Blind and Low Vision General

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20-20 Pens

20-20 Pens are designed for individuals with low vision. Pen for users with low vision. Bold line 20/20 Pens make handwriting easy to read. Bold black felt-tip marker with permanent ink provides high contrast against light-colored backgrounds.

3M Expressions Anti-Glare Computer Filter

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

3X Led Lighted Sliding Pocket Magnifier

The 3X Light Emitting Diode or LED Lighted Sliding Pocket Magnifier is designed for those individuals who are visually impaired or those with low vision, to help them better navigate in dim-lit or dark areas. The LED gives off light while the magnifier enlarges items 3x. Two CR01130 batteries included. Portable.

Accuvote-Tsx

AccuVote-TSX is a voice output voting machine system designed for use by voters who are blind or have low vision. This direct record entry (DRE) voting machine system is a voter-activated, interactive touch-screen system with enhanced screen visibility for individuals with low vision and voice output through headphones to ensure voting privacy and independence for individuals who are blind. Using an intelligent Voter Card as the voter interface, this system permits voters to cast their votes eit

Ada Restroom Sign With Braille (Models 507, 508, 509, 527, 528, & 529)

These Handicap Signs are access signs designed for use to indicate restrooms for individuals who are blind or have low vision, or to indicate wheelchair-accessible restrooms for individuals with mobility disabilities. Signs are for Men's, Women's, or unisex restrooms with or without wheelchair access, and include a pictogram of a man and/or a woman, with or without the international handicapped access symbol. The appropriate text is included (Men, Women, or Restroom for unisex restrooms). All si

Ada Starter Kit

The ADA Starter Kit includes a sampling of products to initiate compliance to ADA regulations for public facilities. The kit includes a metal traffic sign that reads "Reserved Parking" and has the international access symbol on it; a metal secondary parking sign reading "Van Accessible" to be added underneath an accessible parking area marker to indicate those spaces wide enough for a wheelchair lift van; an engraved plastic Braille sign that reads "Rest Room" and has the men/women graphic on it

Ada Tactile Sign - Access Left/right (Models 369L & 369R)

The ADA Tactile Sign - Access Left/Right is a braille and tactile access sign designed to indicate wheelchair access for individuals with mobility or visual disabilities or spinal cord injury. The sign is made of plastic with a raised international access symbol (a stylized figure in a wheelchair) facing in the direction of a left arrow (model 369L) or right arrow (model 369R) above the word ACCESS. A Grade 2 braille translation is at the bottom. The sign is individually packed in a poly bag, an

Ada Tactile Sign - Exit (Model 368E)

The ADA Tactile Sign - Exit, model 368E, is a braille and tactile access sign designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs and individuals who are blind or have low vision. This plastic sign has a raised international access symbol (a stylized figure in a wheelchair) above the word EXIT, with a Grade 2 braille translation at the bottom. Signs are individually packed in a poly bag, and are fastened with double-sided pressure sensitive tape. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 8 x 6 x 0.13 inch thick. COLOR:

Ada Tactile Sign - Men/women (Models 365M & 365W)

The ADA Tactile Sign - Men/Women is a braille and tactile bathroom sign designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. Each plastic sign has a raised tactile symbol of a man (model 365M) or woman (model 365W), with the word Men or Women in raised letters and a Grade 2 braille translation. Signs are individually packed in a poly bag, and are fastened with double-sided pressure sensitive tape. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 8 x 6 inches x 0.125 inch thick. COLOR: Brown, black, or blue with w

Ada Tactile Sign - Men/women/restroom (Models 370M, 370U, & 370W)

The ADA Tactile Sign - Men/Women/Restroom is a braille and tactile sign designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The plastic sign is triangular (model 370M) or circular (models 370U and 370W) with raised symbols and lettering. Model 370M has a stylized male figure above the word MEN; model 370W has a stylized female figure above the word WOMEN; and model 370U has stylized male and female figures separated by a vertical bar above the word RESTROOM, all enclosed in a trian

Ada Tactile Sign - Numbers (Model 366R)

The ADA Tactile Sign - Numbers, model 366R, is a braille and tactile sign designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The sign is plastic with raised numbering and a Grade 2 braille translation. Signs are individually packed in a poly bag, and are fastened with double-sided pressure-sensitive tape. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 2.5 x 5 x 0.13 inch thick. COLOR: Brown, black, or blue with white numerals.

Ada Tactile Sign - Stairs (Model 366S)

The ADA Tactile Sign - Stairs, model 366S, is a braille and tactile sign designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The sign is made of plastic with a raised symbol representing a flight of stairs above the word STAIRS. A Grade 2 braille translation is at the bottom of the sign. Signs are individually packed in a poly bag and are fastened with double-sided pressure sensitive tape. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 8 x 6 x 0.13 inch thick. COLOR: Brown, black, or blue with white symbol and

Ada Tactile Sign - Unisex/men/women (Models 368U, 368M, & 368W)

ADA Tactile Sign - Unisex is a braille and tactile bathroom access sign designed for use by wheelchair user and individuals who are blind or have low vision. This plastic sign has a raised international access symbol (a stylized figure in a wheelchair) above the word MEN (model 368M), WOMEN (model 368W), or UNISEX (model 368U), with a Grade 2 braille translation at the bottom. Signs are individually packed in a poly bag, and are fastened with double-sided pressure sensitive tape. DIMENSIONS (HxW

Adapt Ada Compliance Signage

The Adapt ADA Compliance Signage is a series of access and parking area marker signs designed to help public facilities and private businesses to comply with the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) for posting information. A variety of signage is available including main directory modules; secondary directory modules; plaque modules; overhead and wall mounts; building codes; and special modules. The signage is offered in Helvetica and Claredon typestyles with accompanying B

Address: Earth, Large Format Color Atlas, Section One( Model 1-01910-00)

Address: Earth, Large Format Color Atlas, Section One is an Atlas designed for individuals with low vision.This atlas meets 70 specific readability guidelines for users with low vision.Section One covers: Earth Features, North America, South and Far East Asia, plus the Indian Subcontinent. Other sections of the atlas will be announced as they are available.

Alexandravision Meteor Vibrating Watch

The Meteor Quartz timepiece by Alexandravision was developed for those with visual impairments, and features a curved, crescent shape. The rounded bottom design helps orient the device in an individual's hands.

AllWrite

AllWrite is talking word processor program designed for use by visually impaired children or individuals with dyslexia.  It provides complete speech support and large print editing. It can be used a first typing program for children who are visually impaired.  In addition, it can be used as an alternative to a screen reader.

