The Livescribe 3 Smartpen is designed to work and write like a premium ballpoint pen, capturing written content and then displaying it on iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch devices when used in conjunction with the Livescribe+ app. This product is useful to those with cognitive disabilities, or those who need additional reinforcement of information.
Mustang Seat is an interior/posterior gait trainer designed for use by children learning to walk with mobility disabilities. It is designed to provide upper body support and adjustable angle positioning for forward tilt in the anterior configuration and full upright support in the posterior configuration. There is a slight forward leaning position and built-in suspension that stimulates the natural walking pattern. There is a 30 degree center bar for added positioning. The Mustang Seat is a fol
Savant Elite Foot Switches is a family of programmable USB foot switches designed for use by individuals with limited use of the upper extremities to access computer programs. The Savant Elite Foot Switches are available in single, dual, and triple foot switch configurations. It connects to virtually any computer with an available USB port.
Fraction Pie Puzzle is designed for children and adults with cognitive impairment and learning disabilities who are learning number concepts, improving their logical thinking skills, fine motor skills and more. This set contains six sorting bowls, heavy-duty eight-compartment tray, number cube, three spinners, plus Friendly Farm Animals, Mini Motors Counters, Fruity Fun Counters, Link ‘N' Learn Links, pattern blocks and transparent counters. Also included is a teaching guide and activity cards.
J-Say Professional is a voice input program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This product enables users of JAWS for Windows (see separate entry) to talk to the computer using a natural voice, and obtain speech feedback of their dictation and other related on-screen activity. This program supports use of the voice for computer input and control in conjunction with the keyboard. The program can be used for writing and formatting documents in a word processor such a
OmniPage Pro 14 is a voice output optical character recognition program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The program converts scanned paper documents into text files in a variety of electronic formats, including Word, XML, HTML, Open e-Book, and PDF (Portable Document Format). Files can be read aloud, and words can be corrected by voice or by typing. The program also converts PDF documents into Microsoft Office documents that preserve formatting. Paper and electr
PDFAloud is a voice output program for Adobe PDF (Portable Document Format) files, designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision or learning disabilities. This plug-in to Adobe Acrobat and Acrobat Reader adds a PDFAloud toolbar to the Acrobat toolbar options, with various buttons to activate speech within the PDF file. Users can choose to have one word at a time or an area of selected text read aloud. A click and speak tool allows text to be read back with dual color highlight
QualiWorld Basic is a software platform including mouse emulator programs, a computer configuration utility, and a single switch keyboard modification program designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities, spinal cord injury, or upper extremity disabilities. The software platform includes QualiSet, QualiEye (see entry), Radar Mouse, XY Mouse, Sirectional Mouse, AutoScan, ManualScan, and AutoClick. The package is multilingual (English, Spanish, German, French, and Italian) and
QualiEye is a cursor control interface designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This program provides a hands-free mouse alternative, enabling users to move the cursor using body movements and give commands using gestures. The program converts head or finger movements into on-screen cursor movements in real time by processing the images of a standard USB camera (not included). The program provides precise cursor control without r
QualiKey is an on-screen keyboard program designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This virtual keyboard enables users to type data directly into Windows applications, run and close applications, manage tasks, manage the start menu and shut down the computer, check on-line help and more. This progran can be fully customized to maximize and speed up the user's ability to input commands and text. QualiSet for QualiKey (included) en
The EaseReader DAISY Player is a digital talking book player program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The program enables publishers of audio e-books to deliver text and audio content that is protected from unauthorized copying, viewing, or editing of the source text. Content published using this program can be played back on DAISY-format playback devices, but cannot be copied, edited, or distributed in other formats. When content is viewed in applications such a
Grizzly Gulch Western Extravaganza is a voice output game program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The game presents a virtual world set in the Old West and created purely from sound imagery. The player invents a character, which develops in an interactive evolving story line as the player meets and interacts with many crazy characters while exploring the town of Grizzly Gulch. The player can settle into the saloon to play a game of chance, fight outlaws in blazi
Gus! Word Prediction is a word prediction program designed for use by individuals with fine motor or upper extremity disabilities and individuals who use one hand on a computer keyboard. This voice output utility program can be used with standard application software. It places an "always on top" window on the computer screen, which can be stretched or shrunk to any size, with automatic adjustment of font size. As the user begins to enter a word, the box displays a list of choices. Words are pre
The iClick Environmental Control is a device designed for users with upper extremity and severe physical disabilities to allow them to operate up to two electrical appliances with an iPad or switches without room installations. With the iClick Environmental Control, users can turn electrical appliances on and off wirelessly using the free iClick app on the iPad. iClick also supports SimplyWorks wireless switches and any type of wired switch. iClick has two sockets that can be controlled independ
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
Caref is designed for children with cognitive, physical and mental disabilities. Is a GPS built inside a watch; intended to track location and facilitate contact with the child in case of an emergency. Using an app (My Caref) the watch has the capability to send and receive calls. The GPS assistance tracks locations within 3 meters or ten feet. It is equipped with a SOS button that sends locations and calls the numbers on list (after programing it) that will continue to call until someone answer
Tactile Sensory and Shape Stones is designed for use by children with sensory processing disorders or who benefit from sensory experiences by experimenting with multiple surfaces, shapes and patterns. Each shape is cast from a durable mix including real stone and can be used to explore and build comparative and descriptive language.
QualiPhone is a computer controlled telephone designed for use by individuals with severe physical, communication, or upper extremity disabilities, or spinal cord injury. This program has the capability to handle complex conversations, including questions and answers. It also offers specialized phone features and the capability to receive calls. Used in conjunction with QualiSpeak (see entry), the program enables the user to dial the desired number. The user composes one or more messages and ent
Time to Sign School Age Theme Based Curriculum for ASL is a curriculum designed for those individuals who teach deaf children to give them everything they need to teach American Sign Language (ASL). It features over 1,900 pages in 11 individual modules of helpful information. It includes stories, songs, games, crafts and playtime activities for use in teaching ASL in a fun way. Each sign in the curriculum is on its own 8.5-inch x 11-inch page for easy viewing, with the English and Spanish words
The Time to Sign School Age Sign Language Book is instructional material designed for deaf children to learn to communicate. Using this activity guide will teach children their ABC's, phonics, numbers, age appropriate topics and basic ASL signs. Children learn their alphabet and phonics through the use of enjoyable activities such as mazes, matching, coloring, mystery solvers, fill in the blank, cut and paste activities, stories, word find, and songs.
Point to Pictures is a symbolic communicator language tutorial program designed to help persons with communication disorders to learn about and use language. The program starts at the cause and effect level (Communication mode) with items to motivate and help a learner to use pictures as communication symbols, and progresses to matching an identifying pictures (Training mode), within a context such as a mall or home. OPTIONS: The program may also operate battery-operated toys and electrical appl
ClaroRead Plus is a voice output screen reader, optical character recognition, and audio file creation program designed for use by individuals with learning disabilities. Scanned documents are converted into Microsoft Word text, which can be read back immediately or saved. The program can also convert PDF files to Word format. Text is spoken as it is typed, and on-screen text can be read by highlighting sections and pressing Play. The program has five human-sounding voices: RealSpeak Daniel, Emi
ClaroRead Plus for Mac is a voice output screen reader and optical character recognition program designed for use by individuals with learning disabilities. Designed for use with Microsoft Word, Safari, and other Mac applications, this program's toolbar for Microsoft Word allows the user to change the font size, spacing, and font and background color. Any word can be checked for definition and meaning with a single click on the toolbar. The Word Toolbar also features a homophone checking tool wh
iZoom Web is a Web-based screen magnification and screen reader program designed for use by individuals with blindness or low vision. This program magnifies the computer screen up to 32X with eight zoom modes. This software also offers color, cursor, font, speech enhancements and more. The software runs from the manufacturer's Web site at http://www.issist.ca and requires no download. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible personal computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Pentium III, 1 Gigahertz p
Aurora Suite is a word prediction, abbreviation expansion, and voice output communicator program designed for use by individuals with communication or learning disabilities. It can be used for typing emails or instant messages, writing documents, or for any other task that requires typing. Word prediction works with any application to save keystrokes. Other features include a talking spellchecker and homonyms assistance. Aurora Echo feature provides simple screenreading and a complete range of t
The CANDY 5 HD II Handheld Video Magnifier is a device designed for those individuals with low vision to see smaller objects. 5-inch LCD close-up and near-distance. Video Magnifier with three-position handle, self-view image mode and long-lasting rechargeable battery. Versatile video magnifier with 5-inch high-definition wide-screen LCD and continuous zoom magnification from 2.5x – 22x, with an intuitive center-position High-Definition autofocus camera and can be used as either a “handheld” or “
Let's Go Read! An Island Adventure is a vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by children with learning and other cognitive disabilities and physical disabilities. This program incorporates speech recognition software to enable students to direct computer actions using their voices. They can also listen to their own voices as they read the 12 interactive books incorporated into the program. This comprehensive program for beginning readers uses both phonics and whole language concepts, off
The Basic-S is a single-sided Braille printer or Braille embosser designed for use by persons who are blind or have low vision. The Basic-S uses continuous tractor-feed paper and can print single-sided pages at a rate of 170 pages per hour. The control panel is labeled in both Braille and ink, and voice confirmation is provided when keys are pressed. The Basic-S supports as many as 20 Braille alphabets, and can also print Braille graphics (tactile graphics). This printer comes with a copy of Win
SofType is an on screen keyboard program designed for use by people with upper extremity, neurological, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This graphical keyboard program provides access to Microsoft Windows applications and works with any mouse or mouse emulator, such as the HeadMouse or HeadMouse for Portables (not included; see separate entries). The software includes a variety of features including word prediction, which enables the user to select a word from the included
LanguageLinks is a language tutorial and assessment evaluation test designed for use with children in grades Kindergarten through eight with autism, developmental disabilities, language-learning disabilities, low vision, or hearing disabilities. This program offers a comprehensive, research-based approach to syntax assessment and intervention. It is a six-level series which takes children from the early two-word stage through mastery of more than 75 grammatical forms. LanguageLinks features Opti
OpenBook is an optical character recognition (OCR) program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This scanning and reading software enables users to convert print documents or graphic-based text into an electronic text format using optical character recognition and quality speech. When a page is placd a page in a connected scanner, OpenBook will convert it to speech and read it while displaying large print on a computer monitor. Users can customize how the document ap
Early and Advanced Switch Games is a control switch training program designed to provide training in the use of single switches for children with upper extremity disabilities. This program includes 19 games and activities ranging from cause and effect through following directions and matching, and up to using the switch to make a funny face and print it out. Examples of games included are Noises, which provides instant positive reinforcement on switch activation; Build-A-Scene, which adds a part
101 Animations is a cause and effect training program designed for use with children with cognitive and upper extremity disabilities. This simple activity causes a loud, large animation (non-age-specific cartoon) on the computer screen with every switch activation. This program includes 101 animations. This program can be accessed with Mouseclick (see separate entry), a touch screen, a single switch, or the standard keyboard space bar. COMPATIBILITY: Versions are available for use on Macintosh c
Attention Getter is a control switch training program designed for use by individuals with communication, learning, and cognitive disabilities. It is specifically designed for teenagers who need powerful input to get their attention. This software program has photos that change (morph) into related photos on the computer screen, accompanied by interesting sounds and music. The photo animations are so engaging that the student is motivated to see and hear the next one. The program can be controll
ClaroRead Premium is a voice output screen reader, optical character recognition, concept mapping, and audio file creation program and accessibility software module designed for use by individuals with learning disabilities. This product includes ClaroRead Plus and Claro Mindfull together with a portable USB memory stick containing ClaroRead Standard (see separate entries). ClaroRead Standard runs directly from the memory stick on any personal computer (PC) without installing files. COMPATIBILIT
Key to Access VPod is an accessibility software module, MP4 video player, and digital voice recorder designed for use by individuals who have learning disabilities. When this device is inserted into a computer's USB port, the user has access to a suite of accessibility tools: Universal Reader Plus for reading email and web pages; E-Text Reader, a tool that allows the user to highlight, bookmark, search and extract text from a document; Ultimate Talking Dictionary, a 250,000-word voice output dic
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 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 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 InfoScan is a hand-held scanner designed for use by individuals with learning, neurological, or physical disabilities. Completely portable, this pen-style scanner enables the user to scan and transfer printed text directly into a PC or to scan, store and transfer up to 500 pages of printed data to a PC, laptop, PDA or any Windows application via Infrared or serial port. The InfoScan recognizes 6 to 22 point font sizes, including text that is bold, italicized, underlined, or inverted. This
Talking Toolbox is a voice output utility program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. Utilities include a word processor, a spell checker, an address book, a phone dialer, a calculator, and an alarm clock. All utilities have voice output through pre-recorded human speech, plus synthetic speech for reading back user entries. Also included is Phone Pad, an interactive program that teaches blind persons how to dial phone numbers with words or letters in them. The progr
Jouse2 is a mouse emulator designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This joystick-operated mouse is controlled by the user's mouth: moving the joystick moves the cursor, with cursor speed being determined by joystick movement speed, and mouse clicks are performed using the built-in sip-and-puff switches. Typing and other keyboard functions can be performed using an on-screen keyboard program (not included). This plug and play USB
Web Eyes Personal Version is a large print program designed for use by individuals with low vision. This web browser plug-in allows the user to adjust font sizes in existing web content from four to 144 points, including text and menu items, dialog boxes, tables, forms, and graphics. Column widths automatically adjust according to the selected font size. Other features include shaded background, non-scrolling text, and keyboard and mouse independent navigation. OPTIONS: Versions for Windows 98 o
The Half-Qwerty One-Handed and Two-Handed Keyboard is a one-handed keyboard designed for use by individuals with use of only one hand, hemiplegia, carpal tunnel syndrome on one side, and other disabilities of the hand. This keyboard can also be used in conjunction with a braille dispaly by people with blindness or low vision. This full keyboard has a standard QWERTY layout that allows one-handed typing with either hand as well as standard two-handed typing. For one-handed typing, the user places
TestTalker is a voice output test program designed for use by students who are blind or have low vision, or by their teachers. This software program can help students with test taking, worksheet completion, and with study materials. It can also help people complete forms electronically. It provides a computerized version of a test, worksheet, or other form that can talk. Tests are presented bimodally, with words highlighted on screen as they are spoken aloud. As an accommodation tool, this progr
Scan N Talk is a voice output reading machine designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision or learning disabilities. This reading machine incorporates a Visionaire scanner and optical character recognition (OCR), ATT Natural Voices text to speech, and ReadPlease screen reader software. The machine scans documents placed on the scanner and converts the text into speech. A voice starts reading the document 20 seconds after the push of a button. A text window shows the entire bo
Talking Verbs Sterling Edition is a voice output langusage tutorial program designed for use by individuals with learning, developmental, or physical disabilities as well as those who are candidates for augmentative communication. Designed to encourage expressive language, promote communication, and train augmentative communication skills, this program encourages students to communicate using 40 verbs. Students practice the expressive use of words and phrases and learn the formation of grammatic
