Clothing can be adapted to help make dressing and undressing easier. This is sometimes cheaper than buying adaptive clothing brands and allows you to modify your favorite items.


Kristi Gonzalez had a seamstress put an additional zipper in the back of her son AJ’s coat to make it easier to put on and take off.  Now it essentially unzips into 2 separate halves of a coat. What a creative community we have! Zippers can be a powerful tool to increase independence.