Environmental Controls

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1-Switch Single Appliance Continuous Control Unit (Model 1490)

The 1-Switch Single-Appliance Continuous Control Unit, model 1490, is a switch control interface unit designed for use by individuals with upper exremity or severe physical disabilities. This remote control unit operates most AC appliances from a distance of up to 20 feet when the appliances are plugged into a receiver. A capability switch (not included) is used to activate the remote transmitter through either latch or momentary activation. With latch activation, the appliance runs until the us

3M Expressions Anti-Glare Computer Filter

The 3M Expressions Anti-Glare Computer Filter is a black computer frame that reduces light glare up to 90 percent to help prevent glare-related eyestrain and headaches. The lightly tinted glass acts as an aid for improved screen contrast. The frame fits both CRT and LCD desktop monitors and helps protect fragile LCD screens from fingerprints and damage. OPTIONS: CRT and LCD fit options. DIMENSIONS: CRT 16-19" fit = 16 inches length x 19 inches width; LCD 16-19" fit = 17 inches length x 18 inches

Accelerometer based gesture recognition for controlling a LED

Accelerometer based gesture recognition for controlling a LED is designed to enable a wider range of people to use the application such as elderly, deaf, and hard of hearing individuals with limited upper and lower extremity strength and coordination.

Accenda Universal Remote Control

The Accenda Universal Remote Control is a voice input and voice output remote control designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision, spinal cord injury, or upper extremity disabilities. This universal remote control can be used with a television, VCR, cable box, satellite box, or DVD player. Users have the choice of hands-free voice operation or hand-held operation through tactile buttons with large type lettering and voice feedback. The remote control can perform complex oper

ACTIV 500

The ACTIV 500 is designed to enable independent living for use by individuals with physical, cognitive and/or sensory difficulties as a result of multiple sclerosis, cerebral palsy, stroke, or arthritis.  It promotes a huge range of everyday tasks through infrared and radio control.  The ACTIV 500 can be configured to operate over 2000 functions around the house, granting a new kind of freedom to users, whatever their disability.  It features a large, easy-press button control and two connection

Activehome Pro

ActiveHome Pro is an environmental control system designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. Theis basic home automation system consists of software and a USB computer interface. The system can turn lights and appliances on and off according to a schedule, or at the press of a single button. Other capabilities include providing the user with a warm welcome home every night; turning lights on and off in a realistic way for security while the user is away; and lowering energy bill

Ada 100 Area Of Rescue Call System

The ADA 100 Area of Rescue Call System is an intercom based call signal system that is designed to be vandal-proof and in compliance with the Americans with Disability Act requirements. The system consists of multiple Master stations that are either wall- or desk- mounted, and up to 60 of individual area stations, installed flush in the wall or surface mounted, in Areas of Rescue Assistance. This 2-way communication system presents both locations with visual as well as audible signals, and allow

Advocate+ With Environmental Control

AdVOCAte+ With Environmental Control is a direct selection and scanning communicator and environmental control unit designed for use by indviduals with communication or speech disabilities together with severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This portable unit provides environmental control capabilities with recorded speech output for communication. It has the same speech output and auditory prompt features as the adVOCAte communicator (see separate entry), but in addition has train

Ameriphone Amsx Alertmaster Motion Sensor (Model 01884)

The Ameriphone AMSX AlertMaster Motion Sensor, model 01884, is a wireless security system designed to indicate the presence of someone in the house for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. It monitors the entry, hallway, or window and notifies the user of any unusual motion. POWER: Uses one 9-volt battery (included). WARRANTY: One year.

Angel Fx

The Angel FX E.C.U. is an environmental control unit (ECU) designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury or severe physical disabilities. This unit offers flexible control capabilities enabling control of a wide variety of equipment within the environment. This system can control table lamps, light fixtures, table fans, ceiling fans, air conditioning and heating systems, TVs, DVD and CD players, digital audio tape players, mini disk players, MP3 players, Blue Ray disc players, VCRs, FM

Ask Nao

NAO is a humanoid robot designed to support teachers with in-class tasks and help children with autism and other cognitive disabilities. Developers have collaborated with teachers and autism experts to create customizable, semi-autonomous educational programs for NAO inspired by various autism approaches and models (ABA, PECS, TEACCH, DENVER, SCERTS). The aim of these is to help children develop social and learning skills through encouragement and rewards, making it possible to positively stimul

Asl 4 Function Sip & Puff Bed Control (Model Asl704)

The ASL 4 Function Sip & Puff Bed Control, model ASL704, is a pneumatic bed control designed for use by individuals with cerebral palsy, neurological disabilities, or severe physical disabilities. This control interface for a four- function electric bed or semi electric bed comes with a visual four function display and a sip n' puff control.

Asl 6 Function Big Button Bed Control (Model Asl706)

The ASL 6 Function Big Button Bed Control, model ASL706, is a bed control designed for use by individuals with fine motor disabilities, cerebral palsy, or neurological or severe physical disabilities. This control interface for a six-function electric bed has six large push buttons. To operate, this unit interfaces with the ASL 703 Six Function Bed Control (not included; see separate entry). It allows each function to be accessed through the use of large mechanical buttons in place of the small,

Asl 6 Function Sip & Puff Bed Control (Model Asl703)

The ASL 6 Function Sip & Puff Bed Control, model ASL703, is a pneumatic bed control designed for use by individuals with cerebral palsy, neurological disabilities, or severe physical disabilities. This controller for a six-function electric bed allows full control of a hospital bed through the use of a sip and puff control system. A sip command selects the bed function desired and a puff command activates the choice. The bed control interface comes with a visual six-function display and sip

Asl Scanning 6 Function Bed Control With Single Switch Activation (Model Asl702)

The ASL Scanning 6 Function Bed Control with Single Switch Activation, model ASL702, is a bed control designed for use by individuals with cerebral palsy, neurological disabilities, or severe physical disabilities. This scanning six- function bed control for a full electric bed can be operated as a single function. The bed control unit comes with an ASL 300 egg switch and ASL300R ring mount.

Assistance Dog Light Switches

Assistance dog light switch is designed for use by individuals with limited motor control and coordination as a result degenerative disease. This project was created to provide a solution for a specific end user and a specific problem. It designed to allow a companion dog turn on the lights in a home for an individual with limited motor coordination.  

Attendant Call Chime (Model 1499)

The Attendant Call Chime, model 1499, is a call signal designed for use by individuals with mobility and communication disabilities. This unit has a transmitter with a call button; when the button is depressed, a chime sounds at the receiver up to 40 feet away. The unit is adapted for use with a capability switch (not included). POWER: Uses 2 AA and 1 12-volt batteries. DIMENSIONS: 4 x 4 x 1 inches. WEIGHT: 0.05 pounds.

AUtonoME Residential

The AutonoME is designed for use by individuals with limited upper and lower extremity mobility associated with Spinal Cord Injuries, stroke or multiple sclerosis. The AutonoME residential system provides environmental dictation through various input methods: sip and puff, eye gaze, voice, switch, touch, eye gaze and more. It allows users the opportunity to control their lamps, blinds, television, nurse call, telephone and more.

