ChesterKeys provides an adjustable Bluetooth keyboard with all controls, ports, microphone, and camera easily accessible. The keys feature extra-large font for increased visibility and include all the function keys; an I pad it is needed as well as Home, Volume, Search, Internet, and more. The soft faux leather case closes securely with a magnetic clasp. The iPad will rest within the built-in, collapsible stand that can be angled for optimal viewing. The rechargeable battery provides 120-ho
Pilot Pro is designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury, multiple sclerosis or severe physical disabilities. It allows spoken commands for remote control of numerous devices in multiple environments. Users can control a television, telephone, lights, door systems, and more with simple, intuitive commands like, "TV... On" or "Channel... Up".
Pilot Pro is portable and programmable, meeting the needs of users at home, in the office, or within a healthcare facility. It is designed to be
The Jelly Beamer® Snow Wireless Switch Transmitter is a wireless button or touch switch designed to control a wide range of switch-adapted devices and toys for individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This switch has two components: the Jelly Beamer switch that houses a transmitter and the Jelly Beamer receiver that can be plugged into any switch-adapted device, from battery operated toys and electric appliances to a digital camera or computer. Each
The LITTLEmack communicator is a touch switch and direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with visual or upper extremity and communication disabilities. This single-message communicator offers 75 seconds of recording time. The communicator also has a toy/appliance feature which enables any message in the sequence, or as many messages as desired, to be paired with a reinforcer. This device has an angled surface and a detachable base with a "snap track" extension that allows
The LITTLE Step-by-Step communicator is a touch switch and direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with visual or upper extremity disabilities and communication disabilities. This communicator offers 75 seconds of recording time and is designed to record a series of sequential messages. The initial activation of the communicator plays the first message, the second activation plays the second message, etc. The device has a "repeat" feature which locks in a message until it i
The AbleNet TrackerPro is designed for users with Quadriplegia, Cerebral Palsy, Multiple Sclerosis, Muscular Dystrophy, ALS, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and any other disability where the user has little or no control of their hands to use a standard mouse. The TrackerPro hardware is placed in front of the user on top of or directly below their computer monitor and plugs into a USB Type A receptacle on the computer. The user places a small reflective dot on their forehead, glasses, or rim of their ha
Connect Access Solution is a device designed for people with physical disabilities as well as learning and cognitive disabilities. Connect Access Solution provides access, HiFi sound output, built-in switch access or the option to plug in 2 external switches, rechargeable battery, and iPad protection all in one sleek package.
The IntelliTools Classroom Suite is an academic reading, writing and math tutorial program and an assessment and evaluation system for children with cognitive or learning disabilities from pre-kindergarten (Pre-K) through the fifth grade. This software was developed based upon the principles of Universal Design for Learning (UDL) that combines two educational paradigms—systematic, explicit instruction and flexible creativity tools. It is designed to allow teachers to have control over specific l
The Blue2 Bluetooth Switch is a wireless touch and scanning switch designed for use by individuals with fine motor or neurological disabilities or cerebral palsy. This control switch allows wireless access via Bluetooth technology to certain applications on the Apple iPod, iPhone and iPad. To begin using the Blue2, sync the switch with a selected Apple device and activate an application's switch scanning mode to begin using the app hands-free. For maximum software accessibility, Blue2 supports f
The Body Mount (Leg) for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad is a cell phone holder and tablet computer mounting system for people with upper or lower extremity, grasping and mobility disabilities, people with use of one hand, and wheelchair users. The system includes two adjustable straps to secure an iPad, iPhone, or iPod Touch on the user's leg while seated in a wheelchair. OPTIONS: Mounts are available for the iPod Touch, iPhone 4, iPhone 4G, iPad 1 and iPad 2.
The MicroLight Switch is a touch switch designed to be activated by a feather light touch for individuals who have upper extremity motor disabilities. This switch requires 0.4 ounces of pressure and 0.25 inch of travel for activation and provides tactile and auditory feedback. The switch features a threaded screw insert for mounting (screw must be purchased separately) or it may be mounted with double-sided tape or Velcro. DIMENSIONS: 1.75 x 0.5 x 0.75 inches.
The IntegraMouse, also called USB Integra Mouse, is a mouth operated mouse designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury, severe physical disabilities, or upper extremity disabilities or amputation. This unit has all functions of a standard mouse. To operate, the user places the mouse between the lips and operates the cursor by applying pressure with the lips. As little as 0.1 millimeter of movement or 10 grams of pressure are required to control the mouse. Mouse clicks (left click, ri
The Tash Mounting Arm System, model 66000, is switch mounting hardware designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, neurological, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This three-part modular system mounts most Tash switches (not included) and consists of a mounting arm that adjusts with one large knob, the mounting connection appropriate for the specific switch selected, and the base clamp most suited to the environment in which the switch is to be used. Switch connect
The Tash Lever Switch is a lever switch designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. These switches provide auditory and tactile feedback and require 1.75 ounces of force to activate. DIMENSIONS: 4.75 x 2 x 1 inch. WEIGHT: 2 ounces. COLOR: Black, red, green, yellow, or blue.
The Tash Mini Lever Switch is a lever switch designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. These switches provide auditory and tactile feedback and require 1.4 ounces of force to activate. DIMENSIONS: 4 x 1.5 x 0.75 inch. WEIGHT: 1.5 ounces. COLOR: Black, red, green, yellow, or blue.
The Tash Micro Lever Switch is a lever switch designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. These switches provide auditory and tactile feedback when activated and require 1.4 ounces of force to activate. DIMENSIONS: 1.6 x 1.5 x 0.7 inch. WEIGHT: 1 ounce. COLOR: Black, red, green, yellow, or blue.
The Switch Assessment Kit, model 65994, is a control switch assessment system designed for testing and evaluating individuals with physical disabilities. This Assessment Kit includes 17 different single switches, a single switch tester, two toy cables, one SCATIR switch, a carrying case and the Tash Switch Training CD.
The Switch Mounting Assessment Kit, model 65992, is a control switch mounting hardware assessment kit designed for evaluating individuals who use switches. The complete kit includes a 13-inch Gooseneck,a one-inch pinch clamp, a platform clamp, one 7/8-inch pinch clamp, one 12-inch switch clamp tube with bushing, one 16-inch tube, one 12-inch 30-degree bend tube, tube clamps,U clamp, Universal Table Mount, Universal Swivel Clamp, Wheelchair Swivel Clamp, Mighty Mount, Tash Mounting Arm, Tash Moun
Imperium MobileLink, model 200ML, is a radio transmission environmental control unit designed for use by individuals with mobility or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. The system communicates through a 2.4 gigahertz radio link, which transmits around corners, through walls, and across significant distances. The system consists of two components, a base unit and a remote unit. The base unit sits atop and plugs into a host environmental control unit, such as the Imperium 200H fro
Chester Creek Headphones are designed for children and adults who require noise cancelling headphones to cancel out background noise while working on a computer. These adjustable headphones are ideal for computer labs and speech classrooms. COLOR: Black. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.