Early Emerging Rules: Prepositions is a language tutorial and vocabulary enhancement program designed to train early grammatical constructions and facilitate the transition from single words to word combinations for individuals with developmental, visual, physical or language learning disabilities. This program uses speech, pictures, and animated characters and is intended as a follow-up to the vocabulary training provided by First Words, First Words II, and First Verbs (see entries). This progr
Tiger's Tale is a speech training program designed for use with individuals with speech disabilities. In this program, Tiger has lost his voice and needs help looking for it. Children "talk" for Tiger and their voices are recorded to create a movie. During Tiger's search, animated characters appear and ask children questions to elicit their thoughts, suggestions, and opinions. Conversations are developed using the child's voice along with other pre-recorded voices. If a child is asked a question
Words & Concepts II is a language and vocabulary tutorial program designed to enrich vocabulary, strengthen language comprehension, increase understanding of word relationships and encourage concept development for individuals with developmental, physical, visual, hearing and language learning disabilities, and autism. The program offers the following activities using a 40 noun core vocabulary and pictures, usually at three levels of difficulty: Vocabulary, Categorization, Word Identificatio
Words and Concepts III is a language and vocabulary tutorial program designed to enrich vocabulary, strengthen language comprehension, increase understanding of word relationships and encourage concept development for individuals with developmental, physical, visual, hearing and language learning disabilities, and autism. The program offers the following activities using a 40 noun core vocabulary and pictures, usually at three levels of difficulty: Vocabulary, Categorization, Word Identification
The Sentence Master: A Program for Success in Reading Level 2 is a language and reading tutorial program designed to increase reading comprehension, foster independent reading and facilitate classroom inclusion for children and adults with language learning, developmental, hearing disabilities, or autism. It is useful for teaching reading skills to students who have difficulty with phonics or oral language, or who have impulsive learning styles. It is also effective for teaching English as a sec
The Sentence Master: A Program for Success in Reading Level 3 is a language and reading tutorial program designed to increase reading comprehension, foster independent reading and facilitate classroom inclusion for children and adults with language learning, developmental, hearing disabilities, or autism. This program can be used for teaching reading skills to students who have difficulty with phonics or oral language, or who have impulsive learning styles or for teaching English as a second la
Adjectives and Opposites: Learning at the Circus is a tutorial program designed to introduce and reinforce the concept of adjectives and opposites for children with language-learning, developmental, severe physical or cognitive disabilities, or autism. This program strengthens vocabulary, teaches adjectives and opposites, and reinforces basic concepts. Before the program begins, the instructor selects an activity and interface and decides whether to use the game for encouragement and reinforceme
Simple Sentence Structure Sterling Edition is a language tutorial program designed for use by individuals who have language learning, physical, visual, or hearing disabilities, or autism. Designed to teach subject-verb-object word order in simple sentences and reinforce early developing vocabulary, this program addresses the problems that children with language disabilities have with word order processing and production by teaching them to correctly set universal word order parameters to their E
First Verbs Sterling Edition is a language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by children and adults with language-learning, developmental, physical, visual, or hearing disabilities, or autism. This program provides highly-structured training of early developing verbs. The program trains 50 words in developmental order, but focuses on only five words at a time. Two different animated illustrations are used in training the words. Words are presented either in isolation or with one o
The LaZee Mouse Pro is a hands-free mouse alternative designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or neurological disabilities, spinal cord injury, or repetetive motion injuries. The LaZee Mouse Pro provides full mouse control of computers or alternative and augmentative communication devices (AAC), and enables users to control cursor movements through head or body movements, while providing real-time control of the left/right clicks and dragging via microphone. The LaZee Mouse Pro is f
Interpretype, also known as ITY, is a communication aid designed for use by individuals with speech disabilities or who are deaf or hard of hearing. This communication aid consists of a pre-programmed laptop style computer unit that can display typed messages and send them to other devices or to a computer. Users can have a conversation by reading and typing. Each individual unit is configured to communicate directly with any personal computer with Windows utilizing Interpretype software. This a
The Sony Digital Voice Recorder, model ICD-BM1, is a digital recorder designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This digital recorder features up to 347 minutes of recording time using a 16 MB Memory Stick (included), and is compatible with Dragon Naturally Speaking Prefered Voice-To-Print Software (not included). Recording capacity depends on the recording mode used. The recorder has three recording modes with sampling rates of 44.1kHz, 16kHz, or 8kHz. Functions include
REACH (Remote Electronic Access & Control – Hands-Free) is an environmental control unit designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This system enables users to control dozens of products in the home by touching the screen, voice recognition, head mouse, or switch-scanning. For people for whom touch, voice, or head control are not options, the REACH system enables full control with slight movement of any body part. REACH scans
QualiWord is a word processor program designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This program can be used in conjunction with QualiKey (not included; see entry) and enables users to open new or documents, create documents, and modify, save, print, and delete documents. Users can also create, delete, and modify personal folders to organize documents. Documents can also be faxed directly from the program or sent to mobile phones usin
QualiSurf is a voice input and output web browser designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities, spinal cord injury, or vision disabilities. This browser enables users to surf the Web without a keyboard or mouse. The silent surfing option enables Web surfing without interference from questions about plug-ins, upgrades, etc., which are prevented from appearing. The program is accessed using QualiMouse features (radar mouse, XY mouse, direction mouse, or auto
QualiMail is an electronic mail program designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities, or spinal cord injury. The user can set up a personal E-mail address and configure and name folders (Inbox, Outbox, Trash, etc.). Addresses can be stored in an address book and can be added, deleted, modified, and printed. The program can be used on- or off-line to enable E-mail management without having to be connected to a phone line full time. E-mail can be edited, mod
Text Cloner Pro is an optical character recognition program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This program is designed to work with a voice output screen reader program (not included), and therefore does not include its own speech engines. The program handles multiple columns and page orientation automatically. Documents can be scanned in high speed mode, in which images and tables are ignored, or in detailed mode. Other features include single button functions, a
Victor Reader Wave is a digital talking book player designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision or learning disabilities. This device plays DAISY format digital talking books, as well as MP3s and music CDs, and includes variable speed playback with auto-pitch compensation. It has a compact clamshell shape with a telephone-style keypad and tactile zones to aid users in identifying controls, and includes both audio and visual indicators for reading position (book title and sec
Early Emerging Rules: Plurals is a language and vocabulary enhancement tutorial program designed to train early grammatical constructions and facilitate the transition from single words to word combinations for individuals with developmental, visual, physical or language learning disabilities. The program uses speech, pictures, and animated characters and is intended as a follow-up to the vocabulary training provided by First Words, First Words II, and First Verbs (see entries). This program use
ZoomText Magnifier/Screen Reader is a screen reader and magnification program designed for use by individuals with low vision. This program provides all the features of ZoomText Magnifier (see separate entry) plus screen reading capability. In addition to the screen magnification features, this program also provides screen reading that echoes typing, reads information pointed to by the mouse, and speaks program events as they occur. Flexible verbosity settings gives the user complete control ove
Gumfun Finger Strengthener is designed for use by young children who are working on improving motor-planning, tactile discrimination and developing the small muscles of their hands. Players move the gumballs into their color-coded chambers.
Whatz-It Color Scale Indicator is a low tech indicator which supports people with autism and other communication difficulties in scaled decision making situations. Its graduated color scale (green to red) allows a selection of intensity rather than identifying an exact number or abstract facial expression.
Robotic Laser Ball is designed for use by individuals who are working on improving their visual attention and directionality. Users can activate the light by clapping or giving it a swipe. The ball spins, rotates and moves about the mirrored tray with synchronized flashing lights and three musical tunes. It plays for 1½ to 2 minutes. Music can be turned off.
The Miracle Belt is a pediatric weighted therapy belt designed to promote balance and increase body awareness in children diagnosed with Autism, Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Angelman syndrome, Asperger’s syndrome (AS), Cerebral Palsy, Down syndrome, Dyslexia, Fetal Alcohol syndrome (FAS), Pervasive Developmental Disorder (PDD-NOS), Rett syndrome, Sensory Integration Disorder (SID) and Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD). It is also been identi
Miracle Belt Cover is designed to protect the Miracle Belt. The Miracle Belt is a pediatric weighted therapy belt designed to promote balance and increase body awareness in children diagnosed with Autism, Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Angelman syndrome, Asperger’s syndrome (AS), Cerebral Palsy, Down syndrome, Dyslexia, Fetal Alcohol syndrome (FAS), Pervasive Developmental Disorder (PDD-NOS), Rett syndrome, Sensory Integration Disorder (SID) a
First Class School Chairs and Accessories is designed for children with physical mobility disabilities with mild to moderate involvement. It is designed for use in the classroom, clinic or home. It can be adjusted, for single or multiple children. It features a pelvic belt and height adjustable armrests. The seat is adjustable in depth and height and has a tilt of up to 15 degrees. It is upholstered and covered in a washable vinyl. It is available in two sizes, small and large. Basic model incl
Pal Pad Switches is a pressure activated membrane switch designed for individuals with limited movement as a result of development delays and neurological involvement. It requires just the slightest touch - just 1.2 ounces of force to activate. The Pal Pad can be activated directly from above or at a shallow angle. Equipped with a 1/8-inch plug makes them usable with any communication air or battery-operated assistive device with a standard 1/8-inch jack. Rigid and durable pads are approximatel
Carrie Mobile Potty Seat is designed for individuals with limited postural control and mobility as a result of neurological impairments. It is shaped to position legs in a slight flexion and abduction to encourage bladder and bowel functions. Seat can be positioned over 18 inch institutional toilets and most residential toilets (except when in reclined position), or used as a free-standing commode. Latex free high-density foam has washable, seamless coating that is urine and stain-resistant and
Sit and Support Ring Bright is a 6-inch semi-circle ring designed for use by individuals with limited postural control as a result of developmental delays or neurological impairments. It is designed to provide comfort and support for little ones to feel independent. The ring is made of polyurethane foam covered in reinforced, phthalate-free vinyl to create a comfy and stimulating environment. It is made for floor use only.
The Adaptivation Flexible Switch is a bendable, pressure-activated switch designed to help people with limited mobility. Flexible Switches are adhesive-backed, pressure activated switches. These switches are flexible which allows them to be attached to various objects and surfaces, essentially turning those objects into the switch itself. It activates at the slightest touch whether it comes from above of a shallow angle and only requires less than two ounces of pressure. The Flexible Switch is a
The Magic Wand Keyboard is a mini keyboard with a built-in mouse designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injuries, multiple sclerosis, muscular dystrophy, arthritis of the hand, neurological disabilities, or repetitive motion disabilities. This miniature keyboard allows access to any computer using no strength and only the slightest head or hand movement. The keyboard and mouse work with the touch of a wand, either a mouthstick or a hand-held wand, and require no force to activate, only
Braille2000 is a braille text editor designed for the production of braille documents for individuals who are blind. Some versions also include a braille translation program. This braille text editor is compatible with ED-IT PC (see separate entry) but has additional features. It is Internet-compatible, can read and write ABT files, and can be used to read and write braille XML files and to translate XML print text into braille. The Student Edition is a braille editing tool for the beginning bra
The Sci-Plus Series 200 Scientific Calculator is a large display calculator designed for use by individuals with low vision. This calculator performs scientific, statistical, and trigonometric calculations. It features a high- contrast liquid crystal (LCD) display in a rugged, portable case. The positive activation keypad has enlarged, proportional numerals with color-differentiated operation keys. A large print owners manual is included. POWER: Uses lithium-ion battery or standard current. A co
Sci-Plus Series 300 Scientific Calculator With Speech is a large display and voice output calculator designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This calculator has selectable speech output and a high-contrast liquid crystal display (LCD), and performs scientific, statistical, and trigonometric calculations. Its positive activation keypad has enlarged, proportional numerals with color-differentiated operation keys. Other features include a rugged, portable case, volume cont
The Accella Treatment Table, model 6030 is a treatment table designed for use with children in therapy settings. The height-adjustable table features a permanently attached treatment mat of bacteria-resistant reinforced vinyl covering over padded high-density polyurethane foam, and height adjustment using a built-in hand crank. The lower heights facilitate transfers, while the higher levels accommodate treatment. DIMENSIONS: The table has a height adjustment range of 24 to 36 inches and a surfac
The Infinity 7236 is a powered elevating therapy table designed for use in therapy settings. This height-adjustable table has a laminate top with PVC edging. Height adjustment is accomplished using the push-button controls and the lift mechanism can lift up to 400 pounds. The table seats six to eight individuals, including wheelchair users. POWER: Uses standard current and includes a hospital-grade plug. DIMENSIONS: The height adjusts from 26 to 38 inches and the table surface is 72 x 36 inches.
The Infinity Treatment Table, model 6030, is a powered elevating treatment table designed for use in therapy settings. The height-adjustable table features a permanently attached treatment mat of bacteria-resistant reinforced vinyl covering over high-density polyurethane foam, and push-button height adjustment. The lower heights facilitate transfers, while the higher levels accommodate treatment. POWER: Uses standard current and includes a hospital-grade plug. DIMENSIONS: The table has a height
The Ergodex DX-1 Adaptive Keyboard is a keyboard interface designed for use by individuals with severe physical, upper extremity, vision or cognitive disabilities. This keyboard consists of a tablet and 25 adhesive-backed keys. Although the adhesive forms a strong bond, the keys can be moved by twisting them off, enabling them to be moved around on the surface. The keys are programmable to perform any number of tasks, including controlling single or multiple functions such as moving entire bloc
IntelliKeys is a plug-gable keyboard designed for people with cognitive disabilities. It helps the students with physical, visual or cognitive disabilities to easily type, enter numbers, navigate on-screen displays and move the mouse. Little pressure is required to press a key and it can support and it has a variety of overlays (keyboard printed on a paper to be inserted into the device.) It is also a portable device and can be used for more than one user. IntelliKeys USB plugs into the compute
Peel N Play Veggies Set is a plastic vegetable set is intended for children with cognitive disabilities as a way to teach kids to appreciate vegetables. The segmented vegetables can be pretend-peeled and sliced, then fit back together again with Velcro™.
The Handwriting Without Tears, is designed for children in 1st through 4th Grade with learning and cognitive disabilities. It's a program that helps children with visual, perceptual, fine-motor, and other processing problems learn to write neatly and legibly. Handwriting Without Tears (HWT) utilizes a two-lined approach to handwriting, providing a simple but successful style that is developmentally based, works for children of all abilities, is easy to teach and is multi-sensory. Handwriting Wit
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 Clear-View Head Pointer, model 6000, is a head pointer designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury, upper extremity disabilities, or severe physical disabilities. The Clear-View Head Pointer projects out at jaw level, not at forehead level. Having the pointer extend out from jaw level places the pointer in closer proximity to the object being selected, requires minimal head movement, and does not interrupt the user's field of vision during use. The lightweight aluminum yoke can b
The Early Learning Suite is a pre-reading tutorial program designed to teach reading skills to young children. The program consists of a set of 16 educational programs and a record-keeping system. All programs support input from a keyboard, a mouse, a touch screen, IntelliKeys, or single- or dual-switch input. The following programs are included on the software: Early Learning I: Matching Colors, Learning Shapes, Counting Numbers, and Letter Match; Early Math Skills: Early Addition I, Early Addi
Braille & Tactile Overlays for Intellikeys, model H-38, are braille keytop overlays designed to enable children who are blind to access Intellikeys (not included; see entry). The set includes two sets of the six standard Intellikeys overlays in tactile format, with one set in Grade One Braille and one set in raised large print. Each overlay is bar coded for communication with Intellikeys, so no additional sending software is required.