Ballotcall

The BallotCall is a call signal system designed for use in polling places by voters with disabilities. The system provides a means for voters with disabilities to alert election officials when they need assistance. This temporary alert system can be used in government facilities, permanent polling locations and private facilities or venues that are outside of election officials' control. The BallotCall system includes a BigBell wireless alert system (see separate entry) with an oversized touch p

Big Button Electric Bed Control

The Big Button Electric Bed Control is a bed control panel designed for use by individuals with fine motor, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. The control face features six large, heavy-duty buttons to control the head up/down, foot up/down, and bed up/down. Buttons function using the weight of the user's hand and do not require finger dexterity.

Call Bell (Model 34500)

The Call Bell, model 34500, is a call signal designed for use by individuals with severe physical or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. This device that sends out a tone when activated by a single switch connected to the jack on the Call Bell. Momentary contact triggers one tone of pre-determined length. Volume can be increased with the addition of a nine-volt battery. DIMENSIONS: 4 x 2 x 1 inches. WEIGHT: 8 ounces.

Call Buzzer

The Call Buzzer is a call signal designed to gain caregiver attention for individuals with disabilities who need to summon assistance. Depressing the plate on the top of the device causes a buzzer to sound. The device has a bright plate on a dark base for contrast to assist individuals with visual disabilities. POWER: Uses two double-A batteries. DIMENSIONS: 5 x 8 inches.

Call-For-Assistance

Call-For-Assistance produces either auditory or visual output as a signal for assistance. Call-For-Assistance requires .17 grams of force for activation, or may be activated by use of a switch. The device can be mounted to a wheelchair. The price of Call-For-Assistance ranges from $40 to $60, depending on the size, type of activation, and type of output desired--features that need to be specified when ordering. POWER: 9 volt battery. DIMENSIONS: 4.75 x 2.5 x 1.063 inches.

Cameleon

The Cameleon is a voice output communication aid and environmental control unit designed for use by individuals with communication or speech disabilities. This dynamic communication aid provides synthesized speech from simple messages to complex sentences, using symbols, text, or both. It has a large, bright screen that can display symbols from a range of communication libraries and languages, as well as pictures from digital cameras and other sources. Input options include a mouse, keyboard, sw

Cintex4

CINTEX4 is an environmental control unit designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This system enables the user to dial and answer the phone, control infrared devices such as televisions, VCRs, DVD’s, stereos, CD players, etc., and control appliances such as lights, fans, etc. using voice commands or switch input (an input program such as Dragon NaturallySpeaking Professional or a switch input program for keyboard emulation required, but not include

Companion Remote Control (Model Hc1800C)

The Companion Remote Control unit, model HC1800C, is a remote environmental control unit designed for use by individuals with mobility or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. Using infrared and radio frequency technology, the unit can control many appliances in the home or workplace, including alarms, intercoms, door locks, door openers, window openers, lifts, telephones with loudspeakers, nurse call, pager, communication aids and computers, power sockets, lights, curtain openers,

Digital Home

Digital Home is a voice input and output environmental control unit designed for use by peoples with a a variety of disabilities, including wheelchair users and people with severe physical disabilities. It has built in independent voice recognition, and enables the user to control home lighting and appliances with verbal commands. The system responds to the user's voice by speaking back and confirming the verbal commands over a home theater system or stereo system, if such a system is connected.

Door / Window Access Transmitter

The Door/Window Access Transmitter is a security system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The system comprises two small magnetic contact bars and a transmitter. When the door or window to which the bars are attached is opened, the bars lose magnetic contact, triggering the transmitter.

E-Z Call

E-Z Call is a switch device designed to activate a hospital nurse call system. The pressure sensitive plate is mounted where the patient may apply slight pressure to it with any part of the body to activate it. A 10 foot cord is provided. Technically, E-Z Call is only a switch; it must be connected to a hospital call system to operate. The manufacturer also makes a portable alarm which E-Z Call may be plugged into (see PA-1 Portable Alarm, by Med Labs.).

Eneighbor Adl

eNeighbor ADL is an emergency alert system with monitoring service designed for use by seniors or individuals with disabilities who live in assisted living facilities. The system includes secure web portal access for staff and family to monitor the individual's activities of daily living (ADL). Each system is configurable and custom- designed to accomodate the needs of institutions. Small, wireless electronic sensors are placed in strategic areas of the assisted living residence. These sensors m

Eneighbor Auto Pers

eNeighbor Auto PERS is an emergency alert system with monitoring service designed for use by seniors or individuals with disabilities who live in assisted living facilities. The system provides around the clock monitoring of assisted living residents. Staff are alerted even if the resident is unable to call for help. Small, wireless electronic sensors are placed in strategic areas of the assisted living residence. These sensors monitor typical daily living activities of the occupant and communic

Eyegaze Edge

The Eyegaze Edge is an eye-operated communication and control device designed for use by children and adults with cerebral palsy, spinal cord injury, brain injury, ALS, multiple sclerosis, brainstem stroke, muscular dystrophy, and similar disabilities. Users make selections by looking at keys displayed on the screen for a fraction of a second (eye gaze). A small camera mounted under the Eyegaze screen takes 60 pictures per second of the user’s eye. Those images are analyzed by a processor that i

Eyegaze Edge Tablet

The Eyegaze Edge is an eye-operated communication and control device designed for use by children and adults with cerebral palsy, spinal cord injury, brain injury, ALS, multiple sclerosis, brainstem stroke, muscular dystrophy, and similar disabilities. The unit can be transferred from a wheelchair to a table or desk. Users make selections by looking at keys displayed on the screen for a fraction of a second (eye gaze). A small camera mounted under the Eyegaze screen takes 60 pictures per second

Ezcomm

The EzCOMM is a handheld direct selection and symbolic communicator and tablet computer designed for use by individuals with communication, speech, neurological, or severe physical disabilities, autism or spinal cord injury. It has a 12.1-inch touch screen with 1024 x 768 resolution (landscape), and a high density, impact-resistant case. In addition to the touch screen, the user can interface with the EzCOMM using a variety of switches that can connect to the units dual switch ports. Windows 7 P

Freehand Starter Kit

The FreeHand Starter Kit is an environmental control device designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities. This environmental control unit (ECU) allows any alternating current (AC) appliance such as lamps or fans to be activated wirelessly when used in conjunction with an X-10 transceiver module (included). The FreeHand uses radio frequencies so activation can take place from across a room or down a hall within a range of 75 feet. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 2.25 x

Freeswitch Max (Model Fsm-100)

FreeSwitch Max, model FSM-100, is a scanning remote control switch designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. It allows wireless activation of nearly any AC (alternating current) appliance, including lamps, blow dryers, fans, and popcorn makers. The system is X-10 compatible. Appliances can be activated through direct selection by touching the keypad or an external switch. For example, by connecting a Pal Pad external switch (see separate entry) to t

Frigidaire Window-Mounted Room Air Conditioner (Models Fam186R2A, Fam156R1A, Fac126P1A, Fas296R2A, Fas256R2A, Fas226R2A, Fac106P1A, & Faa086P7A)

