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Device to assist putting on velcro shoes

  • Sophie Morrison
  • Scotland
  • DG 28/08
  • Complete

Device to assist putting on velcro shoesA lady with severe arthritis and with practically no movement in her hip joints, had great difficulty placing on her shoes and fastening the velcro.

An available long-handled tool (a ‘helping hand’) was modified by cuttting and bracketing at the lower end to provided an angled, rather than a straight grasping action.

The client can now put on, or take off, her shoes without difficulty.


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One response to “Device to assist putting on velcro shoes”

  1. June Dove says:

    Exactly what I need; where can I purchase one?

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