Aph Plexiglass® Blocks

APH Plexiglas® Blocks are colored transparent and translucent geometric shapes in two sizes to create displays for attracting visual attention; encouraging visually directed reaching; matching by shapes, size and color; and for introducing spatial relationships. Thirty pieces in six colors and three shapes (circle, triangle and square). COLOR: Red, yellow and blue. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Aph Print Braille Children's Books: Dear Santa, Please Come To The 19Th Floor

The APH "Dear Santa, Please Come to the 19th Floor," edition, unites print and Braille in one volume. A Braille overlay page allows both sighted and non-sighted persons to read together. DIMENSIONS: 11.5 inches height x 8.7 inches width x 0.3 inches depth. WEIGHT: 6.4 ounces. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Aph Print/braille Children's Books: Goin' Someplace Special

The APH Curious George edition, unites print and Braille in one volume. A Braille overlay page allows both sighted and non-sighted persons to read together. DIMENSIONS: 11.5 inches height x 8.7 inches width x 0.3 inches depth. WEIGHT: 6.4 ounces. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Aph Print/braille Children's Books: Oranges On Golden Mountain

The APH "Oranges on Golden Mountain" edition, unites print and Braille in one volume. A Braille overlay page allows both sighted and non-sighted persons to read together. DIMENSIONS: 11.5 inches height x 8.7 inches width x 0.3 inches depth. WEIGHT: 6.4 ounces. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Aph Print/braille Children's Books: Where The Wild Things Are

The APH "Where the Wild Things Are" edition, unites print and Braille in one volume. A Braille overlay page allows both sighted and non-sighted persons to read together. DIMENSIONS: 11.5 inches height x 8.7 inches width x 0.3 inches depth. WEIGHT: 6.4 ounces. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Aph Recreational Reading Books: Bread And Jam For Frances

The APH "Bread and Jam for Frances," edition, unites print and Braille in one volume. A Braille overlay page allows both sighted and non-sighted persons to read together. DIMENSIONS: 11.5 inches height x 8.7 inches width x 0.3 inches depth. WEIGHT: 6.4 ounces. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Aph Recreational Reading: Black Beauty

The APH "Black Beauty," edition, unites print and Braille in one volume. A Braille overlay page allows both sighted and non-sighted persons to read together. Story Description: Black Beauty, a good-natured and strong stallion, tells of his adventures working with many types of people. DIMENSIONS: 11.5 inches height x 8.7 inches width x 0.3 inches depth. WEIGHT: 6.4 ounces. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Aph Recreational Reading: Cat In The Hat

The APH "Cat in the Hat," edition, unites print and Braille in one volume. A Braille overlay page allows both sighted and non-sighted persons to read together. Book Description: Dr. Seuss took 220 words, rhymed them, and created "The Cat in the Hat", the story of the cat that transformed a dull, rainy afternoon into a magical and just-messy-enough adventure. DIMENSIONS: 11.5 inches height x 8.7 inches width x 0.3 inches depth. WEIGHT: 6.4 ounces. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacture

Aph Recreational Reading: Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone

The APH "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone," edition, unites print and Braille in one volume. A Braille overlay page allows both sighted and non-sighted persons to read together. Story Description: Harry Potter learns that he is a wizard and has been accepted at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Book one in this popular series. DIMENSIONS: 11.5 inches height x 8.7 inches width x 0.3 inches depth. WEIGHT: 6.4 ounces. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Aph Recreational Reading: Poems For Youth

The APH "Poems for Youth," edition, unites print and Braille in one volume. A Braille overlay page allows both sighted and non-sighted persons to read together. Description: The volume presents Emily Dickenson's poetry to young people. DIMENSIONS: 11.5 inches height x 8.7 inches width x 0.3 inches depth. WEIGHT: 6.4 ounces. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Aph Recreational Reading: Star Wars: Outbound Flight

The APH "Star Wars: Outbound Flight," edition, unites print and Braille in one volume. A Braille overlay page allows both sighted and non-sighted persons to read together. Story Description: Jedi Master Jorus C'baoth heads an ambitious intergalactic expedition to the Unknown Regions. DIMENSIONS: 11.5 inches height x 8.7 inches width x 0.3 inches depth. WEIGHT: 6.4 ounces. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Aph Recreational Reading: The Broker

The APH "The Broker," edition, unites print and Braille in one volume. A Braille overlay page allows both sighted and non-sighted persons to read together. DIMENSIONS: 11.5 inches height x 8.7 inches width x 0.3 inches depth. WEIGHT: 6.4 ounces. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Aph Recreational Reading: The Great Gatsby

The APH "The Great Gatsby," edition, unites print and Braille in one volume. A Braille overlay page allows both sighted and non-sighted persons to read together. Story Description: Self-made, self-invented millionaire Jay Gatsby embodies some of the Jazz Age's most abiding obsessions: money, ambition, greed, and the promise of new beginnings. DIMENSIONS: 11.5 inches height x 8.7 inches width x 0.3 inches depth. WEIGHT: 6.4 ounces. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Aph Recreational Reading: The House At Pooh Corner

The APH "The House at Pooh Corner," edition, unites print and Braille in one volume. A Braille overlay page allows both sighted and non-sighted persons to read together. Story Description: Christopher Robin and Pooh's adventures are always sure to be interesting. DIMENSIONS: 11.5 inches height x 8.7 inches width x 0.3 inches depth. WEIGHT: 6.4 ounces. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Aph Recreational Reading: The Velveteen Rabbit

The APH "The Velveteen Rabbit," edition, unites print and Braille in one volume. A Braille overlay page allows both sighted and non-sighted persons to read together. Story Description: A stuffed toy rabbit comes to life in this timeless tale of the transforming power of love. DIMENSIONS: 11.5 inches height x 8.7 inches width x 0.3 inches depth. WEIGHT: 6.4 ounces. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Audible Battery Tester

The Audible Battery Tester is designed for persons who are blind or have low vision. The device tests 9-volt, AA, AAA, C, D, and N size batteries. The user places the battery in the tester, then presses a button. As the button is pressed, a continuous beep is heard if the battery has power. The louder the beep, the more power remains in the battery. The Audible Battery Tester also has a light indicator for those who can see.

Audible Battery Tester (Model Abt2)

The Audible Battery Tester (Model ABT2) is a hand-held button battery tester that will test AAA, AA, C, D, N, 9 volt and button cell batteries by emitting a strong buzz when the battery is good, a weaker buzz when marginal and should not be used for recording, and no sound when discharged. The unit also has a visual meter display with a green, red, and yellow zone.

Audio Check Register

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY" ----- PURPOSE: To enable an individual with blindness or low vision to track checkbook transactions. Use a standard cassette recorder to record checkbook activity such as the date, checks written, and deposits or withdrawls sequentially. TOOLS: Cassette recoder. AUTHOR: McKenna, K. TITLE: Check Out these Options (in Springboard). JOURNAL: RE:view. REF: Vol. 38 no. 3, Fall 2006: p. 125-126. PAGES: 3 with cover. 2006.

