis. This bra has a pull-on shirt design with a loose-fitting bottom band and front adjustment with rings attached to adjustable draw straps. The inward set shoulder straps are height adjustable. Made of Naturexx material that transfers moisture away from the body, the bra provides full back coverage to reduce pressure on a small area and a Powerknit back and strap system provides support. SIZES: Women's

Savant Elite Foot Switches

Savant Elite Foot Switches is a family of programmable USB foot switches designed for use by individuals with limited use of the upper extremities to access computer programs. The Savant Elite Foot Switches are available in single, dual, and triple foot switch configurations. It connects to virtually any computer with an available USB port.

Scan And Paint (Model 302)

Scan & Paint, model 302, is a cause and effect training program designed for use by children with cognitive, severe physical, or upper extremity disabilities. In this program, between two and ten paint tubes are lined up on the right side of the screen. To the left of the paint tubes is a simple picture which contains a few sections that can be colored in. A pointer points to one of these sections. The student must select one of the paint tubes for coloring in the section that the arrow is p

Scan Gospeech (Model Sc100)

Scan GoSpeech, model SC100, is a voice output bar code reader designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision, or who have speech, communication, or neurological disabilities. This bar code scanner based portable speech synthesizer can be used by those who cannot read or speak for grocery shopping or for identifying items around the house or office. It has an unlimited vocabulary using DECtalk speech with a choice of nine male or female voices. For use in the household or office

Scifit Recumbent Stepper (Model Rst7000)

The SCIFIT Recumbent Stepper, model RST7000, is a leg exerciser designed for use in physical therapy and wellness programs. The unit is designed to be used by individuals of all ages and abilities while meeting the needs of seniors and individuals who have cognitive, sensory or physical disabilities. Features include adjustable stride length; adjustable step through; sturdy orthopedic footbeds with safety edge; low starting resistance, with 200 levels of resistance; and large dual-position handl

Scooter Cosy

The Scooter Cosy is designed for use by individuals who use a motorized scooter for mobility due to generalized weakness, neurological or motor impairments. It is a quilted, thermal fleece lined blanket which acts like a sleeping bag for the lower body. The unique advantage is the open base enabling you to position your feet either side of the tiller (steering column). Your feet remain dry with a nylon shoe protector. SIZES: Medium and large. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): Medium: Chest 111 centimeters; L

Scooter Leg Cape

The Scooter Leg Cape is designed for use by individuals who use a motorized scooter for mobility due to generalized weakness, neurological or motor impairments. It provides lower body protection that is waterproof with a thermal, quilted fleece lining for extra warmth. The leg cape secures around the scooter chair with a simple braid and clip fastening DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): Length 100 centimeters. COLOR: Navy. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

ScripTalk Travel Case

ScripTalk Travel Case is designed for use by individuals with low vision, traumatic brain injury or cognitive impairment who need to store and transport medication. Keeps medications and ScripTalk reader together in one convenient place.  The adjustable shoulder strap or handle for easy carrying.

ScripView

ScripView provides easy access to prescription label information for those with low vision. The Large Print label presents the data in 18-pt font on a high-contrast, non-glare, durable media.

Seabridge Universal Slide-In Bath

The Seabridge Universal Slide-in Bath is an accessible bathtub designed for use by individuals with mobility or balance disabilities, spinal cord injury, or arthritis. This tub fits in the space of a standard tub or shower and is equipped with a door in the side, eliminating the need to step over the tub wall. The door of the Universal rises up and then swings out away from the bath to facilitate sliding tranfers to the tub seat. The system is spring assisted and can be operated by an individual

Seat Belts

The Seat Belts are wheelchair seatbelts designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. Available styles include auto-style belts and dual-pull belts with comfort pads. OPTIOS: Slide-on and sew-on comfort pads are available. DIMENSIONS: 1.5 or 2 inches wide. Custom lengths are available.

Seat2Go (Models Crs 2000 & 3000)

Seat2Go is a floor sitter and positioning seat designed for use by children with balance, neurological, or severe physical disabilities. This soft support has a contoured seat that prevents the child from sliding forward and improves seating posture. It can be used on the floor, in a chair, or as a stroller insert. Features include a 95-degree seat to back angle, double strap trunk support and belt, and fastening straps to secure the seat to any other chair and that store in the back pocket when

Seatworks

Seatworks is designed for individuals with neurological impairments such as strokes and traumatic brain injures. It accommodates a wide range of ages and capabilities as individuals may participate at their own pace and level of ability. Activities include shoulder shrugs, toe walks and arm stretches. Some of the exercises and activities are quite fast moving and more suitable for use with the more agile individual.

Security Bath Chair (Model 100)

The Security Bath Chair, model 100, is a bath seat designed for use by individuals with mobility or severe physical disabilities. This seat has an epoxy-coated aluminum frame and aquamesh upholstery. The frame is availavlble with rubber or suction feet. OPTIONS: Headrest and seat belt. DIMENSIONS: The base is 15.5 x 23 inches and the seat is 18 x 17 inches. The back is 32 x 17 inches with a 35-degree angle. COLOR: White frame with a choice of forest green or navy upholstery.

See 'n' Solve Visual Fraction Calculator

See 'n' Solve Visual Fraction Calculator is designed to provide visual reinforcement for use by individuals with learning disabilities and cognitive impairments, while learning basic math skills. This calculator shows the entire math problem in the display window. Special features include a numerator and denominator key as well as a simplify function that simplifies fractions with the press of a button. This calculator allows two "lines" of work (with common denominators) and answers in reduced

Self Wiping Toileting Aid

Self Wipe Toileting Aid is designed for use by individuals with difficulty bending or limited use of their hands and arms to function independently when using the toilet. Toilet tissue is placed around the angled clamp on the lower portion of the device. After use the tissue is discarded by pressing an easy-to-use release button on the end of the handle. DIMENSIONS: Handle measures 9 3/4" (25 cm). Angled clamp portion measures 5" (12.7 cm). Total length from top to lower tip is 14 3/4" (37.5 cm

Sensory Bin Kit

This Sensory Bin Kit is designed for children with a sensory integration disorder, fine motor delays, and tactile defensiveness to explore their senses and to aid in their childhood development. It provides sensory integration and tactile exploration. Fits nicely into a bin for storage and portability. Bin is full of sensory pellets and twenty hidden animals. Children can feel their way through the pellets and animals while improving their communication skills on the hunt for each animal. Tool f

Sensory Collage Kit

Sensory Collage Kit is designed for children working on improving their sensory processing and fine motor skills. Users are encouraged to learn by sorting and classifying the materials while building a descriptive vocabulary and developing sensory awareness with a variety of textures. First sketch a rough drawing onto large art paper then outline your artwork in black marker. Think about textures and colors then find just the right sensory art materials.

Sensory Soother Ball

Sensory Soother Ball is designed for children and adults with sensory processing disorders, limited mobility, generalized weakness and limited coordination due to surgery or neurological accident. The Sensory Soother Ball can be inflated with air or filled with water. The Sensory Soother Ball is a clear vinyl 12 inch ball that engages gross motor and visual tracking skills. The small white foam pellets contained within the interior cylinder shake and move when the ball is tossed or turned. When

Sequencing Tasks: Life Skills-Bundle #1

Sequencing Tasks: Life Skills-Bundle #1 is an application that focuses on the cognitive skill of arranging photos of a task in chronological sequence. The app starts off with a video demonstrating a life skills tasks such as “Brushing your teeth”. After the video is shown, a review of the task is provided using 3 still photos taken from the video depicting each step in the task. For example in the task of “Brushing your teeth” , the 3 step would be “Put toothpaste on the toothbrush”, “Brush your

Sequencing Tasks: Life Skills-Bundle #2

Sequencing Tasks: Life Skills-Bundle #2 is an application which focuses on the cognitive skill of arranging photos of a task in chronological sequence. The app starts off with a video demonstrating a life skills tasks such as “Washing you hands”. After the video is shown, a review of the task is provided using 3 still photos taken from the video depicting each step in the task. For example in the task of “Washing your hands”, the 3 steps would be “Put soap on your hands”, “Wash your hands”, and

Sequencing Tasks: Life Skills-Bundle #3

Sequencing Tasks: Life Skills-Bundle #3 focuses on the cognitive skill of arranging photos of a task in chronological sequence. The app starts off with a video demonstrating a life skills tasks such as “Putting on sneakers”. After the video is shown, a review of the task is provided using 3 still photos taken from the video depicting each step in the task. For example in the task of “Putting on your sneakers”, the 3 steps would be “Put on your socks”, “Put on your sneakers”, and “Tie the laces”

Sequencing Tasks: Life Skills-Bundle #4

Sequencing Tasks: Life Skills-Bundle #4 is an application which focuses on the cognitive skill of arranging photos of a task in chronological sequence. The app starts off with a video demonstrating a life skills tasks such as “Crossing the street”. After the video is shown, a review of the task is provided using 3 still photos taken from the video depicting each step in the task. For example in the task of “Crossing the street”, the 3 steps would be “Wait for the walk signal”, “Look both ways u

Shakers

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To allow children with cognitive and motor impairments participate in manipulative activities, involving rhythm and dance movements

Shapeometry

ShapeOmetry is a board game designed for children as fun way to develop geometric, spatial, abstract, and quantitative reasoning skills. To solve the puzzle challenges, stack green pieces on top of blue pieces, or vice versa, to create identical shapes. Through hands-on play, students build key skills, such as strategies and mathematical understandings (part-to-whole relationships). Perfect for children needing to develop visual processing skills. For use during Occupational Therapy sessions, at

Sheepskin Hand Posies With Spacer

The Sheepskin Hand Posies with Spacer is a hand positioner designed for use with individuals with contractures. Washable Sheepskin Hand Posies keep the nails from damaging the palm and keep the fingers open. The washable sheepskin absorbs moisture for added comfort. This splint is held in place by an elastic strap. SIZES: One size.

Sheepskin Hand Posies Without Spacer

The Sheepskin Hand Posie Without Spacer is a hand positioner designed for use by individuals with contractures. Washable Medical Sheepskin covers and protects the palm and absorbs moisture.It is held in place by an elastic strap. SIZES: One size.

Shopping Signs And Words

Shopping Signs and Words is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program teaches 80 signs and words which are essential for general shopping, including cash, change, checkout, clerk, discount, carryout, and pay here. Multimedia software combines live action video and human-quality audio in an adult format. Corresponding print exercises to reinforce learning (approximately 100 hours of

Shower Chair Adaptations

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To adapt a commercially-available shower commode chair to meet the safety needs of an individual with multiple sclerosis. Because the individual has spasms and tremors and has difficulty controlling his movements, he required assistance to remain upright and safe in the shower. To protect the individual's back from the metal bar across the back of the chair. A pad of closed-cell foam was attached to the back of the chair with straps made of seat belt webbing and finis

Siberian Husky (Model 8049)

The Siberian Husky, model 8049, is a switch-operated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity, mobility, or severe physical disabilities. When a connected capability switch (not included) is activated, this plush dog walks, barks, and wags its tail. POWER: Uses 2 C batteries. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 4 x 10 x 10 inches. COLOR: Grey and white.

Side Vision Training Lights

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To assist a therapist in retraining perceptual awareness on one side of the body for individuals who have had strokes. This set of three differently colored lights is operated from a control box which can turn on each light individually or in combinations and also contains a buzzer to draw attention as needed. Each light can be extended up to feet away and can be placed on posts or tables. The lights are operated in the client's side vision area by a trained the

Sight Word Cues

Sight Word Cues is a speech activity to be used by students in the classroom, in speech therapy, or at home, for learning words kinesthetically. Six blue cubes with sight words on each of their faces. Players toss the cubes as they learn the 36 most common words, using them in a sentence to challenge themselves further. Quiet when rolled. Easy to clean.

