Tools, Equipment and Other Useful Links

Adaptive and Assistive Equipment and Technology

Accessible vehicles and home lifts
http://www.accessunlimited.com/

Accessible van rental
http://www.wheelchair-getaways.com/

Adaptive clothing
http://www.blvd.com/Adaptive_Clothing/

Adaptive computer equipment
http://www.abilityhub.com/

Adaptive products for the home
http://www.beyondbarriers.com/

Alternative communication devices
http://www.blvd.com/Augmentative_Communications/

Assistive Hand Gripping Aid for Self-Care Tasks
http://www.adapt-technologies.com/

Bathroom aids
http://www.blvd.com/Bathroom_Aids/

Barrier free accessibility to the home
http://www.blvd.com/Barrier_Free_Construction/

Business Week weekly column on new developments in assistive technology
http://www.businessweek.com/bwdaily/list/assist01.htm

Electric bed controller
http://www.quadcontrol.com/

Exercise equipment
http://www.blvd.com/Exercise_Equipment/

EZRA joysticks
http://quadcontrol.com/joysticks

Incontinence supplies
http://www.blvd.com/Incontinence_Supplies/

Kitchen cabinets and sinks that are easily accessible
http://www.ad-as.com/kb/

Lift and transfer devices
http://www.blvd.com/Lift_and_Transfer_Devices/

Medical catalogs (at no cost) listing hundreds of products
http://www.medcatalog.com/

Microsoft accessibility software
http://www.microsoft.com/enable/

Pediatric products
http://www.blvd.com/Pediatric_Products/

Ramps
http://www.blvd.com/Ramps/

Reacher/gripper
http://www.quadtools.com/

Scooters and scooter lifts
http://www.blvd.com/Scooters_and_Scooter_Lifts/

Sip and puff mouse
http://www.quadjoy.com/

Sip/puff switch
http://www.quadcontrol.com/

Stair and vertical lift products
http://www.blvd.com/Stair_and_Vertical_Lifts_and_Elevators/

Standing frames and mobility aids
http://www.easystand.com/

Thousands of products for independent living
http://www.maxiaids.com/

Travel and recreation
http://www.blvd.com/Travel_and_Recreation/

Voice control appliances
http://www.nanopac.com/

Voice recognition technology
http://www.spinalcord.uab.edu/show.asp?durki=21434< br/>

Wheelchair Skills Program
http://www.wheelchairskillsprogram.ca/eng/

Wheel chairs and accessories

http://www.blvd.com/Wheelchairs_and_Accessories/
http://www.sportaid.com/ (including sports wheelchairs)
http://mobilitycenter.com/

Assistance Animals

Assistance dogs
http://www.caninecompanions.org/

Assistance dogs
http://www.pawswithacause.org/

Monkey helpers
http://www.helpinghandsmonkeys.org/

Support Groups and Resources

Federal government disability resources
http://www.disability.gov/

Americans with Disability Act home page
http://www.usdoj.gov/crt/ada/adahom1.htm

Paralyzed Veterans of America
http://www.pva.org/

National Spinal Cord Injury Association
http://www.spinalcord.org/

SCI Community Center chat room and message board
http://www.spinalinjury.net/html/_community.html

Syringomyelia information and resources site
http://www.syringo.org/

 

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