ATU415 – Haptimage with Shruthi Suresh and Ting Zhang

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadYour weekly dose of information that keeps you up to date on the latest developments in the field of technology designed to assist people with disabilities and special needs. Show Notes: Shruthi Suresh and Ting Zhang, Co-Founders of Haptimage Website: Email: Apps worth mentioning: iOS 13 Mouse Story: […]

AM326 – AbleRacer Adapted Ride-on Toy Car

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadAM326 – AbleRacer Adapted Ride-on Toy Car 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! AbleRacer is a company on a mission “to provide accessible play for […]

OmniReader by Freedom Scientific

Freedom Scientific is the “largest worldwide manufacturer of assistive technology products for those with vision impairments or learning disabilities.” One of their available products is the omniReader. The omniReader by Freedom Scientific is a portable, lightweight scanning and reading solution for individuals with visual impairments. To use the device, simply press a button and the […]

Consumer Highlight: Lora Buchanan

Lora was born in Lebanon, Indiana and raised in Indianapolis. She was raised by a single-mom and was one of four kids. Lora went to Washington township schools in Indianapolis, but left high school when she was 16-years-old. Two years later, she had her first of two children and she then got her GED. One […]

Beanbag Activity Cards

Beanbags offer several opportunities to practice proprioception, gross motor skills, visual tracking, and more.   Fun and Function offers a collection of different beanbag activities in their Beanbag Activity Cards.  The Beanbag Activity Cards deck contains 24 different beanbag activities for children of all ages and abilities.  Some of the prompts include tossing, balancing, and other […]