The Frigidaire Window-Mounted Room Air Conditioner is a room air conditioner designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. This unit has a full function remote control that allows the user to select temperature and fan speed from a distance. A remote thermostat allows the user to set the temperature at the location of the remote. An antibacterial filter reduces bacteria and other airborne particles. In sleep mode, room temperature is increased by two degrees in the first thirty min

Fuelcall

The FuelCall is a call signal system designed for use by gas station customers with disabilities. This system enables customers who need assistance at self-service gas stations to attract the attention of gas station employees. Components include BigBell transmitters (see separate entry) with an oversized touch pads that can be used by customers with limited dexterity; wireless chime receivers; two steel J-shaped mounts for the BigBell transmitters, reinforced to handle abuse; signage for two is

Gewa Access Maxi

Gewa Access Maxi is a wireless computer and environmental control keyboard with large keys designed for use by individuals with fine motor disabilities, mobility disabilities, or spinal cord injury. This wireless keyboard controls a computer through remote infrared (IR) using the included mouse interface. The keyboard has two levels, one for the computer and one for environmental control. Input is through direct selection. Macros and multi-function environmental control commands can be recorded

Gewa Access Medi

Gewa Access Medi is a wireless scanning keyboard for computers or environmental controls designed for use by individuals with fine motor disabilities, mobility disabilities, or spinal cord injury. This wireless keyboard controls a computer through remote infrared (IR) using the included mouse interface. The keyboard has two levels, one for the computer and one for environmental control. Input can be made through direct selection or scanning, with 12 different scanning methods. Macros and multi-f

Gewa Control Prog

The GEWA Control Prog is a remote controller for an environmental control system designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities, severe physical disabilities, or spinal cord injury. This hand-held infrared transmitter can learn channels from other remote controls such as TV and video or function within the GEWA Infra-Link system using either direct selection or scanning. This 15-level programmable transmitter can send 241 signals to control environmental devices, including security-c

Girder Automation Software (Standard, Pro, & Whp)

Girder Automation Software is a home automation program designed for use by individuals with mobility or severe physical disabilities. This program comes in three versions, Standard, Pro and Whole Home Pro (WHP). Girder Standard is designed solely for controlling applications running on the same PC using an infrared or wireless remote control. It allows the user to control digital media players such as WinAmp or Windows Media Player and play DVDs in home theater programs. Girder Pro and WHP are

Grid 2

The Grid2 is a voice output direct selection and symbolic communicator program for creating symbolic or text communicator grids designed for use by individuals with communication, speech, neurological or severe physical disabilities or autism. The Grid 2’s basic function is to allow a person to use a computer as a voice output communication aid, using symbols or text to build sentences; however, it also can access the Windows desktop with its built-in computer control features to operate other p

Hal 2000 Home Control System

HAL 2000 Home Control System is an environmental control unit program designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities, spinal cord injury, and upper extremity disabilities. It enables the user to control any number of lights, appliances, and other devices through a computer using voice input. Lighting and appliances can be turned on and off, and the user can set schedules, with voice commands delivered via telephone or computer-connected microphone. Commands can also be deliver

Hal Basic Home Control System

HAL Basic Home Control System is an environmental control unit program designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities, spinal cord injury, and upper extremity disabilities. It allows the user to control lighting, appliances, and other devices through a computer with voice input, which is received by the computer via microphone. Lighting and appliances can be turned on and off by voice command, or the user can set schedules by voice. When commands are carried out, the program p

Hal Deluxe Home Control System

HAL Deluxe is an environmental control unit program designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities, spinal cord injury, and upper extremity disabilities. It enables the user to control lights, appliances, and other devices through a computer using voice input. Lighting and appliances can be turned on and off, and the user can set schedules, with voice commands delivered via telephone or a microphone connected to the computer. When commands are carried out, the program provides

Hand Switch (Model Tah-180)

The Hand Switch, model TAH-180, is a ribbon switch call signal designed for bed patients to signal for help or assistance by flexing or squeezing. These sealed vinyl switches require an operating force of 0.5 pounds and are normally-open, momentary-contact switches. DIMENSIONS: Switch is 2 x 5 x 0.375 inches. COLOR: White.

Home Automation Modules

The Home Automation Modules are environmental control switch modules or lamp modules designed for individuals with speech or communication disabilities and severe neurological or physical disabilities. Intended for use with ComLink communicators (see separate entries) with integrated environmental control software. These modules communicate with the ComLink to control items in the user's home. For example, appliance modules can be used to turn on or off fans or other appliances. Lamp modules con

Home Thermostat Setting Aid.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Modification to home thermostat to make it easier to read and to set for use by those with poor eyesight or limited fine finger dexterity. Shows two standard home thermostats modified with pointers and expanded size temperature scales. Diagram included. COMMENTS: Does not list materials used or provide instructions. For further information contact Leonard Anderson, Cerebral Palsy Research Foundation of Kansas Rehabilitation Engineering Center, 2021 Nor

Houselinc 2

HouseLinc 2 is an environmental control software program designed for use by individuals with mobility or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. Available in USB and serial port versions, this software enables the user to manage a home network of automated lighting and appliances through a personal computer. The system includes a software CD and a HouseLinc 2-enabled USB or serial port modem with cable, and can be used to create scenes and timed events for lights and appliances cont

Iarm

The iARM is a robotic arm designed for use by individuals with upper extremity amputation, severe physical or upper extremity disabilities, or spinal cord injury. The iARM is designed to perform the functions of an arm and hand, including grasping objects using a gripper and moving those objects once they are held. Common arm positions may be stored to easily regain frequent positions. The iARM can lift up to 1.5 kilograms (kg). Using the optional bracket, the iARM can be attached to a powered w

Imperium 200H Environmental Control System

The Imperium 200H Environmental Control System is an environmental control unit designed to provide both visual and voice feedback for individuals with disabilities. Engineered for dual capability at either home or a care facility, this unit is designed to control up to 256 lights and appliances, including televisions, video cassette recorders, compact disc players, electronic bed controls, nurse-call systems, and the optional tape recorder. Extra relays for such items as a powered door opener a

Imperium Mobilelink (Model 200Ml)

Imperium MobileLink, model 200ML, is a radio transmission environmental control unit designed for use by individuals with mobility or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. The system communicates through a 2.4 gigahertz radio link, which transmits around corners, through walls, and across significant distances. The system consists of two components, a base unit and a remote unit. The base unit sits atop and plugs into a host environmental control unit, such as the Imperium 200H fro

Indigo Home Automation Software

Indigo Home Automation Software is an environmental control unit program designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities and spinal cord injury. The program enables the user to remotely control and monitor lights and appliances from a variety of handheld remote controls, including an X10 ôEntertainment Anywhereö remote control or a Bluetooth-enabled mobile phone and Salling Clicker. To communicate to X10 compatible devices, Indigo interfaces with the PowerLinc USB interface or

Insteon Powerlinc Usb With Mcontrol Software

INSTEON PowerLinc USB With mControl Software is an environmental control module designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury or severe physical disabilities. It enables the user to control lights, appliances, heating and air conditioning systems, and alarm systems through a personal computer or television. This home automation interface module transmits and receives Insteon or X10 signals between home automation devices and a PC via a Universal Serial Bus (USB) port on the computer. C

James

JAMES is a portable, switch-activated environmental control unit designed for use by individuals with mobility, severe physical, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. This unit offers direct access or row/column switch scanning to operate lights, appliances, beds, doors, and other X-10 and infrared controlled devices. The unit's liquid crystal display (LCD) allows for visual recognition of the 248 functions, including temporary or permanent programmable macros and telephone access.

