For many tasks, holding a pencil or toothbrush to grabbing a rake or kayak paddle, gripping can post a barrier and sometimes pain! The Easter Seals Iowa Assistive Technology Program may have supports to demonstrate and/or loan, for these gripping concerns.
Foam Tubing (AT4all # 161654) can be used to build-up the grip of a device or utensil and may make it easier to grip.
Universal Cuff (AT4all # 168317) adds a built-up grip and a strap around…Continue
Added by Kim Karwal on February 28, 2018 at 7:37am — No Comments
The Easter Seals Iowa Walk for Independence is Saturday, May 5, 2018. It will be held at Camp Sunnyside, 401 NE 66th Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50310.
The activities will begin at 8:30am and go until 12:00pm. The stroll around Lake Cheerio at Camp Sunnyside will begin at 10:00am.
We hope to have you join us!
If you are unable to attend and/or interested in making a donation to Easter Seals Iowa, please visit the following website:…Continue
Added by Kim Karwal on February 20, 2018 at 4:20pm — No Comments
There are a great number of applications for switch clicks- from operating a toy duck to operating a paper shredder! The Easter Seals Iowa Assistive Technology Loan Program Lending Library may be the place to start on your switch click journey.
The Lending Library has a variety of clicks and accessories that can be borrowed for a 30-day trial period. Click the following link to view some:…Continue
Added by Kim Karwal on February 13, 2018 at 4:05pm — No Comments
Toddler AMTryke. This ticycle is made for small children with a sturdy frame and quick-turn knob that allows for easy adjustments. This item is currently available through the Easter Seals Iowa Durable Medical Equipment Loan Program for a one-time fee of $25 with application and health-care provider approval. For more information, contact Easter Seals Iowa Assistive Technology Program. To view an image of this devices, click here …Continue
Added by Kim Karwal on February 6, 2018 at 12:10pm — No Comments