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Reading & Writing Aids

Reading aids and writing aids are designed simply to help make the task of reading and writing easier. If holding a book up for long periods of time causes you strain, we have a variety of aids for reading available including book stands to help keep your book open to a specific page. Or, these can just give you a place to rest your book while you read. Not only this, but if you or your loved one struggles to read smaller texts, we also offer a variety of magnifying glasses and magnifiers to help your eyes focus on smaller print. If you're finding it increasingly difficult to hold a pen or are living with arthritis in your hands, our writing aids will help you to write with more ease. Other living aids may also help make small but important improvements to your life.
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Table Stand Magnifier

Table Stand Magnifier

This quality Magnifier with table stand is a unique hands-free magnifying glass and has a swivel lens, which revolves 360 degrees, to allow precise positioning. The Table Stand Magnifier can also be...
£19.16
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Folding A4 Magnifier and Stand

Folding A4 Magnifier and Stand

The Folding A4 Magnifier and Stand is made from tough acrylic and comes complete with a folding stand that makes it ideal for hands-free reading. The stand positions the lens, with a magnification...
£15.83
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Fold Flat Classic Book Stand

Fold Flat Classic Book Stand

The Fold Flat Classic Book Stand is an ideal solution for anyone with limited grip or hand/arm impairments, enabling the user to read books, magazines etc. totally hands-free, reducing strain on the...
£8.33
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NRS Healthcare Ultralite Finger Yokes - Pack of 10

NRS Healthcare Ultralite Finger Yokes - Pack of 10

This Pack of 10 Ultralite Finger Yokes is versatile, simple and affordable, helping you to hold a wide range of household items from pens and pencils to cutlery. One or more can be used at any one...
£10.00
Contour Rheumatic Pen

Contour Rheumatic Pen

This built up contoured rheumatic pen is very easy to grip and requires virtually no pressure to write. Ideal for those with both rheumatic and arthritic conditions and to assist those users...
£4.16
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Soft PVC Pen & Pencil Holder - Pack of 3

Soft PVC Pen & Pencil Holder - Pack of 3

This soft PVC pen or pencil holder simply slides on to normal sized pens and pencils to make them easier to grip and control writing. Designed to help those with a weak grip, arthritis, or other...
£5.83
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Writing Bird

Writing Bird

The Writing Bird is an ergonomically shaped writing aid that fits neatly and securely in the fingers and the palm of the hand, and which also features a raised section that will hold a pen in...
£24.99
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Hands-Free Magnifying Glass with Light

Hands-Free Magnifying Glass with Light

This stylish and very lightweight illuminated magnifier balances on the chest and has an adjustable neck cord that simply slips over the users head to provide illuminated magnification that is ideal...
£17.49
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Hands Free Magnifier with Light

Hands Free Magnifier with Light

This Hands Free Magnifier with a built-in light and easy to use on/off switch can be used as a hand held magnifier or hands free when used with the neck cord provided, which is useful if you have...
£22.00
Multimedia Keyboard - Yellow - XL Printed Letters

Multimedia Keyboard - Yellow - XL Printed Letters

The Multimedia Keyboard is ideal for those with a visual impairment and it is suitable for those who struggle to use a standard keyboard due to the size of the keys. This big key, large letter...
£29.16
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Round LED Magnifying Glass

Round LED Magnifying Glass

This high-quality, hand-held Round LED Magnifying Glass has a scratch resistant aspheric lens that gives the user a magnification strength of X 4. The magnifier's built-in LED light helps to...
£28.33
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Reading Glasses
  • Silver
  • Yellow

Reading Glasses

These silver framed Reading Glasses provide an optical strength of +3.0 that is ideal for reading and other hobbies, a range of other glasses are available from this area of the website. The reading...
From £0.92
Full Page Magnifier

Full Page Magnifier

This full page magnifier has a 'soft-touch' frame for easy positioning and comfort. Ideal for magnifying text, small print, maps and documents, simply place the full page magnifier over the small...
£5.83
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Classic Magnifying Glass
  • Black