James Remind-O-Timer With Braille (Model J143Web)

The James Remind-O-Timer with Braille, model J143WEB, is a tactile alarm clock and timer designed for use by individuals who are deaf blind. This twelve hour analog clock has a buzzer alarm, timers, and a built-in socket for use with a bed shaker (not included). The timer can be set to start and stop electrical equipment and appliances. The buzzer is set by moving a series of small pins around the face. Any combination of quarter hour periods may be set. There are 48 set pins with a 16 minute "o

Jumbo Remote Control (Model 1526)

The Jumbo Remote Control, model 1526, is a remote control for television, DVD players, and VCRs, designed for use by individuals with fine motor, severe physical, or upper extremity disabilities or low vision. This all-in-one remote control allows the user to control TV, VCR, DVD, cable, PVR, and satellite receivers by pressing large buttons that are very sensitive to touch and which have different colors for different group functions. It will also control the latest Flat Screen TV's. The unit a

Keo

Keo is an environmental control unit designed for use by individuals with limited upper and lower extremity movement and control associated with a spinal cord injury, stroke, multiple sclerosis or Parkinson’s disease. It can be used to access the user’s computer and mobile phone. KEO can be adjusted to accommodate the user’s strengths and abilities. It can be controlled by pressing the screen keys, an external joystick, adapted or via the wheelchair joystick. KEO can be connected to the joyst

Laborius

The Laborius is a portable commode and toileting supply kit for people with moderate incontinence and other disabilities that limit their ability to reach an accessible bathroom when needed. The kit was planned and designed for use in homes, hotels, outdoors and even in the homes of friends and relatives whose toilets are not handicapped-accessible. The kit includes screen walls to ensure privacy of the user, commode, kit for absorbing urine and feces, a button for summoning assistance, cleaning

Large In-Line Switch

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable an individual with upper extremity disabilities to oprate a lamp. A small stained and varnished wooden box was built to contain two electrical boxes. One electrical box is for a large rocker switch and the other box is for a regular 120- volt receptacle. It is connected to a three-wire supply cable complete with plug, recycled from an old refrigerator. The wiring is arranged so that the rocker switch controls the power to the receptacle. The wooden box

Life-Links Communication Suite

The Life-Links Communication Suite is a communicator program and academic and language tutorial designed for use by individuals with communication or speech disabilities and severe nerological or physical disabilities. This suite includes the progressive language development offerings of Language-Links (see separate entry) covering both pragmatic and semantically based approaches to the comprehensive capabilities of the Language-Links, Symbol-Links and Text-Links packages. Also included are the

Lighted Extra Loud Signalling Buzzer (Model 1360, 1360-8)

Lighted Extra Loud Signalling Buzzer, models 1380 and 1380-8, is a switch operated toy designed to stimulate visual and auditory training for individuals with physical, cognitive or sensory disabilities. When this device is activated by any switch (sold separately) a buzzer sounds and a small light turns on to alert the user that he has activated the switch. This model is similar to model 1350 (see separate entry), but has an exceptionally loud buzzer. It comes with a standard .25 inch jack or 1

Lighted Signalling Buzzer (Model 1350, 1350-8)

Lighted Signalling Buzzer, models 1350 and 1350-8, is a switch operated toy designed to stimulate visual and auditory training for individuals with physical, cognitive or sensory disabilities. When this device is activated by any switch (sold separately) a buzzer sounds and a small light turns on to alert the user that he has activated the switch. It comes with a standard .25 inch jack or 1/8 inch jack.

Lighted Vibrating Signalling Buzzer (Model 1370, 1370-8)

Lighted Vibrating Signalling Buzzer, models 1370 and 1370-8, is a switch operated toy designed to stimulate visual and auditory training for individuals with physical, cognitive or sensory disabilities. This communicator informs the user of activation with a light, a buzzer, and vibration when the switch closure is made. It comes with a standard .25 inch jack or 1/8 inch jack.

Lightwriter (Model Sl40)

The Lightwriter SL40 is a keyboard communicator designed for use by individuals with speech or communication disabilities. This text-to-speech device converts text to speech using the Acapela HQ module, sends and receives text messages (SMS) using Siemens GSM messaging module, and stores notes and contacts. Output can either be voice or text display on a screen that faces away from the user. The text display allows listeners to read messages from the user in noisy environments and when silence i

Maestro

The Maestro is a handheld direct selection or scanning communicator designed for use by individuals with significant communication, speech, language and learning disabilities. This device can be used for in-person day-to-day communication and real-time communication, and it supports language and literacy development. It has a magnesium case. The Maestro is available as a Dedicated communication device or in an open configuration that provides the user access to all areas of the fully functioning

Mini Beamer Transmitter And Receiver

Mini Beamer Transmitter & Receiver is designed to provide wireless switch access for individuals with physical and cognitive disabilities. The Mini Beamer Transmitter & Receiver includes a rechargeable battery, proximity sensor activation surface and an external switch jack. The proximity sensor of the Mini Beamer Transmitter will activate when an individual is within 10-millimeter of the activation surface. It requires the Mini Beamer, Original or SLAT receiver. The Mini Beamer receiver

Mini Fan

The Mini Fan is a switch adapted appliance designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. This small one-speed fan is equipped with a 1/8th-inch jack to enable single-switch operation (switch not included). This fan can also be use in training new switch users in cause-and-effect. POWER: Uses batteries.

Mini Relax

The Mini Relax is an environmental control unit designed to operate televisions, video cassette recorders, and other infrared operable devices. This scanning infrared transmitter controls the TV, VCR, or any other device that operates using infrared technology. The unit has the capacity to store up to six functions, such as changing channels and volume. Scanning provides auditory and visual feedback with adjustable scan speed and auto scan or hold scan. OPTIONS: Multiple-switch version. POWER: U

Mini-Mullion Proximity Reader (Model Sxf1050)

The Mini-Mullion Proximity Reader, model SXF1050, is a keyless door lock and security system. The system uses a credit card size command card, and does not require any contact between card and card reading sensor. The card does not have to be removed from wallet or purse to be read. The sensor is mounted on a mullion or narrow stile and has a reading range of up to 3 inches. The system has a tri-state LED visual indicator (red, green, amber) and provides audio feedback representing status and ac

Motivaid

MotivAid is an environmental control system designed for use by individuals with mobility, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities,blindness or low vision, or spinal cord injury. This personal-computer-based system facilitates phone and email communication and control of the home. Using wireless voice recognition, a touchscreen, auditory scanning, or other controls, users can make and answer phone calls; send or receive email; manage an appointments calendar; access news, weather and ot

Motorized Drape Controller Plc (Model 3142)

The Motorized Drape Controller PLC, model 3142, is an environmental control unit designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities, severe physical disabilities, and spinal cord injury. It works with any drape weighing up to 60 pounds, as well as vertical blinds and many horizontal blinds. Its automatic stops are user-adjustable to fully open, fully closed, and any point in-between. When power is applied, the unit moves the drapes from their current position to one limit position

