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Assistive Technology

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So What is Assistive Technology?

 

Assistive technologies exist to support independence and function. Devices can help a
person
maintain and improve their ability to function in everyday tasks, leisure, and work.
There are
different categories of assistive technology, and many different items that can
suit an
individual’s needs. These items are designed ease some of the difficulty people
experience in completing
activities of daily life. Ultimately, our goal is to prescribe the
necessary assistive technolo
gy solutions to help our client's maintain their independence.

What Are Some of the Different
T
ypes
of Assistive Technology?

There are a variety of assistive technology solutions to aid individuals in a wide
variety of domains.
Some of these include:

Here at Leading Health Solutions, our experienced team of occupational therapists can provide expert

advice and assessment to help you find the assistive technology to suit your needs, improve your

independence and better promote your quality of life.

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Mobility Equipment

  • wheelchairs

    • manual

    • power

    • attendant propelled 

    • custom scripted wheelchairs

  • Walking Frames

    • 4 wheelie walker

    • pick up frame

Transfer Equipment

  • hoist

    • ceiling

    • mobile

  • Standers

    • Steady Sara

    • Steady Eddy

    • ReTurn devices

Mobility and Transfer
Equipment

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  • personal alarms

  • falls prevention

    • stair lifts​

    • rails

    • slip resistant applications 

    • sensor/remote controlled lights

Home Safety
Equipment

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  • Bathing

    • shower chair

    • mobile shower commode

  • Personal Hygiene

    • bidet

    • bottom wiper

    • over toilet frame

  • Cooking

    • specialised cutlery

    • one-handed chopping boards

    • jar/can openers

  • Cleaning
    • long handled and lightweight cleaning aides.

Household Equipment

  • Cushions

    • foam

    • gel

    • air

    • combo

  • Mattresses

    • memory foam

    • alternating air

    • combo

  • Overlay

    • spenco

    • sheepskin.

Pressure Care
Equipment

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  • Electric Bikes

  • Arts and Crafts

    • one handled knitting aides

    • needle threaders

    • tactile tape measures

  • Gardening

    • stools

    • kneelers

    • raised garden beds

    • long-handled gardening tools

Leisure Equipment

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  • Beds

    • HiLo

    • height adjustable

    • companion beds

Sleep System

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