The 14-in-1 Solar Robot is an interactive, educational engineering kit for making solar powered robots, designed for children ages 10 and up with learning disabilities to have them learn about pivotal solar powered technology. The process and the creations encourages scientific learning, logic, and creativity. Users start with the first level of basic robot building and create silly creatures that move around the table. For basic building skills level, players build the turtle bot, beetle bot, q
This product is designed for persons in wheelchairs. It is a 4-seater picnic table. Has room for 2 wheelchairs to also be seated at the table. It is made from high-pressure wood from sustainable sources – FSC Certified. Item will arrive “flatpacked” to save transport costs.
This product is designed for people who use wheelchairs. It is a 6-seater picnic table and has room for 2 wheelchairs to also be seated at the table. It is made from high-pressure wood from sustainable sources – FSC Certified. Item will arrive “flatpacked” to save transport costs.
Abilitations Rainsticks - Cactus - 20 inch (50cm) are therapeutic musical instruments designed for use by children with developmental disabilities to experience and practice auditory processing. They produce a gentle sound and have a smooth feel. Slender enough for even small hands to grab and shake, producing the rush of rain.
PROTOTYPEPURPOSE: To create more engaging, dynamic exhibits for museums science centers, zoos, and aquaria for individuals with visual impairments. The Accessible Aquarium project combines the fields of psychology, computing, music, and assistive technology to develop cutting-edge bio-tracking and behavior- analysis techniques to provide input for multimedia auditory displays, music, and sonifications (use of sound to convey information about data to the listener). The first adaptation is for u
The Acrylic Quart Kit is a set of paint that can be used with the Mural Painting with Art Rollers and Table Top Printing activities, used by children and young adults participating in art therapy activities.
Adapted Two Switch iHome is designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or neurological disabilities. The play/pause and track advance features of the iHome speaker dock for the iPod and iPhone has been adapted to allow the user to turn their iPod music on and off and scan through songs with the simple touch of two switches. This device is only compatible with a 30 pin dock connector. POWER: Requires 3 AAA Batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 6½"W x 4"H x 8"D. WEIGHT: Weight: 1 1/2 lbs. COLOR
The Air-Lite Ball Pit is designed for use by children who are exploring their senses or by children who would benefit from sensory integration activities and/or gross motor therapy. Recommended for children who are tactile defensive. Children can roll, crawl, balance and burrow in this large sensory ball pit. The balls massage and provide deep pressure and relaxation. Cushioned bottom for soft landing and relaxing activities. Great multi-sensory environment for occupational, physical, speech or
These Animal Spinners are a recreational therapy toy designed especially for children with cerebral palsy, any neurological disability, or for persons who have a disability that affects their fine motor skills. Toys that work on 3-finger grasping and isolating thumbs. The toys are colorful, twirly eggs and globes that open to reveal an animal as they spin around. Choking hazard: not for people under 3 years old.
APH Sound Balls are designed for visually-impaired/blind children to learn how to throw, catch, jump or kick a ball, so that they are able to gain skills needed to participate in physical activities as teens and adults. There are two colors to choose from, with sound differences. POWER: Charger included. OPTIONS: Color and sound options. DIMENSIONS: 7.5 inches diameter. COLOR: Red (techno sound) or yellow (boing sound). WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.
Armrest Major Bubbles is a whimsical sensory integration activity in which a wheelchair user who cannot blow essentially feels as though they are blowing bubbles. It was developed in response to a request from a young girl who could not blow but wanted very much to blow bubbles. Attaching to the front of a wheelchair, this bubble blower is activated as the wheelchair is moved forward, creating a magical cloud of bubbles around the user. This item can be switch activated as well, for increase in
Aroma Dough is a scented therapy dough designed to soothe and help release stress, ease muscle pain and stiffness and encourage post-stroke hand movement. Aroma dough is smooth, silky, and responsive to light pressure or heavy kneading and it’s unique moisturizing formula allows a slow release of essential oils for hands-on therapy. Six colors/fragrances are included in one kit: Purple – calming lavender, Blue – ylang ylang to ease anxiety, Green – refreshing peppermint, Yellow – invigorating le
The Aroma Fan and Light Reward is a good addition to a multi-sensory environment designed for users with sensory processing and neurological disorders to engage in olfactory fun. The Aroma Fan and Light Reward has four fan-driven diffusers and switches. Features an adjustable timer for the fans from 5 to 30 seconds. Switch adaptable. Portable or mountable. Works with TFH aroma oils.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To provide an opportunity for children who have difficulty holding and manipulating small items during play, participate in playtime by independently holding and manipulating action figures.
The Gonge Balancing Egg is a unique toy that is inspired by cultures where the ability to carry/transport things on one's head is developed. This is a unique product which heightens children's awareness of their posture and at the same time stimulates their balancing skills. This can also be used as a game between children to see who can keep the egg on their head the longest.
Ball Walk is an activity designed for toddlers or children with balance disabilities to exercise balance. A ball, a bin, and a shovel are needed for this activity.
The Basic Bounce is an inflatable play enclosure designed for use by children with balance disabilities, cerebral palsy, or neurological disabilities. Playing in the enclosure helps children develop their gross motor skills. Safety features include an arched top with netted covering, netted windows, and overlapping replaceable nets at the entry. The enclosure is constructed of colorful, durable vinyl. OPTIONS: Construction options include side wall or entry step. Available decorative art themes
Bear Popper-Animal Popper is designed to increase hand strength and coordination in children in adults. Users grab their Bear around the mid-section and give it a big squeeze! That sudden burst of air pressure pushes out a soft foam ball from the Bears mouth. The harder you squeeze the faster and further the ball will launch. Go the distance or accuracy, with one hand or two. Comes with 6 foam balls and carry net. Various animals are available.
Belly Bumper – Child is designed for children up to 12 years of age with sensory processing disorders. The Belly Bumper is like a bumper cars for your body. It can be used for small-group or large-class play, use Belly Bumpers to run races, play adapted ''bumping'' ball games, or just let off steam. Made of heavy-duty 4-millimeter vinyl with reinforced seams and handles.
