Washington State University

Department of Psychology and College of Nursing

Daily Living


Dressing & Grooming Aids



Keywords: button hook, zipper pull

Price: $




Keywords: dressing stick, dressing aid, big hook

Price: $

Additional Information: Reachers can also perform similar functions.




Keywords: sock pull, easy-pull sock aid

Price: $

Additional Information: Various models are available.




Keywords: long shoe horn, long handled shoe horn

Price: $




Keywords: elastic shoelaces

Price: $




 Cooking and Eating



Keywords: Lazy Susan

Price: $

Additional Information: Pull out shelves are also available for easy access of items.




Keywords: reacher, grabber, arm extender, extension reacher

Price: $




Keywords: jar & bottle opener

Price: $

Additional Information: Different openers are available for a variety of objects.




Keywords: faucet with lever

Price: $$$ - $$$$

Additional Information: Foot activated, timed, and motion sensor faucets are available.




Keywords: Swedish cutting board

Price: $ - $$




Keywords: rocking knife

Price: $




Keywords: pan handle holder, pan handle safety holder

Price: $




Keywords: cooking basket

Price: $




Keywords: long sleeve oven mitt

Price: $




Keywords: kitchen trolley, rolling cart

Price: $ - $$




Keywords: scoop bowl

Price: $




Keywords: universal cuff

Price: $

Additional Information: Large grip utensils are also available.




Toilet and Bathing



Keywords: raised toilet seat

Price: $

Additional Information: Dark colored toilet seats are available to enhance contrast. 3-in-1 commodes also perform similar functions.




Keywords: bidet

Price: $  - $$$$

Additional Information: While some are relatively easy to install, others may require professional installation.




Keywords: foot pedal for flushing toilet, foot pedal flush, foot flush

Price: $

Additional Information: Motion sensors are also available for hands free flushing




Keywords: grab bar, bathroom railing

Price: $ - $$

Additional Information: Proper Installation required. Portable grab bars are also available.




Keywords: adjustable height shower head

Price: $ - $$$

Additional Information: Anti-scalding faucets can also be installed.




Keywords: Shower chair, bath chair, bathtub transfer chair

Price: $

Additional Information: Bath lifts can be used to transfer a person in and out of a bath safely.




Price Guide 
$ $$ $$$ $$$$
$5-$50 $51-$100 $101-$200 $201+