Lifestyle December 19, 2019
Check out these accessible gift ideas for disabled men
Chocolates, books and music make for great gifts. But if you are in the mood for something a little out of the box and meaningful, we have put together a list of gifting ideas for a disabled man.
Take a look at these options under ₹ 1,200.
Brolaviya Iceberg Makers Gooseneck Flexible Clip Lazy Arm Bracket
This is great device for anyone with mobility challenges. It can be used anywhere and can hold your mobile phones, Kindle and tablets.
The device is black in colour with a bracket at one end that can be clipped on to a chair or table for stability. You can attach your mobile or tablet to the other end.
Filmmaker Rustom Irani, who is a wheelchair user, finds the bracket highly useful.
This clamps on to the wheelchair and I can attach my cellphone. It is good for handsfree selfies and other creative stuff and you don’t have to worry about dropping your phone or tablet.
Global TWS 4 Bluetooth JBL True Wireless Headphones Dual Ear Sports with Mic Assorted
Wireless headphones enable independence and greater mobility. This pair is compatible with any Bluetooth device and works with Android and iPhone devices.
The earphones are black in colour and come in a small box. The words JBL are written in white.
Available at shope2india
Caperlan 100 Fishing Gilet – Khaki
It can be hard carrying too many items within the limited confines of a wheelchair. A cargo jacket like this one with multiple pockets is a handy thing to own. You can store your money, ID, keys, even documents in the various pockets.
The jacket featured is khaki in colour and has eight front pockets with silver coloured zips. The word Caperlan is printed in white lettering in the upper right corner.
Available at decathlon
Sphinx Brown Messenger Bag
Too hot for a cargo jacket? Check out this messenger bag, also called man purse. Trendy, stylish and elegant, they can accommodate many things and are accessible.
The bag is brown in colour and has a strap with a buckle to adjust the length.
Available at flipkart
Titan Braille Analog Watch for Men
A watch is always welcome and this one is good to look at and accessible to visually impaired men. Simple and elegant, this works well with formal wear too.
The watch has a black strap with a silver case. The hands are black in colour. The word Titan is printed inside in black.
Available at tatacliq
Mumbai based lawyer Amar Jain, who is visually impaired, loves his Braille watch.
When you are sitting in a formal meeting, it’s not always possible to play voice-based software. The most elegant solution is the Braille watch. It also allows you to carry the pride of Braille as it was the first empowering tool for the visually impaired community.
So, go ahead and take your pick. You will make someone very happy!
* Prices may vary.
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