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
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.
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted spoon for an adult with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis and spinal fusion. This individual has limited mobility, can only lift her arms to her chest, and cannot bend her neck. As a result, she has been limited in the types of foods she can eat since she could only use a fork. A temporary solution of taping a dessert spoon and a teaspoon together worked well but was unhygienic, and the tape would come undone over time. A perma
--- "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 Youthspoon, Teaspoon, and Soupspoon, models 1147, 1154, and 1168, are swivel utensils designed for use by individuals with limited arm and wrist movement. These utensils consist of a self leveling device that prevents spillage. Other features include stainless steel handles with two stops to regulate the amount of swivel in either direction. The devices are latex free and dishwasher safe. SIZES: Model 1147 is 5.3/8 inches long, model 1154 in 5.25 inches long, and model 1168
The AliMed® Supergrip Teaspoon 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 Teaspoon, 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 Teaspoon is made of stainless steel and is dishwasher
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 Angled Spoon is a spoon with built-up handle designed for use by people with limited range of motion, neurological and upper extremity disabilities or arthritis. Designed for right-handed use, this spoon minimizes movement of the shoulder and forearm as food is scooped onto the spoon with elbow motion. The spoon has a 45-degree offset quad grip handle and a hard plastic bowl with a ridge at the back to prevent spillage. It is latex free and dishwasher safe.
The Angled Spoons are spoons with built-up handles designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or grasping disabilities, spinal cord injury, or arthritis. Two styles are available: A fixed- angle spoon with a stainless steel bowl and a large plastic handle that fits average adult hands and an adjustable-angle spoon with a plastic bowl and handle that fits small adult and children's hands. Both styles are available in right- or left-hand models. OPTIONS: Wrist strap. DIMENSIONS: The fixe
The Bendable Spoon, model HA-4291, is a swivel spoon with a built-up handle, designed for use by individuals with grasping or upper extremity disabilities or arthritis. Its soft cushion grip is designed to be comfortable and easy to hold, and it has a flexible section that allows it to be bent to any angle. DIMENSIONS: 210 millimeters long. WEIGHT: 80 grams.
Bestic, an eating assistive device, is designed to support eating for individuals who have difficulty feeding themselves due to physical disabilities, decreased range of motion in their arms or hands, or decreased motor coordination due to neurological diseases or degenerative conditions such as Multiple Sclerosis, Polio, ALS, Parkinson’s Disease, Cerebral Palsy, spinal cord injuries, or ataxia. It is designed to allow the user to eat without assistance. Bestic can be controlled by anyone who is
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
Care Spoons are small feeding spatulas or spoons designed for use with individuals with eating or swallowing disabilities. These dishwasher-safe plastic spoons have small bowls and smooth, rounded edges for safety. SIZES: Small or Large. DIMENSIONS: Spoons are 6 inches long and 0.5 inch in diameter. The large spoon has a 1.25 inch bowl and the small spoon has a 1 inch bowl.
The Child's Bent Spoon is a child's spoon designed for use by children with upper extremity and grasping disabilities. These spoons are angled and feature contoured plastic handles to aid in forming a good grasp. Models are available for right- or left-handed use.
The Child's Feeding Spoons, model PC 1002, are feeding spatulas designed for use by children with upper extrimity disabilities. The molded ABS spoons are shaped specifically for feeding, and they feature s double-ended design with a larger flat bowl at one end and a smaller flat bowl at the other end. The flat bowls keep food on the spoon and allow good lip closure. Smooth, rounded edges provide added safety. The spoons are dishwasher-safe up to 125 degrees.
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 Coated Utensils are coated spoons designed to protect teeth, lips, and gums during use. The nylon-coated spoons are available in teaspoon, model 30943, long spoon, model 30944, soup spoon, model 30945, and tablespoon, model 30946, models. WARRANTY: The manufacturer warrants these products against defects in workmanship and materials for 90 days from the date of purchase.
The Coated Weighted Soup Spoon is a plastisol coated spoon designed for use by individuals with grasping or neuromuscular disabilities, or spasticity. This adaptive utensil features a built-up covered handle designed to comfortably fit the fingers and provide an easier grasping surface to steady the hands. The entire spoon, including the spoon bowl, is covered in a layer of plastisol to prevent injury from hitting, jabbing or biting the teeth and gums. DIMENSIONS: The spoon is 7.5 inches long. W
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.
The Covered Spoon, Twin Pack, model 16T176A, is a spoon designed for use by adults and children with upper extremity or eating disabilities or tremors. This spoon has a lid that covers approximately two-thirds of the spoon bowl, keeping food on the utensil and limiting spillage. It can hold liquids and smaller pieces of food. The spoon can be taken apart for cleaning and is dishwasher safe.
