Eating and Drinking Aid for Children with Special Needs

Equipment that help make eating, drinking, swallowing, and dining a little easier.

Equipment that help make eating, drinking, swallowing, and dining a little easier.

Eating a good and balanced diet is essential to our health and well-being, but sitting down to a family or group meal also provides us with an opportunity to socialize. And, since enjoying good food and pleasant company contributes to our psychological well-being, group or family mealtimes should be encouraged.

This can become pretty hard for children with special needs and having the right type of aid is vital for their well-being and development.

The aim of this article is to provide information about some equipment that are available. It is just meant to provide some new ideas for the parents.

Adapted Eating Utensils

Gyroscopic Self-Stabilizing Spoon

Gyroscopic Self-Stabilizing Spoon

An intelligent piece of tableware specially designed for people with special needs who have challenges with hand tremor conditions to help them avoid awkwardness and inconvenience while eating. It can recognize and actively offset hand tremor to provide them an easier and more stable dining solution.

Liftware Level

Liftware Level is designed to help people with limited hand and arm mobility.

Adaptive Eating Utensils

Adaptive Eating Utensils

An innovative way to increase self-independence for those in need at the dining table. Specifically designed with innovative ergonomic gripping positions.

Left Hand Fork

Left Hand Fork

Left Hand Fork is designed to be held in the left and curves inward. It is very user friendly for people with special needs who use their left hand.

Left Hand Spoon

Left Hand Spoon

Left Hand Fork is designed to be held in the left and curves inward. It is very user friendly for people with special needs who use their left hand.

Plates, Plate Guards & Bowls

Scooper Bowl with Suction Cup Base

Scooper Bowl with Suction Cup Base

The suction cup base prevents skidding, making one handed eating easier. This is a big help for children with sensory challenges.

Partitioned Scoop Dish

Partitioned Scoop Dish

The Partition Scoop Dish keeps food separated while the high walls of each compartment can be used to help push food onto forks and spoons.

Drink & Cup Holders

Adaptable Drink Holder

Adaptable Drink Holder

This is a reasonable Solution for people with limited or no grip strength.

Adaptive Grip Assist

Adaptive Grip Assist

Adaptive grips are a simple solution for children and adults with special needs.



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