Signature Walk-In Bathtub With Jets

Signature Walk-In Bathtub with Jets is an accessible shower bathtub designed for use by individuals with balance or lower extremity disabilities or arthritis. There is an inward opening door and non-slip surface to help make entering and exiting the Signature Walk-In Bathtub simple and safe. In addition, there is a low 5 inch step to assist in lowering yourself onto the 17 inch Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant contoured seat. Accessories include: Safety grab bars, designer fauce

Simulator Ii

The Simulator II is an assessment and evaluation system designed for use as part of physical therapy of the upper extremity and hands. With measures in both isotonic and isometric modes, this system can replicate most upper extremity functional activities, including lifting, to support the evaluation of strength and functional capabilities. It comes with software with routines for extensive return-to-work assessments including Functional Capacity Evaluations (FCEs). Using this software, the the

Single-Surface Height-Adjustable Work Station

The Single-Surface Height-Adjustable Work Station is a height-adjustable work table designed to accomodate both manual and powered wheelchair users. The height is adjusted using a hand crank which retracts out of the way when not in use. A comfort recess enables the user to get close to the table to maximize usable surface area. Casters provide mobility. OPTIONS: Articulating keyboard arm. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): The work surface is 48 x 30 inches. The height is adjustable from 24 to 34 inches. COLO

Skil-Care Sensory Stimulation Wheelchair Tray

The Sensory Stimulation Wheelchair Tray is a wheelchair tray to give its user visual and tactile stimulation by providing a soft gel surface for the patient's arms and elbows that is colored with a night sky design. This tray allows its user to remain seated comfortably and has a wipe clean durable vinyl cover.

Skuut‚Ñ¢ Balance Bike

The Skuut™ Balance Bike is designed for children with autism, neurological and mobility disabilities. It provides the opportunity for children to learn to balance before trying to ride a standard two wheel bike. There are no pedals or training wheels to promote a false sense of learned balance. The Skuut Balance Bike let’s children propel themselves along at their own pace and comfort level. Standard features include a standard steering wheel and two pneumatic rubber tires. SIZES: One size. DIME

Sleep 'n Sync Programs

Sleep 'n Sync is designed for children with autism, cognitive and intellectual disabilities who help them over functional problems of flexibility, handling frustration or anger, learning what to do to help prevent being bullied and many more… while sound asleep. Sleep ’n Sync helps children achieve their goals fast through a technique that uses principles of neuroplasticity, positive suggestions, hypnotherapy and research on the sleep process. These lessons are incorporated into an audio that i

Sleepsonic Speaker Pillow For Kids

The Sleepsonic Speaker Pillow for Kids is an innovative pillow speaker designed to play music to help your child fall asleep. It is ideal for children with sensory processing disorders or who benefit from music while trying to transition to sleep.The Sleepsonic Speaker Pillow uses lightweight speakerphone technology, which emits a relaxing, high quality sound to the user through tiny loudspeakers located within the pillow. The stereo speaker pillow easily connects to most mp3 players and is powe

Slouch Couch

Slouch Couch is designed for young children who have difficulty independently sitting upright as a result of low muscle tone, cerebral palsy, Down’s syndrome or traumatic brain injury.  It is designed to keep their head and upper body at a higher level than their legs.  This allows parents and caregivers to supervise and maintain eye contact with the child. If additional support is needed, there is a harness that can be used to secure the child in place.  The curved shape allows youngsters to re

Smak-A-Ball

Smak-a-Ball is designed for children and adults of all skill levels working on improving their motor planning and bilateral coordination while increasing their arm and hand strength, endurance and range of motion. It is ideal for individual or dual playing. The Smak-a-Ball comes equipt with two very lightweight catching hoops and one beach style ball. The object of the game is to use the hoop with either 1 or 2 hands to catch the ball when tossed. To get the ball moving again, it is "smacked" fr

Small 5-Strap Rehab Wedge

The Small 5-Strap Rehab Wedge is a foam positioning wedge with strapsdesigned for use with individuals with neurological or physical disabilities. This wedge has five straps positioned from the top of the wedge to the bottom in equal intervals to ensure proper positioning. Individuals can be positioned either prone or supine. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 16 x 60 x 27 inches.

Small Inflatable Sensory Trays

This inflatable sensory tray is designed to provide a sensory experience for individuals 3 years and older. It allows multiple sensory stations to be set up, cleaned and stowed away when not in use. It is ideal for sand, water, snow and rice. Features a handy drain spout and PVC material.

Small Item Storage Solution For Van

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable an individual with Friedrich's ataxia to carry small items in a van which might get entangled in wheelchair wheels. Attach 3M picture hangers to the wall of the van within reach. They can used to hold a cell phone charger, coffee mug, and other small items. MATERIALS: 3M Picture Hangers. AUTHOR: Labbe, A. TITLE: Quest Extra: Doing It Yourself. JOURNAL: Quest. WEB SITE: http://www.mda.org/publications/quest/extra/qe14-5_diy.html REF: Volume 14, Number 5

Small Wooden Chair

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide seating to encourage development of trunk control for children with balance or lower extremity disabilities or other physical disabilities. Made of plywood, these chairs have a low back and armrests and enable children to sit with their feet flat on the floor. The chairs are well-braced for added strength. TITLE: Happy Seating. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Volume 27, Number 3, October 2007: p. 9-12. PAGES: 5. (including cover).

Smalltalk Aphasia - Female

SmallTalk Aphasia – Female is a direct selection communicator program designed for use by individuals with aphasia or speech or communication disabilities. This program allows a person to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch as a communicator. The program provides a vocabulary of pictures and videos that talk in a natural female human voice. The program contains a starter set of icons to introduce the user to the Lingraphica communication system and allows the user to personalize and expan

Smalltalk Common Phrases

SmallTalk Common Phrases is a speech training program designed for use by people with speech or communication disabilities and by occupational and speech therapists working with people with these disabilities. This application (or app) allows a person to use their Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to practice common phrases. The manufacturer recommends this program for people with apraxia, aphasia or dysarthria resulting from stroke or head injury. The app contains a series of speech-exercise vid

Smalltalk Consonant Blends

SmallTalk Consonant Blends is a speech training program designed for use by people with speech or communication disabilities and by occupational and speech therapists working with people with these disabilities. This application (or app) allows a person to use their Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to practice consonant blends. The manufacturer recommends this program for people with apraxia, aphasia or dysarthria resulting from stroke or head injury. The app contains a series of speech-exercise

Smalltalk Days, Months, Dates

SmallTalk Days, Months, Dates is a speech training program designed for use by people with speech or communication disabilities and by occupational and speech therapists working with people with these disabilities. This application (or app) allows a person to use their Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to practice time-related phrases. The manufacturer recommends this program for people with apraxia, aphasia or dysarthria resulting from stroke or head injury. The app contains a series of speech-e

Smalltalk Letters, Numbers, Colors

SmallTalk Letters, Numbers, Colors is a speech training program designed for use by occupational and speech therapists working with people with speech or communication disabilities. This application (or app) allows a person to use their Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to practice speaking letters, numbers, and colors. The manufacturer recommends this program for people with apraxia, aphasia or dysarthria resulting from stroke or head injury. The app contains a series of speech-exercise videos,

Smalltalk Phonemes

SmallTalk Phonemes is a speech training program designed for use by people with speech or communication disabilities and by occupational and speech therapists working with people with these disabilities. This application (or app) allows a person to use their Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to practice the English phonemes. The manufacturer recommends this program for people with apraxia, aphasia or dysarthria resulting from stroke or head injury. The app contains a series of speech-exercise vid

Smart Glove

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of an electronic glove which monitors post stroke patient progress while they play video games. Students at McGill University in Quebec, Canada have developed an electronic glove that can monitor how well people recovering from a stroke are playing video games. Sensors throughout the glove provide detailed information about hand motion, and the system can send the data to a physician or rehabilitation specialist. The glove can track the mov

Smartbuilt Home

The SmartBuilt Home is an house with built-in automation designed for use by individuals with mobility or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. The house has built-in home automation that links lighting, electrical outlets, HVAC (heating-ventilation-air conditioning) and home entertainment to a central computer, allowing them to be operated from anywhere in the home, or remotely via telephone or the internet. In-wall touchscreens show the status of the entire home through simple gr

Smirthwaite Classic Mobi-Walker

The Smirthwaite Classic Mobi-Walker is designed for use by older children and adults with walking or balance disabilities or who cannot bear weight. The walker features a swinging-arm opening for transfer from a sitting to standing position. The fully-adjustable saddle pad clips to the frame for added security. Both the upper and lower frame height adjust. SIZES: Size 1 (for children ages 8 to 14 years old)or size 2 (for individuals 15 years old through adult). DIMENSIONS (HxDxW): Size 1 is 38 t

Smurf Talking Toothbrush

These talking Smurf/Smurfette toothbrushes are designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities or other processing disorders, or any other impairment that affects their behavior/listening or understanding, in order to not only encourage them to brush, but also, the smurf/smurfette talks and teaches the user how to brush effectively.Bulky handle with edges top grip onto allows those with fine motor disabilities to benefit as well.

Snapdragon

The SnapDragon is a powered elevating wheelchair designed for indoor or outdoor use by children as young as one year old with mobility or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. FRAME: Modular powerbase in a choice of six standard colors. The chair disassembles for transport. CONTROLS: Programmable joystick. SEAT: The seat features an elastometric suspension and is custom-made to fit every individual. SEAT ELEVATOR: The powered seat elevator adjusts the height of the seat from the floor

Snug Seat Mustang Gait Trainer

The Mustang is an anterior/posterior gait trainer designed to provide positioning and support for children with neurological and motor disabilities such as cerebral palsy and spina bifida while they learn the skills of stepping/walking. The Mustang provides excellent upper body support and adjustable angle positioning for forward tilt in the anterior (front) configuration and full upright support in the posterior (rear) configuration. A variety of positioning accessories are available for childr

Soft Wrap

SOFT WRAP is an arm positioner designed for use with children with brain injury, cerebral palsy, or other upper extremity disabilities where rehabilitation of an affected arm is required. This soft wrap is intended for use during therapy to restrain the stronger arm, causing the child to use the arm being rehabilitated. This soft, comfortable wrap fits around the entire torso and features a pocket which holds the entire arm; a wide Velcro strip secures the wrap and permits adjustability.

Soft-Ice Head Band

The Soft-Ice Neck Collar is a cold pack designed for use by individuals with headaches or pain or multiple sclerosis or other neurological disabilities. This wrap is made of cotton-backed polyethylene foam with Velcro closures and uses one Soft-Ice Pack with straps for cooling or pain relief. OPTIONS: Extra Soft-Ice Pack. SIZES: One size. DIMENSIONS: The wrap is 4 x 14 inches and the cooling pack is 3 x 8 inches.

Solar Powered Ana-Digit Watch English German

Its features include solar power, 4 strong vibrating alarms, ana-digit movement always synchronizes analog hands with LCD time, calendar on LCD (Time, Day, Date, Month), and language selection English/German. It is solar powered so light charges a rechargeable battery. While using a light to charge the watch make sure the watch is 3 inches away from the bulb. In direct sun it will take 60-80 hours and if using a strong fluorescent lamp it will take 100-120 to go from low to high battery.