DuoSpoon is an oral motor tool for children who need sensory support to eat. It is a mouth exploration tool which can be a bridge from soft to textured foods for children who have sensory challenges. Duo Spoon can also be used as an aid to help increase upper lip activity in food removal. It is made of flexible, yet sturdy silicone.
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 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 Flexible Utensil-Tablespoon is a rubber spoon designed for use by individuals with fine motor disabilities or eating disabilities. This versatile utensil may be angled or positioned in a variety of ways. Features include a foam handle that can be customized to fit the user’s grip. The spoon can be cleaned with warm soapy water. DIMENSIONS: The spoon is 14 inches long and the handle is 1 inch in diameter. WEIGHT: 4 ounces.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To allow children with fine motor and grasping difficulties hold an adapted eating utensil to participate in meal times. MATERIALS USED: Empty prescription bottle or 35mm film container, scissors, playdough or modeling clay.
1. If you are using a prescription bottle, select the size that seems most appropriate.
2. Remove the cap of the film container or prescription bottle.
3. With a pair of scissors, make a small incision into the
The Glossectomy Feeding Spoon, model H74675, is designed for persons who have had surgery of the tongue. The device consists of a crescent shaped pusher which delivers food from the bowl of the spoon when the operating knob is pushed. The entire spoon is made of stainless steel, and may be totally taken apart for cleaning and sterilizing. DIMENSIONS: 6.5 inches long; the bowl is 1 inch wide x 1 1/8 inches long.
Good Grips Coated Spoons are spoons with built-up handles designed for use by children and adults with biting reflexes and limited grasping ability or coordination. These ergonomically designed utensils have large rubber handles and metal shafts with built-in twists to allow the bowl to be bent to the desired angle. Available in a teaspoon and a tablespoon (sold separately), the bowls of the spoons are coated in plastisol to protect the teeth and gums.
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.
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
Liftware is a battery-operated stabilizing handle with an attached spoon designed that helps people with Essential Tremor and Parkinson's Disease stabilize unwanted hand tremors that make eating difficult. Sensors in the Liftware handle detect a person’s tremor, and the device responds using motors to move the spoon opposite the tremor. The spoon can discern motion from hand tremor from other types of motion, allowing it to respond to just the tremor while preserving the user’s intended motion.
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.
The Plastisol Coated Teaspoon and Soup Spoon are plastisol coated spoons designed for use by individuals with limited hand dexterity or neurological, grasping or eating disabilities. The spoon handles are made of stainless steel and the spoon bowls are coated with non-toxic plastisol. The plastisol coating is intended to protect the teeth, gums and lips of users who tend to have difficulty or have stabbing or jerky motion getting eating utensils to their mouths or involuntary biting down on the
The Maroon Spoon is a child spoon designed for use in feeding therapy or for use with children with oral sensitivity, tongue thrust, or poor lip closure. These break-resistant plastic spoons have a long handle and a narrow bowl. SIZES: Small and large COLOR: Maroon.
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
The Nylon Coated Spoons are coated spoons designed for use by children with tremors, upper extremity spacticity, or sensitive teeth and gums. The nylon coating increases the thickness of the bowls and protects the user's teeth and gums. The hand-washable spoons are available in a teaspoon, a youthspoon, and an infant spoon.
The OXO Tot Feeding Spoon Set is a child's coated spoon designed for use with children with neurological or eating disabilities. Available in sets of two, this spoon is suitable for children six months and older and has a protective food-grade silicone coating that is designed to be gentle on a baby’s gums and mouth. The soft edges of the silicone can be used to scrape the last bit from the bowl or jar, or to gently wipe food from the baby’s face. The shallow spoon prevents feeding too much foo
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 Coated Built Up Handle Spoon, model 1188 and 1190, are built-up handle utensils designed for use by individuals with grasping disabilities. These molded handled utensils improve grasp and holding patterns. The Plastisol coating protects those who strike their teeth or are temperature sensitive. Model 1188 have a 4-inch handle. Model 1190 have a 3-inch handle. DIMENSIONS: Model 1188 in 7.5 inches long and model 1190 is 6.25 inches long.
The Plastic Coated Built Up Handle Teaspoon, models 1074 & 1075 are built up utensils designed for use by individuals with grasping disabilities. The molded plastic handles are designed to help improve grasp and holding patterns. The Plastisol coated utensils protect those who strike their teeth or are temperature sensitive. The stainless steel utensils are dishwasher safe and latex free. Model 1074 is a 3-inch handle youth spoon. Model 1075 is a 4-inch handle teaspoon. DIMENSIONS: The yout
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 PlastisolCoated Child's Bent Spoons, models 1463 and 1464, are child spoons designed for use by children with upper extremity or grasping disabilities. Features include offset handles that are angled to provide children with a good grip and better control of the spoon during self-feeding. Other features include a molded plastic handle. Model PC 1464 is designed for left-handed users and model PC 1463 is designed for right-handed users. The spoons are top-rack dishwasher safe. DIMENSIONS: 5.2
The Plastisol Coated Spoon, model 1072 & 1071, are plastic coated spoons designed for use by individuals with eating disabilities. The spoons are designed to protect teeth and lips from utensil edges and temperature sensitivity. They are latex free and dishwasher safe.