The Big Kid Teepee, model T-291) is an accessible playhouse designed for use by children who use wheelchairs. The teepee-style tent is made of fade-resistant, fire-retardant, water-repellent ripstop nylon with pole pockets that enable the tent to be collapsed for storage without removing the poles. The poles are made of splinter-proof PVC plastic pipe and feature soft vinyl protective end caps. The set includes a permanent care and usage label, a full-color hang tag with instructions, and a sto
Bionic Women's StableGrip Golf Glove is designed for golfers whose grasp may be impacted by strength and pain as associated by arthritis or ulnar nerve palsy. The Bionic Golf Glove is specifically designed and cut for the anatomical specifications of female hands. The patented construction of the cabretta leather gloves helps to prevent the user's grip from shifting during each swing.
DIMENSIONS: Length: Small- 6 inches – 6 3/8 inches, Medium- 6 3/8 inches - 6 3/4 inches, Large 6 ¾ inches - 7 1
This Bladeless Fan has no moving parts. It has continuously changing LED lights and no visible fan blade making it safe for curious children. Works both with and without a switch.
The Bobbles Tumbling Anteater is a foam recreational play shape, designed to encourage creative play, balance, gross motor skills and sensory integration. Its soft fabrication makes it lightweight and forehead-friendly, but it's sturdy enough to withstand rough play.
The Bobles Tumbling Chicken is a foam recreational play shape, designed to encourage creative play, balance, gross motor skills and sensory integration. Its soft fabrication makes it lightweight and forehead-friendly, but it's sturdy enough to withstand rough play.
The Bobles Tumbling Crocodile is a foam-based recreational toy that encourages creative play, as well as promotes sensory integration and gross motor skills. The soft fabrication makes it lightweight and forehead-friendly, though it's sturdy enough to withstand rough play.
The Bobles Tumbling Elephant is a foam recreational toy that encourages creative play as well as sensory integration, balance and gross motor skills. Its soft fabrication makes it lightweight and forehead-friendly, but it's sturdy enough to withstand rough play.
The Bobles Tumbling Fish is a foam recreational toy that encourages creative play, balance, gross motor skills and sensory integration. It's soft fabrication makes it lightweight and forehead-friendly, but it's sturdy enough to withstand rough play.
The Bobles Tumbling Turtle is a foam recreational toy that encourages creative play, balance, gross motor skills and sensory integration. Its soft fabrication makes it lightweight and forehead-friendly, but it's sturdy enough to withstand rough play.
The Bobles Tumbling Worm Chair is designed for children who have a hard time sitting still in school and/or focusing on a particular task. The Worm chair is flat on one end and curved on the other end, which enables children to silently be in movement while sitting at their desk.
Body Sox is a product designed for individuals with disabilities who benefit from tactile input that is excellent for tactile stimulation, sensory integration, body boundaries, and self-expression. Increases body awareness, strength, and creativity. Creates a protective and imaginative space for children and adults.
Break Bag is a bag full of fidget toys, including items for fine motor/heavy hand work, gross motor/heavy work, weight, and visual stimulation. Portable, for car rides and travel. Small parts, not for children under 3 years old. Set includes Tangle Therapy (great hand fidget), Transformer Sack (perfect for stretching, moving or snuggling), Busy Fingers Fidget Lap Pad (provides weight for the lap and finger work), Spaghetti Fidget (use as a fidget or a chewy), and Discovery Disc (fine motor, visu
Bubble Tongs™ are designed for young children to engage in a fine motor skill, fun and therapeutic activity for learning pre-scissor skills, developing eye-hand coordination skills, scooping up cotton snowballs, capturing bugs, and water and sand table fun.
Bucket filler books are designed to help teach children how to express benevolence and love and to help pre-teens live happier, more fulfilled lives. The book "Have you Filled a Bucket Today?" is designed to teach children how to express kindness, appreciation and love and how to interact appropriately with their peers. It teaches this through age-appropriate language, explaining that their words affect others and themselves and that this behavior can be "bucket filling" and "dipping".
Bucket stilts are two small buckets designed for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder to practice balance and develop motor skills. These sturdy plastic stilts feature a nylon cord for added stability.
The Build N' Balance Set is designed to help children work on improving their balance, motor planning and coordination skill development. It comes complete with 10 interchangeable components to create multiple obstacle courses. Users can create inclines, declines, high surfaces (up to 9.5") and low surfaces (as low as 4") for children to navigate. The set includes: Build N' Balance Yellow Tops, Build N' Balance Red Tops and a Build N' Balance Blue Planks. DIMENSIONS: Build N' Balance Yellow Tops
Busy Fingers™ Gel Fidget is a fidget toy designed for children with autism, with sensory integration disorder, or any child who has trouble paying attention or sitting still. Use when stressed, bored or seeking sensory input. Has the added benefit of it helping to boost their concentration and focus as well as fine motor skills and fine motor strengthening. Can be kept in a backpack or parent’s bag and used at home, school, clinic, or while riding in a car. For ages 3 and up. DIMENSIONS: 5.5 inc
The Cando Digi-Flex Hand/Finger Exerciser is a patented spring-loaded resistance device for individual finger or entire hand exercises. The exerciser develops individual finger strength, flexibility and coordination as well as builds hand and forearm strength. Use the buttons alone to exercise fingers or the entire unit for a complete hand and forearm exercise. OPTIONS: Weight options. SIZES: X-light, light, medium, heavy or x-heavy. WEIGHT: Between 1.5 and 9 pounds; dependent on size selected.
Cando Scented Therapy Putty is a scented recreational dough that helps users develop grip strength and focused attention. The added scent of each putty allows for sensory integration. Each set of four contains the following scents and resistances: vanilla (extra-extra soft), banana (extra soft), cherry (soft), and apple (medium). Nonedible.
Image Stabilization Binoculars are high-powered binoculars that include a feature that stabilizes an image regardless of involuntary movements, shaking, or tremors associated with such diagnosis of Parkinson’s Disease or multiple sclerosis. One push of a button activates the stabilization feature. This is ideal for hunting or wildlife viewing. The binoculars are waterproof and can be mounted on any standard tripod or mounting system.
The Car Starter is a key turner that provides extra leverage for use by individuals with arthritis or grasping disabilities. The car starter works with almost all car keys, including those with plastic head covers. The key turner can also be used for a car door, trunk keys, as well as your regular home keys. ?The device can hold up to two plastic head keys or up to 4 keys without plastic heads. Keys fold in when not in use.