Avc Advantage

AVC Advantage is a voice output voting machine designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This electronic voting system has a full ballot display with audio voting and smart card activation. A large candidate area on the ballot display accommodates large type. A tactile voting switch and visual indicator confirm that a voting selection has been made. The voting machine is wheelchair accessible. The machine supports up to 2,000 ballot styles with 504 ballot positions. POWER

Avc Edge

AVC Edge is a voice output voting machine designed for use by voters who are blind or have low vision. Its audio ballot capability helps voters with vision disabilities cast a secret ballot. It has a large high resolution color screen which is adjustable to serve voters of varying heights and physical abilities. The machine accommodates bilingual and multilingual ballots with up to 12 languages in up to 2,000 ballot styles, with a maximum ballot size of 500 pages with 1,000 contests/races/propos

Balanced Spectrum Beale Street Floor Lamp

The Balanced Spectrum Beale Street Floor Lamp is a low vision light designed for use by individuals with vision disabilities. This lamp simulates the spectrum of natural daylight to aid visibility. The 26-watt bulb included with this lamp is brighter than a 100-watt incandescent bulb. The lamp is equipped with an adjustable, counter-balanced arm for optimal positioning. OPTIONS: Replacement bulbs. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 21.8 x 10.8 x 62.6 inches. WEIGHT: 15 pounds. COLOR: Brushed nickel with a che

Balanced Spectrum Beale Street Table Lamp

The Balanced Spectrum Beale Street Table Lamp is a low vision light designed for use by individuals with vision disabilities. This lamp simulates the spectrum of natural daylight to aid visibility. This table lamp's 26-watt bulb is brighter than a 100-watt incandescent bulb. The lamp is equipped with an adjustable, counter-balanced arm for optimal positioning. OPTIONS: Replacement bulbs. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 19.1 x 10 x 29 inches. WEIGHT: 8.5 pounds. COLOR: Brushed nickel with a cherry wood pole

Balanced Spectrum Elegance Floor Lamp

The Balanced Spectrum Elegance Floor Lamp is a low vision light designed for use by individuals with vision disabilities. This lamp simulates the spectrum of natural daylight to aid visibility. The lamp is equipped with a flexible gooseneck for optimal positioning. The unit uses an energy-efficient 8,000 hour compact bulb. OPTIONS: Replacement bulbs. DIMENSIONS: 50 inches tall with a seven-foot power cord. The head is 5.5 x 10.5 x 1.5 inches. The base is 10.75 x 8 x 3 inches. WEIGHT: 10 pounds.

Balanced Spectrum Lafayette Boulevard Lamp

The Balanced Spectrum Lafayette Boulevard Floor Lamp is a low vision light designed for use by individuals with vision disabilities. This lamp simulates the spectrum of natural daylight to aid visibility. This torchiere-style lamp provides warm ambient room light, and it has a Balanced Spectrum reading light that extends on a flexible gooseneck from the pole of the torchiere lamp. The reading lamp function uses a 25-watt bulb (included) and the torchiere lamp uses a 3-way 30-watt bulb (included)

Balanced Spectrum Market Street Lamp

The Balanced Spectrum Market Street Lamp is a low vision light designed for use by individuals with vision disabilities. This lamp simulates the spectrum of natural daylight to aid visibility. This 55-watt lamp is brighter than two 100-watt incandescent bulbs combined; however, the brightness can be adjusted to fit the user's needs and activity using a three-way switch which provides a choice of 55 watts, 42 watts, or 27 watts. The lamp is equipped with a flexible gooseneck for optimal positioni

Balanced Spectrum Sunset Boulevard Lamp

The Balanced Spectrum Sunset Boulevard Lamp is a low vision light designed for use by individuals with vision disabilities. This lamp simulates the spectrum of natural daylight to aid visibility. The floor lamp uses two 42 watt bulbs (included) that can be used independently or together. OPTIONS: Replacement bulbs. DIMENSIONS(LxWxH): 10.5 x 10.5 x 60 inches. WEIGHT: 12.8 pounds. COLOR: Antique brass. GUARANTEE: 90-day satisfaction guarantee.

Beam N Read Led 6 Deluxe Hands Free Light (Model Bnr Led 6-3)

The Beam N Read LED 6 Deluxe Hands Free Light, model BNR LED 6-3, is a battery-operated lamp designed for use by individuals with low vision, mobility, or upper extremity disabilities. This versatile light is worn around the neck with the included adjustable neck strap to provide steady, hands-free lighting for reading, crafts, and other personal tasks. The light also provides personal space lighting for walking or wheeling a wheelchair in the dark and during power outages. The light is turned o

Beeping Softball

The Beeping Baseball is a regulation softball with a battery charged beeper inside, designed for individuals who are blind or visually-impaired. This softball beeps and continues to beep while the pin is pulled out. It allows players to keep track of where the ball is. DIMENSIONS: 16 inch circumference. WEIGHT: 19 ounces with batteries.

Big Print Address Book

The Big Print Address Book is a large print address book designed for use by individuals with low vision. Wide-ruled lines provide space for writing names and addresses using large letters and numbers, with room for over 500 listings in large print format. The address book has flexible plastic coil binding and durable covers with inside front and back pockets. A bold 20/20 pen (see separate entry) is included. DIMENSIONS: 8 x 9.5 inches closed.

Bilingual Braille Signs

Bilingual Braille Signs are tactile facility signs with engraved English and Spanish printed messages along with Grade 2 Braille translations of each language. These acrylic signs are available with the following messages: Women/Mujeres, Men/Hombres, Restroom/Baños, Lunch Room/Merendero, Stairway/Escaleras, No Smoking/No Fumar, Exit/Salida, and Elevator/Elevadore. All lettering is in capital letters. MOUNTING: Foam tape supplied with each sign for indoor mounting. DIMENSIONS: 8 x 4 inches. COLOR

Black Leather Organizer Wallet

The Black Leather Organizer Wallet is a money organizer designed for use by for individuals who are blind or who have low vision or who have have cognitive disabilities. The wallet features three coin compartments, three paper money compartments, 10 credit card slots, a zippered pocket, an ID window, and a checkbook pocket. It has Velcro closures. COLOR: Black.

Blindshell Android Application On Google Play

BlindShell is an application developed for visually impaired individuals. It is controlled by simple touch gesture. There is also a text-to-speech feature with vibration and sound responses. Blindshell contains the following applications: Call, Messages, Contacts, Alarm, Notes, Voice Recorder, Book Reader, Color Recognition, Settings, Information about State, Favorites and Missed Events. There is also an easy-to-use keyboard for writing numbers and texts. To purchase BlindShell see Google Play.