The Co-Oper Band is an exercise band designed for group use with children with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. This soft, stretchy band is made of latex tube covered with soft fabric and is designed for group movement and cooperation activities. DIMENSIONS: The latex tube is 2.5 inches in diameter.
The Keys-U-See Large Print Keyboard is a large print keyboard designed for use by individuals with low vision. The keys have a large, bold typeface over 400 percent larger than standard keyboards. Three models are available with three different high-contrast color schemes. The keyboards all have a USB connection. COLOR: The yellow keyboard has yellow keys with black letters in a black frame; the ivory keyboard has ivory keys with black letters in an ivory frame; the black keyboard has black keys
The Star Switch, model 50260, is a touch switch designed for use byindividuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This switch can be used with any device that requires five single switches for operation, or it can be adapted to form five single or mono switch plugs for controlling any five devices operated by a single switch (additional hardware is required). The Star switch contains five mechanical switches arranged in the shape of a plus sign. Five colo
The String Switch is a pull switch designed for use by people with very limited upper extremity range of motion or minimal strength. The switch consists of a pull cord attached to a microswitch box. To activate the switch, the user pulls on a string or strand of yarn attached to the pull cord. The switch is equipped with a 1/8-inch mono plug. The string/yarn may be wrapped around any moveable body part. Less than 1 ounce of pressure is required for activation. The switch box can be mounted with
The Tip Switch is a mercury switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. Designed to be activated by tipping the switch five degrees from the horizontal position, no activation force is required and only a very small range of motion is required. It has a smooth surface to allow easy mounting/positioning on a finger, hand, arm, headband, eyeglasses, etc. The switch provides no tactile or auditory feedback. It comes with a 1/8-inch mono plug and a 5-foot cable. DIMENSI
Toy Cable allows a battery operated device such as a toy to be turned on using most single switches (switches not included). It is a cable with a small metal plate at one end and a jack for a single switch at the other. The plate is inserted between two batteries in a battery- operated device or toy, or between a battery and a battery contact. When a switch is plugged into the jack, the switch will turn the toy on and off. POWER: D batteries. DIMENSIONS: 6 feet long.
The Mini Cup Switch is a buttonswitch designed for individuals with upper extremity disabilities who have a good ability to target smaller surfaces. It is a smaller version of the Cup switch (see separate entry) which is similar to the Cap Switch (see separate entry), but more durable since it is encased in a plastic cup. It comes with colored stickers for individuals with low vision. The base provides a surface for easy mounting on table, pillow or wheelchair bracket. The switch is operated by
Hook+ Switch Interface is designed to provide wired connection to the iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch via the Lightning connector.
Skoog is foam cube compatible with iPad, Mac, and PC computers that acts as a hands-on controller designed for people with learning and cognitive disabilities as well as physical disabilities.
QuickTalker Freestyle is a customizable iPad-based speech generating device (SGD) with the options necessary for speech-language pathologists to better meet the needs of people with communication disabilities. Provides the opportunity to prescribe nearly any augmentative and alternative communication app, and choose from a selection of protective cases. It is designed for people with learning and cognitive disabilities, as well as people with physical or motor disabilities.
Relax is an accessible infrared (IR) learning remote that comes updated and is designed to provide simplified control of almost any IR device. With a light touch or with the use of one switch, an individual can control up to eight functions on the preferred IR device. It is designed for people with physical and motor disabilities. It can also be used by people with learning and cognitive disabilities.
myGaze Assistive 2 is an eye gaze control system for hands-free computer access. Includes are the myGaze eye gaze hardware and EyeMouse Play mouse emulation software. It is designed for people with cognitive and physical disabilities or cerebral palsy. The user is able to control the device using the movement of their eyes.
Look to Learn is a software package with 40 eye gaze or head mouse activities designed for people starting out with eye gaze or head mouse technology as a result of cerebral palsy, stroke, or traumatic brain injury. Each activity develops a different skill, ranging from early cause and effect through to accurate eye gaze or head mouse control.
The Penta Switch is a multiple buttonswitch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. Intended to control any device that requires five single switches for operation, the switch unit is basically a flattened joystick. The five switches are small button switches fitted in a disk-shaped housing; consequently, a small range of motion, a light touch, and good targeting ability are required for operation. The switches require 4.5 ounces of force and 0.03 inches of travel for
The Plate Switch is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. This switch features a thin membrane and is activated with 1.8 ounces of pressure. A colored circle on the surface marks the pressure sensitive area. The surface is sealed to prevent moisture damage. This low-profile switch enables the finger to slide and does not provide tactile or auditory feedback on activation. DIMENSIONS: 3.5 x 3.5 x 0.2 inches. WEIGHT: 3 ounces. COLOR: Black case with a ch
The Platform Switch is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. This single switch consists of a square platform with a circular raised pad in the center. Activation requires 3.5 ounces of pressure and 0.1 inch of travel. Tactile and auditory feedback are provided. The rubber base prevents slippage. DIMENSIONS: 4.25 x 4.25 x 1 inches. WEIGHT: 4 ounces. COLOR: Beige base with a brown center pad.
The Flex Switch is squeeze switch designed for use by individuals with limited upper limb mobility. It is a single switch operated by bending the flexible rubber tip 0.5 inches in any direction, with an activating force of 6.5 ounces. The switch provides tactile and auditory feedback. The Flex Switch comes mounted on an angled metal rod to facilitate positioning. The rubber tip can be removed and rotated. It can be mounted on a wheelchair or table.
The Grasp Switch is a squeeze switch designed to be activated by pinching or squeezing for individuals with upper extremity disabilities. The tube-shaped switch features a foam hand grip that is soft to the touch while providing firm support. Activation requires 11 ounces of pressure. There is no auditory or tactile feedback provided. DIMENSIONS: The switch is 5.5 inches long and 1.4 inches diameter.
Mouse Emulator is a device that allows a set of switches to be used in place of a mouse for input to a Macintosh computer. Five input switches are used to produce up, down, left and right cursor movement plus mouse button action. A latching feature is provided to reproduce mouse movement with the mouse button held down ("dragging"). This latching is activated by holding down the mouse button switch for a certain (adjustable) length of time. The speed of cursor movement with the Mouse Emulator go
The Square Pad Switch is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. This switch features a large target area for people who have difficulty targeting a small switch. It is activated by exerting 21 ounces of pressure anywhere on the top surface and it provides both tactile and auditory feedback. DIMENSIONS: 5.5 x 5.5 x 0.7 inches. WEIGHT: 8 ounces.
