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5100 Series Passive Telecoil

The 5100 Series Passive Telecoil is a loop hearing aid amplifier designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Coils have a polyurethane coating and are available with various electrical parameters and with solid or Litz wire leads in radial or axial lead configuration. DIMENSIONS: Avaiable with diameters from 1.2 to 3.21 millimeters and lengths from 3.57 to 8.89 millimeters.

7-128 Software Game Book

The 7-128 Software Game Book is a set of computer video games that are accessible to individuals with blindness, low vision, color blindness, deafness, or who have upper extremity disabilities. The Game Book and games are self-voicing and work with JAWS, ZoomText magnifier, Dragon NaturallySpeaking (not included; see separate entries). Additional accessibility features include options for Big Type and Windows high contrast settings. Videos are captioned. All controls are single keystroke amd all

Ab900 Amplified Answering Machine

The AB900 Amplified Answering Machine is a hearing aid compatible amplified answering machine designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Messages can be amplified as much as 40 decibels (dB) in volume, and played back at slower speeds to increase intelligibility. The controls feature a one-touch play and pause button, rotary controls for frequency tone and play back speed, and buttons to skip and repeat messages. The unit has 24 minutes of digital recording with flash memor

Abbreviated Profile Of Hearing Aid Benefit (Aphab) For Windows

The Abbreviated Profile of Hearing Aid Benefit (APHAB) For Windows is an auditory evaluation and hearing aid acoustic test system designed for use to assess how much an individual who is hard of hearing would benefit from a hearing aid. This system includes scoring and administration software for a 24-item self-assessment inventory in which individuals report the amount of trouble they are having with communication or noises in various everyday situations. Benefit is calculated by comparing the

Ableroad Application

AbleRoad is an Iphone or Ipad application designed for individuals with many types of disabilities who wish to know the accessibility of a location. AbleRoad allows the user to locate, rate and review accessible places near them. Rate accessibility of locations based on categories such as Mobility, Hearing, Sight, Cognitive. Ratings and reviews appear in the app and on the AbleRoad.com website for the entire AbleRoad community in user's area to use.

Accessaphone Ip-Tty

The accessaphone IP-TTY is a computer-based text telephone (TT) designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing or who have communication disabilities. This telecommunication device for the deaf (TDD or TTY) is engineered to enable TTY communications using existing technology and most modern real- time text solutions with no analog lines required. This device supports hearing carry over (HCO) and voice carry over (vco) and includes a multi-line display and a recent calls list. Th

Accessaphone Total Conversation

accessaphone Total Conversation is computer based text telephone and videophone designed for use by individuals with hearing, vision, speech, cognitive, or mobility disabilities. This system features telephony with simultaneous video, text and audio and is compatible with Braille readers and uses standard session initiated protocol (SIP). For users who are deaf or hard of hearing, the system provides simultaneous video, text,and speech and supports real-time text. For users who have difficulty i

Accessible Entry System (Model Aes-2000)

The Accessible Entry System, model AES 2000, is a building entry system designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The system includes a large print and voice output tenant directory with both written and verbal operating instructions. The system's visual display uses half-inch high black characters against a back-lit green background. The system incorporates the etched tactile diamond shaped EZ Help system developed by the University of Wisconsin TRACE Center. Pressing th

Accessible Pedestrian System

The Accessible Pedestrian System is an audible and vibrating pedestrian signal system designed to make street crossing safer for individuals who are blind, deaf, hard of hearing, or who have low vision. The system consists of a driver unit and a push button unit. The driver unit provides all the necessary electronics to drive an audio tactile transducer, located in the push button unit, which creates audible and tactile walk and don't walk signals. The audible output of the push button has three

Accu-Life Dri-Eze Hearing Aid Dehumidifier

The Accu-Life Dri-Eze Hearing Aid Dehumidifier is a hearing aid accessory designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This hearing aid dryer is a container with a flip-top lid and a built-in desiccant lining. The container protects hearing aids when not in use while the desiccant removes damaging moisture.

Ada 121 Audio Visual Alert System

The ADA 121 Audio Visual Alert System is a flashing light and enhanced audible doorbell signal.This modular device enables people with visual and/or hearing impairments to be made aware of incoming telephone calls and/or when visitors to their residence are outside their front door and ringing the doorbell. Resident awareness is stimulated via a very loud piezoelectric buzzer and a flashing strobe light. The length of the sound emitted and the strobe flashing may be adjusted from 1 to 60 secon

Adapto Hearing Aid

Adapto is a programmable hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. It is available in four styles: Completely-In-the-Canal (CIC), In-the-Canal (ITC), In-the-Ear (ITE), and Behind-the-Ear (BTE). The CIC, ITC, and ITE hearing instruments are custom made for the user's ears. In BTE models the hearing instrument is held in place behind the ear with a custom made earmold. In Adapto CIC, all components are housed in a small case that fits far into the ear canal. The

Affinity 2.0 Hearing Aid Tester

The Affinity 2.0 Hearing Aid Tester is a hearing aid acoustic test system designed for use by audiologists and other hearing professionals. This unit interfaces with software modules on a laptop or desktop personal computer (PC), including modules for audiometry, real ear measurement, visible speech, and hearing aid testing. The unit can be used for hearing assessment, hearing aid fitting, and patient satisfaction assessment, depending on the software modules installed. The unit has all the spee

Aid-Grip

The AID-GRIP is a hearing aid accessory designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. It enables the user to securely attach open-ear or receiver-in-the-ear (RTE) devices onto the ear to stop movement behind the ear and to prevent loss. The AID-GRIP is made with a hypoallergenic double-adhesive cushion with a wing-shaped retention pad to secure the OTE device to the ear at three points. It comes in a resealable flip pack of 30.

Algo Newborn Hearing Screening System

The ALGO Newborn Screening System is an auditory evaluation system designed for use in evaluating hearing in newborns. This system screens both ears simultaneously. Colored, customizable graphical displays guide the user through the screening process, and the system provides automated, objective pass/refer results. Screening parameters are pre-set and standardized. An audio-visual tutorial provides tips on how to conduct screening. Device-based data management facilitates creation of statistical

Amara.org

AMARA is a computer programming software component that is designed for the deaf and/or hard of hearing. It adds captioning to and translates videos. For instance, if this platform is used with YouTube, videos would have captioning and/or translation added to them. It also works with Vimeo and HTML.5. Multiple viewers can help the producer of the video add subtitles and/or translations via a comments section. Has a flexible application Programming Interface (API), making videos and captions easi

Ameriphone Alertmaster Baby Sound Monitor (Model Ambx)

The Ameriphone AlertMaster Baby Sound Monitor, model AMBX, is designed to alert individuals with hearing disabilities to a baby cry. When placed near the baby, the device enables monitoring of the baby from any room in the house. POWER: Uses one 9-volt battery (included). WARRANTY: One year.

Ameriphone Amax Alertmaster Audio Alarm Monitor

The Ameriphone AMAX AlertMaster Audio Alarm Monitor is a wireless signal transmitter designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This device notifies users of a home audio alert, such as a timer or a fire, smoke or carbon monoxide detector. POWER: Uses a 9-volt battery (included). WARRANTY: One year.

Ameriphone Amdx Alertmaster Door Announcer (Model 01882)

The Ameriphone AMDX AlertMaster Door Announcer, model 01882, is a doorbell signal designed to alert individuals with hearing disabilities to the ringing of a doorbell or to a door intercom. When placed next to the existing doorbell, door chime, or intercom up to 80 feet away from the base unit, the device will alert the user when someone is at the door. POWER: Uses one 9-volt battery (included). WARRANTY: One year.

Ameriphone Ampxb Alertmaster Personal Tactile Signaler (Model 01886)

The Ameriphone AMPXB AlertMaster Personal Tactile Signaler, model 01886, is a tactile paging system designed for use by individuals who are deaf, deaf blind, or hard of hearing. This portable unit has a tactile pad that provides vibrating notice of any kind of alert from the AM6000 AlertMaster Notification System (not included; see separate entry). It can be worn or carried for notification of household events inside or outside the house, including remote areas.

Ameriphone Digital Cell Phone Compatible Combination Tty/vco (Model Q90D)

The Ameriphone Digital Cell Phone Compatible Combination TTY/VCO, model Q90D, is a portable text telephone or TT designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. It plugs into most cellular and cordless telephones and features a full-size keyboard with 68 keys. The large, high contrast two-line display tilts for optimal viewing, and backlighting is provided to make reading easier. The Dialogue LVD (see separate entry), a large visual display, can also be used with this model. Hi-

Ameriphone Diiip Text Telephone With Printer And Text Answering Machine (Model 79063)

The Ameriphone DIIIP Text Telephone with Printer and Text Answering Machine, model 79063, is a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD/TTY) designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing, or who have speech or communication disabilities. This TT device has a 51-key, full-size, PC-style keyboard that allows users to type ahead of the actual transmission; a bright LCD display; a high-speed printer with three print sizes; a text answering machine with two programmable personali

Ameriphone Voice Carry Over (Vco) Telephone

The Ameriphone Voice Carry Over (VCO) Telephone is a text telephone with voice carry over designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This single-line phone supports 45.5 and 50 baud TTY communication and has a built-in text answering machine. Incoming sounds can be amplified up to 26 decibels with adjustable tone control. The handset is hearing aid T-coil compatible. Other features include an adjustable volume ringer (up to 85 decibels); a visual ring indicator; and a progr

Ameriphone Wake Assure Super Bright Alarm Clock With Bed Shaker

The Ameriphone Wake Assure Super Bright Alarm Clock is a digital alarm clock designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The clock comes with a bed shaker and can be connected to a lamp to create a flashing alarm. An extra large display facilitates reading the time. The clock has an 85 decibel alarm with adjustable volume and tone control and an auto snooze feature. It includes a security timer that can turn a connected lamp on and off automatically. POWER: Uses standard hou

Amigo Classroom Fm System

The Amigo Classroom FM System is an FM amplication system designed to make classroom activities accessible to students who are deaf or hard of hearing. The system consists of an educational transmitter and a multi-channel receiver. Available teacher transmitters include the Amigo T20, which is body-worn and also serves as a programming and fitting unit through a special menu; the Amigo T21, which offers the same functions as the T20 with the addition of a built-in team teaching function; the Oti

Amplified Answering Machine With Slow Playback (Model Vm150)

The Amplified Answering Machine With Slow Playback, model VM150, is a hearing aid compatible amplified answering machine designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Messages can be amplified as much as 40 decibels (dB) in volume, and played back at slower speeds to increase intelligibility, while HDS (High Definition Sound) technology sharpens and clarifies words. Call Intercept allows the user to answer or pick up call and talk while the caller is recording a message. The u

Amplifyze TCL Pulse Bluetooth Vibrating Bed Shaker and Sound Alarm for iOS by Amplicom

Amplifyze TCL Pulse Bluetooth Vibrating Bed Shaker and Sound Alarm is designed for use by individuals who are hearing impaired, hard of hearing or deaf.  The TCL Pulse connects to your iPhone or iPad via Bluetooth and notifies you by vibration, loud alarm or both.   The app allows up to 10 alarms and allows the user to customize the vibration strength, alarm sound levels, patterns and snooze. The TCL Pulse can be used as a wake-up alarm, medication reminder, study timer or cooking timer.   It is

Animals From A To Z

Animals from A to Z is a language tutorial program designed for use with children with communication or hearing disabilities. This is a learning and practice interactive software program for learning vocabulary and concepts related to animals. Games include Petting Zoo; ABC See Me; Whom Am I?; Who Lives Here?; and Animals At Home. A Cue Index sorts names by beginning, middle or final phoneme, by spelling, by dictionary pronunciation, and animated cueing with viewer-controlled variable speed. All

Asl Dictionary

ASL Dictionary is a tablet and phone application designed to teach American Sign Language. Translate English into ASL, from A-Z, plus the entire numerical system, common English phrases, symbols and much more.

Asl Lite

ASL Lite is a sign language training program designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities and others desiring to learn American Sign Language. The program uses illustrations and instructions to teach the signs for 100 words. The words are categorized, and there is Quiz feature that shows an illustration of a sign and asks the user to select the correct word from a list. Users can track their progress by viewing a history of quiz results. COMPATIBILITY: For use with the Apple iPhone,

Asl Pro

ASL Pro is a sign language training program designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities and others desiring to learn American Sign Language. The program uses illustrations and instructions to teach the signs for 700 words. The words are categorized, and there is Quiz feature that shows an illustration of a sign and asks the user to select the correct word from a list. Users can track their progress by viewing a history of quiz results. COMPATIBILITY: For use with the Apple iPhone,

Asl Tales And Games For Kids 1: Woof Woof Way

ASL Tales and Games for Kids 1: Woof Woof Way is an American Sign Language (ASL) training program designed for use by children who are deaf or hard of hearing. This is the first in a CD-ROM series with stories that happen in the neighborhood of Paws, the signing dog. Each piece of software in the series contains three stories and 10 games. In addition to Paws, there is a central group of characters (neighborhood children), most of whom are deaf, hard of hearing, or multiply disabled, and represe

Asl Ultimate

ASL Ultimate is a sign language training program designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities and others desiring to learn American Sign Language. The program uses illustrations and instructions to teach the signs for 1400 words. The words are categorized, and there is Quiz feature that shows an illustration of a sign and asks the user to select the correct word from a list. Users can track their progress by viewing a history of quiz results. COMPATIBILITY: For use with the Apple iP

Audio-Kit Hearing Aid Cleaner

The Audio-Kit Hearing Aid Cleaner is a hearing aid cleaning kit designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The kit contains five tools built into a single ergonomic handle: a wax removal brush, wax removal pick, tube and vent cleaner, battery door opener, and battery replacement magnet. These tools are designed to work with all hearing aids.

Audiofox Tv Listening Device

The Audiofox TV Listening Device is a personal amplification system for television designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This wireless speaker system provides personal volume control without the use of headphones. The transmitter is connected to the television with the included AV cables. Sound is sent wirelessly from the transmitter to the speakers which are hung over the back of the user's chair on opposite sides to provide stereo sound. The system includes a transm

Audioscan Rm500 Sl

The AudioScan RM500 SL is a portable auditory evaluation and hearing aid acoustic test system designed for use in hearing aid fitting. Hearing is tested using the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) S 3.22 2003 standard test sequence. The unit has a fluorescent backlit color display, a built-in thermal line printer, and an integrated sound box. It comes in a cast aluminum case with a carrying handle. DIMENSIONS: 15.5 x 12.75 x 4.25 inches with a display measuring 12.1 inches diagonally.

Audisee

AudiSee is a communication aid for the deaf or people who are hard of hearing. This system enables students with deafness or who are hard of hearing to read their teacher's lips, regardless of the teacher's movements or the language of instruction. It also allows these students to maximize the use of their residual hearing by using their current FM systems. The system incorporates a lightweight, adjustable headset worn by the teacher that is equipped with a miniature camera and a microphone att

Auto-Select Tuning Personal Receiver (Model Pr-75)

The Auto-Select Tuning Personal Receiver, model PR-75, is an FM amplification system designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. When turned on by plugging its headphones into the audio output connector, this receiver automatically initiates the tuning sequence and makes decisions about the channel selection, tuning itself to the correct transmitter. If other transmissions need to be monitored, a manual, one-button tuning control causes the receiver to seek any other on-channel grou

Avant A2D+ Audiometer

The Avant A2D+ Audiometer is an auditory evaluation system designed for use by audiologists in hearing assessment. This compact PC-based, dual channel audiometer features integrated Quick SIN testing capability; air, bone and speech functions; earphones and TDH-39 headset; a patient response switch; and compatibility with NOAH, Sycle.Net, and TIMS. The unit connects to a personal computer via a USB connection. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible personal computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS:

Avant Polar Hit+

The Avant Polar HIT+ is a hearing aid acoustic test system designed for use by audiologists for fitting and evaluating hearing aids. It conducts a battery of selectable ANSI and IEC hearing aid tests inside an accoustically isolated chamber with a motor-driven rotating test pad that automatically generates directional polar plots. Measurements include directionality; OSPL 90; full on gain; reference test gain; frequency response; equivalent input noise; harmonic distortion; battery drain; input

Avant Rem Speech+

The Avant REM Speech+ is an auditory evaluation system designed for use by audiologists for hearing assessments. This live speech mapping system allows for monaural or simultaneous binaral measurements using the Sure-Probe microphone system. Features include simultaneous FFT dual probe measurement, adjustable ear loop microphones, color-coded ear indicators (blue for left and red for right), DSL and NAL-NL1 targets, hearing loss simulation for third party demonstrations, and compatibility with N

Awake Master Ii

The Awake Master II is a portable vibrating alarm clock designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The two-piece system includes an analog alarm clock with standard settings and a pillow vibrator. This clock can be used with either the vibrator or the melody alarm. POWER: Uses four double-A batteries (not included). DIMENSIONS: 7.75 x 3.75 x 1.5 inches. WARRANTY: One year.

Axio Hearing Aid (Model Im32)

The Axio Hearing Aid, model iM32, is a programmable hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This digital hearing aid can adjust instantly to different listening environments without feedback while filtering out background noise. It automatically adjusts to telephone, music, or television listening. It has voice status indicators for low battery and listening mode in male or female voices in a variety of languages, and can be programmed with audible voice or t

Baby Cry Signaler (Model Bc 400)

Baby Cry Signaler, model BC 400, is a sound monitor designed to alert parents with hearing disabilities to the sound of a baby crying. This wireless, portable system plugs into any alternating current (AC) outlet and can be adjusted for sensitivity. The system utilizes all sonic Alert remote receivers (a minimum of one required, but not included; see separate entry) which can be connected to a lamp or a vibrator to signal when the receiver is activated. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 1.5 x 3.75 x 2 inches.

Baby Sign Asl

Baby Sign ASL is a sign language training program designed for use by adults and children with hearing disabilities and others desiring to learn American Sign Language. The program uses video clips to teach 229 ASL signs, and it is intended for use with infants. The words or phrases can be viewed alphabetically or in categories, and there is quiz feature that shows a video clip of a sign and asks the user to select the correct word or phrase from a list. Users can also build a “Favorites” list f

Baby Sign Asl Lite

Baby Sign ASL Lite is a sign language training program designed for use by adults and children with hearing disabilities and others desiring to learn American Sign Language. The program uses video clips to teach 22 ASL signs, and it is intended for use with infants. The words or phrases can be viewed alphabetically or in categories, and there is quiz feature that shows a video clip of a sign and asks the user to select the correct word or phrase from a list. COMPATIBILITY: For use with the Apple

Baby Sign Language Basics Flash Cards

Baby Sign Language Basics Flash Cards are sign language flash cards designed for use in teaching sign language to babies and toddlers. The 50 American Sign Language (ASL) cards in this deck each have clear, brightly colored photographs on the front to hold the baby's attention. On the back of each card, photos and descriptions show the adult how the sign is done.

