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Description

CAN-DO Colossal Long Ring Timer
Company: Independent Living Aids
Phone: 800-537-2118
Model: 790791
Price: $19.95

60 minute timer with large raised numbers

Description:
Its face is a full nine inches in diameter, with tactual numbers that are one inch high. Every five minute interval is marked with a raised line, and it has the longest ring of any timer. It can be mounted on a wall, rest flat on a table or kitchen counter and can stand upright on its own detachable base.

Color Coded Measuring Cups Set
Company: Independent Living Aides
Phone: 800-537-2118
Model: 185560
Price: $3.25

Set of 5 color-coded measuring cups from 1/8 cup to 1 cup on a key ring

Description:
Adding color to these sturdy measuring sets makes it easier to identify them visually. In addition, the numbers and letters are raised to give additional tactual assistance in selecting the cup or spoon you need.

Color Coded Measuring Spoon Set
Company: Independent Living Aides
Phone: 800-537-2118
Model: 185565

Set of 5 color-coded measuring spoons from 1/8 teaspoon to 1 tablespoon on a key ring

Description:
This Color Coded Measuring Spoon Set makes it easier to differentiate the amount of the spoons measure. 

Cutting Board with Food Chute
Company: Independent Living Aides
Phone: 800-537-2118
Model: 206862N
Price: $6.95

p;lastic cutting board with two side guards on the corners of one end forming a chute

Description:
The side guards on this cutting board let you cut and slice foods, scoop and pour the choppings directly into bowls, cooking pans or freezer bags without spilling. 

EZ See and Hold Measuring Cup
Company: Independent Living Aides
Phone: 800-537-2118
Model: 308500
Price: $3.95

two-cup clear plastic measuring cup with cup units on one side and ounces on the other

Description:
It is easy to see large numbers on a light weight plastic 2-cup measuring cup. It also has a broad comfortable handle and is big enough to be used as a small creamer or pitcher.

Good Grips Jar Opener
Company: North Coast Functional Supplies
Phone: 800-235-7054
Model: NC28199
Price: $8.95

plastic jar opener with large easy-grip handle triangle with two serrated arms to grasp lid tightly
Jar Opener being used on glass jar

Description:
Designed for precise movement for your everyday cooking tasks, use our jar opener to open any size jar with a simple twist. The patented handle on the Good GripsÆ Jar Opener provides a flexible, nonslip grip for easy opening of twist-off lids. Two metal grip strips open lids ranging from 1" to 3)" (1.3 to 9.5cm). Dishwasher safe.

Home Cooking Recipe Set
Company:
Attainment Co., Inc.
Phone: 800-327-4269
Model:  Discontinued (?)
Price: $42.00

recipe booklet open to shop step-by-step illustrations of recipes

Description:
Home Cooking Recipe Set provides easy-to-make recipes. This set uses colored pictures to illustrate step-by-step recipes, so people who can not read are able to cook by using this recipe set.

Look 'n Cook
Company:
Attainment Co., Inc.
Phone: 800-327-4269
Model:  Discontinued (?)
Price: $

Description:
Look 'n Cook is developed for people with developmental disabilities and people who can not read. The cookbook should be used to teach some basic cooking skills. This cook book consists of six sections: a) Milk group, 2) Meat Group, 3) Fruit and Vegetable Group, 4) Bread and Cereal Group, 5) Desserts and 6) Beverages.

Marktime Timer with Touch-Time Marking
Company: Independent Living Aids
Phone: 800-537-2118
Model: 459600
Price: $16.95

60 minute timer with braile face

Description:
It is a reliable 60-minute timer with a Brailled face so one can set it without seeing it. Three raised dots at 15, 30, and 45, two raised dots at remaining 5 minute intervals, with a 1 raised dot at 2 ‡î minute intervals.

No Frills Colored Measuring Spoon Set
Company: Independent Living Aides
Phone: 800-537-2118
Model: 183324
Price: $.75

4 color coded measuring spoons on key ring, 1/2 teaspoon, 1 teaspoon, 1/2 tablespoon, 1 tablespoon

Description:
The colored measuring spoon can make it easier to differentiate different measure by different color.

Talking Kitchen Scale
Company: Independent Living Aids
Phone: 800-537-2118
Model: 756450
Price: $99.95

Electronic kitchen scale with large bowl recepticle

Description:
A flip of a switch enables this scale to accurately weigh up to 5,000
grams in 5 gram increments or up to 11 pounds in ‡ ounce gradations, and to announce the weight in a clear, easily understandable male voice. It requires one 9-volt battery. Click HERE to see a demonstration of this device.

Y Peeler
Company: North Coast Functional Supplies
Phone:800-235-7054
Model:NC28219
Price:$8.95

Y-shaped vegetable peeler with large easy-grip handle

Description:
Cushioned, built-up grips wont slip in your hands, even when wet. The blade on the Swivel Peeler swivels for easy peeling and requires minimal wrist movement. The blade on the Y Peeler also swivels, but requires good movement in the wrist, elbow and shoulder. Both of these high-quality peelers have potato eye removers and stainless steel blades. Dishwasher safe.

Please Note:
These lists contains items which can be found in this lab. It should not be considered a comprehensive list of all assistive technology products or that the products listed will meet the needs of an individual. Consultation with an assistive technology specialist should be considered prior to the purchase of any product.