King Keyboard is an expanded keyboard designed with large widely spaced keys for individuals with gross motor skills and a large range of motion. The keys are slightly recessed so that the board's surface acts as a keyguard and the keys provide tactile and auditory feedback on contact. Frequency of use layout places the most frequently used letters toward the center of the keyboard, which may help expedite text entry and minimize fatique. Operating the keys requires 200 gm of pressure. When used
The Cup Switch, model 58080, is a buttonswitch designed for individuals with upper extremity disabilities who have a good ability to target smaller surfaces. This switch is similar to the Cap Switch (see separate entry), but more durable because the switch is encased in a plastic cup. Colored stickers for the target area are included for individuals with low vision. The base provides a surface for mounting on a table, pillow, or wheelchair bracket. The switch is activated using nine ounces of fo
The Dual Switch Latch and Timer is a device that controls the mode of operation of two momentary contact switches. The latching function changes the action of the switch from momentary to latching on/off. The timing function keeps the circuit closed for a preset amount of time for each activation of the switch, and it can set the duration for which the switch must be pressed in order to be activated. The Dual Switch Latch and Timer can be used to control battery operated devices if used with a b
MEville to WEville, is designed for use by students with learning, communication, cognitive, or reading disabilities. This curriculum systematically integrates reading, writing, speaking, augmentative communication, and listening for elementary students with disabilities in the moderate to severe range. It was developed to build a classroom community that promotes a sense of belonging. Each unit offers students a new and different perspective on themselves, their families and their school. In Un
The Series Adapter is a double touch switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. This switch requires simultaneous activation of both switches to operate any battery-powered device or electrical appliance. The adapter may be used to encourage cooperative interaction between two individuals; reinforce the simultaneous use of two different motor movements (e.g. bilateral hand activity); or to provide adult-controlled reinforcement. DIMENSIONS: 8 inches long. WEIGHT: 1
The Battery Device Adapter is a cable which connects to and adapts battery-operated devices for external switch control. The cable is available in two sizes for use with a wide variety of battery-operated toys and devices powered by AA, C, or D batteries. The Battery Device Adapter consists of a circular, flexible copper disc and thin lead wire. A 1/8-inch switch jack permits connection to AbleNet's Big Red switch or Jelly Bean switches (see separate entries), or other compatible switches. A How
The Big Red Switch is a touch switch designed to enable individuals with upper extremity disabilities to control switch-adapted devices, appliances, or toys. Made of shatterproof plastic this switch has a large, bright target for easy access and activation. The entire target surface is responsive, and the switch pad is sensitive to less than three ounces of pressure. This switch provides audible feedback on activation.
Single switch actuator. Flat, flexible strip switch available in six or twelve inch lengths. Operated by applying pressure at any point along its length. Six foot cable with miniature plug. Attaches to any upholstered surface with plastic adhesive.
The Connector adapter CA-1, model 4342, is a switch adapter designed to allow users to plug two single switches into a device with a stereo plug for individuals with physical disabilities.
The Switch Latch, model 4388, is switch adapter designed to take momentary input from a single switch and converts it to latched on/off output for individuals with physical disabilities. Activating the switch once will turn the toy or device on. Activating the switch again shuts the device off. Alternatively, two single switches can be plugged in so that one switch can act as the "on" switch and the other as the "off". The Switch Latch is designed to be used with battery operated devices such as
Toy cables, models 4378 and 4379, are battery interface controls for toys designed to turn battery operated toys and appliances into switch activated toys and appliances for individuals with physical and cognitive disabilities. One end of the cable is placed between the battery and the battery connector in the battery compartment. The other end of the cable has a 1/8 inch miniature jack for single switch. There are two types: Model 4378 is 6 feet long for AA and C size batteries; Model 4379 is 6
Switch connector adapter for use with single switch with 1/8 inch miniature jack and plug, 6 feet long (model 4333); dual switch with 5 pin DIN jack and plug, 6 feet long (model 4335); multiple switch with 9 pin D jack and plug, 6 feet long (model 4337).
The Connector Adapter CA-6, model 4354, is a switch adapter designed to allow users to use one multiple switch with five devices that are each operated by a single switch for individuals with physical or cognitive disabilities.
The Connector Adapter CA-4, model 4358, is a switch adapter designed to allow users to use a dual switch with one device that is operated by a single switch for individuals with a physical or cognitive disability.
The Connector Adapter CA-2, model 4341, is a switch adapter designed to allow users to use a dual switch with two devices that are each operated by a single switch for individuals with physical or cognitive disabilities.
Tash Mounting Parts are switch mounting hardware pieces designed to enable a switch to be mounted in a desired location for indiviudals who use a switch or communication device. A variety of mounting pieces allow any Tash switch (see separate entries) to be mounted on a wheelchair arm or back, table, or bed rail. The clamps come in the following styles: pinch clamp, platform clamp, switch clamp, tube clamp, U clamp, universal swivel clamp, wheelchair bracket, and a wheelchair clamp.
Ability Switch Tester, model 65955, is control switch assessment system designed for use with individuals who use control switches to operate devices. This unit provides visual and auditory indications when a switch is activated. The switch is plugged into the tester, and switch closure is indicated by a light and a tone. The auditory feedback can be switched off. This device is equipped with jacks for single, dual, and multiple switches. POWER: Uses one 9-volt battery. DIMENSIONS: 6 x 3.5 x 1.5
The Mini Joystick with Push Switch, model 5020, is a multiple switch designed to control any device that requires five single switches for operation by individuals who have severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. It can also be adapted to form five single or mono switch plugs for controlling any five devices operated by single switches (additional hardware needed). Four switches are activated by moving the hoystick in four directions; the fifth is activated by pres
The Rocker Switch, model 51050, is designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. This switch is designed to operate devices requiring two switch closures for operation. Activation is accomplished by pressing on any part of the surface on each side; center targeting is not required. Activation requires 4.5 ouncs of pressure and 0.1 inch travel. Tactile and auditory feedback is provided and the rubber base prevents slipping. OPTIONS: Adapters are available separately to enable
The Leaf Switch, model 58600, is a lever switch designed for individuals with limited upper limb mobility. It is a single switch operated by pressing one side of the leaf. The tip of the leaf requires a quarter-inch of movement for operation and it provides tactile and auditory feedback. This switch has a removable foam pad. Mounting requires additional tubular mounting hardware. DIMENSIONS: The leaf measures 3 inches in diameter by 0.5 inches. The tube measures 13 inches long by 0.5 inches diam
The Treadle Switch, model 58800, is a rocker switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. The switch can be used as a floor/foot switch or on a tabletop and is activated by pressing the hinged top surface from a specific angle. This switch enables the user to rest the body part used for activation on the switch's surface between activations. Activation requires 25 ounces of force and 0.2 inch of travel. Tactile and auditory feedback are provided. DIMENSIONS: 3.5 x 2
The Soft Switch is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. This single switch is enclosed in foam and covered with a removable, washable velvet bag to cushion the force of activation and prevent switch damage. Activation requires 28 ounces of force and tactile and auditory feedback is provided on activation. DIMENSIONS: 3.5 inches diameter. WEIGHT: 2 ounces. COLOR: Red (model 58200) or green (model 58210).
