Dexterity

Dexterity is defined as the skill or ability in using one's hands or body. Lack of hand dexterity, for example, may prevent a person from opening a prescription bottle, holding a spoon or tying their shoelaces. Products in this category include exercisers, dressing / personal aids, kitchen aids, telephones, writing pens, and voice-activated clocks. For your convenience, we have also included some mobility canes in this category.
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Mail Chime - Mail Alert (301100)
  • Three beeps and flashing light signal mail's arrival
  • 300-foot range
  • Adjustable volume control for beep alert
  • Incl. Mail Chime Alert w/AC adapter & sensor w/12v A23 battery
  • Works on all three basic types of mailboxes: slot, curb or wall mounted
The Mail Chime tells you when your mail has arrived. No more wasted trips to the mailbox in cold and wet weather.

Simply mount the sensor on your mailbox door using double face tape (included) and plug the receiver into an electrical outlet anywhere in your home. When the mailbox door is opened, the sensor on the mailbox door sends a wireless signal to the Mail Chime in your home. The Mail Chime then alerts you by flashing a bright red LED light and four beeps that your mail has been delivered.

It's the perfect solution for the Deaf, hard-of-hearing, the blind, low vision, individuals who find it difficult to walk, pregnant women, the elderly or people who are just plain busy. An adjustable volume control lets you customize the sound to a comfortable level to meet your unique situation.

Comes with Mail Chime Receiver with AC adapter, sensor with 12-volt A23 battery, double-faced tape and instructions. Mail Chime measures 3-1/2 in. wide by 1-5/8 in. high. Receiver measures 1 in. high by 4-1/8 in. wide by 3-3/8 in. deep.
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$49.95
Master Lock Speed Dial Combination Lock (501500)
  • Open it quickly and easily by touch with one hand
  • No small numbers to see or dial to manipulate
  • Combination is a series of up-down-left-right moves
  • Just slide dial in the sequence you pre-set
  • Included letter/number/color/shape/symbol decals allow dial customization
The Speed Dial Combination Padlock from Master Lock is fast, easy and secure. It's quick and easy to open with only one hand - without having to see small numbers or manipulate a dial as must be done with a traditional combination lock. Simply slide the dial up, down, left or right in a sequence you pre-set to open it!

PRODUCT FEATURES:
- World's first combination lock that opens on up/down/left/right directional movements
- Patented technology is faster, easier and more secure than a standard combination lock
- Maximum security with anti-shim technology
- Combination can be reset to any number of movements in any sequence
- Easy-to-Use: 2" (51mm) wide metal body can be opened one-handed without looking
- Matching passcode indicators (letters, numbers, colors, shapes, symbols) are included for added customization - simple apply over arrows
- Hardened steel shackle for increased bolt cutter protection
- Perfect for school/employee/athletic/storage lockers and cabinets

Dimensions: 3.75" High x 2.125" Wide x 1.375" Deep
Weight (in Original Packaging): 6.7 oz.

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$14.95
Pilot One (801344)
  • Pre-programmed menu structure
  • Auditory and Visual feedback
  • Voice training with no computer required
  • Convenient graphic display
Convert spoken commands into signals and control numerous devices - television, telephone, lights, door system, and more. The Pilot One is a brand new introduction to the North American market featuring simple voice programming steps and improved voice recognition capabilities. This portable and easily programmable device can be used in any environment.

Key features:

