If you suffer from weak or restricted grip due to Arthritis or other disability, meal time preparation can be quite challenging, especially if you live by yourself at home without much support.
Fortunately, there are many adaptive kitchen aids available to make it easier and safer for you to cook meals, and in this blog post we will cover the 5 Must-Have Adaptive Kitchen Aids for Arthritic users.
- Cutting Board and Chefs Knife with with Spikes
- Kitchen Knives for Arthritic Users
- Jar Belly Clamps
- Jar Bottle and Tin Openers
- Contour Turner for Tap or Knob
Cutting Board and Chefs Knife with with Spikes
Cutting boards with chef’s knife and spikes is the ultimate adaptive kitchen aid to empower you to prepare food safely if you have arthritis or only have one functioning hand, and is packed with features such as suction cups, chef’s knife, stainless steel spikes, and raised lips.
- Suction cup feet ensure a secure grip to prevent slippage during usage
- Chef’s Knife is attached to board making it easier to chop vegetables and meat
- Stainless steel spikes allow you to secure vegetables such as potatoes for peeling
- Raised lip allows you to spread with just one hand
Kitchen Knives for Arthritic Users
If you love to cook, then you probably know that there are many different types of knives available, and each has its unique design and purpose, and can make a huge difference in the quality of food you prepare.
Regardless of whether you are looking for a slicing knife, carving knife, preparation knife or chef's knife we’ve got you covered with our range of Arthritic Friendly Kitchen Knives that feature an contoured closed handle which is easy to grip, and is set at an angle to minimise wrist movement.
Jar Belly Clamp Holders
Jar and Bottle Belly Clamps are simple to install on the edge of your kitchen bench and allow you to hold onto containers with your hips, allowing your hands to be free to remove the lid, regardless of whether you only have one functioning hand, or need to use both hands to remove the lid.
- Conveniently on top edge of bench
- Versatile and can hold bottles and jars of various sizes
- Sliding section is pushed with your hips allowing your hands to be free
Jar Bottle and Tin Openers
In addition to using a jar belly clamp to free up your hands, you may want to invest in a Combination Jar, Bottle and Tin Opener Pack to enhance your grip and make it easier to open jars, bottles and cans.
Contour Turner for Tap or Knob
If you have struggle to grip onto things or move your wrists, then a Contour Turner for Tap or Knob can greatly enhance your ability to turn knobs and taps with it’s easy to grip T-Piece Handle, and retractable stainless steel rods that will conform to various shapes for better grip.
In conclusion, the 5 Must-Have Adaptive Kitchen Aids to empower Arthritic users to safely prepare meals at home are Cutting Board and Chefs Knife with Spikes, Adaptive Kitchen Knives for Arthritic Users, Jar and Bottle Belly Clamp Holder, Combination Jar, Bottle and Tin Opener Pack and Contour Turner for Tap or Knob.