Baha System

The Baha System is a cochlear implant designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The system includes a titanium implant which is surgically implanted in the skull bone behind the ear; a sound processor; and an abutment that connects the sound processor directly to the implant in the bone. Direct (percutaneous) bone conduction may give improved access to sound when compared to traditional bone conductors because sound is not weakened when passing through the skin, muscle and

Balance

Balance is a digital hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This hearing aid uses environment-based programming, with seven preset scenarios (Universal, Noise, Telephone, Quiet, Classroom, Music, and Mute) and is is programmed based on the environments encountered most often by the user. Other features include adaptive noise reduction, increased speech to noise ratio, fixed and adaptive feedback cancellation, and configurable directionality. Styles include c

Base Station Transmitter (Model Bst-25/216)

The Base Station Transmitter, model BST-25/216, is a transmitter for an FM amplification system designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This transmitter may be used for personal cueing, for tour guide applications, and language interpretation, as well as for assistive listening applications, and is compatible with the PR-216 Personal Receiver (see separate entry). It has 57 user-selectable channels in the 216-217 megahertz (MHz) range, including 38 standard narrow-band channels

Base Station Transmitter Adapter (Model M-72)

The Base Station Transmitter Adapter is a transmitter for FM amplification systems designed to add flexibilty and variety to wireless sound transmission for individuals who are hearing disabled. This unit was designed to be used with the M-72 wireless microphone transmitter (see separate entry) which conveniently plugs into the back of the base station enabling the transmitter to operate in a permanent, AC powered installation, and if necessary, with an external antenna. The base station accepts

Basic Signing Flash Cards

Basic Signing Flash Cards are boxed sets of 100 color cards designed to teach basic signs to children who are deaf or hard of hearing. Three sets are available, each depicting the sign for a specific word. The Beginning Signing Primer set includes signs and vocabulary for colors, days, months, time, weather and family members. Both Set A and Set B of the Basic Signing Vocabulary decks include simple vocabulary words with their associated signs. DIMENSIONS: Cards are 4 x 6 inches.

Be By Resound

Be by ReSound is an in the ear hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Intended for individuals with mild to moderately severe hearing loss, this hearing aid has its microphone located in the upper part of the ear, which eliminates virtually all wind noise and improves sound quality. Open spaces allow air to travel into the ear, making the user's own voice sound more natural. Other features include 17-band WARP sound processing, NoiseTracker II noise reductio

Beethoven Phone

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of communication device to enable individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing to communicate directly with others. The Beethoven Phone is a keyboard communicator designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing who find it difficult to communicate with others through sign language and other people with communication disabilities. The Beethoven Phone allows the user to type in his or her message which is relayed to another per

Beginning Reading And Sign Language Video

The Beginning Reading and Sign Language video is a sign language training video designed to improve reading and signing skills for children who are deaf or hard of hearing. This video teaches children how to sign, read, print, and pronounce 124 words. Signs are demonstrated in American Sign Language with the English word printed on the screen along with a film clip of the object itself, such as footage of animals at a zoo. The video comes with a list of words in the order they are presented so u

Binaural FM System with Handheld Microphone

This Binaural FM System with Handheld Microphone is a communication system designed for hard of hearing students to hear what their teacher is saying through wireless earphones. This FM System is comprised of a wireless microphone that the teacher wears, and tiny FM radio receivers that fit smoothly and discreetly onto a student's personal hearing aid(s). The teachers voice is picked up by the wireless microphone and sent wirelessly to the student's FM receivers. This received signal is then amp

British Sign Language / American Sign Language Translator

The British Sign Language / American Sign Language Translator is a sign language program designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard or hearing. This computer program translates any of 1,000 words between four languages: British Sign Language (video), American Sign Language (video), British English (text), and American English (text). When a word is typed in or chosen from a list, the translation appears in the other three languages.

Build-A-Sentence

Build-a-Sentence is a language tutorial program designed for use by children with developmental or learning disabilities, autism spectrum disorder, language disabilities, or hearing impairments, or adults with aphasia. This interactive program strengthens labelling of nouns, verbs, and objects and production of 2- and 3-part sentences. Features include graded levels of difficulty; use of high frequency everyday vocabulary; modification of vocabulary to suit user needs; practice nouns or pronouns

Call Alert

Call Alert is a telephone signal indicator designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. The device alerts the user to an incoming telephone call by flashing a lamp connected to it when the phone rings. The unit functions regardless of whether the lamp is switched on or off. Standard features include a long cord and a lamp control switch.

Caption Display (Models Cd-1500 & Cd-2000)

The Caption Display is a closed caption display system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. These remote captioning systems allow closed captioning to be displayed outside of the normal on-screen viewing area. ASCII characters from television, video tape, video disc, cable, and off-air sources are shown on a four-line light-emitting diode (LED) display. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): Model CD-1500 is 6 x 6 x 24 inches; model CD-2000 is 9 x 4.5 x 36.75 inches ; model CD-2500 is

Caption Display (Models Cd-2500-8, Cd-2500-8T, Cd-2500-12, Cd-2500-12T, & Cd-2500-15T)

The Caption Display is a closed caption display system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This is a remote captioning system that allows closed captioning to be displayed outside of the normal on-screen viewing area. The system presents all ASCII characters from television, video tape, video disc, cable, or off-air sources on a color thin film transistor (TFT) liquid crystal display (LCD) panel. Character height varies depending on display size. The system can be wa

CaptionMeNow

CaptionMeNow is captioning software for digital audio and video designed for use by Web designers to make their web content accessible to individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This automatic captioning system for Web site audio or video content creates a written transcript of existing audio or video content on demand, whenever a Web user selects the CaptionMeNow button. The program also automatically synchronizes the transcript with audio and reintegrates it into the appropriate multimedi

Carbon Monoxide Detectorstrobe & Carbon Monoxide Detector With Transmitter

The Carbon Monoxide Detector with Transmitter is designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. This 110-volt Macuro Gas Detector is adapted to enable a transmitter to be plugged into it. When the detector is activated, it will activate the transmitter to signal a personal receiver (not included; see separate entries for Silent Call receivers). The strobe unit will activate the included strobe light. WARRANTY: One year.

Cc Jr

Program for IBM PC or compatible, that enables one to write closed captioning and subtitling for programs recorded on videotape, using a special caption decoder that can communicate with the PC. System requirements are; IBM PC or campatible with monochrome display and 256k RAM, 360k disk drive and asynchronous adapter (serial port); IBM PC DOS 3.1 or higher; word processing program; two videocassette recorders; TV set or audio/video monitor; model DE-132 Character Generator Decoder from EEG Ente

Centra Hearing Aid

The Centra Hearing Aid is a behind the ear hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This sound smoothing, rechargeable, and water-resistant device suppresses transient noise for hearing comfort. Features includes 16-channel processing, data learning, data logging for service fittings, ear-to-ear wireless for more precise sound localization, synchronized volume and program settings, and feedback cancellation. Other features include speech and noise management

Centralalert Wireless Notification System (Model Ca360 [Ca-1001])

The CentralAlert Wireless Notification System, model CA360 [CA-1001], is a wireless signal system and sound monitor designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This is an all-in-one notification system for home use. It alerts the user to all the daily sounds in a home, such as alarm clock, door knocking, phone ringing, and alarm sound from audio alarms, warnings from motion detectors, and storm warning from NOAA radio (some functions require optional accessories). The Centra

Chatpack Desktop Sound Field System (Model Ta-1)

The ChatPack Desktop Sound Field System, model TA-1, is an FM amplification system designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This desktop system can be used in a classroom to increase the voice level of the teacher over background noise, or it can be used with a variety of audio sources such as a television, VCR, or DVD player. The system includes a ChatPack desktop speaker, a receiver, a transmitter, and a headset. The receiver provides a link between the wireless microphone tran

Chatter Phone (Model Pvc-C)

The Chatter Phone, model PVC-C, is a speech teaching device designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing or who have dysarthria, communication or speech disabilities. This personal voice enhancer provides articulation feedback. One end of the tube is placed next to the mouth as the user speaks, and the other end is placed next to the ear.

Claret

Claret is a programmable hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The hearing aid is available in open ear 312, open ear 10A, completely in canal, half shell/canal, full shell, and behind the ear styles. Features include a dynamic speech enhancement/noise reduction switch that processes millions of digital calculations per second to accent the sounds the user needs to hear most; adaptive feedback cancellation; enhanced taper control that smooths volume adjustm

Clarity Alertmaster Al10

The Clarity AlertMaster AL10 is an all-in-one signal system designed to alert individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing to environmental sounds. The system uses a flashing lamp, bed shaker, and a panel of lights to alert the user(s) to different sounds, including a telephone ring, a doorbell, audio alarm devices, an alarm clock, a baby cry, someone entering the home, and loud room noises such as a smoke detector. The system features a wireless receiver which can be purchased separately, a 3.5-

Clarity Alertmaster Al11

The Clarity AlertMaster AL11 is a signal system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This system alerts the user to telephone calls and the doorbell by flashing visual alert indicators. These large, brightly lit icons and lights are sized and positioned for visibility from all sides. The system can also flash a connected lamp with a built-in lamp flasher for additional notification. Flashing patterns and backlit icons on the unit help the user distinguish between even

Clarity Alertmaster Al12

The Clarity AlertMaster AL12 is a visual signal system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This product is an accessory for the Clarity AlertMaster AL10 or Clarity AlertMaster AL11 alert system (see separate entries). When connected, it provides flashing lamp and icon notification anywhere within 80 feet of the AlertMaster AL10 and AlertMaster AL11 base units. The system has six indicator lights for six alerting functions: phone, door, clock, sound, alarm, and motion

Clarity D714 Amplified Cordless Phone

The Clarity D714 Amplified Cordless Phone is a large button, cordless, amplifier telephone with speakerphone and answering machine, designed for use by individuals with vision, hearing, or mobility disabilities. This telephone amplifies incoming sound up to 40 decibels or 20 times louder than a standard home phone. It offers 4 tone settings to customize the user's listening experience. The handset utilizes DECT 6.0 technology for clear, interference-free communication that minimizes background n

Clearsounds Bed Shaker (Model Cs-Shk)

The ClearSounds Bed Shaker, model CS-SHK, is a bed vibrator designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This vibrating signal device alerts the user while asleep or in any situation where it is hard to hear an alarm or phone ring. It works with the ClearSounds 40XLC Amplified Phone with Caller ID and Speakerphone, CS-WS1 Wake & Shake Alarm Clock, and CS-CL1 Amplified Phone Ring Signaler (see separate entries). DIMENSIONS (WxD): 3.5 x 1.25 inches. The plug is 3.5 millimet

Clipboard Infoloop

The Clipboard InfoLoop is a loop amplification system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This versatile handheld induction loop system can provide assistance for hearing aid wearers in any situation through the hearing aid's telecoil (t-coil). No installation is required. The Clipboard InfoLoop resembles a standard clipboard and has a functional clip to attach paper for writing and display on the board. The unit incorporates a built-in microphone, amplifier and a lo

Closed Caption Decoder (Model V-7310)

The Closed Caption Decoder is a telecaption device designed to work with the television and video cassette recorder for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. It also works with laser disc player, cable converter and satellite system. The system is easy to install and simple to operate. The unit is small and lightweight. DIMENSIONS: (HxWxD) 1.5 x 6.5 x 6.25 inches. WEIGHT: 1.25 pounds.

Closed Caption Reader (Model V-7300)

The Closed Caption Reader, model 7300, is a telecaption decoder designed print words on a television screen for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing and for children who are learning to read. The Reader can be used as an affordable "electronic reading tutor" that lets students practice their reading skills at home and while watching TV. Young readers are able to see the story, hear the words, watch the words on the screen and understand the words in the context of the story. It lets child

Commandear

The CommandEar is a personal amplification system that can be used by individuals who are hard of hearing. This headset-style system can be used to hear sounds up to 100 yards away. The unit amplifies sound up to 40 decibels. The CommandEar's dual wind resistant microphones provide stereo sound in 360 degrees direction. A 3-band equalizer enables custom tone selection in the bass, mid-tone, and treble ranges. Tone adjustments can be made while the system is in use, allowing the user to turn down

Compact Tty/c

The Compact TTY is a pocket-sized telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD or TT). This device folds in half to fit in a purse, pocket, or briefcase so it is completely portable. The unit is equipped with an audio jack that enables the TTY unit to be connected to the cellular phone with the included cable. The unit is compatible with Motorola The unit is compatible with Motorola MicroTAC LITE XL, Motorola MicroTAC LITE II, and the Motorola StarTAC Series, and others. Standard features incl

Comprehensive Signed English Dictionary

The Comprehensive Signed English Dictionary is a sign language training book for individuals who are or who work with people who are hearing disabled. The 456-page book contains more than 3,100 signs, with each sign fully illustrated and accompanied by an explanation of how the sign is made. The American Manual Alphabet, numbers, and sign markers are located in the front of the book for easy reference. A general description of the Signed English System, its logic, and its use have been rewritten

Compu-Tty Ka300 Alarm Monitor System

The Compu-TTY KA300 Alarm Monitor System is an emergency alert system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This system connects all existing alarm devices in within a small, medium, or large building with a wireless link system. The system covers a broad area, manages up to 1,024 different codes, and displays up to three alarm channels. A bright strobe light, a loud speaker, and a strong bed shaker (all included)provide alerts at all times. Connect all existing alarm

Computer Fingers

Computer Fingers is an educational game program designed for use by children who are deaf or hard of hearing. The games enhance vocabulary and teach fingerspelling and phonics skills. In the Computer Game, players first explore the keyboard to see the relationship between upper and lower case letters, the manual alphabet, and cued letters, then choose a word to spell from three sets of 10 words each. Words come to life as they are spelled. In the Matchup Game, players match letters to handshapes

Con-Sign-Tration 1, 2, 3, & 4

Con-SIGN-tration 1, 2, 3, and 4 are memory improvement and sign language programs designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Each program comes on a CD-ROM that includes game programs that teach over 250 words in sign and English. Games can be played at two levels of difficulty. The program keeps score and randomizes every time it is played. Words are taught in 10 categories. In Con-SIGN-Tration, the categories are actions, numbers, time, food, colors, animals, people, oppo

Conference Table Microphone Adapter (Model Tm-10)

The Conference Table Microphone Adapter, model TM-10, is a microphone adapter for an FM amplification system, designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This device can be used with Comtek's Personal Assistive Listening System, model AT-216 (see separate entry). When the clip-on lapel microphone included with the AT-216 is inserted into this device, it is transformed into a table-top conference microphone that functions as an acoustically tailored "boundary-type" microphone. The re

Contacta Loop-Fsm

The Contacta Loop-FSM is a loop amplification system testing device designed for testing whether a loop amplification system is operational. This instrument takes single axis true-RMS measurements and accurately measures AC magnetic fields with a bandwidth of 45 to 10,000 Hertz. It measures sound levels between -60dB and +9dB. This Loop-FSM has a headphone jack so the user can listen to the loop system as he or she calibrates it, and its display has variable backlight. It can calibrate loop syst

Contacta Loop-Tsg

The Contacta Loop-TSG is a loop amplification testing device that generates test signal to calibrate an induction loop system used to provide information to people who use hearing aids through the hearing aid's telecoil (t-coil). It features simple one-button operation and balanced XLR output jack. The Loop-TSG outputs sine waves at 11 different frequencies and pink noise in 2 different bandwidths. It can be used with the Contacta Loop-FSM (see separate entry) to calibrate loop systems to meet t

Cpc-500 Voicecaptioner

The CPC-500 VoiceCaptioner is a captioning software system designed to convert speech into text for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This software is designed to work with a speech recognition program such as Dragon NaturallySpeaking or ViaVoice (not included, see separate entries). A computer is connected via a serial cable to a closed caption encoder that receives a video feed of the speaker. The speaker's words are automatically turned into captions. Captioning of multiple speaker

Crystaltone

The CrystalTone is a large button amplifier telephone designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This phone increases incoming voice volume volume up to 35 decibels(dB), enhances sound quality and enables the user to customize volume, tone, and hearing frequency. CrystalTone control eliminates background noise and enhances sound. The push-button volume control turns amplification on and off, enabling the phone to be used by those not requiring amplification; when the amplification

Crystaltone Ringer

The CrystalTone Ringer is a telephone signal amplifier designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The ring volume is adjustable up to 95 decibels (dB). The frequency is also adjustable, and the ring can be reset to one of four distinctive patterns. A light visually alerts the user to calls. The CrystalTone Ringer can be mounted on a wall or placed on a desk or table. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 4.1 x 6.4 x 1.5 inches. POWER: Uses power from telephone line. An optional AC adapter in

Cue That Word!

Cue That Word! is a cued speech auditory-visual sign language training program designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Beginning cuers learn to cue and cue-read, using all hand shapes and locations with over 200 colorfully-illustrated simple words. Cues can be viewed in speed-adjustable animation or in real-time video. The user can choose whether to practice words grouped by vowels or subjects, and whether to play in "learn" or "game" mode. In the Cue-Reading Game, playe

Dakota Hybrid Vibe Wrist Watch

The Dakota Hybrid Vibe Wrist Watch is a watch with audible and vibrating alarm designed for use by individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have low vision. This watch has up to four vibrating or audible alarms. Other features include dual analog and digital display; stainless steel casing with water resistant face; perpetual calendar, and a perforated leather band. COLOR: Available with black face with black strap or white face with brown strap.

Dees Stinger 90 (Model 196)

The Dees Stinger 90, model 196, is an auxiliary bell designed to provide sound enhancement and signaling of a ringing telephone for individuals who are deaf or hard or hearing. This unit is primarily for use in industrial environments or large open areas. It has a 3-position volume control and emits a 110 decibel ring. The device plugs into a standard telephone jack. POWER: Operates directly from Central Office power.

