What is the Bed Wedge Mattress Lifter? Mattress lifters are simple yet effective tools designed to make the task of bed-making easier and quicker. Getting into bed at the end of a long day can be a relief, however, making the bed can be a struggle. The bed wedge mattress lifter aims to make managing […]
limited hand function
A review of the Tru Grip door handle extension kit. A simple a practical way to help make opening doors easier.
The Functionalhand is a gripping aid designed to help people with limited hand function to grip items. It was developed by OT’s Linda Merry and Celine Skertich. They wanted to help their clients progress, achieve and do more for themselves, bridging the gap between determination and ability. Here, our writer and editor Lucy Currier, who
Learn about the Functionalhand, invented by two paediatric therapists, to assist grasp when hand weakness or impairment interferes with function.