In this section you will find information about equipment to help you reach and turn things. For example: key and tap turners, steps and reaching aids.
Reaching and opening things in a kitchen or other areas of the house can be difficult. Especially if you are elderly or if you have a disability.
In this section you will find information about equipment to help you reach and open things. For example, jar and container openers, can openers and reaching aids.
Reaching aids - there are many different types of reaching aids to choose from e.g. reachers with power grip and hook, reachers with suction cups, reachers with hook.
When choosing assistive products these are some of the points to consider - Can I change the task? - Can it be used left or right handed? - Can it be used with one hand? For reaching aids - think about length, portability, type of handle.