Scented Textured ARK Chewies
The Scented Textured Chewy is scented multi-sensory toys meant for use by children who need oral and/ or tactile stimulation.The Chewies feature three bumpy, textured surfaces that provide oral-tactile stimulation, and can be used to calm children who need a fidget.
A Math app: Multiplication Simplified - HD
A Math app: Multiplication Simplified - HD is intended for children with learning disabilities or Dyscalculia. Designed to simplify mathematical lessons and to progress according to the student pace; also, it has an interactive game meant to develop the user capabilities to solve arithmetical problems mentally.
Able Generation Booster Chair
The Able Generation Booster Chair is a booster seat with side support designed for use by children with physical disabilities. This seat can be placed on a variety of chairs and pulled close to the table, fostering family interaction and the development of feeding skills while providing proper positioning. OPTIONS: Footrest; flat, winged, or therapeutic back supports, seat and back pads, and a pomel. SIZES: Small and regular. DIMENSIONS (WxD): The small seat is 10 x 10 inches without pads or ins
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
CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable an individual with spinal cord injury to care for her infant as independently as possible. A standard wooden crib with drop sides was adapted. First, extensions were added to the legs to provide clearance for the wheelchair to roll under the crib. The extensions were secured with screws so that thee can be removed if necessary. Next the front drop side was removed and cut in half to provide two center opening gates. After the front corner posts were reinforc
Alvema Pixi Stroller
The Alvema Pixi Stroller is a sturdy transfer device specifically designed for children with disabilities who lead active lifestyle. Pixi is outfitted with features such as a folding footrest, an adjustable-angle push-bar as well as a footbrake so both the user and operator of the stroller have complete control and comfort.
Ameriphone Alertmaster Baby Sound Monitor (Model Ambx)
The Ameriphone AlertMaster Baby Sound Monitor, model AMBX, is designed to alert individuals with hearing disabilities to a baby cry. When placed near the baby, the device enables monitoring of the baby from any room in the house. POWER: Uses one 9-volt battery (included). WARRANTY: One year.
Angelcare Sound Monitor And Movement Reassurance System
The Angelcare Sound Monitor and Movement Reassurance System is a sound and movement monitor designed to reassure parents of the safety of an infant during sleep. This unit monitors the slightest of movements by the child and sounds an alarm if movement stops for 20 seconds. The system includes a thin motion sensor pad that is inserted under the crib mattress and is plugged into the baby's transmitter unit. The portable parents' receiver unit monitors the baby's unit from up to 200 feet away. A m
The ARK Y-Chew is an oral motor tool designed for use by young speech and language therapy patients and therapists to help develop biting and chewing skills while decreasing sensitivities to textures. These solid-stem chewies feature a smooth “Y-shaped” handle that’s easy for the child (or therapist) to hold and a variety of textures on the upper arms of the “Y.”
Armedica Hi Lo AM-SX Series Changing Table with Side Rails (Model AM-SX1060)
The Armedica Hi Lo AM-SX Series Changing Table is designed to accommodate children and adults with mobility or severe physical disabilities. It features an extreme high-low base and comes with a single section top piece and side rails that pivot down for easy patient transfer and access. The 34-ounce heavy-duty vinyl with antimicrobial protection keeps the patient more comfortable and secure from side-to-side. The changing table is motorized and lowers to 18 inches above the floor for easy acces
The Avery Crib is a circle bed designed for use with infants with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. Designed to promote infant safety and provide an unrestricted view for the developing child, this hand forged iron crib offers easier child access to parents and eliminates the dangers of sharp corners found on standard cribs. The crib has doble drop-side access and a canopy assembly and includes a high-density foam mattress. OPTIONS: Bedding and linens watterproof pad, and mattress pad.
Babeetenda Converting Crib
The BabeeTenda Converting Crib is designed to convert from a Baby Crib to a Toddler Crib to a Youth Bed and finally to a Junior Bed. It is made of hardwood on a steel frame with end panels covered in mar-proof laminate. There are plastic teething rails all the way around and the bed is mounted on 2-inch casters for mobility. The mattress is made of firm high-density non-allergenic foam. The sides have hardwood slats, glued and pinned with steel 2 3/8 inches apart. Both sides can be lowered by re
CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable an individual with a muscular disability resulting in limited strength to carry her infant. Lightweight plywood was used to build a carrying box sized so the base fit on the steps of the individual's home. The box is equipped with small rear wheels on the base, a long U-shaped handle made of copper tubing, and straps to hold the baby in the proper position. With the baby secured in the box at the bottom of the steps, the user steps up one step and rolls the
Baby Cry Signaler (Model Bc 400)
Baby Cry Signaler, model BC 400, is a sound monitor designed to alert parents with hearing disabilities to the sound of a baby crying. This wireless, portable system plugs into any alternating current (AC) outlet and can be adjusted for sensitivity. The system utilizes all sonic Alert remote receivers (a minimum of one required, but not included; see separate entry) which can be connected to a lamp or a vibrator to signal when the receiver is activated. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 1.5 x 3.75 x 2 inches.
Baby Sitter (Model 2508)
Baby cry signal. Transmitter can be placed on wall or table within 6 feet of child. Receiver is placed in parents' bedroom next to the portable alarm which has an outlet to attach lamp (for flashing light) or vibrator. No wiring necessary.
