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Helpful Hacks from Friends of The Corner!

Maria Marie says she uses this handy 5 in 1 bottle, jar, can opener everyday. She said she likes it because it keeps her from breaking fingernails and really comes in handy when the pull tab breaks off. “Plus, it’s way better than asking people to open things for me”

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Helpful Hacks from Friends of The Corner!

Simple in design but GRAND in function. Check out this T-Pull Door Closer! Pulling a door closed can be tedious and tiring for people in wheelchairs. This t-handle swings out at it’s hinge to give the user better leverage and position to easily close doors. The t-handle stores flat against the door when not in use. Thanks for the recommendation Jacquie Spiller!

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Helpful Hacks from Friends of The Corner!

EazyHold was invented by three sisters who love sports, gardening, cooking and the great outdoors. This universal cuff comes in multiple sizes for infants to seniors to help get a better grip on small to large objects. The patented EazyHold design gives individuals of all ages the ability to hold onto tons of items with ease. EazyHold straps are made of soft, flexible food-grade silicone, hypoallergenic and latex free.”

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Helpful Hacks from Friends of The Corner!

Created by Linda Merry, OTR and Celine Skertich, PT the FUNctional Hand  is tailored to assist individuals who have difficulty with grasp, providing a means to hold objects for fun and function. It’s unique flexible design allows the individual to hold functional tools of many shapes and sizes in both the vertical and horizontal orientation. It is truly a universal cuff that is durable and supports a wide age range and types of disabilities. 

“If you can’t do it, ADAPT IT!”

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Helpful Hacks from Friends of The Corner!

The Mobility Towel is a revolutionary new weighted bath towel with handles that helps anyone who struggles drying themselves after bathing.  Mobility Towel was born out of a daughter’s love and desire to help her mother regain her independence and dignity after bathing. Kay suffered from Rheumatoid Arthritis and Kathleen was determined to help her dry herself without assistance.

“If you can’t do it, ADAPT IT!”