Additional Needs Mealtime: Adaptive Plates & Eating Aids
At Fledglings we offer a wide range of eating aids equipment to make mealtimes a little easier.
Adaptive cutlery, crockery plates and drinking cups eating aids can offer a child or adult a range of solutions to help them eat and drink. Many people may have trouble with eating and drinking due to a wide range of conditions such as a reduced grip, restricted movement, lack of muscle control or sensory issues. The right equipment can make eating and drinking easier and allow a person to achieve more independence.
Adaptive Plates, Crockery and Eating Aids
Fledglings range of adapted plates and crockery is designed to make feeding easier and encourage independent eating at mealtimes.
We offer different type of plates and bowls, including weighted plates and plates with non-slip bases which will not slip so easily. We also have plates and bowls with raised sides, which make pushing the food onto a fork or spoon easier. While non-slip mats can stop plates and dishes slipping away from you as you eat.