Senior Benefits

Slip On, Zip up, & Go!

Medicine in motion

Friendly Shoes help Seniors regain mobility, retain independence, and reduce fall risk with comfortable, stylish shoes that are easy to slip-on and zip-secure for a proper fit.

perfect for active living 

The Friendly Shoe took over 4 years of R&D through a collaboration of medical professionals, active patients, and master shoe makers with a focus on the biomechanics of the aging foot. 

Patent pending technology makes it the easiest proper fitting shoe in the world to put on. You slip-in and zip-up one-handed for a proper, supportive fit. And they look and feel great! That's Friendly!

Founder Joseph DiFrancisco is a licensed occupational therapist. Email or call today at (619) 488-0066 to schedule a House Call in the San Diego area to ensure a proper fit.

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Friendly Shoes' design accommodates impairments in dexterity, coordination, strength, sensory, and balance. 

Lightweight rubber outsole has a beveled heel designed for walking. Cushiony midsole optimizes sensory system feedback for stability. 

Comfort insole creates fixation, reducing foot sliding/friction and optimizing knee, hip, and pelvic alignment.

Sustainable top grain leather is tumbled-soft to encourage conformity to each unique foot without sacrificing support.

Lightweight, anti-slip rubber outsole features a flexible front toe area for all day comfort and active use.

Women’s Medimoto Rose Gold Leather

Women’s Medimoto Rose Gold Leather

Friendly's Shoes feature a zipper opening making the shoe remarkably easy to put on and take off. We call this Easy Shoe Access technology, and it works. Simply turn your
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Style, Comfort & Ease

Our Friendly Sole System is designed by an occupational therapist for proper biomechanics. The outsole is grippy, lightweight rubber so you get traction, and the heel is beveled specifically for walking. Our comfort foam midsole balances cushion with perception so you get stability. And Friendly Shoes come with two insole options: Arch Support and Classic Comfort. 

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