The Accella Series, models 6030, 4830, and 6024 are computer work centers and height-adjustable work tables designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. The height adjustment, which is accomplished using the built-in hand crank, also provides access for individuals who stand or use standing aids while working. The hand crank is located underneath the tabletop and folds out of the way when not in use. The standard table has a laminate top, anodized aluminum pedestal, and steel feet. OPTIO
The Infinity Series, models 6030, 4830, and 6024 are computer work centers and height adjustable work tables designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. The motorized height adjustment is activated with a push button and also provides access for individuals who stand or use standing aids while working. The standard table has a laminate top, anodized aluminum pedestal, and steel feet. OPTIONS: Solid wood veneers, PVC vinyl edge treatments, casters, plastic glides/levelers, under desk com
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Slant board serves as adjustable bookholder for use on tables or wheelchair trays. Plywood slant board measuring 23 inches wide by 18 inches high is hinged to a frame. Board includes a sliding ledge used to hold the book in place. Includes photographs and detailed diagrams and measurements. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. TITLE: How to Build Special Furniture and Equipment for Handicapped Children REF: Springfield, Illinois: Charles C Thomas: p 80-83 NAR
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 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
ZoomText Large-Print Keyboard is a large print keyboard designed for use by individuals with low vision. Each key and button label has 36-point text and a high-contrast color scheme. The keyboard has sixteen dedicated buttons for Zoomtext screen magnification / screen reader software (see separate entry). These dedicated buttons allow the user to start ZoomText, change magnification levels, toggle screen enhancements, and launch AppReader and DocReader. The user can reassign the keys to preferre
Intro to Cause & Effect, model 115, is a cause and effect training program designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities. It introduces the user to the computer and the switch. It is also designed to improve tracking ability of objects and increase the user's attention span. Each time the user presses the switch or keyboard, one of 35 animation segments with large, brightly colored geometric shapes appear on the screen accompanied by sounds. Animation segments last for approxim
Look and Listen is a cause and effect training program designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to improve tracking ability of objects and increase the user's attention span. When the mouse, switch, or space bar is pressed, an object will move across the screen while music is playing in the background. The objects are large and colorful. Among the more than 100 graphic objects objects included are household items, cartoon images, foods, and many others. The pro
Cause and Effect Factory is a cause and effect training program designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities. Designed to improve tracking ability of objects and increase the user's attention span, it is made up of 12 segments with a factory and assembly line theme. This program is an age appropriate cause and effect program but can also be used with younger children for its sound and graphics. Pressing the switch will cause another part of the assembly line process to continue. A
Cause and Effect Amusement Park is a cause and effect training program designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to improve tracking ability of objects and increase the user's attention span. This program is made up of 16 activities with an amusement park theme: Ferris wheel, shoot the water in the clown's mouth, shooting gallery, knock over the cans with the baseball, popcorn machine, ray guns, dolphin show, bumper cars, car wash, motorcycle stunts, bowling, ri
Wheel of Sounds is a cause and effect training program designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities. This switch-activated game plays an object's sound when the object is selected by the spinner. The spinner is activated by step scanning, timed scanning, a single switch press, a mouse click, or touch-screen. Once the picture is selected and the sound is played, a new picture will take its place. Wheel of Sounds gives the user the capability of setting the field of pictures to disp
ColorMouse and ColorMouse-RM are video magnifiers designed for use by individuals with low vision. This mouse-style device connects to any standard television. Objects appear magnified on the TV screen in color when the device is held over them. ColorMouse displays objects in their natural colors, while ColorMouse-RM displays objects in reverse color mode. The magnifier can be used for reading or for looking at pictures or labels. The magnification level on a 20-inch TV is 24x (24 times actual s
Key to Access is an accessibility software module, MP3 player, and digital recorder designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision or learning disabilities. When this device is inserted into a computer's USB port, the user has access to a suite of ten accessibility tools: (1) Universal Reader for reading email and web pages; (2) E-Text Reader, a tool that allows the user to highlight, bookmark, search and extract text from a document; (3) Ultimate Talking Dictionary, a 250,000-
Premier Predictor Pro is a voice output word prediction program designed for use by individuals with learning or upper extremity disabilities. The program displays a word list next to the cursor as the user types in any program on the computer, displaying the most probable word at the top of the list. The words are read aloud as the user moves up and down the list with the arrow keys. When the user selects a word, it is entered automatically into the document. A built-in talking dictionary enabl
Premier Test Builder is an accessible test creation program designed for use in creating tests accessible to students who use screen readers. The program allows the user to build tests in accessible Microsoft Word format by supplying questions and selecting the question style from the program's tool bar. The program then automatically creates the test using its pre-built templates of question styles, which include Multiple Choice, Multiple Choice with Picture, Multiple Choice with Answers 2 Acro
MonoMouse-USB is a video magnifier designed for use by individuals with low vision. This mouse-style video magnifier connects to a computer via the computer's USB port. Objects appear magnified in black and white on the computer monitor when the device is held over them. It can be used to view books or documents, pictures, or labels. The magnification level can be changed by using the computer's resize function. This video magnifier comes with a cable, driver CD, and a microfibre MouseBag. COMPA
Infovox iVox is a speech synthesizer program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision or learning disabilities. This program provides natural-sounding voices that can be used in any Mac OS X application that uses speech, including applications such as TextEdit, Preview, Acrobat Reader, Proloquo, KeyStrokes, SwitchXS, VisioVoice, and AppleWorks, as well as many educational titles. The program can also be used with built-in speech and accessibility features of Mac OS X, inc
The FotoDialer is an automatic dialer designed for use by individuals with cognitive or memory disabilities, visual disabilities, or fine motor disabilities. This device enables users to dial an analog telephone without using the standard keypad. The FotoDialer has six plastic pages, each of holds 24 pictures of people, places, or symbols that illustrate the person or organization that a phone number contacts. The user presses the button adjacent to a picture to dial the corresponding telephone
The Hearing Helper Tour Guide System, model TGS PRO 720, is an FM amplification system designed for use by people with hearing disabilities in tours of factories, museums, power plants, and zoos; in theme parks and tourist attractions; and on bus or walking tours. This system enables users to overcome background noise and distance from the guide, even in noisy surroundings. The tour guide wears a compact, body-pack transmitter and headset microphone. Listeners use portable receivers. The system
Thunder-RJ ScreenReader-on-a-Stick is a screen reader program designed for use by individuals with blindness or low vision or who have learning disabilities. This device is intended for those who are new to using a computer or who need a simpler alternative to more comprehensive programs. This screen reader works almost entirely using the standard keyboard arrow keys. Features include echoing of each keystroke and word; selective reading of the screen by character, word, line, or entire page; se
The Maltron One-Handed Keyboard made for right-handed and left-handed persons is designed for people with one hand to allow them to type with one hand. It is a full keyboard complete with all 27 letters of the alphabet, numbers 0-9, and special keys and characters. Its ergonomic design lets users type easier with their hand in a more natural position, contoured to the typist's hand placement. The Maltron One-Handed Keyboards provide high speed access for those who have the use of only one hand.
The New Magic Arm Mounting System, model 5050, is switch mounting hardware designed to mount switches or communication boards to a wheelchair, table, or bed frame. The adjustable arm attaches to a table or wheelchair by means of a one-piece base clamp. The arm can be further adjusted by flipping the lever at the joint of the arm, moving the arm into the desired position, and then flipping the lever back to lock it in place. The System comes with threaded circular and rectangular platforms that a
Early Learning I is a perceptual training program designed for teaching recognition of colors, shapes, numbers, and letters to children with a learning disability. The program includes the following four lessons: Matching Colors, Learning Shapes, Counting Numbers, and Letter Match. All have the option of being controlled with: a keyboard, a mouse, a touch screen, IntelliKeys, or single- or dual-switch input. The program may be set to ask for a yes or no response with no as default value. A speec
The TruTone Electrolarynx Kit is an electrically-powered artificial larynx designed for use by individuals who have had laryngectomies. This device is held in contact with the throat, and the intonation and pitch of the voice is controlled by varying pressure on a button on the artificial larynx. The user may vary the volume of his/her voice to levels appropriate to the size of the group to which the user is speaking. An adjustment screwdriver, oral straws and oral adaptor are included. POWER: U
The New Standard Ergonomic Keyboard, Professional Model, is an ergonomic keyboard designed for use by individuals with learning or upper extremity disabilities. This alpha-numeric keyboard is a 53-key, USB-interface keyboard alternative to a standard Qwerty keyboard. The keyboard offers all the functions of a full-sized 104-key keyboard and is designed to reduce the learning curve for touch typing as well as make the task comfortable. The logical design of the keyboard reduces the number of keys
SpeakQ is voice input and word prediction software designed for use by individuals with learning disabilities. This voice input program is a plug-in for WordQ (see separate entry). To train the program to recognize the his or her speech, the user repeats words spoken by the computer. Once the program is trained, the user can dictate text in either continuous speech mode or by selecting words from a list generated through word prediction. Recognized words and phrases are immediately read aloud to
CrossScanner is a mouse emulator program designed for use by individuals with fine motor, neurological, or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This program enables one- or two-switch control of mouse functions. With the switch(es) plugged into a switch interface (not included), the user is able to perform mouse moves; performs clicks, double clicks, and drags; operate menus; and enter text through an on-screen keyboard. An AutoScan feature enabless the user to initiate scrolling
Claro Mindfull is a concept mapping program and writing skills training system designed for use by individuals with learning disabilities. This software enables the user to brainstorm ideas, create exercises and games to aid learning, and turn visual thoughts into a linear essay. The user's thoughts are mapped using images, arrows/links, and text. Each idea on the concept map can have a recorded sound assoicated with it, and concept maps can be linked together so that an idea on one concept map
Scan2Text is an optical character recognition program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This software extracts text from paper documents, PDF files, or image files such as those in .tif format, and drops the text directly into Microsoft Word. The text can then be edited, or read aloud by a screen reader or Claro WordRead (not included). The original format of the document can be saved, with or without embedded images. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible c
Thunder Plus Screen Reader is a voice output screen reader program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This keyboard driven program reads what the user types letter by letter or word by word. It gives full speech feedback for most text-based word processing tasks including editing documents in Microsoft Word, WordPad, or Notepad. It speaks all Windows menus and dialog boxes, and works with the Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Outlook, Windows Calculator, Messenger, antivi
WordRead is a screen reader program designed for use by individuals who need assistance reading text from a computer. It speaks text on the computer screen using ScanSoft RealSpeak, including Word documents, e-mail, web pages, spreadsheets, presentations, and accessible PDF files. In Microsoft Word or web pages viewed with Internet Explorer, the user clicks the mouse at any starting point and presses the "play" button. The program reads from that point onward, highlighting each sentence as it is
Beam is a mouse emulator designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury or severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. This device is generally used by those with adaptive switches who wish to break the hard connection between the switch and their computers.
Beam enables a HeadMouse Extreme (see entry) user to actuate the left, right, and middle mouse buttons using adaptive switches without a direct connection to the HeadMouse. For a Swifty (see entry) user, the Beam sends up to th
The Swifty USB Switch Interface is a switch interface designed to provide mouse or keyboard emulation for people with severe physical, neurological, or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This device can output mouse clicks, joystick button actions, or keyboard functions. This device It accepts standard 3.5-millimeter (mm) stereo or mono plugs for directly connecting up to two adaptive switches. When used with Beam (not included; see separate entry), the device supports three inp
The RollerMouse Classic is a mouse emulator designed for people with upper extremity and fine motor disabilities. The RollerMouse Classic features a cylindrical rollerbar, three buttons and a scroll wheel to perform all of the functions of a standard mouse. The rubber-coated steel rollerbar rotates to move the mouse pointer vertically, and it slides horizontally to move the mouse pointer in the same direction. The rollerbar can be clicked, and the click force for the rollerbar is adjustable. The
Primo! Controller is a touchscreen environmental control module designed for use by individuals with mobility or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This module for controlling the home environment has a touch-sensitive, dynamic screen in an ergonomically styled, lightweight case. It holds up to 140 captured infrared codes as well as embedded Possum and Gewa codes in multiple menus. A library of 104 generic clear icons and text labels and 18 'get started’ device templates are inc
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
Precise color reader provides reliable and reproducible measures. High quality detector can identify up to 400 colors and nuances. Provides an option to compare two colors in a very narrow range, giving feedback whether the colors are equal or not. Includes an integrated light detector which reports if there is light in a room and where it is. Provides clear output with easily understandable attributes like “pale light blue” or “strong dark red,” rather than fantasy names like heather violet or
The Timer Timer Visual Timers is designed to transforms stressful transition periods, reduce resistance to routines, and help manage a class or therapy session. Time Timer displays the passage of time with a disappearing red disk providing a stress-free time management to make every moment count. The device is recommended for visual thinkers of all ages and abilities, and can be helpful for users with autism or ADHD.
The Timer Timer PLUS is designed to transforms stressful transition periods, reduce resistance to routines, and help manage a class or therapy session. Time Timer PLUS displays the passage of time with a disappearing red disk providing a stress-free time management to make every moment count. The device is recommended for visual thinkers of all ages and abilities, and can be helpful for users with autism or ADHD.
The Three Bear Family Counters Basic Set is design for use with children with cognitive or vision disabilities. The product can help students learn teach basic math of sorting, counting, and patterning, and can demonstrate and explore more advanced concepts of comparison, estimation, addition, subtraction, memory, and sequencing. The bears are proportionally weighted to use on a balance for measurement discoveries. The 80-piece set contains 20 Papa Bear, 20 Mama Bear, and 40 Baby Bear counters.
The Number Pebbles is designed for use with children with cognitive or vision disabilities. The pebbles introduces early concepts outdoors, in the sand, or in water play with this tactile set of number rocks. There are two sets of each number from 0-10, this sum-building set is ideal for sorting, matching, number sequencing, and exploring number bonds to 10. Use them with counters, number lines, and other math manipulatives to take the learning further. Each pebble measures 1.5 inches and is eng
The New Standard Ergonomic Keyboard, Rainbow Model is an ergonomic keyboard designed for use by individuals with learning or upper extremity disabilities. This alpha-numeric keyboard is a 53-key, USB-interface keyboard alternative to a standard Qwerty keyboard. The keyboard offers all the functions of a full-sized 104-key keyboard and is designed to reduce the learning curve for touch typing as well as make the task comfortable. The logical design of the keyboard reduces the number of keys so th
VoicePod is a digital recorder and playback unit for direct selection communiction cards designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. This portable recording and playback unit enables the user to create talking cards using photos, language cards and Picture Communication Symbols (PCS). It includes 36 reusable, two-sided sleeves for up to 72 stored messages, which can be up to nine seconds each. Messages can be erased and re-recorded. A record-lock featur
Gus! Pocket Communicator is a direct selection and scanning communicator program designed for use by individuals with communication, speech, or neurological disabilities. This communicator software runs on a handheld computer, and supports a dynamic display with four to twenty-five sound buttons per page, using text, symbols, or digital photographs in a 1x4, 1x6 2x2, 2x4, 2x6, 2x8, 3x3, 3x4, 4x4, 4x5, or 5x5 page layout. The program uses recorded or synthetic speech; Neospeech speech synthesizer
SmartClick is a mouse emulator program designed to enable individuals with upper extremity disabilities to perform mouse button functions. This utility program enables users who can utilize a pointing device but not click buttons, or who can click only one button or switch, to perform mouse button functions. The program utilizes a dwell principle to enable users to select the desired mouse function (e.g., double click, drag, etc.) from a floating toolbar that is accessible within any program. Th
Wheels! is a video game designed for use by children with cognitive, sensory, or motor disabilities. This game can be played as a game or it can be used to teach wheelchair control skills. This three-dimensional video game has players fight evil clowns and mad robots with pie guns that "cream" the monsters with lemon meringue pies; the monsters fight back with pie guns that fire blueberry pies. The game uses easy-to-follow mazes set in a familiar school setting with familiar objects. Each maze o
2+2 is a math skills training system designed for use with children with low vision or cognitive disabilities. This program focuses on early arithmetic problems and uses an errorless learning method. The program features both drill and test modes and are designed to enable the instructor to enter vertical or horizontal problems for drilling and testing. This program can be accessed using the standard keyboard, IntelliKeys (not included; see separate entry), or a single switch (not included). COM
Find the Buttons is a computer instruction program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This audible button program teaches users about the computer graphical user interface (GUI) by providing audible feedback for the movements of the mouse. The program offers ten sizable and movable on-screen buttons, each of which has its own individual audible tone. As the user leaves a button, another sound is heard. When the mouse is in the margin where there are no buttons, a d
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 IBM ViaVoice Text-To-Speech SDK (Software Developer Kit) is a software authoring and voice output program designed for use by software developers in making their programs accessible to individuals who are blind or have low vision or learning disabilities. This program can be used to create voice output for Windows or Linux applications, including applications with limited system resources such as ATMs. An almost unlimited number of voices can be generated by modifying gender, pitch, head siz
Our Emotions and Behaviors Book Set is a series to help children learn, understand, and practice basic social and emotional skills with real-life situations, diversity, and concrete examples. The books contain simple, easy-to-read stories to help kids understand how their emotions and actions are related and how they can learn to manage both. Following each story, a series of pictures invites children to tell a story in their own words. The books include a section for adults suggesting discussio
The Milestone 112 Ace Voice Recorder is designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The Milestone 112 is a voice record that allows for quick voice-recording on demand. Features large buttons that are easily accessible and allow the user to conveniently trigger all essential functions.