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a customized bassinet modification for an individual with spinal cord injury and wheelchair user. The individual had bought a bought a bassinet with a wooden support frame which had cross members on all four sides just above the castors. These cross members meant that she wasn’t able to get her wheelchair very close to the bassinet. It wasn’t possible to completely remove the cross member on one side, as this would compromise the structure
Bouncing Chairs - Three Sizes
Brass Tone Canopy Crib
The Round Brass Crib is a circle bed designed for use with infants with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. Designed to promote infant safety and provide an unrestricted view for the developing child, this brass crib offers easier child access to parents and eliminates the dangers of sharp corners found on standard cribs. The crib has clear brass rope spindles, drop-side access, and a fluted dome assembly and includes a high-density foam mattress. OPTIONS: Bedding and linens watterproof p
The Catch-It Bib is a wipeable bib designed for children with feeding disabilities to keep them clean by catching both liquid and food spills. The Catch-It Bib is healthy because it has no toxic off-gassing.
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted changing table for a mother with cerebral palsy. This individual wanted a changing table that she could use from a kneeling position and located a base that was the right height to be adapted. A table top was created from chip-board, with a 75 millimeter-high pine frame around the sides to keep the mattress in position. Two of the four sides are hinged so they can drop down 180 degrees, making it easier for the user to slid
The Chewy Necklaces are meant to be wrapped around ones' necks and are designed for children ages birth and up or children with sensory processing disorder, autism or oral motor needs to calm them through this fidget toy that can also work for teething. Can be used in the classroom or at home. Can be used for teething. Closes with a breakaway clasp that comes apart easily. Clean with soap and warm water. Waterproof. The Sand Dollar is meant for Moderate to heavy chewers. The Lotus is meant for M
Clarity Alertmaster Al10
The Clarity AlertMaster AL10 is an all-in-one signal system designed to alert individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing to environmental sounds. The system uses a flashing lamp, bed shaker, and a panel of lights to alert the user(s) to different sounds, including a telephone ring, a doorbell, audio alarm devices, an alarm clock, a baby cry, someone entering the home, and loud room noises such as a smoke detector. The system features a wireless receiver which can be purchased separately, a 3.5-
DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY PURPOSE: To enable classroom doors to be left open while preventing children with cognitive or other disabilities from leaving rooms without assistance. Made of pine for light weight, the gate is designed to fit the width of the door frame. The frame is made of pine lumber and vertical pine dowelling fills the center. The dowels are placed closely enough together to prevent children from getting their heads caught. Lift in/lift out hinge fittings are attached to the door f
Columbia Medical Therapedic Chlid Car Seat
The Columbia Medical Special Needs Car Seat is available for children who have outgrown regular car seats. It will fit children from 20-102 pounds and up to 60 inches tall. The seat is designed for those who cannot sit upright unassisted.
Columbia Therapedic Positioning Seat (Model 2000)
The Columbia TheraPedic Positioning Seat, model 2000, is a car seat designed for use in the transport of children with physical and neurological disabilities affecting balance and the ability to sit upright. The seat can be used by children up to 5 feet tall, and may also be used as a wheelchair insert. The unit consists of a vacuum-formed ABS plastic shell with chromed steel side tubes, fire-retardant upholstery, a five-point nylon webbing safety harness, and a nylon webbing supplementary tethe
Connect Tables (Rectangular)
The Connect Range series of rectangular and triangular tables have been designed to encourage an erect posture when your child is seated. All of the tables are adjustable in height and functional. The tables can be easily arranged into modular groups using rectangular and triangular configurations, to meet a variety of different classroom needs and to promote an inclusive environment for the child.
Conni Waterproof Bed Protector
This Conni waterproof bed protector is designed for the elderly and/or any individual who has incontinence, difficulty walking to the restroom or who has a history of wetting the bed. The waterproof bed protector is absorbent and breathable to allow for a restful night's sleep.
Convaid Cruiser Transit Stroller with Scout Option
The Convaid Cruiser Transit Stroller with Scout Option is a stroller designed for children with special needs to mobilize them. Lightweight but durable all-terrain stroller. Foldable for easy transport. Provides up to 5 years of growth.
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted cot modifications for a mother with cerebral palsy. This individual has balance disabilities related to her cerebral palsy and required a cot that she could lift the baby in and out from while in a kneeling position. The individual had an older-style steel cot with sides that slide down for access, but when the side was in the lowest position it was still above mattress height, and she could not reach over it to pick up the
Create A Morning Chart
Create A Morning Chart is a do it yourself product designed for children with sensory processing disorder to give them visual and written prompts. This helps if a child has trouble with transition and initiation. It improves focus and attention as well as prevents meltdowns.
The Crocodile Rocker is designed for children with balance disabilities and moving disabilities. It fits up to three children for a back and forward ride. It is intended to use to help children learn balance and play with others.