Soothing Pat Mat

Soothing Pat Mat is designed for use by both children and adults with autism, arthritis, cognitive impairments and limited physical mobility. It provides calming sensory stimulation. The mat can be filled with distilled warm water to ease the pain of arthritic hands. Add cool water to cool hot hands. When placed on the floor, it can be used to encourage infants to put weight on their hands and knees while looking at the colorful forms. It features a drainage plug for filling and refilling. DIME

Sound Smart

SoundSmart is a cognitive skills tutorial program and auditory training activity designed to improve listening skills, following directions, phonemic awareness, working memory, mental processing speed, and impulse control. It is a set of 11 entertaining, multi-level talking Bingo games organized in three modules. (1) Attention Coach - (Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced). In this module, spoken instructions become increasingly complex as the player progresses through a series of alphabet games. Th

Soundingboard 4

SoundingBoard transforms your iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad into a communication device. It is designed for use by children and adults with communication, cognitive, developmental delays or autism. This app or application allows you to create custom boards by using AbleNet symbols or your own photographs. CAPACITY: SoundingBoard is compatible with iPad 4th Generation, iPad 3rd Generation, iPad mini, iPhone 5 and iPod touch 5th Generation. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer SYSTEM

Speech Assistant

The Speech Assistant is a text to speech telephone system designed for use by individuals with speech disabilities. The system enables the user to communicate over a phone line with synthesized speech. Messages are typed in the system's text-to-speech program, which is installed on a personal computer (PC), personal digital assistant (PDA), or speech generating device. Messages are converted to synthesized voice audio and sent over the phone line by way of an included audio cable and interface c

Speedy Match

Speedy Match is visual perceptual motor game designed for older children and adults with development delays, cognitive and neurological impairments. It is designed to help build organization, design copy, speed of response, concentration and ocular skills. Speedy Match is a fast paced design copy game for 2-5 players arranged to facilitate eye and hand movement. Users shake the ball holder box to redistribute the 20 colored balls into the 25 available spaces (Each shake produces a new game boar

Spinning Communicator (Model 2043)

The Spinning Communicator, model 2043, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with speech or communication disabilities. The slightest touch rotates the carousel, enabling the most limited user to communicate special needs. This easy-access device can also be used in the classroom to match objects with words or pictures. Each of the 12 sectors has 18 seconds of recording time. Icons can be changed with the turn of a screw. Icons ar pictures are not included; however,

Spinning Symphony

Spinning Symphony is a musically based toy designed for children and adults with physical and cognitive disabilities. It is designed to engage users in active exploration, which helps to increase auditory development and listening skills. Press any of the bright colored instrument switches to hear six different Mozart compositions. At the touch of the switch, the user can add or subtract any of five different instruments (harp, French horn, piano, flute, and violin) from the composition. POWER:

Splatz Switch Holder

The Splatz Switch Holder is a washable, non-slip switch holder designed to hold 2.5 inch round switches (i.e. Jelly Bean, Buddy Button) in place while the user activates the device. Splatz hug the switches tightly, and are non-slip made to be soft and squishy, helping to prevent injury if a child hits their switch too hard. They also protect both the switch and the wire from impact, reducing damage and breakages of the buttons.

Spot It

Spot It is visual discrimination game designed for children and adults with neurological and cognitive disabilities. This game includes cards filled with colorful and appealing images. The object of the game is to be the first to spot the one and only one matching symbol between any 2 cards.

Spot The Difference

Spot the Difference is a game designed for children and adults with or without neurological impairments who are working on improving their visual discrimination and scanning skills. Players test their observation skills to see how many differences they can find between the 2 seemingly identical pictures. Using the included dry erase markers, players are encouraged to circle as many differences as they can find until the one minute timer runs out. Pictures come in 3 difficulty levels with 5, 10,

Sprintplus

SprintPlus is designed for children, students and adults with reading, writing, spelling and learning difficulties. Users can listen to any available text on their computer. SprintPlus can read text out loud as it is being entered. It helps in developing the user's reading and writing skills. SprintPlus uses a voice synthesizer to read out loud the content of documents by letter, by word, by paragraph, by line or by sentence. It also supports phonetic spelling. SprintPlus pronounces text as it i

Squirrel Stander Adapted For Use At Easel

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable a children at an early intervention center to stand at an easel. This stander has a plywood base and radiata pine uprights and a fabric back. The base is adjustable so the frame tilts up to 10 degrees backward. The fabric back is made of Brezeway, fabric used for outdoor furniture, for strength, ventilation, and softness. A torso strap and a strap to stabilize each leg are also made of Breezeway doubled over and fastened with Velcro in the back of the frame.

Squish Dics

Squish Disc are designed for ages 6 to adult. The sensory qualities of these discs are designed to provide tactile and visual stimulation to assist with calming and soothing. The translucent "beads," glitter and colored gel inside make each disc incredibly squeezable and cool to the touch. It can be used for those with sore or arthritic hands.

Ssr With Mic (Model Ssr-100)

The SSR (Supplemented Speech Recognition) with Mic, model SSR-100, is a voice input and word prediction program designed for use by individuals who have difficulty using speech recognition software because their speech or breathing may be unusual. The program integrates word prediction and speech recognition for users with speech that is dysarthric (difficult to understand) so significantly less typing is required to enter text. The package includes speech recognition software, a speech processi

Stabilized Regular Or Loop Household Scissors

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY -------DESRIPTION: Household loop scissors (that include finger holes in addition to the loop handle) or regular household scissors mounted onto a wooden base. PURPOSE: To enable students who have severe motor limitations to participate in cutting tasks. Following are some of the ways in which stabilized loop scissors have been used: The student presses the scissors with the dominant hand while an adult turns the paper. The student presses the scissors with a mouth

Stable Recliner Chair

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To stabilize a recliner equipped with casters and elevate it for easier sitting and rising. The chair's casters caused it to move when the user leaned against it while sitting down. A wooden frame was made to fit under the chair and stained to match the upholstery. The frame included insets to hold the casters and helped to elevate the chair. DIMENSIONS: The frame is 110 millimeters high and elevates the chair by 75 millimeters. TITLE: Post Stroke Assistance. JOURNAL

Stained Glass Coloring Book Volume 1

The Stained Glass Coloring Book is designed to capture colorists’ attention with its intricate designs as well as to exercise fingers or to do a fine motor exercise with an occupational therapist. Comes with 50 high resolution stained glass patterns, each printed on its own page and designed for colorists of all ages. Exercises fine motor abilities. Designed patterns are square, round, and rectangular.

Standard 3-Strap Rehab Wedge

The Standard 3-Strap Rehab Wedge is a foam positioning wedge designed for use with individuals with neurological and physical disabilities. The wedge has three straps that are positioned from the top of the wedge to the bottom in equal intervals top ensure proper positioning. Individuals can be positioned either prone or supine. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 16 x 72 x 36 inches.

Standard Wheelchair Cover

SureFit's Standard Wheelchair Cover is designed for use by individuals with limited mobility due to physical disabilities or neurological impairments who want to add a touch of style and comfort to the manual wheelchair. It features a classic quilting on the back and arms (which are padded for added comfort) and attractive colors, these Standard Wheelchair Covers instantly transform your chair into a more comfy place to be. Each Standard Wheelchair Cover also features a reversible, removable, d

Standers Car Swivel Cushion

The Standers Car Swivel Cushion is designed to benefit the elderly and persons with a mild to severe disability or condition which prevents that individual from getting in and/or out of the car safely. This product is intended to reduce pain on the back, hips and knees when exiting and entering a vehicle. Rotates 360 degrees. No tools, batteries or assembly required. Soft, quilted padding. Portable. Due to the hygiene or rehabilitation nature of this product, it is non-returnable.

Standing Frame

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a child with global developmental delays and low muscle tone with forward-leaning support while standing. This prone stander enables the child to be upright and to develop a tolerance for weight-bearing. Built to a therapist's specifications, the stander provides forward-leaning support and can be adjusted from upright to 30 degrees from vertical. The unit has a square tube steel frame, a wooden trunk support and footplate, fabric-covered foam padding, ches

Steel Bowling Ramp, Two Piece (Model H712062000)

The Aluminum Bowling Ramp, Two Piece, model H712062000, is a bowling ramp designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, mobility, or balance disabilities. This ramp can be used while seated or standing. The ramp is placed at the front of a lane and lined up for a direct path to the pins. The bowler simply gives the ball a slight push to send it rolling down the alley. The unit is made of steel with a clear, baked-on plastic finish and includes a "U" frame and one-piece ramp track. The U-

Sterling 303 Reclining Bath Lift

The Sterling 303 Reclinining Bath Lift is a portable powered bath lift designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility, neurological, or balance disabilities or spinal cord injury. This lift is securely fixed to the bathtub by suction cups. To remove the lift from the tub, the suction cups are released using the quick-release handle. The lift is equipped with a reclining seat with deluxe comfort covers and large folding side panels that open to rest on the edges of the tub, creat

Stool For Koala Corner Chair

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable a child with cerebral palsy to us a corner chair with his legs extended in front of him. Since the Koala Chair (see separate entry) was designed for sitting with the knees bemt, an extension stool was built. Made of 10 millimeter (mm) plywood, the stool is basically a box with a top that is height adjustable using a tri-nut. The stool latches to the base of the chair and is padded with fabric-covered foam attached to the stool with Velcro. DIMENSIONS: The fo

Strengthen Your Mind

Strengthen Your Mind, by Kristin Einberger and Janelle Sellick, is a workbook designed for individuals with early memory loss, for those individuals to use the activities independently, with a facilitator, or with groups for discussion and programming ideas,.intended to exercise the mind or for leisure and entertainment purposes to trigger memories and/or encourage conversation. Tips for use and an answer key on the back of each sheet. Volume 1 exercises include use of the five senses; volume 2

Strider‚Ñ¢ 12 No-Pedal Balance Bike

The STRIDER™ 12 No-Pedal Balance Bike is for children approximately 18 months to 5 years of age. The STRIDER 12 No-Pedal Balance Bike helps children learn to balance on a bike at their own pace. Most children "walk" the STRIDER 12 balance bike to start without using the seat. As they feel more comfortable, they sit on the seat and lift their feet. The STRIDER 12 balance bike is designed for children to graduate directly to a pedal bike, eliminating the need for tricycles and training wheels. The

Stroke Rehab Exerciser

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable individuals undergoing stroke rehabilitation of the arms to exercise independently. This modified chair has two 5/8-inch steel "runners" firmly attached on either side with both vertical and horizontal sponge padded steel slider tubes that allow for consistent, controlled exercise of both the left and right arm, as required. Another chair on either side allows for multiple users. TITLE: The Stroke Rehab Exerciser. WEB SITE: Workshop Solutions at http:

Sugru Diy Accessibility Switch

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY -------DESCRIPTION: A thermoplastic cuff formed to the thigh which has a pointer attached to it. This device allows an individual to point on a communication board, play certain musical instruments, paint, etc. PURPOSE: To offer students who have some control of hip movements (but very poor or absent head, arm, or hand control) a method for interacting with the objects in their environment.

Super Duper Skinny Squeezers

The Super Duper Squeezers™ are designed for individuals exercising their dexterity by using a 3-finger grasps or through using their pincher. Is a jumbo version of Skinny Mini Squeezers™ Tweezer-style tongs have very pointy tips which offers more practice of fine motor skills. For ages 5-up. Adult supervision is required due to the pointy tips.

