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1-2-3 Puzzle Blocks

The 1-2-3 Puzzle Blocks are puzzles with large peieces designed for use with children with low vision or upper extremity disabilities. This set includes a wooden storage box and 10 two-piece wooden puzzles (one each for the numbers 0 through 9 ). These self-checking puzzles require children to match the number with the corresponding picture. DIMENSIONS: Each puzzle is 2.5 x 4.75 inches and the box is 14 x 5.75 x 1 inch.

1-2-3 Speak

1-2-3 Speak is a direct selection communicator program designed for use by children or adults with communication or speech disabilities. It is available as software that runs on any Windows XP computer, on the Web, or preloaded on a handheld computer or a PenTablet/TouchTablet system. It provides up to 4,000 spoken words accessible within 3 key strokes. Users click on images of words which are spoken by the computer/tablet. Words are chosen from categories tailored to the needs and interests of

1-2-3-4-5 Ring Counter (Model G2011)

The 1-2-3-4-5 Ring Counter, model G2011, is a math skills game for children with learning and physical disabilities. The toy consists of a plain hardwood block with five vertical posts of varying height and 15 colored wood rings. The numerals one through five are painted on the side of the block in five different colors corresponding to the ring colors. Children must place the rings, grouped by color to correspond to each numeral painted on the block, on the correct post. The game teaches simple

1-2-Bee Counting Hive

The 1-2-Bee Counting Hive is an educational toy designed for use with children with cognitive or vision disabilities. With two modes of play, Winnie the Pooh and the Counting Hive help children learn to count. In counting mode, the child puts the blocks in the bucket and hears Pooh count the blocks up to 10. In quiz mode, Pooh asks the child to place a certain number of blocks in the bucket and rewards the child for correct responses. The toy has a carrying handle and includes 10 blocks.

1-Switch Single Appliance Continuous Control Unit (Model 1490)

The 1-Switch Single-Appliance Continuous Control Unit, model 1490, is a switch control interface unit designed for use by individuals with upper exremity or severe physical disabilities. This remote control unit operates most AC appliances from a distance of up to 20 feet when the appliances are plugged into a receiver. A capability switch (not included) is used to activate the remote transmitter through either latch or momentary activation. With latch activation, the appliance runs until the us

100 Hoops Basketball Counting Game

The 100 Hoops Basketball Counting Game is an educational game designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities or eye-hand coordination disabilities. This game teaches numbers in both English and Spanish; counting from one to one hundred; skip counting by twos, fives, and tens; counting backwards; goal setting; and physical coordination and skills. The game features rally sounds and a cheering crowd for encouragement and enables the user to select a counting mode and language

101 Animations

101 Animations is a cause and effect training program designed for use with children with cognitive and upper extremity disabilities. This simple activity causes a loud, large animation (non-age-specific cartoon) on the computer screen with every switch activation. This program includes 101 animations. This program can be accessed with Mouseclick (see separate entry), a touch screen, a single switch, or the standard keyboard space bar. COMPATIBILITY: Versions are available for use on Macintosh c

123 Cd

123 CD is a math skills tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities. This program features Wizit the Wizard who dances, cheers, and gives the thumbs up sign as children successfully participate in interactive games. Eleven different activities present numbers from zero through ten. Numbers are counted out loud and all directions are clearly narrated. Activities are designed to help children develop essential skills in the areas of number names, ordering

123 CD V2

123 CD V2 is a software program designed for use by children with developmental delays, cognitive and learning disabilities. There are 10 activities that are narrated to help students explore counting and other essential early number skills. Also included in this program is a Teacher’s Toolkit, which is designed to allow teachers to use the software for whole-class teaching on a whiteboard or large screen.

123 Order - Lite

123 Order – Lite is a perceptual training and math skills tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad or an Android device to teach a child number sequencing using a set of three or four numbers. Full number sequences are shown in a training session, and then the child is asked to identify the last number in a sequence, c

18-Inch Flexible Ruler (Model 1-03050-00)

The 18-Inch Flexible Ruler, model 1-03050-00, is a tactile, braille, and large print ruler designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This flexible plastic ruler allows tactual and visual measurement of flat or curved surfaces. It has raised lines in quarter-inch increments and numbers in braille and large print. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 47 x 4 centimeters. COLOR: Ruler is white with black lines.

2 Times Fun

2 Times Fun is a math skills tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad or Android device to teach a child to learn multiplication skills. The user can set time and question type (in figures or as a word problem) before each game play session. The question is shown with voice prompt at the top of the screen, and the correct a

2+2

2+2 is a math skills training system designed for use with children with low vision or cognitive disabilities. This program focuses on early arithmetic problems and uses an errorless learning method. The program features both drill and test modes and are designed to enable the instructor to enter vertical or horizontal problems for drilling and testing. This program can be accessed using the standard keyboard, IntelliKeys (not included; see separate entry), or a single switch (not included). COM

2-In-1 R/c Truck

The 2-In-1 R/C Truck is a battery operated toy designed for use by children with physical disabilities. This radio controlled vehicle offers two play modes: When the body is in the low position, it is a high-speed racer and when the body in the high position, the speed changes to low for "off-road" adventures. The body is moved to the high position bu pulling back on the roll bar. The handheld controller has an easy-grip steering wheel and a single button for forward and reverse. POWER: Uses on

25 Grippers

The 25 Grippers are a set of 25 triangular finger grips designed for individuals with fine motor and grasping disabilities. These triangular grips help position the user's hand for writing and they can also be used with some cutlery, toothbrushes, and other small utensils. COLOR: Assorted bright colors.

3 Shape Music Box / Switch

The 3 Shape Music Box / Switch is a puzzle switch designed for use by children with fine motor or neurological disabilities. The base has indentations to accept each of three large knobbed pieces (a square, a triangle, and a circle) and when all three pieces are successfully fitted, a music box activates as a reward. This device is also equipped with a jack to enable a switch-adapted toy to be substituted for the music box. POWER: Uses 2 double-A batteries (not included).

3-D Pentomino Puzzle

The 3-D Pentomino Puzzle is a math skills game designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. This 12-piece three-dimensional puzzle forms hundred of combination, sharpening geometry and problem-solving skills. The set includes a guide with fifty puzzles in three levels of difficulty.

3-Inch Wheeled Footpiece (Models 7729 & 7731)

Three inch nonswivelling wheels to replace front legs of Guardian Safe T Fold walker. Model 7731 for adult and youth sizes. Model 7729 for child and toddler sizes.

30-Centimeter Flexible Ruler (Model 1-03031-00)

The 30-Centimeter Flexible Ruler, model 1-03031-00, is a tactile, braille, and large print ruler designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This flexible plastic ruler allows tactual and visual measurement of both flat and curved surfaces. Centimeters are indicated with raised black lines, and even numbered marks are labeled in both braille and large print. These rulers are sold in packages of five. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 30 x 3 centimeters.

32 Message Communicator (Models 3206)

The 32 Message Communicator is a direct selection communicator designed for use by children with communication disabilities. This lightweight portable communicator offers 192 three-second messages on six levels. Features include adjustable legs for tilting the unit, a carrying case and adjustable shoulder strap for traveling. POWER: Uses four AA batteries (included). DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 3 x 16 x 9 inches. WEIGHT: 2.5 pounds.

4-In-1 Trike

The 4-In-1 Trike is a child's tricycle designed for use by young children with lower extremity, mobility, neurological, or balance disabilities. Designed for children 9 months to 5 years old, this 4-in-1 tricycle converts from a stroller to a steering trike, to a learning to ride trike, and to a classic trike. Features of this steel-framed trike include a removable wrap-around tray with cup holder, a removable 3-point harness, a removable headrest, and a removable adult height-adjustable push ha

6 Color Foam Bowling Ball Set ( Model W14477 )

The 6 Color Foam Bowling Ball Set, model W14477, is a bowling game designed for recreational or therapeutic use by individuals of all ages with upper extremity disabilities. These easy-grip balls are lightweight and designed with multi-sized finger hole patterns to accommodate all finger sizes. WEIGHT: 1 pound. COLOR: Blue, red, green, yellow, orange, and purple.

60-Second Time Machine Power Toothbrush

The 60-Second Time Machine Power Toothbrush is a pediatric automatic toothbrush designed to allow six tooth surfaces to be simultaneously brushed for preventive oral care. Designed for children ages six and older and intended to effectively clean teeth in 60 seconds, this preventive device is designed with three brushes (2 round and 1 flat) that oscillate at 300 strokes per minute. This brush requires th user to position the bristles underneath the gumline and bite down to automatically create t

6610 Chest Support

The 6610 Chest Support is a torso support and harness restraint designed for firm trunk support. The support is made of foam with an inner moldable core that can be formed to follow body contours. The yokes have straps for attachment to high back standard wheelchairs, travel chairs, and strollers. Placement holes are pre-cut in yokes for adjustments in size. The support has quick release buckles, a lap belt with pivotal mounts, and a polypropylene strap with nylon quick release buckle that goes

6628 Side Opening Head Support

The 6628 Side Opening Head Support is designed for use by individuals who are unable to independently maintain proper head positioning. Available in three sizes, this support cradles the entire head and may be used mounted or unmounted to a seating system or wheelchair. Made of closed cell vinyl-coated foam, the support features reinforced front and back plates, a hinge on one side, and a quick release buckle on the other side for ease in use. SIZES: Unmounted extra small, unmounted small, unmou

6919 Positioning Pillow

The 6919 Positioning Pillow is a body positioner and infant positioning cushion made of a foam blend. Small squares of foam fill an inner pillow case made of vinyl, which is covered with an outer pillowcase that zips off for washing. SIZES: Small or Large. DIMENSIONS: 20 x 20 inches (small) and 32 x 20 inches (large). COLOR: Forest green.

7 Level Communication Builder (Models 7075 & 7075B)

The 7 Level Communication Builder is a direct selection communicator designed for use by children with communication disabilities. Designed to expand as the child develops new skills, the unit features 300 seconds of message recording time that can be divided into one, two, four, eight, or 16 selections on up to seven levels. Five interchangeable frames create the desired number of selection positions. Messages can be recorded as needed at the touch of a button. The unit features a built-in carr

7-128 Software Game Book

The 7-128 Software Game Book is a set of computer video games that are accessible to individuals with blindness, low vision, color blindness, deafness, or who have upper extremity disabilities. The Game Book and games are self-voicing and work with JAWS, ZoomText magnifier, Dragon NaturallySpeaking (not included; see separate entries). Additional accessibility features include options for Big Type and Windows high contrast settings. Videos are captioned. All controls are single keystroke amd all

7-Message Take Or P:ace N' Talk Go! Board (Model 3347)

The 7-Message Take or Place N' Talk Go! Board, model 3347, is a direct selection communicator and educational toy designed for use by children with communication disabilities. This unit features seven light-sensitive compartments. When an object or picture is removed from a compartment, a photo cell activates a recorded seven 35-second messages. Messages can be recorded as needed and recessed compartments on the front panel can hold pictures, symbols, or objects (not included). The pocket on th

8723 Sectional Raft

The 8723 Sectional Raft is a float swimming aid designed for use with individuals with cognitive, upper extremity or mobility disabilities. This unit has a sectional design that supports and cradles the body for people who are not going to swim actively or who are insecure in the water. The design allows water to flow in and around the body, enabling interaction with the surroundings and reducing the fear of falling off a raft that holds the individual on top of the water. The raft has a revers

8727 Dolphin Float System

The 8727 Dolphin Float System is a float swimming aid designed to compensate for uneven weight distribution in swimmers with physical or neurological disabilities. This harness style foam device has two removable side pads to minimize lateral rotation. A removable front third pad provides additional lift. OPTIONS: Stabilizer Bar for increased stability; swim rings for added head and neck support; and the crotch strap to prevent the flotation harness from riding up while swimming. SIZES: Small (

8730 Comfort Mat

The 8730 Comfort Mat is a therapy swim mat and float swim aids that can be used at the pool edge, for entry and exit from the water, and in the water. It can also be used as a soft floor covering in the shower. The mats are constructed of moisture proof, vinyl-coated foam. DIMENSIONS(LxWxT): 25 x 40 x 1 inches. COLOR: Yellow is standard; 15 custom colors available at an extra charge.

9824 Hard Shell Helmet With Face Bar

The 9824 Hard Shell Helmet with Face Bar is a protective helmet designed for use when direct, face forward impact is probable. The helmet is made of polyethylene and the face bar of clear, Lexan polycarbonate plastic. This washable helmet has a woven chin strap with adjustable buckle and snap fastener. OPTIONS: 3459 Hard Shell Ear Coverings, 3460 Soft Foam Ear Coverings, 3465 Rear Hard Shell Extension, 3466 Reinforced Liner, 3467 Reinforced Seams, 3469-U Quick Release Buckle Chin Strap Under Chi

9836 Newborn Cap

The 9836 Newborn Cap is a protective helmet for infants. The cap is made from soft, 0.375-inch shock absorbent, ventilated foam that can be trimmed in front or back. The non-fabricoated foam edge revealed from cutting is still waterproof and can be cleaned. DIMENSIONS: 12 x 13 inches with 1/4 inch foam, 12 x 13 inches with 3/8 inch foam, and 15 x 16 inches with 3/8 inch foam. COLORS: Pink or baby blue. SIZES: Small, medium or large

A Braille Spelling Dictionary For Beginning Writers

A Braille Spelling Dictionary for Beginning Writers is a manual for teaching braille spelling to students who are blind or have low vision. This one-volume braille dictionary contains 1,400 words, listed alphabetically without definitions, enabling elementary school-age children to look up the spelling of words independently. The dictionary is in both print and braille, so sighted and blind children and teachers or parents can use it together.

A Frame by Smirthwaite

The A Frame by Smirthwaite is a swing frame that has been designed to handle a large weight capacity. It is designed for use by children with sensory integration disorders, and physical and neurological disabilities. Made from tubular steel and supported by six legs, the A Frame can handle 300 kilograms (661 pounds). This allows two Smirthwaite swings or bolsters to be used at the same time. It is easy to construct and can be used with or without cushioned mats.

A Touch Of Music

A Touch of Music is an auditory training activity designed for use with individuals with cognitive, sensory, and neurological disabilities. This portable board also encourages gross motor movement. The wooden board features a built-in carrying handle and a stand. Mounted to the board are cymbals, a drum, a bugle horn, a call bell, and an eight-note xylophone. Mallets are include with the set.

A-B-C Puzzle Blocks

The A-B-C Puzzle Blocks are puzzles with large peieces designed for use with children with low vision or upper extremity disabilities. This set includes a wooden storage box and 26 two-piece wooden puzzles (one for each letter of the alphabet). These self-checking puzzles require children to match the letter with the corresponding picture. DIMENSIONS: Each puzzle is 2 x 3.25 inches and the box is 11.25 x 4.75 x 2.25 inches.

A-Z Panels

A-Z Panels are tactile puzzles designed to teach letters and numbers and enhance fine motor skills for individuals with physical, cognitive or sensory disabilities. This puzzle helps children to master letter shapes and sequence with tall letters that fit into a square frame. The high contrasting colors (blue on yellow and yellow on blue) are ideal for children with low vision. It also encourages the development of organizational skills ans promotes fine hand movement and manipulation. There are

Aamr Adaptive Behavior Scale-School: Second Edition (Abs-S:2)

The AAMR Adaptive Behavior Scale-School: Second Edition (ABS-S:2) is a cognitive evaluation system designed for use by children with cognitive disabities, autism, or behavior problems. It can be used to assess the functioning of children being evaluated for evidence of mental retardation, for evaluating adaptive behavior characteristics of children with autism, and for differentiating children with behavior disorders who require special education assistance from those with behavior problems who

Abacus Attack

Abacus Attack is a math game designed for use by students who are blind or have low vision. Designed to reinforce math facts and abacus skills for students in grades one through six, the game is played on a magnetic board with large print and a braille overlay. The student uses game pieces to travel to "Attack Alley." Each space on the board has a raised shape. Upon landing on the shape, the student answers a math problem from the enclosed cards. Math problems are included for all elementary gra

Abacus Basic Competency: A Counting Method (Models 7-00219-00 & 5-00219-00)

"Abacus Basic Competency: A Counting Method," by Susan M. Millaway, is an instructional manual designed for teaching skills in performing the four basic math operations on the abacus to children and adults who are blind or have low vision. It comes in a large print edition, model 7-00219-00, and a braille edition, model 5-00219-00. The braille edition is 102 pages. This manual employs both instruction and exercises to teach abacus skills, using the Counting Method rather than traditional indirec

Abc Carpet

The ABC Carpet is an educational toy designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. The set includes the carpet with a square representing each letter of the alphabet (upper and lower case) and a corresponding picture and a set of matching square pieces. Designed to encourage coordination development and matching and letter-recognition skills, the carpet and pieces are crafted of 100 percent polyester double stitched over dense foam backing. The carpet folds for storage and a zippered

Abc's Of Braille (Model 5-00200-00)

ABCs of Braille, by Bernard Krebs, model 5-00200-00, is a manual for teaching braille designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This braille textbook provides a simplified introduction to the characters and rules of English braille. The plan and layout of instructional materials are designed to assist both the teacher and the student.

Abecus

Abecus is a product designed for teaching children with Autism basic arithmetic, the math concepts of counting, addition, subtraction, multiplication, division as well as patterning and color recognition. Students slide and count bright, kid friendly beads while developing fine motor, hand eye coordination and problem solving skills. Each bead is painted a pleasing color leaving the abacus with a rainbow design. Can be used in class wide activities. Alternatively, this item can be used at home a

Able Generation Basic Play Chair

The Able Generation Basic Play Chair is a youth positioning chair designed for use by children with physical disabilities. This wooden chair features a moveable seat which can be angled and adjusted to any height within a specified range. The seat can be lowered so the child's legs rest on the floor, enabling supported floor play. The chair includes a nylon seat belt and pads. OPTIONS: An optional footrest and tray (sold separately) are available for the regular chair. A therapeutic back insert

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

Able Generation Floor Rocker

The Able Generation Floor Rocker is a rocking boat designed for use with children with balance, neurological, or mobility disabilities. This device can be used for seated, kneeling, or standing rocking and encourages a self-motivated, but minimal rocking motion. The design of the rockers prevents finger pinching at maximum tilt. DIMENSIONS (WxDxH): The platform 18 x 18 x 2.8 inches.

Able Generation Floor Walker

The Able Generation Floor Walker is a child walker designed for use by children with mobility disabilities who are learning to take their first step. This walker features a stable base for emerging walkers, a cut-away base for full striders, and it can also serve as a cart. This walker features locking front caster that control the direction of travel, enabling a choice of omni-directional, forward or backward motion. For those requiring standing practice or support, the casters can be removed.

Able Generation Module A Play Chair

The Able Generation Module A Play Chair is a youth positioning chair designed for use by children with physical disabilities who have adequate head control and early sitting skills. This wooden chair features a moveable seat which can be angled and adjusted to any height within a specified range. The seat can be lowered so the child's legs rest on the floor, enabling supported floor play. The chair includes a nylon seat belt, pads, a flat insert back, and a pommel. OPTIONS: An optional footrest

Able Generation Module B Play Chair

The Able Generation Module B Play Chair is a youth positioning chair designed for use by children with physical disabilities who require additional trunk support. This wooden chair features a moveable seat which can be angled and adjusted to any height within a specified range. The seat can be lowered so the child's legs rest on the floor, enabling supported floor play. The chair includes a nylon seat belt, a winged insert back, one- or two-inch side leg pads, and a pommel. The winged back inser

Able Generation Module C Play Chair

The Able Generation Module C Play Chair is a youth positioning chair designed for use by children with physical disabilities who require full back, head, and trunk support. This wooden chair features a moveable seat which can be angled and adjusted to any height within a specified range. The seat can be lowered so the child's legs rest on the floor, enabling supported floor play. The chair includes a nylon seat belt,height-adjustable legs, a therapeutic insert back, a choice of one- or two-inch

Able Generation Play Table

The Able Generation Play Table is a cut out table designed for use by children with physical disabilities. This wooden table enables the child to be surrounded on three sides, stabilizing the arms and aiding in focusing the attention. The table tilts to five, 15, or 25 degrees. A lip on the inside and outside edges minimizes the possibility of small items, books, and papers sliding off the table when the top is tilted. This table may also be used during floor sitting or supported standing. OPTIO

Able Jr AAC

Able Jr AAC is augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) application for the iPad/iPhone and iPod Touch that is specifically designed for toddlers and preschoolers with delayed speech or severe speech disorders. Express frequently used words and phrases by scrolling through 26 categories with over 750 pictures available. Intuitive and child-friendly, Able Jr helps young children to communicate with teachers, family, caregivers, and other people they meet in everyday life. Able Jr offers p

Ablegaitor Orthopedic Inserts

The Ablegaitor Orthopedic Inserts are shoe inserts designed for use by children with walking disabilities or Infantile Cerebral Palsy. These inserts are used to prevent heel valgity or external deviation of the heel or outsole abrasion or flat feet. They are also used to prevent supination of the heels where the foot is moving downward and curved towards the center of the body in a triplanar motion. SIZE: 22 to 36. COLOR: Grey.

Ableware Children's Seat

The ABLEWARE Children's Seat is a youth positioning chair designed for use with children with balance, mobility, or neurological disabilities. This molded box-style seat is reversible for different seat heights and features slots to accommodate pelvic straps (not included) for use as a booster seat/highchair alternative. DIMENSIONS: The seat is 4.5 inches high on one side and 6.5 inches high on the other. WEIGHT: Less than 4.5 pounds.

Ableware Halo Cup

The ABLEWARE Halo Cup is a pedestal cup with a large handle designed for use by children with upper extremity disabilities. This dishwasher-safe 6.5-ounce cup has a wide halo base to provide stability, and the handle eliminates the need for gripping.

Ableware Handycup

The ABLEWARE HandyCup is a twin handle cup designed for use by children and adults with upper extremity disabilities. This dishwasher-safe eight-ounce cup has two handles and extra-wide base for a secure grip and stability. An angled design provides space for the nose and eyeglasses, making it possible to drink with little or no neck movement. COLOR: Transparent.

Ableware Partitioned Scoop Dish With Lid

The ABLEWARE Scoop Dish with Lid is a partitioned plate designed for use by children and adults with upper extremity or eating disabilities. This microwave- and dishwasher-safe dish features a lid and three separate compartments, two that hold up to 6.75 ounces and one that holds 12.6 ounces. The dish can accommodate liquid, pureed, or solid foods without spilling or having the separated foods overflow into the other compartments. The high walls between the sections also act as bumpers to assi

Ableware Rolling Shower Chaise

The Ableware Rolling Shower Chaise is a caster shower chair designed for use with children with mobility disabilities. FRAME: Aluminum frame with an extended front bumper bar to protect the child's feet. SEAT: A molded seat in lavender or turquoise. The seat has adjustable safety straps, a four-position, height-adjustable headrest, a holder for a hand-held shower, and a soap holder. CASTERS: Four black casters. The two rear casters include foot-operated brakes.

Abrakadabra

Abrakadabra is a cause and effect training program designed for use by children with learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities, or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This program is designed to help develop visual perception and language skills as well as early switch techniques. In this program, users build up 30 different pictures in stages by pressing a switch, touching a touchscreen, clicking a mouse, or pressing a key on the keyboard. Each time the switch/key/mouse is p

Access4Kids

PROTOTYPE-----Access4Kids an assistive input device that enables access to rehabilitation apps for children with limited upper-body motor control. The wireless device utilizes a sensor system that translates any physically possible body press/swipe movements into fine-motor control gestures. Access4Kids, coupled with a supporting software library, enables control of off-the-shelf apps or control of custom-made apps to facilitate the delivery of effective therapy opportunities for children with m

Accessible Scooter With Putt-Putt Attachment

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To provide support during a recreational game of putt-putt golf.

Accessmaths

AccessMaths is a geometrical drawing program designed to provide a range of input options for students with upper extremity or fine motor disabilities. The program can be operated using the keyboard, mouse, track ball, or Concept Keyboard. The program approaches drawing tasks using geometrical principles. The user defines reference points on the screen, such as the ends of lines or the center points of arcs, and the program automatically draws the shape. The program's drawing tools allow the sw

Achievement Compression Shorts

The Achievement Compression Shorts are compression shorts designed for use with sensory integration and processing disabilities. Styled for wear by both boys and girls, these shorts provide deep calming pressure. These shorts are made of 90 percent cotton with Lycra spandex for fit and comfort and can be worn under clothing. SIZES: 4 to 5 (fits hips 23.5 to 25.5 inches), 6 to 7 (fits hips 25.5 to 28 inches), 8 to 10 (fits hips 28 to 31 inches), or 12 to 14 (fits hips 32 to 34 inches). DIMENSIONS

Achievement Deep V Positioner

The Achievement Deep V Positioner is a side lying positioner designed for use by children and adults with mobility or severe physical disabilities. This unit enables users to maintain a comfortable side lying position without restraining straps. This V-shaped sidelyer is constructed of a high density, flame-retardant foam with a flame resistant vinyl cover. SIZES: Small, medium, and large. DIMENSIONS (WxLxD): The small positioner is 12 x 48 x 11 inches. The medium positioner is 22 x 60 x 11 inch

Achievement Deluxe Sidelyer

The Achievement Deluxe Sidelyer is a side lying positioner designed for use with children with neurological and physicdal disabilities. Designed to ease positioning for children, this unit enables children to lie on their left or right side in a secure, comfortable position. This positioner includes two padded safety belts that adjust for the girth and the height of the child. Made of high density flame retardant foam, this side lyer is covered with 21-ounce, flame-retardant vinyl and secured to

Achievement Little Kiddle Foam Weights

The Achievement Little Kiddle Foam Weights are wrist and ankle cuff weights designed for use in pediatric therapy or exercise. These latex free weights are adjustable with straps with Velcro closures and are available in 0.25 pound, 0.5 pound, 0.75 pound, 1 pound, 1.5 pounds, 2 pounds, or 3 pounds.

Achievement Positioning System

The Achievement Positioning System is a positioning wedge system designed to provide firm, comfortable positioning for children and adolescents with neurological or severe physical disabilities. This system can be used in a variety of configurations including prone, supine and sidelying positioning. Unit assembles as a cube for easy storage and has Velcro tabs for connecting the pieces. The wedges are made of fire-retardant dense foam and easy to clean vinyl. SIZES: The set includes two small we

Achievement Sensory Pressure Vest

The Achievement Sensory Pressure Vest is a pressure garment designed for use by children with sensory integration, emotional, or neurological disabilities. This soft, warm vest is designed to give children strong proprioceptive input for calming and self-regulation. This vest features adjustable Velcro straps on the shoulders and each side of the vest, enabling therapists to control the amount of desired pressure. The vest is designed to be worn close to the body and can be worn over clothing. S

Achievement Si Pressure Vest

The Achievement SI Pressure Vest is a pressure garment designed for use with children and adolescents with emotional, neurological, orsensory integration disabilities. Made of soft neoprene, this vest is designed as a self-regulation tool. It can be worn under or over a child’s regular clothes. This latex-free vest is completely adjustable at each shoulder and each side with Velcro closures. SIZES: Small (fits chests up to 20 inches), medium (fits chests up to 27 inches), large (fits chests up

Achievement Si Weighted Vest

The Achievement SI Weighted Vest is designed for use with children with sensory integration or processing disabilities. The heaviness of the vest provides sensory input and often helps increase attention and concentration. The Vest has a stylish design with concealed pockets sewn inside the lining to hold quarter-pound weight packets. Velcro closures secure the weights inside. The Vest opens on the sides with Velcro and also opens down the front with snaps for eas of dressing. The Vest is made o

Achievement Wedges

The Achievement Wedges are child positioning wedges designed for use with children with mobility, neurological, or lower extremity disabilities. Intended to provide therapeutic positioning and exercise for children, these colorful durable wedges are made of high- compression foam and covered in heavy-duty fire- retardant anti-bacterial vinyl. DIMENSIONS (HxWxL): 4 x 20 x 22 inches, 4 x 30 x 22 inches, 6 x 14 x 26 inches, 6 x 20 x 22 inches, 6 x 24 x 28 inches, 8 x 20 x 22 inches, 8 x 24 x 28 inc

Achievement Weighted Belt

The Achievement Weighted Belt is designed for use by individuals in therapeutic sensory integration activities with individuals with neurological or physical disabilities. This ultrasoft weighted belt is designed to provide proprioceptive feedback and stability. This belt comes complete with 20 individual quarter-pound weight packets. The individual weight packets contain lead-free shot and are safely encased in wipe-clean vinyl. The weight packets can be positioned in the belt to meet the wea

Achievement Weighted Body Blanket

The Achievement Weighted Body Blanket is a weighted blanket designed for use with larger children or young adults with physical or neurological disabilities. This blanket wraps snugly around the upper back, shoulders, and arms and is designed to help children reduce instances of distraction and hyperactivity. It may also aid in developing concentration skills. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 56 x 20 inches. WEIGHT: Approximately 6.25 pounds. COLOR: Navy blue on one side and black watch plaid on the reverse o

Achievement Weighted Collar

The Achievement Weighted Collar is designed for use with children with sensory integration or processing disabilities or neurological or emotional disabilities. This soft weighted collar is designed to provide strong proprioceptive input to the shoulders and upper body of a child. The amount of weight used in the collar can be varied as needed. The collar iomes with 12 quarter-pound weight packets. SIZES: Small (child size) or large (adolescent). DIMENSIONS: The neck opening on the small collar

Achievement Weighted Cookie

The Achievement Weighted Cookie is a weighted shape designed for use with children with neurological, cognitive, or emotional disabilities. This soft gingerbread shape is dressed in a vest and is designed to have a calming effect with a gingerbread scent, weight, and warmth. The shape can be heated in the microwave for warmth. DIMENSIONS: 12 inches long. WEIGHT: Approximately 2.5 pounds.

Achievement Weighted Critters

The Achievement Weighted Critters are weighted shapes designed for use by children with sensory integration disabilities or attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder. The weighted animal shapes are placed on the child’s lap or wrapped around the shoulders and serve as a reminder for the child to remain still and focus on the task at hand. They also provides pressure touch and proprioceptive input around the neck and shoulders. Weights are constructed from lead-free steel shot encased in a stain-r

Achievement Weighted Gecko

The Achievement Weighted Gecko is a weighted shape designed for use by children with sensory integration, neurological, or cognitive disabilities or attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder. This washable shape can be placed around the neck or in the lap to provide a calming affect. DIMENSIONS: Approximately 32 inches long. WEIGHT: Approximately 5 pounds. COLOR: Varies.

Achievement Weighted Pocket Blanket

The Achievement Weighted Pocket Blanket is a soft weighted blanket designed for use with children with neurological or physical disabilities. This blanket is designed to provide proprioceptive feedback to children with sensory integrative dysfunction. The all over sensory input has a relaxing and calming effect. The amount of weight used can be varied based on the user's needs, from no or little weight to the optimal amount. Weight strips slide in and out of the long narrow pockets on the blanke

Achievement Weighted Pocket Pad

The Achievement Weighted Pocket Pad is a weighted pad designed for use by children with sensory integration or processing disabilities or neurological or emotional disabilities. This pad provides proprioceptive feedback and postural stability during sitting activities and serves as a self-regulation tool in the classroom. This pad rests on a child's lap, so it is less noticeable to others in the classroom. The weight in the pad can be varied as needed using the included quarter-pound weight pack

Achievement Weighted Shapes

The Achievement Weighted Shapes are weighted shapes designed for use with children with neurological, cognitive, or emotional disabilities. These soft fleece shapes are designed to help children feel "grounded" during classroom and daily activities so they can better focus and improve their attention. The shapes can be placed on a lap, placed across the child’s shoulders or just held to provide a wonderful calming presence and deep pressure. The aroma of the blend of spices inside the fleece mat

Achievement Weighted Sleeve

The Achievement Weighted Sleeve is designed for use in sensory integration activities by children with physical or neurological disabilities. Constructed of stretch cotton Lycra with adjustable Velcro closures, this soft weighted sleeve provides gentle pressure on children’s muscles and joints and can be worn on the arms or legs. It provides deep pressure input and is also useful for strengthening exercises.

Achievement Weighted Snake

The Achievement Weighted Snake is a weighted shape designed for use by children with sensory integration, neurological, or cognitive disabilities or attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder. This soft fleece shape designed to help children feel "grounded" during classroom and daily activities so they can better focus and improve their attention. The snake can be placed on a lap, placed across the child’s shoulders or just held to provide a calming presence and deep pressure. The aroma of the ble

Achievement Weighted Vest

The Achievement Weighted Vest is a weighted vest designed for use in sensory integration activities by children with physical or neurological disabilities. Made of wipe-clean vinyl with a warm soft lining, this vest is designed to increase proprioceptive input to the shoulders and trunk, provide compression input to the shoulder girdle, resist trunk flexion and/or extension for strengthening, and may assist as a positioning device. This vest has front and back mid-thoracic pockets to accommodate

Action Trackchair (Model Sm)

The Action Trackchair, model SM, is a powered sport wheelchair designed for use by children and adults of short stature with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. This wheelchair is designed for off-road use, and it features a pair of caterpillar tracks instead of wheels. It has a turning radius of zero. FRAME (LxWxH): 42 x 33 x 38 inches. Length is 48 inches with rear idlers. The ground clearance is 3.5 inches. There are two accessory holders on each sid

Activity Table

The Activity Table is a sensory busy box designed to provide visual and auditory stimulation and enhance fine motor training for individuals with sensory, cognitive or physical disabilities. The all-in-one center with intriguing shapes and sounds includes a shiny mirror, clicking dial, squeaking button and spinning gears. It encourages a child to use fingers and hands to explore as well as learn cause and effect.

Activity Walker

The Activity Walker is a wheeled push toy designed to help develop fine and gross motor skills in children with physical and neurological disabilities. The activity center can be used either vertically or horizontally and it features spinners, flippers, a dial and more, all with corresponding sounds. The device can also be used for color identification and matching. It also features a large handle at the top that, when used vertically, can steady beginning walkers.

Ada Canadian Knee Extension Orthosis

The Canadian Knee Orthosis is a knee orthosis designed for use by individuals with lower extremity orthopedic or neurological disabilities. Designed as a knee orthosis for active serial treatment of knee flexion contractures and designed for non-ambulatory use, this brace applies a steady extension force through the knee pad and is adjusted by simply snugging the straps. Cuffs, bars, and pads are easily interchanged to allow for cleaning and individual sizing. SIZES: Child, juniot, small, medium

Ada Flex Solutions Elbow Extension Orthosis

The ADA Flex Solutions Elbow Extension Orthosis is an elbow extension orthosis designed for use with individuals with elbow flexion contractures. This brace provides active serial treatment of elbow flexion contractures as the brace applies a steady extension force through the elbow pad. The brace can be adjusted by snugging the straps. Cuffs, bars, and pads are interchangeable to allow for cleaning and individual sizing. SIZES: Child, small, medium, or large.

Ada Line-Of-Sight Desk

The ADA Line-Of-Sight Desk is a height adjustable classroom computer desk designed for use by students who use wheelchairs. The height- adjustable base allows the user to raise the height of the desk, while a line-of-sight liquid crystal display (LCD) monitor lift allows the user to raise or lower the monitor by pressing a button. DIMENSIONS: Desktop range is 27 to 46 inches high.

Adapta-Bench

The Adapta-Bench is jungle gym equipment that offers exercise features for children with and without disabilities. The wooden bench has metal, tubular bars on it for pull-ups from a seated position and sit-ups, and there is enough room for push-ups. GROUND SPACE: 7 by 3.5 feet. WEIGHT: 307 pounds. WARRANTY: 1-year on materials and workmanship.

Adapted Battery-Powered Tricycle

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a child with multiple disabilities, including cerebral palsy and lung disease, with a means of independent mobility. In consultation with the child’s therapists, a battery-powered Wind Rider tricycle was purchased and custom-modified to the child’s needs. First the existing foot switch was replaced with a hand switch. A control was also added that enables family members to regulate the maximum speed of the bike and limit the rate of acceleration. The socket

Adapted Bocce

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Students with disabilities may experience difficulty in throwing activities, such as bocce. Using the gutter as a ramp provides active participation for those students with movement limitations due to contractures, abnormal muscle tone, etc. The ramp is lightweight, easily transported, and contracts for little storage space. Students may use the ramp as they sit (easiest and great for kids with wheelchairs). Standing, aiming the ramp, and holding th

Adapted Book

"DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable children with limited hand or finger control to turn pages independently. To adapt the book, number the pages in the book; cut the book apart to separate each page. Laminate each page of the story. Three-hole punch each page and put it in the binder in order. Cut weather stripping into half-inch chunks, peel the backing off each piece and place two or three pieces on each page: one at the top, one at the bottom, and one in the middle. Slide the cov

Adapted Classroom Chair

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable a child with neurological disabilities to participate in the classroom. This chair began with the standard classroom chair. Side supports were created from metal plates and fixed to a bracket underneath the seat. Covered rectangular foam wedges were later fitted inside the supports to hold the child in position and prevent the child's knees from splaying outward. Glides were also placed on the legs of the chair to make it easier to move on carpeted floors. T

Adapted Controller For Remote Control Cars

DO-IT-YOURSELF-ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To assist a child with upper extremity disabilities with operating remote control cars. A two-stick controller for model airplanes was more manageable for the child, who lacked the grip strength to use the pistol grip controller for remote-controlled cars and trucks. The cars were set up to be controlled by a single stick, with steering and speed control on the same stick. The controller operates similarly to that of a powered wheelchair and has adjustable-tensi

Adapted Crib

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

Adapted Digital Camera & Tripod (Model 5155)

The Adapted Digital Camera and Tripod, model 5155, is a switch adapted camera designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This kid-friendly camera is mounted on a power-driven platform that can tilt up and down and pan left or right to frame a picture before shooting. The motorized platform pedestal has three adjustable feet to level the camera. The panning and tilting function is controlled by the 5-inch orange disc on the black c

Adapted Hi Ho Cherry O (Model 941)

The Adapted Hi Ho Cherry O, model 941, is a counting board game designed for use by children with fine motor or upper extremity disabilities. This classic counting has an adapted game board and spinner for accessibility. The game board is equipped with two switch plates. The red switch is for picking the cherries off the tree and the blue switch is for putting them back on when a player lands on the bird, dog or spilled bucket. The game board also has two external jacks for external capability s

Adapted Potty Chair

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable a child with global developmental delays to use the toilet unaided. An existing Goanna potty chair was adapted to fit over the toilets in a school setting. Four lengths of 30-millimeter tubing with rubber stoppers in the bottom were fitted over the chair's existing legs. The extensions have two separate height settings. To enable the child to use the seat independently, a set of two wide steps were built. The framework was made of 19-millimeter stainless ste

Adapted Puzzle

"DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable children with limited hand or finger control to play with puzzles independently. One wooden knob is attached to each puzzle piece in a spot where the picture is not obscured. The knob can be attached with either self-adhesive Velcro or using a hot glue gun. To use Velcro, cut pieces of Velcro the size of the knob. Place the smooth side of the Velcro on the puzzle. Secure the Velcro with a firm push, or heat with a blow dryer. To glue the handle in

Adapted Rain Poncho For The Wheelchair Bound Individual.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Protects children who use wheelchairs from rain and snow so that they may participate in outside activities in inclement weather. Poncho is constructed of .8 meter by 3.7 meter piece of durable transparent plastic held together by white cotton thread, masking tape and velcro. Transparent silicone is used to waterproof the seams. Canvas or nylon can also be used as the primary fabric. SKILLS REQUIRED: Sewing. AUTHOR: Liu, L; Hillers, T TITLE: Adapted Ra

Adapted Recreation Scooter

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: Provide affordable adapted recreational equipment for children with disabilities. In this adaptation, wider footplate and wheels were added to make it more stable and safer for children who need the extra support to help them balance. Under the sides of the wider footplate, wheel components from a set of roller blades were added. The spacing and placement of the added foot plate to the original one must be correct so that all six wheels evenly distribute weight. An ad

Adapted School Desk

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable a child with neurological disabilities to participate in the classroom. This adaptation was based on a standard student desk with a torso cutout. The existing cutout was enlarged and the existing desk was sanded and revarnished. TITLE: School Desk and Chair. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Vol. 21 no. 3, Spring 2001: p.16. PAGES (including cover): 2 2001.

Adapted Sony Cd Walkman (Model 331)

The Adapted Sony CD Walkman, model 331, is a portable adapted compact disc player designed for use by children and adults with severe physical, neurological, or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. Pushing a connected switch (not included) causes the CD to play; pushing the switch again causes the CD to stop. This player includes ear clip headphones. POWER: Uses two AA batteries (not included). DIMENSIONS: 5 inches in diameter. WEIGHT: 0.75 pounds.

Adapted Squirrel Stander

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable a child with cerebral palsy and a chronic lung disease to stand. This stander has a plywood base and radiata pine uprights and a fabric back. The base is adjustable so the frame tilts up to 10 degrees backward. The standard is equipped with a wooden tay with a small lip and Velcro strips in the center to hold toys in place. The tray can be attached as needed at any height using Cowdrey shelf brackets. The fabric back is made of Brezeway, fabric used for outd

Adaptive Anti-Tipping Chair

The Adaptive Anti-Tipping Chair is a positioning chair designed for use by children or adolescents up to 48 inches tall with neurological or physical disabilities. The chair adjusts for leg length, seat depth, and back height. It is constructed of chrome plated steel and upholstered foam, mounted on stabilizing skis to prevent tipping. A seat belt is also included. OPTIONS: Clear acrylic tray, lateral supports, pelvic supports, removable knee abductor, and foot bracket. SIZES: Child or adolescen

Adaptive Behavior Assessment System, Second Edition (Abas-Ii)

The Adaptive Behavior Assessment System, Second Edition (ABAS-II), by Patti Harrison and Thomas Oakland, is a test designed for use in assessing adaptive skills functioning of children or adults with cognitive disabilities. This assessment can be used to determine how an individual is responding to daily demands; develop treatment and training goals; determine eligibility for services and Social Security benefits; assess individuals with intellectual disability (ID), learning difficulties, ADD/A

Adaptive Full Length Side -Zipper Pants

The Adaptive Full Length Side-Zipper Pants are child's pants or men's trousers designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities or incontinence or those who are in bed for long periods. These pants feature full-length separating zippers on each outer leg. The zipper is positioned to be zipped from bottom to top. The waistband is fully elastic. SIZES: Small (fits ages 6 to 8 years), medium (fits ages 10 to 12 years), large (ages 14 to 16 years), and extra large (fits ages 16 to 18 year

Adaptive Grip Brush

The Adaptive Grip Brush is an adapted brush designed for use by children with fine motor or grasping disabilities. Available in a choice of flat or round brush styles, this brush has a large bulb-shaped lacquered wooden handle to accommodate adaptive grasping. The brush has an aluminum ferrule and natural bristles. DIMENSIONS: The flat brush is 7/8-inch wide and the round brush is 0.5 inch in diameter. COLOR: The round brush has white bristles and the flat brush has black bristles.

Adaptive Kneeler For Handicapped Children.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Box-like frame intended to hold a child in a two point kneeling position. Instructions for building a plywood rectangular box with L-shaped sides to be as high in front as the child's armpits but lower in back to allow visual inspection. The frame is built so that a slat can be slipped behind the child to maintain hip extension. The child kneels on a thick piece of foam which extends only to the ankle to encourage ankle dorsiflexion. The frame is appro

Adaptive Special Needs Pants And Shorts

Adaptive Special Needs Pants and Shorts are men's, women's, or children's pants, slacks, jeans, or shorts designed for wear by children and adults with mobility or lower extremity disabilities or lower extremity amputation. Pants and shorts are available in a standard choice of polyester/cotton twill or polyester/cotton stretch denim. Additional fabrics are available. The pants and shorts are custom made to order. Wheelchair-style pants and shorts tuck at the hip panel for better fit, have a lo

Add Me - Lite

Add Me – Lite is a math tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to teach a child addition of numbers with one or more digits. The app is organized into multiple "Learn and Play" sections, each with separate "Learn" and "Play" parts. The app shows a series of addition problems and answers on the screen using beach balls i

Address File Communication Board.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Communication board consisting of a rocker switch connected to a small battery powered address file with pictures, symbols or words on the roll of paper, intended to facilitate communication for severely disabled persons with good cognitive abilities. Lists materials needed to adapt the address file (Auto-Directory from Radio Shack or similar product) and to manufacture the switch. Provides detailed instructions on constructing the device. Includes pho

Adepts (Adept B I, Adept C Ii, And Adept F Iii)

The ADEPTs are body powered terminal devices for a prosthetic arm. Model F III is designed for infants age 6 months to 4 years; model C II for children from 4 to 8/9 years; and model B I for children 9/10 years through adult. The devices utilizes a natural opposed thumb and forefinger design (prehensile) and allows the user to grip with as much or as little force as necessary for a particular activity. The grips are made of aircraft grade aluminum and tempered steel or reinforced plastic support

Adjective Cards

Adjective Cards are photo cards designed for use with children with cognitive and communication disabilities. This set of 35 coated cards can be used for reading skill development or for communication training and provides clear full-color photographs of children designed to aid in learning words and concepts to describe the external world. DIMENSIONS: 4.5 x 5 inches.

Adjectives And Opposites: Learning At The Circus

Adjectives and Opposites: Learning at the Circus is a tutorial program designed to introduce and reinforce the concept of adjectives and opposites for children with language-learning, developmental, severe physical or cognitive disabilities, or autism. This program strengthens vocabulary, teaches adjectives and opposites, and reinforces basic concepts. Before the program begins, the instructor selects an activity and interface and decides whether to use the game for encouragement and reinforceme

Adjustable "tee" Stool (Model 2420)

The Adjustable "Tee" Stool, model 2420, is designed to assist with the development of balance, integrative, and perceptual motor skills. This product consists of a round wood seat mounted on a height-adjustable steel pole with a rubber tip to prevent slippage. The Adjustable "Tee" Stool's position button locks allows for five different height adjustments to accommodate children or adults. DIMENSIONS: Stool height adjusts from 10.75 to 16 inches; seat is 10.75 inches in diameter. CAPACITY: 200 po

Adjustable Angle Benches

The Adjustable Angle Benches are designed for use by children with balance or lower extremity disabilities. These wooden benches are padded and covered with slip-resistant Naugahyde. The seat angle adjusts 10 to 30 degrees in 5-degree increments. The benches also convert to horizontal benches. SIZES: Early Intervention/Preschool and Primary/Intermediate. DIMENSIONS(WxLxH): The Early Intervention/Preschool model is 12 x 24 x 6.5 to 10.5 inches and the Primary/Intermediate model is 12 x 29 x 11 to

Adjustable Angle Sequencer With Switch (Model 806)

The Adjustable Angle Sequencer with Switch, model 806, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with communication and vision disabilities. The circular patterned red LED lights in the center give the user a visual cue for targeting and encourage the user to activate the switch. The angle of large switch is adjustable from 32 degrees to 90 degrees. The light can be turned on or off. This sequencer has a total of 300 seconds recording time. The unit can also be used as

Adjustable Bath Chair (Models B0732, B0740 & B0848)

The Adjustable Bath Chair, models B0732, B0740, and B0848, is a reclining bath seat designed to provide children with lower extremity, mobility or severe physical disabilities with a stable, comfortable seat while bathing. This chair has a frame constructed of PVC tubing and a mesh seat. The top and bottom rails of the frame are padded. The angles of back and leg rests of this bath chair are adjustable, and the chair includes chest and leg safety straps. The mesh is removable for cleaning. OPTIO

Adjustable Chair And Table

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable a small child with neurological disabilities to have a stable play area. Made of white pine plywood and coated in clear polyurethane, the table is height adjustable and has a torso cutout, enabling the child to move closer to the table and support himself/herself with his/her elbows while performing tasks with the hands. The chair is also made of white pine plywood coated with clear polyurethane and features a backrest, seat to floor height adjustability, an

Adjustable Crawl Trainer (Model W4800)

Adjustable crawling trainer supports torso while child crawls. Torso support pad is angle adjustable and adjusts in height from 8 to 11 inches. For children 2 to 8 years old. Steel construction with leatherette support and ball bearing casters.

Adjustable Desk With Storage

The Adjustable Desk With Storage is a height adjustable desk designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. This desk has a large work surface with a curved cutout for accessibility. An attached vertical storage shelf/box is located on the side to provide knee space. The height adjusts using a knob-style column lock on the legs. DIMENSIONS (LxW): The top measures 40 x 24 inches. The height adjusts from 23 to 33 inches. COLOR: Maple finish laminate top with almond powder-coated base. WARRA

Adjustable Kinder Chairs

The Adjustable Kinder Chairs are high and low positioning chairs designed for use by children ages one to seven years or up to 49 inches tall with mobility or physical disabilities. Features include a firm back and seat with adjustable seat depth and back angle. Other features includes a removable abductor pad, an adjustable footrest, and an abductor activity tray. The seat height adjusts to allow the child to work or play at a regular table. OPTIONS: Casters are available. DIMENSIONS (HxW): The

Adjustable Positioning Chair - Early Intervention (Model Apc100)

The Adjustable Positioning Chair – Early Intervention, model APC100, is a customized positioning seat for designed for use by children with mild, moderate, or severe physical disabilities. The chair adjusts to meet the specific needs of each individual as he/she grows, changes, and develops. The seat is height adjustable within the chair to allow the upper extremities to be positioned comfortably at the cutout on the side frame. The seat is also angle adjustable to create a seat to back angle be

Adjustable Positioning Chair - Preschool / Primary (Model Apc200)

The Adjustable Positioning Chair – Preschool/Primary, model APC200, is a customized positioning seat for designed for use by children with mild, moderate, or severe physical disabilities. The chair adjusts to meet the specific needs of each individual as he/she grows, changes, and develops. The seat is height adjustable within the chair to allow the upper extremities to be positioned comfortably at the cutout on the side frame. The seat is also angle adjustable to create a seat to back angle bet

Adjustable Positioning Chair - Primary / Intermediate (Model Apc300)

The Adjustable Positioning Chair – Primary/Intermediate, model APC300, is a customized positioning seat for designed for use by children with mild, moderate, or severe physical disabilities. The chair adjusts to meet the specific needs of each individual as he/she grows, changes, and develops. The seat is height adjustable within the chair to allow the upper extremities to be positioned comfortably at the cutout on the side frame. The seat is also angle adjustable to create a seat to back angle

Adjustable Postural Infant Support

Adjustable Postural Infant Support is designed for infants up to 2 years of age.  It is designed to provide posture support for infants who may require an upright position after feeding or who have limited posture control as a result of developmental delays.  There is a safety mirror and contrasting colors for visual appeal.  The horseshoe design in the lower section nestles the infant and helps to prevent sliding.  Parents and caregivers can move the filling from one compartment to another to a

Adjustable Straddle Bench

The Adjustable Straddle Bench is a forward tilt seat designed for use by children with balance, neurological, or lower extremity disabilities. This bench allow one end to be raised for anterior pelvic tilt and it can be converted to a standard bench. Controlled rocking facilitates balance and righting reactions and encourages appropriate weight shifting. SIZES: Early Intervention/Preschool, Preschool/Primary, and Primary/Intermediate. DIMENSIONS(WxLxH): The Early Intervention/Preschool model is

Adjustable Swivel Youthspoon (Model 1147), Teaspoon (Model 1154), And Soup Spoon (Model 1168)

The Adjustable Swivel Youthspoon, Teaspoon, and Soupspoon, models 1147, 1154, and 1168, are swivel utensils designed for use by individuals with limited arm and wrist movement. These utensils consist of a self leveling device that prevents spillage. Other features include stainless steel handles with two stops to regulate the amount of swivel in either direction. The devices are latex free and dishwasher safe. SIZES: Model 1147 is 5.3/8 inches long, model 1154 in 5.25 inches long, and model 1168

Adjustable Tilt In Space Chair (Models Ts13-Lb, Ts13-Hb, Ts15-Lb, Ts15-Hb, Ts17-Lb & Ts17-Hb)

The Adjustable Tilt in Space Chair is a youth positioning chair designed for use by children with mobility or neurological disabilities. The chair adjusts to meet the specific needs of each individual as he/she grows, changes, and develops. It features locking casters; adjustable-height footrests; seat cushion with slight anti-thrust wedge; back pad; adjustable hip and trunk guides; and a seat belt. The chair can be adjusted from fully upright to approximately a 40-degree tilt. The footrest, sea

Adjustable Wedge (Model 1775)

The Adjustable Wedge, model 1775, is a therapeutic wedge that affords orthopedically and neurologically involved children the freedom of arm and leg movement while in the prone position. The front and rear legs of the wedge can be adjusted to the proper height of the child with single button locks. The features include side rails for carrying and securing the positioning straps, a Naugahyde covered foam padded top for firm, yet comfortable support. In addition, the wedge is equipped with a remov

Adolescent Transporter

The Adolescent Transporter is an attendant propelled transport wheelchair designed for use with children and adolescents with mobility disabilities. FRAME: The folding, chrome-plated carbon steel frame features a firm, cushioned base to encourage good posture and handle grips for pushing or carrying the stroller. The frame measures 3 x 21 x 11 inches when folded. SEAT (WxHxD): The seat is 17 x 21.5 x 17 inches. UPHOLSTERY: Tan padded embossed vinyl upholstery. ARMRESTS: The fixed sloping, armre

Adolescent Universal Cuff

The Adolescent Universal Cuff is a utensil holder designed for use by children aged six years old through adolescence with upper extremity disabilities. Designed to hold cutlery, toothbrushes, pencils, etc., this device consists of an adjustable strap with D-ring closure with a utensil handle pad/pocket on the palm. DIMENSIONS: The pad is 2.5 inches wide.

Adult Revolution Pro Comp & Junior Revolution Pro Comp

The Adult Revolution Pro Comp and Junior Revolution Pro Comp are mono skis / sit skis designed for use by individuals with lower extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This mono ski has a flexible, form-fit polymer seat with a high or low back, mounted on a frame constructed of chrome moly steel, with an internal valving suspension. The retention system includes foot, knee, and thigh retention straps; waist and chest straps; a safety/retention strap; and a three-point evacuation system. T

Adult Swing Platform

The Adult Swing Platform is a wheelchair swing designed to enable children and adults who use wheelchairs to swing without leaving the wheelchair. Suitable for children aged seven and above through adult, the swing features a non-skid aluminum platform, an entry ramp with locking chains that keep the ramp in place during entry and exit and pull the ramp up to secure the chair in position, plastic-covered chains, aluminum or galvinized hardware, and continuous aluminum hinges. This swing attaches

Advantage Graphite Cane

The Advantage Graphite Cane is a white cane designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The adult-size cane comes in three styles: a rigid style, a folding style with five sections, and an "Identity" style (a folding cane with seven sections). Children's canes come only in rigid or five-section folding styles. The cane is made of graphite, a material that is lighter but stronger and more durable than aluminum. Graphite canes are also more sensitive since the graphite transm

Aerobie Squidgie Ball

The Aerobie Squidgie Ball is a textured ball designed for use by children ages three years and up with fine motor and grasping disabilities learning to throw and catch. Designed for indoor or outdoor use, this ball has soft, molded rubber fins that can be used for grasping. The ball floats in water. DIMENSIONS: 3.5 inches in diameter. COLORS: Yellow, blue, purple, magenta, orange, green and glow in the dark.

Aerosling Swing

The AeroSling Swing is a net swing designed for vestibular stimulation of children and youth (toddlers through teens). The mesh completely surrounds the swinger in a sitting position or a reclining position with full body support. The swing locks onto an existing swing chain with a stainless steel grip lock. A hardwood bar stabilizes the swinging motion. The swing itself and its carrying case (included) are made of Cordura nylon. All major seams are reinforced. The swing's safety harness is made

Ages & Stages Questionnaires, Third Edition (Asq-3)

Ages & Stages Questionnaires, Third Edition (ASQ-3) is a developmental assessment system designed to screen infants and young children for developmental delays during the first five years of life. Parents complete the illustrated 30-item questionnaires at designated intervals, assessing children in their natural environments to ensure valid results. Each questionnaire can be completed in 10 to 15 minutes and covers five key developmental areas: communication, gross motor, fine motor, problem

Ages & Stages Questionnaires: Social-Emotional (Asq:se)

The Ages & Stages Questionnaires: Social-Emotional (ASQ:SE) is a developmental assessment system designed for use in evaluating children at risk for emotional disabilities or behavioral problems. This child monitoring system is focused exclusively on children’s social and emotional behavior. Parents complete the illustrated questionnaires, which screen seven key behavioral areas: self-regulation, compliance, communication, adaptive functioning, autonomy, affect, and interaction with people.

Aid To Independence: Hand Splint For Cerebral Palsied Children.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Hand splint to enable a child with cerebral palsy to hold a pencil, crayon or stick. Discusses construction of the splint, rationale for use and advantages and disadvantages. The splint consists of 2 parts: a molded plastic forearm splint with straps to keep the hand at 20 percent extension, and a dowel for the child's fingers to fit around which has a hole to hold a pencil or crayon. Includes drawings and photographs. SKILLS REQUIRED: Plastics. AUTHOR

Aids For Teaching Basic Concepts Of Sensory Development (Model 7-02250-00)

Aids for Teaching Basic Concepts of Sensory Development, model 7-02250-00), is a handbook containing perceptual training activities for children who are blind or have low vision or multiple disabilities. This print handbook discusses sensory development concepts, and provides guidance for professionals on perceptual training activities. Hand skills are one of its principal topics. Introduced are various shapes and sizes: small, medium and large circle, similiar and different triangles, container

Air Lift Pediatric Backpack

The Air Lift Pediatric Backpack is an oxygen cylinder carrying case for M6 & C cylinders designed to encourage an oxygen-dependent child to move about more freely. The pack has an internal frame to evenly distribute the weight of the cylinder about the hips. It also features padded shoulder straps, an adjustable wasitband, non-flammable nylon material, and accessory pockets.

Airpro Basic Knee Support

The AirPro Basic Knee Support is a knee orthosis designed for wear by children and young adults with lower extremity injuries or disabilities. Available with or without a patella cutout, this pull-on sleeve-style support is made of breathable neoprene. SIZES: Extra extra small (fits knee circumfeence from 9 to 10.5 inches), extra small (fits knee circumference 10.5 to 12 inches), small (fits knee circumference 12 to 13.5 inches), medium (fits knee circumference 13.5 to 15 inches), large (fits kn

Airpro Osgood-Schlatter Sleeve

The AirPro Osgood-Schlatter Sleeve is a knee orthosis designed for wear by children and young adults with lower extremity injuries or disabilities. Intended for those with Osgood-Schlatter disease or requiring infrapatellar protection, this support is made of breathable neoprene with straps above and below the knee. SIZES: Extra extra small (fits knee circumfeence from 9 to 10.5 inches), extra small (fits knee circumference 10.5 to 12 inches), small (fits knee circumference 12 to 13.5 inches), m

Airpro Patella Knee Support

The AirPro Patella Knee Support is a knee orthosis designed for wear by children and young adults with lower extremity injuries or disabilities. Intended for those with chondromalacia or patella subluxation, this support is made of breathable neoprene with a patella cutout and a replaceable horseshoe buttress. SIZES: Extra extra small (fits knee circumfeence from 9 to 10.5 inches), extra small (fits knee circumference 10.5 to 12 inches), small (fits knee circumference 12 to 13.5 inches), medium

Airpro Shin Support

The AirPro Shin Support is designed for wear by children and young adults with lower extremity injuries or disabilities. This pull-on support extends from below the knee to the ankle and is made of breathable neoprenee. SIZES: Extra extra small (fits calf circumfeence from 11 to 12 inches), extra small (fits calf circumference 12 to 13 inches), small (fits calf circumference 13 to 14 inches), medium (fits calf circumference 14 to 15 inches), and large (fits calf circumference 15 to 17 inches).

Aktiv X6 Paediatric Aluminium Wheelchair (Self Propelling)

The Aktiv X6 is a pediatric modular lightweight wheelchair suitable for occasional to full-time use and is multi-adjustable. It is designed for use by children with limited lower extremity mobility as a result of cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy or dystonia.  This wheelchair has a lightweight Aluminum folding frame and is easy to lift, store and transport.  It has a flip back, removable armrests and are supplied as standard and have comfortable polyurethane armrest pads. The leg rests and rear

Aktiv X8 Pediatric Tilt n Space Wheelchair

The Aktiv X8 Pediatric Tilt n Space Wheelchair is a multi-positional wheelchair designed for use by children with limited mobility as a result of cerebral palsy, stroke or muscular dystrophy. It is suitable for full-time use. This wheelchair has a folding frame and tilt feature. In addition, it is fitted with elevating leg rests and a multi adjustable headrest as standard. This wheelchair can even be disassembled for transportation in a vehicle if required. The seat width and depth can be adjust

Algo Newborn Hearing Screening System

The ALGO Newborn Screening System is an auditory evaluation system designed for use in evaluating hearing in newborns. This system screens both ears simultaneously. Colored, customizable graphical displays guide the user through the screening process, and the system provides automated, objective pass/refer results. Screening parameters are pre-set and standardized. An audio-visual tutorial provides tips on how to conduct screening. Device-based data management facilitates creation of statistical

All About Materials

All About Materials is a language and science tutorial program designed for use by children with learning and reading disabilities. To rescue the king in the weird and wobbly land of the Green Jelly, children must know the nature of materials from metal to fabric. Sorting and matching activities, simulations of objects floating and sinking, and experiments with magnetism are some of the ways users interact with the program. Special features include a notepad with talking word banks, narrated tex

All About Number At Level 1

All About Number at Level 1 is a math skills tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities. This program uses colorful pictures and animations to bring math concepts to life. Concepts covered include counting to ten, ordering and reading numbers, adding and subtracting, making patterns, developing one-to-one correspondence, and simple problem solving. Word lists encourage children to write about numbers on the notepad. The program offers full audio support

All About Number At Level 2

All About Number at Level 2 is a math skills tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities.This program uses colorful pictures and animations to bring math concepts to life. Concepts covered include counting to twenty, counting in twos and fives, odd and even numbers, reading and ordering numbers, place value, doubles, estimating, and addition and subtraction. Word lists encourage children to write about numbers on the notepad. The program offers full audi

All About Ourselves

All About Ourselves is a language tutorial program designed for use by children with learning and reading disabilities. Young readers and pre-readers use simple drag-and-drop activities to create Venn diagrams, pictograms of eye colors and birthday months, and jigsaw puzzles of body parts. Sequencing, sorting, and labeling activities incorporate topics such as growing up and eating well. Early readers explore the senses and express their thoughts and preferences with the aid of word banks. Full

All About Series Library Pack

The All About Series Library Pack is a language, math skills, and science tutorial program set designed for use by children with learning and reading disabilities. This six-title set offers speech support and word banks make the programs accessible to both early and non-readers. Titles in the set include All About Ourselves, All About Weather and Seasons, All About Shape and Space, All About Materials, All About number at Level 1, and All About Number Level 2 (each also sold separately; see sepa

All About Shape And Space

All About Shape and Space is a language tutorial program designed for use by children with learning and reading disabilities. Matching, sorting, symmetry, and pattern-making activities introduce learners to basic concepts as they work with two- and three-dimensional shapes. Audio support assists in developing of informational processing and communication skills. Quizzes and opportunities to write about shapes using extensive word banks cdomplete the activities. COMPATIBILITY: The CD-ROM includes

All About Weather And Seasons

All About Weather and Seasons is a language tutorial program designed for use by children with learning and reading disabilities. Young readers and pre-readers discover answers to questions about the seasons and weather as they interact with the colorful, animated pages of the program. The program offers full speech support and fully supported with narrated instructions and talking stories. Fun, simple games and activities allow children to explore how weather relates to people, their surroundin

All Ears Blue

All Ears Blue is a touch-activated toy designed for use by children with physical, cognitive, or vision disabilities. Blue, of Nickelodeon's Blue's Clues, comes to life as children hug and play with her. When children kiss her nose, this plush dog lets them know she loves them as she hugs them with her signature floppy blue ears. When her tummy is tickled, she giggles and her ears move up and down. When she plays her trumpet (included), she makes honking sounds and her ears move to the music. Wh

All Terrain Chair (Model Atc 200)

The All Terrain Chair, model ATC 200, is a beach wheelchair designed for use by children with mobility disabilities. FRAME: The white PVC tubular frame disassembles for storage and transport. All hardware is stainless steel. SEAT: A seatbelt is included. A fixed seat back is standard; a reclining back is available. CUSHION: An optional cushion set is available. UPHOLSTERY: Mesh sling upholstery. ARMRESTS: Swing-away armrests are standard. BRAKES: Hand operated wheel locks. WHEELS: Four wheels wi

All Terrain Ski Terminal Device: At Ski Td

The All Terrain Ski Terminal Device (AT-Ski-TD) is a prosthetic terminal device for skiing that fits standard prosthetic wrists and allows the user to perform the flexing motion necessary to pole during either cross-country or downhill skiing. This "flex-away" action and a quick disconnect pole are safety features designed to reduce or eliminate stress and shock to the skier if he or she should fall. COMPATIBILITY: .5-inch diameter threaded fitting fits standard prosthetic wrists. Accepts 3/16-i

All-Turn-It Spinner

The All-Turn-It Spinner is a switch adapted game spinner designed to enable children and adults with physical disabilities to play commercially available popular games and specially-designed games. The spinner features a built-in control switch, but it may also be controlled by any external single switch (sold separately) plugged into the external jack. The durable plastic spinner features a built-in stand for easy viewing and the arrow and the overlay spin independently of one another with each

Alpha Sequence - Autism Series

Alpha Sequence – Autism Series is a perceptual training and pre-reading tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad or Android device to teach a child to learn sequencing of letters. The app is organized into multiple "Learn and Play" sections, each with separate "Learn" and "Play" parts. The app shows pictures of individua

Alpha-Go-Round

The Alpha-Go-Round is an educational toy designed for use by children ages 3 years and up who have fine motor, cognitive, or neurological disabilities. The toy is completely self-contained with no removable parts. By sliding the attached letter tiles around the track and into position above the attached Alpha-Go-Round Alphabet Book, the child not only learns letter recognition and to spell age-appropriate words, but develops eye-hand coordination and manipulative skills. The book has a write-a

Alphabet & Number Puzzles (Models 626 & 640)

Alphabet and Number Puzzles are tactile numbers and letters designed for use by children who are blind or have low vision. These large letters and numbers combine visual and tactile senses to teach youngsters to recognize number and letter shapes by sight and touch. The number set (model 640) includes 0 through 9, each with the corresponding number of dots to encourage active learning of counting concepts. Numbers and Letters (model 626) are brailled. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 5 x 4 inches. COLOR: Yello

Alphabet Pal

Alphabet Pal is an educational toy designed for use by children between 12 and 36 months of age with cognitive or learning disabilities. This talking caterpiller pull toy features flashing antenae and 26 colorful legs, each marked with a letter of the alphabet. When the switch at the caterpillar's neck is at the first position, pressing on a leg causes's the corresponding letter to be announced. When the switch is in the second position, children hear the phonic sound of the letter on the leg th

Alphabet Puzzle

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To assist children with cognitive, learning, severe physical, or neurological disabilities with alphabet and shape recognition and fine motor development. Simple four- to ten-piece cardboard puzzles with puzzle boards were adapted by fastening self-adhesive Velcro on the puzzle pieces. Lowercase alphabet letters are placed on the puzzle pieces and corresponding uppercase letters are placed on the puzzle board. When the student matches the letters and places the

Alphabet Puzzle Cards

Alphabet Puzzle Cards are puzzles with large peieces designed for use with children with low vision or upper extremity disabilities. This set includes 26 two-piece carboard puzzles (one for each letter of the alphabet). These self-checking puzzles require children to match the letter with the corresponding picture. DIMENSIONS: Each puzzle is 1 7/8 x 3.25 inches.

Alphabet Toss 'n' Play Activity Set

The Alphabet Toss 'N' Play Activity Set is a bean bag game designed for use by children with upper extremity or perceptual disabilities. The set includes a vinyl floor mat, four canvas bean bags, a game and activity book, and a storage box. The double-sided floor mat is printed with bright graphics with the entire alphabet in a large center square; the square is framed by pictures corresponding to each letter. The reverse side of the mat is printed with a triangular board divided into five numb

Alphabet Tracing Stencils

The Alphabet Training Stencils are a writing skills training system designed for use with children with eye hand coordination or fine motor disabilities. This set of 26 plastic lower case manuscript letter stencils aid in the development of the motions necessary for correct formation of letters. Included are cards illustrating each letter with red directional arrows to ensure proper pencil movements. The set is packaged in a plastic storage box. DIMENSIONS: Stencils are 1.75 inches high.

Alphabets Cursive Upper Case

Alphabets Cursive Upper Case is a pre-reading tutorial and writing skills training program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad or Android device to teach a child to recognize cursive uppercase letters. The app has three sections: training, trial, and reinforcement. Pictures of cursive uppercase letters along with audio prompts are show

Alphabets Upper Case - Autism

Alphabets Upper Case – Autism is a pre-reading tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad or Android device to teach a child to recognize uppercase letters. The app has three sections: training, trial, and reinforcement. Pictures of uppercase letters along with voice prompts are shown one by one on the screen in the training

Alphabetter Desk

The AlphaBetter Desk is an adapted student desk designed for use by children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (DHD). This height-adjustable desk allows students to sit or stand and to swing their legs based on their natural energy levels, so they can learn in a way that is more consistent with the developmental needs of their minds and bodies. The desk has a swinging pendulum footrest, allowing students a noise-free outlet for expending their natural energy, burning calories, and fi

Alphaboxes

DO IT YOURSELF PURPOSE: To teach braille letter recognition to pre-readers. The activity uses a container with six compartments to represent a braille cell (a muffin tin or a plastic box divided into three rows of two compartments each).Children arrange objects starting with the corresponding letter in the compartment(s) to match the pattern of the braille letter. The number of items used corresponds to the number of dots that form the letter. For example, one plastic apple might represent the

Altering Jacket.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Altering a jacket to remove excess fabric from the back of a jacket for person sitting in a wheelchair. The back of the jacket is shortened so that the finished hem is level with the seat of the chair. Extra fullness is removed from the front panels. Drawings show where to remove fabric. SKILLS REQUIRED: Sewing. AUTHOR: Bowar, M. TITLE: Clothing for the Handicapped, Fashion for Adults and Children. REF: Book: Sister Kenny Institute Rehabilitation Publi

Aluminum Adjustable Crutch (Model 5578), Child's Aluminum Adjustable Crutch (Model 5579)

Aluminum Adjustable Crutch, Model 5578 and Child's Aluminum Adjustable Crutch, Model 5579. DIMENSIONS: Adult size: height adjusts 42 to 60 inches. Child size: height adjusts 29 to 41 inches.

Alvema Ito Stroller

The Alvema Ito Stroller is a lightweight tilt-in-space stroller designed for use by children with physical disabilities. FRAME (HxLxW): The folding frame is available in two sizes. Folded dimensions are 23 x 13 x 30 inches (small) or 25 x 13 x 33 inches (large). The total width is 23 inches on the small size or 25 inches for the large size. Standard features include a height adjustable handle. Other optional accessories include a basket, sunroof, rain/wind cape, or grip rail. SEAT (LxW): 9 to 11

Alvema Trax 600 All Terrain Stroller

The Alvema Trax 600 All Terrain Stroller is an indoor/outdoor all-terrain stroller designed for use with children from eight to 16 years of age with mobility disabilities. FRAME: The folding tubular frame features an integral push handle, growth adjustments, and spring shock absorbers. The stroller is 24.5 inches wide. SEAT (WxDxH): 11.5 to 15.5 inches x 9.75 to 16.5 x 17.75 inches. The back height adjusts from 22 to 30.75 inches. The seat features105 to 127 degrees of tilt. Lateral supports and

Amaze Top

The Amaze Top is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. The user tips and tilts the maze board to try to navigate the top through a dimensional maze to the end.

Ambutech Kiddie Mobility Canes

The Ambutech Kiddie Mobility Canes are rigid canes designed for use by children with blindness or low vision. These canes are intended for use by children who are beginning mobility training and are available with aluminum, fiberglass, or graphite shafts. DIMENSIONS: These canes are available in a range of lengths from 24 to 34 inches, in one inch increments. Custom lengths are also available for all models.

Amigo Classroom Fm System

The Amigo Classroom FM System is an FM amplication system designed to make classroom activities accessible to students who are deaf or hard of hearing. The system consists of an educational transmitter and a multi-channel receiver. Available teacher transmitters include the Amigo T20, which is body-worn and also serves as a programming and fitting unit through a special menu; the Amigo T21, which offers the same functions as the T20 with the addition of a built-in team teaching function; the Oti

Amtryke Proseries Tricycle (Models 1412, 1416, & 1420)

AmTryke ProSeries Tricycle, models 1412, 1416, & 1420, is a child's tricycle designed for use by children with cerebral palsy or neurological disabilities. This tricycle provides full support to children with low tone or who need truck support. It can be adapted to different sized riders as it has three foot crank positions and four seat post positions. Standard features include lap hook and loop straps, lateral supports, adjustable chest strap, adjustable length expanding pedals with hook a

Amtryke Therapeutic Tricycle (Models Am-9S, & Am-9Xs)

AmTryke Therapeutic Tricycle, models AM-9S and AM-9XS, is a child's hand- and leg-propelled tricycle designed for use by children with a wide range of disabilities to build strength and coordination. This tricycle has a steel step-through frame with a continuous chain mechanism for hand/foot movement. The adjustable-length frame has two sections that lock in place with a quick-turn knob. Other standard features include steering control on front of the steering column; foot plates with hook-and-l

Amtryke Therapeutic Tricycle (Models Am-12 50-0210 & Am-16 50-0411)

The AmTryke Therapeutic Tricylce, models AM-12 50-0210 & AM-16 50-0411, is a pediatric tricycle designed to be driven by both arms and legs to improve motor skills and strength development for children with physical disabilities. It benefits children with low tone or paralysis of lower extremities and those who need to build up normal muscle tone and control. Standard features include a four-way adjustable frame that dismantles for transport; four-way adjustable seating (up/down and in/out)

Analog Clock Model (Model 5-82700-00)

The Analog Clock Model, model 5-82700-00, is a teaching clock designed for use in teaching time concepts to children who are blind or have low vision. This teaching clock has braille and raised large print markings on its face, its hands are easily rotated, and the minute and hour hands are synchronized like those of an actual, functioning clock.

Anchored Joystick And Button Computer Control Input Interface

CUSTOM ADAPTATIONPURPOSE: To provide a child with cerebral palsey with a stable interface to control a computer. A commercially available joystick and large button is used in place of a mouse and keyboard to control a computer. A metal plate and screwed stud is attached to the bottom of the base of the joystick. A hole is drilled in the child's desk, and the stud is screwed into a second plate on the underside of the desk. A nut holds the assembly in place while the joystick is in use. The butto

Andds

ANDDS is a developmental assessment program designed to screen infants and young children for developmental delays during the first three years of life. A parent can use this application (or app) as a screening test to examine his or her child’s development. The app allows the parent to answer a series of "Yes" or "No" questions about the child's development at ages 8 months, 12 months, 15 months, 18 months, and 24 to 36 months. ANDDS will give results that indicate whether the child is at risk

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

Angelride‚Ñ¢ Infant Car Bed

The AngelRide™ Infant Car Bed is a FMVSS213 approved special needs transportation system for infants with low birth weight. The AngelRide Infant Car Bed comes standard with support and safety features that provide positioning support for infants. Standard features include: five-degree surface to raise the infant’s head for more efficient breathing; patented wrap-around harness for additional protection during a sudden stop or crash; fabric harness that cushions the buckle while allowing quick re

Angelz

Angelz are pediatric footwear and supports designed for use by children with a diagnosis of low muscle tone, cerebral palsy, and developmental delays. These shoes are adaptable and feature a low opening. In addition, they are offered with a choice of fastenings to make putting on and removing shoes a little easier. Features include split sizes, laces, removable inlay, and availability in two width fittings.

Angleblock (Model W4513)

The AngleBlock, model W4513, is a large foam shape designed for use with children with physical disabilities. Made of dense poly-foam and covered in vinyl-coated nylon with zipper closure, this wedge features a "hinged" center which enables it to be configured in a variety of shapes. Blocks can be connected using the attached Velcro fasteners. DIMENSIONS (WxHxL): 24 x 24 x 60 inches. WEIGHT: 8 pounds. COLOR: Assorted bright colors.

Animal Beanbags

Animal Beanbags are a bean bag game designed to provide tactile stimulation, sensory integration activity and upper extremity strengthening for individuals with physical or neurological disabilities. These frog- and turtle-shaped bean bags are sold in separate sets of six. Each bean bag has a soft vinyl cover for better hand contact and a more tactile feel and is filled with soft rounded pellets. DIMENSIONS: 5 inches long. COLOR: The frog set includes one each in red, yellow, blue, green, purpl

Animal Habitats

Animal Habitats is a fully inclusive academic tutorial program designed to enhance language, reading, writing, speech, and cognitive skills for children in primary grades with developmental and physical disabilities. This collection of educational activities features a range of integrated support materials to effectively use the computer as a whole language tool in the classroom. This program uses an original story to introduce users to five habitats: the jungle, the desert, the grasslands, the

Animal Rock (Model 3900)

Animal Rock, model 3900, is a sensory busy box designed for use by children with cognitive and severe physical disabilities. Pressing the frog activates a "ribbit" sound, press the dog and it "barks," and the cat "meows" when pressed. Three finger isolation buttons are located on the "rocks,"” which help promote manipulation and coordination skills. When pressed, the white button vibrates and makes soothing water sounds, the blue button makes owl sounds, and the black button activates a light a

Animal Signs

Animal Signs is a sign language training book designed for use with young children who are deaf or who desire to learn sign language. Designed for children ages one through four, this 14-page board book offers pictures of common animals such as cows, cats, and rabbits and the sign for each. DIMENSIONS: The book is 6.25 x 6.25 inches.

Animal Soundtracks

Animal Soundtracks is an auditory game designed for use with children with neurological, auditory processing, and developmental disabilities. This lotto game includes clear pictures of animals on four multi-pictured cards, place markers, and a well-paced cassette tape of corresponding sounds.

Animal Switches (Models 16, 17,18, 19, 26, & 35)

The Animal Switches are touch switches designed for use by children with upper extremity disabilities. Available in a Kitty Switch (no.16), a Frog Switch (no. 17), a Fido (dog) Switch (no. 18), a Pig (no. 19), a Cow (no.26),and a Red Head Fish (no.35 ),these switches have detailed animal face on the large contact area. These switches activate with the slightest touch and can be used with any device adapted for single switch use. COLOR: The frog is green, the cat is yellow, the teddy bear is bla

Animals From A To Z

Animals from A to Z is a language tutorial program designed for use with children with communication or hearing disabilities. This is a learning and practice interactive software program for learning vocabulary and concepts related to animals. Games include Petting Zoo; ABC See Me; Whom Am I?; Who Lives Here?; and Animals At Home. A Cue Index sorts names by beginning, middle or final phoneme, by spelling, by dictionary pronunciation, and animated cueing with viewer-controlled variable speed. All

Animals Sound - Lite

Animals Sound – Lite is a perceptual training and pre-reading tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad or Android device to teach a child to recognize sounds that animals such as cats, dogs, bears and horses make. Each "Learn and Play" section includes a "Learn" part and a "Play" part. A picture of an animal is shown wit

Animated Puzzles Cd-Rom

The Animated Puzzles CD-Rom is a computer video game designed for use by children with fine motor, upper extremity, or cognitive disabilities. Animated Puzzles offers photo-realistic images from a collection of 55 pictures which are scrambled into a choice of 12, 24, 48, or 96 pieces, with the challenge increasing with the number of pieces. The 48- and 96-piece puzzles are challenging enough for an adult. To play, users click on a puzzle piece, drag it into position, and click again to place

Announcer With 6 Levels (Models 5015)

The Announcer with 6 Levels, model 5015, is a sequencing direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with speech or communication disabilities. This unit allows the user to first hear a series of words and then select one by simply activating its capability switch. The unit is mounted on a gooseneck for easy access. Features include six levels with 300 seconds of recording time, five-second messages, auditory cueing, auditory scanning, playback delay of 1 to 5 seconds, level ch

Annoying Monsters (Model 5124)

The Annoying Monsters, model 5124, are switch operated toys designed for use by children with upper extremity, mobility, cognitive or severe physical disabilities. Designed to resemble animated monsters, these plush toy monsters laugh, burp, scream and make silly sounds once the capability switch (not included) or the swirls on their bodies are pressed. Press their hand and they will repeat whatever is spoken in a silly voice. The monsters will snore as if asleep when the activation switch is n

Anti-Contamination Filter (Model 977)

The Anti-Contamination Filter is a pneumatic switch accessory designed for use with most sip-and-puff switches. This filter traps germs, mucous, and saliva, preventing contamination when a switch is used by more than one person. Model 966-F is a single filter and model 977 is a set of six filters.

Aph Soundpage (Model 6-77505-00)

The APH SoundPage, model 6-77505-00, is a digital recorder designed for use by children who are blind or have low vision. This recording device can provide sound effects, music, or messages to accompany storybook text for young readers. The basic set includes two digital recording devices and a thermoformed plastic page slotted to hold up to three devices. The plastic page fits into the 3-ring binder of any On The Way to Literacy storybook (see separate entry). Each device is able to record, sto

Apnea Monitor (Models 9500 & 9550)

Portable respiration and cardiac monitor for infant through adult. Audible and visible alarms for tachycardia, bradycardia, and apnea events. Internal event recorder provides printed report which includes summary report, displayed events, histograms, and compliance graph. Recorded data may be transmitted directly to a computer or via telephone. Model 9550 has optional Oxygen SAT interface connector providing desaturation and pulse rate along with respiration and heart rate on displayed events.

Application Clicker (Models Sm-32, Sm-32R, Sw-32, & Sw-32R)

Application Clicker is a cause and effect lesson authoring program designed for use in creating learning activites for children with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. This program can be used for making cause/effect activities from websites, DVDs, videos, or music. The program opens a window on the left of a screen on which the target is open. The user then positions the cursor over the desired target and presses S to start the counter. The program clicks on the Play link, which changes

Aqua Force Personal Flotation Device (Pfd) Swimwear Flotation Device

The Aqua Force Personal Flotation Device (PFD) Swimwear Flotation Device is a swimsuit designed for use by children with physical and developmental disabilities. Available in boys and girls styles, these one-piece suits are made of a nylon/lycra blend fabric and feature foam blocks securely sewn into the midsection to maintain the wearer's buoyancy. The foam blocks are balanced in between front and back to promote stability. SIZES: Medium (for children 40 to 50 pounds). COLOR: Hot pink or neon

Aqua Sprinter Flotation Belt (Model 700)

The Aqua Sprinter Flotation Belt is a float swimming aid designed for use by individuals with physical or neurological disabilities. This device is worn around the waist and can suspend an individual in a position that enables the spine to be suspended neutrally. The belt is designed to hold the swimmer securely at the waist in an upright position, with no tipping forward. This belt is made of closed-cell EVA foam and is latex free. It is equipped with an adjustable belt. OPTIONS: Instructional

Aquanaut (Model 180-00)

The Aquanaut, model 180-00, is a molded elevated toilet seat and back support designed for use by children who require extra support while toileting. This children's toilet seat supports children in a forward-leaning posture that promotes relaxation and helps them to function on the toilet. It has a contoured sitting surface which provides support for the hips and thighs and a child-sized opening which is narrower in front and wider in the back for ease in hygiene. The unit also includes a remov

Aquatic Therapy Float

The Aquatic Therapy Float is a float swimming aid designed for use by children or adults with lower or upper extremity disabilities. This flotation device supports the user in a prone or supine position for aquatic therapy for lower and upper extremity strengthening and range of motion. The device's contour lines allow free movement of arms and legs while the individual is securely strapped on the float. SIZES: Small, medium, and large. CAPACITY: The small model supports up to 50 pounds; the med

Arm Sling.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Arm sling supported affected arm and transfer weight to unaffected shoulder. Instructions for making an arm sling out of fabric to match a dress. Reinforced fabric arm loops, and back strap with buckle for adjustments. Dimensions are provided on a detailed drawing. SKILLS REQUIRED: Sewing. AUTHOR:Bowar, M. TITLE:Clothing for the Handicapped, Fashion Adaptations for Adults and Children. REF:Book: Sister Kenny Institute Rehabilitation Publication 737.: p

Armada Easy-Spring Scissors

The Armada Easy-Spring Scissors are self-opening scissors designed for use by individuals with fine motor or grasping disabilities or arthritis. These scissors are operated by squeezing gently using the thumb and fingers or the fingers and palm of the hand, and they are suitable for right-handed or left-handed users. When the handles are released, the blades open. These scissors have stainless steel blades and plastic handles. DIMENSIONS: 5 inches long.

Armada Snippy Spring Action Scissors (Models B888 & S888)

The Armada Snippy Spring Action Scissors, models B888 and S888, are self-opening scissors designed for use by children and adults with fine motor disabilities or arthritis. Available in blunt or pointed models, these scissors feature a flexible plastic arm with spring action on one handle that keeps them open and ready to cut until squeezed shut. The handle is ABS plastic and has a label insert for the user's name. The blades are 1.2 millimeter (mm) gauge stainless steel. DIMENSIONS: The handle

Armadillo Army (Models D-03400-00 & D-03400-Ed)

Armadillo Army is an educational game program and visual training activity designed for use by children who are blind or have low vision. This educational maze game helps students who are visually impaired practice necessary skills such as lateral eye movements, vertical eye movements, searching skills, timing skills, visual discrimination skills, peripheral detection skills, eccentric viewing skills, and eye-hand coordination. The arcade-style game has bright, large graphics for players with lo

Arrow Walker Advantage

The Arrow Walker Advantage is a child's walker designed for use by children and smaller adults with cerebral palsy or other neuromuscular conditions. It can be used for taking first steps or to develop existing walking and standing abilities as part of a gait training program. The walker's low profile arrow shape allows easier access through doorways and around obstacles, and three directional locking casters allow the user to walk a planned course. The trunk support system includes a chest pad

Art For All Language Kit (Model Lk-Aa)

Art for All Language Kit, model LK-AA, is a painting and drawing activity and language tutorial program designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities. Concepts addressed are art tools and how they are used, colors, and counting and graphing using M & Ms. The kit includes a book written with limited vocabulary and repetitive lines using Mayer-Johnson Picture Communication Symbols; an interactive computer book that combines text, pictures, speech, and sound; and a songboard, word

Art History Through Touch And Sound Series (Models 1-09003-00, 1-09002-00, 1-09004-00, & 1-09001-00)

The Art History Through Touch and Sound Series is a series of multimedia textbooks designed to teach art appreciation and art history to individuals who are blind or have low vision. Each title in the series includes a Diagram Manual with printed images of artworks and corresponding tactile representations; cassette tapes that guide users through the tactile diagrams; and an accessible Teacher's Supplement on a personal computer (PC)-formatted floppy disk, containing the text of the audio narrat

Art Start Gift Pack

The Art Start Gift Pack is a set of crayons with built-up handles designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. The set includes eight Chubbi Stump Crayons (see also separate entry), eight Chubbi Paint Sticks (see also separate entry), and eight Chubbi Chalks. These short, thick crayons and chalks are long-lasting and break-resistant and easy to grasp with a whole-handed palmar grasp. COLOR: Assorted.