The Round Pad Switch, model 5805, is a touch switch designed to require a large force to activate for individuals who are not able to control their strength. It can be activated by pressing anywhere on the top surface with any part of the body including head, cheek, finger, hand, or foot. Activation requires 6.5 ounces of pressure and 0.6 inches of travel. DIMENSIONS: 3.25 diameter x 0.5 inches. WEIGHT: 4 ounces.
Trident Industrial Grade Case with Handle Bundle for iPad Air 2 is rugged case designed to protect an iPad for users that would like extra protection for their device. It is a fully enclosed carrying case that includes a rugged design, access to all buttons and ports, integrated screen protector, detachable kickstand, and shoulder strap.
The Trigger switch is a waterproof and dust-proof switch that is designed to meet rugged needs. Users press the 0.5 x 0.5-inch (1.3 x 1.3-centimeter) surface with 11-ounces (300-grams) of force to activate the switch. The trigger switch provides auditory click and tactile feedback.
The Swingline Electric Stapler is designed for use by individuals with limited grasping ability and limited hand and arm strength. This automatic stapler staples items placed in the front opening without manual pressure and the unit can be adapted for use with a single switch. A How-To book is included. POWER: Uses standard electric current or batteries.
The Jelly Beamer Twist Switch is a wireless button or touch switch designed to control a wide range of switch-adapted devices and toys for individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This switch has two components: the Jelly Beamer switch that houses a transmitter and the Jelly Beamer receiver that can be plugged into any switch-adapted device, from battery operated toys and electric appliances to a digital camera or computer. Each switch is uniquely p
The Fl4sh Scanning Communicator is a scanning or direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities. The device can be activated by direct selection, with one or two switches, or by connecting one switch for each message location. The unit offers three scan modes with adjustable scanning rate, including automatic scan, step scan and two-switch step scan. Auditory scanning options are accessed by the touch of a button, with a choice of message, prompt, o
The Fl4sh Deluxe Kit is a scanning or direct selection communicator package designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities. The package includes one Fl4sh Scanning Communicator, one overlay binder, one rechargeable battery pack with alternating current (AC) adaptor, one sixteen-minute memory module, one additional eight-minute memory module, 24 blank overlay sleeves, three QuickStart overlay sleeves (MASTER for out-of-the-box training, Social Interaction to get started communica
The Pneumatic Switch is a dual switch designed to be activated by breathing through a tube for individuals with severe physical disabilities. Sipping on the switch activates one switch; puffing activates the other. This switch has an internal saliva trap which can be easily cleaned and the mouthpiece is a disposable straw. There are two models available: the Pneumatic-short (model 5100); and the Pneumatic-long with an extended tube for swivel clamp mounting (model 5105). DIMENSIONS: The short mo
Trident Industrial Grade Case Bundle for iPad Gen 4, 3, 2 is a fully enclosed rugged protective case designed to protect the iPad against impact and moisture. It offers a slim and lightweight design while allowing access all ports, buttons, and cameras. It includes integrated screen protector, detachable shoulder strap, and detachable table top stand.
Inclusive Technology Eye Can Fly is software designed for users with some experience of eye gaze control and ability to follow simple verbal instructions. The software takes the users through carefully graded activities to learn how to use eye gaze with precision and control.
The Blue2 Bluetooth Switch is a dual switch access to iDevices running iOS 7, Apple desktop or laptop computers running OS X Mavericks, and all switch accessible apps or software on iOS, OS X, Windows, and Android. It is designed to help people with severe physical or cognitive impairment. The switch is an assistive technology device that replaces the need to use a computer keyboard or a mouse.
The Self Calibrating Auditory Tone Infrared (SCATIR) Switch is a momentary contact optical switch with auditory feedback that works by detecting a beam of reflected pulsed infrared light. The SCATIR Switch is recommended for users who have difficulty activating push-button switches. The SCATIR Switch can be controlled with an eye blink, eyebrow movement, finger movement, head movement, and facial muscle movement.
Lingo is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities. This device is designed to be small and light enough to be worn comfortably on the waist or around the neck and shoulder and is an eight-message aid. This water-resistant unit offers seven message locations, each with 25 seconds of recording time and one memo location with a full 60 seconds of recording time. Each message location can be recorded and erased independently and the memo button
The Wave is a switch-adapted trackball designed for classroom use by individuals with limited hand control, motor skill or hand-eye coordination disabilities, and/or involuntary muscle spasms. Intended to provide plug-and-play access to classroom computers, this device features an oversized trackball with free-running movement that requires only the slightest touch. Color-coded buttons allow for left/right clicks, as well as drag lock, enabling users to "lock on" to a screen object so it can be
UltraStik is a surface anchor designed to anchor switches and other items to flat surfaces. This adhesive is reusable, extra tough and sticky, and easy to see. Stickiness can be restored with soap and water. UltraStik is available in packages of three custom cut circles (one to fit a Jelly Bean Switch and two for the Specs switch; see separate entries), a package of two custom-cut circles for the Jelly Bean Switch), or one rectangle to enable he user to cut adhesive to individual needs. DIMENSIO
Paint 'N' Swirl is a painting activity designed for use by children with upper extremity, fine motor, or eye hand coordination disabilities. Blank cards are placed in the unit and, as one child drizzles the included glitter paint, a second child operates the device, causing the cards to spin to create designs. Using a Battery Device Adapter (not included; see separate entry), this device can be used with a single switch.This set includes the spinner unit, glitter paint, and blank cards. POWER: U
The Universal Table Mount, model59400, is switch mounting hardware designed for use by individulas who uses switches to operate assistive devices. This sturdy mount includes a universal swivel clamp, table mount base, and a straight tube and enables a straignt tube to be directly attached to a table. This mount can be used in conjunction with other Tash mounting hardware (see separate entry) to mount a variety of switches and devices.
