The ABLEWARE Shoehorn with T Handle is a long handled shoe horn designed for use by individuals who have difficulty bending to put on shoes and who have arthritis or other disabilities of the hand. The T-shaped handle reduces the need for the user to fully close the hand or rotate the wrist. DIMENSIONS: 19.5 inches long. WEIGHT: 0.218 pounds.
The Assistive Device Kit, model A665322, is a long-handled sponge, long-handled shoe horn, and a reacher designed for use by individuals with reduced reaching capabilities, including individuals with upper extremity and mobility disabilities. The set includes a standard Handi-Reacher; a round, long-handled sponge; and a long-handled shoe horn.
The Collapsible Shoe Horn, model SW3150, is a long-handled sho horn designed for use by individuals with arthritis or other lower extremity disabilities. This device consists of a short, clip-on shoe horn attached to a long string with a ball grip handle. To use, the shoe horn clips to the back of the shoe, the shoe is lowered to the floor with the string, and the shoe horn is used to guide the foot into the shoe. The shoe horn is then loosened and removed by tugging on the string. DIMENSIONS: T
The Combination Dressing Stick and Shoehorn is a long-handled and shoehorn and dressing stick designed for use by individuals with mobility or lower extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. Made of hard, durable plastic, this device features a large angled hook that holds and pulls clothing, and a long, notched shoehorn at the opposite end for removing socks. This aid also features a push/pull pointer for opening and closing drawers and doors, turning on and off light switches, and retrievi
The Complete Hip Kit is designed for use by individuals who have had a hip replacement or who have mobility disabilities. The kit includes a Savanah Toilet Seat (see also separate entry), a long-handled sponge for bathing, a dressing stick, a long-handled shoe horn, a Sock Notch sock aid to assist in putting on socks without bending, and a standard-size Handi-Reacher (see separate entry). DIMENSIONS: The Savanah Toilet Seat is 4 inches tall,
Cushion Grip Shoehorns are long-handled shoehorns and shoehorns with built up handles to assist people with difficulty in bending and grasping in donning and removing shoes. All models have padded foam handles with a rope loop. DIMENSIONS: Model 30035 is 12 inches long, model 30036 is 18 inches long, model 30037 is 24 inches long, model 30038 is 30 inches long, and model 30039 is 36 inches long. The foam handles are 5.5 inches thick. WARRANTY: The manufacturer warrants this product against defec
---- DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --------- PURPOSE: To create a do-it-yourself assistive device for individuals with arthritis, recovering from surgery, and/or limited flexibility to dress themselves. Step 1: Use duct tape to fasten the wood block to the pole. Attach the wood block about 2 inches from the end of the pole and secure the block with tape at the top and bottom. Ensure the block is sturdy and unlikely to move. Duct tape makes this project quick and easy to complete without drilling any hole
DressEZ is a combination long-handled shoe horn with a built up handle and dressing stick designed to assist people with difficulty bending or other physical disabilities in performing dressing tasks. The DressEZ has a push-pull "S" hook at one end with smooth, round edges, and a rubberized coating. The shoehorn at the other end also has smooth, rounded edges. The intervening shaft is thick for ease in grasping. DIMENSIONS: 24 inches long.
E-Z Slider Shoehorns are long-handled shoehorns designed to assist people who have difficulty bending with donning and removing shoes. Fabricated of Thera-coated spring steel, the shoehorns have non-slip handle grips. DIMENSIONS: Shoehorns are available in 12-, 18-, 24-, 30-, and 36-inch lengths. The handle grips are 6 inches long. WARRANTY: The manufacturer warrants this product against defects in materials and workmanship for 90 days from the date of purchase.
The Extra Long Shoehorn, model DA-5112, is a long handled shoe horn designed for use by individuals who cannot bend over to reach their feet. This extra long shoehorn has a non-slip vinyl handle and a nylon storage loop. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 610 x 30 millimeters. WEIGHT: 168 grams.