MathPad is a math tutorial program designed for use by individuals wih physical, learning, or visual disabilities. This program enables students to solve basic arithmetic problems--addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division--on the computer in the same way they would solve them using a pencil and paper. MathPad displays the problems in the appropriate vertical format, displays the student's work, and requires student to decide when to regroup or when to show a remainder. Accessible with
The Early Learning I IntelliKeys Bundle is a pre-reading tutorial program and keytop overlay set designed for use with young children with cognitive or physical disabilities. The set includes the Early Learning I (see also separate entry) software from Marblesoft and a set of six overlays for use with IntelliKeys (not included; see separate entry). The program teaches identification of eight colors, eight shapes by sight and name, numbers from one through twenty, and upper and lower case letter
The Early Learning II IntelliKeys Bundle is a math tutorial program and keytop overlay set designed for use with young children with cognitive or physical disabilities. The set includes the Early Learning II (see also separate entry) software from Marblesoft and a set of two overlays for use with IntelliKeys (not included; see separate entry). The program teaches simple addition and number sequencing. COMPATIBILITY: For use on Macintosh computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: System 7.1 or higher, fou
Look Who's Listening! is a board game that is ten auditory games in one for individuals with learning or cognitive disabilities to practice their listening skills. The players choose one (or more) of the following ten auditory skill card decks:
Abstract Categories is a game for children with disabilities who have trouble with communication that teaches abstract thinking and sorting by category. Children learn that although items may be different they still have a common base. A child may be able to name concrete categories such as animals, shapes or colors. However abstract categories such as things that are noisy, things you find at birthday parties or things that have bristles are equally important for understanding the world around
Word Families Flashcards are flashcards for individuals with learning disabilities to help build phonetic, reading, and spelling skills. The durable 3 inch x 6 inch flash cards feature colorful art and photography, and sound-it-out cues. The cards are self-checking with answers on the back. Corners of the flash cards are rounded for quick sorting. Photograph cues make the cards useful for anyone learning to read English.
Writer's Block is a game that helps creativity for individuals with autism, ADHD, or a variety of diagnoses. The player reaches in and grab a card to spark creativity early in the writing or oral storytelling process. This game features 86 double-sided prompt cards color-coded by subject (language, math, science, social studies) with real-life photographs on front and writing prompts on reverse.
The Entire World of Attributes is a product that helps kids learn different attributes and categories and how to use them.This product can be used by individuals with ADHD, autism, and cognitive or learning disabilities. This product has four copies of four cue cards (eight double-sided cards, sixteen total) and two laminated games that can be written on with dry erase markers. Organizational cue cards helps students classify challenging attribute and categorization concepts.
The Question Challenge Card Game is an expressive and receptive language card game that targets social skills and reasoning. This game helps children with cognitive or learning disabilities or autism learn to understand sarcasm, state opinions, questioning skills, plus much more. This game allows students to practice these skills necessary for effective communication and problem solving.
The Communicate Junior Game is a game for individuals with autism or learning disabilities to help practice important social skills while enriching communication and language. Players earn tokens by answering lower to higher level questions about 12 important social skills. All players receive an invitation to a party, respond to questions about everyday social situations, and earn "party food" as they get ready for the party. The game focuses on teaching these skills.
The Livescribe Deluxe Carrying Case is a product that can carry Livescribe products like earphones, cables, accessories, and smartpen as well as other accessories. This product can be used by individuals with ADHD, ADD, and learning disabilities. This product includes space for headphones, cables, and business cards. This product has black leather with zipper closure.
The Thumbs Up Cup with Spout Lid is a functional and lightweight cup for individuals with decreased grip strength, limited wrist motion, wrist pain, hand deformities, or who need to keep their wrist in a neutral position. The ergonomic design increases leverage of the hand and aids in raising the cup to the lips without wrist motion. The thumbs-on grip reduces the possibility of spilling due to trembling.
Tech/Talk with Environmental Controls allows individuals with disabilities to be able to turn an appliance on by pressing a Button. This product can be used by individuals with autism, mobility disabilities, or conative disabilities. It is a lightweight, portable multi-level AAC device helps individuals communicate using direct selection and control several electrical devices and/or light fixtures. Within each of four on-off combinations, up to eight electrical devices and/or light fixtures can
The Push-Down Tabletop Scissors are designed for individuals with poor hand strength or hand control, weak grip, tremor, and one handed use who are unable to use scissors with conventional loops. Two “T” shaped handles are operated either by depressing the handle with the scissors in a stable position or by “scooting” it across the table. A spring-action mechanism automatically reopens the scissors once the pressure is released. Large "T" shaped handles to assist grip and leverage. Stainless st
The Deluxe Sorting Box enhances the skill color recognition; teaches kids how to sort things by shape, color, amounts, and more. This product can be used by individuals with Autism, ADHD, learning disabilities, and cognitive disabilities, and is designed to be used by children ages 3 and up. All-wood sorting box has four wooden header strips showing assorted colors, shapes, numbers, and dominoes. Each header has six different pictures of familiar objects. Box is subdivided inside for easy check
The Weplay Seesaw is a tool for kids to allow them to keep their balance. This product can be played by individuals with low gross motor skills or low balance. This product enhances muscle strength and encourages weight shifting. The left to right movement helps develop coordination and balance. This product develops strength of the upper and lower extremities and supports motor planning and vestibular activities. This product has a non-slip surface.
Bilibo is a toy that stimulates imaginative play. It was developed in collaboration with childhood development experts to arouse curiosity, engage the imagination, and encourage creativity. Children can use it to rock in, spin in, hide under, sit on, tote with, and peek through. Bilibo can be used indoors and out to help children learn hand-eye coordination and develop a sense of space by using one or more Bilibos for activities involving stacking or filling. In addition, rocking and spinning wi
The Early Learning III IntelliKeys Bundle is a math tutorial program and keytop overlay set designed for use with young children with cognitive or physical disabilities. The set includes the Early Learning III (see also separate entry) software from Marblesoft and a set of three overlays for use with IntelliKeys (not included; see separate entry). The program teaches simple subtraction and the concepts of greater than, less than, and equal to. COMPATIBILITY: For use on Macintosh computers. SYS
It's Up to Me is a behavior training program designed to enable individuals with cognitive disabilities to take responsibility for their behavior. The curriculum includes a teacher's binder with instructions and 165 blackline reproducible master Behavior Objective sheets, six student participant binders, and six full-color binder cover sheets. Staff select monthly behaviorial objectives from among the 165 masters. Student participants choose one of six positive motivational animal covers for the
The PCI Communicator is a language tutorial program designed for use with individuals with learning and other cognitive disabilities. This audio card reader is designed to allow students to work at their own pace to acquire reading and language skills and works with pre-recorded cards with magnetic tape along the bottom edge or with those created by the teacher. The lightweight unit has a built-in carrying handle and includes a vinyl storage cover and a cleaning kit. POWER: Uses four C batteries
Where Does My Money Go? is a money management training system in a board game format designed for use with individuals with learning and other cognitive disabilities. Both levels use realistic currency to teach basic money handling skills. Level I ($64.95) requires players to conduct money transactions at the grocery store, restaurant, mall, and shopping mart. It also focuses on ways to earn money, pay bills, and deal with unexpected expenses. The currency at this level is limited quarters, $1,
Where Does My Money Go? Software is a money management training system in a game format designed for use with individuals with learning and other cognitive disabilities. This game uses realistic currency to teach basic money handling skills and requires players to conduct money transactions at the grocery store, restaurant, mall, and shopping mart. It focuses on ways to earn money, pay bills, and deal with unexpected expenses. Draw cards inform players of how much money they will receive or what
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.
Using a Telephone is a telephone skills training system designed to teach people with cognitive disabilities how to place local and long distance phone calls, how to call community services, and how to make calls from pay phones. The complete program includes an instruction manual, five directories, and 15 certificates of completion. OPTIONS: Set of five directories ($21.95) and a set of fifteen certificates ($2.95).
Recreation Skills is an independent living skills tutorial in a board game format designed to encourage individuals with cognitive disabilities to relax and have fun during their leisure time and to pursue new recreational activities. Draw card categories include trips, indoor fun, outdoor fun, and hobbies. Topics include packing a bag for a trip, carrying an ID, going to the movies, going out to eat, arts and crafts, outdoor cooking, video games, first aid, and others. The program includes the
Play and Say Speech Cards are a language training system and symbolic language pictures designed to help people with speech and language disabilities communicate and learn correct speech patterns through games and activities. Each of the 16 age-appropriate decks concentrates on a frequently misarticulated speech sound The set includes more than 380 cards, each depicting a common item and labeled with the item's name; the sound or letter being emphasized is printed in a different color from the
Survival Skills is a safety awareness and language tutorial program in a board game format designed to help individuals with cognitive disabilities learn to read or recognize important vocabulary words and images necessary to safely function in daily life. Categories include home, school, work, community, and shopping and include such topics as poison symbols, "Out of Order" signs, oven dials, first aid kits, television remote controls, "Danger signs," and others. The "Draw Cards" use full-color
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 LaZee Mouse CURSOR is a mouse emulator designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, severe physical, or neurological disabilities, spinal cord injury, or repetetive motion injuries. This hands-free device provides full cursor control of computers or alternative and augmentative communication devices (AAC) through head or body movements. The self-contained unit can be head-mounted or positioned where the user desires. Tilt-sensor technology is utilized to perform the cursor movements
Scan & Paint, model 302, is a cause and effect training program designed for use by children with cognitive, severe physical, or upper extremity disabilities. In this program, between two and ten paint tubes are lined up on the right side of the screen. To the left of the paint tubes is a simple picture which contains a few sections that can be colored in. A pointer points to one of these sections. The student must select one of the paint tubes for coloring in the section that the arrow is p
Cause and Effect Cinema, model 501, is a simple cause and effect training program designed for use by individuals with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. Age appropriate for older as well as younger populations, this program is made up of 90 film clips covering 10 categories such as animals, musical instruments, vehicles, tools, sports, toys, appliances, etc. Each film clip lasts approximately three to seven seconds. When the switch is pressed the first time, the title of the clip is dis
The eeZee Mouse SWITCH is a hands-free mouse alternative designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or neurological disabilities, spinal cord injury, or repetitive motion injuries. The eeZee Mouse SWITCH provides full mouse control of computers or alternative and augmentative communication devices (AAC), and enables users to control cursor movements through subtle body movements, while providing real-time control of the left/right clicks and drag. Tilt-sensor technology is utilized to
The eeZee Mouse CURSOR is a hands-free mouse alternative designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or neurological disabilities, spinal cord injury, or repetitive motion injuries. This device provides full mouse control of computers or alternative and augmentative communication devices (AAC), and enables users to control cursor movements through subtle body movements. Tilt-sensor technology is utilized to perform the cursor movements. Operating as a joystick in space, the key to the s
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
Household Skills is an independent living skills program in a board game format designed to teach housekeeping skills and responsibilities to people with cognitive disabilities. The program is designed to reinforce the idea that all members of a household are responsible for completing daily and weekly cleaning duties. The Draw cards cover the kitchen, bedroom and bathroom, living area, and yard. Topics include using the dishwasher and washing machine, cleaning appliances, changing sheets, carin
TouchMoney Software and Worksheets is a money management training system and tutorial program designed to teach accurate counting of various combinations of coins to people with cognitive disabilities. The software program uses a combination of teaching activities and games to help students master the TouchCounting method of touching coins in a specific location a specified number of times to determine value. As students complete each step and play its corresponding game, they learn to successfu
Time Skills is a time management training system and time skills tutorial program designed to stress the concept that individuals nust take responsibility for their personal daily and weekly schedules. The game's Draw card categories include clocks, home, school or work, and community. Topics covered include setting a watch, setting an alarm clock, punctuality, time sheets, taking medication, making reservations, and others. The program includes the game board and playing pieces, draw cards, a t
The Half-QWERTY One-handed Keyboard Software is a one-hand keyboard modification program designed to allow a standard keyboard to also function as a one-handed keyboard, using a technique similar to two-handed touch typing. The user types with one hand in the standard home-row position for that hand. To type characters of the other hand, the user simply holds down the space bar and performs the finger movement previously performed by the other hand. Hitting the space bar only generates a space.
The LaZee Mouse SWITCH is a hands-free mouse alternative designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or neurological disabilities, spinal cord injury, or repetetive motion injuries. The LaZee Mouse SWITCH provides full mouse control of computers or alternative and augmentative communication devices (AAC), and enables users to control cursor movements through head or body movements, while providing real-time control of the left/right clicks and dragging via external switches. The self-co
The BIGtrack Trackball is a trackball designed for use by individuals with fine motor, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities. This trackball has an oversized trackball with left and a right mouse click buttons located behind the trackball to avoid unwanted mouse clicks. The BIGtrack also allows for second mouse connection, enabling both the BIGtrack and a second mouse to be connected for assisted or simultaneous participation. This trackball is also available in a switch-adapted versi
PointSmart is mouse modification software designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, neurological, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This software program enables the user to slow down the speed of the cursor. Other features include Automatic Direction Control, which allows users to touch or bump the pointing device in the direction they wish the cursor to move and the cursor will continue to move until the mouse is touched again and then it will stop. This softwa
River 6 Piece Set is a game for individuals with low gross motor skills to improve their balance. The pieces are made of durable plastics with anti-slip rubber edges, and are stackable for easy storage.
School Health Brand Bilateral Brain Breaks Kit is a product that holds toys.This product can be used by individuals with autism, ADHD, and low gross motor skills. This can be used for improving concentration, balance, strengthening the core, coordinating the two sides of the body, crossing mid-line, motor planning, eye hand coordination and more. The toys that are in this kit are bungee jumper-like a pogo stick, Skip-a-long,zip ball, and rainbow streamers. Includes bin with lid makes storage eas
Webber Photo Cards Social Issues contains 262 large color photo cards to encourage individual or group discussions about important social issues that impact daily lives. This product can be used by individuals with ADHD, Autism. This set is ideal for anyone working with students or adults that need high level, interesting subjects to write about and discuss. The back of each card has a definition of the topic, three facts about the topic, and five open-ended questions that require more than a ye
Sequencing Events in Stories Fun Deck is designed to help children put events in a story in the correct order, targeting reading comprehension, reasoning, and writing skills.
Foam Magnet Letters is a game for children with learning disabilities to practice letter, spelling, and word building skills. It is a hands-on activity that targets letter recognition, initial sounds, word building, spelling and more with a total of 120 letters. The set includes two of each uppercase and lowercase letter with extras of the most used letters. All vowels are red to make them easy to identify.
Sentence Building Dominoes is a product to help users improve and practice their language and communication skills. This product includes 228 color-coded dominoes, featuring nouns, pronouns, verbs, adjectives, adverbs, conjunctions, prepositions, and punctuation marks. It comes packaged in a handy storage bucket.
Paragraph Practice Series is a writing program that give students with learning disabilities a strategy for writing paragraphs. It is designed to help students who have difficulty when faced with a standardized-test prompt, journal topic, or essay question in deciding what to write, how much to write, and what order to write in. This series gives students a strategy for writing paragraphs with these reproducible binders.
Math Discovery Early Learning Center is an all in one kit for building early math skills that covers number recognition, counting, addition, and more for students with learning or cognitive disabilities. This product is designed to be used by individuals with learning disabilities. This all-in-one primer is designed to help build important early math skills. Users start with number recognition and counting tasks, then advance to simple addition/subtraction with objects and numbers, patterning, e
Tabletop Pocket Charts are charts that teach the user certain math problems with discriminant and early math skills. This product can be used by individuals with ADHD and learning disabilities. The portable charts can be used by small groups or by individuals. A self-checking feature allows students to work independently. Ten clear pockets on the front hold tiles currently in use, a convenient storage pouch in the back stores all the pieces. This product folds for easy storage. This product teac
Number Play is a product that teaches children what numbers represent. It is designed for children with learning disabilities, autism spectrum disorder, and cognitive disabilities. Number puzzle frames are made of durable, latex-free crepe rubber. The child places color contrasting cut outs into slots in the crepe rubber. The puzzle pieces of familiar objects, that include trains, pears, fish, bells and more, teach children what numbers represent.