The Ultra 4S, model 34140, is an environmental control switch module designed to enable individuals with limited range of hand movement or finger dexterity to operate the Ultra 4 Environmental Control System (see separate entry). This portable unit has four small, closely grouped control buttons, each a different color to correspond with the appropriate module. The buttons provide tactile feedback. The unit can be mounted to suit the user's needs. POWER: Uses batteries (included). DIMENSIONS: 4
The Scanning Ultra 4, model 34146, is an environmental control switch module designed to enable individuals with upper extremity disabilities to use four single switches (not included) or a single switch (not included) with scanning to operate up to four devices connected to the Ultra 4 Environmental Control System (see separate entry). This unit provides visual scanning feedback as well as an auditory beep for each activation. The unit can be mounted to suit the user's needs. POWER: Uses batter
The Ultra One Receiver is an environmental control switch designed to enable individulas with severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury to operate electrical appliances using Ultra One transmitters (see also separate entry). Designed for use with battery- or switch-adapted devices, this receiver is equipped with a 1/8-inch mono switch plug that connects to the device to be controlled. This non-latching receiver is color coded to receive the ultrasound signal from the corresponding trans
The Ultra One Red Button Transmitter, model 34130, and the Ultra One Yellow Button Transmitter, model 34135, are environmental control switches designed to enable individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury to operate electrical appliances. Once an appliance is connected to the corresponding Power Module (see also separate entry) or Ultra One Receiver (see also separate entry), pressing anywhere on the surface of this large button will activate the devi
The Penguin Race 2 is designed for users as a testing or teaching aid to determine cognition of cause and effect. Penguins go up ladder and slide all the way back down. Features include: music while the penguins climb up, colorful penguins, on/off switch controller, easy to assemble, and made of durable plastic.
SuperTalker is a direct selection and sequential message communicator designed for use by individuals with communication or speech disabilities. This eight-level communicator can be configured in four different grid formats with one, two, four, or eight cells, enabling a child to use the same device as his or her abilities and needs change. The unit has 16 minutes of recording time with variable message lengths. A step-ahead switch jack allows single switch users to play back messages sequential
The USB Mouse Mover, model 25006, is a mouse emulator designed to enable individuals with upper extremity disabilities to perform mouse functions using five or six single switches or a single multiple switch (switches not included). The unit plugs directly into a computer port and requires no special software for operation. Six jacks on the front of the unit accommodate the switches which perform all mouse functions: click, double click. click and drag, right click, and all directional movements
The AirLink Cordless Switch is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. Used without a cord, it can be used to remotely activate appliances, toys, etc. connected to the PowerLink 3 (see separate entry) from a distance of 20 feet. Using the switch with the included cord causes it to function like a Jelly Bean Switch (see separate entry) to activate connected toys, appliances, etc. The switch is contained in a high-impact disk with a connectable base, enabl
The Undercover Buddy Button is a buttonswitch designed for use by children with upper extremity disabilities. Similar in design to the Buddy Button (see separate entry), the Undercover Buddy comes with a sheet of colorful, removable and reusable stickers that enable the user to change the switch's appearance whenever the mood strikes. This switch has a slight indent on its surface to accept the round stickers. DIMENSIONS: The stickers are 1.5 inches in diameter. COLOR: The switch surface is yell
The Call Bell, model 34500, is a call signal designed for use by individuals with severe physical or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. This device that sends out a tone when activated by a single switch connected to the jack on the Call Bell. Momentary contact triggers one tone of pre-determined length. Volume can be increased with the addition of a nine-volt battery. DIMENSIONS: 4 x 2 x 1 inches. WEIGHT: 8 ounces.
The Comboard is a scanning communication training device with a clock face designed for use by individuals who are just beginning to use communication aids with single switches. Symbols are placed on the board face and the user activates a single switch to move the pointer clockwise, two single switches to move the pointer clockwise or counterclockwise, or a dual switch to move the pointer either clockwise or counterclockwise (switches are sold separately) to the desired location. The speed of t
The Mini Joystick with Pad Switch, model 50120, is designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. This switch is a four-position gated joystick designed for individuals who can maneuver a joystick, but need a larger switch. The multiple switch is five switches in one; the joystick has four positions, and the fifth switch is activated by pressing the raised pad beside it. This switch can be used to control any device that requires five single switches, or it can be adapted to
The Wafer Switch, model 50180, is a touch switch designed with five membrane switches in one low-profile housing designed for use by individuals with gross motor skill use and a large range of motion. This switch is a multiple switch used to control any device that requires five single switches for operation, such a as a wheelchair or a communication aid. It may also be used to control up to five separate devices which are operated with a single switch. This switch has five large, slightly reces
The Cap Switch, model 58060, is a small buttonswitch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities who have good ability to target smaller surfaces. The small, round single switch is activated using nine ounces of pressure and provides auditory feedback upon activation. The rubber base prevents slipping. DIMENSIONS: 1.8 x 0.6 inches high. WEIGHT: 6 ounces.
The Environmental Control Unit (ECU) allows individuals with mobility impairments to operate electronic devices. Users may operate the unit by touching individual cells, any part of the screen, or external switch. It enables easy user adjustments for volume brightness and scan speeds. The ECU's functionality also extends to the operation of enabling access to the internet, email, electronic media, and desktop applications. It can provide full access to, and control of, communication aids giving
The Mount 'n Mover is a wheelchair mounting kit for communicators, tablet or laptop computers, or a camera mount for wheelchair designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. The device can also be used to mount trays, easels, reading stands, remote controls and more. Available in single- or dual-arm horizontal models, the device is equipped with a quick-release mounting plate offering 0 to 90 degrees of tilt, a paddle to unlock the wrist joint to rotate the attached tray or device, and a
The Ultimate 8, model 28020, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities. This portable device utilizes digitized speech and offers direct selection of eight, four-second messages. Messages are recalled by touching the corresponding space on the keypad and overlays may be inserted for message identification. This device also offers built-in switch access for four messages. Other standard features include an on/off switch, message retention
Switch Click is a mouse emulator designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or fine motor disabilities. The device plugs into the computer and funtions as a mouse click, providing access to most switch-accessible software. The user retains full accessibility to the standard keyboard and mouse. COMPATIBILITY: For use with Macintosh or IBM and compatible computers.
