You know those classic colorful toys where you stack rings on top of one another? Fat Brain Toys offers their own spin (pun intended!) of this classic toy in their SpinAgain toy! While playing with the SpinAgain toy, children will “drop the vibrant discs onto the threaded corkscrew pole and go ‘ooooh’ as they spin […]
Children of all ages love coloring! It’s become common even for adults to color (hence the recent trend of adult coloring books.) A very common way to unwind is to color; either with traditional crayons and paper, or on an app! The PicoToONS Colouring Book is a “unique creative colouring book crafted with love and […]
As an individual with muscular dystrophy, losing muscle mass is inevitable. As of late, I have gotten terrifically weaker. This makes it hard for me to hold my arms up to type, write, paint – really anything at a desk or table. The ErgoRest 330 Articulating Arm Support may be a possible solution for this […]
Josh Anderson, Manager of Clinical Assistive Technology, at Easterseals Crossroads shows us the Jabberwocky AAC app, which is a communication app for iOS devices that allows users with limited speech to talk using only head movement. Check it out here: Click here for more information about Jabberwocky AAC.
Looking for a way to translate your speech into picture symbols? Symbol-It is an app that does just that! Symbol-It offers real-time speech to symbol translation. It’s ideal for individuals who are not quite ready for an augmentative and alternative communication device. According to the App Store’s description of the app, “Any English speaker can […]
Jim Rinehart, Assistive Technology Specialist at Easterseals Crossroads shows us how to use Dictation Bridge, which is a voice input software with NVDA screen reader. Check it out here: Click here for additional information on Dictation Bridge.