Meal Lifter

Several individuals have a hard time feeding themselves due to arthritis, muscular dystrophy, and more.  The Meal Lifter is a low-tech piece of assistive technology designed to make meals more easily accessible for said individuals! According to their website, “The Meal Lifter raises any ordinary dinner plate several inches (9 inches) above the table surface, […]

AM354 – SpeechBlubs

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSpeechBlubs: Hey there! Welcome to Accessibility Minute, your weekly look at Assistive Technology, those clever tools and devices designed to help people who have difficulties with vision, mobility, hearing or other special needs! Looking for a fun, interactive speech therapy app for children.  The Speech Blubs app comes with […]

MeMinder App

Individuals with autism, traumatic brain injury (TBI) or people with early to mid-stage dementia may benefit from talking pictures to-do lists and video-modeling tools.  MeMinder is an app that utilizes these tools to help individuals learn how to perform tasks at home, work, or school. The app works “seamlessly with their BEAM Cloud service.”  This […]

AM353 – Giggling Ghosts

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadGiggleGhosts – Counting Fun! Hey there! Welcome to Accessibility Minute, your weekly look at Assistive Technology, those clever tools and devices designed to help people who have difficulties with vision, mobility, hearing or other special needs! Looking for a fun, interactive counting game?  Giggle Ghosts – Counting Fun! is […]

AM352 – PicoToOns

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadPicoToons Coloring Book: Hey there! Welcome to Accessibility Minute, your weekly look at Assistive Technology, those clever tools and devices designed to help people who have difficulties with vision, mobility, hearing or other special needs! Children of all ages love coloring! It’s become common even for adults to color […]

Speech Blubs – Language Therapy App

Looking for an app to help teach your child new words and sounds? Speech Blubs is a language therapy app that uses “voice controlled and video technology to develop speech articulation for young children with or without speech difficulties.” The Speech Blubs app comes with over 1500 exercises and activities to help trigger sound and […]