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Adaptive Tools
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Battat Pound & Roll Battat specialneedsessentials
Battat Pound & Roll

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$29.99
Battat Pound & Roll Battat specialneedsessentials

Battat Pound & Roll

$29.99

The Battat Pound & Roll provides kids with a great way to strengthen fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination while having fun at the same time! This sensory toy allows for mixing and matching of colors prompting color identification and pattern sequence. The Pound & Roll is an easy to use toddler toy making it a staple in any home or...


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The Crossover Grip

Motor

From $1.79
The Crossover Grip The Pencil Grip specialneedsessentials

The Crossover Grip

$1.79

The Crossover Grip  The Crossover Grip uses a revolutionary applied technology that works with the body’s natural physiology to gently place fingers in the proper position for gripping. It uses the same great design as The Pencil Grip but has added wings to prevent fingers from crossing over each other.


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Gymnic Physio Roll Ball (peanut balls) Gymnic specialneedsessentials

Gymnic Physio Roll Ball (peanut balls)

$39.99

The Physio Roll exercise balls were created by joining two balls together to form a peanut shape. The design of the Physio Roll Balls allows the user to do physical therapy and other exercises while providing better control and balance. The Physio Roll "double balls" are ideal for use in therapy, especially to work with people who have problems ...


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Movin' Sit Jr. Seat Cushion

Daily Living

$32.99
Movin' Sit Jr. Seat Cushion Gymnic specialneedsessentials

Movin' Sit Jr. Seat Cushion

$32.99

The Movin' Sit Jr. is an inflatable dynamic cushion which activates intrinsic trunk muscles to support the spine. The wedge shape encourages a seated posture with a forward pelvic position especially designed for children. The bumpy surface also resists sliding and allows for air circulation between the user and the cushion. The Movin' Sit Juni...


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Disc 'o' Sit Cushion

Daily Living

$45.99
Disc 'o' Sit Cushion Gymnic specialneedsessentials

Disc 'o' Sit Cushion

$45.99

Disc 'o' Sit Air Cushion is an inflatable dynamic cushion, mimicking both the movement and shape of the Gymnic exercise balls in any seat. It can also be used on the floor for balance training and strengthening of the lower extremities. The more inflated, the more movement. Inflatable by mouth.


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Aku Ring

Sensory

$10.99
Aku Ring Gymnic specialneedsessentials

Aku Ring

$10.99

Aku Rings are soft and very flexible 7" rings that are great for sensory play or stimulation. With a unique soft studded surface, they are easy to catch and play with. Great for both children and adults, their unique shape and tactile feel provides a great sensory experience. The rings are manufactured with bumps that transmit a sensory impulse...


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Silipos Digital Cap

Daily Living

$8.99
Silipos Digital Cap Maddak specialneedsessentials

Silipos Digital Cap

$8.99

Helps protect fingers and toes against pain caused by corns, blisters and ingrown nails       Can be used to help treat nail, skin and cuticle problems due to dryness       Fully lined with triblock polymer gel infused with mineral oil for all-around digital protection     Soft, comfortable, stretchable fabric cap fully lined with gel continuous...


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Redware Tableware Basic

Daily Living

$35.99
Redware Tableware Basic Maddak specialneedsessentials

Redware Tableware Basic

$35.99

Why red?      Almost 40% of Alzheimer's patients experience significant weight loss. A study out of Boston University suggests that the weight loss is due in part to the loss of the ability to distinguish contrast between colors.     People with Alzheimer's are not able to distinguish light colored food and drink on or in typically light colored...


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Scooper Plate with Suction Cup Base

Daily Living

From $5.99
Scooper Plate with Suction Cup Base Maddak specialneedsessentials

Scooper Plate with Suction Cup Base

$7.99

The Scooper Plate with Suction Cup Base is a daily feeding aid designed to reduce spills and promote independent feeding. The high rim and reverse curve on one side of the Scooper Plate helps in scooping food onto a utensil without spilling. The bottom of the dish has a rubber suction base to prevent skidding.  For individuals with Alzheimer's o...


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Scooper Bowl with Suction Base

Daily Living

From $8.99
Scooper Bowl with Suction Base Maddak specialneedsessentials

Scooper Bowl with Suction Base

$8.99

The Scooper Bowl with Suction Cup Base is an adaptive eating aid designed to keep the bowl in place while preventing spills. The high rim and curved design of the Scooper Bowl allows the individual to scoop food onto a utensil without spilling. The bottom of the dish has a rubber suction base to prevent skidding. For those with limited mobility,...


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Skidtrol Scooper Dish with Non-Skid Base Maddak specialneedsessentials

Skidtrol Scooper Dish with Non-Skid Base

$7.99

Combination plate/bowl has a contoured lip that can be used to push food onto cutlery. Designed for people with limited muscle control or the use of only one hand. Measures 6 x 7 1/2  (15.2 x 19.1 cm) x 1 3/4  (4.4 cm) deep on the high side. Not recommended for microwave and dishwasher. 


