You may find it challenging to persuade a senior to get accustomed to adaptive clothing, depending on your relationship with them. Many seniors can be reluctant.
A strong-willed attitude can have many forms, but it is often associated with a fear of losing independence. Wearing adaptive clothing can seem frightening, as it implies a lot of reliance on others; the loss of freedom they are afraid of.
Yet, the truth is, adaptive clothing can be stylish, comfortable, and can make a huge difference in quality of life.
Each individual will handle the change differently, so there is no single way to reassure seniors to handle the change. However, below are a couple of approaches that may help ease the way.