There are various aids available to simplify household chores. Some of these include:
• Reaching aids to pick up objects, reach for objects in cupboards etc.
• Non slip mats are ideal to assist in food preparation, particularly for those with reduced arm strength or those with the use of one arm only.
• Specialised ergonomically designed handles to reduce stress and strain on wrists and hands are ideal for people with RSI or arthritis.
• There are aids specifically designed to assist with turning and opening objects such as cans, bottles and jars. Key turners for locks and grips for turning door knobs easily.
And specially designed aids for gripping onto and turning taps on and off suitable for various style taps around the home.