The Ableware Built-up Handle With Adjustable Grip Rings are stainless eating utensils with polypropylene handles with space inside to add weight. The handles are molded, autoclavable, and dishwasher safe. The handles are also equipped with three movable grip rings. The rings slide to provide support against the users fingers for maximum comfort. The cutlery includes a teaspoon, soup- spoon, knife, fork, or a set of four (teaspoon, soupspoon, knife, fork). DIMENSIONS: 7/8 diameter x 4.5 long inch
The Ableware One-Hand Cutlery Set, model H746100000, is designed for persons with the use of only one hand. This combination knife and fork can be used with either hand. When pushed down onto the food, the four-tined fork retracts up inside the three-sided box knife. The knife then cuts a bite-sized piece of food. When pressure is released, the spring-mounted fork emerges from the knife with the food. A raised lip guard on the fork section protects lips from the knife edges. All parts may be dis
ABLEWARE SoftCurve Grip Cutlery, series 74642, is a knife, fork, and spoons with built-up handles designed for use by individuals with arthritis or limited grasping ability. Made of dishwasher-safe stainless steel with large, soft santoprene handles, the utensils have handles that are ergonomically designed with a slight curve at the end to fit securely in the hand. Available models include a table knife, fork, teaspoon, and soup spoon (each sold separately).
The Universal Built Up Handle are utensil extensions designed for individuals with arthritis or limited grasping ability. Multi-purpose handle creates a larger gripping surface on most standard eating utensils – forks, knives, spoons - eliminating the need for special built-up utensils. Soft, ribbed handle fits comfortably in the hand. Can also be used with other everyday items such as pens, pencils, toothbrushes, crochet hooks and knitting needles.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Fork or spoon attached to an L shaped handle for use by persons with limited arm movement. Illustrates a device consisting of a wood or plastic handle attached to a strip of 1/8 by 1 inch aluminum of the required length, bent at right angles at the top and bottom. The fork or spoon is riveted to the top bend at the desired angle. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. Metalworking. AUTHOR: Independence Factory TITLE: How to Make it Cheap Manual: Volume 1 REF: M
The Adjustable Swivel Fork, model 1161, is a swivel fork designed for use by individuals with limited arm and wrist movement. The fork consists of a self leveling device that prevents spillage. Other features include a stainless steel handle with two stops to regulate the amount of swivel in either direction. The device is latex free.
The Adult Plastic Handle Swivel Teasspoon, Soup spoon, Spork, and Fork models 1007, 1014, 1021 & 1025, are built-up handle utensils designed for use by individuals with limited arm and wrist movement. The utensils are self-leveling through the swivel action of the lower end to prevent spilling food when turned at any angle. Each utensil is made of stainless steel and permanently joined to the plastic handles. Model 1007 is a swivel teaspoon, model 1014 is a swivel soup spoon, model 1021 is
The AliMed® Supergrip Fork has an angled handle designed to help those with arthritis, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) or Multiple Sclerosis eat meals with greater ease. A twist-in metal shaft is hidden inside the large, rubber grip handle of the AliMed Supergrip Fork, a feature that allows users to bend the utensil left or right, make adjustments as needed and find the orientation that best fits their needs. The AliMed Supergrip Fork is made of stainless steel and is dishwasher safe.
The Amefa Specific Select Utensils are a collection of cutlery designed for individuals who do not have full use of their arms and hands. The pieces are made of highly polished, heavy duty stainless steel with dishwasher-safe plastic handles. Knife edges are serrated and curved, forks have four tines, and spoons are relatively deep. Each piece is available with a straight or curved handle. A rocker knife is also available. Each piece is sold separately. The fork and spoon with the curved handle
The Angled Lightweight Knife is a knife with a built-up handle designed for use by individuals with weakened or painful grasps and limited arm or wrist motion. This dishwasher-safe lightweight stainless steel utensil is mounted on plastic stems and hygienically sealed into sculptured closed-cell foam handles with finger contours. The knife can be used without cocking the wrist and has a 90-degree angle. OPTIONS: Available items include a left-hand angled fork, a right-hand angled fork, a left-ha
The Bendable Fork, model HA-4295, is a swivel fork with built up handle designed for use by individuals with grasping or upper extremity disabilities or arthritis. This fork has a soft cushion grip with a flexible section that allows it to be bent to any angle. DIMENSIONS: 205 millimeters long. WEIGHT: 75 grams.