Book Port Dt

Book Port DT is a desktop-style Digital Talking Book player and recorder designed for individuals who are blind or have low vision. The design includes a large, clear-sounding speaker and easy-to-use controls. Book Port DT is ideal for reading Digital Talking Books. Users can also record or edit their own material in Digital Talking Book format. In addition, users can listen to internet radio or podcasts for education or entertainment. Book Port DT offers: • National Library Service (NLS) Ca

Boys Restroom Ada Sign & Girls Restroom Ada Sign

The Girls Restroom ADA Sign and Boys Restroom ADA Sign are braille signs designed for use by individuals who are blind or who have low vision. Each sign is made of high impact styrene with a non-glare surface, and can be used outdoors or indoors. Each sign features a pictogram of a boy or a girl with the word "BOYS" or "GIRLS" in sans serif lettering and Braille. Each sign comes with double-faced adhesive tape on back for mounting. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 9 x 6 inches. Signs are 1/8 inch thick with 0.

Braille / Tactile Designer Graphic Signs

The Braille/Tactile Designer Graphic Signs, DB Series, are access signs designed to provide alternative reading formats of sign messages for Braille readers. Sign messages and graphics indicate the international access symbol, restrooms, accessible restrooms, no smoking, left/right and up/down directional arrows, and volume control and text telephones, fire extinguisher, directions in the event of fire, and exit. The signs feature grade 2 braille, raised letters, and white on black graphics. Mad

Braille CapTel

The Braille CapTel is a captioned telephone for people who are blind, deaf-blind or have low vision. This phone is designed specifically to interact with the CapTel Captioning Service to display a realtime transcript of each conversation on a screen located just above the number key pad. Read braille captions of telephone conversations on a dynamic braille display. Users who subscribe to the CapTel Captioning Service place each call in the same way as dialing a traditional phone. As the user dia

Braille Cards

Braille Cards are braille greeting cards designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. Each card includes a braille graphics design and a braille message. Occasions include Anniversary, Birthday, New Born Child, Graduation, Wedding, Retirement, Easter, Father's Day, Friendship, St. Patrick's Day, Mother's Day, Sympathy, Teacher, Thank You, Thinking of You, Valentines Day, Get Well Soon, Christmas, New Years, July 4th, Halloween, Thanksgiving, Grandparents Day, and Good Luck.

Braille Check Register

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY" ----- PURPOSE: To enable an individual with blindness or low vision to track checkbook transactions. Write transaction information such as the date and checks written, and deposits, or withdrawls made in Braille on individual file cards and file sequentially on a file box. MATERIALS: Blank file cards and file box. TOOLS: Brailler. SKILLS REQUIRED: Braille. AUTHOR: McKenna, K. TITLE: Check Out these Options (in Springboard). JOURNAL: RE:view. REF: Vol. 38 no. 3, Fall 2006:

Braille Credit Card

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a Braille credit card to be used by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The Braille Credit Card is a refined version of the Blind CC, but from a different designer. This card is sleek and easy to carry with dimensions similar to a regular credit card. It displays each transaction on a refreshable braille display and reconfirms it with audio feedback. It also will calculate tip amounts and currency conversion. The braille displ

Braille Datebook 2015

The Braille Datebook 2015 is designed for individuals with low vision. Keep track of appointments, addresses, family schedules, class assignments, and more with the Braille DateBook from APH. Use it at your desk or on the go; it is sturdy, and fits in a backpack or brief case.

Braille Holiday Cards

Braille Holiday Cards are braille greeting cards designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. Three designs are available: (1) A Chrismas tree with the braille inscription, "String of Dots" printed inside; (2) a holiday wreath with the braille inscription, "The berries on this wreath are more than they may seem: for they are really dots of braille with a most important theme. Peace on Earth is the message hung upon the door; touch it with your finger and feel some peace som

Braille Jamb Plate (Models J500400, J400400, J350350, J325325, J300400, & J400Rnd)

The Braille Jamb Plate, models J500400, J400400, J350350, J325325, J300400 and J400RND, is a braille sign designed for use to indicate floor numbers for elevator passengers who are blind or have low vision. Each unit has a floor number or a designation such as PH (penthouse) in large print, together with the braille equivalent. The unit is placed in the elevator door jamb so that passengers can tell which floor they have reached before leaving the car. Made of acrylic, the unit comes in rectangu

Braille Prescription Labels

A Braille label is designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision.  It allows users to quickly gather important information about your prescription such as, Patient Name, Drug Name and Instructions.

Braille Room Number Signs

Braille Room Number Signs are tactile signs with Alpha/numeric printed letters and Braille designed to permanently designate assigned room numbers. The signs will fit up to 5 letters or numbers per sign. MOUNTING: Double faced tape. DIMENSIONS: 4 x 4 inches. COLOR: Brown, Black, Red, Blue, and Burgundy. Choice of white lettering on these colored backgrounds, or these colors on a white background.

Braille Signage For Atm's

Braille Signage for ATM's are braille overlays for automatic teller machine (ATM) controls designed to make ATM's accessible to individuals who are blind or have low vision. These overlays have both graphics and braille to indicate ATM functions. The overlays are made of heavy stainless steel to prevent corrosion and are applied to the ATM using strong adhesives to prevent vandalism. Overlays are available for the following ATM models: Diebold models 906, 910, 911, 1060 MDS, 1062, 1064, 1072, 10

Braille Signs

Braille Signs are designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. These signs have pictorial symbols and/or lettering along with braille. They are made of thick, rigid plastic and have pressure-sensitive self-adhesive mounting pads. Messages and symbols include Men - Wheelchair Accessible; Women - Wheelchair Accessible; Men/Women & Wheelchair Accessible; Men/Women Restroom; Men/Women Restrooms; No Smoking; Wheelchair Accessible; Exit; Arrow (horizontal or up 45 degrees); Me

Braille Signs

Braille signs for elevators and room numbers. Stainless steel or bronze, braille and raised letter plates. Various stock sizes. Custom sizes and finishes available.

Braille Signs With Graphics

Braille Signs with Graphics are tactile access facility signs that include the English printed word and a graphic and the Braille corresponding to that word. The outline engraved signs feature English words in 5/8-inch high letters raised 1/32-inch, and Grade 2 Braille raised 1/32-inch from the sign. Sign messages include: Stairway, Men, Elevator, Escalator, Cafeteria, Telephone, Lobby, Rest Room, and Women. The signs are made of acrylic. MOUNTING: Double faced tape. DIMENSIONS: 8 x 8 inches. CO

Braille Strips

Braille Strips are adhesive-backed strips with Grade 2 Braille designed for retrofitting existing signs to comply with ADA regulations. Manufacturer will translate existing sign messages at no extra cost and supply the Braille version along with a paper copy so that the strips will be correctly applied to the corresponding sign. The messages come in a holder to be mounted on the sign. DIMENSIONS: Each Braille character is .25 x .50 inches. COLOR: Braille characters and holders are available in

Braille-Large Print Protractor

Bold large print numbers and raised dots mark the 180 degrees of this protractor. This protractor features a pivoting wand. When aligned with a certain degree measurement, the corresponding angle is created by the wand and the bottom edge of the protractor. Includes print and braille instructions.