Addition & Subtraction Flexitable Folding Math Tables are multi sensory and manipulative number grids ideal for learning key math and numeracy skills. This product can be used by individuals with ADHD or learning disabilities. Made of soft flexible plastic that easily bends to find answers. Vertical and horizontal channels allow kids to continuously fold the table again and again without it being damaged, for longer life than paper or cardboard products. Printed with lead free inks on PVC. T
High Back Beanbag Chairs are comfortable and calming chairs that help individuals with disabilities to sit up straight. This product can be used by individuals with sensory processing disorder, autism, or ADD. This product provides support for the back and arms.
The FluffChair has soft, flocked material and stuffing that surrounds the child for a cocoon effect to assist with sensory processing and calming. The soft, spongy urethane foam filling provides comfort for relaxing, cuddling, or napping. This product can be used by individuals with autism, ADHD, ADD, sensory processing disorder, and cognitive disabilities. The resistant material allows for jumping and crashing to help release excess energy.
The Huddle Cuddle Cushion helps individuals with disabilities calm down and relax. This product can be used by individuals with ADHD, Autism, and cognitive disabilities. This features durable construction that stands up to jumping, while the filling makes the large cushion comfortable for sitting or resting. It allows for sitting or lying with room for one or more and is perfect for soft play or heavy work. It is made up of a mix of foam and bead filling that provides a supportive, body molding
PeaPod Inflatable Calming Station is a product that allows for people with disabilities to calm down and relax. This product can be used by people with ADHD, ADD, and Autism, and behavioral disabilities. This product is made out of a soft and cushiony material shaped like a peapod. Available in three sizes based on age and size of the child.
Cooperative Blankets help kids improve their balance, body awareness, spatial skills, cooperation, and creativity. This product can be used by individuals with ADHD, Autism, ADD, and low gross motor skills. As the blankets move, their shapes become three-dimensional. This product increases the of sense personal safety, loosening inhibitions, and stimulating a spirit of play. This product also provides firm pressure and sensory feedback.
Quattro 4.0 Lite Bluetooth Listening System is an assistive listening device designed for those persons who are hard of hearing. Amplification and frequency management, multipoint connection and Bluetooth v4 to adapt the many needs of people with hearing loss. Receives audio from cell phones, tablets or other Bluetooth devices, then amplifies and refines the sound before transmitting it to the Bluetooth receiver, such as hearing aids with t-coils, or into headphones plugged directly into the Qua
The Q-Link Bluetooth Transmitter is a personal listening device adapter designed for hard of hearing individuals to allow them to link a variety of sound emitting devices including the Quattro Neckloop/Headset system, the ClearBlue Speaker. It can also be an additional transmitter for the ClearBlue TV Listening System. Full functionality while charging.
The Matias Half Keyboard is a modified keyboard designed for people with one hand to type with one hand using their existing touch-typing skills.The compact half keyboard is a one-handed version of the standard desktop keyboard. Full-size, high-quality laptop-style keys for excellent typing comfort and speed. USB keyboard is the left half only and allows typer to touch-type with their left hand, which can produce all the letters normally typed by the right hand using the half keyboard technology
The Califone Kids Keyboard is designed for typing beginner students to teach familiarize them with keyboard functions using the color-coded model. Keyboard is durable enough to withstand daily classroom use and the QWERTY layout and bright primary colors capture interest and help inspire confidence. Color-coded keys help beginning computer learners identify and locate function (green), consonants (yellow), vowels (orange) and number (red) keys. Includes Microsoft Office Hot Keys: Playback, Volum
The Small Talk Sequencer is a basic communicator designed for individuals with communication disabilities to ecffectively communicate with their caregiver. This compact communicator has single, sequential, and random message capability, making it ideal for a variety of purposes including storytelling, singing, or joke telling. Features 300 seconds recording time. Record up to 250 messages. Can be activated by an external switch. Output jack for activating other devices. Includes clear cover. Som
The Adaptivation Randomizer Gamer is a basic single message communicator with two levels designed for children with communication disabilities to be able to effectively communicate with their caregiver(s). This Communicator has two levels, with each level recorded independently; messages can be recorded on one level without affecting the messages on the other level. On level 1, messages are played back at true random and a message could repeat before other messages play. On level 2, messages are
The Reminder Rosie 25-Alarm Voice Controlled Clock is a low-tech memory aid LED clock designed for people with low vision to use and increase their independence. This clock announces multiple loud personalized reminder alarms at specific times, everyday, weekly, on a specific date or annually, in any language. Provides a simple solution to help the user remember medications, appointments, household or social tasks, etc. without touching any buttons. The user can hear reminders from over 100 feet
The Bitty Bottom Cushion Seat is a soft seat designed to make smaller children, who need to wiggle, fidget and move, focus and concentrate while they improve their balance, flexibility and circulation. Inflate (with standard ball needle) to desired level. Use on the floor, chair, during mealtime or anytime. Eight inches across.
The SqUoosh Chair is an item designed for children with sensory motor development disabilities to play on. Designed specifically to squeeze into the child when sitting on it, providing a gentle, calming proprioceptive hug to help their systems organize. The bottom has a small flat section for some stability, but can easily be rocked to add a vestibular element. Can be used in many ways, straddle it and pretend it’s a horse, lay prone across it to read a book. For another exercise, the child can
The Entire World of S & Z Instructional Workbook is a workbook designed for speech-language therapists who work with articulation disorders to foster speech remediation. It combines tips, techniques, and therapeutic exercises for /s/ and /z/ into one reference book. Based on the popular The Entire World of R format, the first part of the book has information for the clinician. Includes topics on the voiced consonant rule, tips to elicit /s/ and /z/, screening form, evaluation and treatment s
The Lights and Sounds Butterfly plays 18 different songs. This product can be used by individuals with low vision, ADHD and Autism. Press capability switch (not included) and multi-colored blinking lights dance around the butterfly while music plays. Uses include visual tracking and cause and effect learning.
Senso-Dot Balls, Set of Four are colored balls with contrasting colored nubs for fun and therapy. This product can be used by individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder or ADHD. They are easy to grip, roll, and toss.This product can help with sensory stimulation, hand-eye coordination, and gross motor development. When a ball is squeezed, the rubber stretches and contracts beneath fingertips. This product has effective in massage stimulation. The softly rolling textured ball on the back or feet
Textured Pop Beads are smooth, grooved, and stippled textures in four different colors. This product can be used by individuals with ADHD, Low Fine Motor Skills, and Autism spectrum disorder ages 3 and up. String together, snap apart, count, and sort. It can be uses for fidgety fingers and working on fine motor skills. Textured pop beads provide a fun fine motor activity with the added benefit of different textures for sensory input. They are textured to increase tactile awareness, sized for eas
DNA Fidget Balls are a sensory toy providing tactile and visual input. This product can be used by individuals with ADHD, Autism spectrum disorder, and learning disabilities.This product is fidget for individuals who have a hard time sitting still and need to keep their hands busy. They are filled with mini spheres in hot neon colors, with a physical sensation when squeezed. The multi-colored balls form a different mosaic pattern after every squeeze. The light up ball provides cause and effect a
TheraSand Hand Therapy improves fine motor skills and sensory development. This product can be used by individuals with Autism, ADHD, and low fine motor skills. It behaves like wet sand, but is dry to the touch. It never dries, is easy to clean up, and is stain- and residue-free.
Massage Balls promotes sensory stimulation, while relaxing fingers, legs, feet, and back. This product can be used by individuals with ADHD, and Autism. This product can be used to relieve tension in muscles by stimulating blood flow, and the nervous system. It can also be used for finger exercise, grip enhancement, and catching games.
Z-Vibe Animal Tips set are used to work on biting/chewing skills, coordination of movement, and play therapy. This product can be used by individuals with Autism spectrum disorder, or chewing disabilities. This product improves concentration, and increase willingness to participate in therapy. Each tip has a variety of shapes and textures for oral stimulation and sensory input both within the oral cavity and around the lips and face.
Weighted Lap Dogs provide just the right amount of input to calm a wiggler or alert the child with low tone. This product can be used by individuals with ADHD, Autism, learning disabilities, and cognitive disabilities. Soft and huggable, they help children who have a difficult time sitting still or focusing. They are also great listeners for emergent readers and provide a great hear for challenged speakers.
Sensory Snuggle provides gentle pressure on muscles and joints while acting as a wearable calming device. This U-shaped pillow can be used by individuals with ADHD, Autism, and emotional disabilities. It is designed to aid in postural stability, increase attention span and focus for learning. It can be placed on neck and shoulders, used to snuggle around the waist and hip area, or rolled into a pillow for lower back therapy. It also reduces instances of distraction and hyperactivity.
School Health Brand Concentration Critters Kit is a product designed to improve focus for individuals with ADHD, Autism, Low fine motor skills, and low gross motor skills. The stretchy lizards can be stretched, twisted, twirled, wiggled, and wrapped around fingers providing movement and sensory input to help focus. It can also be used for social interactions.
Fabric Cuddle Swing increases calming and organizing input by providing deep touch pressure and vestibular stimulation. This product can be used by ADHD, Autism, or cognitive disabilities. Children find this soft, stretchy swing fun and comfortable.
Melissa & Doug Stack & Sort Board helps improve matching, counting, stacking, dexterity, fine motor skills, color recognition, and more. This product can be used by individuals with ADHD, ADD, and Autism Spectrum Disorder. It contains fifteen wooden pieces in variety of colors and shapes. A printed key on the wooden base offers guidance. The geometric shapes include rectangle, circle, triangle, square, and hexagon.
Easy-Grip Flexies help stimulate the imagination while engaging the user in a cognitive activity. This product can be used by individuals with ADHD, ADD, fine motor disabilities, and Autism Spectrum Disorder. These are soft, easy to grip flexible shapes that connect to stimulate the imagination with limitless combinations of top-to-bottom and side-to-side joining. The user has options of building a dog, a spaceship, or whatever they want. They can be used for counters, patterning, stacking or cr
Weplay Infinate Loop is a game that helps improve focus and fine motor skills. This product can be used by individuals with ADHD, Autism, ADD, and low fine motor skills. The goal is to keep the ball rolling by repeatedly opening and closing the tracks. It is designed for use with both hands. The user will grip the handles to maneuver the tracks. Designed to improve fine motor skills, hand-eye coordination, sequencing, timing, and concentration.
Jumbo Tweezers are designed to help children learn fine motor development and sensory skills. Features ergonomic depressions to guide a proper pincer grasp, essential for handwriting and fine motor skills, such as buttoning, zipping, holding a toothbrush, picking up objects. The colorful design encourages proper finger placement for a comfortable grip and the plastic material makes them easy to pinch together.
Kaufman (K-SLP) Treatment Kit 1 - Basic Level is a kit contains 225 reference cards to teach syllable shapes children need to become effective vocal/verbal communicators. This product can be used by individuals with ADHD, ADD, learning disabilities, and difficulty communicating. The visual referents are most appropriate for children ages 2-8. The treatment methods employ a systematic and progressive approach of simplifying word pronunciation patterns to shape and expand verbal expression and mak
Let's Name Things Fun Deck challenges students to name items that belong to a specific category based on attributes and functions. These cards encourage creativity and improve vocabulary and help children increase categorizing skills. This product can be used by individuals with ADHD, and learning disabilities.
The Entire World of R Game Boards targets one of the the eight phonological variations of /r/ and word position (initial-medial-final-carry over). This product can be used by individuals with ADHD, and learning disabilities.
Party Pups is a game used to improve the user's reading and writing skills. This game can be played by individuals with ADHD, ADD, and learning disabilities. To play, users choose a game board that has their favorite type of dog on it (poodle, bulldog, corgi, etc.) Then players take turns choosing preposition cards, identifying the preposition on the cards, and using them in sentences. Players spin the electronic spinner and collect doggie treats which they place on their game boards. The player
Easi Speak Sound Station allows non-confident individuals to speak up easily. This product can be used by individuals with ADHD, ADD, learning and cognitive disabilities, and communication disabilities. Just one button to record, then simply play back and listen (up to 4 hours of audio). Extended uses across the curriculum-oral language, fluency, phonics, speech therapy, intervention, math facts, podcasts and more. Built-in USB to charge via your computer and download (PC, Mac). This product is
WhisperPhone Duet is a product that improves reading skills by enhancing student-to-student and Teacher-student reading activities. This product can be used by individuals with attention deficits and learning disables. Duet keeps classrooms quieter by creating an acoustically-clear connection between two readers. Duet also helps develop reading skills and encourages expressive reading. Children can talk into the phone while reading out loud to other students or to teachers so classroom distracti
Verbs Photo Fish Magnetic Game teaches kids verbs improving their reading and writing skills. This game can be played by individuals with ADHD and learning disabilities, grades pre K-6. To play, the student drops the fishing line into the fish pond and the student pulls up a fish with an action word. This game includes hard plastic tackle box, instructions, and game ideas. This game is played by fishing and then picking up the verbs to help learn basic action words.
Webber Photo Phonology teaches children different words to help improve reading and writing skills. The Photo Phonology Minimal Pair cards feature photos of children, grown-ups, cows, pigs, chickens, and other assorted items. The cards are color-coded and numbered for easy sorting. Set includes ten decks focusing on these phonological processes:
Webber Photo Cards-Verbs, 2nd Edition helps children expand their vocabulary and increase language development. It is designed to be used by children with learning disabilities, autism spectrum disorder, and cognitive disabilities. It includes 62 photo card pairs that depict children and adults doing a wide range of actions such as eating, hugging, and swimming. This product includes a storage tin.
Speech and Language Development Chart serves as a training tool or starting point for discussion and collaboration. This product can be used by individuals with ADHD, ADD, cognitive disabilities, autism spectrum disorder, and emotional disabilities. Milestones are arranged into 14 age categories, ranging from birth to 7 years old. Each age segment lists age appropriate skills in the areas of speech, meaning and concepts, play and movement, grammar, and interactions and expression.
The Entire World of S & Z Book of Stories offers an advanced level articulation tool for dealing with the /s/ and /z/ phonemes. This product can be used by individuals with ADHD, ADD, Autism, and low social and reading skills.This product is appropriate for comprehension and language therapy. Reading level is at the second grade and above. Each story has an average of eight target words that are highlighted for easy reference. Comprehension questions are included with every story, which make
Five W's Game Level A is reading game designed to test children's reading comprehension. This product is designed for children with learning disabilities who read at a grade 2-6 level. Players read "newspaper articles" from the Bovine City Daily News, then answer who, what, when, where, and why. This game includes an introduction to basic 5 W's concepts (Who, What, When, Where, and Why) and 30-50 word reading passages.
120 Pronoun Fill-In Fun helps students learn the proper use of subjective, objective, possessive, and reflexive pronouns. This product can be used by individuals with ADHD, ADD, Autism, and learning disabilities. Players read the cards and then choose the pronouns that match the illustrations. As an option, players can use the Pronoun Cue Cards to help them select the correct pronouns.
Webber Photo Cards Function Pair-Ups teaches kids to link objects with their function. This product can be used by individuals with ADHD, Autism spectrum disorder, cognitive disabilities, or learning disabilities. Photo cards help students learn to identify and describe everyday objects.
Say and Do Vocab Bingo his bingo set focuses on building vocabulary skills in a fun way. This game can be played by children ages 5 and up with ADHD, Autism spectrum disorder, and learning disabilities. This product has eight different themes: Transportation, Clothing, Around the Home, Food, Occupations, Animals, Colors, Shapes, Numbers, and Holiday and Seasonal.
The Entire World of Categories teaches about categories, into strategies used when discussing and thinking about attributes, relationships between category members and how to apply the strategies to new learning situations. This product can be used by individuals with ADHD, Autism, and learning disabilities.
"Wh" Question Blast Off Game helps individuals ask questions and learn social skills. This game can be played by individuals with ADHD, Autism, and learning disabilities. Players answer "Wh" questions, they launch their space rockets into space to reach the moon. The goal of the game is to get all 10 rockets off first.
The Interactive Switch Box Bubble Tube Controller is a versatile interactive controller for individuals with Autism spectrum and other neurological disorders designed to convert pre-programmed bubble tubes into interactive units. It offers valuable-speed color change, single-switch selection, and bubble-flow inhibition with easy-to-push red, blue, green, yellow, and orange buttons.