Super-Sized Communicator With Levels (Model 1221)

The Super-Sized Communicator with Levels, model 1221, is a direct selection or scanning communicator designed for use by individuals with communication and cognitive disabilities. This unit features four large compartments that hold photographs, symbols, or objects to identify messages. The device offers four five-second messages on twelve levels. Linear scanning allows scanning by activating a capability switch (required but not included) with a choice of automatic or inverse scanning. Each com

Supine Stander

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide standing ability for a child unable to stand unaided. Made of plywood, the unit is hinged at the bottom to enable the unit to be tilted as needed. A sliding metal rod at the back holds the frame in place. The stander is equipped with a tray that moves with the stander to keep it parallel to the ground. Semi-circular aluminum brackets under the tray pivot on the tray support bar for the necessary movement. The stander is also equipped with two pairs of padde

Supro

Supro is a supine stander that has been designed for children from 2 years to young adult who need to develop and maintain their ability to weight bear through their lower extremities. It offers full posterior body contact and is suitable for users with little or no head control. The Supro provides the option of supine, prone and vertical standing in one frame. Its design gives an angle range of 90° allowing it to achieve a horizontal and vertical position. By removing the head support, re-fixin

Surfboard Voice Activated Remote

The Surfboard Voice Activated Remote is a television remote control designed for use by individuals with vision, fine motor, or mobility disabilities, arthritis, or spinal cord injury. This remote controls the television, VCR, DVD, cable, and satellite dish with the voice commands. The Help button talks the user through the automated setup for TV, cable, or satellite equipment. Although it requires more programming, it can also be used with a VCR, DVD player, or a Tivo. If the brand in use is no

Survival Signs And Words

Survival Signs and Words is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program teaches 60 signs and words which are essential for safe independent living, including cashier, bus stop, don't walk, do not enter, exit, and police. Multimedia software combines live action video and human-quality audio in an adult format. Corresponding print exercises to reinforce learning (approximately 100 hou

Swallow Aid

SwallowAid was designed for those persons who have a disability or a condition that causes difficulty while swallowing or dysphagia, a disability caused by a brain or spinal cord injury, a stroke, or a nervous system illness, such as multiple sclerosis and muscular dystrophy. This aid helps users take oral medications that are, otherwise, difficult to swallow, bad tasting and/or bad smelling, i.e. large dry pills or non-desirable liquids. Sugar Free. Salt Free. Lactose Free. Drug Free. Certified

Swifty Usb Switch Interface

The Swifty USB Switch Interface is a switch interface designed to provide mouse or keyboard emulation for people with severe physical, neurological, or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This device can output mouse clicks, joystick button actions, or keyboard functions. This device It accepts standard 3.5-millimeter (mm) stereo or mono plugs for directly connecting up to two adaptive switches. When used with Beam (not included; see separate entry), the device supports three inp

Swing Away Mount (Model Sm-Sam230)

The Swing Away Mount, model SM-SAM230, is switch mounting hardware designed for use by individuals with severe physical or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. This mount attaches directly to a wheelchair armrest. With the pull of a lever the arm swings away for removal when not in use. This mount can be used with proximity sensors or mechanical switches (not included).

Switch Accessible Puzzle

Switch Accessible Puzzles is a 3D puzzle matching game for children ages 2 and up to improve their visual perceptual skills. This application is modeled after wooden puzzles with cutouts. The use is presented with a board that can have 2,3,4 or 5 cutouts in it. One at a time a puzzle piece appears on top of the board and the user must place piece in the proper cutout. When it is properly in place, a new puzzle piece appears. Once all of the pieces are placed into the correct cutouts, a new pu

Switch Adapted Giggle Pig

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To make a toy accessible by adding a switch for children with limited fine and gross motor development. PREPPARATION Step 1: For this Instructable you will need the following: 1. Drill with 1/4 inch or drill bit. 2. Glue Gun. 3 Soldering iron and solder. 3. Wire strippers and two pieces of small gauge wire. 4 Jelly bean Switch or similar to test your work. 5. Small electronics sized Philips screw driver. 6. Giggle pig, cow, dog or the like. 7

Switch It Playstation Adapter

The Switch It Play Station Adapter is a switch adapter designed for use by individuals with physical or mobility disabilities. This device enables a Play Station to be operated using different types of switched joysticks and button switches.

Switch It Remote Stop Switch

The Switch It Remote Stop Switch is a powered wheelchair controller designed for use by wheelchair users and their caregivers. The remote stop switch enables the user to stop the chair by pressing a button. This radio frequency based unit is designed to work within a single room for a distance of up to 30 feet. OPTIONS: Key chain remotes are available.

Switchboard

The SwitchBoard is a portable touch switch designed for use with communication devices. The SwitchBoard has six built-in pressure switches with clear overlay pockets in which pictures or symbols can be placed. Objects also can be used as visual cues on each switch area. To use, plug the cords from the SwitchBoard into the external switch jacks of any communication aid. When a switch on the SwitchBoard is touched, the communication aid is activated. DIMENSIONS: 16 x 12 x 0.156 inches. WEIGHT: 1.5

Switched Head Arrays

The Switched Head Arrays are powered wheelchair controllers designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. These arrays are an arrangement of electronic sensors in a head rest designed to enable control of the functions of a power wheelchair via head movement. These systems utilize an adjustable and growable three-pad headrest with one Zero-Touch Sensor (ZTS) in each pad. As standard, the right pad turns right, left turns left and center activates forwar

Symbolsupport

SymbolSupport is a voice output symbolic language communicator program and symbolic language library designed for use by individuals with communication, learning or cognitive disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows the user to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to add symbols and speech to text. The program automatically adds symbols to text as the user types, and symbols can be set to appear above or below words. Documents are read with a text-to-speech voice while text is

Symmetry & Symmetry Youth

Symmetry and Symmetry Youth are standing frames designed for use by individuals with mobility or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. This frame supports full upright standing posture. It has a solid padded sliding seat and an adjustable sliding back, with lift arms that pull the system up and forward. The system maintains the position of the seat on the users' body while the user is standing or returning to the seated position. The seat is smooth on the front edge so the user gettin

Symword

SymWord is a talking word processor designed for use by early learning and older individuals with literacy deficiencies, including comprehension skills and for use by teachers & parents who can also create their own on-screen activities and quizzes to engage and challenge students as well as reinforce vocabulary and create spelling lists. Powerful word & symbol prediction converts words into symbols, and symbols into words. On Screen Grids and audio read-back assists in and reinforces re

Synapse Ada Workstation

The Synapse ADA Workstation is an accessible computer terminal designed for use by individuals with visual, mobility, physical, cognitive, or learning disabilities. This unit provides a hardware interface to a computer network or mainframe. Features are integrated for use in environments where more than one accommodation technology may be required, such as schools, libraries, the workplace, or assessment and evaluation centers. Available features include speech recognition, screen reader softwar

Synergistic Physio-Neuro Platform (Synphne)

-- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype stroke rehabilitation system to guide individuals who have experienced a stroke through the rehabilitation process. Developed by Dr. John Heng and his PhD student Banerji Subhasis, at Singapore's Nanyang Technological University, the new system known as the Synergistic Physio-Neuro Platform (SynPhNe) guides people who have experienced a stroke or brain injury through exercises, monitors their performance, and determine why they are unable to

Tabaccess

TabAccess is a Bluetooth switch interface for tablets designed for use by individuals with limited physical mobility and coordination. TabAccess enables interaction with tablet apps through connection of multiple accessible devices such as sip/puff, button switches, grasp switches. It is Android and iOS compatible. It is compatible with iOS 7 Switch Control Events. TabAccess can be mounted to power wheelchairs, adjustable beds, etc. No assembly is required for operation.

Table Clamp Mount

Table Clamp Mount is a mounting system designed to support small and medium size AAC devices. It is equipped with QuickShift-adjustment and 3D-offset. COLOR: Silver and Black. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Table Stand Dc

Table Stand DC is a table-mounting system with a straight and vertical tube designed to support AAC devices. It is also equipped with vibration and slip-proof rubber feet. The height can be adjusted from 0.2 to 9.8 inches. COLOR: Silver and Black. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Table Stand Mount Xl

Table Stand Mount XL is table-top and wheelchair mounting system designed to support AAC devices. There is an X-formed frame with an automatic leveling on uneven surfaces to ensure a sturdy mounting environment for all types of devices. HEIGHT: can be adjusted from 0.2 to 19.6 inches. COLOR: Silver and Black. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Table Stand Mount Xs

Table Stand Mount XS is table-top and wheelchair mounting system designed to support AAC devices. There is an X-formed frame with an automatic leveling on uneven surfaces to ensure a very sturdy mounting environment for all types of devices. The height can be adjusted from 0.2 to 9.8inches. COLOR: Silver and Black. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Tailwind Arm Rehabilitation Device

The Tailwind is an arm exerciser designed for use by individuals with brain injury or who have had strokes. Designed for independent use at home or during rehabilitation therapy,the device consists of two handles that move along independent, resistance-free tracks. The patient moves the handles along each track at a certain starting mark in response to auditory cues. The retraining program includes instruction in adjusting the track further away from the user’s body as more arm mobility is gaine

Talk Tablet

TalkTablet is an AAC speech/communication application for people who have difficulty communicating (speaking) as a result of autism, aphasia, Down Syndrome, stroke, laryngectomy or any other condition. TalkTablet generates speech output by offering buttons that contain words or phrases, or by using the on-screen keyboard. Buttons can contain pictures, text, photographs or any one of the over 11,000+ SymbolStix communication symbols included with this program. TalkTablet comes pre-loaded with sp

Talk Time Recordable Postcards

Talk Time Postcard is designed for children and adults practicing their writing and storytelling skills. Users can record up to a 10 second message. There is a write on and wipe off surface that can be used with dry erase writing tools (crayons, markers, pens) to write a message or draw a picture.

Talk Time Recordable Postcards

Talk Time Recordable Postcard is designed for children and adults practicing their writing and storytelling skills. Users can record a message for up to 10 seconds in length. There is a write on and wipe off surface that can be used with dry erase writing tools (crayons, markers, pens) to write a message or draw a picture. POWER: Batteries are not replaceable. CAPACITY: Able to record a 10 second message. COLOR: white. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Talking Calculator

The Talking Calculator is designed for use by those individuals who have a visual impairment or for individuals who find an auditory learning style helpful. It can be used without or with sounds. English only. Offers complete speech of the numbers. For example, if reading the number 78, it would say, "seventy-eight". It also offers digit-by-digit speech, where the number 78 would be read, "seven-eight". Volume control. Mute option. Angled display. Two triple-A (AAA) batteries included.

Talking Glowdice

Talking GlowDice is designed for individuals that have low vision or are blind. The user presses the “Roll” button and a randomly generated number between one and six is announced in digital speech. The corresponding number is displayed in bright blue LEDs. A Play Back button allows for a repeat of the digital voice announcement of the number rolled.

Tapio Ios Device Switch Interface

Tapio™ is a compact adaptive switch interface designed for use by individuals with severe physical, neurological, or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. It is a native USB device that can be connected to an Apple iOS device using an Apple Camera Interface Adapter. It accepts industry standard 3.5 millimeter stereo or mono plugs and directly interfaces up to two adaptive switches to an Apple iOS Device or computer. Tapio™ is powered from the device and does not require external po

Tater Toss

Tater Toss is a game designed for use with children with upper extremity or perceptual disabilities. This "hot potato" game enables players to work on passing and tossing skills as well as body awareness and postural stability by playing in different developmental positions. Whoever is holding the when its timer runs out and the bell rings is out.