Classic Magnifying Glass

This outstanding Classic Magnifying Glass is an essential aid when reading the small print in newspapers, on food labels, medication bottles and much much more. The classically shaped magnifying...
From £3.57
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Magnifying Glass with a Light

Magnifying Glass with a Light

This superb value for money magnifying glass with a light has a glass lens mounted in a frame with a large plastic handle. The battery-powered light makes for easier reading in dim light and it has a...
£2.63
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Jumbo Magnifying Glass

Jumbo Magnifying Glass

This large Magnifying Glass has a 125mm (5 inch) diameter lightweight acrylic safety lens which gives a 2X magnification. It also features a 6X bifocal plastic lens for small detail. It is great for...
£19.99
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Rectangular Shatterproof Magnifying Glass

Rectangular Shatterproof Magnifying Glass

This rectangular magnifier has a 50 x 100mm (2" x 4") wide shatterproof lens for easy reading and minimal hand movement. As a portable visual aid, it is ideal for reading small text e.g. food labels...
£17.49
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Ring Pen Ultra

Ring Pen Ultra

This Childs Ring Pen Ultra is an expertly designed and manufactured childrens writing aid that is ideal for younger children with a weak grip or those that suffer from carpal tunnel syndrome or...
From £10.99
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Aids for reading

For those with limited grip or impairments in their hands or arms, holding a book can be a particularly difficult task. With our reading aids, however, we aim to offer the necessary support to ensure that elderly or disabled users can enjoy the pleasures of reading a book, magazine or newspaper without strain. We also offer a range of magnifying glasses, enhancing the clarity of texts for the visually impaired and making reading far easier and more accessible.

Writing aids

Here at Complete Care Shop, we offer an array of writing aids as a means of trying to offer solutions to everyone with difficulty writing. We understand the challenges faced by those with limited dexterity, reduced hand strength or motor impairments, and our writing aids are thoughtfully crafted to enhance comfort and ease during the writing process. With ergonomic grips and user-friendly designs, our writing aids provide a steady and comfortable hold, significantly reducing hand strain. 

So whether you require a writing bird, a contour pen, pencil holders or more, trust Complete Care Shop to provide writing aids to suit you.

Daily living aids

Check out even more of our daily living aids and find out even more ways in which we can improve our customers' lives by increasing user convenience and offering solutions to day-to-day issues for the disabled and elderly. We also provide a selection of personal care & hygiene aids, pill boxes and organisers, reaching aids and so much more. Browse now and make your or your loved one’s life so much simpler.

Contact Complete Care Shop

At Complete Care Shop, we’re determined to help and support you. With an excellent rating on Trustpilot, it’s clear that we’re a reliable supplier of high-quality aids for reading and writing and more. If you have any questions about our products, don’t hesitate to contact us.

We also have a great service and installation option available to you and a useful help and advice section online for any queries.

We offer a wide range of reading aids specifically designed to cater to individuals with visual impairments or reading difficulties. Our collection includes various options to accommodate customers with different needs. For those with low vision, we have magnifying devices that enlarge text and images, making reading easier and more accessible, as well as book stands for those with limited grip and hand impairments.

We offer a range of writing aids that are designed to provide practical solutions. Adaptive pens and pencils with ergonomic designs and easy-to-grip handles are available for those with limited hand dexterity or arthritis. Our writing slopes also offer users a more comfortable surface to write on and are often found to be more suited to those struggling with dexterity and motor control.

First, assess the specific challenges faced by the person, such as visual impairment, limited mobility or reading difficulties. Consulting with a healthcare professional or Occupational Therapist can provide you with personalised recommendations and advice. Second, whenever possible, try out different reading and writing aids to determine which one suits you or your loved one best. Our consultation team is available to provide guidance and answer any questions you may have during this process. Third, read our product reviews at Trustpilot to gain insights into the effectiveness and ease of use of the aids from the experiences of other users.

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