Spot Markers provide visual learning and social skills training for children to sit (or stand) in their spot. Bold colors help children gravitate toward their place on the floor, but can also be used on a chair or as a space saver place marker at the table. These colorful boundaries teach children crucial social skills of respecting their own and each others personal space. Spot Markers can also be used for some gross motor activities like stepping stones and games that need bases and targets. L
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: This walker is designed for those who need additional standing and walking support while at the beach or in other recreational play environments. PVC pipe is configured into a walker and large wheels are attached to help push through water and/or sand. COMMENTS: The Child's Beach Walker allows children with walking difficulties, gross motor skills or balance issues walk with stability.
The Clip Fan is an Adapted Therapeutic Learning toy to be used by special education teachers, occupational therapists, speech therapists, parents, and biomedical engineers working with children who have upper extremity, sensory, neurological, or cognitive disabilities, to work on developing visual skills. Built in LED lights allow the user to create 64 different exciting light show effects and patterns, with the potential to increase visual attention. The fan has a separate on/off switch for the
The Clothespin Color Wheel is a do it yourself busy bag designed to help low vision and learning disabled special needs children learning how to match colors.
The Clown's Hat Balancing Toy is deigned to develop body consciousness and attention to posture. It takes concentration and balance to wear the clown's hat. Shaped to make it easy to use with parts so soft that falling rings will not hurt. Set includes five parts made of artificial rubber and EVA foam.
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: Based in an interactive multimedia computer system this prototype aims to stimulate persons with dementia and memory disabilities to have more enjoyable and rewarding conversations between their caregivers. A team of searchers from Scotland has developed a Computer Interactive Reminiscence and Conversation Aid (CIRCA). CIRCA is compromised of a simple touch-screen with easy-to-follow instructions and requires no IT competence. When switched on, CIRCA displays a
The Crawl and- Calm Resistance Tunnel encourages crawling, pushing, pulling, heavy work and exploration as one moves through the resistant fabric. Joints receive proprioception input through the stretchy crawling tunnel while increasing body strength support sensory integration. For use at home, school, clinic or while traveling as this tunnel folds for transport.
These Crazy Coiler Keychain Fidgets are stretchy, loop-shaped fidget coils on a keychain that attaches to backpacks, belt loops, worn as a bracelet, and more. They are a portable and silent self-regulation sensory tool that can be used in the classroom, and can be used for bilateral coordination practice.
Creating Ability's Universal Paddling Seat for Canoes is designed for individuals with limited mobility due to a spinal cord injury, neurological impairment or illness impacting motor control. The Universal Paddling Seat’s back structure consists of pelvic, lateral, lumbar, and upper-back supports. The back has several vertical adjustments to fit different torso lengths and types. The upper unit (the upper-back rest and laterals) can be adjusted independently or removed completely, for those wh
Creating Ability's Universal Paddling Seat is designed for kayakers with limited mobility due to a spinal cord injury, neurological impairment or illness impacting motor control. The Universal Paddling Seat’s back structure consists of pelvic, lateral, lumbar, and upper-back supports. The back has several vertical adjustments to fit different torso lengths and types. The upper unit (the upper-back rest and laterals) can be adjusted independently or removed completely, for those who do not need t
These scooter boards are designed for children or individuals who have physical developmental disabilities to help users further their gross motor skills by sitting and moving around by pushing off the floor with their legs. High impact resistant. Allow movement in any direction. Grasp inside handles to protect fingers during play. MATERIALS: Molded polypropylene, nylon casters. DIMENSIONS: 12 inch Length x 12 inch Width. COLORS: Purple, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, or Red.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Helps children with movement disabilities ride a tricycle safely with guidance. A store-bought tricycle is adapted with the addition of foot holders, a seat back, seat belt and a PVC pipe push bar. COMMENTS: The DIY Adaptive Tricycle is designed for children with mobility issues, low muscle tone, or other disabilities that prevent them from riding independently. SKILLS REQUIRED: Basic construction (fine motor skills). AUTHOR: Unspecified. TITLE: Adapti
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: This DIY device helps a disabled individual participate in recreational activities such as dancing and exercise. Innertube material, harnesses, and a ceiling attachment rod make up the Adult Johnny Jumper. COMMENTS: The Adult Johnny Jumper is designed to accommodate those with disabilities who normally wouldn't be able to dance or exercise independently. SKILLS REQUIRED: Construction (fine motor). AUTHOR: Unspecified. TITLE: Adult Johnny Jumper. REF: I
***Do It Yourself*** D.I.Y. Electronic Dice is designed for use by individuals with limited fine motor and upper extremity strength and coordination due to arthritis, neurological impairment, illness or surgery. It can be used children and adults during recreational games. Materials: Electronic Die with a 3.5 millimeters mono headphone socket. Thin wire (e.g 7 strand 0.2millimeters). Soldering iron (15 to 30 Watt power). Thin solder. Soldering flux. Desoldering braid. Step 1: Drill a hole. Locat
***Do It Yourself*** Game Console Switch Interface Deluxe is designed for use by individuals with limited fine motor and coordination while accessing Playstations. Materials: 1x Sega Dreamcast Arcade Stick 1x Ultimarc iPac board with USB PC lead. 1x Ultimarc Playstation adapter with case, fitted with latest PCB and OneSwitch.org.uk control-set chip. 1x PS/2 to PS/2 connecting lead 1x USB Keyboard 1x On/Off switch (e.g. Maplin's "JR96E") 3x Small push switches (e.g. Maplin's "FH59P") 27x 3.5mm so
Dance Party is a do it yourself activity to encourage gross motor skills and awareness of rhythm for students with cognitive or other disabilities.
Theses Dial for perfect vision glasses are designed for individuals who have a disability which affects their vision. They are strength adjustable from +0.5 to +4.5 power by rolling the dials near the hinges.
The Disc Slide is a manual dexterity device which encourages children to simulate a day-to-day buttoning function by passing a disc through a stitched button hole. The Disc Slide not only improves children's fine motor skills and confidence, but will facilitate dressing skills.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To provide assistance for those with limited fine motor strength and dexterity to light a lighter rod. MATERIALS USED: Plasticine or clay, Lighter rod, 2 component casting silicone with stiffness A30, 5 pieces wood, Low density polyutherane foam, Braided polyamide rope (rope with little stretch), 2 Eyebolts, Putty, Bicycle brake lever, Paint. TOOLS NEEDED: Drill, Sandpaper. PREPPARATION: 1. Personalize Hand Print: Use the Plasticine or clay to make a h
The DIY Pool Noodle Balance Beam is designed for children with balance disabilities to engage in a vestibular activity.