New Bed Controller

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a customized adaptation of a bed controller for a person with quadriplegia. Upon receiving a new bed this individual find the new bed controller difficult to use. A controller was adapted from original toggle-style switches and an old control box similar to the device previously used by this individual. The existing cable between the bed and the new controller was built into the controller therefore a new cable was needed for the adapted device. First a cab

Night Call Switch.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Switch suspended over the bed within easy reach to enable a severely disabled person to summon assistance. Extension of a call switch made with a plastic towel holder and cord. Includes drawing. COMMENTS: For information contact: Dr Elmer Hoyer, Cerebral Palsy Research Foundation of Kansas Rehabilitation Engineering Center, 2021 North Old Manor, Wichita, Kansas 67208. SKILLS REQUIRED: Electronics. Assembly. AUTHOR: Call, G; Hoyer, E TITLE: Problem Solv

On / Off Remote Switch

On/Off Remote Switch is a system consisting of a small hand-held transmitter unit with a button on top and a receiver unit that plugs into a wall outlet. The appliance to be controlled is plugged into the receiver, and the user can turn it on and off at a distance of up to 50 feet by pressing the button on the transmitter unit. Three different frequencies of receivers with corresponding transmitters are available: a lamp model (750 watts max.), an appliance model (1800 watts max.), and a motor a

Pass Panic Alarm Signaling Switch

The Pass Panic Alarm Signaling Switch is a call signal designed for use by seniors or individuals with neurological, mobility, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This device is designed to be installed where people need to signal for help or assistance. It consists of a press-at-any-point switch strip that can be operated by the touch of a finger, hand, elbow or arm. This switch can be used in hospitals, residential care facilities or public buildings.

Patient Sentinel (Model 3130)

A signaling device to call for attendant assistance. when activated it emits a pulsing electronic tone designed to be effective in moderately noisy envirnments. Three operating modes. In two of these modes the user turns the Sentinel both on and off. The third mode permits the user to turn the Sentinel on, but requires an attendant to turn it off. Powered by an internal 9 volt battery. A flashing light on front of unit indicates when battery needs replacement. May be operated by an independent s

Pilot One

The Pilot One is a voice controlled Environmental Control Unit (ECU) designed for use by individuals with limited mobility due to Multiple Sclerosis, Spinal Cord Injuries or Strokes. Pilot One controls any infrared (IR) device in the home or facility, including TV, cable, satellite, DVD, and new technology remotes such as Roku and Apple TV. Features include, pre-programmed menu structure, IR and X-10 interfaces, voice training with no computer required, graphic display, auditory and visual feedb

Pilot Pro

Pilot Pro is designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury, multiple sclerosis or severe physical disabilities. It allows spoken commands for remote control of numerous devices in multiple environments. Users can control a television, telephone, lights, door systems, and more with simple, intuitive commands like, "TV... On" or "Channel... Up". Pilot Pro is portable and programmable, meeting the needs of users at home, in the office, or within a healthcare facility. It is designed to be

Pocketmate Switch Scanning Ecu

PocketMate Switch Scanning ECU is a portable 4.5" x 3" single or dual switch scanning environmental control unit (ECU). PocketMate can be controlled by one or two ability switches. By using two switches, the user is able to navigate through options more quickly by using one switch to navigate and the other to select. PocketMate Switch Scanning ECU also provides both auditory and visual feedback making it usable for a variety of situations. This powerful, compact ECU can control over 256 function

Portable Alarm (Model Pa-1)

The PA-1 Portable Alarm is an alarm unit intended for use with the "E-Z Call" (by Med Labs, see entry) nurse call switch where a central call system is not available. When the is switch plugged in the PA-1 is activated. The PA-1 emits a shrill whistle, similar to a tea kettle. POWER: 9V battery.

Possum Compact

The Possum Compact is a remote environmental control unit designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities, severe physical disabilities, or spinal cord injury. This unit's programmable menu functions allow remote control of household electrical appliances and security and access systems. Although most functions are controlled via infrared, a radio transmitter is also provided for emergency functions such as triggering an alarm, pager, or door opener. All programmed functions can be vi

Possum Freeway (Model Hc2000B)

The Possum Freeway, model HC2000B, is a portable environmental control unit designed for use by individuals with mobility or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This unit provides simple remote control of domestic appliances such as TV, video, stereo, lights, lamps, power sockets, alarms, intercoms, door, window and curtain openers, loud speaking telephones, and pagers. The unit has a large backlit scanning display with the option of icons or text. Functions can be changed by slo

Powerhouse Home

The Powerhouse Home is an environmental control system designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury, severe physical disabilities, or upper extremity disabilities. This system enables the user to control an unlimited number of lights, appliances, heating and cooling systems, infrared devices (home entertainment components), electric beds, home security systems, X10 devices, and countless other devices by voice command. One device or groups of devices can be controlled with a single co

Powerhouse Roommate Plus

The Powerhouse Roommate Plus is an environmental control unit designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury, severe physical disabilities, or upper extremity disabilities. This system enables the user to control virtually unlimited X-10 devices and infrared devices (home entertainment components) in a single room by voice command. No voice training is required as the sytem is speaker independent. The system also offers the ability to use the included wireless telephone headset as a mic

Powerlinc Ii

PowerLinc II is an evironmental control unit designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities and spinal cord injury. When attached to a personal computer serial port, this unit can be used to send and receive X10 commands, including advanced extended codes, using ASCII. It can also be used to send X10 commands using the original TW523 protocol, but the TW523 protocol cannot receive extended X10 codes. The unit also provides 12 volts direct current (DC) power for applications. A

Primo! Touchscreen Controller

Primo! Controller is a touchscreen environmental control module designed for use by individuals with mobility or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This module for controlling the home environment has a touch-sensitive, dynamic screen in an ergonomically styled, lightweight case. It holds up to 140 captured infrared codes as well as embedded Possum and Gewa codes in multiple menus. A library of 104 generic clear icons and text labels and 18 'get started’ device templates are inc

Ralph The Home Assistant

RALPH the Home Assistant is an environmental control unit designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury and severe physical disabilities. This computerized system automates a variety of home management tasks, enabling users to perform them by voice command or push-button access. The basic package includes a computer system, software, and nine controllers for wall switches, appliances, and lamps. Microphones, speakers, remote control and motion sensors, and actual configuration to be us

Reach

REACH (Remote Electronic Access & Control – Hands-Free) is an environmental control unit designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This system enables users to control dozens of products in the home by touching the screen, voice recognition, head mouse, or switch-scanning. For people for whom touch, voice, or head control are not options, the REACH system enables full control with slight movement of any body part. REACH scans

Receive Micro

Receive Micro is a designed for user’s who have difficulty using their hands and fingers to “touch” or “swipe” the screen on the Android tablet. The Receive Micro provides access to most tablets (e.g. Nexus, Sony, Motorola etc.) with micro-USB sockets. Not compatible with Android Tablets without a powered USB port such as the Kindle Fire. It provides wireless connection of any SimplyWorks transmitters (it-Switch, it-Roll, it-Stick, it-Keys) with a range in excess of 10 meters. The Receive Mic