Destiny Series Hearing Aids

Destiny Series Hearing Aids are digital hearing aids designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Features include active feedback intercept, directional speech detection, automatic telephone response, BluWave signal processing, voice indicators for low battery, and diagnostic self check. Styles include behind-the-ear (BTE), which is available as an open fit hearing aid; mini behind-the-ear (mBTE); on-the-ear (OTE); receiver-in-the-canal (RIC); in-the-ear (ITE); in-the-canal

Dialogue Vco

The Dialogue VCO is a text telephone universally designed to be used by individuals with and without hearing disabilities. This phone features a hearing-aid compatible amplifier and automatic tone enhancement which amplifies the incoming voice up to 30 decibels. For people with severe hearing loss or who are deaf, Voice Carry Over (VCO) calls can be made through the local toll-free relay service. VCO enables the user speak in the normal fashion while displaying incoming messages as text on the s

Dialysis Machine Alarm

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable an individual with renal failure and a hearing disability to recognize and respond to an alarm when overnight dialysis treatment is disrupted. An individual with renal failure who is hard of hearing needed to be able to recognize and respond to an alarm if treatment was disrupted due to accidental disconnection of tubing or blocking of tubing. The audible alarm on the machine was of a frequency that the user could not hear. Four metal blocks were used to rai

Digital Display Loop (Models Dpf8-M300 & Dpf8-M71)

The Digital Display Loop, models DPF8-M300 and DPF8-M71, is a loop amplification system designed for use in retail establishments and medical facilities to provide access and information to hearing aid users through the hearing aid's T-coil. This above counter induction loop system combines the physical presence of the loop system with the ability to display still images or video for information or marketing purposes. It can be mounted on a wall or placed on a desk or counter. The system feature

Dino Asl Unisex Watch

The Dino ASL Unisex Watch is a low vision watch and ASL display watch designed for use by individuals with low vision and individuals who speak American Sign Language (ASL). This watch features an extra large face with bold black numbers displayed in American Sign Language symbols. Other features include a black stretch canvas strap with an adjustable touch-fastener. DIMENSIONS: The face is 2 inches in diameter.

Discovering Cued Speech Dvd / Workbook Set (Model Becv-D)

The Discovering Cued Speech DVD/Workbook Set, model BECV-D, a cued speech auditory-visual sign language training program designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing or have other communication or speech disabilities. Four instructors teach the system in ten lessons with a variety of activities. Parents, professionals, children and youth demonstrate the system in home and school settings. Fully verbatim open-captioned. The program provides an organized introduction to phonemes

Doorbell Signaler (Model Ds700) & Economical Doorbell Signaler (Model Ds70)

The Doorbell Signaler is a flashing light signal designed to alert individuals with hearing disabilities to the ringing of the doorbell. When a lamp is plugged into the unit, the lamp will flash four to five times each time the dorbell is pressed. Both models include the transmitter unit, wiring, and a doorbell, enabling them to be used in homes with or without an existing doorbell. Model DS700 also has the capability of transmitting to remote receivers (not included).WARRANTY: One year.

Doorknock 125 (Model K-Dk125)

The Doorknock 125, model K-DK125, is a doorbell signal system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This signal system has a large, bright LED indicator that flashes when someone knocks at the door. The system can also be used as a flashlight during a power outage. Other features include an on/off switch and brackets to hang the unit over the top of a door. A portable system, it can be used when traveling or in offices, dorms, or apartments. POWER: Uses a 9-volt batter

Duracell Easytab

Duracell EasyTab is a hearing aid battery designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing with arthritis or fine motor, grasping, or upper extremity disabilities. The battery has a long tab attached to it to make it easier for a user with arthritis or other grasping or upper extremity disability to hold, replace, or remove the battery. In addition, the lightweight packaging is designed to be easy to open. Batteries have Duralock Power Preserve Technology and are color-coded by si

E-Pill Vibrating Count Down Timer And Alarm

The E-Pill Vibrating Count Down Timer and Alarm is a vibrating medication reminder designed for persons who are deaf or hard of hearing. The device may also be useful to others who need to be reminded to take medications. Vibration (or a sound alarm) reminds the user to take medications on time. Vibrations are strong and last 60 seconds. The device fits in a purse, shirt pocket, or on a belt. Pressing the Start/Stop button twice resets the timer and starts the count down. The count down timer ca

Earscan Acoustic Impedance Pure Tone Audiometer

The Earscan Acoustic Impedance Pure Tone Audiometer is an auditory evaluation system designed for professional use with individuals with hearing disabilities. This unit can be purchased with tympanometry only or with optional ipsilateral acoustic reflex, manual audiometry and automatic audiometry. Options not originally purchased can be added later as requirements change. The unit is designed to be easy to operate and to provide quick, accurate, and repeatable results. After an exam is complete,

Earware Cell Phone Amplifier

Earware Cell Phone Amplifier is a telephone amplifier designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This amplifier compensates for a cell phone’s low volume output to overcome background noise or poor signal connections. It is a universal add-on accessory that can be used with any headset or hands-free earpiece to boost the output volume by 15 to 20 decibels. It is also hearing aid compatible for use with custom in-the-ear or in-the-canal hearing aids without feedback. OPTIONS: Comfor

Element Hearing Aid (Models Element 4, Element 8, & Element 16)

The Element Hearing Aid, models Element 4, Element 8, and Element 16, is a programmable hearing aid in a behind the ear (BTE) or in the ear (ITE)shell, designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The unit's microphones use directional and surround strategies to help focus on speech. Whistling feedback from the hearing instrument itself is automatically cancelled, and the unit adjusts automatically for loud wind and suppresses sudden, unsettling noises such as a door slam. Th

Embrace Stella Hearing Aid

The Embrace Stella is a digital behind the ear hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This hearing aid is intended for use by individuals with mild to severe hearing loss. The Stella uses receiver-in-canal (RIC) technology that provides natural sound quality without blocking the auditory canal. Its small housing is connected to the ear canal with a transparent tube. The Stella's sound technology includes feedback blocking; multi-channel speech detection and

Embrace+

The EMBRACE+ smart notification bracelet is a tactile and visual telephone signal for people who are deaf or hard of hearing. The EMBRACE+ will alert the user to incoming calls and other actions from an Apple iPhone or a smartphone powered by the Google Android system. This bracelet will flash or vibrate to alert the user to an incoming call or text. It can also be set to alert the user to event's o the phone's calendar or social media activity, such as postings on the user's Facebook page or Tw

Emotichair

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype device that allows individuals with hearing impairments or deafness get an emotional sense of what is going on during a captioned movie or T.V. show where themed music and suspenseful noises are used to create “emotion”. The Emotichair is basically a camping chair fitted with speakers that play at different frequencies, vibrating a person's upper back with high pitches and the bottom of a person's thighs with lower ranges. This allows use

Environmental Sound Simulator (Ess)

The Environmental Sound Simulator (ESS) is an auditory evaluation system designed for use with individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The kit includes a DVD with eight two-minute samples of varying listening environments (audio and color video). The DVD's video recordings include typical listening environments such as church distance listening, outdoor traffic, small groups, restaurants, listening in an automobile, and television viewing, with both male and female voices. The DVD comes wi

Epoq Hearing Aid

Epoq is a wireless hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. It is available in two open-fit designs with a shell that fits behind the ear and a receiver worn in the ear, and three custom in-the-ear styles: CIC (Completely In The Ear), ITC (In The Canal), and HS (Half Shell). Except for CIC models, these hearing aids have wireless ear-to-ear functionality allowing left and right hearing aids to communicate with each other to coordinate and adjust sound quality

Esteem Hearing Implant

The Esteem Hearing Implant is an implantable hearing aid designed for use by adults with moderate to severe sensorineural hearing loss. This fully implanted active middle ear hearing device has no external components nor is anything placed in the ear canal. It is completely waterproof, allowing the user to swim underwater, shower or exercise. The Esteem utilizes the natural structures of the outer ear, the ear canal, and the ear drum, without a speaker or an artificial microphone, avoiding backg

Et-100 Induction Loop Driver

The ET-100 Induction Loop Driver is a loop amplification system designed to improve sound transmission within a large meeting or conference room or in a home setting for hearing aid users. This amplifier can accept up to two 3-pin XLR inputs and one 3.5 millimeter input from microphones, stereo or public address systems, none of which are included. It also requires a loop cable (not included) to be installed in the system area, in which the ET-100's signal will be broadcast to any hearing aid th

Ety-Plugs & Babyblues High Fidelity Earplugs (Model Er-20)

ETY-Plugs and BabyBlues High Fidelity Earplugs, model ER-20, are ear protectors designed to prevent hearing loss in loud environments. These ready-fit earplugs reduce sound approximately 20 decibels at all frequencies. They replicate the ear's natural response, so sound quality is preserved and speech is clear and not muffled. The standard size fits most adults; BabyBlues are for individuals with smaller ear canals. The earplugs come with a carrying case and instructions. SIZES: Small (BabyBlues

Evas Dell Xtra Series Latitude Notebook

The EVAS Dell Xtra Series Latitude Notebook is a notebook computer designed for users who are blind, deaf, or hard of hearing, or who have learning disabilities, low vision, or physical disabilities. This is an adapted version of the Latitude D600 Pentium IV notebook computer from Dell. The computer comes fully supplied with peripherals and configured for a specific disability, including low vision, blindness, deafness, literacy disabilities, or physical disabilities. OPTIONS: Hard drive or memo

Evok

Evok is a programmable hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. It is available in receiver in canal, open ear, completely in canal, half shell/ canal, full shell, and behind the ear styles. All styles emphasize speech in challenging situations to make listening natural and comfortable. To improve understanding of speech in noise, the unit automatically switches to a directional microphone and simultaneously adjusts speech algorithms and comfort levels. Microp

Expected Consequences Of Hearing Aid Ownership (Echo)

Expected Consequences of Hearing Aid Ownership (ECHO) is a hearing aid assessment system designed to measure prefit expectations of prospective hearing aid users. It produces a global score and four subscales: Positive Effect, Service & Cost, Negative Features, and Personal Image. These scale scores can be compared with the range of scores representing realistic expectations for hearing aid use. The system can be used to examine unrealistic expectations a potential hearing aid user may have,

Ez Com Pro/c

The Ezcom Pro is a text telephone designed to be compatible with analog cellular phones. Because the device does not require acoustic cups, it offers a sleek profile and lightweight portability. The unit is equipped with an audio jack that enables the TTY unit to be connected to the cellular phone with the included cable. The unit is compatible with Motorola MicroTAC LITE XL, Motorola MicroTAC LITE II, and the Motorola StarTAC Series, and others. Standard features include direct dialing from th

Ezairo 5900 Series

The Ezairo 5900 series is a hearing aid processor designed for use in digital hearing aids. This processor is suited for behind the ear (BTE), mini-BTEs, in the ear (ITE), and completely in canal (CIC) hearing aids. Using its dynamic range of up to 110 decibels (dB), low system noise, and high precision signal processing, this processor can add enhanced performance to hearing aid devices, especially for mild hearing loss profiles demanding more natural sound. The processor's 24-bit dual core com

Ezcom Pro

The EZcom Pro is a text telephone designed to connect directly to a standard telephone line. Because the device does not require acoustic cups, it offers a sleek profile and lightweight portability. Standard features include direct dialing from the keyboard; Turbo Code for more natural conversations with interrupt capability; a two-line, 48-character display; programmable one-touch greeting to answer calls; a pre-programmed voice carryover request key; last number redial; go ahead (GA) and Stop

Fire Alarm Transmitter

The Fire Alarm Transmitter is an emergency alert system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Designed to be wired into a home or building, the triggering of the fire alarm causes the transmitter to signal any Silent Call Receiver (not included), causing it to vibrate and/or flash and illuminate the "FIRE" light. WARRANTY: Five years.

First Alert Smoke Detector (Model Sa100S)

The First Alert Smoke Detector, model SA100S, is a smoke alarm designed for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This detector features a bright 177 candela strobe light that flashes 60 times per minute to wake people who cannot hear audible alarms. Other standard features include a test button to check all detector and strobe functions and an 85 decibel audible alarm. This unit can be used independently or be interconnected with up to 11 identical units. POWER: This alarm is hardwired t

First Color Words

First Color Words is educational game software designed for use by children who are deaf or hard of hearing. It includes five game programs designed to teach ten basic colors and how to read and spell their names. One game program, the Rainbow Game, teaches the colors using American Sign Language, cued speech, fingerspelling, or speech. Live video is used for signing, cueing, and fingerspelling. The other four game programs (the Butterfly Game, the Cat Puzzle Game, the Star Game, and the Zebra G

Five Function Activity Center (Model 510)

The Five Function Activity Center, model 510, is a sensory busy box designed for somatosensory stimulation for individuals with physical, cognitive, or sensory disabilities. The five stations include a plate that vibrates when touched, a large plate that activates an AM/FM radio, a wooden roller that produces a buzzing sound when rotated, a pull-ball that turns on a music box, and a large plate that turns on a bright light. Stations are mounted on a sturdy plastic base. POWER: Uses two C batteri

Flashcards Deluxe

Flashcards deluxe are designed for individuals that use augmentative or alternative communication, as one of its features is text-to-speech or for those who need visual repetition to learn. The augmentative ways of communicating are a good way for people with learning disabilities to learn through repetition.Can be used offline as well. Create flashcards in a text editor or a spreadsheet, at Quizlet.com, or within the application. Can use a text editor or spreadsheet, to transfer flashcards into

Flashing Remote Doorbell

The Flashing Remote Doorbell is a flashing light signal designed to alert individuals with hearing disabilities to the ringing of the doorbell. Encased in a clock base with LED display, this remote doorbell features a flashing light and night-light settings in addition to 32 different musical chimes options. This unit also functions as a standard alarm clock and stopwatch and works up to 50 feet away from the doorbell. The unit comes with hanging hardware. POWER: Battery backup uses 4 AAA batter

Flying Friends Bumblebee Charm

The Flying Friends Bumblebee Charm is a hearing aid accessory designed for use by individuals who use behind-the-ear hearing aids. These charms can be attached to the tube connecting the case of a hearing aid located behind the ear and the earmold that fits in the ear. The charm is designed in the shape of a bumblebee with yellow crystals for eyes.

Fonix 7000 Hearing Aid Test System (Models 7000 & 7000/p)

The Fonix 7000 Hearing Aid Test System, models 7000 and 7000/P, is a hearing aid acoustic test system designed for use by audiologists. This system provides basic and advanced measurements of hearing aids through coupler tests. Model 7000/P also supports three real-ear testing methods: Insertion Gain, SPL-o-gram, and Visible Speech. The system is available with automated ANSI, IEC, or JIS test sequences, or a combination of these. The ANSI version includes ANSI 87, ANSI 92, ANSI 96, and ANSI 03,

Fonix Digital Hearing Evaluator (Models Fa-10 & Fa-12)

The Fonix Digital Hearing Evaluator, models FA-10 and FA-12, is an auditory evaluation system designed for use in hearing examinations. This digital audiometer has a hearing simulator that allows tested individuals to listen to up to four different frequency responses. Tests include Stenger, Alternate Binaural Loudness Balance (ABLB), Monaural Loudness Balance (MLB), and Short Increment Sensitivity Index (SISI). The unit has a built-in microphone. OPTIONS: Lightweight sound field speakers; stere

Fonix Fp35 Portable Hearing Aid Analyzer

The Fonix FP35 Portable Hearing Aid Analyzer is a hearing aid acoustic test system designed for use in audiological examinations. This unit tests the hearing aid to make sure that it is functioning properly. Each unit comes with one of the following automated test sequences: ANSI S3.22-1996, ANSI S3.22-2003,IEC 60118-7:1994, JIS:2000, or ISI. OPTIONS: NOAH real-ear measurement software module and integrated probe microphone, to verify the hearing aid fitting against fitting protocols such as DSL

Fonix Press & Go

Fonix Press & Go is a hearing aid acoustic test system designed for use by audiologists. This software automatically performs routine coupler measurements of hearing aids and FM systems. Test results for a hearing aid can be compared to previous results to see how the hearing aid has changed since the last test. A Test Wizard is included that walks the user through each step of hearing aid measurement.

Formant Booster

Formant Booster is a speech clarification program designed for use with digital hearing aids. This software focuses on recovering speech contrast that is lost through changes in the voice's dynamic range which result in spectral smearing that degrades the intelligibility of speech. The program combines two techniques restore the sharpness to smeared formants, which are frequency regions that determine the quality of a sound. First, it uses signal statistics to detect and analyze voiced speech as

Ge Amplified Corded Phone For Mild Hearing Loss With Large Buttons (Model 29568Ge1)

The Amplified Corded Phone for Mild Hearing Loss with Large Buttons, model 29568GE1, is an amplified large button telephone designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing or have low vision. This hearing aid compatible telephone includes a base speakerphone and a handset, both with volume control. It has an amplified ringer, one touch redial, and three speed dial buttons, and is desk or wall mountable. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 3.74 x 8.46 x 7.09 inches. WEIGHT: 1.74 pounds. COLOR: White. WAR

Gentex 7109Cs & 7109Csw

The Gentex 7109CS is a photoelectric single station smoke detector for use where audible and visual alarms are required. This model features a 90 decibel (db) solid state piezo signal and a strobe light with red "FIRE" lettering. The high intensity strobe is 177 candela rated and flashes 60 times per minute. Model 7109CS is designed for ceiling mounting and model 7109CSW is designed for wall mounting. Model 7109CS can be tandemly connected with up to five other detectors. POWER: Both models are

Gentex 710Cs & 710Csw

The Gentex 710CS is a photoelectric single station smoke detector for use where audible and visual alarms are required. This model features a 90 decibel (db) solid state piezo signal and a strobe light with red "FIRE" lettering. The 710CS may be placed in a main room with a remote receiver in another room. The strobe on the receiver will flash when the main detector flashes. It utilizes a pulsing LED light source and a photodiode sensor in a fully screened sensing chamber to detect smoke. The hi

Gentex 710Ls

The Gentex 710LS is a portable photoelectric smoke alarm with a nine foot linecord, a strobe light with red "FIRE" lettering and a 90db audible signal. Each detector has a nominal sensitivity of 2.5%; a three position test knob that tests the least sensitive and most sensitive smoke settings; and a solid state LED condition indicator. It utilizes a pulsing LED light source and a photodiode sensor in a fully screened sensing chamber to detect smoke. The high intensity strobe is 120 candela and fl

Gewatel 200 Phone

GewaTel 200 Phone is a loud speaking telephone designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing.Has built-in Infra-Red technology to allow users to make and receive telephone calls via a remote control. It can be programmed to accommodate the needs of multiple users. It has an auto replay facility and can store up to 50 numbers. The GewaTel has an external earpiece that can be used for privacy. There is an extra microphone that can be used for users with weak voices. The unit can be place

Good Vibrations Receiver

Good Vibrations (formerly Silent Call and Personal Alert) is a sound monitor system that alerts individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing to audio stimuli in the household. The user wears a small receiver unit that simultaneously vibrates in response to a signal from any of several transmitted signals. Transmitters are available for detecting: sound (such as a baby's cry), smoke in the house, telephone ringing, doorbell ringing, or a pager (each sold separately). The receiver features four lig

Halo

Halo™ is a hearing aid engineered to connect directly to the user’s iPhone®, iPad® and iPod touch® via the TruLink™ app. Halo and TruLink are designed to deliver personalization, while providing convenient control and effortless connectivity. Users can enjoy carefree communication and great sound quality when they use their iPhone for calls. The TruLink app lets users answer calls with the touch of a finger, then hear the entire conversation streamed directly into their Made for iPhone Hearing

Happy Birthday: A Beginner's Book Of Signs

Happy Birthday: A Beginner's Book of Signs, is a sign language training book designed for use by infants and toddlers who are deaf or hard of hearing. All the important words needed to help celebrate a birthday are here, including the numbers to help count the candles. Each page includes a photograph of the object and a drawing of the sign.

