adapted clothing


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adapted clothing

clothing that has been modified, such as with taped hook and loop or Velcro fasteners, to permit disabled persons to dress themselves with minimal difficulty.

a·dap·ted cloth·ing

(ă-daptĕd klōdhing)
Clothes that are modified so a person with a disability can dress without assistance.

adapted clothing

Garments designed with special features, such as Velcro closures, to enable persons with disabilities to dress themselves without assistance.
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Caseworkers may agree fully with a request for funding to purchase adapted clothing, but unless they have upper-management and policy-level support, they can do little to assist you.
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