Brailled Silver Tone Watch

This Braille silver tone watch is a standard watch with a white face and a 6 o’clock opening. Its Braille face is designed to allow the Blind to tell time on their own. It is hand winding or mechanical movement, has stainless steel watch hands, and a silver tone stainless steel watch hands and expansion band.

BrailleNote GPS & Receiver for BrailleNote, VoiceNote, or BrailleNote PK - 8GB

BrailleNote GPS & Receiver for BrailleNote, VoiceNote, or BrailleNote PK - 8GB is intended for blind and low vision people to help with way-finding. The GPS alerts the user the names of streets, when approaching an intersection and when it’s time to take a turn. It's a software designed to guide the user with precise information about the surroundings. It is a portable device and can be used exploring by foot or the surrounding.  Allows as well as a note taking and voice recorder. 

Braillepen Slim

Braille Pen Slim is a Bluetooth Braille Keyboard designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. It connects to the user’s phone, notebook, PC or tablet. It allows the user to write SMS, complete a 6-key entry into a Braille translator or simply type. It is equipped with 6 Braille dot keys, 3 function keys (shift, space and control). The Shift and Control keys become dots 7 and 8 in 8-dot Braille. The BraillePen Slim works with iOS VoiceOver, Talks, BrailleBack, Mobile Acc

Braillewise Signage System

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a Braille signage system to assist individuals who are blind or have low vision to navigate airline lavatories. Airplane lavatories can be challenging to navigate for any traveler, but for individuals who are blind or have low vision they can be especially difficult to navigate. Designers at Hong Kong Polytechnic University have developed an easy to use system that helps readers of Braille know where everything is once they enter the lav

Brown Leather Organizer

The Brown Leather Organizer, model 432472 , is a wallet designed with many compartments for use by individuals with visual disabilities. This leather wallet is Velcro-fastened and suitable for both men and women. Inside are 3 coin compartments, four paper money compartments with pull tabs, and a suede zippered compartment. The opposite side features 10 credit card slots and a large card/checkbook pocket underneath. DIMENSIONS: 8 x 4 inches when closed.

Cal-Tac Notecard

CAL-tac Notecards are braille greeting cards designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. Each card has a tactile illustration with a caption in grade II braille, and space to add an individual message using a brailler, slate, typewriter, or single feed braille printer. The illustration is embossed on a soft white plastic sheet that fits into a firm card stock backing. A white envelope is also included. Designs currently available include six balloons (CONGRATULATIONS); sno

Central Alert Mini Notification System

The Central Alert Mini Notification System is designed for individuals who are hearing impaired or deaf. It is extra loud and bright when it flashes, alerting the user to a doorbell ringer, a text, or a call. It has a CentralAlert Cell Phone Ringer/Flasher, a Wireless Doorbell, Alerts to incoming phone calls and texts. As well, the Central Alert Mini Notification System has alerts to Skype and FaceTime calls and a loud ringer and bright flasher alerts. In addition, the product has a backup batte

Cheap Talk 4 Square Communicators (Models 1392, 6392)

Cheap Talk 4 Square Communicators, model 1392 and 6392, are direct selection communicators designed to provide voice communication for persons with communication disabilities. This communicator enables users to speak up to four phrases (up to 5 seconds in length each) that are permanently stored until re-recorded. Both models are square, with two squares in each of two rows. The device can be activated either by pressing a square or using connected switches (not included). Model 6392 come with a

Chef'n Palmzipper

The Palmzipper is an ergonomic corn kernel remover that fits in the palm for ease of use when cleaning corn for salads or corn dishes of any type. A thumb divot cue aids those with visual impairments for comfort and proper placement of hand assurance.

Chromalux Full Spectrum Incandescent Light Bulbs

Chromalux Full Spectrum Incandescent Light Bulbs are high intensity light bulbs designed for use by individuals with low vision or seasonal affective disorder (SAD). The bulbs are made of glass that contains neodymium, a rare earth element that absorbs yellow and other dulling components of the spectrum, allowing violet, blue, green, and red components to be strengthened without producing an imbalance of one color over another. A heavy duty filament provides long life (5000 hours average). They

Clip-On Booklight

The Clip-On Booklight is a low vision light designed for use by individuals with low vision. This clip-on light can also be used as a freestanding light. The extra long clip attaches to any size book and most table tops. This light has an ultra bright LED that never needs replacing. POWER: Uses 3 AAA batteries (not included). COLORS: Blue and silver.

Cocoons Overx Sunglasses & Low Vision Cocoons Overx Sunglasses

Cocoons OveRx Sunglasses are sunglasses designed for use by individuals with blindness, low vision, or neurological disabilities. Sized to fit comfortably over perscription eyeglasses, these polarized fit-over sunglassess have a Ballistic Nylon frame with Flex2Fit adjustable temples. The lightweight, wrap-around frames have a brow bar, under scoop, and polycarbonate side shields for 360-degree protection. The lenses are scratch-resistant lenses and completely shield the eyes from the sun's ultra

Corded Phone With Big Buttons And Speakerphone

This corded phone with big buttons and speakerphone is designed for the blind or visually impaired. This product has braille augmented keys with tactile numbers to make it easier to see or feel. Handset, receiver, volume control, (normal/high), large buttons, and visual ringer. Some of its features include 13 number memories, power failure protection, line powered, a hands free speakerphone, speaker volume control, ringer on/off switch. It is hearing aid compatible.

Credit Card For The Blind

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of an electronic credit card/reader for individuals who are blind or have low vision. The Credit Card for the Blind uses a miniature scanner and fingerprint recognition software to verify the cardholder’s fingerprint as their signature. A Braille display allows the user to read the details of the transaction, and the card's built-in speaker says the name or type of the products being bought, thus giving the user a complete account of the tr

Custom Braille Signs

Custom Braille Signs are tactile access and facility signs that the purchaser may have customized to include the messages they need, with or without graphics, with the Grade 2 Braille translation. Depending on the model, messages may include 1, 2, or 3 lines of 5 to 11 letters each. DIMENSIONS: 8 x 8 inches ($32), 8 x 4 inches ($23.95), 8 x 2 inches ($18.30), and 4 x 4 inches ($18.30). COLOR: White on black, brown, red, blue, or burgundy background; or black, brown, red, blue, or burgundy on whi

Custom Level Numbering With Braille (Model Rre-675)

Custom Level Numbering with Braille, model RRE-675, is a braille and tactile sign designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. Signs are custom engraved to mark the levels in a building. Each sign has a large number in raised text in the center. Below the number in Grade 2 braille are the word "level" and the number. The sign has an acrylic core with a laser-engraved top color / tactile layer and a matte finish. The sign includes permanent acrylic adhesive with removeable ba

