Comfort House189-V Frelinghuysen Avenue
Newark, New Jersey 07114-1595
Telephone: 800-359-7701 or 973-242-8080.
Products distributed by Comfort House (listed alphabetically)
AMBIDEXTROUS LEVER HANDLE LOCK (MODEL 7055)
The Ambidextrous Lever Handle, model 7055, is a keyless exterior door lock with lever designed for use by individuals with fine motor, grasping, or upper extremity disabilities. This heavy-duty door lock has an eight-button combination pad with an ambidextrous lever for right- or left-hand doors. The lock has double push capability, meaning a repeated digit can be used in the combination. To preserve the lock's mechanical functions, its inner parts are Teflon-coated. A hold-back feature allows the door to be put in the unlocked position, retracting the latch into the door. When the hold-back feature is deactivated, the door locks automatically. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 7.75 x 1.75 inches. COLOR: Antique brass, bright brass, or satin chrome.
BACK RELAX FOOTREST
The Back Relax Footrest is a portable footrest designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, circulatory, or back disabilities. This small footrest supports both feet to minimize back strain and folds for storage and transport. When folded, the unit is small enough to fit in a briefcase, purse, or pocket. It stands four inches off the floor when open. The unit is made of strong ABS plastic with sturdy metal bars that support the fold up legs. DIMENSIONS: (LxWxH): 8.5 x 4 x 4 inches (open); 8.5 x 4 x .75 inches (folded). WEIGHT: under one pound.
BENEBATH SHOWER & BATH BENCH
The BeneBath Shower and Bath Bench is a bath and shower bench designed for use by individuals with mobility or balance disabilities. This lightweight bench has an anodized aluminum frame with a molded plastic seat, and features contoured removable seat pads; separately height-adjustable legs; large, flared, non-skid, contoured feet; pin locks for securing adjustable parts; and molded handles in the seat. The bench can be disassembled for storage or transport in a zippered carrying bag (included). DIMENSIONS: (LxW): Seat is 11.8 x 19.7 inches. Legs are adjustable from 14.3 to 18.1 inches high. CAPACITY: 350 pounds. WEIGHT: 4.1 pounds.
The Briefmates Guards are incontinence pants liners designed for individuals with moderate to heavy urinary incontinence. These contoured pads absorb up to twelve fluid ounces. DIMENSIONS: 4.75 x 12 inches.
CHROMALUX FULL SPECTRUM INCANDESCENT LIGHT BULBS
Chromalux Full Spectrum Incandescent Light Bulbs are high intensity light bulbs designed for use by individuals with low vision or seasonal affective disorder (SAD). The bulbs are made of glass that contains neodymium, a rare earth element that absorbs yellow and other dulling components of the spectrum, allowing violet, blue, green, and red components to be strengthened without producing an imbalance of one color over another. A heavy duty filament provides long life (5000 hours average). They are available with clear or frosted glass in 60 or 100 watts bulbs or three-way bulbs (75/100/150 or 50/100/150 watts). DIMENSIONS: 2.75 inches in diameter, 5.25 inches in length.
DOZE ALERT DRIVER SLEEP ALARM
The Doze Alert Driver Sleep Alarm is a driver head position alert device designed to warn drivers when they are falling asleep at the wheel. Worn behind the ear, the device buzzes loudly (86 decibels) when the wearer's head falls forward. POWER: Uses a button cell battery (included). WEIGHT: 0.5 ounce.