The Mini Relax is an environmental control unit designed to operate televisions, video cassette recorders, and other infrared operable devices. This scanning infrared transmitter controls the TV, VCR, or any other device that operates using infrared technology. The unit has the capacity to store up to six functions, such as changing channels and volume. Scanning provides auditory and visual feedback with adjustable scan speed and auto scan or hold scan. OPTIONS: Multiple-switch version. POWER: U
The Chester Mouse, model CTMO, is a mouse designed for use by individuals with cognitive, fine motor, or upper extremity disabilities or young children. This single-button mouse offers 800 dpi optical tracking and left-click function only. COMPATIBILITY: For use with IBM and compatible computers or Macintosh computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Windows 98SE, 2000, ME, XP, or Vista or MAC OS 10.1.5 or higher and a USB port (PS/2 adapter included). DIMENSIONS(LxWxH): 3.38 x 2.25 x 1.25 inches. COLOR: B
The SiCare Light II is an environmental control unit designed for use by individuals with mobility or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This portable unit converts spoken commands into infrared (IR) signals to control devices such as television, telephone, lights, doors, and other IR and X-10 devices. The user can also enter commands though dual- or single-switch scanning. The unit has 15 pre-set command menus including television, bed, satellite, light, and device. Voice feedb
The Universal Switch Mounting System is switch mounting hardware designed to allow quick and easy placement of a switch in any position. The hardware, including a large triangular base plate, clamps onto a wheelchair or tableand holds up to five pounds. The system offers a choice of a single-lever control or a knob control to lock all joints in place. OPTIONS: An Extension Package for the Universal Switch Mounting System is also available; this package includes three sturdy extension rods and a
Dual-Lock is a surface anchor designed to mount switches and other devices to mounting plates or any other surface. When pressed together, this adhesive-backed strip provides a tough, secure bond. DIMENSIONS(W x L): 2 inches x 1 foot. WARRANTY: A manufacturer's warranty is available on this product.
The Hitch Computer Switch interface is a switch adapter for computers designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This plug-and-play switch requires no software setup, making it immediately ready to deliver five sets of functions to as many as five switches at a time. Rows of functions are chosen with a single push of a button. This device can be used with switch-accessible software for single switch access or two-switch scanning. T
Cruise is a mouse emulator designed for use by individuals with fine motor or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This device requires no hand or wrist movement. Users control the speed and direction of the cursor with a single, soft touch of a control ring. The programmable unit stores personal settings for automatic retrieval each time the computer is powered up. Designed to be plug-and-play for any computer with PS/2 or USB connection, the device features two switch input jack
The IntegraSwitch is a pneumatic switch designed for use by individuals with neurological, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This control unit can be used to operate environment control systems, communication devices, adapted toys, software programs or emergency call systems. Its mouthpiece is exchangeable and latex-free, and can be cleaned in a dishwasher. The unit has two exits for dual function (one exit for sipping and one exit for puffing). Sipping and
The PigTail Adapter is a switch adapter designed to allow connections between incompatible switch and appliance plugs. The adapters available include 1/8 to 1/4 or 3/32 inches; 1/4 inch to 1/8 or 3/32 inches; and 3/32 inches to 1/8 or 1/4 inches.
The Single Switch Latch and Timer (SLAT) is a combination switch latch and switch timer unit designed to enable individuals with upper extremity disabilities to control one battery-operated toy, game, or appliance. This unit offers a choice of functions: In switch latch mode, one touch activates the device and the next turns it off. In timer mode, the timer can be set to activate the device for a set number of seconds or minutes. When the time on the timer expires, the device turns off.
Mounting Plates are switch mounting hardware designed to attach AbleNet switches, other control switches, clipboards, craft projects, book stands, cameras, toys and games, and other items to the Universal Switch Mounting System or the Slim Armstrong Mounting System (see separate entries). Available models include the Small Triangular Plate for the Jelly Bean Switch, LITTLEmack/LITTLE Step-by-Step, and Step-by-Step with levels, the Large Triangular Switch for the Big Red Switch, Cordless Big Red
Pudgy Piglet, model 312, is a switch operated toy designed for children with upper extremity, severe physical, or mobility disabilities. This plush adapted toy walks, wags its tail, wrinkles its nose, and oinks when the switch (sold separately) is activated. A switch jack is built in. POWER: Uses two C batteries (not included). COLOR: Beige.
Point It is a joystick mouse emulator designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or grasping disabilities. This USB joystick allows smooth proportional control of all mouse functions, including left click, double click, right click, drag and drop, and latching. The force required to activate the joystick is 9 ounces. The unit also has external switch jacks for users who require a larger target area for the left and right click. The unit comes with TypeMatic, an on screen keyboard progr
The USB Mini Keyboard, model 24600, is a compact keyboard designed for use by individuals with limited dexterity or reach. This small-sized alternative keyboard plugs directly into the computer's USB port. The unit has closely-spaced keys in a standard English QWERTY keyboard arrangement. The membrane surface is very sensitive. This keyboard allows the user to control both keyboard and mouse functions. All mouse directions, right and left click, double click, and drag functions are performed by
The PowerLink 4 Control Unit is a control switch interface unit designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or neurological disabilities or cerebral palsy. This unit enables switch users to control up to two electrical appliances with single switches. Six modes of control allow the user to define exactly how, and for how long, appliances will be turned on. The unit accepts any single switch, including AbleNet’s Big or Jelly Beamer wireless switches (see separate entries). The unit is se
Dwell Clicker 2 is a mouse emulator program designed for use by individuals with fine motor or upper extremity disabilities. The program emulates left and right clicks, double click, adjustable drag sensitivity, as well as offering the choice of auditory feedback. This software utilizes dwelling, a feature that enables the user to move the cursor over an item to be "clicked" and have the cursor automatically activate the click. The cursor activation time can be set from 0.5 to 5 seconds, and the
The Switch Adapted Walking T-Rex is designed for use by children with upper extremity, severe physical or fine motor disabilities. This switch adapted toy requires the user to continuously activate a switch (Dual Switch Latch & Timer #100DSLAT can be used in timed seconds or minutes mode if the user is unable to continuously activate a switch; switch and Dual SLAT not included). This toy is permanently adapted and requires one switch (switch not included). Requires three AA batteries (batter
The Switch Adapted Bump-N-Go Bubble Train is designed for use by children with upper extremity, severe physical or fine motor disabilities. Activate a switch and watch the train travel around the room while it blows bubbles. The train makes realistic train sounds and plays music. Bump-n-go technology enables the train to change direction when it runs into a wall or obstacle.