The DIY Pumpkin Twister Game is designed for children with balance disabilities to play during the Fall, Halloween, or Thanksgiving time.
DIY Switch Air-Surfer is designed to assist individual with limited mobility and fine motor coordination due to cerebral palsy, stroke, and brain injuries participate in recreational play by using a switch to fly the model plane. Materials 1x "Air-Surfer". 2x 3.5 millimeter mono headphone socket. Thin wire (e.g 7strand 0.2 millimeter). Shrink-wrap. Soldering iron (15 to 30 Watt power). Thin solder. Soldering flux. Desoldering braid. Cordless drill with 1x 1/4 drill bit. Knife or wire strippers.
The Djeco Green Rain Shaker is a toy that helps promote dexterity, and motor planning, while also providing children with audio sensory input. The shaker also provides users with a hand eye coordination activity by aiming to shake the little beads into holes included in the shaker.
The Duplo Consonant Blend Activity is a do it yourself activity with Duplos, the larger versions of LEGOs, designed for children with language learning and speech disabilities to do. Teaches the child words with common blends.
Early Childhood Break Box is a box full of educational toys and therapy tools, designed for young children and meant to engage those persons with autistic traits or Asperger’s syndrome, Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder or any students who cannot sit still. The box is geared toward preventing disruptive behavior by integrating the sensory motor activities throughout the day. Assists in self-regulation in order to develop the ability to calm down, channel energy, and focus for extended p
The Easel Accessory Set is a set of accessories for am easel designed for young artists ages 3 and up with upper extremity disabilities to use. It includes four eight-ounce bottles of vibrant poster paint, four spill-proof paint cups, four medium sized brushes, a roll of easel paper, a 10-pack of jumbo rainbow chalk, an eraser and a dry erase marker.
Educational Insights Robot Face Race is an interactive board game for children ages 4-8 years to practice visual perceptual, visual scanning, visual discrimination, turn taking, and cooperative play skills.
The EWheels EW-08 Fat Tire Electric Scooter is designed for indoor or outdoor use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities. The scooter features super-wide 8.5 inch tires, and two passenger seat. The motor can reach speeds up to 20 mph, and can travel 50 miles on a single charge.
Fold-up Animals is a do it yourself activity to help build fine motor skills such as cutting and drawing for individuals with disabilities.
Portable stage rolls into place, supports 200 pounds per square foot. Available in 4 heights, 5 widths, and 18 depths. Platform has rubber wheels, for moving when folded, steel understructure, and a lock system which prevents movement. Vertical support columns are steel tubing joined laterally at the bottom by steel angles. All face, floor, and tailboards are structural grade lumber. Floorboards are 3/4 by 11 inches. Options: exposed and recessed wall mounting brackets; side, back, and step safe
The Freedom Concepts Freedom Climber provides therapeutic recreation for children 5 years of age and under. The Freedom Climber is designed to help children develop gross motor skills. The activity net can be used in a therapy center, school, or at home. It can be set up in various ways to work on balance, strength, coordination and motor planning.
The Freedom Staff Portable Vehicle Hand Controls is a system that is designed to help users with physical challenges drive safely. The controls can travel from vehicle to vehicle with the user,and can be quickly installed in any automobile with an automatic transmission, and packed and stowed when not needed. Features include:
The Freestyle Spooner Board is a balance training device designed for individuals of all ages with balance disabilities to improve core strength and stability, leg strength, balance, coordination and gross-motor skills. With the Freestyle Spooner Board, the user can learn skateboarding, surfing and snowboarding techniques all year round. Raised edges and gripping surface, no slip. Stand, sit rock, spin, slide, tilt, flip, wobble on it. Suitable for indoor and outdoor use.
The Give a Flip is a bean bag game designed for children with weak hand-eye coordination to allow them to work on process timing skills. This game is an ideal tool for children to help them work independently on hand-eye and hand-foot coordination, visual tracking, motor planning, as well as persistence.
Includes 1 wooden stomp board and 2 nylon beanbags.
Give It A Whirl! is a “flying” machine for wheelchair users to experience colorful art, sensory integration, and participate in recreational therapy. User slides the whirly onto the armrests, then the roll and the spinning, whirling, twirling, color wheels are set into motion, letting the artist of this composition feel as though they are the pilot, flying in their wheelchair.
This Glitter Roll and Music Base/Switch is an Adapted Therapeutic Learning device designed for children with developmental disabilities for use at school or home and meant to encourage reaching and swiping. The switch provides multi-sensory stimulation with its roller action and built-in music box. The clear, cylindrical roller contains a variety shapes. The user will roll it to activate the music base. It can also be used as an external capability switch without music when connected to a device
Glitter wands are designed to increase hand eye coordination in children. Glitter wands are 12 inches long and offer a feast for the eyes. By turning this wand from end to end, children receive a visual display that helps concentrate their hand eye coordination abilities.
Go! Board with 8 Icon Holders is a direct selection communicator and educational toy specifically designed for lower-functioning children with communication disabilities who can benefit from a picture schedule. Simply insert photography or symbols representing a desired activity into the icon holders. When the activity is completed, the icon is removed and placed in the receptacle at the base of the unit. The Go! Board with 8 Icon Holders can be used to help children who have difficulty transiti
Blow Lotto is designed for children to develop breathing control and lip muscles. Players take turns at blowing the ball from one hole to another, which requires control of the direction and speed of the ball. Nine holes show different pictures, which are also featured on the players' lotto cards. The first player to covers all the pictures is the winner. Set includes plastic frame, ball, game board with track on both sides, four lotto boards with animal pictures on both sides, storage box and 3
The Mini Top is designed for young children to teeter, swing and spin around-at first with the help of an adult, and subsequently on their own. It encourages motor activities which are important for a child's early development of his/her sense of balance (the vestibular system) and motor control. The shape of the Mini Top makes it safe for young children: it is constructed to be big enough, but not too big, for young children. The geometric shape ensures that the tilting motion gradually slows d
The Gonge Paddling Pool is a round, sand and water table that's easy for children to access and provides a fun learning environment. Children are able to experience tactile and sensory play when the device is filled with either sand or water. The shallow depth also ensures kids stay safe when playing in the water.