Custom Wording With Braille Sign (Model Rsme-Custom)

The Custom Wording with Braille Sign, model RSME-CUSTOM, is a braille and tactile sign designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This sign is engraved with the print word or phrase specified by the user and the braille equivalent of that word or phrase just below the print. The sign has an acrylic core with a laser-engraved top color layer, tactile symbol, Grade 2 Braille, and a matte finish. The sign can be mounted using the included permanent acrylic adhesive with remov

D.I.Y. Simple Sun Visor

***Do It Yourself*** Simple Sun Visor is designed for use by individuals with vision loss who find that bright overhead sunlight hurts their eyes. This visor augments traditional sunglasses and packs very lightly. Materials: 1/8" thick craft foam, cardboard, paper, or similar materials Scissors Hole punch Sun glasses Step 1 1. Draw the visor shape on a piece of craft foam (or cardboard). 2. Cut out the shape. Step 2: Earpiece Holes 3. Use the hole punch to make holes for the earpieces. You can u

Dial For Perfect Vision Glasses

Theses Dial for perfect vision glasses are designed for individuals who have a disability which affects their vision. They are strength adjustable from +0.5 to +4.5 power by rolling the dials near the hinges.

Digicite

DigiCite is a voice output digital display reader designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This system continuously monitors and captures images of digital displays, such as alphanumeric LEDs (light emitting diodes). Whenever the display changes, it converts the display image to text and provides notification using recorded (digitized) speech or other, optional outputs. It works with telephone consoles, alarm displays, measurement devices, recording and test equipment, a

Digital Talking Indoor / Outdoor Thermometer

The Digital Talking Indoor/Outdoor Thermometer is an electronic thermometer designed for use by persons who are blind or have low vision. The unit can sit on a table or be mounted to a wall. It has two large liquid crystal displays (LCD), and reads indoor and outdoor temperatures in a true human voice when a button is pressed. It can be preset to read temperatures at a fixed time or hourly, or to give alerts for high temperatures and freezing temperatures. It also can provide the daily high and

DIY Haptic Proximity Module (HPM) for Low Vision users

The Haptic Proximity Module (HPM) is designed to enable people with low vision, or other vision impairments, to engage with their direct surroundings through vibration feedback from a range detector. 

Diy Talking Shampoo Or Conditioner Bottle

---- DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --------- PURPOSE: To create a do-it-yourself auditory alert for a shampoo or conditioner bottle for the elderly and/or individuals with visual impairments. The bottle plays an auditory message (e.g., "shampoo" or "conditioner") when the lid is opened. The message is intended to help someone differentiate or identify bath products when in the shower or bathing. Step 1: Record a message onto a recordable greeting card. Open and close the card to check that the message h

Dj Propack Speech Module (Model M96)

The DJ ProPack Speech Module, model M96, is a speech synthesizer designed to put high quality speech in all Don Johnston talking software for individuals with communication disabilities or who are blind or have low vision. This program includes the latest MacinTalk Pro text-to-speech software which has a complete selection of natural sounding, intelligent voices. Numbers are pronounced correctly, words are spoken in context, and many abbreviations can be understood. COMPATIBILITY: Macintosh. SYS

DNA-RNA Kit

The DNA-RNA Kit is an interactive model designed for individuals with low vision. The DNA-RNA Kit is an accessible interactive model that demonstrates introductory molecular biology concepts, including the formation of single and double strands of DNA, DNA replication, and transcription of DNA to messenger RNA. The model consists of interlocking jigsaw puzzle-like pieces that represent nucleotides, which are the subunits of DNA and RNA. These subunits are accessible to all students and have colo

Dolphin Easyreader

The Dolphin EasyReader is a software digital talking book player, allowing users to read and listen to content through a combination of text, speech and images. With EasyReader, readers can navigate to any section of a book, change the reading voice, customize their preferred text, alter the background and highlight colors, search for words and phrases, and place bookmarks within a text.

Easyeye Floor Lamp

The EasyEye Floor Lamp is a low vision light designed for use by individuals with low vision. This lamp includes an lonizer Air Purifier that is activated when the light is turned on. It has an adjustable gooseneck and a swivel head. The light uses a 27 watt fluorescent bulb (included) with an anti-reflective lens designed to reduce eyestrain and glare. Other features include energy efficient flicker free electronic ballast. DIMENSIONS (HxDxW): 48 x 10 x 9 inches.

Educational Ball - Tactile Numbers - Orange

Educational Ball - Tactile Numbers – Orange is a ball designed for children with low vision. Children will love playing with this soft ball while at the same time touching and learning the raised tactile numbers 0-9 (zero to nine) and math function symbols on its surface. Molded natural foam rubber with ultra-soft brushed nylon surface. Phthalate-free

Electrical Room Sign With Braille (Model Rre-945)

The Electrical Room Sign with Braille, model RRE-945, is a braille and tactile sign designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The sign features a stylized drawing of a bolt of lightning, with an arrow point at the end, above the phrase, "Electrical Room," in raised text with the Grade II braille equivalent of that phrase printed just below the text. The sign provides visual, tactile and Grade 2 Braille information. It has an acrylic core with a laser-engraved top color /

Elevator Control Panels With Braille

Elevator Control Panels with Braille are tactile signs for use in elevators designed to comply with Section 4.10.12(2) of the ADA. These signs identify floors, alarms, emergency stop buttons, telephone, and other button messages. Several styles are available. Style ECP12 ($9.05 ea) contain 1 or 2 Braille characters only. Style ECP15 ($13.00 ea) show 1 or 2 English characters above 1 or 2 Braille characters. Style ECP26 ($21.40) are slightly larger signs with the following legends available: Alar

Embossed Braille Identification Plates

Embossed Braille Identification Plates are tactile door jamb signs that indicate floor designations for hoistway entrances of elevators and for doors. The plates are available with one printed and one Braille character (style DJ3, $16.10 ea) or two printed and two Braille characters (style DJ4, $17.05 ea). The plates are made of .040 aluminum. DIMENSIONS: One character plates are 2.5 x 3.5 inches; 2 character plates are 3.75 x 3.5 inches. COLOR: Numerals are printed in white on a black backgroun

Engraved Plastic Sign - Men/women With Handicap (Models 352M & 352W)

The Engraved Plastic Sign - Men/Women with Handicap is a tactile access sign designed for us in indicating that a bathroom is wheelchair accessible. This plastic sign has the international Access symbol, a stylized figure in a wheelchair, with the words Men (model 352M) or Women (model 352W) in a Helvetica font. The sign is available with double-sided pressure sensitive tape or screws for fastening. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 2.5 x 7 x O.125 inch thick. Letters are 0.75 inches high. COLOR: Brown with whi

Entrance Sign With Braille (Model Rre-185)

