Monday Tech Tip: iCanConnect

Belva Smith, Assistive Technology Specialist, at Easterseals Crossroads shows us iCanConnect, which is a national program that provides free equipment such as tablets, smart phones, computers and braille equipment for people who have both vision and hearing impairments and meet the federal disability and income guidelines. Check it out here: Click here for additional information […]

Monday Tech Tip: Jabberwocky AAC app

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.

Attention Increase Through Assistive Technology

We live in a world full of distractions. As society runs around us, we’re constantly looking at various screens, seeing personal and global news and information rush past our eyes like the cascading green code of “The Matrix.” And it can be difficult to keep our attention. These distractions can be particularly overwhelming for people […]

Consumer Highlight: Mildred Rebennack

I set out to meet Mildred who needed a desktop CCTV due to her vision loss and received a donated one from our equipment reutilization program. I wanted to talk to her about how she learned about our program and how she was beginning to incorporate assistive technology in her life as her eyesight has […]