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Partitioned Scoop Dish with Lid

Daily Living

$9.99
Partitioned Scoop Dish with Lid Maddak specialneedsessentials

Partitioned Scoop Dish with Lid

$9.99

The Maddak Partitioned Scoop Dish with Lid has three partitions and a bright, red color to help create a more enjoyable dining experience for individuals with limited mobility. The Partitioned Scoop Dish helps to increase independent eating while strengthening fine motor skills like hand strength and hand-eye coordination. The design of the part...


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Redware Inner Lip Plate

Daily Living

$7.99
Redware Inner Lip Plate Maddak specialneedsessentials

Redware Inner Lip Plate

$7.99

The Inner Lip Plate (by Maddak) is an adaptive eating aid designed to keep food from sliding off the plate. The raised rim around the entire plate reduces spills and allows for an individual to independently push food onto the eating utensil.  The Inner-Lip Plate is specifically designed for individuals with Alzheimer's as the red color helps to...


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Redware Tableware - Deluxe Maddak specialneedsessentials
Redware Tableware - Deluxe

Daily Living

$45.99 $49.99
Redware Tableware - Deluxe Maddak specialneedsessentials

Redware Tableware - Deluxe

$45.99

Why red?       Almost 40% of Alzheimer's patients experience significant weight loss. A study out of Boston University suggests that the weight loss is due in part to the loss of the ability to distinguish contrast between colors.    People with Alzheimer's are not able to distinguish light colored food and drink on or in typically light colored...


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Universal Built-Up Handle (Pack of 4) Maddak specialneedsessentials

Universal Built-Up Handle (Pack of 4)

$19.99

The multi-purpose universal built-up handle (pack of 4) is a daily living tool used for self-feeding, writing, shaving and other daily living activities. The handles provide a larger gripping surface on objects to achieve tasks throughout one's day.  The universal handles make it easier for people with arthritis or limited grasping ability to se...


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No-Tip Weighted Base Cup

Daily Living

$9.99
No-Tip Weighted Base Cup Maddak specialneedsessentials

No-Tip Weighted Base Cup

$9.99

Two-handled cup with weighted base and rounded corners is 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. Another lid has a molded plastic mouthpiece.     Top shelf dishwasher safe. Has 6 1/2&...


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Press-On One-Handed Nail Clipper

Daily Living

$33.99
Press-On  One-Handed Nail Clipper Maddak specialneedsessentials

Press-On One-Handed Nail Clipper

$33.99

For one handed use and people who find small implements difficult to manipulate       Nail clipper easily clips nails with just a gentle press of the hand. It features an extra-wide and extra-long base that provides stability and leverage, while it's rubber feet hold it in place. 


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The Scooper Plate

Daily Living

$5.99
The Scooper Plate Maddak specialneedsessentials

The Scooper Plate

$5.99

The Ableware Scooper Plate is an adaptive plate designed to promote independent feeding. The flat bottom and high rim with a reverse curve on one side help in scooping food onto a utensil without spilling over the side. The curve of the Scooper Plate allows food to naturally roll onto a spoon or fork.  The blue color of the Ableware Scooper Plat...


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Light Switch Lever Extender

Daily Living

$9.99
Light Switch Lever Extender Maddak specialneedsessentials

Light Switch Lever Extender

$9.99

The Light Switch Lever Extender by Maddak puts wall switches within easy reach of wheelchair users, those with limited reach, and children. Simply install the Light Lever Extenders over any toggle switch to extend the light switch into a longer handle.   The Light Switch Lever Extenser provides a 12" extension to any standard toggle switch. The ...


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Heel Guide Compression Stocking Aid Maddak specialneedsessentials

Heel Guide Compression Stocking Aid

$41.99

The Maddak Heel Guide™ Compression Stocking Aid makes putting on compression stockings or socks easier. The design of the Maddak Stocking Aid has a unique indented channel on the inside of the center cone actin as a heel guide and keeps the foot in perfect position while effortlessly pulling on the compression hose. The extra wide cone is ideal ...


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Foam Tubing (Adaptive Built Up Handles) Maddak specialneedsessentials

Foam Tubing (Adaptive Built Up Handles)

$14.99

The Maddak Closed-Cell Foam Tubing is an adaptive tool to build up utensil handles and other daily living aids like razors and toothbrushes. The Maddak Foam Tubing has a soft squishy texture to help improve grip. The foam tubing helps give greater control and strength for gripping ability and is ideal for individuals with Arthritis, Tremors or w...


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Elevated Toilet Seat, Basic Open Front Maddak specialneedsessentials

Elevated Toilet Seat, Basic Open Front

$19.99

 As solid and comfortable as a regular toilet seat, just higher!           Open front allows for easy access for hygienic purposes       Durable plastic; won't chip or rust and will last for years       Elevates seat by 3  (7.62 cm)       Easy to install; no tools required       350 lb. (159 kg) capacity       For standard or elongated toilets   


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Easy Shampoo Basin ( Inflatable Shampoo Sink) Maddak specialneedsessentials

Easy Shampoo Basin ( Inflatable Shampoo Sink)

$26.99

The Easy Shampoo Basin by Maddak is an inflatable, portable sink specifically created for patients confined to the bed or who have trouble moving upper body. The EZ Shampoo Basin is designed to comfortably support and cushion the head, neck and shoulders during the shampooing process. The unique high double-tube design of the Shampoo Basin preve...