The Crystal Crib is a circle bed designed for use with infants with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. Designed to promote infant safety and provide an unrestricted view for the developing child, this metal crib offers easier child access to parents and eliminates the dangers of sharp corners found on standard cribs. The crib has clear Plexiglas spindles, drop-side access, and a canopy assembly and includes a high-density foam mattress. OPTIONS: Bedding and linens watterproof pad, and ma
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a stroller adapted for a wheelchair to be used by individuals with lower extremity and mobility disabilities, spinal cord injury, and others who use wheelchairs. The Cursum stroller, a wheelchair adaptive stroller, is designed to be used in tandem with a wheelchair. It connects to the front of a wheelchair. Swivel wheels, complete height adjustment, attention to comfort and visibility, and advanced safety features give parents with disab
Custom Adapted Cot
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted cot/crib for a mother with muscular dystrophy who has difficulty bending and lifting. An adaptation was needed to a cot that is low enough for the mother to access from her wheelchair but tall enough for her chair to slide under and to access easily while standing. First the cot was raised onto timber pillars to lift it higher. A sliding door was cut in half to create two doors which open out at 180 degree angles. The doubl
Custom Adapted Pram
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted pram (stroller) for a mother with arm amputation below the right elbow and back problems. The mother found it difficult and painful to push her baby’s pram as she had to stoop over to reach the handles due to her arm amputation. The mother’s physiotherapist became increasingly concerned by the arching and twisting that the mother's back experienced while pushing the pram. To stop the twisting, a design a handle extension fo
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To provide a custom adaptation of a highchair for a child in a body cast who is unable to be “seated” in a conventional chair or highchair. This adaptation is can be built around any standard chair. The dimensions are determined by the child’s and the cast size as well as the chair type. The clamp arrangement in back means the adaptation is firmly held in place, yet easily removed with no permanent damage to the chair. The platform height is set so t
D.I.Y. Toddler Bed Guard
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Helps prevent both children and adults from falling off a bed or couch while sleeping. PVC piping is utilized to make a side frame for a bed or couch. COMMENTS: The DIY Toddler Bed Guard is designed for individuals who move a lot while sleep, or have disabilities which cause them to make sharp movements which may cause them to fall. SKILLS REQUIRED: Basic construction (fine motor skills). AUTHOR: Mates, Trevor. TITLE: How to Make a Toddler Bed Guard. R
D.I.Y. Wheelchair Accessible Crib
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: This DIY Wheelchair Accessible Crib is used to accommodate parents with disabilities access their children. Can be constructed by sawing an ordinary crib's front gate to form two doors. Door brackets and the use of linchpins allow for the doors to lock from the outside. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Bloggers at www.disabledparents.net. LINK: http://www.disabledparents.net/?page_id=95
Degree Feeding Bottles
Degree Feeding Bottles are designed for use with infants and children with swallowing and eating disabilities. This botle features an angled neck to permit nursing in an upright position, providing better control of swallowing.
Device To Attach Pram (Child's Stroller) To Wheelchair
CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To design and build a removable device which would lock a pram (child's stroller) into position at the front of a wheelchair for a person with paraplegia. Several ideas were considered but the final solution involved lifting the back wheels of the pram off the ground and putting the weight on the front pram castors and the front wheelchair castors. Lightweight 16-millimeter square steel tubing was used to build a frame which clamps in place on both wheelchair and pram
Diaper Doublers are disposable diaper inserts designed for use with children with bladder and bowel incontinence. Available with or with self-adhesive backing, these liners fit inside cloth or disposable diapers to increase capacity and efficiency. The extra-absorbent polymers lock moisture in to keep skin dry and the narrow shape offers a trim, comfortable fit.
Easy Grip Toothbrush
The Easy Grip Toothbrush is a toothbrush designed for children with grasping disabilities to brush their teeth with. The handle is oversized to prevent over insertion. Good for children’s first teeth and easy transition from training to a toddler brush.
Easy View Baby Mirror
The Easy View Mirror is a car safety mirror designed for use by parents with physical disabilities. This safety mirror rotates 360 degrees and pivots on a ball and socket for the optimal angle to view an infant in the back seat without having to turn or move the rear-view mirror. Attaching securely to the middle of any headrest, the unit does not block rear visibility and does not need to be positioned directly over the child.
CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable an individual with a spinal cord injury to care for her baby. A standard wooden crib with a drop front was purchased and adapted. First the legs were exended using matching wood to provide the necessary wheelchair clearance. The drop front was then removed and cut in half to form two gates. Once the front corner posts were reinforced with steel brackets, the gates were attached with swinging bar hinges. The gates stay open until they self-close after an init
Feeding Bottle With Flexible Tube
The Feeding Bottle with Flexible Tube is designed for use by children and adults with swallowing and eating disabilities. It holds eight ounces of liquid and features a tube that extends from the bottom of the bottle out through a screw cap to control fluid intake. The bottle is also graduated in ounces and milliliters to aid in dispensing measured amounts of liquid.
Firefly Goto Seat 1
The Firefly GoTo Seat is a lightweight, postural support seat that lets children participate in everyday activities such as grocery shopping, going to a park, or being in an area without a stable sitting surface.
Firefly Goto Seat 2
The Firefly GoTo Seat 2 is a lightweight, postural support seat that lets children participate in everyday activities such as grocery shopping, going to a park, or being in an area without a stable sitting surface.