Hatis - Hearing Aid Telephone Interconnect System

HATIS, the Hearing Aid Telephone Interconnect System, is a telecommunication device for the deaf (text telephone or TTY) is designed to allow individuals with up to 93 percent hearing loss to directly benefit from telecommunication directly through their hearing aids. This adapting system will enable hearing aid users to experience voiced sound on landline and cellular phones. The system will work with most in-the-ear and behind-the-ear hearing aids with a T-coil or DIA port.

Hearing Helper Tour Guide System (Tgs Pro 720)

The Hearing Helper Tour Guide System, model TGS PRO 720, is an FM amplification system designed for use by people with hearing disabilities in tours of factories, museums, power plants, and zoos; in theme parks and tourist attractions; and on bus or walking tours. This system enables users to overcome background noise and distance from the guide, even in noisy surroundings. The tour guide wears a compact, body-pack transmitter and headset microphone. Listeners use portable receivers. The system

Hearing Point

The Hearing Point compact induction loop system is a loop amplification system designed to help individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing and use a hearing aid to hear audio input over background noise in public places such as museums, taxis, visitor centers, tourist attractions, train stations, subway stations, airports, ATMs, movie theaters, information kiosks, and conference rooms. Made of Self-Extinguishing PVC, the loop is designed to be mounted overhead for optimal performance but can al

Hearing Test Box For Use With Young Children

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable the hearing of very young children to be tested for range and degree of hearing loss. Designed to test children from seven months to three years of age, the test box is used in Visual Reinforcement Audiometry. This testing method involves teaching the child to turn his/her head when a special sound is heard and reinforcing this by showing a moving toy or puppet in a lighted window. Because the child enjoys the toy show, he/she will turn his/her head even if

Hearmore Ada Compliance Kit

The HearMore ADA Compliance Kit combines all the products required for hotels or hospitals to comply with Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. ADA accessibility guidlines require that rooms be equipped with assistive systems, including text telephones (TTY/TTD), a notification system, a telephone amplifier, a television closed-caption decoder, and a visual smoke detector. This portable all-in-one kit is lightweight and compact, easy to

Heavy Duty Bed Vibrator

The Heavy Duty Bed Vibrator is designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. Designed to be placed under the user's pillow, this device plugs into flashing alarm clocks equipped with a jack for a vibrator and is triggered in conjunction with the alarm. DIMENSIONS: 8.5 x 11 x 2.5 inches. WARRANTY: 90-day warranty.

Hitec Guest Room Case (Sets 1-4)

The HITEC Guest Room Case is a container holding a variety of products needed to comply with ADA standards for hotel guests who are deaf or hard of hearing. All components can be easily installed or removed by hotel or hospital personnel. Set 1 components include an AP-Q90D TTY, an SA-TR50 phone ring signaler, a CS-IL40 in-line amplifier, a GA-DB9 door knock alert signaler, a CS-WS1 clock with bed vibrator, a GT-SMOKE visual/audible smoke detector, and a US-DV1 telecaption decoder. Set 2 compone

Homesaver

The HomeSaver is a home emergency monitoring system designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities, hearing disabilities, and seniors. This multi-zone remote property monitor and controller allows users to remotely monitor and control systems from any telephone, anywhere. Also serving as a freeze alarm and a high or low temperature alarm, it can interface with and monitor temperature sensors, door switches, motion detectors, heating and cooling systems, freezers and refrigerated spac

I Can Cue 2

I Can Cue 2 is a visual sign language training software program designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This CD-ROM contains two programs that teach intermediate cueing techniques and build skills in reading cues. Each program features a speed-adjustable animated cuer and sequenced lessons for learning and self-testing. Cue Those Phrases! has lessons that focus on consonant blends and clusters, liaisons, taps, and flicks, emphasizing everyday, common phrases. Users can c

I Can Spell!

I Can Spell! is a vocabulary enhancement program and educational game software designed for use by children who are deaf or hard of hearing. This CD-ROM includes Word Scrambler and Word Speller game programs to help players build skills in spelling and vocabulary with over 475 words and pictures. Players can use the spelling lists provided or make a customized list using the included spelling editor. For persons who use Cued Speech, cues are available for each picture, and can be added for new w

I See What You Say Lip And Speech Reading Program

I See What You Say is a lip reading training program designed to teach speech reading skills to individuals who are hard of hearing, and those adjusting to cochlear implant. Features include practice for recognizing 12 speech sound positions in words and phrases presented in a comprehensive and clear format. Activities advance to sentences, practice in everyday situations, and brief stories. The program also includes evaluation of each individual’s own lip reading ability in both noisy and quiet

Iasl

iASL is a sign language training program and sign language dictionary designed for use by people with hearing disabilities and others desiring to learn American Sign Language. The program uses video of an ASL instructor to illustrate and teach over 5,800 ASL signs. The words or phrases can be viewed alphabetically or in categories. Users can also build a “Favorites” list for quick access to frequently used signs and use a search function to find words and phrases. iASL features a custom translat

IBM Viascribe

IBM ViaScribe is captioning software for digital audio and video, designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard or hearing. This software creates a written transcript of existing audio or video content, and automatically captions live audio content as it occurs. It can be used in classrooms, business meetings, and other situations in which presentations are made. The speaker spends approximately an hour creating a voice profile that helps the program learn his or her particular speech pat

Icommunicator

The iCommunicator is a communication aid for the deaf designed to enable individuals with hearing disabilities to communicate with hearing individuals without an interpreter. This computer-based system converts speech to text, speech to video sign language, speech to computer-generated voice, and text to computer-generated voice all in real time. Features include the ability to adjust the font size and text window display, the ability to adjust the signing speed and the size of the signing windo

Imini In-Ear Hearing Instrument

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a miniature auditory canal hearing device for individuals with hearing disabilities. Siemens has launched a new miniature auditory cancel hearing device (iMini) which is custom-made for each individual customer to fit perfectly within the cancel and is practically invisible from the outside. The custom fabrication process utilizes computer-assisted technology to determine how the individual components can be optimally arranged in the ind

Inbound And Outbound Tty/tdd Virtual Contact Center Systems

The Inbound and Outbound TTY/TDD Virtual Contact Center Systems are computer-based text telephone systems designed to enable customers who are deaf or hard of hearing to interact with service centers. To contact a service center that uses this system, a customer only needs to call the center's TTY number using a 45.5 baud device or a personal computer. The customer then receives a text-based welcome message and a list of service options from which to pick using a keyboard. When the customer choo

Induction Neck Loop (Model 1-07095-00)

The Induction Neck Loop, model 1-07095-00, is a hearing aid accessory designed for use by individuals who are deaf blind. This device helps hearing aid users who are blind or have low vision to understand voices on talking books and other cassette tapes. This audio accessory enables telecoil-equipped hearing aids to directly receive a signal from a cassette tape recorder/player with a 3.5-millimeter headphone jack, including those sold by the American Printing House for the Blind (see separate e

Instant Immersion American Sign Language

Instant Immersion American Sign Language is a sign language training CD-ROM designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This training CD-ROM uses the immersion method to teach beginners how to sign. It provides a foundation in basic principles before moving on to advanced skills. Users can view translations of manually typed words or phrases; find definitions or view corresponding signs in an English-ASL dictionary; or mouse-click objects to review their signs and receive au

Integrity V500

Integrity V500 is an auditory evaluation system designed for use to test the hearing of infants, young children, or hard-to-test adults. This unit generates high-definition ABR (Auditory Brainstem Response) results without sedation. Clinicians can perform auditory electrophysiological or otoacoustic emission assessment on patients from newborns to seniors. Pediatric patients can feed, speak, play, or wake up while being tested. Tests can be performed wirelessly. The unit fits unobtrusively on an

Inteo Digital Hearing Aid

Inteo is a programmable hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. During the fitting session, the hearing aid's Dynamic Integrator is profiled with information about the user's personal preferences and needs. In use, the Dynamic Integrator tailors sound to the user’s needs in a specific listening situation. Voices are detected in the user's surroundings so the user can hear them regardless of the sound environment and the location of the speaker. The hearing ai

Interact-As Communication Suite Consumer Edition

The Interact-AS Communication Suite is a captioning software program specifically designed for individuals with communication disabilities, and individuals who are Deaf, Hard-of-Hearing, and have difficulty writing/typing, speaking, and/or reading. Once the Interact-AS software is downloaded and installed in the user’s computer/laptop/tablet, the user can start receiving captions of what the other person is saying while he or she is saying it - all without an internet connection. The top portion

Interact-As Communication Suite Professional Edition

The Interact-AS Communication Suite is a captioning software program specifically designed for individuals with communication disabilities, and individuals who are Deaf, Hard-of-Hearing, and have difficulty writing/typing, speaking, and/or reading. Once the Interact-AS software is downloaded and installed in the user’s computer/laptop/tablet, the user can start receiving captions of what the other person is saying while he or she is saying it - all without an internet connection. The top portion

Interpretype

Interpretype, also known as ITY, is a communication aid designed for use by individuals with speech disabilities or who are deaf or hard of hearing. This communication aid consists of a pre-programmed laptop style computer unit that can display typed messages and send them to other devices or to a computer. Users can have a conversation by reading and typing. Each individual unit is configured to communicate directly with any personal computer with Windows utilizing Interpretype software. This a

Intuis Hearing Aid

The Intuis Hearing Aid is a behind the ear hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Designed for durability, this device comes in various models and custom behind-the-ear styles to fit many types of wearers. Features include noise reduction, basic directional microphone systems, phase cancellation feedback reduction, and four-channel signal processing for flexibility and easy fitting.

Ip-Relay

IP-Relay is a text telephone (TT) emulation program designed for people who are deaf or hard of hearing. It allows a person who cannot hear the incoming audio on a mobile phone to communicate with a hearing person by using the mobile phone as a text telephone. The user can use IP-Relay to place a call to a hearing person. The call is relayed through a certified IP-Relay operator. The user types his/her side of the conversation and the operator speaks that text to the call recipient. The call rec

Isign

iSign is a sign language training program and sign language dictionary designed for use by people with hearing disabilities and others desiring to learn American Sign Language. The program uses animated graphics to illustrate and teach 800 ASL signs. The words or phrases can be viewed alphabetically or in categories, and there is quiz feature that shows a video clip of a sign and asks the user to select the correct word or phrase from a list. Users can also build a “Favorites” list for quick acc

Isign Lite

iSign Lite is a sign language training program and sign language dictionary designed for use by people with hearing disabilities and others desiring to learn American Sign Language. The program uses animated graphics to illustrate and teach 25 ASL signs. The words or phrases can be viewed alphabetically or in categories. Users can also build a “Favorites” list for quick access to frequently used signs and use a search function to find words and phrases. COMPATIBILITY: For use with the Apple iPho

Ispeech Toddler Sign Language

iSpeech Toddler Sign Language is a sign language training program designed for use by children with hearing, learning or communication disabilities and others desiring to learn American Sign Language (ASL). The program comes with 2 volumes including 60 commonly used words. The program’s signs assist children with developmental delays or children who are too young to articulate words to communicate with the people around them. Other features include a detailed illustration of each sign; a definit

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

Jodi-Consumer Vac

The Jodi-Consumer Vac is a hearing aid cleaning device designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This compact unit removes wax in the hearing aid through vacuuming. Wax collects in a filter, which the manufacturer recommends replacing every six months for home use. A ball located behind the filter indicates the flow rate. POWER: Uses AC adapter (included). OPTIONS: Consumer needle; BTE needle; reamer. WARRANTY: One-year warranty for personal use; three-month warranty for p

Joy Of Signing Video Dictionary

The Joy of Signing Video Dictionary is the video format of the Joy of Signing Dictionary book. The video demonstrates handshapes for the manual alphabet as well as 1500 signs from American Sign Language. There is a video for Basic I, Basic II, and Basic III ($49.95 each), and all three can be purchased in a set ($395). PROGRAM LENGTH: 9 hours of program with model of sign, printed letter or word, actor's illustration and page number for easy location in text. FORMAT: 1/2 inch VHS tape. Also avai

Jumbo Key Amplified Telephone With 600 Times Amplification (Model Hd60)

The Jumbo Key Amplified Telephone with 600 Times Amplification, model HD60, is an amplified hearing aid-compatible telephone with visual ring indicator, designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The phone amplifies incoming sound to over 55 decibels (dB), making sound up to 600 times louder. Selectable Digital Tone Setting allows the user to boost and enhance the speech frequencies the user cannot hear well, improving the intelligibility of difficult to hear words. Digital

Jumbo Keyed Amplified Telephone With Voice Activated No-Touch Answering (Model Hd50Jv )

The Jumbo Keyed Amplified Telephone with Voice Activated No-Touch Answering, model HD50JV, is a voice activated large button amplifier telephone designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities or who are deaf or hard of hearing. The handset has up to 40 decibels (dB) of amplification. An "AMPLIFY" key remembers the handset volume setting. Sound can be adjusted with four digital tone control settings. Voice-activated answering enables the user to answer incoming calls without touching

Kidde Wireless Smoke Alarm System With Smoke Sounder

The Kidde Wireless Smoke Alarm System with SmokeSounder is a smoke alarm designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The system includes one or more wireless smoke detectors with standard 85-decibel alarm signals, plus SmokeSounder, which provides a voice alarm and a low-frequency beeping alarm signal. SmokeSounder does not detect smoke by itself, and must be used with a Kidde wireless smoke alarm / detector. It links with the Kidde wireless smoke alarm so that when the smok

Krown Alarm Monitoring System (Model Ka300)

The Krown Alarm Monitoring System, model KA300, is an emergency alert system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. During an emergency situation, this system uses a strobe light, a siren, and a bed shaker to alert individuals with hearing loss to existing audible warning devices designed for those without a hearing loss. The system connects up to three existing audible alarms, such as fire/smoke alarms, carbon monoxide alarms, home security systems, or weather alerts.

Krown Amplified Ringer 05 With Strobe Light (Model K-Ra05)

The Krown Amplified Ringer 05 with Strobe Light, model K-RA05, is a telephone signal indicator designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Intended for use in monitoring a telephone line for incoming calls, the unit has a bright flashing strobe light to alert the user that the phone is ringing. This signal indicator features a 120 decibel (dB) ringer operated by power from the telephone line. The built in strobe light has an on/off switch. POWER: Uses three double-A batterie

Krown Dual Vibrating Alarm Clock With Doorbell And Door Knock (Model Ka1000)

The Dual Alarm Clock with Doorbell and door Knock model KA1000, is a vibrating and flashing alarm clock, telephone signal amplifier, and doorbell signal designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This unit can alert the user either by sound, light, or bed shaker, and includes a built-in telephone ring signaler, wireless doorknock/doorbell transmitter, and built-in wireless receiver for Krown KA300 alarm monitor transmitters. The unit can be expanded into other rooms using K

Krown Phone Flasher (Model K-Pf200)

The Krown Phone Flasher, model K-PF200, is a flashing light telephone signal designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. The unit attaches to any modular phone jack. Its 180 degree dome cover spreads an ultra bright LED signal throughout the room to alert the user of an incoming call. It also works with most PBX systems and video phone equipment. POWER: Uses power from phone line. WEIGHT: 1 pound. WARRANTY: 1 year limited warranty.

Krown Remote Receiver (Model Ka1000Rr)

The Remote Receiver, model KA1000RR, is a flashing light signal indicator designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This receiver has 16 different flash patterns to aid in identifying multiple alerts such as a doorbell, telephone, videophone, and emergency alarms. It connects to a standard table lamp and power outlet in any room of the home, apartment or office. This device can be used with the following units: KA300TX Transmitter, KA1000DB/DR Door Signaler Transmitter, an

Krown Tactile Ring Signaler (Model K-Ttrs)

Krown Tactile Ring Signaler, model K-TTRS, is a tactile ring signaler designed for use by individuals who are deaf, deaf blind or hard of hearing. The system includes a wireless telephone transmitter and vibrating personal pager. This wireless system permits the user to receive signals from up to 80 feet away. Features include visual, audio and vibration alert indicators, a transmitter that plugs directly into a phone jack, and 1,024 household code combinations to prevent interference. POWER: Us

Krown Telephone Signaler (Model Ts-082)

The Krown Telephone Signaler, model TS-082, is a flashing light telephone signal designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This unit signals incoming calls by flashing a connected lamp on and off automatically even when the lamp is being used. The telephone ringer can be turned off with the ringer switch on the telephone signaler. This unit works with most videophones.