Artho Thumbs-Up Cup

The Artho Thumbs-Up Cup is a twin handle cup designed for use by children or adults with hand disabilities or arthritis. This cup is equipped with a thumb rest above each handle for stability and easy lifting. Available with or without a lid, the cup is fabricated of lightweight, insulated plastic, is microwave and dishwasher safe, and holds eight fluid ounces. OPTIONS: A replacement lid is available. COLOR: Beige.

Arvee Systems 2400

Infant monitoring system. System I features apnea and bradycardia alarms which display intermittent audible and red panel light signals when activated. Green panel lights blink with each respiration and heart beat. Inputs are automatically controlled. Unit also has equipment alarm which is activated during power failures. Monitoring meter and selector dial on front of panel. Remote alarm can be attached and placed in separate room. Optional ECG and respiration recorder available. Measures: 13 by

Asl Animations Volume 1

ASL Animations Volume 1 is a sign language program designed for use by students who are deaf or hard of hearing. It contains animations of 200 American Sign Language words in these learning categories: About Me, Time, Feelings, Holidays, and Family. Animations feature six young, ethnically diverse SigningAvatar characters. The animations can be used to help students learn word meanings and make the connections between English text and American Sign Language. Animations are in GIF (graphical inte

Asl Tales And Games For Kids 1: Woof Woof Way

ASL Tales and Games for Kids 1: Woof Woof Way is an American Sign Language (ASL) training program designed for use by children who are deaf or hard of hearing. This is the first in a CD-ROM series with stories that happen in the neighborhood of Paws, the signing dog. Each piece of software in the series contains three stories and 10 games. In addition to Paws, there is a central group of characters (neighborhood children), most of whom are deaf, hard of hearing, or multiply disabled, and represe

Assessment, Evaluation, And Programming System (Aeps) For Infants And Children

Assessment, Evaluation, and Programming System (AEPS) for Infants and Children, Second Edition, is a developmental evaluation system designed for use in assessment of children from birth to six years who have disabilities or are at risk for developmental delays. Professionals can use the system to assess and monitor six key developmental areas in young children: fine motor, gross motor, cognitive, adaptive, social-communication, and social. The assessment helps identify educational targets tailo

Assorted Foam Grips

The Assorted Foam Grips are a set of pencil holders designed for use by children and adults with upper extremity disabilities. The set includes one Foam Grip, one Ridged Foam Grip, one Baseball Grip,one Swirl Grip, and one Thick 'N Thin Foam Grip (all styles also available individually). DIMENSIONS: The Baseball Grip is 2.25 inches long and the other styles are 1.5 inches long.

Assura Ac (Adhesive Coupling) Pediatric Easiclose Pouch (Models 14681, 14682, 14691, & 14692)

The Assura AC (Adhesive Coupling) Pediatric EasiClose Pouch is an ostomy pouch designed for use by children with ostomies. This ostomy pouching system uses adhesives for opening and closing. To close, the user applies the pouch to the baseplate. The pouch fits stomas measuring 5/8 inch (models 14891 and 14691) or 1 inch (models 14682 and 14692). COLOR: Transparent (models 14681 and 14682) or opaque (models 14691 and 14692). The opaque models feature a teddy bear design.

Assura Pediatric One-Piece Pouch (Models 2115, 2120, 2125, & 8009)

The Assura Pediatric One-Piece Pouch is a urinary pouch designed for use by children with ostomies. The pouch is available in closed (models 2120 and 2125), drainable (model 2115), and urostomy (model 8009) versions. The pouch has a gentle adhesive for peristomal protection, a soft cloth backing, and an anti-reflux valve to keep urine from pooling at the base of the stoma. It can be cut to fit stomas measuring up to 5 inches (models 2120 and 2125) or 6 inches (models 2115 and 8009). COLOR: Trans

Assura Pediatric Skin Barrier Flange (Model 2182)

The Assura Pediatric Skin Barrier Flange, model 2182, is an ostomy pouch cover designed to provide peristomal protection for children with ostomies. This flexible flange allows the pouch to be secured with minimal pressure. It is opaque with a gentle adhesive and can be cut to fit stomas measuring 3/8 to 1 3/8 inches.

Assura Pediatric Two-Piece Pouch (Models 2156, 2161, & 1789)

Assura Pediatric Two-Piece Pouches are urinary pouches designed for use by children with urostomies. They are available in closed (model 2156), drainable (model 2161), and urostomy (model 1789) versions. Each pouch has a filter for odor control, a soft cloth backing, and an anti-reflux valve to keep urine from pooling at the base of the stoma. The pouches can be repositioned to allow for unobstructed drainage. These pouches fit stomas measuring 6 inches (models 2156 and 1789) or 5 inches (model

Atlas Walker

Atlas Walker is designed for use by children with mobility disabilities associated with cerebral palsy, traumatic brain injury and muscular dystrophy. It is designed to encourage active weight bearing in young children. It features a height-adjustable frame, which has a swivel seat to allow hip movement when walking. This allows the user to develop their own gait pattern. The walker features: height, angle and depth adjustable handgrips; prone angle adjustments; and four castors with rear brak

Attainment Pathway & Labyrinth Mazes

Attainment Pathway and Labyrinth Mazes are eye hand coordination activities designed for use by individuals with motor planning disabilities, fine motor disabilities, and learning disabilities. Easy-to-grasp figures slide in two colorful start-to-finish mazes. Machined from non-porous polyethelene, these mazes are washable and non-toxic. Removable figures move in a grooved track, encouraging users to cross the midline. The Pathway is a simple start-to-finish maze without intersections. It includ

Attendant Call Chime (Model 1499)

The Attendant Call Chime, model 1499, is a call signal designed for use by individuals with mobility and communication disabilities. This unit has a transmitter with a call button; when the button is depressed, a chime sounds at the receiver up to 40 feet away. The unit is adapted for use with a capability switch (not included). POWER: Uses 2 AA and 1 12-volt batteries. DIMENSIONS: 4 x 4 x 1 inches. WEIGHT: 0.05 pounds.

Attendant Caller

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable a child with muscular dystrophy to summon assistance. A bicycle red LED light with a steady mode was purchased and opened up. The wires were fixed to points that would turn the lights on and off. Wires were then run to the outside of the light and connected to a micro switch (a limited pressure switch). The light was then mounted to the side of the back of the child's powered wheelchair using the standard bicycle mounting clamp that came with the light

Attendant Caller 2

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable a child with muscular dystrophy to summon assistance at night while at camp. A cast off vibrating pager was modified by attaching very long lead wires that run to a micro switch, so when the father accompanies his son to camp, the child can page his father during the night instead of calling and waking the other campers. The child has the microswitch, and the father runs the wires across the room to his bed and wears the pager in his pocket. TITLE: Th

Attention Getter

Attention Getter is a control switch training program designed for use by individuals with communication, learning, and cognitive disabilities. It is specifically designed for teenagers who need powerful input to get their attention. This software program has photos that change (morph) into related photos on the computer screen, accompanied by interesting sounds and music. The photo animations are so engaging that the student is motivated to see and hear the next one. The program can be controll

Attention Teens

Attention Teens is a control switch training program designed for use by individuals with communication, learning, and cognitive disabilities. Like Attention Getter (see separate entry), it features photo images that change (morph) into other images on the computer screen, but this program is more light-hearted and whimsical as it morphs unrelated images to provide laughter and communication. The program works with a mouse, touchscreen, single switch, or IntelliKeys (see entry). OPTIONS: Set of

Attribute Button String Along Shapes

The Attribute Button String Along Shapes are an eye hand coordination activity designed for use with children with fine motor or perceptual disabilities. This set includes 12 large two- and four-hole plastic buttons in a variety of shapes, two laces, 20 hands-on activities, and two games. The set aids in learning patterns, shapes, and other attributes, as well as aiding in lacing skills and eye hand coordination development.

Attribute Lacing Buttons

The Attribute Lacing Buttons are an eye hand coordination activity designed for use with children with fine motor or perceptual disabilities. This 48-piece set includes large two-hole plastic buttons in three shapes and two sizes; four laces; and an activity guide. DIMENSIONS: The laces are 36 inches long. COLOR: The buttons come in four colors.

Audie Ball

Sponge-rubber, audible ball with which children with visual and other disabilities can play various ball games. It is lightweight, foam-rubber and equipped with an inserted 9 volt battery powered sounding device which emits a pulsating beeping signal (2900 Hz, 68 to 80 decibels). Ball is seven inches in diameter and fully equipped weighs one pound. The Sonalert sound unit is identical to one used in the Cricket sounding device (see separate entry) except that the Audie ball is activated by squee

Audio Bookshelf Audiobooks

Audio Bookshelf Audiobooks are recorded books designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. All books are unabridged, and most are available on either cassette or CD. There are titles for children, teens, and adults, including "A Yellow Raft in Blue Water," by Michael Dorris; "Sacajawea: The Story of Bird Woman and the Lewis and Clark Expedition," by Joseph Bruchac; "Ashley Bryan's Beautiful Blackbird and Other Folktales," by Ashley Bryan; "The Fifth of March," by Ann Rinaldi

Auditory Choice Making Communicator (Model 4399 & 4399B)

The Auditory Choice Making Communicator, model 4399 & 4399B, is a scanning communicator designed for use by individuals with vision disabilities. This device scans through pre-recorded messages at a lowered volume. When the user pushes the switch plate again it plays the chosen message at an amplified volume. The unit has 16 levels with 300 seconds of total recording time at 18 seconds per level. It has a built in switch and a jack for an external switch (not included). POWER: Uses 4 AA batt

Author's Toolkit

Author's Toolkit is a writing skills program designed to encourage students to explore new writing styles and instill confidence in writing for individuals with a developmental disability. Its objective is to help student's generate ideas and assist students in reviewing and editing their work. On screen prompts guide the user through each stage of the writing process. The prompts are tailored toward the specific type of writing that is being done, whther it be journal, short story, research pap

Aution Air Baby's Breath Air Purifier

Austin Air Baby’s Breath Air Purifier is designed to keep babies and young children from inhaling toxins in the air. It is designed to help ensure that your baby receives the cleanest air necessary for proper development and growth. In addition, the Baby's Breath generates a soothing white noise that may be helpful for some infants to fall asleep more easily and sleep more soundly.

Auto Height Adjustor (Model 5100)

The Auto Height Adjustor, model 5100, is a mechanical lifting device for adjusting suspended equipment to the right height for the user. It is operated by a hand held crank which lifts the equipment with or without the client. The Auto Height Adjustor can be used from any one point suspension system and fits into the same ceiling bolt as the Rotational Device (see separate entry). OPTIONS: Battery operated crank, model 5200, with two rechargeable batteries is available for $339.00. DIMENSIONS: L

Automatic Clock Drawing Test (Model Acdt-Tbi-07)

The Automatic Clock Drawing Test is a cognitive rehabilitation evaluation program designed to screen children or adults for brain injury. This online assessment tool provides instant scores and feedback through networked laptops, portable kiosks, or PCs. Multimedia, interactive tests use touchscreens for accessibility for users who cannot draw or use a writing instrument. Tests use either military (24-hour) or standard (12-hour) clocks.

Autostep

The AutoStep is a gait trainer designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or walking disabilities. This unit cues proper stepping patterns for individuals with high or low function. The unit attaches to many walkers, including all Rifton Pacers (not included; see entry) and most LiteGait models on and off the treadmill, and provides a constant symmetric cue for the user to achieve a more symmetrical gait pattern. Adjustable tension bands attach to the user's feet to accommodate

Aviary Crib

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.

Awareness Box

The Awareness Box is a tactile discrimination training kit designed for use by individuals with cognitive, vision, or neurological disaqbilities. Designed to raise tactile awareness, the set includes one Koosh Softee Ball, one Mini Koosh Ball, one Spiderball, one foam ball, one Squeezeball, one Waterlog, one SensaBall (see also separate entry), 10 Mini FringeBalls, and five large FringeBalls. The set also includes an Awareness Guide and a carrying/storage case.

Away We Ride

Away We Ride is a cognitive skills tutorial program designed for use by young children through pre-teens with cognitive or multiple disabilities. This CD-ROM program offers six familiar songs related to transportation, including "Down by the Station," "Daisy, Daisy," and "Row, Row, Row Your Boat," for learning transportation concepts through activities such as finding the correct picture, sound, associated object, or word. A cause and effect option and a choice of the number of onscreen picture

Awesome Grip

Awesome Grips are handrim covers designed for use by people who use wheelchairs. These removable, changeable covers fit the push wheels of manual wheelchairs and have a closed cell foam base with a fabric or leather cover. The covers do not slip on the rims, are designed not to slip in the hands, and provide a larger, softer gripping surface. The covers are available in leather, imitation leather, fabric, velveteen, and plush fabric. COLORS: Leather and velveteen covers are available in red or b

Axiom Mobility Xplorer 2

Axiom Mobility Xplorer 2 is a stroller designed for indoor or outdoor use by children with cerebral palsy, mobility disabilities, or severe physical disabilities. Features include an aluminum frame, adjustable footplate and straps, indoor swivel wheels, push-button wheel release, safety wrist strap, all-weather rain canopy, and tire pump. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 48 x 58 x 24 inches open and 14 x 40 x 20 inches folded and without wheels. The seat (LxW) is 15 x 15 inches and the back height is 28 inch

Axiom Mobility Xplorer 3

The Axiom Mobility Xplorer 3 is a stroller designed for indoor or outdoor use by children or adolescents with cerebral palsy, mobility disabilities, or severe physical disabilities. FRAME (HxLxW): Open the stroller is 52 x 48 x 27 inches and folded it is 14 x 40 x 23 inches. The frame is made from welded aluminum, and comes with a padded height-adjustable push handle, a sun canopy with viewing window, and a basket measuring 12 x 19 x 15 inches. SEAT (LxW): 15 x 18 inches. The reclining padded se

B-Calm Gp

The b-Calm GP is an audio sensory integration aid designed for children with sensory disabilities, autism and other neurological or cognitive disabilities that cause a person to be easily distracted by sounds and other sensory stimuli. The b-Calm GP includes an MP3 player with a pair of customizable headphones sized for children and a pair of earbud-style headphones. The player is pre-loaded with four AudioSedation tracks that are soothing sounds from nature with acoustic masking signals intende

B-Calm Pro

The b-Calm PRO is an audio sensory integration aid and prompter designed for children with sensory disabilities, autism and other neurological or cognitive disabilities that cause a person to be easily distracted by sounds and other sensory stimuli. The b-Calm PRO includes a touch screen MP3 player with a pair of customizable headphones sized for children and a pair of earbud-style headphones. The player is pre-loaded with four AudioSedation tracks that are soothing sounds from nature with acous

Babbles To Books: First Sounds Bee

The Babbles to Books: First Sounds Bee is an educational toy designed for use by children ages three months and up with neurological, cognitive, visual, or communication disabilities. This soft bee introduces babies to sounds, words, and songs that relate to their natural babbling, one of the building blocks of language development. When the child bats at the bee or turns the soft wings like the pages of the book, the child is rewarded with lights, sounds, and music. A story and guidebook are in

Babbles To Books: Mouse's Word House

The Babbles to Books: Mouse's Word House is an educational toy designed for use by children ages six months and up with neurological, cognitive, visual, or communication disabilities. This toy takes the child on a tour of the house with the friendly mouse. The doors open like turning the pages of a book, and depending on which setting is chosen, the child is rewarded with word rhymes or rhythmic songs. The child can also enjoy bysy activities such as dropping the mouse down the chimney or throug

Babbles To Books: Silly Sentence Caterpillar

The Babbles to Books: Mouse's Word House is an educational toy designed for use by children ages twelve months and up with neurological, cognitive, visual, or communication disabilities. This toy helps children discover how words and sounds are joined to form sentences. The child turns the pages on the sections of the caterpillar and is rewarded with sounds, pictures, and lights. Settings enable selection of early words, adjectives, or full sentences. A story book and language development games

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

Baby Backups

Baby Backups are incontinence pads designed for use with to provide both a surface for cleaning the child and a protective covering for furniture and changing areas. The compact leak-proof, absorbent pads travel conveniently and both sides are usable.

Baby Beach Jogger

The Baby Beach Jogger is a stroller designed for use with children with lower extremity, mobility, or severe physical disabilities. This stroller has a stainless steel frame that collapses for transport and storage, large wheels designed to handle beach and other outdoor terrain, and a protective hood. WARRANTY: Five-year warranty on frame and a 30-day money back guarantee.

Baby Block Walker

The Baby Block Walker is a motor planning skill activity and tactile puzzle designed to encourage fine and gross motor training as well as enhance matching and sorting skills for children with physical, cognitive and sensory disabilities. The toddler walker is shaped like a small car with four wheels and has a large handle and wide base for stability. The car has a peek-a-boo door, shape sorter and brightly colored different shaped blocks. It is designed to encourage exploration and freedom of m

Baby Booster Infant Stimulation Kit

The Baby Booster Infant Stimulation Kit is a sensory integration activity kit designed for use witt infants and toddlers with neurological or sensory disabilities. This interactive kit includes activities that focus on six different sensory areas: preceptor stimulation, tactile stimulation, auditory stimulation, olfactory/gustatory stimulation, and vocalization. Special components and instructions are provided for each area to maximize the skill-building and learning process.

Baby Builders

Baby Builders is a video exercise program designed to teach parents of infants with cognitive, neurological and physical disabilities how to exercise their infant in a safe manner. Developed by a pediatric physical therapist, the program provides information on child development and exercise techniques to aid in development from birth through the time of walking. Baby Builders combines fun play activities with skills to build strength, balance, movement, and coordination. The program is availa

Baby Buzz'r

The Baby Buzz'r is a sensory busy box designed for use with children with cognitive, sensory, neurological, or emotional disabilities. This portable unit has a smiling clown-like face and features vibration, blinking eyes, and soothing lullabies activated by buttons on the top. The unit can be attached to strollers or carried in a purse or pocket. POWER: Uses two triple-A batteries (not included).

Baby Counting Pal

The Baby Counting Pal is a battery operated toy designed for use by infants and young children with vision and cognitive disabilities. With four modes of play, this toy musically introduces counting and colors, while offering a variety of different classical tunes. The Baby Counting Pal also offers an assortment of tactile activities that include a bird squeaker, butterfly rattle, crinkly bees, flower rings and a ladybug bell for very young explorers. Attachment straps allow this toy to be secur

Baby Elephant

The Baby Elephant is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity disabilities. Adapted for use with a single switch (not included), this plush elephant walks, flares its ears, and stops to raise its trunk and trumpet. POWER: Uses batteries (included).

Baby Lambskin Rug + Woolskin

The Baby Lambskin Rug + Woolskin is a bed and decubitus pad pad designed for use with infants and children with severe physical or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. These lambskins can be used in cribs, beds, strollers, and car seats. DIMENSIONS: 26 x 36 inches. The pile is 24 millimeters. COLOR: Champagne.

Baby Lifter

Baby Lifter is a DIY product designed for use by parents with limited upper extremity strength and coordination associated with spinal muscular atrophy, tremors, and weakness. The baby lifter is a crib that is operated by a foot switch. It is powered by a rechargeable power drill. When the basket is lowered to the floor, the sides collapse, enabling the parent/caregiver to remove the baby with their feet. When the crib is raised, the parent/caregiver could transport the baby to other parts of th

Baby Sign Asl

Baby Sign ASL is a sign language training program designed for use by adults and children with hearing disabilities and others desiring to learn American Sign Language. The program uses video clips to teach 229 ASL signs, and it is intended for use with infants. The words or phrases can be viewed alphabetically or in categories, and there is quiz feature that shows a video clip of a sign and asks the user to select the correct word or phrase from a list. Users can also build a “Favorites” list f

Baby Sign Asl Lite

Baby Sign ASL Lite is a sign language training program designed for use by adults and children with hearing disabilities and others desiring to learn American Sign Language. The program uses video clips to teach 22 ASL signs, and it is intended for use with infants. The words or phrases can be viewed alphabetically or in categories, and there is quiz feature that shows a video clip of a sign and asks the user to select the correct word or phrase from a list. COMPATIBILITY: For use with the Apple

Baby Sign Language Basics Flash Cards

Baby Sign Language Basics Flash Cards are sign language flash cards designed for use in teaching sign language to babies and toddlers. The 50 American Sign Language (ASL) cards in this deck each have clear, brightly colored photographs on the front to hold the baby's attention. On the back of each card, photos and descriptions show the adult how the sign is done.

Baby Smartronics Musical Fingerpaint

The Baby Smartronics Musical Fingerpaint is an educational toy designed for use by children ages nine months and up with neurological, fine motor, or cognitive disabilities. This baby-sized easel can be set up at a 45-degree angle or used flat, and features a special "goop" surface that enables the child to fingerpaint or create designs with the four included drawing tools without mess. In addition, when the surface is touched, three Calypso-style songs play. The music stops when touch is remove

Baby Walker With Toy Chest (Model H70310)

The Baby Walker with Toy Chest, model H70310, is a child walker designed to assist children with disabilities to walk while pushing a wheeled toy or carriage. The unit functions as a toy, therapeutic aid, and mobile toy box. A parking brake is included that allows the device to be useful for sitting. The walker consists of a plastic box with lid set in an epoxy-coated aluminum tube frame on four wheels with a sloped handle which is height adjustable from 23 to 27 inches. All of the wheels have s

Baby's First Blocks

Baby's First Blocks is a visual stimulation and fine motor training activity designed to teach cause and effent and enhance eye hand coordination for children with visual, physical or cognitive disabilities. It is a set of twelve blocks in three different shapes which comes in a canister with a shape sorter top. Each block is brightly colored to enhance visual stimulation. It not only introduces the child to shapes, but also helps to develop finger and hand skills.

Babylandia

Babylandia is a prototype designed for use by children with limited upper and lower extremity strength and coordination as a result of cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, congenital brain malformations, and spinal muscular atrophy.  It is a wheelchair seat that can be expanded to fit the needs of a growing child.  

Back Board

Back board available in 3 models. Full length model is 16 inches wide by 71 inches long, has 2 plastic struts for strength and rigidity, includes 5 foot chest and waist straps and 36 inch ankle strap. Extraction board model is 16 inches wide by 32 inches long and includes 5 foot long chest and waist straps. Infant back board model is 14 inches wide by 37 inches long. Used for managing spinal injuries. Straps are 2 inch wide nylon with quick release buckles. Options: cervical immobilization devic

Back Open Jacket (Models 353 To 367)

The Back Open Jacket is a child's or adult's jacket designed for wear by individuals who use wheelchairs. This machine-washable jacket is made of either sweatshirt fleece or Polartec and is designed for wear by individuals who sit for extended periods. Features include a ribbed V neck, a front zipper withpull ring, and Velcro tabbed back closure for ease in assisted dressing. Models 353 and 354 are made of sweatshirt fleece and models 360 to 367 are made of Polartec. SIZES: Models 353 and 363 ar

Back Opening Jumpsuit For Undressers (Model C615Zb)

The Back Opening Jumpsuit for Undressers, model C615ZB, is a child's jumpsuit designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. This jumpsuit has a back zipper with an extra tab over the zipper pull to keep it from the hands of children who are prone to undress themselves. Ribbing at the wrist and ankle can be turned up for minor length adjustments. The suit is made of 49 percent polyester/51 percent cotton interlock knit fabric. It is available with or without a snap opening at the crot

Back Support Wedge (Model 9Ffsw)

The Back Support Wedge, model 9FFSW, is a positioning wedge designed for use with children with neurological or severe physical disabilities. This covered foam wedge provides firm support at 45 degrees. DIMENSIONS (HxWxL): 12.5 x 24 x 12.5 inches.

Back To School Language Kit (Model Lk-Bts)

The Back to School Language Kit, model LK-BTS, is an academic skills and language tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or communication disabilities. This program teaches children about school schedule and activities, friends, and school rules. The kit includes a book written with limited vocabulary and repetitive lines, with Mayer-Johnson Picture Communication Symbols (Boardmaker; see entry) to provide visual support; an interactive computer book combining text, pictures

Backtpack

The BackTpack is a carrying bag designed for use by individuals with neurological disabilities, Autism, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), blind and low vision or shoulder and back pain. It is adjustable and designed for children and adults ranging from ages 5 years old and above. This backpack type carrying bag is designed to load on the spinal axis to improve and train good posture, body mechanics, balance, reduce pain, and provide ease and security carrying everyday items. Featu

Balance / Seating Disc Combo

The Balance Seating Disc Combo is a balance training device designed for use by individuals with balance or neurological disabilities. This thick air cushion features 100 tactile spikes on one side, and a softly molded bulls-eye-ring pattern on the other. The device offers active sitting and range of motion and sensory input, and is helpful for stabilizing the feet during balancing activities. The air cushion can be helpful in developing core muscle strength when used as a wiggle seat, or as a f

Balance Beam

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To develop coordination and balance skills in children working on improving gross motor skills.

Balance Fishing

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To develop coordination and balance in children working on improving gross motor skills.

Balance Fun Set

The Balance Fun Set is a balance training device designed for use with children with balance, neurological, or mobility disabilities. The set is made up of four separate pieces of a full circle, all of which can be used individually for multiple activities, or together as a single unit. The interchangeable set can be used to rock, roll, balance, or climb. The front, back, and sides of the pieces all provide different surfaces and ideas for play. The pieces may be place on their sides to create

Balance Kit #6: Obstacle Course

The BALANCE KIT #6 is designed to help children improve their balance, motor planning, coordination and problem-solving skills. Three separate components can be combined together in different ways to create various obstacle courses. Include the children in designing the courses to work on problem-solving and cognitive (thinking) skills. The Balance Kit #6 comes with the following: Build N' Balance Red Tops: Set of three 9.5" high plastic with rubber feet to prevent slipping and easy stacking sto

Balance Kit #8: Alternating Leg Movements

BALANCE KIT #8 is designed to allow children to work improving their muscle strength, patterned movements and balance during reciprocal motion. This kit includes Summer Skis, a See Saw and a Go-Go Bus with Handles. Summer Skis: walking pattern with the legs is developed; need to cooperate with others on the Summer Skis; constructed of wood; anti-skid bottoms for safety and protection of floors. See Saw: practice weight-shifting from side to side; basic skill needed for alternating leg movements

Balance Master

The Balance Master is a balance training device designedfor use by individuals with balance, walking, or neurological disabilities. The device has a flat top with two non-skid foot pads and a curved base, causing it to operate similarly to a teeter-totter. To improve balance, the user stands on the unit and works to keep it level. The high density molded-plastic board can be used by elementary-age children through adults. DIMENSIONS(HxLxW): 6.5 X 29 X 9 inches. WEIGHT: 6 pounds. COLOR: Assorted

Ball Baths (Models W5338, W5352, & W5357)

The Ball Baths are ball flotation therapy sets designed for use with children with sensory, neurological, or motor disabilities. The Small Circle Ball Bath, model W5338, includes two half-circle walls with hook-and-loop fasteners and 3,000 balls. The Medium Oval Ball Bath, model W5352, includes two half-circle and two extender wall sections with hook-and-loop fasteners and 5,500 balls. The Large Oval Ball Bath, model W5357, includes two half-circle and four extender wall sections with hook-and-l

Ball Bopper (Model G5069)

The Ball Bopper, model G5069, is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use by young children with upper extremity, neurological, or fine or gross motor disabilities. Children pound large wooden balls through snug-fitting holes and the balls reappear below the play surface. Circular cutouts in the box have tough vinyl rings inside holes to hold balls in place. The toy has sturdy wooden construction with rounded corners and smooth edges and are finished with safe, non-toxic paints with a

Ball Party Light & Sound Ball (Model 1267)

The Ball Party Light & Sound Ball, model 1267, is an audible ball designed for use by children with visual or neurological disabilities. Thissuper soft ball features a smiley face that lights up and giggles when the ball is in motion, providing auditory tracking and sensory stimulation. POWER: Each ball is operated by three button-cell batteries (six are included). COLOR: The ball is white with a bright blue smiley face on it.

Ball Pit Tent (Model 1440)

The Ball Pit Tent, model 1440, is a tent designed to provide tactile stimulation and vestibular and proprioceptive input for individuals with physical disabilities. The tent is a junior version of the standard tent with an added mat floor. It is ideal for smaller children who may be intimidated by the larger ball pit. For gravitationally insecure children it provides a sense of weightlessness. The mat base folds for transportation and storage and the tent is easily disassembled. DIMENSIONS: Tent

Ball Pool With Net Canopy (Model 1400)

The Ball Pool with Net Canopy, model 1400, is designed to provide tactile stimulation and vestibular and proprioceptive input for clients of all ages with a physical disability. The ball pool provides a number of motor training and visually stimulating activities from just standing in the pool practicing balance to diving in from the side. The larger balls are designed to soften the impact of jumping and diving into the pool. The pool encourages imagination and is ideal for the gravitationally i

Ball Switch (Model 3Tstm)

The Ball Switch, model 3TSTM, is designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities.This switch features a large ball with a knobby surface attached to a long tube connected to the switch box. From the other side of the switch box comes a cord which coonects to the switch-adapted toy or appliance. When the ball is squeezed, the switch activates the device.

Balls In A Bowl

Balls in a Bowl is an educational toy designed for young children with physical, cognitive, or neurological disabilities. This toy features a large, plastic fishbowl-style bowl with a round, childproof rim with three clear spinner balls inside. Removing the balls an putting them back in helps develop coordination and reinforces such concepts as inside and outside and bigger and smaller. A play and learning guide is included.

Balzac Balloon Ball

The Balzac Balloon Ball is a large, inflatable, textured balloon designed to encourage motor skills and balance for individuals with a physical disability. Place noisy objects such as coins inside the balloon to make it an audio tracking device for individuals who are hard of hearing. The protective cover allows clients to throw and kick the balloon safely. The Balloon comes with four bladders and a handbook with dozens of ideas. OPTIONS: Also available is a set of four replacement bladders, mod

Bambach Saddle Seat (Models Bss100 & Bss200)

The Bambach Saddle Seat, models BSS100 and BSS200, is a posture chair designed to improve posture and balance and relieve pain for individuals with a variety of neurological and musculoskeletal disorders. It promotes a comfortable, upright posture that maintains the spine's natural curves even in the presence of significant physical impairment. It encourages mobility by enabling users to use their feet to propel themselves around the work area with freedom of arm movement. Safe reach distances a

Bambach Saddle Seat (Models Bss100+B1R And Bss100+B1R Bss200+B1R)

The Bambach Saddle Seat with Foot Platform, models BSS100+B1R and BSS200+B1R, is a posture chair designed to improve posture, balance, breathing, and head/trunk control in small children with cerebral palsy, muscular atrophy, dysplagia, brain injury, and other neuro-musculo-skeletal disorders. It provides a comfortable, upright posture that maintains the spine's natural curves even in the presence of significant physical impairment. The user maintains freedom of arm movement and safe reach dista

Banana Peel

The Banana Peel is a recumbent- or prone-style, leg-powered child tricycle designed for use by individuals with physical disabilities. Designed for riders from 44 to 61 inches tall, this cycle features a weather-resistant nylon sling seat with high back positioned between the rear wheels with a low center of gravity for stability. The pedals are located slightly in front of the front wheel. Handgrips for steering and balance can be found on either side of the seat. All three mag wheels are of eq

Band Jam (Model 1115)

The Band Jam, model 1115, is a switch-adapted musical instrument designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. The unit has five percussion instruments in one base. Activating any of the photo buttons enables the user to play a tambourine, triangle, drum, cymbal or maraca while multicolored LEDs light up. POWER: Uses 8 C batteries. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 21 x 17 x 12 inches.WEIGHT: 5 pounds.

Bandana Bib

The Bandana Bib is a bib designed for use by individuals with eating, swallowing, or upper extremity disabilities. This stylish bib features a waterproof breathable backing, a cotton front, and a Velcro neck closure. The waterproof backing keeps the wearer dry. SIZE: Available in youth and adult sizes. COLORS: Navy, pink, denim, and patriotic.

Barnabus The Talking Bible Verse Bear

Barnabus The Talking Bible Verse Bear is a voice output toy animal designed to recite Bible verses for children with low vision, blindness or communication, learning, or speech disabilities. Barnabus recites select bible verses when its ears, paws, tummy or feet are pressed. Books of the Bible, text number and verse are etched on each pressed area. A total of nine excerpts from the Bible are recited in a child's voice. This cuddly stuffed animal can be enjoyed by everyone. POWER: Requires 2 AA b

Barney (Model 5126)

Barney, model 5126, is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity, cognitive, or mobility disabilities. By activating a connected capability switch (required but not included), a child can listen to Barney, the purple dinosaur, happily sing his favorite song, “I Love You”. POWER: Uses two AA batteries (not included). DIMENSIONS (HxDxW): 6 x 2 x 5 inches. WEIGHT: 0.05 pounds.

Barrett Baby

Baby Barrett is a child's wheelchair designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. This folding wheelchair can be attendant- or self-propelled and comes with a document pocket and a user manual. FRAME: Folding frame with a chassis color choice of rich claret, electric red, navy blue, black, silver, or chrome. Anti-tip rollers/levers are optional. SEAT (LxW): 10 x 12, 11 x 12, 12 x 13, or 13 x 13 inches. An adjustable waist belt

Baseball Foam Grip

The Baseball Foam Grip is a pencil holder designed for use by children and adults with upper extremity disabilities. This soft grip is shaped like a baseball bat and is slightly enlarged at one end to provide tactile and visual cues for finger positioning. DIMENSIONS: 2.5 inches long.

Basic Bounce

The Basic Bounce is an inflatable play enclosure designed for use by children with balance disabilities, cerebral palsy, or neurological disabilities. Playing in the enclosure helps children develop their gross motor skills. Safety features include an arched top with netted covering, netted windows, and overlapping replaceable nets at the entry. The enclosure is constructed of colorful, durable vinyl. OPTIONS: Construction options include side wall or entry step. Available decorative art themes

Basic Concept Pictures Interactive Software

Basic Concept Pictures Interactive Software is a cognitive skills tutorial program designed for use by students with cognitive or learning disabiities. This multi-sensory program provides nearly 1,000 items to help students acquire concepts of quantity, description, and position. The student receives immediate feedback after each response. The program can be used by multiple students, working independently or with an instructor. Lessons can be custom-designed for each student. The program can re

Basic Concepts Package

Perceptual training program. Software package designed to develop skills in the areas of color, shape, and size discrimination and left, right, top, bottom directionality concepts. Programs developed for developmentally handicapped school age children and adults. Hardware requirements include Apple computer with 48K RAM (32K if speech is not used), standard keyboard, color monitor, and one disk drive in Slot ##6. Package comes with documentation and two working disks.

Basic Map Reading Concepts: Map Study Ii (Model 1-01120-00)

Basic Map Reading Concepts: Map Study II, model 1-01120-00, is map skills training designed for use by students who are blind or have low vision. This training program presents 30 map reading concepts in three areas: location and direction; finding corners; and diagonal, vertical, and horizontal movement. This program includes 13 sequential lesson plans in print, and three plastic relief maps with contrasting colors designed to introduce area, linear, and point symbols.

Basic Signing Flash Cards

Basic Signing Flash Cards are boxed sets of 100 color cards designed to teach basic signs to children who are deaf or hard of hearing. Three sets are available, each depicting the sign for a specific word. The Beginning Signing Primer set includes signs and vocabulary for colors, days, months, time, weather and family members. Both Set A and Set B of the Basic Signing Vocabulary decks include simple vocabulary words with their associated signs. DIMENSIONS: Cards are 4 x 6 inches.

Basic Tactile Anatomy Atlas (Model 1-08845-00)

The Basic Tactile Anatomy Atlas, model 1-08845-00, is a tactile graphics set for anatomy designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This two-volume set of thermoformed graphics provides a comprehensive overview of the human body. It features illustrations of major groups and systems, including the skeletal, muscular, nervous, cardiovascular, and reproductive systems. The thermoforms have braille and print labels and brief braille descriptions. An instruction manual in regu

Bath Bather

Baby Bather is designed for use by infants and toddlers who required additional support during bathing activities. The Baby Bather is designed to fit on the base of the bathtub. The Bather holds the baby securely allowing you to concentrate on washing using two hands. Made from hygienic polypropene with a soft PVC mattress, the Bather has an adjustable backrest for ease of positioning on the bath. DIMENSIONS: Backrest length: 480 millimeters, seat Length 200 millimeters, backrest width 360 milli

Bath Seat

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide proper positioning for a child with multiple disabilities, including cerebral palsy and lung disease while bathing. This "Fogarty" style seat has a molded plastic seat mounted in a frame made of plastic pipe. It is equipped with a pelvic belt and a T-bar to hold the child in place. TITLE: All in the Family. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Volume 25, Number 4, Summer 2005. PAGES: 12-14. Number of pages: 4 (including cover).

Bath Trax

Bath Trax is a combination caster shower chair and reclining bath seat designed for use with children and adolescents with mobility disabilities. The three-piece unit comprises a multi-position mesh support sling with a torso belt, a rolling chasis with five-inch locking casters, and a removable tub support frame. To use the unit, which works with any standard bathtub, the child is placed on the sling which is affixed to the rolling chasis. The rolling chasis is then placed beside the bathtub wi

Battery Device Adapter

The Battery Device Adapter is a switch adapter for toys and other battery-operated devices, designed for use by children and adults with fine motor and upper extremity disabilities. This switch adapter is an interface control that can be used to adapt any battery operated toy or other device, such as a radio or CD player, for switch operation. The user inserts the adapter between the end of the battery and the contact, turns the device on, and plugs a switch into the mini-jack port. The toy or d

Battery Operated Scissors (Model 9080)

Battery Operated Scissors, model 9080, are powered scissors designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities and grasping disabilities. These scissors are designed to allow children with limited hand strength to participate in art and other classroom or home activities. Once a connected capability switch is activated (required, but not included) the scissors are ready to be used to cut through paper or other art material. These scissors come with a special mounting base where they are s

Beach Baby All Terrain Stroller (Model Bbs 100)

The Beach Baby All Terrain Stroller, model BBS 100, is a stroller designed for use by children with mobility disabilities. FRAME (WxHxL): 35 x 39 x 43 inches. The white PVC tubular frame folds for storage and transport. All hardware is stainless steel. SEAT: A reclining seat with a seatbelt is included. The stroller also features an underseat storage area. UPHOLSTERY: Mesh sling upholstery. Three wheels with aluminum axles and 12 x 6 inch balloon tires by Roleez Wheels, Inc. (see separate entry)

Beach Chair Supports Child With Cerebral Palsy.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Posture chair with a wide base to allow stability on uneven ground. Chair made with plastic water pipe and fittings, with the deep seat made of nylon mesh, pop riveted to the frame. There is a chest high bar which can be fitted across the front. Designed for an active child with cerebral palsy. COMMENTS: Working drawings of the chair are available from: Technical Aid to the Disabled, 227 Morrison Road, PO Box 108, Ryde, New South Wales 2112, Australia.

Beach Stroller

The BeachStroller is a stroller designed for use by children with lower extremity disabilities, mobility disabilities, and spinal cord injury. The stroller is lightweight and collapsible, and uses all-terrain Roleez Balloon Tires from Roleez Wheels, Inc. (see separate entry). OPTIONS: Storage compartment; cup holder; umbrella. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 36.5 x 40.5 x 31 inches. CAPACITY: 75 pounds. WEIGHT: 26 pounds.

Bead Chain In A Box (Model 644)

The Bead Chain in a Box, model 644, is a sensory integration activity designed to provide sensory stimulation for children with disabilities It features strands of small beads in a sturdy plastic box. When children touch any of the beads, lights flash, music plays, and vibration is felt. POWER: Uses six double-A batteries (not included). DIMENSIONS (LxW): 14.75 x 11.25 inches.

Beads And Baubles

The Beads and Baubles are an eye hand coordination activity designed for use with children with fine motor, neurological, or perceptual disabilities. This set includes more than 100 pieces in assorted shapes, sizes, and colors for stringing and three laces. As children string the shapes, they gain practice in pre-reading and early math skills, eye hand coordination, and shape and color recognition, and sorting and matching skills.

Beads And Pattern Cards

The Beads and Pattern Cards are an eye hand coordination activity designed for use with children with fine motor, neurological, or perceptual disabilities. This set includes 100 wooden beads in six colors and three shapes (spheres, cubes, and cylinders), 16 pattern cards, two laces, and an activity sheet. As children create the patterns on the cards by stringing the beads, they gain practice in pre-reading and early math skills, eye hand coordination, and shape and color recognition, and sorting

Beam In A Bag & Deluxe Beam In A Bag Kit

The Beam in a Bag and the Deluxe Beam in a Bag Kit are balance training devices designed for use with children with neurological, sensory, or mobility disabilities. The Beam in a Bag Kit includes 10 plastic bricks , 9 straight plastic brick connectors, an activity manual, and a carrying bag. The Deluxe set includes 19 plastic bricks, 10 straight plastic brick connectors, 7 curved plastic brick connectors, an activity manual, and a carry bag. Activities for both sets address weight shift, static

Bean Bag

The Bean Bag is a bean bag chair designed for use by youth and toddlers with cognitive or emotional disabilities or autism or with marginal trunk control. The chair is covered in heavy-duty, flame-retardant vinyl and filled with polystyrene beads that mold to the body. Features include an interior safety locking zipper and the surface can be cleaned with a damp cloth or non-bleach spray. SIZES: Toddler and youth. DIMENSIONS: The toddler size is 26 inches in diameter and 82 inches in circumferenc

Bean Bag Beds (Models 9Sbbb & 9Jbbb)

Bean Bag Beds are body positioners designed for use by children and adults with neurological or severe physical disabilities. Made of tough, wipe-clean vinyl, these positioners conform to the user's body shape. SIZES: Model 9SBBB is a Senior Bean Bag and model 9JBBB is a Junior Bean Bag. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): Model 9SBBB is 25 x 215 x 78 centimeters and model 9JBBB is 25 x 120 x 60 centimeters.

Bean Bag Kit

The Bean Bag Kit is an eye-hand coordination activity designed for use by children with neurological or upper extremity disabilities. The kit contains 12 rugged, double-stitched canvas bean bags, each holding 5 ounces of aquarium gravel. The bags are soft-textured with an oblong shape that fits snugly in the palms of kids' hands, with a crunchy feel. These bags can be used in activities that promote eye-hand manipulative skills. The kit includes instructions and objectives and lessons with over

Bear In The Big Blue House Loves To Dance Bear

The Bear in the Big Blue House Loves to Dance Bear is a touch activated toy designed for use by children with cognitive or physical disabilities. When a child press Bear's hand, he dances and sings his signature Bear Cha Cha Cha

Bed Access Stairs

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide safe access to a custom-built bed for a child with cerebral palsy, developmental disabilities, and vision and hearing impairments at a comfortable height for care givers. The Custom-built Child’s Bed (see also separate entry) is a standard-sized twin bed with a high wooden storage base designed to keep the child safe while providing a comfortable height for caregivers. To provide access to the bed for the child, a set of access stairs was built in two parts

Bed Enclosure

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a child with developmental disabilities with a safe sleeping environment and keep her from climbing out. The slatted base of the bed sat below the edge of te side rails. Runners were fitted to the inside of the side rails and the slatted base was raised to sit on the runners. The enclosure has independent support legs and can be unscrewed and removed if necessary. The enclosure has a wooden frame with two latched gates on each side. Sturdy, tranluscent whit

Bed Surround

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To prevent a child with intellectual, communication, mobility, and vision disabilities from leaving the bed unattended during the night. An enclosure for the bed was built using eight plywood panels covered in fabric-covered foam. Each panel is equipped with two metal handles on the back to enable the child's parents to remove one or more when assisting the child in and out of bed or when changing sheets. Three panels fit down each side and the bed has a U-shaped pane

Bed Surrounds

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted bed enclosure for a child with global developmental delay and autism. The child outgrew her crib and her parents fitted her new bed with bedrails to prevent her from getting out; however, the child still managed to get out in the night despite being unable to crawl or walk. Concerned about the child’s safety, the family contacted TADNSW for assistance in creating bed surrounds for the bed to help keep the child safe. Three

Beetles

Beetles is a cause and effect training program designed for use by students with cognitive and developmental disabilities. The Beetles play songs using the choice of 20 instruments selected by the user. The program is accessible by mouse, touch screen, and switch and enables the user to give each Beetle a different instrument and hear the group play a song. The user can then change instruments and hear the song again. The program provides 55 ready-made songs in a variety of styles, including Ame

Beginner's Abacus (Model 1-03180-00)

The Beginner's Abacus, model 1-03180-00, is an abacus designed for use by students who are blind or have low vision. This abacus is a counting frame that helps reinforce beginning mathematical concepts such as one-to-one correspondence, counting, place value, addition, and subtraction. It also introduces basic abacus terms such as "set" and "clear." It consists of a rectangular frame with felt backing and two rods, with nine large beads sliding on each rod. This abacus comes with a print manual.

Beginning "choice" Making Device

DO IT YOURSELF PURPOSE: To create a customized beginning making choice device for a child with communication disabilities. A customized, very light-touch switch is connected to a fireman ladder toy to make this beginning communication choice-making device. Picture cards are placed along the side of the ladder: the fireman moves up and down the ladder and the child can stop the fireman at the picture card of his or her choice. Digital photos of his or her favorite items (videotapes, books,family

Beginning Reading And Sign Language Video

The Beginning Reading and Sign Language video is a sign language training video designed to improve reading and signing skills for children who are deaf or hard of hearing. This video teaches children how to sign, read, print, and pronounce 124 words. Signs are demonstrated in American Sign Language with the English word printed on the screen along with a film clip of the object itself, such as footage of animals at a zoo. The video comes with a list of words in the order they are presented so u

Beginning Signing Primer

The Beginning Signing Primer is sign language training in flash card format designed for use with children who are deaf or who desire to learn sign language. This set of 100 cards includes signs for colors, animals, family, months, days, and weather.

Beginning With Braille

Beginning with Braille, by Anna Swenson, is a braille instruction manual designed for use by teachers of students who are blind or have low vision. This is the braille edition of Beginning with Braille: Firsthand Experiences with a Balanced Approach to Literacy, published by AFB Press (see separate entry). This book contains real-life case studies of beginning reading and writing instruction, with practical teacher-friendly strategies for getting students started toward braille literacy.

Beginning With Braille: Firsthand Experiences With A Balanced Approach To Literacy

Beginning with Braille: Firsthand Experiences with a Balanced Approach to Literacy, by Anna M. Swenson, is a manual for teaching braille designed for use by teachers of children who are blind or have low vision. The text provides activities for promoting literacy at the early stages of braille instruction. It includes creative and practical strategies for designing and delivering braille instruction and offers suggestions for reading aloud to young children, selecting and making early tactile bo

Behavior Assessment System For Children, Second Edition (Basc-2)

The Behavior Assessment System for Children, Second Edition (BASC-2), is a behavioral assessment designed for use in evaluating children and adolescents with cognitive, emotional, or learning disabilities. This assessment can be used by school and clinical psychologists to differentiate between hyperactivity and attention problems. It can identify behavior problems as required by IDEA and can be used for the development of FBAs, BIPs, and IEPs. It has multiple scales and forms that assess child

Behavioral Intervention Planning — Third Edition (Bip-3) Computer Version For Single User (Model (12293)

Behavioral Intervention Planning — Third Edition (BIP-3) Computer Version for Single User, model 12293, is a behavior assessment program designed for use by educators of students with disabilities. This CD-ROM version of the BIP-3 can be used to complete a functional behavioral assessment (FBA) and develop a behavioral intervention plan (BIP). It includes the same steps and forms used in the print version of the BIP-3, but information is keyed in instead of written, summary sheets are completed

Beity

Beity is a trauma management kit designed for use by children who have experienced as traumatic life event.  It is portable, solar powered, and uses psychiatrist-consulted content like guided audio meditation to mitigate stress response. Simple augmented reality toys — like a fish that appears in the meditation — go with the laser-cut structure, which looks like a dollhouse. Yes, you could run it on an iPad, but it was important for the device to have no retail value. Inside, content is loaded o

Bernie The Dragon (Model 8056)

Bernie the Dragon, model 8056, is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity, mobility, cognitive or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. The toy is activated with a capability switch (not included) or by squeezing the dragon’s paw. The toy allows the child to listen to a song, “Burning Love,” as his mouth lights up and his head sways. Press the switch again to stop the song. POWER: Uses 3 AA batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 12 x 18 x 12 inches.

Better Baby Seat, The

The Better Baby Seat is a body positioner designed for infants with digestive, physical, and neurological disabilities. This seat can position the child at 30 degrees in the prone position to aid with gastro-esophageal reflux. A firm support for the head and trunk is included. The seat can also be used for reclined positioning. In both positions, the child is secures with a soft, roomy diaper-style seat harness. The harness and a removable, washable pad are included. OPTIONS: A vinyl pad and har

Bi-Level Computer Workstation

The Bi-Level Computer Workstation is a height-adjustable computer table designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. The height adjustment range starts low for young children or those using manual wheelchairs, and the height adjusts sufficiently to provide ample knee and arm-rest clearance for powered wheelchair users. Two hand cranks allow both work surfaces to be adjusted independently for correct view-height and balance between keyboard and monitor. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): The keyboard su

Bib-Front Dress.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Child's dress or blouse with detachable bib to alleviate the need to change the entire garment when the front becomes soiled. Instructions for a blouse with interchangeable snap-on (or velcro fastened) bib sections which can be lined with terry toweling or plastic. Includes photographs. Also describes a tie-on bib. SKILLS REQUIRED: Sewing. AUTHOR: Kernaleguen, A TITLE: Clothing Designs for the Handicapped REF: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada: University of A

Bicycle Modifications

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable a child who has cerebral palsy to use a toy ride-on tractor. The child was able to pedal the tractor with guidance from a family member, but needed assistance with keeping his feet on the pedals and additional seated support. The existing seat on the tractor was replaced with a molded Sebel seat, raised from the seat platform to enable the child to comfortably reach the pedals. The seat was equipped with a pelvic seat belt with an easy-to-operate buckle. The

Bicycle Steering Bracket

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable a child with a foreshortened arm without a hand to steer a bicycle. Made from a piece of sheet steel, the bracket prevents the user’s arm from sliding off the handlebar. The sheet steel was cut to size and curved, and wetsuit fabric was glued to both sides. The bracket was attached to the handlebar with two screws. TITLE: One-handed Tennis. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Volume 24, Number 4, Summer 2004: p. 14-15. PAGES: 3 (including cover).

Big Baby Button, The

The BIG Baby Button is a switch interface designed for use by babies and children with fine motor and upper extremity disabilities. This large button-style switch has a built-in switch interface to enable use of a computer with the switch. The large switch surface requires only a light touch for activation. COMPATIBILITY: Versions are available for use with IBM and compatible computers with serial or USB ports or for Macintosh computers with an ADB port. Also available is a cordless version for

Big Bang

Big Bang is a cause and effect software designed for use by children with physical and cognitive disabilities such as developmental delays, cerebral palsy and Angelman syndrome.  Big Bang has activities designed to stimulate the user’s visual and auditory senses while encouraging increased attention and interaction with the computer.  Big Bang Action has explosive animated fireworks, flying bubbles and stars, and wiggling worms. Users have the option to build up the action by gradually pressing

Big Bang Pictures

Big Bang Pictures is an app designed for children with visual impairment and complex needs. There are 21 high contrast images with sound effects to develop visual stimulation, eye hand coordination, visual perceptual skill development, cause and effect via touch or switch activation. There is an in app purchase for additional simple or complex line art. The picture and background color can be changed.

Big Bend Clip

The Big Bend Clip is a bookholder, document holder, or switch mounting hardware designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. This device consists of an adjustable clamp base with an expandable gooseneck-style flexible arm attached to a large alligator clip. This unit can be clamped to the Convert-Able Table (see separate entry), a wheelchair tray, or other flat surface to hold books, toys, photographs, switches, and other items. Using two clips enables larger, heavier items

Big Bird (Model 4021)

Big Bird, model 4021, is a stuffed animal designed for use by children with disabilities. It says "Peek-A-Boo" when the child covers or uncovers its eyes, "Pat-A-Cake" when the child claps its hands together, and "This Little Piggy" when its toes are pressed. It also giggles when its tummy is pressed.

Big Bright Plate Switch

The Big Bright Plate Switch is a touch switch designed to activate toys and appliances for individuals with upper extremity disabilities. This switch features a bright plate on a dark base to assist users with visual disabilities. The switch activates with medium pressure on the plate and the sensitivity can be adjusted using the screws on the face plate. The switch can be used with any switch-adapted toy or appliance with a 1/8th-inch jack. DIMENSIONS: 5 x 11 inches. COLOR: Bright yellow plate

Big Buddy Button (Models 56500, 56520, 56540, 56200, 56100, & 56600)

Big Buddy Buttons are touch switches designed to enable individuals with severe physical, motor control, or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury to control switch-adapted devices. Devices connected to the switches can be activated by pressing anywhere on the large top surface. Activation can be accomplished by exerting 5.3 ounces of force on the switch edges or 10.7 ounces of force at the center. A non-slip rubber base is included with each button. COLOR: Raving red (model 56100),

Big Foot

Big Foot is a perception game designed for use by children with balance, neurological, or mobility disabilities. The game helps to iomprove balalnce, coordination, dexterity, and perceptual skills, as well as size discrimination and color recognition abilities. The set includes eight four-piece feet and playing cards.

Big Hug Deep Pressure Positioning Aid

The Big Hug Deep Pressure Positioning Aid is a deep touch pressure device for sensory integration designed for use by children with sensory integration, emotional, or neurological disabilities or autism who benefit from deep pressure stimulus. The child lays down on the pad, which has five adjustable body wraps with hook and loop straps that can provide a range of wrap-around pressure to five separate areas of the body. This product includes an adjustable waist belt and cushioned shoulder straps

Big Kid Teepee (Model T-291)

The Big Kid Teepee, model T-291) is an accessible playhouse designed for use by children who use wheelchairs. The teepee-style tent is made of fade-resistant, fire-retardant, water-repellent ripstop nylon with pole pockets that enable the tent to be collapsed for storage without removing the poles. The poles are made of splinter-proof PVC plastic pipe and feature soft vinyl protective end caps. The set includes a permanent care and usage label, a full-color hang tag with instructions, and a sto

Big Red Switch

The Big Red Switch is a touch switch designed to enable individuals with upper extremity disabilities to control switch-adapted devices, appliances, or toys. Made of shatterproof plastic this switch has a large, bright target for easy access and activation. The entire target surface is responsive, and the switch pad is sensitive to less than three ounces of pressure. This switch provides audible feedback on activation.

Big Talk Triple Play (Model 4202)

The Big Talk Triple Play, model 4202, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by children and adults with communication disabilities. This device offers single, sequential, and random message capabilities. Pushing the round plate activates pre-recorded messages that can be played back in single, sequential, or random order. Sequential capability is great for storytelling. Random capability is useful for playing games that use dice, spinners, cards and more. Each selection has four le

Big Time Learning Clock & Student Clock

The Big Time Learning Clock is a teaching clock designed for use with children with cognitive disabilities. This large plastic clock features hidden gears to maintain correct hour and minute relationships. The clock features large, easy-to-read hour and minute markings and a removable stand. An activity guide is included. The Student Clock is a smaller version of the Big Time Learning Clock. DIMENSIONS: The Big Time Learning Clock is 13.25 inches high and the student clock is five inches in di

Big-Little Pegboard Set

The Big-Little Pegboard Set is a pegboard designed for use by children with fine motor and neurological disabilities. The set includes a durable foam rubber board and 25 easy-to-grasp hardwood pegs. DIMENSIONS: The pegs are 2.25 inches tall x .75 inches in diameter. COLOR: Assorted.

Big:calc

Big:Calc is a voice output, large print calculator designed for use by persons with low vision or cognitive or physical disabilities. It features large number keys, high-quality speech and built-in scanning. Triggered by either a mouse click or a switch, the unit can be used by itself or can help to assist the user with a database or spreadsheet program. It is also designed to allow the user to change the number and function key sizes and background settings in order to accommodate various users

Bigbib

The BigBIB is a bib designed to protect clothing from spills for individuals with arthritis or eating disabilities. The bib is made of sturdy cotton/poly terry with a vinyl waterproof backing to prevent spills from soaking through. The custom- designed shape features shoulder level, Velcro front closure. The neck size is adjustable to fit all individuals. The bib is easy to put on and remove even over bulky clothes. All bibs are machine washable and dryer safe. SIZES: Original and Junior. DIMENS

Biggy

Biggy is a cursor control interface designed to enlarge cursors on the computer screen for people with visual or cognitive disabilities. This program offers a variety of large cursor alternatives, some with animation, that are at least twice the size of the standard cursor. The program also offers replacements for the I-beam cursor and the wait cursor (the watch on Macintosh computers and the hourglass in Windows). Both versions also have an option that automatically "snaps" the cursor to the "O

Bigkeys Plus

BigKeys Plus is a modified computer keyboard designed for use by children and adults with manual dexterity disabilities or low vision to locate and hit the keys. This keyboard features a choice of large brightly colored keys with enlarged black labels or white keys with enlarged black labels. The colored keys are color-coded to coincide with the letters; for example, all vowels are in yellow, the "R" is in red, and the "G" is in green, etc. This accelerates recognition of letters and the child's

Bigmack Communicator

The BIGmack Communicator is a touch switch and direct selection communicator designed for use by people with visual, range of motion and communication disabilities. This single-message communicator offers 75 seconds of recording time. The communicator also has a toy/appliance feature which enables any message in the sequence, or as many messages as desired, to be paired with a reinforcer. To program, the user presses the record button and the top of the BIGmack while speaking into the built-in m

Bilateral Accessory (Model 1010)

The Bilateral Accessory, model 1010, is an overhead pulley exerciser designed to work on flexion/extension patterns, bilateral activity, gross motor planning and vestibular balance for persons with physical handicaps. It is meant to be used with the Southpaw Bolster Swing (see separate entry) for clients of all ages. It can also be adapted to most other Southpaw suspended equipment. The Bilateral Accessory comes with a rope, pulley, two adjustable handles and a special snap. GUARANTEE: One full

Biocar Rolo

The Biocar Rolo is a crawler for children 33 to 41 inches long. The child lies in a prone position and propels it with the use of hands on floor. It is designed to promote crawling and playing at floor level, and can be adapated to individual body dimensions and posture of the child, and fixation of the pelvis and feet. DIMENSIONS: Adjustable length 25 to 31 inches long. Width 16 inches. Adjustable height from floor 5 to 6 inches. WEIGHT: 10 pounds.

Birthday Party Cake Kit (Model 1202)

The Birthday Party Cake Kit, model 1202, is an educational toy designed for use with children with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. This kit features cake slices with candles numbered one through five for counting. As each cake piece is put in to place, a red light shines on the center candle. When all slices are in place, multi-colored lights blink and "Happy Birthday" (sung by children) plays. The kit includes a five-piece cake, five numbered candles, five plates, a play camera, thre

Black Magic

The Black Magic is a child bath seat designed for use with children with physical disabilities. This device features a mesh seat which can be lowered into the tub and raised to the top of the tub using a manual lever. The frame rests on the edges of the tub and can be mounted and removed from a standard tub without permanent fixtures. Positioning straps are standard. DIMENSIONS: The maximum user height is 27 inches. CAPACITY: 65 pounds.

Blick Egg Handled Brushes

The Blick Egg Handled Brushes are paint brushes with large handles designed for use by individuals with fine motor or grasping disabilities. These brushes have high-quality multi-diameter Golden Nylon hairs with the feel and appearance of sable. The hairs are set in an egg-shaped ergonomic handle. One side of the handle is flat to prevent rolling and to keep the brush head off of the table surface when not in use. When used with watercolor, oil paint, fluid acrylic or any other fluid medium, the

Blob Cd For Windows

Blob CD for Windows is a cause and effect training program designed use by children with learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities, or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This program teaches the use of a switch or touchscreen and is a first introduction to computers and switches that features bright, clear graphics, animation, and sound to help switch users to develop their switching and cognitive skills. It can be operated with one or two switches or with a joystick, fire b

Blob for Windows

Blob for Windows is an animated cause and effect software program design for use by children with cerebral palsy, limited physical mobility, cognitive impairments or developmental delays. The games contain colorful characters, 3D graphics and music. They encourage the development of switch skills and teach keyboard access. The software can be accessed with a touch monitor, mouse or keyboard.

Block-N-Step

The Block-N-Step is a pediatric therapy mat designed to provide pre-walking activities for children. With a velcro-locking system, the mat can also be converted into a square crawling tube. The mat itself consists of four squared blocks. DIMENSIONS: The square blocks are 24 inches wide and 4 inches thick. COLORS: The sqaure blocks are either yellow, red, blue or green.

Blocks In Motion

Blocks In Motion is a perceptual training program designed to offer an opportunity to create animated pictures from shapes and colors for persons with cognitive disabilities. This computer program can help to build a variety of skills: (1) creative thinking; (2) manipulation; (3) cause and effect; (4) problem solving; (5) spatial relations; and (6) analytical thinking. It is constructed with manipulative building blocks (circles, squares, triangles and many others) displayed at the top of the sc

Blood Buddy

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a child-friendly glucose meter for children with diabetes or other blood-sugar related conditions. For adults with diabetes, checking blood glucose levels up to 10 times a day can be bothersome, but for children the painful finger pricking can be especially difficult. The Blood Buddy is designed to make glucose testing a little easier for children. The testing device takes the form of a whimsical character that appears to "chomp" on the

Blow Switch.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Switch activated by blowing on an index card attached to a battery device, intended to help a child develop breath control and blowing skills. This switch is made with a metal bandaid box, 3/16 inch wood dowel, two large paper clips, 12 inches of 24 gauge stranded wire, four inches of 2 conductor 22 gauge stranded wire and two index cards. Provides instructions and diagrams on cutting slots and holes in the box, soldering wire to the paper clips, and a

Blow Toys Kit

The Blow Toys Kit is an oral motor planning activity kit designed for use with children with speech, breathing, and oral motor disabilities. This set includes a bear bubble toy, two silent blow toys, and one blow toy with sound to encourage prolonged blowing. Respiratory demands range from medium to difficult.

Blue Wave Bathing System (Models E451, E452 & E453)

The Blue Wave Bathing System, models E451, E452 and E453, is a child's bath seat designed for use with children with physical disabilities. This chair supports the child in a sitting or reclining position at a height convenient for bathing with no obstructions for the caregiver. The unit consists of a detachable, adjustable seat and a stand to raise the seat further above the tub floor. The seat features two types of upholstery a soft, sturdy polyester knit or the standard vinyl-covered polyeste

Blue Wave Toileting System (Models E806 & E808)

The Blue Wave Toileting System, models E806 and E808, is a height adjustable commode system designed for use by children and small adults with mobility disabilities. The system is available in small basic and complete models and large basic and complete systems. The basic systems include the seat, a deflector, armrests, a hip strap, and a mounting bar. The complete systems include the same items as the basic system, plus and a back rest with chest strap and head blocks, anterior support (tray),

Bluebird Ii

Bluebird II is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with communication, speech, or cognitive disabilities. This device has 10 communication overlays, each with 24 buttons in a 6 by 4 configuration. Messages are digitally recorded (up to six hours total) and stored on a 256 megabyte memory card. Recorded messages are played by pressing the corresponding button on the overlay or by using a connected switch for one or two switch auditory scanning. Four jacks are provided

Blues Clues Stacking Blue (Model 96756)

Blues Clues Stacking Blue is a wooden stacking puzzle with large pieces designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. Based on the character from the popular children's television program, this three-dimensional puzzle enables children to take Blue apart and put her back together by plugging pegs on the large pieces into the proper holes.

Board Bug Advanced Baby and Child Monitor

The Board Bug Advanced Baby and Child Monitor is designed for use by caregivers who may be hard of hearing. It consists of two lightweight portable units that can be worn by parent and child. It provides monitoring of a baby or child through the various stages of growth and is designed to alert parents if a baby is crying or a toddler has wandered off out of range.

Board For Securing Paper When Writing.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Prevents paper from moving while writing. Plywood board with two metal strips with an attached spring to serve as clips to hold the paper in position. A wooden guard is mounted horizontally to prevent the child's hand from striking the spring mechanism. Diagram included. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking, Assembly. AUTHOR: Bureau of Handicapped Children, Dir of Pupil Personnel Services TITLE: Teaching Aids for Children with Cerebral Palsy. REF: Book: State

Boardmaker Symbol Addendum Libraries (1998, 2000, 2002, & 2004 Editions)

Boardmaker Addendum Libraries are a symbolic language picture creation programs designed for use with Boardmaker (see separate entry). These libraries were created in response to Boardmaker users' requests The 1998 Edition ncludes symbols for each of the 50 states, history symbols, animals, foods, entertainment, people, descriptive words, and more. The 2000 Library contains more than 1,300 symbols, including public signs, country symbols, and country flags. The 2002 Library has more than 1,200

Boat And Car.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Simple table top toys for a child to drive or sail on a table top. Intended to encourage fine manual dexterity and rational play. Can be used in counting and matching games. Instructions for making simple toys using offcuts of 1 by 2 inch wood stock, wooden clothes pegs, lollipop sticks and scraps of felt. The clothes pegs are cut down to make people who can ride in the boat or car. Briefly discusses use of the toys. Includes drawings and photographs.

Body Buddy

-DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY ----- PURPOSE: To aid children and adults with blindness and low vision in learning to use a long white cane safely and correctly. One of the most important things to learn is to keep the cane in front of the body, a difficult skill to master because the natural tendency is for the dominant arm to drop to the side of the body, causing an awkward swing with reduced protection from obstacles. The article describes a soft pillow that is carried by prssing it between the body

Body Keyboarding

Body Keyboarding is an educational game designed to teach the computer keyboard layout to children cognitive or physical disabilities. It also helps students develop skills in hopping, jumping, spatial awareness, form constancy, auditory and visual memory, directionality, laterality, and discrimination. Players engage in a variety of gross-motor activities using a large color-coded floor mat and four sets of activity cards. All activities can be modified to meet a wide range of ability levels an

Body Part Cards

Body Part Cards are photo cards designed for use with children with cognitive and communication disabilities. This set of 32 cards can be used for reading skill development, to learn body part identification, or for communication and provides clear full-color photographs of children pointing to a body part such as an ear, the chin, the chest, etc.. DIMENSIONS: 4.5 x 5 inches.

Body Pillow

The Body Pillow is a vibrotactile amplification system designed for use with children or adults with cognitive, neurological, or emotional disabilities. Used for positioning, calming, or stimulating, this large, beanbag-style pillow is made of soft-filled heavy-duty vinyl and accommodates one or two children or adults. A built-in patented vibroacoustic speaker system provides tactile stimulation, enabling users to feel music as well as hear it for a full-body experience of sound and vibration. T

Body Roll Massager

The Body Roll Massager is designed for use with children with sensory and neurological disabilities. This soft plastic roll is covered in more than 300 rounded "needles" to provide concentrated area coverage. This device can be used to assist children to map a correct body image, to find their bodies in space, or to help reduce tactile defensiveness. DIMENSIONS (DxL): 2.5 x 5.25 inches.

Body Support Wedge (Model 9Ffbw)

The Body Support Wedge, model 9FFBW, is a positioning wedge designed for use with children with severe physical or neurological disabilities. This covered foam wedge provides full body support at 15 degrees. DIMENSIONS (HxWxL): 12.5 x 36 x 42 inches.

Bolly Balls

Bolly Balls are finger and eye hand coordination exercisers designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, fine motor, or neurological disabilities. These suction balls stick to each other, a tabletop, a large peanut, or a therapy ball using a pinching motion to create figures, designs, and patterns. The set includes plain balls, balls with faces, and suction bases for additional stability. The activity develops eye-hand coordination and increased hand strength and proprioceptive feedback

Bolster Chairs (Models B3, B3C, B3Ccs, B4, B4C, & B4Ccs)

Bolster Chairs, models B3 through B4CCS, are adjustable chairs with attached desks for children with neurological or severe physical disabilities up to 48 inches tall. The B3 Series is intended for children two to six years of age up to 42 inches tall. The B4 Series is designed for children five to eleven years old up to 48 inches tall. FEATURES: Models B3CCS and B4CCS have casters, an anterior support, and adjustable lateral supports. Models B3C and B4C have 4-inch swivel locking casters. Stand

Boo-Boo Pac

The boo-boo PAC is a reusable cold pack designed for pediatric use. These packs are shaped like a teddy bear and have a teddy bear's face printed on them. The cold packs have a flexible vinyl covering and are filled with non-toxic silica gel that delivers up to 30 minutes of soothing relief of acute pain, swelling, and fever. The packs conform to any body contour. DIMESIONS: 5 inches in height. COLOR: Blue and fluorescent green

Book Talker (Model 1506)

The Book Talker, model 1506, is a switch operated direct selection communicator designed for use by children with communication disabilities. This device features a 16- position flat switch array that can be placed inside the back of a book, allowing the user to record readings. The user can place a marking sticker on any page over one of the segments on the switch, push the marker and the recording begins. The device features seven different levels and can play from one to sixteen messages. The

Books From The Braille Institute Press

Books from the Braille Institute Press are braille books designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. A wide range of titles are available for both children and adults, including titles for preschool children through young adult readers, textbooks for kindergarten through grade 12, books for college preparation, beginner braille books for adults, and recreational reading for adults. Over 1,100 children's titles are available, including both popular and classic fiction, biogr

Books On Cd-Rom

Books on CD-ROM are digital book libraries designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. Each CD-ROM library contains hundreds of titles in unencrypted electronic text format. Most titles date from before 1920 and are out of copyright. The books are readable with a wide variety of voice output and large print devices and software, so readers can control type size, font, and other characteristics of presentation to suit their needs and tastes. The plain text books on these CD-

Bookworm

The AbleNet Bookworm Literacy Tool is a voice output reading machine designed for use by children with cognitive, severe physical, or vision disabilities. To use the unit, which works with most books and worksheets, the reading material is clipped to the BookWorm unit and the book is adapted with the included stickers and page detectors. Each page is recorded on the included memory module. Reading is activated by pressing the activation area or using the attached single switch (switch not includ

Boomerang Helmet

The Boomerang Helmet is a protective helmet designed to provide head protection for infants and toddlers with balance or mobility disabilities. The helmet features an extended coverage EPS foam liner with Tight-Fit Microshell, PinchGuard buckle, a foam visor, eight air vents and colorful graphics. SIZES: Fits head circumferences ranging from 18.5 inches to 19.75 inches when measured around the head 1 inch above the eyebrows. WEIGHT: 9 ounces. COLOR: Blue Trucks, Red Elephant Baseball, or Pink Ra

Boppa

The Boppa is a float swimming aid designed for use by children and adults with physical disabilities. Made of soft, puncture-proof Airex, this horeshoe-shaped flotation aid fits around the neck and extends below the waist in front. Two straps buckle just below the chest and at the waist to secure the device. SIZES: Infant (ages 0-2), child, adult, and extra-large adult. COLOR: The infant girl's model is neon pink. The infant boy's model, the kid's model, and the adult models are yellow.

Boppy

Boppy is a body positioner designed to provide support for infants in a prone or suppine position and to provide support while sitting for young children.The C-shaped padded, cushion style support features an opening to cradle an infant or to fit around a child's hips. Two of these cushions may be stacked for support while sitting. OPTIONS: Cotton slipcover. COLOR: The pillow is white. The slipcover is available in blue with bees or pistachio dots.

Boppy Bibs

Boppy Bibs are designed for children with upper extremity and eating disabilities. These absorbent cotton bibs provide extra wide coverage and feature Velcro closure at the neck. COLOR: Assorted bright patterns.

Bottoms Up Pelvic Spinal Posture Seat

Contoured seat to relieve back, hip, leg pain and sitting fatigue, prevent slumping, slouching and pressure on the trochanters. Can be used in cars, wheelchairs, hi-chair, home and office furniture. Widths 16, 18, 20 and 22 inches. Infant and junior models available.

Box Bed

The Box Bed is designed for children and adults with respiratory or other illnesses that may require a positional tilt during rest.  The compact size and efficient raising and lowering system make it suitable for use within a home, hospital or nursing environment.  The electric raising and lowering system ensures less strain on the parent or caregiver. The bed may be fixed at any desired height.

Boys Restroom Ada Sign & Girls Restroom Ada Sign

The Girls Restroom ADA Sign and Boys Restroom ADA Sign are braille signs designed for use by individuals who are blind or who have low vision. Each sign is made of high impact styrene with a non-glare surface, and can be used outdoors or indoors. Each sign features a pictogram of a boy or a girl with the word "BOYS" or "GIRLS" in sans serif lettering and Braille. Each sign comes with double-faced adhesive tape on back for mounting. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 9 x 6 inches. Signs are 1/8 inch thick with 0.

Boys' Seamless Boxer Briefs

SmartKnitKIDS SeamlessUNDIES™ are perfect for kids with sensory processing disorder or sensitive skin. The patent-pending form-fitting design of SmartKnitKIDS SeamlessUNDIES™ ensures that they fit without wrinkling or bunching. It is made out of Polyester/Lycra. The top and leg openings of SmartKnitKIDS SeamlesUNDIES™ are also elastic band-free, which helps prevent indentations on the legs and waist.

Bpi Rehab Support System (Models Gbp105, Gbp205, Gbp305 & Gbp405)

The BPI (Brachial Plexus Injury) Rehab Support System is a hemiplegic shoulder subluxation support and kyphosis orthosis designed for use by children and adults of short stature who have postural, scapular, shoulder, elbow, and forearm misalignments due to neonatal brachial plexus injury or other conditions. This support system is a tanktop-style garment that extends over the torso, and it has a pelvic anchor to prevent it from riding up. One or more postural alignment straps that attach with V

Braille Books From The Braille Superstore

Braille Books from the Braille Superstore are braille books designed for use by children or adults who are blind or have low vision. Over 500 books for children are available, including books by Dr. Seuss, Margaret Wise Brown, Eric Carle, and Robert Munsch; books about Madeline, Curious George, the Berenstain Bears, Clifford the Big Red Dog, Franklin the Turtle, Mr. Gumpy, and the tiny town of Chewandswallow; Mother Goose nursery rhymes; and classic fairy tales. Books for older children include

Braille & Tactile Overlays For Intellikeys (Model H-38)

Braille & Tactile Overlays for Intellikeys, model H-38, are braille keytop overlays designed to enable children who are blind to access Intellikeys (not included; see entry). The set includes two sets of the six standard Intellikeys overlays in tactile format, with one set in Grade One Braille and one set in raised large print. Each overlay is bar coded for communication with Intellikeys, so no additional sending software is required.

Braille Basics Series For Teens And Adults

The Braille Basics Series for Teens and Adults is a braille training program designed for use by adults and students age fourteen and over who are blind or have low vision. Sold as a set or individually, the series consists of two courseware packages designed to be used with the SAL Speech Assisted Learning System (see separate entry). The two packages are Braille Basics 1 For Teens and Adults: Introduction to Braille, and Braille Basics 2 for Teens and Adults: Learning the Braille Alphabet. Bot

Braille Books From The Louis Braille Center

Braille Books from the Louis Braille Center are braille books designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. Titles include biographies of Louis Braille, resources for learning braille, the writings of Helen Keller, books of wisdom and inspiration, poetry, books of quotations, and books for children and teens. Books for children and teens include fables, fairy tales, and legends; Christmas books; poetry, riddles, and jokes; fiction by A.A. Milne, Beatrix Potter, Laura Numeroff

Braille Contraction Sheets (Models 5-35960-00 & 7-35960-00)

Braille Contraction Sheets are pamphlets designed for use in teaching braille to individuals who are blind or have low vision. These pamphlets contain many of the common Grade 2 braille units, including contractions, word signs, short-form words, punctuation, and composition signs. OPTIONS: Available in braille (5-35960-00) or print (7-35960-00).

Braille Is Beautiful Curriculum Set

The Braille is Beautiful Curriculum Set is designed to promote braille literacy and awareness of Braille among students who are blind or have low vision as well as others in the 4th through 6th grades. It suggests a variety of learning formats including full group discussion, small work groups, fact sheets, quizzes, interactive games, and applied projects. This curriculum set includes a course discussion guide, a service learning guidebook, six slates and styluses, 30 Braille workbooks, six deck

Braille Is Beautiful Video Set

The Braille is Beautiful Video Set is a braille instruction kit designed to promote braille literacy and general awareness of Braille among students who are blind or have low vision, as well as others in the 4th through 6th grades, and their teachers and parents. This instructional set includes two videos about Braille, "Jake and the Secret Code" and "That the Blind May Read." It also includes a course instruction guide, a Braille slate and stylus for Braille writing demonstrations, and a Braill

Braille Literacy Curriculum

The Braille Literacy Curriculum, by Diane P. Wormsley, is a manual for teaching braille to students who are blind or have low vision. This manual supports the goals of the National Agenda for the Education of Children and Youths with Visual Impairments, Including Those with Multiple Disabilities. It emphasizes outcomes, presents strategies for incorporating braille into the total curriculum, and provides resources, references, and tips and techniques for making braille come alive for the student

Braille Literacy: A Functional Approach

Braille Literacy: A Functional Approach, by Diane P. Wormsley with contributions by Frances Mary D'Andrea, is a manual for teaching braille designed for use by teachers of individuals who are blind or have low vision and cognitive disabilities. The book is a practical resource for teachers of students challenged by learning braille through traditional methods because of additional physical or cognitive disabilities, the inability to speak English well, or difficulty in making the transition from

Braille Series

The Braille Series is a Braille reading tutorial program designed for teaching braille to students who are blind or have low vision. The set includes a set of three textbooks, with Book 1 covering Grade 1 braille, Book 2 covering Grade 2 braille, and Book 3 covering advanced Grade 2 braille. OPTIONS: Each volume is available in a Braille version and a print version for sighted teachers or parents.

Braille Trail: An Activity Book

The Braille Trail: An Activity Book, by Frances Mary D'Andrea and Anna M. Swenson, is a manual for teaching braille designed for use by teachers of children who are blind or have low vision. The book provides an introduction to braille with games, graphics, activities, and information on braille, assistive technology used by people who are blind or visually impaired and are by readers of braille, and the biographies of Helen Keller and Louis Braille. The book is based on the Braille Bug, which i

Braille World Atlas (Model 5-06000-00)

The Braille World Atlas, model 5-06000-00, is a braille and tactile atlas designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This one-volume atlas has 37 maps with descriptions, including maps of the solar system, the seasons, continents, oceans, countries, and the regions and states of the United States.

Brain Quest Braille / Large Type Edition (Models 6-17000-00, 6-17001-00 6-17002-00 & 6-17003-00,

Brain Quest Braille/Large Type Edition is a braille and large print educational game designed for use by children who are blind or have low vision. Four braille/large print editions of this quiz game are available, with 1,000 questions in the areas of Science (model 6-17000-00), American History (model 6-17001-00), English (model 6-17002-00), and Geography (model 6-17003-00). Each model includes a deck of cards with questions and answers, and a score card set consisting of two reusable, brightly

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

Braun Thermoscan Ear Thermometer (Model 4520)

The Braun ThermoScan Ear Thermometer, model IRT 4520, is a tympanic thermometer designed for home use. This digital thermometer measures body temperature within seconds. When measurement is complete, a light goes on and the thermometer beeps. Results are shown on a liquid crystal display (LCD). Temperatures can be measured in a range of 34 to 42.2 degrees Centigrade or 93.2 to 108.0 degrees Fahrenheit. Other features include a soft, flexible tip; auto turn-off after one minute; and an 8-temperat

Bric-a-Brac: Basic Skills

The Bric-a-Brac is a computer software program of basic skills designed for children 2-5 years of age with developmental delays, cerebral palsy, cognitive and learning disabilities.  This single CD, Basic Skills compilation, includes four titles - Matching, Sorting, Thinking and Identifying.   This program is switch accessible and comes equipped with a teacher’s section.

Bric-a-Brac: Identifying

Bric-a-Brac: Identifying is a computer software program of basic skills designed for children 2-5 years of age with developmental delays, cerebral palsy, cognitive and learning disabilities.  This program is designed to improving the user’s visual perceptual skills while finding clothes of a certain color and animals with spots, stripes and shells.  Players can guess what is hiding behind the frosted window and look for images based on numbers and initial letters.  This title is switch and touch

Bric-a-Brac: Matching

Bric-a-Brac: Matching is a computer software program of basic skills designed for children 2-5 years of age with developmental delays, cerebral palsy, cognitive and learning disabilities.  This single CD, Basic Skills compilation, includes four titles - Matching, Sorting, Thinking and Identifying.   This program is switch accessible and comes equipped with a teacher’s section. The user can practice matching two halves of an image, matching an object with its shadow, matching pairs, matching lett

Bric-a-Brac: Sorting

Bric-a-Brac: Sorting is a computer software program of basic skills designed for children 2-5 years of age with developmental delays, cerebral palsy, cognitive and learning disabilities. This program is designed to strengthen the users thinking and logic skills.  The player must sort images into groups and with themes covering food, indoors & outdoors, animals, shapes, numbers and colors. This title is switch and touch-screen compatible.  

Bric-a-Brac: Thinking

Bric-a-Brac: Thinking is a computer software program of basic skills designed for children 2-5 years of age with developmental delays, cerebral palsy, cognitive and learning disabilities. This program is designed to strengthen critical thinking skills.  Players have to think carefully to find images that are the opposite to each other, find images that go together, find objects for a task and think about images related to color and time.  This title is switch and touch-screen compatible.  

Brigance Diagnostic Comprehensive Inventory Of Basic Skills - Student Braille Edition (Model 5-00000-00)

The Brigance Diagnostic Comprehensive Inventory of Basic Skills - Student Braille Edition, model 5-00000-00, is a braille assessment evaluation test designed for use by children who are blind or have low vision. This is a braille version of the Brigance Diagnostic Comprehensive Inventory of Basic Skills (Green), Revised 1999, a criterion-referenced inventory designed to assess the strengths and weaknesses of children from pre-kindergarten through grade nine in selected skills areas. The skill ar

Brigance Diagnostic Inventory Of Early Development - Aph Tactile Supplement (Model 5-17681-00)

The Brigance Diagnostic Inventory of Early Development - APH Tactile Supplement, model 5-17681-00, is a set of braille and tactile test materials designed to make the Brigance Diagnostic Inventory (Yellow), Revised 1991, an assessment evaluation test, accessible to children who are blind or have low vision. The Brigance Diagnostic Inventory (Yellow), Revised 1991, is a criterion-referenced, self-directed inventory designed to assess the level of mastery of selected skills in children from birt

Brigance Inventory Of Early Development–Ii (Ied–Ii)

The Brigance Inventory of Early Development–II (IED–II) is an early childhood assessment designed for use by children with developmental delays. The inventory serves as both a diagnostic instrument and a criterion-referenced classroom assessment. Features include normed and standardized options for key skill areas; social-emotional assessments; and functional skills sequences for assessing incremental gains. The inventory can be used to identify developmental age, pinpoint learning problems, mon

Bright Box

The Bright Box is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury and low vision. This switch has a large-display visual cue that is activated when the user presses the top surface of the switch. The switch can be used to activate communication devices, mouse interfaces, or switch-adapted toys with standard 1/8-inch jacks. The visual display can be used as a visual cue to aid in locating the device for persons with low vis

Bright Field Magnifiers (Models 1420 To 1422, 1425, 1435, 1436)

Bright Field magnifiers, models 1420, 1421, 1422, 1425, 1435 and 1436, are magnifiers designed to look like a paper weight for individuals who have low vision. They provide distortion free magnification and have calculated light guidance that directs all possible illumination onto the object. This provides a brighter field of view without an additional light source. The lenses for all models are made of optical quality glass and provide 2x magnification. The rims are matte edge except model 1421

Bright Red Switch, The (Model 262)

The Bright Red Switch, model 262, is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. Pressing gently on the surface of the switch rewards the user with lights and vibration. Plugging the switch into a switch-adapted toy or appliance causes the device to be activated when the switch surface is pressed.

Bright Sights: Learning To See Kit (Model 1-08130-00)

Bright Sights: Learning to See Kit, model 1-08130-00, is a visual stimulation and visual training activity designed for use by children with low vision. It contains fluorescent materials designed to stimulate residual vision and develop visual efficiency in young visually handicapped and multihandicapped children. The materials are graded in 2 levels: Sensory Level is a set of fluorescent materials designed to stimulate a child's initial visual interest and to help them develop visual discrimina

Brilliant Lights Ball (Model 2047)

The Brilliant Lights Ball, model 2047, is a sensory integration activity designed for children with physical, cognitive, neurological, and visual disabilities. This light and sound effects ball features a single button, a single lever, and a plastic body that can be moved around like a roly-poly. If children turn the lever, lights rotate in a circular pattern. If they push the button, fun laughter and more light effects entertain them. Four different activities and two different sound and light

Brilliant Lights Busy Board (Model 2048)

The Brilliant Lights Busy Board, model 2048, is a sensory integration activity designed for children with physical, cognitive, neurological, and visual disabilities. This activity board features a plastic base in the shape of a cross with two horizontal levers and one vertical lever. Each lever, similar in appearance to a small gum ball, can be pushed up or down to operate and control twelve different combinations of lights and sounds. When a child activates one or more of them at any given time

Brilliant Lights Phone (Model 2046)

The Brilliant Lights Phone, model 2046, is an educational toy designed for use by babies with cognitive, neurological, or fine motor disabilities. This telephone encourages telephone role play. A baby simply presses a button, speaks, and the phone plays back the baby's voice. Babies can also activate four different sounds randomly with the push of a button. Features include a large plastic handset,"record" and "answer" buttons, and ringing sounds. POWER: Uses three triple-A batteries (not inclu

Brix

Brix is a manual child's wheelchair and stroller designed for use by children with lower extremity disabilities, mobility disabilities, and spinal cord injury. FRAME: The frame includes a support roll for safety and an adjustable bow handle that can be used to push the stroller. WHEELS: Comes with a front wheel fork and transparent wheel protector. The hubcab features colorful embossed animals and dolphins.