The Gonge Tactile Discs are a set of inviting tactile material that challenges children’s sense of touch on both hands and feet, at the same time developing the ability to describe sense impressions verbally. The tactile discs, made of synthetic rubber, contain different tactile structures, each with its own color. The discs offer innumerable possibilities in terms of playing ranging from a fundamental sensing of the tactile structures, to blindfold games based on memory and recognition. The gam
The Gonge Throwing Game is designed for students to practice their hand eye coordination and motor planning in a recreational environment. Students throw six soft juggling balls at the target, using a point system where hitting the colored bags will score different points according to difficulty. The set includes a large stand mounted with polyester bags in four colors.
This Gross Motor Skills Development Set includes a broad selection of the most popular gross motor toys to be used by therapists with patients ages 3 to 10 working on balance, coordination, motor planning, or working with vestibular input. This set can be used to create fun obstacle courses in a therapy room or gym. Includes enough equipment to keep several children engaged at once.
The Gyrobix Explorer toy allows for a user to spin, turn, twirl, twist a magnetic disk around the dual pegs. Spin the triangular handles to create an optical illusion and make the magnetic spinning wheel race from side to side. Play vertically or horizontally.
Hemisphere Stilts are designed for children to practice balancing and motor planning skills. Hemisphere stilts adapt to the child's walking movements in a natural way. Sold in a set of 3 pairs: one red, one yellow, and one blue.
Hilltops is a motor skills training toy for children, preschool age to third grade age, or anyone with physical developmental disabilities who needs to further develop their gross motor skills. The individual may step or jump from “hilltop” to “hilltop”. Hilltops develop the person's ability to estimate distances and makes them more familiar with heights, therefore this is also an activity to improve perceptual motor skills. Each Hilltop is has with rubber “feet" which prevent the hilltops from
I Can Learn Shapes: Play, Trace, Draw is a product designed for children with learning disabilities to learn shapes. It is a multi-sensory approach to learning shapes. This printable has a mini "shape road," solid line shape and dotted line shape. Laminate the page for durability and multiple use. Use the "shape road" to play with a mini toy car or place "loose parts" over the road. Place glitter glue or hot glue over the solid line shape; then have the child trace over the shape with their fing
The I Spy ABC Treasure Map Writing Activity is a pirate themed learning activity designed for low vision children to find letters and write them as they find them.
The Incredibrace knee support is designed for a young adult to adult with arthritis or other disabilities which affect the knee joint. The Incredibrace is made out of soft and stretchy material and fits snugly around the knee, from mid-thigh to upper-calf. The Incredibrace is retains heat around muscles, helps promote blood flow and healing. It is made from germanium fiber, bamboo charcoal, and spandex. Is machine washable.
This inflatable clown punching bag is designed for children with autism or sensory processing disorders. It provides an outlet and at the same time it gives a good upper-body workout. Made of two sections. Contains 2 valves. Fill the bottom with sand or water. Inflate top section with air (by mouth). May require topping off every few days. Available in two sizes.
Kes-vir(™) Designer Waterfal Swmisuit is designed for girls with limited arm and leg movement as well as low muscle tone. The swimsuit opens up flat and wraps over the body with ties, Velcro and fasteners for larger sizes for fastening. It has a waterproof wrap-over diaper liner integrated within the swimsuit to contain any bowel movements (not designed to keep in urine). The integrated diaper liner is designed to prevent clogging of pool filters. It is made out of a chlorine resistant fabric wi
Lacing & Tracing Shapes are lacing cards designed for children with fine motor disabilities to provide an inviting way for them to build the essential competence of hand-eye coordination. These brightly colored shapes and laces make skill-building especially fun. Along with nine 27-inch laces, the set includes sturdy chipboard cards in the shape of a fish, a horse, a butterfly, a heart, an airplane, a gingerbread man, a triangle, a circle, and a square. The cards also double as tracing tools
Lego® Switches is designed for use by children with limited upper extremity strength and coordination as a result of cerebral palsy, stroke and traumatic brain injury. The slightest touch on this plate switch will activate any adapted device. Children can build their own Lego scene on the compact plate play area with the included kit. Encourages your child to reach out and activate the switch. It can be used for teaching cause and effect and to encourage active play.
The lighted reader is a pair of optical lenses in a plastic frame with LED lights on them, designed for readers of any age who need magnification in order to read. They come in three magnification settings; 3.0, 3.5, or 4.0. They are also designed to only shine its LED lights straight ahead or directly on the words that the user is reading, as to not disturb others who are near.
Magnetic Letters on the Garage Door is a do it yourself educational activity designed for children learning to read and write to encourage movement and learning in letter identification and spelling. This activity is done using magnetic letters and a garage door.
Marble Mazes are designed to facilitate finger pincer grasp, finger isolation and strengthening. Users will be asked to push an enclosed, stainless steel ball through
an 8.5" X 11" stretchy, cloth maze that is full of straight, curved and zig-zag pathways. There are four designs to choose from.
Melissa & Doug Primary Lacing Beads is an occupational therapy approved toy for children ages 2-5 years old to help them develop fine motor skills. The Lacing Beads includes thirty wooden beads in six vibrant colors and five distinct shapes, and two extra-long laces that can be used for many activities. Stringing the easily grasped beads promotes eye-hand coordination, fine motor, cognitive, and visual perception skills. The beads can be sorted and counted for a mathematical application, or
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: 1. Allow individuals with limited bilateral hand coordination to participate in ball catching activity.
The Mini Bike Pedal Exerciser is a modified exercise bicycle designed for individuals with upper and lower extremity disabilities to improve circulation, muscle strength, coordination, range of motion, and flexibility. The user may place on a tabletop to pedal with their arms or it can be placed on the floor to be used with the person's legs.
The Mini Rainboshaker is like a noisemaker designed for children who need auditory input stimulation. The user can shake, turn, and roll the toy as the colorful beads inside create a unique sound as they cascade down or when shaken. The design is good for little hands.
