The Aqua Force Personal Flotation Device (PFD) Swimwear Flotation Device is a swimsuit designed for use by children with physical and developmental disabilities. Available in boys and girls styles, these one-piece suits are made of a nylon/lycra blend fabric and feature foam blocks securely sewn into the midsection to maintain the wearer's buoyancy. The foam blocks are balanced in between front and back to promote stability. SIZES: Medium (for children 40 to 50 pounds). COLOR: Hot pink or neon
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Bathing trunks with two side zippers to open out flat to make it easier for an attendant to dress a person. Open the side seams of the bathing trunks and put a 10 inch zipper in each side. Sew the lap facing the back so the zippers don't show. Includes picture. SKILLS REQUIRED: sewing. AUTHOR: Kernaleguen, A. TITLE: Clothing Designs for the Handicapped. REF: Book: University of Alberta Press, Alberta: p 164. 1978.
The Float Swim Suit is a bathing suit designed to provide flotation assistance for children and adults during swimming. Available in a unisex style or a girls style, this Lycra/Spandex one-piece, sleeveless full-body suit featres sewn-in marine flotation foam and a self-locking back zipper. The unisex style features mid-thigh length shorts and the girls style has a skirt. The extra-small child's suit also features a detachable head pad. SIZES: The child's sizes are extra-small (for children 22 t
The Lycra Spandex Bathing Suit is a bathing or swim suit designed for use by individuals with incontinence or who have difficulty dressing themselves. These bathing suits have shorts intended to conceal a diaper and the Spandex stretches several inches to give diaper room. These suits have a no-snap inseam and a choice of front or back zippers for easy on/off. These suits are machine washable in warm water and require only brief drying. SIZES: Child's small to medium (model 501), child's large (
The My Pool Pal Flotation Swimsuit is a swimsuit designed for use by children with physical and developmental disabilities. Available in boys and girls styles, these one-piece suits are made of a nylon/Lycra blend fabric and feature foam blocks securely sewn into the midsection to maintain the wearer's buoyancy. The foam blocks are balanced between the front and back to promote stability. SIZES: Extra small (for children 20 to 30 pounds), small (for children 30 to 40 pounds), medium (for childr
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Men's swimming trunks have zippers on each side for ease in dressing. Includes a fold of fabric used to hold a catheter bag. Instructions for adapting swim trunks by adding two side zippers so the garment can be opened flat, and a fabric holder for a catheter bag sewn to the inside of the waistband. Includes photographs. SKILLS REQUIRED: Sewing. AUTHOR: Kernaleguen, A TITLE: Clothing Designs for the Handicapped REF: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada: Universit