Big Handle Utensil sets include a fork, knife, and two spoons with built up or extended handles designed for use by people who have difficulty grasping. The utensils have plastic-coated tube handles. DIMENSIONS: Model 30975 has handles that are 1 inch in diameter and 4 inches long; handles on Model 30980 are 1.25 inches in diameter and 4 inches long; handles on Model 30985 are 1.5 inches in diameter and 4 inches long. Extended handles are 5 inches long. WARRANTY: The manufacturer warrants these
DO IT YOURSELF ENTRYPURPOSE: To enable individuals with upper extremity disabilities or tremors, arthritis, or grasping or fine motor disabilities to use eating utensils. Included in a chapter entitled "Kitchen & Meal Time," this article provides detailed instructions and illustrations for making built-up handles for eating utensils for temporary or trial use. These handles can be made of foam-rubber tubing with the appropriate inner diameter for a fork or spoon handle, or they can be made
The Coated Built-up Handle Utensils are a fork, knife, and spoon with a built-up handle designed for use by people who have difficulty grasping standard utensil handles. The dish-washer-safe utensils each have a lightweight plastic-coated open-ended cylinder handle. Available models include a teaspoon (no. 1602), a Plastisol coated teaspoon (no. 160201), a tablespoon (no. 1609), a fork (no. 1616), a knife (no. 1623), a teaspoon (no. 1637), a Plastisol coated teaspoon (no. 163701), a tablespoon
The Comfort Grip Utensils are a knife, fork, and spoon with built-up handles and a rocker knife with a built-up handle designed for use by individuals with arthritis or limited grasping ability. These stainless steel utensils have lightweight, soft, contoured handles with a soft, rubbery, non-slip surfaces. These dishwasher safe utensils (each sold separately) include a knife, a fork, a teaspoon, a soup spoon, and a rocker knife.
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.
The EasieEaters Curved Utensils are a fork and spoon with built-up handles designed for use by children with weakened or painful grasps and limited upper extremity range of motion. Designed to facilitate help hand-to-mouth feeding, these dishwasher-safe lightweight utensils have large, long curved plastic handles with molded finger grips. Features include safety shields to prevent utensil from entering mouth too deeply. The set consists of one fork and one spoon. OPTIONS: Available for right or
Easy Grip Cutlery-2 forks, 2 spoons is a set of eating utensils made for children to assist individuals who find it difficult to use a regular fork and spoon. This item is intended for individuals who have the use of at least one arm to feed themselves. They are made of plastic which will not hurt the teeth or gums. Each set comes with 2 forks and 2 spoons.
The Eating Tool Eating Aid, model F74610-0500, is a rocker knife and fork designed for use by individuals with use of only one hand. This polycarbonate utensil is dishwasher and autoclave safe and enables one-handed cuting of most foods into bite sized pieces. To use, the utensil is pressed down on the food, rolled to cut, and twisted to pick the food up.
The Ergonoma Steak Fork, model RK912, is a kitchen fork designed for use by individuals with arthritis or grasping disabilities. This fork has a large, built-up handle at a right angle to the two stainless steel tines. The fork is designed for removing food from pots and frying pans. DIMENSIONS: The fork tines are 6 inches long. WEIGHT: 4 ounces.
The Ergonomic Kitchen Fork Knife, model NC28264-04, is a combination rocker knife and fork designed to allow individuals with use of only one hand to cut and eat food without switching utensils. The rocker knife blade widens to a four-pronged tip for use as a fork. The utensil has a stainless steel blade and a plastic handle. It is dishwasher safe. DIMENSIONS: The blade is 4.5 inches.
The Etac Light Dining Set is a set knife, fork, spoon, and teaspoon with extended handles designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. These stainless steel utensils have ABS plastic handles and are specially designed for people who need support for their hands and forearms when they eat, and who usually use cutlery in a pencil grip fashion. Theis dishwasher-safe cutlery is light, with long, straight handles. This allows for proper pressure distribution, minimal movement an
Finger Loop Utensils are designed for people with arthritis and little or no grip strength. The user places a finger, or thumb, through the loop and stabilizes the utensil with the web of the hand.
This configuration allows the hand to be placed in a natural position and provide greater leverage and support. The handles are dipped in vinyl for a comfortable and secure feel. Specifically made for left-handed individuals. Right-handed sets are also available.
The Fork Aid and One Hand Cutlery is an eating utensil designed for persons that have a disability that hinders their ability to feed themselves. It is a stainless steel automatic serving fork and its design is such that when the user puts food in their mouth, as the user pulls the fork back out of their mouth, the food on the fork is pushed off the fork. Ideal for one-handed users as well.