Teaching Hands Wall Clock

The Teaching Hands Wall Clock is designed for use by students and adults with cognitive and intellectual impairments learning to tell time on an analog clock. It takes the guess work out of telling time by highlighting the correct hour and minute numerals. This working clock's patent-pending hands help to attract your students' attention and help them learn to tell time quickly. Think of the hands as training wheels for an analog clock. The shapes at the end of each hand help train the student's

Telephone Holster

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable an individual who uses a wheelchair to transport and keep within reach a cordless telephone. A tube with an open top and a closed bottom was made of weatherproof material. The tube was fastened underneath the wheelchair seat with the phone's antenna extending into reach while staying close to the side of the chair. TITLE: The Telephone Holster. WEB SITE: Workshop Solutions at http://www.workshopsolutions.com/COMPLETE/telhol.htm. REF: The originator,Bru

Tellus 4

Tellus 4 is a direct selection or keyboard communicator designed for use by individuals with communication or speech disabilities. It utilizes Windows 7 Pro 64 with Mind Express 4. There are integrated stereo speakers and audio amplification and microphone. The Tellus 4 is equipped with RealSpeak (Nuance) or BrightSpeech (Acapela). In addition, Tellus 4supports the latest wireless technology: integrated WLAN, Bluetooth and 3G/UMTS mobile network technology. Result: e-mail, text messages and int

Terrycloth Crumb Catcher With Plastic Backing

This Terrycloth Crumb Catcher with Plastic Backing is designed for individuals with upper body limitations or upper body neuromuscular limitations that make it challenging to eat a meal or to do the plate to fork, fork to mouth motions. This product is a terrycloth clothing protector that ties around the neck and has a built-in pocket on the bottom that catches crumbs. The terrycloth is absorbent and the back is waterproof to prevent clothing from getting wet or stained. Machine washable. Comes

The Berenstain Bears Learn To Share Game

The Berenstain Bears Learn to Share Game is a board game with four pawns and die, based on a classic story, and designed to teach children (ages 4 and up) how to share, what good manners are, and the consequences of bad behaviors. Players drop the die down the treehouse and move their pawn (either Brother Bear, Sister Bear, Lizzy, or Cousin Freddie, across the board until a player reaches Mama and Papa Bear. Set includes 16 get in trouble cards, 16 do something nice cards, game board, tree house

The Everyday-Life Reading & Writing Binder 1

The Everyday-Life Reading & Writing (Binder 1) is a 3-ring open and close binder that is an educational tool or resource designed to help children with Autism develop reading skills along with everyday life skills, which special learners need to practice in order to master. Made for easy for copying. Each section is tabbed with a label. There is a CD that has printable pages. Some of the tasks covered in this binder include: reading the newspaper, instructions, schedules, websites, and email

The Hydrant

The Hydrant is designed for use by individuals with limited mobility as a result of back surgery, neurological disorders or spinal cord injuries. Its goal is to allow individuals to independently reach for a drink without calling for assistance. The Hydrant's unique, one piece, cap/handle/clip attaches securely onto beds, chairs, wheelchairs, car seats, belts, rucksacks, bikes, desks, etc. giving the user instant access to fluids allowing them to drink at any time without assistance. The user

The Incredible Flexible You Curriculum Set

The Incredible Flexible You Curriculum Set is a step-by-step guide intended for students or children, ages 4 to 7, with autism to improve, teach, and support social learning, problem solving skills, and social/emotional thinking, including how to think about the thoughts of others. The curriculum includes the following:

The Pill Reminder

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: The Pill Reminder is an Arduino controlled device to prompt a person when it is time to take their pills. The Pill Reminder has 14 pill compartments. Each compartment corresponds to one day of the week. Each day of the week has two compartments, one for morning pills and one for evening pills. Each pill compartment has an LED above it. Twice each day, morning and evening, the Pill Reminder will turn on the appropriate LED to indicate which pill compa

The Talkabout Game-Developming Self Esteem, Social And Friendship Skills

The Talkabout Game - Developing Self Esteem, Social and Friendship Skills is designed for children and young adults with cognitive, learning and emotional disabilities. It is designed to support those working on social communication skills, self-esteem and friendship skills. The board game offers a variety of possible social situations that may occur during a typical week. The purpose of the game is to work together. There is therefore no winner. Once a player has got to the middle of the board,

Therapeutic Riding Bolster

The Therapeutic Riding Bolster is a riding bolster designed for use in therapeutic riding programs. This bolster enables the therapist and side walkers to focus only on the rider by providing support for riders with limited trunk control. The bolster has adjustable straps that can be attached to each side of a saddle, surcingle, or bareback pad. Made of easy-to-care-for heavy-duty Waxwear, it has heavy-duty hardware and a pillow insert. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 14 x 7 inches.

Therapy Ball Stabilizing Ring

The Therapy Ball Stabilizing Ring is a balance training device designed for use with individuals with neurological, balance, or mobility disabilities. This molded plastic ring is designed to hold any size therapy ball, allowing the ball to sit on the ring while the user sits on the ball. This device is intended for individuals working on sitting balance who are not prepared for the less stable environment of a therapy ball.

Therapy Shoppe Backwards Weighted Vest

The Therapy Shoppe Backwards Weighted Vest is a weighted vest designed for use in sensory integration activities by children with physical or neurological disabilities. These fully-lined, denim vests feature a Velcro closure in the back to reduce unwanted removal, a low, rounded neck in the front, sealed sandbag weights, and four discreet inside pockets that accommodate various sized weights. The extra-small and small vests each include four four-ounce weightss and the medium vest includes four

Therapy Shoppe Balance Rocker Board

The Therapy Shoppe Balance Rocker Board is a balance training device designed for use by individuals with balance or neurological disabilities. These units can be used for developing balance skills, postural strength and stability, and for providing vestibular-movement input for children, teens, and adults. These solid-wood boards provide forwards-backwards, and side-to-side movements and can be used while sitting, kneeling, or standing. DIMENSIONS: 18 x 18 x 5 inches. CAPACITY: 250 pounds.

Therapy Shoppe Spinning Board

The Therapy Shoppe Spinning Boards are designed for use with individuals with balance or neurological disabilities. These solid wood spinning boards are designed to be used by children and adults in school, clinic, or home settings for vestibular (movement) input. DIMENSIONS: 18, 21, or 24 inches. CAPACITY: 400 poumds.

Therapy Shoppe T-Stool

The Therapy Shoppe T-Stool is a balance training device designed for use by individuals with balance or neurological disabilities. These durable sold-wood stools can be used to incorporate balance training in the classroom, during therapy games, or to work on postural stability and trunk control. DIMENSIONS: Available in 12, 14, or 16 inches high. The seating surface measure 9 x 10 inches.

Therapy Shoppe Weighted Vest

The Therapy Shoppe Weighted Vest is a weighted vest designed for use in sensory integration activities by children with physical or neurological disabilities. Made of denim with a unisex-design lining, this vest is designed to provide proprioceptive input, creating a calming, organizing effect for many children. Features include Velcro closures, sealed sandbag weights, and four hidden inside pockets that are designed to accommodate a variety of different sized weights. The extra-small and small

Therapytrainer

The TherapyTrainer is an arm or leg exerciser designed for use by individuals with upper or lower extremity disabilities, stroke,or cardiac disabilities. The cycle-style unit can be placed on a table for seated or standing upper extremity use or on the floor for lower extremity exercise. The unit uses magnetic resistance for smooth pedal motion and includes a set of standard and Velcro pedals. The unit features a digital display, variable resistance, hand/foot loops on the pedals, and tracking l

Thermostat Control Arm

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable an individual with upper extremity disabilities and who uses a wheelchair to adjust the thermostat in her apartment. A frame of copper tubing was already mounted on the wall near the thermostat in order to mount an Adjustable Telephone Support. The frame has spare space, and additional items can easily be attached to it using small, narrow hose clips. A new bracket, complete with a lever, was assembled and attached to the frame. The user is able get to

Thinking Home

Thinking Home 2 is a home automation program designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. It supports both PowerLinc V2 models, ActiveHome Pro (model CM-15A), and more than 100 other models of gadgets and scores of USB serial adapters. In many cases, it can store the user's schedule in a controller so devices can be operated without the computer. The system has built-in speech recognition for voice commands, and provides spoken announcements. A Setup Assista

Thomas Steady Arm

The Thomas Steady Arm is an arm support for feeding and a writing aid designed for use by children or adults with disabilities causing arm and hand tremors. This unit eliminates and/or significantly controls tremors by supporting graduated vertical, horizontal, and circular movements. The unit mounts to any table top (other than glass) or to a wheelchair. The user's arm is placed in a trough-style arm holder and secured with straps, and the unit's three tension adjusters are set to counter tremo

Thomashilfen Thevo Twist Seating System

Thomashilfen Thevotwist Seating System is a manual stroller designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. Thomashilfen thevotwist stroller gives optimum support to child while allowing the possibility for small trunk movements. While seated in the Thevotwist stroller, users are able to use their arms and hands while being supported. The Stroller incorporates Micro-Stimulation technology and Balance Safety System. Thevotwist Stro

Tibion Bionic Leg

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a powered knee orthosis for individuals with neuromuscular disabilities, arthritis, or people recovering from surgery or stroke. The device is indicated in the United States for use by rehabilitation centers as a training aid in helping recover a proper walking gait. Software that controls the knee has been rewritten specifically to work for stroke rehab. The system is currently undergoing a 24-patient trial at New York Presbyterian Hosp

Tilt-In-Space Chair

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a child with global developmental delays and low muscle tone with appropriate seating and positioning. The chair is made of lightweight plywood and is angle-adjustable from upright to 45 degrees reclining using trinuts. This enables the user to sit upright for as long as can be tolerated and then recline as needed. The chair is equipped with a tray clamped to metal slides, making it adjustable in height and tilt, and enabling it to follow the angle of the c

Time Tracker Mini

The Time Tracker Mini is designed for preschool and elementary school students who have time management challenges as it helps children manage their time during school and home activities. Offers visual and auditory indicators with 2 dials: total alarm time and warning time. The Time Tracker Mini quietly counts down and when time is up, the colored light glows and the alarm sounds. Mute option available to mute sound and use only the light as an indicator. Warning feature signals a few minutes b

Timy

Timy is a car seat designed for children who require additional support for positioning due to limited physical mobility. The Timy comes equip with lateral supports and a double-sided shoulder belt guide. There is a 90-degree turn out system for easy access with anatomically formed cushion parts. The seat depth is adjustable to promote a proper fit. The Timy has been crash tested to ECE R44-04. OPTIONS: Footplate and Support Frame SIZES: Junior, Standard, Senior, Senior Max. DIMENSIONS: Width 2

Tmx Elmo

TMX Elmo is a switch adapted tou designed for use by children with severe physical, mobility, or upper extremity disabilities. When activated with a capability switch (required but not included) connected to the activator box, Sesame Street's Elmo giggles and shakes and performs a routine of realistic movements. POWER: Elmo uses six double-A Batteries; the activator box requires two triple-A Batteries.

Todd Bath Seat

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a child with global developmental delays and low muscle tone with appropriate seating and positioning for bathing. The chair is made of PVC pressure pipe and fittings, with a seat and back of outdoor fabric. The seat is also equipped with a webbing pelvic strap and crotch strap. The base frame is fitted with suction cups for security and stability. The seat back is fixed at 90 degrees to the seat and the entire seat unit can be reclined from 32 to 50 degree

Toddler Kore Wobble Chair

Toddler Kore Wobble Chair is a seat design to allow movement when children are required to sit. The base of the Toddler Kore Wobble Chair is designed to allow movement in 360 degrees and to remain upright without tipping over. When the user stands up, the chair stays in place. The Toddler Kore Wobble Chair will allow rocking from side to side, front to back or anywhere in between. The constant motion of the chair provides feedback to the brain to help the child understand where their body is in

Tough Shirt *unisex* (Model 307)

The Tough Shirt *Unisex*, model 307, is a men's or women's shirt designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities or autism. This shirt has reinforced stitches and is bar tacked in areas where extra reinforcement is needed. The material is a blend of heavy twill with supplex lining. The shirt is available with long sleeves. SIZE: Small (36 chest), medium (38 chest), large (40 chest), extra large (42 chest), extra extra large (44 chest), and extra extra extra large (46 chest). COLOR: O

TR2 Patient Alarm, 10/cs

The TR2 Patient Alarm, 10/cs is designed for persons with severe medical disabilities who may roll or fall from a laying down or seated position and need to be monitored, although these individuals may be otherwise mostly independent. Alarm is on after the cable is put in place and lock-and load switch is closed to hold battery sensor cables in place. Device is triggered when he switch is opened and alarm sounds. Chime or Alarm alert options. Two concealed reset buttons must be simultaneously pr

Traverse Climbing Wall For Preschoolers

The Climbing Wall is designed for children with little coordination, poor motor planning skills, and weak muscles to develop those skills along with confidence and muscle tone. Buyers are to send into Fun and Function their room dimensions and the child’s or children’s age range. Fun and Function will customize the wall accordingly. WeeKidz® Traverse Wall is a child friendly version of the traditional traverse wall. Children are supported by large red and yellow hand holds in a variety of shapes

Treatment Ladder

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a means of helping a child with cerebral palsy to stand independently, to practice dressing while standing, and to provide an aid to practice moving from sitting to standing. The ladder has two pine uprights, each attached to a stable ski-shaped base. Five rungs made of 19 millimeter (mm) dowels are mounted to an inner upright that is height-adjustable using a tri-nut. DIMENSIONS: The height adjusts from 100 to 400 mm above the floor. TITLE: Keeping Active.