Remote Control Outlet (Set Of 3)

The Remote Control Outlet (Set of 3) is a lighting control system designed for use by individuals with mobility or fine motor disabilities. This system is useful for operating small electrical appliances such as lamps, etc. for instant light at night, or where the electric plug socket is located in a difficult to reach place. It works on virtually any electrical device that can be plugged into a standard outlet. This set includes three plug-in receivers and two hand-held remote controls. With a

Safe-Laser System (Model Sls-100)

The Safe-laser System, model SLS-100, is an optical pointer and keyboard designed for use by individuals with severe physical or neurological disabilities, stroke, or spinal cord injury. The system includes the Safe-laser Keyboard, the uPoint safe-laser, a headband for wearing the laser, USB and audio cables, configuration software, and a charger. The specialized keyboard enables a person to access a computer through head movement when the laser is worn on the head. The laser can also allow the

Safeguard Personal Alert System

The Safeguard Personal Alert System is a call signal designed for use by individuals with mobility, communication, or severe physical disabilities or who are deaf or hard of hearing. The system is for at-home communication by users who require assistance for comfort, food, medication, or other non-emergency situations. This vibrating and chime call system includes a wireless pendant and a monitor which are as small as a credit card and can be used indoors and outdoors. The signal can transmit up

Scanning Ultra 4 (Model 34146)

The Scanning Ultra 4, model 34146, is an environmental control switch module designed to enable individuals with upper extremity disabilities to use four single switches (not included) or a single switch (not included) with scanning to operate up to four devices connected to the Ultra 4 Environmental Control System (see separate entry). This unit provides visual scanning feedback as well as an auditory beep for each activation. The unit can be mounted to suit the user's needs. POWER: Uses batter

Sicare Light Ii

The SiCare Light II is an environmental control unit designed for use by individuals with mobility or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This portable unit converts spoken commands into infrared (IR) signals to control devices such as television, telephone, lights, doors, and other IR and X-10 devices. The user can also enter commands though dual- or single-switch scanning. The unit has 15 pre-set command menus including television, bed, satellite, light, and device. Voice feedb

Signalling Device.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Signalling device, allowing a nonvocal person with limited hand and arm movement to signal for assistance. Can be activated using a headstick. Lists hardware needed and provides diagrams for constructing a signaling device, developed for use in a workshop. It can be made to activate both a full bell and a clatter signal. COMMENTS: For information contact: George Hardman, Vocational Education for the Handicapped, Stevens Point Area Public Schools, 1201

Silent Gliss

Silent Gliss Curtain Control is designed for use by individuals with limited physical mobility as a result of a spinal cord injury, stroke, Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) or Multiple Sclerosis.  Silent Gliss curtain control allows the remote opening and closing of existing curtains via the Silent Gliss infrared motorized track. Users are able to control amount of sunlight passing through the window with the press of a button or a blink of an eye.  The track is neat and discreet and will wor

Simplicity All-In-One Voice & Switch Activated Environmental Control Unit (Model 9164)

The Simplicity All-In-One (AIO) Voice & Switch Activated Environmental Control Unit model 9164, is an environmental control unit designed for use by individuals with mobility or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This unit operates through either voice or switch input, and has features from the Simplicity Switch and Simplicity Voice Environmental Control Units (see separate entries). It can be used to control lights, appliances, beds, infared remote control devices such as T

Simplicity Switch Activated Environmental Control Unit

The Simplicity Switch Activated Environmental Control Unit is an environmental control unit designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities, severe physical disabilities, or spinal cord injury. It enables users to control their environment with any switch, such as a pneumatic switch or button/key pads. The unit can be used with lights, appliances, bed controls, infrared remote controls, and for control of computer audio output. The unit also provides verbal feedback, calling out the s

Simplicity Voice Activated Environmental Control Unit (Model 9161)

The Simplicity Voice Activated Environmental Control Unit, model 9161, is an environmental control unit designed for use by individuals with mobility or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This unit operates through voice input and can be used to control lights, appliances, beds, infared remote control devices such as TVs or VCRs, and other devices such as nurse calls, door openers, and page turners. It can also be used to control a voice-input computer mouse or keyboard. POWER:

Simplyworks For Ipad

SimplyWorks for iPad is a Bluetooth Switch Interface designed for advanced switch users who wish to use the main features of Apple devices and access iBooks. It allows the users to access the home screen, adapted apps and iBooks. Icons or items on the home screen and within most main apps are scanned with a highlight box. Automatic scanning can be conducted with one, two or three switches. Step scanning can be achieved with four switches. There are four scanning speeds. Full access to iBooks req

Sleep Vip Transcend Travel Cpap (Sku 12Nst 100)

The SleepVIP Transcend Travel Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) machine is designed for use by individuals who live with sleep apnea. Small and portable. Universal Hose Adaptor. Portable battery-powered. Vibration-free blower As for compliance reporting, this CPAP system is email-capable. Apnea-Hypopnea Index (AHI) and leak detection. 13 months of data storage on device and downloadable onto Universal Series Bus (USB). E-mail address and prescription required for purchase. Operating pre

Smarthome Manager Plus Cd-Rom (Model 1132Cdp)

The Smarthome Manager Plus CD-ROM, model 1132CDP, is a environmental control and home automation program designed for use by individuals with physical or mobility disabilities. It includes a suite of software tools that allow the user to automate, manage, and monitor a home. When coupled with an interface device, such as the Smarthome PowerLinc Controller USB (not included), this software provides total home control. The user can set up time and conditional events for a room or the whole house.

Speak4Use

Speak4Use is an environmental control system and voice input and environmental control program designed for people who are blind or have low vision or who have mobility disabilities. It is designed to provide wireless voice control of a person's computer as well as environmental, communications and entertainment systems that are connected to the computer. After installing the Speak4Use (S4U) software on a computer, the user adds the S4U Environment Controller (included) which provides the voice

Superremote Home Automation Kit

The SuperRemote Home Automation Kit is a cordless remote control switch system for lights, television, VCR, and other appliances, designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. This three-piece home automation kit can control lights and appliances through an X10 remote control. The kit includes one Universal UltimateREMOTE (model UR19A), one Transceiver Module (model TM751), one Lamp Module (model LM465), and an instruction manual.

Switch Radio-Link

The Switch Radio-Link is a switch interface unit designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This interface allows wireless connection of switches to computers, communication aids, toys, environmental controls, and other devices. The interface enables switches to be operated from anywhere within 12 feet, even through obstacles such as people and furniture. It works with all personal computer (PC) switch software that uses a standard switch interface,

Switch-Adapted Call Chime (Model H-27)

The Switch-Adapted Cordless Call Chime, model H-27, is a call signal designed for use by individuals with communication or speech disabilities. This system has a receiver and two transmitters. Each transmitter has a different chime. The system has a 75-foot range (200 feet when in line-of-sight). POWER: Uses 3 triple-A and 3 C batteries (included).

Tape Recorder (Model 390, 390-8)

The Tape Recorder is an adapted cassette tape recorder designed to be operated by a switch for individuals with physical disabilities. It is ideal for voice or music and can be used with or without an external switch. POWER: The AC line cord has been removed for safety reasons so it can only be used with batteries.