Bubble Tube Mirrors are a tool made for use by children with neurological disabilities to provide visual stimulation. Mirrors provide multiple reflections of the bubble tube making it seem like there are more bubble tubes, and greatly enhance the calming light emanating from the bubble tube. Will not shatter, for a safe alternative to glass. Sold as a pair, for mounting in a corner, and include drywall anchors.?
The Portable LED Bubble Tube is a bubble tube that can grab the attention of a user with its mesmerizing and colorful effects. People with a variety of sensory disorders can benefit from a bubble tube as they encourage visual development and perception, and communication skills. The combination of ever-changing bubbles and colors can be calming and relaxing for overactive individuals or stimulating for withdrawn individuals. A bubble tube has many benefits and can help to improve a wide range of
A Bubble Tube is a key component of a sensory room, providing a visual filter for incoming sensory overload. The combination of ever-changing bubbles and colors creates of calming and relaxing for overactive individuals or stimulating withdrawn individuals. Watching bubbles in action helps visual development and perception, color recognition, and communications skills.
The Flexi-Cut Cups are designed for people with motor disabilities to help promote proper cup drinking during initial independent drinking. Generously cut-out rims help children who are beginning to self-drink, are limited in oral-motor skills and range of motion, or need assistance in drinking. The cut-out design of these flexible plastic cups promotes drinking without neck extension. Cups can be gently squeezed to change the shape of the cup lip and control and direct liquid flow easily. Desig
The Hole in One Fork and Spoon is a set of eating utensils designed for people with limited hand mobility to use. The handles on these eating utensils provide several grasping positions. Fingers can be inserted through the hollow center or wrapped around the outside. The eating utensils are attached to the handle by a swivel screw that allows the utensil to fold back on the handle when not in use. Utensils may be reversed for right or left handed use. Easily fit into a pocket or purse for travel
The Woodscan Barcode Reader for Milestone 312 is a barcode reader designed for low vision persons to be used with the Milestone 312. It can be used for blind and visually impaired users to help identify products. It can connect via USB with the Milestone 312 and it recognizes products by their barcodes. It speaks the product information aloud.? This external scanner turns the Milestone 312 into a talking bar code reader. The user will plug Woodscan into the Milestone 312, scan a traditional bar
Bathing supports are fastened with clamps for secure, stable function. Lateral “wings” fixed to the right and left provide stability and protect arms and hands from being pinched. Big suction cups and rubber feet insure it sits securely in the bathtub.
Practical Ideas That Really Work for Students With Autism: High Functioning Autism is a book and a CD-ROM for children Grade 3 - 12 that offers a range of ideas designed for teachers to help them improve the social interactions and communication skills of students with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Contains 40 practical, easy-to-use classroom ideas. linked to specific DSM-5 criteria for ASD. In addition, it includes ideas to help those students who struggle with executive functioning. Includes
Teaching Communication Skills to Children with Autism is an instructional book with methods and strategies for developing functional communication in children and adolescents with autism addresses the needs of nonverbal and beginning communicators, plus children with high functioning autism and Asperger Syndrome. It includes a CD with reproducibles, like reinforcement preference sheets and symbol recognition assessments.
Learn with Yoga: ABC Virtues is a book designed for children with disabilities ages 2 and up to teach them the ABCs along with healthy living. There is a colorful illustrated yoga pose and associated poem for each letter of the alphabet. Each whimsical poem depicts how to do the pose and a positive attribute on which to focus. Builds confidence and self-esteem. Increases physical flexibility, raises awareness of the importance of good health and posture. It promotes effective techniques (such as
Toilet Training for Individuals with Autism or other Developmental Issues is instructional material in a book form designed for children with Autism to toilet train and take away fear of toileting and to help keep the process as positive as possible for all involved, so children don't feel upset or ashamed about going to the bathroom. This book deals with the specific issues involved in toilet training children with autism and offers a detailed roadmap for success, based on over twenty years of
The Phone-Link is a device designed for individuals who are hard of hearing to connect their communication device directly to almost any phone for clearer and simpler speech output. Once the Phone-Link is properly connected the deaf user will be able to continue to use their phone normally or to use the Phone-Link as they wish. There is no need to activate the Phone-Link separately, once the phone is off the hook the Phone-Link is ready to use. The user can also connect their phone to a recordin
Autism & PDD Picture Stories & Language Activities is a set of 5 programs designed for children with Autism, PDD, or delayed language development to teach them communication and literacy skills with familiar characters, predictable routines, and fun antics. Children develop skills in vocabulary, grammar, representational play, sequencing, reading comprehension, predicting, identifying feelings, answering questions, and determining missing information. Featuring theme-based stories (Anima
Click to Read is an interactive, educational book that is aimed at students with learning disabilities to teach them vocabulary, encourage early literacy and support comprehension. Students can hear the story read to them in a cause and effect mode, expand the meaning of text and picture symbols in an interactive mode and can then demonstrate their understanding of the core vocabulary by arranging the symbols to retell the story in any of three reading levels. Each story also comes with three Sh
The Survival Signs & Symbols Software set is instructional software designed for students with learning disabilities and young children of all ability levels to strengthen their knowledge of 75 common signs and symbols. Activities include matching pictures to written cues, or for limited readers, matching signs and symbols to spoken cues. Students then “flip” each sign to learn its meaning and common locations.
Time to Sign Preschool Theme Based Curriculum for ASL is a curriculum designed for teachers of the deaf and hard of hearing child to give them everything they need to teach American Sign Language (ASL). The Preschool Curriculum includes 8 books, 2 CDs, and a DVD. Includes stories, games, songs, crafts, activities, and handouts for every week of the year! The Time to Sign Preschool Curriculum features over 1,500 pages in 8 individual modules of helpful information designed to give you everything
This Magnetic Time Elapsed Set is a product designed for hands-on learners to help with the comprehension of elapsed time by being able to manipulate it. The set aids in visualization of elapsed time for activities or when solving word problems. Timeline helps students understand that elapsed time can begin in the PM and end in the AM. Brightly colored clocks with movable hands are easy to read and understand. Removable guide numbers support differentiation. Also great for practice in how to rea
Ready Set Sign! Music Book with CD is a product designed for music class to teach children to become familiar with sign language and to sing songs in sign language. The CD comes with all 20 songs in sign.
The Time to Sign with Children DVD is instructional software designed for teachers who teach children who are deaf and hard of hearing how to use sign language. The DVD includes 17 songs in sign language and 250 signs. There are 109 signs included for Spanish/English learners. Features 3 separate stories.
The Magical Mystery Switch, model 1679, is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities. This switch operates in two different ways: Multicolored LED lights can be turned on to attract the user's attention and encourage him/her to touch the cloth ball in the center to activate the switch or, to encourage the user to explore independently, the lights can be left off. Once the ball is touched, the lights, vibration, a gentle breeze, and a conn
The 3M Ergonomic Mouse is a mouse designed for use by individuals with arthritis or carpal tunnel syndrome. This mouse has a vertical grip that keeps the user's hand and wrist at a neutral angle, while the mouse works as a regular optical mouse. The user grips the unit's handle while resting the hand on its base, and left and right clicks with the thumb. The mouse can alleviate pain and discomfort of repetitive stress injuries in the hand, wrist, or arm. It has a soft-touch painted surface. It i
The SmartNav 4 AT is a hands-free mouse desinged for use by individuals with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), spinal cord injury (SCI), muscular dystrophy, or other neurological or upper extremity disabilities. This unit enables the user to control a computer with head motions or through voice clicking. Moving the head less than a quarter inch maneuvers the cursor across the entire screen. The user can left click, double click, drag, right click, and more through a dwell clicking toolbar, an
The Motiva Personal FM System, model PFM 360, is a FM personal amplification system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The system can be used for TV or audio listening, conversing in a car or at a restaurant, or in group settings such as a classroom, where it maximizes a student's ability to hear and ensures that the speaker's message is heard clearly. The transmitter can be used to mix and broadcast a speaker´s voice plus an audio program simultaneously in one room
The Adapted Digital Camera and Tripod, model 5155, is a switch adapted camera designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This kid-friendly camera is mounted on a power-driven platform that can tilt up and down and pan left or right to frame a picture before shooting. The motorized platform pedestal has three adjustable feet to level the camera. The panning and tilting function is controlled by the 5-inch orange disc on the black c
Build-a-Board On-Screen Keyboard Designer Utilities, model 12401, is an on-screen keyboard program designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, neurological, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This program enables the user to create, modify, manage, and integrate onscreen keyboards, keypads, macro buttons, and panels into any application. It supports creating and adding layouts to the manufacturer's My-T-Soft family of products, including My-T-Pen, My-T-Touch, My-T-S
The ReaderBoard is a large print keyboard designed for use by individuals with low vision. This keyboard has larger keytop labels than standard keyboards. COMPATIBILITY: For use with IBM and compatible computers and Macintosh computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: IBM and compatible computers require Windows 98SE, 2000, ME, XP, or Vista. Macintosh requires OS 10.1.5 or higher. Both systems require a USB port; a PS/2 adapter is included. DIMENSIONS: 18 x .75 x 6.75 inches. WARRANTY: Limited lifetime war
SmartClick, model 12501, is a mouse emulator program designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or fine motor disabilities. This program enables users who can operate a pointing device (mouse, trackball, serial joystick, headmouse, single switch, etc), but cannot click the pointing device buttons, to perform mouse clicks by dwelling on or hovering over icons on an on-screen palette. Functions include double-clicks, right-clicks, drags, and keyboard options. Other features that can be o
The Matias Tactile Pro Keyboard is a keyboard with tactile keys designed for use by individuals who benefit from tactile feedback, including touch typists who are blind or have low vision. Each key is built on an individual Alps mechanical switch, which provides tactile feedback and audible clicks when the key is pressed. The keyboard also allows faster typing speeds, as anti-ghosting circuitry (also called n-key rollover) allows the user to type faster without missing or added letters. The key
The H-32 Switch Poser is a switch stand designed for use by individuals with neurological, fine motor, or upper extremity disabilities or cerebral palsy. This positioning stand has a base and a mounting surface on a flexible hinge. The base attaches to a smooth flat surface such as a tabletop through bottom suction. The switch (not included) attaches to the flat mounting surface with the included Super Velcro. Once attached, the switch can be adjusted to any angle from horizontal (flat) to verti
BAT Keyboards are one hand keyboard interfaces designed to emulate all the functions of a standard computer keyboard. The system consists of two seven-key keyboards which are angled and have palm rests. The keyboards are capable of entering all the functions and characters of the traditional QWERTY keyboard and more. Letters, characters, and symbols are selected by pressing a combination of keys, similar to chords on a piano. One or two hands can be used to enter data. The user can assign chords
The Vertex System (formerly Workshop Information Manager) is a management information system designed specifically for workshop- rehabilitation facilities. The system consists of several software modules for different aspects of management. Modules are available individually, and can be added as needed. Module 1, "Client Payroll," covers payroll, benefit accrual, check reconciliation, and wage reporting. Module 2, "Production Control," covers job estimating, work order processing, purchasing and
The Roller Mouse Free is a mouse designed for use by individuals with repetitive strain injuries such as carpal tunnel syndrome or tendonitis. The unit fits immediately adjacent to the keyboard or laptop, which places the mousing controls just a few inches below the home keys, keeping the user's hands within a small work area and eliminating large reaching motions as the user's elbows remain by the user's side. The unit is controlled with an unflexed hand, so there is no need to clutch, grasp, o
Universal Turning Handle is designed to make tasks, such as turning on taps, opening/locking doors, turning stove knobs, dishwasher, or washing machine dials, easier. It is designed to be used by individuals with arthritis. It has a handled that allows the user to grip with both hands if leverage is needed on hard to turn knobs.
The Coin-u-lator is an independent living skills tutorial designed to assist individuals with cognitive disabilities in learning money skills. Resembling a hand-held calculator, this device features keys that resemble actual money (dollar bill, penny, nickel, dime, and quarter) rather than number keys, enabling those with limited math skills and no understanding of the decimal function to calculate amounts. The Coin-u-lator can be used to count money, track totals on potential purchases, or to p
The Optima Joystick is designed for individuals with upper extremity disabilities, extreme physical or neurological disabilities. It is a compact, desktop joystick that does not require fine motor skills and is suitable for a wide spectrum of computer users. It is designed for cursor movement to respond to the lightest touch for accurate cursor navigation and precise targeting of objects on the computer screen. It features a low profile providing a natural hand rest for comfortable operation. In
The Dr. Jill's Callus Cushions is designed for users with calluses, metatarsal head pain, neuroma and metatarsalgia. The center hole surrounds sore callus and reduces pain by transferring pressure from callus to the cushion. Use the smaller bonus pad on any tender spot where shoes may rub.? The self-stick cushions features soft gel cushions calluses and reduces discomfort while walking or standing . They are washable and re-usable.
The Vibrating Snake Massager is designed for individuals with generalized weakness and limited grasping strength as a result of neurological impairments. It is flexible and long enough to wrap around the neck, back, arms, legs or torso for vibration just where it is needed. Two speeds of relaxing vibration to aid relaxation, create stimulation, or help relieve muscle pain.
The Squease Pressure Vest Hooded Top is designed for users with sensory integration needs for a calming and soothing effect. The Squease hoodie is designed to look and feel like any ‘normal’ sweatshirt. The hooded top is specially designed to wear over the pressure vest. Made from soft fabrics with all zippers covered and no itchy labels in the neck. The hand pump stows neatly in the front pocket, allowing wearers to discreetly inflate their vest. Designed for small, medium, and large vest sizes
The Squease Inflatable Pressure Vest Extension Straps is a weighted vest designed for users with sensory integration needs for a calming and soothing effect. The vest has four extension straps allow making the vest wider, for a perfect fit. The extension strap allows the users to adjust the fit around the shoulders. Not made with natural rubber latex. Note: Straps and pressure vests should be ordered in matching sizes (e.g. a small pressure vest with small extension straps).
The Esys 12 is a braille notetaker, braille display and braille keyboard designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This portable unit has 12 braille cells with 12 integrated cursor routing keys located above the braille cells. The Esys 12 includes a ten-key braille keyboard with which the user can type notes. The unit can be used to read and write text messages and operate a mobile phone, personal digital assistant (PDA), personal computer (PC), or notetaker. The user can
The Esys 24 (also known as the esys24) is a braille notetaker, refreshable braille display and braille keyboard designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This unit has a display with 24 braille cells with 24 integrated cursor routing keys located above the braille cells. The Esys 24 includes a ten-key braille keyboard with which the user types notes. The unit can be used independently or connected to a PC work station via Bluetooth or USB. It can also be used to send and
The Esys 40 (also known as esys40) is a braille notetaker, refreshable braille display and braille keyboard designed for use by individuals who are blind or have vision. This portable unit has a large display with 40 braille cells with 40 integrated cursor routing keys located above the braille cells. The esys40 includes a ten-key braille keyboard with which the user types notes. The unit can be used independently or connected to a PC work station via Bluetooth or USB. It can be used to read and
The esysLight is a refreshable braille display designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This unit has a display with 40 braille cells with 40 cursor routing keys located above the braille cells. It can be used independently or connected to another device via Bluetooth or mini USB. The esysLight can be connected to a mobile phone, personal digital assistant (PDA), or personal computer (PC) to read text messages and Internet content. The two navigation joysticks and four n
The esyTime is self contained computer with a refreshable braille display and a braille keyboard designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This unit has a 32-character braille display with 32 cursor routing keys located above the braille cells. It includes a 10-key braille keyboard. The device has two joysticks and eight function keys located left and right of the display. The user can use the optical sensors and tactile finger movements to advance/reverse the braille lin
The i.d. mate Quest is a voice output bar code reader designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This portable talking bar code scanner provides voice identification of an item by scanning the item's bar code or Universal Product Code (UPC) label. It has a cyclone scanner that can read bar codes without exact positioning. As the user rotates the scanner around the product, it identifies the product and reads the product description aloud in a natural-sounding, synthesized
The Squease Pressure Vest Replacement Pump is for users that use inflatable vests. The replacement pump is easy to connect to the vest and can be labelled with the user’s name. One size fits all vests. The hand pump features a safety valve, which limits the maximum pressure level and allows full pressure control. Squeeze the pump to inflate the vest and deflate the vest by pressing the air release button. Pump release valve allows the vest to remain inflated when the pump is removed.
