Aids for Arthritis Inc.35 Wakefield Drive
Medford, New Jersey 08055
Products distributed by Aids for Arthritis Inc. (listed alphabetically)
2-LEVER GREAT GRIPS
The 2-Lever Great Grips are grasping aids for a door knob designed for use by individuals with arthritis, grasping disabilities, or upper extremity neuromuscular disabilities. Designed for round or awkward door knobs, this device has two flat levers that extend from opposite sides of the grip. The levers that are intended to make it easier to turn door knobs with a closed fist, elbow, or even a single finger. The Great Grips are made of soft material that easily stretches to fit the knob and becomes even more flexible if immersed in hot water for 10 seconds. COLOR: Clear or glow-in-the-dark green.
The Arcorail is a transfer aid designed to assist individuals with mobility disabilities in getting in and out of bed. The P-shaped rail attaches to thee bed frame and swivels out to assist in entering and exiting the bed, and when the user is in bed it locks against the mattress to provide extra security and assistance in turning. The rail can be rotated 360 degress and locked at every 90 degree turn. It comes in three models to fit home style (Queen size), manual or electric homecare beds, or institutional bed frames. OPTIONS: King Cross Bar to fit the rail to a king-sized bed. CAPACITY: 250 pounds.
The Deluxe Gopher is a folding reacher designed for use by individuals with mobility or upper extremity disabilities. This folding reacher has trigger activation with a lock to hold items in the jaws. The jaws are equipped with suction cup grips and can lift up to five pounds. The device is aluminum with a plastic handle. DIMENSIONS: 33 inches long.
Great Grips are door knob or faucet covers designed for use by individuals with arthritis, grasping disabilities, or little or no manual dexterity or strength to open doors or turn faucets. These soft thermoplastic sleeves slip over existing rounded door knobs or faucets. Made of a soft latex-free material, they have a smooth surface to assist in turning. OPTIONS: Built-in AgION antimicrobial, a combination of silver ions bonded to a ceramic material called zeolite; built-in glow-in-the-dark crystals that are visible for six hours after normal exposure to sunlight; color-coded Hot and Cold pair for faucets; Home Modification 5-pack (two clear, one glow-in-the-dark, and a red and blue pair for faucets). COLOR: Clear; green (glow in the dark); pair of red and blue (for hot and cold faucets).