Tips by Tomas

Custom-made wheelchair gloves

Custom-made wheelchair gloves

Custom sewn wheelchair gloves with friction surface on the thumb that facilitates wheelchair driving for people with impaired hand function

Travel kitchen

Travel kitchen

Kitchen travel kit that makes it easy for a person who uses a wheelchair to prepare food, even if the environment is not adapted

Vinyl-backed terry cloth

Vinyl-backed terry cloth

Vinyl-backed terry cloth protects the wheelchair or lounge chair from becoming wet after a swim or shower

Japanese saw

Japanese saw

Makes it easier to saw – suitable for persons with impaired strength and balance

Bathroom – shower handle

Bathroom – shower handle

A long and stable shower hose together with a convenient shower nozzle – suitable for people who shower while sitting on a shower chair

Handy packing

Handy packing

Aluminum suitcases for storage of fragile items such as music and computer accessories – can also be used as support or tray on lap for wheelchair users

Transfer to bathtub with assistance

Transfer to bathtub with assistance

Removal of the front and end plates of the bathtub, a place to sit next to the bathtub and a belt to wear during the transfer make it easier for wheelchair users to transfer to and from the bathtub

Handy storage

Handy storage

Transparent storage boxes help to keep things organized and make it easy to find for people who can’t take boxes down from a shelf – suitable for wheelchair users and/or people with poor hand function

Taking photos

Taking photos

An aluminum suitcase makes it easy to hold the camera steady without a stand – suitable for wheelchair users.

Kitchen – dishwasher Miele

Kitchen – dishwasher Miele

Slide-out flatware compartment makes it easy to see and sort flatware – suitable for wheelchair users or persons who have difficulties to bend

Musik – slide guitar

Musik – slide guitar

Slide guitar – opportunity to play guitar for person who uses a wheelchair and has impaired hand function

Massager

Massager

Used to treat tight muscles and as sex aid – suitable for persons with spinal cord injury

Sugar shaker

Sugar shaker

The sugar shaker fits well in the hand and is easy to use for persons with impaired hand function

Colander

Colander

Practical convenient colander – suitable for persons with impaired hand function

Microwave oven

Microwave oven

Large handle on microwave oven – suitable for persons with impaired hand function

Easy-grip knife

Easy-grip knife

Sharp knives and a steady grasp around the knife facilitate cooking for persons with impaired hand function

Custom-made butter knife

Custom-made butter knife

Butter knife with custom-made handle sits well in the hand – suitable for persons with impaired hand function

Peeling potatoes

Peeling potatoes

Cutting off the edges of the potato first and using a Y-shaped peeler makes the task easier for a person with impaired hand function