Lifesaver Carbon Monoxide Detector With Strobe

The Lifesaver Carbon Monoxide Detector with Strobe is designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. This detector features sensors with a 10-year life, an 85 decibel (dB) audible alarm, a 177-candela strobe which flashes 60 times per minute, a red detection warning light, a green power light, and a test/reset button. It also offers low level warning features. The device can be used as a single station or with up to 24 stations interconnected. POWER: Hardwired to the building electr

Link-It Array Microphone System (Models Er-72-G & Er-72-S)

The Link-it Array Microphone System is a personal amplification system designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This wireless assistive listening device can be worn in either the right or left ear to improve speech intelligibility in noisy situations. To use it, a BTE or ITE hearing aid with a built-in T-coil is inserted and switched to the T-coil-only position, with its volume control set for conversational speech. The device has a built-in connector for wired uses, including h

Logicom Ci Fm Receiver

The Logicom CI FM Receiver is an FM personal amplification system and cochlear implant accessory designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This small, lightweight unit lets cochlear implant users receive clear speech, without restricting physical activity. It is compatible with both ear-level and body worn processors, and connects directly to a processor via the auxiliary input. Direct connection improves signal to noise ratio and sound quality. It can also connect into a

Lyric

The Lyric is a programmable in the ear hearing aid designed for use by individuals with slight to moderately severe hearing loss, which may be sensorineural, conductive, or mixed as long as there are no contraindications. The hearing aid is placed entirely inside the ear canal by a trained hearing care professional. It is placed close to the eardrum and takes advantage of the ear's natural anatomy to minimize background noise and deliver natural sound quality. When placed properly in the ear can

Mac Os X Version 10.2 Jaguar

Mac OS X Jaguar is a computer operating system with built-in keyboard modification, mouse emulator, screen magnification, speech synthesizer, visual beep indicator, voice input, and voice output programs, designed for use by individuals who are blind, deaf or hard of hearing, or who have low vision or upper extremity disabilities. For users with low vision, this operating system provides a Zoom display option that uses the Quartz rendering and compositing engine to magnify the contents of the sc

Madsen Astera

MADSEN Astera is an auditory evaluation system designed for use by audiometric professionals to assess and measure hearing loss. The audiometer has a comprehensive battery of clinical tests, including ML, ABLB, SISI, Stenger, Tone Decay, Multiple Frequency Weber, Masking level difference (MLD), multiple tinnitus tests, and Lüscher/DLI (Difference Limen Intensity). Tests can be customized by individual user. The system integrates with the manufacturer's OTOsuite diagnostic and fitting software

Match Pix

Match Pix is educational game software designed for use by children who are deaf or hard of hearing. This program contains six games that teach children to read over 150 words important for beginning readers. Words are organized in fourteen player-selectable word groups such as animals, numbers, and colors, each with 10 or more words. Three games (Matchup, Tic Tac Toe, and Bingo) match pictures to printed words, while three other games present words by American Sign Language signs, fingerspellin

Medose Pediatric Vibrating Six Alarm Watch

The MeDose Pediatric Vibrating Six Alarm Watch is an audible and vibrating medication reminder designed for use by children who are deaf or hard of hearing or who have learning disabilities, and who take medication or injections for diabetes. This medication reminder is designed to look like a standard youth watch with a brightly colored Velcro strap. It shows the time, day, and date on a back-lit display with large digits. It also features a stopwatch and a timer. It can be set to vibrate or so

Mexican Sign Language/american Sign Language Translator

The Mexican Sign Language/American Sign Language Translator is a sign language program designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. With this program, translations can be obtained from ASL to MSL or vice versa by way of video clips showing actual signers. The sign language equivalents of almost 600 English and Spanish words can be identified in both ASL and MSL. The program can also be used to learn vocabulary from either language in both written and signed formats. COMPATIBL

Midland Weather Alert Radio With Silent Call Transmitter

The Midland Weather Radio with Silent Transmitter is an around-the-clock radio, in real time, that is designed for use by individuals who are deaf or have a hearing impairment, or those who have hearing loss. A Silent Call 318MHz transmitter is also included and works with any Silent Call Original Series receiver up to 100 feet away. This Silent Call Transmitter uses Specific Area Message Encoding (SAME) technology and has 7 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA) channels. Is Public

Minicom Iv

The Minicom IV is a text telephone (TT) or telecommunication device for the deaf (TDD). The device features an easy-touch 43-key, 4-row keyboard; a bright, tilted 20-character display; and a printer port for connecting to an external printer (not included). This text telephone also offers Turbo Code to provide greater user control over the speed and pace of conversations and an Auto ID feature to automatically notify parties being called that a text telephone is being used. POWER: Comes with an

Miniprint 225

The Miniprint 225 is a basic printing text telephones or telecommunication devices for the deaf. Both devices feature Turbo Code which enables a more natural conversational speed and interrupt capability. Features include Auto ID which alerts hearing people to an incoming TTY call, a built-in 24-character printer, three selectable print sizes, and a sticky key feature for single- handed typing. Other features include a computer- style keyboard with “GA" and "SK" keys and locator keys on the "hom

Miniprint 425

The Miniprint 425 is a basic printing text telephones or telecommunication devices for the deaf. Both devices feature Turbo Code, which enables more natural conversational speed and interrupt capabilities. Features include Auto ID, which notifies hearing persons of an incoming TTY calls; built in 24-character printers; three selectable print sizes; and a sticky key function for single-handed typing. Both models also feature direct connection, with two telephone jacks and a pre-programmed auto-an

Mobile Lorm Glove

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a communication device that allows individuals who are deaf and blind who use Lorm, a tactile signing language, communicate with each other via mobile technology. The prototype called, Mobile Lorm Glove, relies on Lorm. The bottom side of the glove has pressure sensors which translate Lorm into visual or audible forms of communication, such as text messages or speech over a mobile phone. The glove allows its wearer to receive text messag

Modified Att1738 Answering Machine

The Modified ATT1738 Answering Machine is a hearing aid compatible telephone answering machine designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This answering machine has been modified to accept different listening options that can provide cleaner sound to hearing aid users. The user can plug in headphones, silhouette, DAI or cochlear implant adapter cable, or a neckloop. The machine has 40 minutes of digital recording time and gives the number of minutes of recording time remain

Modular Ring Indicator Light (Model 20C-50)

The Modular Ring Indicator Light, model 20C-50, is a telephone signal indicator designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This telephone signal indicator lights when the telephone rings. COLOR: The light is amber.

Modular Telbel (Models Tb-591, Tb-592, & Tb-593)

The Modular Telbel is a telephone signal designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. These modular bells can be used as high-volume telephone ringers. Volume is 100 dBA (models TB-591 and TB-592) or 95 dBA (model TB-593) at 10 feet. The bells are motor driven and have a tamper resistant volume control and a weatherproof backbox for indoor/outdoor mounting. Model TB-592 is for phone systems with a programmed contact closure. POWER: Model TB-591 uses 38 to 60 volts direct current (VDC

Monet 300 / 500 Series Hearing Aids

Monet 300/500 Series Hearing Aids are digital hearing aids designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Available styles include receiver in canal, open ear 312, open ear 10A, completely in canal, half shell/canal, full shell, and behind the ear. Several models include Tri-Mode noise reduction for listening to music. This feature brings voices to the front and replicates the subtle nuances of stringed instruments with clarity, while handling the driving peaks associated with

Motiva Personal Fm System (Model Pfm 360)

The Motiva Personal FM System, model PFM 360, is a FM personal amplification system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The system can be used for TV or audio listening, conversing in a car or at a restaurant, or in group settings such as a classroom, where it maximizes a student's ability to hear and ensures that the speaker's message is heard clearly. The transmitter can be used to mix and broadcast a speaker´s voice plus an audio program simultaneously in one room

Mr. Bte Doll And Dehumidifier

Mr. BTE Doll and Dehumidifier is a doll designed for use by children who are deaf or hard of hearing. This doll looks like a hearing aid with a smiling face and comes with a built-in hearing aid dehumidifier. Hearing aids are inserted by unzipping the back of the doll's neck. Once inside, the hearing aid can be stored safely and kept dry.

My Vac Hearing Aid Vacuum

The My Vac Hearing Aid Vacuum is a hearing aid cleaning device designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. It has a miniature vacuum pump with an internal diaphragm to create enough suction to remove ear wax and debris from a hearing aid's sound outlet port. The extracted wax and debris are pumped through a replaceable needle tip and trapped in a replaceable filter. The unit comes with three needle tips. One of the needle tips is a little larger than the sound outlet opening

My Voice

-- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of an American Sign Language (ASL) translator that uses video to capture and then interpret a person's sign language movements. Students at the University of Houston designed a device called MyVoice, an ASL translator that uses a video camera to capture a person's sign language movements. MyVoice is a portable device that incorporates a microphone, speaker, soundboard, video camera, and monitor. The device has a stand on the back that folds

My-T Listening System

The My-T Listening System is a wireless loop amplification system for television designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing and who use hearing aids. This system provides sound reception from the television or other audio system for people who wear hearing aids fitted with a telecoil (or t-coil). The system consists of two main components: a transmitter that connects to the television or audio system and a receiver that is placed in close proximity to the hearing aid wearer.

Mycap Caption Decoder

The Mycap Caption Decoder is a telecaption decoder designed to print text on the screen for TV programs for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. It works with any ordinary VCR, cable, TV converter or satellite receiver system and can be used with any remote control. There are two channels provided for multilingual decoding capability and it is compact and lightweight. WARRANTY: One year limited.

Mycap Junior Caption Decoder

The Mycap Junior Caption Decoder is a portable, pocket-sized telecaption decoder designed to print text on the screen for TV programs for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This unit provides a transparent captioning background and can be connected to any television with an audio/video input jack in the back through a VCR, cable converter box, or satelite converter box using a single RCA video cable. DIMENSIONS: 3.5 x 3.5 x 1.25 inches. WEIGHT: 2.2 ounces. WARRANTY: One year.

Mytty

MyTTY is a text telephone (TT) emulation program designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This software enables a computer to function as a TTY using a voice modem, the type of modem usually included with a personal computer. It takes the 1400 Herz (Hz) and 1800 Hz tones that represent characters in the TTY Baudot code and changes them to readable characters. It also creates these tones and sends them out over the telephone line through the computer's voice modem. COMPATI

Nexcom 300 (Models 300Vi & 300Ve) & Nextalk For Windows

The Nexcom 300, models 300vi and 300ve, are universal modems designed for "text telephone" use and includes support for TTY calls and standard modem ASCII calls for individuals who are deaf and hard of hearing. The 300vi has an internal card modem and the 300ve has an external modem. The NexCom 300 features autodetection between standard modems, TTY's and Fax for incoming and outgoing calls. It allows standard modem and TTY call transfers, enabling a call to be put on hold and transferred to ano

Ngt Lite App

The Next Generation Text (NGT) Lite is an application designed to help individuals with hearing or speech impairments make phone calls across different devices while on the move. This app can be installed on a range of compatible internet connected devices, such as laptops, tablets, and smartphones. The NGT Lite works together with the home, office, or mobile phone and provides a text connection in parallel with the phone call users make through the NGT Service. This parallel connection uses the

Nl 100 Induction Neckloop For Powertel Series

The NL 100 Induction Neckloop for PowerTel Series is a small, portable induction loop amplification system designed to allow people who are hard of hearing who use hearing aids equipped with a “T” switch to hear incoming audio from an Amplicom PowerTel series telephone. The NL 100 fits around the user’s neck and connects to the telephone handset. The volume can be amplified up to 26 decibels (dB). The NL 100 has a battery status indicator light and an integrated microphone through which the use

Noah System

The NOAH System is a case management program designed for use by audiologists and other hearing care professionals. Developed by a consortium of over 80 hearing care companies worldwide, this program provides a unified system for performing client-related tasks. When a professional measures a client’s hearing loss, whether with audiograms, speech tests, or loudness scaling, results are passed automatically to the common database, for use by any of several fitting systems from other suppliers. Th

Noahlink

NOAHlink is a hearing aid programming interface designed for use by audiologists in fitting programmable hearing aids. This unit uses wireless Bluetooth technology to connect to a personal computer (PC) running a NOAH 3 hearing aid fitting module. The wireless Bluetooth connection allows the audiologist to perform fitting tasks up to 16 feet from the computer. The lightweight unit is worn around the neck of the individual being fitted. Hearing instrument cables move with the unit, allowing the i

Nokia Phone Adapter (Models Hda-9 & Hda-10)

The Nokia Phone Adapter, models HDA-9 and HDA-10, is a phone adapter designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The adapter allows individuals to use a text telephone (TT) or telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) with a Nokia telephone on wireless digital networks. It can be used only with compatible TT/TDD devices and headsets.

Notepager 32 & Notepager Pro

Notepager 32 and Notepager Pro are text messaging and paging programs designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Both programs enable users to send SMS (short messaging service) or text messages from a desktop computer to alphanumeric pagers and cell phones. Messages can be sent to an unlimited number of recipients on a single telecom provider or paging carrier. The length of text messages sent to cellular phones can be monitored so the user does not incur any "over" charge

Ntouch Mobile

ntouch Mobile is a video telephony program designed for use by people who are deaf or hard or hearing and use sign language to communicate. ntouch Mobile is designed to be used with the Sorenson Video Relay Service (SVRS). It allows the user to place and receive video relay calls via SVRS to people who have a regular telephone using their cell phone. This program also provides access to SVRS’s SignMail service that delivers messages in ASL using video recordings transmitted to the phone. ntouch

Ntouch Pc

ntouch PC is a video telephony program designed for use by people who are deaf or hard or hearing and use sign language to communicate. ntouch PCis designed to be used with the Sorenson Video Relay Service (SVRS). It allows the user to place and receive video relay calls via SVRS to people who have a regular telephone using their computer. The computer must have a built-in camera or a web cam added to the system. This program also provides access to SVRS’s SignMail service that delivers message

Once Upon A Sign Signed Storybooks

Once Upon a Sign Signed Storybooks are sign language training DVDs designed for use with children with hearing disabilities. These DVDs (each sold separately) focus on babies and their parents learning sign together. Each DVD includes live-action unvoiced signing embedded inside the image of each page of a classic children's book, vocabulary enhancement, and signing tips. The goal is to help youngsters easily make the print-to-ASL sign connection and stimulate an early love of literature while b

Opposites: A Beginner's Book Of Signs

Opposites: A Beginner's Book of Signs is a sign language training book designed for infants and toddlers who are deaf or hard of hearing. Seven different pairs of opposites are shown in this board book. Each page includes a photograph of an object and a drawing of the sign for it.

Optic Ear

Optic Ear is an eyeglass hearing aid designed for use by individuals with farsightedness and mild hearing loss. It consists of reading glasses in a light spectacle frame with a listening assistance device mounted in front of the slender temples. It is available as mono with one module in the right or left temple, or stereo with two modules, one in each temple. The hearing aid has one three-level switch (medium, high, off). The reading glasses are available with lenses in four diopter steps (+1.

Orderassist

OrderAssist is a call signal and communication aid for the deaf designed for use by restaurant and drive-through restaurant customers who are deaf or hard of hearing or who have speech or communication disabilities. At the drive-through, the customer reviews the menu board and then uses the included BigBell transmitter (see separate entry) to alert the staff with a tone signal that the customer will be pulling forward and ordering in an alternative way. OrderAssist includes customized forms and

Oticon Sumo Dm

Oticon Sumo DM is a programmable, behind the ear hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This digital hearing aid uses dynamic phase cancellation to prevent feedback related to body movements or dynamic acoustical situations, sending an out-of-phase counter signal at the same frequency. This removes the whistling without decreasing the level of gain or affecting the sound quality. To prevent whistling when the volume is turned up, the instrument sets maximum

Oticon Syncro

Oticon Syncro is a programmable behind the ear or in the ear hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Its Voice Priority Processing system uses artificial intelligence to focus on speech and filter out noise. Three systems work in parallel to monitor and analyze all critical acoustic parameters and determine which combination of settings will provide the optimum Voice-over-Noise ratio: Multi-band Directionality, TriState Noise Management, and Voice Aligned Com

Oval Window Portable Info-Loop Induction System With External Clip Mic

The Induction Loop System with External Clip Mic is a communication device designed for those individuals with t-coil hearing aids, cochlear implants and induction loop receivers. This product works best in one-on-one situations, i.e. customer service counters, information booths, meetings, vehicles, and personal use. Includes Alternative Current adapter/charger and choice of omni-directional microphone with 10ft cord OR counter-top microphone. Nominal range is 4-5 feet from the front of the uni

Pa5 Pediatric Audiometer

The PA5 Pediatric Audiometer is an auditory evaluation system designed for use by audiologists in evaluating the hearing of infants and young children. Operable with one hand, this unit provides variable stimuli for screening infants via auditory localization techniques. The two stimuli, light and sound, are controlled by silent buttons. Both stimuli can be presented simultaneously for visual reinforcement audiometry (VRA) by letting one finger touch both buttons. Two units can be used for the c

Patient-Link Wireless Patient Response System

The Wireless Patient Response System is a wireless handheld switch and receiver box designed for use with an auditory evaluation system by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The receiver box is plugged into the audiometer (where the corded response switch would be plugged in). The user can then give responses via the wireless remote handheld unit, making the system more accessible to individuals who use a wheelchair or walker. A red LED on the handheld unit provides immediate feedback

Paws Signs Stories

Paws Signs Stories is an American Sign Language (ASL) training program designed for use by children who are deaf or hard of hearing. It consists of a computer software CD-ROM with five stories and 15 educational games (three for each story). The stories are designed to teach early ASL skills, including visual discrimination, facial expression, sign location, and signs accompanied by movement (classifiers). The stories use repetition, patterned language, and predictable structure to encourage ear

Payphone Tty (Model: K-Pptty)

The Payphone TTY is a pay telephone device for the deaf (TDD)designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing or who have speech disabilities. This low profile TTY may be mounted on an existing pay phone. Available with or without a cabinet, this high-tech, stainless steel unit consists of a vandal-proof, sealed keyboard (to resist spilled liquids); a bright, 16-character display screen; a call progress indicator. This direct-connect TTY is hard-wired through the tip and ring term

Pct Pocket Portable Tdd / Terminal & Pct Table Top Unit

Pocket terminal for TDD or ASCII (up to 1200 baud) communications, similar in size to large calculator, approximately 8 3/4 by 4 inches; calculator-style keys in QWERTY layout. Automatically recognizes Baudot or ASCII code being sent. Connects via telephone jack or via specially designed acoustic coupler for phone booths, mobile phones, office phones, etc. Includes phone directory/automatic dialer, automated logon to mainframes or information services, and offline message preparatyion with editi

Personal Assistive Listening System (Model At-216)

The Personal Assistive Listening System, model AT-216, is an FM amplification system designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. The system includes a Comtek personal receiver and a neck loop, which are worn by the listener, and a Comtek transmitter. The personal receiver picks up the voice of the person wearing the transmitter, and the neck-loop then re-transmits it to the user's hearing aid (not included) with a "T" switch (telecoil pick-up). If hearing aids are not used, the rece

Personal Fm 350 Listening System

The Personal FM 350 Listening System is an FM personal amplification system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This listening system allows users to hear, without distraction, at a volume that accommodates their hearing needs. The speaker wears a body-pack style wireless transmitter equipped with a lapel microphone, while the listener wears a body-pack style wireless receiver and picks up the message directly in his or her headphones by way of an FM signal, greatly

Personal Pa Fm Listening System (Model Ppa 375)

The Personal PA FM Listening System, model PPA 375, is an FM amplification system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The system comes with a T35 transmitter that configures itself to the appropriate settings after the user chooses between voice, music, or hearing assistance in the preset application menu. The operating distance is up to 1,000 feet allowing the system to be used in auditoriums, stadiums, theaters, and other large venues without environmental distract

Personal Sound Amplifier - Battery Powered

The RCA Symphonix personal sound amplifier- battery powered is designed for those individuals who are hearing-impaired. The Symphonix offers high-definition digital sound processing which amplifies voices, sharpens sound, and reduces background noises. It is light and discreet and is thin enough that it won’t interfere with eyewear. It can be used in either the right or left ear. 7 day plus battery life. Battery compartment at end of earpiece. Flesh colored with opaque tube. Black polyethylene r

Pert (Performance Report Tool)

PeRT (Performance Report Tool) is an automated evaluation program designed for use by speech and language therapists to assess the speech performance of individuals who use alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) devices. This software facilitates the generation of an AAC Performance Report from AAC language samples automatically collected using the Language Activity Monitor (LAM) data format. The AAC Performance Report includes seventeen quantitative summary measures of communication p

Phoenix One Hearing Aid

The Phoenix One is a behind the ear hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Designed with digital signal processing, this device offers distortion-free sound quality. It is easy to fit as no computer or software is required for fitting. The Phoenix One comes in a variety of styles.

