How to Use a Sock Aid

How to Use a Sock Aid – Cindy demonstrates how to use a sock aid to assist in putting on socks. This may be useful for any individual having difficulty reaching their feet due to pain/weakness/loss of motion/restrictions. A sock aid is often used after surgeries such as total hip/knee replacement and back surgery.

Sock Aid used in demonstration above (affiliate link)

Sock Aid Flexible deluxe (affiliate link)

Reacher used in demonstration above
RMS 26″ Grabber Reacher (single) (affiliate link)

RMS 26″ Grabber Reacher (2 pack) (affiliate link)

Check out the related video link below for other assistive devices to help make it easier to put on your shoes.

Elastic Shoelaces & Shoehorn


These videos are for informational purposes only. We recommend that you consult with your physician and local physical or occupational therapist to be evaluated for your adaptive equipment needs.


How to Use a Sock Aid

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