The Slim Armstrong Mounting System is a mounting system for communication devices or switches that can be attached to wheelchairs, bed frames, tables or trays for activities at home, school, work and in the community. The device has a slender, telescoping arm that holds up to 5 pounds. The system includes the following components: a clamp for anchoring on most curved or flat surfaces, a ball joint, a flexor rod with built-in ball joint, a telescoping arm, and a small triangular mounting plate. T
The Jelly Bean Switch is a button or touch switch designed to control a wide range of electrically- or battery-operated devices and toys for people with upper extremity disabilities. The switch is contained in a high-impact disk and the entire surface of the switch is sensitive to pressure, requiring less than two ounces of pressure for activation. The Jelly Bean Switch can be mounted on any surface using readily available adhesives or they can be mounted on AbleNet's Slim Armstrong (see separat
The AbleNet BIG Candy Corn Proximity Sensor Switch is a highly sensitive switch that is designed for users with upper extremity and other physical disabilities. The large wired proximity sensor switch activates with a simple wave of the hand or body movement over the switch top. It features an internal magnet for mounting or use two threaded inserts to mount, and auditory and visual feedback that can be turmed on or off.
The AbleNet Pillow Speaker is a lightweight, discreet alternative to headphones. The speaker can sit right on a pillow, closer to the ear. They can be used for auditory scanners. The user plugs them into a standard 3.5 millimeters (1/8 inches) headphone jack
The Smoothie Switches is a low profile switch that requires minimal force to activate. It is angled towards the user to allow activating without lifting their hand, making it usable for users with limited movement to press. It operates over the whole switch area (lowest operating point of the switch is only 0.4 inch above the switch base). It provides auditory and tactile feedback. It can mounted with recessed holes for added convenience.
The Jelly Bean Twist Switch is a switch that activates no matter where it is pressed on the top. Capability switches allow people with physical and/or cognitive disabilities to interact with technology. The proper switch opens up worlds of access communication devices, environmental controls, computer software, and mobile devices. This switch provides an auditory click and tactile feedback. Users can change the color of the switch top to meet vision or other needs with a choice of red, blue, yel
The Wave Wireless Switch-Adapted Trackball is designed for use by individuals with grasping disabilities or limited dexterity. The device features an oversized trackball with silky smooth movement that requires only the slightest touch. Color-coded buttons allow for left/right clicks and drag lock. Features two switch jacks for alternative access.
The Chester Creek Keyguard - With Function Keys is designed for use by children and adults with manual dexterity disabilities or low vision to locate and hit the keys. AbleNet rigid keyguards are made of durable clear acrylic and easily attach to the top of the keyboard. A rigid keyguard provides a barrier between the user’s hand and the keyboard enabling them to rest their hands on the keyboard without activating any keys on the keyboard. Small holes in the rigid keyguard allow the user to acti
The BigKeys LX, Color / ABC is designed for use by children and adults with manual dexterity disabilities or low vision to locate and hit the keys. This model of BigKeys LX has multi-colored keys in standard ABC order. This keyboard is intended for users with advanced keyboard needs, who would benefit from the large, brightly-colored keys. The ABC key layout is for users unfamiliar with the standard QWERTY key order.
Mini Beamer Transmitter & Receiver is designed to provide wireless switch access for individuals with physical and cognitive disabilities. The Mini Beamer Transmitter & Receiver includes a rechargeable battery, proximity sensor activation surface and an external switch jack. The proximity sensor of the Mini Beamer Transmitter will activate when an individual is within 10-millimeter of the activation surface. It requires the Mini Beamer, Original or SLAT receiver. The Mini Beamer receiver
Hook iPod Switch Access is designed to let the user gain simple to advanced control of their music playlist with an auditory menu of functions that can be controlled by a switch. Hook is preconfigured in single switch mode to play/pause, skip forward and back, and adjust volume. It can also be changed to a basic play/pause mode for simpler operation. Hook also supports a dual-switch mode for faster access through the auditory menu prompts.
SoundingBoard transforms your iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad into a communication device. It is designed for use by children and adults with communication, cognitive, developmental delays or autism. This app or application allows you to create custom boards by using AbleNet symbols or your own photographs. CAPACITY: SoundingBoard is compatible with iPad 4th Generation, iPad 3rd Generation, iPad mini, iPhone 5 and iPod touch 5th Generation. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer SYSTEM RE
The Single Switch Tash Telephone, model 8100, is a switch activated telephone designed for use by individuals with neurological, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. Operated by a single switch (the choice of any one Tash single switch is included), the phone offers dial, answer, hang-up, and speed dial; forty name directory; visual feedback; adjustable scanning spped; and adjustable response time.
The Quintet is a music synthesizer designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This device offers a selection of 128 different instruments and enables users to play and record their own songs. The device can be used as a solo instrument or played in a group situation. The unit is operated by five connected Buddy Switches (included; see also separate entry). Each switch can be assigned a different instrument. Controls include an on/o
The Hands-On Buddy Button is a touch switch designed to provide visual cues for individuals who have difficulty locating the surface of a single switch to press for activation. These switches can be used to operate switch-adapted appliances and toys and include a non-slip rubber base. SIZES: Available in regular and large (comparable to the Buddy Button and the Big Buddies, see separate entries). COLOR: Bright yellow with a black handprint on the surface.
The Mighty Mount is switch mouting hardware designed to optimally position a single switch for a user with physical disabilities. This unit may be used with most popular switches and includes an anchoring clamp, a telescoping and angling arm, and a full range switch platform. Swiches attach using screws or Velcro and can be positioned for use with the hand, the chin, or the knee.
The All-Turn-It Spinner is a switch adapted game spinner designed to enable children and adults with physical disabilities to play commercially available popular games and specially-designed games. The spinner features a built-in control switch, but it may also be controlled by any external single switch (sold separately) plugged into the external jack. The durable plastic spinner features a built-in stand for easy viewing and the arrow and the overlay spin independently of one another with each
The Choice Switch and Latch Timer (SLAT) is a combination switch latch and switch timer designed to enable people with upper extremity disabilities to operate two switch-adapted games, toys or appliances. The unit enables one user to operate two items in sequence. The unit features two switch inputs, a timer, and control mode selection switch. The switch may operate as a latch switch, for timed seconds or minutes, with both appliances operating in the same mode. Once one item has been activated
Snap Switch Caps are touch switch accessories designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or communication disabilities. These caps allow communication or labeling symbols to be placed and protected on touch switches. The clear, semi-rigid plastic covers enable unobstructed viewng of labels and symbols. Beacause the labels fit under the snap-on lids, no adhesives are required and labels and symbols may be changed as needed. SIZES: Model 1-SJB is small and designed for use with Jelly Be
The Ultra 4L is an environmental control switch module designed to allow individuals with limited hand movement or finger dexterity to operate the Ultra 4 Environmental Control System (see separate entry) using a mouth stick or head pointer. The unit has four control buttons, each a different color to correspond with the appropriate module. The unit can be mounted to suit the user's needs. POWER: Uses batteries (included). DIMENSIONS: 8.25 x 5 x 1.5 inches. WEIGHT: One pound. COLOR: Black with r
Hover Mounting Kit for iDevices is a mounting system designed to mount iDevices (i.e. iPads, iPad mini, iPhone 4, 4S or 5, etc.) using the Latitude Mounting Arm. It is designed for use by individuals with limited upper extremity coordination and strength, fine motor and grasping difficulties. This kit includes the Latitude Mounting Arm, Super Clamp, mounting plates and a Quick Start Guide. It is made out of strong carbon fiber. WEIGHT: 1.1 lbs/.5kg COLOR: Black WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by t
AbleNet´s rugged iPad case is designed to provide maximum protection for your iPad. It is designed to be used in the classroom, home, or just about any other environment.