The Firefly Upsee is an upright walking device for children with neuromuscular disorders or motor impairments, such as cerebral palsy. The three part kit, allows a child to be attached to their parent, while in a stable, vertical position. The child's feet are also positioned parallel to his or her parent, allowing for smooth movement while walking. The Upsee is suggested for children ages 1 to 8 years of age.
Freeloader Child Carrier
The Freeloader Child Carrier is a child carrier designed with a seat designed specifically for young children to completely rest their legs through the use of stirrups for the child to alleviate stress on their legs while they are riding in the carrier. It can be used for children with Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis, Cerebral Palsy, Congenital Heart Defects, Traumatic Brain Injury, or who have limited mobility or physical disabilities. The sturdy child's seat is padded and features an open back t
The Frette Crib is a circle bed designed for use with infants with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. Designed to promote infant safety and provide an unrestricted view for the developing child, this metal crib offers easier child access to parents and eliminates the dangers of sharp corners found on standard cribs. The crib has a hand-forged iron dome and drop-side access and includes a high-density foam mattress. OPTIONS: Bedding and linens watterproof pad, and mattress pad. DIMENSIONS
Gonge Gone Fishing Set And Storage Bin
Gonge Gone Fishing Set And Storage Bin is a toy set for children with autism and other disabilities that includes one fishing rod, a set of five small fishes and one aquarium play mat. Kids can use the magnet on the hook to catch the bright orange fish in the pond or in the aquarium and after catching fish, kids can store their fish in modified and storage bin.
Good Vibrations Receiver
Good Vibrations (formerly Silent Call and Personal Alert) is a sound monitor system that alerts individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing to audio stimuli in the household. The user wears a small receiver unit that simultaneously vibrates in response to a signal from any of several transmitted signals. Transmitters are available for detecting: sound (such as a baby's cry), smoke in the house, telephone ringing, doorbell ringing, or a pager (each sold separately). The receiver features four lig
Hi-riser is an electrically operated wall mounted changing table that is suitable for children and adults of up to 440lbs. Despite being extremely robust, the Hi-riser offers a slimline design that ensures it fits easily into most environments. The Hi-riser comes in a choice of powder coated frame for dry rooms and stainless steel frame for wet-rooms. Additional features include: wall and floor mount,
unique stowaway side rail and compatibility with a wide number of hoists. It is also equipp
Hitec Guest Room Case (Sets 1-4)
The HITEC Guest Room Case is a container holding a variety of products needed to comply with ADA standards for hotel guests who are deaf or hard of hearing. All components can be easily installed or removed by hotel or hospital personnel. Set 1 components include an AP-Q90D TTY, an SA-TR50 phone ring signaler, a CS-IL40 in-line amplifier, a GA-DB9 door knock alert signaler, a CS-WS1 clock with bed vibrator, a GT-SMOKE visual/audible smoke detector, and a US-DV1 telecaption decoder. Set 2 compone
Infantino Auto Mirror
The Infantino Auto Mirror is a car seat safety mirror designed for use by parents with physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This safety mirror enables the driver to keep eye contact between the parent and a baby in a rear-facing car seats without having to turn around or stop and exit the vehicle. The mirror wraps around most headrests. The snap on design and tilt feature helps position the mirror at the desired angle, giving the baby visual stimulation. Two toy loops are attached to the
Itzbeen Baby Care Timer
The Itzbeen Baby Care Timer is a cognitive aid, prompter and timer designed to help parents with memory or cognitive disabilities remember basic details of infant care. This device features four timers that count up with the touch of a button. The four buttons allow the user to track baby changing, baby feeding, napping and waking; and there is one extra button that can be customized. Other features include a back clip for portability, a soft-glow nightlight, a nursing reminder for the mother to
Jenx Bee Chair
Styled specifically to appeal to very young children and their families, and developed in conjunction with therapists and care-givers, the Bee seating system by Jenx is a playful and gentle introduction to supported seating. Providing a high level of versatility through a comprehensive range of fixed and height adjustable bases, along with a wide variety of head, trunk, leg and foot support options mean each Bee can be exactly tailored to the needs of any individual child. Adjustable back angle
Jenx Ziggy Cushion Toy
Ziggy is one-of-a-kind cushion that can be used for positioning, support, comfort and imaginative play.
Junior Light Weight Wheelchair Gloves
The junior light weight wheelchair gloves are designed for children that use wheelchairs for mobility. These gloves include armara material to cushion the palm area. There is a full coverage for the thumb while the remaining portion of the glove is fingerless. These gloves were designed to aid in providing protection against skin damage caused by starting, stopping and turning the wheelchair. It may also provide additional grip on the push rim (to prevent slipping); improved stopping and mane
The Kidster chair is an individual wheelchair seating system designed for children from 2 to 12 years, or any individuals who fit into the seat sizes offered. The seat is certified as a child safety car seat when removed from the frame, and is designed for use as a positioner, self-mobile unit, recliner, floor sitter, and stroller. FRAME: The frame is made of steel and is coated with baked on nylon. The frame comes in black, blue or red. SEAT: A rigid seat with 2 inches of regular polyurethane s
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
DO IT YOURSELF ENTRYPURPOSE: To enable an individual with mobility disabilities and the use of one arm to prevent a child from entering a kitchen. The unit comprises a frame made of pine, grooved out to provide a slot for a sliding plywood gate to slide through. The slotted gate replaced a clip closure that may have posed a pinching or trapping hazard to children The side of the unit that attaches to the wall was fixed to the skirting board so it could be removed when no longer needed and the ho
Kittens Mittens are children's fleece lined mittens for wheelchair users. These gloves may aid in providing protection against skin damage caused by starting, stopping and turning the wheelchair. It may also provide additional grip on the push rim (to prevent slipping); improved stopping and maneuverability. These gloves also serve to add comfort and/or warmth in cold or wet weather; protection against injury caused by repetitive impact.
