Socks for Elderly, Disabled or Diabetic
Non-skid socks or anti-slip socks reduce chances of accidental slips and falls. Silverts best-selling diabetic socks have grips on the bottom, similar to the treads on shoes though not as stiff. They are great for fall prevention and especially for loved ones in hospitals and facilities who aren’t always monitored. Silverts Adaptive socks for seniors and disabled provide preventative measures with their anti slip features.
Non-slip versions are also great for people with arthritis, disabilities, edema, swollen feet or lowered mobility. The use of non-skid diabetic socks in hospitals is very important because it helps reduce chances of slips and falls.
Made from a cotton blend knit, the socks are available in 3 different adult sizes that stretch to accommodate most feet and ankles. Though they are wide socks, they are still comfortably snug and they do not restrict circulation. The seamless toe closure adds additional comfort for those with swollen feet as a result of diabetes, edema, or other conditions.
The anti-slip soles are made of a durable silicone tread, hence they’re perfect for patients in hospitals, post surgery, nursing homes, retirement homes, and home care. Non-skid socks benefit the patients as well as the caregivers who are taking care of seniors.
Silverts diabetic non-skid socks come in a variety of neutral colors, so that they’re versatile enough for any outfit.
Anti-Slip Sock Features
Rubber grips on the soles
- Applied throughout entire bottom for maximum fall prevention
- Flat and comfortable
- Treads are secure, therefore they wash well
Multiple Sizes and Colors
- Comes in regular and XL
- Can accommodate any adult sized foot, even when swollen feet
- Available in super soft polyester chenille and stretchable cotton blend
- Machine washable – can withstand many loads of heavy cycles
Other Slip Resistant Solutions
Silverts provides a number of other footwear options that have the same slip resistant sole. These range from booties to full shoes.
Silverts booties are a great solution if your loved one wants one step above socks but doesn’t want a full slipper or shoe. The bootie has incredible adjustability, and with an easy touch closure that opens up. In cases of extreme swelling, getting a sock on might be near impossible, even with great stretch. If this is an issue, the Silverts bootie is a great option to make an even larger opening to get swollen feet into.
Silverts offers a wide range of slippers and shoes for men and women.