Telecom 4000

Telecom 4000 is an emergency alert, call signal, or wandering patient system designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease or by seniors or individuals with disabilities who are at risk for medical emergencies. Used in conjunction with a wirless pendant transmitter, this automatic dialer enables the user to summon help by pressing a button. Used in conjunction with motion sensors, it can monitor activity in the residence and send an alarm when the resident has been inactive for either

Television (Model 452)

The Television is designed to be switch adaptable for individuals with physical disabilities. It is designed to safely interrupt the power supply so that the user does not have to use batteries. However, if portability is desired, the TV will operate from internal batteries. If no switch is added, the set will play like an unadapted set. When it is adapted with a switch, added circuitry allows the TV to stay on or off each time the switch is activated.

Thermostat Adaptation

"DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable people with low vision or who use wheelchairs to see where a thermostat is set. To adapt a round, dial-style thermostat, set the thermostat to a temperature that is normally comfortable. Put glue at the 12 o'clock and six o'clock positions on the thermostat and place the dowel on the glue so the top of the dowel is at the 12 o'clock position. Tape in place. When the glue dries, remove the tape. To further adapt the thermostat, put numbers on the wal

Thermostat Control Arm

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable an individual with upper extremity disabilities and who uses a wheelchair to adjust the thermostat in her apartment. A frame of copper tubing was already mounted on the wall near the thermostat in order to mount an Adjustable Telephone Support. The frame has spare space, and additional items can easily be attached to it using small, narrow hose clips. A new bracket, complete with a lever, was assembled and attached to the frame. The user is able get to

Thinking Home

Thinking Home 2 is a home automation program designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. It supports both PowerLinc V2 models, ActiveHome Pro (model CM-15A), and more than 100 other models of gadgets and scores of USB serial adapters. In many cases, it can store the user's schedule in a controller so devices can be operated without the computer. The system has built-in speech recognition for voice commands, and provides spoken announcements. A Setup Assista

Timing Switch

The Timing Switch is designed for automatically turning electric appliances or lights on and off.

Tobii S32 Scan

The Tobii S32 Scan is a direct selection or scanning communicator and environmental control unit designed for use by individuals with communication, speech, or severe physical disabilities and autism. The user plays pre-recorded, digitized speech messages through direct selection by touching pictures or symbols in a grid or scene. The S32 Scan also supports linear step scanning, row/column/row scanning and random scanning at eight speeds. The case is made of plastic with rubber edges. The unit

Tobii S32 Touch

The Tobii S32 Touch is a direct selection communicator and environmental control unit designed for use by individuals with communication, speech, or severe physical disabilities and autism. The user plays pre-recorded, digitized speech messages through direct selection by touching pictures or symbols in a grid or scene. The case is made of plastic with rubber edges. The unit comes with six grids (keyguards) with 1, 2, 4, 8, 16 or 32 keys. Up to 192 overlays can be recorded with over 60 hours of

Touch N Talk

Security system allows door to be answered through intercom at door using telephone at home, or remotely from telephones at other locations. Touch N Talk control switch is connected to your phone and to a speaker at your door. Easy installation directions included. Life time warranty.

Ultra 4L

The Ultra 4L is an environmental control switch module designed to allow individuals with limited hand movement or finger dexterity to operate the Ultra 4 Environmental Control System (see separate entry) using a mouth stick or head pointer. The unit has four control buttons, each a different color to correspond with the appropriate module. The unit can be mounted to suit the user's needs. POWER: Uses batteries (included). DIMENSIONS: 8.25 x 5 x 1.5 inches. WEIGHT: One pound. COLOR: Black with r

Ultra 4S (Model 34140)

The Ultra 4S, model 34140, is an environmental control switch module designed to enable individuals with limited range of hand movement or finger dexterity to operate the Ultra 4 Environmental Control System (see separate entry). This portable unit has four small, closely grouped control buttons, each a different color to correspond with the appropriate module. The buttons provide tactile feedback. The unit can be mounted to suit the user's needs. POWER: Uses batteries (included). DIMENSIONS: 4

Ultra One Receiver (Models 341131 & 34136)

The Ultra One Receiver is an environmental control switch designed to enable individulas with severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury to operate electrical appliances using Ultra One transmitters (see also separate entry). Designed for use with battery- or switch-adapted devices, this receiver is equipped with a 1/8-inch mono switch plug that connects to the device to be controlled. This non-latching receiver is color coded to receive the ultrasound signal from the corresponding trans

Ultra One Red Button Transmitter (Model 34130) & Ultra One Yellow Button Transmitter (Model 34135)

The Ultra One Red Button Transmitter, model 34130, and the Ultra One Yellow Button Transmitter, model 34135, are environmental control switches designed to enable individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury to operate electrical appliances. Once an appliance is connected to the corresponding Power Module (see also separate entry) or Ultra One Receiver (see also separate entry), pressing anywhere on the surface of this large button will activate the devi

Universal Tv Large Button Remote

The Universal TV Large Button Remote is a television remote designed for use by individuals with fine motor or upper extremity disabilities, or low vision. This large button remote can be operated with six buttons; on/off, channel up/down, volume up/down, and mute, and works with most brands of televisions. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 4.25 x 1.25 x 0.50 inches.

Universal Tv Remote Control

The Universal TV Remote Control is a television remote control designed to enable children and adults with upper extremity disabilities to operate television functions independently. This unit is equipped with separate rocking plate switches to control the on/off, volume, and channel up/channel down functions. This infrared unit is compatible with most remote-control televisions and cable boxes and includes easy-to-follow programming instructions. POWER: Uses three triple A batteries. DIMENSIONS

Video Sentry & Master Sentry

The Video Sentry and Master Sentry are closed circuit television security systems for homes and offices designed to allow the occupants to see who is at the door by means of a video display on a telephone console. This feature may be particularly useful to individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing, or who have speech disabilities and cannot use an intercom system. Cameras installed at the door(s) use infrared technology to capture images in bright daylight or complete darkness. These images are

Virtual Butler

The Virtual Butler is an environmental control unit designed for use by individuals with mobility or several physical disabilities. It is a computer server that connects to most home electronics and is compatible with nearly all existing home automation and security systems. It alerts the user whenever there is a change in the environment, such as an arriving guest, departing car, or opened pool gate. The "butler" appears as a face in a mirror and speaks through the home speaker system, disappea

Visually Impaired Programmable Talking Thermostat (Model Vip 1000)

The Visually Impaired Programmable Talking Thermostat, model VIP 1000, is a voice output thermostat designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This programmable thermostat has voice output to guide the user through set-up and temperature options. It also includes a display with oversized LCD (liquid crystal display) characters. Verbal guidance is provided for every step of the programming process. Dirty filter and low battery warnings and temperature and settings reports a

Vivo! Controller

The Vivo! Controller is an environmental control unit designed for use by individuals with mobility or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This wheelchair-mountable unit is configurable to control the environment, make telephone calls, answer and unlock the door, or contact caregivers. It has more than 1,000 functions, and can operate as a remote control with infrared or radio control output, or as a wired switch control with one or two switch scanning methods. It has a full colo

