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ACCESSIBILITY TOOLS FOR THE DISABLED

TECHNOLOGY TOLLS
 

Below is a list of some of the tools used to aid the blind and visually impaired. It is not inclusive, with so many other products and manufacturers that specialize in products for the blind and visually impaired. BEYOND SITE and Maxi-Aids are good resources for other products.

 
iphone
APPLE I-PHONE ORR I-PAD HAS VOICE OVER FEATURES FOR THE VISUALLY IMPAIRED. THEY COME STANDARD WITH MOST MODELS. .
By APPLE
OTHER TOOLS USED BY KEVIN
  • IC LENSES - Telescopic lenses provided by Southern School of Optometry. used for driving.
  • EVENT GLASSES - Telescopic glasses used for watching TV and sporting events, movies, etc.
  • AUDIBLE WRIST WATCH
  • LARGE ANNUAL CALENDAR
  • SUN GLASSES
  • BI-COLORED CUTTING BOARD
  • SAFE FOOD CHOPPER
  • RAISED DOTS - Used for placing on appliances, etc.
  • AUDIBLE MONEY IDENTIFIER
  • WWHITE WALKING CANE
talking_book_player NLS DIGITAL TALKING BOOK allows audible books to be played. Allows for bookmark, rewind, fast forward volume control features.
Provided by THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS
graphic_jaws
JAWS With Speech screen reader, developed for computer users whose vision loss prevents them from seeing screen content or navigating with a mouse. JAWS provides speech and Braille output for the most popular computer applications on your PC.
By Freedom Scientific
graphic_openbook
OPENBOOK along with a scanner converts printed documents or graphic-based text into an electronic text format on your PC, using high-quality speech and the latest optical character recognition (OCR) technology
By Freedom Scientific .
graphic_ruby
RUBY handheld video magnifiers provide the help that many people with low vision need to read text and see details Built-in LED, The streamlined design means RUBY can slip comfortably into a pocket or purse, giving you easy access to photos, letters, prescriptions, packaging labels, and menus.
By Freedom Scientific
enhanced vision
DAVINCI is a high performance desktop video magnifier (CCTV), featuring Full HD, text-to-speech (OCR) and a 3-in-1 camera. With Full HD you will experience high definition.
BY Enhanced Vision
amigo AMIGO HD
Digital and portable wide screen allows viewing menus, street signs, etc., on the go.
BY ENHANCED VISION
zoomtext
ZOOMTEXT magnification and screen reading software for the visually impaired for the PC. It magnifies the desktop and the computer programs
By AI Squared
digimemo
DIGI-MEMO 402 is a stand-alone device with storage capability that digitally captures and stores everything you write or draw with ink on ordinary paper, without the use of computer and special paper. Then you can easily view, edit, organize and share your handwritten notes in Windows or Mac.
When connected to a PC, the DigiMemo A402 offers an on-line writing function which can instantly synchronize your writing on the paper with the digital page in its software in Windows. It is also an USB tablet device in Windows or Mac.
By ACECAD
dragon
Dragon Naturally Speaking Software that turn speech into digital text on the PC. You talk and your computer. types into the PC.
By Nuance
     
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