Bronco Walker

The Bronco Walker is a child walker designed for outdoor use. This walker features a wide, stable base with four widely-spaced smooth-running wheels with large outdoor tires. Each wheel has brakes and directional stabilizers for safety. Other features include a removable back support, padded lateral supports, a handrest bar, padded armrests and handles, padded lateral supports, and an attendant handle. The unit disassembles for transport and storage. SIZES: Size 0 for children ages 0 to 3, size

Brookfield

The Brookfield is designed for children 2 years and older who require moderate levels of postural support when seated. It can be used in daycare, school and home environments. The Brookfield has a molded back, which promotes central alignment and gives additional support while the child is seated. Its seat height and depth can also be adjusted. As an additional feature, the back can be adjusted in height. The Brookfield comes complete with a molded back, contoured seat, pelvic strap and heigh

Brush And Touch Stimulation Set

The Brush And Touch Stimulation Set is a tactile discrimination training kit designed for use by individuals with cognitive, vision, or neurological disabilities. Designed to offer a range of tactile experiences, the set includes a soft massage mitt, barbershop shaving brush, two big-tooth foam combs, a long-nub massage brush, a curved-handle brush, a genuine Florida sponge, a lava stone and two loofa pads.

Bubble Bear

The Bubble Bear is a respiratory training activity designed for use with children with breathing, speech, or oral motor disabilities. Squeezing the belly of this plastic bear causes a plastic bubble wand to pop out of the bear's hat to create cascades of bubbles, encouraging breathing control and oral motor activities.

Bubble Blowers (Models 4535, 4537, & 4539)

The Bubble Blowers, model 4535, 4539 and 4537, are switch-activated toys designed for use by children with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. Activate an attached capability switch (not included) and thousands of bubbles are blown by familiar characters. Model 4535 is Dora the Explorer and her friend Diego and model 4539 is sponge Bob. Model 4537 (shown)is Ni Hao and Kai Lan. Included are a special character bubble wand and four ounces of bubble solution. Thes

Bubble Busy Box (Model 2200)

The Bubble Busy Box, model 2200, is a sensory busy box designed to provide stimulation and recreation for children with physical, cognitive, neurological, or visual disabilities. The Bubble Busy Box is a large dome-shaped busy box offering music, a vibrator, and lights at the slightest push of the buttons or tug on the ball pull switch. This toy aids in developing eye-hand coordination, fine motor skills and gross arm movements. POWER: Uses 2 C batteries. DIMENSIONS: 10.5 x 5.5 inches. WEIGHT: 1

Bubble Horn

The Bubble Horn is a respiratory training activity designed for use with children with breathing, speech, or oral motor disabilities. This large, colorful, horn-shaped toy is equipped with multiple bubble wands, encouraging breathing control and oral motor activities. A dipping tray and 2 ounces of bubbles are included.

Bubble Tube Cuddle Cushion

Bubble Tube Cuddle Cushion is a wrap-around cushion that offers up-close relaxation for children with autism, emotional disabilities and sensory processing disorders. It is a large beanbag cushion that wraps around Bubble Tubes for up-close appreciation of vibrations, colored bubbles and sounds. The Bubble Tube Cuddle Cushion is upholstered in tough, washable white vinyl upholstery. Bubble tube not included.

Bubbles

Bubbles is a combination touch switch and motion detection switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. This dome-shaped switch can be used to operate any switch-adapted device and features adjustable sensitivity. The switch can be set to act as a touch-sensitive switch, activated by a light touch on the top or sides, or it can be set so that simply bringing the hand near the switch is sufficient for activation. DIMENSIONS: Three inches across.

Buckle Puzzle

The Buckle Puzzle is adressing activity designed for use by individuals with fine motor, grasping, or upper extremity disabilities. This dressing-fastener tool is intended to help children ages four and up and adults develop the ability to manipulate a variety of clothing fasteners while building finger strength and motor planning skills. The puzzle features six assorted buckle fasteners joined together by brightly colored pieces of nylon webbing.

Buddy Bike Sport (Model Bb104-Al-27)

The Buddy Bike Sport, model BB104-AL-27, is a tandem bicycle designed for use by able adults and children with cognitive or physical disabilities. The bicycle allows the rear rider to control the steering. A child, who may not be able to ride the bicycle safely on his or her own or who does not have the strength to pedal alone, rides on the front seat. This tandem bicycle features an aluminum sport frame, 27 speeds, dual handlebars on the same stem, a suspension fork with 60 millimeters (mm) tra

Buddy Button Switches

Buddy Buttons are touch switches designed designed to provide computer accessibility or to activate toys and appliances for children who have physical and/or visual disabilities. These single switches are activated by pressing anywhere on the top surface: the force to activate around the edges, 3.5 ounces, almost half the force required in the center, 7.5 ounces. Two threaded inserts on the bottom of the switch to allow for secure mounting on the TASH Mighty Mount (see separate entry) or other m

Buffalo Tilt Table

The Buffalo Tilt Table is designed for therapeutic use with children and adults with mobility disabilities. This table can be used for prone or supine standing, as a tilt table for therapy, or for postural drainage. This unit features a steel frame with vinyl powdercoat finish, a solid wood body support covered in vinyl, trunk and head extensions, lateral supports, a back support, pommel, knee and heel supports, a tray, and a motorized assist, and casters for mobility.

Build 1

Build 1 is a control switch training program designed for use with children with physical and cognitive disabilities. Accessible with a mouse or IntelliKeys (see separate entry), the program teaches the use of a single switch while introducing the concept of sequencing. The program presents familiar scenes missing key elements; the click of the switch adds a new element. When the task is successfully completed, the user is rewarded with an animated sequence. The program offers multiple settings

Build It

Build It is a cause and effect training program designed for use by children with cognitive and visual disabilities. The program can be accessed using a mouse, a switch, or a keyboard and comes with a library of pictures to build. Each switch press, mouse click, or keystroke adds more of the picture and is accompanied by a playful sound. The program is customizable by adding additional pictures and sounds. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers equipped with Windows.

Build N' Balance Set

The Build N' Balance Set is designed to help children work on improving their balance, motor planning and coordination skill development. It comes complete with 10 interchangeable components to create multiple obstacle courses. Users can create inclines, declines, high surfaces (up to 9.5") and low surfaces (as low as 4") for children to navigate. The set includes: Build N' Balance Yellow Tops, Build N' Balance Red Tops and a Build N' Balance Blue Planks. DIMENSIONS: Build N' Balance Yellow Tops

Build-A-Sentence

Build-a-Sentence is a language tutorial program designed for use by children with developmental or learning disabilities, autism spectrum disorder, language disabilities, or hearing impairments, or adults with aphasia. This interactive program strengthens labelling of nouns, verbs, and objects and production of 2- and 3-part sentences. Features include graded levels of difficulty; use of high frequency everyday vocabulary; modification of vocabulary to suit user needs; practice nouns or pronouns

Buildability Software (Model Bu-07)

BuildAbility Software, model BU-07, is a lesson authoring progam designed for use by teachers of children with disabilities. With this authoring tool, teachers can create multimedia lessons and activities for reading, writing, math, and other curriculum topics, with drawings, pictures, text, video, and recorded sound. Files can be shared with other teachers and projects can be printed for off-computer use. Students can also use the software to create their own presentations. The program is touch

Building Blocks

The Building Blocks are large foam blocks designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. Made of dense foam-filled, brightly-colored, non-toxic material, the blocks are lightweight and easy to hold. The printed blocks are available in castle, supermarket, and gas station sets and each set includes a zippered vinyl storage bag. The blocks are machine washable and dryer safe. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): A full base block is 8 x 4 x 4 inches.

Bulb Shaped Grips

The Bulb Shaped Grips are pencil holders designed for use by individuals with fine motor and other upper extremity disabilities. These bulb-shaped soft plastic grips slip on to any standard size pen or pencil and have three sides for finger placement. This design provides comfortable finger positioning and prevents the writing utensil from rolling. COLOR: Blue.

Bumpity Blocks

Bumpity Blocks are weighted foam blocks designed for use by children with fine motor or neurological disabilities. An alternative to classic blocks, the extra weight and unique texture help provide increased motor control, and the non-standard shapes help avoid self-stimulatory behavior and encourage creativity in building. Set includes eight interlocking pieces. The blocks are Latex-free and surface washable. A booklet is included with easy, medium, and challenging play options.

Buscot Babevac Cot

Buscot Babevac Cot is designed for use in the hospital environment for easy and safe evacuation of premature and new born babies in the event of fire or emergency. The Buscot Babevac Cot will carry up to three babies, depending on size and condition. Secure storage for small oxygen cylinder on the underside of the cot to allow manual ventilation of baby if required. (Cylinder not included). Adjustable shoulder straps enable the cot to be carried by one or two carriers. Flexible strong constructi

Busy Bee Pediatric Postural Walker (Models 2413, 2423, & 2433)

The Busy Bee Pediatric Postural Walker is an adjustable child's walker designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, neurological, or walking disabilities. This lightweight walker encourages active postural control during standing and walking. Its torsional stiffness provides objective and and subjective stability. The walker is equipped with height-adjustable handles and solid rubber wheels for indoor and outdoor use. Noise-free external locks on the rear wheels prevent inadverta

Busy Gear (Model 952)

The Busy Box, model 952, is a sensory busy box designed to provide visual and auditory stimulation for children with sensory, cognitive, or physical disabilities. Connect a capability switch (required but not included) and the brightly colored gears play music and entertain with a light show. The gears are interchangeable, enabling users to create their own designs. POWER: Uses 3 double-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 12 x 12 inches.

Butterfly Collar (Model 675)

The Butterfly Collar, model 675, is a swimming aid designed for use by children and adults with spinal cord injury or neurological or physical disabilities who are unable to hold their heads up. This horseshoe-shaped aid fits around the neck to keep the user's head out of the water to facilitate water-based exercise. The collar is fabric-covered for comfort. SIZES: Children's or Youth/Adult. DIMENSIONS: The Youth/Adult size has a 5 x 6 inch neck opening, is 1.5 inch thick, and is 16 inches in ci

Butterfly Spinner (Model 403)

The Butterfly Spinner, model 403, is a switch-operated toy designed for use by children with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. This traditional toy is activated by pressing an attached capability switch (not included) to create a swirling blend of colors and music while butterflies and ladybugs spin around. POWER: Uses 4 AA batteries. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 8.25 x 8.25 x 11 inches. WEIGHT: 2 pounds.

Button Click Switch (Model 775)

The Button Click Switch, model 775, is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, fine motor, or neurological disabilities. This switch comnsists of a shallow square base with a large, round switch surface that activates with 40 grams of pressure. The unit is equipped with a quarter-inch plug. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 2.5 x 2.5 inches. COLOR: The base is blue and the button comes in a choice of blue, red, yellow, or white.

C Frame By Smirtwaite

The C Frame by Smirthwaite is a free standing suspension system for use with Smirtwaite’s sensory integration swing products for children with sensory integration disorders, physical and neurological disabilities. The Frame eliminates the need for permanent structural fixings, is easy to transport and assemble and is of modular construction. Made from tubular steel, it will support rigorous activity and can be fixed to the floor if required. The C Frame can be used with or without cushioned mat

C.l.a.s.s.

C.L.A.S.S. (Complete Language Approach to Social Skills) is a personal skills and safety awareness tutorial program designed for children who have cognitive or learning disabilities or autism. This program can be used to teach social skills and personal safety. The program's Ready-to-use Picture-Assisted Reading and Writing materials and activities provide repeated interactions with the concepts promoting internalization and generalization. This software has two separate units available for purc

C300 Corpus Junior

The C300 Corpus Junior is a powered wheelchair designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. FRAME (LxWxH): 34.5 x 24.25 x 39.15 inches. Minimum turning radius is 40 inches. The C300 Corpus Jr. has a ground clearance of 3 inches and independent suspension. The base frame is available in crystal blue, vintage wine, metallic green, purple ice and chili pepper red. Front anti-tippers are included. CONTROLS: Integrated programmable R

C400 Corpus Junior

The C400 Corpus Junior is a powered wheelchair designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. FRAME (LxWxH): 34 x 24 x 41.5 inches. Minimum turning radius is 45 inches. The C400 Corpus Jr. has a ground clearance of 2.8 inches and 4-wheel adjustable independent suspension. The base frame is available in crystal blue, vintage wine, extreme yellow, metallic green and black onyx. Back anti-tippers are included. CONTROLS: Integrated pr

C400 Vs Junior

The C400 VS Junior is a powered stand up wheelchair designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. The C400 VS Jr. has both motorized propulsion and motorized standing. The user can move from a seated to a standing position with power assistance, and can drive the unit and move about in either a seated or standing position. FRAME (LxW): 40.5 x 24 inches. Rigid frame with push handles and a power standing unit designed into the

CacaMax

CacaMax is designed for a switch adapted toy designed for use by children with motor and cognitive delays associated with cerebral palsy, stroke or Angelman’s syndrome. Players feed CacaMax a couple of the little yellow bones then, using the switch adapted dog lead remote, take him for a walk, make him sit and bark. Use the remote to make him poop the bones and laugh at CacaMax trumping. Players can use the dust pan and brush to clean up afterwards.

California Chariot

The California Chariot is a leg-propelled three wheel cycle designed for use by children ages six years of age and older with lower extremity disabilities. This cycle combines the movement of cycling with the propulsion of a skateboard, enabling use by children unable to perforn the rotational motion of pedaling. This cycle has a single front wheel, handle bars, and hand brakes similar to those found on a standard bicycle. Rather than sitting, the user stands with one foot on each of two skatebo

Call Buzzer

The Call Buzzer is a call signal designed to gain caregiver attention for individuals with disabilities who need to summon assistance. Depressing the plate on the top of the device causes a buzzer to sound. The device has a bright plate on a dark base for contrast to assist individuals with visual disabilities. POWER: Uses two double-A batteries. DIMENSIONS: 5 x 8 inches.

Cam Belt (Model Es-300)

The Cam Belt, model ES-300, is a child belt restraint designed to fit the Equipment Shop's Cornerseat and Raised Cornerseat (see separate entries), but can also be used on chairs, tricycles, prone standers, and scooters. The one-piece belt is made of nylon with an automobile-style nylon buckle. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 40 x 2 inches.

Cam Belt With Grommets (Model Es-350)

The Cam Belt with Grommets, model ES-350, is a child belt restraint for pelvic stability. The two-piece belt is made of automotive seatbelt nylon and has a nylon buckle. The belt attaches with grommets to various therapeutic equipment and seating aids. The nuts, bolts, and washers required for installation are included. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 40 x 2 inches.

Camharness (Model 1086)

The CamHarness, model 1086, is a school bus seat restraint designed for use by children with cerebral palsy or severe physical disabilities. This portalble harness-style restraint secures around a bus seat equipped with standard lap-belts (not included). The lap-belt threads through the loops on the harness to secure the passenger. Up to three passengers can fit on a single seat. A chest clip is included. CAPACITY: 30 to 80 pounds.

Canning Lid Switch With Light.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Light can be turned on with the light pressure of hand on the jar lid. Simple switch to teach cause and effect. Device is constructed from mayonnaise jar lid that is regular mason size, wide mouth canning jar ring, spring from inside a large curler, plastic pill bottle with snap lid, 3 pieces of plastic coated wire, sturdy box turned upside down, 9 volt light bulb with socket, 9 volt battery, and 9 volt snap battery holder. COMMENTS: Good for visually

Canopy Enclosed Bed

The Canopy Enclosed Bed is an enclosed bed designed for use by children with autism, behavior disorders or sleep disorders such as sleepwalking that cause wandering. The bed's stainless steel frame includes two folding bed rails and four poles at the corners that support an upper section on which a full canopy is mounted. The frame and bed rails are padded. The mesh panels unzip on all four sides for complete access to the child. Locking zippers can be positioned where needed for the use of IV l

Card Chart Kit (Model 1-03550-00)

The Card Chart Kit, model 1-03550-00, is a braille flash card holder designed for use by children who are blind or have low vision. This product is designed to hold the 3.5 x 2 inch braille and large print flash cards sold by the American Printing House for the Blind (APH), such as Expanded Dolch Word Cards, Grade 2 Braille Cards, and Math Drill Cards (see separate entries). The flash card holder is a chart board with holes for hanging and a corner cut for orientation. Up to five cards can be in

Cardboard Boxes For Use As Chairs.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Cardboard boxes used as a seat and play surface for a young child with poor balance. Describes ways a cardboard box can be used as a chair, playpen, and practice areas for standing and walking. Illustration shows a box big enough for the child to sit in with legs outstretched, and another smaller box on its side inside the first box to provide a play surface. AUTHOR: Finnie, N R TITLE: Handling the Young Cerebral Palsied Child at Home REF: New York: E

Care Chair Pediatric Shower Commode, Models 49212 And 49214

The Care Chair Pediatric Shower Commode (models 49212 and 49214) is a shower commode chair for children with a non-folding, stainless steel frame. Features include 5-inch casters with stainless steel ball bearings; multi-position reclining back with push handles; adjustable elevating legrests; adjustable head positioning wedge with Velcro closure; Velcro closure seat belt; removable arms; and a braking system that extends 4 rubber tipped legs to the floor (but does not lock casters). DIMENSIONS:

Care Steps

Soft slippers made of acrylic and stretch yarns, terry cloth construction. Non skid treads. Color coded for size identification. Also available in Care Steps II style which has a nonslip rubber sole. Sizes: Toddler (size 6 1/2 to 13), Children (size 9 to 13 and 1 to 2), Women (size 3 to 10) and Men (size 6 1/2 to 13). Care steps II available in: children's, men's and women's small, medium and large.

Cares Child Aviation Restraint

The CARES Child Aviation Restraint provides additional support for children with mild to moderate physical disabilities while travelling on an airplane. It can accommodate children from 22 to 75 pounds. The CARES can be used in any seat on the plane excluding the emergency exit rows. The CARES Child Aviation Restraint is a belt-and-buckle device that works with the seat belt on the airplane. The combination of the two provides the same level of safety as a car seat for your child. CARES comes c

Cargo Pants

The Cargo Pants are child's and adult's pants or slacks designed for wear by individuals who wear lower extremity orthotics. Made of 100 percent cotton, these pants feature an elastic waist, large inseams, and invisible zippers on the inside of each leg to accomodate orthotics. The adult sizes also have Velcro closure fly fronts. SIZES: Child's small, medium, large, and extra large, and adult's small, medium. large, and extra large. DIMENSIONS: The zippers extend 2 inches above the knee. COLOR:

Carnival Tube (Model 158)

The Carnival Tube, model 158, is a touch-activated toy designed for use by children with severe physical or cognitive disabilities. A simple swipe at the mounted tube activates lights, music, and vibration. Multi-colored beads and lights cascade through the tube. The unit can also be used as a switch. It has a toggle switch which allows any of the rewards to be turned on or off. POWER: Uses 4 AA batteries. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 14 x 6.75 x 4.5 inches. WEIGHT: 1.75 pounds.

Carolina Curriculum For Infants And Toddlers With Special Needs & Carolina Curriculum For Preschoolers With Special Needs

The Carolina Curriculum for Infants and Toddlers with Special Needs and Carolina Curriculum for Preschoolers with Special Needs are assessment and intervention programs designed for use with young children from birth to five years of age who have mild to severe disabilities. This criterion-referenced system seamlessly links assessment and intervention in two age-specific volumes. The system helps users in home-, school-or center-based environments evaluate a child’s progress in five developmenta

Carousel Communicator (Model 429)

The Carousel Communicator, model 429, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities. The unit spins to enable the user to locate the desired message. The device offers seven messages on one level and with 37 seconds of recording time per switch. Messages can be recorded and re-recorded at the touch of a button. POWER: Uses four AA batteries (not included). OPTIONS: A set of 35 icon holders (Model 428-I - $29.95) that attach to the unit with Ve

Carpeted Double Scooter (Model Ap 245)

The Carpeted Double Scooter, model AP 245, is a scooter board designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities. This scooter board is made of plywood covered with padded carpeting, and has eight ball bearing casters. The double board can be separated into two smaller scooters by releasing a lock hitch. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 32 x 12 inches (double scooter); separate scooters are 16 x 12 inches. The board is 5/8 inches thick. COLOR: Boards are available in asso

Carpeted Double Scooter Board (Model Bk8154)

The Carpeted Double Scooter Board, model 8154 is a scooter board designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities. Constructed of solid plywood padded and covered with plush carpet, this double scooter facilitates optimal movement, providing excellent sensory stimulation. It also aids in the development of head and trunk control and arm strength in non-ambulatory children. The scooter can be separated by releasing the Sure-Lock hitch into two 12 inch by 1

Carpeted Scooterboard (Model 31717)

The Carpeted Scooterboard, model 31717, is designed primarily for use with children to encourage extension, provide vestibular stimulation, and promote head and upper trunk control. The unit is padded and carpeted, has chamfered corners, and includes 4 ball casters. DIMENSIONS: 12 x 16 inches. The casters are 2 inches in diameter. WARRANTY: The manufacturer warrants this product against defects in workmanship and materials for 90 days from the date of purchase.

Carrie Activity Base (Model Pc 4641C)

The Carrie Activity Base, model PC 4641C, is designed to elevate and add mobility to the Carrie Seat for peer interaction and activities. The base is designed for use with the Elementary and Pre-School Carrie Seats (see separate entry). Rear wheels allow for moving the seat around the immediate area.

Carrie Potty Seat (Models Pc 2771P & Pc 2771J)

The Carrie Potty Seat is a child commode designed to be positioned over a toilet or used as a free-standing unit. The shape of the commode maintains the user's legs in slight flexion and abduction to encourage bowel and bladder functions. Lateral supports and a tray help provide trunk stability. A built-in anti-thrust seat maintains pelvic positioning. The seat is made of Tumble Forms' high-density foam and covered with a flexible coating, making the Potty Seat washable, seamless, impervious to

Carrie Rover Stroller (Models 4642, 4643. 4644, & 4645)

The Carrie Rover Stroller is a seating system on a wheeled base designed to provide freedom and mobility while maintaining therapeutic support for children and small adults with physical disabilities. The removable seat is made of Tumble Forms modular cushions which are covered in a seamless, washable material that is impervious to body fluids and non-toxic. The anti-thrust seat stabilizes the pelvis while the seat back articulates 20 degrees to accommodate abnormal trunk tone. The seat may be u

Cassette Recorder

The Cassette Recorder is an adapted tape recorder designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. This full-function Panasonic tape recorder/player is adapted for single-switch use (switch not included). This device can be used with or without a switch and includes a 1/8th-inch jack. POWER: Uses four C batteries (not included)

Castor Cart

Vacuum formed ABS plastic base with 8-inch wheel on each side and a caster in the back. Back support is molded into base, with front extension for leg support in long-sitting position. Removable tubular steel push handle fits into receptacle at back of cart. Adjustable head support, pommel, chest belt and pad, seat and back cushions can be added. Child propels cart by pushing wheels. Low to floor for independent transfers. Seat belt attached to base. One size, for children 9 months to 4 years. B

Catalyst Spark

The Catalyst Spark is a child's manual wheelchair designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. Elements of this wheelchair can be adjusted independently to accommodate the child's growth. FRAME (WxD): 10 to 16 x 12 to 18 inches, in 1-inch increments. The frame width is expandable up to 2 inches in 1-inch increments up to a maximum of 16 inches. Swing away front frame is standard; super low swing away frame is optional. Front fra

Caterpillar Tree.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Child threads " caterpillars" through holes in a tree as a means to develop manual dexterity. Describes toy made of plywood, 12 by 18 inches, cut into the shape of a tree and painted. Holes of various sizes are drilled through it. The caterpillars are made with pieces of dowel to fit through the holes, and drilled in one end so brightly colored shoelaces can be glued in. Includes drawings and photograph. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: McConkey,

Cause And Effect Amusement Park

Cause and Effect Amusement Park is a cause and effect training program designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to improve tracking ability of objects and increase the user's attention span. This program is made up of 16 activities with an amusement park theme: Ferris wheel, shoot the water in the clown's mouth, shooting gallery, knock over the cans with the baseball, popcorn machine, ray guns, dolphin show, bumper cars, car wash, motorcycle stunts, bowling, ri

Cause And Effect Cinema (Model 501)

Cause and Effect Cinema, model 501, is a simple cause and effect training program designed for use by individuals with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. Age appropriate for older as well as younger populations, this program is made up of 90 film clips covering 10 categories such as animals, musical instruments, vehicles, tools, sports, toys, appliances, etc. Each film clip lasts approximately three to seven seconds. When the switch is pressed the first time, the title of the clip is dis

Cause And Effect Factory

Cause and Effect Factory is a cause and effect training program designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities. Designed to improve tracking ability of objects and increase the user's attention span, it is made up of 12 segments with a factory and assembly line theme. This program is an age appropriate cause and effect program but can also be used with younger children for its sound and graphics. Pressing the switch will cause another part of the assembly line process to continue. A

Cause And Effect Sights And Sounds

Cause and Effect Sights and Sounds is a cause and effect training program designed to teach switch use for children with severe physical disabilities or cognitive disabilities. The program offers five musical themes (mellow, country, jazz, techno, and rock) with three colorful animated activities (flowers, fireworks, and lines and designs). Three separate switch modes teach momentary, timed, and latching switch activation. COMPATIBILITY:For use on IBM and compatible computers or Macintosh comput

Cause And Effect Training Program

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To assist children with cognitive or learning disabilities in learning cause and effect. Point to Pictures software by RJ Cooper & Associates (see entry) is customized by importing pictures and music specific to the student's interests. Parents were involved to help determine what the child's likes and dislikes are. MATERIALS: Point to Pictures and student-specific music and pictures. SKILLS REQUIRED: Computers. AUTHOR: Wise, L. TITLE: Assistive Technology I

Cd Dots

DO IT YOURSELF PURPOSE: To provide large braille dots for games, teaching activities, and bulletin boards. Use damaged, advertising, or obsolete CD disks for braille enhancement activities. Place disks on a sheet of black paper to enhance contrast and ask questions such as "How many letters can be made using only two dots?" or "How many letters can be made with four dots?" More advanced activities might include presenting a specific set of CD Dots and asking how many contractions can be made.

Cd Switch (Model 90)

The CD Switch, model 90, is a touch switch designed for use by teens with upper extremity disabilities. This age-appropriate switch has a blank CD-ROM on the surface that refracts light in a rainbow pattern. This low-profile switch requires 40 grams of pressure to activate.

Cd Walkman (Model 342)

The CD Walkman, model 342, is a portable adapted compact disc player designed for use by children and adults with severe physical, neurological, or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. Pushing a connected switch (not included) causes the CD to play; pushing the switch again turns the CD player off. This player is equipped with DBBS (dynamic base boost system), an AM/FM radio (the radio function is not switch-adapted) and a strong polycarbonate body. POWER: Uses two double-A batt

CellScope Oto (formerly known as Remotoscope)

CellScope Oto™ (formerly known as Remotoscope) is a smartphone otoscope system. A simple clip-on system converts a standard smartphone into a digital otoscope with data transmission that enables diagnosis by a remote physician. With high-quality imaging and the ubiquity of wireless communication, a smartphone otoscope presents a cost effective and medically sound solution.

Cerebra Special Needs Sledge

Cerebra Special Needs Sledge is designed for use by children in the snow when wheelchairs and buggies are not appropriate. The Cerebra special needs sledge offers a fully supportive seat on a traditional style sledge. It features a low center of gravity, a wide stance, and is be fitted with straps, armrests and a safety leash.

Cerebral Palsy Walker (Models 6533, 6532, & 6531)

Four legged wheeled base with 2 inch swivel casters on all legs. Rear legs also have skids to slow the movement. Forward handle bar and midline bar to prevent legs from crossing. Padded balance ring. Adult size (model 6533) height adjusts for persons 54 to 72 inches tall, base area 24 by 34 inches, balance ring height adjusts 34 to 50 inches, ring opening 12 by 15 inches. Junior size (model 6532) height adjusts for persons 48 to 58 inches tall, base area 21 by 34 inches, balance ring height adju

Chailley Cart

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a customized mobility cart for children with mobility disabilities such as spina bifida and hydrocephalus. This child is paralyzed from the waist down, and the only way she could move independently was to drag herself on her stomach across the ground. The Chailley Cart is designed as a mobility device for young children who cannot walk but have good upper body strength. The cart is made primarily of plywood. It has a winged back support and

Chair 4 Life

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a modular wheelchair that "grows" with the user allowing for independence over the lifespan. Through the United Kingdom's National Health Service, the Renfrew Group developed a new type of powered wheelchair with the Department of Health, as part of the Department's Innovation Health and Wealth program. Renfrew won a government contract to design a chair which maximizes the mobility and independence of children with disabilities as they

Chair And Ladder

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide practice in moving from sitting to standing. A plywood stool was mounted to a plywood base. In front of the stool, also on the base, is mounted a plywood ladder with hardwood rungs. The ladder is braced with barckets attached to the ladder and the base on the side away from the user. The user grasps the rungs of the ladder to pull himself to a standing position. DIMENSIONS: The ladder is 850 millimeters (mm) high. The rungs are 70 mm apart. TITLE: Happy Sea

Chair Balls (Models 1380, 1381 & 1382)

The Chair Ball, models 1380, 1381 and 1382, is a ball with feet designed to add a visual challenge when bounced and stability when used as a seat for individuals who are phyisically challenged. The prongs are convenient for clients who can not normally carry a ball and can be easily thrown with one hand so they are good for people with little motor contral or strength in their arms. The balls are made of heavy vinyl. DIMENSIONS: Available with the following diameters: 13, 21 and 25 inches. COLOR

Chair Raisers

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a child with multiple disabilities with access to an elevated cut-out table. The cruciform-shaped risers were made of 9-millimeter plywood and have vertical housings at each corner. The housings accommodate the full depth of the chair legs, but pine inserts were also made which can be dropped into the housing to further elevate the chair for taller children. DIMENSIONS: The vertical housings are 180 millimeters high. TITLE: Supporting Early Intervention. JO

Chair Which Provides Support

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable a child to play in a sandbox. A large plastic bucket in which pickles were delivered to a fast food restaurant was washed numerous times to remove the pickle odor and was then cut to form a seat with a high back and sides. The front half was cut away in the shape of a "W," with the front indentations supporting and positioning the child's legs. The cut edges were covered with rubber padding and the seat was fixed to a circular wooden base for stability. A fo

Chairries With Tray

The Chairries with Tray are positioning chairs designed for use by children with mobility and physical disabilities. Designed for play, feeding, and classroom activities, these stackable activity chairs are constructed of Baltic birch with rounded edges and corners. Features include a seat belt for secure seating and a detachable tray made of easy to clean vinyl. Six seat heights are available. DIMENSIONS (HxDxW): Size 1 is 5 x 7 x 11.75 inches. Size 2 is 7 x 7 x 11.75 inches. Size 3 is 9 x 7

Challenger Pediatric 1000

The Challenger Pediatric 1000 is a child's powered wheelchair designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. FRAME (HxLxW): 34 x 41 or 44.5 x 21.5 inches. Folding chrome-plated frame with anti-tipper. Folded dimensions (LxW) are 31 x 14 inches. CONTROLS: Integrated programmable controller. RWD: Rear wheel drive with a right angle gear motor. SEAT (LxW): 14 or 18 x 14 inches. The back height is 14.75 inches. Seat belt included. UPH

Challenger Pediatric 1200

The Challenger Pediatric 1200 is a powered wheelchair designed for use by children or small adults with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. FRAME (HxLxW): 34 to 36 x 36 or 37 x 21 inches. Folding powder-coated frame with anti-tipper, available in sunshine yellow or jade green. Folded dimensions (LxW) are 35 x 15 inches. CONTROLS: Integrated programmable Integra joystick controller. RWD: Rear wheel drive with a direct drive motor. SEAT (LxW): 14 or 18 x

Chang Tactual Diagram Kit (Model 1-03130-00)

The Chang Tactual Diagram Kit, model 1-03130-00, is a tactile map skills training kit designed for use by children who are blind or have low vision. This tactile aid enables teachers of orientation & mobility and other curricula to construct diagrams and maps using brightly colored plastic pieces that adhere to a dark felt board covered with hook and loop material. The kit includes flat geometric forms in 27 different shapes and sizes (104 total), a print instructoral guidebook, and a carryi

Chango Balance Paws

The Chango Balance Paws is a balance training device designed for use by individuals with balance or neurological devices. Intended to improve propioception and balance, this product can also be used for correcting muscle imbalance in the back and shoulders. Balance Paws consist of half spheres which are strapped to the soles of the user's shoes with neoprene straps with touch-fastener closures. They can be used while walking, standing, or during push-ups. DIMENSIONS: 6 inches in diameter.

Chatter Phone (Model Pvc-C)

The Chatter Phone, model PVC-C, is a speech teaching device designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing or who have dysarthria, communication or speech disabilities. This personal voice enhancer provides articulation feedback. One end of the tube is placed next to the mouth as the user speaks, and the other end is placed next to the ear.

Cheap Talk 4 Inline With 12 Levels (Models 3054 & 3412)

The Cheap Talk 4 In-line with 12 Levels, model 3054 and 3412 are direct selection communicators designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities. Both models are in an in-line configuration and offer 5 seconds per message of recording time over 12 levels. Each level has four messages providing a total of 48 messages. Messages can be recorded and re-recorded as needed. Both models are activated by pressing one of the four icon squares (icons not included). Basic features include o

Cheap Talk 4 Square Communicators (Models 1392, 6392)

Cheap Talk 4 Square Communicators, model 1392 and 6392, are direct selection communicators designed to provide voice communication for persons with communication disabilities. This communicator enables users to speak up to four phrases (up to 5 seconds in length each) that are permanently stored until re-recorded. Both models are square, with two squares in each of two rows. The device can be activated either by pressing a square or using connected switches (not included). Model 6392 come with a

Cheap Talk 8 1-Level Communicator Direct (Models 1338, 1391, 6338, & 6391)

Cheap Talk 8 1 Level Communicators Direct, models 1391, 6338, and 6391, are direct selection communicators designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities. The communicators offer eight, 37.5-second messages that can be recorded as often as required. Each message is assigned to a square on top of the device and each square features a removable plastic cover to hold a word or picture (not included) to identify the message. Model 1391 is a direct selection device which activates a

Cheap Talk 8 Advanced 6-Level Communicators (Models 2391 & 2392)

Cheap Talk 8 Advanced 6-Level Communicators, models 2391 and 2392, are direct selection communicators designed for use by individuals with speech or communication disabilities. These six-level communicators have an easy level changer feature. One message square is dedicated to changing levels. A therapist or teacher records the name of each level and the user simply pushes the level changer icon to hear and select desired level. The unit stores up to 48 6-second messages including the level chan

Cheaper Speak 8

The Cheaper Speak 8 is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities. The device enables the user to speak one of eight pre-recorded messages simply by pressing one of the eight colored squares; pictures, symbols, or words may be inserted on the squares to identify the message. Messages are stored permanently until re-recorded and they may be re-recorded as often as necessary. This device is also available with a .25-inch or a 1/8-inch jacks ($13

Check Writing Practice Program

The Check Writing Practice Program is a money management training system designed for use with individuals with learning and other cognitive disabilities. The complete set includes 100 Check Writing Practice blackline master worksheets with instructions in a binder ($49.95) and ten check packets with 75 real checks, 24 deposit slips, one identification card, a check register, and a vinyl check wallet. This programs provides the user with the opportunity to first practice writing checks on realis

Checkpoint Identity Series

Checkpoint Identify Series is designed for use for children who are nonverbal or unable communicate their name, allergies or any additional information. Each product has a text code and QR code. When a first responder texts the product’s unique code, the user’s medical information is instantly retrieved. At the same time, the first responder’s cell phone number is sent to the user’s emergency contact for quick communication between the emergency contact and the first responder at the scene. The

Cheek Switch.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Sensitive switch that can be activated by slight head movement when mounted or held near child's cheek or chin to operate tape recorder, light, or battery toy. Device is constructed of subminiature SPDT lever switch, earphone with subminiature size plug, large bobby pin, cardboard, glue, tape, and rosin core solder. SKILLS REQUIRED: Soldering. AUTHOR: Burkhart, L J TITLE: Homemade Battery Powered Toys and Educational Devices for Severely Handicapped Ch

Cherry Pie Treats

Cherry Pie Treats is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use with children with fine motor or perceptual disabilities. Designed for one to six players, this easy-to-understand game requires players to throw a die to determine how many cherries they receive to place on their laminated piecrust mats. The object is to fill the pie with cherries. Players pick up the cherries, strengthening fine motor and grasping skills.This game can also be used to study fractions. The set includes six

ChewEase

Chew Ease is designed for children with low muscle tone in the muscles in the mouth as a result of developmental delays, cerebral palsy, or developmental delays.  It is designed to strengthen the oral muscles used for speech and eating.  It may also be used to encourage children to move away from thumb-sucking and finger-chewing.  There are 3 safe, non-toxic plastic objects that are linked together.  It is portable and convenient.

Chewnoodle

The Chewnoodle is an oral sensory integration activity intended for use with children with physical or neurological disabilities, sensory processing disorder, and autism. It is designed to help children reduce instances of distraction, stress, anxiety and hyperactivity. The Chewnoodle is made up of a non-toxic silicone tube attached to a light-weight aluminum carabiner. The carabiner can be attached to the user’s clothing or a strap worn over one or both shoulders. The user squeezes or chews on

Chewnoodle Bumpy

The Chewnoodle Bumpy is an oral sensory integration activity intended for use with children with physical or neurological disabilities, sensory processing disorder, and autism. It is designed to help children reduce instances of distraction, stress, anxiety and hyperactivity. The Chewnoodle Bumpy is made up of a non-toxic silicone tube with bumps on the exterior attached to a light-weight aluminum carabiner. The carabiner can be attached to the user’s clothing or a strap worn over one or both sh

Chihuahua (Model 3928)

The Chihuahua, model 3928, is a switch-operated toy designed for use by children with severe physical, mobility, or upper extremity disabilities. When a connected capability switch (not included)is activated, the plush dog walks, barks, and wags its tail. POWER: Uses two double-A batteries (not included). DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 5.5 x 4 x 6 inches.

Child Carrier

The Child Carrier is a child transport chair designed to enable a wheelchair user to carry a child on the wheelchair, to be close to the child, and keep the child occupied. The device consists of a standard child's swing seat mounted on a 3/4-inch copper plumbing pipe. A wire frame for a sun awning is mounted on the top of the frame. The unit mounts into the wheelchair arm rests. PROTOTYPE DEVELOPMENT: Designed by John Duffus for wheelchair users who have difficulty holding a child or moving abo

Child Commode Chair (Models 6380 & 6381)

The Child Commode Chair is designed for children with adjustable height legs, a swing-away safety bar, and a commode pail. OPTIONS: A padded headrest, adjustable footrests, seat reducer, and seat belt. DIMENSIONS: The seat is 14 x 14 inches; height adjusts from 13 to 17 inches.

Child Guidance Talking Phonics Blocks

The Child Guidance Talking Phonics Blocks is an educational toy designed to aid children with vision and learning disabilities in learning the alphabet and in learning early phonics and spelling skills. This set includes seven sculpted blocks with a raised picture and the corresponding three dimensional word on each face, using one face for each letter of the alphabet, and a schoolhouse base with smart electronics that enable the unit to recognize each picture on the blocks. The schoolhouse also

Child Guidance Talking Sentence Magnets

The Child Guidance Talking Sentence Magnets Set is an educational toy designed for use by children with communication and learning disabilities. Three sets, each with a different theme, are available. Each set includes a magnetic base with the beginning of a sentence on it and four separate pieces which, when put in place on the base, completes the sentence which is spoken by the unit. Each of the four pieces features an appropriate dimensional picture and the corresponding word. In addition to

Child Head Float

The Child Head Float is a float swimming aid designed for use by children with upper extremity, neurological, or physical disabilities. This device is useful for a swimmer with under-developed reflexes and minimal head and limb control. The float rests on the user's the shoulders and wraps around the neck, holding the head above water. CAPACITY: 40 to 50 pounds

Child Quad Cane (Model 100)

The Child 100 is a quad cane designed for the heighth of children. It has an adjustable straight shaft, a shovel-type handle with wooden grip, and 4 legs with rubber safety tips. An Allen wrench is included for height adjustments. DIMENSIONS: Base size is 4 x 6 inches. Height adjusts from 22 to 26 inches. WEIGHT: 1.5 pounds.

Child Size 3-Way Mirror With Floor Stand And Casters (Model 701C)

The Child Size 3-Way Mirror with Floor Stand and Casters, model 701C is a pediatric mirror with a floor stand. The mirror has three panels of distortion-free 1/4-inch plate glass mirror. The mirrors are mounted in natural finish hardwood frames. The unit is mobile furnished with 2 inch casters. DIMENSIONS: Panel size is 17 x 53 inches; overall size 22 x 60.5 inches.

Child Size Multi-Use Classroom Chair (Model 1700)

With the addition of easily attached accessories, this basic chair can be customized to meet the individual needs of orthopedically delayed or neurologically involved children, who are up to approximately 48 inches tall. An adjustable back rest and seat belt are standard features. The accessories the as follows: adjustable lateral supports, removable knee abductor, adjustable pelvic supports, clear acrylic tray, adjustable foot bracket and stabilization skis to prevent tipping. COLORS: Black, sp

Child Size Posture Mirror With Floor Stand And Casters (Model 700C)

The Child Size Posture Mirror with Floor Stand and Casters, model 700C, is a pediatric mirror with a floor stand. This distortion-free plate glass mirror is mounted in a natural finish hardwood frame. The unit is mobile furnished with 2 inch casters. DIMENSIONS (WxHxD): Glass size is 17 x 53 x 1/4 inches; overall size with casters is 22 x 60.5 inches.

Child Size Ultravisor (Model 1-08171-00)

Designed to protect the eyes of the visually impaired student during training activities performed under black light, a form of ultraviolet light. It provides almost total blockage of ultraviolet light, while permitting visible light to pass through. This allows special fluorescent materials to retain their "glowing" appearance. It is sized for a child and made of white cotton, trimmed in blue with adjustable headband. Ninety-eight percent of the ultraviolet light is blocked by the visor shield

Child Size Wall Mounted Posture Mirror (Model 702C)

The Child Size Wall Mounted Posture Mirror, model 702C, is a pediatric, wall-mounted mirror. The mirror is distortion-free and mounted in a natural finish hardwood frame. DIMENSIONS: Glass size 17 x 53 inches, 1/4 inch plate glass, Overall size 22 x 58 inches.

Child Swing Platform

The Child Swing Platform is a wheelchair swing designed to enable children and adults who use wheelchairs to swing without leaving the wheelchair. Suitable for children aged five to fourteen, the swing features a non-skid aluminum platform, an entry ramp with locking chains that keep the ramp in place during entry and exit and pull the ramp up to secure the chair in position, plastic-covered chains, aluminum or galvinized hardware, and continuous aluminum hinges. This swing attaches to the exist

Child With Active Grip Handle (Model 107)

The Child with Active Grip Handle (model 107) is a quad cane designed for the heigth of children. This adjustable height, straight shaft cane has 4 legs with rubber tips, and a shovel-type handle with 30-degree tilt adjustment available. An Allen wrench is included for height and handle adjustments. DIMENSIONS: Base size is 4 x 6 inches. Height adjusts from 22 to 26 inches. WEIGHT: 1.5 pounds.

Child With Wheelchair (Model 4407)

The Child with Wheelchair, model 4407, is a doll designed for use by children with disabilities. The girl doll comes with a mother doll, a wheelchair, a leg cast, an arm cast, and a head bandage. The wheelchair rolls on its wheels, which feature tropical fish designs on the spoke guards. DIMENSIONS: 2 x 2 x 5.9 inches. WEIGHT: 2.4 ounces. COLOR: The girl doll is dressed in red, the mother doll is dressed in green and yellow, and both have blonde hair. The wheelchair has blue upholstery and black

Child's Bath Chair With Front Support

CUSTOM ADAPTATIONPURPOSE: To provide a child with developmental disabilities and a tracheotomy with support on all sides to prevent falls in the bath. The frame of the chair is constructed of heavy-duty PVC tubing joined with solvent bonding cement. The standard bath chair has parallel horizontal tubing sections as its base with a mesh seat stretched between them. Parallel vertical supports rise from the center of the base legs and U-shaped tubing sections padded with neoprene are attached to th

Child's Bath Position Aid

The Child's Bath Position Aid is a child bath support designed to support the child in the long sitting position in the bath. This support features an aluminum frame, adjustable double chest belts and a lap belt with plastic snap buckles, and a plastic foam seat support covered in open-mesh vinyl knit. Foam cushions protect the tub surface. OPTIONS: A 5-inch or 7-inch tray to covert the aid to a floor sitter is available. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): The frame is 24 x 16.25 x 14 inches.

Child's Bed With 3-Piece Hinged Safety Rails

CUSTOM ADAPTATIONPURPOSE: To protect and restrain small children while they sleep in a comfortable environment which allows them free movement and visibility of their surroundings. The bed, which is designed to be placed with one side against a wall, has a fabric-enclosed foam pad mounted on the side that is placed against the wall and high head- and baseboards. On the side opposite the wall, there are three interconnected sections of slats that can be opened from the outside with the forward se

Child's Bent Spoon

The Child's Bent Spoon is a child's spoon designed for use by children with upper extremity and grasping disabilities. These spoons are angled and feature contoured plastic handles to aid in forming a good grasp. Models are available for right- or left-handed use.

Child's Feeding Spoons (Model Pc1002)

The Child's Feeding Spoons, model PC 1002, are feeding spatulas designed for use by children with upper extrimity disabilities. The molded ABS spoons are shaped specifically for feeding, and they feature s double-ended design with a larger flat bowl at one end and a smaller flat bowl at the other end. The flat bowls keep food on the spoon and allow good lip closure. Smooth, rounded edges provide added safety. The spoons are dishwasher-safe up to 125 degrees.

Child's Konfidence Jacket

The Child's Konfidence Jacket is a float swimming aid designed for use by children with physical or cognitive disabilities in aquatic therapy or while learning to swim. This neoprene buoyancy vest features eight removable floats. The flexible buoyancy allows users to alter their position in the water based on their requirements. This jacket promotes correct swimming position and helps children achieve a face forward position. This jacket is made from wetsuit-grade neoprene for comfort and durabi

Child's Mobility Crawler (Model 2450)

The Child's Mobility Crawler, model 2450, is a crawling trainer designed to provide comfortable support to neurologically delayed or orthopedically involved children while performing crawling and coordiation exercises. The Naugahyde covered foam is contured to naturally hold the child's body. Included are removable head and arm supports and ball casters for easy movement. DIMENSIONS (WxLxH): 15 x 30 x 8 inches. COLORS: Black, space blue, regimental blue, blue ridge, forest green, burgundy, sand,

Child's Standing Frame For Shower

CUSTOM ADAPTATIONPURPOSE: To enable a child with spina bifida to stand in the shower. The standing frame is square-shaped with one end open. The child supports herself on the sides or the closed end of the frame. The frame is constructed of one-inch PVC tubing with rubber suction cups on the bottom of each of the four legs. There is additional bracing across the top of the closed side. DIMENSIONS: The frame's approximate height is 65 centimeters (cm). TITLE: Sara Walks! JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF

Child's Vehicle

The Child's Vehicle is a powered cart designed to be an electric toy vehicle for children with poor dexterity and motor ability. The cart is a standard electric child's vehicle with a modified joystick control and a backrest. The joystick has a plastic plate mounted on top and four plastic discs mounted on each corner. The modified joystick allows the vehicle to be controlled with simple palm and forearm movement. This battery powered vehicle has two motors, six wheels, and is chain driven. PROT

Child-Guided Strategies For Assessing Children Who Are Deafblind Or Have Multiple Disabilities (Model 1-31001-00)

Child-Guided Strategies for Assessing Children Who are Deafblind or Have Multiple Disabilities, model 1-31001-00, is an instructor training program designed for use by teachers of children who are deaf-blind or have multiple disabilities. This interactive CD-ROM demonstrates strategies and techniques for assessing and teaching children with multiple disabilities through the use of video clips, questions pertaining to the video clips, discussion, and relevant literature. Comprehensive assessments

Childproof Refrigerator Latch

The Childprooof Refrigerator Latch is designed to prevent children with cognitive disabilities and detrer adults with Alzheimer's Disease or cognitive disabilities from opening a refrigerator door. Made of plastic, this secure press-lock attaches with double-sided adhesive tape (included) at the top of the refrigerator door, out of the line of sight. COLOR: White.

Childproof Refrigerator Latch

The Childprooof Refrigerator Latch is designed to prevent children with cognitive disabilities and detrer adults with Alzheimer's Disease or cognitive disabilities from opening a refrigerator door. Made of plastic, this secure press-lock attaches with double-sided adhesive tape (included) at the top of the refrigerator door, out of the line of sight. COLOR: White.

Children's Bed Rail And Sports Pouch

The Children's Bed Rail and Sports Pouch is a portable side rail designed for use by children with balance, mobility, or cognitive disabilities. Made of heavy-duty, poder-coated steel, the rail has a foam grip handle that folds for storage and transport. Reversible and adjustable for use on either side of the bed, this rail secures to the bed frame and mattress with the included safety strap. The included three-pocket organizer fits over the rail to prevent entrapment and provide storage. DIMENS

Children's Bodysuit (Model C601)

The Children's Bodysuit, model C601, is designed for use by children with tracheostomies, severe physical disabilities, or incontinence. This garment can be used to protect skin under a brace, to protect an incision, or to keep the child's hands away from a diaper. Features include a snap crotch, a wide cut at the hip and seat to accommodate a diaper, and a scooped neckline that will not interfere with a trach tube. The garment is made of 49 percent polyester/51 percent cotton interlock knit fab

Children's Cargo Pants With Opening Options (Model C122C)

The Children's Cargo Pants with Opening Options, model C122C, are children's pants designed for use by children with cerebral palsy or neurological or severe physical disabilities. The pants have reinforced wrist loops for caregiver use in lifting and dressing. Other standard features include a wide cut and high rise in the back and an elasticized waistband with adjustable cord. These pants are available with a drop front opening, a Velcro fly, inner seam openings, or full outside leg openings.

Children's Cargo Shorts With Opening Options (Model C125C)

The Children's Cargo Shorts with Opening Options, model C125C, are children's pants designed for use by individuals with mobility, neurological, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. These shorts have reinforced wrist loops for lifting and dressing. Other standard features include a wider cut and higher rise in the back, and an elasticized waistband with adjustable cord. These shorts are made from polyester/cotton fabric or 100 percent polyester micro fiber and are available wit

Children's Casual Denim Pants With Opening Options (Model C122-Denim)

The Children's Casual Denim Pants with Opening Options, model C122-Denim, are children's pants designed for wear by children with mobility, neurological, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. These pants have reinforced wrist loops for use in lifting and dressing. Other standard features include an elasticized waistband with adjustable cord, and a wider cut and higher rise in the back. The pants are made from 8-ounce 100 percent pre-washed cotton denim, with either a Velcro fly,

Children's Casual Pants With Opening Options (Model C122)

The Children's Casual Pants with Opening Options, model C122, are children's pants designed for wear by children with neurological or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. Standard features include a wider cut and higher rise in the back, a wide hem to accommodate growth, an elasticized waistband with adjustable cord, and reinforced wrist loops for lifting and dressing by caregivers. These pants are made from a cotton/polyester blend, and are available with a Velcro fly, a drop fro

Children's Clothing Cards

Children's Clothing Cards are photo cards designed for use with children with cognitive and communication disabilities. This set of 34 cards can be used for matching, sorting, or communication and provides clear full-color photographs of various items of children's clothing, including sneakers, gloves, jeans, jackets, and more. DIMENSIONS: 4.5 x 5 inches

Children's Doidy Cup

The Children's Doidy Cup is a twin handle cup designed for children with upper extremity disabilities. Made of dishwasher-safe rigid polypropylene plastic, the cup is angled and has a "leaning" shape to reduce the need for head and neck movement while drinking. Proportionate twin handles provide a secure grip. This cup holds 6.5 ounces.

Children's Fleece Pants With Outside Seam Openings (Model C121-4)

The Children's Fleece Pants with Outside Seam Openings, model C121-4, are children's pants designed for use by children with mobility disabilities, severe physical disabilities, spinal cord injury, or incontinence. These pants have a higher rise in the back for wheelchair users or walkers, and a wider cut to accomodate diapers. They also have an elastic waist with an adjustable cord, reinforced wrist loops for lifting and dressing, cuffs on the hems, and thigh-level patch pockets. Outside seam o

Children's Learning Scissors

The Children's Learning Scissors are scissors designed for use with children with upper extrenity disabilities. Available in right- or left-handed models, these scissors have metal blades with rounded tips and vinyl-coated finger loops to prevent slipping and provide tactile awareness. DIMENSIONS: 3.5 inches long

Children's Long Jumpsuit (Model C615)

The Children's Long Jumpsuit, model C615, is a child's jumpsuit desinged for use by children who need help in dressing. This one piece garment has extra length and width in the seat. A nylon zipper opens the front seam from neck to crotch for dressing. Other features include a full snap crotch, ribbing at the wrist and ankle that can be turned up for minor length adjustments, and pockets placed above the knee for access while sitting. The garment is made from 51 percent cotton/49 percent polyest

Children's Reacher

The Children's Reacher is a reacher designed for use by children who use wheelchairs or who have difficulty bending or stretching.This reacher features a non-toxic baked-on flouroescent finih; asingle, claw-style jaw; an ergonomic pistol grip; and squeeze trigger activation. DIMENSIONS: 15 inches long. WEIGHT: 3.6 ounces.

Children's Romper Bodysuit (Model C611)

The Children's Romper Bodysuit, model C611, is a child's bodysuit designed for use by children with severe physical disabilities or incontinence. This garment can be used to protect skin under a brace, to protect an incision, or to keep the child's hands away from a diaper. Features include a snap crotch and a wide cut at the hip and seat to accommodate a diaper. The garment is made of 49 percent polyester/51 percent cotton interlock knit fabric, with wide leg ribbing that ends at mid-thigh. SIZ

Children's Sign Language Playing Cards & Sign Language Playing Cards

The Children's Sign Language Playing Cards are a game designed to reinforce sign language skills. The deck consists of 53 colorful cards with pictures, words, and signs for use in playing Go Fish, Old Maid, and Concentration. The Sign Language Playing Cards are a similar deck of cards designed for adult players of varying skill levels.

Children's Sleeveless Bodysuit (Model C600)

The Children's Sleeveless Bodysuit, model C600, is a bodysuit designed for use by children with tracheostomies, severe physical disabilities, or incontinence. This garment can be used to protect skin under a brace, to protect an incision, or to keep the child's hands away from a diaper. Features include a snap crotch, a wide cut at the hip and seat to accommodate a diaper, and a scooped neckline that will not interfere with a trach tube. The garment is made of 49 percent polyester/51 percent cot

Children's Switch Progressions

Children's Switch Progressions (formerly R.J.'s Switch Progressions) is a control switch training program designed for use by children with upper extremity and cognitive disabilities. This program offers seven activities for training in the use of single switches (or a touch screen). The activities progress from requiring that a switch be activated randomly to requiring that the switch be activated at specifically timed intervals. Skills developed include understanding cause/effect and attending

Children's Waterproof Pants (Model Y5301)

The Children's Waterproof Pants, model Y5301, is underwear designed for use by children with incontinence. These waterproof pants are made of PVC-coated nylon with cotton trim around the legs and waist. The pants remain soft and supple after multiple washings. SIZES: Small, medium, or large. COLOR: White.

Children's Wheelchair Style Jeans (Model C301)

The Children's Wheelchair Style Jeans, model C301, are children's jeans designed for wear by children with mobility, neurological or severe physical disabilities, or spinal cord injury. These jeans have reinforced finger loops at every opening to assist caregivers in dressing the child. Other standard features include double stitching, a high rise and elastic waist in the back, extra room in the seat, and five pockets. These jeans are made from 100 percent cotton and are available with a Velcro

Childrens Potty Seat

This Children’s Potty Seat is designed for use by children with limited upper and lower extremity mobility as a result of cerebral palsy, developmental delays, or stroke. It is height adjustable to offer the use as much comfort as possible while remaining secure. The removable pan allows it to be washed with ease while remaining hygienic. The potty also comes supplied with lap and shoulder straps to offer additional support while ensuring that the user is secure as possible. The removable pan ca

Childsafe Bath Support (Model 7200)

Padded bath support yoke with adjustable belt and safety buckle for children. Holds child in normal sitting position. Frame rests on bottom of tub, soft coating to protect tub finish. Non slip rubber mat included. Dimensions: 8 1/2 inches wide, 8 to 12 inches high. Depth: adjustable by belt.

Childsafe Toilet Supports (Models 4200, 4300, & 4400)

Torso supports for toilet, frame provides lateral support. Model 4200 is 8 1/2 inches wide adjusts 6 to 14 inch toilet seat to top yoke, for children. Model 4300 is 14 inches wide, adjusts 7 to 15 inches for adults. Model 4400 is 14 inches wide, and adjusts 8 to 16 inches. Fits all toilets, attaches under screws of standard seat. All steel construction. Velcro chest strap. Child size includes seat reducer ring.

Chipmunk

The Chipmunk is a shoe insert designed for use to improve the foot alignment and gait of individuals with mild to moderate low tone pronation and fully correctable foot positions. This sub-malleolar pre-fabricated orthosis has a medial trimline that covers the navicular and protects it from rubbing; a flattened toe shelf to provide room for the toes within the shoe; a fabric liner ; a bottom plastic base with a diagonal forefoot trimline and full heel cup; and soft foam contours to supports the

Chirping Chick (Model 62)

The Chirping Chick, model 62, is a toy designed for use by children with mobility, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities. This fluffy yellow chick chirps when a slight amount of pressure is applied to its head or the yellow activation pad. POWER: Uses 2 AAA batteries (not included). DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 5.25 x 4.25 x 3.5 inches.

Choice Go Board With 3 X 3 Icons (Model 3348)

The Choice Go Board with 3 x 3 Icons, model 3348, is a personal and time skills tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or emotional disabilities. This board enables children to make choices for each period in their schedule. They can choose one of three activities in any of the seven time slots. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 34 x 15 x 4 inches.

Choiceworks Visual Support System

Choiceworks is a personal skills tutorial program designed for use by children with communication, cognitive, or emotional disabilities disabilities or Autism Spectrum Disorder or Attention Deficit Disorder. This system is designed to help children complete daily routines and understand and control their feelings and waiting skills. The companion books (included) help teach children about their daily schedule, dealing with transitions and managing their feelings, making choices and demonstrating

Chooseit! Maker 2

ChooseIt! Maker 2 is a lesson authoring program designed to enable teachers of children with learning, cognitive, upper extremity, and fine motor disabilities or spinal cord injury to create customized, switch-accessible choice training programs for their students. This program is similar to SwitchIt! Maker (see separate entry) but is intended to create activities for students who have advanced beyond cause and effect programs and need to begin to make choices. It enables teachers and other user

Chopper the Number Copter

Chopper the Number Copter is designed to teach cause and effect and directionality for to early learners with cognitive and motor disabilities associated with cerebral palsy, developmental delays, autism, or brachial plexus injuries. Users pilot the remote control helicopter using the two large buttons on the adapted remote control. As the Copter moves along, the propeller spins and melodies play. Users also learn about numbers by placing them in the correct slots.

Chubbi Paint Sticks

Chubbi Paint Sticks are crayons with built-up handles designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. These short, thick crayons are long-lasting and break-resistant and easy to grasp with a whole-handed palmar grasp. They can be used dry for a rich color similar to a pastel or they can be dipped in water and used wet for a paint-like color. COLOR: Eight colors per set.

Chubbi Stump Crayons

Chubbi Stump Crayons are crayons with built-up handles designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. These short, thick crayons are easy to grasp with a whole-handed palmar grasp. COLOR: Eight colors per box.

Chunc 45 Degree

The Chunc 45 Degree angle wheel chair is designed for use by children with limited physical mobility as a result of stroke, spinal cord injury, or muscular dystrophy.  It is designed to promote an efficient position of the pelvis and spine while providing support to the thighs, feet and head. This aids in the facilitation of cognitive, communicative and functional skills. In addition, it promotes interaction with friends, caregivers and parents.  It is suitable for indoor & outdoor use.The C

Chunky Tic Tac Toe (Model 3602)

Chunky Tic Tac Toe, model 3602, is a board game designed for use by individuals with fine motor disabilities. This version of the classic game has a board with large, easy-to-hold shapes with giant knobs. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 10.5 x 10.5 x 1.25 inches. WEIGHT: 1.25 POUNDS.

Cimo Can Spell

Cimo Can Spell is a voice output pre-reading and spelling tutorial program for children with language, speech, developmental or learning disabilities or autism spectrum disorder. This application (or app) teaches a child 1,122 words. Most words can be sounded out using common phonics rules (i.e, grouped by short vowel, long vowel, Bossy R's and other vowel team words), and others do not follow those normal rules and must be memorized. This app also uses phonics to help the user learn new words b

Cimo Spelling (Sight Words)

Cimo Spelling (Sight Words) is a reading and spelling tutorial program for children with language, developmental or learning disabilities or autism spectrum disorder. This application (or app) is an interactive game that teaches a combination of high frequency and sight words (from the Dolch Sight Word list). The list of 255 words was selected to cover words that a child encounters most often when learning to read (high frequency), including words that cannot be learned using pictures (sight wor

Circletime Tales

Circletime Tales is a language tutorial program designed to promote social interaction through computer animated stories and songs for children with physical or cognitive disabilities. It is a collection of three "hand-play" nursery rhymes using rhyming and repetition to teach basic concepts such as up and down, colors and counting. The program is constructed to work with Macintosh's Switch Interface or TouchWindow (see separate entry), a single switch, or a standard mouse; these controls allow

Circletime Tales Deluxe

Circletime Tales Deluxe is a language tutorial program on CD-ROM with accompanying learning materials designed to promote social interaction during group activities through three nursery rhymes for pre-school children. This animated computer program features pictures and text at the bottom of the screen. The text can be optionally highlighted word-by-word or phrase-by-phrase. The nursery rhymes include Eensy Weensy Spider, Mary Wore Her Red Dress and Five Little Ducks. English- and Spanish-speak

Circular Sorter (Model G526)

The Circular Sorter, model G526, is a form board and large knobbed puzzle for children with learning disabilities. Designed to teach shape and color recognition, the puzzle consists of a round puzzle board and five colored circles that children can pull off and put back in the correct spot. Large knobs on each circle assist children with grasping and placement. DIMENSIONS (HxWxL): The puzzle is 2.75 x 12 x 12 inches. The circles range in diameter from 2 inches to 5 inches. The knobs are 2 inches

Circus Program, The, & The Circus Kit (Models Mw845 & Mw840)

The Circus Program and The Circus Kit, models MW845 & MW840, are language and math skills training systems for children with learning disabilities. Appropriate for group or one-on-one tutorials, the Circus Progam consists of a magnetized display classboard, 200 metallic-backed visuals that adhere to the board, a progam manual, an audio cassette featuring songs and activities, make-your-own plastic for creating customized visuals and Wytebord erasable marking pens. The Circus Kit includes jus

Clancy & Clementine, The Signing Bears

Clancy and Clementine, the Signing Bears are stuffed animals designed for children with hearing disabilities. Clancy wears a ribbon around his neck, has a large heart on his chest, and signs "I Love You." Clementine wears a hat with a pink flower, has a large heart on her chest, and signs "I Love You." COLOR: Clancy is brown with a red heart and ribbon. Clementine is light brown with a pink heart.

Classic Rock & Bounce Pony With Sound

The Classic Rock & Bounce Pony is a rocking horse with safety seat designed for use by children with balance, neurological, or lower extremity disabilties. Designed for children nine months to three years of age, this rocking horse has a rubber bounce suspension, a removable safety saddle that enables the toy to grow with the child, a removable and washable fabric body, and easy-grip handles. The horse's ears make a crinkle sound and a neighing sound effect is activated by motion. DIMENSIONS

Classical Violin

The Classical Violin is a switch activated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This toy toy violin has realistic sounds and details. Move the bow across the strings or activate an attached capability switch (not included) and the toy violin plays the right notes. Additionally, with a push of a button this toy plays eight different songs: "Menuet," "Ode to Joy," "Auld Lang Syne," "Red River Valley," "You are My Sunshine," "G

Classroom Behavior Game

The Classroom Behavior Game is a behavior training game designed to reinforce appropriate behavior for children with cognitive disabilities. Designed to be played with readers and non-readers alike, the game reinforces 12 positive behaviors such as listening, waiting for a turn, raising a hand, following the rules, and being polite.

Classroom Behavior Game

Anger Solution Game is a behavior training game designed to reinforce appropriate anger management behavior for children with cognitive and emotional disabilities. As players move their pieces around the board, they are exposed to ten strategies to help them discover positive solutions to managing anger.

Classroom Button Kit

Classroom Calendar Kit (Models 1-18970-00 & 1-18973-00)

The Classroom Calendar Kit is a tactile and braille calendar designed for teaching time concepts to children who are blind or have low vision. This large wall calendar includes a raised-line grid and removable plastic labels for the year, names of the months, days of the week, and numerals one through thirty-one, as well as holiday and weather symbols. The high-contrast labels are also marked in braille. In addition to the time concepts of year, month, week, and date, the calendar can be used to

Classroom Chair Footstool

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable a child with neurological disabilities to participate in the classroom. This footstool has a plywood platform containing holes in one of the long edges through which the legs of the chair can be inserted. This holds the chair and the footstool together, reduces the chance of knocking the stool over, and keeps the chair and the stool in optimal position. The stool legs can be cut down in the future for continued use as the child grows. TITLE: School Desk and

Classroom Communication Kit (Model 9022K)

The Classroom Communication Kit, model 9022K, is a communication kit designed for use by teachers, speech therapists, and assistive technology experts within a classroom setting. This individual specialized kit offers materials for most classroom needs in the areas of social interaction, communication, and independence among students. The kit includes a Universal Icon Maker, Lighted Vibrating Mirror, Put-em-Arounds (set of 5), Put-em-Arounds 4 Messages, Big Talk Triple Pay-Red, Talk 4 with Leve

Classroom Positioner Chair (Models Cpc25, Cpc29, & Cpc33)

The Classroom Positioner Chair is a youth positioning chair designed for use by children with mobility or neurological disabilities. This wooden chair features independent adjustment of the height, depth, and angle of the seat back and footrrest. The contoured seat cushion can be set at up to 20 degrees anterior tilt, as well as level or at a posterior tilt. The chair comes standard with a contoured seat cushion, seat belt, back pad, lateral supports, and locking casters. OPTIONS: Foot surface w

Classroom Positioner Desk / Stander (Models Ds1 & Ds2)

The Classroom Positioner Desk/Stander is a height-adjustable classroom desk and standing table designed for use by children with mobility or neurological disabilities. This desk can be used with the Classroom Positioner Chair (see separate entry) or independently. Features include height and angle adjustability, a multi-adjustable desktop, adjustable knee block, and lateral pelvic pads for standing positions. The desk also included latches to secure it to the Classroom Positioner Chair. The desk

Classroom Social Skills Poster Set

The Classroom Social Skills Poster Set is a behavior training and personal skills tutorial program designed to teach and enforce 16 different social skills for children with cognitive disabilities. Featuring simplified language in large type and graphic symbols as cues, these posters offer the following skills: (1) Following Instructions (2) Accepting Criticism (3) Accepting "No" (4) Greeting Others (5) Getting the Teacher's Attention (6) Asking for What You Want (7) Disagreeing (8) Saying You'r

Classroom Suite Alternative Access Kit

The Classroom Suite Alternative Access Kit is a keytop overlay set for children with learning or cognitive disabilities. This add-on to the IntelliTools Classroom Suite (see separate entry) includes 12 preprinted overlays that provide access to the key areas of Classroom Suite: early learning, reading, writing, and mathematics. It also includes an easily followed overlay directory that lists each overlay and the corresponding template and provides a graphic representation. An Alternative Access

Classroom Suite Mathtutor

The Classroom Suite MathTutor is a math tutorial program for children with learning or cognitive disabilities. This add-on to the IntelliTools Classroom Suite (see separate entry) includes nearly 60 activities for approximately 12 hours of sequenced instruction, featuring targeted instruction in critical math skills. Classroom Suite MathTutor has six short units (approximately two weeks each) for flexible use. Its content supplements most core math curricula and aligns with national math standar

Classroom Suite Primary Skills Builders

The Classroom Suite Primary Skills Builders is an academic tutorial program for children with learning or cognitive disabilities. This add-on to the IntelliTools Classroom Suite (see separate entry)includes 12 customizable templates to create a variety of learning materials, including the following: accessible books that are easy to author with sounds and animation; math word problems with supported cuing and calculator for beginning addition and subtraction; comprehension tests that support stu

Classroom Suite Readingtutor

The Classroom Suite ReadingTutor is a reading tutorial program for children with learning or cognitive disabilities. This add-on to the IntelliTools Classroom Suite (see separate entry) covers all sight words on the Dolch pre-primer grade 2 list, as well as the 100 highest frequency words, focusing on phonemic awareness, phonics, and vocabulary through sight words as the basis of strong reading skills. It includes 398 activities that provide as much as 26 hours of sequenced, targeted instructio

Classroom/transport Mobility Base

The Classroom/Transport Mobility Base is a wheeled base for the Snug Seat 1 seating system (see separate entry). This trolley-style base is designed to place the child at preschool table height of about 18 inches to aid in peer interaction, communication, and feeding activities. Standard features include a polyester powder coat finish, safety lock, rear caster locks, and 4 swivel casters. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 5 x 18 x 15.5 inches. WEIGHT: 9 pounds. COLOR: Antique gray.

Claude And Maude

Claude and Maude is a writing skills training system designed for use by children with cognitive or fine motor disabilities. Claude, an animated rat, and Maude, an animated owl help motivate children to practice letter formation. Using the mouse, a touch screen, or a graphics pad, the child can trace a letter in a freehand manner. When the letter is complete, clicking on Maude will cause her to flutter, dance, and wink, and then Claude will tell the child how he/she has done. Claude checks to se

Claudia's Kids

Claudia's Kids are sexuality education aids designed to assist children with cognitive disabilities in understanding their bodies. These soft dolls feature friendly, inviting faces; anatomically correct fingers, toes, and ears; and flaps on the stomach and back that open to reveal dimensional, realistic-looking organs and skeletal structures. Each doll also includes removable clothing, an organ finder backpack that stores a complete set of templates to allow children to explore the structures in

Clear Clock Communicator (Model 1210)

The Clear Clock Communicator, model 1210, is a scanning communicator designed with clock face board and rotating dial for individuals who have difficulty communicating. This non-verbal communication device is operated by triggering the clock hand to sweep around and point to the desired picture, word, or object affixed to the clock face. This model has single or double switch capability. One switch moves the hand clockwise; the second switch moves it counter-clockwise. The transparent face of th

Clever Twist

Clever Twist is a motor planning skill activity designed for use with children with upper extremity disabilities. Available in Math or Spelling models (each sold separately), this educational game has the user rotate any combination of the unit's seven sections to line up the solutions to math problems, learn number formation, or work on counting skills or to spell more than 300 words correctly. Manipulating the game unit aids in the development of bilateral coordination and motor skill planning

Click And Create Articulation Board Games Software (Model N59-9)

Click and Create Articulation Board Games Software, model N59-9, is speech remediation game software designed for use by speech therapists to create board games for children with speech disabilities. The program contains thousands of words and pictures that represent all articulation sounds, and can be used to create personalized games that motivate students to practice. The user can add words to the master list and code them by sound, position, and number of syllables for use on game boards. Bo

Click Clack Friends

Click Clack Friends is designed for use by children with limited upper extremity strength and coordination as a result of cerebral palsy, developmental delays, or stroke.  It can used for auditory stimulation and to teach each cause and effect.  Users activate their capability switch and the animals’ legs and arms start to spin while upbeat music plays. As their arms and legs spin, the attached beads move as well making a gentle clacking sound. 

Clicker Docs

Clicker Docs is a word prediction program, writing skills training program, and a reading, spelling and vocabulary tutorial program designed for individuals at all ability levels, including children with learning disabilities, dyslexia, low vision, or cognitive disabilities. This application (or app) for the Apple iPad enables students to develop reading and writing skills. Students can use the child-friendly keyboard to type into the word processor and various speech options allow them to revie

Clickit! For Macintosh & Clickit! For Windows

ClickIt! is a mouse emulator program designed to provide access to Macintosh or Windows programs with IntelliKeys (see separate entry), switches, or the regular keyboard for individuals with physical, cognitive or visual disabilities. The program provides instant mouse-less access to menus, dialog boxes and scroll bars. It also allows custom overlays or switches to click on Hot Spots on the screen. Other features include automatically sending an overlay when launching a new program or when the s

Clinical Recliner

The Clinical Recliner is a vibrotactile amplification system designed for use by individuals with cognitive, neurological, physical, or emotional disabilities. Used for positioning, calming, or stimulating, this chair features modern styling, a welded steel frame, and a patented gas spring recliner mechanism which enables the chair to recline to the Trendelenburg position. A built-in patented vibroacoustic speaker system provides tactile stimulation, enabling users to feel music as well as hear

Clip Stroller / Pushchair Size 1

The Clip Stroller / Pushchair 1 is a lightweight folding stroller designed for children with mild to moderated neurological and mobility disabilities. It is designed to provide head and trunk support. The size 1 Clip special needs stroller will support up to 66 lbs (30 kg). The Clip comes standard with a reclining backrest that is adjustable by zippers located behind the backrest. The backrest will adjust from 0 to 12 degrees from the upright position. A height adjustable footboard is also inclu

Clip Talk (Model 5520)

Clip Talk, model 5520, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by children and adults with communication disabilities. This compact, lightweight communicator clips to wheelchairs, walkers, bedrails, or other tubular or rectangular objects. The unit is equipped with a spring-reinforced clip that automatically adjusts to the diameter of the object. The clip is lined with non-skid material to prevent slipping. This device offers 20 seconds of recording time which can be used for one mes

Clock Communicator (Models 1200, 1200-8, 1220, 1220-8, 1230, 1230-8)

The Clock Communicator is a scanning communication training aid designed with a dial face for individuals who have communication disabilities. Activation of a single switch causes a pointer to revolve. The user releases the switch when the desired position is reached. Any words, pictures, or symbols may be placed on the face of the Clock Communicator to be selected by the user. The speed of the pointer's movement is adjustable. Models 1220 and 1220-8 are musical versions of the Clock Communicato

Clock Face With Raised Print And Braille Numbers (Model 1-03120-00)

The Clock Face with Raised Print and Braille Numbers, model 1-03120-00, is a tactile clockface designed for teaching clock skills to children who are blind or have low vision. This tactile clockface displays time in braille and raised print, and by the position of the clock hands. Hour and minute hands of the plastic clock face are synchronized like those of mechanically driven clocks. DIMENSIONS: The clock face is 7 inches in diameter.

Clocks & Time

Clocks & Time is a time skills tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. The program has the user follow four children through their day using the included geared plastic clock. The set also includes 20 activities and two games.

Closed Caption Reader (Model V-7300)

The Closed Caption Reader, model 7300, is a telecaption decoder designed print words on a television screen for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing and for children who are learning to read. The Reader can be used as an affordable "electronic reading tutor" that lets students practice their reading skills at home and while watching TV. Young readers are able to see the story, hear the words, watch the words on the screen and understand the words in the context of the story. It lets child

Cloud Chair

The Cloud Chair is a vibrotactile amplification system designed for use with children with cognitive, neurological, or emotional disabilities. Used for positioning, calming, and entertaining, this beanbag-style chair is made of soft-filled heavy-duty vinyl and features an integral backrest and surrounds the child on three sides. A built-in patented vibroacoustic speaker system provides tactile stimulation, enabling users to feel music as well as hear it for a full-body experience of sound and v

Clozepro

ClozePro is a voice output, large print, and switch adapted testing program designed for use by students who need test-taking accomodations, including students with cognitive or learning disabilities, physical disabilities, blindness or low vision. This assessment tool enables a teacher in lower or upper elementary or secondary school to build a cloze activity from any text in any subject area. For standardized test preparation and alternate assessments, it provides the teacher with detailed inf

Co-Oper Band

The Co-Oper Band is an exercise band designed for group use with children with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. This soft, stretchy band is made of latex tube covered with soft fabric and is designed for group movement and cooperation activities. DIMENSIONS: The latex tube is 2.5 inches in diameter.

Co:writer 4000

Co:Writer 4000 is a word prediction program designed for use by children and teens with learning or upper extremity disabilities. This voice output program utilizes FlexSpell and the Total Vocabulary System (TVS) to provide users with the tools required for writing. FlexSpell enables students to work at their developmental spelling level by permitting them to begin words phonetically or by cueing initial letter combinations; both approaches provide lists from which the correct word can be selec

Coat Adaptation For The Wheelchair Bound.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Long coat has the lower back removed to make it easier to put on and off and avoid sitting on heavy folds of fabric. The side seams of the coat are opened and the back of the coat is cut off below the waist. The opened edges are finished. This reduces the bulk of a heavy coat but also covers the front of the legs for warmth. Includes drawing. SKILLS REQUIRED: Sewing. AUTHOR:Bowar, M. TITLE:Clothing for the Handicapped, Fashion Adaptations for Adults an

Cocoon Swings (Models 132 & 135)

The Cocoon Swings, model 132 and 135, are suspended hammock swing designed to provide full body support for individuals with a physical disability. The swing is made of soft nylon mesh fabric which does not pinch with the weight of the client and it hangs from six strong webbing straps. The 132 model can accommodate children up to 50 inches tall and the 135 model up to six feet tall. Use the Safety Rotational Device (see separate entry) to provide orbital or axial stimulation. For additional sup

Coffee Spillers Inc. Biball

Coffee Spillers, Inc. BibAlls are bibs designed for use by children and adults with eating, swallowing, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities. These reversible bibs have a soft French terry front and a lightweight backing coated in 100 percent rip-stop nylon. These bibs are silk screened with "Coffee Spillers, Inc." and a coffee cup. Machine washable and dryable, the bib has Velcro closure and comes with a carrying and storage bag. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 17 x 33 inches. COLOR: Navy or brow

Cognitoys Set (Model 5152)

The Cognitoys Set, model 5152, is an arm exerciser and an eye hand coordination exerciser designed to improve reach, range of motion, midline crossing, and upper extremity strength and endurance through graded repetitive exercise for children and adults with physical and cognitive disabilities. The set consists of a wooden base with four removable wooden dowels of varying heights and 16 brightly colored firm foam shapes (rectangles, squares, triangles, and circles) with holes through the center

Coin-U-Lator

The Coin-u-lator is an independent living skills tutorial designed to assist individuals with cognitive disabilities in learning money skills. Resembling a hand-held calculator, this device features keys that resemble actual money (dollar bill, penny, nickel, dime, and quarter) rather than number keys, enabling those with limited math skills and no understanding of the decimal function to calculate amounts. The Coin-u-lator can be used to count money, track totals on potential purchases, or to p

College Park Truper Foot

The College Park TruPer Foot is a prosthetic foot designed for use by children with lower extremity amputation. This foot provides multi-axial function and dynamic response, and is customizable for each individual child. To accommodate the growth of the child, this prosthesis has interchangeable foreheels and shells, growth plates, and bumpers for two growth ranges. The foot shell has an anatomical shape and a sandal toe. The endoskeletal Sealing Boot and exoskeletal Finishing Ring protect the f

Color & Shapes Game

The Colors & Shapes Game is an educational game designed for use with children with cognitive or perceptual disabilities. Children learn colors and shapes as they spin to collect tiles used to complete their individual gameboards. A mystery scene is revealed for each player, piece-by-piece, as they turn over and collectcolor and shape game tiles.

Color Bear

Color Bear is a wood puzzle designed for use by children with cognitive, perceptual, or fine motor disabilities. The puzzle face has a picture of a bear printed on it; The face, arms, and torso have pegs for stacking wooden pieces of various shapes (one peg for the circles, two pegs for the rectangles, three pegs for triangles, and four pegs for squares). The circle pieces have the bear's face stamped on it, so each time a piece is added or removed, the bear's expression changes. DIMENSIONS: Th

Color Bug (Model 3960)

The Color Bug, model 3960, is a remote control, switch-operated toy designed for use by children with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. Once the light touch directionality switch is activated, this bug moves around creating fun patterns. Inserting one of the four included markers causes the toy to draw the patterns, enabling the user to create unique pictures. POWER: Uses 3 AAA batteries. The controller uses one 9-volt battery. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): The Bug is 2 x 5 x 3.5 inches. Th

Color Change Switch (Model 3Tspl)

The Color Change Switch, model 3TSPL, is designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. This plate switch has a large translucent plate that changes color each time it is tapped, providing visual reward and reinforcement each time the switch is activated. The switch base is equipped with suction cup feet to keep the switch in place. DIMENSIONS: 14 x 5.5 x 4 inches.

Color Connection

Color Connection is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use with individuals with cognitive and learning disabilities. This wooden board game teaches turn-taking, strategic thinking, pattern matching, and color sorting as players try to get their playing pieces into the proper slot.

Color Dominoes

Color Dominoes are designed to be used for sorting and grouping activities with individuals with cognitive disabilities. These hardwood dominoes can be grouped and sorted by number or by color. They range from double blanks to double sixes. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): Each domino is 3.75 x 1 7/8 x 5/8 inches. COLOR: Natural wood with colored dots.

Color Find - Lite

Color Find – Lite is a perceptual training and pre-reading tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad or Android device to teach a child to recognize and distinguish different colors. Each "Learn & Play" section of the app includes a "Learn" part and a "Play" part. A picture of a color is shown with voice prompt in the

Color Matching Slot Game

The Color Matching Slot Game is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use with individuals with cognitive and learning disabilities. This wooden board game teaches counting, matching, and color recognition as individuals place colored wooden tiles into slots with the corresponding colored heading. The wooden box has a hinged top which opens, enabling a person to visualize tiles in the appropriate area. The game also includes a separate numerical header that allows users to sort by numbe

Color Shape & Lace

The Color Shape & Lace is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. The set includes a variety of lacing activities in a variety of shapes and formats. The activities also aid in development of fine motor, matching, and color identification skills. The pieces are machine washable and dryer safe and a zippered vinyl storage bag is included.

Color-Brite Foam Balls

Color-Brite Foam Balls are foam balls designed for recreational or therapeutic use by individuals with upper extremity or gross motor disabilities. These soft foam balls have an environmentally-safe polyurethane coating which resists dirt and water. These balls have limited bounce. DIMENSIONS: Available in diameters of 4,7 8.5, or 10 inches. COLOR: Assorted.

Colorcards Interactive: Everyday Objects

ColorCards Interactive: Everyday Objects is a problem solving program and visual training activity designed for use by children with neurological, cognitive, or visual disabilities. This program reinforces key skills in visual discrimination, problem solving, number skills, concentration and attention, and semantics/categorization. Six activities offer three levels of audio and visual help, and concentrate on key areas. Activities include Match the Picture with picture to picture matching, audio

Colorcube

The ColorCube is a three-dimensional puzzle designed for use by older children (age 10 and up) and adults with cognitive, learning, and perceptual disabilities. This puzzle has 128 plastic pieces that snap together to form 64 cubes. Once the cubes are assembled, they are connected with plastic rods to assemble a three-dimensional matrix. The pieces fit together in a variety of ways allowing the user to create a variety of three-dimensional constructs, but there is only one "correct" harmonious w

Colored Counting Cubes And Full-Color Task Cards

The Colored Counting Cubes and Full-Color Task Cards (sold separately) are a perceptual training activity designed for use with children with cognitive, perceptual, learning, and fine motor disabilities.The set of 100 hardwood cubes can be used to create three-dimensional designs to reinforce fine motor and visual discrimination skills and introduce basic math concepts. A set of 36 Full-Color Task Cards with designs and activities is available. DIMENSIONS: The cubes are one inch. COLOR: The bloc

Colored Geo Form (Model G2004)

Colored Geo Form, model G2004, is an educational aid and math skills game for children with physical and learning disabilities. The game consists of a peg board and geometrically shaped wooden pieces grouped in size progression. Children must place the brightly colored pegs in the correctly shaped holes, thereby strengthening fine motor control and visual recognition skills. DIMENSIONS: The pegboard base measures 9.75 x 9.75 inches. The puzzle is (HxWxL) 3.75 x 10.25 x 9 inches. WEIGHT: 3.5 poun

Colorful Clips (Model Cc-13F)

Colorful Clips, model CC-13F, is a reading tutorial program and training system for matching/sorting/assembly designed to teach basic counting, pattern-following, and word recognition skills to people with cognitive disabilities. The activities require students to follow written and illustrated directions for matching clips to pattern cards or activity mats. The set includes 162 plastic clips, 2 activity mats, 72 pattern cards, marking pencil, storage box, and instructions. COLOR: The clips come

Colorful Clips Software

Color Clips Software is a cognitive and perceptual skills training program designed to enhance spatial relationship and direction following skills for individuals with a cognitive or physical disability. As a part of the Colorful Concepts Series (see separate entry), this is the most advanced program. It uses clips to teach the difference between up and down, and right and left, and to teach the concept of following directions. Reading skills are not necessary for effective use of the software.

