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Ferby Pencil is designed for children with Down’s syndrome, low muscle tone, stroke and for those that are new to writing and drawing. The Ferby Pencil is designed for small hands. Developed in cooperation with physiologists and educators, the new rounded
The 5 Little Candles Preschool Printable Pack is a set of pre-writing tools designed for children with upper extremity disabilities and neurological disorders to practice scissor skills, visual perceptual skills (eg.
Abilitations Caterpinch Fidget is a fidget meant for individuals with sensory processing disorders or who prefer to keep their hands busy while working. This fidget is also ideal for warming up fingers before writing tasks.
Abilitations Handi-Writer Writing Aid - Set of 12 - Assorted Colors is a wristband, pencil loop, cord, and charm designed for people with special needs or fine motor disabilities to facilitate the correct positioning and holding of a writing or coloring too
DISCONTINUED. (Verified 8/2012) RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. The Action Arm is an arm support for feeding designed for use by individuals with neurological or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury.
The ARK Tran-Quill Pen combines two of their patented adaptive utensil tools: the Bite-n-Chew Tips and Z-Vibe vibrating utensil handle to help improve writing skills. Vibration aids in focus and concentration.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Allows those who have limited upper extremity issues perform fine motor tasks such as writing. A halved PVC pipe, foam, bolts and nuts as well as adhesive fashion the arm glider.
The Arthwriter Hand Aid, model F73514, is a grasping aid designed to provide grip assistance to individuals with hand or finger disabilities, particularly arthritis, missing fingers, or persons wearing hand casts.
The Bic Pen Holder for Hand Support is designed for use by people with hand disabilities, grasping disabilities, or who would otherwise need assistance writing with a ball point pen. A pen is attached to the device using a holster.
Bipgrip Pencil Grip makes any standard pen, pencil or crayon easier to hold by reducing the required gripping power. It is an especially helpful writing aid for those with arthritis. It works for left and right handed users and is good for all ages.
Boogie Board Jot 8.5 LCD eWriter Tablet with Stylus Smart Paper is a dry erase board to help with communication and leaving messages. The durable, ultra-lightweight LCD writing screen is engineered to feel just like writing with pen on paper.