Pre-programmed menu structure

IR and X-10 interfaces

Easy-to-train IR learning

Voice training with no computer required

Convenient graphic display

Auditory and Visual feedback

Direct Learning infrared for easy programming with your existing remotes

Supports external microphones

Latest generation speech recognition technology

Internal microphone

External keys for caregiver use
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$2,499.00
PLEXTALK Pocket- Portable Daisy-MP3 Player and Voice Recorder (307585)
  • DAISY book, NLS book and MP3 player plus voice recorder
  • Load files to/from PC using USB cables
  • Built-in speaker plus stereo earphone included
  • Rechargeable battery and AC adapter included
  • Fits in your pocket: Only 2.2 x 4.4 x 0.6
The PLEXTALK Pocket is a DAISY-compliant digital book player, MP3 music player and voice recorder all in one compact lightweight unit that you can easily slip into your pocket and take anywhere It great for work, school or leisure and offers unsurpassed accessibility for those with low vision or learning difficulties.
Play back DAISY audio books and text-based DAISY books, NLS Library of Congress books and MP3 music files. The PLEXTALK Pocket supports up to 32GB of files on removable SD cards. You can also upload files to, and download from your PC. Record short voice memos or longer meetings and classes, and even insert headings at the touch of a button while recording for fast, easy navigation during playback.
Listen to your books, music and voice recordings on your choice of the powerful built-in speaker, or you may prefer the included stereo earphone for private listening.
The PLEXTALK Pocket gives spoken information about the current operation and provides key descriptions in Key Describer mode. In addition, it speaks menu items and includes a help function by simply pressing the Number 5 key.

Minimum System Requirements: Windows 2000, XP or Vista
Memory Card Drive Specifications: Type SD/SDHC card
Measures 2.2 x 4.4 x 0.6inches (55 x 112 x 16mm)
Weighs only 3.9 ounces (110 g)

- With PLEXTALK Pocket in your chest pocket or bag pocket, you can enjoy listening to digital talking books and play your favorite music. Simply press a button to insert a heading while recording a long conference or class, and you can playback only what you want to review by navigating by headings. Record short voice memos - great for remembering telephone numbers, appointments, To Do's, etc.
- You just put more capacity of SD card to carry as many books and music you have as possible. PLEXTALK Pocket supports 32GB SDHC.
- Sleep timer function that switches off the unit at the user-set amount of time.
- Connect to Windows PC (Win 2000, XP or Vista) by bundled USB cables and PLEXTALK Pocket becomes an external drive. You just drag-and-drop files on your PC to PLEXTALK Pocket, without any specific folder name rules. Now you are ready to go out with your favorite DAISY books, other digital talking books, music, text, html.
- PLEXTALK Pocket plays books from services including Bookshare.org, Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic (RFBandD). The NLS (National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped) also makes materials available at no charge. Please contact these providers directly for further information about available materials.
- If you have our product PTR1 or PTR2, you can copy the contents on CD from either of them to PLEXTALK Pocket without PC. Just connect the devices by USB cables, then press one button to back up the files on CD to the SD card in PLEXTALK Pocket.
- The battery is recharged via USB. Simply connect PLEXTALK Pocket to your PC

MEDIA: Support for removable 32GB SD cards and USB flash memory You can expand the capacity of storage up to 32 GB SD card.
Media Transfer from USB without PC You can back up the contents in external USB media connected to the USB port.
POWER: Battery Rechargeable via AC Adapter and USBA replaceable lithium polymer battery designed for PLEXTALK Pocket supplies power up to 10 hours for playback or recording. The battery is fully recharged via the bundled AC adapter in about 4 hours.
Sleep Timer Quickly press and release the Power key once to set 30 minutes for sleep timer. The sleep timer setting will increase by 30 minutes for each press, up to a maximum of 2 hours.

Special Order Policy

MaxiAids Restocking Fee Policy
Due to manufacturer requirements and restrictions, MaxiAids has outlined the following restocking fee policy for certain items as follows:

- There is a 20% restocking fee for items that are being returned by the customer
- In addition to 20% restocking fee, the product may have to be returned to the manufacturer at the customers expense
- Customer order may not be older than 30 days
- Items must be returned in new and unused condition

If items are non-returnable due to sanitary reasons, they cannot be returned under any circumstances if the product was opened or unsealed. If the produc