The EZ Mornings Tool Pak features made-to-last dressing aids specially designed for those with Arthritis, Parkinson's, multiple sclerosis, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), or those recovering from surgery. The EZ Mornings Tool Pak includes:
1. Button-hook/zipper-pull tool for dressing without hurting finger joints.
2. 18-inch stainless steel shoehorn that allows the user to put on shoes without bending down.
3. Pull-cord sock aid for putting on socks without strain.
4. 3 pairs of no-tie shoe
EZ Shoe On (models 365 and 385) are long handled shoe horns that allow the user to grip heel of shoe and pull the shoe on. The shoe horns have trigger action gripand may be used as a combination shoe horn, gripper and reacher. DIMENSIONS: Horns have 20 to 30 inch stalks.
The Featherweight Shoehorn Reacher is a reacher with integral shoehorn designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities. This aluminum reacher had a pistol grip with a hook trigger to open the GripCert jaws. The shoehorn extends over the top jaw and up the shaft, creating a long-handled shoehorn. DIMENSIONS: 32 inches long. The jaws are 3 inches wide. WEIGHT: 8 ounces.
The Foam-Handled Shoehorn is a long-handled shoe horn with a built-up handle designed for use by individuals with arthritis, hip replacement, or mobility disabilities or grasping disabilities. This shoe horn has a coated steel shaft to prevent it from sticking to skin or clothing and minimal curve for ease of insertion or removal. The foam handle has a hanging loop. DIMENSIONS: Model A71551 is 18 inches long and model A71552 is 24 inches long. The shoe horn has a four-inch handle. COLOR: The han
The HealthSmart Telescoping Adjustable Shoe Horn is a long handled shoe horn designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or arthritis. This shoe horn telescopes guides the user’s foot into his or her shoe without bending. Other features include a locking safety ring, and storage eyelet. The Telescoping Adjustable Shoe Horn can be used while sitting or standing. DIMENSIONS: Length adjusts from 21.88 to 32.38 inches.
The Helping Hand Shoe Helper/Reacher is a combination long handled shoe horn and reacher designed for use by individuals with arthritis, hip replacement, and other mobility and lower extremity disabilities. This lightweight anodized aluminum reacher features an ergonomic pistol grip, a curved trigger, a single rubber-lined claw, and an integrated shoe horn attached to the top. The claw secures the shoe and the shoe horn assists in putting on the shoe without requiring the user to bend. The gripp
The Hip Kit III, model 665-321, is a long-handled sponge, long-handled shoe horn, dressing stick, sock aid, and a reacher designed for use by individuals with reduced reaching capabilities, including individuals with upper extremity, hip replacement, mobility disabilities. The set includes a standard Handi-Reacher; a round, long-handled sponge; a dressing stick; a Sock Notch; and a long-handled shoe horn. DIMENSIONS: The Handi-Reacher is 24 inches long. The dressing stick is 26 inches long, and
The Long Coated Steel Shoehorn is designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities or who have difficulty bending. This extra-long shoehorn has a notch at the end to aid in removing shoes. DIMENSIONS: 23.5 inches long.
The Long Shoe Horns are designed for persons who have trouble bending to put on their shoes or to remove their socks. Model F73823-0000 is an epoxy-coated steel shoehorn with curved handle and a notch at the end for removing socks. Model F73823-0001 is the same as above, but made of delux epoxy-coated steel with soft vinyl on the handle for non-slip grip. DIMENSIONS: Both models are 23.5 inches long.
DO IT YOURSELF PURPOSE: To produce a long-handled shoe horn designed for use by individuals who have disabilities which prevent bending or stretching to put on shoes. Cut a piece of 4-inch-diameter PVC pipe in half lengthwise with a bandsaw to provide a lightweight curve for any length of a shoehorn. After heating the pipe, attach a hook on one end for reaching or dragging. MATERIALS: Length of 4-inch diameter PVC pipe. TOOLS: Bandsaw. TITLE: Doing It Yourself. AUTHOR: Wechsler, K. JOURNAL: Que
The Long Shoehorn is a plastic long-handled shoehorn designed to assist individuals with back problems or other conditions which hinder bending over to put on shoes. This aid has a curved handle and a hanging hole. DIMENSIONS: 17.5 inches long.