Tri-Flex Ii

The Tri-Flex II is a motorized bed designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This heavy- duty bed includes a three-piece interchangeable mattress and a sliding surface that expands or contracts for a wider or narrower surface width. Users can get in and out of the bed through the side or through the foot of the bed. Other features include caster wheels, rotating side rails, one button Trendelenberg functions, molded plastic head and foot boards, and

Triumph Mobility Escape Rollator

Triumph Mobility Escape Rollator is an ergonomic walker specifically designed for those with limited mobility due to arthritis, osteoarthritis, or a stroke. The Triumph Mobility Escape Rollator is available in 3 seat height adjustments to fit almost any user from 4 feet 7 inches to 6 feet 7 inches and has a compact folding system that is easy to fold with a simple lift of the lock release handle. In addition, you can partly fold the Escape to pass through narrow doors and spaces. This design ma

Tumble Forms 2 Wedges (Models Deluxe Strap Wedges (Models 2779A Thru 2779E)

The Tumble Forms Wedges and Tumble Forms Deluxe Strap Wedges are large foam shapes and positioning wedges designed for use with children and adults with physical disabilities, during gross motor activities such as rolling, tumbling, walking up or down hill, or for creating a comfortable environment for reading. The Deluxe Strap Wedges have a 4-inch wide Velcro strap to provide gentle support when positioning the user. DIMENSIONS: The Deluxe Strap Wedges, models 2779A and 2779B have a 20 x 22 in

Tumble Forms Biform Wedge (Models 2805A Thru 2805D)

The Tumble Forms Biform Wedge is a dual-height positioning wedge designed to allow positioning a child at either a higher or lower elevation. Elevation can be changed by simply turning the wedge over. The wedges may be nested together and secured with Velcro straps to expand positioning options. They feature lateral supports and a special contour shape to provide extra support to the user. These wedges are constructed of high density foam with a flexible coating that is washable, seamless, imper

Turboset Tournament

Turboset Tournament is a fishing accessory designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities or arthritis. This unit attaches to the fishing pole to support the user's arm to increase casting accuracy and hook set power. The set includes a six-way adjustable attaching bracket, the arm support cradle, a comfort pad, a pole pad, an arm strap (optional use), and stainless steel hardware. GUARANTEE: Lifetime guarantee.

Turtle Invaders

Turtle Invaders is a cause and effect program designed for children ages 4-8. It is designed to improve eye-hand coordination and fine motor skills in children with special needs and younger children. The settings can be customized to adjust the game options based on an individual’s skill level. Turtle Invaders is also compatible for switch accessible for children with limited motor coordination. Graphics and music can be adjusted to make this game suitable for children with sensory processi

Twenty Categories

Twenty Categories is cognitive skills tutorial program designed to provide practice in using categorization skills through the use of multiple choice questions for children and adults with language learning, developmental, severe physical, visual or hearing disabilities, or autism, as well as adults with traumatic brain injury or aphasia. Three hundred nouns in 20 categories are contained on two disks. The questions train categorization concepts in three ways: Inclusion: Category to Noun, Inclus

Twinrider

Twinrider is a sit-down snowboard designed for individuals with limited lower extremity mobility as a result of a spinal cord injury, neurological incident or traumatic brain injury.  It is designed to promote independent riding, while encouraging a true board sports sideway stance and full control over board performance in both carving and skidding turns.

Udrink

The uDrink is a can, cup, or bottle holder designed for use by individuals with severe physical, neurological, upper extremity, or grasping disabilities or spinal cord injury. This device consists of a container holder with super grip non-slip strap liner and a stainless steel handle with a rubberized coating. The strap liner allows the strap to securely hold irregularly shaped items and containers, as well as containers covered in condensation. The handle is equipped with a slot through which t

Ultimate Stroller Base

The Ultimate Stroller Base is a stroller for detachable car seat designed for use with children with mobility, balance, walking, or severe physical disabilities. Designed to be used as a mobility base for the Ultimate Car Seat (see separate entry), the folding, lightweight aluminum stroller has a locking mechanism that holds the car seat at a 20-degree angle. The stroller features a height-adjustable foot rest, foam-padded handles, and foot-operated wheel locks. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 39 X 35 x 23.

Ultratwin Freespan Traverse

The UltraTwin FreeSpan Traverse is an overhead powered bariatric transfer lift designed for use by obese individuals with lower extremity, mobility, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This traverse system consists of a movable traverse rail mounted on two fixed rails. The ceiling-mounted traverse system makes the entire area of a room accessible for lifting and transfer. Traverse rails can be connected via switches, enabling, for example, transfers between different rooms. Th

Unger Nifty Nabber Bagger

Unger Nifty Nabber Bagger is designed for use by individuals with limited arm, shoulder and back movement as a result of arthritis, surgery or neurological involvement. It is a collapsible canvas trash bin that is ideal for retrieving and collecting litter. It is an ergonomic and lightweight bag that can be dragged along the ground while working. It holds up to 30 gallons. Its robust design allows the garment to be pulled on the ground. Its ergonomic design promotes less bending or lifting. Th

Unger Nifty Nabber Trigger Grip

Unger Nifty Nabber Trigger Grip is designed for use by individuals with limited arm, shoulder and back movement as a result of arthritis, surgery or neurological involvement. It is a medium-duty grabber featuring a magnetic tip, 360 degree rotating head and smooth-action trigger grip. The light-weight design enables greater wrist flexibility and less arm stress. It utilizes an ergonomic designed grip with trigger-pull action for increased comfort and efficiency. The rubber claws with magnetic ti

Unger Nitty Nabbers

Unger Nitty Nabbers is designed for use by individuals with limited arm, shoulder and back movement as a result of arthritis, surgery or neurological involvement. The Unger Nitty Nabber is a multi-purpose reacher to assist with grabbing and reaching hard-to-reach objects without risking hand, arm, back or knee strain. Also allows picking up dirty items while avoiding skin contact or exposure to possibly harmful bacteria or chemicals. It was designed for an ergonomic grip for smooth trigger-pull

Universal Adaptive Drink Holder

This Universal Adaptive Drink Holder is designed for individuals who have limited or no grip, persons with disabilities that negatively affect their fine motor skills, a person with a traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, MS, cerebral palsy, someone who has arthritis or had a stroke. With the Universal Adaptive Drink Holder the user can drink independently. This product has a curved handle and can be adjusted to fit onto bottles, cans, cups & glasses of all different shapes, sizes and

Universal Lock

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of universal lock that allows children with disabilities to operate a school locker. In middle and high school, almost every student secures their locker with a dial combination lock. Individuals with cerebral palsy or spinal cord injury may be unable to use these types of locks due to a lack of motor or cognitive skills necessary to open a standard lock. A universal lock prototype was created and tested on children with special needs. The

Universal Nonverbal Intelligence Test

The Universal Nonverbal Intelligence Test (UNIT) is a cognitive ability assessment program designed for use by students with cognitive, communication, learning, or speech disabilities, or who are deaf or hard of hearing. This cognitive assessment program is a set of individually administered specialized tasks that measure cognitive abilities. Both administration and item response formats are completely nonverbal. The tests measure a broad range of complex memory and reasoning abilities, includin

Up N' Go (Adult And Bariatric)

The Up n' Go is a walker with lifter and gait trainer designed for use by adults with cerebral palsy, brain injury, or neurological, lower extremity, or walking disabilities. This unit consists of a mobility unit which is a wheeled walking frame with a wide U-shaped base with four casters, a suspension unit, and gas springs. The suspension unit is a carefully-designed harness that is designed to be comfortable to wear while sitting or standing and to be easy to put on or take off. The back side

Up N' Go (Toddler, Pediatric, & Youth)

The Up n' Go is a walker with lifter and gait trainer designed for use by children and youth with cerebral palsy, brain injury, or neurological, lower extremity, or walking disabilities. This unit consists of a mobility unit which is a wheeled walking frame with a wide U-shaped base with four casters, a suspension unit, and gas springs. The suspension unit is a carefully-designed harness that is designed to be comfortable to wear while sitting or standing and to be easy to put on or take off. Th

Utensil Strap (Model Ha-4196)

The Utensil Strap, model HA-4196, is a utensil holder designed for use by individuals with grasping disabilities. To use, attach the strap to the utensil and slip hand through the loop. SIZES: The strap fits most hands. DIMENSIONS: 220 millimeters long. WEIGHT: 5 grams.

Varyflex

Varyflex is a pediatric stander designed for children with limited mobility due to cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy and neurological disorders. It comes with a chest and hip straps for positing. The Varyflex standing frame is positioned on moveable platform with wheels.

Vector Gait & Safety System

Vector Gait & Safety System is designed for individuals recovering from stroke, amputations, orthopedic injuries and spinal cord injuries. Patient falls are the number one risk during the rehabilitation process and contribute to a loss of confidence, anxiety, activity restriction and injury. The Vector Gait and Safety System® helps to promote patient mobility and independence while reducing the risk of injury to both patients and therapists. Leveraging dynamic body weight support (DBWS),

Velcro Garment Fasteners

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRYPURPOSE: To adapt clothing for easier dressing for seniors or individuals with arthritis or fine motor, grasping, neurological, or upper extremity disabilities. This illustrated article, included in a chapter entitled "Bedroom & Getting Dressed," discusses ways in which sew-on Velcro tape can be used to modify clothing. Buttons can be replaced with Velcro, neck holes can be enlarged and the seams closed with Velcro, and Velcro can be sewn next to the zippers on pants, ski

Vertical Tray

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To hold object in view for an individual who is unable to move her neck to look down at a wheelchair tray. A vertical tray was made of wood that attached to the existing tray with quick-release clamps. The tray has vertical wings on each side to keep objects from falling off. The tray can be adjusted forward and backward for proper positioning. A clear plastic shelf was installed in slots on the tray and can be adjusted up or down for optimal viewing. TITLE: The

Vibrating Lollipop Switch

Vibrating Lollipop Switch is designed for clients working on cause and effect, eye-hand coordination and motor planning as a result of stroke, cerebral palsy or Down’s syndrome. It is a low-profile unit.  Users simply touch any surface point to engage and operate any adapted item. Each switch includes 6 inch cord with 1/8 inch mono plug.  Vigorous vibrations await the user.  Textured, “bumpy” surface provides additional tactile stimulation. 