Colorful Concepts Manipulatives

The Colorful Concepts Series, model CC-20Q, is a set of educational toys, training systems for matching/sorting/assembly, math skills training systems, and vocabulary tutorial programs designed to develop fine motor, direction-following, cooperative learning, attention, vocabulary, and discrimination skills in children with cognitive disabilities. The series is comprised of Colorful Words, model CC-10F ($29), Colorful Numbers, model CC-12F ($29), Colorful Clips, model CC-11F ($29), and Colorful

Colorful Concepts Software

Colorful Concepts Software is a cognitive skills tutorial program designed to provide a true multisensory learning experience for individuals with cognitive or neurological or phisical disability. Through these software programs, students will build word and number recognition skills; enhance their vocabulary; learn to discriminate between size, shape and color; and learn to follow directions. Program titles include: Colorful Words, Colorful Dimensions, Colorful Numbers, and Colorful Clips (see

Colorful Dimensions (Model Cc-11F)

Colorful Dimensions, model CC-11F, is an educational toy and training system for matching/sorting/assembly designed to teach size, shape, and color discrimination. Plastic chips in six colors, three shapes, and two sizes encourage students to focus on relevant attributes while ignoring others and to decide whether two or more pieces are the same or different. The set includes 72 chips, 2 activity mats, marking pencil, storage box, and instructions. WARRANTY: The manufacturer guarantees complete

Colorful Dimensions Software

Colorful Dimensions Software is a vocabulary enhancement program and training system for matching / sorting / assembly designed to teach recognitions and discrimination for individuals with a cognitive or physical disability. As part of the Colorful Concepts Series, this particular program begins teaching size, shape and color vocabulary and progresses to matching exercises. It concludes with a fun complete the picture game which is visually stimulating. The program is designed to be used in con

Colorful Numbers (Model Cc-12F)

Colorful Numbers, model CC-12F, is an educational toy, a training system for matching/sorting/assembly, and a math skills training system designed to teach counting, number recognition, and addition to people with cognitive disabilities. Dice in three colors can be used for matching, counting, number recognition, and simple addition activities. The set includes 100 dice, 2 activity mats, marking pencil, storage box, and instructions. COLOR: The set includes red, green, and white dice. WARRANTY:

Colorful Numbers Software

Colorful Numbers Software is a letters and numbers program designed to teach number recognition and sorting for individuals with a cognitive or a physical disability. As part of the Colorful Concepts Series (see separate entry), this particular program uses dice and begins with word and number exercises, progressing to a number sorting game. The program is designed to be used in conjuntion with Colorful Numbers (see separate entry) for hands on experience and comes with a dozed dice in three col

Colorful Words (Model Cc-10F)

Colorful Words, model CC-10F, is an educational toy, vocabulary tutorial program, and training system for matching/sorting/assembly designed to teach color discrimination, matching, color vocabulary recognition, and coloring skills to children with cognitive disabilities. The set includes 24 labeled crayon bars in 12 colors, 2 activity mats for sorting and matching, reproducible coloring sheets, storage box, and instructions. WARRANTY: The manufacturer guarantees complete satisfaction with this

Coloring Books

Coloring Books is a drawing program designed for use by individuals with developmental or physical disabilities. Designed to be accessed using a mouse, IntelliKeys (see separate entry), or a switch, the program enables the user to select from as few as four and as many as sixteen colors (the number of colors displayed is user-selectable). Selecting a color fills in the designated area on the screen and the name of each color is announced as it is selected. The completed pictures can be printed.

Colorlibrary

The ColorLibrary are sets of photo cards designed for use in the classroom and for speech training. Laminated on both sides, these detailed photograph picture cards are available in a variety of sets (Animals and Birds, Food, Home, Possessions, Occupations, and Sports & Leisure), with each set including 96 full-color picture cards divided into six categories, a storage box, and tab category dividers. DIMENSIONS: Cards are 4 x 6 inches.

Columbia Reclining Bath Chair (Models 8500, 8600, & 8700)

The Columbia Reclining Bath Chair is a bath seat for children and adults designed to tilt to several angles from nearly upright to reclining. The seat includes a pelvic safety belt and torso alignment belt, both with buckle. The mesh seat is fungus- and bacteria-resistant. OPTIONS: Extension legs, casters, and a head pad are available for all models. DIMENSIONS (LxW): Model 8500 is 28 x 17 inches and accommodates children up to 40 inches tall; model 8600 is 32 x 17 inches and accommodates child

Columbia Therapedic Explorer Mobility Base (Model 2100)

The Columbia TheraPedic Explorer Mobility Base, model 2100, is a stroller base for a detachable car seat designed for use by children with balance disabilities, neurological disabilities, and severe physical disabilities. This stroller base fits the Columbia TheraPedic Positioning Seat (see separate entry). The base folds for storage, and has a Tilt-In-Space feature that allows the seat to be tilted in any of five positions in the base. FRAME (HxLxW): 37 x 47 x 22.5 inches when open; 11 x 41 x 2

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

Columbia Toilet Support (Models 4700 & 4800)

The Columbia Toilet Support, models 4700 and 4800, is a high-backed toilet support designed to provide head and trunk support for children and adults with balance disabilities. The unit has a full-length, height adjustable, high-impact ABS plastic back and a harness with a safety buckle. The support bolts directly to the toilet and the children's model, model 4700, includes a seat reducer ring. Model 4800, the adult model, sits 4 inches further back on the toilet seat than model 4700. OPTIONS: A

Columbia Toilet Supports (Models 4200, 4300, & 4400)

The Columbia Toilet Supports are back supports designed to provide lateral support to the torso of children, youth, and adults with disabilities which affect their balance when seated. The supports fit all toilets and attach under the bolts of a standard seat. The units come with a chest strap and safety buckle. The Child's model includes a seat reducer ring. OPTIONS: Armrest/footrest units and padded support cushions are available for all models. DIMENSIONS: Small or child's size (model 4200) i

Columbia Wrap-Around Bath Support (Models 7200, 7300, & 7700)

The Columbia Bath Support is a child bath seat designed to hold a child in a normal sitting position to provide trunk stabilization and to free the hands of the individual helping to bathe the child. It may also be used in other seating applications and in supervised wading pools. The support has a secure, contoured trunk yoke. The chair frame rests on the bottom of the tub and has a soft coating to protect the tub's finish. The seat features a rustproof frame, a rip-proof mesh seat, and stainle

Comet Anterior Gait Trainer (Models Co 2000, Co 2100, & Co 2200)

The Comet Anterior Gait Trainer is a gait trainer designed for use by children and adults with walking disabilities. This unit features a seat harness that supports users who cannot stand completely independently, a pelvic stabilizer, and ankle prompts to prevent leg scissoring. The unit is height adjustable and is equipped with a positioning bar to provide depth adjustability. Variable resistance tabs control the speed of the gait trainer and help align an asymmetrical gait pattern. This traine

Comfee Seat

Comfee Seat is designed for children and adults for leisure time in the home, school or respite care.  It can be used for individuals of abilities with a diagnosis of cerebral palsy, dystonia and developmental delays. 

Comfort Mat

The Comfort Mat is a float swimming aid designed for use by children and adults with physical and neurological disabilities. This foam mat floats to provide support in the water and it can also be used at poolside, as a changing pad in the locker room, or as additional protection in the shower room. The mat has hand straps at each corner. DIMENSIONS (WxLxH): 27 x 41 x 1 inches. COLOR: Bright yellow.

Commode Footstool

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a customized commode chair for a youth with cerebral palsy and developmental delay to use the bathroom. Since this individual is 14 years old, his parents did not want to purchase a commode chair only to replace it in a few years when he grows taller. The most suitable commode was too big as his legs would not reach the footplate. The child’s therapist requested a waterproof platform that would sit on the footplate and provide a stable rest

Communicate: Symwriter (Model R1Wd109)

Communicate: Symwriter, model R1WD109, is a voice output symbolic word processor program designed for use by individuals with cognitive or learning disabilities. This program enables teachers, parents, and therapists to adapt written materials with symbols to create stories, sentence strips, directions, recipes, schedules, songs, poems, and worksheets. The program can also be used to create computer-based activities with voice output and symbol support, such as topical writing and sentence build

Communication Bib Or Bolo

“DO IT YOURSELF” ENTRYPURPOSE: To create a communication bib and bolo that a parent or service provider can wear for use with a child with intellectual and communication disabilities. The bib and bolo are made from material that accepts hook Velcro. Pictures or symbols are backed with the Velcro and attached to the bib or bolo. To construct the bib, round off the four corners of a piece of material and fold the material in half vertically. Cut a slit approximately 2 inches into material at the

Communication Board

"DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable individuals with communication disabilities to communicate. To make this device, cut piece of cardboard or other stiff material to size. Place the cardboard in the center of the display material and cut the material, leaving enough for the sides to fold over the front of the cardboard. Apply hot glue to the perimeter of the cardboard and fold the material over. Cut excess to allow fabric to lay smoothly. Be sure to have Velcro-sensitive side of the

Communication Builder (Model 7071)

The Communication Builder, model 7071, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by children with communication disabilities. Designed to expand as the child develops new skills, this unit features 300 total seconds of message recording time that can be divided into 1, 2, 4, 8, or 16 window sections divided as follows: 1 window: 300 seconds, 2 windows: 150 seconds, 4 windows: 75 seconds, 8 windows: 37 seconds, and 16 windows: 18 seconds. Three interchangeable frames create the desired

Communication Can

“DO IT YOURSELF” ENTRYPURPOSE: To create a communication can for use with children with intellectual and communication disorders. Pringles Torengos (potato chips) come in a triangular shaped can. Empty and clean the can and remove the label. Cut a piece of self-stick felt (available at most craft stores) to cover the outside of the can. This creates the communication device or choice board. Attach two-inch communication symbols (made with Boardmaker software; see entry) with Velcro hook attached

Communication Carriers

Portable carrier for communication aids, either a board or electronic aid. A "front back" is made of durable pack cloth with padded shoulder straps. The front of the pack folds down to make the communication aid accessible while in a standing position. Two straps support the sides while open. There is a front bib pocket for extra materials, and a bottom pocket big enough for notebooks or another board. The soft sided version (child and adult sizes) can be used for communication baords or electro

Communication Display Board Protector

The Communication Display Board Protector is a communication device accessory designed to protect paper communication displays from damage. Built of three layers of acrylic, this protector prevents tears, and damage from spills. Changing the eight-location display is accomplished by sliding out one display and sliding in another. The protector provides a firm surface for the communication displays, as well as offering visual and tactile cues between each location. COLOR: Clear or black.

Communication Tray

“DO IT YOURSELF” ENTRYPURPOSE: To create a conversation tray for assistance in conversation skills for children with intellectual and communication disabilities. Take an old, round cleaned fruit/vegetable tray and use construction paper to differentiate the various conversation topics on sections of the circle. Topics can include anything a child might have an interest in (animals, family, friends, movies). Using Velcro, attach topic pictures (using BoardMaker communication symbols) to each sec

Communicator Bags (Model 7752 & 7751)

The Communicator Bag, models 7751 and 7752 are carrying aids for communicators designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities. These shoulder bags are made of canvas and have zippered closures. Model 7751 is designed to hold 32-message communicators and has room for accessories, switches, overlays, and window grid frames. Features include an inside organizer and additional zippered compartments. Model 7752 is designed to hold Cheap Talk communicators or the manufacturer's Commun

Community Bingo

Community Bingo is an independent living skills tutorial in a game format designed for use with individuals with cognitive and communication disabilities. This game teaches community life skills words using Mayer-Johnson Communication Picture Symbols (see separate entry). The set includes 20 picture bingo cards, 60 word and symbol flash cards, and 180 markers.

Community Flannelboard Sets

Community Flannelboard Sets are an independent living skills tutorialdesigned for use with individuals with cognitive disabilities. Use of these sets enables participants to safely increase community awareness and to learn about community helpers. The flannelboard ($34.95) has a self-supporting metal frame. The Community Careers set ($14.95) includes 63 pieces with people, props, and labels for identifying such community helpers as the police officer, the firefighter, the postal worker, etc. The

Community Helpers 1 & Community Helpers 2 Language Kits (Models Lk-Ch1 & Lk-Ch2)

Community Helpers 1 and Community Helpers 2 Language Kits, models LK-CH1 and LK-CH2, are independent living and language tutorial programs designed for use by children with cognitive or communication disabilities. These kits help students identify people in the community who are helpers, where they work, and what they do. Each kit includes a book written with limited vocabulary and repetitive lines using Mayer-Johnson Picture Communication Symbols (see entry); an interactive computer book that c

Community Helpers Thematic Activity Module (Models 2821-4 & 2822-2)

The Community Helpers Thematic Activity Module is an independent living skills tutorial and language training system designed to teach students functioning at the Kindergarten through second grade levels to identify the jobs and duties of persons they encounter in the community, such as firefighters, police officers, and doctors. Health and safety issues are also discussed. The system utilizes a magnetized display board and metallic-backed visuals to illustrate concepts and encourage interactive

Compact Activity Center & Side-Lyer Activity Center (Models 2300 & 2310)

The Compact Activity Center and the Side-Lyer Activity Center, models 2300 and 2310, is a play tray and sensory busy box designed for use by children with mobility, neurological, or severe physical disabilities. This small-scale activity center provides sensory stimulation and cognitive activity. Features include a bead curtain, a dome with brightly-colored sequins which spin when the button is pressed, a textured plate which vibrates and lights up when pressed, and a pullball that turns on a mu

Compact Communicators With Lights (Models 1901 & 1902)

The Compact Communicator with Lights, models 1901 and 1902, are direct selection communicators designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities. Small enough to fit on a lap or a wheelchair tray, the communicators have compartments to hold objects related to the corresponding messages. When a switch plate is pressed, a five-second message is played and a light is activated. Model 1901(shown) has a three-message capacity and model 1902 has a four-message capacity. POWER: Uses four

Compact Pediatric 997

The Compact Pediatric 997 is a child's manual wheelchair designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury as well as amputees. FRAME (HxLxW): 31 to 34 x 35 or 36.5 x 20, 22, or 24 inches. Lightweight folding chrome-plated frame with composite side panel. Folded dimensions (LxW) are 26 x 11 inches. Anti-tippers and an anti-folding device are optional. SEAT (LxW): 14 x 12, 14, or 16 inches. The back height is 14 to 16 inches. UPHOLSTER

Compartmentalized Communicator (Model R0104)

The Compartmentalized Communicator, model R0104, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities. This three-section communicator features three differently-colored plate switches that, when pressed, produce a different musical tone and colored light. Objects above each plate can be identified by pressing the corresponding plate. The plates can be marked with textures for additional assistance. POWER: Uses one 9-volt battery.

Compartmentalized Communicators (Models 1239, 1243, & 1253)

The Compartmentalized Communicators, models 1239, 1243, and 1253 are direct selection communication training aids designed for individuals with physical, communication, or developmental disabilities. The units consist of a row of switches, each in its own compartment with room for an object, word or picture (not included). Model 1239 has four compartments; model 1253 has three compartments, and model 1243 has two compartments. Activating the switch plate plays the messages while turning on one l

Complete Early Learning Intellikeys Bundle

The Complete Early Learning IntelliKeys Bundle is a pre-reading and math skills tutorial program and keytop overlay set designed for use with children with cognitive or physical disabilities. The set includes Early Learning I, Early Learning II, Early Learning III, Mix 'N Match, and Money Skills (see also separate entries) software from Marblesoft and all appropriate overlays for use with IntelliKeys (not included; see separate entry). COMPATIBILITY: For use on Macintosh computers. SYSTEM REQUIR

Complete Language Development Program (Models Mw310A, Mw310B & Mw301C)

The Complete Language Development Program is a language training system and independent living skills tutorial designed to teach students functioning at the Kindergarten through third grade levels critical thinking and communication skills, basic reading and writing concepts, and community skills. The program includes The Community Kit (see separate entry), The Country Kit (see separate entry), The Home Kit (see separate entry), and The People in Action Kit. The People in Action Kit includes 169

Complete Platform Guide-Line Crutches (Models 676066 & 676076)

Aluminum auxillary crutch with Naugahyde padded platform attachment for forearm weightbearing. Platform attaches with screws and wing nuts and is completely adjustable from axilla to forearm height. Angle of platform tilt adjusts 20 degrees up or down from horizontal. Vertical handgrip adjusts for extension and rotation. Velcro closure over forearm. Tall adult 46 to 60 inches high, adult (model 676066) 45 to 55 inches high, youth (model 676076) 38 to 46 inches high.

Comprehensive Signed English Dictionary

The Comprehensive Signed English Dictionary is a sign language training book for individuals who are or who work with people who are hearing disabled. The 456-page book contains more than 3,100 signs, with each sign fully illustrated and accompanied by an explanation of how the sign is made. The American Manual Alphabet, numbers, and sign markers are located in the front of the book for easy reference. A general description of the Signed English System, its logic, and its use have been rewritten

Computer Books, Children's Books, Magazine, Newspaper

The National Braille Press Catalog lists braille books and magazines for sale. Sample titles include TAKE CHARGE: A STRATEGIC GUIDE FOR BLIND JOB SEEKERS, and OUR SPECIAL magazine, as well as SYNDICATED COLUMNISTS WEEKLY newspaper and selected children's books. Some titles are available on cassette or PortaBook (a disk containing a Grade 2 braille file that is formatted to be read easily by a braille reading device, braille notetaker, or computer with a braille display). The catalog is available

Computer Fingers

Computer Fingers is an educational game program designed for use by children who are deaf or hard of hearing. The games enhance vocabulary and teach fingerspelling and phonics skills. In the Computer Game, players first explore the keyboard to see the relationship between upper and lower case letters, the manual alphabet, and cued letters, then choose a word to spell from three sets of 10 words each. Words come to life as they are spelled. In the Matchup Game, players match letters to handshapes

Con-Sign-Tration 1, 2, 3, & 4

Con-SIGN-tration 1, 2, 3, and 4 are memory improvement and sign language programs designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Each program comes on a CD-ROM that includes game programs that teach over 250 words in sign and English. Games can be played at two levels of difficulty. The program keeps score and randomizes every time it is played. Words are taught in 10 categories. In Con-SIGN-Tration, the categories are actions, numbers, time, food, colors, animals, people, oppo

Concentrate! I On Words & Concepts

CONCENTRATE! I On Words & Concepts is a language, vocabulary enhancement, and memory improvement tutorial program designed to exercise short term memory, enhance word knowledge, foster cooperative play and provide recreational enjoyment for children and adults who have a developmental, physical, or language learning disability or autism, or adults with traumatic brain injury and aphasia. It is a series of educational games that reinforces the lessons of the Words & Concepts series (see s

Concentrate! Ii On Words & Concepts

CONCENTRATE! II On Words & Concepts is a language, vocabulary enhancement, and memory improvement tutorial program designed to exercise short term memory, enhance word knowledge, foster cooperative play, and provide recreational enjoyment for children and adults who have a developmental, physical, or language learning disabilities or autism, or adults with traumatic brain injury and aphasia. This program is a series of educational games that reinforces the lessons of the Words & Concepts

Concentrate! Iii On Words & Concepts

CONCENTRATE! III On Words & Concepts is a language, vocabulary enhancement, and memory improvement tutorial program designed to exercise short term memory, enhance word knowledge, foster cooperative play, and provide recreational enjoyment for children and adults who have a developmental, physical, or language learning disability or autism, or adults with traumatic brain injury and aphasia. It is a series of educational games that reinforces the lessons of the Words & Concepts III (see s

Connect Four Adapted For The Visually Impaired (Model 93)

Connect Four Adapted for the Visually Impaired is a tactile game designed for use by individuals withblindness or low vision. This vertical checkers game has been adapted by adding textured rubber to the black pieces for tactual identification and ease of recognition. Players try to build a row of four checkers in any direction while blocking opponents from doing the same. A base has been added for stability and can be mounted on tabletops with a clamp. OPTIONS: C-clamp. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 8.5

Connect Four Communication Device

"DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To provide a simple, low-cost communication board. The game's vertical frame enables players drop black or red disks into rows. The object is to get four of one color disks in a row, horizontally, vertically or diagonally before the opponent. To adapt it as a communication device, glue pictures or letters to both sides of the disks and drop them into the frame. Selections can be made by pointing. It can also be used as an educational tool by gluing shapes, p

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.

Contact Pad Switch

The Contact Pad Switch is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with limited upper extremity strength and mobility. No pressure is required to activate this switch; simply making skin contact with the pad surface activates the switch. This switch is equipped with an 1/8th inch jack. POWER: Uses one 9-volt battery (not included).

Contoured Cushie Step-Up Padded Potty Seat With Step Stool

Contoured Cushie Step-Up Padded Potty Seat with Step Stool is designed for young children working on toilet training. It includes a padded potty seat with built-in step stool. Seat folds up for compact storage between uses. Additional features include: specially molded non-slip handles for comfort, ergonomically contoured with built-in deflector, fits standard and most elongated toilet seats and also has an extra wide non-slip floor pad for security. COLOR: White padded potty seat; Blue foot pla

Convaid Carrot 3 Special Needs Booster Seat

Convaid Carrot 3 Special Needs Booster Seat is a restraint system designed for children and teens 3-15 years of age with special needs. This special needs booster was designed to provide optimal positioning & safety for children with limited head, trunk, and pelvic stability with neurological and motor disabilities. The “free angle” recline allows the hip area to recline for diaper access and changes (reclines at any position from 90 -180 degrees). Modular extensions and accessories allow e

Converstation Board Game

ConverStation is an educational game system designed to teach conversation to adults, teens, and children with communication disabilities. This game incorporates effective topics into questions cards, with players taking turns engaging each other in conversation and learning the skills of turn-taking and personal communication. The game includes 240 question cards divided into four question categories: Wh- Questions; “If I...”; “Tell about...”, and; “How do you....” The question cards are sub-di

Convert-Able Table

The Convert-Able Table is a height-adjustable tilt top work table designed for use by children and adults with mobility disabilities. This table features interchangeable snap-on table tops that allow it to be used for a variety of activities, such as reading and writing, art, and sensory stimulation. The height adjusts to enable a child in a floor sitter or an adult in a wheelchair or stander to use the table. Features include a powder-coated steel frame, four-dual locking casters, push-button

Convertible Children's Chair

The Convertible Children's Chair is a floor sitter designed for use by children with physical and neurological disabilities. Designed for children aged 0 to 3, this sitter features a large, see-through tray that surrounds the child on three sides, a bucket-style seat with expandable trunk supports, and a separate snap-on abductor seat. The tray can also be used independently of the seat.

Convertible Exercise Stairs (Model 806)

The Convertible Exercise Stairs, model 806, are training stairs consisting of two sections, 4 steps and 8 steps, which lock securely together and CANNOT be unfastened accidentally. The stairs may be easily converted from a straight line along a wall to a right angle. There are safety treads on each step with hardwood handrails to accommodate both children and adults. Additionally, each stair section has vertical angle iron supports and plated nuts and bolts. DIMENSIONS: platform size 30 x 30 in

Converto Lo-Boy Trike

The Converto Lo-Boy Trike is a foot propelled tricycle designed with a low center of gravity for children ages 3 and above with minimum leg strength. The trike features an adjustable seat, a frame made of heavy duty cast aluminum alloy and steel, and cast aluminum spokeless wheels with non-marking solid rubber tires. OPTIONS: Pedals for children with special needs (please specify shoe size 7-9 or 10-13). DIMENSIONS: Front wheel has a diameter of 16 inches; back wheels have diameter of 10 inches.

Converto Whirl-O-Wheel & School-Age Whirl-O-Wheel

The Converto Whirl-O-Wheel and School-Age Whirl-O-Wheel are hand-propelled, "chariot style" tricycles for recreational use by children age 3 and over. The device consists of a hammock seat of non-stretchable vinyl suspended on a steel tubular frame. The user sits between two cast aluminum wheels with non-marking, solid rubber tires. Each large wheel is powered directly by means of a horizontal handgrip fastened close to the outer circumference. The rear end of the carrier rides on a small third

Cookie Sheet Switch.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Pressure switch made of cookie sheets which can be used to activate a tape player, battery toy or light. Switch made of 2 aluminum or steel cookie sheets ( or pizza pans), a subminiature size plug, 4 feet of 2 conductor 22 gauge stranded wire, and foam insulation tape. Includes instructions, diagrams and a photograph. Suggests uses. SKILLS REQUIRED: Electronics. Soldering. Assembly. AUTHOR: Burkhart, L J TITLE: More Homemade Battery Devices for Severel

Cookie Treats

Cookie Treats is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use with children with fine motor or perceptual disabilities. Designed for one to six players, this easy-to-understand game requires players to throw a die to determine how many chocolate chips they will receive to place on their laminated cookie mats, with the object of filling their cookies with chips. Players use tweezers to pick up the chips, strengthening fine motor and tripod grasping skills. The set includes six laminated mat

Coolz

Coolz are pediatric footwear and supports designed for use by children with a diagnosis of low muscle tone, cerebral palsy, and developmental delays.  Coolz are ideal for toddlers taking their first steps. Features include split sizes, laces, removable inlay, and available in two width fittings.

Coordination Ladder

The Coordination Ladder is a foot ladder designed for use with children with walking, balance, or neurological disabilities. Designed to helps improve spatial orientation, balance and eye-foot coordination, this hardwood six-rung ladder can be used flat on the floor, on its side, or attached to the manufacturer's Jump Box. DIMENSIONS(LxW):6 feet, 9 inches x 16 inches. The rungs are 15 inches apart.

Copernicus Tabletop Easel

The Copernicus Tabletop Easel is an easel designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. This folding easel has a lightweight molded frame with a built-in carrying handle. The easel is equipped with two magnetic dry erase boards, one with one-inch spaced blue lines and one plain. The unit also features a ledge for books or markers on each side, a detachable pocket chart, and three removable Tiny Tubs that can be stored within the built-in tray. DIMENSIONS (WxDxH): 19 x 17 x 19 inches (fram

Corner Chair

The Corner Chair has been developed specifically for young children from the age of 8 months with neurological, mobility, or severe physical disabilities who are working on improving their sitting balance. The Corner Chair is ideal for daycare, school and home environments. These chairs are designed to provide support at the back and sides of the child to improve sitting balance. These chairs are adjustable and grow with the child.

Corner Seat

The Corner Seat is a corner seat designed for use by children with neurological or severe physical disabilities. This chair is portable for use anywhere indoors or out and can also be used in a bathtub. It has an H-strap and hip belt to stabilize the shoulders, pelvis, and trunk and a built-in abductor to help maintain leg extension and reduce thrust. Features include a broad, stable base and easy-to-wash polyethylene surface. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 22.5 x 11 x 19 inches. The base is 17 x 27 inches

Corner Seat (Model 72140)

The Corner Seat, model 72140, is designed to facilitate normal sitting patterns inchildren aged 2 to 8 years old who need positioning while sitting. The seat places the hips lower than the knees to interrupt abnormal muscle tone, encourages legs to roll outward for stability, and keeps the back straight to prevent rounding. It also has an abduction pommel built into the front for knee separation. The seat may also be useful with spastic and athetoid children. The chair is made of canvase stretch

Corner Sitter

The Corner Sitter is a corner chair designed for use by children with neurological or severe physical disabilities. This chair is designed to help improve posture and promote upper body control. Features include a reclining backrest with adjustable sides for lateral support. The backrest angle is adjustable from a 20 degree recline to 15 degrees prone. Other features include a hip belt and an adjustable depth, removable pommel. The chair folds flat for storage. OPTIONS: Options include a high-ba

Cosmic Steering Wheel (Model 779)

The Cosmic Steering Wheel, model 779, is a sensory busy box designed for use by children with upper extremity or cognitive disabilities. Spin the wheel and stars and sparkles fly in the dome while music plays and bright lights shine. This toy is designed to encourage individuals to reach out to activate the lively show. POWER: Uses 4 C and 4 AA batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 11 x 15 inches. WEIGHT: 6.5 inches.

Cosmo's Play And Learn Software

Cosmo's Play and Learn Software is a cause and effect training program designed for use by children with cognitive, neurological, or upper extremity disabilities. This software is intended for use with the Mission Control computer input device (see separate entry) and enables the child to control a virtual CosmoBot to explore and enjoy a virtual playground. The software helps users to target goals of literacy, cause and effect, attention to task, and verbal skills.

Count 'em Up (Model 96607)

Count 'Em Up is an educational toy designed for use by children with low vision or fine motor disabilities. The set includes ten large wooden numerals (0 through 9), each with stacking pegs built in to it. The pegs are located in such a way as to enable stacking only if the pieces are in the correct numerical sequence. A storage bag is included. COLOR: Each numeral is a different color.

Count And Sort (Model G5072)

Count and Sort, model G5072, is a math skills game for children with learning and physical disabilities. The toy consists of a plain hardwood raised base with five plain vertical posts of varying height and 15 flat colored wood rings. The numerals one through five are painted on the base in five different colors corresponding to the ring colors. Children must place the rings, grouped by color to correspond to each numeral painted on the base, on the correct post. The raised base accommodates flo

Counterpoint Opus Iv & Cl Semi-Recumbent Tandems

The Counterpoint Opus IV and CL Semi-Recumbent Tandems are specially designed to accommodate a wide range of riders including paraplegics, quadriplegics, seniors, and young children. These two wheeled cycles have a racing style seat for the driver (rear rider) and a semi-recumbent seat for the front rider. Both riders may pedal independently. Complete forward visibility is featured for both riders. The cycles have a stainless steel rear crank boom with a folding front boom, rear rider steering,

Cozy Coats Poncho

The Cozy Coats Poncho is rain poncho designed for use by youth who use wheelchairs. Designed to be convenient for power chair and scooter users, this hooded poncho has a 100 percent polyurethane shell and polyester lining and need only be wiped-clean for care. The poncho features two side snaps for an armhole option, and there are no pockets. SIZE: Youth size only. COLORS: Black, burgundy, and hunter.

Cozy Lap Blanket For Children (Model C186)

The Cozy Lap Blanket for Children, model C186, is a lap robe designed for use by children with mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. This lap blanket attaches around the waist with Velcro tabs and is made from 100 percent polyester fleece. It is hypo-allergenic and machine washable. COLOR: Royal blue, charcoal gray, or purple.

Cozy Seat

Modular seating system. Designed to support children one to three years who require special seating for support and positioning. Consists of a one piece seat and back shell made from ABS plastic with a cover and a metal frame. Can be reclined. Accessories: abduction pommel, head rest, flexible trunk bolsters, neck rest, tray, seat belt, chest belt and toy bar. Optional: back spacer to adjust seat length. Can be placed in strollers, wheelchairs, high chairs, toboggans.

Cozycare Unreal Sheepskin (Model 94076-Mn)

The Cozycare Unreal Sheepskin is a decubitus pad designed to prevent pressures sores in infants in incubators or open cribs. The pads are made of plush, thick polyester material that provides extra support and helps to evenly distribute pressure while allowing air to circulate. This pad is flame resistant, nonallergenic, and machine washable. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 17 x 20 inches.

Cpsc Corner Seat & Cpsc Corner Seat With Tray (Models Cs-01 To Cs-03 & Ct-01 To Ct-03)

Corner Seat supports young children in a good seated position and helps them gain independent sitting. The seat is available in three height sizes: small (6 1/2 inches), medium (8 1/2 inches), large (11 inches) and comes with built in pommel and adjustable back support. Padding, seatbelts and/or chestbelts may be easily be added. Available with adjustable tray.

Cradles (Model W4039)

The Cradles, model W4039, are large foam shapes designed for use with children with physical disabilities. Made of dense poly-foam and covered in vinyl-coated nylon with zipper closure, these large foam blocks have a U-shaped depression in the center to enable them to be used to support logs (see separate entry) or they can be used independently. When turned upside down, they can also be used as a crawling tunnel. DIMENSIONS (WxHxL): 6 x 42 x 14 inches. WEIGHT: 25 pounds. COLOR: Assorted bright

Cranmer Abacus (Model 1-03150-00) & Coupler (Model 1-03160-00)

The Cranmer Abacus, model 1-03150-00 is an abacus designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. It is a 13-rod soroban abacus with a frame made of high impact plastic and beads formed of rigid polyvinyl plastic. The Coupler, model 1-03160-00, is a cadmium plated, spring steel coupling device that can be used to link two abacuses together. DIMENSIONS (LxW): Frame measures 6 1/8 by 3 9/32 inches. Beads are approximately 5/16 inch in diameter.

Crawl Along Snail

The Crawl Along Snail, model 1215, is a touch activated toy designed for use by children with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This toy snail in mounted on a tray for table top use to encourage swiping and reaching. Swiping at this smiley face snail causes it to move back and forth as it entertains users with lively music, dancing lights, and sounds. Users can lock the snail’s wheels and enjoy looking into the large mirror. POWER: Uses 2 AA batteries. DIMENS

Crawl Tunnels (Models 714 & 7210)

The Crawl Tunnel (model 714) and Heavy-Duty Crawl Tunnel (model 7210) are designed for use by children with mobility or neurological disabilities. Model 714 is made of flame-retardant plastic over steel hoops and the heavy-duty model 7210 is made of flame-retardant nylon over a fabric-encased steel frame. Both models collapse for storage. DIMENSIONS: 9 feet long and 2 feet in diameter.

Crawl-Through Bead Chain With Music (Model 206)

The Crawl-Through Bead Chain with Music, model 206, is a sensory integration activity designed for use with children with mobility, visual, neurological, and cognitive disabilities. This bead-chain curtain is suspended from a free-standing frame that enables children to crawl through. As the child crawls through, moving the bead chains activates a built-in music box, providing auditory reinforcement of movement. POWER: Uses 2 AA batteries. DIMENSIONS: 26 x 26 x 27.5 inches. WEIGHT: 9.5 pounds.

Crawlabout Crawl Trainer

The Crawlabout Crawl Trainer is designed for children with neurological, physical, upper or lower extremity disabilities while instructing, encouraging and reinforcing crawling. The aluminum frame and foam-padded, suspended harness are height adjustable. Push handles can be attached as crawling skill progresses. The caregiver can steer from the rear to provide necessary assistance. SIZES: Small: Overall Width 23”, Overall Height 22-25", Overall Depth 18", Harness Width x Depth 12”, Harness Dept

Crayola Jumbo Crayons

Crayola Jumbo Crayons are easy grasp crayons designed for use by children with grasping or fine motor disabilities. Available in a set of 8, these over-sized crayons are designed to aid in gripping while reducing breakage. Each crayon has a double paper wrapper for extra strength. DIMENSIONS (LxD): 5 x .5625 inches. COLOR: Birdie Blue, Bunch O' Grapes Purple, Bunny Brown, Candy Apple Red, Jack O'Lantern Orange, Kitty Cat Black, Leap Frog Green, and Sunshine Yellow.

Crayola Large Crayons

Crayola Large Crayons are easy grasp crayons designed for use by children with fine motor or grasping disabilities. Available in standard (sets of 8 and 16), multicultural (set of 8), and washable (set of 8 or 16), these over-sized crayons aid in grip and control. DIMENSIONS (LxD): 4 x .4375 inches. COLOR: The sets of 8 standard and 8 washable crayons include red, orange, yellow, blue, green, violet, brown, and black. The set of 16 standard and washable crayons include red, orange, yellow, blue,

Crayola So Big Brush

The Crayola So Big Brush is an easy grasp paint brush designed for children age 3 and up with fine motor or grasping disabilities. This brush has a wide handle and a thick brush head. The white bristles acommodate tempra and watercolor paint.

Crayon Brix

Crayon Brix are crayons with built-up handles designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. These wrapperless aqua crayons can be used wet or dry and come in a thick rectangular shape for ease in grasping. A reusable clear plastic case is included. COLOR: Eight colors per set.

Crayon Holder

“DO IT YOURSELF” ENTRYPURPOSE: To create an adaptive crayon holder for children with grasping and fine motor skill disabilities. Take a 35-millimeter film canister and cut an "X" in the bottom and top. Insert the crayon through the Xs. Using both top and bottom of canister makes the crayon more stable. MATERIALS: Discarded 35 millimeter film canister (available for free from any store that does film processing) and crayon. TOOLS: Utility Knife. TITLE: Adapted Crayon Holder JOURNAL: Ideas to shar

Crazy Creek Chair & Power Lounger

The Crazy Creek Chair and Power Lounger are therapeutic seats designed for use by individuals who are unable to stand for long periods. The portable seats provide a padded seat and back support that can be used on the ground, boat deck, etc. They are constructed of coated 420 pack cloth, closed cell foam, fastex buckles, nylon webbing, carbon fiber stays and Neoprene. These seats can be adjusted from sitting to flat positions; they are waterproof and can be rolled or folded for carrying. Creek C

Create-A-Game Chunky Game Spinner

Create-a-Game Chunky Game Spinner, model 032159, is a game spinner with an extra-wide elevated pointer designed for use by individuals with fine motor disabilities. Velcro backed pictures can be placed around the spinner on the board's Velcro-receptive base. The board holds eight 2x2-inch pictures. DIMENSIONS: The spinner is 8 inches in diameter and has a 9-inch base. COLOR: Blue and yellow base with red pointer.

Creative Disks

Creative Disks are an eye hand coordination activity designed for use by children with neurological and fine motor disabilities. These brightly-colored disks have slots around the perimeter which enable the pieces to snap together to create free-standing three-dimensional designs. A jumbo (24 pieces) set and a junior (48 pieces) set are available. DIMENSIONS: The pieces in the jumbo set are 4 inches in diameter and the pieces in the junior set are 2 inches in diameter.

Creature Antics

Creature Antics is a cause and effect training program program designed to improve attention skills and teach cause and effect, turn-taking, and switch use for individuals with developmental, cognitive, visual or physical disabilities or autism. This program is designed to increase auditory and visual attention; train cause and effect and turn taking; develop intentionality; and offer recreational enjoyment. Users activate a single switch, touch screen, or the space bar to make "creatures" perfo

Creature Capers

Creature Capers is a single switch program designed to improve attention skills and teach cause and effect, turn-taking, and switch use for individuals with developmental, cognitive, visual or physical disabilities or autism. Its benefits include increasing auditory and visual attention; training cause and effect and turn taking; developing intentionality; and offering recreational enjoyment. Users activate a single switch, touch screen, or the space bar to make "creatures" perform animated rout

Creature Features

Creature Features is a single switch program designed to improve attention skills and teach cause and effect, turn-taking, and switch use for individuals with developmental, cognitive, visual or physical disabilities or autism. Its benefits include increasing auditory and visual attention; training cause and effect and turn taking; developing intentionality; and offering recreational enjoyment. Users activate a single switch, touch screen, or the space bar to make "creatures" perform animated ro

Creature Magic

Creature Magic is a single switch program designed to introduce early language and cognitive concepts, cause and effect, turn-taking and use of a single switch for individuals with developmental, physical or visual disabilities or autism. This program is designed to introduce early language concepts, provide exposure to word combinations, reinforce critical cognitive concepts and offer recreational enjoyment. There are four games which show the concept of non-existence where things disappear and

Credit Card Switch (Model 5580)

The Credit Card Switch, model 5580, is a touch switch designed for use by children and adults with upper extremity disabilities. As thin as a credit card, the switch is extremely sensitive and activates with the slightest touch. It can be used on any flat surface or it can be mounted on a wall and it is equipped with a plastic sleeve to hold a label. The set includes the switch, two plastic sleeves, and a set of labels, double-sided mounting tape, and Velcro for mounting. OPTIONS: A metal mounti

Creepster Crawler (Models Cr-1 & Cr-2)

The Creepster Crawler is a crawling trainer designed for use with children with neurological, physical, or lower extremity disabilities. This device consists of an aluminum frame on casters with an attached foam-padded harness that suspends the child in the four-point crawling position. The adjustable harness accommodates growth and allows for variability in the amount and distribution of weight bearing on the extremities. The front bars of the frame are padded for safety. The unit also has a pa

Crepe Puzzle Construction Set

The Crepe Puzzle Construction Set is a puzzle set designed for use by children with neurological or fine motor disabilities. These puzzles offer tactile sensation and come complete with assembly patterns and storage trays. The Construction Set includes a dump truck, a backhoe, a bulldozer, and a cement truck. DIMENSIONS(LxW): 8.25 X 11.5 inches.

Crepe Puzzle Nature Set

The Crepe Puzzle Nature Set is a puzzle set designed for use by children with neurological or fine motor disabilities. These puzzles offer tactile sensation and come complete with assembly patterns and storage trays. The Nature Set includes a butterfly, a bug, a bird and a fish. DIMENSIONS(LxW): 8.25 X 11.5 inches.

Crepe Puzzle Transportation Set

The Crepe Puzzle Transportation Set is a puzzle set designed for use by children with neurolological disabilities. These puzzles provide tactile sensation and come complete with assembly patterns and storage trays. The Transportation Set includes a plane, a train, a helicopter, and a fire truck. DIMENSIONS(LxW): 8.25 X 11.5 inches.

Criterium 75 & Criterium 85 Bicycle Handlebar Adapter

The Criterium Bicycle Handlebar Adapter is a bicycle accessory designed for use by individuals with upper extremity amputation. This recreational accessory snaps on and off a 1-inch diameter bicycle handle bar, which is standard in the bicycle industry. The unit is constructed of a durable synthetic polymer. It has no moving mechanical parts or adjustable release mechanisms, and gets its gripping and release force from its shape and the flexible properties of the synthetic material from which it

Crocodile Gait Trainer

The Crocodile Gait Trainer is designed for use in developing the walking skills of children with cerebral palsy or balance, neurological, or lower extremity disabilities. Standard features include a folding frame, anti-reverse locks, a height- adjustable back frame, rotational hand grips, directional lockout, and large solid wheels. OPTIONS: Sling seat; fold down seat; anti-tips; forearm supports with hand grips; and pelvic supports. SIZES: Sizes 1 and 2. DIMENSIONS (LxW): Size 1 is 28.75 x 24.5

Cross-Bar Ring Toss (Model W260)

The Cross-Bar Ring Toss, model W260, is designed for use with individuals with fine or gross motor disabilities. Designed for indoor or outdoor use, the set includes one large x-shaped base with a post at the end of each arm and at the center. Each post is marked with a point value. Four rubber rings are also included.

Cruisaire (Models Ca11 & Ca13)

The Cruiseaire is a child's transport chair designed for use with children with mobility disabilities. FRAME (WxHxL): Both models have a lightweight folding frame with a grey hammertone finish. Open, odel CA11 is 20 x 37 x 31 inches without footrests and model CA13 is 21.5 x 37 x 33 inches without footrests. Folded, both models are 13 x 11 x 47 inches. An optional anatomic back frame is available on both models which stabilizes the head and neck to assist in the development of righting reflexes.

Cruise

Cruise is a mouse emulator designed for use by individuals with fine motor or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This device requires no hand or wrist movement. Users control the speed and direction of the cursor with a single, soft touch of a control ring. The programmable unit stores personal settings for automatic retrieval each time the computer is powered up. Designed to be plug-and-play for any computer with PS/2 or USB connection, the device features two switch input jack

Cruiser Anatomic (Models Cx12, Cx14, Cx16, & Cx18)

Cruiser Anatomic is a manual wheelchair designed for use by children or adults with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. This chair is available in standard and transit (bus/van tie-down) models. FRAME (HxLxW): Model CX12 is 36.5 x 44.5 x 21 inches, model CX14 is 36 x 36 x 23 inches, model CX16 is 37.5 x 39.5 x 26 inches, and model CX18 is 38 x 40 x 28 inches. Folded dimensions are 14 x 46 x 13 inches for model CX12, 14 x 46.5 x 14 inches for model CX14

Cruiser Ready

The Cruiser Ready is a child transport chair fitted with a range of positioning options. FRAME: Folding frame with reversible push handles available in the same sizes as the standard Curisers (see separate entry). This chair is available with or without tie-down brackets. SEAT: The seat is depth adjustable and the back-to-seat angle is adjustable. A reinforced seat with a canopy, headwings, trunk support, hip abductor, and padded shoulder straps with covers is standard. ARMRESTS: Padded armrests

Crystal Clear Switch

The Crystal Clear Switch is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. This round switch can be activated with the slightest pressure anyone on the surface. A clear screw-off top enables pictures or words to be mounted on the switch surface for cueing.

Crystal Drop Balls

Crystal Drop is a balance training device designed for use with individuals with physical and neurological disabilities. These inflatable balls may be sat upon, bounced, caught, etc. DIMENSIONS: Available in 50, 70, and 90 centimeters in diameter. COLOR: Clear

Cuddlebug

The CuddleBug is a stroller designed for use with children with mobility, neurological, or severe physical disabilities. This stroller offers tilt, full recline, and hi/lo capabilities and accepts two seating modules to accommodate growth. The unit folds for transportation and storage without removing the seating module. The unit offers 5 to 30 degrees of adjustable tilt and 90 to 160 degrees of adjustable recline. Standard features include a height-adjustable push handle; a padded seat insert w

Cue That Word!

Cue That Word! is a cued speech auditory-visual sign language training program designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Beginning cuers learn to cue and cue-read, using all hand shapes and locations with over 200 colorfully-illustrated simple words. Cues can be viewed in speed-adjustable animation or in real-time video. The user can choose whether to practice words grouped by vowels or subjects, and whether to play in "learn" or "game" mode. In the Cue-Reading Game, playe

Cunningham Urinary Incontinence Clamp

Male urinary incontinence clamp. Rubber covered, malleable metal frame. Four sizes: large, regular, juvenile, infant. Ratchet type (large, regular) or button/eyelet (juvenile, infant) closure system. Properly adjusted frame and built-in ridge on lower frame bar act together to concentrate pressure on urethra.

Curved Walking Board (Model W6863), Straight Walking Board (Model W30480), & Class-Sized Walking Board (Model W8987)

The Walking Boards are balance beams designed for use with children with mobility and balance disabilities. These sets include plastic peieces with no-slip walking surfaces that attach to one another in a variety of configurations. The Curved Walking Board, model W6863, includes 10 curved pieces that can be connected to form a serpentine path or a gentle S-curve. The Straight Walking Board, model W30480 includes 10 straight pieces. The Class-Sized Walking Board, model W8987, includes 20 curved a

Custom Bicycle Handle Bars

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To create customized bicycle handle bars for a child with her right arm approximately 3 inches shorter than her left arm and limited use of her right hand. The gear shift and rear break were moved from the right to the left handlebar. Then on the right handlebar a three-inch extension was built. At the top of that extension is a small ball and a padded platform on a swivel providing wrist support and assistance in gripping. TITLE: Custom Bicycle Handle Bars Stander. W

Custom Chair

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To accommodate a child's disabilities to improve upper body range of motion and overall independence. The chair was built to the style of a supplied model. Features include a slightly reclined back, side panels, a drop-away pommel at the front of the seat plate, provision for fitting a pelvic positioning belt, and a footplate with footcups. TITLE: Successful Projects in Brief: Chair for Boy in Special School. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Vol 23 no 1, Autumn 2003: p.19

Custom Child's Prothesis

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a custom prosthetic leg extension for a child with proximal femoral focal deficiency (PFFD). A 5-year-old boy with one leg significantly shorter than the other due to PFFD received a new prosthetic extension designed specifically for him. The boy's traditional prosthesis makes his legs the same length but does not aid in the boy's mobility. The leg created by engineering students at Purdue University uses an innovative gearbox design to

Custom-Built Child's Bed

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a safe bed for a child with cerebral palsy, developmental disabilities, and vision and hearing impairments at a comfortable height for care givers. The standard-sized twin bed has a raised base and heavy-duty pine posts that support fixed rails on three sides. The rails on the fourth side slide up and down, with the weight taken on counterbalanced springs similar to those on a window sash. The rail is held in the raised position with bolts and a covered cat

Customized Double Sized Bed

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a customized bed for children with multiple disabilities. The customized bed was created for twin boys who have multiple disabilities including cerebral palsy, epilepsy, developmental delays, and vision and hearing disabilities. Caregivers wanted the two boys to be able to have shared sleeping arrangements due to the therapeutic benefits seen as a result of the boys' emotional bond. Additionally, the customized bed was to be placed in a family room rather t

Customized Four-Wheel Bike

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide mobility for a child with Ullrich congenital muscular dystrophy. Although the child has a wheelchair, it proved difficult to maneuver in the house and did not provide any lower extremity exercise. It was discovered that a four-wheeled bike without pedals worked well for him, allowing him to propel the bike with his feet. However, commercially-available models were not strong enough for daily mobility use, so a custom model was built. The forks and handlebar

Cut-Out Table And Foot Support

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a child with multiple disabilities with a work and play surface. Using an existing round table as a base, a removable square tabletop with a cut out in the center of each side was designed to be clamped on. Made of 18-millimeter (mm) thick MDF, the corners of the top were rounded and wooden cleats were fitted under each of the four sides. The cleats are turned and locked with T-bolts to secure the square top to the table. A platform of 9-millimeter plywood

Cut-Up Textbook, Looseleaf Reader.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Improve ability to independently turn the pages of a book, and keep the book open to the correct page when an individual has poor hand function. Recommends cutting a book from its binding and inserting the pages, hole punched into a looseleaf binder. Book can then be clamped tightly to a heavy bookstand with large clips. If needed, the stand could be clamped to the table. Pages may be turned more easily by using a pencil to which a piece of rubber spon

Cutting Edge Communication Board

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: The “Cutting Edge” Communication Board Display is a handy way to store and/or use communication symbols. It is designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities.

Cylinder Chair.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Chair with cylindrical back and sides to provide support for the trunk and encourage the child' s shoulders forward. Chair made with wood and a cardboard cylinder. Lists materials needed and provides instructions for constructing the chair, which can be made with a removable pommel. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Hartrick, J TITLE: Equipment to Make: A Guide for Parents with a Child who has a Physical Disability REF: Melbourne, Australia: Health

Cylinder Chair.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Cylinder chair to provide support for the child, especially for a child with cerebral palsy; the back prevents the child from falling backwards when bringing the hand toward the mouth. Chair cut from cylinder of thick reinforced cardboard with a thick disk of the same material as a seat. The chair can be padded with foam and covered with a washable material. Includes drawings. SKILLS REQUIRED: Assembly. AUTHOR: Finnie, N R TITLE: Handling the Young Cer

Cymouse

Cymouse is a head operated video game controller designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This control unit allows the user to reassign key functions to slight head motions. It is a five-axis game controller that can be manipulated with the user's head. The unit does not replace the mouse, but can be used as a supplement, giving the user more control over the game. It uses infrared light and math to determine the user's head posi

D.I.Y. Scalextric

***Do It Yourself*** D.I.Y. Scalextric is race track game designed for children with limited fine motor, upper extremity strength and grasping abilities due to cerebral palsy, brain injuries, or surgery. It allows the activity to be activated by switch. Materials: Chaserz racing game; 2x 3.5 millimeter mono headphone socket. Thin wire (e.g 7strand 0.2millimeter). Soldering iron (15 to 30 Watt power). Thin solder. Soldering flux. Desoldering braid. Cordless drill with 2 drill bits (1x ¼ inch; 1x

D.I.Y. Toy Bar/Gym

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To allow children with cortical blindness MATERIALS USED: 2 right angles, 3 opening 1 inch diameter “T” connectors, 4 right angles, 2 opening 1 inch diameter “elbow” connectors, 4 right angles, 3 opening 1 inch diameter “corner” connectors, Nine 2 foot long pieces of 1 inch diameter PVC piping**, Four 1 foot long pieces of 1 inch diameter PVC piping**, Elastic bands (typical white elastic bands, found at fabric and arts & crafts stores), Toy rings,

D.I.Y. Tumbler

***Do It Yourself*** D.I.Y. Tumbler is a remote control car. This modification allows users with limited fine motor, strength, and grasping abilities use a switch to activate the small buttons on the remote control base. Materials: Tumbler Remote Control Car with 2 button controller; 2x 3.5 millimeters headphone socket. Thin wire (e.g 7strand 0.2 millimeters). Soldering iron (15 to 30 Watt power). Thin solder. Soldering flux. Desoldering braid. Cordless drill with drill bit 6 (1/4 inch). Knife o

D.I.Y. Tumbler In The Dark

***Do It Yourself*** D.I.Y. Tumbler in the Dark is a remote control car adapted for individuals with a sight impairment. Materials: Light sticks Electroluminescent Wire:"El' Wire" is cool flexible light, much like Neon only in the form of plastic wire. It can be wrapped around anything. Step 1: Attach 4 inch glow sticks to the roof of the car. Use small 1.1/2 inch glow sticks in the wheel holes. Step 2: Where fixing glow sticks in the wheels, ensure that they do not touch the car's chassis when

Daily Communicator Communication Notebook & Intermediate Size Daily Communicator Communication Notebook

The Daily Communicator Communication Notebook and the Intermediate Size Daily Communicator Notebook are communication books designed for use by children and adults with speech and communication disabilities. Available in English or Spanish, these communication books are intended for use by individuals who can read at word level. The ring binders include categorized lists with tabs printed on card stock. Categories include personal information, about me, family, medical information, medication sc

Dale Catheter Tube Holder

The Dale Catheter Tube Holder may be used for most urinary catheterization procedures, including traction after transurethral prostatectomy and for retention of tubes on abdomens. The catheter locking device stabilizes urinary drainage tubes without tape and prevents "floating" effect to reduce meatal irritation. The holder is constructed of woven stretch material lined with absorbent and hypoallergic, Helanca nylon. The Velcro closure allows for adjustability and a secure fit without restricti

Dalmation (Model 512)

The Dalmatian, model 512, is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. When a connected capability switch (not included) is activated the puppy barks and wags its tail. POWER: Requires capability switch and 2 AA batteries. DIMENSIONS (HXL): 6 x 7.5 inches. WEIGHT: 1 pound. COLOR: White with black polka dots.

Dalmation Treats

Dalmation Treats is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use with children with fine motor or perceptual disabilities. Designed for one to six players, this easy-to-understand game requires players to throw a die to determine how many spots they receive to place on their laminated dalmation mats. The object is to cover the dalmation with spots. Players pick up the spots, strengthening fine motor and grasping skills. The set includes six laminated mats, 180 playing pieces, and dice.

Dance Beat Drum (Model 4412)

The Dance Beat Drum, model 4412, is a sensory integration activity designed for children with physical, cognitive, neurological, and visual disabilities. This see-through drum has lights, three large buttons with musical symbols to select three rhythmic modes, a switch to select from four different activity modes, and an on/off switch. In "drum" mode, children can tap out any rhythm and watch as fascinating light patterns appear on the top of the toy. In "funny" mode, Dance Beat Drum makes six r

Dancing Taxi

Dancing Taxi is designed for use by children with cognitive and learning disabilities, limited upper and extremity coordination and strength as a result of cerebral palsy, stroke, traumatic brain injury or developmental delays.  Dancing Taxi has bump and go action when you activate your capability switch. It makes car sounds, plays upbeat music and displays bright lights on the wheels. 

Dasher Car (Model 8009)

The Dasher Car, model 8009, is a remote control operated toy designed for use by children with fine motor or upper extremity disabilities. Using the adapted remote control, the user can make this toy car perform stunts, 360-degree front axle spins, and wheelies accentuated by bright multicolor flashing lights. This toy is intended to increase visual attention. POWER: The car uses 3 AA batteries; the remote requires 2 AA batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): Car - 3 x 6 x 4 inches; remote - 1.75 x 10 x

Days Sequence

Days Sequence is a personal skills and independent living skill tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to teach a child the sequence of the days of week. The app is organized into multiple "Learn and Play" sections. Each section includes a "Learn" part and a "Play" part. A picture showing a day of the week in the corre

Dazzle

Dazzle is a drawing and painting program designed for use with cognitive and upper extremity disabilities. Customozable to meet the user's needs and accessible by mouse or touch screen, the program features a configurable tool. The program can also be set to create only simple paintings if desired. Feature and effects buttons can also be added to the tool bar for more detailed creations. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers equipped with Windows.

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.

Delay Timer.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Delay timer allows switch to stay on for one to eleven seconds even if the switch is only activated briefly. A simple electronic circuit is constructed on a micro miniature prepunched perfboard and placed into a small box. Twenty-two gauge stranded wire is arranged on the perfboard and soldered into place. Resistors, 9 volt battery, electrolytic capacitor, audio transistor, potentiometer and mini relays are also soldered into place. The circuit board i

Deltasand

DeltaSand is a sand water table designed for use by children with fine motor, upper extremity, or cognitive disabilities. This non-tox, allergen- and latex-free sand acts and feels like wet sand molds like dough and is reusable and does not dry out. The sand is available in a set with two pounds of sand and an inflatable, high-sided tray which serves as a worksurface and carrying case or in a starter kit with two pounds of sand, the tray, six molds, and two carving tools. The tray has a clear sl

Deluxe 2-Speed Vibrator Kit (Model 4120)

The deluxe 2-Speed Vibrator Kit, model 4120, is a massager designed to provise sensory stimulation for individuals with a physical disability. It has a choice of two speeds and comes with six interchangable heads. The silent electric motor is not a distraction to tactile activity and the compact size makes it easy for children to handle. On low speed it produces 60 Hz and about 2.5mm amplitudea, while on high speed it produces 120 Hz and about 1 mm amplitude. GUARANTEE: One full year from shippi

Deluxe Banking Program

The Deluxe Banking Program is a money management training system designed for use with individuals with learning and other cognitive disabilities. This program covers every aspect of maintaining a checking account: deposits, personal checks, check registers, ATM/Debit cards, personal identification numbers (PIN), and monthly statements. The complete set includes 50 short stories for writing checks and 25 other real-life transactions, 150 reproducible worksheets and instructions in a teacher's bi

Deluxe Beanbags & Activities Set

The Deluxe BeanBags & Activities Set is a bean bag game set designed for use by individuals with coordination, perceptual, upper extremity gross motor, or fine motor disabilities. This set includes 12 canvas bean bags filled with five ounces of clean aquarium gravel, a storage box, and instructions for more than 50 activities. DIMENSIONS Each bag is 2.75 x 4.5 inches. COLOR: Three red, three blue, three yellow, and three green bags.

Deluxe Bowling Ball Pusher

The Deluxe Bowling Ball Pusher is designed for use by individuals with limited strength or mobility. This steel and aluminum device may be used from a standing position or from a wheelchair and consists of a long padded handle attached to jaws that grip the ball; caps on the tips of the jaw protect the floor from scratches. The handle extends for use and can be shortened for storage and transport. DIMENSIONS: Adjusts from 38 to 54 inches long. WEIGHT: 4 pounds.

Deluxe Child Wheeled Walker (Model 1763)

The Deluxe Child Wheeled Walker, model 1763, is a multi-purpose designed for use by children two to eight years old with mobility disabilities. This walker can be used in a walking or seated position. Features include a padded body ring that opens in the rear for easy entry and exit. The entire unit disassembles for transport and storage. DIMENSIONS: Height adjustable from 15 to 23 inches. The removable saddle seat adjusts from 10 to 18 inches from the floor. The inside diameter is 9.5 inches, a

Deluxe Fatwheels (Models Tw1612, Tw2012, & Tw24612)

Deluxe FatWheels are bicycle support wheels designed for use by children or adults with balance disabilities. The wheels are made of high impact polypropylene with heavy-duty cartridge bearings and inflatable rubber tires and tubes. All models are available with Standard or Large size chain stays. SIZES: Model TW1612 fits 16- or 18-inch bikes; model TW2012 fits 20-inch bikes; and model TW24612 fits 24- or 26-inch bikes. DIMENSIONS: 12.5-inch wheels and 3/8-inch axles. CAPACITY: 80 pounds for mod

Deluxe Folding Walker (Models 2130, 2135, Dme 17)

Folding adjustable height walker. Anodized aluminum tubing with angled front legs for security, double tube cross brace with epoxy coating, side leg safety braces. Over toilet design. Height adjusts in 1 inch increments. Dual safety release pins allow each side to be folded independently, activated by depressing knob at top of safety release pin and pulling toward front brace. Folds flat. Adult size: Adjustable height 32 to 36 inches, width at base 24 inches, width between grips 16 1/2 inches, d

Deluxe Lacing & Tracing Set

The Deluxe Lacing & Tracing Set is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use by children with fine motor and neurological disabilities. The activity reinforces fine-motor skills, provides tactile stimulation and sequencing practice by lacing or tracing the colored shapes. The set of three kits includes: Lacing & Tracing Kids with eight kids and a bus; Lacing & Tracing Goldilocks with Goldilocks, three bears, one house, one bed, one chair, and one bowl; and Lacing & Trac

Deluxe Pediatric Shower / Commode Chair (Model 350)

The Deluxe Pediatric Shower/Commode Chair, model 350, is a child caster shower commode designed for use by children with physical disabilities. Constructed of durable, furniture-grade PVC tubing shaped to eliminate sharp corners, the commode features a hinged seat with four interlocking seat supports, a wide wheel-base, a removable back made of vinyl coated polyester mesh, a detachable 7.5 quart pail, a footrest, and a safety belt. OPTIONS: Privacy skirt; open front toilet seat; removable padded

Deluxe Steer & Stroll Trike

The Deluxe Steer & Stroll Tricycle is a child's tricycle designed for use by children with lower extremity or mobility disabilities. Designed for children two to five years of age, this tricycle has a rear push handle and an internal geared steering feature that enables an adult to turn the front wheel with push handle. Freewheeling pedals allow the rider to coast while an adult pushes. When the stroller-style handle is no longer required, it can be removed. Other features include an oversi

Deluxe Turtle Therapy System (Models 2882 & 2883S )

The Deluxe Turtle Therapy System, model 2882. and 2883S is a complete system designed for vestibular stimulation and sensory integration therapy. The system, model 2882, consists of the Turtle dome, a padded scooter, T-stool leg attachment, net swing with rope and ascender, therapy record booklet, and complete Turtle Methods Manual. All components of the systems fit into the Turtle dome for storage. Model 2883S includes the padded scooter and T-stool leg attachment only.

Deluxe Ups Walker (Model 2105)

Walker, adjustable height. Heavy wall anodized aluminum tubing, secured with aircraft rivets. Nonskid reinforced rubber tips, rubber handgrips. Adult size: adjustable height 32 to 36 inches, width 23 inches, depth 20 1/2 inches. Youth size: adjustable height 28 to 32 inches, width 22 inches, depth 19 inches. Weight 4 pounds.

Denim Lockout Suit (Models 771, 772 & 773)

The Denim LockOut Suit, models 771, 772 and 773, is a child’s jumper designed for use by children with incontinence, who have difficulty dressing, or who are prone to undress themselves. It features a 22-inch back zipper with a tab across the top. This denim suit has a pocket on the chest and has short sleeves and short legs (long legs are available). It also has a ribbed neck and elastic at the waist. The Denim LockOut Suit is designed so that a diaper may be changed without taking the entire s

Design-Your-Own Board (Model R0403)

Design-Your-Own Board, model R0403, is a communication board designed to be personalized for individuals with communication disabilities. This board features a keyboard-style letter board on one side and a blank face on the other, enabling the user or a therapist to utilize his or her perferred communication picture set (not included). The durable plastic board has rounded corners.

Design-Your-Own Board With Sticker Set (Model R0404)

Design-Your-Own Board with Sticker Set, model R0404, is a communication board designed to be personalized for individuals with communication disabilities. This board features a keyboard-style letter board on one side and a blank face on the other, enabling the user or a therapist to design a custom display using the two sets of 588 reusable WordWise Stickers (see also separate entry). The durable plastic board has rounded corners.

Desk Quarium (Model 3282)

The Desk Quarium, model 3282, is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This illuminated unit features brightly-colored swimming fish. Activating a connected capability switch (not included)causes the fish to swim about in the mini aquarium. The unit also works by placing pens and pencils in the upper cup on the touch sensor. POWER: Uses 2 AA batteries. DIMENSIONS: 5.25 x 4.5 x 4.5 inches.

Desktop Desk

The Desktop Desk is an adapted desk or table adapter designed for use by individuals with fine motor, orthopedic, or mobility disabilities. Placed on top of a table or other table-like surface, this lightweight, portable unit provides a large, stable writing surface with adjustable heights and angles. The unit's clear plastic, removable and erasable writing surface allows for templates to be used in writing practice or for tracing art. An accessory tray attaches to either side of the unit and pr

Detroit Tests Of Learning Aptitude-Primary, Third Edition (Dtla-P:3)

The Detroit Tests of Learning Aptitude-Primary, Third Edition (DTLA-P:3) is an assessment designed for use in evaluating individuals with learning disabilities or cognitive developmental disabilities. This individually administered measure of abilities and deficiencies comprises six subtests, measuring cognitive ability in areas such as language, attention, and motor abilities. It provides standard scores, percentile ranks, age equivalents, composite scores, a total score, and a general mental a

Developmental Pull-Up Bar

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Designed to allow children to work on developing their upper body strength with a pull-up bar. This pull-up bar takes gravity out of the equation by allowing the student to practice the same motion using a scooter and choices for difficulty. The child or teacher can select which height is best for the attempt. Children grab on to the bar while placing their bodies on the scooter (long scooters are easier than short scooters) and they pull up and relea

Developmental Scooter (Model 1470)

The Developmental Scooter, model 1470, is a hand propelled scooter that allows a child with mobility or neurological disabilities to move in a prone position. Constructed of 3/4 inch plywood with padding. The padding gradually increases to 9 inches thick under chest area, elevating head and shoulders. Covered in washable vinyl coated nylon. Rolls on four 2 inch diameter casters. Front casters swivel 360 degrees. Includes safety straps and rope for pulling. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 43 x 16 inches.

Diagnostic Report Writer

Diagnostic Report Writer is a student report writing program designed to produce reports on children with communication disorders. The program solicits answers to multiple choice and fill-in-the-blank questions. These answers are used to produce three-page detailed diagnostic reports. COMPATIBILITY: For use on Apple IIc, Apple IIe, Apple IIGS, and IBM PC computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: A printer is required.

Diaper Doublers

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.

Dice With Holes & Cones

The Dice with Holes & Cones are eye hand coordination activities designed for use with children with physical and neurological disabilities. Each die surface features cones or holes that can be pushed in or pulled out. Each die also has sound. The two larger dice have handles for holding and carrying. The small and medium dice include a zippered vinyl storage bags. SIZES: Small and medium. DIMENSIONS: The small die is 4 x 4 inches and the medium is 8 x 8 inches. COLOR: Multi-colored.

Dictionary Of Braille Problem Words

The Dictionary of Braille Problem Words is a Braille book designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This volume identifies words that may be ambiguous or have other problems when written in contracted Grade 2 Braille. It is published in Twin Vision format with adjacent pages of ink-print and Braille, making it possible for sighted teachers and parents to use the dictionary together with students. It comes in two volumes, A-L and M-Z.

Digital Time - Lite

Digital Time – Lite is a time skills tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad or Android device to teach a child to identify time on a digital clock. The app is organized into multiple "Learn and Play" sections, each of which has a "Learn" part and a "Play" part. In each "Learn" portion, the child is shown pictures of vario

Dino Bubbles

Dino Bubbles, model TT206, is an exhalation therapy toy designed for children who have had a tracheostomy. The plastic dinosaur bubble bottle necklace hangs on a 28-inch cord and comes with non-toxic bubbles and wand. COLOR: Assorted neon colors.

Dino Math Tracks Game

The Dino Math Tracks Game is a math skills game designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. This game reinforces counting, addition, substraction, and place value skills. Players roll a four-digit number and then move their dinosaur species to the appropriate ones, tens, hundreds, and thousand places. Math problem-solving cards add an additional level of challenge. The game is designed for two to four players and includes the game board, 16 dinosaur pieces, a cards, and a number di

Dino Skin Foam Bowling Ball (Model W7880)

The Dino Skin Foam Bowling Ball, model W7880, is a modified bowling ball designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. Pre-drilled for both large and small hands, this regulation-sized coated foam ball gives when gripped. This ball is weighted for ease in gripping and rolling. WEIGHT: One pound.

Dino Whistle

The Dino Whistle, model TT207, is a green plastic dinosaur whistle on a 28- inch purple cord designed for exhalation therapy for children who have had a tracheostomy.

Dino Wind-Up Toy

The Dino Wind-up Toy, model TT211, is a plastic toy in the shape of a dinosaur designed to assist in distraction and play therapy for children who have had a tracheostomy. DIMENSIONS: 5 inches high. COLOR: Orange, blue, and pink.

Dino-Games

DINO-GAMES are academic tutorial programs designed for individuals with a learning disability. DINO-DOT is a collection of sot-to-sot games which enhance number concepts, counting, sequencing skills, and spacial perception. Games can be selected using patterns of three, six, nine or twelve dots. The mode of play, difficulty level, auditory feedback and scan speed can be controlled manually. DINO-FIND is a game of concentration that stimulates memory and pattern recognition and provides scanning

Dinosaur Game

The Dinosaur Game is a pre-reading tutorial program and a cognitive skills tutorial program for one to four players, ages 3 to 5 years, designed to teach children the concepts of sequencing, turn taking, and color identification. The computer game uses a game board format with single-switch operation. The first press of the switch spins the spinner to randomly select the color square to which the player's dinosaur progresses. Subsequent switch presses move the dinosaur, thus racing the others ho

Disc O' Sit

The Disc O' Sit is a balance training device designed for use with children with neurological, cognitive, and balance disabilities. This dynamic PVC vinyl cushion is inflatable by mouth and offers active sitting and offers range of motion and sensory input. This cushion can also be used for seated or standing balance practice. DIMENSION: 15 inches in diameter.

Disc O' Sit Junior

The Disc O' Sit is a balance training device designed for use with children with neurological, cognitive, and balance disabilities. This dynamic PVC vinyl cushion is inflatable by mouth and offers active sitting and offers range of motion and sensory input. This cushion can also be used for seated or standing balance practice. The surface is covered with flat bumps for sensory input and traction. DIMENSION: 12 inches in diameter.

Disc-O-Bocce

Disc-O-Bocce is a motor planning skill activity designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, mobility, balance, or neurological disabilities.This set of 12 large discs has a variety of uses: the discs can be tossed on the ground and users can step on them to follow their path, tossed with the intent of hitting another disc of the same color, tossed in a game of floor tic-tac-toe. A storage box with carrying handle is included.

Disco

Disco is a cause and effect training program designed for use by individuals with cognitive, learning, or communiction disabilities. It is intended to amuse users while developing switch skills and the understanding of cause and effect. The images and animations in the program are specifically chosen for older children, adolescents, and adults. The activity level ranges from a single press to gain an animated reward, to many key presses to build up a scene. COMPATIBILITY: For use with IBM or com

Disco Bus (Model 1431)

The Disco Bus, model 1431, is a switch-operated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. It is designed to increase a child's visual attention. This toy double-decker bus connects to an external switch (not included), such as a capability switch, through a .125-inch jack. Once the switch is activated, it moves about and plays music while flashing its colorful LED lights. POWER: Uses 3 AA batteries (not included). DIMENSIONS (HxL

Discount Diaper

Adult disposable diaper. Tape tabs. Fits waist to 58 inches. Also available in infant, youth, small, medium and large .

Discover:board

The Discover:Board is a keyboard interface designed for use by children and adults with upper extremity, visual, or cognitive disabilities. This voice output keyboard speaks letters, words, or sentences to provide auditory feedback and can be used with such applications as ClarisWorks, Co:Writer, Write:OutLoud, Speaking Dynamically, and the Internet. The set includes the large membrane keyboard, four keyboard overlays, overlay creation software, support for a variety of programs, text entry capa

Discover:kenx

Discover:Kenx (pronounced "connects") is a keyboard interface designed to enable individuals with upper extremity, severe physical, or cognitive disabilities to access a computer using a choice of methods other than a standard keyboard. This device plugs directly into the keyboard port and enables customization for multiple users; the system remembers user preferences and automatically selects the appropriate set-ups. For example, one or two switches can be connected for scanning access, Key La

Discover:screen

Discover:Screen is an on screen keyboard program designed for use by individuals who cannot access a standard keyboard. This voice-output program provides point-and-click access to keyboard letters, whole words, and communication phrases. This keyboard has choices for entering text, talking phrases, and options for performing macros. The package includes ready-made files that match popular programs, as well as text entry, number pad, training files, talking files, a 500-image graphic library, an

Discover:switch

The Discover:Switch is a single-switch keyboard modification and on-screen keyboard program designed to enable children with physical disabilities to access popular educational software. The voice-output switch enables students to use educational software, send e-mail, and operate multimedia programs. The switch includes all necessary software to enable it to display and speak a standard keyboard layout or to display and speak words, phrases, or sentences displayed in a keyboard-style matrix. Wi

Discovery Ball

The Discovery Ball is a toy designed for use by children with cognitive, vision, or fine motor disabilities. Children press any letter on the ball to hear the letter name, letter sound, or one of 26 classic tunes. Spinnning or rolling the ball plays the "ABC" song or one of three other melodies, while twinkling lights flash to the beat. The music stops when the ball stops, encouraging the child to spin or roll again and again. Infants can spin the Discovery Ball in its base; older children can d

Discovery Bike

The Discovery Bike is a three wheeled leg propelled cycle designed for use by children with lower extremity, neurological, or balance disabilities. This bike is fully adjustable and has independently adjustable handlebars and post. The pedals automatically move when the bike is moved, assisting new riders in learning the proper reciprocal leg movements and the bike can be pedaled forward and backward. Standard features include locking hand brakes, foot straps on the pedals, a low-backed seat, an

Discovery Bike Wide Glide

The Discovery Bike Wide Glide is a three wheeled leg propelled cycle with a wide wheel base designed for use by children with lower extremity, neurological, or balance disabilities. This bike is fully adjustable and has independently adjustable handlebars and post. The pedals automatically move when the bike is moved, assisting new riders in learning the proper reciprocal leg movements and the bike can be pedaled forward and backward. Standard features include locking hand brakes, foot straps on

Discovery Puzzle Cube (Model 1582)

The Discovery Puzzle Cube, model 1582, is a tote-along puzzle cube with large pieces designed to teach beginning matching skills to children with physical, cognitive, or neurological disabilities. The toy is a plastic cube equipped with a handle and with a different activity on each side. The child must mix-and-match animal shapes, numbers, faces, and patterns to form complete pictures. This can be done by simply sliding the puzzle pieces up, down, and sideways. COLOR: This puzzle cube is white

Discovery Series (Models Dcp 12 Rs, Dcp 16, & Dcp 16 Wg)

The Discovery Series are child or junior tricycles designed for use by children and adolescents with mobility or neurological disabilities. The DCP 12 RS tricycle features direct drive and low gear ratios for smoother pedaling motion. A limited front-wheel turning radius, wide wheelbase, and low center of gravity aid in safety and stability. The seat and upright handlebar height are adjustable, and the handlebar can be moved out of the way for dismounting. The seat is available in low- and high-

Dish It Up!

Dish It Up is an independent living skills program designed for use with children with learning and cognitive disabilities. This restaurant-based game-style program requires players to match cards to pictures on guest checks to earn tips. The one who earns five dollars wins.

Dissolving Stent

Dissolving Stent is a bioabsorbable stent designed to treat obstructions in blood vessels of pediatric patients that provides the benefit of stenting and removes the risks associated with a permanent implant (i.e., the need to re-intervene and the long term clinical management of the patient). The development of a bioabsorbable stent system for the treatment of PAS represents a shift in modification of adult product for use in pediatrics to development of a novel system specifically designed for

Divide N Play

Divide N Play is a math skills tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad or Android device to teach a child division skills. The user can set the time and question type (in numbers or as a word problem) before each game play session. The question is shown at the top of the screen with a voice prompt, and the correct answer a

DIY Bath Chair

DIY Bath Chair is designed for use by children with limited mobility and postural control during bathing activities. This chair supports the child in a sitting or reclining position.

DIY Go Baby Go - Joystick controlled powered device

Go Baby Go - Joystick controlled powered device is designed for use by children with limited physical mobility as a result of spinal bifida, cerebral palsy, or stroke. It allows children to experience independent movement through a modified toy off the shelf.  

DIY Scooter Board

An adapted scooter board is designed for children with limited mobility as result of a congenital amputation, cerebral palsy, or neurological impairments.  This scooter board is an upholstered board with casters that can be used to help children move.  If a child is unable to walk or crawl independently, he or she might be able to push against the ground and propel themselves forward.  This allows the child to explore their environment at their own pace and see the things they want to see, rathe

DIY Switch Air-Surfer

DIY Switch Air-Surfer is designed to assist individual with limited mobility and fine motor coordination due to cerebral palsy, stroke, and brain injuries participate in recreational play by using a switch to fly the model plane. Materials 1x "Air-Surfer". 2x 3.5 millimeter mono headphone socket. Thin wire (e.g 7strand 0.2 millimeter). Shrink-wrap. Soldering iron (15 to 30 Watt power). Thin solder. Soldering flux. Desoldering braid. Cordless drill with 1x 1/4 drill bit. Knife or wire strippers.

DIY Weigthed Glove

DIY Weighted Glove is designed to provide additional sensory input to the hand for children who need the extra input to be more aware of the position of their hand. Material: Hook and loop strap (i.e. Velcro), washers, a mitten/glove (the author purchased the gloves from Target).

Dizzy Disc

Dizzy Disc is a balance training device designed for use with children with balance or neurological disabilities. This three-dimensional toy features a spinning top disc that allows children to lie down, sit, kneel, or stand while spinning to improve balance and coordination. The angle of the disc can be changed to adjust the level of difficulty; the greater the slope, the greater the challenge of maintaining balance. DIMENSIONS: The disc is 16 inches in diameter, and the base is 18 inches in di

Dodge Discs (Model 7376)

Dodge Discs, model 7376, is a battery-operated toy designed for use by children with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. This toy comes with 40 discs, a launcher, a metallic paddle or handle, and a speed adjustment control device. The user loads 10 discs and pushes down on the metallic paddle or grasps the black handle. The discs then shoot across the room. The launcher is on a lazy Susan to allow more aim control, and the speed adjustment device controls how fast the discs are rele

Dog On Skate (Model 3908)

The Dog on Skate, model 3908, is a battery-operated toy designed for use by children with severe physical disabilities. Squeezing a designated spot on the dog's paw plays music and the dog races around on its skateboard for visual tracking. POWER: Uses three AA batteries (not included). DIMENSIONS (HxW): 12 x 5 inches.

Dollar & Cents Software

The Dollars & Cents Software is a money management tutorial program designed to teach basic money concepts to people who have mental retardation or learning disabilities. These three software programs make up Attainment's Dollar and Cents Software Series. The First Money program, Level I, teaches the value of money to beginners and to those who do not read. It teaches money names and the concepts of equal value and what something is worth. Voice prompts and graphic prompts lead students thro

Dollars And Cents Intellikeys Bundle

The Dollars and Cents IntelliKeys Bundle is a money management tutorial program and keytop overlay set designed for use with children and adults with physical and cognitive disabilities. The set includes the First Money, Spending Money, and Making Change programs (see separate entry) from Attainment Company on a Macintosh/Windows CD-ROM and the appropriate IntelliKeys (see separate entry) overlays. COMPATIBILITY: For use on Macintosh or IBM and compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: The Ma

Dolphin Air Mat (Model 1324)

The Dolphin Air Mat, models 1325 and 1326, is an air flotation mattress designed to provide vestibular or proprioceptive stimulation for individuals with a physical disability. It is also good for working with postural adjustments, sensory stimulation, motor planning tasks, weight shifting exercises, equilibrium responses and balance activities. OPTIONS: The Dolphin Tactile Pad, model 1323, is a reversible patchwork pillowcase of four different textures available for $59.00. DIMENSIONS: Uninflat

Dome Alone (Models 69 & 71)

The Dome Alone, models 69 & 71 are switch-operated toys designed for use by children with upper extremity disabilities. Intended to encourage children to reach out, pressing the button switch on top of the dome causes the bright, confetti-like objects inside the dome to spin and jump with music. Both devices come with an on/off switch and volume control. Model 69 requires a capability switch (not included); model 71 comes complete with a built-in switch. Requires 4 C batteries. DIMENSIONS

Dominik

The Dominik is a child's manual wheelchair designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. FRAME: Three different frame lengths are available. The brightly-colored frame is includes push handles and a support roll. It folds compactly for transport and storage. Seat tubes are integrated into the side frame. SEAT: A variety of seat widths and lengths are available in connection with the different frame lengths. The back includes adju

Domino Train

Domino Train is designed for use by children 3-6 years of age with limited fine and gross motor strength and coordination as a result of cerebral palsy, dystonia, or muscular dystrophy. Load the magazine with dominoes, clip it into the top of the train, and connect a switch (any 3.5 millimeter switch). Press the switch to make the train chug along, sound its bell and stand all the dominoes behind it in a line - perfect for knocking down the dominoes. Domino Train comes with 2 x AA batteries.

Dominoes

Dominoes are designed for use by children who have difficulty grasping or seeing standard small dominoes. These soft, foam-filled dominoes are non-toxic, machine washable, and dryer safe. The set includes 28 pieces and a zippered vinyl storage bag. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 10.5 x 6 inches.

Dominoes.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Dominoes made for various uses: color matching, picture matching, number learning and dominoes with raised dots for visually impaired children. Instructions for making dominoes of wood strip, hardboard or plywood, matchboxes, and wood, split pea and string for the raised dot version. Suggests activities. Includes drawings and photograph. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: McConkey, R; Jeffree, D TITLE: Making Toys for Handicapped Children: A Guide f

Donut Rocker

The Donut Rocker is a pediatric crawling tube designed to be used as a rocker to encourage vestibular stimulation for individuals with neurological disabilities (in particular, pertaining to the eighth cranial nerve). With a velcro-locking system that can separate this tube into two halves, the tube can also be utilized as a bridge or a chair designed to enable postural drainage. It is also possible to construct a curved balance beam. DIMENSIONS: If a balance beam is constructed, the tube is (wi

Doodlebug Insert (Model 1065)

The Doodlebug Insert, model 1065, is a back support cushion designed for use with Kay Kinder Chairs (see separate entry, as well as other positioning chairs and high chairs. This terry cloth covered foam support also reduces the width and depth of the chair, enabling it to be used by smaller children. The cover can be unzipped and remove for washing. COLOR: Red or light blue.

Doodletop Activity Kit

The DoodleTop Activity Kit is a fine motor training kit designed for use by individuals with neurological and fine motor disabilities. This kit includes five DoodleTops (tops with markers through the center that draw while the top spins), a carrying case that doubles as a work surface, a playbook, paper, and 25 game and activity sheets that can be used for both fine motor coordination and motor planning activities for individuals and groups. OPTIONS: Marker refills and DoodleTops are available s

Double Bubble

The Double Bubble is a hand eye coordination and visual tracking activity designed for use with young children with physical, neurological, cognitive, or visual disabilities. This uncomplicated bead maze features a dumbbell-shaped base with one wire track in an arch and the other in a simple spiral, both with large beads to be manipulated. The base has suction cups to secure it to most smooth surfaces. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 8 x 9 inches.

Double Button Folding Walker (Models Pc1767Ys & Pc1789)

The Double Button Folding Walker, models PC1767YS and PC1789, is a folding walker designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. Features include a push button adjustable frame, vinyl hand grips, two front castors, and two rear rubber leg tips. Other features include a raised front crossbar that permits use over a commode. Model PC1767YS is for use by children and Model PC1789 is for use by adults. DIMENSIONS: The height adjusts from 32 inches to 36 inches. The width between hand g

Double Cheek Switch.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Double cheek switch can activate two toys or other devices at the same time teaching the child to discriminate or make choices between two activities. Touch switch rests on child's chest and is tied in place. One loop of a wire coat hanger is placed on either side of the child's head. By moving the head from side to side, the child can activate one switch or the other with the cheek. Includes diagrams. SKILLS REQUIRED: Soldering. AUTHOR: Burkhart, L J

Double Directional Head Switch.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Head operated switch which turns on if head is held upright and off if the head tilts too far forward or back, to encourage a child to keep her/his head in an upright position. Materials include 2 glass mercury switches, 4 feet of 2 conductor, 22 gauge stranded wire, a subminiature size plug, a strip of cardboard, soldering iron, and hot melt glue with applicator gun. Describes and diagrams construction of the switch. The switch may be attatched to the

Double Switch Box.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Device to permit two switches to be hooked up to a single toy or tape player so that a child has to do two things at once to turn it on. Instructions for building a double switch box using a small plastic jewel or watch box, 2 subminiature size jacks, one subminiature size plug, 4 feet of two conductor, 22 gauge stranded wire and 3 inches of single conductor, 22 gauge wire. Includes diagrams. SKILLS REQUIRED: Soldering. Electronics. AUTHOR: Burkhart, L

Double Weight Bearing Switch.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Weight bearing switch consisting of side by side platforms which must by pressed together to activate a toy or tape player, encouraging a child to bear weight evenly on both sides. Describes construction of the switch, which needs 4 pieces of masonite or hardboard 7 by 10 by 1/8 inch, 2 large disposable aluminum cookie sheets, 1 subminiature size plug, 5 feet of conductor, 22 gauge stranded wire, double sided tape, masking tape, foam mounting tape or f

Double-Sided Sensory Brush Ii

The Double-Sided Sensory Brush II is a sensory integration activity designed for use with children with cognitive and neurological disabilities. Designed for use in pressure brushing programs, this brush, also known as the corn brush, is firmer than the Sensory Brush (see separate entry) for sensory input. The same brush is attached to both sides.

Downhill Sit-N-Ski

The Downhill Sit-N-Ski is a snow ski sled designed for children and adults interested in sit-skiing or who have mobility disabilities (paraplegics, quadriplegics, and lower extremity amputees). The hull-style shell with back support helps to properly anchor the skier in the sled with a secure, adaptable mounting for the fabric and foam cushion an adjustable waist belt. These two components aid the skier in maintaining an upright posture and remaining firmly seated in the sled. Machined aluminum

Dr. Peet's Picture / Writer

Dr. Peet's Picture / Writer is an academic tutorial program designed to develop early sight words, encourage simple sentence writing, promote hand/eye computer skills and nurture creativity for children who are developmentally disabled. This program joins writing and reading naturally. It guides first writers in creating simple sentences about things that are interesting to them. They simply click the mouse on pictures of people, clothes, vehicles, food, toys and music. The pictures turn into ta

Draft:builder

Draft:Builder is a word processor program designed for use by individuals with learning disabilities. This organizational tool helps keep the user focused on the writing process by aiding in organizing, sequencing, and integrating information to create a high-quality first draft. This software takes the user through three steps: Outlining/mapping, note taking, and drafting. Outlining and mapping helps build a framework for writing that includes main and supporting ideas. Note taking helps clari

Dragger

Dragger, also called Dragger32, is a mouse emulator program designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, neurological, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. Using the AutoClick feature, mouse clicks can be performed by dwelling. Dwells and switch clicks can be transformed into double clicks, right clicks, or drags. This feature enters a left-button click after the pointer is motionless for a user-defined period of 0.2 to 10 seconds. A single click entered manually or wi

Dragon

The DragonFly is a powered elevating wheelchair designed for indoor or outdoor use by individuals with mobility or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. FRAME: Modular powerbase in a choice of six standard colors. The chair disassembles for transport. CONTROLS: Programmable joystick with a separate controller for the elevator. SEAT: The seat features an elastometric suspension and is custom-made to fit every individual. SEAT ELEVATOR: The powered seat elevator adjusts the height of th

Dragonfly

The Dragonfly is a toy designed for use by children with physical, neurological, and cognitive disabilities. This twistable toy features a posable body and vinyl loop wings for ease in grasping. DIMENSIONS: 9 inches long. COLOR: Purple and green.

Drawstring Pouch

The Drawstring Pouch is a feeding tube holder designed to store the excess length of a feeding tube while the tube is in use by an infant, child or adult with swallowing or eating disabilities. Coiled tubing fits into this nylon mesh bag, and the bag can be pinned to clothing to help prevent accidental tube removal.