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Time Timer (available in 5 different sizes) Time Timer specialneedsessentials

Time Timer (available in 5 different sizes)

$27.95

The Time Timer is a visual 60 minutes timer in a lightweight, accessible size and is available in 3", 8", 12", Plus (5.5" x 7") and even a Time Timer Wooden Puzzle. Perfect for a variety of uses, at home, in the classroom, or in the office, the Time Timer will allow individuals or groups to focus on the task at hand without worrying about "how m...


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Tangle Relax Therapy

Motor

$6.50
Tangle Relax Therapy Tangle Creations specialneedsessentials

Tangle Relax Therapy

$6.50

 The Tangle Relax Therapy is slightly different than the Tangle Therapy. It is much smaller but just as effective! Much like the tangle therapy, it can be squeezed, squished, twisted and much more.  The Tangle Relax therapy is a great tool for rehabilitation of injured muscles or bones in your hand or wrist. Its softer texture makes it much ea...


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Tangle Original Textured Tangle Creations specialneedsessentials

Tangle Original Textured

$20.99

Tangle Original Textured is a great Tangle tool for tactile fun and sensory needs. One of the best parts about the product is the nice of the product. It is the perfect size for kids of all ages as well as adults. The Tangle original is about the size of a red solo cup. The Tangle original is a little larger than most of the other tangles makin...


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Tangle Jr. Texture - Set of 3 Tangle Creations specialneedsessentials

Tangle Jr. Texture - Set of 3

$10.99

The Textured Tangle Jr is a fantastic sensory stimulation fidget! With its bumps and grooves it is a fun tactile sensory stimulation toy. For use in the classroom, therapy sessions, or just everyday, the Textured Tangle Jr is a great fidget for fingers that just have to play with something! Textured Tangle Jr is a great gift that allows for hour...


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Tangle Jr Classic set of 3 Tangle Creations specialneedsessentials

Tangle Jr Classic set of 3

$9.00

  The Tangle Jr Classic is the original Tangle toy. The Tangle Jr. is a great tool in the classroom for kids with apparent attention problems. The Tangle Jr provides children with the ability to keep their hands busy while also staying focused. A very popular tool for an overwhelmed teacher!   Comes in a set of three tangles involving 18 interco...


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Tangle Jr Classic

Motor

$3.50
Tangle Jr Classic Tangle Creations specialneedsessentials

Tangle Jr Classic

$3.50

The Tangle Jr Classic is the original Tangle toy. The Tangle Jr. is a great tool in the classroom for kids with apparent attention problems. The Tangle Jr provides children with the ability to keep their hands busy while also staying focused. A very popular tool for an overwhelmed teacher!   Tangles are a great manipulative toy because it stimu...


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Bilibo Mini's 6 Pack Bilibo specialneedsessentials
Bilibo Mini's 6 Pack

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$18.95
Bilibo Mini's 6 Pack Bilibo specialneedsessentials

Bilibo Mini's 6 Pack

$18.95

Just like their big sibling, the colorful Mini Bilibos are durable and wonderfully versatile play objects that will accompany kids from their first year onward. The Minis can be stacked and nested, they act as floating ducks, sand shovels, candy bowls, spinning tops, racing cars or scoops for snowballs... The only limit is your imagination.   Si...


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Bilibo Chair (Multi-use Toy) Bilibo specialneedsessentials

Bilibo Chair (Multi-use Toy)

$26.95

The Bilibo Rocking Chair is an innovative shell shaped toy that is fun for kids of all ages. With its multitude of uses, the only limit for the Bilibo is one's imagination. The Bilibo can be transformed into anything from a spinning chair to a helmet.  While promoting basic motor skills and balance, the Bilibo is a fantastic developmental tool t...


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earBanZ - Kids Headphones for Hearing Protection BabyBanz specialneedsessentials

earBanZ - Kids Headphones for Hearing Protection

$16.99

The Baby earBanz are noise cancelling headphones that provide hearing protection for young children and individuals with sensitive hearing. The earBanz protect the most sensitive ears, dulling loud harmful noise, while still letting other ambient noises be heard. They are a great tool for helping to deal with sensory processing disorders, as wel...


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earBanZ - Infant Hearing Protection BabyBanz specialneedsessentials

earBanZ - Infant Hearing Protection

$15.99

Baby earBanz (noise cancelling headphones) are the perfect solution to provide hearing protection for infants or children with sensitive hearing. The Baby earBanz protect the most sensitive ears, dulling loud harmful noise, while still letting other ambient noises be heard. They are a great tool for helping to deal with sensory processing disord...


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Mini Easi-Grip Scissors

Learning

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Mini Easi-Grip Scissors American Educational Products specialneedsessentials

Mini Easi-Grip Scissors

$5.99

The Mini Easi-Grip Scissors are lightweight self-opening scissors used during early scissor skill development or for individuals with SPD or other special needs. The adaptive scissors are 2/3 the size of the standard version and require less hand strength than regular scissors. The small size and wide contoured handles of the loop scissors allow...


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