MAIL ORDER CATALOG-RETAILERS
The following catalogs contain many of the products described in this booklet (e.g., grab bars, handheld showers). Some specialize in specific aids (e.g., vision, hearing) unless otherwise specified, most of the catalogs are free. They may be obtained by writing to the following addresses. The authors have included this information as a resource and are endorsing neither the company nor their merchandise.
American Foundation for the Blind
The Do-able Renewable Home
Here's to Your Health
Fred Sammons, Inc.
Sears Roebuck & Co.
Self-help Manual for Patients With Arthritis
Swedish Rehab (LUMEX)
54 The Gadget Book
Tools for Living
VA Vis-Aids, Inc.
Medical supply stores supply many of these products and aides referred to in this booklet. You may also want to check your local hardware or department store.
Home Repair Services:
Check your local area for a handyman or a federally subsidized agency
that can provide a variety of security and safety products for the home.
(e.g., locks, grab bars, railings, electrical) often an area agency on
aging or a visiting nurses association is a good source of information.