Assistive Technology

Collection by Ryan Hines


Useful tools for the disabled.

Ryan Hines
Everyday do it yourself adaptations: Home Instead Central Arkansas is devoted to providing the highest quality in home senior care, Alzheimer’s & dementia care, companionship and more in Central Arkansas. Lesión Cerebral, Adaptive Equipment, Occupational Therapist, Assistive Technology, Elderly Care, Home Health, Physical Therapy, Physical Education, Special Education

Do-It-Yourself Designs for Daily Living

How older Americans are reimagining household objects from soap to straws to make their lives easier.

Have small hands that struggle to hold cards? Take a look at this Family Game Night Hack, a Pool Noodle Upcycle Card holder. Memorable Family Game Night Ideas and Tricks on Frugal Coupon Living Source by vanwinklestudio Look Family Game Night, Family Games, Family Family, Couple Games, Night Couple, Senior Activities, Activities For Kids, Therapy Activities, Spring Activities

Teacher Hack: Pool-Noodle Card Holders - The Brown Bag Teacher

Hello friends! If you are a regular reader, you know we love games in our classroom – especially card games. It’s the perfect opportunity to practice core math and reading skills under the pretense of fun! 🙂 With my 1st graders, the struggle of handling the playing cards is REAL. Most of the time, the...

Offset Door Hinge adds an additional 2 inches to any doorway. Offset Door Hinges are also known as Swing Clear Hinges as they will actually swing your door clear of the door frame making it easier to get a wheelchair or walker through the doorway. Ada Bathroom, Handicap Bathroom, Narrow Bathroom, Bathroom Doors, Disabled Bathroom, Bathroom Ideas, Handicap Accessible Home, Ada Accessible, Interiors

Expandable Door Hinge

The door swings completely out of the way, adding 2" of valuable clearance. All hardware included; set of 2 hinges. Brass-plated steel, 2" x 3 ".

Arthritis Handle - Aids for Daily Living: Specifically designed for use by individuals who have trouble grasping, this handle enables the user to open any cupboard doors and drawers with ease, no gripping or twisting required. Physical Education Games, Health Education, Physical Therapy, Sensory Rooms, Sensory Activities, Vision Therapy, Adaptive Equipment, Hand Therapy, Occupational Therapist

Arthritis Handle

Arthritis Handle - $4.95. This handle enables the user to open any cupboard doors and drawers with ease.

This is a low tech device that can help children with cerebral palsy to use a computer mouse. Since it may be difficult for children with cerebral palsy to use their hands, this foot control can substitute for a computer mouse. Education Humor, Teacher Education, Health Education, Physical Education, Adaptive Equipment, Preschool Special Education, Occupational Therapist, Assistive Technology, Cerebral Palsy

This device was created at a low cost for individuals who cannot use their upper extremities due to amputations, weakness, or fine motor coordination deficits.

Assistive Technology for writing. Trisha's Assistive Technology eJournal: Homemade AT Pencil Grip, Adaptive Equipment, Assistive Technology, Child Life, Gross Motor, Occupational Therapy, Teaching Tools, In Kindergarten, Preschool Class

Homemade AT

1. Tape - Tape can be used for the stabilization of materials. Simply tape the paper to the work surface to keep it from sliding around ...

Queensland University of Technology student Ching-Hao Hsu has designed a device to help rheumatoid arthritis sufferers get a better grip on hot cookware. Occupational Therapy Assistant, Occupational Therapy Activities, Physical Therapy, Physical Education, Early Education, Health Education, Adaptive Equipment, Spinal Cord Injury, New Cooking

New cooking aid developed for arthritis sufferers

Queensland University of Technology student Ching-Hao Hsu has designed a device to help rheumatoid arthritis sufferers get a better grip on hot cookware

Best Diy Assistive Technology Images Crafts For Kids - Easy To Make Assistive Technology Solutions For A Variety Of Needs See More Ideas About Crafts For Kids Occupational Therapy And Adaptive Equipment Technology Tools, Assistive Technology, Wearable Technology, Pencil Grip, Adaptive Equipment, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Special Needs, Fine Motor Skills

Low Tech Assistive Technology: MacGyver Inspired - Handwriting is Fun! Blog

Assistive Technology, designed by an OT, can turn broken paintbrushes, foam, and corrugated plastic into functional adaptive tools.

Glenda’s Assistive Technology Information and more…: iDevices in the Special Education Classroom Disability Quotes, Disability Awareness, Dyslexia Quotes, Assistive Technology, Educational Technology, Educational Quotes, Teaching Technology, Speech Language Pathology, Speech And Language

Goals to Support AAC Use

When a student is provided an AAC device, the next part is to think about, how do we teach it? How do we support it? How do we write goals in the IEP? Remembering that goals must be specific, measurable, attainable, realistic and timely, when it comes to AAC, we must also consider that who, what, when, where and how. Who does our student need to communicate with? What do they need to be able to communicate for? When do they communicate? Where do they go in their lives? How are they going to…

Assistive Technology: Dot A Braille Smart Watch For Blind People. Pinned by SO Blinds Design, Wearable Device, Wearable Technology, Assistive Technology, Learn To Read, Disability, Cool Watches, Smart Watch, Industrial Design

Dot - A Braille Smart Watch For Blind People - Assistive Technology Blog

By now we know that smart watches have sort of become a way of life for many people. Meant to be a companion for your smart phone, there are lots of conveniences a smart watch brings like time, email & phone notifications, steps taken, appointments, alarms, etc. But how good is a smart watch for someone who cannot see? A startup in South Korea is developing a smart watch that has a Braille face instead of a regular screen. “Dot” does what every other smart watch does, except that it displays…

SeniorsSuperStores-Roll 'n Pour - pour liquids without spills from shaky hands, pour from gallon jugs, half-gallon jugs two-liter bottles with ease Mein Job, Osteogenesis Imperfecta, Pediatric Occupational Therapy, Adaptive Equipment, Garden Tool Storage, Mobility Aids, Making Life Easier, Assistive Technology, Elderly Care

Kitchen daily living aids, assistive kitchen tools, Oxo Good Grips, Maddak Ableware, Progressive International for impairments, cookbooks for seniors