Useful Gear and Accessories for Special Needs Children

Useful Gear and Accessories for Special Needs Children - 4aKid

3 Pack Adult Bibs for Eating with Crumb Catcher by Celley - Washable and Reusable Clothing Protectors 

 If you’re tired and frustrated of seeing your loved ones embarrassed by messy mealtimes, then here’s your chance to provide them with a bit of practical assistance. Let’s face it – everyone needs a hand from time to time. And this is even more so a reality for senior citizens and anyone suffering from a decrease in fine motor skills.

Whether it’s mom or her mom, these adult bibs were developed to provide your loved ones with a dignified, eye-catching, premium quality clothing protector that helps prevent stains due to food drops, spills and other mealtime accidents.

Adult Bib with Crumb Catcher

The addition of the crumb catcher is one of many things that make this bib highly practical. It is designed to help catch food dropped by accident, and gives the user a buttoned closure option for functional versatility.

Designed with three very distinct and decorative floral accents, these bibs were made to deliver sophistication and subtle elegance. Each design features a charming choice of colors intended not only to make a presentable appearance, but to help hide spills and stains during mealtime.

Reusable Adult Bibs for Eating

Each bib is made out of 100% polyester microfiber that issues a soft and breathable touch - smartly paired with a vinyl PVC backing. Whether you choose to clean by hand or use the washing machine, they are indeed washable and can be re-used many times.

Easy Self-Adhesive Straps

Features an extra long (2.5 x 6 cm), adjustable neck strap that is sturdy and fashioned to provide easy on/off access.

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Sammons Preston Universal Cuff, Universal Hand Strap for Holding Utensil, 3" Knuckle Width

For over 50 years, Sammons Preston has been the premier brand in aids to daily living and homecare devices. Sammons Preston products are adaptive living aids that help people cope with their environment. Whether you are a therapist or patient, someone with special needs, or just have a need to make life easier and more accessible, Sammons Preston products can help you. Occupational therapists, physical therapists, nurses, and other healthcare professionals rely on Sammons Preston adaptive utensils, adaptive plates and silverware, nosey cups, reachers and grabbers, grab bars, sock pullers, shoe horns, dressing sticks, hip kits, leg lifters, back scrubbers, gait belts, wheelchair belts, trays, and wheelchair accessories. These are the same high quality professional products used in hospitals, clinics, and nursing homes.

  • Holds various utensils and eating cutlery such as spoons, forks, and knives to make it easier for individuals with weak or limited grasp to eat
  • Size medium utensil cuff measures 3" across MCP (knuckle) width
  • Multipurpose utensil pocket securely holds cutlery and other small items to improve grip for those who suffer from hand arthritis, limited hand function, weak grip, and hand injuries
  • ADL cuff is made of leather and features an adjustable elastic strap to suit various hands and functions
  • Utensils not included, contains latex, not machine washable

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Sammons Preston Hi-Lo Scoop Plate, 9" Scooped Dish with Wall, Non-Slip ADL Eating Aid for Children, Elderly, Disabled, Non Skid Cutlery Assistance Device for Motor Control, Scooper Bowl

Hi-Lo Scoop Plate

The Sammons Preston Hi-Lo Scoop Plate is made for individuals who struggle with guiding food onto utensils. The bowl has a short front wall that measures 1/2" high and gradually increases to 1-1/2" in the back. This gives easy access to the food while containing it to prevent messes. It also allows users who struggle with utensils to push food onto the a fork or spoon using the wall. The 3/4" rim extends outward to catch food and prevent spills.

Assistive eating devices increase the independence of their users. The Hi-Lo Scoop Plate helps elderly, handicapped, and disabled individuals to eat without the aid of a caretaker.

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FLAGHOUSE Adjustable Crawl Trainer

Use this mobility aid to encourage and reinforce elementary crawling without regard for specific patterns. Features a comfortable pad that supports the chest and abdomen. Measures weight capacity of 75 lbs. Steel frame with leatherette support.