AbleNet Rugged iPad Case Shoulder Strap is designed for adults and children. The shoulder strap is padded and has a quick release to remove it from the AbleNet Rugged iPad Case when not in use.
The Rugged iPad Case Mounting Plate can easily mount your iPad and Rugged iPad Case. It can be used in the classroom, home or work environments.
AbleNet’s Action Dictionary is a reference guide to alternative solutions that support student actions when adaptations are required for communicating, moving, learning and/or generally engaging in the classroom. The solutions and recommendations found in the Action Dictionary are designed for students with cognitive and physical challenges yet other students may benefit from these adaptations as well.
How It Is Organized
Action words like SPEAK, LOOK, CHOOSE are key to both engaging and gaugin
Buddy Buttons are touch switches designed designed to provide computer accessibility or to activate toys and appliances for children who have physical and/or visual disabilities. These single switches are activated by pressing anywhere on the top surface: the force to activate around the edges, 3.5 ounces, almost half the force required in the center, 7.5 ounces. Two threaded inserts on the bottom of the switch to allow for secure mounting on the TASH Mighty Mount (see separate entry) or other m
The Switch Latch and Timer is a switch module providing timed, latched, or momentary switch activation to enable individuals with upper extremity disabilities to operate switch adapted toys, appliances, and other devices. The unit offers a choice of modes, including timed use, switch latching, or momentary switching, and it can accommodate two switches and devices. The package includes the timer unit and a toy cable. POWER: Batteries (included).
Big Buddy Buttons are touch switches designed to enable individuals with severe physical, motor control, or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury to control switch-adapted devices. Devices connected to the switches can be activated by pressing anywhere on the large top surface. Activation can be accomplished by exerting 5.3 ounces of force on the switch edges or 10.7 ounces of force at the center. A non-slip rubber base is included with each button. COLOR: Raving red (model 56100),
The Specs Switch is a button or touch switch designed to control battery- or electrically-powered devices, appliances, or toys for individuals with upper extremity disabilities. This switch three interchangeable bases for flexible mounting. Included are the flange base, the flush base, and the strap adaptable base.OPTIONS: A round mounting plate is available for AbleNet's Slim Armstrong and Universal Switch Mounting System (see separate entries). DIMENSIONS: The switch is 1-3/8 inch in diameter.
The iTalk2 Communicator is a multiple-message communicator designed for use by children with communication disabilities. The unit offers two message areas, each with ten seconds of recording time. The unit is angled for ease of access to the activation areas and picture communication symbol storage is built in. Two included snap caps secure and protect the symbols during use. The unit is equipped with dual toy/appliance jacks to pair communication with an activity and to encourage choice making.
The AbleNet Bookworm Literacy Tool is a voice output reading machine designed for use by children with cognitive, severe physical, or vision disabilities. To use the unit, which works with most books and worksheets, the reading material is clipped to the BookWorm unit and the book is adapted with the included stickers and page detectors. Each page is recorded on the included memory module. Reading is activated by pressing the activation area or using the attached single switch (switch not includ
The Bookworm is designed to transform any book in a users library into a switch-adapted audio book useful for individuals with autism. Included SD memory card allows users to create a library of adapted books. Bookworm allows the user to create one's own content-related books to transform any book in their library into a switch-adapted audio book in minutes.Includes one 8-minute re-recordable memory module. Features adjustable volume, removable memory allows for saving recording to build a libra
The NEW Blue 2 is a switch designed for individualists with dexterity or mobility issues. The NEW Blue2 switch provides a sleek, modern design with new features that make it compatible with all switch accessible apps. Also new to Blue2 is the ability to toggle the on-screen keyboard on and off for iOS devices and a built-in rechargeable battery.Includes rechargeable battery.Requires 40% less pressure to activate than the original Blue2.
Features two external switch jacks. Program custom keystrok
The BIGmack Communicator is a touch switch and direct selection communicator designed for use by people with visual, range of motion and communication disabilities. This single-message communicator offers 75 seconds of recording time. The communicator also has a toy/appliance feature which enables any message in the sequence, or as many messages as desired, to be paired with a reinforcer. To program, the user presses the record button and the top of the BIGmack while speaking into the built-in m
The Imperium 200H Environmental Control System is an environmental control unit designed to provide both visual and voice feedback for individuals with disabilities. Engineered for dual capability at either home or a care facility, this unit is designed to control up to 256 lights and appliances, including televisions, video cassette recorders, compact disc players, electronic bed controls, nurse-call systems, and the optional tape recorder. Extra relays for such items as a powered door opener a
The Quick Start Comunication Kit is designed to aid trainers in assisting and evaluating children with communication disabilities in learning to use communicators. The kit includes one BIGmack communicator (see separate entry), one LITTLEmack communicator (see separate entry), one LITTLE Step-by Step Communicator with Levels (see separate entry), three Snap Switch Caps (see separate entry), Making Connections resource book, BIGmack travel strap, foam-packed carrying case, and batteries.
Battery Operated Scissors are scissors designed for use by individyals with fine motor disablilities, limited grasping ability, or other disabilities of the hand. These scissors have powered blades and wide, easy-to-grasp shaft. The unit can be adapted for use with a switch; a How-To Guide is included. POWER: Uses batteries.
The Five Finger Typist is a typing instruction program designed for use by individuals with use of only one hand. Suitable for right- or left-handed typists, the program is designed to enable users to place their fingers on the home row of the keyboard and mimic the animated on-screen hand movements through a series of exercises. This program enables users to work at their own pace by beginning with simple exercises and gradually learning more keystrokes. The program also tracks typing accuracy