Vineland Adaptive Behavior Scales, Second Edition

Vineland Adaptive Behavior Scales, Second Edition (Vineland-II) is an assessment designed for use to evaluate personal and social skills of children and adults with mental retardation, autism spectrum disorders (ASDs), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), brain injury, or dementia / Alzheimer’s disease. Psychologists and other professionals can use this assessment to identify individuals who have mental retardation, developmental delays, brain injuries, and other impairments. The ass

Virturl Motor Skills

VIRTUAL MOTOR SKILLS, Program #630, is a software program designed to give the user with limited motor skills the virtual experience of performing tasks by picking up, putting down, and moving objects around using 1 or 2 switches, a mouse click, or the computer keyboard. Skills introduced in this activity include the following: eye-hand coordination, scanning, matching, sequencing and sorting. In many of the activities, the user controls a life-like hand to complete tasks such as picking up colo

Visual Assistant

Visual Assistant is a cognitive aid, prompter, and job aid designed for use by individuals with cognitive and memory disabilities or brain injury. This program is software for a personal digital assistant (PDA) and provides visual and verbal cues to assist the user in performing individualized tasks set up by a caregiver, coach, or other interested party. Visual Assistant is sold as standalone software; with a dedicated PDA pre-loaded with the software; or with a Pocket PC cellular telephone pre

Visually Speaking: A Visual Guide For Non-Verbal Patients

Visually Speaking: A Visual Guide for Non-Verbal Communication is a communications book designed for use by people with communication, speech, neurological or severe physical disabilities, autism, stroke or brain injury. This ring-bound book has a series of pages with captioned graphics to which the user can point to indicate his or her emotional state; what activities he or she would like to do; what activities of daily living he or she might need assistance with; what he or she may be worrying

Vivo Infrared Jad Sauna

Jade Sauna by VIVO Wellness is an alternative health solution to traditional saunas found at gyms, health spas and wellness centers. It is designed for individuals experiencing muscular-skeletal challenges, circulatory problems (blood pressure), ulcers, brain injuries, cancer and menopause & menstrual discomfort. It uses a combination of infrared light with the time-tested healing effects of jade stones inside a comfortable, self-contained sauna capsule.

Vocally Infinity

The Vocally Infinity Voice Activated Dialer is a voice activated telephone dialer designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision, severe physical disabilities, or spinal cord injury. This hardware accessory connects to a telephone and phone line. For up to 40 names entered into its directory, it dials the number when the name of the person to be called is spoken. This model also enables the user to dial to any number, simply by saying the digits to dial, digit by digit. When th

Voice Switch

The Voice Switch is a sound-based control switch designed for use by individuals with neurological or severe physical disabilities, and a sound production training device designed for use by individuals with speech disabilities. This device provides a switch closure to control connected assistive technology in response to sound production, and it can be used to train sound production capability by persons with speech disabilities, including persons who have limited ability to produce sounds with

Voicecare Personal Emergency Response System

VoiceCare Personal Emergency Response System (PERS) is an emergency alert system with monitoring service designed for use by senior citizens and individuals with disabilities in need of medical and personal assistance. The system is comprised a of two-way voice console unit that connects to an existing phone line, and a lightweight waterproof personal activator with an illuminated help button, worn around the neck or wrist. If assistance is needed, the user presses the button and the console uni

Vose

The Vose is a pediatric stander designed for taller children with limited mobility due to cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy and neurological disorders. It comes with a double chest and hip straps for positing. The Vose standing frame is positioned on moveable platform with castors.

Vox Adjustable Workstation-Bi-Level Corner

The Vox™ Series by POPULAS is designed to accommodate various work heights for individuals of all sizes in a variety of work industries. It is designed to increase circulation, spine health, user productivity and interpersonal interactions. Vox™ workstations eliminate the cross brace, allowing ultimate knee space and complete freedom of movement. It is equipped with a push-button powered adjustment that has been designed to operate smoothly with minimal noise. It is built with extruded alumi

Vox Adjustable Workstation-Corner

The Vox™ Series by POPULAS is designed to accommodate various work heights for individuals of all sizes in a variety of work industries.It is designed to increase circulation, spine health, user productivity and interpersonal interactions. Vox™ workstations eliminate the cross brace, allowing ultimate knee space and complete freedom of movement. It is equipped with a push-button powered adjustment that has been designed to operate smoothly with minimal noise. It is built with extruded aluminum

Vox Adjustable Workstation-L Shape

The Vox™ Series by POPULAS is designed to accommodate various work heights for individuals of all sizes in a variety of work industries. It is designed to increase circulation, spine health, user productivity and interpersonal interactions. Vox™ workstations eliminate the cross brace, allowing ultimate knee space and complete freedom of movement. It is equipped with a push-button powered adjustment that has been designed to operate smoothly with minimal noise. It is built with extruded aluminum

Voyager Series (Models 420, 550, & 800) & Voyager Portable

The Voyager Series and the Voyager Portable are overhead transfer lift systems designed for use with individuals with balance disabilities, brain injury, cognitive disabilities, lower extremity disabilities, mobility disabilities, severe physical disabilities and spinal cord injury. The Voyager Series offers permanent and semi-permanent ceiling tracks with a lift system for moving individuals. The high strength track system installs into any ceiling. Features include a soft start and stop, two-s

Walkaide

WalkAide is a functional electrical stimulator (FES) designed for use by individuals with foot drop. This device simulates the typical nerve-to-muscle signals in the leg and foot, effectively lifting the toes at the appropriate time. The resulting movement is a smoother, more natural and safer stepping motion, and faster walking for longer distances with less fatigue. This device offers one-handed operation and application and is a small, self-contained unit that attaches to the leg below the kn

Walker

The Walker is a standing aid and gait trainer designed for use by individuals with balance, lower extremity, mobility, or walking disabilities or stroke. The Walker is available with a hydraulic or power lift mechanism that lifts using a U-shaped table for arm support and safety straps that support the user in the crotch. It also has a foldable spade seat that can assist in lifting. One the user, is standing, the Walker can be used as a gait trainer. It has four casters that feature a straight

Walking Frame

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable an individual with balance and muscle disabilities to replace her old walker with one built to the same specifications. The individual had used the same walker for 24 years and it had been damaged. Working with a therapist, a number of commercially-available alternatives were tried over several years, but a satisfactory replacement was not found. A custom-made walker was built using the specifications of the original unit. The walker has a welded steel frame

Walking Frame Modification

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable an individual with balance disabiolities and only one hand to use a walker. A commercially-available wheeled walker with a seat was purchased and adapted. First, the existing wheels were replaced with larger ones to make it easier to traverse bumpy surfaces. Next, the walker was fitted with a stainless steel cross bar between the existing handles. To add the cross bar, the rubber handgrip on the left side was removed and an aluminum swivel block was fitted o

Wall Clock With Day & Date

The Wall Clock with Day & Date is a calendar clock designed for use with individuals with Alzheimer's disease, cognitive disabilities, brain injury, or memory disabilities. The rectangular clock dispays the day of the week, the date, and the month above a large round analog clock face. The day of the week and the month are each presented as three-letter abbreviations. The clock face has large numbers at each position and dots for the minutes in between. The clock also has a second hand. The

Wallet Modification

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted wallet modification for individuals with a variety of physical disabilities including but not limited to: inability to use one hand; sight/depth perception disabilities; limited dexterity; spasms and tremors; or mobility disabilities. The concept was to create a wallet that can be easily manipulated with only one hand, has no small parts, is accessible to an individual sitting who is sitting down, and is designed to be secu

Water Glow Color LED Light Shower Head

Water Glow Color LED Light Shower Head is an innovative safety device designed for young children and individuals with multiple sclerosis and the aging population.  It visually alerts users the temperature of their shower. By simply twisting off the existing showerhead and replacing it with this Water Glow LED Shower Head, users can easily judge the best time to enter the shower depending on the color.  With three multi-color transitions, the shower head alerts users that the water is freezing w

Waterproof Seat Protector

This waterproof seat protector is meant for use by individuals who have incontinence or who wet and/or soil themselves. It is meant to prevent damage to wheelchairs, couches, chairs, etc. It absorbs up to one cup of moisture and helps protect sensitive skin from contact with fluids.

Wave Switch-Adapted Trackball

The Wave is a switch-adapted trackball designed for classroom use by individuals with limited hand control, motor skill or hand-eye coordination disabilities, and/or involuntary muscle spasms. Intended to provide plug-and-play access to classroom computers, this device features an oversized trackball with free-running movement that requires only the slightest touch. Color-coded buttons allow for left/right clicks, as well as drag lock, enabling users to "lock on" to a screen object so it can be

Weatherbee Power Chair Cover

The WeatherBee Power Chair Cover is designed to protect powered wheelchairs from dust or moisture during transport or storage. To use, slip the cover over the wheelchair and secure underneath using the locking drawstring. Grommets are also provided for additional fastening. The cover is available in standard or heavy-duty models. SIZES: Regular, large, extra large, or tall. DIMENSIONS(HxWxL): The regular cover is 38 x 18 x 44 inches. The large cover is 38 x 23 x 44 inches. The extra large cover

Weighted Bowl

The Weighted Bowl is designed for those individuals with arthritis, Parkinsons, Multiple Sclerosis and other Central Nervous System disorders, as it is reduce the bowl’s movement while eating. Also, insulated to keep food warm/cold, a feature designed to help those who know it takes them longer to feed themselves. Also helpful to other illnesses, injuries, or disorders that cause tremors in the upper body/to the hands.

Welcome Mat Ramp

The Welcome Mat Ramp is designed for use by individuals who have difficulty navigating doorway thresholds due to limited motor planning, lower extremity mobility and balance. The Welcome Mat is designed for structures with thresholds of 1 inch to 8 inches. When not in use, the carpet covered ramp lies flat and serves as a doormat. This ramp comes in a manual or a powered version that operates with a wireless remote. Simply pull a lever or push a remote button and the door side of the mat rais

Wentworth

Wentworth is a vertical stander designed for users from 18 months to early teens who require low to moderate levels of support while weight bearing. The Wentworth’s design allows it to be used as a hip stander suitable for targeting therapy for the development of specific areas such as trunk and shoulder girdle stability and head control. SIZES: 1 and 2. DIMENSIONS: Size 1: Thoracic support [top] to foot plate height 27.5-39.5", Pelvic Support [top] to foot plate height 15.75-31.5", Knee suppor

Wheelchair Arm Pouch (Model 16C003)

The Wheelchair Arm Pouch, model 16C003, is a wheelchair side pouch designed for use by wheelchair users. The pouch is designed to fit wheelchairs with desk-length arms and can also be used with walkers. It is made of leatherette material. DIMENSIONS: 8 x 9 inches.

Wheelchair Bag

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a means for a caregiver to carry items while pushing a wheelchair. A customized vinyl bag was made and held open and supported by a galvanized wire frame sewn into the top edge. A flap top and a return around the front and side edges protect the contents from the weather. Handles on each side of the center of the bag provide a means of carrying the bag away from the chair. Small straps made of the same material as the bag loop around the push handles of the

Wheelchair Belt Buckle Covers

Wheelchair Belt Buckle Covers is designed to prevent children and adults with cognitive disabilities who use wheelchairs from unlocking a wheelchair seat belt. Wheelchair Belt Buckle Covers offer a range of added security for patients who wear a push-button style of positioning belt by limiting the access to the button. Standard access buckles that are not limited are also offered as replacements for those that already come with the belt. 

Wheelchair Evacuator

The Wheelchair Evacuator is designed to attach to most manual wheelchairs to facilitate the safe evacuation of wheelchair users in an emergency evacuation. Not only does the Wheelchair Evacuator provide an alternative to most evacuation chairs it also provides evacuations of the wheelchair user in their own wheelchair, thus eliminating the need to move the wheelchair user into an evacuation devise.Evacuation of the wheelchair user up stairs. Evacuation of the wheelchair user to a place of safety

Wheelchair Handrim Pushing Aid

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRYPURPOSE: To enable a wheelchair user with a weak grasp to more easily propel a wheelchair. Tie three exercise bands together, end-to-end. Wrap the extended band around the handrim on one wheel of the wheelchair and tie the ends together. Repeat for the other wheel. MATERIALS: Six exercise bands. TITLE: Ten Dollar Tech. JOURNAL: TechTalk. REF: Summer 2007: p. 7. PAGES: 1.