EZ-ACCESS TRIFOLD ADVANTAGE SERIES RAMP (MODELS AS5, AS6, AS7, AS8 & AS10)
The EZ-Access Trifold Advantage Series Ramp is a portable single-track wheelchair and scooter ramps designed for use by people with mobility disabilities. These ramps are made of welded aircraft-grade aluminum and feature an applied skid-resistant surface with reflective stripes on each side of the surface. Each ramp has a self-adjusting bottom transition plate. These ramps are recommended for use over curbs and steps and to enter some minivans and sport utility vehicles. Each ramp divides into two halves by removing two hinge pins, and each half has a built-in carrying handle. The ramp can be carried in one or two pieces. The hinge with interlocking brackets provides smoother operation and reduced pinch points. OPTIONS: A Top Lip Extension (TLE) increases the standard 3-inch top lip to 9 inches, allowing the ramp to clear the bumper of SUVs and minivans. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 60 x 29.5 inches (model AS5); 72 x 29.5 inches (model AS6); 84 x 29.5 inches (model AS7); 96 x 29.5 inches (model AS8); and 120 x 29.5 inches (model AS10). The folded dimensions are (HxLxW): 11.5 x 30.75 x 15 inches (model AS5); 11.5 x 36.25 x 15 inches (model AS6); 11.5 x 42.25 x 15 inches (model AS7); 11.5 x 48.75 x 15 inches (model AS8); and 11.5 x 60.75 x 15 inches (model AS10). CAPACITY: 800 pounds (all models). WEIGHT: 32 pounds (model AS5); 38 pounds (model AS6); 44 pounds (model AS7); 50 pounds (model AS8); and 60 pounds (model AS10). COLOR: The reflective stripes are yellow. WARRANTY: 3-year limited warranty.
FACIAL FLEX ULTRA
Facial-Flex Ultra is a facial muscle exerciser designed for use by individuals with severe facial burns or speech disabilities. Applications for this dynamic resistance device for strengthening the oral-motor and neck musculature include increasing oral facial motor strength, range of motion, voluntary control, and timing and coordination for such impairments as dysarthria, oral apraxia, facial paresis, oral dysphagia and facial contractures caused by severe burns. OPTIONS: Replacement flexbands (2, 4, 6, 8, or 14 ounce bands). SIZES: Adult or pediatric.
FEMINAL FEMALE URINAL
The Feminal Female Urinal is a female urinal designed for use by women with mobility or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. With this urinal a woman can urinate in a reclined, seated, or standing position. When the urinal is gently pressed against the body, its shape creates a leak-proof seal.
GUARDIAN ALERT 911
Guardian Alert 911 is an emergency alert system designed for use by individuals with physical or cognitive disabilities or seniors. Requiring no monthly subscriptions, or service fees, this device enables the user to speak directly with the local emergency operator, instead of a call center. The water-resistant pendant can be worn around the neck with the included lanyard, or carried in a pocket. In the event of an emergency, the user presses the panic button on the pendant to be connected directly with the 911 operator through the phone. Voice prompts confirm dialing, shutdown, system tests, and battery tests. The system comes with a base station and lanyard. POWER: The pendant uses one triple-A alkaline battery (included), and the base station uses household current with optional battery backup (not included). WARRANTY: One year limited warranty.
KIDDE WIRELESS SMOKE ALARM SYSTEM WITH SMOKE SOUNDER
The Kidde Wireless Smoke Alarm System with SmokeSounder is a smoke alarm designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The system includes one or more wireless smoke detectors with standard 85-decibel alarm signals, plus SmokeSounder, which provides a voice alarm and a low-frequency beeping alarm signal. SmokeSounder does not detect smoke by itself, and must be used with a Kidde wireless smoke alarm / detector. It links with the Kidde wireless smoke alarm so that when the smoke alarm sounds, SmokeSounder is triggered. The wireless smoke alarms use radio frequency to both transmit and receive messages about a hazard in the home; when one alarm sounds, all sound. SmokeSounder has a loud talking voice that announces "Danger! Fire! Wake up! Follow the Escape Plan!" The voice alarm is accompanied by a distinctive pitch designed to wake children and older adults with high frequency hearing loss. Nuisance alarms and low battery signals can be temporarily silenced by a button up to 12 hours. A red LED flashes during an alarm response, to indicate low battery, or to indicate a unit error. A dipswitch pattern inhibits interference from similar systems nearby. The alarm may be plugged into an outlet, placed on a nightstand or shelf, or hung on a wall. POWER: Smoke alarm uses household current or three double-A batteries (included). SmokeSounder uses household current with 9-volt battery backup (transformer and battery included). Low battery warning states "Low Battery" and chirps once a minute with a red LED flashing. A green LED lights to indicate both alternating current (AC) and battery power, and flashes to indicate battery-only power mode. WARRANTY: Five-year warranty on SmokeSounder and 10-year warranty on battery-powered or AC-powered alarms.
