The Skil-Care Activity Aids
include numerous multi-sensory hand activities for finger dexterity and hand-eye coordination. The Skil-Care Activity Apron, Skil-Care Activity Vest, or Skil-Care Activity Overlay for wheelchair tray provides users with cognitive impairment stimulating activities and textures that help reduce boredom.
The Skil-Care Activity Aids are designed with bright, contrasting colors and a variety of textures that provide multi-sensory activities. The variety of fasteners to manipulate provide tactile and visual stimulation for evaluating or practicing fine motor skills. The multiple fastener activity aids can also be used to improve finger dexterity, recognition skills, and assist with memory connections for users with dementia and Alzheimer's. Threading shoestrings, buttoning buttons, and zipping zippers help to improve fine motor skills for dressing.
Each activity aid includes a zipper with a long, cloth tab to practice zipping and unzipping and a D-ring buckle that can be used for a variety of applications. The apron has two large pockets, one with textured material to encourage tactile engagement, and the other with buttons. The apron has a series of grommets threaded with a cord, and the vest has fabric loops with a cord. Feeding the cord in and out of the grommets encourages hand-eye coordination and fine motor skills of the fingers. The Skil-Care Activity Apron is half-sized, ties around the waist so that it is easily accessible, and is available in a Small (pediatric) or Large (adult) size. The Skil-Care Activity Vest is available in Small/Medium or Large sizes. The Skil-Care Activity Overlay measures 28-inches long, 11-inches wide.
To provide tactile stimulation while increasing finger dexterity and eye/hand coordination, along with improving dressing skills, choose either the Skil-Care Activity Apron, Skil-Care Activity Vest, or Skil-Care Activity Overlay for wheelchair tray.
Skil-Care Activity Aids : Apron, Vest, or Overlay Instructions
Skil-Care Activity Aids : Apron, Vest, or Overlay Specifications:
- Choose: Skil-Care Activity Apron, Skil-Care Activity Vest, or Skil-Care Activity Overlay.
- Materials: Blue fabric with bright colored fasteners.
- Care: Machine washable below 180 degrees F, recommend placing in a mesh laundry bag.
- Recommended use: Users with decreased cognitive function requiring tactile stimulation.
- Skil-Care Activity Apron sizes: Small (pediatric) or Large (adult universal).
- Skil-Care Activity Vest sizes: Small/medium or Large.
- Skil-Care Activity Overlay measures: 28-inches long, 11-inches wide.