Adaptive Baby Care Lending Inventory

Welcome to the Adaptive Baby Care Inventory page!

Here you can explore our assistive devices and descriptions. You CAN select more than one item to borrow so please make a note of the devices you'd like to reserve so that all items can be selected on the reservation form. When you have determined the devices you would like to borrow, click Go to Loan Form or the button at the bottom of this page to reserve the items.

Existing Baby Care Equipment

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Expandable Swing Gate
Swing Gate - Expandable
Adjusts to fit openings 24-60 wide & 32 in. high. Ideal for extra-wide openings. Safety latch offers easy one-handed operation.

Caution: Safety equipment should be individually evaluated and matched to the parent needs.

This item requires the recommendation of an occupational therapy practitioner.

Available to purchase from: Amazon.com @ $39.99
Baby Carrier
Baby Carrier
This item provides an easier way to carry your baby. It is easy to put on and to place baby into carrier. It can benefit parents who are blind, have low vision, or have use of only one hand.

Caution: Not for parents who have back pain or shoulder pain/limitations.

This item requires the recommendation of an occupational therapy practitioner.

Available to purchase from: Amazon.com @ $79.99
Podee Hands Free Baby Bottle Feeding System
Podee Hands-Free Baby Bottle Feeding System
This special baby bottle allows babies 3 months + to be fed without needing to hold the baby or the bottle. The baby can be fed in an upright position instead of horizontal position. This item is helpful for parents who have weakness or pain in arms or hands or parents who fatigue easily.

Caution: Do not use while infant is lying down.

Available to purchase from: Amazon.com @ $10.99
Cabinet Locks by Tot Lok
Magnetic Cabinet Locks
These cabinet locks work on most cabinets and drawers and keeps cabinets locked tight and prevents pinched fingers. Install the magnetic locks to the inside of any cabinet or drawer (hardware included), then simply touch the magnetic key to the outside to disengage the lock and open the door. Helpful for parents who have weakness or pain in arms or hands.

Available to purchase from: Amazon.com @ $17.99
Deluxe Take Along Swing and Seat
Deluxe Take Along Swing and Seat
A swing can assist parents in soothing a fussy baby. Helpful for parents who experience fatigue or have difficulty carrying a fussy baby. This swing has 6 distinct swing speeds and starts without a push. It also has music with soothing nature sounds and includes a washable, ultra-soft, removable seat. You can easily convert to stationary seat with calming vibrations for soothing and snoozing.

Caution: may be difficult to use for parents with back pain or arm/hand limitations.

Available to purchase from: Fisher-Price.com @ $80.00
Sure Comfort Deluxe Newborn/Toddler Tub
Sure Comfort Deluxe Newborn/Toddler Tub
This tub is designed for children 5-25 lbs. The mesh sling cradles and supports newborns. The deep tub is for children who are sitting up with little to no support. Parents who have pain or weakness in arms or hands will benefit from this tub.

This item requires the recommendation of an occupational therapy practitioner.

Available to purchase from: TheFirstYears.com @ $19.99
Soft Bib (set of 2)
Soft Bib
Comfortable bib is easy to secure against your child's neck. Food remains in the deep spill pocket, even if child is fidgety. Easy to clean and dishwasher safe.

Available to purchase from: Amazon.com @ $20.95
Playard with Zipper Access
Playard with Zipper Access
This portable travel crib and playpen is an alternative to a traditional playard. It zips down the side to allow child to crawl in/out - no need to lift child over the side. Helps parents who have repetitive stress injuries, back pain, fatigue, and weakness.

Available to purchase from: PhilAndTeds.com @ $199.99
Infant Pacifier Thermometer
Infant Pacifier Thermometer
Helpful for parents who are unable to insert or maintain the position of a thermometer for a baby. Fever Alert glow feature indicates fever and beeps when readings are complete. Memory feature recalls last reading to help monitor child's progress. Comfortable orthodontic nipple. Protective cover included for clean storage or travel. Measures Fahrenheit and Celsius.

Available to purchase from: SummerInfant.com @ $11.99
Nursing Pillow, My Brest Friend
Nursing Pillow, My Brest Friend
Wrap around nursing pillow design secures to the body to help mom and baby maintain positioning and latch-on. Back rest helps with good posture during feeding and reduces stress on back, neck, and shoulders. Helps parents who have pain in back or shoulders or who have repetitive stress injuries.

Available to purchase from: Amazon.com @ $34.95

 

Adapted Baby Care Equipment

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Adapted Boppy Pillow
Adapted Boppy Pillow
The Boppy Pillow positions baby during breast or bottle-feeding with decreased weight of head on parent's arm. Helps parents who have weakness/pain in arm or hand, limited grasp, and repetitive stress injuries. This Boppy is adapted with a strap to allow a parent with limited or no grasp to pick up the Boppy using the forearm and/or to slip the Boppy over the head and lower it into place. This adapted Boppy can also be used as a general support for a baby in a parent's lap during times other than feeding.
Convertible Crib
Adapted Crib
This crib is adapted with a sliding front gate. This gives those using a wheelchair access to the crib mattress at approximately lap level. This adaptation is also helpful to those with back pain or other limitations/disabilities that result in difficulty lifting the child over the front gate.

Caution: Additional adaptations may be required if the adaptation to the gate results in a gap between the mattress and crib that could result in entrapment. ABLE Tech is available for guidance.

Mattress is not included.
Lifting Harness
Lifting Harness for Infant
This lifting harness allows parents with limited grasping abilities an easier way to lift and transfer a baby. Fits babies with a head circumference of 16” or less.

*This item requires the recommendation of an occupational therapy practitioner.
Lifting Harness
Lifting Harness for Toddler
This lifting harness allows parents with limited grasping abilities an easier way to lift and transfer a baby. Fits babies with a head circumference larger than 16”.

*This item requires the recommendation of an occupational therapy practitioner.
Adapted Changing Table
Adapted Diapering Surface
This adapted changing table offers 3 adjustable heights, from 21 ¼” to 31 ½”H. The weight capacity for the table is 60 lbs. The 4-sided contoured changing pad with safety strap is attached to the table for added security. Storage bins under the table can hold diapers, wipes, baby clothes, etc. This is designed for any parent that needs to sit while diapering.
Baby Care Rollator - Infant/Toddler (set)
Baby Care Rollator Infant/Toddler
This item contains a child feeding seat attached to a rollator. This adaptation provides a safe, easy method for transporting an infant or toddler indoors while also giving the parent support while walking. The rollator has easy-locking hand brakes. This item is designed for:

• Parents who fatigue easily
• Parents with back difficulties and pain
• Parents with balance and coordination issues
• Parents who use walkers and crutches

Caution: Not to be used as a stroller. Not for children over 50 lbs.

This item requires the recommendation of an occupational therapy practitioner.
Baby Care Rollator - Newborn
Baby Care Rollator - Newborn
This item contains a bouncy seat attached to a rollator. This adaptation provides a safe, easy method for transporting a newborn indoors while also giving the parent support while walking. The rollator has easy-locking hand brakes. This item is designed for:

• Parents who fatigue easily
• Parents with back difficulties and pain
• Parents with balance and coordination issues
• Parents who use walkers and crutches

Caution: Not to be used as a stroller. Not for children over 4 months of age.

This item requires the recommendation of an occupational therapy practitioner.