DO IT YOURSELF PURPOSE: To help people with limited arm use to feed themselves independently. Solder a piece of metal to the end of the fork's handle. The length of the extension should be determined by the needs of the user. MATERIALS: Fork; metal, with at least one end approximately the same width as the fork's handle; solder. TOOLS: Soldering iron. SKILLS REQUIRED: Metal working. TITLE: Doing It Yourself. AUTHOR: Wechsler, K. JOURNAL: Quest. WEB SITE: http://www.mdausa.org/publications/Quest
The Fork with Hard Built Up Handle is a stainless steel fork with large plastic built up handle for easier grip.
Good Grips Cutlery are a fork and spoons with built-up handles and a rocker knife with a built-up handle designed for use by individuals with limited grasping ability or arthritis of the hand or fingers. The large rubber handles provide a cushioned, secure grip even when wet and special twists in the stainless steel shafts enable the fork or spoon to be bent to the desired angle. The stainless steel rocker knife has a curved blade to enable cutting with one hand using a rocking motion. Available
Good Grips Utensils have a soft, cushion grip that keeps the utensil in the correct hand placement. The large, easy-to-hold handles are made of a rubber-like material, with flexible ribbing that adapts to any grip.
Good Grips are food preparation utensils with built-up handles for persons with limited manual dexterity or grip strength. Available utensils are a 12.5-inch Fork (no. 10091, $8.45), 11.5-inch Spatula (no. 10092, $8.45), 12-inch Serving Spoon (no. 10093, $8.45), 12-inch Ladle (no. 10094, $9.95), 12-inch Slotted Spoon (no. 10095, $8.45), 8-inch Slicer knife (no. 10096, $9.95), and a 5-inch Utility Knife (no. 10097, $6.95). The handles have finger-fitting soft spots that improve grip even when wet
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.
Grippables are a set of a knife, fork, and spoon with built-up handles designed for use by children with grasping or fine motor disabilities. Each utensil in the set has an easy-grip, notched plastic handle. COLOR: Available with blue and white, red and white, pink and white, or green and white handles.
Hole-in-One Cutlery is a fork and spoon designed for use by individuals with limited grasping ability.The handles of this fork and teaspoon (sold separately) have open centers to enable all four fingers to be slipped through for holding; the handles are adaptable to other styles of grasping as well. A swivel screw at the base of the handle enables the utensils to be adjusted for right- or left-handed use or adjusted to the desired angle. They can also be folded for travel.
The Homecraft Reflex Carving Utensils are designed for use by individuals with arthritis of the hand or grasping disabilities. These ergonomically designed knives feature an attached handle with finger contours to facilitate grasp and the positioning of the handle to the blade minimizes wrist movement. Available is a preparation knife with a scalloped blade, a chef's knife with a smooth edge, a carving knife with a scalloped blade, and a slicing knife with a narrow blade with a smooth edge. A tw
Homecraft Utensil Set and Assessment Kit comes with light-weight eating utensils and handles. This set features versatility with a range of stainless steel utensils that can be interchanged in a choice of easy grip PVC handles. The utensil is easily pushed or screwed into the chosen handle and can be easily removed. Is designed for people with grasping or upper extremity disabilities.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: By joining a fork and spoon at their handles, the utensil has the extra length needed by those with limited range of motion or muscle strength. A standard fork and iced tea spoon are joined by drilling a hole in the handle ends and bolting them together. COMMENTS: Submitted by Institute for Crippled and Disabled, New York, New York. AUTHOR: New York University Bellevue Medical Center Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation TITLE: Self-Help De
The Kindertools Spoon and Fork are a child spoon and fork designed for use by children with limited grasping ability. The plastic spoon and fork each feature the Kindertools handle with two triangular openings into which the child's fingers slip. The user may also wrap his or her hand around the handle. COLOR: Assorted.
The Kindertools Toolbox is a gift collection of a set of children's toothbrushes, a nail brush, a child's fork and spoon set, a crayon holder, and a paintbrush holder designed to enable children with limited grasping ability to perform hygiene, feeding, and recreational art activities. The set, packaged in a carrying case, includes a Kindertools Baby's First Toothbrush, a Kindertools Toddler's Toothbrush, a GripperScrubber Nailbrush and bubblegum-scented soap, a Kindertools Safety Spoon and Fork
The Knife Fork, model K820, is a rocker knife and fork with tines on end. The knife is made of stainless steel in a contemporary design.
Curved 4 1/4 inch stainless steel knife blade with 3 fork tines at end. 4 inch wooden handle. Protective leather sheath. For one hand use.
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.