Dream Dog Print And Braille Series

The Dream Dog Print and Braille Series is a series of braille books designed for use by children who are blind or have low vision. These picture books come with braille overlays and a companion Sing Along Songs CD/cassette (sold separately) that stimulates key audio and mental senses to expand the storyÆs message. Two titles are available: Jerome's Jam, in which Jazz the Dream Dog helps Jerome overcome sibling jealousy; and Monsters in Your Bed ... Monsters in Your Head, in which Angie meets mon

Dreamscapes Soother

The Dreamscapes Soother is a crib toy designed for use by infants with cognitive or emotional disabilities or who are easily distracted from sleep. Colorful scrolling images follow a story, a calming poem, a contemporary version of "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star," or a lullaby from around the world (African, Irish, Japanese, French or classical). Each selection plays for more than 10 minutes while the night light button provides two minutes of soft light. The Dreamscapes Soother features fully a

Dress Up Moody Bear

Dress Up Moody Bear is a wood puzzle with large pieces designed for use with children with cognitive and neurological disabilities who are learning to express and recognize facial expressions. This puzzle comes in a wooden storage box and features a lid with a recessed form for the bear to be assembled on. The puzzle offers six mix-and-match outfits and six bear faces, each with a different facial expression.

Dress With Detachable Front Panel.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Child's dress with detachable front panel which can be changed without removing the dress, and which enables the dress to be more easily put on or removed. Instructions for constructing a front panel for a child's collarless dress which attaches with buttons, snaps or velcro fasteners. Includes photographs. SKILLS REQUIRED: Sewing. AUTHOR: Kernaleguen, A TITLE: Clothing Designs for the Handicapped REF: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada: University of Alberta P

Dress With Detachable Sleeve.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Child's dress with detachable sleeves which can be changed when soiled without changing the dress. Instructions for adapting a dress so that the sleeves can be attached with buttons or with velcro fasteners. Includes photographs. SKILLS REQUIRED: Sewing. AUTHOR: Kernaleguen, A TITLE: Clothing Designs for the Handicapped REF: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada: University of Alberta Press: p 151-153 NARIC CALL NUMBER: R0866 PAGES (including cover): 4 1978.

Drinking Straw Trainer

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To assist children with severe disabilities in transitioning from bottle feeding to straw drinking. The tip was cut off a pacifier and the pacifier was attached to a cup with a built-in straw. The remainder of the pacifier was kept intact to provide the needed tactile stimulation to aid the child in remembering to suck. MATERIALS: Pacifier and cup with straw. TOOLS: Scissors. SKILLS REQUIRED: Cutting. AUTHOR: Chambers, M. TITLE: Assistive Technology Ideas that W

Drip Bike for Children

Drip Bike is a custom adaptation designed for use by children who are required to be connected to IV (intravenous) line for vital fluids and medication. The designer modified a tricycle to allow the user to ride around while remaining connected to the IV.

Drive Along Play Car (Model 1008)

The Drive Along Play Car, model 1008, is a puzzle with large pieces and a sensory integration activity designed to teach beginning matching skills to children with physical, cognitive, or neurological disabilities. This toy car features a plastic body with an oversized steering wheel on the back and a large key on the top. The horn honks and the windows can be rolled up. The key clicks when turned, and the engine revs when the car is pushed. Other features include a shape sorter in the hood. Whe

Drop Front Or Inner Seam Opening Fleece Pants (Model C121-2)

The Drop Front or Inner Seam Opening Fleece Pants, model C121-2, are children's pants designed for use by children with mobility disabilities, severe physical disabilities, spinal cord injury, or incontinence. These pants come with either a complete inner crotch opening, or a drop front opening from waist to hip on both sides. Drop front openings can be used with urinals and provide space for dressing. The inner seam crotch opening allows for changing of personal needs without undressing or taki

Drumkit

Drumkit is a cause and effect training program designed for use by children with learning, cognitive, or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This music-making software teaches children switch use as they learn to add rhythm to music. Users select a background tune and then add percussion sounds or tune motifs to complement the music. On-screen animation accompanies the music, with new animations appearing when users add drums or other instruments. Many tunes and settings are pre-

Dt Trainer

DT Trainer is an academic tutorial program designed for use by children with autism or cognitive or learning disabilities. This software is designed for independent use by students who are developmentally between the ages of 2 to 9, easily distracted or overloaded, not well self-directed or motivated, have difficulty following directions, require moderate to substantial repetition, and need maintenance of previously learned materials. The software is designed to motivate individuals to perform t

Dual Control Training Scissors

The Dual Control Training Scissors are child's scissors designed for use with children with fine motor disabilities. These scissors have blunt stainless steel blades and hard plastic handles. Available in right- or left-handed models, these scissors have double loops inside each large handle. The child uses the set of loops furthest from the blades, while the adult uses the other set to assist with control or pressure or to provide guidance. DIMENSIONS: 6.5 inches long.

Dual Paddle Youth Size Folding Walker

The Dual Paddle Youth Size Folding Walker is a folding adjustable walker designed for use by children with walking disabilities. The Ergonomic Paddle can be depressed with the palm for folding and unfolding of the walker. The handles "lock-in" when the walker is opened. This walker folds flat for compact storage. OPTIONS: Walker wheel and glide accessories are available. DIMENSION (HxDxW): 25.25 x 16 x 20.5 inches. The height adjusts from 25.25 to 32.75 inches in 1-inch increments. The width be

Duet, The

The Duet is a wheelchair tandem cycle designed to provide recreational transportation for two: a wheelchair user or rider with partial or severe physical disabilities, cognitive or visual disabilities, or a pediatric or geriatric passenger, and a non-disabled cyclist. The engineering of the cycle allows passengers from 20 to 275 pounds to fit comfortably by simple adjustments or by using a combination of matching upholstery accessories, seat cushions, and supports. Larger passengers are as easy

Dukki Shower And Toilet Chair

Adjustable child's chair for personal hygiene. Molded polyethylene. Seat has rounded corners for eliminating dirt collection. Rust proof aluminum base. Height adjustable for easy access to toilet, sink, or table. Tilting seat control up to 60 degrees backwards for shampooing. 5 degree maximum forward tilt. Locking wheels. Interlocking armrest tray and abduction block for positioning. Abduction block directs male's urine flow. Adjustable footrest. Disassembles for traveling. Optional chest, pelvi

Dura-Trikes (Models W5983 & W6295)

Dura-Trikes are child tricycles designed for use by children with mobility disabilities. These trikes feature thick steel frames with rustproof electroplate finishes, a poly cush seat for comfort and back support, spokeless wheels, and solid rubber tires. SIZES: Model W5983 is medium and model W6295 is large. DIMENSIONS: The medium trike has a 12-inch front wheel, a 15.75-inch high seat, and a handlebar height of 25.5 inches. The large trike has a 14-inch front wheel, a seat height of 16.5 inche

Dycem Hippo Play Mat & Dycem Hippo Seat Mat

The Dycem Hippo Play Mat and the Dycem Hippo Seat Mat (sold separtely) are non-slip matting designed for use by children with severe physical or balance disabilities. The hippo-shaped play mat can be used as a placemat, on writing boards, or during play or therapy to prevent elbows, hands, knees, or feet from sliding. Made of Dycem foam, the Hippo Seat Mat can be used in wheelchairs, positioning chairs, and standard chairs to prevent the person in the chair from sliding. DIMENSIONS: Both models

Dycem Tortoise Play Mat

The Dycem Tortoise Play Mat is non-slip matting designed for use by children with severe physical or balance disabilities. The turtle-shaped play mat can be used as a placemat, on writing boards, or during play or therapy to prevent elbows, hands, knees, or feet from sliding. DIMENSIONS: 14 x 10 inches. COLOR: Blue, red, yellow, or forest green.

Dycem Tray Liner

The Dycem Tray Liner is non-slip matting designed to line trays to keep items from sliding or spilling when the tray is tilted. The liner can be cut to fit any size tray. DIMENSIONS: 15 x 10.75 inches. COLOR: Floral, green gingham, or transparent.

Dynasplint Pediatric Units

The DynaSplint Pediatric Units are extension or flexion contracture splints designed to increase joint motion and reduct contracture of the knee, elbow, wrist, or ankle. The brace consists of stainless steel with a velcro-adjustable front and back cuffs. Spring tension force is adjustable from 0 to 1.66 foot pounds (4 pounds of force at the distal end of the unit). Force is controllable with a screw adjustment inside the distal ends of the lower leg or forearm struts. SIZE: The unit will fits ar

E Z Topp (Model 530 To 570)

The EZ Topp is a bib or clothing protector designed for use by individuals with eating, swallowing, or upper extremity disabilities. With three snaps at the back of the neck, these vests go on over the shoulders and have a terry velour front and a waterproof nylon backing. The necks are ribbed. OPTIONS: Back opening. SIZES: Child (model 730), adult (model 740), or extra-large (model 750). DIMENSIONS: Model 730 is 11 x 11 inches, model 740 is 15 x 15 inches, and model 750 is 17 x 32 inches. COLOR

e-NABLE Hand Spidey Sensors

e-NABLE Hand Spidey Sensors are designed for children with congenital limb amputations. It is designed to allow children to reach, grab, and interact within their environment.  

E-Z Ski Universal Walker Skis (Model W604)

The E-Z Ski Universal Walker Skis, model W604, are walker glide tips designed for use on walkers with front wheel attachments. These ski-shaped glides install on the rear legs using the attached adjusting cylinder to improve walker mobility. DIMENSIONS: The adjusting cylinder accommodates 7/8- and one-inch leg shafts. COLOR: White.

E-Z-On Adjustable Vest (Model 103Z)

The E-Z-On Adjustable Vest, model 103Z, is a harness restraint designed for use with children and adults with physical, balance, emotional, or behavioral disabilities. This restraint prevents the wearer from leaving the vehicle seat or wheelchair and provides additional support to keep the wearer in an upright position. Designed to be used in a van, bus, family vehicle, or with a wheelchair, this parachute-style harness comes standard with back zipper closure to prevent the wearer from removing

E-Z-On Modified Vest (Models 101M2 & 101M2/xxs)

The E-Z-On Modified Vest is a body restraint designed to enable children with a spinal injury, body cast, long leg cast, or hip spica to be safely transported in a prone or supine position. This vest restraint features adjustable shoulder straps to accommodate growth or heavier clothing, closure at the chest and waist, and crotch straps to help keep the hip strap positioned over the pelvis. The vest secures to the seat using the existing seat belts, which are threaded through the sides of the ve

E-Z-On Universal Harness (Model 86-Y)

The Universal Harness, model 86-Y, is a harness restraint designed for use with children and adults with physical and balance disabilities. This harness retrofits rear seat automobile lap belt, providing a strap over each shoulder.

E.fix Basic & E.fix Plus

E.fix Basic and E.fix Plus are add-on power units for manual wheelchairs designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. These units come as a solid insert or pneumatic drive wheel system for adult or children's manual wheelchairs. With the electric drive installed, the wheelchair remains foldable and portable. Users can switch from power to manual operation by turning the wheel hubs. The ergonomic joystick controller indicates battery capacity on a back lit liq

Ear Band-It

The Ear Band-It is an ear protector designed to keep water out of the ears of swimmers who have ear tubes. The reversible neoprene headband is worn at or below the hairline and fastens behind the neck with a Velcro closure. OPTIONS: A pair of reusable soft silicone ear plugs is available for use with the headband. SIZES: Small (for children three years of age and younger), medium (for children four to ten years of age), and large (for people ten years of age to adult). COLOR: All sizes are avail

Early & Advanced Switch Games

Early and Advanced Switch Games is a control switch training program designed to provide training in the use of single switches for children with upper extremity disabilities. This program includes 19 games and activities ranging from cause and effect through following directions and matching, and up to using the switch to make a funny face and print it out. Examples of games included are Noises, which provides instant positive reinforcement on switch activation; Build-A-Scene, which adds a part

Early Concepts

Early Concepts is a pre-reading tutorial program, a cognitive skills tutorial program, a training system for matching/sorting/assembly, and a problem solving program designed to teach children, ages 3 to 5 years, the concepts of what is missing from an object, and matching objects. One to four children may participate using single-switch or touchWindow (see separate entry) operation. The scanning speed (time that the cursor remains on a selection waiting for a user to make a selection) may be ad

Early Counting Skills - Autism

Early Counting Skills – Autism is a perceptual training and math skills tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad or an Android device to teach a child to learn counting basic numbers from 1 to 5. The app first displays different amounts of beach balls along with corresponding numbers to illustrate the numbers to the child

Early Emerging Rules: Negation

Early Emerging Rules: Negation is a language tutorial and vocabulary enhancement program designed to train early grammatical constructions and facilitate the transition from single words to word combinations for individuals with developmental, visual, physical or language learning disabilities. The program uses speech, pictures, and animated characters and is intended as a follow-up to the vocabulary training provided by First Words, First Words II, and First Verbs (see entries). The six instruc

Early Emerging Rules: Plurals

Early Emerging Rules: Plurals is a language and vocabulary enhancement tutorial program designed to train early grammatical constructions and facilitate the transition from single words to word combinations for individuals with developmental, visual, physical or language learning disabilities. The program uses speech, pictures, and animated characters and is intended as a follow-up to the vocabulary training provided by First Words, First Words II, and First Verbs (see entries). This program use

Early Emerging Rules: Prepositions

Early Emerging Rules: Prepositions is a language tutorial and vocabulary enhancement program designed to train early grammatical constructions and facilitate the transition from single words to word combinations for individuals with developmental, visual, physical or language learning disabilities. This program uses speech, pictures, and animated characters and is intended as a follow-up to the vocabulary training provided by First Words, First Words II, and First Verbs (see entries). This progr

Early Learning Curriculum Online (Elcoo)

The Early Learning Curriculum Online is an academic tutorial, independent living skills and problem solving skills training program designed for use by parents and teachers working with pre-school children with cognitive, learning, or vision disabilities. This series of 43 online lessons can be used by parents and teachers at home or in school to instruct children about readiness and critical thinking skills in six areas - Math and Problem Solving Skills; Reading and Language Development; Develo

Early Learning I

Early Learning I is a perceptual training program designed for teaching recognition of colors, shapes, numbers, and letters to children with a learning disability. The program includes the following four lessons: Matching Colors, Learning Shapes, Counting Numbers, and Letter Match. All have the option of being controlled with: a keyboard, a mouse, a touch screen, IntelliKeys, or single- or dual-switch input. The program may be set to ask for a yes or no response with no as default value. A speec

Early Learning I Intellikeys Bundle

The Early Learning I IntelliKeys Bundle is a pre-reading tutorial program and keytop overlay set designed for use with young children with cognitive or physical disabilities. The set includes the Early Learning I (see also separate entry) software from Marblesoft and a set of six overlays for use with IntelliKeys (not included; see separate entry). The program teaches identification of eight colors, eight shapes by sight and name, numbers from one through twenty, and upper and lower case letter

Early Learning Ii Intellikeys Bundle

The Early Learning II IntelliKeys Bundle is a math tutorial program and keytop overlay set designed for use with young children with cognitive or physical disabilities. The set includes the Early Learning II (see also separate entry) software from Marblesoft and a set of two overlays for use with IntelliKeys (not included; see separate entry). The program teaches simple addition and number sequencing. COMPATIBILITY: For use on Macintosh computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: System 7.1 or higher, fou

Early Learning Iii Intellikeys Bundle

The Early Learning III IntelliKeys Bundle is a math tutorial program and keytop overlay set designed for use with young children with cognitive or physical disabilities. The set includes the Early Learning III (see also separate entry) software from Marblesoft and a set of three overlays for use with IntelliKeys (not included; see separate entry). The program teaches simple subtraction and the concepts of greater than, less than, and equal to. COMPATIBILITY: For use on Macintosh computers. SYS

Early Learning Suite

The Early Learning Suite is a pre-reading tutorial program designed to teach reading skills to young children. The program consists of a set of 16 educational programs and a record-keeping system. All programs support input from a keyboard, a mouse, a touch screen, IntelliKeys, or single- or dual-switch input. The following programs are included on the software: Early Learning I: Matching Colors, Learning Shapes, Counting Numbers, and Letter Match; Early Math Skills: Early Addition I, Early Addi

Early Math With Spider And Friends

Early Math with Spider and Friends is a math skills game and tutorial program designed for teaching beginning math to switch users with cognitive or learning disabilities. This program has an assortment of early learning activities that focus on math, including practice in sorting, matching, copying, drawing, and counting. Users select a category, then choose from a group of six activities in that category. Activity choices within each category are similar, so it is easy for users to navigate fr

Earobics

Earobics is an auditory perceptual training and pre-reading tutorial program designed for use by children and adults with communication or learning disabilities or who are hard of hearing. It provides phonological awareness and auditory processing training for the prevention and remediation of reading and other language-based disabilities. The software comes in home, classroom, and professional versions. The professional version is designed for use by reading specialists, audiologists, and speec

Easel Activity Kit

The Easel Activity Kit is a fine motor training kit designed for use with children with eye hand coordination and fine motor disabilities. These activities promote fine motor and hand skills, especially when used on an angled surface. The set includes the Geoboard, Wikki Stix, two sticker books, a chalkboard and chalk, magnetic board and an alphabet magnet set, a Roll-Around stamp, an ink pad, and the Easel Activities Guide by Carol Anne Meyers.

Easi-Grip Scissors

Easi-Grip Scissors are self-opening scissors designed for use by individuals with fine motor disabilities, arthritis or other disabilities of the hand or fingers. Available in right- or left-handed models, these scissors have a continuous loop plastic handle that is operated by squeezing gently using the thumb and fingers or the fingers and the palm of the hand; the blades automatically open when pressure is released. A blade guard is included for storage. DIMENSIONS: 7.25 inches long.

Easie Eaters

Easie Eaters are a fork and spoon with built-up handles designed for use by individuals aged three years and older with fine motor, grasping, or upper extremity disabilities. These easy-grip plastic utensils have built-up, curved handles that facilitate greater success with hand-to-mouth feeding. Latex-free and dish-washer safe, the set includes one spoon and one fork. COLOR: Assorted.

EasiEar

EasiEar is a disposable round wire curette that is used for the removal of cerumen from the ear canal. This device is made with stainless steel wire, in contrast to the plastic injection molded products currently used in most hospitals and clinics. By using a smooth round wire to construct the loop of the ear curette, there are no sharp edges that cause pain or trauma for the pediatric patient. Use of this device will lead to more accurate diagnosis, more judicious use of antibiotics and more ef

Easieeaters Curved Utensils

The EasieEaters Curved Utensils are a fork and spoon with built-up handles designed for use by children with weakened or painful grasps and limited upper extremity range of motion. Designed to facilitate help hand-to-mouth feeding, these dishwasher-safe lightweight utensils have large, long curved plastic handles with molded finger grips. Features include safety shields to prevent utensil from entering mouth too deeply. The set consists of one fork and one spoon. OPTIONS: Available for right or

Easy Riders

Easy Riders are sensory integration activities designed for use by children with neurological disabilities. Available in the form of a zebra, a mustang, or a pony, these riders are nade of aluminum with a detailed baked-on polyester finish. All models have grasping handles and are mounted on a large spring to provide rocking, bouncing, and swaying motions for vestibular stimulation. These Riders can be permanently mounted. OPTIONS: A portable base for indoor and outdoor use and a body torso sup

Easy Stringer Set (Model 3362)

The Easy Stringer Set, model 3362, is a set of beads and tubing designed to enhance eye hand coordination for children with fine motor or neurological disabilities. This product encourages finger manipulation as the child strings the visually stimulating beads on flexible plastic tubing. The bead come in two sizes and can be used to teach sorting skills by different colors and shapes. The set includes 20 beads in assorted sizes and shapes and two vinyl stringing tubes. COLOR: The tubing is clear

Easy To Use Icon Maker (Models 4020, 4020-S, & 4020-J)

The Easy to Use Icon Maker is software to create icons designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities. This program on CD-Rom enables users to print pre-made icons. Model 4020 includes 126 in English, model 4020-J has 198 icons in Japanese, and model 4020-S has 177 icons in Spanish.

Easy-Grip Pegboards Kit

The Easy-Grip Pegboards Kit is a pegboard designed for use with individuals with fine motor disabilities. This set features SafeSize Easy-Grip pegs and includes 100 pegs, 16 pattern cards, an activity sheet, and four Tactilmat pegboards.

Easypivot (Model 85 And 85/dr)

The EasyPivot, Model 85, is a mechanical transfer lift designed to assist in transfers from wheelchair to bed or shower for individuals who need total lift assistance, such as multiple sclerosis or spinal chord injury patients. This lift has dual lift handles which promotes good caregiver's body mechanics and reduces strain, helping to prevent back injuries. The patient places their feet on the base of the machine and then leans forward against the chestpad. When the patient is strapped, the car

Easystand Evolv Youth Glider

The EasyStand Evolv Youth Glider is a standing aid designed for use by individuals with balance, lower extremity, or neurological disabilities or cerebral palsy. This modular stander has a hydraulic lift mechanism and fits individuals from 4 foot to 5 foot 6 inches tall. The pivot points of the stander mimic the body's natural pivot points to provide a maximum over-center stretch for various body types while minimizing shear in the buttocks and back. Additional supports (hip supports, lateral su

Easystand Magician (Model 7000) & Mobile Magician (Model 7500)

The EasyStand Magician, model 7000, is a standing aid designed for children with mobility disabilities. This aid accommodates children in a variety of positions from seated to fully standing. Designed for children from 32 to 36 inches tall, this fully-adjustable aid has a tubular frame, a padded seat and back, side supports, knee supports, foot holders with foot straps, a seat belt, a clear acrylic tray, four locking casters, and a gas spring lift mechanism. The Mobile Magician, model 7500, offe

Easystand Magician Comfy Seat

The EasyStand Magician Comfy Seat is a child's mobile standing frame designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities. This standing system includes a wheeled frame with an upholstered seat that can be positioned for sitting, anterior tilt, or standing. Head and back supports maintain the child's position. Adjustments can be made to seat depth, kneepads, and footrests to accomodate growth or to enable different children to use the frame in a multi-user se

Easystand Magician-Ei

The EasyStand Magician-EI is a standing aid designed for children with mobility disabilities. This aid accommodates children in a variety of positions from seated to fully standing. This fully-adjustable device has a tubular frame, a wrap-around seat and back made of neoprene with Comfy Seat technology, side supports, knee supports, foot plates, a seat belt, a clear acrylic tray with front pad, four locking casters, and a gas spring lift mechanism. The Magician-EI, designed to be used by childre

EasyStand Zing Multi-Position Stander

The EasyStand Zing Multi-Position Stander (MPS) is a pediatric stander designed for use by children with limited lower extremity mobility as a result of cerebral palsy, dystonia, muscular dystrophy, traumatic brain injury or stroke.  It allows a child to move from a full supine to prone position without having to change, turn or flip pads and foot plates or transfer a child in and out of the stander. In one fluid motion, the child can be positioned between supine, upright and prone positions. It

Easystand Zing Supine

EasyStand Zing Supine™ is designed for use by children 44 inches tall and weighing up to 70 pounds who require assistance and support while standing as a result of cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy, traumatic brain injury, genetic disorders, or stroke. Contractures can be accommodated through the use of multi-adjustable knee pads, multi-adjustable calf pads, and multi-adjustable foot plates that supports the natural range of motion and placement.  

Eco-Buggy (Model 3210)

The Eco-Buggy, model 3210, is a stroller designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities who are able to remain upright without upper-body positioning aids. FRAME (HxLxW): 11.5 x 45 x 16.5 inches when folded. The frame is powder-coated aluminum with a snap-on under-frame storage bag. SEAT (LxW): 11.8 x 13.75 inches. The seat depth can be adjusted from 11.8 to 14 inches to accommodate growth. The backrest reclines and has a height of 21 5/8 inches. A pel

Economy Bowling Ball Pusher

The Economy Bowling Ball Pusher is designed for use by individuals with limited strength or mobility. The device consists of a coated steel triangular ball guide attached to a coated steel shaft with a soft sleeve that slides to the optimal position for the bowler; a gripping handle is attached to to the end of the shaft. The trianglular ball guide rests on the floor and centers the ball to be pushed. The coating protects the floor from scratches. DIMENSIONS: 38 inches long. WEIGHT: 3 pounds.

Economy Expandable Ballpit

The Economy Expandable Ballpit is a pediatric sensory integration activity designed to provide sensory stimulation and to encourage visual tracking skills and body movement for children with physical disabilities. The square-shaped pit is made with a central plywood core encased by polyethylene foam. It features a double-closure system utilizing lace-up strips on the inside and velcro secured, corner posts on the outside. It comes with 250 balls. OPTIONS: Additional balls can be ordered in boxes

Edmark Functional Word Series - Fast Food/restaurant Words

The Edmark Functional Word Series - Fast Food/Restaurant Words is a consumer skills training system and independent living skills and consumer tutorial program designed to teach people with cognitive disabilities to recognize and read 100 words used in ordering a meal in a fast food or table service restaurant. It teaches the functional vocabulary necessary for independent living. Students learn new sight words, practice sight recognition, reinforce that recognition and associate the word with i

Edmark Functional Word Series - Grocery Words

Edmark Functional Word Series - Grocery Words is a consumer skills training system and independent living skills and consumer tutorial software program designed to teach individuals with cognitive disabilities to read and write grocery lists and to find items in the store. It teaches the functional vocabulary necessary for independent living. The lessons cover shampoo, flour, sugar, laundry detergent, and more. It teaches the functional vocabulary necessary for independent living. Students learn

Edmark Functional Word Series - Job/work Words

The Edmark Functional Word Series - Job/Work Words is a pre-vocational job skills training system, job readiness tutorial, and vocabulary enhancement software program designed to teach people with cognitive disabilities to read 100 words that may help them to get and keep jobs. It teaches the functional vocabulary necessary for independent living. Words covered include "file", "caution," "help wanted," "Hard Hat Area," and others. It teaches the functional vocabulary necessary for independent li

Edmark Functional Word Series - Signs Around You

Edmark Functional Word Series - Signs Around You is a safety awareness and language tutorial and vocabulary enhancement software program designed to teach individuals with cognitive disabilities to recognize and read 100 common safety and informational signs. It teaches functional vocabulary necessary for independent living. This program teaches phrases such as "Do Not Enter," "No Smoking," "Taxi," and "Poison" and includes a teacher's guide and 300 reproducible worksheets. Students learn new si

Edmark Puzzlemaker

Edmark PuzzleMaker is a cognitive skills tutorial program designed to provide practice in figure ground discrimination, problem solving and understanding spatial relationships for children with a developmental or physical disability. The Edmark PuzzleMaker scrambles the image and (if selected) starts the game clock, setting the stage for the challenge of moving the pieces back to their proper screen position. You may select one of 12 pre-loaded illustrations, or create and import your own. Spe

Edmark Reading Program, Software Levels 1 & 2

The Edmark Reading Program, Software Level 1 & 2 is the software version of a highly repetitive sight word approach for first grade students with learning or developmental disabilities. The student uses a keyboard, joystick or TouchWindow (see separate entry) to make selections. The student must be able to point, say or sign back a response, and have enough receptive language to understand the cues. The program teaches 350 words chosen from the Dolch Word List and basal readers, as well as

Edmark Time Telling

Time Telling is a time management training system and time skills tutorial program designed to incrementally build skills for people who do not yet know how to tell time. The program uses behavior modification and programmed learning to teach users to read a standard or digital clock and to say and write the correct time. It carefully sequences time-telling skills that students can master to the level of the minute. The skills necessary for reading a clock are divided into small steps, and syste

Educational Sensory Ball

The Educational Ball is a foam ball designed for use by children with cognitive or physical disabilities. The dense foam ball is covered in a variety of materials and features four holes that children can put their hands in to identify a hidden object by feel; two children can also reach through to meet hands in the middle. One surface has a mirror attached to it. DIMENSIONS: 16 inches in diameter.

Educube

The Educube is a child's chair designed for use by children aged 3 years and older. Use of the Educube encourages social interaction as well as gross and fine motor skill development. They are sturdy and easily cleaned. The seat height can be changed by turning the cube over. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 15 inches x 15 inches x 15 inches. The seat height is 6 or 9 inches depending on the side used. COLOR : Choice of yellow or blue.

Edutray

The Edutray is a tray for armchair designed for use with an an Educube (see separate entry) to provide a play or eating surface close to the child. The legs fold for storage. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 21 x 14 inches. WEIGHT: 7 pounds. COLOR: Blue and white.

Eensy & Friends

Eensy & Friends is a control switch training program designed to help users with physical disabilities become familiar with a switch-operated computer environment. The program is both visually and aurally stimulating with colorful graphics and animation and lively sounds and auditory cues. It includes three levels of switch training including: Cause-and-Effect where an action is rewarded with animation; Opposites which introduces the concept of on/off and left/right; and Story Completion whe

Effective Use Of Objects: A Process Centered Intervention (Model 7-35500-00)

Effective Use of Objects: A Process Centered Intervention, model 7-35500-00, is a problem solving program designed for use by parents and professionals teaching problem solving skills to children with cognitive or learning disabilities who are blind or have low vision. This program helps individuals develop task-oriented behavior that is self-regulating. It focuses on the kinds of problem solving skills that encourage the functional use of objects. The first section stresses task orientation and

Egg Balls

Egg Balls are balance training devices designed for use by children or adults with physical or neurological disabilities. These brightly colored, egg shaped balls are made of heavy duty vinyl. Rotation is limited to forward and backward, providing control and security during balance activity. DIMENSIONS: Available in 18, 22, 28, or 34 inch sizes. COLORS: Yellow, orange, green, and blue respectively by size.

Eight In A Row

Eight in a Row is a pre reading tutorial program designed for use with children with neurological, cognitive, or language disabilities. A sequence of pictures illustrates a little girl getting up in the morning and painting a picture. When properly sequenced, the interlocking pieces fit together. This activity reinforces sequencing and fine motor skills while teaching concepts such as right and left and before and after.

Electronic Busy Box.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Electronic busy box is made of three flipper switches in one box in which each flipper operates a different devicE. Constructed of a sturdy box, 3 nylon or plastic spatulas, lever switches, 3 small blocks or boxes, 3 springs from inside hair rollers, cardboard, 6 volt lightbulb and socket, plastic pill bottle with snap lid, 6 volt motor, pinwheel, buzzer or doorbell, wood glue, and rosin core solder. SKILLS REQUIRED: Soldering. Assembly. AUTHOR: Burkha

Electronic Geosafari, Jr.

The Electronic GeoSafari, Jr. is an educational toy designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. This electronic game/lesson program teaches animals, safety, sight words, time, money, and more. The set includes the basic electronic unit with volume control, flashing lights, and music; 20 lesson/game cards; and a guide. POWER: Uses four D batteries (not included).

Elefun Ball Popper (Model 1530)

The Elefun Ball Popper, model 1530, is a switch-operated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This toy is an adapted version of the Playskool Poppin' Park Elefun Busy Ball Popper from Hasbro. The toy is adapted to connect to an external switch (not included), such as a capability switch, through a .125-inch jack. Once the switch is activated, three colorful balls pop out of the elephant’s trunk and roll about as its trunk mo

Elliot Elephant (Model 9307)

Elliot Elephant, model 9307, is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity, mobility, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. When the child activates a capability switch (not included) this plush toy elephant will sing and sway to the song “Do Your Ears Hang Low” while its ears flap up and down. The toy also works without a switch. POWER: Uses 3 AA batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 10 x 7 inches. WEIGHT: 2 pounds.

Elr (Extra Language Resources)

eLr (Extra Language Resources) is a language tutorial program designed for use by children or adults with communication or language learning disabilities. Available online or through an offline CD, this program includes more than 10,000 computer/web activities (and always growing) to encourage spontaneous interactive sessions. Free home practice for families is included. Activity targets include phonology, phonological awareness, semantics, sentence processing, literacy, and oral narrative. Acti

Emotion Cards

Emotion cards are photo cards designed for use by children with cognitive and communication disabilities. This set of 48 cards includes a teacher's guide and is designed to promote discussion and understanding of emotions, as well as to assist in the interpretation of facial expressions. DIMENSIONS: 8 x 5.75 inches.

Endless Alphabet

Endless Alphabet is a pre-reading, spelling and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by children with communication, developmental or learning disabilities or autism spectrum disorder. This application (or app) allows children to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to learn the names of letters, the sounds that letters make (phonics), and words that begin with each letter. The app includes dozens of words, and each word features an interactive puzzle. When the child drags the letter

Endopyloric Tool

PROTOTYPE------The Endopyloric Tool is a balloon catheter used along with a pediatric endoscope design to provide non-invasive treatment for infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis. This device will dilate the hypertrophied pyloric muscle in a controlled and safe manner resulting in the relief of the gastric obstruction without surgery. Three of the major complications associated with the current surgical procedure are a direct result of creating an opening in the body to relieve the stenosis. W

Endurance Lightweight Folding Walkers (Models W1100 & W1200)

Endurance Lightweight Folding Walkers are folding adjustable folding walkers designed for use by individuals with walking disabilities. Model W1100 is the Junior Folding Walker and is designed for users four feet, ten inches tall and up. Model W1200 is the adult model. Both models have lightweight anodized aluminum frames with chrome-plated steel cross bars, single-button release for opening and folding, and foam handgrips. OPTIONS: Three- or five-inch fixed wheel attatchments, three- or five-in

Enduroline E-Z Lock Quik-Fit Trays (Models 33003P, 33004P, 33005P, 33020P, 33003, 33004, 33005, & 33020)

The Viewline E-Z Lock Quik-Fit Trays are lap trays designed for use with wheelchairs. These trays feature an E-Z Lock Clamping System that adjusts for standard or thick arm pads, enables the tray to slide on to the armrests from the front, and secures the tray with a simple locking motion. These trays are made of melamine-impregnated fiberboard. Models 33003P, 33004P, 33005P, and 33020P have a black PVC rim. The other models do not have a rim. SIZES: Child (fits wheelchairs 12 to 14 inches wide)

Enduroline Plus Trays (Series 31200)

The Enduroline Plus Trays are lap trays designed for use with wheelchairs. These trays are made of melamine-impregnated fiberboard. These moisture-resistant trays can be attached using the E-Z Lock Clamp, Top Drop Clamp, Tube Arm Braxkets (not included), or other attaching system. Models include the tray only, tray with hook-and-loop attaching straps, tray with a PVC rim, and tray with straps and rim. SIZES: Child (fits wheelchairs 12 to 14 inches wide), adult (fits chairs 14 to 17 inches wide),

Enduroline Top Drop Quik-Fit Trays (Models 33007P, 33009P, 33011P, 33019P, 33007, 33009, 33011, & 33019)

The Enduroline Top Drop Quik-Fit Trays are lap trays designed for use with wheelchairs. These trays feature a Top Drop Clamping System that enables the tray to be positioned straignt down on the armrests and requires only 3/8-inch clearance under the armpad which enables the tray to be used when a joystick or other control is mounted next to the armpad. The tray locks on with the turn of a handle. The Enduroline Trays are made of melamine-impregnated fiberboard. Models 33007P, 33009P, 33013P, a

Enduroline Top Drop Quik-Fit Trays With Control Cutouts (Models 33037, 33038, 33039, 33040, 33041, 3342, 33043, 33044, 33045, 33046, 33047 & 33048)

The Enduroline Top Drop Quik-Fit Trays with Control Cutouts are lap trays designed for use with powered wheelchairs with joysticks and other controllers. These trays feature a Top Drop Clamping System that enables the tray to be positioned straignt down on the armrests and requires only 3/8-inch clearance under the armpad which enables the tray to be used when a joystick or other control is mounted next to the armpad. The tray locks on with the turn of a handle. These trays also feature a cutout

Eneslow Classic Mold Shoes

Shoes custom made to mold of foot. Extra depth, orthopedic, shoe modifications, foot orthoses(shoe inserts), dress and children's shoe available. All shoes in catalog can be adapted by inserts, or total reconstruction.

Entire World Of R Say And Sequence Playing Card System

The Entire World of R Say and Sequence Playing Card System is an educational game designed for use by children age four and up through adults with communication or speech disabilities. This system is a multi-use articulation remediation tool for the /r/ phoneme. This set contains six cards decks of 27 paired cards for each different vocalic /r/—AR, AIR, EAR, ER, IRE, and OR. Each card deck is uniformly organized with nine (9) words each for initial, medial and final word positions. Three of the

Enuresis Switch (Models 1102 )

The Enuresis Switch, model 1102, is an incontinence alarm designed for use with children with incontinence. The sensor is placed in a potty or dry diaper and will reward controlled urination. When the sensor is wetted, the sensor activates the switch which, in turn, activates a connected toy or device. POWER: Uses two double-A batteries.

Equilibrium Floor Disc (Models 1940 & 1941)

The Equilibrium Floor Disc, models 1940 and 1941, is a balance board designed to facilitate postural adjustments and equilibrium reactions for children who have physical disabilities. This product is convenient for therapists who must work without a ceiling hookup. The bubble is made of strong clear plastic and the top disc is a carpet covered, long-lasting birch plywood piece with handles. The edges are also padded to protect fingers. DIMENSIONS: 24 inches in diameter. Available in six or ten i

Etac Balder Junior

Balder Junior is a child's powered wheelchair designed for use by children with mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. This chair elevates, declines, tilts to a 45-degree angle, and lays flat. FRAME (LxW): 35 x 25 inches (length with footrest folded back; width from outside of drive wheels). Ground clearance is 6.5 inches. The chair has an adjustable side support assembly and a swing-aside tray, and is available in nine different standard color schemes. CONTROLS: Choice of guidance system

Etch A Sketch (Model 7002)

The Etch A Sketch, model 7002, is a switch-operated drawing activity designed for use by children with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. This switch-adapted version of the classic Etch A Sketch has four built-in switches to enable the user to draw in horizontal (right and left) or vertical directions (up and down). To erase, remove the Etch A Sketch from the base and shake. The base also has four external jacks for capability switches (not included) if required. POWER: Uses 6 C ba

Eva Youth Walker

The EVA Youth Walker is child's height- adjustable walker with armrests designed for use by children with lower extremity or walking disabilities. The walker has a welded tubular steel frame with a baked epoxy finish. The height is manually adjustable and the handgrips are round and face forward to provide an ergonomic grip. The large armrest pads can be removed for cleaning. Two casters are equipped with step-on brakes. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 23 to 36 x 27.5 x 25.25 inches. The width between armre

Everyday Words With Pictures

Everyday Words with pictures are photo cards designed for use with individuals with communication and speech disabilities. Each large card features a black-and-white illustration of a common object (chair, comb, umbrella, etc.) and each picture is identified with the corresponding word. The word labels are removable for use individually or for matching activities. A teacher's manual is included.

Excel G3 Paediatric Childs Lightweight Self Propelled Wheelchair

Excel G3 Pediatric Childs Lightweight Self Propelled Wheelchair is designed for children with mobility disabilities associated with neurological impairments or cerebral palsy.  The canary yellow folding frame is made using steel tubing.  It comes with height adjustable push handles, flip back armrests to make transfer easier, anti tip wheels to list a few.  To accommodate the growth of the child user, the backrest height is adjustable in 3 positions to ensure that support is given as the child g

Excel Kidz Chair (Model Mds806140Pede)

The Excel Kidz Chair, model MdS806140Pede, is child's manual wheelchair designed for use by children with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. FRAME: Frame has double coating of chrome plating powder coating and brass-threaded seat screw inserts to reduce stripping from upholstery changes.The frame features aluminum seat cradles and armlocks, and rear anti-tips. There are adjustable telescoping handles projecting from the top of the backrest, and the wheels and caste

Excel Narrow Wheelchair

The Excel Narrow Wheelchair is child's wheelchair designed for use by children and smaller adults with mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. FRAME: Carbon steel frame with chip-resistant chrome plating and threaded seat screw inserts to reduce stripping from upholstery changes. SEAT (LxW): 16 x 16 inches. UPHOLSTERY: Navy with a chart pocket on the back. ARMRESTS: Permanent or removable full-length arms or removable desk-length arms with padded, upholstered armrests. CASTERS: Front caster

Excel Rehab Buggy with Reclining Backrest

Excel Rehab Buggy with Reclining Backrest is a children’s wheelchair designed for children 4 years and older with neurological impairments or cerebral palsy.  The rehabilitation chair is fitted with a reclining backrest with a 5-point harness, which can also be adjusted in height. The Excel Buggy also comes fitted with a padded supportive headrest, removable abduction bobbing and height adjustable footrests. 

Excent Online

Excent Online is a case management program designed for use by teachers of students with disabilities. This software streamlines data management for special needs students and enables educators to enter student data online. Once data is entered it is available throughout the system to generate forms, reports, and letters. Data can be viewed and organized with flexible reporting options. For communicating with parents, administrators, and educators, the program includes built-in notices, consent

Exer-Rider

The Excer-Rider is a scooter board designed to provide therapeutic and recreational mobility for children with physical and neurological disabilities. This device consists of a seat platform with rollers and horseshoe-shaped handlebars. Almost impossible to tip, the unit is propelled by swinging the handlebars from side-to-side. This unit is also equipped with a back support and a seat belt. WARRANTY: A one year warranty.

Exercise And Therapeutic Weights

Cuff weights are vinyl cuffs weighted by iron pellets, and foam backed for comfort. Closure with long velcro strap. Fits adults and children, can be worn on ankle, wrist or thigh. Available in many colors, from 1/ 4 pound to 50 pounds. Available as sets, extensions available.

Expanded Dolch Word Cards (Model 1-03560-00)

Expanded Dolch Word Cards, model 1-03560-00, are braille language flash cards designed for use by children who are blind or have low vision. These braille flash cards have words on both sides in braille and print, with one side featuring grade 1 braille and the other side featuring grade 2 braille. A corner cut provides orientation. Words include pronouns, adjectives, prepositions, conjunctions, and common verbs. Some cards feature a drawing corresponding to the word. The cards can be used by a

Expedition & Expedition Wide Glide

The Expedition is a hand propelled cycle designed for use by children four feet, eight inches tall or less who have lower extremity disabilities. Riders use a rowing-style push/pull arm motion to propell this cycle. This adjustable bike features foot mounts with foot straps, a low-backed seat with safety strap, and a telescopic post and adjustable handlebars that can be repositioned as needed to meet the needs of the rider or to allow more room for transfers.The Expedition Wide Glide has the sam

Explore-A-Center Busy Box (Model 1811)

The Explore-A-Center Busy Box, model 1811, is a sensory busy box designed for use by children with severe physical, upper extremity, or cognitive disabilities. This toy encourages parallel play for two to four children at one time, providing users with eight activities which turn on multi-colored blinking lights, mechanical music, vibration, and many different sounds including children’s laughter, water splashing, and circus music. Side mirrors allow for visual recognition. It has a volume contr

Explore-A-Classic Series

Explore-A-Classic Series is a reading tutorial program designed to allow children to explre and recreate classic stories for individuals who have a cognitive or physical disability. The programs use animated graphics to make popular children's classics come alive and give beginning readers a chance to shape their own literacy adventures. Three programs are available in a set or individually: The Three Little Pigs; Stone Soup; and The Princess and The Pea. Each program is TouchWindow (see separat

Explore-A-Story

Explore-A-Story is an academic tutorial program designed to stimulate and develop comprehension, vocabulary and writing skills for individuals who have a cognitive or physical disability. Students are motivated to read, to imagine and to write and stage their own stories using scenes and characters in the books and software. First, they read an illustrated story book as they watch it unfold on the computer screen. They can change the screen by moving characters and objects to create new scenes.

Explorer Ring

The Explorer Ring is a eye hand coordination activity designed for use by children with fine motor or neurological disabilities. Opening the doors on the ring cause the beads to flow around. This toy works on developing a range of skills while encouraging tactile, auditory and visual exploration. A game booklet is included with play options for all levels. DIMENSIONS: 12 inches in diameter.

Exploring Nouns Sterling Edition

Exploring Nouns Sterling Edition is a language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by students with autism or developmental, physical, or language-learning disabilities. The program teaches 120 nouns in 10 realistic full-screen settings, thereby building vocabulary, encouraging verbal expression, and facilitating social interaction. Features include clear, colorful scenes; high-quality speech; optional animated reinforcement; teacher control over lesson presentation; accessibility w

Exploring Patterns

Exploring Patterns is a math skills training system designed for use by children with physical and cognitive disabilities. Using simulated manipulatives, the program enables students to copy, complete, and create hundreds of patterns of increasing complexity. Accessible with a mouse, a switch, or IntelliKeys (see separate entry), this program offers 140 carefully sequenced activities, a choice of three manipulatives for most activities, continuous auditory feedback, and a comprehensive Teacher's

Exploring Patterns Activity Book

The Exploring Patterns Activity Book is a math skills training system designed for use by children with physical and cognitive disabilities. The program enables students to create their own pattern rules and discover patterns within patterns. Accessible with a mouse, a switch, or IntelliKeys (see separate entry), this program offers thirty illustrations that can be colored using IntelliPaint and provide a real-life context for learning about patterns. Categories include Everyday Objects, Nature,

Exploring Verbs

Exploring Verbs is a vocabulary tutorial program designed to provide open ended exploration and training of early vocabulary in realistic contexts for individuals with developmental, physical or language learning disabilities or autism. Benefits of this program include building vocabulary, encouraging verbal expression, and facilitating social interaction. Features include clear colorful scenes; high-quality speech; optional animated reinforcement; teacher control over lesson presentation; acces

Eye Gaze Flip Frame

Eye Gaze Flip Frame is designed for use by individuals with a diagnosis of quadriplegia, Rett Syndrome, cerebral palsy, ALS, stroke or who use a ventilator for respiratory support. It is ideal for functional communication with family and caregivers.  This Eye Gaze Flip Frame gives users with limited head movement the ability to express their care needs.  It is ideal for assessing if the user is a candidate for a high tech eye gaze device or as a back-up communication method.

Eye Gaze Frame

“DO IT YOURSELF” ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To create an eye gaze frame for a child with intellectual, severe physical disabilities, and/or communication disabilities. An eye gaze frame can be made with simple materials obtained at a hardware store. Using three lengths of PVC plumbing pipe in whatever size and length desired hot glue two round pipe connectors (of the appropriate size) to a 3 x 5 inch wood base. Fit the three pieces of pipe together with elbow connectors and then fit the entire structure

Eye-Talks Communicator (Model 3700)

The Eye-Talks Communicator, model 3700, is a communication board designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities and communication disabilities. Equipped with a self-contained, height-adjustable stand, this clear board enables the user to communicate using an eye gaze while still being able to see the person being communicated with and the surroundings. This communicator also comes with an Individualized Educational Plan (IEP) with a suggested activities list. OPTIONS: Goosenec

Eyegaze Edge

The Eyegaze Edge is an eye-operated communication and control device designed for use by children and adults with cerebral palsy, spinal cord injury, brain injury, ALS, multiple sclerosis, brainstem stroke, muscular dystrophy, and similar disabilities. Users make selections by looking at keys displayed on the screen for a fraction of a second (eye gaze). A small camera mounted under the Eyegaze screen takes 60 pictures per second of the user’s eye. Those images are analyzed by a processor that i

Eyegaze Edge Tablet

The Eyegaze Edge is an eye-operated communication and control device designed for use by children and adults with cerebral palsy, spinal cord injury, brain injury, ALS, multiple sclerosis, brainstem stroke, muscular dystrophy, and similar disabilities. The unit can be transferred from a wheelchair to a table or desk. Users make selections by looking at keys displayed on the screen for a fraction of a second (eye gaze). A small camera mounted under the Eyegaze screen takes 60 pictures per second

Ez Catch Gloves

EZ Catch Gloves are baseball gloves designed for use by children with eye hand corrdination and developmental disabilities. These gloves incorporate a deeper web design which creates a larger pocket for catching a ball. The oversized, soft pocket is designed to collapse around the ball on contact, creating greater sucess in catching the ball. Available in three models, these gloves feature Wilson's patented Flex Back design and are suitable for T-ball, youth baseball, or softball. DIMENSIONS: Th

Ez Rider Convertible (Models 174Mc, 174Mbc, 174Tbc & 174Tc)

The EZ Rider Convertible is an attendant-propelled child transport chair or stroller that converts to a standard child manual wheelchair. This chair is designed for use with children ages 5 to 13 who have some upper body control. FRAME (LxWxH): Folding, lightweight, flexible steel frame with black powder coat finish. Models 174MBC and 174TBC have been crash tested and include tie-down brackets. Models 174MC and 174MBC are 44 x 20.5 x 36.5 inches open and 44 x 13 x 12.25 inches folded; models 174

Ez Rider Transport Stroller, Ez12T-New Cordura Fabric

EZ Rider Transport Stroller is designed for the less involved person with some upper body control. It has been satisfactorily crash-tested at 30 mph, 20 g deceleration in a forward facing configuration using the EZ Rider Transport stroller's 5-point tie down harness. The New Cordura Fabric is a lightweight, compact-folding push chair that folds like an "umbrella" style stroller. It is designed to promote an upright posture with support, adjustable seat depth, adjustable height swing-away foot

Ez Roll Regal

The EZ Roll Regal is a leg-powered tricycle for adults and youth with balance or coordination disabilitgies. This cycle features an adjustable frame for a custom fit to the user, a wide tractor-style seat with a low back, high-rise handlebars, a vinyl-coated basket located behind the seat, a front V brake with parking lever, a full reflector package, safety flag and a front chrome fender. This cylce features three alloy wheels with treaded pneumatic tires. OPTIONS: Coaster brake, three-speed coa

Ez Sox Kids

The EZ Sox Kids are children's socks designed for use by individuals with arthritis, grasping, lower extremity or mobility disabilities. These socks feature two reinforced pull loops extending from the top of each sock to facilitate putting on the sock. They have seamless toes. The socks are made of 80% cotton, 17% polyester and 3% spandex. The EZ Sox Kids are available with a variety of animals printed on the top of the foot portion of the sock, including cats, dogs, bears, frogs, pigs, penguin

Ez Sox Solid Colors (Big Kids)

The EZ Sox Solid Colors (Big Kids) are children's socks designed for use by individuals with arthritis, grasping, lower extremity or mobility disabilities. These socks feature two reinforced pull loops extending from the top of each sock to facilitate putting on the sock. They have seamless toes. The socks are made of 80% cotton, 17% polyester and 3% spandex. SIZES: One size fits children who wear children's size 13 to adult size 3 shoes. COLOR: Black, navy and white.

F1

F1 is a mobility base and orthopedic seating systems designed for use for children with limited physical mobility as a result of cerebral palsy or a neurological incident. It is designed for indoor and outdoor use.

Faber-Castell Grip Colour Markers

Faber-Castell GRIP Colour Markers are easy grasp markers designed for use by individuals with fine motor or grasping disabilities. These non-toxic markers have a triangular barrel design with raised GRIP dots to aid in holding. This set of 10 or 20 washable markers features a long-lasting water-based ink that can be re-hydrated by placing the nib in water. These markers have a fineline tip for detailed coloring and drawing. A ventilated cap prevents choking if swallowed.

Faber-Castell Grip Erasers

Faber-Castell GRIP Erasers are easy grasp erasers designed for use by individuals with fine motor or grasping disabilities. The set of three erasers includes one round, one oval, and one triangular, each of which are designed to be easy to hold. This eraser works with standard and colored pencils.

Faber-Castell Jumbo Beeswax Crayons

Faber-Castell Jumbo Beeswax Crayons are easy grasp crayons designed for use by individuals with fine motor or grasping disabilities. Available in sets of 12 or 24, these crayons have a triangular shape that teaches proper grip and will not roll off desks or tables. COLOR: The set of 12 includes black, blue, brown, green, lime, mustard, orange, peach, red, sky blue, yellow, and white. The set of 24 includes all of the colors of the smaller set plus dark blue, dark brown, gray, grass green, magent

Faber-Castell Jumbo Colour Grip Pencils

Faber-Castell Jumbo Colour Grip Pencils are large easy-grasp colored pencils designed for use by children with fine motor or grasping disabilities or arthritis. These large pencils feature a triangular barrel and grasp dots to aid in holding the pencil. Sold in sets of six or 12, these non-toxic pencils can be blended dry or used with water as water-color pencils. The set of 12 pencils includes a jumbo pencil sharpener.

Faber-Castell Jumbo Grip Ecopencil

The Faber-Castell Jumbo GRIP EcoPencil is an easy grasp pencil designed for use by individuals with arthritis or grasping or fine motor disabilities. These wooden pencils are sold in sets of two and combine an ergonomic triangular shape with a soft-grasp zone of raised dots to encourage the proper grip. The graphite lead is break-resistant, and the pencils are pre-sharpened.

Faber-Castell Jumbo Triangular Colored Ecopencils

The Faber-Castell Jumbo Triangular Colored EcoPencils are easy grasp colored pecils designed for use by individuals with fine motor or grasping disabilities. These pencils have an extra-thick lead, a triangular shape that aids in proper finger positioning and prevents rolling, and a shorter barrel for easier grasping. The set includes 12 pencils and a jumbo pencil sharpener.

Faber-Castell Oil Pastels

Faber-Castell Oil Pastels are easy grasp oil pastels designed for use by individuals with fine motor or grasping disabilities. These pastels are available in sets of 12 or 24 and have a triangular shape for ease in handling. These pastels can be blended and they can be smoothed and thinned with baby oil. COLOR: The set of 12 includes black, brown, cobalt blue, emerald green, light blue, light green, orange, peach, red, white, yellow, and yellow ochre. The set of 24 includes the same colors as th

Faber-Castell Short Jumbo Crayons

The Faber-Castell Short Jumbo Crayons are easy grasp crayons designed for use by children with fine motor or grasping disabilities. Available in a set of 15, these crayons offer smooth bright colors and easy color lay down, and they come without a paper wrapper so they can be used to create rubbings.

Face Read 1 & 2 - Lite Autism

Face Read 1 & 2 – Lite Autism are behavior training programs and an independent living and personal skills tutorial programs designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. These applications (or apps) allow a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad or Android device to teach a child to recognize different facial expressions such as happy, angry, surprised, and tired. The apps use pictures of the faces of actual chil

Facepaint

Facepaint is a simple drawing and reading tutorial program designed for use by young children with physical and cognitive disabilities. This program offers a choice of male or female faces in a selection of four skin colors. Non-readers can build faces by choosing from a selection of features on the screen. Early readers can type in words for their choices and watch the faces build. The faces can be printed or saved to disc. If the computer is equipped with a sound recorder, created faces can be

Facial Flex Ultra

Facial-Flex Ultra is a facial muscle exerciser designed for use by individuals with severe facial burns or speech disabilities. Applications for this dynamic resistance device for strengthening the oral-motor and neck musculature include increasing oral facial motor strength, range of motion, voluntary control, and timing and coordination for such impairments as dysarthria, oral apraxia, facial paresis, oral dysphagia and facial contractures caused by severe burns. OPTIONS: Replacement flexbands

Familiar Things

Familiar Things are a set of 12 puzzles with large pieces designed for use by children with fine motor, perceptual, or neurological disabilities. Each of the 12 rubber puzzles consists of a square frame with the cut-out outline of a figure (fish, bear, cat, butterfly, boat, airplane, apple, and more) and the matching figure piece that fits inside. The outline pieces can also be used as stencils. DIMENSIONS: Each puzzle is 5 inches square.

Family Fun

Family Fun is a pre-reading tutorial program and a cognitive skills tutorial program designed for use as a matching activity or for representational play by children ages 3 to 5 years. Family members and household objects are represented graphically on an overlay for the PowerPad expanded keyboard (see separate entry) or on IntelliKeys. As an object is touched on the overlay, the object appears on the monitor and the speech synthesizer reinforces the association by naming that object or person.

Family Toilet Seat (Model F726200000)

The Family Toilet Seat, model F726200000, is a combination child's and adult toilet seat designed for use with children with mobility or balance disabilities. Made of durable, flexible plastic and designed to fit most standard toilets, this seat features a child's toilet seat with a smaller opening fitthed between the standard adult seat and the attached lid. When not in use, the chil's seat can be flipped up to rest inside the recess of the lid. Rubber bumpers on the under side of the bottom se

Fantacolor Peg Set

The Fantacolor Peg Set is a pegboard designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. Each set contains a blank peg board, different colored pegs and a storage basket, all constructed of durable, washable plastic. The small set includes 180 pieces and the large set includes 270 pieces.

Farm Touch And Feel Puzzle

The Farm Touch and Feel Puzzle is a tactile puzzle designed for use by children with neurological or learning disabilities or low vision. This puzzle features a farm yard scene with pieces shaped like animals such as a sheep, a cow, a horse, a chicken, and ducks. Each animal has a textured area that feels like the animal (such as wool or feathers). This puzzle encourages eye-hand, fine motor, and sensory discrimination skills. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 11.8 x 8.9 x 0.3 inches. WEIGHT: 9.6 ounces.

Fastener Cloth (Model 8193)

The Fastener Cloth, model PC 8193, is a dressing mat or dressing activity apron designed to encourage development of fine motor skills and to teach a variety of dressing fastener skills to individuals with physical, neurological, and cognitive disabilities. The unit includes different sized buttons, snaps, safety pins, hook and loop closure, zipper, shoe strings, and bow tying. The cotton cloth may be rolled or folded for transport and storage and it is machine washable. DIMENSIONIONS (HxW):15 x

Fat Wheels

Fat Wheels are bicycle support wheels designed for use by children with balance disabilities. These oversized training wheels have pneumatic tires and attach to the bicycle's rear axle. They come with larger or smaller brackets to accommodate different style bike frames, and can only be used on bikes with solid rear axles. DIMENSIONS: Wheels are 12 inches in diameter. Training wheels are available with standard or large brackets for attaching to 16-, 18-, or 24- to 26-inch bicycle wheels. Stand

Fatwheels (Models Tw1610 & Tw2010)

FatWheels are bicycle support wheels designed for use by children with balance disabilities. The wheels are made of high impact polypropylene with EVA (ethylene vinyl acetate) foam tires. EVA foam is a semi-pneumatic, air-bubble filled plastic material which does not require inflation. The wheels have conventional ball bearings and adjustable cones. Wheels are available with Standard or Large chain stays. SIZES: Model TW1610 fits 12- and 16-inch bikes; model TW2010 fits 16-, 18-, and 20-inch b

Fatwheels Ultra (Models Tw2012U & Tw24612U)

FatWheels Ultra are bicycle support wheels designed for use by individuals with balance disabilities. These wheels are made of fiberglass-reinforced nylon with inflatable rubber tires. Both models are available with standard or large size chain stays. SIZES: Model TW2012U fits 20-inch bikes and model TW24612U fitss for 24- or 26-inch bikes. DIMENSIONS: Wheels are 12.5 inches. WEIGHT: Model TW2012U weighs 7 pounds; model TW24612U weighs 8 pounds. CAPACITY: 150 pounds. COLOR: Black.

Fawssit Foldaway Wheelchair Shower (Models S2000, Ss4040, R3000, T4000, & B5000)

The FAWSsit Foldaway Wheelchair Shower is a portable shower designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. This self-contained portable shower stall can be used anywhere there is access to warm water, a drain and an electric outlet. The unit comes completely assembled and no tools are required for set up. The unit has a nylon mesh embedded double-layer vinyl drain pan. The custom design allows for maximum water removal and Velcro strips to hold sides in place. The front folds down for whee

Feeding Bottle With Flexible Tube (Model F74578-0000)

The Feeding Bottle with Flexible Tube, model F74578-0000, 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. DIMENSIONS: The tube is 1/8-inch in diameter.

Feel 'n Peel Sticker Kit (Model 1-08843-00)

The Feel 'N Peel Sticker Kit, model 1-08843-00, is a set of tactile, braille, and large print labels designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The kit includes more than 2,300 stickers, including more than 1,200 point symbol stickers, more than 200 smiley/frowny face stickers, 200 reward statement stickers, and more than 600 braille/print alphabet stickers. The stickers come in sheets, and are made of durable plastic in bright, translucent colors. They can be used by teac

Feelings

Feelings is a pre-reading tutorial program and cognitive skills tutorial program designed to teach children ages 3 to 5 years about feelings. Included are happy, mad, sad, scared, love, and tired. Each feeling is depicted on a PowerPad (see separate entry) or IntelliKeys overlay. The program has three levels: Level 1 describes each emotion; Level 2 requires the user to associate an emotion with an action; Level 3 allows the child to select a picture to describe his or her feelings. COMPATIBILIT

Feeter Heaters

Feeter Heaters are wool-lined booties that are designed to be worn by people with mobility disabilities and arthritis. These ankle-high booties are made of a soft fabric and lined with breathable wool to keep feet warm and dry. These booties are machine washable. SIZES: These booties are available in medium (sizes 6 to 7) and large (sizes 8 to 12).

Fidgety Hand Fidget

The Fidgety Hand Fidget is a sensory integration activity intended for use with children and adults with physical or neurological disabilities, sensory processing disorder, and autism. It is designed to help children reduce instances of distraction, stress, anxiety and hyperactivity. The Fidgety, which is similar to a beanbag, is held a squeezed in the user’s hand to provide tactile feedback and encourage calm. It is made with 100% cotton corduroy and filled with a non-toxic and hypoallergenic P

Film Can Pull Switch.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Easy to pull switch to allow a child to turn on a tape player, battery toy or light. Switch made from a 35 mm plastic film can, 2 one inch brass washers, sewing elastic, string, 6 feet of two conductor, 22 gauge stranded wire, a subminiature size plug, and a large ring (about 6 inches--available in craft stores). Provides instructions for construction, with diagrams and a photograph. SKILLS REQUIRED: Assembly. Soldering. AUTHOR: Burkhart, L J TITLE: Mo

Find The Buttons

Find the Buttons is a computer instruction program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This audible button program teaches users about the computer graphical user interface (GUI) by providing audible feedback for the movements of the mouse. The program offers ten sizable and movable on-screen buttons, each of which has its own individual audible tone. As the user leaves a button, another sound is heard. When the mouse is in the margin where there are no buttons, a d

Fine Motor Assortment

The Fine Motor Assortment is a fine motor training kit designed for use with children with fine motor and eye hand coordination disabilities. This set of manipulatives encourage a variety of hand positions required for handwriting and other hand skills. These items promote the development of palmar arches, wrist extension, an open index finger-thumb web space, and the intrinsic muscles of the hand. The set includes two sticker books, Flippers, Lacing Shapes, Sparkling Wheel,. DoodleTop, Animal S

Fine Motor Development Materials: Twist, Turn And Learn (Model 1-08420-00) & Teacher's Guidebook (Model 7-40400-00)

Fine Motor Development Materials: Twist, Turn, and Learn, model 1-08420-00, is a fine motor training kit designed for use by infants who are blind or have low vision. The kit contains eight specially designed modules to attract child's attention with bright colors and ringing bells. For assisting young visually impaired and multihandicapped children in developing and refining fine motor functions. These items help develop skills like reaching-grasping, raking or whole hand use, pincer grasp, wri

Finger Alphabet Lotto Game

The Finger Alphabet Lotto Game is a sign language training game designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. Designed for two to eight players, this matching game may be played two ways and teaches and reinforces manual alphabet skills.

Finger Fiddle From Peg-It

The Finger Fiddle from Peg-It is a finger and hand exerciser designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. Designed to improve strength, movement, and arches of the hand, this unit includes an oval which must be squeezed into a circle to fit over the included peg. Exercise can also be achieved by removing the oval from the peg.

Finger Fidget From Peg-It

The Finger Fidget from Peg-It is a finger and hand exerciser designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. Designed to improve strength, movement, and arches of the hand, this unit includes an oval which must be squeezed into a circle to fit over the included peg. Exercise can also be achieved by removing the oval from the peg. The oval and the peg are attached.

Finger Isolation Bubble Busy Box (Model 2250 )

Finger Isolation Bubble Busy Box is a sensory busy box designed to provide stimulation and recreation for children with cognitive, physical, neurological, and visual disabilities. This dome-shaped activitiy center promote finger isolation and eye hand coordination as it requires the user to press a button to trigger a result. The Finger Isolation Musical Bubble features four buttons, each of which plays a different tune when touched. A free Individual Educational Plan (IEP) is included. POWER:

Finger Isolation Button (Model 716)

The Finger Isolation Button is a buttonswitch and fine motor skills training device designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. This recessed button encourages isolated touch and is designed to help a child gain the motor skills necessary for mastering computer keyboards. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 3 x 1.5 inches. WEIGHT: 3 ounces. COLOR: Yellow.

Finger Switch (Model 717)

The Finger Switch, model 717, is a wearable finger switch designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. This switch is worn like a ring; the relative position of the switch to a mobile finger that controls the switch can be precisely set and maintained. A Velcro strip is included to allow the switch to be mounted to an arm or leg. DIMENSIONS: 1.5 x 0.5 inches. The Velcro strip is 18 inches long. WEIGHT: 1 ounce.

Finish The Picture

Finish the Picture is a visual training activity designed for use with individuals with perceptual or neurological disabilities. This visual closure activity requires the user to complete a picture to match one printed on a small card. The wipe-off board permits repeated use. The set includes suggestions for working on visual closure skills.

Fire Engine

The Fire Engine is a two-button remote control designed for use by children with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities associated with cerebral palsy, dystonia, muscular dystrophy, or developmental delays. Users press the large yellow button and the Fire Engine goes straight, press the large red button and it turns. It can be used by novice remote control users. 

Fire Engine (Model 136)

The Fire Engine, model 136, is a switch operated remote control toy designed for use by children with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. The toy can be activated by either remote control or by two capability switches (not included). When the remote control or 2 capability switches are activated, children can enjoy watching the fire engine zoom around. POWER: Fire truck requires 3 AA batteries. Remote requires 2 capability switches and 1 9-V battery. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 5 x 6.5 x 3

Firm Back Support For Chairs

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- DESCRIPTION: A sturdy, padded support for use with school chairs. Height and thickness can be customized to suit a particular student’s needs. PURPOSE: 1. To provide firm support for the student’s back while I a chair, improving trunk stability and providing a stable base from which to the arms for functional tasks. 2. To reduce the seat depth of a chair, allowing the student to sit upright with the pelvis in neutral position and feet flat on the floor or

First Categories Sterling Edition

First Categories is a language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by children and adults with with language-learning, developmental, physical, hearing, or visual disabilities, or autism. The program uses 60 common nouns to train six essential early categories: Animals, food, body parts, clothing, furniture, and vehicles. Activities include: Item Array- Inclusion (helps students grasp the concept of categorization by grouping items from the same category); Single Item - Inclusion (t

First Class Chair (Models Fc 2000 & Fc 4000)

The First Class Chair is a youth positioning chair designed for use with children with physical and neurological disabilities. Designed to promote good feet-on-the-floor posture, this vinyl-upholstered chair is equipped with a pelvic strap and has a height- and depth-adjustable seat with up to 15 degrees of tilt. Each armrest is independently height-adjustable and they swing to the side for ease in transfer and positioning. OPTIONS: Adduction pads; headrest; and an accessory kit with a trunk har

First Color Words

First Color Words is educational game software designed for use by children who are deaf or hard of hearing. It includes five game programs designed to teach ten basic colors and how to read and spell their names. One game program, the Rainbow Game, teaches the colors using American Sign Language, cued speech, fingerspelling, or speech. Live video is used for signing, cueing, and fingerspelling. The other four game programs (the Butterfly Game, the Cat Puzzle Game, the Star Game, and the Zebra G

First Dog (Model 9208)

The First Dog, model 9208, is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity, fine motor or severe physical disabilities. The toy requires a capability switch (not included). When the switch is activated (not included), the First Dog, Bo, will nod his head, wag his tail and bark. POWER: Uses 2 AA batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 6 x 6 x 4 inches. COLOR: Black. WEIGHT: 0.75 pounds.

First Keys

First Keys is a language tutorial program and computer keyboarding instruction program designed for children with learning or cognitive disabilities. It links the development of keyboard awareness to early literacy skills. It is suitable for young children or older pupils with learning difficulties. Users develop keyboard skills through picture matching, letter recognition, word building, and spelling exercises. The location of keys is taught by matching letters with pictures and speech. The pro

First Shapes Jumbo Knob Puzzle

The First Shapes Jumbo Knob Puzzle is a large knobbed wood puzzle designed for use by children with fine motor, grasping, neurological, or upper extremity disabilities. This five-piece puzzle teaches basic shapes (triangle, square, circle, oval, and rectangle)and the name of the shape is printed on each piece. The shapes fit into an image of a house. Each piece of this extra-thick wooden puzzle has a jumbo wooden knob. Full-color, matching pictures appear underneath each piece. This puzzle encou

First Words Classic Version (Model 101-Wp)

First Words Classic Version, model 101-WP, is a vocabulary enhancement and tutorial program designed to provide highly-structured tutorial training of early-developing nouns and verbs for children or adults with developmental, physical or language learning disabilities or autism. This program uses colorful pictures, an encouraging voice, and a lovable animated character called the Blob to teach and test 50 of the earliest developing nouns within 10 categories. Each noun is represented by two ill

First Words Ii Sterling Edition

First Words II Sterling Edition is a language and vocabulary tutorial program designed to provide training of early nouns for individuals with autism, language-learning, developmental, physical, visual, or hearing disabilities. This program provides highly structured training of early developing nouns. The program trains 50 words in developmental order, but focuses on only five words at a time. Words are presented in isolation or with one other on the screen. The user can choose to work on a bla

Fishamajig Bundle

The Fishamajig Bundle is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. The bundle includes both the Air Swimmer Clown Fish and the Switchamajig Controller (see separate entry). The user plugs the Switchamajig Controller into the remote control which has four buttons with four switch jacks, opens the Switchamajig app (see separate entry) on an iPad, and starts playing with the toy. The custom screen allows the user to flap the tail back a

Fisher-Price Child Locator

The Fisher-Price Child Locator is a wandering patient system designed to enable parents to locate a child in a crowd or when the child has wandered away. This set includes a parent's transmitter and a child's receiver with a child-resistant clothing clip. Both units automatically tune in when separated. When the parent wants to locate the child, he or she presses a button on the parent's unit and the child's unit will beep, enabling the child to be located. The beeping begins quietly but gradual

Fisher-Price Slumber Time Soother

The Fisher-Price Slumbertime Soother provides remote-control comfort for infants that are easily disturbed or distracted from sleep. The Soother offers three relaxing modes for pacifying a baby: a medley of 10 lullabies that plays continuously while soft tracking lights twinkle; one lullaby with soft tracking lights; a selection of nature sounds, including birds, crickets, and a brook. Included with the unit is a remote control that enables the Soother to be reset from up to 20 feet away, allow

Fishing

Fishing is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use with children with neurological, cognitive, and fine motor disabilities. The set includes a fishing pole with a rubber hook that catches each chipboard fish or the old boot by Velcro on the tip of each. The fish are also labeled with numbers for points values or for number recognition training.

Fiskars Spring Action Scissors

Fiskars Spring Action Scissors are self-opening scissors designed for use by children age 3 and up with fine motor or grasping disabilities. A spring-action handle opens the blade after each cut, helping children learn a proper cutting motion as they use them. These scissors have a unique blade design for safe, high-quality cutting and blunt tips for added safety. Additionally, large handle loops provide comfort and control and accommodate right- and left-handed users. COLOR: Red or blue. WARRAN

Fiskars Total Control Scissors

Fiskars Total Control Scissors are child's scissors designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. These scissors feature a three-loop handle design that teaches proper finger positioning to help kids learn how to cut. These scissors feature a safety-edge blade for high-quality cutting with a safer blade angle to help protect fingers. They also have blunt-tip blades for added safety. These scissors accommodate right- or left-handed users. COLOR: Blue, green, or red handles. WARRANY:

Fit-A-Space

Fit-A-Space is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use by children ages three to six years old with fine motor, perceptuals, and neurological disabilities. This set includes 16 foam puzzle faces with 52 fit-in foam shapes, as well as three laces and foam shapes for stringing. Skill development is fostered in the areas of stringing, sorting and matching by shape and color, and forming and completing patterns.

Five Function Activity Center (Model 510)

The Five Function Activity Center, model 510, is a sensory busy box designed for somatosensory stimulation for individuals with physical, cognitive, or sensory disabilities. The five stations include a plate that vibrates when touched, a large plate that activates an AM/FM radio, a wooden roller that produces a buzzing sound when rotated, a pull-ball that turns on a music box, and a large plate that turns on a bright light. Stations are mounted on a sturdy plastic base. POWER: Uses two C batteri

Five Green & Speckled Frogs

Five Green & Speckled Frogs is a cause and effect training program designed for use with children with cognitive or multiple disabilities. Activities begin with cause and effect and progress to directionality and simple substraction. One of the included games teaches directionality on a number line; as the learner moves the frog in the proper direction on the line, the frog earns the point, but if the frog moves in the wrong direction, a fly earns the point. The other game teaches simple sub

Five Little Ducks

Five Little Ducks is a cognitive skills tutorial program designed for use by young children with cognitive or multiple disabilities. The program uses the song of the same name to introduce early number concepts and to encourage discussion of feelings. The program can be accessed via a mouse, a single switch, a touch screen, or Intellikeys (see separate entry). A non-interactive activity book is included. COMPATIBILITY: Versions are available for use on Macintosh and IBM and compatible computers.

Five-Piece Chair.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Chair that can be assembled in several positions, such as vertical or reclining, and with different seat and footrest heights. Describes chair made of plywood, with softwood battens. Drawings illustrate construction of the parts ( sides with armrests, seat, back and footrest) and one way of putting the chair together. Lists materials needed. Includes photograph. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Caston, D TITLE: Easy to Make Aids for Your Handicapp

Fizzy's First Numbers

Fizzy's First Numbers is designed for use by children with developmental delays, cognitive and learning disabilities.  Children help Fizzy and the number friends explore the world of numbers. These activities are designed to help young children practice and develop counting skills. The Main Menu provides access to nine activities. Activities include recognizing numerals 1 to 9, reciting the correct sequence of number names, counting sets of objects, finding the correct set for a given number nam

Flaghouse High-Bounce, Tacky-Grip Ruff And Reddy Foam Balls

The Flaghouse High-Bounce, Tacky-Grip Ruff and Reddy Foam Balls are foam balls designed for recreational or therapeutic use by individuals with upper extremity or gross motor disabilities. These high-density foam balls have a tough cover with a spray-coated finish and may be thrown, hit, kicked, tossed, or bounced. DIMENSIONS: Available in diameters of 3.5, 6, 7.5, or 8.25 inches. COLOR: Red. WARRANTY: Two-year normal use guarantee.

Flaghouse Uncoated High-Bounce Foam Balls

The Flaghouse Uncoated High-Bounce Foam Balls are foam balls designed for recreational or therapeutic use by individuals with upper extremity or gross motor disabilities. These open-cell foam rubber balls may be used indoors or out and may be thrown, hit, or bounced. They are difficult to tear or pick apart. SIZES: Tennis, Baseball, Playball, Dodgeball, or Volleyball. DIMENSIONS: The Tennis ball is 2.75 inches in diameter, the Baseball is 3.5 inches in diameter, the Playball is 6 inches in diame

Flamingo, The

The Flamingo is a child's bath and toilet seat designed for use by children with severe physical disabilities or mobility disabilities. Available in three sizes and designed for children from two to thirteen years of age, the unit consists of a height-adjustable wheeled frame and a removable, multi-use padded seat covered in waterproof upholstery. When removed from the frame, the seat can be used as a toilet seat or bath seat, Removable lateral sections provide additional support if needed. The

Flash Cards - Actions

Flash Cards - Actions is an auditory perceptual training program, a flash card program and a language, reading, spelling and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with low vision, learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to teach children new words, build vocabulary and convey new concepts. The app contains 52 flash card

Flash! Pro 2

Flash Pro 2 is a flash card program designed for use with children with communication, learning, or cognitive disabilities. The program has over 8,500 color photo flash cards that speech therapists, parents, teachers, and early intervention specialists can select, preview, and print for use to stimulate speech and language. The program is designed to be used by individuals with no computer experience, with no complex setup or installation. The photos are arranged in 65 categories, including Acti

Fleece Balls (Models 834, 841, & 846)

Fleece Balls are designed for use by individuals with neurological or upper extremity disabilities. These high-grade, yarn balls can be used for movement activities, games, or for teaching colors. DIMENSIONS: Models 834 and 841 are four inches in diameter. Model 846 is three inches in diameter. WEIGHT: 35 grams. COLOR: Model 834 is white and models 841 and 846 include two blue, two red, two green, and two yellow balls.

Fleece Sleeper For Undressers (Model C640)

The Fleece Sleeper for Undressers, model C640, is child's nightwear designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. This winter sleeper has a hard-to-reach back zipper with a tab covering the zipper pull to keep it from the hands of children who are prone to undressing themselves. Ribbing at the wrist and ankle can be turned up for minor length adjustments. The sleeper is available with or without a snap inner seam opening. It is made from 49 percent polyester/51 percent cotton fleece

Flexi Cut Cup

The Flexi Cut Cup is a nose cutout glass designed for use by individuals who drink without neck extension. The liquid is visible through the translucent cup and the one- and two-ounce models are flexible enough to be squeezed to change the shape of the lip during assisted drinking. The seven-ounce model is designed for independent drinking and is stiffer. All models are top rack dishwasher-safe (dry without heat). COLOR: The one-ounce model is pink; the two-ounce model is blue; and the seven-oun

Flexiciser Sport

The Flexiciser Sport is an exercise machine designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. Available in models for adults under 5 feet, 2 inches tall and children, this unit adjusts for the growing child and offers a natural walking/running stride, moving arms and legs simultaneously with no weight-bearing impact on joints. This exerciser features three modes: Active (self), passive (FlexiMotor), and resistive (muscle toning). The unit accommodates most individuals and wheelchair ty

Flip Bingo

Flip Bingo is a large print board game designed for use by individuals with low vision, learning disabilities, dyslexia, early onset dementia, Alzheimer's disease, autism, or Asperger's disorder. These Bingo cards are in a board game format and show only selected numbers that make up patterns for players to cover. There are four patterns per card (two on each side) in the Low Vision version and two patterns per card for the Low Vision Half Card (one pattern per side). For the Traditional version

Flip Flop (Model 503)

The Flip Flop, model 503, is a visual stimulation activity designed for use by children with vision or cognitive disabilities. A spin of the domes activates vibration, flashing multi-colored lights, and colorful glitter and multi-colored beads spinning inside a dome. This toy also shows reflections in a mirror and plays six high-fidelity upbeat songs. This versatile toy has two different on/off switches: one to control the music, the other to control the lights, vibration, and beads inside the d

Flip It And Slider

Flip It and Slider is a cause and effect training program designed for use by children in pre-kindergarten through first grade with visual or cognitive disabilities. The Flip It part of the program jumbles a part of a picture vertically and horizontally. The user identifies the jumbled area, clicks to fix it, and is rewarded by a playful sound. Slider creates a simple sliding picture puzzle. Users slide the part of the picture into place to complete the picture. An extensive assortment of pictur

Flip Lacer

Flip Lacer is a shoe lacing aid designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities or amputation. This device allows the user to pull laces tight with one hand. This self-locking plastic device has no moving parts and interlaces with standard lace up shoes. Shoes can be opened wide to slip feet in, then the device can be used to pull the laces tight and tie the final knot. The device has a locking position for small children and a relaxed mode for relaxing laces for comfort. COLOR

Flip2Sit

The Flip2Sit is a youth positioning chair designed for use by children with neurological or physical disabilities. This chair provides stable support while the child is sitting at the table and as a positioning seat for play once the removable back is detached and the chair is flipped over. The contoured latex-free seat is designed to help improve posture, sitting balance, and other functional abilities. Features include a two-way belt for extra hip stability, anti-slip pads to reduce movement,

Flipover, The

The Flipover is an eye hand coordination acivity designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. Spinning this small round top promotes the same grasp needed to hold a pencil. When the top is given a hard, fast snap, the top will flip over and spin on its stick.

Flipper Switch.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Switch is activated by pressing down gently on the end of plastic spatula to activate toy, light, or tape recorder. Switch turns off when lever is released. Device is made of flexible plastic or nylon spatula, box about 6 inches long, 3 inches high and 3-6 inches wide, spring from inside a large hair curler, subminiature lever switch, masking tape and rosin core solder. SKILLS REQUIRED: Soldering. AUTHOR: Burkhart, L J TITLE: Homemade Battery Powered T

Float Swim Suit

The Float Swim Suit is a bathing suit designed to provide flotation assistance for children and adults during swimming. Available in a unisex style or a girls style, this Lycra/Spandex one-piece, sleeveless full-body suit featres sewn-in marine flotation foam and a self-locking back zipper. The unisex style features mid-thigh length shorts and the girls style has a skirt. The extra-small child's suit also features a detachable head pad. SIZES: The child's sizes are extra-small (for children 22 t

Floating Swimwear

Floating Swimwear is a one-piece, full-body swimsuit designed to provide flotation assistance during recreational swimming or water-based therapy for people with physical disabilities. The pull-on style suit is filled with sewn-in soft foam pellets for buoyancy and may be worn alone or over conventional swimwear. Children's suits fasten in the back with a safety locking zipper to prevent removal without supervision. Adult suits fasten with rust-proof snaps and Velcro tabs.

Floor Basketball Game

The Floor Basketball Game is designed for use by children who use wheelchairs or who play from a seated position. This game includes a vinyl sport ball and a basketball hoop with a net. The hoop and the attached tripod are made of heavy wall PVC pipe. DIMENSIONS: The hoop is 14.5 inches high and the ball is 9 inches in diameter.

Floor Mounted Parallel Bars (Model 510 Series)

The Floor Mounted Parallel Bars, 510 series, are an extremely versatile and economical series of mounted parallel bars are ideal where space allows for permanent installation. The width and height adjusts to fit school age through adult sizes. With the addition of Model 94A or Model 94F, child handrail attachments, it can even be used by very young school age children. The bars are constructed of smooth, rigid tubular steel and chrome plated for durability. The bars are formed into uninterrupte

Floor Seat

ABS plastic seat ($202) and back are vacuum-formed separately and assembled to suit child. Unit sits directly on floor, with child long-sitting. Leg abduction support wings are attached to slots in base to allow adjustment of position. Available in one size for children about one to five years of age. Can be ordered with higher back, head support, seat belt or chest belt, knee straps, toy bar, or padded seat and back covers. ABS table ($180) with chromed steel frame adjusts from 9 to 11 inches i

Floor Seat.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Legless seat with sides to allow a child with poor body support to sit on the floor to play with other children. Instructions for building a seat, made of plywood, with sides to help support a child. Includes drawing. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Caston, D TITLE: Easy to Make Aids for Your Handicapped Child REF: London, England: Souvenir Press: p 30-31. Also available from Prentice-Hall, Englewoods Cliffs, NJ. NARIC CALL NUMBER: R1798 PAGES (i

Floor Sitter

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a child with multiple disabilities with floor-level seating and positioning. The legs were cut off commercial plastic children's chairs and the edges smoothed. Four wooden holding blocks were glued to the underside of the chair and the chair was mounted to a hoop pine plywood base by screwing through the base into the holding blocks. An adjustable pelvic belt was fitted to the chair, using stainless steel bolts to attach it to the base. A slot was cut in th

Floor Skittles

Floor Skittles (Sportime Item No. 1583302) is a bowling game for independent play by children and adults with disabilities. Marbles are rolled down a 19-inch high wooden ramp, which the user directs toward the Skittle Pins. The pin end is slightly raised so that the marbles will automatically return to the bowler. A marble pick-up aid is supplied. The pins have been tethered to a control mechanism that runs underneath the board. A ring at the bowler's side may be pulled to reset the pins. The bo

Floor Table.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Small floor table so a child can sit leaning against the wall or other furniture and play with other children who are playing on the floor. Table made of 12 by 24 inch plywood, with sides which allow the table to stand 10 inches off the ground and provide 2 inch edges, with a 2 inch edge along the front. A section can be cut out to allow the table to fit partly around the child's body. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Caston, D TITLE: Easy to Make

Floppy Bunny (Models 150 & 150-8)

The Floppy Bunny is a switch operated toy for individuals with physical, sensory or cognitive disabilities. This fuzzy adapted toy squeaks, hops, sits, moves his ears, and wiggles his nose. Model 150 has a 0.25-inch jack and model 150-8 has a 1/8-inch jack to enable use with a single switch (switch not included). COLOR: Light grey body, white and pink nose, and black and white ears.

Floppy Foam Brush

The Floppy Foam Brush is an adapted brush designed for use by children and adults with fine motor or grasping disabilities. These brushes are made of pre-cut foam with pre-cut foam bristles. The user can roll up the foam and secure with a rubber band in a size and shape to accommodate his/her needs. The foam can also be wrapped around a piece of cardboard, a cardboard tube, or a frozen juice can to provide a different shape or a firmer grip. When used with water-based paint, the bruses can be ri

Flowers - Lite

Flowers – Lite is a perceptual training program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad or Android device to teach a child to recognize flowers such as rose, lotus, and lily. The app is organized into multiple "Learn and Play" sections, each of which has a "Learn" part and a "Play" part. Pictures of various flowers along with audio prompts

Fluency Formula

Fluency Formula is a reading tutorial program designed for use by children with learning disabilities. This supplemental program combines fluency instruction, practice, and assessment to bridge the gap between word recognition and comprehension. Six grade-level kits are available for grades 1 through 6. Components include a Professional Guide with weekly instructional plans, a Read Aloud Anthology with teacher modeling of fluency strategies, student workbooks with extended independent and at-hom

Fly And Learn Globe (Model 4054)

The Fly and Learn Globe, model 4054, is an educational toy designed for use by children with severe physical, neurological or upper extremity disabilities. The toy allows children to travel all over the world making discoveries, being introduced to continents, music, highlights of ancient wonders of the world, and different languages. An easy-to-use joystick has been added to control the movement of the plane as well as the globe. The user activates the green switch at the base of the globe to l

Flying Bump & Go Elephant (Model 3127)

The Flying Bump & Go Elephant, model 3127, is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. When the capability switch (not included) is activated, this toy elephant with mounted wings and halo will flap its wings, wave its ears, travel around with its bump and go action, and sing "Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star." POWER: Uses 2 AA batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 8 x 7 x 8 inches. WEIGHT: 0.5 inches.

FLYING COLORS® Mirror Plate Switch

Flying Color® Mirror Plate Switch is an unbreakable plastic mirror plate designed for children with motor and cognitive disabilities as a result of cerebral palsy, stroke, and neuro-genetic disorders.  It provides motivation and visual stimulation as users see themselves while operating adapted toys and devices. Includes 1/8 inch (.3centimeters) connector and ¼ inch (.6 centimeter) adapter.