MR. LONGARM LIGHTBULB CHANGING SYSTEM
The Mr. Longarm Lightbulb Changing System is a light bulb changing aid that can be used by an individual seated in a wheelchair or by others who have difficulty reaching light bulbs. The system contains one extension pole and three light bulb changing attachments. The three-section, non-conductive, variable-length pole allows a user to reach light bulbs on the ceiling with the pole extended. Interchangeable cups fit the three most popular bulb sizes: floodlight, spotlight, and incandescent light bulbs. OPTIONS: Lamb's wool duster and ostrich feather duster attachments to turn unit into a long handled cleaning system. DIMENSIONS: 3 extension poles available - 4 to 8 feet; 6 to 12 feet; and 8 to 15 feet. Pole handle diameter is 1.25 inches.
NATIONAL RAMP PATHWAY RAMP
The National Ramp Pathway Ramp is a portable ramp designed for use by individuals with mobility or walking disabilities. This ramp provides temporary or semi-permanent home access for use with scooters, wheelchairs and walkers. Made of welded aircraft-grade aluminum, it is strong but lightweight and portable. It has a skid-resistant surface and a self-adjusting bottom transition plate for conversion from ramp to ground.
NATIONAL RAMP PATHWAY RAMP WITH RAIL
The National Ramp Pathway Ramp with Rails is a portable ramp designed for use by individuals with balance, mobility, or walking disabilities. Made of aluminum with an extruded non-skid surface, it can be used outdoors in all weather conditions, and can be moved or relocated. Numerous widths, lengths, and handrail options are available.
ORECK XL TOWER PROFESSIONAL AIR PURIFIER
The Oreck XL Tower Professional Air Purifier is an air purifier designed for use by individuals with respiratory disabilities. It uses 6-stage air filtration with Truman Cell technology and a permanent lifetime filter to remove allergens, bacteria, mold, viruses and fungi from indoor air. An oxygenator converts ozone to oxygen. This unit can clean a 900 square foot room every hour. It has four speed settings. Indicator lights turn red when the collector cell needs cleaning or when the optional odor absorber has been in use for 12 months. The unit has on/off switches for a night light and an air revitalizer. OPTIONS: Fragrance cartridges for aromatherapy. COLOR: Black. WARRANTY: 5-year warranty plus lifetime warranty on the collector cell.
ORECK XL UPRIGHT VACUUM WITH HELPING HAND HANDLE
The Oreck XL Upright Vacuum with Helping Hand Handle is a lightweight vacuum cleaner designed for use by individuals with arthritis or limited hand and arm movement. To reduce stress and strain on the user's wrists, forearms and elbows, the Helping Hand handle has a triangular opening with rounded corners for ease in gripping. A two-speed control button in the handle allows the vacuum to be turned on and off without stooping. Models with the Helping Hand handle include Deluxe, Ultra, and Titanium series. The vacuum has a long handle that drops flat to get under furniture. Its air filtration system captures dust, bacteria, dust mites, pollen, pet dander and other allergens and traps them in sanitary, disposable vacuum bags. POWER: Uses household current. OPTIONS: For Deluxe, No Return liquid pet odor and pet stain remover; for Ultra, Dry Carpet cleaning system; for Titanium series, value kit with vacuum bags, exhaust filters, vanilla scent cartridges, and spare drive belt. DIMENSIONS: The power cord is 30 feet long. WEIGHT: 9 pounds. COLOR: Blue (Deluxe), black (Ultra), or titanium (Titanium). WARRANTY: 5 year warranty with 3 annual tune-ups (Deluxe); 10 year warranty with 10 annual tune-ups (Ultra); 21 year warranty with 21 annual tune-ups (Titanium).
Peri-Wash II is a no-rinse soap designed for use by individuals who are unable to bathe conventionally. The spray-on cleanser contains no dyes or perfumes, is medicated and aniseptic, moisturizes, and controls odor. SIZES: This product is available in 4-ounce ($2.56) or 8-ounce ($4.09) pump spray bottles.
