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Living with Technology

LEAP’s has assistive technology and home modification resources which includes a number of devices available for individuals to try out both in our office and at home, including

  • computer hardware and software,
  • low-vision aids,
  • home aids,
  • switch interfaces, and
  • other items.

Instruction on using the devices is available.

Resources available includes a variety of items catalogued in the drop-down menu at the right.

For more information about LEAP’s assistive technology services, contact the Independent Living Services program.


     

Acoustic Magic Array Microphone

Acoustic Magic Array Microphone

This high-tech microphone is designed specifically for speech recognition software and video conferencing.

Aerobic Mouse

Aerobic Mouse

This ergonomic mouse is designed to be used with minimal fine motor manipulation and is useful in preventing repetitive stress injuries.

Alarm Clock (Talking)

Alarm Clock (Talking)

Announces the time on the hour and gives the current time with a touch of a button. Talking alarm clocks come in a variety of styles; features vary by model.

Anti-Burn Glove

Anti-Burn Glove

This silicone super-glove for indoor or outdoor use protects the hand from heat.

BAT (right- and left-handed)

BAT (right- and left-handed)

This one-handed keyboard u ses various button combinations to produce different letters, numbers, and symbols.