The Wheelchair Umbrella is an umbrella that can provide rain and sun protection to individuals who use wheelchairs. Designed to fit most wheelchairs, this umbrella has a fully adjustable stem that can be mounted onto the chair’s push handle.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Pulley device attached to a wheelchair to support the forearm of a person with some shoulder and elbow movement but too much arm weakness to lift the arm unaided, allowing more independent activities.
Whistling Straws are drinking straws designed for use by children with oral motor disabilities. These plastic straws (sold in sets of six) can be used for drinking and for whistling to aid in developing oral motor control.
The Wi-Fi Enabled Smart Contact Lens Prototype is designed for those in need of advanced augmentative and alternative communication, people with diabetes or epilepsy to allow it to measure blood glucose levels and brain waves.
The Wide Body Thermo Mug, model 81606136, is a large-capacity mug for hot or cold beverages. Designed for individuals with upper extremity disabilities, this foam insulated thermo mug has an unbreakable plastic liner and an ergonomic handle.
DISCONTINUED. (Verified 3/2004) RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. Window Snap Switch Caps Kits are touch switch accessories designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or visual disabilities and communication disabilities.
The Windowpane Page Holder is a bookholder designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities or arthritis. Made of solid alder, this bookholder adjusts to four angles or folds flat for storage.
DISCONTINUED. (Verified 08/2007) RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. The Wine Opener is a battery-operated corkscrew designed for use by individuals with arthritis or other upper extremity disabilities.