Dino Plate and Utensils for Constructive Eating

Fat Brain Toys offers a wide variety of toys and products designed for individuals with autism, ADHD, hearing impairments, muscular dystrophy, and more.  One of their available products is their Dino Plate. Dino Plate There are several individuals with sensory issues, ADHD, etc. that are picky eaters.  According to the website’s description, these plates “turn […]

Creative Mark Professional Mahl Stick

I recently began painting again after over seven years.  Seven years ago I was a lot stronger and able to hold my arms and shoulders up for a while without any issues.  However, when I went to paint again after all these years, I quickly learned I can no longer paint like I used to; […]

Philips GoLite BLU Light Therapy Lamp

Several individuals tend to get blue and more lethargic in the winter months.  Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is a type of depression that’s related to the change in weather.  A common treatment for this form of depression is light therapy (or phototherapy).  If you’re looking to try light therapy, check out the Philips goLITE BLU […]

Spreading Holiday Cheer with Assistive Technology

Don’t worry, we’ve all found ourselves squeezing through crowds or running into internet traffic while shopping for gifts at the last minute. Have no fear; we have some late holiday gift ideas here for those loved ones who may need assistive technology. “While these items certainly are convenient for able-bodied people, they can be vital […]

Let’s WeWALK Together

Did you know there are more than 10 million visually-impaired people in the U.S.? And 250 million people in the entire world? What if there was a better, more efficient and safer way to navigate? Now you can. There’s a revolutionary technology for the visually-impaired that is changing all the rules. Introducing WeWALK. A fully-independent, […]

Voice Assistant Must-Have Skills

A voice assistant can be invaluable for people with disabilities these days. Essentially virtual caregivers, voice assistants provide everything from daily reminders to guided meditation, cognitive exercises and more. “Voice assistants ultimately empower people with disabilities to live more independently,” said Brian Norton, director of assistive technology at Easterseals Crossroads. “Technologies like Amazon Echo and […]