The Mini Stepper Exerciser is an exercise machine designed for individuals with lower extremity disabilities or for those who spend an extended amount of time sitting to improve circulation in the legs and feet, muscle strength, and flexibility as well as to tone the waist, calves, hips, and thighs. Ideal for individuals recovering from knee surgery, with limited mobility. Features an adjustable tension pulley system. Stepping action is smooth and low impact. Hydraulic design replicates stair cl
The Mobo Triton Pro – The Ultimate Three Wheeled Cruiser is a tricycle designed for individuals 48 – 75 inches tall with mobility disabilities to ride comfortably. Use the Mobo Triton Pro – The Ultimate Three Wheeled Cruiser for a smooth ride with this durable cycle. Single Speed Gearing. Rear Steering Handlebars. Free-Wheel Mechanism Hub. Hand Caliper. Chainless. Inflatable Rubber Tires. Cushioned. Safety Flag Included.
The Mood Stabilization Kit is designed for children with autism or attention deficit disorders who need a mood stabilizer and/or sensory items . The kit is complete with a bean bag that is lightweight and portable and ideal for children with low muscle tone or for those with sensory to hard surfaces, a Reggie Regulation Ruler or a fidget, Emotion Calms Putty for strengthening hands and for fun (as it changes colors when user twists and pulls), and a weighted lap pad that improves social skills,
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To provide an opportunity for children who have difficulty with fine motor and upper extremity coordination participate in drawing activities by using a weighted marker holder to select and recap markers.
Original Pedo Trike is designed for children 2-9 years of age who are working on enhancing their posture control, bilateral coordination, spatial awareness and motor planning for young children. The design includes two front swiveling wheels to allow safe maneuvering without any obstructions from the wheels. The adjustable seat height and handlebar height can be adjusted (2.5 centimeters increments) to accommodate a growing user. It is designed for indoor and outdoor use as well. The Pedo is mad
PROTOTYPE --- PURPOSE: To design a sensory-stimulating outdoor play activity center for children with limited physical and cognitive abilities. The prototype frame structure consists of five activity stations and nine different activities. The frame structure is weatherproof, height-adjustable, and can be easily dismantled for storage. Activities are designed to stimulate the visual, auditory, and tactile senses. Components are interchangeable and removable for cleaning or storage. The frame is
The P.G. Sof's Playground Balls are made of roto-molded foamed vinyl, which combines the best of playground balls and coated foam balls. These recreational balls are squeezable, sting-free and bouncy (much like a rubber ball). The diameter of the ball can be varied by about 1 inch to find the right bounce and softness.
Each set includes one of each color: Blue, Green, Orange, Purple, Red, Yellow (set of 6).
Paddle Pong is a two player classic arcade style game designed specifically for individuals with special needs. The players can use the program with a variety of input devices simultaneously to move their respective paddles. For example, both players can use switches, or one player can use switches while the other player can use a mouse, touch window or the keyboard. For switch users, two switches are used for each player, one to move the paddle up and the other to move it down.
The Paint Tray for Quick and Easy Color is a part of the Tabletop Printer activity meant for art therapy for use by individuals with hyperactive tendencies. Participants create their own print plate, which is attached to the print drum, "inked up" with acrylic paint, and their design is printed on paper or fabric.
Perplexus is a 3-dimensional maze that is interactive, kinetic, and a strong motor planning exercise. This transparent, spherical maze houses a tiny silver marble and 100 obstacles to maneuver through. Players work with gravity to carefully twist, flip, and turn the sphere to guide the marble down the track they have chosen to navigate. Kids will think they are just having fun but they also will be exercising their motor and dexterity skills and improving their eye/hand coordination.
The Play Fish Mat is a tactile game that stimulates the senses making the player react quickly. This game can be played by individuals with Autism, ADHD, or cognitive or learning disabilties. The game contains six different colorful fish. The player pokes, prods, or pushes the sparkly blue gel and fish. This mat can be used on the floor or table top.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To assist children use adapted tools to support interactive pool play.
ProPel paddle adaptations is designed for use by individuals with use of one arm due to an amputation or neurological impairment, which allows the user to paddle using one arm. An armband on the forearm creates an attachment point that releases instantly when you let go of the paddle. The hand/forearm/paddle adaptation forms the power triangle that maximizes your power and control while only using one arm. Adjusts easily and fits any paddle.
The Pull-Buoy 3-in-1 Balance Board allows children to test and develop their balance skills. Rounded fulcrums can be instantly snapped-on to the platform to increase the height and balance challenge. The board also features an embedded "Z"-shaped track which ends with two catch basins. Smooth and controlled tilt changes allow a ball to be rolled along the track; jerky movements cause the ball to roll off the track. High-impact polyethylene/nylon construction is featured, with underside ribbing
The Pull-Buoy Starter Beam Set consists of easily portable beams that attach together in seconds with shatter-proof plugs. Each section is 2 feet long x 5 inches wide by 2.25 inches high, for 12 feet of beam. Optional hexagonal BeamDocks open the imagination to dozens of different shapes and balance challenges. Constructed of no-tear, unbreakable Dura-Tuff foam for years of institutional use. The included activity guide offers over 30 set-ups and creative uses.
The Push Whisk is a whisk designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. This push whisk is good for those with hand function weakness as there is no need to grasp the handle. The whisk is activated by pushing down on the top of the handle. The base of the whisk then rotates allowing you to whisk eggs, froth milk, mix milkshakes and more.
With Puzzlelations, Children are introduced to geometric and spatial concepts through play with these big triangle-shaped puzzle pieces to make tessalations. The set includes large 4-color puzzle pieces, each side with a different color. Sixteen pieces in total, four different colors.
The Rabbit Sensory Habitat is a room full of sensory products, deep pressure and weighted activities designed for children who are overly sensitive to or overly responsive to stimuli, to calm and soothe them. All of the packages above includes swings, lighting, and other tools, designed also to target aggressive behaviors like avoiding school work and tasks, hitting (self or others), uncontrolled energy, or withdrawn/sluggish movement. Each habitat is also highly flexible, adapts for different n
Rainbow Sorting Crayons offer a hands-on introduction to colors. Students can build vocabulary, oral language and print awareness by identifying the colors and manipulatives. Set includes eight crayons, each containing six manipulatives. Colors include red, orange, yellow, green, blue, purple, pink and brown. Crayons are packaged in a flip-top cardboard storage box and include an activity guide packed with fun activities covering a broad area of color sorting skills, patterning and more.
