AM328 – Humanware Explore 8 Handheld Magnifier

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHey 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! Humanware offers a lot of assistive technologies for individuals who are blind or visually impaired. If you’re […]

InnerVoice AAC App

There are dozens of augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) apps available on the market. I wrote about one example of one app on Tuesday. Yet another option is the InnerVoice AAC App. According to their website, “InnerVoice is the simplest and most engaging way to learn communication skills.” It is a simple-to-use communication tool that […]

Carving a Career Path with Pre-Employment Transition Services (Pre-ETS)

When Dwana Back thinks about the impact of Easterseals Crossroads’ Pre-Employment Transition Services (Pre-ETS), she recalls one high school student who found his passion through the program. “He was feeling lost before graduation, and he lacked support at home,” said Back, the manager of Pre-ETS at Easterseals. “One of our career coaches helped spark his […]

CoughDrop AAC App

Are you looking for a new augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) app? The CoughDrop AAC app is one available option on the market. It is a simple, modern AAC communication and support tool for individuals with cerebral palsy, autism, Down syndrome, and more. The CoughDrop AAC app runs on multiple devices so users can log […]

ATU416 – Appisode Featuring the Clinical Team at Easterseals Crossroads Part 1

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: Guests on today’s show: Craig Burns ATP, CAS, CEAS: Mobility and Cognition Team Lead, Belva Smith CATIS: Vision […]