Flying Turtle (Model R-Ft)

The Flying Turtle, model RF-T, is a scooter board designed for use by children and small adults with lower extremity disabilities. Designed for use on any hard surface indoors or outdoors, the Turtle features a low-to-the-ground chrome-plated steel frame with a polyethylene seat. The user propells the unit by moving the handles attached to the front foot bar from side to side. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 27 x 19 x 8 inches. CAPACITY: 150 pounds. COLOR: The handlebars have a powder-coated chrome finish a

Flyweight Balls (Models 3017 & 5064)

Flyweight Balls are inflatable balls designed for use by individuals with visual, neurological, or gross motor disabilities. These ultra-lightweight balls move at a slow speed, enabling greater visual tracking and catching success. These pin- or mouth-inflatable balls are easy to grasp and controlling the amount of inflation controls the bounce and flight. SIZES: Model 5064 is large. DIMENSIONS: Model 3017 inflates from 7.5 to 10 inches in diameter and model 5064 inflates from 11 to 15 inches in

Foam Chipping Filled Wedge (Model 9Fffw)

The Foam Chipping Filled Wedge, model 9FFFW, is a positioning wedge designed for use with children with severe physical or neurological disabilities. Filled with foam chipping, this bean-bag style support provides full body support at 15 degrees. DIMENSIONS (HxWxL): 12.5 x 36 x 42 inches.

Foam Geometric Shapes Set

Foam Geometric Shapes Set is designed for children with traumatic brain injuries, cerebral palsy and developmental delays who are working on improving their crawling, jumping, and other gross-motor activities.  The set includes 6 shapes and stands. 

Foam Grip

The Foam Grip is a pencil holder designed for use by children and adults with upper extremity disabilities. This short round grip provides a cushion for those who grip the writing implement too tight. DIMENSIONS: 1.5 inches long.

Foam Squeezies

Foam Squeezies are hand and finger exercisers designed for use with older children and adults with hand, cognitive, sensory, or neurological disabilities. Made of soft, colorfast, slow recovery foam, these items fit comfortably in the hand and provide gentle hand and finger exercise with sensory feedback. Available styles include the Earth, a cow, and a pig (sold individually).

Foam Walking Board

The Foam Walking Board is a balance beam designed for use with children with mobility, balance, or walking disabilities. Made up of individual Foam Coordination Boards, these beams can be configured to meet specific needs. DIMENSIONS (LxH): The Walking Boards are 8 feet x 2 inches (6 Foam Coordination Boards), 9.33 feet x 2 inches (7 Foam Coordination Boards), or 10.67 feet x 2 inches (8 Foam Coordination Boards). The individual Foam Coordination Boards are (LxWxH) 16 x 5 x 2 inches. COLOR: Cha

Foam Wedge.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Foam wedge for various positioning and exercise activities. Instructions for constructing a wedge to fit the individual child (measuring armpit to ankle and armpit to wrist) made from a foam mattress, covered with a waterproof material, and with a terrycloth removable cover. Includes drawings, uses and comments. SKILLS REQUIRED: Sewing. Assembly. Plastics. AUTHOR: Hartrick, J TITLE: Equipment to Make: A Guide for Parents with a Child who has a Physical

Fold-Away Easel

The Fold-Away Easel is a bookholder and table top writing desk designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs or who have upper extremity disabilities. The surface of the easel adjusts to 18, 34, or 45 degrees and features a dry-erase writing surface and a pouch for storing papers. The unit has a non-slip foam bottom, folds flat for storage, and is equipped with soft carrying handles. DIMENSIONS: 15.5 x 11.5 inches.

Folding Compact Walker (Models 6200 & 6532)

Folding walker with swivel wheels on all four legs. Padded seat can fold down when required. Padded back rest. Seat and walker heights adjustable. Hand brakes optional. Folds to 7 inches thick. Adult (model 6200) width between sides 19 inches, base area 22 by 30 inches, handrail height 19 to 22 inches, weight 31 pounds, 5 inch wheels. Junior (model 6532) width between sides 17 inches, base area 20 by 30 inches, handrail height 26 to 36 inches, seat 12 by 17 inches, seat height 18 to 21 inches, w

Folding Dressing Stick

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable a child with upper extremity disabilities to perform dressing tasks. The dressing stick is made of lightweight aluminum bar with a brass center pivot to allow the device to fold in half. A piece of aluminum at one end was formed to make two hooks, one for pushing and one for pulling. DIMENSIONS: 450 millimeters long when open and 280 millimeters long when folded. TITLE: Best Dressed. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Vol. 21 no. 3, Spring 2001: p.13. PAGES (includi

Folding Pick Up Walker (Model 6250) & Children's Folding Pick Up Walker (Model 6251)

Pushbutton height adjustable four legged frame. Extra cross bar on upper frame telescopes when spring button release is activated to allow sides to fold to compact 4 inch width for storage. Vinyl hand grips, rubber safety tips. Weight 5 pounds. Base 16 by 19 1/2 inches. Adult height 32 to 36 inches, children height 28 to 32 inches.

Folding Red Dot Safe T Walker (Models 7756 & 7755)

Pushbutton height adjustable four legged frame. Vinyl handgrips and rubber safety tip. Unit folds to 3 3/4 inches for storage by depressing release tab with finger or side of hand. No low cross members. Weight 5 3/4 pounds. Base 16 to 23 inches. Adult (model 7755) height 32 to 36 inches. Youth (model 7756) height 29 to 33 inches.

Folding Wheelchair Table

The Folding Wheelchair Table is a height-adjustable tilt top work table designed for use by children and adults who use wheelchairs. Features include a chrome-plated steel frame and side braces to ensure stability and a laminated, scratch-resistant woodgrain surface. The table can also accommodate tilt tables and it folds for storage and transport. DIMENSIONS: The height adjusts from 29 to 44 inches. The top is 30 x 40 inches, and the top tilts up to a 45 degree angle.

Follow The Path

Follow the Path is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use by children with eye hand or fine motor disabilities. This reusable eye hand coordination activity includes 12 wipe-off cards with tasks ranging from drawing a staight line from left to right to following curves and sharp angles. The front of each card has a picture to follow and the backs are blank for creating custom designs.

Following Directions: Left And Right

Following Directions: Left and Right is a tutorial program designed to provide practice in following directions and use of short term memory while reinforcing left/right discrimination concepts for children and adults with language learning disabilities, developmental disabilities, physical disabilities, autism and attention deficit disorders. In ten activities of increasing difficulty, students are asked to move objects to particular positions on the screen using the commands "left" and "right.

Following Directions: One And Two-Level Commands

Following Directions: One- and Two-Level Commands is a direction tutorial program designed to increase auditory comprehension, reinforce basic concepts, improve responses to classroom instructions, build independence and facilitate classroom inclusion for children and adults with language-learning disabilities, developmental disabilities, physical disabilities, autism, and attention deficit disorders. This program provides practice in following one- and two-step directions and using short-term m

Fonator System, Fonator Speech Trainer, & Fonator Auditory Speech Trainer

Vibrotactile amplification system. Used to assist deaf and deaf-blind students in learning how to speak to and to correct speech skills in children and adults with communicative disorders resulting from mental retardation, dysphasia, cerebral palsy or learning disabilities. User learns to imitate correct speech sound through detection of vibrations and comparison of user's own speech productions with those of the instructor. Teacher speaks into microphone, presenting the target skill; student li

Foods We Eat Thematic Activity Module (Models 2823-0 & 2824-9)

The Foods We Eat Thematic Activity Module is an independent living skills tutorial and language training system designed to teach students functioning at the Kindergarten through second grade levels to recognize, name, and classify foods from the five basic food groups. The interactive learning approach also encourages students to select foods that create healthy meals. The system utilizes a magnetized display board and metallic-backed visuals to illustrate concepts and encourage interactive lea

Foot Harnesses (Models 2A, 2B, & 2C)

The Foot Harness is a foot pedal attachment designed to keep feet fixed in place and provide neutral foot control on surfaces such as wheelchair plates and bicycle pedals. Sold in pairs, these foot harnesses promote proper alignment and weight bearing while helping to avoid injuries to the feet. Mounting hardware is included. The harnesses have a sandal-like design (heel/ankle straps) and a plastic mounting base for snap on/off attachment to the pedals. The length and width are adjustable. SIZES

Foot Pedal Attachments (Models Es-975 & Es-995)

Foot Pedal Attachments are wooden sandals which attach to a child's tricycle pedals with a small wood piece and bolts. Velcro straps hold the child's feet on the pedals, and the sandals have a plastic heel cuff to keep the rider's feet from slipping out. SIZES: Small (model ES-975) fit up to children's shoe size 12 and large (model ES-995) fit children's shoe size 12 through adult shoe size 5.

Foot Plates & Foot Plates With Pulley Toe Up

The Foot Plates and Foot Plates with Pulley Toe Up are foot pedal attachements designed for use by children with lower extremity disabilities. These plates aid in proper positioning and in keeping the foot in contact with the pedal. The Foot Plates with Pulley Toe Up are similar to the foot plates, but include a foot strap and a pulley system to tip the foot plate to keep the rider's toes up.

Foot Powered Cycle

The Foot Powered Cycle is a foot-propelled tricycle designed for children and adults ages 5 and above with balance disabilities. The user pedals with his or her feet to propel this trike. It features front wheel drive with a single speed. The cycle is custom-designed and fitted to each user using his or her measurements and guidelines to ensure a perfect fit. OPTIONS: Can be modified for a rider with only one hand or one foot. COLOR: Red or blue. CAPACITY: 250 pounds.

Footsierest

The FootsieRest is a footrest for a car seat designed for use by children with lower extremity disabilities. This footrest unit fits in the seat of most forward-facing car seats and hangs don beyond the front of the seat, providing support for the thighs, calves, and feet. This removable support is held in place by the weight of the child and the nylon cover is washable. CAPACITY: 50 pounds. COLOR: Cobalt blue, chocolate brown, or forest green.

Forfar Flyer.

Child transporter can be used in institutions or at home. The transporter looks like a stretcher with a mesh fabric covering. The cart includes leg extensions to provide two heights: 12 inches or 34 inches from the floor. At the lower level the child can propell the cart along the floor. Two detachable side rails and a detachable head rail. Four 5 inch swivel casters. Chrome palted steel frame. Overall length 42.25 inches, overall width 22 inches. Weight: high position 34. 5 pounds, low position

Forgetful & Friends

Forgetful & Friends is a control switch training program designed to provide switch training for students with cognitive or physical disabilities. The program is both visually and orally stimulating with colorful graphics and animation and lively sounds and auditory cues. It includes three levels of switch training: Cause-and-Effect where an action is rewarded with animation; Opposites which introduces the concept of on/off and left/right; and Story Completion where cause-and-effect activiti

Formboard With A Brain (Model 207)

Formboard with a Brain, model 207, is a puzzle switch, eye hand coordination activity, fine motor training device, and sensory integration activity designed for use by children and adults who have visual memory problems. This teaching device can be customized to the needs and abilities of the user, starting with one or two shapes and building to a sequence of shapes. By gradually increasing the challenge, the user’s memory skills, counting skills, spatial concepts, listening skills, and ability

Formboard With Removable Hands (Model 1-03700-00)

Formboard with Removable Hands, model 1-03700-00, is a form board and spatial orientation activity designed for use by children who are blind or have low vision or cognitive disabilities. This form board has a base with incised left and right hand shapes and removable hand pieces. The tops of the hand pieces are smooth and the bottoms are textured. This activity promotes orientation to left and right hand positions and texture recognition. Print instructions are included. COLOR: Base is light gr

Formboards And Jigsaws.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Formboards (one piece jigsaw puzzles) and jigsaw puzzles with two, four and six parts each to help a child learn shapes, size, color and sorting. Directions for making jigsaw puzzles using 6 inch square pieces of plywood and pictures of various objects. Once the picture shape has been cut out of the square, three squares of the same level (depending on how many pieces the picture is cut into) are glued to firm cardboard. With puzzles with one and two p

Forte

The Forte is a word processor designed for use by individuals with learning disabilities. The Forte has a QWERTY keyboard and an LCD display. This portable device is available in various packages. The Forte Basic Package includes a Forte keyboard and the basic software package which features flash drive compatibility, wireless fire transfer, abbreviation expansion, sticky keys, spell-check disable, a dictionary, cut/copy/paste functions, scoring program, and formatted file transfer. The premium

Foundations In Speech Perception

Foundations in Speech Perception is a CD-ROM based auditory training activity software program designed to teach listening skills to children with moderate to severe hearing loss, including those with cochlear implants. The program, designed for children from three to twelve years of age, features a series of lessons on three levels that can be used in the home, school, or speech therapy setting. It also allows the child to work at his or her own pace independently or with adult assistance. The

Foundations Of Braille Literacy

Foundations of Braille Literacy, by Robert L. Baker, Alan J. Koenig, Evelyn J. Rex, and Diane P. Wormsley, is a manual for teaching braille designed for use by teachers of students who are blind or have low vision. This text addresses the teaching of braille reading and writing in the context of literacy in general, the whole language approach, and the way in which print reading and writing are taught. Both a theoretical framework and practical applications for instruction in braille literacy ar

Four Compartment Communicator (Model 1235)

The Four Compartment Communicator, model 1235, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with communication or speech disabilities. It has four lighted compartments holding icons. Pushing the colored plate below an icon holder plays a pre-recorded message. Four messages of five seconds each can be recorded, for a total record time of 20 seconds. POWER: Uses 4 AA batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 6 x 18 x 10 inches. WEIGHT: 2.5 pounds.

Four Compartment Scanning Communicator With Icon Holders (Model 1236)

The Four Compartment Scanning Communicator with Icon Holders, model 1236, is a scanning communicator designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities and communication disabilities. The icon holders are on an upright strip above the compartments to hold objects (not included), facilitating the transition from objects to photographs as communication cues. The unit scans when external switches (not included) are activated. The device can also be used with one-to

Four Place Child Cut Out Table Kidney Shape (Model 354)

The Four Place Child Cut Out Table Kidney Shape, model 354, is a semi circular, kidney shaped table. The table features wood grain laminate, scratch resistant top and five legs for stability. The table accomodates seating for four children with amble space for each child to work. Also makes an excellent feeding station. DIMENSIONS (HxWxL): 24 x 29 x 96 inches; cut outs are 6 x 9 inch (1 each), 7 x 10 inches (2 each), and 8 x 12 inches (1 each).

Four Place Child Standing Table (Model 364)

This multiple place standing tables provide each child with a large recreational/work area. Additional features include: height adjustable foot platforms via a spring lock pin, rubber coated foot platforms for safety and spacious enough for patients with or without braces. The table top is a scratch resistant laminated wood grain. Adult sizes are available upon request. DIMENSIONS: Top size 48 x 48 inches; height 32.75 inches; foot platform adjusts from 1.5 to 11.5 inches; cut out is (one each)

Four Vest Set

The Four Vest Set are dressing vest designed to be used by children with fine motor disabilities. Designed for practicing fine motor dressing skills these vest are made of a cotton polyester blend with elastic panels that allow the vests to fit most children. Set includes: snap vest; button vest; zipper vest; combination vest, with buttons and zippers. May be purchased individually or as set.

Four-Plate Communicator Say It Play It (Model 4055)

The Four-Plate Communicator Say It Play It, model 4055, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with upper extremity and communication disabilities. This communicator features four large plate switches in a window-pane configuration, each of which activates a message up to five seconds long. Light pressure on a plate activates a message and a toy or appliance (not included) can be plugged into a jack in the unit to be activated along with a message. Messages can be rec

Foxdenton

Foxdenton is a basic classroom chair designed for children ages 3 years and older who require minimal levels of postural support when seated. It is designed to fit into any classroom environment. The Foxdenton has side supports that may be adjusted to help keep your child’s pelvis better aligned. A flip-up footrest also enables your child to sit in a more comfortable position. In addition, it comes complete with side supports, flip-up footrest and pelvic strap as standard. OPTIONS: Backrest 1

Fractiles-7

Fractiles-7 is an educational toy and eye hand coordination activity designed to teach matching, sorting, and assembly skills to individuals with neurological, fine motor, and visual disabilities. The set consists of 192 flexible magnetic, diamond-shaped tiles and a textured steel activity board. Using angles based on the number 7, these large tiles can be manipulated on the activity board or on a refrigerator to form many different designs with repeating and non-repeating patterns. Possibiliti

Frame For Bath Insert

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a custom adaptation of a frame for bath insert for a child with cerebral palsy. A Sunburst bath insert was purchased and a frame to mount this over the existing bath was built. A wooden model to test the fit and comfort of the proposed frame was created. Once fine-tuned, it was built by a local supplier with square stainless steel tube, which would not corrode when it gets wet. The frame fits snugly to the top of the existing bath, and has adjustable bolts

Free Standing Junior Walker.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Wooden box type walker for child. Instructions for a child's walker. Wooden sides and front with a tray across the top. Two handles extend straight out from sides. Uses four round ball type wheels. Materials list. Includes drawing and photograph. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Caston, D. TITLE: Easy To Make Aids For Your Handicapped Child. REF: Book: Englewoods Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall Inc: p 80-82. NARIC CALL NUMBER: R1798 1982.

Freedom 2 Hp

Freedom 2 HP is a manual wheelchair designed for use by children or adults with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. FRAME (LxW): 15 to 19 inches (Regular) or 17 to 21 inches (Long) x 11 to 18 inches in one-inch increments. This chair is available in a choice of a folding or rigid frame with bend push handles. An optional transport package for bus/van tie-down is available. The frame is powder coated in a choice of red, green, blue, yellow, white, black,

Freedom 2 Kids

Freedom 2 Kids is a child's wheelchair designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. FRAME (LxW): 10 to 14 inches (Regular) or 13 to 17 inches (Long) x 11 to 18 inches in one-inch increments. This chair is available with either a folding or rigid frame and an optional WC19 transport approved tie down system. The frame is available in red, green, blue, yellow, white, black, turquoise, pewter, purple, midnight blue, blue stardust,

Freedom 3 Cycles (Models Jpr 160 & Jpr 200)

Freedom 3 Cycles are recumbent-style, leg-powered tricycles designed for use by individuals with neurological and balance disabilities. Both of these cycles feature a tubular steel frame, an adjustable seat, chest supports, large foam handlebars, and rear wheel housing. The pedals are located slightly in front of the front wheel. Both models have three mag wheels and pneumatic tires. A safety strap and a side assistance handle enable the cycles to be pulled or steered by a companion, and an emer

Freedom Concepts Balance Bike

The Freedom Concepts Balance Bike is designed for use to help children with neurological and mobility disabilities develop balance and coordination. The wide tires provide extra stability while challenging the rider to use their own balance to remain upright. Standard features include high rise handlebars, steering adjustment, heavy duty steel chain guard and mountain style pedals. OPTIONS: Freedom Concepts Heavy Duty Assistance Handle and Freedom Concepts Seat Back Support. SIZES: Balance Bike-

Freedom Push Chair

The Freedom Push Chair is an adult stroller designed for use by small adults or older children with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or cerebral palsy. This lightweight folding stroller has a bent handle for pushing and can maneuver over all types of terrain, including at the beach, park, or hiking trails. This stroller includes a multi-position sun canopy with a clear window. FRAME (HxWxL): 41 x 30.5 x 66.375 inches. SEAT: Seat width is 13.375 inches and back height is 27

Freestanding Bowling Ramp (Model W9972)

The Freestanding Bowling Ramp, model W9972, is designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs, or who have balance or upper extremity disabilities. This ramp features steel pipe construction with a chip-resistant finish and no-slide rubber feet. The ramp is raised at the back to enable direct wheelchair access. The user sets the bowling ball on the top of the ramp and pushes it down the ramp, launching the ball down the alley. DIMENSIONS (WxLxH): 26 x 62 x 25 inches. COLOR: Bright chrome.

Fresco

Fresco is a drawing and graphics program designed for use by children with learning and cognitive disabilities. The program offers a choice of media, including crayons, charcoal, pastels, airbrush, and watercolors, as well as a choice of surfaces from plain paper to a variety of canvases. The program also offers experimenting with symmetry and tiling efects, picture brushes for creative effects, multiple paint palettes, realistic effects, repeating patterns, and realistic stencil effects. Fully

Frette Crib

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

Fridge Phonics

Fridge Phonics is an educational toy designed for use by children with cognitive or communication disabilities. To use, place the letter in the magnetic letter reader and push the letter to hear its name and sound through a fun phonics song. The magnetic letter reader attaches securely to a refrigerator or other metal base. POWER: Uses three triple-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 5 x 4 x 1.5 inches.

Frogpockets

FrogPockets is a weighted vest designed to hold the manufacturer's BeanBagFrogs and BeanBagTurtles (see separate entry) as a balance or sensory integration activity for children with physical or neurological disabilities. The T-shirt style vest holds up to five pounds in it large front pocket.

From A To Z

From A to Z is an alphabet game and language tutorial program designed for use by children with learning or cognitive disabilities. The program helps users develop and practice visual, auditory, and memory skills needed for letter and word recognition. Users choose the letter they wish to practice on the menu screen, and the program provides a set of activities for each letter. Users can press the letter to see a word and a picture and hear the spoken word. Activities include word building, find

Frs Custom Solutions Headpointer

The FRS Custom Solutions Headpointer is a headwand designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury or upper extremity disabilities or severe physical disabilities. The Headpointer can assist users with a wide range of daily tasks including communication device access, computer access, elevator operation, and light and appliance control. The lightweight head pointer features a durable one-piece plastic frame lined with high-density padding. An adjustable elastic back and chin strap keeps

Fruits - Lite

Fruits – Lite is a perceptual training and reading tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad or Android device to teach a child to identify fruits such as an apple, cherry, banana, or orange. The app is organized into multiple "Learn and Play" sections, each of which has a "Learn" part and a "Play" part. Pictures of fruits a

Full Length Fleece Suit (Models 780, 781 & 782)

The Full Length Fleece Suit, models 780, 781 and 782, is a child’s jumper designed for use by children with incontinence or who have difficulty dressing. It is available in two styles: with a full-length front zipper or with a 22-inch back zipper. The version with a back zipper includes a tab at the top of the zipper that snaps to discourage children who are prone to undressing themselves. This suit is made of a 50-50 poly cotton sweatshirt fleece. It has long sleeves and full-length legs and ca

Full Length Knit Suit (Models 790, 791 & 792)

The Full Length Knit Suit, models 790, 791 and 792, is a child’s jumper designed for use by children with incontinence or who have difficulty dressing. It is available in two styles: with a full-length front zipper or with a 22-inch back zipper. The version with a back zipper includes a tab at the top of the zipper that snaps to discourage children who are prone to undressing themselves. This suit is made of a 65% cotton-35% polyester interlock knit that stretches 4 inches in width and 1.5 inche

Fun & Learn House

The Fun & Learn House is an electronic pre-reading tutorial program designed for use by children between the ages of three and six years with cognitive and learning disabilities. This house-shaped device teaches the alphabet, phonics, word recognition, colors, and the names of items found in the house's four rooms. The unit offers four games: Large colorful letters and pictures of familiar household items introduce the alphabet and word recognition: Leap the Frog's encouraging voice guides

Fun & Learn Mailbox

The Fun & Learn Mailbox is an electronic pre-reading tutorial program designed for use by children between the ages of four and seven years with cognitive and learning disabilities. The mailbox-shaped device uses Leap the frog, who peers over the top of the mailbox, to teach the alphabet, phonics, rhyming, and reading comprehension. It also introduces sentence creation, grammar, and early reasoning skills. The voice output toy includes 26 talking postcards (one for each letter of the alphabe

Fun & Learn Phonics Desk

The Fun & Learn Phonics Desk is a pre-reading tutorial program designed for use by children between three and seven years of age with cognitive and learning disabilities. The unit uses incorporates touch, sight. and, sound to teach the alphabet, phonics, spelling, rhyming, and introductory reading skills. The set includes the desk with card storage space, 17 Talking Word Cards, four Talking Game Cards, and 26 removable magnetic letters. Children can press a letter to hear its name or use the

Fun And Function Chewy Wristbands, Model WR3435

Fun And Function Chewy Wristbands designed for use by children with sensory processing disorders, cognitive impairments and developmental delays.  It provided an alternative for children who chew their clothes. It is made out of organic cotton. The wristbands are a snug fit and safe for mouthing. It can also be used by individual who drool. 

Fun Gripper Bowling Set

The Fun Gripper Bowling Set is an eye-hand coordination activity designed for use by children with fine motor, upper extremity, gross motor, perceptual, or neurological disabilities. This set includes a bowling ball with a non-slip surface and six soft, oversized pins with numbers on them. A nylon carry bag is included. DIMENSIONS: The bowling ball is 7 inches in diameter and the pins are 10 inches. COLOR: The pins are multi-colored, the ball is blue and yellow, and the carry bag is black.

Fun Gripper Golf Set

The Fun Gripper Golf Set is a golf game designed for use by children with neurological and upper extremity disabilities. Useful for assisting in developing eye-hand coordination and perceptual skills, the set includes easy-grip clubs and soft, oversized balls. The complete set includes a putter, an iron, a driver, two balls, and a nylon golf bag. DIMENSIONS: The clubs are 22 inches.

Fun Tunnel Cube (Model W4586)

The Crawl Cube Plus, model W4586, is a large foam shape designed for use with children with physical disabilities. Made of dense poly-foam and covered in vinyl-coated nylon with zipper closure, this cube can be used for crawling and climbing. When the touch fasteners at the corners are released, the cube transforms into a long, straight crawl course of four flat-topped mounds. Two or more units can also be connected for a variety of movement activities. DIMENSIONS (WxHxL): In the cube formation,

Functional Communication Profile - Revised (FCP-R)

The Functional Communication Profile - Revised (FCP-R) is a language development evaluation system designed for use for assessment of individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities or autism. This descriptive assessment tool can be used to evaluate communication skills in individuals with developmental and acquired delays, from pre-kindergarten children through adults, in any setting, regardless of form of communication (sign, non-verbal, or augmentative). There is no scoring system, b

Functional Electrical Stimulation (Fes) Arm And Leg Ergometer (Models Rt300-Slsa & Rt300-Slsap))

The Functional Electrical Stimulation Motorized Ergometer is designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury or other neurological disabilities that prevent independent arm or leg cycling. The RT300-SLSA is used directly from a wheelchair, with no transfer required. When leg cycling, the user's feet are secured in the pedals with his/her legs supported by the leg guides. Surface electrodes placed on the skin over leg muscle groups are connected by a cable to the system's controller. When

Functional Electrical Stimulation (Fes) Motorized Ergometer (Models Rt300-Sl & Rt300-Slp )

The Functional Electrical Stimulation Motorized Ergometer is a motorized FES cycle designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury. This system is used from a wheelchair, with no transfer required. The user's feet are secured in the pedals with his/her legs supported by the leg guides. Surface electrodes placed on the skin over leg muscle groups are connected by a cable to the system's controller. A computer with a color, touch-sensitive screen controls the stimulation patterns sent to t

Functional Forms Wheelchair Easel / Lap Tray

The Functional Forms Wheelchair Easel/Lap Tray is designed to provide a lightweight alternative to traditional lap trays for wheelchair users. Features include a built-in 20-degree angle, pencil holder/wrist rest, removable carrying strap, magnetic paper holder, and a hidden zippered pouch. This easel also has a water-resistant vinyl or leather covering. WEIGHT: 1 pound.

Functional Living Skills And Behavioral Rules Cd

The Functional Living Skills and Behavioral Rules CD is a behavioral training flash card program designed for use by parents and teachers of children and adults with behavioral, cognitive, and communication disabilities.The program contains over 1,000 full-color photographs of children, adolescents, and adults engaged in a variety of functional activities. Activity areas include daily schedules and routines, personal hygiene/grooming, toileting, homework, leisure, simple meal preparation, commun

Fundamentals Audio Cards

Fundamentals Audio Cards are language tutorial programs designed for use with individuals with learning and other cognitive disabilities. These audio card sets are designed to work with audio card readers such as The PCI Communicator or the Language Master (see separate entries) to allow students to work at their own pace to acquire reading and language skills through interactive learning. These cards use a multi-sensory approach to reinforce basic skills. Students listen to the card and look at

Funky Footprints Tactile Sound Mat

The Tactile Sound Mat is a sensory integration activity designed for children with physical, cognitive, neurological, or visual disabilities. This lightweight mat can be spread out on any flat surface and features numbered footprints in a variety of textures. Pressing one or more of the footprints triggers amusing sounds. The mat can be operated by a child's hands or feet. POWER: Uses two double-A batteries (not included). DIMENSIONS (LxW): 65 x 12.5 inches. COLOR: The mat has a bright yellow ba

Funny Face

Funny Face is a hand eye coordination and visual tracking activity designed for use with children with physical, neurological, cognitive, or visual disabilities. This bead maze features a variety of wire tracks shaped to create a funny clown's face. Each track has a set of beads to be manipulated across and around it. Each wire requires a different set of hand movements and, as the beads are manipulated, the basic motions for writing are practiced. The clown's features can also be traced on the

Funny Friend Switch (Model 2245)

The Funny Friend Switch, model 2245, is a touch or wobble switch designed for use by children with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. Pull one of the two colorful balls or swipe at the happy monkey to hear silly sounds and music, feel a slight vibration, and see multicolored lights flash. The unit also works as a capability switch, activating a connected device. Sound can be turned off for quieter use. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 13 x 8 x 9.25 inches. POWER: Uses 2 triple-A and 2 C batteri

Funtastik (Model 2244)

Funtastik, model 2244, is a sensory busy box designed for use by children with cognitive and severe physical disabilities. Activate the brightly colored squishy pads to see blinking multi-colored lights, hear musical tunes and the "Little Miss Muffet" nursery rhyme, feel vibration, and watch the glitter dome and items spin about. Each sensory activation plays separately from 7 to 18 seconds. The squishy fluid in the pads moves through the center and goes back and forth when pushed or pounded. PO

Fusion Portable Keyboard

The Fusion Portable Keyboard is a word processor designed for use by individuals with learning disabilities. Features include a large liquid crystal display (LCD) with adjustable font sizes, Math 101 math facts practice, and a wide variety of other writing supports. Functions that students use most frequently like the thesaurus, font size adjustment, and word prediction have dedicated keys for one-button access. All other options, like cut and paste, disabling spell check, or adjustments to word

Fuzzbuzz Level 1: Word Learning

Fuzzbuzz Level 1: Word Learning is a vocabulary tutorial program designed specifically for use by children with learning disabilities. Bouncing fuzzbuzzes and creeping slinx stimulate children and help them develop sight vocabulary and reading skills. The 16 activities include word to picture matching, word sequencing, and timed word recognition. The help fuzzbuzz gives tips and animated sequences reward completion of each activity. The program can be customized for up to 20 students and can be

Fuzzbuzz Level 2: The Clan

Fuzzbuzz Level 2: The Clan is a vocabulary tutorial program designed specifically for use by children with learning disabilities. This program features 20 animated activities to introduce 150 new words with matching and learning activities to incrase sight vocabulary. A highly-structured phonics program leads children through single letter sounds, triple consonant blends, and more. A virtual relaity component enables students to explore the Glen as they complete two comprehension activities. A

Fuzzy Friends & Switches Kit (Model 4064)

The Fuzzy Friends & Switches Kit, model 4064, is a set of switch operated plush toys and touch and finger switches designed for use by children with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This kit includes five different plush toys along with five different switches (all also sold separately). The switches can be used to work on specific goals. Switch activation causes the animals to walk, talk, and/or make animal sounds. The set includes: Pretty Kitten, Flopp

Fuzzy Puzzles

Fuzzy Puzzles are tactile puzzles designed for use by children with neurological, fine motor, perceptual, and visual disabilities. These handcrafted wooden puzzles have four slightly raised pieces with soft, fuzzy material on each and brightly-painted backgrounds. Available puzzles (each sold separately) include farm, pets, or jungle.

G.g. Giraffe (Model 544)

G.G. Giraffe, model 544, is a switch-operated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity and mobility disabilities. Adapted for use with a single switch (switch not included), this plush giraffe walks and bends her neck forward when the switch is activated. DIMENSIONS: Toy is 14 inches in height.

Gaitmaster

Gaitmaster is a dynamic weight-relieving walker designed for children 5 to 18+ years of age. It assists with weight bearing and maintaining an upright posture. There are built in compression springs that provide optimum weight relief. Gas spring allows easy change of height for transfer. The lockable lift lever raises the walker to the best working height. Controls are designed to give the possibility of independent transfer.

Game Controller Adaptation

DO-IT-YOURSELF-ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To assist an individual with upper extremity disabilities in operating the remote control of a PlayStation. Attach several Lego-style blocks to each of the four blocks. Grabbing the extension and pulling down causes the blocks to activate the corresponding button. MATERIALS: Lego-style blocks and game controller. SKILLS REQUIRED: Assembly.11 TITLE: Doing It Yourself. JOURNAL: Quest. REF: Volume 12, Number 1, January/February 2005. WEB: http://www.mdausa.org/publ

Gamz Player Cd With Speak Text

The GAMZ Player CD with Speak Text is a CD-ROM containing an educational game program (the GAMZ Player) designed to teach reading and spelling skills to students with learning disabilities, and a screen reader program (Speak Text) that is also designed for use by individuals with learning disabilities. The educational game program is based on the Swap and Fix educational card games (see separate entry). It contains software versions of all 35 boxed Swap and Fix card games, plus 14 extra Swap and

Gator Gait Trainer

The Gator Gait Trainer is a child's adjustable reverse walker designed for use by children 18 months to six years of age with lower extremity, balance, or walking disabilities or cerebral palsy. This walker provides built-in growth capability. The fully accessorized model comes complete with width- and height-adjustable handgrips, arm troughs, forearm supports, pelvic pad, anti-tip bars, sling seat, ankle prompts, swivel front casters, caster pin locks, and a rear frame bumper. The unit has a st

Gator Reverse Walker, The

The Gator Reverse Walker is a child's or junior walker designed for children with walking and balance disabilities. This walker features a folding powder-coated steel adjustable growth frame. and adjustable handgrips and arm troughs. The adjustable grips and troughs enable the unit to provide individual arm orientation for exact handgrip width adjustment. This reverse walker is also equipped with front swivel casters, caster pin locks, padded grips, and a rear frame bumper. DIMENSIONS: The handl

Gazelle By R82

The Gazelle is a prone stander designed for use by children with mobility disabilities. Available in three sizes, this stander may also be used for postural drainage and as a tilting table with a variety of adjustments between 15 and 90 degrees. It features a Y-shaped base with four locking wheels, foot-pedal angle adjustment and a degree meter, height- and width-adjustable footrests, rear support, padded chest support, and padded knee supports. The leg rests are independently adjustable with ea

Gb 1 Walker

The GB 1 Walker is a child walker designed for use by children with mobility disabilities. This walker has a sturdy steel frame with a divided square base on four wheels. A central post provides support and anchors positioning belts.The device can be configured for use in a standing or sitting position. The unit includes a padded head support, a padded chest support, and a hip strap. OPTIONS: Hand/ arm rest, removable push handle, a clear tray, and custom adaptations.

Gel Tiles

Gel Tiles are a perceptual training activity designed to encourage manipulation for children with cognitive, developmental, fine motor, neurological, or upper extremity disabilities. These sealed plastic tailes are filled with brightly-colored, non-toxic gel that reacts to hand pressure. Set includes six tiles ranging in a variety of shapes (circles, squares, etc.). DIMENSIONS: Sizes range from a circle 3 inches in diameter to a 20-inch square. COLOR: One tile each of red, yellow, green, blue, o

Geo-Lastic Art (Model B9249-70)

Geo-Lastic Art, model B9249-70, is a pegboard kit designed for use by children with fine motor or upper extremity disabilities. The kit enables children to use colorful elastic bands of various sizes to create designs while improving their fine motor and perceptual motor skills. Patterns illustrate how to make the shapes of letters, numbers, and objects such as a house or a sailboat. The kit includes a wooden pegboard, 15 smooth plastic pegs, elastic bands, and a pattern book. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW)

Geometric Counting Cylinders (Model G3080)

The Geometric Counting Cylinders, model G3080, are a math skills game designed for use by children with cognitive, learning, or fine motor disabilities. This hardwood manipulative set develops geometric shape recognition, counting skills, and shape sorting. A hardwood storage box is included. DIMENSIONS (HxWxL): 3 x 5 x 7.5 inches. WEIGHT: 1.4 pounds.

Geometric Puzzle Board (Model G527)

The Geometric Puzzle Board, model G527, is a large knobbed, puzzle form board for children with learning and physical disabilities. The wooden board contains pull-off pieces shaped like a square, oval, oblong, triangle and circle painted in green, blue, red, yellow and orange. DIMENSIONS (HxWxL): The board is 3 x 9.25 x 9.5 inches. The knobs on each shape are 2 inches high. WEIGHT: 2 pounds.

Geometric Shapes

The Geometric Shapes are large geometric shapes designed for use by children with mobility or perceptual disabilities. This set of large and small wooden shapes includes square, triangular, rectangular, and circular shapes (one in each size). Each shape comes with support stand and has a cutout large enough for small child to crawl through. Made of 11-ply laminated birch, the shapes are available unfinished and sanded smooth or with a clear lacquer finish.

Geometry Teaching Aid

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To demonstrate the difference between various types of angles for young children with vision disabilities. This technique was developed by a third-grade student who is blind for teaching younger children. The student uses his folding travel cane to demonstrate a right angle, showing the other students that if the corner of a piece of paper fits in the angle between two sections of the cane, a right angle has been created. If the angle is smaller than the right

Geosafari Talking Globe & Geosafari Talking Globe Jr

The GeoSafari Talking Globe and GeoSafari Talking Globe Jr are voice output globes with built-in electronic geographical quiz games suitable for children with learning disabilities or low vision. Games may be played by one to four individual players or teams and may be customized to three skill levels. The GeoSafari Talking Globe asks and answers over 10,000 questions about countries, capitals, cities, rivers, oceans, landmarks, and national songs. The GeoSafari Jr version features a simplified

Gerry 2 Stage Toilet Seat

The Gerry 2 Stage Toilet Seat is a child's toilet seat for children two to seven years old with physical, mobility, or neurological disabilities. This seat fits over a potty seat or a standard toilet and features leg supports with two large loop handles at the top for the child to hold for balance. The seat folds for transport or storage. DIMENSIONS (DxW): The seat is 12 x 9 inches. The distance between the seat and footrest is 7 inches. The height from the floor to the toilet seat adjusts from

Gertie Ball

The Gertie Ball is a textured inflatable ball designed to be grabbed, squeezed, thrown or kicked. Made of non-toxic PVC, it inflates in seconds to different sizes with the included straw. DIMENSIONS: Available in 9-inch and 13-inch models. COLOR: Assorted metallic colors.

Getting Dressed Software

Getting Dressed Software is a vocabulary enhancement and personal and indpendent living skills tutorial program designed to teach about getting dressed for individuals with a cognitive or physical disability. It not only teaches vocabulary about clothing, but also teaches dressing skills. Users will learn words for clothing items and how to dress for a variety of occasions. It features a quiz section to enhance what is learned and has voice output capabilities for non-readers. For students with

Giant 8-Tone Drum

The Giant 8-Tone Drum is an auditory stimulation activity designed for use with individuals with hearing, cognitive, or neurological disabilities. This drum is used to produce resonation for auditory processing. The large drum produces deep vibration and eight separate tones. Handcrafted of hardwoods, the drum has a rubber foot on each side so that it can be played table-style. Flipping the drum on its side enables an individual to lie on its surface to feel the vibrations as another person play

Giant Economy Sand & Water Table (Model La308)

The Giant Economy Sand & Water Table, model LA309, is a sand/water table designed for use by children with upper extremity, mobility, or cognitive disabilities. This table has a height-adjustable metal frame with a removable plastic tub. OPTIONS: A top is available. DIMENSIONS: This table has a 7-inch deep tub and is 22.25 inches wide x 34.25 inches long. The stand adjusts from 18 to 21 to 24 inches high.

Giant Knobbed Puzzles

The Giant Knobbed Puzzles are large knobbed puzzles designed for use with children with fine motor or cognitive disabilities. Each wood silk-screened puzzle depicts a different animal, food, or daily living activity. Subjects include vegetables, fuit, gardening items, tools, table setting, a snail, a butterfly, a turtle, and a rooster. By manipulating the larger puzzle pieces, children are encouraged to heighten their visual perception, problem solving, and eye-hand coordination skills. Each puz

Giant Print Bingo Card

The Giant Print Bingo Card is a large print game designed for use by individuals with low vision. This super large print bingo card is laminated for durability and ease of cleaning. DIMENSIONS: The card measures 11 x 17 inches and the numbers are just under 2 inches. COLOR: Available in yellow with black numbers or white with black numbers.

Giant Textured Beads (Model 1-03780-00)

Giant Textured Beads, model 1-03780-00, are a perceptual training activity designed for use by children who are blind or have low vision. This activity introduces a variety of concepts, including shape, color, and texture. It also assists in the development of muscular and eye-hand coordination. The set includes 12 painted wooden beads in three shapes: cube, rectangular solid, and cyclinder. The shapes have three textures: smooth, striped, and grid. A bead stringer and instructions in print are

Gizmo Tilt-In-Space Wheelchair

The Gizmo Tilt in Space Wheelchair is a lightweight wheelchair designed for use by children or adults with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. FRAME (LxW): Cane length of 8 to 13 inches (extra small), 10 to 15 inches (small), 13 to 18 inches (medium), or 15 to 20 inches (long) x 10 to 18 inches wide in one-inch increments. The chair is available in a choice of a folding or rigid frame with optional transport package for bus/van tie-down. The chair has 4

Glacier The Polar Bear (Model 914)

Glacier the Polar Bear, model 914, is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This plush toy has been adapted with a jack for a switch (not included), and when the switch is activated, this bear walks and stands on his hind legs growling . POWER: Uses three double-Abatteries (not included). DIMENSIONS: 9 x 6 inches. COLOR: Cream.

Glide Caps (Model W602)

The Glide Tips, model W602, are walker glide tips designed for use on walkers with front wheel attatchments. These tips replace the existing rear walker tips to improve walker mobility. DIMENSIONS: These tips fit one-inch leg shafts. COLOR: Black.

Glitter Pin (Model 1695)

The Glitter Pin, model 1695, is a spatial orientation activity designed for use with children with sensory, neurological, and developmental disabilities. This clear cylinder is divided into three sections and can be easily mounted onto a mirrored base (model 1650 sold separately). When the child spins the cylinder, beads tumble as each section lights up, music plays, and the cylinder gently vibrates. This toy does not require a capability switch. POWER: Uses two AA batteries. DIMENSIONS: 11.25

Glitter Roll (Models 160H, 1698H, & 1695H)

The Glitter Roll is an adapted music box designed to provide multi-sensory stimulation for children with physical, cognitive and/or sensory disabilities. The clear cylindrical roller contains a potpourri of sparkling shapes which, when rotated, activates the music box. These cylinders have rolling pin style handles to encourage bilateral hand use and aid in strengthening the upper extremities. Model 160H also plays music, model 1698H offers music and lights, and model 1695H has lights and vibrat

Glitter Roll Music Box & Switch (Model 696)

The Glitter Roll Music Box and Switch, (model 696), is a rotating cylinder switch and adapted music box designed to provide multi-sensory stimulation for children with physical, cognitive and/or sensory disabilities. The clear cylindrical roller contains a potpourri of sparkling shapes which, when rotated, activates the music box. The cylinder is mounted on a white plastic base with suction cup feet. The device can also be used as an external capability switch without music when connected to a t

Glo Worm With Switch (Model 8014)

The Glo Worm with Switch, model 8014, is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity, severe physical, cognitive, or emotional disabilities or spinal cord injury. Press the attached capability switch or squeeze the toy and the Glo Worm comforts with a gentle light and lullabies. POWER: Uses 3 double-A batteriess. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 10 x 7 inches.

Glove Puppet.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Hand puppet with a mouth that can open and close; intended to help a child learn pretend play (by pretending to eat) and to help in language learning activities. Pattern and instructions for making a hand puppet of 1/2 yard of furry material, a small square each of red felt and brown felt, and plastic safety eyes and nose. Includes photograph and drawings. Discusses uses of the puppet. SKILLS REQUIRED: Sewing. AUTHOR: McConkey, R; Jeffree, D TITLE: Mak

Glow Dome (Model 7501)

The Glow Dome, model 7501, is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity or severe physical or spinal cord injury. Users can color on the dome with one of six brightly-colored glow markers and then activate a connected capability switch (not included) to cause lights to flash, the pictures to glow, and the dome to rotate at adjustable speeds. The set includes six glow markers, two drawing surfaces, and two starter scenes. POWER: Uses 3 double-A batteries. DIMENSION

Glow In The Dark Ball

The Glow in the Dark Ball is an inflatable textured ball designed for use by children with upper extremity, neurological, and visual disabilities. This latex-free ball features an easy-grip texture and an easy inflation/deflation mechanism. This ball offers the lightness of a balloon and the durability of a play ball. DIMENSIONS: 9 inches in diameter.

Glow-In-The-Dark Twister Tops

The Glow-in-the-Dark Twister Tops are an eye hand coordination activity designed for use by individuals with fine motor and neurological disabilities.These tops are easy to spin. DIMENSIONS: 1.75 and 2.5 inches in diameter.

Glowing Seahorse With Switch

The Glowing Seahorse with Switch is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This soft toy has a glowing light on its tummy and plays eight soft melodies and ocean sounds when the attached capability switch (included) is activated. Activating the switch a second time turns the toy off. POWER: Uses 3 triple-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 11 x 6 x 4.5 inches.

Go Go Dump Truck (Model 329)

The Go Go Dump Truck, model 329, is a switch-operated remote control toy designed for use by children with severe physical, mobility, or upper extremity disabilities. This toy truck comes with a play set consisting of three boulders and two barricades. The truck is operated with a radio remote control, which can be connected to a capability switch (not included). POWER: Truck uses 3 double-A batteries; remote control uses one 9-volt battery. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 6 x 9 x 4.5 inches. COLORS: Red an

Go Go School Bus (Model 1004)

The Go Go School Bus, model 1004, is a remote control or switch-operated toy designed for use by children with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. This school bus zooms around when the controller is used, or it can be activated by using two capability switches (not included). POWER: Toy uses 3 double-A batteries; remote control uses one 9-volt battery. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 5 x 6.5 x 3.75 inches. COLOR: Yellow.

Go! Board

The Go! Board is a personal skills tutorial program designed for use with children with cognitive disabilities. This system provides a picture schedule to prompt children to complete desired activities. Pictures or symbols (not included) representing the activity are inserted are inserted in the colored icon holder behind the clear mylar cover. When the activity is completed, the icon holder is removed and placed in the box at the base of the polystyrene board. Model 3334 has four icon hoders, m

Go-Bot

The Go-Bot is a powered cart designed to provide mobility and independence for children with mobility disabilities. Designed for children as young as 12 months of age to children up to 43 inches tall, this device can also be used as a transitional aid to train for powered wheelchair use. The device is designed for indoor use or outdoor use on level surfaces and consists of a powered mobility base with a combination positioning seat/standing aid in the center which enables the child to operate th

Go-Kart

The Go-Kart is a powered cart designed for use by children or adults with lower extremity, mobility, neurological, or severe physical disabilities. FRAME (LxW): Seat on a yellow platform measuring 65 x 37.5 inches. The cart can operate on gravel, grass, and hard surfaces, with a ground clearance of 4 inches and a turning radius of 10 feet. CONTROLS: Joystick or switch control. UPHOLSTERY: Blue. BRAKES: Electric. WHEELS: 12-inch diameter pneumatic tires. FOOTRESTS: The user's feet rest on the fr

Goin' On A Bear Hunt - Moving Ahead Storybook Series (Model 6-77903-00)

Goin' On a Bear Hunt - Moving Ahead Storybook Series, model 6-77903-00, is a braille book designed for use by children who are blind or have low vision. This braille book is part of a series that introduces symbolic representation, raised line illustrations, and text. Students explore tactile illustrations with varying levels of detail; track varying types of lines and intersecting lines; encounter tactile symbols, simple keys, and maps; discover braille words embedded in the graphics and locate

Going (Models 3800 & 3801)

The Going, models 3800 and 3801, is an activty designed develop eye hand coordination and challenge motor planning skills for individuals with a physical disability. It is basically a football shaped object (the going) attached to two strings. On the end of the strings are handles with special protestors. The clients move the going back and forth by pulling the strings apart from one another. SIZES: Medium and large. DIMENSIONS: Length of string from one set of handles to the other set is 14 fee

Going To A Restaurant Language Kit (Model Lk-Gr)

The Going to a Restaurant Language Kit, model LK-GR, is a personal skills and language tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or communication disabilities. The materials in this unit help students understand what to expect when going to a restaurant. Events are sequenced in the Boardmaker book and computer story, and reinforce appropriate social behavior. Extension activities include a restaurant scavenger hunt, money skills worksheet, and restaurant role play.

Going To The Dentist Language Kit (Model Lk-Dds)

The Going to the Dentist Language Kit, model LK-DDS, is an independent living skills and language tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or communication disabilities. The materials in this unit help students understand what to expect when going to the dentist. Events are sequenced in a Boardmaker book and a computer story with digital photos. Sequence cards reinforce the events and reassure the child, both in the classroom and while at the dentist. The kit also includes a

Going To The Doctor Language Kit (Model Lk-Do)

The Going to the Doctor Language Kit, model LK-DO, is an independent living skills and language tutorial program designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. The materials in this unit help students understand what to expect when going to the doctor. Materials include a book written with limited vocabulary and repetitive lines using Mayer-Johnson Picture Communication Symbols (see entry); an interactive computer book that combines text, pictures, speech and sound

Gonge Balancing Mini Carousel

Gonge Balancing Mini Carousel is designed for use by individuals with sensory integration disorders and low muscle tone in their upper and lower extremities. It promotes muscle integration and strengthens muscles while playing. The Vestibular input in combination with sight is also stimulated to help in improving balance of the child. It consists of a solid, molded plastic seat, which is placed on a steel disc mounted with a rotation joint including two ball bearings. A solid and stable metal

Gonge Mono Trampoline

Gonge Mono Trampoline is designed for use by children who have limited strength, motor coordination, and endurance as a result of cerebral palsy, Down’s syndrome, or traumatic brain injury. It offers a sloped protective cushion with a high rear edge that offers the utmost protection during play.

Goo

Goo is a tactile discrimination training activity designed for use by individuals with cognitive, sensory, or neurological disabilities. Availabled in Bugs 'N Goo or Alien Goo (each sold separately), each jar is filled with thick, water-based gel-like "goo" interspersed with character figures. Users stick their hands in the "goo" to find and identify the figures. The "goo" can be used in the jar, but it is also thick enough to be removed from the jar and used on a table without spreading.

Good Grips Coated Spoons

Good Grips Coated Spoons are spoons with built-up handles designed for use by children and adults with biting reflexes and limited grasping ability or coordination. These ergonomically designed utensils have large rubber handles and metal shafts with built-in twists to allow the bowl to be bent to the desired angle. Available in a teaspoon and a tablespoon (sold separately), the bowls of the spoons are coated in plastisol to protect the teeth and gums.

Gooshy Step Talking Sequencer (Model 673)

The Gooshy Step Talking Sequencer, model 673, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. When the device is activated, it plays a series of pre-recorded messages (a total of 300 seconds long), allowing a user with limited communication skills to carry on a simple conversation. The device can be used for sequencing, testing, directions, multiplication, memorization, medical instructions, storytelling, and sing-along. P

Gooshy Switch (Models 634, 635, & 636)

The Gooshy Switch is a touch switch designed for us by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. This large switch has a durable, squeezable, pillow-like top with a sparkling surface. Model 634 is a momentary switch that activates a connected toy or device while pressed. Model 635 adds vibration when the switch is activated. Model 636 provides lights, music, and vibration and can be used with a connected device or alone as a sensory toy. power: Uses two double-A batteries

Gotalk 4 Plus

GoTalk 4+ is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with communication or speech disabilities. This lightweight, rugged device has a 22-message capacity (four large message keys on five recording levels, plus two core messages that remain constant on all levels). Total recording time is 4.5 minutes. Other features include volume control, sequential recording, whole level erasing capability, and built-in overlay storage. OPTIONS: GoTalk Overlay Software for making custom

Grab Bumpy Ball

The Grab Bumpy Ball is a textured inflatable ball designed for use by children with upper extremity, neurological, and sensory disabilities. This latex-free ball is covered with raised bumps and can be used for sensory integration activities or for massage. DIMENSIONS: 8 inches in diameter.

Grab, Go And Gab Bag (Model G3B)

The Grab, Go and Gab Bag, model G3B, is a speech therapy kit with communication cueing cards and other speech teaching devices designed for use by children with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. The kit includes communication tools for a community mobility trip all in one ready-to-go bag. The canvas bag has clear plastic pockets to hold pictures (included) of community locations the group plans to visit; 96 laminated food item pictures for Picture Exchange Communication System (P

Grab-It (Model 2309)

The Grab-It, model 2309, is a switch-controlled toy designed for use by children with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. The goal of this arcade-style game is to grab small toys and other prizes out of a tank with a mechanical claw before time is up. The toy has been adapted to make it possible to control the claw and grab the prizes using large colorful plates with arrows. This toy comes with 48 prizes (small toys and coins) and features a timed arcade soundtrack that lets the pla

Grabbers (Models Thc7201, Thc7202, & Thc7203)

Grabbers are eye hand coordination exercisers designed for use with children with fine motor or eye hand coordination disabilities. These reacher-style devices are available in a choice of dolphin, aligator, or shark grabbing elements. Using the device to grab items promotes shoulder stability and eye hand coordination. DIMENSIONS: These devices are 12 inches long. COLORS: Gray, white, or green.

Grade 2 Braille Cards (Model 1-03561-00)

Grade 2 Braille Cards, model 1-03561-00, are braille language flash cards designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. These cards can be used to drill students on the braille literary code. The cards show the braille alphabet and numbers, punctuation and composition signs, one-cell whole-word and part-word signs, two-cell contractions, and short-form words. There are 247 flash cards in the set, including 26 cards with the braille alphabet on one side and large print on the

Graduated Squeezums

The Graduated Squeezums is a fine motor training kit designed for use with individuals with fine motor disabilities. This set comprises six squeezable pads and six color-coordinated slots.Users can practice fitting any pad into any slot or they can develop matching skills by matching each pad with its corresponding slot.

Grammar

Grammar is an academic, language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for children from third grade through ninth grade who have cognitive or learning disabilities. The program features six self-paced sections designed to build an understanding of sentence structure. Grammar begins with the identification of subject and predicate and the introduction of proper and common nouns in the first section; then progresses to verbs, tense and subject-verb agreement in the second section. The third se

Grasp Switch.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Squeeze switch used to activate tape player or battery operated toy can encourage child to develop grasping skills. Switch is constructed using a 3 inch section of 3/8 inch copper pipe, 4 copper U brackets, conductor wire, a subminiature plug and foam rubber strips. Includes diagrams. SKILLS REQUIRED: Soldering. AUTHOR: Burkhart, L J TITLE: More Homemade Battery Devices for Severely Handicapped Children with Suggested Activities REF: Millville, Pennsyl

Green-Lined Writing Paper For Primary Students (Models 1-04831-00, 1-04869-00, 1-04872-00, 1-04841-00, & 1-4881-00)

Green-Lined Writing Paper for Primary Students, is bold lined writing paper designed for use by students with low vision. The paper comes in "portrait" (models 1-04831-00, 1-04869-00, and 1-04872-00) or "landscape" (models 1-04841-00 and 1-4881-00) layout, and is either unpunched (models 1-04831-00 and 1-04841-00) or three-hole punched (models1-04869-00, 1-04872-00, and 1-4881-00). The paper comes in packages of 300 sheets. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 11 x 8.5 inches with 0.75-inch line spacing (models 1-

Grip And Puff Switch (Model 700, 700-X)

The Grip and Puff Switch is both a squeeze switch and a pneumatic puff switch designed for individuals with physical disabilities. The vinyl grip, a rubber cylindrical air bellows is connected by a tube to a switching unit. Grasping the cylinder and exerting slight pressure activates the switching unit, which functions as a regular switch. The grip can also be removed and used as a puff switch. This product comes with a standard 0.25 inch jack and plug and can be ordered with a 1/8 inch jack and

Grip I & Grip Ii

The Grip I (GP1000) and Grip II (GP2000) are body-powered terminal devices for prosthetic wrists. Grip I is for adults only with large hands and below the elbow amputation. Grip II is for children (approximately 11 years or older) and adults with average hand size, wrist disarticulates, below the elbow amputations and partial hand. The Grips feature cable operated voluntary closing, pull-to-close prehensile action, and "active" neuro-muscular system participation. The range of gripping forces is

Grip Star

The Grip Star is a textured ball designed for use by individuals with upper extremity and neurological disabilities. This ball has large rounded protrusions for ease in grasping and to keep fingers separated while maintaining the arches of the hand. This ball can also provide a calming and organizing effect while decreasing tactile defensiveness in and around the oral-motor area.

Grip Switch

The Grip Switch is a squeeze switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. This pneumatic switch activates with a slight squeezing pressure on the grip (five grips in different sizes are included to accommodate growth, change in ability, or multiple users). The switch can be used with any switch-adapted toy or appliance equipped with a 1/8th-inch jack. DIMENSIONS: All grips are four inches long. They range in diameter from 3/8 inch to .75 inch. COLOR: The grips are fi

Grip Tilt Switch Kit (Model 998-K)

The Grip Tilt Switch Kit , model 998-K, is a grip switch designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. This kit includes four soft tube switches that activate connected devices when held upright. DIMENSIONS: 5/8 inch, 0.75 inch, 7/8 inch, and 1 1/8 inch in diameter.

Grip-Tec Utensils

Grip-Tec Utensils are easy grasp pens and pencils designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. The ballpoint pen and mechanical pencil (sold separately) are each available in right- or left-handed models and have molded shafts in the shape of a grasp. The pencil has thick primary lead and is slightly weighted. OPTIONS: A set of six replacement leads and a sharpener are available.

Grippables

Grippables are a set of a knife, fork, and spoon with built-up handles designed for use by children with grasping or fine motor disabilities. Each utensil in the set has an easy-grip, notched plastic handle. COLOR: Available with blue and white, red and white, pink and white, or green and white handles.

Gripper Prehensor (Model 1496)

The Gripper Prehensor is a helmet with reacher designed for individuals with severe physical disabilities. The grip unit is mounted to the top of a lightweight bicycle helmet which virtually eliminates any wearer fatique. The device enables users to pick up parts at their workstation when activated by a capability switch.

Grippersnapper & Crayons And Grippersnapper & Paintbrush

The GripperSnapper is a crayon or paintbrush holder designed to enable children with limited grasping ability to color or paint independently. The plastic handles feature a tube-like opening into which the crayon or paintbrush is inserted and two triangular openings which the child's fingers slip into. The user may also wrap his or her hand around the handle. The GripperSnapper & Crayons includes four soy-based crayons and may be used with any standard crayon. The GripperSnapper & Paintb

Groove Slim Colored Pencils

The Groove Slim Colored Pencils are easy grasp colored pencils designed for use by individuals with fine motor or grasping disabiities. These pencil feature an ergonomic triangular shape with a natural grip zone and offset slide guards that enables the user's fingers to slide into the optimal writing hold. The grooves are offset ergonomically so that all the fingers (index, middle finger, and thumb) rest in the proper position. Made of all natural materials, these pencils contain no rubber or pl

Grooved Platform Talking Communicator (Models 1900 & 1910)

The Grooved Platform Talking Communicator is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities. Model 1910 features a raised compartmentalized platform to display objects, words, or pictures (not included) corresponding to the three five-second message activated by the switch plate slightly below each section. When the switch plate is pressed lights and the voice message automatically activate. The messages can be recorded as often as needed. Model 1

Grow To Pro Learn To Hit Baseball

The Grow to Pro Learn to Hit Baseball is a bat and ball game designed for use by children three years of age and up with neurological, perceptual, or eye-hand coordination disabilities. The set includes a child-sized bat, a beginners tethered ball, a standard ball, and an easy-catch Velcro mitt. The beginners ball is attached to a string with a large plastic anchor spike at one end. The spike is anchored in the ground, and a parent or another player throws the ball down the string to the batter.

Grow With Me Chair

The Grow With Me Chair is a straddle chair designed for use by children with neurological or physical disabilities. This chair with footplate offers height and depth adjustments to accommodate the child's stages of growth from infancy through young adulthood. The chair can be used at any standard-height table and each chair includes a three-point pelvic seatbelt for ages 12 months to small adult. OPTIONS: Padded seat and back cushion, grab bar, and wooden activity tray. DIMENSIONS (HxDxW): 33 x

Growth Guidance Standing Systems

The Growth Guidance Standing Systems is a prone standing system on a wheeled base: toddler, youth or junior sizes. Size adjustments include girth adjustment of pelvic hip control, height and width of knee controls, height of foot controls, height and girth of chest control. Position adjustability includes anterior and posterior bands at all controls, placement of lateral supports, medial lateral position of knee controls, position of chin rest, column tilt, tray angle, position of neckrest and s

Guide-Line Safe T Crutch (Models 67601, 67602, & 67603)

Height adjustable aluminum crutch with molded plastic arm rest and adjustable plastic handgrip. Tall Adult/Adult (model 67601) 46 to 60 inches. Youth (model 67602) 38 to 47 inches. Child (model 67603) 29 to 38 inches.

Guidelines And Games For Teaching Efficient Braille Reading

Guidelines and Games for Teaching Efficient Braille Reading, by Sally S. Mangold and Myrna R. Olson, is a manual for teaching braille designed for use by teachers of individuals who are blind or have low vision. It presents a general reading program adapted to the needs of braille readers, based on research in the areas of rapid reading and precision teaching. Educational braille games are included. This 116-page paperback was originally published in 1981. ISBN: 0-89128-105-3.

Guitar Hero Controller (Model 4065)

The Guitar Hero Controller, model 4065,is a modified game controller designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. This tabletop control center enables users to play five colored buttons in sync with the musical notes. This controller has a select button, an up arrow to select the song, and a start/stop button. An easy beginner level allows the user to hit any colored button to go to the beat of the music without having to follow a pattern. The guitar is f

Gumball Switch

Gumdrop Switch is designed for use by individuals with limited upper extremity strength and coordination as a result of cerebral palsy, developmental delays or neurological involvement.  The Gum Drop switch is a light weight, compact inclusive enabling device which can be positioned anywhere on the body.  It includes a polyvinyl covered switch, touch-fastener strap and storage tray.

Gumball Switch (Models 782B, 782G, 782P, 782R & 782Y)

The Gumball Switch is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. Intended for users who can access a smaller target area, this switch has a detachable mounting base and provides audible and tactile feedback. A clear plastic cover is included. DIMENSIONS: The activation surface is 2.5 inches, the base is 3.25 inches, and the switch is 0.75-inch high. COLOR: Available in blue, green, purple, red, or yellow.

Gus Communicator Pc10 Touch Screen Tablet Pc

Gus Communicator PC10 Touch Screen Tablet PC is a speech-generating device in the form of a tablet, touch-screen computer designed for use by individuals with autism, communication and speech delays. This touch-screen computer includes the Neospeech Speech Synthesizer, SpeechPRO Talking Keyboard with Dynamic Display (AAC), and Overboard Communication Overlay and Board Designer softwares. This Communicator PC10 is a full windows laptop with a 9" touch screen with built-in-Bluetooth connectivity.

Gymni Total Playground Activity Gym

The Tin Gymini total Playground Activity Gym is a eye hand coordination activity for infants and young children with vision, neurological, or cognitive disabilities. The activities also provide visual stimulation, perceptual training, and memory development. The Gym consists of a washable activity blanket with a pair of removable soft arches that cross in the center and support a variety of soft geometric shapes and toys. The activity mat is engineered to remain in place on most wood, tile, and

Gymnic Plus

Gymnic Plus balls are exercise ballsand inflatable balance training devices designed for use by children and adults with balance, neurological, upper extremity, or lower extremity disabilities. Available in a range of sizes for balance, stretching, strengthening, or aerobic exercises, these balls are pump-inflatable and firmness can be adjusted by increasing or decreasing inflation. They are made of a burst-resistant material and resist tearing when punctured. OPTIONS: Power pump ball pump. DIME

Gyroll 2

The Gyroll 2 is an eye hand coordination activity designed for very young children with physical, neurological, visual, and cognitive disabilities. Tubular "tracks" form an open sphere and rings on the inner tracks provide additional auditory and visual stimulation as they slide and rattle. The lightweight toy is designed for ease in grasping and it rolls slowly to encourage visual tracking.

Hair Washing Visor

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To keep shampoo out of they eyes of a child with intellectual disabilities who has difficulty understanding instructions to close her eyes or hold a wash cloth over them. A full-circle visor was made of clear plastic. A hole in the center fits over the child's and elastic lace around the opening ensures a secure fit. Hat wire was sewn into the outside edge of the plastic to keep the brim stiff. TITLE: Happy Hair Wash. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Volume 26, Number 3, Oc

Haloweights

HaloWeights are arm, leg, and head weights designed for use with children who require stabilization of the neck and spine while sitting, standing, or walking. Available in 1.1, 2.2, or 4.4 pounds, these weights may also be used for bilateral upper extremity or trunk exercises. The ring-shaped weights may be worn on the head; looped over the arms, shoulders, or wrists; grasped in each hand; or hooked on the legs. They are soft enough to be used in tossing and catching activities.

Hamilton Iso-Quadron (Model Nk 73)

The Hamilton Iso-Quadron, model NK 73, is a leg exerciser designed to exercise the knee and quadriceps. The Hamilton Iso-Quadron utilizes short arc exercises to elicit hamstring reinforcement of quadriceps muscles. The range of motion is increased in conjuction with terminal extension strength and hamstring reinforcement. It can be used to test hamstring strength, provide passive stretching of weakened, damaged or post surgical knees, for compression isometrics or for lengthening contractions. T

Hammock Swing Seat

The Hammock Swing Seat is a Hammock Swing Seat designed for use by children and adults with physical and neurological disabilities. The hammock-style swing has a lightweight steel frame with a height- and angle-adjustable heavy-duty nylon seat and chest and leg straps with Velcro closure. The swing is shipped assembled and includes chains. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 50 x 24 inches. CAPACITY: 250 pounds.

Hammock Swing Seat (Model W4092)

Large hammock swing seat to accommodate children and adults with poor trunk control. Mounts to provide swinging motion. Height and angle adjustable. Made from heavy duty canvas on steel frame. Adjustable chest strap. Chain and connecting hardware included. Weighs 26 pounds.

Hand / Wrist Straps (Model 6.5)

The Hand/Wrist Straps 6.5 are accessories for child tricycles by Consumer Care Products Inc. (See separate entries.) These fully adjustable leather straps with hook and loop fasteners are designed to position and support the child's wrists to keep the hands near to the handlebars. DIMENSIONS: 13 inches long. WEIGHT: Approximately 1 pound.

Hand And Foot Powered Pediatric Cycle

The Hand and Foot Powered Pediatric Cycle is a child's hand and foot-propelled tricycle designed for children ages 2 through 6 with neuromuscular disabilities or cerebral palsy who need to use both their feet and hands to propel the cycle. Children pedal with their feet and push and pull the handlebars to propel this cycle. It features front wheel drive with a single speed. The cycle is custom-designed and fitted to each child using his or her measurements and guidelines to ensure a perfect fit.

Hand Driven Mobility Aid Cycle (Models 6B.1, 6B.2, 6B.3, & 6B.4)

The Hand Driven Mobility Aid Cycle (models 6B.1, 6B.2, 6B.3, AND 6B.4) are hand propelled children's tricycles. These tricycles are customizable/adaptable to various levels of dysfunction. Features include a 1-piece seat that provides low back support, abduction wedge, verticle handlebars, 45-degree hip control belt, rubber tires, and an extra wide steel frame with a 19-inch wide rear wheel base for stability. Leg cuffs, foot positioning harnesses, and hand and wrist accessories are available op

Hand Protection From Self-Abusive Behavior.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Polyform protective " mittens" for self-abusive children, to prevent hand biting. Details construction of two types of hand guards: one full hand protection, covering the whole hand and wrist; one partial hand protection to be used when the child is being closely supervised. Lists materials and equipment needed, and includes photographs and drawing. Both protectors are made of Rolyan polyform, and are hinged to allow wrist movement. SKILLS REQUIRED: Pl

Hand Rails For Treadmill

CUSTOM ADAPTATIONPURPOSE: To provide support for a child with spina bifida during execise on a treadmill with handrails that are too high for the child. Two commercially available adjustable handrails are mounted on wooden blocks by resting them in round notches cut out of the blocks. The rails are held in place by brass straps, and the foot of each rail is encased in rubber to prevent slippage. The two mounted rails are placed on either side of the treadmill. The blocks are clamped to the side

Handbook Of Braille Contractions

The Handbook of Braille Contractions is a manual for teaching Grade 2 Braille contractions and abbreviations for individuals who are blind or have low vision. This dictionary presents contractions and abbreviations with their meanings in alphabetical order, with Braille and standard print on facing pages.

Handhugger Colouring Pencils

Handhugger Colouring Pencils are easy grasp colored pencils designed for use by children or adults with grasping disabilities. These triangular coloring pencils have strong leads with consistent laydown of color. The triangular shape helps the user to hold the pencil. Pencils have a slip-resistant texture and are made from wood flour to prevent splinters. COLORS: Yellow, purple, peach, brown, orange, black, red, pink, green, light green, mid blue, and dark blue.

Handhugger Writing Pen

The Handhugger Writing Pen is an easy grasp pen with a triangular handle designed for use by children or adults with fine motor disabilities or physical grasp difficulties. These triangular writing pens have a chunky, hard-wearing nib that gives slight resistance to the paper for greater control. The triangular shape is comfortable to hold for all age groups including those with physical grasp difficulties as well as very young children. The pen has washable ink and a line width of 0.7 millimete

Handi-Writer

The Handi-Writer is a writing aid designed for use with children limited hand strength or inappropriate grasping patterns. This device loops over the wrist and over the writing implement to encourage the hand to form the tripod grip. Instructions are included.

Hands And Feet Crawling Pattern Set (Model Pc 8143)

The Hands and Feet Crawling Pattern Set, model PC 8143, is a crawling trainer designed to be placed in various patterns to teach homo-lateral patterns and cross pattern movements to children with physical disabilities. The set may also be used to reinforce the concepts of directionality, laterality, likenesses, and differences. The set consists of rubber cutouts of 12 hands and 12 feet, right and left. COLOR: Red and blue.

Hands And Feet Markers (Models Thc02107 & Thc02108)

Hands and Feet Markers, models THC02107 and THC02108, are floor footprints and hand markers designed for use in by children with disabilities during motor skills activities. These colorful hand and feet markers can be used by therapists and classroom educators to create activities that combine movement and cognitive skills. They can placed to set up an obstacle course that requires motor planning, right left discrimination, bilateral coordination, and other therapeutic goals. These tough, poly v

Hands On Functional Activities For Visually Impaired Preschoolers (Model 1-03260-00)

Hands On Functional Activities for Visually Impaired Preschoolers, model 1-03260-00, is a functional skills activity kit designed for use by parents and professionals working with young children who are blind or have low vision. The activities in this kit are designed to help children develop skills such as concentration, hand and visual coordination, the ability to complete a cycle of activity, and socialization skills. The activities also help children develop a sense of order and a positive s

Hands-On Buddy Button

The Hands-On Buddy Button is a touch switch designed to provide visual cues for individuals who have difficulty locating the surface of a single switch to press for activation. These switches can be used to operate switch-adapted appliances and toys and include a non-slip rubber base. SIZES: Available in regular and large (comparable to the Buddy Button and the Big Buddies, see separate entries). COLOR: Bright yellow with a black handprint on the surface.

Hands-On Experience With The Cranmer Abacus (Model 1-30004-00)

Hands-On Experience with the Cranmer Abacus, model 1-30004-00, is a math training program designed for use by students who are blind or have low vision. It consists of a video and an accompanying booklet designed to familiarize students with the basic mathematical uses of the Cranmer abacus, including how numbers are represented and how the four arithmetical operations (addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division) are performed.

Handtalk Zoo

The Handtalk Zoo is a sign language training book designed for use with children who are deaf or who desire to learn sign language. Available in hardcover this 30-page book uses full-color photographs to illustrate Mary Beth and her friends during a trip to the zoo where they demonstrate the fingerspelling and signs for common animals.

Handy Clown.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Toy designed to encourage children to reach out and explore with their hands, and to develop their ability to grasp objects. Describes a clown face toy made with two pieces of white plywood or particle board bracketed together so that one forms a stand for the other. A clown face is created on the upright board, using various different materials for tactile stimulation (felt, sandpaper, plastic, sheepskin). The nose is made so that it can light up and

Hang N Roll Bolsters (Models 1020,1022,1024,1026)

A Hang-n-Roll Bolster, models 1020, 1022, 1024, 1026, is a bolster that can be used as a vertical bolster, pony bolster, or a floor bolster for individuals with a physical disability. By hanging it vertically or horizontally from the tightly secured straps on either end it can be used for climbing and hanging for gravitationally insecure clients. It can be used to challange postural adjustments and balance reactions as well as facilitate motor skills. By putting the bolster on the floor it can a

Hang N Roll Conversion Kit (Models 1030,1032,1034,1036)

The Hang and Roll Conversion Kit, models 1030,1032,1034 and 1036, is a kit that allows various sized floor bolsters to be converted into a suspended bolster. It provides a stable environment for gravitationally insecure clients and allows secure straddling, riding and cocontraction activities. Safety Snaps (see separate entry) are included. DIMENSIONS: Four sizes are available (diameter x length) 6 x 24 inches, 8 x 36 inches, 10 x 36 inches, and 12 x 36 inches. All kits measure 48 inches from th

Happy Birthday: A Beginner's Book Of Signs

Happy Birthday: A Beginner's Book of Signs, is a sign language training book designed for use by infants and toddlers who are deaf or hard of hearing. All the important words needed to help celebrate a birthday are here, including the numbers to help count the candles. Each page includes a photograph of the object and a drawing of the sign.

Happy Cow (Model 3063)

The Happy Cow, model 3063, is a switch- or touch-operated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity, mobility, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. When the cow's hoof is squeezed or an attached capability switch (not included) is activated, this plush cow bounces up and down. POWER: Uses 4 double-A batteries. DIMENSIONS: 12 inches high. COLOR: Black and white.

Happy Duck

Happy Duck is a cause and effect training program designed for use by children with learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities, or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This program is designed for early language development and switch training. The program contains 45 line drawings of everyday objects, animals, and vehicles. Users can choose to color all or some of these images with one switch press or several. Coloring is accompanied with sound effects and a final sound reward

Happy Geese

Happy Geese is a modified game program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with autism and cognitive or learning disabilities. This iPad application (or app) includes two classic board games - The Game of the Goose and Snakes & Ladders - and is designed to help children learn each game one step at a time. Happy Geese features 24 game chips with cute figures of people and animals and seven different dice with colors, shapes, letters and numbers. The app is intended t

Happy Princess, The

The Happy Princess is a training system for matching/sorting/assembly designed for use by children with cognitive or perceptual disabilities. This activity requires players to match the correct heads, middles, and tails to form an image and make the princess happy.

Happy Sounds Ball (Model 2631)

Happy Sounds Ball, model 2631, is an audible ball designed for use by individuals with visual or neurological disabilities. This super soft vinyl ball plays one of seven random, silly sounds when the ball is bounced or tapped, providing auditory tracking and sensory stimulation. POWER: Uses three button-cell batteries (included). COLOR: This ball is red, yellow, green, white, and blue.

Happy Switch (Model 14)

The Happy Switch, model 14, is a touch switch designed for use by children with upper extremity disabilities. This large-surface switch has a smiling face on the switch surface and requires a light touch for activation.DIMENSIONS (WxH): 4.5 x 1 inches. COLOR: Yellow with black details

Happy Trails Magnetic Sand Table

The Happy Trails Magnetic Sand Table is a sand/water table designed for play by children with upper extremity, cognitive, or neurological disabilities. This wooden table has steel legs that can be bolted to the floor for added stability. Sand is sealed beneath the permanently attached acrylic top. Children move magnetized marbles and vehicles through the sand using four chunky magnets. The hand pieces are permanently attached to the table. DIMENSIONS (LxHxW): 29 x 22 x 29 inches.

Happy-Time Put-Em-Around (Model 8015)

The Happy Time Put-Em-Around, model 8015, is a personal skills tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or emotional disabilities. This device consists of a base with a large smiling face. Below the face is an icon holder, which, when pressed, activates a recorded 20-second message. The unit can be used to remind children to perform specific tasks or provide brief instructions. Lights on either side of the smile light and remain lit while the message plays, providing a visua

Harbor Breeze

Harbor Breeze is designed for use by children with limited fine motor and upper extremity strength and coordination as a result of cerebral palsy, developmental delays or Down’s syndrome. It can be used teach about cause and effect, develop sensory awareness and encourage listening skills. Users press the blue switch and the red windmill blade starts to spin while the top lights up. Feel a cool breeze and hear upbeat music and harbor sounds – waves crashing, seagulls calling and bell buoys rin

Hardrock

The Hardrock is a durable chair that has been specifically designed for children who are prone to rock repetitively. Hardrock also provides moderate levels of postural support for the user. It incorporates an anti-thrust system and anterior pad to provide secure postural management. Thoracic supports and stabilizers are available for children who exhibit a sideways rocking motion. Hardrock comes complete with adjustable armrests, anti-thrust seat cushion, tray, skis (for size 2 and 3), mobil

Hasbro Playskool Magnetic Numbers (Model 02057)

Hasbro Playskool Magnetic Numbers, model 02057, are educational toys designed for use by children age 3 years and up who are blind or have low vision. Each set has 26 brightly colored, large magnetic pieces representing numbers and arithmetic symbols. The set has 21 numbers plus 5 arithmetic symbols, with Braille numbers engraved on front of the numbers.

Haverich Tricycle Ba

The Haverich Tricycle BA is an arm-powered tricycle for children and adults who have had transverse lesion of the spinal cord, dysmelia, or for lower extremity amputees. The arm-powered drive unit replaces standard handlebars, and foot platforms take the place of foot pedals. The arm- powered drive unit is available on tricycle models 16/16 and upwards. The tricycles feature rigid drive train for forward and reverse riding, front caliper brake, dismantlable rear axle, wraparound backrest with p

Haverich Tricycle Model 12/12

The Haverich Tricycle Model 12/12 is a child tricycle recommended for children ages 1.5 to 3.5 years old who may need upper body support when seated on a cycle and aid in keeping their legs on the pedals. Standard equipment on Model 12/12 has a steering lock angle limiter, rigid drive train for forward and reverse riding, dual front caliper and drum brake, and a parking brake lever. The vertically adjustable handlebars can also be positioned sufficiently forward so that the rider can keep his/he

Haverich Tricycle Model 16/16

The Haverich Tricycle Model 16/16 is an orthopedic child tricycle recommended by the manufacturer for children from 3 to 6 years old who may have difficulty with upper body control or positioning, and/or keeping their feet on the pedals. Standard equipment on Model 16/16 includes steering lock angle limiter, dismantlable rear axle, rigid drive train for forward and reverse riding, dual front caliper and drum brake, and parking brake lever. The vertically adjustable handlebars can also be positio

Haverich Tricycle Model 20/16

The Haverich Tricycle Model 20/16 is a child tricycle recommended by the manufacturer for children 5 to 8 years old who may have difficulty with upper body control and positioning or with keeping their feet on the pedals. The Model 20/16 has steering lock angle limiter, dismantlable rear axle and folding frame, rigid drive train for forward and reverse riding, dual front caliper and drum brake, and parking brake lever. The vertically adjustable handlebars can also be positioned sufficiently forw

Haverich Tricycle Model 24/20

The Haverich Tricycle Model 24/20 is an orthopedic child tricycle recommended by the manufacturer for children age 8 to 12 years who have difficulty sitting upright, poor balance, or trouble keeping their feet on the pedals. The Model 24/20 has dismantlable rear axle, folding frame, rigid drive train for forward and reverse riding, dual front caliper and drum brake, and a parking brake lever. The vertically adjustable handlebars can also be positioned sufficiently forward of the rider so that he

Haverich Tricycle Quatriped Drive

The Haverich Tricycle Quatriped Drive is an arm- and leg-powered tricycle for children and adults suffering from transverse lesion of the spinal cord. The Quatriped Drive tricycles have the arm-power drive that replaces the standard handlebars on any of the Haverich tricycle models from 16/16 and up (see separate entries). These tricycles feature a rigid drive train for forward and reverse riding, front caliper brake, dismantlable rear axle, foot rests with leg guides, standard back rest and che

Hawaii Early Learning Profile (Help), Help Charts (Model 150) & Help Activity Guide (Model 152)

Tool for skills assessment and curriculum planning helps to identify developmental needs of handicapped infants and young children. Play therapy and instructional activities. Display over 650 skills or objectives in 6 developmental areas: cognitive, language, gross motor, fine motor, social emotional, self help. Each area organized into specific skills or behaviors, beginning at birth through 3 years old. Chart ($2.95) used to identify behaviors for assessment, for setting objectives and recordi

Hawk Ii & Hawk Iii

The Hawk II and Hawk III are direct selection communicators designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities. Both models are operated via a sensitive touch pad with large selection areas and feature single-button recording, built-in switch accessibility with eight jacks, a 2 x 4 keyguard, and a volume control. The Hawk II offers two levels, each with eight selection areas for a total of 16 messages. Each selection provides 7.5 seconds of digitized speech. The Hawk III provides

Head Float

The Head Float is a float swimming aid designed for use by children and small adults who require head support while in the water. This float surrounds the wearer's head and maintains it in a neutral position with no pressure on the spine. SIZES: Small (for children weighing 20 to 30 pounds), medium (for children weighing 40 to 50 pounds), and large (for individuals weighing 60 to 175 pounds).

Head Pointer (Models 32370 & 32371)

The Head Pointer is a headwand designed for use by people with physical disabilities. Two fully-adjustable models are available which consist of a head harness, chin strap, and pointer designed to hold its position once it is adjusted. SIZE: Model 32370 is an adult size and Model 32371 fits children. WARRANTY: The manufacturer warrants these products against defects in workmanship and materials for 90 days from the date of purchase.

Head Pointer.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Custom made head pointer for children. Detailed instructions are provided for fabricating an adjustable head pointer using thermoplastics. It requires approximately an hour of time plus materials. Includes photographs. SKILLS REQUIRED: Assembly. Plastics. AUTHOR:Jewell, Kaaren. TITLE: A Custom-Made Head Pointer for Children. REF: Journal article: The American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 1989, Vol 43, No 7, pp 456-460. 1989.

Head Rest Supports (Models 430C1, 430C2, 430H1, 430H10, 430N1 Series)

The Head Rest Supports are headrests and neckrests made from molded, contoured foam, and reinforced with flexible steel. They are available in large headrest, small headrest, combination headrest and neckrest, large neckrest, small neckrest, and lateral control. They can be modified as needed by bending the steel insert to the desired shape.

Head-To-Toe Software

The Head-to-Toe Software is a vocabulary and sexuality education program designed to teach body awareness for individuals with a cognitive or physical disability. This program is ideal for teaching basic anatomical vocabulary and features quiz sections for enhancing what is taught. The talking software is ideal for non readers and enhances the learning process. For students with a physical disability, the software is TouchWindow compatible. COMPAITBILITY: Apple. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Apple IIe sy

Headmaster Collar

The Headmaster Collar is a cervical collar designed for use by individuals with multiple sclerosis, arthritis, ALS/Lou Gehrig's Disease, motorneuron disease, or other disabilities requiring head support. This collar provides all around support and is covered in a soft, washable fabric. This collar has an open design that provides access to a tracheal tube is easily formed by hand to fit snugly under the chin while providing firm support. OPTIONS: Extension pads and replacement parts. SIZES: In

Headsup Flexible Head Support System

HeadsUp is a head support designed for use by children and adults with neurological or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This support consists of a hat and flexible elastic bands that fasten around a wheelchair headrest or high seat or chair back to hold the head up. Each side adjusts independently from the other, creating the ability to apply the desired amount of tension. As the elastic stretches, it allows a full range of motion;as the elastic stretches, the resistance incre

Headswitch (Model 705)

The Head Switch is a touch switch that can activated with various body parts for individuals with physical disabilities. The switch requires very little pressure and so can be used by the head, knee, elbow, cheek, etc. Contact manufacturer for information on switch mounting kits (not included). DIMENSIONS: The length is 3.75 inches.

Health Skills Program (Model Lsg13)

The Health Skills Program, model LSG13, is a board game designed to stress the importance of having a healthy lifestyle for persons with learning disabilities. It is used to encourage individuals to take care of their bodies. The categories are Medicine, Your Body, Health Workers and Healthy Choices. The topics include self medication issues, taking care of your teeth, eyes and ears, weight maintenance, eating healthy foods, food spoilage, dressing for the weather and emotional health. OPTIONS:

Healthsmart Kids Margo Moo Reusable Hot/cold Compress (Model 615-5000-0001)

The HealthSmart Kids Margo Moo Reusable Hot/Cold Compress, model 615-5000-0001, is a pediatric hot and cold pack holder designed for use by children with upper or lower extremity injuries. The unit consists of a plush stuffed cow that holds a reusable hot and cold compress. The stuffed animal provides a protective barrier between the compress and the child's body, while it attaches securely to the child's arms or legs using hook-and-loop fasteners on the cow's fore and hind legs. The stuffed ani

Hearing Impaired Activity Center (Model 530)

The Hearing Impaired Activity Center, model 530, is a sensory busy box designed to provide visual and somatosensory stimulation for children with hearing disabilities. This busy box is made of sturdy plastic and has a bright yellow vibrating plate, a pull-ball that turns on a fan, and a bright light that is activated by pushing an orange oval plate. DIMENSIONS: 9 x 12 inches.