The No Stoop Shoehorn, model 7020, is a long-handled shoe horn designed to assist individuals who find it difficult to bend over. The shoehorn is made of chrome plated steel. DIMENSIONS: 24 inches long.
The Norco Plastic Shoehorn with Hook, model NC28590, is a long-handled shoe horn with a curved handle for an easier grip. The shoehorn includes a nylon loop for hanging. DIMENSIONS: 16.25 inches long.
The Plastic Shoehorn, models A7153 and A7154 is a long-handled shoe horn designed for use by individuals with arthritis, hip replacement, or mobility disabilities. Model A7153 has a hanging loop at the top and model A7154 has a curved handle for a secure grip. DIMENSIONS: Model A7153 is 18 inches long and model A7154 is 16.5 inches long.
The Sammons Preston Complete Hip Replacement Kit With Reacher is designed for use by individuals who have had a hip and knee replacement or who have mobility disabilities. The kit features eight household necessities for clients recovering from hip surgery and includes a plastic bag.
The Sammons Preston Deluxe Hip and Knee Equipment Package is designed to allow those with limited mobility to function more independently during daily tasks. Each kit includes the following: SPR 26 inch or 32 inch Reacher, Flexible Sock and Stocking Aid, 24 inch E-Z Slide Shoehorn and 27 inch Ergonomic Handle Sponge, Contour.
The Shoe & Boot Valet is a shoe aid designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities, arthritis, or back pain. This device has a molded nylon handle, an aluminum shaft, and a rubber-lined, one-size-fits-all Boot Jack gripper that holds the heel or toe of the shoe as the user's foot slips in or out. Minimal grip strength is needed. The gripper is rubber lined to prevent slippage or damage to foot wear. WEIGHT: Just over 1 pound. WARRANTY: 5 years.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Shoehorn with a long handle for people with limited range of motion or reach. Provides pattern and instructions for an extended shoehorn made from a piece of plastic guttering and a wooden dowel. A hanging loop can be attached to the other end. Includes photograph. SKILLS REQUIRED: Assembly. AUTHOR: Grainger, S E TITLE: Making Aids for Disabled Living REF: North Pomfret, Vermont: Batsford: p 36-37 NARIC CALL NUMBER: R1126 PAGES ( including cover): 3 19
The Soft Built up Handle Shoe Horns, models 2067 and 2068 are shoe horns with a built-up handles designed for use by individuals with arthritis, hip replacement, or mobility with grasping disabilities. Made of stainless steel, these latex free shoe horns feature oval shaped foam built-up handles 1 1/8 inches in diameter, and nylon hang-up loops that can be placed around the wrist to secure the shoehorns during use. DIMENSIONS: Model 2067 is 18 inches long, and model 2068 is 24 inches long.
The Spring-Action Shoe Horn, model, 2070, is a dressing aid designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities, arthritis, or back pain. This lightweight, metal shoe horn features an easy to bend spring at the top and a long loop handle that requires less bending for the user. DIMENSIONS: The handle is 23.5 inches long.
The Stainless Steel Shoehorn, models NC28601, NC28062, NC28603 & NC28604, is a long-handled shoe horn with a curved hook and a vinyl handle for an easier grip. DIMENSIONS: The NC28601 model is 12 inches long, NC28602 is 18 inches long, NC28603 is 24 inches long, and NC28604 is 30 inches long.
The Stainless-Steel Shoe Horn/Sock Aids are long-handled shoe horns designed for use by individuals who are unable to bend to put on shoes. These aids feature a plastic-coated curved hand grip that can also be used to pull up socks. DIMENSIONS: Model 2061 is 18 inches long; model 2064 is 24 inches long; and model 2062 is 30 inches long.
The Total Hip Kit is designed for use by individuals who have had a hip replacement. The kit includes a Tall-Ette elevated toilet seat (see also separate entry), a long-handled sponge for bathing, a long-handled shoe horn, a sock aid to assist in putting on socks without bending, and a reacher with a pistol grip and a single claw gripper. The kit is packed in a sturdy cardboard carrying box and includes instructions forthe use of each item. The kit is also available without the toilet seat.