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Tumble Forms2 Feeder Seat Positioner, Floor Sitter for Children, Positioning Seat for Meals and Activities, Durable Seat, Antimicrobial Protection, Wipe Clean, Incontinent Resistant, Blue, Medium

Tumble forms has been a leader in the pediatric rehabilitation equipment industry for over 40 years. Creative designs are integrated with careful consideration of positioning needs for individuals with special needs. Tumble forms combines innovative design with technology intensive fabrication to provide a high degree of durability and attractiveness. The unique seamless tumble forms upholstery provides the ultimate in moisture protections. The neuro-developmental treatment modules and adaptive positioning shapes were especially developed to meet the needs of Therapists and teachers working with neurologically challenged individuals. They combine therapeutic design, durability and color to help solve problems of positioning and maintain the individual with special needs. Made of soft, flexible yet tough materials, the modular units have exceptional resistance to tearing and abrasion. With the normal care and respect that you would give any cushion, tumble forms will give many years of active service.

  • Feeder seat can be used for positioning with any short-term activity in the home, clinic, or school, such as during meals, reading, or playing
  • Blue, size medium measures 27" tall, 14" outside width, 9-1/2" inside depth, 9" inner width, 23" inner height, for children up to 48", 90° seat to back
  • Features 45° pelvic belt, quick release H-belt, and 4" of adjustment in the shoulder straps, medium size has an anti-thrust seat for pelvic stability
  • Seamless seat wipes clean, is, odor, urine, and stain-resistant, and features a non-toxic and antimicrobial material
  • Alternative to a wheelchair or stander, this feeder seat is easy to get children in and out of for basic positioning without complicated adjustments

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Wheelchair Seat Belt, Adjustable Wheelchair Safety Harness, Heavy Duty Medical Restraints Chest Harness, Wheelchair Strap Belt SYD07

When operating a wheelchair, patient safety is paramount and the wheelchair belt is designed to ensure that safety.

1.We have designed this wheelchair safety belt with quick release buckle solution that ensure maximum safety for patients
2.The belt has simple releasing and better locking solution so that patient will not slide down at all
3.The belt can be used just the way you use seat belt for the car. All you have to do is use the belt that is secured round the chair.

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Deluxe Inflatable Shampoo Basin for Elderly and Disabled

Shampoo Basin Inflatable Portable Bed Shampoo Hair Washing Basin Inflates and deflates quickly, Simplifies shampooing a person while in bed, Suitable for disabled, elderly, pregnant, post-Surgical, bed-ridden people. Features: Portable, inflatable, comfortable hair washing Ideal for assisted hair washing in bed No-mess drainage hole with plug and attached pipe Neck recess for comfort Can also be used for camping and caravanning Latex-free, vinyl construction

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EasieEaters Curved Utensils Left-Handed Utensils by Rolyn Prest

EasieEaters Curved Utensils - Angled utensils promote greater success with hand - to - mouth feeding. Curved utensils, designed by an OT. For right - or left - hand use. Built - up 3" long handles are the perfect size for children. Safety Shield prevents utensil from entering mouth too deeply. Set includes spoon & fork. Dishwasher safe. Sorry, no color choice. Latex free. - Rolyan products are internationally licensed & manufactured for home & clinical use. Most of their products offer a lifetime warranty. 

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Reusable Terry Cloth Adult Bibs – 6 Pack Super Absorbent Waterproof Clothing Protector for Men, Women, Elderly - 18”x30” Blue Eating Aprons and Art Smocks, Machine Washable - by Royal Care

Adult Terry Cloth Bibs from Royal Care are made from high-quality fabric and designed to shield from spills and messes. Our full coverage terry cloth bibs feature an easy to take on and off Velcro-style neck strap that provides a custom fit. It’s perfect for the elderly, seniors and people with disabilities. They’re great for men and women as they comfortably fit over all types of clothing. It works to protect shirts from messy foods and beverages. The super absorbent terry cloth works to keep you dry from drinks and liquids. After use, it’s easy to wash in the washing machine. With our multi-packs, you’ll always have a fresh adult bib on hand and it’s more cost effective.


Protects Clothing from Spills and Stains
Premium Terrycloth is Lightweight and Breathable for Maximum Comfort
Ring-Spun Cotton Is Soft and Absorbent
Durable Double-Stitched Hem
Reinforced Neckline
Velcro-Style Closure
Full-Coverage Size (18” x 30”) Protects Chest and Lap
Machine Washable and Reusable
Tumble Dry
One Size Fits Most


Not only are our bibs great for eating they’re also great for other messy activities like cooking, painting, arts & crafts and DIY projects. Keep your clothes free from drips, spills and splatters while you get creative. The large size effectively protects your chest and lap while you focus on your tasks. Along with that, it may also protect your clothing during haircuts and shaves. It may also be useful during other beauty regimens like facials and hair treatments. Protect your clothing from hair dye and chemicals.

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