The Bluebee Pals Talking Interactive Plush is a talking educational learning tool to provide a custom experience that promotes physical interaction, learning, and fun to help children with disabilites learn. It connects to all IOS and Android Devices and it compatible with all Apps: educational, storybook, music, Youtube, and speech therapy (including AAC). It provides endless entertainment and education for all mainstream and special needs children. Patented technology allows Bluebee’s mouth an
The Fleece Bell Ball is a weighted ball set that is designed for children with autism, sensory integration disorders, and many other neurological challenges. The device is brightly colored and has a soft touch that provides a multitude of sensory and tactile experiences. Easy to grip, squeeze, toss, and catch. It can be used as a tool for large motor development. The bell provides added sensory stimulation and auditory tracking and is safely housed inside a segment of the ball.
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 ViewPlus EmBraille Single-Sided Braille Embosser is a compact and lightweight Braille embosser designe for users who are blind or have low vision. The VP EmBraille can be used in the classroom, at work, or at home. The Braille dot can be adjusted in height, allowing to adjust to the individuals sensibility of the reader's fingertip allowing for extended Braille reading.
The Large Vibrating Pillows is a plush pillow that provides therapeutic vibrotactile with a gentle squeeze or hug for users with sensory disabilities or who benefit from sensory stimulation. It can be used as a seat cushion, delivering vibratory sensation. Soft, plush outer covering provides additional tactile input and the bright colors offer visual stimulation. Can be used as a calmer and as a reward toy.
The ViewPlus Cub Single-Sided Braille Embosser is designed for persons who are blind or have low vision. The Braille dot can be adjusted in height, allowing to adjust to the individual sensibility of the reader's fingertip. This makes extended Braille reading more enjoyable while maintaining unsurpassed detail in producing tactile graphics. Produces Braille text combined with tactile graphics. Unique feature of tactile graphics is touchable representation of colors through variable dot heights.
The Attachable Fidget Balls is designed for users with Autism and sensory disabilities. The fidget balls are three inches in size and can easily hook to a backpack, bag, or belt loop. They can be used for fine motor development and strengthening as well as fidgeting. Options include: Arctic or Rainbow.
The Enabling Devices iPad Wireless Switch is designed for individuals with severe physical, motor control or upper extremity disabilities. The switch includes six modes for additional functions such as turn pages, control media (e.g. iTunes), and iOS camera. Can be used as a switch interface with ports to connect one or two wired switches. Includes switch cord for use with devices that require a wired switch. Works through Bluetooth 2.1 for simple pairing and has a range of over 50 feet.
The Enabling Devices Thumb Switch is designed for use by individuals with fine motor skills for individuals with physical or neurological disabilities.The thumb switch capitalizes on thumb mobility. The users hold the yellow cylindrical base in their hand and presses the red button with the thumb for momentary switch operation. The soft, flexible plastic base can help teach grasping and fine motor skills.
The Adapted Battery Operated Scissors are designed for individuals with fine motor disabilities or limited grasping ability. The switch-adapted scissors allow users to participate in art and other classroom or home activities. Connect a switch to activate and the scissors will easily cut through paper. The base includes suction fee to hold securely in place.
The 6 Level 32 Message Communicator is designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. The communicator allows the user to record and play back 32 different messages per level, for a total of 192 messages. The frame provides keyguard between message squares and allows for easy changing of overlays. Additional features 6 levels of communication, 32 messages per level and 3 seconds recording time per message.
The C-Pen Dictionary Pen is a portable, pocket-sized device that displays and reads out loud definition of scanned words in a natural sounding voice. The user will scan (passing the nib across a word) and the pen instantly displays and pronounces the word and its definition. Features an embedded camera and OCR technology which enables lookup or translation of words without the need for a single "click". The Pen hosts nine Oxford Academic and English Language Teaching (ELT) dictionaries supportin
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 Enabling Devices Oval Texture Switches is a switch with a bumpy surface which provides motivation and tactile stimulation and sensory input. The switch works by pressing on the large yellow plate and is angled for easy access and visibility. Includes a nonslip suction-cup feet to secure the switch firmly in place.
The Joystick Switch is an alternative to a traditional mouse that can be used by those who have limited mobility or minimal hand movement. It can be used to teach directionality as well as other spatial relationships. The device connects up to four devices and activates each by moving the stick in a certain direction. Pushing the switch to the left activates one device, moving it backwards activates another, and so on. The suction rubber feet hold base securely in place.
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 Braille Sense U2 QWERTY, model H432Q, is a Braille and electronic notetaker and word processor designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This compact, portable notetaker has a 9-key Perkins-style Braille keyboard, a QWERTY (alphabetic) keyboard, a 32-cell braille display, and an optional LCD display. It provides the functionality of a laptop computer, including WiFi, chat, document processing, DAISY playback, GPS, YouTube, Excel, and DropBox. It can perform up to sev
The Braille EDGE 40, model B40K, is a refreshable braille display with a braille keyboard and braille notetaker functions designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The unit's 40-cell braille display provides Braille representation of information from the screen of a computer or mobile device, and its Perkins-style keyboard allows Braille input to the same device. The unit has 2 four-way navigation keys and 8 function keys (Escape, Tab, Control, Alt, Shift, Insert, Windows
The LifeStyle HD, model HD730, is a high-definition desktop video magnifier (CCTV) designed to provide high resolution magnification of printed materials, photographs, and objects for individuals with low vision. This unit has more than 150 magnification levels from 3.1x (22-inch monitor) or 3.4x (24-inch monitor) to 95x. The magnification increases in 0.1x increments from 3.1x to 10x (for example: 3.1x, 3.2x, 3.3x etc.), and in 1x increments from 11x to 95x. The user can control the level of ma
The SenseView DUO, model M430, is a handheld video magnifier designed to magnify text both near and far for individuals with low vision. This portable unit combines built-in distance and close-up cameras. With the close-up camera, the user can magnify newspapers, books, telephone directories, receipts, flyers, or name cards. When, The close-up camera can be tilted up for use in handwriting mode to magnify the user's writing or signature. The distance camera can be used to view traffic signs or a
The AbleNet PowerLink 4 Cotnrol Unit plus 2 Jelly Beamers Kit is an environmental control unit designed for individuals with upper extremity and emotional disabilities. This kit promotes participation in a broad range of activities, independence and self-esteem for switch users. Built in Linkable wireless technology combined with the Jelly Beamer wireless switches allow students to easily and safely activate appliances for activity inclusion from anywhere without having to move around. Intuitive
The Rocking Bowl is adaptive equipment designed for children with balance disabilities to work on gross motor development. Offers vestibular balance, control and stimulation. Can fit two children for a variety of games and exercises. Bowl can be filled with balls or plush toys.
The BrailleCoach Talking Braille Learning System is a device designed for individuals who are blind to use. The 6dot BrailleCoach is a device that uses RFID technology to identify and speak recorded information linked to Braille embossed tags. Portable device is equipped with headphone jack for privacy, 6 modes of communication, and words and alphabetic letters to make learning Braille easy and fun in the classroom or at home. BrailleCoach teaching support device is a unique way to learn Braille
The Zoomax Butterfly Handheld Video Magnifier is a device designed for those individuals with low vision to use. Pocket-size Butterfly video magnifier is designed for people on the go and can be can be put in a pocket, school bag or purse. The Butterfly enables the user to view printed text and images in continuous magnifications up to 15 times on a 3.5 display. With its simplicity, the Butterfly offers an enhanced design that extends in operating comfort. It is designed for instant use at any l
The Eyegaze Edge is an eye-operated communication and control device designed for use by children and adults with cerebral palsy, spinal cord injury, brain injury, ALS, multiple sclerosis, brainstem stroke, muscular dystrophy, and similar disabilities. The unit can be transferred from a wheelchair to a table or desk. Users make selections by looking at keys displayed on the screen for a fraction of a second (eye gaze). A small camera mounted under the Eyegaze screen takes 60 pictures per second
Connect Braille EDGE 40 to a computer or PDA via Bluetooth and stay connected throughout the day without the need for charging. For even longer run time, connect via USB use the Braille EDGE 40 while simultaneously charging the unit.
The Check Writing Practice Program is a money management training system designed for use with individuals with learning and other cognitive disabilities. The complete set includes 100 Check Writing Practice blackline master worksheets with instructions in a binder ($49.95) and ten check packets with 75 real checks, 24 deposit slips, one identification card, a check register, and a vinyl check wallet. This programs provides the user with the opportunity to first practice writing checks on realis
The Deluxe Banking Program is a money management training system designed for use with individuals with learning and other cognitive disabilities. This program covers every aspect of maintaining a checking account: deposits, personal checks, check registers, ATM/Debit cards, personal identification numbers (PIN), and monthly statements. The complete set includes 50 short stories for writing checks and 25 other real-life transactions, 150 reproducible worksheets and instructions in a teacher's bi
Money Math is a money management training system designed for use with individuals with cognitive disabilities. The complete program includes Grocery Store Math ($49.95), Discount Store Math ($49.95), and Drug Store Math ($49.95). Each program uses appropriate store flyers in which students locate the prices of 48 common items. This approach helps students become accustomed to using flyers received in the mail, distributed in newspapers, or obtained in the local store. The 96 visual worksheets o
Money Skills is a money management training system and tutorial program in a board game format designed to teach people with cognitive disabilities how to handle true-to-life money management situations. The program reinforces the idea that all individuals should learn to manage their personal finances to the best of their ability. Draw card categories coins and bills, your money, shopping, and money safety. Topics include identifying coins and bills, counting common coin combinations, budgeting
Ovation is a voice output reading machine designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. Its flatbed scanner accommodates newspapers, books, and magazines. Documents are scanned, stored in files, and converted to audio output. Users can move through documents by page, paragraph, or sentence. Up to 500,000 pages can be stored, with up to 20 pages per individual file. File names can be recorded in the user's own voice. Playback features include fast forward, rewind, electronic b
Gewa Page Turner is an automatic page turning system that can accomodate most textbooks, paperbacks, magazines, and smaller newspapers, of maximum size 12 x 9 inches, and 2 inches thick. A built-in clamp attaches the Page Turner to support item, and unit can be tilted for bed reading. A rubber roller manipulates pages forward and backward, singly or continuously, with no adjustments necessary for size, texture or style of document. Options of multi-switch or single switch controls are available
The Attainment Two Talker is a direct selection communicator designed to be used for both communicating and speech training for individuals with a speech disability or who need help remembering daily tasks. This particular model is small and portable and is ideal for community based instruction or classroom use. The two message design makes an excellent speech training tool, allowing for a comparison between the instructor and the user. You can easily store messages that mimic the speaker's voic
First Words Classic Version, model 101-WP, is a vocabulary enhancement and tutorial program designed to provide highly-structured tutorial training of early-developing nouns and verbs for children or adults with developmental, physical or language learning disabilities or autism. This program uses colorful pictures, an encouraging voice, and a lovable animated character called the Blob to teach and test 50 of the earliest developing nouns within 10 categories. Each noun is represented by two ill
Edmark PuzzleMaker is a cognitive skills tutorial program designed to provide practice in figure ground discrimination, problem solving and understanding spatial relationships for children with a developmental or physical disability. The Edmark PuzzleMaker scrambles the image and (if selected) starts the game clock, setting the stage for the challenge of moving the pieces back to their proper screen position. You may select one of 12 pre-loaded illustrations, or create and import your own. Spe
The Safe-Laser System provides a way to communicate with medical providers and family, use computing devices, or control one's surrounding environment with an eye-safe laser pointer and keyboard. The latest edition of the Safe-Laser System includes a Bluetooth wireless interface.
Speech Buddies is designed for children with articulation disorders to help train their tongue placement, coordination and movement. Speech buddies are designed to help with R,S,L,CH and SH sounds. Uses tactile biofeedback by presenting a precisely located target so the user can feel correct tongue placement and movement required for speech. This product can be helpful to those with cleft palate or apraxia.
Chewlery is a wearable necklace or bracelet that can be chewed, designed to keep children from chewing on their clothes. Non-toxic, colorful plastic, stretches.
Chewy tubes are an oral motor device designed for children who need a chewable surface for developing biting and chewing skills. Chewy Tubes help to develop initial oral motor skills and strengthen related muscles. Handles have corrugate ridges for easier grasping.
50 Great Activities for Children Who Stutter is a set of activities designed for children who stutter. Includes step-by step directions as well as dialogue to use with children. Contains a number of activities specifically designed for therapy groups composed of children who stutter and children with language disorders. Some examples include: Identifying and Exploring Stuttering — Stutter Tag, Stuttering Awards, Candid Camera, Teach Me How to Stutter, Stuttering Private Eye.
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Look at Us Mirror Boards are speech teaching devices designed for use with individuals with speech disabilities. The mirror boards help build self awareness, improve speech and language skills and encourage proper sounds, lip position and tongue control. Non-breakable safe mirror on one side and write on/wipe off board on reverse with head outline. Set of 4.
Easy Talker is a story-workbook designed for children copping with stuttering. Addresses fluency disorders in students grades 3-12 with story-workbook activities for understanding and coping stuttering. Focuses on holistic approaches to the treatment of stuttering including task analysis to identify needed skills, extensive use of examples, metaphors and exercises for hands on learning and specific activities that help users deal with fear and frustration. Features a clinician's manual and a ran
Fun With Fluency-Direct Therapy with the Young Child is a manual designed for therapists counseling children between the ages of 2 1/2 and 7 years old, who have speech and stuttering disorders. The book provides information on scheduling therapy sessions, differential diagnosis, planning and implementing direct therapy strategies, monitoring progress, transfer and long term maintenance and counseling children on dealing with their feelings about stuttering.
The HIMS Braille Sense U2 is a Braille and electronic note taker and word processor designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The HIMS Braille Sense U2 allows the user to create and read documents, highlight important points with advanced fonts and style options. Read and analyze spreadsheets with the Excel Viewer. Always have complete and up-to-date access to email with IMAP and POP3. Has a Windows-like interface making operating of the Braille Sense familiar to Windows
The HIMS Braille Sense U2 mini is a Braille and electronic note taker and word processor designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The HIMS Braille Sense U2 mini allows the user to create and read documents, highlight important points with advanced fonts and style options. Has a Windows-like interface making operating of the Braille Sense familiar to Windows PC users.Includes address manager, schedule manager, scientific calculator, database manager, alarm clock, stop wa
The Conversor Pro Assistive listening device is designed for easy use with Telecoil-equipped hearing aids, cochlear implants, and binaural headphones or earbuds for individuals with difficulty hearing. Both Conversor Pro transmitter and TV Pro transmitter work with the Conversor Pro receiver giving flexibility of how and where user uses assistive listening device. Conversor Pro focuses on desired sounds, near or far away, filtering out unwanted background noise up to 30 db, and greatly enhancin
The Keys-U-See large print keyboard has been designed for those with conditions that cause visual impairment or low vision. The large print is also applicable for anyone working in low light conditions or learning to type. Includes one-touch internet and email buttons, one-touch media control buttons, and three power management keys.
AbleNet's Freehand provides computer access by touching fingers together with the use of a specialized glove. With any amount of limited hand movement, an individual can configure Freehand to replicate any computer keyboard command. Type, click, tab through options – anything one would need to do with the touch of a finger. The Freehand should be thought of as a wearable computer interface.
The Set 830 from Sennheiser is a quality TV amplifying system that provides users with the comfort and ease of listening to the TV at a chosen volume. The Sennheiser Set 830 directly connects to a TV, Hi-fi system or radio and guarantees quality sound performance. All sound output can be customized to the listener's level of hearing.
The Meteor Quartz timepiece by Alexandravision was developed for those with visual impairments, and features a curved, crescent shape. The rounded bottom design helps orient the device in an individual's hands.
The Comet quartz timepiece by Alexandravision was developed for those with visual impairments and features a curved shell shape. The rounded bottom helps orient the device in a user's hands.
