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Assistive Devices in the Home for All Ages

Bathroom
Bath, brush, curved
$37 Grab bars, L-shaped
Hewi
$162 Reacher, 22-inch
Sears Home Health Care
$20

Bathtub, soft
International Cushioned
Products
1-800-882-7638

$1,400 Hairbrush, easy pull
$12 Shower seat, lift-off
Hewi
$614
Comb, long handle
Sammons Preston
$13 Laundry bag, mesh, zipper
Discount stores
$3 Soap dispenser
Department stores
$20
Electronic Faucet
Sloan Valve Company
$370 Mirror, swing-arm
The Home Place
$90 Sock clips
Independent Living Aids
$6
Grab bars, 3-level zig-zag
Maddak
$20 Mrror with stand
Sammons Preston
$4 Toliet seat lifter, electronic
Rehab Seating Systems
1-800-525-7328
$1,250
Grab bars, fold-up
Hewi
$470 Nail clipper/file
Sammons Preston
$20 Wash mit, cloth/mesh
Sammons Preston
$6


Living/Sleeping
Appliance control, Clapper
Hardware Stores
$20 Gripper grips
S&S Healthcare
$5 Reacher, Dress EZ, 30"
ArcMate
$10
Calculator, large key
S&S Healthcare
$23 Hinge, Duro-matic
Sears Home Helath Care
$25 Reacher, Economy-27"
Maddak
$14
Cards, super jumbo
Independent Living Aids
$3 Holder for playing cards
Indepedent Living Aids
$15 Remote control, wireless
Electronic products stores
$40
Carts and baskets, rolling
Discount stores
$9 Key holder
Independent Living Aids
$10 Scissors, Fiskars
Discount Stores
$12
Clock, talking alarm
Independent Living Aids
$20 Lever handles for door
Independent Living Aids
$11 Smoke/fire detector
Hardware stores
$14
Dominos, jumbo
S&S Healthcare
$15 Lift cushion, pneumatic
Dr. Leonard's Healthcare
$130 Telephone, giant push
Sears Home Health Care
$80
Dressing aid, shoe horn
Sears Home Health Care
$15 Magnifying glass, lighted
Sammons Preston
$17 Thermstat, easy-to-see
Lighthouse International
$30
Dressing aid, shoe horn
Sears Home Health Care
$15 Magnifying glass, lighted
Sammons Preston
$17 Thermostat, easy-to-see
Lighthouse International
$40
Dressing aid, sock
Sammons Preston
$28 Magnifying lamp
JC Penney
$20 Writing guide, check
Independent Living Aids
$2
Game, tic-tac-toe
Independent Living Aids
$6 Pill alarm, dual timer
Sammon Preston
$12 Writing guide, envelope
Independent Living Aids
$2
Kitchen
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Bag opener
Discount stores
$3 Flatware, rocker knife
Maddak
$29 Milk carton holder
Easy Street
1-800-959-EASY
$5
Can opener, cordless $20 Flatware, rocking-L knife
Maddak
$27 Molding rubber
Sammons Preston
$11
Canister, Quick Box
Sammons Preston
$23 Flatware, self-leveling fork
Sammons Preston
$9 Peeler, swivel
Discount stores
$4
Clips, Twixit 14 ct.
Sammons Preston
$6 Foam tubing for flatware
Sammons Preston
$10 Plate, inner lip
Sears Home Health Care
$4
Cup, large handle
Discount stores
$3 Jar lid loosener
Sammons Preston
$8 Plate, scoop
Sammons Preston
$17
Cutting board, portable
Maddak, Inc.
$12 Jar lid opener, capscrew
Maddak
$14 Poly-lock plastic fastener
Consumer Care Products
414-459-8353
Dycem, pad, 8" diameter
Sammons Preston
$7 Knob turner
Sammons Preston
$13 Reacher, rubber grip, 30"
Sammons Preston
$28
Flatware, built-up handle
Sammons Preston
$6 Lazy-susan, cupboard
Discount stores
$7 Scrub brush
Sammons Preston
$5
Flatware, extension handle
Sammons Preston
$7 Liquid level indicator
Maxi-Aids
$11 Timer, big and bold
Independent Living Aids
$13
Flatware, handle adapters
Maddak
$5 Locator dots
Independent Living Aids
$4 Waste basket, swing arm
Discount stores
$8
Flatware, knife, L-shape
Maddak
$15 Marking tape, safety
Independent Living Aids
$11 Zipper bag sealer
Access to Recreation
1-800-634-4351
$3
Flatware, knife, Rocking-T
Sammons Preston
$17 Measuring cups
Independent Living Aids
$4
Flatware, knife-fork combo
Sammons Preston
$4 Measuring spoons
Independent Living Aids
$3
Catalogs
ArcMate
637 Vinewood St.
Escondido, CA 92029
1-888-637-1926
The Lighthouse Catalog
3620 Northern Boulevard
Long Island City, NY 11101
1-800-829-0500
www.lighthouse.org
Sammons Preston
PO Box 5071
Bolingbrook, IL 60440-5071
1-800-323-5547
www.sammonspreston.com
Hewi
2851 Old Tree Drive
Lancaster, PA 17603-9942
1-877-439-4462
www.hewi.com
Maddak, Inc.
Pequannock, NJ 07440-1993
1-800-443-4926
www.ableware.com
Sears
Home Health Care
1630 Cleveland Ave.
Kansas City, MO 64127-2246
1-800-326-1750
www.sears.com
Independent Living Aids, Inc.
27 East Mall
Plainview, NY 11803
1-800-537-2118
www.independentliving.com
Maxi-Aids
42 Executive Bldg., PO Box 3209
Farmingdale, NY 11735
1-800-522-6294
www.maxiaids.com
S&S Healthcare
PO Box 515
Colchester, CT 06415-0513
1-800-243-9232
www.snswwide.com
JC Penny Special Needs
PO Box 2021
Milwaukee, WI 53201-2021
1-800-222-6161
Rehab Seating Systems
8 Alton Place, Suite 3
Brookline, MA 02146
1-800-525-7328
www.rehabseating.com



Prepared by Rachel Huntoon, Program Specialist, Iowa State University, 1997. For more information, contact Iowa AgrAbility Project, 1094 LeBaron Hall, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011. 515-294-8522 (voice); 1-800-854-1658 (TDD); Answerline: 1-800-262-3804. www.extension.iastate.edu/Pages/housing/other/housing/elderly/hfaa-resources.html (7/2000)

Iowa State University Extension does not endorse, recommend, nor certify any of these commercial products, modifications, or devices as safe or effective. Other companies provide similar products and services. Product information and price quotes in this exhibit are subject to change.


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