Leckey Waistcoat Support Harness
The Soft Touch Sitter is an adaptive seating product with a contoured head and lateral supports, designed to position and support a child's head and trunk into proper alignment. Made of a latex-free seamless material, Soft-Touch Sitters are peel and tear resistant, impermeable to fluids, and withstand cracking.
Medimark Dressing Change Tray
The Medimark (CVC) Dressing Change Tray is a wound care kit designed for individuals to change their bandages efficiently and effectively. The kit includes one pair of wallet gloves, mask, 1 PVP swab-stick (3's), 1 acetone/alcohol swab-stick (3's), PVP ointment, 2 x 2 non woven split sponge, 2 x 2 gauze sponge, 4 x 4 gauze sponge, 2 x 2 non-adherent pad, roll of tape, transparent dressing, dressing change label, CSR wrap and tray.
Millennium Canopy Crib
The Millennium Canopy Crib is a circular bed designed for use with infants with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. Designed to promote infant safety and provide an unrestricted view for the developing child, this wood crib offers easier child access to parents and eliminates the dangers of sharp corners found on standard cribs. The crib has drop-side access and comes with dome and canopy kits. OPTIONS: Round mattress, bedding and linens, watterproof pad, and mattress pad. DIMENSIONS: The
The Mobi Changer is a fully mobile changing table that requires no installation or fixing. Its compact and slimline design maneuveres from room to room making it a cost effective option for a multi-user environment. The Mobi Changer is available in a powder coated frame for dry rooms or stainless steel frame for wet-rooms. Additional features include: unique stowaway side rails, height range for easier handling, clearance for hoists and easy-to-clean padded surface.
Modified Baby Cot
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom modification of a baby cot for a mother with multiple sclerosis to care for her baby. Due to muscle weakness in her legs from the multiple sclerosis, the individual was unable to stand up to read into a standard cot and pick up her son, even with the side at its lowest level. The individual purchases a new cot to be modified so the cot would open from the front and she could reach inside. The cot was assembled apart from one side.
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted crib for a mother with C6-7 quadriplegia who uses a motorized wheelchair and. The mother has wrist function but no use of her fingers. She did not have the reach or strength to operate the crib’s drop side, and could not get near enough to the crib once the side was down because it got in the way of her chair. Previous adaptations by TAD staff would not work in this case since the mother used a motorized wheelchair. A TAD v
Mother's 3Rd Arm
Mother's 3rd Arm is a flexible, portable cup or baby bottle holder designed for use by children and adults with upper extremity disabilities. This device consists of a large cylinder affixed to a long flexible neck with a large clamp at the base. The adjustable clamp permits the device to be secured to the edges of tables or desks, the back of automobile seats, bed rails, or to the tubular frame of a stroller, wheelchair, or high chair. The cup or baby bottle is placed in the cylinder and the ne
Movin' Sit Air Cushion
The Movin'Sit Air Cushion is an air flotation seat cushion designed to give the user a slanted seat base to promote proper sitting posture. This adjustable, wedge-shaped cushion is inflatable, washable, and portable. It also functions as a dynamic surface, with small, rounded protrusions on one side to create air circulation. The unit may also be used as a lower back support. It is inflated by mouth and easily adjusted for any chair or surface. DIMENSIONS: 14 x 14 inches.
MyAlert Wireless Doorbell Transmitter
The MyAlert Wireless Doorbell Transmitter is designed to provide sound enhancement and signaling of a doorbell ring to users with hearing disabilities. The wireless doorbell transmitter is a cost effective solution for doorbell notification. The DB100T works exclusively with the MyAlert multi-function receiver (SKU 7022). The device includes a 10-year lithium battery.
MyAlert Wireless Telephone Transmitter
The MyAlert Wireless Telephone Transmitter is designed to provide sound enhancement for incoming phone call to users with hearing disabilities. The device is a cost-effective way to ensure that you know when your phone is ringing. When the phone rings, you'll be notified with a clear visual icon, bright flashing LED, and loud amplified sound.
Nutone Wireless Doorbell With Strobe
The Nutone Wireless Doorbell with Strobe is a doorbell signal monitor designed to provide sound enhancement and signaling of a doorbell ring to persons with hearing disabilities. This monitor is portable and requires no special wiring. The receiver can be placed in any room so the chime can be heard. The set includes one receiver and one push-button transmitter. The unit offers a choice of an eight-note chime, a two-note chime, or a single-note tone, all with a 10-second strobe. RANGE: Signal ca
The OBUS Seat is a seat panel designed to relieve fatigue from the buttocks to the sacrum and to the lumbar and thoracic areas. The panel will support up to 75 percent of the body's weight and prevent the ischial tuberosities to sink into soft cushions. The coccyx is protected by a contoured buttocks frame with a cut-out seat depression. The device also protects the thighs with additional molded padding to reduce fatigue, improve circulation, help prevent swollen ankles and feet, and maintain pr
Otto-Bock Changing Table
The Otto-Bock Changing Table is a wall mounted changing table designed for use with children with mobility or severe physical disabilities. The frame of this stretcher-style changing table is covered with HT material. It mounts to the wall and is supported by two self-locking legs. The unit folds up or down against the wall when not in use, and a wall clamp is included to secure it when folded up against the wall. COLOR: The frame is dark brown, and the table is white.