Phone-Link Telephone Simulator

The Phone-Link Telephone Simulator is an assistive technology demonstration aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This stand-alone demonstration system produces telephone signals without tying up an actual phone line. It can be used to demonstrate amplifier telephones, TTYs, ringers, or alerting devices, and can also be used in telecoil training. Equipment is connected using modular cords. This low-voltage system is portable.

Portable Infoloop

The Portable InfoLoop is a loop amplification system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This versatile desktop induction loop system can provide assistance for hearing aid wearers in any situation. No installation is required. The Portable Infoloop includes a built-in omni-directional microphone and a loop wire antenna, and it features automatic gain control and noise gating to improve reception of speech. The system has a range of up to 4 feet and can be used on a

Portable Sign Language Translator (Pslt)

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype technology that is capable of transforming sign language to text to assist individuals who are deaf or hard-of-hearing in communicating with those around them. Developed by scientists in Aberdeen, Scotland, the Portable Sign Language Translator (PSLT) is an application that utilizes a camera on electronic devices such as notebooks and smartphones to translate hand movements into text. The aim of this technology is empower sign language user

Pressureaid

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a waterproof hearing aid for individuals who are hard-of-hearing or deaf. People with hearing aids are often unable to participate in activities involving water, such as swimming. The PressureAID is a unique water-safe hearing aid that aims to expand the participation of individuals who are hard-of-hearing or deaf in activities that that involve immersion in water. The PressureAID's specialized soft silicon skin creates a soft surface fo

Private Page

Private Page is a personal paging system designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. This system includes a base unit and one vibrating pager, has a range of two miles, toll-free customer service, and requires no monthly service fees or plans. The system can transmit 10 different message codes to up to 1000 pagers, saves message codes for one year, and offers a group page function. A four-digit LED display shows the pager number and message code. OPTIONS: Additional pagers and ex

Ptv 100 Vibration Pad

The PTV 100 Vibrating Pad is a vibrating telephone signal designed for use by individuals who are deaf, deaf blind, or hard of hearing. Designed to vibrate to alert user of an incoming call, this device can be placed conveniently under a pillow or cushion and plugs into a small socket on the base or side of an Amplicom PowerTel or other phones that have a vibrating pad connection. A user guide is included. WARRANTY: Two year manufacturer’s warranty.

Pulse

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype an auditory system to assist in transitioning to wearing a hearing aid for children who are deaf or hard of hearing. For children, transitioning to wearing a hearing aid can be uncomfortable and embarrassing. Pulse is an auditory system designed improve the transition a hearing aid by providing interactive activities such as memory games and recording challenges that the entire family can engage in. Pulse uses audio induction loop technolog

Quicksin

QuickSIN is an auditory evaluation system designed for use by audiologists as part of audiometric examinations. This speech-in-noise test measures speech understanding in noise. Results can be used to make specific treatment recommendations (for example, hearing aids, directional microphones, array microphones,and FM systems). The test can also be used for counseling patients regarding realistic expectations for treatment outcomes.

Radius Series Hearing Aids (Models 16, 12, 8, 4, & 2)

Radius Series Hearing Aids are behind the ear hearing aids designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The hearing aid is available in 16-, 12-, 8-, 4-, or 2-channel models and three styles, including Mini BTE, Power BTE, and Power Plus BTE. The Power Plus BTE style, available in a 12-channel model, provides superior sound quality for people with severe to profound hearing loss and virtually eliminates feedback. The Power BTE style, available in 16-, 12-, 8-, 4-, and 2-chann

Rapidtext

RAPIDTEXT is a software program that interprets information from a steno machine and translates it into text. In a lecture situation, such as a classroom, a stenographer would translate what is being said onto the steno machine. The information is then translated into English and sent to a computer screen on the desk of a deaf person. If the deaf person wishes to communicate, he may signal the stenographer and then begin typing from the computer keyboard; his message would be received and read b

Reinforcer Wr-500 Vra System

The Reinforcer WR-500 VRA System is an auditory evaluation system designed for use with children who are deaf or hard of hearing. The system includes a smoked Plexiglass box with attention-getting motion and light patterns. Each box features a friendly cartoon character that lights up and moves back and forth rapidly and quietly when activated. The box also features a horseshoe-shaped light bar with 20 bright LEDs that flash sequentially or in a marquee pattern to vary the combination of lights

Remote Realtime Online Captioning

Remote Realtime Online Captioning is an open captioning system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing or who have learning or language disabilities. Remote realtime captioning is provided Internet using the included software and standard computer equiopment. Speakers at the event site (classrooms, meetings, conferences, workshops, phone conferences) use a lapel or hand-held microphone. The audio is digitized by the event-site computer and sent via the Internet to a remot

Remote Visual Doorbell Clock

The Remote Visual Doorbell Clock is a doorbell signal with flashing alarm clock designed for use by individuals who are visually impaired and/or hard of hearing. This wireless system can trigger 39 different musical options or emit a bright flashing light on top of a clock. The clock light also functions as a standard alarm clock and stopwatch and works up to 160 feet away from the doorbell. POWER: Uses 4 triple-A batteries or alternating current (AC) adapter (adapter included).

Renew Hearing Aid Vacuum Cleaner (Model Hc-100)

The Renew Hearing Aid Vacuum Cleaner, model HC-100, is a hearing aid cleaning device designed for use by individuals who use hearing aids. This hearing aid vacuum removes the internal build-up of dust and dirt particles, ear wax, and moisture using gentle suction. This compact, lightweight device can be used on any hearing aid equipped with sound vents. The unit includes two replaceable suction syringes in two different sizes to fit the hearing aid canal opening and a replaceable and washable fi

Resound Azure

ReSound Azure is a programmable hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This hearing aid has a program button and volume control, allowing users with mild to profound hearing loss to adjust to any listening situation. It can be fitted "off the shelf," and has a open fit design to eliminate occlusion (plugged-up feeling) and maximize comfort. It has three behind-the-ear (BTE) and five custom in-the-ear variants. POWER: Uses size 13 battery.

Responding Effectively To 9-1-1 Tty Calls

Responding Effectively to 9-1-1 TTY Calls is text telephone training for emergency operators designed for use in training 911 operators to communicate with individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The training system is divided into four segments: (1) Who are the Deaf and Hard of Hearing? (2) How to use a TDD/TTY; (3) Understanding Language Differences; and, (4) Responding to Emergencies. Training can be implemented using an in-house trainer, a trainer from the Institute for Disabilities Res

Ringmaster Super Loud Ringer/flasher (Models Rf105 & Rf110)

The Ringmaster Super Loud Ringer/Flasher, models RF105 and RF110, is a telephone signal designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. It can be used with regular telephones and model RF110 can also be used with a cell phone. The Ringmaster Super Loud Ringer/Flasher alerts the user to the ringing of the phone both audibly with an amplified ring that has an adjustable volume up to 95 decibels (dB) and visually with a bright visible flashing light. The user can select a ring from

Ringmax

RINGMAX is a signal amplifier designed to amplify the telephone ringer for individuals with hearing disabilities. This high output ringer has a maximum volume of 90 decibels and features adjustable volume, tone, and warble. The cable and Y jack are included. POWER: Uses four double-A batteries (included). WARRANTY: One year.

Russian Sign Language/american Sign Language Translator

The Russian Sign Language/American Sign Language Translator is a sign language program designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hear of hearing. This program enables the user to translate between four languages: Russian Sign Language (RSL), American Sign Language (ASL), Russian, and English. Any of 600 words can be identified in either Russian or English, and translated into the other three languages. All signs are depicted in video clips. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible comp

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

Satisfaction With Amplification In Daily Life (Sadl)

Satisfaction with Amplification in Daily Life (SADL) is a heaing aid assessment system designed for use in evaluating the satisfaction that individuals feel with their current hearing aids. It quantifies satisfaction using a global score and four subscales: Positive Effect, Service and Cost, Negative Features, and Personal Image. The scale can be used to examine a hearing aid user's experience with a new or current hearing aid or to assess differences between previous and new hearing aids. The c

Say It With A Sign, Volumes 1,2 And 3

"Say It With a Sign," Volumes 1, 2 and 3 are sign language training video programs designed for use with infants, babies, and toddlers with hearing disabilities. Available in VHS or DVD format, the programs use a combination of American Sign Langauge (ASL), spoken words, written text, still images, animation, live videos and sound effects. The colorful images and soundtrack are edited together in a repetitive but visually- interesting format that holds the child’s attention while he or she learn

Securicom Bridge Bar System (Model Sts-K001)

The Securicom Bridge Bar System, model STS-K001, is an intercom and loop amplification system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing and who use hearing aids with telecoils (t-coils). This system is an intercom that in installed to facilitate communication between customers and service staff through glass security screens, allowing transactions to be conducted efficiently and confidentially, even in noisy environments. The system incorporates an induction loop system so

Securicom Surface-Mounted System (Model Sts-K002)

The Securicom Surface-mounted System, model STS-K002, is an intercom and loop amplification system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing and who use hearing aids with telecoils (t-coils). This system is an intercom that in installed to facilitate communication between customers and service staff through glass security screens, allowing transactions to be conducted efficiently and confidentially in conditions of moderate ambient noise. The system incorporates an inductio

See It and Sign It Game - Level 1

See It and Sign It Game - Level 1 is an game that teaches ASL (American Sign Language).  It consists of six games in one and comes with a DVD with live action demonstrations of hand signs. In Level 1, you'll learn 60 words. Categories of signs include: Numbers, Alphabet, Actions, Animals, Colors, Feelings, Food and People. Includes 60 game cards, 10 two-sided game boards, two decoder lenses, easy remember guides, one DVD, and instructions.

See It and Sign It Game - Level 2

See It and Sign It Game - Level 2 is an game that teaches ASL (American Sign Language).  It consists of six games in one and comes with a DVD with live action demonstrations of hand signs. Level 2 includes Spanish translations and you’ll learn an additional 120 words. Categories of signs include: Numbers, Alphabet, Actions, Animals, Colors, Feelings, Food and People. Includes 60 game cards, 10 two-sided game boards, two decoder lenses, easy remember guides, one DVD, and instructions. 

Serenade

Serenade is a tinnitus treatment device designed for use by audiologists to treat individuals with tinnitus or ringing in the ears. The device consists of a handheld acoustic stimuli generator, earphones, and pleasant treatment sounds that are intended to address the underlying cause of tinnitus. A suite of three different types of sounds, called S-Tones, is included, enabling the audiologist to determine the specific clinical approach that is most likely to be effective for each patient. S-Tone

Series Ps Telestrobe (Models Ps-11A-Wpw, Ps-15A-Wpw, & Ps-33A-Wpw)

The Series PS Telestrobe is a flashing telephone signal designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Telephone signals are indicated by a strobe light. The brightness of the strobe is 8,000 lumen (model PS-15A-WPW), 25,000 lumen (model PS-33A-WPW), or 70,000 lumen (model PS-11A-WPW). The unit is surface mounted with plug-in installation using a standard RJ11C phone jack connection (USA) or CA-11 jack (Canada). POWER: Model PS-11A-WPW uses 115 volts alternating current (VAC);

Shake Awake

Shake Awake is a vibrating alarm clock designed for persons who are deaf or hard of hearing. The unit is compact and self-contained, free of a separate vibrating pad or external wiring. The clock is placed inside the user's pillowcase or under the user's mattress. A powerful vibrating motor will wake even the soundest sleeper at the pre-selected alarm time. The cover is designed to protect settings during sleep or travel, and folds under the clock for table top viewing. Other features include qu

Shake-Up

Shake-Up is a combination smoke detector and smoke alarm designed for individuals who have hearing disabilities. The wireless smoke detector transmits a signal within a 100-foot radius and activates the receiver which attaches to a wall or can be placed on a night stand. The receiver then turns on a bed vibrating unit or flashes a strobe light to alert a sleeping person. There are two packages available: One system includes an audible alarm smoke detector that mounts on a wall or ceiling, the sh

Show & Tell

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a sign language interpreter glove for an Android smartphone for individuals who are deaf or hard-of-hearing to communicate with individuals who are not familiar with sign language. Google developers, Saron Paz, Oleg Imanilov, Zvika Markfeld, and Tomer Daniel have developed a prototype glove, Show & Tell, a gesture-sensing glove that instantly translates sign language into text through an Android smartphone. Show & Tell incorporat

Sidekick Receiver & Sidekick Basic Kit

The SideKick Receiver is a signal system designed to monitor household sounds such as telephone ringers, smoke detectors, or doorbells for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This all-in-one device alerts to everyday events by flashing a bright strobe light. Four indicator lights on the face plate light under the appropriate signal, eliminating confusion as to which sound activated the receiver. In the case of fire, the strobe keeps flashing until it is reset. The receiver reaches a ran

Sign 4 Me

Sign 4 Me is a sign language training program designed for use by individuals with hearing or communication disabilities and others desiring to learn sign language. The program comes with a library of more than 11,500 words using SigningAvatar characters. The user types in sentences, phrases, words and even the alphabet and the program will play back Signed English on the screen. Everything the user enters will be saved in the “History” folder for easy retrieval; the folder can be deleted. The u

Sign And Abcs

Sign and ABCs is a videotape sign language training program designed for use with children who are deaf or who desire to learn sign language. The letters of the alphabet are displayed in print, signed in American Sign Language (ASL), and spoken. Creative skits illustrate words beginning with each letter and songs supplement learning. This video runs 50 minutes.

Sign It!

Sign It! is a sign language training game designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. Designed for one to six players, the game teaches sign languages and includes a board, a die, cards, and a copy of "Signing Illustrated" by Mickey Flodin.

Sign Language Glove

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a sign language interpretation glove that allows individuals who are deaf or have hearing disabilities and use sign language to communicate with people who can hear and do not understand sign language. Cornell University engineering students Ranjay Krishna, Seonwoo Lee, and Si Ping Wang with the assistance of Jonathan Lang, created a device to close the gap in communication between hearing people and those with hearing disabilities who u

Sign Language Translator (Model Slt100)

The Sign Language Translator, model SLT100 is a sign language dictionary and sign language training device for use by individuals with hearing disabilities and others desiring to learn American Sign Language. This handheld device features a touchscreen with an on-screen keyboard. The user types a word, and the device will display a video of an person making the corresponding sign. The Sign Language Translator offers over 3,500 signs including numbers, letters and pronouns. It includes a protecti

Sign Smith Asl Essential

Sign Smith ASL Essential is a sign language training program designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities and others desiring to learn American Sign Language. The program uses SigningAvatar animated characters to demonstrate 100 signs. Users can learn the ASL Alphabet, how to count to 20, and how to sign basic feelings and personal descriptions. COMPATIBILITY: For use with the Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Apple iOS 2.0 or later.

Sign Smith Asl Lite

Sign Smith ASL LITE is a sign language training program designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities and others desiring to learn American Sign Language. The program uses SigningAvatar animated characters to demonstrate 20 signs. COMPATIBILITY: For use with the Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Apple iOS 2.0 or later.

Sign Smith Asl Ultimate

Sign Smith ASL Ultimate is a sign language training program designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities and others desiring to learn American Sign Language. The program uses SigningAvatar animated characters to demonstrate more than 1,200 signs. Users can learn the ASL Alphabet as well as signing for counting and communicating at work, school and other environments. COMPATIBILITY: For use with the Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Apple iOS 2.0 or later.

Sign Smith Illustrated Dictionary

The Sign Smith Illustrated Dictionary is a signing dictionary program designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The program is ASL, SE and fingerspell enabled. Every word in the dictionary is represented by a picture, used in a sentence, and signed by an animated SigningAvatar character. Users can choose from among several characters. If a word has more than one meaning, the user picks which sense of the word is intended. The dictionary includes the 500 signs most commonly

Sign Smith Reading Power

Sign Smith Reading Power is a reading tutorial and vocabulary enhancement program designed for use by students who are deaf or hard of hearing. It features animated SigningAvatar characters who use American Sign Language (ASL) to help students read and understand written English. The software includes story-telling, interactive ôconversation,ö and tools to build vocabulary, fluency, and comprehension (recognizing the main idea, sequence, and details). The program also includes teacher support ma

Sign Smith Studio

Sign Smith Studio is a software and lesson authoring tool designed to create digital media for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The program allows educators, instructional system designers, and software designers to add animated SigningAvatar characters to web page, CD-ROM, DVD, and kiosk content in order to communicate through sign language. Signed English translations are generated automatically by the program, and authors who know American Sign Language (ASL) can create con

Sign Voice Language Translator

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype communication device for an individual who is blind or has low vision and an individual who is deaf or hard of hearing to communicate with each other. As one individual cannot see sign gestures and the other cannot hear voices this makes communication between these two disability types very difficult. The Sign Voice Language Translator (SVLT) is a portable device that can translate sign language into speech and speech into displayed text. T

Sign, Sing And Play! Kit

The Sign, Sing, and Play Kit, by Monta Briant, is a sign language training program with flash cards designed for teaching sign language to babies. This kit includes an 80-page book, a set of flash cards for signing and games, and the Songs for Little Hands CD, with signing melodies and activities. The object of the program is to make signing fun by using signs in playful and engaging ways that get the attention of a baby. DIMENSIONS (HxWxD): 7.7 x 5.5 x 2.5 inches.