Wheelchair Liberator Push Handles

Wheelchair Liberator is designed for individuals with limited mobility and use a wheelchair for mobility. It has been designed for everyday use by wheelchair users and their caregivers to make getting around easier, more convenient and more comfortable for both the user in the chair and those pushing. It was designed to make navigating various terrains such as curbs, steps, cobbles and gravel manageable. The Wheelchair Liberator comprises of two ergonomically designed handles that quickly and ea

Wheelchair Mounting Kit (Wcmk)

The Wheelchair Mounting Kit (WCMK) is a wheelchair mounting kit for communicators designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities who use wheelchairs. This stong, durable mounting systemcan be attached to either side of the wheelchair and uses a Daessy mounting clamp making the entire assembly removable as needed. The included collar allows the mount to rotate and lock to the front and side when not in use. Tubing styles include round, square, and 525 Quickie. DIMENSIONS: The ava

Wheelchair Safety Alarm

The Wheelchair Safety Alarm is designed to help caregivers keep track of the disabled love one. It sounds an alert as soon as the individual lifts themselves out of their wheelchair. Covered in waterproof vinyl. Can be used by other chairs as well. The pressure pad connects to the audio alarm. The alarm has an On/Off switch and battery warning.

Whirl Terzo

Whirl Terzo is a stander suitable for children from 12 months of age to young adult who require support while standing. It is designed to promote independence and encourage inclusion to help the user interact with their peers. The Whirl Terzo can be used in the home and school environments. It comes complete with anterior, pelvic and knee supports, cocoon sandals and activity tray. In addition, the Whirl Terzo is equipped with a 10° tilt to assist in achieving an optimum standing position. POWER

Whisperglide 600 Series Swing (Models 601, 602, 603, & 604)

The WhisperGLIDE 600 Series Swing is a wheelchair accessible lawn swing or glider designed for indoor or outdoor use by people with mobility or neurological disabilities. Models 601 and 603 are wheelchair accessible and offer one bench seat and space for a wheelchair. Models 602 and 604 have two bench seats. All models of this wheelchair swing include vinyl-coated steel seats and platform, a premium-grade canopy, a handrail, a push-pull bar, colorful easy-to-read instruction labels, twin lock-up

Who's Shoes Id Kit

Who's Shoes ID Kit is an emergency medical identification tag designed for use by children and adults with cognitive or communication disabilities or Alzheimer's disease. Each kit includes two identification bands that can be fastened to most shoe styles. The band is made of Velcro-brand hook-and-loop fastener and includes a water-resistant information label. The information label includes space for the individual's name, parent or caregiver name and emergency phone numbers, physician's name and

Widget Communicate: Symwriter

Widget Communicate: Symwriter is a symbol-supported word processor designed for use by people of widely different literacy levels, as it is not only useful in the classroom. Can use to author documents. Writers of any age or ability can use the Widgit symbols to see the meaning of words as they type, supporting access to new or challenging vocabulary. Create lists, stories, notes, and listen instead of proofreading.

Winter Poncho

The Winter Poncho is a poncho designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, lower extremity, balance, or mobility disabilities. Made of quilted and lined shearling fleece for warmth, this poncho features front closure and is cut for scooter and wheelchair safety. SIZE: One size for children and one size for adults. COLOR: Navy and taupe.

Wipe Assist

Wipe Assist is a product designed for individuals who have limited upper body mobility and find it difficult to adequately wipe themselves or for persons that cannot turn their torso and/or reach around in order to fully wipe themselves. Made especially for individuals with grasping, neurological, reaching, or upper extremity disabilities. The device is designed to hold toilet paper 16 inches out from where the user can reach. Wipe Assist allows users to wipe independently and without assistance

Wireless Gumball Switch

The Wireless Gumball Switch is a wireless touch switch designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injuries. Intended for users who can access a smaller target area, when the switch is pressed, it transmits a signal to the receiver (included), which activates a connected toy, device, or a computer switch interface system. This switch can be used as far away as 20 feet from the item. POWER: The receiver uses two double-A batteries and the sw

Wobble Board

The Wobble Board is a balance board designed for people with balance disabilities to practice their balance skills through improving posture and their overall relationship with gravity, greater confidence in sports, and daily living. Helps improve balance and coordination and better proprioceptive awareness for injury prevention. Also helps with greater trunk and pelvic girdle stability, increased leg and ankle range of motion, more core and upper body strength with sitting and pushup exercises.

Wood Walking Board

The Wood Walking Board is a balance beam designed for use with children with mobility, balance, or walking disabilities. Made of maple hardwood, the board offers two walking surfaces which can be changed by laying the board on the front or back side. The board is available in a low model or a high/intermediate model. The height on the high/intermediate model depends on the position of the end supports. DIMENSIONS (LxH): The low model is 7 feet, 10 inches x 7 inches. The intermediate/high model i

Words That Direct

Words that Direct is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program teaches 80 words which are essential for direction in the community. Included in the program are such words as: Back up, close, don’t turn, enter, no exit, open, push, pull, step down, step up and more. Multimedia software combines live action video and human-quality audio in an adult format. Corresponding print exercis

Working4

The PECS system is described as an aided augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) system in which individuals exchange pictures of items to obtain tangibles and other needs. The Working4 app is designed for use by individuals with communication and autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) who are using a visual reinforcement system. This app visually reminds the user what they are working for, how much work needs to be done and how close they are to earning a reward for that work. This app can b

Worm

The Worm is a positional device designed for use with children from 1 to 6 years of age with upper and lower extremity motor control as a result of neurological impairments, cerebral palsy and developmental delays.  The unique shape of this balance roll allows more movement possibilities and can encourage imaginative play. 

Wynn Literacy Solution

WYNN Literacy Software Solution is designed for use by individuals with reading challenges and writing difficulties. The software is designed on a bimodal approach - simultaneously highlighting the text as it is spoken - WYNN transforms printed text into understandable information that benefits readers of all ages. WYNN's four color-coded, rotating toolbars create a unique differentiator for this software solution. The simple point-and-click interface is extremely easy to use. The toolbars empha

XAVIX® Eyehand

Xavix Eyehand is designed for use by individuals Alzheimer’s and who have experienced a traumatic brain injury, stroke, or cardiovascular incident and are working to improve coordination between body and mind. Training not just with your head but also with both hands.  It stimulates the left and right side of your brain in a well-balanced manner. This helps build up the neurotransmission system between the brain and the body.

Yogarilla Fun Deck

Yogarilla Fun Deck is designed to teach children with and without physical disabilities traditional and original yoga poses. This set contains 55 yoga poses and 110 colorful activities on 6 inch x 8 inch cards to help children understand how their bodies and minds work together. Occupational therapists, speech-language pathologists, physical therapists, teachers, and parents can use yoga in the classroom, at home, or in treatment to improve fine and gross motor skills, sensory processing, atten

Zingui

Zingui is a dynamic tool for augmentative communication designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive, learning or speech disabilities. Zingui allows users to make recordings and store them into message cells. It comes with ready-made vocabulary that can be personalized. The Zingui can be operated via touch screen, through one or two switches, a USB mouse or any other USB access method. Zingui Plus offers all the features of Zingui, but with added text-to-speech software featurin

Zipper Pull Adaptations

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRYPURPOSE: To adapt clothing for easier dressing for seniors or individuals with arthritis or fine motor, grasping, neurological, or upper extremity disabilities. This illustrated article, included in a chapter entitled "Bedroom & Getting Dressed," discusses options for managing zippers. Options include attaching a key ring or chain to the existing tab, using a ribbon or nylon string loop, or replacing the existing zipper with a larger one. The article also discusses method

Zippie Iris

Zippie IRIS is designed for children 4 to 16 years of age who require the benefit of tilt and a caregiver’s assistance with mobility. The Zippie IRIS rotation-in-space wheelchair is a lightweight tilt-in space wheelchair. It offers 55 degrees of Rotation-in-Space Technology. The IRIS is able to grow as the child grows. Adjust the depth and center-of-gravity without replacing any parts. Additional special features include a 40 degree or 55 degree tilt range option to accommodate various posi

Zipzac

ZipZac® is designed for Designed for toddlers as early as 9 months of age up to 3 years of age with limited mobility. The ZipZap allows toddlers to move freely around on the floor to play and explore their world around them. It has 1-inch elevated casters (“Forward Tip” feature) that let a child tip forward just enough to pick up a toy from the floor. When the child leans back to normal position, the chair rights itself and the toddler is able to resume exploring. There are large 12 inch knobby

Zipzac

ZipZac® is designed for toddlers as young as 9 months of age up to 3 years of age with limited mobility. The ZipZap allows toddlers to move freely around on the floor to play and explore their world around them. It has 1-inch elevated casters (“Forward Tip” feature) that let a child tip forward just enough to pick up a toy from the floor. When the child leans back to normal position, the chair rights itself and the toddler is able to resume exploring. There are large 12 inch knobby latex-free

Zipzac Ii

ZipZac® II is designed for toddlers between 2 and 5 years of age with limited mobility. The ZipZac® allows toddlers to move freely around on the floor to play and explore their world around them. It has 1-inch elevated casters (“Forward Tip” feature) that let a child tip forward just enough to pick up a toy from the floor. When the child leans back to normal position, the chair rights itself and the toddler is able to resume exploring. There are large 12 inch knobby latex-free wheels where th

Zonco Mobile Arm Valet

The Zonco Mobile Arm Valet is an arm support designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or neurolological disabilities, muscular dystrophy, cerebral palsy, or spinal cord injury. This device features adjustable resistance, adjustable arm trough balance, adjustable arm trough pivot control, spring-loaded elbow assist, and multi-functional handgrip attachments for feeding, writing, accessing a keyboard, and brushing teeth, etc. A universal attachment aids in holding an electric toothbrus

Zoomate

ZOOMATE is a switch adapted Bluetooth device designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, fine motor, or severe physical disabilities. This cellular phone speaker add on allows any adaptive switch with an 1/8-inch plug (not included)to enable the user to answer, end, and initiate calls using the voice dialing software of the existing cell phone. OPTIONS: Adapter that Bluetooth-enables an existing cell phone.

Zoomi

The standard Zoomi is a youth positioning chair designed for use for children with mobility and neurological disabilities. Designed to promote good feet-on-the-floor posture, it can be used in the classroom and home. Both the seat and footrest can be easily adjusted to the appropriate height and depth, allowing the chair to accommodate the user's needs as they grow. Standard Zoomi chair comes complete with flat seat, backrest and pelvic strap. OPTIONS: Mobile skis, slotted footboard, transfer st

Zumo

Zumo is designed for use by children with or without special needs to control tablet application and games. Once paired to a device, simply press Zumo’s buttons and apps respond to the child’s input on-screen. Once Zumo is paired to a device, users press the buttons and apps respond to the child’s input on-screen. Children are provided a unique experience by mapping their physical movements to fine touch screen gestures.

Zyrosky

Zyrosky is multi-level switch accessible runner-game designed for children ages 4-8 with and without disabilities. It can be customized to a user’s abilities and interests. Users can touch the screen to play or use an external switch (connected through a Bluetooth switch interface). The beginner’s options to help children gain confidence during game play. Graphics and music can be graded to make this game suitable for sensory sensitive kids or for kids that are easily distracted.

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