Kitchen and Household Aids

ETAC Universal Turner

The universal Turner handle is shaped to sit comfortably in the hand and has a hanging / wrist loop at the end.
The oval shaped head has a gripping surface consisting of seventy sprung, plastic, hexagonal rods that retract when placed over an object, conforming to that objects shape.
The multi purpose turning aid, can be used to assist in turning small items, such as keys, stove and dishwasher knobs and taps.

Weight  80g
Length 120mm

Universal Turner
Universal Turner

Key Turning Aid

Lightweight heavy duty hard plastic key turners for one or two keys. They have a curved built up handle for a comfortable grip and increased leverage. Keys fold into the handle when not in use.
Key Turner 1 holds one key.
Key Turner 2 holds two keys.

Overall Length     127mm

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Key Turner

Crockery and Cutlery

Manoy Plates

These melamine plates are designed to help those with one good hand or who have diffculty picking up food with utensils. They are oval in shape with a sloping bottom and high sided end to help scoop up food without spilling it over the side.
Not suitable for microwave ovens, but dishwasher safe.

Manoy Plates
Manoy Plates

Description                    Dimensions               Product Weight
Manoy Plate Small       227x159mm                      200g
Manoy Plate Large       279x159mm                      440g

 

Scoop Bowl

A small melamine plastic bowl with rolled edges of different heights. The rolled, high edges assist with preventing spills and help the user to load the spoon with food.
Four small feet located on the base have slip resistant ends to help stabilise the bowl and minimise sliding

Length 165 mm
Width 140 mm
Height 70 mm
Height Internal 60 mm

Scoop Bowl
Scoop Bowl

Partitioned Dishes

White melamine, 8-3/4" diameter dinner plate with 3/4"-high dividers and nearly vertical sides. Two sections have a 4-oz. capacity; the third holds 8 oz. Not recommended for microwave or heavy institutional use. Dishwasher safe to 180°F.
Latex free

Partitioned Dish
Partitioned Dish

Food Guard

The Sure-Fit Food Guard - Clear Plastic is a discreet dining aid which is ideal for use at home, or school or in a restaurant.
It is made from a transparent polycarbonate plastic, a highly durable material which matches with any crockery.
It is an ideal tool for people who require some assistance while eating: the high sides help scoop food onto a fork or spoon, and help prevent spillages.
It features tapered ends which help leave ample space for moving crockery and for resting the wrist.
The Food Guard is simple to attach, enabling use with one or both hands.
The grooved edge simply slides onto the plate for a secure fit.

Food Guard
Food Guard

The Sure-Fit Food Guard - Clear Plastic can fit plates ranging from
21 to 25cm (8 1/2 inches to 10 inches) in diameter.
Dishwasher safe for convenience.

Good Grip Cutlery

Good Grips Cutlery: Knife, Fork, Dessert Spoon, Teaspoon, Youth Spoon
Good Grips Cutlery is designed for those with weak or limited hand grip. Soft cushion grip with flexible ribbing, that keeps the utensil in the hand - even when wet!
Spoon or fork stem can bend to any angle -suitable for left or right handed use Rocker knife requires only minimal strength for cutting
Dishwasher safe
Pieces are sold individually

Also available Good Grip Weighted Cutlery

Good Grip Cutlery
Good Grip Cutlery

Homecraft Cutlery

A range of cutlery with shaped plastic handles which are moulded to fit the hand and facilitate a good grip. Handle has indent for forefinger to encourage correct position for use. Range includes a knife, fork, spoon and teaspoon.
Dishwasher safe

Homecraft Cutlery
Homecraft Cutlery

Care Spoons

Care Spoons are made of lightweight, ABS plastic.
Small bowl helps control food intake.
Spoons measure 6" (15cm) long and 1/2" (13mm) in diameter.
The Small model has a 1" (2.5cm) bowl
The Large model has a 1-1/4" (3.2cm) bowl.
Household dishwasher safe.
Sold in packs of 10.

Care Spoons
Care Spoons

Henro-Grip Cutlery

A cutlery for those with weak muscle control when eating that is easy to control and handle.
The cutlery has safe grip handle for both right and left handed.
It is household dishwasher safe and are thereby easier to keep clean.
The cutlery is designed to facilitate the eating situation for those who have difficulties handling ordinary cutlery.

Henro Grip
Henro Grip

Specifications:
– Made in Denmark
– Made in PP/TPE
– Both materials are specially developed to products with high hygiene requirements
– The raw materials used meet the FDA and DGVV demands
– The raw materials are related and can be recycled if treated in a professional way
– Weight: Blue and Green 39g, Grey 41g
– Length: Blue and Green 14.5cm, Grey 16.5cm
– Dishwasher safe

Cups and Mugs

Grip Mugs with Temperature Indicator Lid

Ergonomically designed, easy to hold, even in small or weak hands. With Grip mugs the user has complete control over the flow of liquid.