Sign/word Flash Cards

Sign/Word Flash Cards are sign language training cards designed to teach functional signed English vocabulary for those who have or those who work with individuals who have hearing disabilities. Over 500 cards provide a basic functional Signed English vocabulary in an easy-to-learn format. Each sign/word was carefully chosed from the Popper Word List (previously known as the Dolch Sight Vocabulary List) and key words from the Signed English Starter. The set also includes the American Manual alph

Signtel Interpreter

The SignTel Interpreter is a communication aid for the deaf designed to enable individuals with hearing disabilities to communicate with hearing individuals without an interpreter. The software offers a database of more than 30,000 different recognizable words and phrases and 1,400 idioms and their equivalent signs captured on video and digitized. The included microphone enables allows spoken English to be recorded so that voice recognition technology can seamlessly translate the words and the

Silent Alarm

The Silent Alarm is a portable vibrating alarm clock and timer designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. Designed to be carried in a pocket or clipped to a belt or waistband, this timer offers a choice of beeping or or vibrating alarm; countup/countdown timer; timer setting up to 99 hours, 59 minutes, and 59 seconds; one minute alarm duration; a slide cover; and a detachable belt clip. Once the alarm is activated, it must be reset. POWER: Uses one triple-A battery (not included)

Silent Alert Paging System (Model Sa3000)

The Silent Alert Paging System, model SA3000, is a personal paging system designed for use by individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing, or deaf blind. The system includes a portable vibrating pager unit that is worn by the user, a charger, and at least one transmitter / monitor. Small transmitter units send radio signals to alert the user of events around the home. Events that can be monitored include telephone calls, the doorbell, baby crying, car or burglar alarms, and fire or smoke alarms. T

Silent Visual Timer

The Silent Visual Timer is a visual timer designed for use by individuals with cognitive or hearing disabilities. This timer creates a visual awareness of elapsed time as the large colored wedge moves on the face. The time disc can be moved manually in either direction and can be set at any point on the face. POWER: Uses one double-A battery (not included). DIMENSIONS: 12 inches square.

Smart Board 885Ix Interactive Whiteboard System

The SMART Board 885ix Interactive Whiteboard System is a touch screen designed for use by children with learning, cognitive, developmental, fine motor, hearing or upper extremity disabilities. It projects a computer display on a large white borad and enables one or two users to instantly and easily interact with the display's content using their fingers or a pen as a mouse. The integrated system combines an interactive whiteboard with an ultra-short-throw projector for minimal shadows and glare.

Sonic Alert Remote Receiver (Model Sa1Oi) & Deluxe Remote Receiver (Model Sa201)

The Remote Receiver, model SA101, and Deluxe Remote Receiver, model SA201, are flashing light signal systems designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Both units enable the user to plug a lamp into the receiver which is then plugged into a wall outlet. The receiver activates the flashing light when it receives a signal from a transmitter such as the doorbell, telephone, baby or sound monitor, etc. The Deluxe Remote Receiver (model SA201, shown) allows the lamp to be turned

Sonic Beam Call Waiting Signaler

The Sonic Beam Call Waiting Signaler is a call waiting signal designed to work in conjunction with call waiting service to notify individuals with hearing disabilities to incoming calls while on another telephone call. The unit works with all telephones and TTYs and connects easily to any modular phone jack. Once connected, the device works with call waiting service (ordered separately from the local telephone company) to flash a light in the unit to alert the user to an incoming call. WARRANTY:

Sonic Boom Alarm Clock With Bed Vibrator

The Sonic Boom Alarm Clock with Bed Vibrator, is a digital alarm clock and bed vibrator designed for use by persons with hearing disabilities. This digital alarm clock offers the choice of sound, light, and/or vibration to wake the user. Standard features include a built-in outlet for a lamp, an auxiliary jack for the bed vibrator (sold separately), battery back up, a snooze button, an angle-adjustable green digital display, a buzzer that adjusts to up to 98 decibels, volume and tone adjustmen

Sonic Boom Analog Alarm Clock With Super Shaker (Model Sba475)

The Sonic Boom Analog Alarm Clock with Super Shaker, model SBA475, is a flashing and vibrating alarm clock designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This analog clock features a loud pulsating alarm (up to 113 decibels) accompanied by a sharp backlight that flashes when the alarm rings. The alarm is designed to be easy to set and has adjustable tone and volume control. Other features include a high/low dimmer switch, night light, and an extra-large easy-to-see face, and a

Sonic Ring Jr. (Model Tr 50)

The Sonic Ring Jr., model TR 50, is a flashing light telephone signal designed to alert individuals with hearing disabilities to the ringing of a telephone. The unit plugs into any standard outlet and modular phone jack. When the telephone rings, the signaler causes any lamp plugged into it to flash. POWER: Plugs into any standard alternating current (AC) outlet. WARRANTY: One year warranty.

Sonic Shaker (Model Sbp100)

The Sonic Shaker, model SBP100, is a vibrating alarm clock designed for use by individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have low vision. The Sonic Shaker is a single round unit with the clock facing up. The entire unit can be placed under the mattress, and the button controls are accessed by flipping the clock face upright. It has a built-in vibrator, a 90 decibel (db) alarm, large black numbers with one-touch back light. Other features include a pillow strap that keeps the clock securely o

Sony Subtitle Glasses

-- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of glasses that provide closed captioning and/or subtitles for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. For individuals who are deaf or hard-of-hearing, going to see a movie at the cinema can be difficult if the film is not already captioned. Sony UK has developed a pair of glasses that display subtitles in time with a given film. The device projects the subtitles onto the lens of the glasses giving the appearance that the subtitles are s

Sorenson Video Center

Sorenson Video Center is a video telephony program and electronic mail program designed for use by people who are deaf or hard or hearing and use sign language to communicate. Sorenson Video Center is designed to be used with the Sorenson Video Relay Service (SVRS). It allows an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to receive and view video relay messages received by the SVRS from people who have a regular telephone. This application (or app) does not have the capability to place calls through the S

Sound Alpha Personal Sound Amplifier

The Sound Alpha Personal Sound Amplifier is a personal amplification system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This compact portable amplifier with stereo output amplifies the sound frequencies of conversation, and can be used for watching TV or carrying on conversations. The stereo microphones are located on the headphone wires for discretion. Dual microphones and stereo earphones help the user to detect where a sound is coming from. Other features include volume c

Sound Choice Infrared Audio Transmitter (Model Sc-186K)

The Sound Choice Infrared Audio Transmitter, model SC-186K, is a transmitter for an FM amplification system designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This transmitter has a wide-area infrared LED (light emitting diode) emitter that covers approximately 1500 square feet. Transmission volume is adjusted by Automatic Gain Control, with with multiband internal audio equalization and Peak Limiter to prevent loud sounds from causing distortion. The transmitter also includes a built-in C

Sound Field System (Models Ta-5 & Ta-6)

The Sound Field System is an FM amplification system designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. The system includes a single speaker that provides full coverage for a classroom or other room. The system also includes a Comtek M-216 body pack transmitter and a Comtek PR-216 receiver, which links the transmitter to the speaker and which can also be used as a personal body-pack receiver. Additional receivers can be used by multiple listeners. The body-pack transmitter may be used with

Soundalert

SoundAlert is an emergency alert system designed for people who are deaf or hard of hearing or have other communication disabilities. The SoundAlert system consists of a base station; two sound detection modules; one motion sensor module; and a wireless handheld personal digital assistant (PDA), which uses the Microsoft Pocket PC operating system. The sound detection modules are placed in locations where they can detect critical sounds (such as a fire alarm or door bell) and transmit a signal

Soundbite Hearing Aid

SoundBite is a hearing aid designed for individuals 18 years or older who have significant or total hearing loss in one ear (a condition known as Single-Sided Deafness or Sensorineural Hearing Loss) and near-normal hearing in the second ear or have Conductive Hearing Loss. It is a non-surgical and removable bone conduction hearing device to imperceptibly transmit sound via the teeth. POWER: SoundBite uses a system charger for the ITM (in-the-mouth) hearing device and the BTE (behind-the-ear) mic

Soundplus Tv Infrared Listening System (Model Wir 237)

The SoundPlus TV Infrared Listening System, model WIR 237, is an infrared personal amplification system designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This system can be used for television or music listening, in meetings or offices, and in other small group listening applications. For stereo operation, the system connects directly to a TV, VCR, or DVD equipped with standard audio output jacks. The system features a WIR RX237 receiver and a 3.5-millimeter jack. The user can plug in a v

Soundsgood

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a hearing aid for woman designed to look like a fashionable earring. SoundsGood is a hearing aid disguised as an earring that also provides graphic feedback the person speaking to the user on the pitch of his or her voice. Depending on the pitch of the speaker. the earring displays graphic sound waves in colored signals. Different colors indicate if the person speaking is too loud, soft or appropriately for the user. TITLE: Sounds Good t

Sounzzz

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a visual, audio, and tactile MP3 player for individuals who are hearing impaired and/or deaf. It is a common misconception that individuals with hearing impairment and/or deafness cannot experience the joy of music. However, studies have shown that the sense of touch is heightened, allowing these individuals to perceive music in a totally different way. SOUNZZZ is a visual, audio, tactile MP3 player designed for the hearing impaired but

Speech-Over Professional

Speech-Over Professional is a voice input and output program, audio file creation program, and captioning system designed to add audio content to Microsoft PowerPoint presentations. This program offers a text-to-speech feature to add speech to selected sections of text with a simple dialog that allows the user to enter the text to be spoken and choose the voice to speak it. The dialog can also be used to add speech to graphics. A male and female voice are included. Text can be typed in or dictat

Spell Well

Spell Well is a spelling tutorial program designed for use by children who are deaf or hard of hearing. This CD-ROM has 20 colorful game boards, each focusing on vocabulary covering different topics, such as School, Home, Food, Ocean, and the Environment. There are over 2,500 ASL (American Sign Language) sign and graphic vocabulary prompts. When the player spells enough words to reach the end of a game, the screen comes alive with animation.

Stand For Tty

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable an individual with cerebral palsy with a speech disability to communicate using a TTY. When the unit sat flat on a table, the user was unable to reach the keyboard. Initially, she used a telephone book and a pair of towels to prop the device at the extremely precise angle she required. A simple angled stand was then constructed of melamine-coated MDF. However, the angle of the stand proved to be too shallow to meet the user's needs. The stand was adapted by

Starkey S-Series Hearing Aids

Starkey S-Series Hearing Aids are programmable hearing aids designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The series includes BTE (behind the ear), RIC (receiver in canal), CIC (completely in canal), ITC (in the canal), and ITE (in the ear) styles. These hearing aids are programmed for automatic recognition of a variety of sound enviroments such as wind, speech, speech in noise, machine noise, or being on the telephone, with automatic optimization for that type of environment.

Stencil Ease Sign Language Alphabet Stencil Set (Model Cs-20)

The Stencil Ease Sign Language Stencil Set, model CS-20, is a sign language training aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf. The set includes four laser-cut sheets with the upper case letters of the alphabet with the appropriate hand sign incorporated into each letter. DIMENSIONS: Each sheet is 9 x 18 inches and each individual letter is approximately 3 inches high.

Supa-T Loop

The Supa-T Loop is a loop amplification system designed to support hearing aid users in stores, doctor's offices, pharmacies, information desks and other high traffic areas. To provide induction loop coverage, the system combines a loop, sign, and aerial in one unit. The system consists of a microphone, a combined antenna and sign, a loop amplifier. The combined loop, sign, and antenna clearly mark the area in which the loop system operates, and it alerts users to switch their hearing aids to th

Super Seals

Super Seals is a hearing aid accessory designed to protect behind-the-ear hearing aid batteries from moisture, perspiration, and chemicals. The Starter Kit includes 12 disposable Super Seals and an installation tool. OPTIONS: Refill package with 12 seals ($13.95); application tool ($12.95). SIZES: The seals are available in mini, standard, or large. COLOR: Available in black, beige, brown, blue, yellow, pink, or neutral (clear). A package of assorted colors includes 4 beige, 2 brown, 2 blue, 2 y

Superprint 4425

The Superprint 4425 is an advanced printing text telephone (TTY) or telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD). This device features a built-in ring flasher; variable size print; auto answer; direct connect with two phone jacks; Turbo Code, which allows real time transmissions and interruptions; Auto ID, which automatically sends signals to alert people to an incoming TT call; TDD Announcer; and a programmable relay voice announcer, which sends a voice message to an incoming caller asking them

Superprint Pro80 Gold

The Superprint Pro80 Gold is a telecommunication device for the deaf (TDD). This TTD connects directly to the telephone line and features a true-sized computer keyboard; a built-in 80-column printer; a two-line, 80-character vacuum display; and built-in caller identification. Additional standard features include go ahead (GA) and stop keying (SK) keys, 11 one-touch function keys, arrow keys for review of conversations, call progress, user-programmable one-touch greeting message key, auto answer,

Swift

Swift is a dynamic range compression program designed for use with digital hearing aids. Its dynamic range adjustment algorithm harmonizes the loudness of a signal with the ear's sensitivity. While providing a non-uniformly spaced filter bank structure analogous to natural hearing, Swift also optimizes the ratio between frequency resolution and group delay in order to prevent reverberation. It can be configured to adjust as many as 15 psycho-acoustically significant frequency regions. The group

Symphonix Cleaning And Care Kit

The RCA Symphonix cleaning and care kit is designed to be used to clean, or wash and dry, Symphonix hearing aids. The kit includes the following: brush/wax pick, cleaning rod, 2 desiccant dryers, light-orange in color clear plastic tubes, microfiber cloth, dark gray in clear vinyl pouch. Cleaning rod and brush/wax pick, black in a clear poly bag.

Symphonix Personal Amplifier - Rechargeable

The RCA Symphonix personal sound amplifier- rechargeable is designed for individuals who are hearing-impaired. The Symphonix offers high-definition digital sound processing which amplifies voices, sharpens sound, and reduces background noises. It is light and discreet and is thin enough that it won’t interfere with eyewear. It can be used in either the right or left ear. Size fits most. Three volume and noise reduction settings. 15-hour rechargeable battery. Set includes the following: earpiece,

Talkingaid It

TalkingAid IT is a keyboard communicator designed for use by individuals with speech or communication disabilities. This device provides speech output for messages typed into the alphabetic keyboard. It can also be used with a telephone or for e-mail.

Tap‚ÄövѬ¢It

The TAP•it is a touch screen designed for use by individuals with learning, cognitive, developmental, fine motor, hearing and upper extremity disabilities. TAP•it, which stands for Touch Accessible Platform for Interactive Technology, features a 42-inch liquid crystal display (LCD) screen with shatter-resistant, low glare glass that resists mars and scratches. The screen tilts between 0 and 90 degrees. The screen is mounted on a wheeled, height-adjustable stand that has a counter-balance to pr

Tcl 100 Alarm Clock

The TCL 100 Analog Alarm Clock is a flashing alarm clock with a vibrating signal and amplified alarm, and it is a visual and vibrating telephone signal indicator. It is designed for use by people who are deaf or hard of hearing. This clock has an illuminated analog clock face which a bright flashing LED light on the top that is activated when the alarm sounds. The volume of the audible alarm adjusts up to 90 decibels (dB), and there are five alarm patterns and three alarm settings (loud signa

Tcl 200 Alarm Clock

The TCL 200 Digital Alarm Clock is a flashing, voice output digital alarm clock with a vibrating signal and amplified alarm, and it is a visual and vibrating telephone signal indicator. It is designed for use by people who are blind, deaf, and hard of hearing or have low vision. This clock has an illuminated digital clock face with a bright flashing LED light on the top that is activated when the alarm sounds. It can announce the time in five languages (English, Spanish, French, German or Italia

Teach Me Business In Asl

Teach Me Business in ASL is a business management training program presented in American Sign Language (ASL) for use by people who are deaf or hard of hearing. This series of four DVDs provides step-by-step instructions about how to start a small business. The titles of the DVD are How to Choose a Name for Your Company; Choosing a Legal Structure; Step-by-Step Guide to Business Documentation; and Using Forms, Agreements and Services.

Teach Me English In Asl ‚ÄövÑv¨ Classroom

Teach Me English in ASL – Classroom is a language tutorial program presented in American Sign Language (ASL) for use by people who are deaf or hard of hearing. This series of 40 DVDs provides 185 lessons to teach ASL speakers how to read and write in English. It is intended for use in a classroom. The course covers a variety of topics including the alphabet, capitalization, abbreviations, punctuation, nouns, noun determiners, pronouns, adjectives, verbs, adverbs, prepositions, conjunctions and

Teach Me English In Asl ‚ÄövÑv¨ Home Study

Teach Me English in ASL – Home Study is a language tutorial program presented in American Sign Language (ASL) for use by people who are deaf or hard of hearing. This series of 16 DVDs provides 185 lessons to teach ASL speakers how to read and write in English. It is intended for individual use in the home. The course covers a variety of topics including the alphabet, capitalization, abbreviations, punctuation, nouns, noun determiners, pronouns, adjectives, verbs, adverbs, prepositions, conjunct

Teach Me Idioms In Asl

Teach Me Idioms in ASL is a language training and vocabulary enhancement program presented in American Sign Language (ASL) for use by people who are deaf or hard of hearing. This series of five DVDs teaches ASL speakers the meanings and examples of 500 of the most common idioms in English. It is intended for individual use in the home.

Team Up With Timo: Stories

Team Up with Timo: Stories is a story reading program designed for use by children with autism or communication or language disabilities. This computer-based instructional program helps develop story comprehension and social interaction skills using a three-dimensional animated agent, a talking head called Timo. Children engage in shared and repeated reading with Timo to work on listening, answering "wh" questions, retelling stories, and vocabulary. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM or compatible co

Team Up With Timo: Vocabulary

Team Up with Timo: Vocabulary is a vocabulary enhancement program designed for use by children who are deaf or hard of hearing, or who have apraxia, autism, or other language learning delays. This computer-based instructional program uses a three-dimensional animated agent, a talking head called Timo, to help children practice identifying, hearing, and saying new words. Timo engages each student in conversation and addresses them by name as he takes them through personalized, interactive lessons

Tec Light Alert

The TEC Light Alert is a telephone signal indicator designed to provide visual signaling to persons with hearing disabilities. A telephone and lamp are plugged into the Light Alert and when the phone rings, the lamp will flash. The unit requires a dual modular adapter and modular phone line (not included). For indoor use only. COLOR: Ivory.

Tec Strobe Inline Phone Alert

The TEC Strobe In-Line Phone Alert is a line powered telephone signal indicator that provides a visual signal for persons with hearing disabilities. The device has a strobe light that flashes when the telephone rings (7000 candlepower flashes). This device can be used with any modular telephone. DIMENSIONS: 5.5 x 8 x 2.5 inches. COLOR: Woodgrain and Almond.