The Entrance Sign with Braille, model RRE-185, is a braille and tactile access sign designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury, or who are blind or have low vision. The sign features the International Access Symbol, a stylized drawing of a figure seated in a wheelchair, above the word, "Entrance," in raised text with the Grade II braille equivalent of that word printed just below the text. An arrow above the figure points to the left. The

Eslate Disabled Access Unit (Model Dau 5000)

The eSlate Disabled Access Unit, model DAU 5000, is a voice output and switch-accessible voting machine designed for use by voters who are blind or have low vision or who have severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. This voting machine has interfaces for head movement and sip and puff switches, which enable individuals with severe physical disabilities to cast their ballot using only head movement or their breath. An audio ballot reader includes audible signals that provide confirmation

Essency Awareness! Audio App

For the visually impaired using headphones, Awareness! The Headphone App allows them to listen to headphones while also hearing the sounds of the environment. It uses the microphone to feed in noises as the user listens to music or use another app. Hear a car approaching or a doorbell ringing. POWER: Apple devices. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Eternalite Led

The Eternalite LED is an automatic power failure light for use by people with low vision and others that may need assistance navigating in low light conditions. Automatically lights up during a power outage.

Exit Ada Sign

The Exit ADA Sign is a braille sign designed for use by individuals who are blind or who have low vision. The sign shows a pictogram of a figure running out a door, with the word Exit in sans serif lettering and braille. The sign is made of high impact styrene with a non-glare surface and can be used outdoors or indoors. Double-faced adhesive tape is included on back for mounting. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 9 x 6 inches. Signs are 1/8 inch thick with 0.5-inch radius corners. Pictograms, borders, letterin

Exit Sign & Exit Route Sign (Models Caext69 & Caexrt4534)

The Exit Sign, model CAEXT69, and the Exit Route Sign, model CAEXRT4534, are braille and tactile signs designed for use to mark exits in a way that can be read by individuals who are blind or have low vision. Each sign has tactile raised letters and/or symbols with Grade II Braille. Both models are rectangular in shape. The Exit Sign (CAEXT69) has a stylized human figure running towards a door above the word "EXIT." The Exit Route Sign (CAEXRT4534) has only the words "EXIT ROUTE." Signs come wit

Exit Sign With Braille (Model Rre-655)

The Exit Sign with Braille, model RRE-655, is a braille and tactile sign designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The sign features the word "Exit" in raised print with the Grade II braille equivalent just below the print. It has an acrylic core with a laser-engraved, .03125-inch top color and tactile layer and a matte finish for improved visibility. Each sign includes permanent adhesive tape with removable backing for mounting. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 4 x 6 inches. COLOR: Ava

Express One

Express One is a single-message communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. This unit has an extra-large, touch-sensitive area with a pocket to accommodate photos. It can be wall mounted as a talking sign or used as a table top communicator. Touching the picture or the play button on the durable, lightweight unit activates speech. Recording time is 10 seconds. DIMENSIONS: Touch sensitive area is 5 x 7 inches.

Eye Reader

EyeReader is a unique reading magnifier that utilizes the LED light of the iPhone, providing a solution to the problem of reading small print in dark areas - like reading menus in restaurants. The LED light provides a bright light source which makes reading in low lit areas easy. EyeReader has a zoom capability by placing two fingers on the screen and then separating them to magnify the text the desired amount. Zoom in further by repeating the zoom. The EyeReader application may be used for read

Eye Stick

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of cane that only uses light and ultrasonic sensors to guide individuals who are blind or have low vision. The Eye Stick reinvents the traditional cane. It consists of just a handle that is comparable in size to a flashlight. The Eye Stick uses light rays and ultrasonic sensors to identify obstacles and determine distances to help individuals who are blind or have low vision to navigate their surroundings safely as they would with a cane. T

EyeCYou

EyeCYou is an app developed for visually impaired persons to give them a better advantage during conversations with other people by allowing them to detect features someone with low vision may not otherwise pick up. This app will allow the user to see their subconscious like pick up someone's shirt color and skin color while the conversation flows. This information can better inform and engage the user by enhancing the conversation. Features like a persons' skin color or shirt color are not easy

EZ Fill Pouring Aid

EZ Fill is a device that aids in filling containers, such as a glass or cup. The aid hangs on the edge of the container, and when liquid fills to about one inch from the top, the device produces a signal, alerting the user.

Ez Magnibar Reading Bar Magnifier With Red Tracker Line -- 6 Inches

The Magnibar with Red Tracker Line is designed to be used as a magnifier, a placeholder, or a paper weight. Its design is to help those individuals with blind or low vision. It also would help persons with a disability that affects the ability to scan because this magnifying ruler has a red tracker line on it meant to be a placeholder. Uses 1.5x magnification.

Ez Magnibar Reading Bar Magnifier With Red Tracker Line -- 9 Inches

The EZ Magnibar with Red Tracker Line is designed to be used as a magnifier, a placeholder, or a paper weight. Its design is to help those individuals with blind or low vision. It also would help users with a disability that affects the ability to scan as this magnifying ruler has a red tracker line on it meant to be a placeholder. Uses 1.5x magnification.

Ez Test Battery Tester (Models 1-03968-00 & 1-03969-00)

The EZ Test Battery Testeris an audible or audible and vibrating battery tester designed for use by individuals who are blind or deaf blind or who have low vision. The tester is available in an audible version (model 1-03968-00) that reports battery status by beeps, and an audible/tactile version (model 1-03969-00) that reports battery status by vibrations and beeps. A flexible testing wire allows for testing of 1.5-volt batteries, including AAA, AA, C, and D batteries. Also included are two con

Ez Track Address Book (Model 1-07910-00)

The EZ Track Address Book, model 1-07910-00, is a large print address book designed for use by individuals with low vision. This large print address book holds 208 names and addresses in a three-ring binder with large alphabetic tabs. OPTIONS: Additional name and address insert refill pages (model 1-07911-00).

