Bedroom and Dressing Aids. Arthritis pain and stiffness can make dressing activities like buttoning a shirt, pulling up a zip, very difficult or impossible. Your joints can often be stiff and achy first thing in the morning. Therefore this makes getting dressed time-consuming and tiring. We have a range of practical helpers such as reachers and grabbers, and dressing aids including sock aids, compression frames and shoe horns. These will all enable you to maintain your independence and help you get dressed at the start of the day.