Key features:
Non spill grip mug
Lid changes colour when contents are hotter than body temperature
If contents are hotter than 37.5 C, the lid will change from PINK TO BLUE alerting the user to take care when drinking
The cup can also be used with straw

Grip Mug with Temp indicator lid
Grip Mug with Temp indicator lid

Handycup

ERGONOMIC DRINKING MUG FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS WITH DIFFICULTIES HANDLING AN ORDINARY MUG
– An ergonomic cup developed for adults and children with coordination problems and reduced strength
– Has an oblique form and large handles designed to make handling and drinking easy
– Available with and without ML print
– Transparent so that liquid contents are visible
– Household dishwasher and microwave safe

Handycup
Handycup

Spill Proof Kennedy Cup

THE KENNEDY CUP is a lightweight spillproof drinking cup that is used with a straw and is ideal for people of all ages.

The patented design allows the cup to be easily filled with up to 7 ounces of warm or cold liquid. Once the KCup lid is screwed on the liquid will not spill out even if the cup is turned completely upside down! This means an end to messy spills and new independence to those who have difficulty using conventional cups.

Great for use at the table, while travelling or in bed

- Ergonomic "J" handle

- The KCup can be used with any style straw

- Dishwasher safe

Cut Out Cup

These cups are made out of a flexible plastic, and are suitable for individuals who have problems with the neck.
There are cut-outs on these cups so that they can fit around the nose. This means that the user can tilt the glass up for a drink  without having to tilt their head back. For an individual with limited mobility they may not be able to do this without discomfort.
The cups are also translucent so that the user can monitor how much fluid is in them while filling up, so as to prevent the chance of an overflow.
They can also be squeezed gently to change the shape of the cup lip for easier intake.
The plastic is durable and will not smash if dropped, plus it is dishwasher safe and latex free

Cut Out Cups
Cut Out Cups

• These cups have a cut out for the nose
• It means the user can drink without tilting their head back
• The flexible plastic allows for funneling if gently pressed
• Translucent plastic construction is durable and will not smash if dropped

Features
Blue: 59ml / 2fl.oz
Pink: 30ml / 1fl.oz

Feeder Beakers

The beakers are constructed from food-grade polypropylene.
This makes them durable and suitable for both the microwave and dishwasher.
Each beaker has volume markings on the side and is transparent to enable fluid intake to be monitored.
The lids feature an angled drinking spout to control the flow of liquid.
This helps to prevent spillages and choking.

Height: 95mm (3 3/4 inch).
Spout diameter: 8mm (1/4 inch).
Capacity: 200ml (7fl.oz).

Feeder Beakers
Feeder Beakers

ETAC Dose Mug

Etac Feed Dose Mug is designed to assist with drinking, especially suited for medicine. Spout shape provides good contact with the lips and minimises need to lean back.
transparent mug
includes 50ml and 100ml markings
dishwasher safe

ETAC Dose Mug
ETAC Dose Mug

Doidy Mug

A lightweight, plastic drinking mug with two handles. The upper part of the cup is moulded at an angle which reduces the need to tilt the head when drinking.
Domestic dishwasher safe.
Specifications
Capacity 200 ml
Clearance for Fingers 10 mm
Height 70 mm

Doidy Mug
Doidy Mug

Dysphagia Cup

A plastic cup with one large extended handle and contoured lip to assist with nose clearance for the client. The aim of the cup is to direct the liquid to the centre of the mouth.
It is available in two colours: Almond & Green
Height 100 mm
Diameter 100 mm
Weight Overall 25 g
Capacity 236 ml

Dysphagia Mug
Dysphagia Mug

General Kitchen and Household Aids

All Purpose Opener 5 in 1

The NorthCoast All Purpose 5 in 1 Opener helps eliminate stress and discomfort on the hands.
The 5 in 1 All Purpose Opener is ergonomically designed for a secure, comfortable grip and is Dishwasher Safe

The 5 in 1 opener can be used to

  • Release the vacuum seal on jars for easy opening
  • Open the screw cap on bottles
  • Open Ring Pull tabs on drink cans
  • Open bottle tops
  • Open cans

Colours may vary.

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Hand Held Jar and Bottle Opener

Jar and Bottle Opener will open any size jar or a screw top bottle effortlessly.
Dimensions:
228mm x 127mm x 25mm (9" x 5" x 1")
Weight: 113g (4 oz.)

Handheld Jar/Bottle Opener
Handheld Jar/Bottle Opener

Under Bench Jar and Bottle Opener

A V-shaped coated metal opener with non-slip lining that screws underneath a shelf or cupboard
Overall Length:130 mm;
Overall Maximum width: 90 mm.
Weight 145g

Underbench Jar Opener
Underbench Jar Opener

Personal Alarm

This personal alarm combines two great features to attract attention - a loud alarm and a flashing light.
It's small and unobtrusive and attaches to a belt or purse for easy accessibility.

Personal Alarm
Personal Alarm