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).
The Right Angled Scooper Spoon is a spoon with a built-up handle designed for use by children and adults with fine motor disabilities. These soft plastic spoons require no fine motor coordination; food is scooped on the spoon using a simple elbow motion, minimizing movement of the shoulder and forearm. The bowl fits the mouth correctly and minimizes spills. Available in a spoon with a standard handle, a spoon with a built-up handle,and a spoon with a built-up handle and a soft rubberized bowl, t
The Rubber Spoon, model 1073 is a rubber spoon designed for use by individuals with fine motor disabilities or those with eating difficulties. The full size silicone spoon is latex free and is designed to protect teeth and lips during use.
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
Semi-Rigid Angled Spoons are soft plastic spoons designed for use by people who have limited or painful movement of their upper extremities as a result of neurological disorders, traumatic brain injuries, severe arthritis and wrist fractures or shoulder dysfunctions. Food is scooped onto the spoon with simple elbow motion, minimizing the movements of the shoulder and forearm. The raised back prevents food from spilling off the spoon. These spoons are safe for the top shelf of the dishwasher.
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.
Spoon with Built Up Handle is a spoon designed to be easier to grip to aid those with grasping difficulties. The spoon is made of stainless steel permanently joined to durable built up plastic handles. Two models are available: a Teaspoon (6509) or Soup Spoon (6510).
The SteadySpoon is a spoon with a built up handle designed to enable children and adults with upper extremity disabilities to feed themselves independently. This dishwasher-safe spoon features counterbalance to enable the bowl to remain level while in use. The bowl of the spoon locks in position for scooping. The built-up handle is equipped with a specially-designed hand strap to enable the spoon to be used by individuals with little or no grasping ability. SIZES: Adult or pediatric. DIMENSIONS
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.
The Swivel Utensils with Plastic Handles, models 1007, 1014 1021,and 1025 are built-up handle utensils designed for individuals with limited arm and wrist movement. These utensils are self-leveling through the swivel action of the lower end to prevent spillage, and the built up handle offers an easier grip. DIMENSIONS: The teaspoon (moedel 1007, and the adult swivel spork (model 1021) are 6 inches long. The soup spoon (model 1014) is 6.5 inches long, and the fork (model 1025) is 7 inches long.
Too Hot Baby Safety Spoons are child spoons that change color when the food they are placed in reaches a temperature of 105 degrees or higher, reducing the danger of scalding. Made of non-toxic materials, these baby spoons are engineered so that when food temperature exceeds the limit, the color of the spoon bowl disappears entirely, leaving it white. The spoons also feature soft, flexible bowls to prevent injury to the child's gums; the solid, firm handle provides ease of use.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Two-handled spoon for use by individuals with limited hand coordination. Describes adaptation of a stainless steel spoon by fastening a handle to it at right angles. The handle can be made of a wooden bar fastened with screws or a plastic bar laminated to the spoon. Cylindrical foam padding can be used to make hand grips. Includes diagram and photograph. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. Plastics. AUTHOR: Shaw, G; Wright, C TITLE: Two- Handle Spoon: An Aid
Vertical palmar handle spoon. Plastisol coated handle attached perpendicular to end of adjustable utensil handle. Available in teaspoon, long teaspoon, and soup spoon.
The Vinyl Handle Extension Teaspoon, model BK 1194, is teaspoon with extended handle designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. This utensil consists of a long aluminum extension handle with an adjustable angle with a thumb nut lock. The vinyl built up handle extension is attaches to standard teaspoon. DIMENSION: The extension handle is 10 inches long.
8 ounces of weight enclosed in built up handle of teaspoon or soup spoon.
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/Coated Spoons are weighted spoons designed for use by children with tremors, biting reflexes, or grasping or upper extremity disabilities. These spoons have plastisol coating that increases the thickness of the bowls and help protect teeth and lips. The plastic vinyl handles are shaped to fit the fingers. Left- or right-hand models are shaped to turn in toward the center of the body. The utensils are made of stainless steel and can be cleaned in a dishwasher. DIMENSIONS: 7/8 i
The Youth Weighted / Coated Spoons are weighted spoons designed for use by children with tremors, biting reflexes, or shaky grasps. Available in a teaspoon or a youthspoon, these stainless steel spoons have plastisol-coated bowls to protect the lips and teeth and vinyl handles shaped to fit the fingers. The spoons are dishwasher safe. DIMENSIONS: The handles are 3.25 inches long x 7/8 inch in diameter. WEIGHT: Four ounces. COLOR: The handles are red.
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.