Voiceir Environmental Voice Controller

The VoiceIR Infrared Environmental Voice Controller is a voice input remote environmental control designed for use by individuals with mobility, neurological, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This unit allows the user to voice control a TV, DVD, stereo, or any device controlled with an infrared remote, with options and accessories to control lights, electric bed, landline telephone, cell phone, thermostat, air-conditioner, space heater, ceiling fan, or power door opener. Th

Wafer Switch (Model 50180)

The Wafer Switch, model 50180, is a touch switch designed with five membrane switches in one low-profile housing designed for use by individuals with gross motor skill use and a large range of motion. This switch is a multiple switch used to control any device that requires five single switches for operation, such a as a wheelchair or a communication aid. It may also be used to control up to five separate devices which are operated with a single switch. This switch has five large, slightly reces

Wemo

WeMo is an environmental control and home automation program designed for use by people with cognitive or memory disabilities or parents or caregivers of adults or children with developmental or other disabilities that may result in their failing to turn lights or appliances on or off. This application (or app) allows a person to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to control remotely any number of lights, appliances, and other devices in their house that is plugged into a WeMo Switch (see s

Wemo Switch

The WeMo Switch is a remote control switch and an environmental control unit designed for use by people with cognitive or memory disabilities or parents or caregivers of adults or children with developmental or other disabilities that may result in their failing to turn lights or appliances on or off. This switch is designed to be used with the WeMo app (see separate entry) which connects to the WeMo Switch though a WiFi network in the user's home. A home WiFi network is required for operation.

Wireless Pal Pad

The Wireless Pal Pad is an environmental control unit designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or fine motor disabilities. This unit enables the user to control remotely an alternating current (AC) appliance when used along with an X-10 transceiver module (included). It is slim and lightweight for uncomplicated mounting. The Wireless Pal Pad utilizes radio frequency so activation to take place within a 25-foot range without direct line-of-sight. The Wi

Wireless Remote Control System (Model Rc5000)

The RC5000 Wireless Remote Control System is a radio-operated appliance control system. The RC5000 broadcasts a signal strong enough that the user can operate appliances (turn on lights, for instance) even from outside the house. The user presses a button on a hand-held transmitter. This transmitter broadcasts to a transceiver (transmitter/receiver) unit which has an electrical device plugged into it. This one device can be turned on or off, plus up to eight additional X-10 appliance control mod

Wireless Tv Remote (Model 1521)

The Wireless TV Remote, model 1521, is a television remote control designed for use by individuals with fine motor, neurological, or upper extremity disabilities. This oversized wireless TV remote control features a large striking area with large push buttons. The buttons are labeled with words and symbols for Channel, Sound and On/Off functions. The remote uses infrared technology compatible with most remote-controlled TVs. Five input jacks allow the user to control the remote with an external

X-10 Powerflash Interface (Model Pf284)

Burglar alarm interface. Connects to standard burglar alarm. When set off will flash lights or blast stereo or television to frighten intruder. Must be used in combination with X-10 modules.

X-10 Powerhouse System

X-10 Powerhouse System (formerly called X-10 System and BSR X-10 System) is a flexible remote appliance control system. A central control panel is plugged into a wall socket, and the desired appliances are plugged into appliance control modules around the house. The user selects which appliance he wants controlled on the central control panel, and a signal is broadcast through the house wiring to the appropriate control module. The module then turns the appliance on, off, up, down, etc. Many dif

X-10 Thermostat Setback Controller (Model Th2807)

Thermostat controller for use with The Thermostat Set-Back Controller, model TH2807, is an electronic thermostat controller that allows the user to automate and control all the thermostats in the house, making it possible to schedule heating or air conditioning to turn on only for the hours when it is needed.

X-10 Wall Receptacle Module (Model Sr227)

Wall receptacle module for use with X-10 Control Consoles. Replaces existing wall receptacles, two 3 prong outlets, one controlled, one a regular outlet. Allows lights and appliances to be turned on/off from anywhere inside or outside of the house.

X10 2-Way Appliance Module (Model Am14A)

The X10 2-Way Appliance Module, model AM14A, is an environmental control interface module designed for use by individuals with mobility or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This module allows remote control of appliances such as fans, air-conditioners, dehumidifiers, coffee pots, stereos, and TVs, and enables the user to determine automatically which X10-controlled appliances are turned on and which are turned off. The module is designed for use with X10-compatible computer int

X10 Appliance Module (Models Am486-Ha & Am466-Ha)

The X10 Appliance Module, models AM486-HA and AM466-HA, is an environmental control switch module designed for use by individuals with physical disabilities. This module allows appliances such as fans, air-conditioners, dehumidifiers, coffee pots, stereos, and TVs to be controlled by any X10 programmable, wireless, or telephone controller, in conjunction with transceiver module. Model AM486-HA is for 2-pin appliances and AM466-HA is for 3-pin grounded appliances. POWER: Uses household current.

X10 Lamp Module (Model Lm465)

The X10 Lamp Module, model LM465, is a lamp module designed to control incandescent lamps by a switch for individuals with physical disabilities. This lamp module responds to X-10 (sold separately) command signals which originate for environmental control units and other rmote controls. It plugs into an AC outlet and allows the user to dim and brighten lights.

X10 Maxi Controller (Model Sc503)

The X10 Maxi Controller, model SC503, is an environmental control unit console designed to control up to 16 lights and appliances connected to X-10 modules and plugged into electrical outlets. Signals are transmitted over house wiring from the control console. The unit features push button operation, keys for dimming lights and for turning all lights on or all units off with one switch. The unit can be used with X-10 Thermostat Set-back Controller for heat and air conditioning.

X10 Minitimer (Model Mt10A)

The X10 Minitimer, model MT10A, is an automatic timer for lights and appliances, designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities, severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This timer allows the user to program timed events for lights and appliances, such as making lights and appliances turn on and off at given times during the day. It can also be used as a remote to manually turn one or all light on or off with a single button. A schedule can be set for up to four lights and

X10 Universal Module (Model Um506)

The X10 Universal Module, model UM506, is an environmental control switch module designed to switch any low voltage load for individuals with physical disabilities. The module responds to X10 (sold separately) command signals which originate from environmental controls and other remote controls. This module uses isolated contacts to control such low voltage devices as sprinkler systems, drapery controls, garage door openers, and yard lighting. It can be set for momentary or sustained contact clo

X10 Wall Switch Module (Model Ws467)

The X10 Wall Switch Module, model WS467, is a lamp module designed to control indoor and outdoor lights through switches or environmental controls for individuals with physical disabilities. The module responds to X10 (sold separately) command signals which originate from environmental controls and other remote controls. This module replaces existing wall switch and installs like a regular dimmer. It can be dimmed and brightened.

Zingui

Zingui is a dynamic tool for augmentative communication designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive, learning or speech disabilities. Zingui allows users to make recordings and store them into message cells. It comes with ready-made vocabulary that can be personalized. The Zingui can be operated via touch screen, through one or two switches, a USB mouse or any other USB access method. Zingui Plus offers all the features of Zingui, but with added text-to-speech software featurin

 
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