The Lightweight Foam-Handled Cutlery is a knife, a fork and spoons with built-up handles designed for use by individuals with weakened or painful grasps. These dishwasher-safe lightweight stainless steel utensils are mounted on plastic stems and hygenically sealed into sculptured closed-cell foam handles with finger contours. The handles taper slightly. Available items include a table knife, a fork, a soup spoon, and a teaspoon (each sold separately). DIMENSIONS: The handles are 1.25 inches in d
The Maddadapt Built-Up Handle Angle Cutlery are adapted eating utensils designed for facilitated use by persons with limited wrist movement and grasping ability. These utensils feature angled forks and spoons for either the right- or left-handed user, and adjustable, removable rings on the handles to give support against individual fingers for maximum comfort. The plastic handles are hollow to allow weights to be added when necessary. Eating components are made of stainless steel, and the entire
The Maddadapt Built-Up Handle Cutlery set are utensils with enlarged circumference handles for facilitated grip. The functional components are stainless steel and the handles are plastic. Removable, adjustable rings on the handles give support against individual fingers. The handles are hollow so that non-toxic materials or weights can be added when necessary. Each of the utensils from the set (74624) may be purchased individually: Teaspoon (74620), Soup Spoon (74621), Knife (74622), and Fork (7
The Maddadapt Self-leveling Swivel Utensils are designed so that the eating implement always remains upright when placed into the mouth, even if the hand is raised at a steep angle. The utensils are made of stainless steel mounted by a swivel pin to a built-up handle. Double stops prevent excessive swing. A fork (model H74627), teaspoon (model H74628), and soup spoon (model H74629) are available, and all are dishwasher safe.
CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide custom adaptation of cutlery for an individual with Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy. Two pieces of 16-gauge steel sheet were cut and wrapped into a U-shaped holder that fits around the individual’s hands. A stainless steel knife and fork were then TIG-welded to the U-shape holder. The steel holders have a natural spring so the individual can bend them back very slightly to insert his hand. Once the holders are on his hands, the user doe
Pediatric Curved Cutlery is designed for use by children with grasping disabilities.These plastic spoons are curved to give children a more natural grasp on the handle. Made of molded plastic, these utensils are non-injurious to the lips and teeth. These utensils are available with standard handles or with built-up handles.
The Pediatric Easy Built Up Grip Fork & Spoon Set is a child's spoon and fork with built up handles designed for children with upper extremity disabilities. Molded of lightweight plastic, these utensils are designed for right-handed use and are curved to provide a more natural grip on the handle. Soft foam is used to build up the handle to provide a larger gripping surface. The set includes one fork and one spoons.
The Pediatric Easy Grip Fork & Spoon Set is a child spoon and fork designed for children with upper extremity disabilities. Molded of lightweight plastic, these utensils are designed for right-handed use and are curved to provide a more natural grip on the handle. The set includes two sets of two forks and two spoons.
The Pediatric Securgrip Cutlery is spoons and forks with built-up handles designed for use by children with grasping disabilities. The large handles prevent rotational slippage when held and prevent rolling away when the utensils are laid down. The collar at the front of the handle provides a tactile cue to prevent the hand from slipping on to the fork or bowl of the spoon. Available models (sold separately) are a stainless steel fork, a stainless steel spoon, a small plastic spoon, and a large
The Plastic Handle Fork, model 1185, is a built up handle fork designed for use by individuals with grasping disabilities. This stainless steel oval handle fork has a built in finger that stop at the end of the handle. The utensil is designed to improve grasp and holding patterns. The Plastisol coating protects those who strike their teeth or are temperature sensitive. DIMENSIONS: The handle is 4-inches long and the total length of the fork is 8 inches.
The Plastic Handle Utensils are forks and spoons with built-up handles designed for use by children and adults who have difficulty grasping standard utensils. These forks and spoons feature molded plastic handles and stainless steel utensils, and they are dishwasher-safe up to 180 degrees Fahrenheit. DIMENSIONS: MODELS PC 1191 and PC 1189, the Infant Spoon and the Youth Spoon, are 5.25 inches long; models PC 1193 and PC 1192, the Infant Fork and the Junior Spoon are 6.5 inches long; model PC 119
The Queens Angled Cutlery are utensils with built-up handles designed for use by individuals with weakened or painful grasps and limited upper extremity range of motion. These angled lightweight stainless steel utensils have large, rounded plastic handles. Available items include a knife, a left-hand angled fork, a right-hand angled fork, a left-hand angled spoon, and a right-hand angled spoon (each sold separately). The utensils are dishwasher safe. DIMENSIONS (DxL): 1.25 x 3.625 inches. COLO
The Queens Standard Cutlery are utensils with built-up handles designed for use by individuals with weakened or painful grasps or use of only one hand. These dishwasher-safe lightweight stainless steel utensils have large, rounded plastic handles. Available items include a knife, a fork, a teaspoon, tablespoon, and spork. (each sold separately).