The Raynes Rail is a tactile and voice output orientation aid and an exhibit accessibility system designed for people who are blind or have low vision. The Raynes Rail can be installed in a variety of environments to provide audible and braille navigation and orientation information at strategic points. One or more rails can be installed in a location. Each rail has a braille label on one side providing navigation and orientation information about the premises in close proximity to the rail. The
Refresh! Life Re-Energized Program is a health and fitness program for older adults who have a loss of functional ability. The program's goal is to improve health outcomes, allowing older adults to remain in their own homes. Refresh is designed to be led by direct service staff who do not need to be licensed healthcare providers, making it accessible in a wide variety of programs and settings. This is a weekly program that can be used in adult day programs, senior centers, and other settings.
The Reizen Wireless Vibrating Pager is designed for users with hearing disabilities, who are hard of hearing or are deaf. The device consists of a large push-button transmitter and a portable receiver that vibrates and flashes an LED light when the transmitter is activated. The Reizen Wireless Vibrating Pager has an open-air working range for 250 meters (approximately 820 feet). Additional features include:
The River Stones Balancing Path is a large-motor activity set that provides unlimited opportunity for developing balance and coordination. Use the River Stones to build different balancing paths. Designed so that they cannot overturn, the plastic, "stones" feature rubber studs on the base which prevent slipping and protect the floor. Vary the position of the pieces for a heightened challenge. Set of six stones includes three big stones and three small stones.
Made of high quality wood, the Rockin' Rocker Board helps improve balance reactions, motor planning and coordination. Use for righting reactions, tilting reactions and dynamic standing balance. Use in multiple positions and activities--sitting, kneeling, standing and even playing outdoor games.
ROMPA® Musical Squorner is designed by children and adults with sensory processing disorders, cognitive, emotional and intellectual disabilities. Users can sit, sink and relax as the vibrations and music penetrates deep into the body. The Squorner is bead-filled to conform to the user’s body.
The Ruff's House Teaching Tactile Set is a product designed for children grades Pre-K and up with sensory processing disorders to calm them through tactile exploration as well as practice language, math and fine motor skills. The child helps the fuzzy dog find all the bones he hid in his doghouse. All bones are textured and made out of rubber or cloth and feature smooth, silky, scratchy, bumby, ridged and more textures. Early math games can prepare students for math success and Ruff and his bone
SandScapes is a liquid motion toy designed for users ages 3 and up with low vision and sensory disabilities to play with. User can turn over to start the motion again. Contains non-toxic solvents and oils and is non-flammable.
The screw board is a pegboard designed for individuals with fine motor disabilities to work on sorting and matching skills. User will keep their hands busy with this activity. This sturdy wooden board sits securely on a table and contains over 40 bolt and screw sets with multiple levels.
SensaTrak is designed for children who are working on improving their balance and sensory integration. The slightest movement inside the air-filled tube provides children with a variety input while trying to keep their balance. The rhythmic rocking can be a calming and soothing factor for some children; while the erratic bouncing, rotation and shaking can provide the just-right input for some kids. It is made of heavy duty vinyl.
The Sensory Dome is designed to provide visual and tactile stimulation. Bright pom-pom balls dance around inside while music plays and the dome vibrates.
Slippery Squares and Spheres is a sensory integration activity designed for use with children with neurological, cognitive, or sensory disabilities for the user to develop fine motor skills. This comprehensive kit provides sensory stimulation by the tiny polymers that expand to over 200 times their original size when left sitting in water. The user can throw, squeeze and even just to watch as the Slippery Spheres and Squares slip, slide, bounce and expand to huge proportions. Ideal for tactile s
This six piece magnification set is designed for use by individuals with low vision or persons who have a disability that affects their vision. The set includes 4x, 5x,6x,7x,8x, and 10x magnification lenses.
The Skil-Care Aqua Air Weights use of resistive aquatic therapy is effective for strengthening the upper body and offers less risk of muscle strain than land-based exercise. The Skil-Care Aqua Air Weight is manufactured from non-allergenic chlorine resistant vinyl that dries quickly as to avoid wetting other items when packed. Designed with air valves that provide easy filling access, the weights can be filled by mouth or with an air pump. Weights are sold in cases of ten (10).
Skillbuilders Rolls and Half Rolls provide an adaptive shape for rolling and rocking movements, coordination and vestibular training and positioning. Thick, waterproof polyurethane coating is seam-free and allows for easy cleaning. Rolls have a solid core to help prevent "bottoming out". OPTIONS: Size options. SIZES: Various. DIMENSIONS: According to size selected.
COLOR: Blue or Red. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.
Snoezelen Multisensory environments (MSE) are a specialized selection of sensory equipment and materials that may help clients adapt their responses to sensory stimulation and to advance education and therapy goals. Each Snoezelen construction is designed to offer individuals with special needs and challenging conditions the opportunity to exercise choice through action.
Snoezelen Multisensory environments (MSE) are a specialized selection of sensory equipment and materials that may help clients adapt their responses to sensory stimulation and to advance education and therapy goals. Each Snoezelen construction is designed to offer individuals with special needs and challenging conditions the opportunity to exercise choice through action.
Provide a quiet space, vestibular input, and heavy work with the Soft-Lite Barrel. Children can crawl through it to enhance spatial awareness and with movement, it provides strong vestibular input. This lightweight barrel weighs 20 pounds but has a working load of 225 pounds.
DIMENSIONS: 28 inches outer diameter x 16 inches inner diameter x 36 inches long.
CAPACITY: Accommodates up to 225 pounds user weight.
WEIGHT: 20 pounds.
WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.
Sonic Scooters are a small scooting device made for recreational movement and cooperative play. The tongue-and-groove design allows students to "train" as many scooters together as they like, from two on up.
Sonic Scooters are a small scooting device made for recreational movement and cooperative play. The tongue-and-groove design allows students to "train" as many scooters together as they like, from two on up.
Bolster Scooters allow children practice extension patterns as well as bilateral motor coordination. Sitting astride a movable surface aids development of balance reactions. Beginning in a straddle position, a child can turn in sitting and then move forward to hands and feet, developing important transitions.