Teknova Decoder Cciip & Cciii

The Decoder CCIIP and CCIII are telecaption decoders designed to be portable for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The decoder hooks directly into your VCR so you can watch your favorite movies or TV shows. The text is positioned in different areas on the screen to identify who is talking. It also has dual language capability. The Teknova Decoder CCIII can be connected to a VCR and television, while the Teknova CCIIIP hooks up directly to a cable converter or direct video source and i

Telephone Alerts

Telephone Alerts is a telephone signal indicator for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The unit is a modular telephone extension that alerts individuals to the ringing of the telephone. It is available in a variety of signaling modes including chime, bell, warble and incandescent lamp.

Telephone Ringer And Flasher

The Telephone Ringer and Flasher is a telephone signal indicator designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. The device is activated when the connected telephone rings and it features a strobe flasher and a two-tone buzzer that delivers a low-pitched warble. The strobe and the buzzer may each be used individually or in combination.

Telestrobe

The Telestrobe is a telephone signal indicator designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. The device is activated when the connected telephone rings and it then emits a high-intensity flashing light. The unit features a three- dimensional faceplate labeled with the word "PHONE." The peak candlepower is 70,000. The unit is available as a telephone connection only or as an electrical plug/phone connection. WARRANTY: Three-year warranty.

Telstrobe

The TelStrobe is a unit that flashes to signify that the telephone is ringing for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The strobe has a peak candlepower of 70,000 and emits a high intensity flashing light when the telephone rings. It is also ideal for high ambient noise environments; quiet zones in hospitals and libraries.

Tm-60 Timer

The TM-60 is a timer with a built-in transmitter designed to provide tactile signalling to individuals with hearing disabilities. It is designed to operate in conjunction with the Silent Call Omni Page, Omni Page II, or Vibra-Call receivers (see separate entries). The timer is set by turning the dial to the desired number of minutes. When the timer reaches zero, the built in transmitter sends a signal to the receiver, which in turn vibrates and lights up a combination of display lights. The syst

Travel Shaker Travel Alarm Clock

The Travel Shaker Alarm Clock (by Sonic Alert) is an alarm clock design for persons who are hard of hearing or for the hearing impaired, as well as deaf blind individuals. Comes with a pillow strap with clasp and protective travel case. Travel Shaker Portable Travel Alarm Clock shakes you awake with its bed shaker and a loud, pulsating alarm. The Travel Shaker Alarm has a .75 inch display, a four-minute snooze setting, travel case, and pillow clasp.

Triple Alarm Timer

The Triple Alarm Timer is a vibrating, flashing, or audible timer and medication reminder designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities or low vision. This timer has a liquid crystal display with large numbers and audible, vibrating, and flashing light alarms. This single countdown timer can be used with any combination of alarms from a single alarm to all three types. This timer is equipped with a belt clip, as well as a magnet for attaching it to a refrigerator or other metal surfa

Tunerless Caption Decoder

The Tunerless Caption Decoder is designed to provide closed captioning for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This unit is small so is ideal for traveling. It features "Transparent Captioning" which allow slive video to be seen behind the captions. In other words, there are no black boxes around the text to cover up any of the action. It uses video and audio in and RF out and works with any TV. DIMENSIONS: 2-3/8 x 3-3/4 x 1 inch.

Turn-Alarm (Models 252, 262, U-1, & U-2)

The Turn-Alarm is a turn signal alert device designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. Models 252 and 262 are designed to replace the existing turn signal flashers and are recommended for use in motor homes, vehicles towing trailers and fifth wheels, and vehicles with replacable turn signal flashers. With the device installed, an audible beep is heard as long as the turn signal is on. The unit beeps in the same intervals that the flashers flash. Model 262 has a larger heavy-duty

UbiDuo 2 Wireless

The UbiDuo 2 Wireless is a communication device that enables deaf/hard-of-hearing individuals and hearing individuals to communicate with each other face-to-face without an interpreter. This portable, wireless stand-alone device facilitates simultaneous face-to-face communication by means of two displays and two keyboards. The unique patented hinge technology holds the two halves securely in place for easy transportation, and allows them to be separated for use in a variety of settings. The stan

Ultimate American Sign Language Dictionary

The Ultimate American Sign Language Dictionary is a sign language dictionary designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. All instructions and information on the CD-ROM are provided in ASL, as well as in text and audio. Drawings of all signs are also included. Words can be obtained by typing the words in English or describing them pictorially in ASL. "Spell check" is available for English words and "parameter check" for ASL words. Words, their part of speech, and their defini

Uniphone 1140

The Uniphone 1140 is a a combination text telephone (TT or telecommunications device for the deaf, TTY/TDD) and standard telephone with voice carry over designed to enable persons who are deaf or hard of hearing and hearing individuals to use the same telephone. The unit is compact and features a display so that persons with hearing disabilities but enough speech to converse can speak directly to the party they are calling and read the responses as text. Other features include a standard hearing

Universal Nonverbal Intelligence Test

The Universal Nonverbal Intelligence Test (UNIT) is a cognitive ability assessment program designed for use by students with cognitive, communication, learning, or speech disabilities, or who are deaf or hard of hearing. This cognitive assessment program is a set of individually administered specialized tasks that measure cognitive abilities. Both administration and item response formats are completely nonverbal. The tests measure a broad range of complex memory and reasoning abilities, includin

Universal Sound Signaler (Model Uss360)

The Universal Sound Signaler, model USS360, is designed to convert sound to flashing lights or vibration for individuals who have hearing disabilities. When placed near the sound source, the device converts any sound such as an alarm clock, telephone, baby cry, etc., to flashing lights or vibration. The unit features a built-in plug for a light or bed vibrator and it can transmit a signal to be used with remote receivers (not included) in other rooms. POWER: Plugs into a standard alternating cur

Universal Telephone Alert With Strobe (Model Uta-Wh-Vps)

The Universal Telephone Alert with Strobe, model UTA-WH-VPS, is a flashing telephone signal designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This telephone ringer has a high intensity 15-candela flashing strobe light for visual signaling, and a high volume ringer with four selectable sounds (horn, bell, vibrating chime, or single chime). Volume ranges from 94 to 109 decibels (dB) at three feet (one meter), depending on voltage and sound type selected. The ringer has a 109 dB piez

Univox Loop Listener (Models 230450 & 230453)

The Univox Loop Listener, models 230450 and 230453, is a loop amplification system testing device designed for testing whether a loop amplification system is operational, and a personal loop receiver designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing but do not have a hearing aid or whose hearing aid does not have a T-coil. As a test instrument, this unit provides the installer with the information needed to adjust an installation according to the International Electrotechnical Comm

Vector (Models Im24, Im16, & Im12)

Vector is a digital hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This hearing aid with Impulse Technology adjusts instantly to different listening environments and virtually eliminates all types of feedback, while bringing together clarity, directionality and speech audibility. Its features include Strategic Feedback Control, Adaptive Environmental Sequencing, full Acoustic Landscape, Dynamic Directional Detection, Live Real Ear Measurement, and Live 3D Speech Map

Verifit

Verifit is an auditory evaluation and hearing aid acoustic test system designed for use in hearing aid fittings. Features include real speech and digital signal processing (DSP) measurement; serial, parallel, Ethernet, and USB ports for network and peripheral device connectivity; dual probe modules for binaural fittings; dedicated real-ear speakers; choice of monaural or binaural, graphic or tabular display; fluorescent backlit active color liquid crystal display (LCD); large sound-absorbent tes

Vibralert Smoke Alarm

The Vibralert Smoke Alarm is a smoke alarm designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of haring. This portable smoke alarm is equipped with a hush button and attaches to the included bed shaker using connector cables (also included). POWER: Uses nine-volt batteries (included). WARRANTY: 12-month warranty.

Vibralite 3 Vibrating Watch

The VibraLite 3 Vibrating Watch is an audble and vibrating medication reminder, watch, and timer, designed for use by individuals with hearing or vision disabilities. Available in several different styles, this watch features vibrating or audible alarm options, an automatically resetting countdown timer, and two daily alarm settings. The auto reset countdown timer automatically resets to the preset interval and can be set in hours, minutes, and seconds. Other features include hourly alert, a sto

Vibralite 8 Vibrating Watches Sport Style

The VibraLite 8 Sport Style is a vibrating alarm watch designed for use by people with hearing disabilities. Has 8 programmable vibrating alarms. Additional features include a countdown timer, a stopwatch, 3 time zone settings, bright blue back lighting and alarm settings and confirmations.

Vibraquartz Classic Dress Watch (Model Vq200)

The VibraQuartz Classic Dress Watch, model VQ200, is a vibrating alarm dress watch designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This watch has an alarm with a strong vibration. It has a glossy enamel faceplate with raised numbers and fluorescent hands. There is one knob for time and one knob for alarm. The watch is water resistent with a quartz movement, a leather band, scratch resistant armored glass, and a stainless steel casing. POWER: Uses battery with 18 month life. COLO

Vibraquartz Classic Dress Watch (Model Vq200)

The VibraQuartz Classic Dress Watch, model VQ200, is a vibrating alarm watch designed for use by individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have low vision. This watch has a face plate with raised gold tone hour marks, time and alarm buttons, and fluorescent hands for easy night viewing. It also has a stainless steel casing with scratch resistant glass, Japanese quartz movement, and leather band. This watch is water resistant. DIMENSIONS: The face is 1.5 inches in diameter. COLOR: White or on

Vibrating Alarm Clock (Model Va3)

The Vibrating Alarm Clock, model VA3, is a vibrating and flashing alarm clock designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. For use at home or travelling, this alarm clock has a gradual yet powerful vibration. It clips under the user's pillow or can be placed on a night stand. Amplified audio and flasher alarms are also included. A large LCD display shows the room temperature as well as the time. Other features include a built-in flashlight and a timer. POWER: Uses 3 AA alkali

Vibrating Personal Pager

The Vibrating Personal Pager is a tactile paging system designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. This wireless system permits person-to-person paging or notification of the ringing of a doorbell or telephone within a 100-foot range. The compact, lightweight system is available with a choice of a push-button transmitter or a sound-activated transmitter. POWER: Uses 2 double-A batteries. WARRANTY: One year.

Vibrating Timer

The Vibrating Timer is designed for use by people with hearing disabilities. This compact timer can be used for cooking and baking and for other situations requiring time tracking. The unit can be set to beep, flash, vibrate, or provide all three types of alerts. POWER: Uses batteries (included).

Vibrating Timer & Alarm Clock

The Vibrating Timer & Alarm Clock is a timer alarm clock designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This pocket-sized clock has a liquid crystal display (LCD), countdown/countup stopwatch timer, and a selectable vibrating alarm or buzzer for both the clock and the countdown timer. The timer can be set for up to 100 hours. The unit is equipped with a detachable belt clip. POWER: Requires one triple-A battery (not included). DIMENSIONS: 3.5 x 1.5 x 0.5 inches. WARRANTY: 9

Video Vra

Video VRA is an auditory evaluation system designed for use with children who are deaf or hard of hearing. To keep the child's interest during the hearing test, the system includes a color liquid crystal display (LCD) display that continuously shows 24 animated cartoon clips lasting 20 to 50 seconds each. Other features include metal housing and a wireless handheld remote control. OPTIONS: Tabletop or wall-mount stand. DIMENSIONS: 11.8 x 2.4 x 14.3 inches. The LCD display measures 15 inches. WEI

Vindicator

Vindicator is a light probe signal system designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision, or who are deaf or hard of hearing. This system is primarily used to make electronic equipment accessible to employees with sensory disabilities, enabling them to work independently in switchboard, security, and other technical and service-oriented environments. It uses optical and electrical sensors to automatically detect signals in security monitoring and other equipment, and provides c

Visual Sound

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of cell phone technology which converts voice input to text and text input to voice allowing individuals with hearing impairment and/or deafness to communicate by cell phone. The Visual Sound is a mobile phone for the hearing impaired that converts voice input to text and text input to voice. The design features two handy pillars that scroll sideways to expose the roll-out display. To communicate, the individual feeds in the text using the

Visual Timer

The Visual Timer is a visual timer designed for use by individuals with cognitive or hearing disabilities. This timer creates a visual awareness of elapsed time as the large colored wedge on the face diminishes as the time elapses. These units are available with or without an audible beep when time expires. The larger model can be free standing or wall mounted. POWER: Uses one double-A battery (not included). DIMENSIONS: 3 inches square or 8 inches square.

Vp-200 Videophone

The VP-200 Videophone is a video display telephone designed for use by people who are deaf or hard or hearing and use sign language to communicate. The VP-200 is designed to be used with the Sorenson Video Relay Service (SVRS), and it allows the user to place and receive SVRS calls to people who have a regular telephone as well as direct calls to people who have another videophone. This video telephone also provides access to SVRS’s SignMail service which delivers messages in ASL using video re

Vv-Talker

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a theurputic training aid to assist deaf/mute children to speak effectively. The VV-Talker is designed for children who are deaf and/or mute to assist them in overcoming difficulties in speaking effectively. Since they cannot hear the sounds a hearing person makes, it is difficult to know if they pronouncing words or sounds correctly. The VV-Talker has two components - a vibration detector that with a handle that fits around the front of

Walking Frame Brake Modification

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a customized adaptation to a four-wheel walker to enable back wheels to lock when navigating the walker up steps for an individual with cerebral palsy and visual and hearing impairments. Two spring-loaded semi-circular aluminum cams are used to jam the back wheels if they move backwards, but not stop the wheels from moving forward. The two cams are mounted on the frame just above the wheels and are attached to a cord which travels up to hook in the center o

Walking Frame Carrying Stick Modification

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a customized adaptation to a four-wheel walker enabling an individual with cerebral palsy and visual and hearing impairments to carry her walking stick and white cane while using her walker. Previous adaptations generally put the carry stick attachments on the outside of the frame; however, there was concern that this would reduce maneuverability of the walker within the individual’s small home. Attachments were added that allow the sticks to be carried wit

Wallet Modification

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted wallet modification for individuals with a variety of physical disabilities including but not limited to: inability to use one hand; sight/depth perception disabilities; limited dexterity; spasms and tremors; or mobility disabilities. The concept was to create a wallet that can be easily manipulated with only one hand, has no small parts, is accessible to an individual sitting who is sitting down, and is designed to be secu

Weather Radio With Light And Bed Shaker

This Midland Weather Alert Radio with Silent Call Light and Bed Shaker is designed for those with hearing impairments and also for the blind and or deaf. The flashing strobe light and the bed shaker are included. It gives alerts,both visual and audible to hazardous weather conditions at all times. It uses Specific Alert Message Encoding (SAME) technology. Has 7 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA) channels. Public Alert certified. Selectable warning system. Voice, siren, and tone

Westclox 1950 Moon Beam Big Ben Alarm Clock (Model 43000)

The Westclox 1950 Moon Beam Big Ben Alarm Clock, model 43000, is a flashing alarm clock designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This analog alarm clock flashes for four minutes to rouse sleepers; a bell sounds after four minutes. The illuminated clock face is modeled after Big Ben, with Arabic numerals and hands protected by a convex lens. This clock also features a snooze button. The clock uses a 25-watt replaceable bulb. POWER: Uses household current for regular operat

Who Do-What Where

Who Do-What Where is a writing and reading skills training program designed for use by children who are deaf or hard of hearing. The program includes eight educational games with progressive activities to help children learn basic sentence parts and sentence structure, leading to success in building and analyzing simple sentences. COMPATIBILITY: For use on Apple Macintosh and IBM or compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: For Macintosh computers, System 7 through 9 or OS X is required; for IB

Widex Passion 440 Hearing Aid

The Widex Passion440 Hearing Aid is a (RIC) hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The receiver, or loudspeaker, is placed into the ear canal, while the rest of the hearing aid is placed behind the ear. This allows for a reduction in size and minimizes the risk of acoustic feedback. There are three fitting options: Instant receiver ear-tip flex; instant receiver ear-tip open, which allows for open fitting for individuals with mild hearing loss; and custom re

Winchap

WinCHAP (Windows Computer Hearing Aid Program) is a hearing aid case management and database program desinged for use by audiologists. This program allows the audiologist to store basic information about patients and their hearing aids as well as measurements performed with a Fonix audiometer and/or hearing aid analyzer (see entries). The program can store patient contact and insurance information and hearing aid model, serial number, and warranty data. Built-in search tools facilitate the creat

Wireless Doorbell With Strobe Receiver

The Wireless Doorbell with Strobe Receiver is a doorbell signal designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The system comprises a pushbutton transmitter that activates a bright strobe light on the receiver when pressed. This system has an operational range of 50 meters between the pushbutton and the receiver. POWER: Uses two C batteries (not included) and one 12-volt battery (included). An optional 12-volt power pack is available. WARRANTY: 12-month warranty.

Wireless Microphone Transmitter & Receiver (Models M-216 & Pr-216)

The Wireless Microphone Transmitter and Receiver, models M-216 and PR-216, is a wireless microphone transmitter and receiver for an FM amplification system, designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. The transmitter can transmit and the receiver can receive on a total of 57 synthesized channels (19 high fidelity channels and 38 standard channels) in the 216-217 megahertz (MHz) Low Power Radio Service (LPRS) band. The operating range is 200 feet. The transmitter's microcontroller a

Wireless Xm-1000 Visual Reinforced Audiometry (Vra) System

The Wireless XM-1000 Visual Reinforcement Audiometry (VRA) System is an auditory evaluation system designed for use with children who are deaf or hard of hearing. To attract the attention of children during pediatric auditory assessment, the system combines motion with attention-getting multiple light patterns. The system includes a smoked plexiglass box with a screen on which a friendly cartoon character lights up and quietly moves back and forth to attract attention. Additionally, 20 brightly

Word-Family Fun

Word-Family Fun is a cued speech auditory-visual sign language training and program designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing or have communication or speech disabilities. This set of 10 CD-ROMs enables children to play with 45 word families and more than 300 words. Students learn common spelling patterns and vocabulary in groups such as the "at" family, which includes "cat," hat," and "bat." This educational software teaches common spelling patterns and vocabulary. The use

Wyndtell Wireless Messaging Service

Wyndtell wireless messaging service is a paging system designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. This mobile paging system enables the user to send and receive e-mail, send and receive telecommunication device for the deaf (TDD) messages, send faxes, send a text-to-speech message to any telephone, receive a speech-to-text message, and send a message to any one-way alpha-numeric pager. Two pager models and three service plans are available to meet user communication needs. A one-

X-10 Phone Module

The X-10 Phone Module is a telephone signal indicator designed to provide visual signaling to persons with hearing disabilities. The module directly connects to an existing phone line. A lamp, which is plugged into the module, will flash when the phone rings. The X-10 Phone Module can also be used as a pager.

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