PILOT WHEELED WALKER - ADULT
The Pilot Rolling Walker is a folding wheeled walker with seat designed for use by individuals with balance or walking disabilities. This walker is equipped with a second set of lower handles that assists the user in rising from a seated position using less arm strength. The walker also has a built-in seat and the seat folds up so the user can step into the walker for enhanced mobility. It also comes with front all-terrain wheels and rear multi-directional glides. This walker folds for transport and storage and features a built-in carrying handle. DIMENSIONS: The seat-to-floor height is 20.6 inches. The walker is 23.4 inches wide overall and 19 inches wide between the handles. WEIGHT: 9.5 pounds. CAPACITY: 300 pounds.
SWEEPEZE ELECTRIC DUST PAN
The SweepEZE Electric Dust Pan is a dustpan designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, lower extremity, or mobility disabilities. This automatic device uses patent-pending technology in which an infrared beam located at the base of the unit flows continuously. When this beam is broken, a vacuum automatically activates and clears the debris. POWER: Uses 110 volts and 600 watts and has a power cord. DIMENSIONS: 7 x 9.25 x 16.5 inches. The power cord is 6 feet long. WEIGHT: 7 pounds. WARRANTY: 1-year manufacturer warranty.
TORKEL TOILET PAPER TONGS
Toilet Paper Tongs is a toileting aid designed for use by individuals with limited upper extremity mobility. The L-shaped plastic tongs secure toilet paper and extend reach to enable independent toileting hygiene. DIMENSIONS: The tongs are 13 inches long. COLOR: White.
UPLIFT POWER SEAT (MODEL PS 1000)
The Uplift Power Seat converts any chair or sofa with arms to a seat lift chair for use by individuals with neurological, lower extremity, or mobility disabilities or arthritis who have difficulty rising from a seated position. The cushion is placed on the chair or sofa, and when the user is ready to rise, he/she pulls up on the power lever and places his/her hands on the arms of the chair or sofa to activate the seat, which automatically provides a supported, stable horizontal assist, lifting 100 percent of the user's weight. The seat automatically stops when it reaches the maximum height, or it can be stopped at an interim height by gently pushing down on the power lever. This cushion features a memory foam surface; a removable, washable incontinence cover; and a carrying handle. The unit collapses flat for transport or storage. POWER: Uses standard household current. DIMENSIONS (DxWxH): The seat is 19 x 16 x 10 inches open and 19 x 16 x 2.5 inches closed. The base is 17 x 14 inches. The power cord is 10 feet long. CAPACITY: 300 pounds. WEIGHT: 12.5 pounds. COLOR: The cover is black.
UPLIFT SEAT ASSIST (MODELS MED-UL 100 & MED-UL 300)
The Uplift Seat Assist converts any chair to a seat lift chair for use by individuals with neurological, lower extremity, or mobility disabilities or arthritis who have difficulty rising from a seated position. The cushion is placed on any chair and the selector is set to the weight of the user. As the user begins to shift weight to rise, the seat automatically provides a supported, stable horizontal assist, lifting 80 percent of the user's weight. This cushion features a memory foam surface; a removable, washable incontinence cover; and a carrying handle. The unit collapses flat for transport or storage. OPTIONS: Washable polyester cover. DIMENSIONS (DxWxH): The seat is 19 x 17 x 10 inches open and 19 x 17 x 2 inches closed. The base is 16 x 15 inches. CAPACITY: Model MED-UL 100 has a capacity of 80 to 230 pounds and model MED-UL 300 has a capacity of 195 to 350 pounds. WEIGHT: 9 pounds. COLOR: The included cover is black; the optional cover is available in a choice of five colors.
VIBRAQUARTZ CLASSIC DRESS WATCH (MODEL VQ200)
The VibraQuartz Classic Dress Watch, model VQ200, is a vibrating alarm watch designed for use by individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have low vision. This watch has a face plate with raised gold tone hour marks, time and alarm buttons, and fluorescent hands for easy night viewing. It also has a stainless steel casing with scratch resistant glass, Japanese quartz movement, and leather band. This watch is water resistant. DIMENSIONS: The face is 1.5 inches in diameter. COLOR: White or onyx face with silver casing and black leather band.