The Possum Sero! Remote Control Phone with Built-In-AAC is designed for use by individuals with speech and communication disabilities to communicate crucial messages over the telephone. The Sero is a hands-free infrared telephone which provides 50 user-recordable phrases (each 60 seconds long) that allows people with partial or no voice to communicate pre-set messages over the telephone. It also features Secure Spoken Identity (SSI) that uses caller ID services to speak the name of the person c
iGlasses Ultrasonic Mobility Aid is designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The iGlasses™ Ultrasonic Mobility Aid is a head-mounted device which uses ultrasonic sensors to detect objects and communicate via gentle vibrations. As obstacles get nearer the frequency of the vibration will increase. The device is intended as a secondary mobility device. The iGlasses are worn like a normal pair of glasses. Press the power button and an audible series of beeps indicates the
Jouse2 is designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injuries and neurological disabilities impacting mobility. It is an advanced joystick-operated USB mouse that is controlled with the user’s mouth. It has accurate tracking combined with dwell cursor capability, providing an ideal mouse replacement for drawing or any application requiring fine cursor control. It requires minimal action from the user. Cursor movement is fast, smooth and very accurate. It includes built-in-support for 2
VideoBrix is a personal video communicator designed for individuals who have a speech impediment, difficulty speaking, autism or cognitive disabilities. Records video messages or reminders for up to 90 seconds in length. The screen shows which button to press to play or record a message and has a built in camera and microphone. Features a built in magnet to attach anywhere. SIZE: 2.5 inches. BATTERY: Rechargeable with included USB cable. COLOR: White.
The StepPad is a short-term teaching tool and a long-term adaptive aid for individuals with memory loss or cognitive disabilities. Directions that user records are played back in sequence, one step at a time, to prompt the user on what to do next. Press any of the four activity buttons to activate a step-by-step sequence. User can label these buttons with a slide-in overlay plus an auditory cue. Users hear the steps one at a time by pressing the Next button. Press Play to repeat a step. Review
The StepPad mini is a multi-step auditory cueing for a single activity designed for use by individuals with memory loss or cognitive disabilities. Has a total of 72 seconds of recording time. Users press "Play" to use the cue as often as needed. Press "Fast Forward" for the next step or "Rewind" for the previous one. Users can edit any step without affecting others within the sequence. SIZE: 2 inches x 3½ inches x ½ inch. COLOR: Gray/Black.
The WePlay Tai-Chi ball is designed for children to increase coordination, posture and concentration. Involves twisting and turning one's body and encourages hand-eye coordination. Strengthens the flexibility of wrist and promotes good posture for writing. Promotes self-confidence and enhances the ability of reaction and concentration. Improves balance in movement. Ages 4 and up. SIZE: 8 inches. COLOR: Clear with green track pathway and yellow ball inside.
The Air Blancing Board is designed for children for play and rehabilitation. Consists of a hard plastic surface with non-skid elevations in artificial rubber to give a good foothold. Low air pressure makes the board soft so that it moves slowly and thereby becomes less challenging for motor functions while high air pressure makes the board hard and lively which makes greater demands on motor functions. A standard ball pump (included) is used to inflate the balancing board.
The Trident is a light-weight, double-sided embosser designed for blind or low vision individuals. Produces characters at speeds up to 100 characters per second and is compatible with all major Braille translation programs. Produces double-sided Braille up to 45 characters per line. Embosses high-quality, double-sided Braille on continuous form, tractor feed Braille paper up to 12 inches wide. Embosses Braille graphics in 12.5 and 17 DPI. Features rear-feed paper path so paper is safely stacked
The Cyclone is a light-weight, single-sided embosser that is designed for individuals who are blind or have low vision. Produces characters at speeds up to 60 characters per second and is compatible with all major Braille translation programs. Produces single-sided Braille up to 45 characters per line. Embosses high-quality, single-sided Braille on continuous form, tractor feed Braille paper up to 12 inches wide. Features rear-feed paper path so paper is safely stacked behind the embosser. Come
The Wrap Around Weighted Sash is a weighted wrap designed for children with anxiety, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) or Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASD). The Wrap Around Weighted Sashes provide the user a little extra pressure on the body that can improve attention. Research has consistently shown pressure on the skin and extra work for the joints and muscles provide a calming and focusing effect for users who tend to fidget. Worn for up to 30
The Snoezelen Sensory Satchel is a sensory stimulator designed for userers who are bed-bound or house-bound.Kit Includes:
Fiber Optic Strands and Light Source Laser Stars Projector
Portable CD Stereo
Three Music CDs
Marsona Sound Machine
Battery Operated Aroma Diffuser
5 Essential Oils
2 Handheld Massagers
Dome Light Glitter Gel Shapes
Hand-held Black Light
5 Yards of Line Lite in each color (Clear, Green, Oran
Ergonomically designed GoNow Cases (for iPads 2, 3, 4, and Mini) are built for special education. The built-in handle makes the iPad easier to carry. High-impact exterior and soft plastic interior protect the iPad from the knocks and drops of everyday life.
The Portable Deluxe Picture Communication Unit is an alternative communication device designed for individuals with communication disabilities. Sheets of loop fabric surface hold pictures and words. Durable waterproof luggage fabric on outside with hook/loop closure. Zipper pocket for storing materials. Adjustable shoulder strap provides comfortable carrying. SIZE: 12" L x 11.5" W and 2" thick in closed position. COLOR: Black.
The Weighted Puppy Shoulder Wrap is a sensory integration wrap designed to help children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), autism and other cognitive disorders. Similar in concept to a weighted vest, the weighted shoulder wrap provides sensory stimulation that can help ease anxiety and ground some individuals. The Puppy’s fleece tail fits through the mouth opening and becomes the Puppy’s tongue, making sure it stays on the more physically active wearer. Users can separate it
Reading Milestones Levels 1, 2, 3 are language tutorial programs designed to teach important words and simple sentence structure while building a solid foundation for reading for children with learning or developmental disbilities as well as those with hearing disabilities. This program introduces simple vocabulary, sentence structures, and comprehension skills. The Readers and Workbook exercises focus first on words, then phrases, sentences, and finallly the story. Information is presented slow
Reading Milestones Levels 4, 5, 6 are language tutorial programs designed to expand vocabulary and sentence structure comprehension while reinforcing words learned in Levels 1,2 and 3 (see separate entry) for children with learning or developmental disbilities as well as those with hearing disabilities. This program is designed to expose students to a variety of literature and increase comprehension. They are challenged to think more deeply and abstractly about what they are reading. Information
Reading Milestones Levels 7, 8 are language tutorial programs designed to expand vocabulary and sentence structure comprehension while reinforcing words learned in Levels 1,2,3 and 4,5,6 (see separate entries) for children with learning or developmental disbilities as well as those with hearing disabilities. In this series, stories are more complex and new words are increasingly more challenging. It is designed to bring children to a fourth grade reading level. There are 10 different readers and
Survival Signs is an independent living skills tutorial designed to practice recognition of real life signs for individuals with a cognitive disability. The package includes replicas of 80 full color reproductions of vital signs and words found in the home, at school, in public buildings, and along the road. The set contains 20 double-sided posters depicting 40 outdoor signs and 20 double-sided indoor signs. Outdoor Signs ($37.95) include "No Swimming," "Do Not Enter," "Bus Stop," "RR Crossing,"
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).
Multi-SCAN is a single switch activity center designed for individuals who have alearning disability and are limited to the use of a single switch. It features the four educational DINO-GAMES (see separate entry) in one complete package. On top of that there are five fraphic libraries appropriate for a wide range of ages and abilities. The catagories include Animals, Cosmetology, Independent Living, Sports and Vocations. Multi-SCAN allows you to select a graphic library, choose games and set a s
WinSCAN is a single switch control interface designed to provide independent control access to programs for individuals who are single switch users. This product allows the user to navigate through Windows, choose program icons and run application programs and games. WinSCAN works by superimposing a scanning control display window in front of an application program. The display contains words or icons to represent the functions needed to navigate and operate the software. The display can be pos
The Atlas 610 is a video magnifier designed for use by individuals with low vision. It consists of a camera unit, which can be connected to any size S-video or NTSC television monitor (not included) to create a full color video magnification system. It has simple, easy-to-use controls, including one-touch auto-focus with manual override, and special viewing modes to accommodate individual eye conditions. Magnification ranges from 4X to 40X on a 20-inch monitor. POWER: Uses 115 volts alternating
The Atlas 600 is a low vision reading system designed to magnify text and photographs. This system can be used with S-video monitors and television monitors (monitor not included). The reading table has a large, non-glare platform that assists in reading oversized books and moves freely in any direction. A large lever locks the table in position if desired. Print can be magnified to more than five inches high on a 20-inch monitor and standard features include bright negative viewing mode, pseudo
The Quicktionary II is a hand-held scanner designed for individuals with reading disabilities or low vision. Completely portable, this pen-style scanner enables the user to scan words or a line of text in another language and see and hear them pronounced and translated wherever needed. This pen-style scanner can be set for right- or left-handed use and recognizes more than 300,000 words and phrases. Words, their translations, and definitions are displayed on the scanner in a large font and can b
AbleNet Responsable Wearable Alert Unit is designed for use by seniors, individuals with mobility or balance disabilities or individuals at risk for medical emergencies. It works with users existing phone lines, allowing them to program up to four phone numbers to call on a single push of a button. An additional pendant allows another loved one, patient or student to use the same base station and easily access the same two-way cordless speakerphone functionality. CAPACITY: Use up to four pendant
Closed Chain Disk is designed for use during aqua therapy for leg and hip muscle toning. It also works on improving balance, increases range of motion in the lower extremities, strengthens the upper body and improves trunk stability. COLOR: White. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.
The b-Calm GP Audio Sedation System is designed for use by individuals with sensory challenges, Autism, ADHD or other disabilities. It functions as an “acoustic shield”, allowing the individual to have control of the sound environment, and helping reduce off task behaviors and irritability. It uses a unique mix of sounds specially designed to help eliminate distracting noises. Noises are blocked and replaced with familiar and soothing sounds from nature and the world around them. The tracks feat
Contoured Cushie Step-Up Padded Potty Seat with Step Stool is designed for young children working on toilet training. It includes a padded potty seat with built-in step stool. Seat folds up for compact storage between uses. Additional features include: specially molded non-slip handles for comfort, ergonomically contoured with built-in deflector, fits standard and most elongated toilet seats and also has an extra wide non-slip floor pad for security. COLOR: White padded potty seat; Blue foot pla
Pro-Tec Athletics Half Round Calf Stretcher is designed for balance and training. It is a half-round foam roller created to help to stretch your Achilles and calf muscles as well as massage your feet arches. The rounded side can be used to massage arches for plantar fasciitis. DIMENSIONS: 6" diameter x 35" length. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.
The Smoothie 125 is a low profile, 125mm diameter switch, meant for more comfortable switching. The Smoothie 125 switches are designed so that the switch will operate across the whole area, with minimal operating force and provide tactile feedback. POWER: Examples: USB/Power cord. COLOR: Red, yellow, green or blue. DIMENSIONS: 4.9 inches diameter. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.
The SimplyWorks Switch 125 is a low profile, large diameter wireless switch that can be used with any of the SimplyWorks receivers to give switch, mouse or keyboard functions. The large diameter of the SimplyWorks Switch 125 measures 4.9 inches in diameter and is designed so that the switch will operate across the whole area, with minimal operating force. POWER: Wireless receiver. DIMENSIONS: 4.9 inches diameter. COLOR: Red, yellow, green or blue. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacture
The iSwitch is a Bluetooth switch which enables switch access to iDevices. iSwitch provides comprehensive scanning switch access to all switch accessible Apps and Switch Control options in iOS7. Bluetooth 2.1 is most compatible with this device. POWER: Bluetooth 2.1. DIMENSIONS: 3 inches diameter. COLOR: Red, yellow, green or blue. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.
Edushape Link-a-Shape foam blocks improve logic and reasoning ability and develop hand-eye coordination. Squares, rectangles, circular and hexagon shapes have printed surfaces which fit together to create endless 3D abstract creations. DIMENSIONS: 5 inches length x 5 inches width x 12 inches height. CAPACITY: Children of 18 months to 3 years. WEIGHT: 8 ounces shipping weight. COLOR: Multiple. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.
The Switch and Glow is a neon stretchy noodle switch. The lightest touch on the switch turns on a glowing light while activating any toy or device. POWER: 2 AA batteries. COLOR: Variety. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.
Gus Communicator PC10 Touch Screen Tablet PC is a speech-generating device in the form of a tablet, touch-screen computer designed for use by individuals with autism, communication and speech delays. This touch-screen computer includes the Neospeech Speech Synthesizer, SpeechPRO Talking Keyboard with Dynamic Display (AAC), and Overboard Communication Overlay and Board Designer softwares. This Communicator PC10 is a full windows laptop with a 9" touch screen with built-in-Bluetooth connectivity.
Color Match Panel is an interactive panel designed for use by individuals of all ages with cognitive, neurological and motor impairments. It is designed to stimulate visual and auditory senses while helping to teach cause and effect. It also aids with color recognition skills. This panel includes two color-matching games. The timing of the lights may be adjusted according to ability level. It can be used with the Wireless Remote Controller (purchased separately). The Color Match Panel include
The Scan And Say is a talking barcode scanner designed for those with visual impairments who require additional help identifying certain items such as medications and packaged foods. The scanner allows a sight-impaired person to scan a barcoded item and hear the product's description over a PC computer's speakers. One can also produce a shopping list of items (via scanning) that can be used by a sighted person at the grocery store.
The MityLight Flashlight is designed for individuals with low vision to see in darker places.The MityLight is watertight to 500 feet. Its fiber optic Litebender is designed to bend light beam 90 degrees for hard to view areas.
The Ameriphone Digital Cell Phone Compatible Combination TTY/VCO, model Q90D, is a portable text telephone or TT designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. It plugs into most cellular and cordless telephones and features a full-size keyboard with 68 keys. The large, high contrast two-line display tilts for optimal viewing, and backlighting is provided to make reading easier. The Dialogue LVD (see separate entry), a large visual display, can also be used with this model. Hi-
The Twin Talk Communicator is designed for use with children with communication disabilities. This device can be used as a training system, to communicate needs, and make simple choices. These units enable two ten-second messages to be recorded and played back. A flexible figuration enables pictures, symbols, or words to be attasched to the large activation pads to identify messages. Clear plastic covers protect the message identifier. Both models have interchangeable center dividers which allow
The ZebraLight Floody Headlamps are designed to help individuals with low vision see in dark spaces. ZebraLight Floody Headlamps have 3 main selectable levels (high, medium, low) with 2 sub-levels. Additional features include adjustable brightness levels; low battery alert and auto step down to lower output when battery capacity is low; tempered optical grade glass; waterproof up to 2 meters for 30 minutes; and programable sub-level brightness.
The Color Teller Talking Color Identifier is a device designed to help individuals with low vision, color vision impairment, or blindness identify colors. The Color Teller Talking Color Identifier helps to match clothes, identify colors in gardens and homes, access color-coded products, and more. The Color Teller Talking Color Identifier accurately and consistently determines colors and shades, announces all the common colors, plus many tints and shades like pink, pale blue-green, dark brown and
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
The Home Page Reader for Windows is a voice output program designed to read web pages for individuals who are blind or have low vision. This program audibly communicates information from any graphical user interface (GUI) on a web page. This includes tables, frames, forms, and alternate text for images, as well as link information and alternate text for objects like image maps. In addition, it verbalizes HTML 4.0 information provided by web page authors, such as summaries and table captions. Adv
Boardmaker Addendum Libraries are a symbolic language picture creation programs designed for use with Boardmaker (see separate entry). These libraries were created in response to Boardmaker users' requests The 1998 Edition ncludes symbols for each of the 50 states, history symbols, animals, foods, entertainment, people, descriptive words, and more. The 2000 Library contains more than 1,300 symbols, including public signs, country symbols, and country flags. The 2002 Library has more than 1,200 s
Turn-Talking is a behavior training program designed to teach conversational skills to children with cognitive disabilities. This program takes children on a guided tour of taking turns to talk. A supervisor writes a script and has people close in age to the user record the user's phrases and then the program conducts the converstion. By enabling users to write scripts, record phrases, and import pictures, the program can be customized. The program also includes pictures that can be used. This p