The Meal Lifter was originally designed to assist Parkinson’s patients, however it has since proven to be very beneficial to Alzheimer’s and memory care patients who suffer from a reduction in their field of vision, as well as all individuals who no longer have the physical ability and coordination necessary to comfortably feed themselves.
The Meal Lifter is a very simple platform that raises the dinner plate several inches, reducing the distance from plate to mouth. The device increases visibility of the dinner plate and minimizes the amount of food that may otherwise fall off of the utensil, making eating more enjoyable, while providing greater ease and dignity for the individual. Pivoting on the elbow rather than lifting one’s arm makes it is demonstrably easier to eat; allowing the individual to remain independent for a longer period of time.
Meal Lifters are dishwasher safe, stack-able and unbreakable/rigid polypropylene.
Meal Lifter™ is made of durable molded polypropylene that is dishwasher safe. The eating aid measures 4.25“ high by 10.5” wide at its base and weighs approximately 3/4 lbs. To use Meal Lifter™ simply rest a 9” plate (Meal Lifter™ plate recommended, sold separately) at the top of the aid to... Read More
Meal Lifter™ is made of durable molded polypropylene that is dishwasher safe. The eating aid measures 4.25“ high by 10.5” wide at its base and weighs approximately 3/4 lbs. Our 9” round ceramic plate is designed to fit the Meal Lifter™ perfectly. The weight of the plate allows it to rest... Read More