Self-Feeding and Cooking – a list of various items, pictures & links

Category Equipment Name Picture Description Vendor
Kitchen Supplies One-Handed Cutting Board One-Handed Cutting Board One handed cutting board with nails to hold food in place when cutting & a corner guards to keep bread from sliding when cutting or spreading http://www.pattersonmedical.com/app.aspx?cmd=get_subsections&id=57750

Kitchen Supplies Brush with Suction Cups Brush with Suction Cups Allows for one-handed veggie cleaning http://www.pattersonmedical.com/app.aspx?cmd=get_subsections&id=57744

Kitchen Supplies Stove Knob Turner Stove Knob Turner Helps if you have difficulty grasping & turning the stove knob or reaching over hot pots http://www.pattersonmedical.com/app.aspx?cmd=get_subsections&id=57744

Cups & Drinking Aids One-way Valve Straws One-way Valve Straws Assists if you have a weak suck & decreases swallowing air http://www.pattersonmedical.com/app.aspx?cmd=get_subsections&id=57756

Cups & Drinking Aids Provale Cup Provale Cup Delivers a fixed amount of liquid with every drinking motion http://www.pattersonmedical.com/app.aspx?cmd=get_subsections&id=57752

Cups & Drinking Aids Wonder-Flo Cup Wonder-Flo Cup For drinking in semi-reclined position http://www.pattersonmedical.com/app.aspx?cmd=get_subsections&id=57752

Cups & Drinking Aids Snorkel Lid Snorkel Lid Feeding cups control the flow of liquids; When you cover the hole or air vent the liquid must be sucked; When uncovered liquid will flow http://www.pattersonmedical.com/app.aspx?cmd=get_subsections&id=57752

Cups & Drinking Aids Nosey Cup Nosey Cup Cut-outs for the nose so you can drink without tipping your head back or extending your neck; Helps to maintain proper positioning http://www.pattersonmedical.com/app.aspx?cmd=get_subsections&id=57755

Plates & Bowls Food Guard Food Guard Clip on your plate to help with scooping & keeping food from sliding off http://www.pattersonmedical.com/app.aspx?cmd=get_subsections&id=57739

Plates & Bowls Scoop Bowl Scoop Bowl Helps by scooping food against an edge & keeping it in the bowl http://www.pattersonmedical.com/app.aspx?cmd=get_subsections&id=57740

Plates & Bowls Suction Bowls & Plates Suction Bowls & Plates Help prevent it from sliding on the table http://www.freedomdinnerware.com/dinnerware/

Utensils Extension Utensils Extension Utensils Useful if you have limited range of motion http://www.pattersonmedical.com/app.aspx?cmd=get_subsections&id=57725

Utensils T-grip Bendable Utensils T-grip Bendable Utensils T-grip is useful for persons with a weak grasp http://www.pattersonmedical.com/app.aspx?cmd=get_subsections&id=57725

Utensils Flexible Utensils Flexible Utensils Aids in grasp http://www.pattersonmedical.com/app.aspx?cmd=get_subsections&id=57727

Utensils Swivel Utensils Swivel Utensils Helps to keep food on the utensil when turned at any angle http://www.pattersonmedical.com/app.aspx?cmd=get_subsections&id=57727

Utensils Built Up Handles & Bendable Utensils Built Up & Bendable Useful for decreased range of motion http://www.pattersonmedical.com/app.aspx?cmd=get_subsections&id=57727

Utensils Weighted Utensils Weighted Utensils Helps to decrease hand & arm tremors when eating http://www.pattersonmedical.com/app.aspx?cmd=get_subsections&id=57728

Utensils Foam Tubing Foam Tubing Use of foam tubing or padding to build up handles on your own http://www.pattersonmedical.com/app.aspx?cmd=get_subsections&id=57733

Utensils Universal Cuff U-cuff For use when you have limited grasping abilities http://www.pattersonmedical.com/app.aspx?cmd=get_subsections&id=57731

Utensils Universal Cuff Right Angle Pocket U-cuff right angle Positions utensil at right angle to the palm for more natural use http://www.pattersonmedical.com/app.aspx?cmd=get_subsections&id=57731

Utensils Rocker Knife Rocker Knife Decreases amount of strength needed & allows for one-hand cutting http://www.pattersonmedical.com/app.aspx?cmd=get_subsections&id=57729