Piggyback Rider (Model Nomis & Niloc)
The Piggyback Rider, models NOMIS and NILOC, is a standing child carrier designed to aid an adult to carry a child with balance, lower extremity, neurological or walking disabilities. It is worn like a backpack with the child riding on the user's back in a standing position. The Piggyback Rider has adjustable shoulder straps and a chest strap for added support. Each shoulder strap has two hand hold straps that the child can hold while riding, and the NOMIS model has enhanced aerated foam for add
Pip Squeakers are child's audible shoes designed to enable parents with vision disabilities to locate toddlers using sound as the child walks. Available in a fabric T-strap, a Velcro closure sneaker, or baby sandals, these lightweight shoes squeak softly as each foot touch down, enabling the parent or caregiver to locate the child. SIZES: Baby sizes 3 through 6. COLOR: The T-strap is available in peach, the sneakers are available in white or navy, and the sandals are available in royal blue or r
POD Pillows are intended for use by ages 9 and up (children) at home, school or daycare. The cotton chintz zippered out cover is removable for machine washing and drying. The inner cover is filled with shredded fire retardant foam. The pillows help support the head at a higher elevation.
Portable Changing Table For Older Children
CUSTOM ADAPTATIONPURPOSE: To provide a changing table for children ages 5 to 9 with incontinence who are too big for a regular changing table. The table base is a rectangular piece of medium-density fiberboard, 145 centimeters (cm) X 75 cm. Four pieces 19 millimeter (mm) plywood, 12 cm high, are attached to the edges of the table base to form a box into which a vinyl covered 70 mm foam mattress is placed. Collapsible legs, 85 cm high, are attached to the bottom of the table base. 10 cm leg exten
Pram (Stroller) Modifications
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted pram (stroller) for a mother with cerebral palsy. The individual chose a pram that was heavy in the front so that it did not require any extra weight or other anti-tilt mechanisms. However the pedal brakes were still a problem, as the individual could not lift her foot to operate them without the risk of falling over. The brakes were converted to a hand operation while making sure that the changes didn’t interfere with the
Premature infant supine support pillow for infants over three pounds and medically stable. Pillow is constructed of flame retardant urethane foam, covered by vinyl Staph Check 6, with quilted washable slipcover. Foam is contoured to maintain flexed position of infant, with separate head support. Pillows are color-coded by size. Three sizes: Small (tan) for infants 1250 grams to 1800 grams; Medium (blue) for infants 1800 grams to 2410 grams; Large (white) for infants 2410 grams to 3500 grams. One
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.
Rechargeable Sound Monitor
The Rechargeable Sound Monitor is designed for use by individuals who have hearing disabilities. The unit may be placed in any room to monitor sounds such as a baby's cry, a timer, or other household activity. This device features an adjustable sensitivity level, permitting a range of sound levels to be monitored. POWER: Uses normal household current or the built-in rechargeable battery.
Reinforced Kitchen Gate
CUSTOM ADAPTATIONPURPOSE: To prevent an older child with learning disabilities from entering the kitchen unsupervised. An existing lattice gate that was not strong enough to deter a 7-year-old boy can be reinforced. The Gate was mounted on solid wood boards firmly screwed into both sides of the doorway. The lattice was renforced by a wooden bar mounted on a hinge on the same side of doorway to which the lattice collapses. The bar folds down onto the top of the closed gate and fastens to the oppo
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
Safe-Fit Baby In Sight
The Safe-Fit Baby In Sight is a car seat safety mirror designed for use by parents with physical disabilities. This large outward-curved mirror offers wide-angle viewing and plastic shatter-proof design. The mirror is surrounded with soft suede-like fabric and has three-way attachment that includes a tether method for a secure fit. This jumbo mirror enables a driver to see s rear-facing infant while driving. The unit is made of traction grid material that keeps mirror positioned in place. DIMENS
Seaside Sidekicks Sand Cookie Set
The Seaside Sidekicks Sand Cookie Set is designed for children with learning and cognitive disabilities. It is intended for children to learn how to recognized colors and forms while playing with sand.
Seating Device For Multiply Handicapped Infants.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Simple seating device to hold mildly involved children positioned correctly in standard chairs. This describes a commercial device called "Baby Safe Sit" but the pictures are so well drawn that the device could be fabricated if it cannot be found in stores. It is designed to use with healthy infants from 3 months to 2 years of age. It is one piece with a high back for support, a padded seat, and a support flap that is positioned between the child's leg
The See-Me Mirror is a car seat safety mirror designed for uise by parents with physical disabilities. This adjustable flat-panel rear view mirror allows the driver to see the entire back seat of a car or SUV. It is distortion-free and attaches to the front or rear windshield with a power-grip suction cup for viewing forward and rear facing children. DIMENSIONS: (HxW): 2.25 x 4.75 inches.