Combination rocker knife and fork; curved knife blade with three tines on end, metal handle. For one hand use.
The Rocker Knife-Fork, model 6505, is a combination knife and fork designed to simplify cutting and eating for individuals with the use of only one hand. The knife-fork has a curved blade with 3 tines on the end and is made of stainless steel with a solid handle.
The Saf-T-Spoon and Saf-T-Fork are eating utensils with built-up handles designed for use by children with grasping disabilities. The large handles prevent rotational slippage when held and prevent rolling away when the utensils are laid down. The spoon and fork feature a raised lip to prevent food spillage, a flexible shaft, and a large textured handle with a mouthguard for a non-slip grip. The fork also features diagonally placed tines to prevent penetration of the mouth and throat. The spoon
Cushion Grip Utensils are eating utensils with built up handles designed for use by people who have incomplete finger flexion or other difficulties in grasping. The set consists of a cushion grip knife, model 30960 ($8.63), a cushion grip fork, model 30961 ($7.77), a cushion grip teaspoon, model 30962 ($7.52), and a cushion grip soup spoon, model 30963 ($7.77). Each of these utensils is also sold individually. Each utensil features a foam- padded handle to aid in grasping. DIMENSIONS: Handles ar
The Set of Four Weighted Utensils, model 30925, consists of a fork with weighted handle, knife with weighted handle, and two weighted spoons designed for use by people who have hand tremors or unsteady hands. The set consists of a knife, model 30926, fork model 30927, soup spoon, model 30929, and teaspoon, model 30928 all with plastic weighted handles to add resistance to movement. Each utensil is also available individually. DIMENSIONS: The handles are 4.5 inches long and .75 inch in diameter.
The Stirex Fork Knife, model 16K038A, is combination fork and knife with built-up handle designed for use by individuals with arthritis, grasping disabilities, or with use of only one hand. This utensil features an upright handle set at 90 degrees to the blade and a stainless steel blade with a two prong fork-like tip. The user's arm can remain with wrist straight while slicing and lifting food. DIMENSIONS: The blade is 4.5 inches long.
Supergrip Utensils, models A703200 thru A703203 are eating utensils designed for use by individuals with arthritis of the hand or grasping disabilities. These dishwasher-safe stainless steel utensils feature built-up ribbed rubber handles intended to make grasping easier. Available models include a table knife, a dinner fork, a teaspoon, and a tablespoon. Utensils are available separately or in a set of four. DIMENSIONS: The teaspoon and tablespoon are 7 inches long. The knife is 8 inches long.
Sure-Grip Utensils are eating utensils with built-up handles designed for use by individuals with arthritis or grasping disabilities. The utensils have cone-shaped handles and include a fork, teaspoon, knife, and spork (each sold separately). They are dishwater safe to 180 degrees and are latex free. DIMENSIONS: 4.25 inch long and 1.5 inch diameter.
Plastisol covered handgrip, attached perpendicular at end of fork handle, can be easily bent for individual adjustments.
Built up plastic handle fork with 8 ounces of weight enclosed in handle.
The Weighted Utensils are a fork, knife, and spoon with weighted handle designed for use by adults and children with fine motor, grasping, neurological, or sensory disabilities requiring proprioceptive feedback. These utensils feature built-up ridged handles to aid in grasping. Available adult utensils include a fork, a teaspoon, a tablespoon, a soup spoon, and a knife (each sold separately). The pediatric utensils include a youthspoon, a fork, a knife, a teaspoon, and a soup spoon (each sold se
The Youth Weighted Utensils are spoons and forks with weighted, built-up handles designed for use by children with grasping or upper extremity disabilities or tremors. Weight has been added to assist in stabilizing tremulous hands. The set includes a fork, teaspoon, soupspoon, and youths poon. Left- or right- hand models are shaped to turn in toward the center of the body. The utensils are made of stainless steel with plastic vinyl handles and can be cleaned in a dishwasher. DIMENSIONS: Handle i
The Yummy-Yummy Talking Spoon and Fork Set is a fork with a built-up handle and a spoon with a built-up handle designed for use by infants and toddlers with upper extremity disabilities. These utensils feature naturally built-up handles and slightly angled bowls. When the "Y" button on the handle is pressed, the utensils repeat entertaining sayings. The handles are decorated with smiling faces.