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$367.90
Pocketdresser - four tools in one pocketknife style dressing aid -Red (558049)
  • Four tools in one pocketknife style tool
  • Accomodates a wide range of button and zipper sizes
  • Lightweight and easy to use
  • Adjustable hand strap and pocket clip
  • Includes 2 button hooks, loop buttoner and zipper pick
The Pocketdresser contains four primary dressing aids in one pocketknife style tool, making it the ultimate tool for dressing independence. The large buttonhook is easily capable of buttoning even new, thick, denim jeans. The closed-loop buttoner and small buttonhook are ideal for medium sized shirt buttons all the way down to delicate, collar shirt buttons. The zipper pick, the most specialized tool of the group, functions not only as a zipper pull, but also as a pick, to pry out buried zipper tabs and even undo knotted shoelaces. And since all tools can be positioned at any angle in relation to the handle, it is truly helpful for those with limited arm and wrist movement. The lightweight design along with the adjustable hand strap and pocket clip make this the ultimate dressing aid for those who wish to maintain their dressing independence. Weighs just 4.1 ounces. Measures 4 7/8 (closed). Color red.
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$19.95
Press-On One-Handed Nail Clipper (507414)
  • Designed for use with one hand
  • Easy to operate with minimum effort
  • Sits firmly on a desk, table or counter
The Press-On One-Handed Nail Clipper easily clips nails with just a gentle press of the hand. It features an extra-wide and extra-long base that provides stability and leverage, while it's four rubber feet hold it firmly in place. Ideal for one handed use and people who find small implements difficult to manipulate. Great for those with limited hand dexterity, from temporary injuries to permanent conditions such as severe arthritis and hemi-paralysis (one-sided paralysis.) Allows greater independence for stroke victims, amputees and others who only have the use of one hand. Dimensions: 11-1/2 Long x 4 Wide x 3 High. Weight: 13 oz.






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$32.95
Rehab Reachers - 26 1-2 in Long-Folds to 14 1-2 in (41003)
Trigger operated lightweight aluminum reacher with a Push-Pull post. Features a nonslip lower jaw for added gripping power. Rubber pad is located in the upper jaw to allow for a secure grip to most objects. Jaw design allows for maximum opening width while maintaining strength. A magnet is imbedded in the rubber tip at the front. The Reacher Clip (included) can be used to secure the reacher to the tubing of a walker or wheelchair.
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$19.95
Reizen Deluxe Recliner Lever Extender (152196)
  • Recline your chair with ease and without any stress or strain on your hands
  • Attaches easily to existing lever
  • Oversized handle for easy grip
  • Heavy duty steel construction perfect for everyday use
  • 9 inches long x 7 inches wide
Recline your chair with ease and without any stress or strain on your hands with this deluxe lever extender. The extender handle is oversized for easy grip and easily attaches to your existing lever on your recliner. Within seconds, you will be able to take comfort in your chair and your hands will thank you.

This is the perfect product for anyone with reduced strength or mobility, or if you simply want to give your hands a break. The recliner lever extender is durable and made from heavy-duty steel construction, so it is great for everyday use. The lever extender is 9" L x 7" W.
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$33.79
Safety Ice Tip Single Point For Canes (94598)
Don't slip, use an ice tip! This Safety Ice Tip helps keep your cane from slipping if you have to get around during dangerous ice and snow conditions.

Attaches easily to any size cane. Single point tip flips up when not in use. Stainless steel.
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$9.95
SENCH Side Threading Needles - 6pk. (500588)
  • Self threading needles
  • Come in three sizes (2 of each)
  • Used for general sewing tasks
  • Nickel plated with golden eyes
SENCH Side threading needles are nickel-plated with golden eyes. They come in three sizes only (2 of each). These sewing needle sizes are the most commonly used sizes for general sewing tasks such as mending a hem, replacing a button, or doing embroidery work on a pillowcase with 2 or 3 strands of floss. To thread these sewing needles, simply make a loop around the needle and tighten it. Then pull the tightened loop into the opening on the side of the eye.
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$15.95
Sentina Zen Light LED Motion Sensor Energy Smart Light (903162)
  • Motion Sensor LED Wall Light perfect for any room
  • Japanese Shoji Paper takes the energy-saving LED light and gives it a soothing and peaceful glow
  • Built-in motion sensor provides light only when needed by turning on when you enter the room and shutting off when you walk out
  • Sensor can be adjusted to automatically shut off after 1, 5 or 10 minutes
  • Ideal no-switch light solution for those with arthritic hand pain, dexterity issues and/or limited hand function
The energy-efficient Sentina ZenLight LED Motion Sensor Light combines the best of ancient Japanese lighting methods with the latest in LED lighting technology and motion sensor technology. The built-in authentic Japanese Shoji Paper takes the energy-saving LED lights and gives it a soothing and peaceful glow. The built-in motion sensor provides light only when needed, turning on automatically when the consumer enters the room and shutting off when the consumer leaves the room. The sensor can be adjusted to shut off after 1, 5 or 10 minutes. Ideal in-home lighting solution for those with arthritis of the hands, hand pain or dexterity issues, as well as those with limited hand function.
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$35.95
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