Heartflex

HeartFlex is an arm and hand exerciser designed for use by children and adults with mobility or lower extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. Designed to improve grip, forearm, and upper body strength, this device specifically produces strong dense muscle tissue while increasing flexibility. It uses nineteen connected ball and socket joints that provide consistent resistance over a complete range of motion. HeartFlex has one set resistance level and this is calibrated to be similar to the

Heartful Bird (Model 178)

The Heartful Bird, model 178, is a switch-operated toy designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This toy connects to an external switch, such as a capability switch, through a .125-inch jack. Once the switch is activated, this toy bird, resembling a parrot perched on a tree, chirps musical tunes. The toy is intended to be useful in improving listening skills and visual attention. POWER: Uses 3 AA batteries (not included). DIMENSI

Heathfield Chair With Adjustable Arms (Models 6901, 6902, 6903, 6904, 6905, & 6906)

The Heathfield Chair with Adjustable Arms, models 6901, 6902, 6903, 6904, 6905, and 6906, is an adjustable child's posture chair designed for home or classroom use by children with physical or neurological disabilities. This chair is designed for good postural sitting with minimum support. It is a low chair with a choice of feet on the floor, dolly, footrest, or footplate configuration. The legs and arms can be adjusted independently. The seat height and depth are also adjustable. The chair is a

Heathfield Chair With Fixed Carver Arms (Models 6911, 6912, 6913, 6914, 6915, & 6916)

The Heathfield Chair with Fixed Carver Arms, models 6911, 6912, 6913, 6914, 6915, and 6916, is a child's posture chair designed for home or classroom use by children with neurological or physical disabilities. This low chair has a contoured seat and buckle strap for good postural sitting with minimum support. It is available in feet on the floor, dolly, footrest, or footplate configuraton. OPTIONS: Flat seat; Velcro strap; tray; footrest; footplate; dolly (mobile base) with 75-millimeter locking

Heavy Duty Grip Switch (Model 6203)

The Heavy Duty Grip Switch, model 6203, is a squeeze switch designed for individuals with physical disabilities. The Astarex-B switch features low voltage and single hand control for use as a call switch or hospital switch. Grasping the cylinder with less than three pounds of nominal actuation force activates the switching unit. DIMENSIONS (LxW): The grip measures 1 x 5 inches. WEIGHT: The switch weighs four ounces. COLOR: Black.

Heavy Duty Mobile Adjustable Height Wheelchair Table (Model 375)

This adjustable height work table can accommodate both children and adults. Its features include a chrome plated steel frame, ball bearings, and 3-inch locking rubber swivel casters. It is equipped with side braces to assure stability. The table top is a wood grain laminated, scratch resistant surface. It can be used with wheelchairs and tilt tables. DIMENSIONS: Height adjusts from 26 to 34 inches, the top is 30 x 36 inches with a 5 1/2 x 20 inch cut out, the top tilts to a 45 degree maximum.

Height Adjustable Crawler (Model 8192)

The Height Adjustable Crawler, model 8192, is designed to encourage early crawling for children 3 to 9 years of age without regard for specific patterns when the child requires body support. The crawler has a tubular steel base with 4 swivel casters. The padded body support is covered with a waterproof leatherette material, and attaches to the frame. The support is height adjustable from 11.5 to 15.25 inches and tilts forward or backward for correct positioning and vestibular responses. The chil

Height Adjustable Wedge

The Height Adjustable Wedge is a positioning wedge designed to provide elevating positioning at a range of heights for children with physical disabilities. The sling design keeps the child in mid-line position and the adjustable hip belt provides support to keep the pelvis in a neutral position. A removable abductor is also included. The wedge consists of a tubular steel frame equipped with a repositionable height adjustment bar and urethane cushioning with woven vinyl covering. DIMENSIONS: Heig

Help Me At Home And School Grades 5 & 6

The Help Me at Home and Schools, for grades 5 and 6, is a symbolic language system of index cards with bold line illustrations for special needs of children. DIMENSIONS: 11 by 14 inches.

Helter Skelter Loopie, Single Knot Loopie, Or Single Twist Loopie

The Helter Skelter Loopie is a perceptual training activity designed for use with children with neurological disabilities. The unit consists of a tray base with an upright flat post in the center. Children drop the eight included balls into the hole at the top of the post and track them through the translucent tube curled around the post until the balls exit the hole at the bottom. The Single Knot Loopie has a translucent tube tied in a knot and attached to a flat base with a hole at each end. T

Hey Presto!

Hey Presto! is a cause and effect training program designed for use by children with learning, cognitive, or upper extremity disabilities,or spinal cord injury. The program is designed to help develop visual perception and language skills as well as early switch techniques. The program can be accessed through a single switch or through the keyboard, a touch screen, or a mouse. This cause and effect switch program has simple graphics, animation, and sound rewards. It is suitable for all ages and

Hide 'n Seek Farm

The Hide 'N Seek Farm Game is an interactive educational toy designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities. This electronic talking unit offers three one-player and three two-player games to teach colors and size relationships, as well as elementary deductive reasoning memory skills. The game board features a whimsical farm setting and frogs that move across the board independently. POWER: Uses four C batteroes (not included).

High Back Seat

The High Back Seat is a tricycle seat with a high back support designed for use by children who have physical and neurological disabilities. The bucket seat comes standard with a safety strap. DIMENSIONS: 18 inches high.

High Noon Books Sound Out Series Set A-1 (Model S0S7)

High Noon Books Sound Out Series Set A-1 is a set of six braille books that make up a braille training program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This courseware package is designed to be used with the SAL Speech Assisted Learning System (see separate entry). SAL helps students with minimal reading skills read these books from cover-to-cover. Some pages show pictures; users can press on the word "picture" to hear the picture described. The series gives students pra

High Roller (Model 757)

The High Roller, model 757, is a dice throwing aid designed for use by individuals with fine motor, grasping, or upper extremity disabilities. Open the Velcro-closure top and place up to five dice in the device. Push the outer rim or activate a connected capability switch (not included)to shakethe dice. The dice shake, rattle, and roll. The unit comes with two sets of dice. POWER: Uses 2 double-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 6 x 6 x 3.75 inches. COLOR: One dice set is white and one set is blac

High Striker (Model 2242)

The High Striker, model 2242, is a touch activated toy designed for use by children with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. When the gooshy pad is struck, various sound effects play at different levels while lights track upward, indicating the amount of force applied. When struck full force the user is rewarded with a rainbow of lights, vibration, music, spinning glitter and sound effects. Activation pressure levels are adjustable. POWER: Uses 6 double-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (LxDx

High-Back Toilet Support (Models 6227, 6228 & 6229)

The High-Back Toilet Support, models 6227, 6228, and 6229 are height-adjustable back supports for toilets designed to provide trunk and head support for children and adults with physical disabilities while toileting. The chrome-plated steel and high-impact ABS plastic unit includes the back support, an adjustable harness, and toilet seat reducer ring. The contoured back provides trunk and head support for children and junior adults. Model 6227, the Child Support, is designed for children from sc

High-Low Chair

The High-Low Chair is a positioning chair designed for use by children up to 45 inches tall with mobility or neurological disabilities. A pneumatic cylinder allows the chair height to be adjusted with a single lever or the seat and frome can be detached from the wheeled star-shaped pedestal base for use as a floor sitter. The colorful support seat is padded and covered in wipe-clean polymer-coated fabric. To hold the child comfortably in mid-line, the chair is equipped with a quilted cotton-line

Hip Abduction Splint

Hip abduction splint for children. Molded, one piece plastic maintains 90 degrees of hip flexion and no more than 60 degrees of abduction. Rigid, lightweight. Nonabsorbent, closed cell foam lining. Velcro closures. Extra small, small, medium, large. For infants up to 1 year.

Hip Hugger Magnetic Mosaic

The Hip Hugger Magnetic Mosaic is a perceptual training activity designed for use by children and adults with cognitive, perceptual, sensory, and fine motor disabilities. This set includes magnetic squares, triangles, and circles for creating personal designs or replicating one of the included patterns. When folded, the included vinyl case serves as a playng board. DIMENSIONS: The folded case is 4 x 6 inches.

Hip Supports For Chairs That Have Sides

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- Description: Two vinyl covered foam blocks to place between the sides of the chair and the hips while the student is seated.

Hip Talk (Models 5002 & 5004)

Hip Talk is a direct selection communicator designed for use by children and adults with communication disabilities. Designed to be worn at the waist, these communicators are activated by pressing the button or buttons on the top. Messages can be recorded and re-recorded as needed. Model 5002 offers two, 10-second messages and model 5004 offers four, five-second messages. A soft nylon zippered pack with a waist strap is included. POWER: Use four double-A batteries (not included).DIMENSIONS (HxLx

Hip Talk Plus (Model 5012)

Hip Talk Plus is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities. This communicator is worn in the included nylon waist pack. This clear-top communicator offers three interchangeable overlays which enable the 300 seconds of recording time to be utilized as three, six or twelve messages. Messages can be recorded as needed. Features include auditory cueing, magnetic snap-on frame for easy icon changing, adjustable waist strap contoured for the waist,

Hippi

The Hippi pediatric stander is designed to offer hip support for children who require assistance to stand independently due to neurological and mobility disabilities. It is ideal for children who do not require upper trunk support. The Hippi encourage interaction with other children as the frame fits under most tables. A double hip strap is supplied as a standard feature.

Hit 'n Time

Hit 'N Time is a control switch training program designed to develop visual tracking skills and build reaction time for persons with physical disabilities. Children practice switch, mouse or keyboard skills; cause and effect; choice making and timing. The activities, for this animated computer program, include pressing the switch at the right time to catch floating balloons, tell a parachutist when to jump, and reveal a picture behind a brick wall. There are two levels of difficulty to choose fr

Hold-It Down Trainer (Model 7400)

The Hold-It Down Trainer is a control switch training program and direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities and communication disabilities. This trainer switch encourages the user to sustain his/her hand on the textured switch plate using three different methods: recorded verbal direction cues, gentle vibration, and activation of any connected toy. The unit offers 300 seconds of recording time for up to 60 messages of five

Holdster

The Holdster is a sensory integration activity intended for use with children and adults with physical or neurological disabilities, sensory processing disorder, and autism. It is designed to help children reduce instances of distraction, stress, anxiety and hyperactivity. The Holdster is an adjustable strap with ends that clip together with a plastic buckle that can be worn as a belt or a sash. A chew ring and a Fidgety Hand Fidget (see separate entry) are included with the Holdster. Both ite

Hole-In-One Cutlery

Hole-in-One Cutlery is a fork and spoon designed for use by individuals with limited grasping ability.The handles of this fork and teaspoon (sold separately) have open centers to enable all four fingers to be slipped through for holding; the handles are adaptable to other styles of grasping as well. A swivel screw at the base of the handle enables the utensils to be adjusted for right- or left-handed use or adjusted to the desired angle. They can also be folded for travel.

Honey Bears Slide Toy (Model 334)

The Honey Bears Slide Toy, model 334, is a switch-activated toy and visual perception training activity designed for use by children with severe physical, mobility, or upper extremity disabilities. In this toy, the Honey Bears climb, swing, tip, and tumble on the slide. The toy can be activated with a capability switch (not included). POWER: Uses 1 D-battery. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 12.5 x 12 x 8 inches. COLORS: Multi-colored.

Hook & Ladder Fire Engine (Model 131)

The Hook and Ladder Fire Engine, model 191, is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. A connected capability switch (not included) activates the bump n' go action, flashing lights, and siren while the firefighter moves up and down the ladder. POWER: Uses 3 double-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 10.5 x 8.75 x 3.75 inches.

Hopper Ball (Model 9075)

The Hopper Ball, model 9075, is an inflatable ball designed to improve balance, leg strength and gross motor skills in young children. It inflates up to 18 inches in diameter using a foot pump (included). The inflatable ball has a plush frog covering that is removable for washing. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 7.75 x 8.75 x 12 inches. WEIGHT: 2.75 pounds. COLOR: Green.

Hopping Frogs Game

Hopping Frogs Game is a designed to help children working improving their articulation skills. This game contains 420 game cards focusing on the developing sounds (P, B, T, D, K, G, and F) in a fun and enjoyable way. Each sound has specific question cards for initial, medial, and final positions in single words. Hopping Frogs is designed to allow you to work on a single target sound and position for all players, or address individual target sounds and positions for each player. For language deve

Houdini Stop Car Seat Chest Strap

The Houdini Stop Car Seat Chest Strap is designed to prevent children from taking their arms out of their car seat harness. It clips in place between the chest straps of the car seat harness ensuring that the child cannot wriggle their arms out of the harness. The Houdini Stop Car Seat Chest Strap is suitable for harness straps of up to 3.8 centimeters in width.

House Pets Jumbo Knob Puzzle

The House Pets Jumbo Knob Puzzle is a large knobbed wood puzzle designed for use by children with fine motor, grasping, neurological, or upper extremity disabilities. This three-piece puzzle features a cat, a dog, and a bird. The shapes fit into am image of a house. Full-color, matching pictures appear underneath each piece. Each piece of this extra-thick wooden puzzle has a jumbo wooden knob for easy grasping. This puzzle encourages eye-hand, fine motor, and visual perception skills. DIMENSIONS

How Do You Feel? Language Kit (Model Lk-Hdf)

The How Do You Feel? Language Kit, model LK-HDF, is a cognitive, language, and personal skills tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or communication disabilities. This unit helps students understand emotions. It contains two print books, each presenting two opposing emotions, such as happy or sad, excited or mad. The books are written with limited vocabulary and repetitive lines. Mayer-Johnson Picture Communication Symbols (Boardmaker; see entry) provide visual support. A

Hug 'n' Hold Bolster

The Smirtwaite Hug ’n’ Hold Bolster is designed for use by children with sensory integration, neurological or mobility disabilities. It can be used in conjunction with Smirtwaite structural frames or it can be directly suspended from the ceiling. Its design allows it to be used and swung by 2 children at the same time. OPTIONS: Can be used with A, C or O Smirtwaite Frames. COLOR: Red, Green, Blue. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: 2 year warranty.

Hug & Learn Baby Tad

Hug & Learn Baby Tad is an educational toy designed for use by children between nine and 24 months of age with cognitive, learning, or developmental disabilities. Children squeeze the sun on the daytime hand to hear six happy, active songs and to play a fun learning game: flashing lights follow the beat of the music and guide children to the color and shape buttons on the plush baby frog's chest. Cheerful encouragement and laughter reinforce learning. For quiet times, children squeeze the mo

Huggee Miss You

Huggee Miss You is a doll designed for use by children who are separated from their families for day care, surgery, or medical treatments. These dolls have soft, colorful print bodies, yarn hair, and velour-like heads, hands, and feet. The face has a clear plastic pocket designed to hold a photograph of the child's parents, family, siblings, friends, grandparents, pet, etc. When there is no picture in the pocket, the doll's smiling face shows through. This surface-washable doll is safe for use b

Huggie Aids Hearing Aid Retainers

The Huggie Aids Hearing Aid Retainers are hearing aid retainers designed for children who wear hearing aids. This device secures the hearing aid comfortably behind the ear, helps prevent tampering with the volume control, prevents accidental removal of battery and helps reduce moisture in the aid. COLORS: Clear. (Available in flesh pink, flesh brown or any color as requested for an extra charge).

Huggie Head

The Huggie Head is a hearing aid retainer designed for use by children and adults with hearing disabilities such as Treacher Collins' syndrome, Down’s syndrome or other ear problems. This device can be used to fit bone oscillators with body style aids, contra lateral behind-the-ear aids, air receivers with body style hearing aids, etc. It is designed to replace the old wire headband. It is made of natural suede material.

Hugn-Go (Models 100, 200 & 350)

The HugN-Go, models 100, 200 and 350, is a walker with an incorporated sit to stand lift designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility, or walking disabilities. This walker can lift a user from a sitting to standing position and and then provides support as the user walks. The lift mechanism is controlled with a handheld pendant. The unit's integrated sit-to-stand lift can help the user to move in and out of a chair or wheelchair, on and off the toilet, from a seated position on

Hula Hoops

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To provide different size hoop targets for children working on improving strength and eye hand coordination during throwing activity. MATERIALS: Underwater sprinkler pipe ($20 for 100 feet from Menards Store) Double male connecter ($.50 each) Athletic tape DIRECTIONS: 1. Cut pipe to desired length 2. Insert male connecter into pipe ends to form a circle. 3. Wrap the seam with tape

Human Beans

Human Beans are body positioners designed for use by children, teens, and adults with physical or neurological disabilities. These large, cylindrical pillows aid in positioning for side lying, prone or supine, or sitting. Available in a Sleeping Bean (adult), Teen Bean, or Kidney Bean (infant or children), all models are hypo-allergenic, filled with polyester, and covered in Staph-Check antibacterial waterproof vinyl. OPTIONS: Cotton pillow case/cover. DIMENSIONS: The Sleeping Bean is 5.5 feet l

Humbug (Models 3016 & 3016A)

The Humbug is a massager designed for use by individuals with muscle stiffness or pain or who require tactile stimulation. This comical bug-shaped unit uses its legs to provide vibrating massage for the arms, neck, back and legs. Model 3016 is a standard model and model 3016A is adapted for switch use (switch not included),

Humpty Dumpty & Friends

Humpty Dumpty & Friends is a cause and effect training program designed to provide switch training for children with cognitive or physical disabilities. The program is both visually and orally stimulating with colorful graphics and animation and lively sounds and auditory cues. Hickory Dickory Dock introduces the concepts of in/out and up/down, while Humpty Dumpty introduces on/off and asleep/awake. Children also play along with Hey Diddle Diddle while the cat fiddles and the cow jumps over

Hundreds Boards And Manipulatives (Model 1-03105-00)

Hundreds Boards and Manipulatives, model 1-03105-00, is a math training device designed for use by students who are blind or have low vision. It consists of two desk-size boards made of heavy plastic, the Grid Board and the Number Board, and hundreds of manipulative pieces. The Grid Board has a raised-line ten by ten grid with blank squares to which manipulatives can be attached. The Number Board also has a raised-line ten by ten grid, but its squares are preprinted with the numbers one through

Hungry Shark And Friends

The Hungry Shark and Friends is an early reading and math skills tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive and physical disabilities. The program offers six animated activities, each with its own colorful overlay; writing extensions using IntelliTalk (see separate entry); 30 pages of enrichment activities and reproducible masters; and adaptations for keyguard and switch users. The activities include Four Stripy Fish Swimming in the Sea (counting, sequencing, and rhyming skills

Hurdles

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To allow children improve their motor planning skills while running, jumping or stepping over an obstacle.

Hydrogel Device for Controlling Cranial Suture Closure

The hydrogel device is designed to delay regrowth of bone in the suture following surgical intervention for craniosynostosis, and provides the ability to create a functioning suture much like the natural and normal state of calvarial sutures at the age of an infant. The device is an injectable hydrogel that spontaneously polymerizes in situ and can be used at the time of the original surgery or delivered percutaneously after surgery. The hydrogel will provide a dramatic reduction in the invasive

I Can See Shirts

I Can See Shirts are child's T shirts designed to be educational aids for children with cognitive or hearing disabilities. The shirts are printed so that the designs appear right side up for the child wearing the shirt, encouraging learning and reinforcement. In addition to ABCs or numbers with appropriate illustrations, and a map of the USA, a shirt is available showing the finger spelling alphabet for those learning sign language. SIZES: The numbers and ABCs shirts are available in youth sizes

I Can Sign My Abc's

I Can Sign My ABC's is a sign language training book designed for use with children who are deaf or who desire to learn sign language. This 52-page, hardcover full-color alphabet book depicts the manual alphabet handshape for the letters of the alphabet, followed by the picture, name, and sign of an object with a name beginning with the specific letter.

I Can Spell!

I Can Spell! is a vocabulary enhancement program and educational game software designed for use by children who are deaf or hard of hearing. This CD-ROM includes Word Scrambler and Word Speller game programs to help players build skills in spelling and vocabulary with over 475 words and pictures. Players can use the spelling lists provided or make a customized list using the included spelling editor. For persons who use Cued Speech, cues are available for each picture, and can be added for new w

I Hear With My Little Ear

I Hear with my Little Ear is an activity book with 102 games designed for children working on improving their speech, language and literacy skill development. Written by a speech pathologist, these games combine visual auditory and kinesthetic approaches to learning and cover a wide range of skills, including identifying syllables, recognizing initial and final word sounds, rhyming knowledge and phonetic manipulation. Designed for group settings, these reproducible games will quickly become a fa

I-Class Dual-Release Wakers (Models 6291-1 & 6291-Jr)

The I-Class Wakers are folding height-adjustable walkiers designed for use by children and adults with mobility disabilities. These lighter weight walkers feature composite lower side braces for stability, anti-rattle sliencers, PVC hand grips, and rubber tips on the legs. The dual-release folding mechanism features nylon paddles that pop up when the walker opens; pressing down on each paddle aqllows the sides to be folded. These walkers accommodate individuals from four feet four inches tall t

Icon Maker For Communication Builder (Models 4021-J & 4021-S)

The Icon Maker for Communication Builder is software to create icons designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities. This program enables users to print pre-made icons for Communication Builders communicators (see entry) on standard copy paper or transparent paper. Both models print icons in five different sizes, as well as blank templates in one, two, four, eight, and sixteen window configurations. Model 4021-J prints 177 icons in Japenese and model 4021-S prints 198 icons in S

Iconverse

iConverse is a direct selection and symbolic communicator program designed for use by children and adults with communication or speech disabilities or autism. This program enables an Apple iPhone or iPod Touch to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak, have difficulty speaking or have not yet mastered language. The program comes with six built-in colored icons that display basic everyday needs: Bathroom, Drink, Food, Sick, Break and Hel

Iearnedthat

iEarnedThat is a behavior training program designed for use by parents or caregivers working with children with developmental or cognitive disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to list the tasks or other behaviors that they desire a child to perform, record when that task or behavior is complete, and assign a reward to the child when the activity is complete. iEarnedThat can support and track tasks and rewards for multiple

If You're Happy And You Know It

If You're Happy and You Know It is a pre-reading tutorial program designed for use by children ages 18 months to 5 years. Graphics on the IntelliKeys or PowerPad (see separate entry) overlay depict each of the six verses of the nursery school song; pressing a picture on the overlay causes the associated verse to be sung by the computer. The verses include clapping hands, stomping feet, crying, sneezing, yawning, and shouting "Hurrah." The complete set includes a program disk and an overlay. COMP

Ifollowroutine

iFollowRoutine is an independent living skills and personal skills tutorial program and reading and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to teach a child to follow routines each day before going to school and after coming home from school. The app includes a collection of standard routines for both boys and girls, and these routi

Iguy

The iGuy is a stand for an iPad tablet computer designed for use by children and adults with upper extremity disabilities. The unit, which is shaped like a cartoon depiction of a human, has an opening for the iPad in the body that is cushioned with EVA foam to protect the tablet. The iGuy's arms serve as handles for holding the iPad, and the stand's two feet to hold the iPad upright in landscape mode for hands-free viewing. It fits all models of the iPad. COLORS: Peacock blue, lime green and man

Ilne Spell 1 L - Autism Series

iLNE Spell 1 L – Autism Series is a personal skills, independent living skills and spelling tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to teach a child to spell calendar months and days. It is part of the iLearnNEarn (iLNE) series of apps based on a robust and evidence-based autism intervention model. The app is organized i

Ilne Spell 2 L - Autism Series

iLNE Spell 2 L – Autism Series is a perceptual training and spelling tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to teach a child to learn to spell colors and shapes interactively. It is part of the iLearnNEarn (iLNE) series of apps based on an evidence-based autism intervention model. The app is organized into multiple “Lea

Imagination Express

Imagination Express is a language tutorial program designed to provide language development, cooperative learning, whole language writing and reading, theme based instruction and vocabulary development for children with a developmental disability. The interactive story book maker allows students to create everything from one-page picture stories to printed masterpieces to talking electronic books. Students can add animation, text, narration, and music using the CD-ROM theme packs "Destination: R

Imagination Express Destination: Pyramids

Destination: Pyramids is a reading tutorial, story writing, and language tutorial program designed for use by children with physical, cognitive, or visual disabilities. Using the theme of the life along the ancient Nile, users can create print and interactive electronic books, poetry, and essays as well as movies. Complete with music, sound effects, and historically accurate indoor and outdoor Pyramid Temple and Valley Temple backgrounds, the Sphinx, Pharaoh's garden and palace, the flooded Nile

Imagination Express Destination: Time Trip, Usa

Imagination Express Destination: Time Trip, USA is a reading tutorial, story writing, and language tutorial program designed for use by children with physical, cognitive, or visual disabilities. Using the theme of the development of the United States throughout its history, users can create print and interactive electronic books, poetry, and essays as well as movies. Complete with music, sound effects, and historically accurate Main Street, Neighborhood, and indoor backgrounds from 1640, 1776, 1

Imp Tricycle

The Imp Tricycle is a child's three wheel cycle designed for use by children with neurological or physical disabilities. This cycle has a seat with many positioning options, a low gear ratio to aid in pedaling, large wheels, and small handlebars for smaller fingers and hands. OPTIONS: Adjustable back/trunk support; in-line trunk support with pelvic strap; foot sandals with pedal straps and pulley system; leg calipers; padded abduction wedge below the saddle; padded center steering loop; vertical

Impala

The Impala is a manual wheelchair designed for use by larger children and adults with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. FRAME (HxLxW): 88 to 120 x 102 x 62 centimeters (size 1), 88 to 120 x 102 x 66 centimeters (size 2), or 88 to 120 x 102 x 71 centimeters (size 3). SEAT (LxW): 40 to 45 x 40 centimeters (size 1), 44 to 49 x 44 centimeters (size 2), or 44 to 49 x 49 centimeters (size 3). The adjustable back height is 50 to 60 centimeters (size 1) or 54

Implant for Cleft Palate and Cleft Lip

PROTOTYPE-----Implant for Cleft Palate and Cleft Lip is a surgically placed cleft implant designed to act as a pressure flap to allow for the negative pressures required for sucking as well as the positive pressures required for speech consonants. The implant overcomes the problems with existing implants by creating sufficient pressure sealing, fixation to the bony palate, and a loosely connected “free” edge to allow for growth. The implant is made from Salubria, a strong hydrogel patented by GT

In My Dreams

In My Dreams is a language, reading, spelling and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by speech therapists and reading teachers working with children who have cognitive, communication, learning, speech or vision disabilities or autism. It is for use with an Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch. The application (or app) uses animation and repetition to promote literacy. Every page has the same sentence structure and asks the user to fill in a missing word. The app reinforces understanding of

In-Bed Patient Positioning System (Model 55036)

The In-Bed Patient Positioning System is a transfer aid designed to aid in positioning and turning individuals who spend extended periods in bed. The system includes a positioning pad with handles and two wedges that support the individual in the desired position. The pad features three layers: a poly-cotton top layer to wick away urine and other moisture, an absorbent foam center layer, and a liquid-proof vinyl barrier to protect the bed. The vinyl-covered bolsters support the side-lying indivi

Incrediblocks

The Incrediblocks are foam blocks designed for use by children with limited fine motor control. The set of 50 lightweight, colorful giant interlocking soft blocks are nontoxic and washable. DIMENSIONS: Each block is 4.5 x 4.5 x 3.5 inches. COLOR: The set includes blocks in assorted colors.

Independence Cups And Mugs (Models Psc51, Psc52, Psc53, And Psc55)

The Independence Cups and Mugs are cups with lids and large handles designed for use by individuals who have difficulty grasping conventional cups or who have drinking and swallowing disabilities. All models hold hot ot cold liquids and are institutional dishwasher safe. Each cup or mug comes with a feeding spout lid and a non-splash lid; both lids also accept standard straws. Made of polycarbonate, model PSC55 is a ten-ounce clear cup with a large inverted L handle. Model PSC52 has a standard m

Independence Push Chair

The Independence Push Chair is a stroller and transport chair designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or cerebral palsy. This chair maneuvers over all types of terrain and has a multi-position sun canopy with clear window. FRAME (HxLxW): 43.75 x 55 x 27.5 inches when assembled; 18 x 38.125 x 27.5 inches when folded (with wheels). The folding frame can be folded with one hand for transport or storage. SEAT: 12-inch wide padded seat with adjustabl

Independence Saddle

The Independence Saddle is an adaptive saddle designed for use by children and adults with severe physical disabilities in equestrian therapy. This saddle features an adjustable backrest, headrest, forearm supports, and handgrips. It also features a prompt reduction technology that gradually allows more independent sitting on horseback by riders with special needs. As the rider gains strength, and goals are achieved, prompts may be removed. SIZES: Sizes are available for children and adults.

Individual Calendar Kit (Model 1-18971-00)

The Individual Calendar Kit, model 1-18971-00, is a set of materials for making braille and tactile calendars, designed for use in teaching calendar skills to children who are blind or have low vision. Materials include twelve brightly colored embossed / bold line grid sheets, and paper labels showing the months, days of the week, and days of the month. Labels are marked in both large print and braille, with corner cuts for orientation.

Individual Child Standing Box (Model 310)

A basic standing box with the following features: a rubber covered, adjustable foot platform, an exclusive Bailey designed spring lock for maximum safety and easy adjustments. The entire unit is placed on a base designed to prevent tipping with a door that swings 180 degrees. DIMENSIONS: Top size 24 x 30 inches, height from floor 33.5 inches, platform adjusts 1.5 to 11.5 from floor. Box size 14 x 14 x 32 inches high, cut out for tray 7 x 10 inches.

Individual Study Screen (Model 1-03300-00)

The Individual Study Screen or ISS, model 1-03300-00, is a projection screen designed for individual use by students with low vision to view filmstrips and other materials magnified on a screen up close. Student can view materials simultaneously with other students; if placed correctly, screen can magnify material up to 7 times. Clear acrylic frame. Image is projected from rear on frosted plastic insert. Rubber feet prevent slipping.

Indoor Therapy Gym

The Class Champs Indoor Therapy Gymn is a balance training device and sensory integration activity designed for use by children with physical or neurological disabilities. Made of pressure-treated white pine, this portable, free-standing unit features ladders that run down both sides and across the top; stationary center swivel plate for rotating swing attachments; a glider with two eye bolts for attaching swings; and one additional swivel bolt for rotational attachments. OPTIONS: Class Champs A

Inexpensive Bath Seat For Handicapped Children.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Bath sling enables parents to provide support and stability while bathing a handicapped child. A bath frame constructed of ABS pipe is covered with terry cloth, netting material, fiberglass screen or swimsuit material to form a sling. Detailed instructions are provided for several methods of constructing the bath sling. Includes diagrams. COMMENTS: May also be used in backyard swimming pools, or at the beach. SKILLS REQUIRED: Metalworking. AUTHOR: Simp

Infa-Dent Finger Toothbrush

The Infa-Dent Finger Toothbrush is a toothbrush designed for use with infants and young children with neurological disabilities. The finger-shaped devices fit on a caregiver's finger and are smooth on one side and have soft rubber bristles on the other.

Infanib Complete Kit

The Infanib Complete Kit is a developmental assessment system designed for use in assessing the muscle tone and posture of infants ages four to eighteen months. The kit includes a 124-page spiral-bound manual, "The Infanib: A Reliable Method for the Neuromotor Assessment of Infants," by Patricia H. Ellison, M.D., and one pad of 50 two-sided screening forms. Administration of the assessment is untimed.

Infant Maze

The Infant Maze is a freestanding playground equipment with activity boards designed to help infants from 6 to 18 months discover learning at their own level. The compact system includes interactive activity panels with aluminum handles to encourage mobility, stimulate the senses, and develop physical skills. A ground-level crawl tunnel lets infants explore new shapes and spaces, while a square poly roof covers the interior space to create a playhouse effect. The activity panels are cut from 3/4

Infant Walker (Model Iw-1)

The Infant Walker (IW-1) is a child's adjustable walker designed to aid small infant children with balance and walking disabilities to move around effectively and comfortably. The walker features a square, non-tipping base made of steel with four 3-inch casters, well padded balance ring with a height adjustable saddle seat. DIMENSIONS: Patient approximate height requirements are 27 to 36 inches; frame base (LxW) 20 x 19 inches; balance ring height adjusts from 18 to 24 inches; and the ring open

Inflatable Balance Barrel (Models 1330 & 1331)

The Inflatable Barrel Kit, model 1330 and 1331, is a kit to create a barrel roll using inner tubes designed to challenge motor skills and balance for individuals with a physical disability. Inner tubes with a large inner diameter are held together firmly with a special cover so that it becomes a large barrel. Clients can lay or sit inside or on top of the barrel. The kit comes with three inner tubes, a barrel cover and three valve stem covers to prevent scratches. OPTIONS: Tube Wraps to cover th

Insights Art Holiday Cards, Art Birthday Cards, & Art Note Cards

InSights Art Holiday Cards, Art Birthday Cards, and Art Note Cards are braille greeting cards designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. Cards feature artwork by children or adults with vision impairments. The image is printed and embossed on the front of the card. Holiday cards include a message inside such as "Happy Holidays!" or "Wishing you a beautiful holiday season" in print and braille. Birthday cards include the message, "Happy Birthday!" in print and braille. Not

Institutional Roller Racer (Model 5000I)

The Institutional Roller Racer, Model 5000I, is a riding toy or scooter board designed for use by children with mobility, balance, or lower extremity disabilities. Propelled by swinging the handlebars/footrests from side to side, the Roller Racer can be ridden by individuals ages three years through adult, indoors and outdoors. The "rams-horn" handlebars are designed to protect and keep hands inside the rail. The buffer wheels are designed to protect the handlebar and the riding surface as well.

Instructional Strategies For Braille Literacy

Instructional Strategies for Braille Literacy, edited by Frances Mary D'Andrea and Diane P. Wormsley, is a manual for teaching braille designed for use by teachers of individuals who are blind or have low vision. This handbook provides instructors with strategies and methodologies for teaching braille. It is intended to help pre-service and in-service teachers develop their instructional literacy and braille skills, and provides information on working with children who have congenital or adventi

Integrity V500

Integrity V500 is an auditory evaluation system designed for use to test the hearing of infants, young children, or hard-to-test adults. This unit generates high-definition ABR (Auditory Brainstem Response) results without sedation. Clinicians can perform auditory electrophysiological or otoacoustic emission assessment on patients from newborns to seniors. Pediatric patients can feed, speak, play, or wake up while being tested. Tests can be performed wirelessly. The unit fits unobtrusively on an

Intellibraille Cd

IntelliBraille CD is a braille tutorial program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This CD is designed to be used with IntelliTools Classroom Suite and IntelliKeys (see separate entries). It is a complete braille curriculum with more than 70 activities. The program includes 16 lessons on the Literary Braille Code, beginning with the alphabet and all contractions; four lessons on Tracking and Braille Alphabet, including A-J and the railroad track lessons; and five l

Intellikeys

IntelliKeys is a modified and expanded keyboard for children and adults with visual, physical or cognitive disabilities. The standard system includes one cable and six plastic user overlays, (arrows, numbers, alphabet, basic writing, QWERTY, and one setup overlay used to adjust IntelliKeys for specials needs such as keyboard response and repeat rate). The overlays enable users to access standard learning software and are easy to see, touch and understand. They can be used at home or work and rot

Intellipics

IntelliPics is an academic tutorial program designed to teach basic skills, such as colors, numbers, sizes and direction for children with cognitive disabilities. This multimedia product enabls the incorporation of graphics, quick-time movies, animation, recorded sound, and synthetic recorded voice into educational activities. Included are five activities with an overlay for IntelliKeys (see separate entry): Animals, Make It Move, Nursery Rhymes, Butterscotch Brownies, and Funny Noises. IntelliP

Intellitactiles Pre-Braille Concepts (Model 1-08516-00)

IntelliTactiles Pre-Braille Concepts, model 1-08516-00, are tactile keytop overlays designed for use by children who are blind or have low vision. The package includes seven tactile overlays that can be used with the IntelliKeys keyboard (not included, see separate entry), or as stand-alone "worksheets," to help young children develop tactile discrimination skills, shape recognition ability, and understanding of spatial/positional concepts. The overlays in this package include Texture Recognitio

Intellitalk

Intellitalk is a voice output word processor program designed for children and adults with cognitive and/or visual disabilities. The software offers easy-to-use menus and enables users to hear letters, words, and sentences as they type, ot to have the text read back from the screen. IntelliTalk offers a choice of a variety of voices and pronouciation can be modified using the built-in pronounciation editor. The program can correctly pronounce the most common words that children learn in addition

Intellitools Classroom Suite

The IntelliTools Classroom Suite is an academic reading, writing and math tutorial program and an assessment and evaluation system for children with cognitive or learning disabilities from pre-kindergarten (Pre-K) through the fifth grade. This software was developed based upon the principles of Universal Design for Learning (UDL) that combines two educational paradigms—systematic, explicit instruction and flexible creativity tools. It is designed to allow teachers to have control over specific l

Intention Module (Model 565)

The Intention Module, model 565, is a control switch interface unit designed for use by persons with uncontrolled movements. When a capability switch is plugged into this module, sustained pressure is required before it activates a device. The module can be preset for a delay of from 1 to 12 seconds before it activates a device. The unit comes with a 0.13-inch plug. POWER: Uses 1 9-volt battery.

Intention Switch (Model 710, 710-8)

Intention Switch is a single switch activated by pressing on a plastic plate for individuals with uncontrolled movements. The Intention Switch must be pressed for a specific pre-set amount of time before it will activate a device. The required activation time is adjustable (0-12 seconds). It comes with the standard 0.25 inch jack and plug and can be ordered with a 1/8 inch jack and plug. POWER: 9-volt battery. DIMENSIONS: 5 x 8 inches.

Interactive Board Books

Interactive Board Books are reading tutorial materials designed for children who have cognitive or learning disabilities. This bundle of five thick board books features stories with moveable pieces. These books allow children to read independently because the words are supported with Literacy Support Picture clues. The titles include: The Adventures of Hopper, Mixed up Morning, Monkey Business at the Market, Wonderful Snow, and At the Fire Station. OPTIONS: Individual books are available for pur

Interactive Delivery Cart

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a delivery cart that serves as both a learning and therapeutic tool, providing a safe, customizable, and fun device from which elementary school students with disabilities can learn to assume responsibility and practice essential skills. The delivery cart is a unique therapeutic device for elementary school students with disabilities, helping to promote motor skills as well as work ethic and responsibility. It is accessible to students w

Interactive Drum (Model 4540)

The Interactive Drum, model 4540, is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with fine motor, severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. This toy drum has been adapted with four single switches mounted just in front of the drum. One switch plays more than six tunes; the other three switches allow the user to play the bass, cymbal and snare drums along with the tunes. This toy is intended to aid in the development fine motor skills, cognitive learning and sensory awareness. POWER

Interactive Learning Block And Dressing Frame (Models 8100 & 8110)

The Interactive Learning Block and Dressing Frame, models 8100 and 8110, are activity kits designed to develop fine motor skills, eye hand coordination and tactile discrimination for individuals with a physical disability. They combine many simple activities into one item and provide a number of textures and shaped such as laces, snaps, clasps, zippers, buckles, button closures, hooks and loops. The Interactive Learning Block has a different activity on each side so it can be used by more than o

Interchangeable Music Puzzle/switch (Model 921)

The Interchangeable Music Puzzle/Switch, model 921, is a puzzle switch, adapted music box, eye hand coordination activity, and spatial orientation activity, designed for use by children and adults with brain injury or cognitive disabilities. This puzzle has removable blocks which allow the user to progressively increase the skill required to complete the task. Start with one shape and any four blank blocks and build up to five distinct shapes. When the task is completed, music plays. If a reward

Interlock Knit Pants With Opening Options (Model C120)

The Interlock Knit Pants with Opening Options, model C120, are children's pants designed for use by children with severe physical disabilities who need assistance for dressing, undressing, and/or toileting. These pants have a wider cut and higher rise in the back, reinforced wrist loops for lifting and dressing, and patch pockets positioned high on the front. They are available with either outside seam openings, which allow the pants to lie flat on a bed or lie open on a chair for dressing, or

Interplak Power Toothbrush For Kids & Interplak Personal Model

The Interplak Power Toothbrush for Kids and the Interplak Personal Model are electric toothbrushes designed to efficiently remove plaque from the teeth for people who have difficulty using a manual toothbrush. These brushes feature patented counter rotational tufts that clean and polish teeth and massage the gums. The Kids ($49.99) model is designed for children aged five to fourteen. Standard features include a colorful charger base, a power handle with a colorful design, a twist-off compact

Intro To Cause And Effect (Model 115)

Intro to Cause & Effect, model 115, is a cause and effect training program designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities. It introduces the user to the computer and the switch. It is also designed to improve tracking ability of objects and increase the user's attention span. Each time the user presses the switch or keyboard, one of 35 animation segments with large, brightly colored geometric shapes appear on the screen accompanied by sounds. Animation segments last for approxim

Invacare Contouru

The Invacare ContourU is a molded seating system kit designed for use in wheelchairs. These seat and back cushions are made by utilizing a simulator and molding bags to capture the shape of the individual. This system provides optimum positioning while accommodating complex orthopedic deformities and tone. Support surfaces are built into the cushion and multiple finshing options, including naked foam with removable cocver, vacuformed vinyl, pelvic strap notches, and undercuts are available.

Invacare Kinesthetic Seating System (Kss) And The Invacare Kinesthetic Seating System Deluxe

The Invacare Kinsthethetic Seating System is a modular seating system designed for use with wheelchairs. This fully-adjustable system provides a personalized fit and accommodates growth. The system includes the Invacare Curved Back, the Invacare Ulti-Mate (also sold separately; see separate entries), basic headrest, fixed lateral support, padded lap belt, fixed growth bracket, and mounting hardware. The Deluxe system includes the components of the basic system plus swing-away lateral supports an

Invacare Mvp Jr.

MVP Jr. is a manual child's wheelchair designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. FRAME: Folding frame. The chair is available with three rear frame options (curved, square, or extended). SEAT (LxW): 9 to 19 x 12 to 16 inches. The seat to floor height adjusts from 15.25 to 21.25 inches in front and from 14.75 to 21.25 inches in the rear. An adjustable angle back option on the square frame offers four discrete positions. BRAKE

Invacare Power Tiger With Orbit Seat

The Invacare Power Tiger with Orbit Seat is a child's powered wheelchair designed for use by children with mobility disabilities. FRAME:Available in a variety of colors, the frame disassembles for transport. The chair is 38 inches high and 22.25 inches wide (without the joystick). CONTROLS: Mark IV RX programmable controller with joystick. This controller has the capability for non-proportional driving for sip-and-puff and chin- or head-switch operation/digital driver inputs. Electronic communi

Invacare Silhouette

The Invacare Silhouette is a molded seating system kit designed for use in wheelchairs. This seating system is created by utilizing shape-sensor technology to capture the precise shape of the user's body. Computer-assisted manufacturing produces a custom-contoured cushion in a choice of soft or firm foam for maximum pressure reduction and stability.

Invacare Single-Release Walkers

The Invacare Single-release Walkers designed for use by children and adults with mobility disabilities. These lighter weight walkers feature composite lower side braces for stability, anti-rattle sliencers, PVC hand grips, and rubber tips on the legs. Available in adult and junior models, the walkers feature a single release button at the center of the top cross bar which enables the user to be closed with one hand. The button provides both visible and audible "locked" cues. These walkers accomm

Invacare Wheeled Walkers

The Invacare Wheeled Walkers designed for use by children and adults with mobility disabilities. These lighter weight walkers feature composite lower side braces for stability, anti-rattle sliencers, PVC hand grips, and rubber tips on the rear legs. The front legs are equipped with a choice of 3- or 5-inch wheels with glide tips. The adult models are available with a choice of single- or dual-release folding mechanisms. The Junior model features a dual-release folding mechanism. These walkers ac

Invacare Xtra

The Invacare Xtra is a folding adult or children's manual wheelchair designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. FRAME: Three-piece modular frame with one-inch aluminum tubing. The front frame section can be replaced to allow for growth. The square rear frame allows the wheels to be mounted directly under the back canes. This chair is available in a variety of colors. SEAT (LxW): 14 to 22 x 14 to 22 inches. ARMRESTS: Two-point or swing-away arms. WHEELS: Th

Invisible Cabinet Locks

The Invisible Cabinet Locks are designed to prevent children with cognitive disabilities and deter adults with Alzheimer's Disease or cognitive disabilities from opening kitchen or bathroom cabinets. These locks are invisible from the outside of the cabinet. Once installed, the cabinet door can only be opened by placing a magnetic knob-like "key" on the outside face of the cabinet in t the right place. When the key is applied properly, the door unlocks and opens freely. DIMENSIONS: The key is o

Invisiboard (Model 1-08541-00)

The Invisiboard, model 1-08541-00, is a desktop screen designed for use by students with cortical visual impairment (CVI). This trifold board has a solid white, slick material on one side and a solid black, Velcro-compatible material on the other side. It can be set on a student's desk to block out distractions. The portable,lightweight board comes with a carrying case and orientation material in print and braille. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 30 x 48 inches. COLORS: White on one side, black on the other

Irc Jumbo Jet (Model 6642)

IRC Jumbo Jet, model 6642, is an educational toy designed to provide auditory and visual stimulation for children with neurological disabilities. This jet comes with a simple infrared remote control that resembles real airplane controls, a Y-shaped base with a navigation screen in the center, big buttons, and indicator lights. The toy has a plastic body in the shape of a jet with windows in the front and on the sides, two engines under each wing, two wheels under the nose of the plane, and two w

Is It A Word - Or Not?

Is It a Word - Or Not? is a reading tutorial program designed for use with children who have dyslexia and other learning disabilities. This program consists of a stand-up flip book that presents single consonants and short vowels. The tent-style book offers three side-by-side sets of cards on spiral bindings. Each set of cards is similar to a set of flash cards; the first set includes the consonants B through Z, the second set offers the short vowels, and the third set includes another set of co

IT Mouse Skills

IT Mouse Skills is designed for use by children with limited motor, cognitive and physical skills that can be associated with cerebral palsy, developmental delays and neurological involvement. This program offers a series of graduated activities for someone who is beginning to use a mouse. The user is guided through a series of applications stage by stage. For example, users can move the mouse over an object, drag and drop, drag along a path and practice using drop down menus. Many games are con

It's Up To Me

It's Up to Me is a behavior training program designed to enable individuals with cognitive disabilities to take responsibility for their behavior. The curriculum includes a teacher's binder with instructions and 165 blackline reproducible master Behavior Objective sheets, six student participant binders, and six full-color binder cover sheets. Staff select monthly behaviorial objectives from among the 165 masters. Student participants choose one of six positive motivational animal covers for the

iTalk2 Communicator

The iTalk2 Communicator is a multiple-message communicator designed for use by children with communication disabilities. The unit offers two message areas, each with ten seconds of recording time. The unit is angled for ease of access to the activation areas and picture communication symbol storage is built in. Two included snap caps secure and protect the symbols during use. The unit is equipped with dual toy/appliance jacks to pair communication with an activity and to encourage choice making.

Itinerant Platform Swing (Model 7260)

The Itinerant Platform Swing, model 7260, is a therapeutic platform swing designed for use by individuals with physical and neurological disabilities. The circular Itinerant Platform Swing is designed to fit the ITN Support Frame (see separate entry), and can be used in a variety of positions, including prone or sitting. The swing includes removable spreader bars to help provide additional room inside the ropes for larger clients. A carrying case is included. DIMENSIONS: 30 inches in diame

Itouchilearn Numbers

iTouchiLearn Numbers is a math tutorial program and a math skills training system designed for use by parents working with children who have cognitive, learning, physical or speech disabilities. This application (or app) allows a parent to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to help a child understand math concepts and enable them to apply what they learn to new situations through a blend of curriculum based early learning with verbal directions and animated games. These games use multipl

Itouchilearn Words

iTouchiLearn Words is a language tutorial program, a reading and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents working with children who have communication, developmental, learning, physical or speech disabilities. This application (or app) allows a parent to use their Apple iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch or Android phone to teach a child how to recognize and pronounce words through animations and word association games. The animation teaches the context of words and the games reinforce earl

Ivc 9000 Jymni Wheelchair

The IVC 9000 Jymni Wheelchair is a manual child's wheelchair designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. FRAME: Chrome-plated carbon steel frame with stroller handles, available in lightweight or recliner style. SEAT (LxW): 10, 12, or 14 x 10, 12, or 14 inches. The seat to floor height is 15, 16, or 17 inches depending on wheel and caster package. The back height is adjustable from 14 to 15 inches. UPHOLSTERY: Fire-retardant up

Izzy’s Island

Izzy’s Island is designed for use by children 3-5 years of age with developmental delays, cognitive and learning disabilities. The activities are supported by age-appropriate narration, graphics and screen designs. Each activity has 3 levels of difficulty to meet the skill level of the user. The CD-ROM as a whole provides a flexible, interactive teaching tool.

Jacob's Rib-It-Ball

Jacob's Rib-It-Ball is a large textured ball designed for use by children with low vision or fine motor, grasping, upper extremity, or mobility disabilities. This lightweight ball consists of an air bladder encased in denier nylon with Velcro closures. Nylon-covered closed-cell-foam ribs on the ball's surface aid in grasping and throwing and prevent the ball from rolling out of reach. High-contrast colors aid in visibility. DIMENSIONS: 18, 24, or 30 inches in disameter.

Jamar Medical Skinfold Caliper (Model 5028)

The Medical Skinfold Caliper, model 5028, is a skinfold measuring device designed for clinical use. This scale is used to measure subcutaneous adipose tissue for "body fat" assessment. Spring loaded caliper arms provide standard pressure for the measurment of skinfolds in nutrition, fat distribution, children's growth, anthropometric, and other applications. The scale permits reading tup to 60 milimeters (mm). The unit is constructed of aluminum and features a contoured handgrip and safety stra

Jay Colored / Personalized Covers

The Jay Colored/Personalized Covers are cushion covers available for all Jay products in all styles as a special order item. The covers are made of 100 percent polyester, and are machine washable and dryable. Personalized covers have the customer's name embroidered on the label (maximum 17 letters); there is a $25 surcharge for personalization on colored covers, and an $18 surcharge for personalization on the standard black cover. COLOR: Color choices are Fuchsia Purple, Hot Pink, Fire Engine Re

Jay Gs Cushion

The Jay GS Cushion is a gel flotation cushion with a foam base designed for use by children in wheelchairs. Available with or without a pressure relief fluid pad to prevent skin breakdown, the cushion incorporates Jay Flow fluid technology. Its firm polyethylene foam base is pre-contoured with an anti-thrust shelf to keep the pelvis from sliding forward. A variety of secondary supports help to position and maintain optimal pelvic and lower extremity posture. The cushion includes growth capabilit

Jay Standard Wheelchair Cushion

The Jay Standard Wheelchair Cushion is a gel flotation seat cushion designed to prevent and heal pressure sores and improve posture. This cushion features a urethane foam base that is contoured to reduce pressure on the ischials and the coccyx, and to encourage upright posture by discouraging leaning and slumping to one side. On top of the foam base is a Flolite pad. Flolite is a fluid that, once conformed to the user's body, remains in place rather than returning to its original shape to reduce

Jazz

Jazz are pediatric footwear and supports designed for use by children with a diagnosis of low muscle tone, cerebral palsy, and developmental delays. These shoes are adaptable and feature a low opening.  In addition, they are offered with a choice of fastenings to make putting on and removing shoes a little easier. Features include split sizes, laces, removable inlay, and available in two width fittings. 

Jelly Bean Switch

The Jelly Bean Switch is a button or touch switch designed to control a wide range of electrically- or battery-operated devices and toys for people with upper extremity disabilities. The switch is contained in a high-impact disk and the entire surface of the switch is sensitive to pressure, requiring less than two ounces of pressure for activation. The Jelly Bean Switch can be mounted on any surface using readily available adhesives or they can be mounted on AbleNet's Slim Armstrong (see separat

Jennswing

The Jennswing is a swing with torso support designed for use by children with mobility disabilities. This lightweight, rotational-molded plastic swing provides total body support, including upper and lower torso and legrest support. The swing includes upper torso and waist safety straps and armrests. It can be attached to any standard outdoor swing set, used indoors with its own stand (included), or suspended from the ceiling (proper hooks required). OPTIONS: JennSwing Frame and replacement 5-po

Jenx Multistander

Jenx Multistander is a pediatric standing system designed for use by children 6 months to 6 years with motor and neurological disabilities to assist with weight bearing and standing activities. The Jenx Multistander offers a variety of configurations for prone, upright or supine standing. The user may be positioned anywhere between upright and horizontal positions. This multifunctional stander can accommodate children smaller than the minimum height by using sandal-raising blocks. The removable

Jenx Prone Stander - Size 2 - Green

Jenx Prone Stander-Green is a dedicated prone stander designed to provide support anteriorly for children with mobility and neurological impairments such as cerebral palsy, spina bifida and Tethered spinal cord syndrome. The individual support pads can be adjusted in relation to each other to ensure a proper fit. Children with longer bodies and shorter legs can be just as comfortable as those with shorter bodies and longer legs. The hip and chest straps are closed in the center and then adjust

Jenx Prone Stander- Size 1 -Orange

Jenx Prone Stander-Orange is a dedicated prone stander designed to provide support anteriorly for children with mobility and neurological impairments such as cerebral palsy, spina bifida and Tethered spinal cord syndrome. The individual support pads can be adjusted in relation to each other to ensure a proper fit. Children with longer bodies and shorter legs can be just as comfortable as those with shorter bodies and longer legs. The hip and chest straps are closed in the center and then adjus

Jiggler Fun Facial Massager

The Jiggler Fun Facial Massager is a massager designed for oral-motor stimulation in children with speech or swallowing disabilities. This facial vibrator has a variety of shapes and textures. The colorful figures are based on the Caspar cartoon series. SIZE: 9 inches long. POWER: Uses one double-A battery (not included).

Jofas Clamp

The Jofas Clamp is a feeding tube holder designed for use in nasal gastric and gastric feeding of infants, children or adults with swallowing or eating disabilities. The unit holds a standard 60cc syringe for gravity feeding. It consists of a flexible arm that is light weight and portable, with a C-clamp base that attaches to flat surfaces (such as tables or counters) up to 2 inches wide. DIMENSIONS: Flexible arm is 24 inches long.

Jokus Software: Toystore

ToyStore is a modified educational program from the JOKUS Software series. ToyStore consists of 6 discovery and learning activities to accommodate a wide range of abilities. The program can be run with a single switch with the Macintosh Switch Interface, the Macintosh TouchWindow (see separate entry), an alternative keyboard with Ke:nx, a standard keyboard, or a standard mouse. Toystore includes matching, creating a story, eye-hand coordination and timing activites, and games. COMPATIBILITY: For

Joncare Munster Horse

Joncare Munster Horse is an upholstered wooden child’s walking/mobility aid designed to resemble an attractive, friendly play horse. It is adjustable to suit the varying and changing needs of the user and has wooden handholds, an upholstered seat and back support plus an adjustable abductor. It is designed to encourage children with walking difficulties during gait and posture training.

Jonvac Vacuum Mattress

JonVac Vacuum Mattress is designed for children with mobility disabilities. It is a mattress that offers a variety of positioning options to help keep a child comfortable while resting. The JonVac Vacuum Mattress is designed with a lasting mold, but is easy to remold for the child’s unique need. OPTIONS: JonVac Electronic Pump and JonVac Foot Pump. SIZES: Please speak to us about sizes and suitability of each bed, cot or sleeping system. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Joseph's Readers Talking Software - Grades K-8

Joseph's Readers Talking Software - Grades K-8 is a reading tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities. This program is designed to teach reading to non-readers by turning a personal computer (PC) into a personal reading coach. The program comes in four levels (1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, and 4th through 8th grades), with six to seven stories, 50 to 75 lessons, and 42 to 49 software applications per level, providing a total of over 18,000 language

Journey Prone Bike

The Journey Prone Bike is a three wheeled leg propelled cycle designed for children who cannot sit upright while cycling. Configured with two smaller wheels in the front and one large wheel in the back, this bike is fully adjustable and provides full support for cycling in the prone position. The leg length, seat height, chest support, and width between the front wheels are adjustable to accommodate growth and multiple users. Standard features include Velcro foot straps on the pedals, a high-bac

Joyrider & Junior Joyrider

The JoyRider and Junior JoyRider are leg-powered tricycles for children and adults of all ages. These cycles are built for stability and feature an open frame design for easy access and transfers. The molded bucket-style seats are adjustable and position the user in a semi-recumbent position. The seat on the Jr. Joyrider includes a seat belt. These cycles feature swing-away handlebars and a drum brake and have two large steel or mag rear wheels, and a smaller front wheel. A vinyl-coated basket a

Joystick (& Mouse) Trainer

The Joystick (& Mouse) Trainer is a wheelchair control switch assessment program designed to enable users to learn the skills necessary to operate a powered wheelchair without the risks associated with operating the chair itself. This program begins at a very early motor and cognitive level with simple exploratory activities for gross movement and cognitive awareness, moves through initial proportional path-oriented tasks, and graduates to maze games for fine control. As the user's skill le

Joystick (Model 720)

The Joystick, model 720, is a joystick designed to act as a four way switch for individuals who have physical disabilities. It has a cylindrical handle with a thin base and activates four different devices depending on the direction that the switch is moved (up, down, right or left). It can be used for teaching directionality as well as other spatial relationships. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 4.5 x 7 x 6.25 inches.

Jra

The JRA is a shoe insert designed for use by individuals with juvenile rheumatoid (idiopathic) arthritis. This shoe insert provides contoured plantar support with pressure relief along the metatarsal heads. It is constructed with three layers of foam (PORON foam, Plastazote, and dense EVA foam) that provide a sandwich of foams for the top surface and a substructure that gives support to the hindfoot and stops behind the metatarsal heads to provide a drop off for this area. Inserts are pre-fabric

Jtalker

The JTalker is a communicator program designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities. This software uses the computer keyboard as the input and selection method and offers the flexibility to use sound and image inputs recorded for the user or downloaded from other sources such as the Internet. The system can also be used in speech therapy, for learning vocabulary, for learning sign language, or for general language learning. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers

Julbo Looping 1 Sunglasses

Julbo Looping 1 Sunglasses are designed to protect the eyes of infants from damage caused by ultraviolet rays. These sunglasses are intended for use by infants from 0 to 18 months old. The sunglasses have a wrap-around profile for maximum eye protection, and curved temples and a flat elastic strap for hold and positioning. Infants can turn the glasses any way they choose, as the frame is reversible and has no hinges. They have Spectron 4 lenses that provide 100 percent protection against UVA, B

Julbo Looping 2 Sunglasses

Julbo Looping 2 Sunglasses are sunglasses designed to protect the eyes of young children from damage caused by exposure to ultraviolet rays. The glasses are intended for use by infants or toddlers age 12 to 24 months. They have curved temples and a flat elastic strap for an effective hold and a wrap-around profile for optimal eye coverage and protection. The frame is reversible with no hinges. The glasses have Spectron 4 lenses that provide 100 percent protection against UVA, B and C rays, and t

Jumbo Jet (Models 170 & 170-8)

The Jumbo Jet is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity, mobility, cognitive, or sensory disabilities. Activating the connected switch (required, but not included) sets this plane to rolling along. Model 170 is equipped with a 0.25-inch jack and model 170-8 is equipped with a 1/8-inch jack.

Jumbo Knobbed Puzzles

The Jumbo Knobbed Puzzles are wood puzzles designed for use by children with fine motor, cognitivr, perceptual, neurological, or vision disabilities. Each four puzzle has a puzzle board with a picture in the insert that matches the corresponding piece. Each piece has a wooden knob for ease in grasping. Available puzzles (each sold separately) include farm animals, vehicles, first toys, and baby pets. DIMENSIONS: Each puzzle is 20 inches long.

Jumbo Magnetic Letters And Numbers

Jumbo Magnetic Letters and Numbers are letters and numbers designed for use by children with low vision, cognitive disabilities, or fine motor disabilities. These large, bright letters and numbers stick to any metallic surface. Three sets are available: 40 upper case letters, 40 lowercase letters, and 36 numbers and operators. A storage bucket with a lid is included with each set. DIMENSIONS: The letters and numbers are 2.5 inches tall. COLOR: Assorted.

Jumbo Remote Control (Model 1526)

The Jumbo Remote Control, model 1526, is a remote control for television, DVD players, and VCRs, designed for use by individuals with fine motor, severe physical, or upper extremity disabilities or low vision. This all-in-one remote control allows the user to control TV, VCR, DVD, cable, PVR, and satellite receivers by pressing large buttons that are very sensitive to touch and which have different colors for different group functions. It will also control the latest Flat Screen TV's. The unit a

Jumbo Shape Fit Switch (Model 851, 851-8)

The Jumbo Shape Fit Switch, model 851 and 851-8, is a puzzle switch and visual motor task switch designed to demonstrate simple shape discrimination for individuals who have physical, sensory, or cognitive disabilities. The puzzles introduce basic cognitive concepts, improve fine motor skills and develop order and sequencing skills which are important building blocks for logical thinking and organization. They also teach individuals to distinguish colors, shapes, and sizes. When the puzzle piece

Jumbo Switch (Model 787)

The Jumbo Switch, model 787, is a touch switch designed for use by individyals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. This switch is equipped with a removable mounting plate and comes with two clear plastic covers, one with a lip and one without. OPTIONS: Replacement covers. DIMENSIONS (Diameter x H): 5 1/8 x 1 inch. COLOR: Red, blue, purple, yellow, or green.

Jumbo Timer (Model 4520)

The Jumbo Timer, model 4520, is a timer designed for use with individuals with cognitive disabilities. This large, 60-minutes is intended to help keep the user on task and the buzzer can help to transition to a new task. DIMENSIONS: 8 inches in circumference.

Jumbo Wooden Typhoon Spinner

The Jumbo Wooden Typhoon Spinner is a finger and hand exerciser designed for use by individuals with fine motor, grasping, or upper extremity disabilities. The user turns the easy-grip knob to send this wooden spinner twirling around. DIMENSIONS: 3.75 inches wide.

Jump And Play Island (Model 4500)

The Jump and Play Island, model 4500, is a spatial orientation and balance training device designed for use by children with balance disabilities. This unit has a large inner tube at the bottom with eight vertical poles arranged so that children and climb around and between the poles while climbing over the inner tube. Playing in this unit increases spatial awareness, provides proprioceptive input, and increases balance and motor planning as children walk around the unit or manuever in and out o

Jumping Flipper (Model 180)

Jumping Flipper No. 180 is an adapted action slide toy that can be activated by any Toys for Special Children capability switch. Three squeaking dolphin figures jump through hoops and then slide back to their "pool" for another jump.

Jumping Jack Frog (Model 669)

The Jumping Jack Frog, model 669, is a touch activated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities. Touching the bumpy plate makes the felt frog’s arms and legs swing while one of seven high- quality songs plays for 15 seconds. The toy also provides sensory experiences as the user feels the textured plate and bead chains vibrate, watches the multi-colored blinking lights dance about, and touches the frog's soft felt. This toy also has a switch input to

Jumpstart Bunny Brace

The JumpStart Bunny Brace is an ankle foot orthosis designed for use by children with balance, lower extremity, or walking disabilities. This brace helps young children with fully-correctable pronation or supination and swing phase inconsistency to realign their base of support for improved stability in standing and walking. Full wrap-around flexible support encompasses the foot and ankle for pronation and supination control with an elastic strap above the ankle and two straps across the top of

Jumpstart Cricket

The JumpStart Cricket is a shoe insert designed for use by children with balance, lower extremity, or walking disabilities. To improve stability and alignment in young children with mild to moderate pronation and supination, this shoe insert has a deep heel cup, a well-defined plantar surface, and medial/lateral forefoot containment in combination with a stable outer foundation. A partial-wrap inner liner cups the heel, supports the arches, and contains the midfoot. The submalleolar, UCBL trimli

Jumpstart Kangaroo

The JumpStart Kangaroo is an ankle foot orthosis designed for use by children with balance, lower extremity, or walking disabilities. This orthosis helps children with pronation or supination and excess plantarflexion to re-align their base of support to improve stability in standing and walking. It encourages more practice in dorsiflexed positions for children who present with excess toe walking or knee hyperextension. Its proximal posterior blocks plantarflexion and provides additional medial/

Jumpstart Leap Frog Brace

The JumpStart Leap Frog Brace is an ankle foot orthosis designed for use by children with balance, lower extremity, or walking disabilities. This brace helps young children with correctable moderate to strong pronation and supination to re-align their base of support for improved stability in standing and walking. The brace has a precision-molded double shell, one nested inside the other, providing full wrap-around flexible support that encompasses the foot and ankle for pronation and supination

Jungle Jeff

Jungle Jeff is a hand eye coordination and visual tracking activity designed for use with young children with physical, neurological, cognitive, or visual disabilities. This uncomplicated bead maze features four wire tracks: one in a circle; one in a simple spiral; one in waves; and one a springy vine inside clear, flexible tubing plastic. Each track has a set of beads to be manipulated across and around it. This maze can also be used to teach concepts such as hard and soft, as well as countin

Junior Assorted Primary Color Eye Patches

Junior Assorted Primary Color Eye Patches are eye patches designed for use by children who are blind or have low vision or temporary visual disabilities. Each patch has an elastic band to hold the patch in place over the eye. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 2 x 2.75 inches. COLORS: Pink and white, red, blue, and gold.

Junior Ball Chair

The Junior Ball Chair is a positioning chair designed for use by adolescents and adults with mobility or neurological disabilities. This chair is designed to be used in a classroom setting for students with processing disorders who are unable to sit for long periods or students with low tone. This active seating chair with wiggling motion is designed to enhance the student’s ability to focus in a group or classroom setting. It is also helpful for exercising, improving sitting posture, and streng

Junior Chair

The Junior Chair is a youth positioning chair designed for use by children ages 18 months and up with mobility or neurological disabilities. This chair is designed to adapt to the child’s growth. Features include a height-adjustable seat and footrest, a removable lap bar, safety strap and a wide–footed base for stability. The chair is made of solid beech wood and is latex free. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 30 x 21 x 21.5 inches. CAPACITY: 100 pounds. COLOR: Natural wood finish.

Junior Cool Vest & Kids' Cool Vest

The Junior Cool Vest and the Kids' Cool Vest are cooling vests designed for use by children with neurological or physical disabilities which cause intolerance to heat. The Junior Vest goes on over the head and features six-adjustable straps to secure the vest and has half the cooling capacity of the Cool Vest Classic (see separate entry). Four junior Cool Packs are included. The Kids' Vest offers the same cooling capacity of the adult Cool Vest Lite (see separate entry) and features four one-tim

Junior Folding Walker (Model W100)

The Junior Folding Walker, Model W100, is a folding junior adjustable walker designed for use by older children and youths with walking, balance and mobility disabilities. This walker features an anodized 1-inch aluminum frame reinforced by a front dual steel cross brace. It has a one-button folding release mechanism. DIMENSIONS: The height adjusts from 25 to 30 inches in 1 inch increments.

Junior Walklite Walker (Model 6300-Jra)

Junior WalkLite Walker, model 6300-JRA, is a folding, height-adjustable wheeled walker with seat designed for use by individuals with balance, lower extremity, or walking disabilities. Designed for larger children or smaller adults, this walker has a lightweight aluminum frame with a flexible backrest and an ergonomic dual-paddle folding mechanisms. Other features include a flip-up seat, fixed front wheels, rear spring-loaded SureGlide brakes, a built in carrying handle, and adjustable seat-to-f

Just Right Arch Support

The Just Right Arch Support is a shoe insert designed for wear by children with lower extremity disabilities. Intended to correct heel and forefoot valgus, these supports are fabricated of a thermoplastic blend and are rigid enough to provide support while being flexible enough for comfort in shoes. The supports are available with or without foam lining. SIZES: Seven sizes to fit children from two to ten years of age.

K-1

K-1 is a cause and effect training program designed for children with learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities, or physical disabilities such as upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. In this program, users build a kaleidoscope and create beautiful original designs. Users can choose "jewels," background colors, and music. The program is configurable for a wide range of ages and abilities and can be controlled with a switch, a touchscreen, a mouse, or a keyboard. COMPATIBILITY:

K.c. Clyde In Fly Ball

K.C. Clyde In Fly Ball Interactive CD-ROM is a story program designed to promote literacy, reading and language involvement for children with cognitive disabilities. The program features animated imaginative characters (K.C. is a boy; Clyde is a dog, and UKandu is the wordbird), catchy music and fun word recognition activities. It is designed with up to 21 story paths (more than 120 pages of story is possible), four levels of word interaction, and pop quizzes. The characters are engineered to ta

K300 Ps Junior

The K300 PS Junior is a powered wheelchair designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. FRAME (LxWxH): 43 x 24.25 to 28.5 inches. Minimum turning radius is 25 inches. The K300 PS Jr.has a ground clearance of 3.1 inches and independent suspension. The base frame is available in crystal blue, vintage wine, platinum silver, black onyx, popstar pink, titan blue and chili pepper red. Front anti-tippers are included. CONTROLS: Integra

K450 Mx

The K450 MX is a powered wheelchair designed for use by children and small adults with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. It features a powered seat-to-floor function that moves the seat forward and down from its normal height to ground level in front of the frame and back again. This function is intended to facilitate transfers or interacting with other people. FRAME (LxW): 33 x 24.5 to 28.5 inches. The minimum turn radius is 41.75 inches. The K450 MX

Kaleido-Dome (Model 777)

The Kaleido-Dome with Shapes, model 777, is a sensory integration activity designed for use by children with fine motor, neurological, visual, or cognitive disabilities. When the large red button at the top of the center dome is pressed, the button lights up, the shapes in the globe spin, music plays, and red and yellow and green lights travel around the circle.

Kaleido-Dome With Shapes (Model 778)

The Kaleido-Dome with Shapes, model 778, is a sensory integration activity designed for use by children with fine motor, neurological, visual, or cognitive disabilities. This interactive toy enhances matching, grasping, and releasing skills. The toy has a base into which twelve shapes with knobs are fitted. When a shape is fitted into the base, a light is activated; when all twelve shapes are in place, the large center dome lights up, music plays, and the shapes in the dome dance.

Kaleidoscope 2

Kaleidoscope 2 is a simple drawing and painting program designed for use by young children with cognitive disabilities. Accessible by mouse, keyboard, or touch screen, the program offers several user levels. At the most basic level, a single mouse click adds color to pictures. At more advanced levels, users can stamp pictures, paint pictures, and create symmetrical kaleidoscope-like pictures. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Pentium or better processo

Kalin Child's Profiling bed

Kalin Child's Profiling bed can be tailored to meet the individual requirements of the child whether for use in a hospital or at home, and meets the requirements of European Directive 93/42/CEE. It has been designed and made in accordance with standard CEI60601-2-52. In accordance with these regulations the safety side rails have a gap of less than 65 millimeters. The bed is electrically height adjustable and will lower to a minimum height of 300 millimeters. It also features an electric ba

Kangaroo Corner Chair

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide supported seating for a child with cerebral palsy, developmental disabilities, and hearing and vision impairments. Made of wood, this low-to-the-floor chair and table set enables the child to sit with correct, supported posture with her legs straight out in front of her to stretch the hamstrings. The set is adjustable and can be used for eating, reading, or play. TITLE: Playing and Growing. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Volume 25, Number 4, Summer 2005. PAGES:

Kaye Adjustable Benches (Models S1-A, S2-A, S3-A, S4-A, & S5-A)

The Kaye Adjustable Benches are adjustable wooden chairs designed for use by children with lower extremity or neurological disabilities. These height-adjustable benches feature tilt capability and vinyl-covered padded seating surfaces. The benches are useful for learning to move from one level to another or for progressing from floor sitting to bench sitting or from side sitting to upright kneeling, or from sitting to standing. The benches can also be used for dressing or as tables in conjuncti

Kaye Balance Poles (Models Qp & Bp)

The Kaye Balance Poles are a balance training device designed for use by children with walking, balance, or neurological disabilities.Model BP is a fixed-height straight pole with a handgrip. Model QP is a height-adjustable straight pole with a hadgrip set in a quad cane base with rubber-tipped feet. DIMENSIONS: Model BP is 46 inches long. Model BQ has a 5.5 x 8 inch base.

Kaye Kinder Chairs (Models K1 & K2)

The Kaye Kinder Chairs are positioning chairs designed for use by children with neurological or severe physical disabilities. These wooden chairs are designed for children between one and seven years of age up to 48 inches tall. Model K1 is a low chair designed to fit under preschool tables between 17 and 25 inches tall. Model K2 has long legs and is intended for use at standard 30-inch tables. Model K2 is suitable for children who have outgrown conventional highchairs, but still require that de

Kaye My Red Walker

Kaye My Red Walker is designed for young children with neurological and motor disabilities such as cerebral palsy, dystonias and Angelman’s Syndrome who require posture support while learning to work. The Kaye My Red Walker places the support behind the child to insure upright alignment and placing the child’s center of gravity within the base of the walker for safety and balance. The walkers have 360 degree front swivel wheels which can be locked for straight ahead tracking. The swivel on the

Kaye Neat-Seat

The Kaye Neat-Seat is a youth positioning chair designed for use with children ages two to six years with mobility, neurological, or other physical disabilities. Useful for traveling therapists, wooden one-piece unit combines a table and positioning chair and folds flat without tools for storage and transport. This seat provides a firm seat, back, and footrest to maintain proper postural alignment, freeing the child's arms for skilled movement. The chair is particularly useful for children with

Kaye Partial Weight-Bearing Walking Frame (Model Sw1)

The Kaye Partial Weight-Bearing Walking Frame, model SW1, is a child's walker or standing frame designed for use by children who have a wide range of disabilities due to neuropathy, including postural control, interlimb coordination, and steady state and reactive balance. The Kaye Walking Frame supports the user in the upright, walking, or partial weight-bearing position using a combination of an overhead suspension frame, a manual winch, a harness, removable handlebars, and swivel casters with

Kaye Posture Control Walker & Kaye Posturerest Walkers

The Posture Control Walker is a child's walker designed for use by children 18 months of age through adolescence with mobility disabilities. Available in six sizes, these reverse walkers are designed to make walking less energy consuming and improve rhythm and timing. The walkers have folding anodized aluminum frames and most models are available with two wheeled front legs and two rear legs with crutch-style tips to create friction with the floor and slow walker speed, or with four wheels. The

Kaye Quad Canes (Models Qc20, Qc25, & Qc31)

The Kaye Quad Canes are designed for use by children with walking or balance disabilities.These height adjustable canes have an offset base with rubber-tipped feet and rotating handles to accommodate varing degrees of suppination or pronation. DIMENSIONS: Model QC20 has a 6 3/8 x 4.5 inch base and the length adjusts from 15 to 20 inches. Model QC25 has a 5.5 x 8 inch base and the length adjusts from 17.5 to 24 inches. Model QC31 has a 5.5 x 8 inch base and the length adjusts from 21 to 31 inches

Kaye Scoot About (Model Sb1)

The Kay Scoot About, model SB1, is a scooter board designed for use with children and adults with lower extremity or severe physical disabilities. This four-wheeled, height-adjustable device enables children and adults to sit on the seat and propel themselves with their feet and enabling them to work on heel strike and coordinated knee flexion and extension skills. These patterns, needed for ambulation, can be developed while seated in the absence of standing balance. The height-adjustable seat

Kaye Straddle Seat (Model Ss1)

The Kaye Straddle Seat, model SS1, is designed for use by children with neurological or lower extremity disabilities. These seats aid the child in learning to generate adequate force in the extensor muscles while maintaining weight bearing and alignment, skills needed for proper standing posture and gait. The front end of the seat can be angled downward, placing more of the child's weight on the feet. This seat also aids controlling adduction and assymetry of weight bearing of the lower extremit

Kaye Supine Positioner (Model Sp2)

The Kaye Supine Positioner, model SP2, is a body positioner designed for use with children with neurological, severe physical, or visual disabilities. This unit provides a structure to enable children from one to six years of age to experience visually-directed play in the supine position, encouraging reaching, postural stability of the head and shoulder girdle, visual convergence, visual scanning, and visual attention. The unit consists an adjustable washabel nylon hammock support for the head

Kaye T-Seats (Models Ts-S & Ts-L)

The Kaye T-Seats are adjustable wooden chairs designed for use by children with lower extremity or neurological disabilities. These height-adjustable benches are designed for use with Kaye T-Tables (see separate entry) feature tilt capability and vinyl-covered padded seating surfaces. The benches are also useful for learning to move from one level to another or for progressing from floor sitting to bench sitting or from side sitting to upright kneeling, or from sitting to standing. The benches

Kaye T-Tables (Models Tt-1 & Tt-2)

The Kaye T-Tables are tilt top tables designed for use with children with neurological or fine motor disabilities. Designed to be used in conjunction with Kaye Adjustable Benches, T-Seats, or Straddle Seats, these height-adjustable wooden tables have tilt tops equipped with tow large wooden clamps to properly psition books and papers and a removable wooden ledge to keep items from sliding off the table when tilted. The table top adjusts from horizontal to 90 degrees. Model TT-2 accommodates chil

Kaye Walk-In-Place

The Kaye Walk-In-Place is a lower extemity exercise machine designed for use by children from two to twelve years of age with lower extremity, walking, or neurological disabilities. This unit can be used for fitness and conditioning, as well as for development of ambulation and post-operative strengthening. The device requires the user to stand upright and to bear weight and uses the pattern of walking for exercise. Reciprocally-lonked footplates to assist weight shift onto the weight-bearing li

Kaye Wide Posture Control Walkers (Models R2B, R3B, R4B, R2Br, R3Br, R4Br, R2Bs, R3Bs, & R4Bs)

The KAYE Wide Posture Control Walker is a child's adjustable walker designed for use by children who wear hip-knee-ankle-foot orthoses and require additional width and deph inside the walker frame. The walkers are available with 2 wheels (models R2B, R3B, and R4B), 4 fixed wheels (models R2BF, R3BR,and R4BR), and 4 wheels with front swivel wheels (models R2BS, R3BS, and R4BS). The walkers fold for transportation. OPTIONS: Options include one-way roller-bearing wheels, forearm supports, a pelvi

Keen Navigator Underarm Crutch

The Keen Navigator Underarm Crutch is an axillary crutch designed for use by individuals with walking, mobility, or lower extremity disabilities or amputation. Thes crutches feature shock-absorbing technology with a solid core polymer shock system. Other features include a contoured underarm support, a micro-adjustable handle with 360-degree rotation with unlimited vertical adjustment and an ergonomic hand grip, and a Keen Adventure tip (see also separate entries)that flexes 30 degrees for incre

Keep Quiet

Keep Quiet is a sign language training game designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. Players ages seven through adult throw wodden cubes depicting the sign language alphabet and race the timer to form words in sign. The game includes wooden cubes, a dice cup, a sand timer, and instructions.

Keep Quiet Reword

Keep Quiet Reword is a sign language training game designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. Players ages seven through adult use the 60 plastic-coated cards, which show the hand positions for the sign language alphabet on one side and alphabet letters on the other, to create words of four or five letters. This game is playable five different ways and can involve from one to six players.

Keep-It-Up

Keep-It-Up is a soft, cushy grip that is designed to help infants hold a bottle while preventing tipping and leaking. It can be used by infants with weak arm and grasping strength while working on holding their bottles during feedings. Keep-It-Up expands to fit most bottles.

Kennedy Handi-Math Program

The Kennedy Handi-Math Program provides children with multiple disabilities with a computer-based developmental math curriculum, encompassing skills from counting through simple division. It turns the computer screen into a flexible work space for students who are unable to utilize a pencil and paper due to physical/motor limitations. It enables the student to direct cursor movements, top-to-bottom and left- to-right, as they compute problems which require regrouping. This provides the student w

Kennedy Spillproof Cup (K-Cup)

The Kennedy Spillproof Cup (K-Cup) is a cup with a lid and large handle designed for use by individuals who have difficulty holding standard drinking glasses. The lightweight plastic cup features a large inverted L-shaped handle for right- or left-handed use and a screw-on lid with a hole for disposable straws. The dishwasher-safe and autoclavable cup can be used in a reclining position, holds seven ounces of warm or cold liquid, and accepts any standard straw. COLOR: Natural or light blue.

Kenneth Jernigan Tactile Map

The Kenneth Jernigan Tactile Map is a tactile relief map of the United States designed for use by children who are blind or have low vision. The map shows all 50 states and their capitals, along with major rivers and mountain chains. The states are removable pieces. Instructions in print and Braille are included.

Kettrike Happy Navigator

Happy Navigator from Kettrike is a child's tricycle designed for use by children with disabilities. This is an adapted version of a standard tricycle with a push bar, AM-9 pedal plates, and a seat belt. It has an adjustable steel step-through frame with multiple telescoping frame settings. The handlebars can be locked into place to allow a parent to steer with the push bar. Auto-Freewheel allows children to rest their feet on the pedals while parents guide them. Other features include Safety-Tra

Key Largo

Key Largo is a modified keyboard designed for use by indivisuals with upper extremity or cognitive disabilities. This membrane keyboard can be set up with as few as two keys for simple choice making or it can be set up with a full 128-key latout for maximum functionality. The flexibility of the keyboard enables the user to have his or her own specific number of keys, keyboard configuration, specific letters, and specific pictures and/or speech feedback for communication and learning needs. Using

Key Words: Special Needs Version

Key Words: Special Needs Version is a typing instruction program designed to introduce and enhance keyboarding skills for children with developmental or physical disabilities. Key Words teaches students to learn to type using fun phrases, written by a children's poet. Exercises replicate patterns that occur most often and naturally, using simplified letter and word patterns in small passages. Short activities, a scrolling interface and fun language, and color graphics hold students' attention. T

Keyguard For Computer Laptops

The Keyguard for Computer Laptops is designed for use by children and adults with fine motor and other upper extremity disabilities. The durable break-resistant acrylic keyguard features smoothly finished keyholes aligned with each key and is available with or without a removable cover for the touchpad to limit accidental mouse access.

Keyguard For Dana / Neo

The Keyguard for Dana/Neo is a keyguard designed for use by individuals with fine motor or upper extremity disabilities or cerebral palsy. This unit fits the keyboard of the Dana or Neo word processor (see entries) from Renaissance Learning, Inc., and allows students to rest their hands and helps prevent unwanted key presses.

Keyguards For Augmentative Communication Devices

The Keyguards for Augmentative Communication Devices are a communication device accessory designed for use by individuals who have communication disabilities and fine motor or other upper extremity disabilities. Made of clear acrylic, these guards are available for a variety of communication devices and can include such features as a removable window and multi-shaped key holes.

Keyguards For Computer Keyboards

Keyguards for Computer Keyboards are designed for use by children and adults with fine motor and other upper extremity disabilities. The durable break-resistant acrylic keyguards are available for IBM and Macintosh computers and feature smoothly finished holes aligned with each key. Keyguards mount with Dual Lock (see separate entry) or Velcro and eliminate unwanted keystrokes. DIMENSIONS: The acrylic is 0.25 inch thick.

Keyguards For Popular Software And Adaptive Keyboards

Keyguards for Popular Software and Adaptive Keyboards are designed for use by children with fine motor and other upper extremity disabilities. Available for adaptive keyboards such as Intellikeys and the Discover:Board (see separate entries) and software access packages as Bailey's Book House, Millie's Math House, Sammy's Science House, Thinkin' Things Collection I, and Living Books (see separate entries), the keyguards are made of clear acrylic and enable users to avoid unintentional keystrokes

Kid Classics Pegged Puzzles

The Kids Classics Pegged Puzzles are large knobbed puzzles designed for use by children with upper extremity fine motor disabilities. These wooden puzzles have large pieces with raised edges and a center pegs. These puzzles have five to nine pieces and are available in a variety of familiar themes, including Madeline and Thomas the Tank Engine. Other topics include Animal Tracks, Crawly Creatures, Flying High, International Homes, Rain Forest, Shapes, Dinosaurs, Vehicles, Mommies & Babies (a

Kid K'nex Classroom Set (Model 78690)

Kid K'NEX Classroom Set, model 78690, is a toy designed for use by children with with varying manipulative skills. Big, soft, chunky pieces can be used by children to build 22 models from 1:1 correspondence cards, or they can create their own creatures using the 267 parts, including 12 eyes, 6 feet, and 6 ears/wings. Young hands can build in any direction due to the flexibility of the system. The pieces have vibrant colors and component designs that appeal to both girls and boys. The set include

Kid K'nex Early Learning Activity Set (Model 78950)

The Kid K’NEX Early Learning Activity Set, model 78950, is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use by children with varying manipulative skills. The set includes enough big, soft, chunky pieces for 30 students. The included activities incorporate listening skills, following directions, art, creative play, mathematics and science. In conjunction with the reading of Eric Carle’s book The Very Hungry Caterpillar, or another book about caterpillars, students build models using the full co

Kid Kart Tlc

The Kid Kart TLC is a stroller designed for use with children with severe physical or mobility disabilities. FRAME: The lightweight folding frame is 26.5 inches wide and is equipped with a height-adjustable padded push handle and a removable storage pack. The frame is available in a choice of black, yellow, or dusty plum. Options include transit tie downs and recline. SEAT: The seat shell can be positioned facing front or facing the rear and includes a tilt-in-space range of zero to 30 degrees.

Kid Kart Xpress

The Kid Kart Xpress is a stroller designed for use with children with severe physical or mobility disabilities. FRAME: The lightweight folding frame is 24 inches wide and is equipped with a height-adjustable padded push handle, transit tie downs, and an under seat fabric storage compartment. Folded dimensions are 24 x 28 x 20 inches. The frame is available in a choice of black, pink, purple, or teal. Options include a ventilator system, a ventilator base only, and recline. SEAT: The seat shell c

Kid Keys

Kid Keys is a voice output program designed to introduce and enhance keyboarding and reading skills for students with developmental and physical disabilities. Three activities combine voice, music, graphics, animation and sound to help students progress from learning key positions to typing smoothly and accurately. Students develop letter and word recognition, learn letters and words through the use of speech technology, and develop sequencing skills while taking the first steps in computer lite

Kid Pix

Kid Pix is a drawing program designed with Ke:nx Easy Overlays in order to provide access for children with physical disabilities who are unable to use a computer keyboard or a mouse. The program features a scanning, speaking highlighter, talking keys and is designed with colorful graphics. OPTIONS: MAC school version and Easy Overlays for alternate keyboard are available.