Shower Stretcher / Changing Table
The Otto-Bock Shower Stretcher / Changing Table is a wall-mounted shower stretcher and changing table designed for use by individuals with mobility or severe physical disabilities. The frame is covered with HT material. Features include an adjustable backrest, wall mounting, and two self-locking legs for support. The unit folds up or down against the wall when not in use, and a wall clamp is included to secure it when folded up against the wall. A plastic water receiver with a flexible drain is
Sidekick Receiver & Sidekick Basic Kit
The SideKick Receiver is a signal system designed to monitor household sounds such as telephone ringers, smoke detectors, or doorbells for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This all-in-one device alerts to everyday events by flashing a bright strobe light. Four indicator lights on the face plate light under the appropriate signal, eliminating confusion as to which sound activated the receiver. In the case of fire, the strobe keeps flashing until it is reset. The receiver reaches a ran
Single Function Signaler
Signal system designed to alert for one function only: baby cry, fire/ smoke alarm, telephone, doorbell or alarm clock. Does not use a control unit. Compatible with Sonic Alert Remote Receivers.
Softcup Feeder (Model 610.0018S)
The SoftCup Feeder, model 610.0018S, is an infant feeder for children with cleft palate and other feeding disabilities. Designed for use when cup feeding is recommended, this system includes an 80 mililiter plastic bottle with a silicone scoop-style feeding reservoir designed to control fluid to prevent flooding or overwhelming the baby.
Sonic Alert Remote Horn (Model Rh 100)
The Sonic Alert Remote Horn, model RH 100, is a doorbell and telephone signal and sound monitor signal designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. When doorbell, telephone, or baby cry signals (not included) are activated, the Remote Horn emits a loud (78 to 85 decibels), low frequency audio horn sound. POWER: Uses normal household current.
Special Need Feeder (Models 6000S & 6200S) & Mini-Haberman Feeder (Model 610.0093)
The Haberman Feeder is an infant feeder for children who have a cleft palate or other feeding disabilities. These systems feature specially designed nipples and valves that adjust milk flow to meet the baby's needs. The one-way valve prevents flooding or overwhelming the child with too much milk. Complete systems include a nipple, a valve, and a bottle. Model 6000S includes an 80 mililiter (ml) bottle and model 6200S includes a 150 ml bottle. The Mini-Haberman Feeder, model 610.0093, features a
Special Tomato Mps Car Seat
The Special Tomato Multi-Positioning Seat Car Seat Version is a child's car seat designed for use by children and youth with physical disabilities. The seat has adjustable seat, head, and back cushions and offers a choice of regular or extended size seat cushions, allowing the seat width and depth to be adjusted to accommodate the child's growth. Other features include a seat shell, a latch strap and tether strap for in-vehicle use, and safety attachment straps for use outside of a vehicle.
Special Tomato Small MPS Push Chair
Special Tomato Small MPS Push Chair combines the multi-positioning seat with footrest and the transportable push chair base. This umbrella style stroller offers positioning for the child. This kit includes soft, lightweight, and durable seating surface with cushions that allow for customized support. The chair is designed for use with standard tie-down systems for bus or van transport. The push chair base accommodates both the small and large size MPS seat, allowing the child to grow into the sy
Special Tomato Soft Touch Floor Sitter Kit
The Special Tomato Soft Touch Floor Sitter Kit is designed for use by children with physical disabilities. The sitter kit offers proper seating positioning for children with mild to moderate physical involvement. It features a rigid base that provides stability and lifts the soft-touch sitter slightly off the floor. The close to the floor position brings children with special needs to the level of their peers while playing or during circle activities.
Special Tomato Soft Touch Liners
The Special Tomato Liners offer light support and comfort for your child with mild to moderate physical involvement. This product can be used to provide light structure for a child who may need additional back or trunk support. The liners are made from soft-to-the-touch materials that won't tear or puncture. The outer skin is impermeable to fluids and easily wipes clean. The liners can be taken from chair to chair (i.e. home, restaurants, airplanes, etc).
Suplemental Nursing System (Model 00901S) & Starter Sns (Model 00902S)
The Supplemental Nursing System (SNS), model 00901S, is an infant feeder for children with cleft palate or other feeding disabilities. Designed to provide supplemental feeding while the baby nyrses at the breast, the system features a bottle to hold supplemental milk or other fluid which is hung around the mother's neck. Two thin, soft tubes extend from the bottle and reach to the breast nipples. The tubes are taped to the breast and when the baby takes the breast, he oe she receives the tube as
Teddy Tucker Infant Seat Liner
Teddy Tuckers Infant Seat Liner is a cushion support designed to work in most any type of infant seat. It is also designed to help support and cuddle the baby's total body and to protect it from hot or cold surfaces. This infant product is machine washable and is available in the following type of designer cushions: Teddy bear, panda, duck, lamb or clown. WARRANTY: If merchandise is received in damaged condition, a claim must be reported within five days from date of receipt of shipment.