A basic "steamroller" that provides effective deep pressure input for smaller children and adults. Users can also "hang out" in the rollers to improve their concentration and focus before sitting activities or classroom work.
The Spiky Tactile Glove is an ultra silky-soft and stretchy, multi-sensory glove intended for use by individuals ages 5 and up with autism, attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder, or sensory processing disorder. The glove provides great deep pressure input to the user's hands and tactile input to their arms and legs when the glove is worn with the "spiky" side of it palm-side-down. It can also be used for tactile massages or as a writing glove. Fits left or right hand.
The SqUoosh Chair is an item designed for children with sensory motor development disabilities to play on. Designed specifically to squeeze into the child when sitting on it, providing a gentle, calming proprioceptive hug to help their systems organize. The bottom has a small flat section for some stability, but can easily be rocked to add a vestibular element. Can be used in many ways, straddle it and pretend it’s a horse, lay prone across it to read a book. For another exercise, the child can
The Star Wars™ BB-8™ App-Enabled Droid™ is designed for children ages 8 and up with learning disabilities and attention deficit disorder to engage their minds in science and learning about space. Features a unique adaptive personality that changes as users play, BB-8™ shows a range of expressions and even perks up when given commands. Users may set it to patrol and watch the Droid explore autonomously, make up their own adventure and guide BB-8™ their self, or create and view holographic recordi
These stretchy chewy bracelets are designed for individuals that have a problem sitting still or have a disability in which they need to chew on something or that causes that individual to grind their teeth, such as Down Syndrome or Autism.
The Super Duper Squeezers™ are designed for individuals exercising their dexterity by using a 3-finger grasps or through using their pincher. Is a jumbo version of Skinny Mini Squeezers™ Tweezer-style tongs have very pointy tips which offers more practice of fine motor skills. For ages 5-up. Adult supervision is required due to the pointy tips.
The Super Saxoflute is a tube construction set for building an instrument designed specifically for children with learning disabilities to encourage fine motor skills, creativity, and an interest in music. Using twenty-four interconnecting tubes, including two mouthpieces and two horns, kids get to plan out, build, and actually play their very own colorfully wacky instruments.
SwingEase is a patent-pending product that enables children 6-36 months of age to safely and comfortably swing on a traditional playground swing. The SwingEase also allows a child to swing on a caregiver's lap while safely secured.
The SwingEase connects directly to a standard chain swing, converting it to a toddler swing. It has a comfortable cloth seat that supports the child across the chest, back, and under arms. An adjustable strap provides perfect fit for children of various sizes. Safety
The Tabletop Printer and Paint Tray is an art therapy activity meant for use by persons with physical disabilities engaging in the Table Top Printer Activity to calm those individuals with a hyperactivity disorders. This engaging activity focuses the artist. Participants create their own print plate, which is attached to the print drum, "inked up" with acrylic paint, and their unique design is printed on paper or fabric.
The Tactile Hand Fidget is a sensory for children with disabilities who benefit from tactile stimulation to keep their busy so their mind can focus. About the size of a credit card, the Tactile Tiger Hand Fidget offers two-sided stimulation, with a raised tiger image on one side and tactile bristles on the other. Flexible and easily carried in purse or pocket.
The Therapy Net Swing is a therapy product designed for children or adults with sensory processing disorders to stimulate the vestibular system, linear movement and also to provide ample proprioception (pressure to the joints). Children like to relax in the net swing but it is also a good place for them to read a book or do homework with a clipboard or hard surface on their lap. Safety Connectors NOT included.
The Transformer Sensory Sack aims to transform a child's mood from hyper and distracted, to alert and calm. The adaptive sack provides deep pressure, resistance, heavy work and snuggling capabilities. Users with sensory processing disorder (SPD) are able to stretch, crawl, move, roll and relax while receiving calming sensory integration therapy at the same time. DIMENSIONS: 40 inches length x 20 inches width. CAPACITY: 100 pound weight capacity. COLOR: Blue. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the
The Climbing Wall is designed for children with little coordination, poor motor planning skills, and weak muscles to develop those skills along with confidence and muscle tone. Buyers are to send into Fun and Function their room dimensions and the child’s or children’s age range. Fun and Function will customize the wall accordingly. WeeKidz® Traverse Wall is a child friendly version of the traditional traverse wall. Children are supported by large red and yellow hand holds in a variety of shapes
Vi Fit is designed for use by individuals who are visual impaired. It is geared for children with visual impairments that tend to exhibit lower performance in motor skills, lower levels of physical activity and fitness, and higher levels of obesity. Exergames are video games that use physical activity as input and which have the potential to change sedentary lifestyles and associated health problems such as obesity. The VI Fit research project seeks to explore how exergames can be developed that
The Walk-Run for Fitness Kit is designed for individuals with low vision. This kit includes a personal guidewire system that can be set up in your backyard, a school, or a park.Two talking pedometers encourage family and peer participation. If running or walking with a human guide, you can use the kit's adjustable tether, which is long enough to accommodate wheelchair users. Includes a shoulder sling pack for storage and travel.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Helps children with disabilities play and participate in water recreation. PVC piping, a motor, chair frame and buoys are utilized to make the motorized device. COMMENTS: The Water Scooter is designed to allow children with disabilities participate in water recreation safely and efficiently.
Water Simon Says is a water based rehabilitation game designed for children with visual impairment and disabilities to challenge them to swim around to different points and turn off the lights (similar to the game Simon Says).
This product is designed for persons in wheelchairs. It a 4-seater picnic table has room for a wheelchair to also be seated at the table. It is made from high-pressure wood from sustainsable sources – FSC Certified.
Wikki Stix Alphabet Cards are designed for use by individuals with cognitive, brain, and learning disabilities to fiddle with. Features 26 individual cards plus 36 Wikki Stix create hands-on educational fun. Each letter has directional arrows to help create the proper "stroke" using Wikki Stix and each is precisely sized to fit with the Wikkies. Clean, colorful and uncluttered. No complicated artwork or background designs to detract from the individual letter. Illustrations are small and set apa
Wrist Grips Paddle Adaptations is designed for use by individuals with limited to no grasping abilities due to an injury or neurological disability. A wristband is worn on the wrist that slides in a keyhole slot on the paddle. This provides a complete connection that allows you to paddle, even with an open hand. Yet, it safely releases without any secondary action.