Kid Pix 2 / Kid Pix Studio

Kid Pix 2 and Kid Pix Studio are drawing programs designed to create multimedia presentationa and animated artwork for individuals with a cognitive or physical disability. Students can use the TouchWindow (see separate entry) to access this program which includes a talking alphabet, colorful rubber stamps that can be customized and resized, and a palette of Wacky Brushes. Slide Shows are easy to create, so children of all ages and levels can create multimedia reports, animations with sound effec

Kid Works 2

Kid Works 2 is a reading tutorial program designed to teach children to write and illustrate their own story for individuals with a developmental or physical disability. This program combines a word processor and picture dictionary with paint tools, rubber stamps, and icons that allow students to express themselves through words and pictures as they write original stories. A simple click of the mouse changes words into pictures and pictures into words. The Story illustrator lets the students "pa

Kid's Typing

Kid's Typing is a typing instruction program designed to instruct students in proper typing skills for children with developmental or physical disabilities. Spooky, the ghost, guides students through the program and creates new lessons based on students' accuracy and speed. He starts with simple exercises that teach the locations of the keys and advances students through exercises and games that concentrate on problem areas. The faster students type, the more fun Spooky creates, keeping accuracy

Kidacess Eye-Cons

KidAccess Eye-Cons are symbolic language pictures designed for use with children with cognitive, learning, or communication disabilities. Available in pre-packaged or custom sticker sets, in pre-packaged or custom laminated card sets, in pre-packaged or custom kitchen magnet sets, or on CD-ROM, Eye-Cons provide colorful realistic images with or without the corresponding word or phrase for use with communication boards or books, to create a child's personal or school-day calendar, to teach routin

Kiddesk

KidDesk is a desktop program designed with interactive desk accessories for children who have a developmental or physical disability. It is a hard disk security program that allows students to individualize their desktops and launch their own programs without being to able to access system functions that are off limits. An adult code is necessary to reach the hard disk and system functions. Features include six themes for personalization, a Talking Clock, Printable Calendar, Working Calculator,

Kiddieklock

The KiddieKlock is a teaching clock designed for use with children with cognitive disabilities. This clock is designed to help children to learn to tell time and to understand and talk about the concepts of minitues before and after the hour. This durable plastic clock features bright graphics, with standard face markings (one through 12) and marking for each minute in between. The face also is divided to illustrate and label minutes before and minutes after the hour. COLOR: White with multi-col

Kiddo

Kiddo is a sleeping system designed for children with health and mobility disabilities. It offers removable metal grids or wood slats as well as a 4-part rolling mattress platform. There is an electrically operated backrest that can be adjusted from 0-80 degrees. In addition there is an electrically operated knee break and a handset with a locking device. The Kiddo is equipped with 2 IV (intravenous) pole supports at the headboard.

Kidlite Barrel (Model 1050)

The Kidlite Barrel, model 1050, is a balance barrel designed to provide body rotation and develop balance and coordination for individuals with a physical disability. It can also be used to supinate clients. The barrel is lined with vinyl and foam and covered on the outside with soft carpet and padded foam edges around the rim. DIMENSIONS: 25 inches long x 21 inches in diameter. CAPACITY: Working load is 250 pounds. GUARANTEE: One full year from shipping date.

Kids Handcycle By Palmer

The Kids Handcycle by Palmer is a three-wheeled, hand propelled cycle designed for use by children with spinal cord injury, arthritis, or mobility, balance, or neurological disabilities. Features include ease of entry/exit, a low center of gravity, a choice of in-line or opposed cranking, coaster brake, parking brake, foot bar with toe and heel straps, adjustable seat with seat belt, mag wheels, front fender, and a large rear basket. OPTIONS: Vertical handgrips. DIMENSIONS (WxLxH): 27 x 57 x 30

Kidsball

The KidsBall is a track ball designed for use by children and adults with fine motor disabilities. This device has a very large ball and the right and left mouse buttons are located behind the track ball to aid in eliminating unwanted mouse clicks. COMPATIBILITY: For use with IBM and compatible computers with serial connection.

Kidspiration

Kidspiration is a word processor program and writing skills training system designed for use by children with learning disabilities and others who learn better visually. It uses principles of visual learning to help students in kindergarten through the 5th grade to see, organize, and develop their ideas. It helps young readers and writers build confidence in organizing information, understanding concepts, and expressing their thoughts. It is similar to Inspiration (see separate entry) but design

Kidstand Prone Stander

The Kidstand Prone Stand is an adjustable prone stander with positioning components. The components a chest board, pelvic board, chest strap, fanny strap, trunk pads, hip pads, independently adjustable footboards, contoured adjustable knee pads, and a Lexan tray. Chin rest and shoulder protraction pads for the tray are also available. The unit is free standing, with 4 locking casters. The stand has a metal frame with red epoxy powdercoat finish and black vinyl upholstery. DIMENSIONS: Two sizes:

Kidster Chair

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

Kikaflik

KikaFlik is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use by children and adults with neurological, balance, or motor disabilities. The toy consists of a lever-type board with a pivot positioned at one-third of its length. It used with a stamping down action on the short end, which causes the board to flex. When the long end flexes upward, a soft ball dropped in the center timing channel springs into the air. The user then catches, kicks, or heads the ball or strikes it with a bat or racqu

Kimba Pediatric Tilt-In-Space Mobility System

The Kimba Pediatric Tilt-in-Space Mobility System is a child's tilt-in-space wheelchair or stroller designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities. FRAME: Available in Size I (small/medium base) or Size II (large base). The frame color is silver - metallic. The chair ncludes an integrated shock absorption system, adjustable to the childÆs weight. Other features include a sun canopy with attendant window, height-adjustable handlebars, trigger-activated

Kinderboard (Model Kb)

KinderBoard is a large key, large print keyboard designed for use by children with motor skill disabilities. This keyboard has oversized keys color-coded to teach by character set. The keys are color-coded by consonants, vowels, numbers, and punctuation marks to help pre-school children learn character sets. The keyboard also has two USB 2.0 side ports and oval function (F) keys. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible personal computers or Macintosh computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Windows

Kindertools Baby's First Toothbrush & Kindertools Toddler's Toothbrush

The Kindertools Baby's First Toothbrush and the Kindertools Toddler's Toothbrush are toothbrushes designed for use by young children with limited grasping ability. The triangular Baby brush is intended for use on the first teeth and features short bristles affixed directly to the plastic handle with no stem. The handle has two triangular openings into which the child's fingers slip. The user may also wrap his or her hand around the handle. The Toddler brush is similar to the Baby brush, but the

Kindertools Gripperscrubber Nail Brush

The GripperScrubber is a nailbrush designed for use by children with limited grasping ability. The brush features short scrubbing bristles and a plastic handle with two triangular openings into which the child's fingers slip. The user may also wrap his or her hand around the handle. A bar of bubblegum-scented anti-bacterial soap is included with this brush. COLOR: Assorted.

Kindertools Spoon And Fork

The Kindertools Spoon and Fork are a child spoon and fork designed for use by children with limited grasping ability. The plastic spoon and fork each feature the Kindertools handle with two triangular openings into which the child's fingers slip. The user may also wrap his or her hand around the handle. COLOR: Assorted.

Kindertools Toolbox

The Kindertools Toolbox is a gift collection of a set of children's toothbrushes, a nail brush, a child's fork and spoon set, a crayon holder, and a paintbrush holder designed to enable children with limited grasping ability to perform hygiene, feeding, and recreational art activities. The set, packaged in a carrying case, includes a Kindertools Baby's First Toothbrush, a Kindertools Toddler's Toothbrush, a GripperScrubber Nailbrush and bubblegum-scented soap, a Kindertools Safety Spoon and Fork

Kitten Cards

Kitten Cards are a training system for matching/sorting/ assembly designed for use with children with cognitive or perceptual disabilities. On each corner of each card one quarter of a kitten (head, tail, front legs, or back legs) is represented, each in a different color. Players match the parts and colors to create a complete image. The setincludes rules for several games of varying levels of difficulty.

Kiwi Bath Chair

The Kiwi Bath Chair is a bath seat designed for use with children with mobility disabilities. This unit features a hand-operated mechanism to raise and lower the seat for positioning during bathing and transfers. A lever enables the unit be secured in the tub without permanent fixtures and it can be removed as needed. The unit features a mesh seat with positioning straps. DIMENSIONS: The unit fits children measuring 27 inches from the bottom of the buttocks to the mid-ear. When removed from the

Kleer Activity Ball (Model W8401)

The Kleer Activity Ball is a textured ball designed for use by individuals with visual, neurological, or gross motor disabilities. This lightweight, transparent PVC-plastic ball has a textured surface for ease in catching and it is filled with small colored balls to create sound and interest when the ball is thrown or rolled. DIMENSIONS: 20 inches in diameter.

Knee Saver With Calf Straps (Model 62161)

The Knee Saver with Calf Straps, model 62161, is a set of knee pads designed for use by individuals with knee pain. These lightweight contoured foam pads provide gentle support between the calf and thigh to take excessive strain off the knee joint. SIZES: Adult and youth. COLOR: Black.

Kneed-It & Kneed-It Xm

Kneed-It and Kneed-It XM are knee orthoses designed for wear by individuals with lower extremity injuries or disabilities. Intended for those with chondromalacia, patella subluxation, or arthritis, both models feature a band with neoprene-lined wings to gently absorb force at the knee and exert concentrated compression across the soft tissue in front of the knee. They can be worn on the right or left knee. Kneed-It XM has magnets as well. SIZES: One size fits most.

Kneetogs

Kneetogs are knee pads designed to protect infants and young children from bumps and bruises from falls or crawling. Kneetogs may be worn on the knees or elbows and feature Sentinal Microcell pads. This closed-cell foam is designed to provide greater shock absorbtion than traditional padding. The hypoallergenic pads are covered in durable, abrasion-resistant nylon. The pads are held in place with stretchy lycra knit bands that do not bind or irritate the skin. SIZES: Available in four sizes to f

Knit Kick Back Shorts Suit (Models 410, 411 & 412)

The Knit Kick Back Shorts Suit, models 410, 411 and 412, is a child’s jumper designed for use by children with incontinence or who have difficulty dressing. It is available in two styles: a pullover with leg snaps or with a back zipper and no leg snaps. This suit is made of a 65% cotton-35% polyester interlock knit that stretches 4 inches in width and 1.5 inches in length and returns to original shape. It has short sleeves and short legs and can also serve as nightwear. The pullover style with l

Knobbed Farm Puzzle

The Knobbed Farm Puzzle is a large knobbed puzzle designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. This wooden puzzle features a durable white laminate background with recessed cutouts with pictures to match the knobbed puzzle pieces. The puzzle depicts a chicken, a cow, a sheep, and a tractor. DIMENSIONS: 6.5 x 6.5 inches.

Knobbed Fruit Puzzle

The Knobbed Fruit Puzzle is a large knobbed puzzle designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. This wooden puzzle features a durable white laminate background with recessed cutouts with pictures to match the knobbed puzzle pieces. The puzzle depicts a pear, an apple, an orange, and a banana. DIMENSIONS: 6.5 x 6.5 inches.

Knobbed Garden Puzzle

The Knobbed Garden Puzzle is a large knobbed puzzle designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. This wooden puzzle features a durable white laminate background with recessed cutouts with pictures to match the knobbed puzzle pieces. The puzzle depicts a trowel, a watering can, a snail, and a flower. DIMENSIONS: 6.5 x 6.5 inches.

Knobbed Toy Puzzle

The Knobbed Toy Puzzle is a large knobbed puzzle designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. This wooden puzzle features a durable white laminate background with recessed cutouts with pictures to match the knobbed puzzle pieces. The puzzle depicts a bear, a ball, a kite, and a train engine. DIMENSIONS: 6.5 x 6.5 inches.

Knockout And Reveal

Knockout and Reveal is a visual training activitiy designed for use by children with cognitive, developmental, or visual disabilities. Accessible by mouse or touch screen, Knockout allows users to assemble or knockout pictures piece by piece. Reveal enables users to uncover pictures in amusing ways. An extensive library of pictures is included with the program and aditional pictures can be added for customization. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Penti

Koala Corner Chair

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide seating and positioning for a child with microcephaly, epilepsy, and developmental disabilities. Made to dimensions specified by a therapist, this unit includes a chair with a footrest and a table that enable the child to be seated in a posturally and functionally correct position for learning, eating and playing. Made of plywood, the unit has a pedestal seat with a winged back for shoulder protraction. The seat and back panels are equipped with fabric-cove

Koala Miniflex

The Koala Miniflex is a powered wheelchair designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. FRAME (LxW): 28-32 x 22 inches. Minimum turning radius is 36 inches. The Koala Miniflex has a ground clearance of 2.5 inches and independent suspension. The base frame is available in xtreme yellow or chili pepper red. An optional front bumper is available. CONTROLS: Right- or left-hand mounted joystick with Pilot+ Series programmable electro

Komfo Active Footwear (Model K032)

Komfo Active Footwear, model K032 is an orthopedic shoe designed for children with walking disabilities or cerebral palsy. Designed to meet the needs of children with infantile cerebral palsy, this athletic styled shoe has high lacing up to the tip of the shoe for proper positioning of the toe and foot. The shoe can be used in place of conventional braces. Features include high MPD stiffener, and a solid step joint support that is aided by the additional lacing. Other features include a hidden T

Komfo Active Footwear (Model K034)

The Komfo Active Footwear is an orthopedic boot designed for use by children with walking disabilities. This boot is designed to meet the needs of children affected by Infantile Cerebral Palsy and can be used instead of braces. The boot features high uppers extending far above the ankle, extended shoe lacing up to the tip of the shoe enabling proper positioning of the toe and foot, and back counter reinforcements extended in length on both sides. Other features include tightening straps that fa

Komfo Active Footwear (Model K045)

The Komfo Active Footwear, model K045, is an orthopedic sandal designed for use by children with infantile cerebral palsy or other walking disabilities. This sandal has high uppers extending far above the ankle for improving balance and stability and is fastened with Velcro straps. The sandal also features special back counter reinforcements that are extended on both sides. SIZE: 24 to 38 inches. COLOR: Blue suede.

Kool Krutch Cuff Pads

The Kool Krutch Cuff Pads are forearm cuff pads designed for use with pediatric forearm crutches. The washable pads attach with Velcro. DIMENSIONS: Models are available to fit cuffs 1.75, 2, 2.25, 2.5, or 2.75 inches in diameter. COLOR: Multi-color pattern on a blue background or solid navy.

Kool-Stride Special Use Stroller

The Kool-Stride Special Use Stroller is a heavy-duty stroller designed for use by children and adults with lower extremity disabilities, mobility disabilities, or neurological disabilities. FRAME (HxLxW): The folding stroller is 39.5 x 54 x 29 inches in use and 7 x 41 x 21 inches when folded. SEAT: Zip Back Reclining Seat. WHEELS: 16-inch wheels in front; 20-inch wheels in rear. OPTIONS: Optional accessories include a Wind/Rain Cover; a mesh Bug Screen and Shade Cover; a tire pump that clips ont

Koolboots

KoolBoots are washable, customizable boots designed for use by wheelchair users. These boots have a full back zipper from the top of the boot to the ankle. Two adjustable toggles, one at the top and one at the ankle, help ensure that the boots stay on. The boots can be machine washed and dried. The outside is Commander fabric, a water-resistant, breathable fabric that is 65 percent polyester and 35 percent cotton. The inside is quilted nylon, and the soles are made of non-slip grip fabric. Custo

Koolway Sports Koolkape

The Koolway Sports KoolKape is a cape designed for use by edults or children who use wheelchairs. Features include a hood; a Security pouch pocket; and an adjustable toggle on each sleeve to adjust the sleeve's length. The outside of the cape is water resistant, breathable Commander fabric, made from 100 percent polyester microfiber with a wicking finish and 3M Scotchgard. The inside is quick-dry, 65 percent polyester/35 percent cotton fabric. The cape is machine washable (cool setting) and dry

Koosh Ball

The Koosh Ball is a textured ball designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or neurological disabilities. These thick, soft balls are composed of springy tentacles to provide a variety of tactile and eye hand coordination experiences. DIMENSIONS: 3.5 inches in diameter. COLORS: Assorted.

Koosh Switch (Model 883)

The Koosh Switch, model 883, is a touch switch designed for use by children with physical, cognitive, and neurological disabilities. Touching the soft rubber loops of the Koosh Ball activates lights, music, and vibration. The unit also acts as a single switch when a switch-adapted device is connected (not included). When used as a switch, the lights and music are deactivated. POWER: Uses 2 double-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 2.5 x 8.5 x 5.25 inches.

Krazy Drinking Straws

Krazy Drinking Straws are designed for use by children with oral motor disabilities. Available in sets of four heart straws or four happy straws (each set sold separately), these plastic straws are molded with the shape integral to the straw to encourage use and aid in developing oral motor control. OPTIONS: A set of eight connector straws is available.

Krinkles Family Set

The Krinkles Family Set is a tactile building blocks set designed for use by children with fine motor, cognitive, and visual disabilities. These plastic blocks have "bristles" on every surface, enabling them to be connected in any position by lightly pressing them together. This 85-piece set includes four family-member characters, a dog, and a plastic carrying case.

Kurzweil 3000 For Windows

Kurzweil 3000 for Windows is an optical character recognition (OCR) and test program with voice output designed for use by individuals with dyslexia and other learning disabilities. This OCR software scans documents and reads scanned or electronic text aloud using synthetic speech. Documents are shown on screen with words highlighted as they are spoken. This combined auditory and visual presentation of information helps increase reading accuracy, speed, and comprehension for struggling readers.

Lace & Link (Models Lr-2318, Lr-231, & Lr-2320)

Lace & Link is a tactile alphabet puzzle designed to encourage sequencing knowledge while teaching matching and sorting for individuals who have physical, visual or cognitive disabilities. The crepe rubber letters with frames link only to the next succeeding letter, or uppercase to lowercase of the same letter. The washable letters can also be placed on the floor, as a jumping or stepping game. The textured, hole-punched letters can be recognized by feel, or laced to reinforce letter shape

Lacing Apple Tree

The Lacing Apple Tree is an eye hand cordination activity designed for use by children with fine motor or neurological disabilities or cerebral palsy. The surface of the branch/leaves area of the wooden tree is covered with holes through which children can thread the included laces to create designs and patterns. DIMENSIONS: 4.75 x 4.75 x 6.75 inches. COLOR: Natural trunk with green top and laces in assorted colors.

Lacing Blocks (Model Pc 8186)

The Lacing Blocks, model PC 8186, are lacing boards designed to teach lacing and threading skills to children and adults with physical, neurological, or cognitive disabilities. The set includes a base with built-up grooved brackets to hold the blocks upright and allow lacing from both sides; seven interchangeable lacing blocks; 10 laces; and two different sized double-doweled rod laces. The laces vary in thickness to correspond to hole sizes. The base is equipped with non-skid pads and provides

Lacing Fox

The Lacing Fox is an eye hand cordination activity designed for use by children with fine motor or neurological disabilities or cerebral palsy. The surface of the tail of this wooden fox is covered with holes through which children can thread the included laces to create designs and patterns. DIMENSIONS: 5 x 0.5 x 2.25 inches. COLOR: Natural or red with laces in assorted colors.

Lacing Hedgehog

The Lacing Hedgehog is an eye hand cordination activity designed for use by children with fine motor or neurological disabilities or cerebral palsy. The surface of this wooden animal is covered with holes through which children can thread the included laces to create designs and patterns. DIMENSIONS: 4.25 x 0.5 x 3 inches. COLOR: Natural or blue with laces in assorted colors.

Lacing Ladybug

The Lacing Ladybug is an eye hand cordination activity designed for use by children with fine motor or neurological disabilities or cerebral palsy. The surface of this wooden ladybug-shaped toy is covered with holes through which children can thread the included laces to create designs and patterns. DIMENSIONS: 4.25 x 0.5 x 3.5 inches. COLOR: Natural or red with laces in assorted colors.

Lacing Puppets

Lacing Puppets are an eye hand coordination activity designed for use with children with fine motor disabilities. Each kit includes pre-cut felt body pieces, yarn, plastic needles, and felt remnant pieces for decorating. Children sew/lace the pieces together and decorate them. The finished items can be used as hand puppets. Available kits (sold separately) include Lace-A-Pet (three animal puppets), Lace-A-Saurus (three dinosaur puppets), and Lace-A-Puppet (six people puppets).

Lacing Shapes

Lacing Shapes are an eye hand coordination activity designed for use by individuals with fine motor and eye hand coordination activities. This set includes nine shiny chipboard shapes hole-punched for lacing and nine laces.

Lacing Shoe

The Lacing Shoe is a hand eye coordination activity designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. This high-top wooden shoe teaches lacing and tying skills and includes three wooden figures to be placed in the top of the shoe to slide down the built-in slide. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 10 x 3 x7 inches.

Lacing Shoe

The Lacing Shoe is an eye hand cordination activity designed for use by children with fine motor or neurological disabilities or cerebral palsy. The surface of this wooden shoe is covered with holes through which children can thread the included laces to create designs and patterns. DIMENSIONS: 5 x 2.5 x 6 inches. COLOR: Natural with red and blue laces or red with yellow and blue laces.

Ladder Back Chair (Peto Type Chair).

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Lady Bug Switch (Model 729)

The Lady Bug Switch, model 729, is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. The slightest touch rewards the user with a choice of lights, vibration and/or music. This item has a special control which allows the user to select any or all of the rewards while activating a connected device. POWER: Uses two double-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 9 x 6.25 x 4 inches.

Ladybug Corner Chair

The Ladybug Corner Chair is a corner seat designed for use by children three years old and under with neurological or mobility disabilities. This chair facilitates upright sitting and head control, offers support for straight-backed sitting, and helps protract the shoulders so that arms can come forward to function in midline. The seat back adjusts forward or backward along the seat base to enable the children to sit either in a long-leg or in a conventional sitting position. In addition, the se

Ladybug Pop-Top

The Ladybug Pop-Top is a touched activated toy designed to introduce children age one year and older with cognitive or physical disabilities to cause and effect concepts. The toy is activated by lightly pressing the Ladybug’s head which sends the colorful balls bouncing with a fun popping sound. This action lasts only a short time, which motivates the child to activate the toy again and again. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 7 x 6 inches.er

Lamaaze Soft Sorter

The Lamaze Soft Sorter is an eye hand coordination and visual stimulation activity designed for use by children ages six month and above with cognitive, perceptual, vision, hearing, or neurological disabilities. The machine-washable set consists of a soft cube with openings in each surface and large, soft textured shapes. The shapes and the sorter are flexible, eliminating the need for precision in placing the shapes and the shapes can be held in a variety of grasps. The shapes each make a soun

Lamaze Clutch Cube

The Lamaze Clutch Cube is a visual stimulation activity toy designed for infants and young children with upper extremity, visual, or cognitive disabilities. This soft cube features a different black-and-white geometric pattern (dots, concentric circles, etc.) or a simple design (such as a butterfly) on a colored background. Four large, soft loop handles, each with a jingle bell inside, are attached to the cube.

Lamaze Flip-Flop Activity Blocks

Lamaze Flip-Flop Activity Blocks are a visual stimulation activity for infants with cognitive or visual disabilities. This set of four connected foam cubes can be flipped and flopped into a variety of configurations and each surface features a different pattern or design. One surface features an unbreakable mirror and another features a photo slot to allow insertion of a personal picture. DIMENSIONS: Each block is 3.5 inches square.

Lamaze Sights & Sounds Mobile

The Lamaze Sights & Sounds Mobile is a visual stimulation activity designed for infants eith visual and cognitive disabilities. This musical mobile features round disks with interchangeable pattern cards to grow with the child. One set features black-and-white geometric patterns and the other includes simple, large depictions (ladybug, sun, moon, etc.) on colorful backgrounds. One card with an opening allows insertion of a personal photograph.

Lamaze Cribside Graphic Panels

Lamaze Cribside Graphic Panels are a visual stimulation activity designed for infants with visual or cognitive disabilities. This set of six soft connected panels ties to the rails of the crib. One side features six different black-and-white geometric patterns (checkerboard, triangles, large dots, etc.) and the reverse offers black and white pictures, such as a man's face), or colorful patternss and designs, such as a sunburst with a mirror in the center. These panels are machine washable.

Lamaze First Mirror

The Lamaze First Mirror is a visual stimulation activity designed for use by infants with visual or cognitive disabilities. This unit consists of a three-dimensional, triangular, cloth-covered foam wedge with a mirror on one surface. The mirror can be removed to enable the wedge to be used for positioning. COLOR: Each surface features a different black-and-white geometric pattern or solid color.

Lamaze Grip & Grab Rattle

The Grip & Grab Rattle is designed for infants with limited grasping ability. This large plastic rattle is congigures as a large ring with a cross in the center, creating lage openings for grabbing. Plastic bubbles at each end of the arms of the cross contain small balls to create the rattling sound and the bubbles divide the ring into sections. Each section is a ridged tube of a different color.

Lamaze Ladybug Wrist Rattle & Lamaze Butterfly Wrist Rattle

The Lamaze Ladybug Wrist Rattle and the Lamaze Butterflay Wrist Wrattle are designed for use by infants with upper extremity disabilities or limited grasping ability. These rattles feature a large rattling ladybug or butterfly attached to a wristband with hook-and-loop closure.

Lamaze Lullaby Ellie

The Lamaze Lullaby Ellie is a perceptual training activity designed for young chhildren with cognitive, neurological, or visual disabilities. This soft toy consists of a larger elephant holding a baby elephant in its trunk. Velcro straps attach the toy to cribs, changing tables, strollers, etc. Pulling on the larger-elephant's trunk starts a lullaby. COLOR: The large elephant is blue with pink ears, a black-and-white striped trunk, and black-and-white polka dot feet. The small elephant is purple

Lamaze Stroll & Go Hippo

The Lamaze Stroll & Go Hippo is a visual stimulation activity designed for use by infants with visual, neurological, or cognitive disabilities. Designed to attach to a stroller or to a crib, this three-section hippo has a squeaker in its nose, a soft cube mid section with a variety of patterns and a baby-safe mirror, and a round back section that crinkles when squeezed. Between the center and rear section is a colorful, spinning rattle. Jingle bells are in the hippo's feet. COLOR: The hippo'

Language Builder Occupation Picture Cards

The Language Builder Occupation Picture Cards are symbolic language pictures designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. This set of 115 functional photo cards shows 61 up-to-date occupational images using both men and women. In addition to assisting with communication, the cards can be used to teach occupational labels, community helpers, gender labels, pronouns, and storytelling. DIMENSIONS: Each card is 3 x 5 inches.

Language Builder Picture Cards

Language Builder Picture Cards is a photo card set designed to teach basic language skills to children with developmental and communication disabilities. The set focuses on such concepts as receptive language, expressive language, matching identical items, and sorting. These cards can also be used to teach advanced concepts such as adjectives, function, and storytelling. Each 350-card set includes photographic picture cards in six categories (animals, foods, vehicles, clothing, furniture, and to

Language Facilitator Device (Models 3057 & 3058)

The Language Facilitator Device is a speech teaching device designed for use by individuals with speech or communication disabilities. Model 3057 is a four-message communicator with up to 30 seconds of time in each square for a total of 120 seconds of recording time. Model 3058 has 12 levels with six seconds of recording time per message, for a total of 300 seconds. To use, users select a message or sound to hear, and then watch themselves pronounce the word or sounds in the mirror while lights

Language Master (Portable, Desktop, And Deluxe Desktop Models)

The Language Master is a language tutorial program designed for use with individuals with learning and other cognitive disabilities. These audio card readers are designed to allow students to work at their own pace to acquire reading and language skills through interactive learning. These devices use pre-recorded audio cards with magnetic tape along the bottom edge or those created by the teacher. Students listen to the cards, look at the corresponding pictures, and record their responses on the

Languagelinks: Syntax Assessment And Intervention

LanguageLinks is a language tutorial and assessment evaluation test designed for use with children in grades Kindergarten through eight with autism, developmental disabilities, language-learning disabilities, low vision, or hearing disabilities. This program offers a comprehensive, research-based approach to syntax assessment and intervention. It is a six-level series which takes children from the early two-word stage through mastery of more than 75 grammatical forms. LanguageLinks features Opt

Laptop Activity Center

The Laptop Activity Center is an easel and activity board designed to enable children with a variety of disabilities to engage in play activities while in bed or from a wheelchair or while on the floor in a floor sitter or corner chair. The unit features an easel-style frame with four interchangeable play options: a bead and wire maze; a magnetic board with magnetic letters, a clipboard; and a grid with snap-on building blocks. The birch frame has slots to enable the play surfaces to be easily c

Large Abacus (Model 1-03170-00)

The Large Abacus, model 1-03170-00, is an abacus designed for use by children who are blind or have low vision and fine motor disabilities. It is a 13-rod soroban abacus with large beads that can be used by those who lack fine motor skills. Both frame and beads are made of high impact plastic. DIMENSIONS (LxW): The frame measures 8.25 by 4.5 inches. Beads are approximately 7/15 inch in diameter.

Large Animal Markers

The Large Animal Markers are easy grasp marker pens designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. These markers are washable and easy to hold and the animal heads serve as the caps. The round bodies and tapered shape are useful for opening the web space of the hand and using the palmar arches. These markers are available in a farm animal set, a dinosaur set, and a jungle set. Each set includes six markers.

Large Balance Square

The Large Balance Square is a balance training device designed for use with individuals with balance or neurological disabilities. This device can be used for balance activities while sitting, kneeling, or standing. Designed so that fingers cannot be pinched while rocking, the device is made of birch plywood with a screened, no-slip finished top. DIMENSIONS(HxLxW): 5 x 18 x 18 inches. COLOR: Natural wood.

Large Farm Jumbo Knob Puzzle

The Large Farm Jumbo Knob Puzzle is a large knobbed, wood puzzle designed for use by children with fine motor, grasping, neurological, or upper extremity disabilities. Seven farm animals and a farmer stand out against a big barn. The extra-thick wooden puzzle includes eight pieces with jumbo wooden knobs for easy grasping. Full-color, matching pictures appear underneath each piece. This puzzle encourages eye-hand, fine motor, and visual perception skills. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 15,5 x 12 x 1.5 inch

Large Floor Tiles

The Large Floor Tiles are large geometric shapes designed for use by individuals with mobility, neurological, and balance disabilities. These washable soft, interlocking tiles can be used for a variety of visual/perceptual and perceptual/cognitive disabilities. These tiles are available in a set of five plain and five puzzle tiles, a set of lowercase letters with removable centers, and a set of uppercase letters with removable centers. DIMENSIONS: Each tile is 12 x 12 inches.

Large Keys Keyboard - Bigkeys Lx In White

The Large Keys Keyboard - BigKeys LX in White is a modified computer keyboard designed for use by children and adults with manual dexterity disabilities or low vision. This standard-size keyboard features 1-inch-square keys and the complete 97-character keyset with large keys and bold keytop labels. Key order can be configured as standard QWERTY or ABC order. The "No Run-On" feature sends only one keystroke to the computer per key depression, preventing multiple keystrokes if the key is held dow

Large Lacing Tiles

Large Lacing Tiles are an eye hand coordination activity designed for use by individuals with fine motor and eye hand coordination activities. Thes large crepe foam shapes come in a circle, a square, and a triangle with large holes around the perimeter for lacing. The large size and rubbery consistency facilitates holding. The set includes one of each shape and three laces in a resealable storage bag.

Large Rifton Activity Chair

The Large Rifton Activity Chair Standard is a positioning chair designed for children with neurological and physical disability for use in the classroom and at home. It enables children to learn functional sitting skills while they participate in activities. The Rifton Activity Chair does not require any additional tools to make adjustments. Parents and caregivers can make adjustments with the child in the chair. OPTIONS: Spring Option - This allows the child to have user-initiated movement. It

Large Shapes Jumbo Knob Puzzle

The Large Shapes Jumbo Knob Puzzle is a large knobbed, wood puzzle designed for use by children with fine motor, grasping, neurological, or upper extremity disabilities. This eight-piece puzzle teaches eight basic shapes (triangle, square, circle, oval, diamond, pentagon, octagon, and rectangle). The name of the shape is printed on each piece. The extra-thick wooden puzzle includes jumbo wooden knobs on each piece for easy grasping. Full-color, matching pictures appear underneath each piece. Thi

Large Touch Pad (Model 3Tstl)

The Large Touch Pad, model 3TSTL, is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. Pressing anywhere on the large top surface of this switch activates a connected switch-adapted toy or appliance. DIMENSIONS: 14 x 5.5 x 4 inches.

Laser Pc6 With Text-To-Speech Option

The Laser PC6 with Text-to-Speech Option is a portable word processor designed for use by children or adults with vision, reading, or communication disabilities. This one-piece unit features a full-sized keyboard and a liquid crystal display (LCD). The text-to-speech cartridge ($50) plugs into the expansion slot in the back of the unit; the user then plugs in the headphones (included), adjusts the volume, and selects the text-to-speech option from the main menu to hear word-processing files, the

Lateral Extension Bracket

The Lateral Extension Bracket is torso support hardware designed for individuals with neurological or severe physical disabilities or cerebral palsy. The bracket expands the range in which seating supports can be adjusted laterally. The unit is attached at the end of the adjustment slot of the existing trunk lateral brackets and provides almost 3 extra inches of width adjustment for growing children and other individuals who need extra expansion of their seating system. This bracket bolts to mo

Lateral Rocking Horse

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide balance practice for children with balance and neurological disabilities. Built of plywood, this rocker has a seat with a footrest, a front safety bar, and horse-shaped sides. The unit is mounted on lateral rockers that rotate approximately 25 degrees from vertical on either side. TITLE: Happy Seating. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Volume 27, Number 3, October 2007: p. 9-11. PAGES: 4. (including cover).

Laugh And Learn Puppy (Model 8034)

The Laugh and Learn Puppy, model 8034, is a touch-activated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity, cognitive, or severe physical disabilties. This puppy combines learning with musical play. It teaches body parts, colors, and the alphabet using fun phrases and songs that are activated by pressing the touch picture pad in front. POWER: Uses 3 double-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxWxL): 13 x 9.5 x 15 inches.

Lawn Compass

DO IT YOURSELF PURPOSE: To provide outdoor directional training for individuals who are blind or who have low vision. The device consists of two square frames, one placed horizontally through the center of the other, causing the two top boards to form an "x." The squares are attached at the top and the bottom with large diameter carriage bolts and wing nuts, which enables the unit to fold for portability. The vertical pieces are made of 2 x 4s and the horizontal pieces are made of 1 x 4s. Trian

Lazy Squirrel Standing Frame With Headrest

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted Lazy Squirrel Standing Frame with a headrest for a child with lissencephaly. Lissencephaly is a rare brain malformation that results in the child being unable to stand or hold himself upright. As a result of this condition, the child spent a lot of time sitting or lying down. The child needed a headrest to cradle his head while he stands in the frame. Two TAD volunteers worked on an adapted design based on the original La

Leaf Switch (Model 730, 730-8)

The Leaf Switch, models 730 and 730-8, is a lever switch designed to develop grasping skills for individuals with physical disabilities. It consists of a vinyl covered flexible spring, which when bent slightly in either direction will activate any adapted toy that it is hooked up to. The deflection angle should not exceed 45 degrees. It comes with the standard 0.25 inch jack and plug and can be ordered with a 1/8 inch jack and plug.

Leap Into Math Activity Set

The Leap into Math Activity Set is a math skills training system designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. The set assists with early counting, sorting and matching, and addition and subtraction skills. The set includes 48 counters in the shape of frogs and 12 double-sided activity cards. Information on four species of frogs and their habitats are also included. OPTIONS: An extra set of 72 frog counters is available. COLOR: The counters come in six colors.

Leapfrog's Phonics 500

LeapFrog's Phonics 500 is an interactive educational toy designed for use by children between the ages of four and seven years of age with cognitive or learning disabilities. This talking unit teaches the alphabet, phonics, spelling, and rhyming and features six different games for one or two players. During the games two frog racers on the track on top of the unit, Mario Frogetti and A.J. Rivet, race to the finish line. Special visual effects on the unit's liquid crystal display (LCD) screen an

Leaps And Bounds - Switch Access

Leaps and Bounds - Switch Access is a switch-adapted pre-reading tutorial program designed for use by children with cerebral palsy or fine motor, neurological, or upper extremity disabilities. Combining the most switch friendly activities from the Leaps and Bounds series (see separate entries), this program provides scanning and step switch accessability as well as mouse and keyboard access. This program uses bright and colorful characters to stimulate the imagination of young learners and encou

Leaps And Bounds 1

Leaps and Bounds 1 is a pre-reading tutorial program designed for use by pre-school children with learning disabilities. Colorful characters in six text-free activities help stimulate imagination and develop pre-reading skills. Children improve hand-eye coordination as they manipulate the mouse and target items as they pop up in surprising places. Left-to-right tracking prepares children for beginning reading. Stimulating movements and sounds aid in improving auditory and visual discrimination.

Leaps And Bounds 2

Leaps and Bounds 2 is a pre-reading tutorial program designed for use by pre-school children with learning disabilities. Colorful characters use dancing, buble-blowing, and other antics in six text-free activities to help develop pre-reading skills. Children improve hand-eye coordination as they manipulate the mouse and target items as they pop up in surprising places. Left-to-right tracking prepares children for beginning reading. Stimulating movements and sounds aid in improving auditory and v

Leaps And Bounds 3

Leaps and Bounds 3 is a pre-reading tutorial program designed for use by pre-school children with learning disabilities. Colorful elephants carrying whimsical characters on their heads lead children into six activities with opportunities for experimentation, problem solving, language development, fine motor skill development, sound discrimination, and more. Children experiment with an on-screen machine to figure out how to make sausages and then squeeze them into a hungry monster's dish. The Mak

Leapstart Learning Gym

The LeapStart Learning Gym is a visual stimulation training activity designed for use by infants and children with low vision or cognitive disabilities. This two-stage gym features music, lights, foreign language sounds, and spoken words. Hands-on activities help develop fine motor skills and encourage the child to bat, reach and explore. As the baby grows, the gym transforms from infant lie-down play to sitting play. For the lie-down infant, the gym is a multi-sensory learning experience, with

Learn & Groove Animal Sounds Guitar (Model 1658)

The Learn & Groove Animal Sounds Guitar, model 1658, is an educational toy designed for use by children with cognitive, severe physical, or upper extremity disabilities. This bilingual (English and Spanish) learning guitar is mounted in a special angled base for easier use. The unit explores numbers and animal sounds and plays fun music and different silly sound effects. POWER: Uses 3 double-A batteries, DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 16.5 x 10 x 3.5 inches.

Learn Keys: Verbal Keyboard Feedback (Models D-03410-00 & D-03410-Ed)

Learn Keys: Verbal Keyboard Feedback is a voice output keystroke announcement program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This software provides human speech output for a variety of keyboard types via the computer's sound card and speakers. It can speak any key name and display the name on screen, and it can do this while other programs are running. The software comes with on-line help, documentation on CD-ROM, and quick start instructions in braille and large prin

Learn More About Math

Learn More About Math is a math tutorial program designed for use by children with learning disabilities or children with upper extremity disabilities and fine motor disabilities who use switch input. The program has six activities that reinforce essential early math skills and concepts. In these activities, students count to nine; count animated creatures; complete a sequence of numbers; play a memory game using numerals; practice analog and digital time telling; and practice addition and subtr

Learn More Thru Games

Learn More Thru Games is a single control switch game program library designed for use by children with learning disabilities or cognitive disabilities and children with upper extremity disabilities or fine motor disabilities who use switch input. It includes four games on one CD: Coloring Books, Jigsaw Puzzles, Memory Games, and Building Blocks. Each program includes images and sounds to which users can add. For example, teachers can turn digitized pictures of students and their surroundings in

Learn N' Dress Pooh

Learn N' Dress Pooh is an educational toy designed for use with children with cognitive and fine motor disabilities. Dressed in a colorful rain outfit, Pooh helps children learn colors as they help him identify the colors in his outfit when they sqeeze one hand. When they squeeze the other hand, children learn the basics of dressing by buttoning pockets, zipping the jacket, and tying and buckling boots. When Pooh's nose is pressed, he asks the child to count from one to ten with him.

Learn To Dress Monkey

The Learn to Dress Monkey is a dressing activity designed for use by children with fine motor, upper extremity, or cognitive disabilities. This plush monkey features removable socks, sneakers, a t-shirt, and denim overalls for on/off dressing practice. Dressing activities include lacing up the colorful sneakers, buttoning pockets, snapping straps, and zipping another pocket. The toy offers practice 11 different dressing skills. DIMENSIONS: 22 inches long.

Learn With Me Laptop Computer

The Learn with Me Laptop Computer is an educational toy designed for use by children ages three years of age and up with cognitive, neurological, or fine motor disabilities. This unit features Barbie teaching leters, animals,seasons, an numbers interactively. Features include working keys, a mouse that is used to answer yes/no and true/false questions, and positive phrases and fun melodies that reward correct responses. The screen imitates a classroom blackboard and includes Barbie sitting at a

Learning About The Neighborhood (Ln)

Learning About the Neighborhood is a personal skills tutorial program designed for use by parents and teachers working with pre-school children with mental, physical, or sensory disabilities. This series of five duplicatable books, five duplicatable CD-ROMs and five online lessons can be used by parents and teachers to instruct children to explore and understand the world around them. Available as a set, titles include: Furniture; Communication; Transportation; Clothing; and Food. A trainer’s gu

Learning Baby Tad (Model 8030)

Learning Baby Tad, model 8030, is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. When a connected capability switch (not included)is activated, the toy can access more than ten messages and lively songs that introduce the child to the alphabet, counting, body parts, and music movement. COLOR: Green. POWER: Uses 3 triple-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 11 x 6 x 9.5 inches.

Learning Band Walker

The Learning Band Walker is a toy and motor planning activity designed for use by young children with walking, balance, vision, or cognitive disabilities. When the child pushes the walker, the drum in the center spins and colorful organ pipes move up and down in time to a marching band version of the "ABC" song. Switching to music mode plays a fun walk-along song that encourages walking.This walker can also be converted into a floor or table top learning center for a two-in-one learning experie

Learning Chair

The Learning Chair is a vibrotactile amplification system designed for use with children or adults with cognitive, neurological, or emotional disabilities. Used for positioning, studying, calming, or stimulating, this beanbag-style chair is made of soft-filled heavy-duty vinyl and features an integral backrest. A built-in patented vibroacoustic speaker system provides tactile stimulation, enabling users to feel music as well as hear it for a full-body experience of sound and vibration. This devi

Learning Drum

The Learning Drum is an educational toy for teaching the alphabet and counting skills to children with cognitive or learning disabilities. As the child taps the drum, letters, numbers, and patterns flash on its top. The drum has four learning modes (ABC, 123, Interactive Song, and Follow the Beat), with three background melodies and two drum sounds. Beating the drum to music and lights stimulates the senses and develops motor skills and awareness of cause and effect. The drum has a child-size ha

Learning Lantern (Model 1463)

The Learning Lantern, model 1463, is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity, fine motor or severe physical disabilities. This musical lantern with a smiling face has been adapted with two switch jacks. Press one switch for sing-along songs and tunes and the other for sounds of the night. Children can enjoy seven sing-along songs, fun phrases, nature sounds and activities that help them learn about numbers, counting, animals, and day versus night. The Learning Lan

Learning Pillows

The Learning Pillows are multi sensory integration activities designed for children. They are designed for educational experiences. The Pillows have tactile patterns of various textures and materials stitched or embedded into the fabric. The patterns utilize contrasting tactile and visual qualities which highlight directionality and spatial organization. Every object on the pillow has a word label contained in a story or poem included with each pillow. These items and their specific placement on

Learning Sensations Alphaspinner

The Learning Sensations AlphaSpinner is a voice output spelling tutorial device designed for use by children age three years and up with visual, cognitive, or learning disabilities. This interactive spinner enables children to "dial up" letters, hear their phonetic sounds, hear an associated word, and more. Once the basics are mastered, children can move to the next level and learn spelling. Users can quiz themselves or simply enjoy learning letters with sounds and music.

Learning Sensations Numberspinner

The Learning Sensations NumberSpinner is a math skills game designed for use by children age three years and up with visual, cognitive, or learning disabilities. This interactive spinner incorporates three learning modes that help children recognize how numbers look and sound, learn to count, and learn number sequencing. When children are ready to progress, a button switches the learning mode to simple addition and subtraction. Music and sound add to the fun.

Learning Sensations Play With Letters Desk

Learning Sensations Play with Letters Desk is a tactile discrimination training and sensory integration activity designed for use by children with visual, cognitive, and neurological disabilities. This preschool desk incorporates touch, sight, and sound to teach the alphabet, phonics, spelling, rhyming, and introductory reading skills. It features a rectangular desktop with storage space for 26 textured and Braille-labeled letters, a carrying handle, a writing surface, dry eraser, spelling and p

Learning Skills And Study Strategies - Special Edition Revised

Learning Skills and Study Strategies - Special Edition Revised is an academic tutorial program designed for use by students with learning disabilities, attention deficit disorder, or cognitive disabilities. This system consists of a study skills assessment program on CD-ROM and a reproducible activity book that provides activities for teaching the skills and strategies assessed. The Assessment CD-ROM identifies instructional needs and generates a diagnostic profile, a narrative report, and an in

Learning To Tell Time

Learning to Tell Time is a time skills tutorial designed to teach children with physical or cognitive disabilities to tell time and understand time concepts. Basic Clocks requires the students to match one-hour intervals on standard anlog and digital clock faces. Advanced Clocks requires matching of half-hour intervals with digital and analog clock faces. Exploring Time includes exercises to determine whether it is a.m. or p.m. or to determine what time it is by matching the time with familiar a

Learning Wrap-Ups

Learning Wrap-Ups are alphabet and math skills games designed for use with children with fine motor, neurological, and cognitive disabilities. Each set (sold separately), includes 10 boards with notches running the length of each side. Adjacent to each notch, is a letter or number and the user draws a string from one notch to another and wraps the string around the appropriately corresponding notch to solve a problem. Sets include the alphabet, addition, subtraction, and multiplication. The alph

Learningboard

The LearningBoard is a modified keyboard designed for use by individuals with learning or cognitive disabilities. Consonants, vowels, punctuation marks, numbers, and computer function keys each have their own vivid color to help users understand their different roles in reading and language. Layout and key selection are the same as that on standard keyboards. COMPATIBILITY: For use with IBM and compatible computers with a standard P/S2 connection. COLOR: Key are color-coded for function and lett

Leather Craft Kits

The Leather Craft Kits are eye hand coordination activities designed for us eby individuals with fine motor disabilities. Each kit (sold separately) includes leather pieces pre-punched with holes for lacing, necessary metal parts, plactic lacing, and instructions. Available kits include a pen and pencil case, wrist purse, comb holder with comb, change purse, and picture frame.

Leckey Advance Bath Chair

The Leckey Advance Bath Chair is a child bath seat designed for use by children with mobility and neurological disabilities. This chair supports the child in a sitting or reclining position at a height convenient for bathing with no obstructions for the caregiver. The seat features a lightweight, stainless steel frame, adjustable legs, a removable mesh cover, articulating back and leg supports, head support, and Velcro-adjustable hip and chest belts. The chair is available in four sizes to accom

Leckey Easy Seat

The Leckey Easy Seat is a youth positioning chair designed for use with children with mobility and neurological disabilities. Designed to provide users with a variety of customized seating options, this seat allows for seat depth, leg height, armrest height, and backrest angle adjustment. Since the legs are independently height adjustable, the seat can also be tilted in space. Other features include an adjustable headrest, a height- and angle-adjustable tray with a molded rim to prevent objects

Leckey Freestander

The Leckey Freestander is a standing aid designed for use by children with mobility and neurological disabilities. This stander permits vertical positioning and features an extra-wide rear frame for wheelchair transfers, four locking swivel casters, a low base board, and multi-adjustable supports to provide positioning of the chest, hips, knees, and feet. A pelvic band combined with a pelvic plate also provides additional hip support, and the footplates are independently height- and angle-adjust

Leckey Pronestander

The Leckey Pronestander is a standing aid designed for use by children and adults with mobility disabilities. This stander permits prone positioning. Standard features include a multi-position chestplate and flexible lateral supports that allow for growth, finite positioning, and trunk control; a pelvic band that encourages mid-line symmetry and weight distribution; height- and laterally-adjustable knee blocks; curved rigid hip supports; and a height- and angle-adjustable tray with a molded rim

Leckey Shower Chair

The Leckey Shower Chair is a caster shower chair designed for use with children with physical disabilities. SEAT: Sling seat with two body straps, two body positioning wedges, and a pommel. UPHOLSTERY: Washable fabric upholstery. CASTERS: Four swivel casters. SIZES: Three sizes. DIMENSIONS (WxLxH): Size 1 is 14 x 35 x 37 inches, size 2 is 16 x 41 x 37 inches, and size 3 is 16 x 52 x 37 inches. CAPACITY: 110 pounds.

Leckey Squiggle Ess-Early Sitting System

The Leckey Squiggles Early Sitting System (ESS) is a 3-in-1 sitting system designed to provide support in sitting for children up to 4 years and 40 pounds with mobility and physical disabilities. The Leckey Squiggles ESS encourages 3 different types of sitting: 1. Dynamic Sitting – providing support to the trunk that moves with user's movements (this is a side view); 2. Long Sitting – sitting with legs out straight, often used to help stretch out the hamstring muscles on the back of the legs; an

Leckey Toilet And Shower Chair

The Leckey Toilet and Shower Chair is a caster shower commode designed for use with children with severe physical disabilities. Its wide mobile base allows it to be wheeled directly over a toilet, into a shower, or to simply stand alone as a commode. If desired, the base can also be removed and the seat mounted to any standard toilet. A removable, molded plastic tray with rimmed edges on all sides is also included. SEAT: Molded plastic seat with removable commode pail, two body positioning stra

Leckey Waistcoat

The Leckey Waistcoat is a vest restraint and torso support device designed for use by people with severe physical disabilities. This vest encourages development of proper trunk and shoulder positioning. Made of a lightweight material, the vest features two sets of adjustable vertical and horizontal straps that can be secured to the back of most chairs and seating systems with Velcro fasteners.

Lego® Switches

Lego® Switches is designed for use by children with limited upper extremity strength and coordination as a result of cerebral palsy, stroke and traumatic brain injury. The slightest touch on this plate switch will activate any adapted device. Children can build their own Lego scene on the compact plate play area with the included kit. Encourages your child to reach out and activate the switch. It can be used for teaching cause and effect and to encourage active play.

Leopard Treats

Leopard Treats is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use with children with fine motor or perceptual disabilities. Designed for one to six players, this easy-to-understand game requires players to throw a die to determine how many spots they receive to place on their laminated leopard mats. The object is to cover the leopard with spots. Players pick up the spots, strengthening fine motor and grasping skills. The set includes six laminated mats, 180 playing pieces, and dice.

Lessonboard

The LessonBoard is a training keyboard designed for children and adults with cognitive or learning disabilities. This standard-size computer keyboard is color-coded by finger to show correct finger placement. This keyboard includes three months of free software. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers or Macintosh computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Windows 98SE, 2000, ME, XP, or Vista 0r MAC OS 10.1.5 or higherand a USB port (a PS/2 adapter is included for older systems). DIMENSIONS:

Let's Go Read! An Island Adventure

Let's Go Read! An Island Adventure is a vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by children with learning and other cognitive disabilities and physical disabilities. This program incorporates speech recognition software to enable students to direct computer actions using their voices. They can also listen to their own voices as they read the 12 interactive books incorporated into the program. This comprehensive program for beginning readers uses both phonics and whole language concepts, off

Let's Go Shopping I: Toys And Groceries

Let's Go Shopping I is a pre-reading tutorial program, a training system for matching/sorting/assembly, and a cognitive skills tutorial program designed to teach one to four children, ages 3 to 5 years, classification skills. The players select the appropriate items that would belong in the corresponding store, either a toy store or a grocery store. Selections are made using a single switch or a TouchWindow (see separate entry). COMPATIBILITY: For use on Apple and Macintosh computers. SYSTEM REQ

Let's Multiply

Let's Multiply is a braille multiplicatin table designed for use by children who are blind or have low vision. By moving their hands vertically and horizontally over this multiplication table, children find the multiplicand, the multiplier and the product. The table shows products up to 12 x 12. Adjacent rows and columns have contrasting colors. The table includes both braille and tactile raised numbers.

Let's Start Learning!

Let's Start Learning! is an academic tutorial program designed to provide the essentials for learning for individuals with a learning disability. This program is multisubject with five different ctivities; multisensory, encouraging children's senses both on and off the computer; and multilevel with four level changes. It helps children to build preschool skills with letters, numbers, shapes, and patterns through interactive play. The audio combined with graphics and animation encourages children

Letter Factory Game

The Letter Factory Game is a board game designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities ages three and above. It has a "grow-with-me" format that makes the Letter Factory Game two games: a color and letter matching game for younger players, and for older children it turns into a race around the board to find letters by their sounds, teaching letter sound association. Crazy phonics songs, wacky Professor Quigley's voice and silly letter sounds make this a game one where no re

Letter Perfect

Letter Perfect is a language training system designed for use by children with cognitive and learning disabilities. To use the system, a clear plastic grid is placed over one of the colorful pattern cards and then letter tiles are placed on the grid to match the words underneath. The set includes 89 letter tiles, eight picture pattern cards, a blank card for customized lessons, the grid, and instructions.

Levo Kid

The LEVO Kid is a manual stand up wheelchair designed for use by children ages 18 months through 10 years of age with mobility disabilities. FRAME (WxLxH): Stand up frame in a standard choice of yellow or red. Additional colors are available as extra cost options, as are anti-tips and stroller handles. The chair is 19.3 or 21.2 x 24 x 21.6 inches. SEAT (WxHxD): 11.8 or 13.8 x 13 or 17.3 inches x 9.5 to 11.8 inches. The seat can accommodate a variety of seating systems and the seat depth is adjus

Li'l Bell Shell & Defender Helmet (Model 2230, 2231, 2232, 2233)

An activity helmet, models 2230, 2231, 2232, and 2233, is a protective light weight helmet for children and adults who have equilibrium or coordination problems. It is made of lightweight, protective materials and can help reduce the risk of injury during play or therapy session. Adjustable chin strap and velcro backed pads allow adjustable sizing. SIZES: Child and Adult small, medium and large. GUARANTEE: One full year from purchase date.

Li'l Excelerator Handcycle

The Li'l Excelerator Handcycle is a hand propelled cycle for younger riders with mobility or lower extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. Designed for children aged five to fifteen or small adults and 48 to 62 inches tall, this lightweight, three-wheeled cycle has a 7-speed hub with reverse braking, enabling the user's hands to remain on the cranks. And, with fully adjustable chain tension idler, there is no need to add or remove chain links with crank height adjustments. The cycle's upri

Liberty Crib

The Little Miss Liberty Crib is a circle bed designed to promote infant safety and provide an unrestricted view for the developing child. The crib offers easier child access to parents and eliminates the dangers of sharp corners found on standard cribs. Wood buttons are included to cover hardware. OPTIONS: Sheet set, watterproof pad, and mattress pad. DIMENSIONS: The crib is 45 inches in diameter and fits under any 8-foot ceiling. COLOR: Standard crib finishes include matte white, matte ivory, a

Libre

The Libre is a manual wheelchair designed for use by children or adults with mobility disabilities. FRAME: Lightweight frame in a choice of folding or rigid styles and long or standard configurations. Anti-tip tubes and short push handles are standard. Medium or tall push handles are available at no charge and adjustable clamps and push handle extensions are extra cost options. The frames accommodate growth and are available in a choice of frame widths from 10 to 18 inches wide in one inch incr

Libre Tilt

The Libre Tilt is a manual tilt in space wheelchair designed for use by children or adults with mobility disabilities. FRAME: Lightweight frame in a choice of folding or rigid styles and long or standard configurations. Anti-tip tubes and short push handles are standard. Medium or tall push handles are available at no charge and adjustable clamps and push handle extensions are extra cost options. The frames accommodate growth and are available in a choice of frame widths from 10 to 18 inches wi

Lifebreath Switch (Model 1062)

The LifeBreath Switch, model 1062, is a pneumatic switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity and other physical disabilities. Gently blowing into the switch activates attached external devices. The switch is attached to a gooseneck with a universal clamp. This switch operates in latch, momentary, or timer mode. The timer adjusts from zero to two minutes. POWER: Uses nine-volt direct current. DIMENSIONS: The gooseneck is 19 inches long.

Lifestand Lsc

The LifeStand Compact (LSC) is a powered stand up wheelchair designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This powered chair has both motorized propulsion and motorized standing. The user can move from a seated to a standing position with power assistance, and can drive the unit and move about in either a seated or standing position. FRAME (HxLxW sitting): 100 or 110 x 98 or 110 x 67 centimeters. Rigid frame with push handles

Lifestand Lse

The LifeStand LSE is a stand up wheelchair designed for use by children and adults with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. This mobile standing frame consists of a manually propelled wheelchair with a power stand-up unit. When the chair is in standing position, the user's chest, knees, and ankles are supported in a straight line. FRAME (LxWxH sitting): 109 x 59, 63, 67 or 72 x 86, 98 or 100 centimeters. The length when standing is 104 centimeters. Anti

Light Bulb And Switch (Model 201)

The Light Bulb and Switch, model 201, is a specially adapted toy that can be used as an Activities for Daily Living trainer for individuals with physical, sensory or cognitive disabilities. The bulb, mounted on a bright red base with 4 suction cup feet, lights when the switch is turned on.

Light Up City Bus

Light Up City Bus is designed for children with cognitive and limited coordination and strength in their upper and lower extremities as a result of cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy and stroke. Users can use a switch to activate the City Bus while it bumps and moves. The colorful LEDs light up and plays upbeat music.

Lighted Musical Box Plate Switch & Musical Box Plate Switch (Models 740, 740-8, 770, 770-8)

The Lighted Musical Plate Switch is a touch switch designed to teach cause and effect relationships for individuals with physical, sensory or cognitive disabilities. The switch is a bright yellow plate , that when pressed causes tiny lights to flash in sync with sounds from a built in music box. It can be used alone or as an external switch when connected to a toy. The Music Box Plate Switch is similar but without the lights.

Lighted Musical Butterfly

The Lighted Musical Butterfly is a battery operated toy designed for use by children with cognitive or sensory disabilities. This butterfly is mounted on a colorful textured carousel. Once the child spins the vibrating carousel, he or she can listen to six soothing songs and watch the butterfly light up. This toy provides a tactile, visual and auditory experience for the child. POWER: Requires 4 AAA and 2 AA batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 7 x 10.5 x 10.5 inches. COLOR: The butterfly is purple.

Lighted Peg Board.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: When this toy is used in a slightly darkened room, the three holes are lit. When a clear plastic peg is placed in one of the holes, the end appears to light up. The pegs are large and easy to hold and they slide easily into the holes. Pegboard is made of small sturdy box about 6 inches long and 4 inches wide and tall, small scrap of plexiglass sheet cut 2 inches longer than box, 12 inches of plexiglass dowel, three 1 inch sections of plastic tubing, pl

Lighted Plate Switch (Model 750, 750-8)

The Lighted Plate Switch, model 750 and 750-8, is a touch switch designed for persons with hearing and mild visual disabilities. Activation of the switch is achieved by applying light pressure on the plate. Activation is indicated when the face of the plate glows with a bright white light.

Lighted Sensory Plate Switch (Model 886)

Lighted Sensory Plate Switch, model 886, is a sensory integration activity designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities. This unit has bead chains and an unbreakable plastic mirror, and when touched it provides stimulating feedback through lights, vibration, and music. The unit can also be used as an external switch without vibration, music, and lights when connected to a toy or device. POWER: Uses 2 C batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 3 x 11.75 x 8.5 inches.

Lighted Signal Switch (Model 956)

The Lighted Signal Switch, model 956, is a button switch and visual stimulation activity designed for use by children with cognitive, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities. When this textured signal switch is activated, a bright light shines to encourage visual attention. POWER: Uses 2 double-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxD): 4 x 6.5 inches.

Lighted Vibrating Cone (Model 6100)

The Lighted Vibrating Cone, model 6100, is a sensory integration activity and buttonswitch designed for use with children with upper extremity disabilities, cognitive, sensory, or neurological disabilities. Mounted on a conical base, touching the center of the button causes the unit to light and vibrate, providing multisensory stimulation. The unit can also activate any attached, switch-activated toy or appliance.

Lighted Vibrating Signalling Buzzer (Model 1370, 1370-8)

Lighted Vibrating Signalling Buzzer, models 1370 and 1370-8, is a switch operated toy designed to stimulate visual and auditory training for individuals with physical, cognitive or sensory disabilities. This communicator informs the user of activation with a light, a buzzer, and vibration when the switch closure is made. It comes with a standard .25 inch jack or 1/8 inch jack.

Lights & Sounds Puzzle (Model W39597)

The Lights & Sounds Puzzle is a puzzle with sounds designed for use by children with fine motor, upper extremity, or neurological disabilities. This nine-piece handcrafted puzzle is designed to teach children aged two and older cause/effect and problem solving while reinforcing the child while playing. This colorful toy ambulance puzzle is designed to light up and sound off when the proper piece is placed on the board. DIMENSION (HxL): 9 x 12 inches.

Lightweight Scooter (Models W4597 & W4789)

The Lightweight Scooters are gym scooters are scooter boards designed for use by children with mobility disabilities. All models are intended for indoor use and have non-marring swivel wheels. Models W4789 and W4597 are made of wood and have a center hole and a vinyl bumper on all edges. DIMENSIONS: 12 x 12 inches (W4789) or 16 x 16 inches (W4597). COLOR: Natural wood.

Liko Original Sling & Liko High Back Original Sling

The Liko Original Sling and the Liko Original High Level Sling are transfer lift slings designedfor use with individuals with severe physical or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. The Universal High Level sling is intended for situations in which there is difficulty achieving sufficient lifting height. Loop lengths are minimized and the sitting posture is somewhat more reclined than with the standard model. The Original Sling provides support for the entire back and has a slightly high

Link 'n' Learn Count & Measure

The Link 'N' Learn Count & Measure is a math skills training system designed for use with children with cognitive disabilities. The set includes 78 links, 22 hands-on activities, and two links games. The games and activities use playful animals to help children build counting, sorting, and measuring skills. COLOR: The links come in assorted colors.

Link 'n' Learn Math Activity Card Set

The Link 'N' Learn Math Activity Card Set is a math skills training system designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. The set assists with counting, sorting, patterning, and graphing activities. The set includes 102 links and 16 double-sided activity cards. OPTIONS: An extra set of 102 links is available. COLOR: The links come in six colors.

Link 'n' Spell Magnetic Letters And Numbers

Link 'N' Spell Magnetic Letters and Numbers are letters and numbers designed for use by children with low vision, cognitive disabilities, or low vision. The magnetic pieces fit together and link to for letter or number patterns, words, or mathematical problems. One large letter, number, or operator is printed on each piece. Sets of 50 uppercase letters, 50 lowercase letters, and 35 numbers and operations are available. COLOR: Pieces are orange, green, red, yellow, blue, or white. The letters,

Lisa Pediatric Postural Mobility System (Models 3207 & 3208)

The Lisa Pediatric Postural Mobility System is a stroller designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities. FRAME (HxLxW): Model 3207 is 13 x 41 x 11 inches when folded; model 3208 is 17 x 42 x 16 inches when folded. The frame is Saturn Blue Metallic. SEAT (LxW): Model 3207 is 10, 12, or 14 x 12 inches without upholstery and model 3208 is 12, 14, or 16 x 14 inches without upholstery. Upholstery adds two inches to width. The seat width may be reduced using

Listen And Do, Levels 1 & 2

Listen and Do, Levels 1 & 2, is an auditory training activity designed for use with children with cognitive or neurological disabilities. Each set includes activities designed to enable students to work on familiar sound recognition, discrimination between sounds, and paying attention to detail. Included are six cassettes with 24 15-minute lessons, and 12 self-checking reproducible activities. Level 1 is intended for individuals with a cognitive age of five to seven years and Level 2 is des

Listen Hear!

Listen Hear! is an auditory cause and effect training program designed for use with children with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program provides auditory stimulation by paying more than 90 sounds which can be manipulated with a variety of effects. Accessible by mouse or touch screen, the program permits sounds to be played momentarily while the mouse button is presed or in a continuous loop until stopped. Sounds can be added to the program using a microphone (not included) and th

Listen Here!

Listen Here! is an auditory stimulation activity designed for use with children with neurological, cognitive, or hearing disabilities. The program provides stimulation by playing more than 90 sounds that can be manipulated with a variety of effects, including moving from the left to the right speaker or moving in and out. Sounds can be activated momentarily when the mouse button is pressed or played in a continuous loop until stopped. Custom sounds can be added using a microphone and the Windows

Listen With Your Ears

Listen with Your Ears is a pre-reading tutorial program, perceptual training activity, and perceptual training activity for persons with visual disabilities designed to teach visual and perceptual matching to children ages 3 to 5 years. The program asks 1 or 2 players to identify an object or an action by its sound. Among the twenty-four choices are snoring, laughing, cat, dog, cow, doorbell, and fire truck. The program also includes "Listen with Your Ears," an original song. COMPATIBILITY: For

Litegait Jr. (Models Jr 150 & Jr 200)

The LiteGait Junior is a suspension ambulation aid and gait trainer designed for use by larger children with lower extremity, mobility, neurological, or walking disabilities. This unit provides supported gait training for ambulatory pediatric users, and can be used to help improve gait patterns, posture, balance, muscle strength, and overall endurance levels. The unit comes with a harness that fits girths from 17 to 33 inches (model Jr 150) or 22 to 45 inches (model Jr 200). Locking straps allow

Litegait Mx (Models Lg100Mx, Lg200Mx, & Lg300Mx)

LiteGait is a suspension ambulation aid and gait trainer with powered lift designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility, or walking disabilities or stroke. The unit has a power lift mechanism built into the supportive arms, which can be adjusted manually. The power lift provides up to 18 inches (models LG100MX and LG200MX) or 24 inches (model LG300MX) of lift to bring the user from sit to stand. The unit comes with an adjustable harness that fits girths from 17 to 33 inches (m

Literacy Pack

The Literacy Pack is a set of access and literacy items, including a keyboard interface, a voice output word processor program, and a spelling tutorial program, designed for use by individuals with cognitive, visual, and upper extremity disabilities. This package includes IntelliKeys and IntelliTalk (see separate entries) by IntelliTools and Spell-A-Word (see separate entry). COMPATIBILITY: Versions are available for use with Macintosh computers or IBM and compatible computers equipped with Wind

Literary Braille Practice Sentences (Model Brw-Fb-Us1)

Literary Braille Practice Sentences, model BRW-FB-US1, is a braille training program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This courseware package is designed to be used with the SAL Speech Assisted Learning System (see separate entry). The package contains worksheets that allow students to review and practice reading braille letters, punctuation, and contractions. The literary braille contractions are introduced sequentially, and the student is never asked to use a c

Little Mermaid

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a swimming pool floating aid for children with mobility disabilities and children who use wheelchairs. The Little Mermaid is a personal floatation device that allows children to move around in the pool independently by rotating a hand cycle. A rotary pump inside the handle pumps water up through the hole of the floor of the hose inside the tube body by using the water pressure. The water comes through the hose inside the tube body and is

Little Music Maker (Model 1443)

The Little Music Maker, model 1443, is a sensory integration activity designed to introduce children with physical, cognitive, neurological, and visual disabilities to the world of music. It features a square plastic base, three oversized keyboard keys, two oversized guitar strings, a large dial to select one of three different percussion sounds, and a disk that makes scratching sounds when twisted. Children can play three pre-programmed tunes or simply tap, strum, push, or pull any of the butto

Little People Animal Sounds Zoo

The Little People Animal Sounds Zoo is an educational toy designed for use by children age twelve months and up with neurological, fine motor, visual, or cognitive disabilities. This interactive playset includes chunky pieces for ease in grasping and pressing the animal footprints in the zoo habitat produces animal sounds. Children can help the zookeeper feed the polar bear, monkey, seal, lion, and elephant with the included "food." Removable fences open and close. The zookeeper and his truck ar

Little People Growing Smart Farmyard

The Little People Growing Smart Farmyard is an educational toy designed for use by children ages 18 months to five years of age with cognitive, neurological, or fine motor disabilities. Farmer Jed teaches animals, colors, and math skills as children learn to recognize and count animals and their corresponding sounds. The quiz mode has four levels of questioning with nearly 400 phrases that teach, question, and encourage learning. Light-up numbers and animals provide visual stimulation and seven

Little People Growing Smart Keyboard

The Little People Growing Smart Keyboard is an educational toy designed for use by children ages two to five years of age with cognitive, neurological, or fine motor disabilities. This musical keyboard teaches letters, colors, numbers, and music using S.M.A.R.T. Chip technology. Guided by Fisher-Price Little People's Eddie, children are encouraged to learn to play such familiar songs as "Old MacDonald," "Mary Had a Little Lamb," and others; the songs may be played by note, by color, or by follow

Little People Growing Smart Lap Top Computer

The Little People Growing Smart Lap Top Computer is an educational toy designed for use by children ages two to five years of age with cognitive, neurological, or fine motor disabilities. This toy features an engaging keyboard that teaches letters, numbers, colors, and shapes. S.M.A.R.T. Chip technology teaches and then quizzes on those four topics with nearly 900 phrases that teach, question, prompt, and provide positive reinforcement. Affirmative phrases and fun melodies reward correct answer

Little People Growing Smart Telephone

The Little People Growing Smart Telephone is an educational toy designed for use by children ages two to five years of age with cognitive, neurological, or fine motor disabilities. This telephone teaches number recognition, Little People characters' occupation, sequencing, dialing, and learning to dial the child's home phone number. Features include light-up telephone keys, sound effects, and 10 built-in preschool songs. The child progresses through five quiz modes, each with four levels of diff

Little People Musical Zoo Train

The Little People Musical Zoo Train is an educational toy designed for use by children age twelve months and up with neurological, fine motor, visual, or cognitive disabilities. When the train is pulled along, a teeter-tooter on one care goes up and down, the giraffe in another car spins, and pressing the dtiver activates the song "If I Could Talk to the Animals," complete with a tiger that roars, a parrot that squawks, and a giraffe munching lunch. The cars can also be played with seperately.

Little People Tot Rod

The Little People Tot Rod is a powered outdoor riding toy designed for use by children with lower extremity or mobility disabilities. Intended for children 12 to 36 months old, this toy offers two stages of use. In stage one, parents can use the included rear assist handle to control power and steering. In stage two, the child can operate the car independently with the assist handle removed. The power button is located in the steering wheel for ease of operation. Other features include an activi

Little Ram (Model 6A4)

The Little Ram, model 6A4, is a child's tricycle designed for use by children with physical disabilities. The basic unit has a powder-coated steel frame with nylon bushings; a bucket seat with tilt forward/back seat adjustment and infinite back to front positioning; cushioned drop-style handlebars; solid synthetic rubber tires (latex free); large, slip-resistant pedals; turn-stop to help prevent tipping; steel foot crank; and solid wheel rims. There are no steps for getting on this tricycle. DIM

Little Smart Super Smarty

The Little Smart Super Smarty is a switch operated toy designed for use by children ages 3.5 to six years of agewith upper extremity or cognitive dis abilities. The toy looks like a robot and uses 12 two-sided activity cards to review letters, numbers, spelling, simple math, shapes, matching, colors, and more. The liquid crystal display (LCD) gives clear, simple directions and shows fun animations. Ten LED lights mark the question being asked and the correct answer. After each correct answer, th

Little Step-By-Step Communicator (Formerly Step-By-Step)

The LITTLE Step-by-Step communicator is a touch switch and direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with visual or upper extremity disabilities and communication disabilities. This communicator offers 75 seconds of recording time and is designed to record a series of sequential messages. The initial activation of the communicator plays the first message, the second activation plays the second message, etc. The device has a "repeat" feature which locks in a message until it i

Littlefingers Keyboard - Numberpad (Models Lf-2600 & Lf-2800)

The LittleFingers Keyboard - NumberPad is a modified keyboard designed for use by children or individuals with limited finger dexterity or range of motion. This full-featured keyboard has reduced key cap size and spacing to allow persons with smaller hands to reach all of the keys without having to stretch. The keyboard also has a numeric keypad, a built-in wrist rest, and a wide space bar. A dual-mode feature enables a standard full-sized keyboard to be plugged in simultaneously. COMPATIBILITY:

Littlefingers Keyboard - Track Ball (Models Lf-2500 & Lf-2700)

The LittleFingers Keyboard - Track Ball, models LF-2500 and LF-2700, is a modified keyboard designed for use by children or individuals with limited finger dexterity and range of motion. This full-featured keyboard has reduced key cap size and spacing to allow persons with smaller hands to reach all of the keys without having to stretch. A built-in three-button trackball performs click, double click, and click and drag functions. The keyboard also has a built-in wrist rest and a wide space bar.

Littlemack Communicator (Formerly One-Step)

The LITTLEmack communicator is a touch switch and direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with visual or upper extremity and communication disabilities. This single-message communicator offers 75 seconds of recording time. The communicator also has a toy/appliance feature which enables any message in the sequence, or as many messages as desired, to be paired with a reinforcer. This device has an angled surface and a detachable base with a "snap track" extension that allow

Lj-A (Life Jacket-Adapted)

The Lj-A (Life Jacket-Adapted)is a personal floatation device designed for use by children and adults with physical disabilities. This latex-free swimming aid maintains the user in an upright position while keeping the head completely out of the water. CAPACITY: Models are available to accommodate users from 18 to 250 pounds. WARRANTY: Unconditional money-back guarantee

Lobster Biball

The Lobster BibAll is a bib designed for use by children and adults with eating, swallowing, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities. These reversible bibs have a soft French terry front and a lightweight backing coated in 100 percent rip-stop nylon. These bibs are silk screened with a lobster design. Machine washable and dryable, the bib has Velcro closure and comes with a carrying and storage bag. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 17 x 33 inches. COLOR: White. GUARANTEE: 100 percent satisfaction guar

Loc8tor Plus Personal Locator System, Model 81433549

Loc8tor Plus Personal Locator System is designed to assist with monitoring the location of children, pets and possessions when moved outside of the user-set boundary. A vibration alert or audio alarm activates a handheld device displaying who or which item/s wandered off or has been stolen. It can be used at home or other public locations. Its two modes Locate and Alert enable to find any tagged lost item even in the hardest to find places. The Loc8tor Plus Personal Locator System guides user

Lofstrand Child Forearm Crutches & Lofstrand Kiddie Forearm Crutches

The Lofstrand Child Forearm Crutches and the Lofstrand Kiddie Forearm Crutches are forearm crutches designed for use by children with walking, balance, neurological, or lower extremity disabilities. These adjustable crutches have heavy-duty aircraft aluminum tube shafts, stainless steel vinyl-covered forearm cuffs, vinyl gel-type handgrips with molded finger areas, and non-slip pyramid profile rubber tips. OPTIONS: Replacement cuffs, shaft segments, handgrips, and tips. SIZES: Child standard, Ch

Logs (Models W4047 & W4041)

The Logs are large foam shapes designed for use with children with physical disabilities. Made of dense poly-foam and covered in vinyl-coated nylon with zipper closure, these logs can be used for balance, coordination, and basic movement activities. SIZES: Model W4047 is small and model 4041 is large. DIMENSIONS: Model W4047 is 12 x 24 inches and model W4041 is 24 x 48 inches. WEIGHT: Model W4047 weighs 5 pounds and model W4041 weighs 25 pounds. COLOR: Model W4047 is blue and yellow and model W4

Lokomatpro (Versions 5 & 6)

LokomatPro, versions 5 and 6, are robotic gait training systems designed for use by individuals with stroke, brain injury, cerebral palsy, spinal cord injury, or other mobility, neurological or walking disabilities. The system consists of a robotic gait orthosis that guides the user's legs on a treadmill according to a pre-programmed physiological gait pattern. The guidance can be individually adjusted to the user's abilities and can be reduced according to the user’s improvement. A dynamic body

Lone Wolf

Lone Wolf is a voice output game program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. In this computer game, the player commands a submarine fighting enemy forces. The game requires skill in using a compass, working with large numbers, and being aware of one's location at all times. This voice output game program comes on a CD-ROM and consists of speaking WAV files. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: DOS; sound card; speech synthesiz

Long Board Crawler (Model W6047)

The Long Board Crawler, model W6047, is a scooter board designed for use with children with mobility disabilities. This hardwood board has heavy-duty no-mar casters and can accommodate two to three seated riders for cooperative activities. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 3 x 35 x 11.5 inches. COLOR: Natural wood.

Long Cuff Thumbless Mittens (Models 177, 178, 179, 180 & 181)

The Long Cuff Thumbless Mittens, models 177, 178, 179, 180 & 181, are mittens designed for use by individuals with neurological, severe physical, or upper extremity disabilities. Made of 200 weight Polartec fleece, these mittens have a long side zipper and elastic at the wrist and slip over the hand. These mittens and a 7-inch cuff may be machine washed and dried. SIZES: Sizes to fit hands from 5 inches to 9 inches measured from middle line at the wrist to the tip of the longest finger. COLO

Long Strong Crayons

Long Strong Crayons are crayons with built-up handles designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. These long, thick crayons are long-lasting and break-resistant and easy to grasp with a whole-handed palmar grasp. COLOR: Nine colors per box.

Long-Loop Easi-Grip Scissors

Long-Loop Easi-Grip Scissors are self-opening scissors designed for use by individuals with fine motor disabilities, arthritis or other disabilities of the hand or fingers. Available in right- or left-handed models, these scissors have a continuous loop plastic handle that is operated by squeezing gently with the thumb on top and the fingers through the long loop. For those with very limited movement, the fingers can be placed over the long loop. The stainless steel blades automatically open w

Long-Loop Scissors

Long-Loop Scissors are designed for use by individuals with fine motor disabilities, arthritis or other disabilities of the hand or fingers. Available in right- or left-handed models, these scissors have one standard loop handle and one long loop handle, enabling the strength of the whole hand to be utilized for the cutting action. DIMENSIONS: 7 inches long.

Look And Listen

Look and Listen is a cause and effect training program designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to improve tracking ability of objects and increase the user's attention span. When the mouse, switch, or space bar is pressed, an object will move across the screen while music is playing in the background. The objects are large and colorful. Among the more than 100 graphic objects objects included are household items, cartoon images, foods, and many others. The pro

Look Here!

Look Here! is a visual stimulation activity designed for individuals with profound disabilities. The program provides visual stimulation by displaying a variety of light patterns and animations. The fifteen images can be modified can be modified with special effects. Options enable animation speed, object speed, and background color to be modified.User input is not required by the child. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Pentium or faster processor, Win

Looking For Words

Looking for Words is a vocabulary tutorial program designed for use with children with cognitive disabilities. This CD-ROM software program uses graphics, audio, and animation to teach community, home, and school words. As children move from one area to another, they learn the words associated with that area; whenever an object is clicked on, it names itself. This program features adjustable difficulty levels and enables the creation of word lists to be searched for. COMPATIBILITY: For use on Ma

Looking For Words Intellikeys Bundle

The Looking for Words IntelliKeys Bundle is a vocabulary tutorial program and keytop overlay set designed for use with children and adults with physical and cognitive disabilities. The set includes the software from Attainment Company on a Macintosh/ Windows CD-ROM and the appropriate IntelliKeys (see separate entry) overlays. The program uses color graphics, animation, and audio to introduce users to hundreds of words from three environments--the community, the school, and the home. Three modes

Looking Good Language Kit (Model Lk-Lg)

The Looking Good Language Kit, model LK-LG, is a personal skills and language tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or communication disabilities. All activities in this unit address grooming concepts. This kit includes a book written with limited vocabulary and repetitive lines using Mayer-Johnson Picture Communication Symbols (Boardmaker), and an interactive computer book, created with Classroom Suite by IntelliTools, that combines text, pictures, speech and sound. Both

Loop Scissors

Loop Scissors are designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. These self-opening scissors feature contoured polypropylene handles connected by a spring band and can be used with the right or left hand. The scissors have rounded tip stainless steel blades. DIMENSIONS: The blades are 2.25 inches long and the scissors are six inces long overall.

Loop Style Handle Bars

The Loop Style Handle Bars are child tricycle handlebars designed for use by children with upper extremity, neurological, and balance disabilities. These loop handlebars mount to cycles with U-bar stems and are covered with easy-grip mesh.

Loop, The

The Loop is an eye hand coordination activity designed for very young children with physical, neurological, visual, and cognitive disabilities. Clear, soft, glitter-filled plastic tubular "tracks" form an open sphere and large balls, discs, and rings on the tubes provide auditory, visual, and tactile stimulation as they slide and rattle. The toy is designed for ease in grasping and it can be squeezed and twisted.

Lots Of Dots: Learning My Abc's (Model 1-10000-00)

Lots of Dots: Learning My ABC's, model 1-10000-00, is a braille alphabet book designed for use by children who are blind or have low vision. This raised-line coloring book is designed for future large-print and braille readers. It facilitates braille character recognition through repetitive activities designed for young children. Each letter of the alphabet has two pages. The first page features a jumbo braille cell, with six raised-line open circles. The upper and lower case letters are shown w

Lotto Tech

Lotto Tech is an auditory game designed for use with children with neurological and developmental disabilities. This game features two-piece pictures of color-matched vehicles and animals that, when correctly matched and inserted into the reader, trigger the corresponding sound. Combinations of colors and patterns on the picture cards afford additional cues. The set has 12 vehicle sounds and 12 animal voices. POWER: Uses 2 double-A batteries (not included).

Lovely Monkey (Model 8045)

The Lovely Monkey, model 8045, is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with severe physical, neurological, or upper extremity disabilities. Activating a connected capability switch causes this plush monkey to swing its head and play the xylophone. POWER: Uses 2 double-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxWxD): 7 x 4 x 5.5 inches.

Low Back Seat

The Low Back Seat is a tricycle seat with a low back support designed for use by children who have physical and neurological disabilities. The bucket seat comes standars with a safety strap. DIMENSIONS: 7.5 inches high.

Low Profile Switch (Model 3Tslp)

The Low Profile Switch model 3TSLP, is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. This large surface switch has a low profile for easier use by individuals with limited range of motion and is operated by pressing on the surface. DIMENSIONS: 2.5 x 3 inches.

Low Steps & Low Wedge (Models W8324 & W3484)

The Low Steps, model W8324, and the Low Wedge, model W3484, are training stairs and foam ramp designed for use with individuals with mobility disabilities. Each piece (sold separately) is made of foam-filled washable vinyl and can be used for climbing, sliding, sitting, balance training, etc. The pieces can be connected using the attached hook-and-loop fasteners. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): Each piece is 28 x 56 x 28 inches.

Lower Case - Lite

Lower Case – Lite is a perceptual training and pre-reading tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad or Android device to teach a child to learn to recognize lowercase letters. The app has three sections: "Training," "Trial," and "Reinforcement." In the "Training" section, pictures of lowercase letters are shown on the scree

Lubidet

Lubidet is a personal hygiene system for men, women, and children. This add-on toilet bidet is designed to deliver instantly warmed fresh water for cleansing and either warmed or unheated air for drying. The device provides a hands-free wash with fresh water only; there are no added chemicals in the water wash. The device is installed between the toilet seat and the bowl for either right or left hand operation. The heating unit hangs on the wall. The control unit swivels the spray arm into posit

Lucca

The Lucca is a child's manual wheelchair designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities. FRAME: The frame is composed of two halves, front and back, which are attached with screws. As the child grows, these two halves can be repositioned to increase the length of the frame from 30 to 38 centimeters in 2-centimeter increments. The side panel includes a clothing protector. SEAT: Back height is adjustable from 25 to 40 centimeters in 1.5 centimeter increme

Lunge Table

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a means of strengthening thigh muscles for children with lower extremity disabilities. The child stands in front of the table with one foot forward and one foot back in the walking position. An object of interest to the child is placed on the table in front of the child, requiring him/her to lunge to reach it. The wooden table is equipped with sliding legs for height adjustability, and the legs lock to a base plate to prevent the table from being knocked ov

Lycra Spandex Bathing Suit (Models 501, 502, 503, 504, & 505)

The Lycra Spandex Bathing Suit is a bathing or swim suit designed for use by individuals with incontinence or who have difficulty dressing themselves. These bathing suits have shorts intended to conceal a diaper and the Spandex stretches several inches to give diaper room. These suits have a no-snap inseam and a choice of front or back zippers for easy on/off. These suits are machine washable in warm water and require only brief drying. SIZES: Child's small to medium (model 501), child's large (

Lyra Lyrax Giant Wax Crayons

The Lyra Lyrax Giant Wax Crayons are easy grasp crayons designed for use by individuals with fine motor or grasping disabilities. The rounded triangular shape and large size of these crayons make them easier to grasp and break-resistant. These crayons are made from high-quality, non-water soluble pigments and genuine beeswax. DIMENSIONS: These crayons are each 14.5 millimeters wide. COLOR: The set of six includes lemon, vermilion, deep cobalt, Hooker's green, raw umber, and black. The set of 12

M.a.c. (Multi-Adjustable Chair)

The M.A.C. (Multi-Adjustable Chair) is a tilt-in-space wheelchair designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. FRAME: The tubular steel frame collapses for transport. The frame is available in a choice of narrow (14 inches wide), standard (16 inches wide), or wide configurations (19 inches wide), and is offered in a choice of of 10 standard colors; one specialty color and custom colors are available at an extra cost. Push handles are standard. An expandable frame is optional. SEAT

Mac - Multisensory Activity Center (Model 550)

The MAC - Multisensory Activity Center, model 550, is a sensory busy box in the shape of a prism that was designed to encourage manual exploration of all of its 5 sides for individuals with physical, sensory or neurological disabilities. The MAC features a wooden roller that, when rotated, plays a music box and flashes tiny lights; a clear bulb that lights when a finger is poked into a hole; a pull-ball that activates a buzzing sound; and a round plate that vibrates when touched. The fifth side

Maclaren Major 2000

The Maclaren Major 2000 is a stroller designed for use with children with mobility disabilities. FRAME: Folding square-section aluminum frame with square grip handles. The frame folds to 46 x 9.75 x 8.25 inches. The handle to ground height is 41 inches. SEAT (WxD): 15.5 x 11.5 inches. The seat back is 22 inches high. The seat to floor height is 23 inches in the front and 18 inches in the back, The standard seat is a sling seat with harness. Options include a removable, washable padded seat; a ch

Maddacrawler

The Maddacrawler is a crawler designed for use with children and adults with mobility disabilities. The device is used to teach elementary crawling skills, properly aligning the user's body and encouraging crawling motions and weight bearing on the hands and knees. A height-adjustable sling provides support and the casters are suitable for use on hard floors and most carpeting. OPTIONS: Arm attachments to transform the crawler to a Sit and Ride. CAPACITY: 175 pounds.

Maddak Pediatrics Doidy-Children Nosey Cup, Model H745930005

Maddak Pediatrics Doidy Nosey Cup is designed for use by children with drinking and limited upper extremity strength and coordination.  There are handles on each side for a secure grip. The angle provides space for nose and eye glasses, while making drinking easier and more controlled.

Maddak Pediatrics No-Tip Weighted Base Cup, Model F745940000

Maddak Pediatrics No-Tip Weighted Base Cup is a two-handled cup with weighted base and rounded corners which are ideal for pediatric use. It is self-righting even when released from a lying position. It comes with a clear plastic, dish-shaped lid with two holes to let fluid flow into the dish for drinking.

Maddak Standing Frame, Small (Model H70425)

The Maddak Standing Frame, Small, model H70425, is a standing platform designed for small children with severe physical limitations. The standing frame permits