The Baby Beach Bug
The Baby Bug Aluminum Beach Jogger is a multi-position reclining seat designed to accommodate infants and children up to 40 pounds who have mobility disabilities. The Baby Bug Aluminum Beach Jogger has a removable child tray with 2 cup holders and toy steering wheel.
The Thermo is a medically approved thermometer that the user gently scans their forehead and they will see the result immediately. The app also allows the user to track temperature readings, get reminders, and input related symptoms/medications from their smartphone. As the device sweeps across the forehead, 16 infrared sensors take over 4,000 measurements to find the hottest point, using HotSpot Sensor™ Technology.
Three Compartment Plates - Set of 12
Thudguard Infant Protection Helmets
Thudguard is a protective safety helmet for children from 7 months until just over 2 years. It is designed to help absorb and reduce the impact of falls from a child's own height, lessen the chance of injury, avoid bumps and bruises while learning to walk, and accommodate the need for head positioning for children with disabilities. It is ultra light weight with holes for ventilation, and impact tested. The lightweight design is helpful in the development of an infant's neck muscles. Thudguard
Tranquility Slimline Booster Pad
Incontinence pad used inside a disposable or reusable diaper to provide extra protection. Absorbs and retains 4 ounces of fluid. Pad provides better skin dryness and inhibits growth of bacteria.
Tumble Forms Carrie Seat (Models 4641L, 4641M, 4641S, & 4641Sa)
The Tumble Forms Carrie Seat, models 4641L, 4641M, 4641S & 4641SA, are positioning seating systems designed for insertion in mobility systems such as strollers, wheelchairs, or in vehicles. They may also be used at home or in school. The seats come with an adjustable footrest, headrest, and tray. Standard features include an anti-thrust seat to stabilize the pelvis; a seat back which articulates 20 degrees to accommodate abnormal trunk tone; an adjustable footrest to maintain hip, knee, and
Tumble Forms Extra Large Deluxe Floor Sitter
Tumble Forms Floor Sitters feature integral abductor, hip positioning strap and quick release H-belt. The exclusive Tumble Forms coating makes them easy to wash and maintain. Tumble Forms seamless covering is washable, odor and stain resistant, impervious to urine, and nontoxic. The Feeder Seat's contoured interior has a 90 degree seat-to-back relationship to encourage correct seating posture. Shoulder harness slots allow 4 inches of vertical adjustment of the shoulder straps.
Tummy With Mummy
The Tummy With Mummy is a foldaway baby & toddler seat with a built-in angled tummy-time platform. It includes a soft fleece mat and safety harness. An infant can use the seat for tummy-time play or to have more face-to-face interactions without lying on his or her back.
Universal Sound Signaler (Model Uss360)
The Universal Sound Signaler, model USS360, is designed to convert sound to flashing lights or vibration for individuals who have hearing disabilities. When placed near the sound source, the device converts any sound such as an alarm clock, telephone, baby cry, etc., to flashing lights or vibration. The unit features a built-in plug for a light or bed vibrator and it can transmit a signal to be used with remote receivers (not included) in other rooms. POWER: Plugs into a standard alternating cur
Urban Chamy Stroller
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: Urban Chamy combines transporting children and a helpful station for the babies at home. The concept is a shell equipped with two kinds of cushioning for the different ages of the baby. This shell is a comfortable cradle, before, and then a seat that can adapt on three different supports in relation to the different needs of moving, a base for car, a stroller-bike and a high chair for home. While the baby is sitting in the shell, the parent can ride the bike.
VTech Safe & Sound DM221 Baby Monitor
VTech Safe & Sound DM221 Baby Monitor is a baby monitor for individuals who are hard of hearing or deaf. It offerers visual, auditory, and vibrating indicators of a baby's noise level. It has a 1,000-foot range, five different visual sound indicators that let the user know how loudly the baby is crying. Up to 18 hours of use with rechargeable parent unit, low battery alert, and two-way communication between baby and parent unit. Also features a soothing night light on baby unit and backlit d
Wall-Mounted Folding Treatment / Changing Table
The Wall-Mounted Folding Treatment/Changing Table is designed for clinical use. This table mounts to the wall with the included floor-supported wall-mounting plate. Designed for therapy, treatment, or changing a child or an adult, this table features folding Formica laminate legs, a foam-padded top, and vinyl uphostery. The unit folds up against the wall when not in use. DIMENSIONS (WxHxL): 24 x 31 x 72 inches. The unit projects only 8 inches from the wall when folded. COLOR: The upholstery come
Wheelchair To Stroller Linking Device
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a customized linking device between wheelchair and stroller for an individual with spinal cord injury. While the individual could push the stroller and use her wheelchair in tandem for short distances, this configuration was not idea for various surfaces and/or travel over long distances. The individual obtained a stroller that has swiveling wheels at the front and fixed wheels at the back. An adaptation using the stroller was created takin
Wireless Chime (Model Dm-Rc3700)
The Wireless Chime is a doorbell signal indicator designed to provide sound enhancement and signaling for persons with hearing disabilities. The unit consists of a chime button and remote chime receiver. The chime button can be mounted next to the entry door and the remote chime receiver can be plugged into any indoor AC outlet. Extra remote receivers are available. RANGE: The chime button will transmit the signal up to 50 feet. WARRANTY: 1-year limited.