Ez Track Financial Record Keeper (Model 1-07920-00)

The EZ Track Financial Record Keeper, model 1-07920-00, is a large print financial organizer designed for use by individuals with low vision. This large print system helps the user to keep track of financial information, including banking accounts, credit cards, utilities, income taxes, insurance, mortgages, loans, and investments. The system includes labeled pages, tabbed dividers, three storage folders, a large print check register, a 20/20 pen (see separate entry), a storage pouch, and a user

Family Restroom Sign Ada

The Family Restroom Sign ADA is a braille wheelchair access sign designed for use by individuals who are blind or who have low vision or mobility disabilities. The sign has the international disability symbol, a pictogram of a man and a woman holding a child by the hand, and the words "Family Restroom" in sans serif letters and braille. The sign is made of high impact styrene with a non-glare surface, and can be used outdoors or indoors. It comes with double-faced adhesive tape on back for mount

Finger Reader

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a combination finger reader with a wireless speaker using Bluetooth technology for individuals who are blind or have low vision for shopping at grocery stores and other retail establishments. The Finger Reader has two components, a finger-worn device and Bluetooth headset. The reader scans a product bar code and/or Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID) tags and then communicates information about the product audibly through the Bluetooth

Fire Exit Sign With Braille (Model Rre-275)

The Fire Exit Sign with Braille, model RRE-275, is a braille and tactile sign designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The sign features a human figure moving away from a flame, in the direction indicated by a pointing arrow. Below is the phrase, "Fire Exit," in raised text with the Grade II braille equivalent of that phrase printed just below the text. The sign provides visual, tactile and Grade 2 Braille information. It is available in standard or metallic acrylic with

First Aid Sign With Braille (Model Rsme-350 & Rsme-350-Sym)

The First Aid Sign with Braille, models RSME-350 and RSME-350-SYM, is a braille and tactile sign designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The sign has the phrase, "First Aid," in raised print. The Grade II braille equivalent is located just below the text. In model RSME-350-SYM signs, there is a first aid symbol (a Swiss-style cross) to the right of the words; in RSME-350, the words appear without a symbol. The sign has an acrylic core with a laser-engraved top color lay

Flip-Over Concept Books: TEXTURES

Flip-Over Concept Books: TEXTURES is a book designed for children with low vision. These concept books provide interactive, independent learning for young children as they build basic concepts and develop early tactile skills. The format of LINE PATHS (and future Flip-Over-Concept Books) includes tactile and full-color panels that can be turned freely until the child finds adjacent panels that match, continue a line or pattern, complete a sequence, build an image, and so on.

FoldRite: Letter Folding Tool

 FoldRite: Letter Folding Tool is a tool designed for individuals with low vision to help them fold letters. Made of durable plastic, designed to make folding 8 1/2 x 11 inch paper a snap. Consists of two plastic, hinged plates. Letters can be tri-folded by placing the paper between the plates and folding the FoldRite over twice. Can also be used to create strips of blank braille paper that fit into a business envelope.

Forte

The Forte is a word processor designed for use by individuals with learning disabilities. The Forte has a QWERTY keyboard and an LCD display. This portable device is available in various packages. The Forte Basic Package includes a Forte keyboard and the basic software package which features flash drive compatibility, wireless fire transfer, abbreviation expansion, sticky keys, spell-check disable, a dictionary, cut/copy/paste functions, scoring program, and formatted file transfer. The premium

FotoDialer Telephone Companion

The FotoDialer telephone accessory is designed for use by young children or individuals with visual impairments, cognitive disabilities as well as limited upper extremity strength and coordination as a result of Alzheimer’s disease or stroke.  It is an accessory to any analog telephone where the user makes calls by pressing a photo. Sometimes called a photo dialer or photo button phone, the FotoDialer works with your existing phone and contains six pages with four slots per page, for a total of

Four-Plate Communicator Say It Play It (Model 4055)

The Four-Plate Communicator Say It Play It, model 4055, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with upper extremity and communication disabilities. This communicator features four large plate switches in a window-pane configuration, each of which activates a message up to five seconds long. Light pressure on a plate activates a message and a toy or appliance (not included) can be plugged into a jack in the unit to be activated along with a message. Messages can be rec

Fun & Learn House

The Fun & Learn House is an electronic pre-reading tutorial program designed for use by children between the ages of three and six years with cognitive and learning disabilities. This house-shaped device teaches the alphabet, phonics, word recognition, colors, and the names of items found in the house's four rooms. The unit offers four games: Large colorful letters and pictures of familiar household items introduce the alphabet and word recognition: Leap the Frog's encouraging voice guides

Fun & Learn Mailbox

The Fun & Learn Mailbox is an electronic pre-reading tutorial program designed for use by children between the ages of four and seven years with cognitive and learning disabilities. The mailbox-shaped device uses Leap the frog, who peers over the top of the mailbox, to teach the alphabet, phonics, rhyming, and reading comprehension. It also introduces sentence creation, grammar, and early reasoning skills. The voice output toy includes 26 talking postcards (one for each letter of the alphabe

Fun with Braille

Fun with Braille is a book of activities designed for people with low vision. This book of activities is designed to provide additional practice for adults and children who are already familiar with the braille contractions. The activities can be done in any order and can be chosen to practice a specific problem contraction or just for fun. A list of contractions and the activities in which they appear is included for reference. An answer key is provided in the back of the book. The print editio

Fusion Portable Keyboard

The Fusion Portable Keyboard is a word processor designed for use by individuals with learning disabilities. Features include a large liquid crystal display (LCD) with adjustable font sizes, Math 101 math facts practice, and a wide variety of other writing supports. Functions that students use most frequently like the thesaurus, font size adjustment, and word prediction have dedicated keys for one-button access. All other options, like cut and paste, disabling spell check, or adjustments to word

Gemini Metal Ada Plaques

Gemini Metal ADA Plaques are braille signs designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. These signs have large restroom symbols (a stylized drawing of a man in pants and/or a woman in a skirt), with the word Restroom(s) in large letters below the symbols and in braille letters underneath. Symbols and letters are available with either a smooth or stippled background. These signs are made of solid aluminum, bronze, or brass. DIMENSIONS (HxWxD): 8 x 6 x .25 inches. COLORS: Male

Geometro: Student Workbook Kit

Geometro: Student Workbook Kit is designed for children with low vision. The Student Workbook Kit for Geometro is designed for students in the elementary grades, and revolves around three kinds of tasks: familiarizing students with various 3-D solids and their general properties, helping students grasp the difficult concepts of how 3-D solids relate to their 2-D representations, and, helping students understand how 3-D objects are made with 2-D objects.

Getting To Know You: Facial Expression Cards

Getting To Know You: Facial Expression Cards are cards designed for individuals with low vision.Getting To Know You: Facial Expression Cards come as part of a kit, however, they ae also sold individually. Getting To Know You: Facial Expression Cards help individuals with low vision gain social skills ability awareness.

Getting To Know You: Guidebook, Large Print with CD-ROM

Getting To Know You: Guidebook, Large Print with CD-ROM is designed for individuals with low vision. This is large print verison of the instruction guide. 

Graphic Braille Signs

Graphic Braille Signs are tactile facility signs made of acrylic designed to indicate rooms, services, and other features of a building. The signs contain a graphic, English word, and Braille translation for the following: Restrooms, Men, Women, Escalator, Telephone, Stairway, Elevator, Cafeteria, and Lobby. MOUNTING: Signs supplied with double-faced foam tape for mounting. DIMENSIONS: Signs are 8 x 8 inches; letter height is 5/8 inch; graphics area is 6 inches; and Braille is raised 1/32 inch.

Hand Washing Signs - Braille

The Hand Washing Signs - Braille are tactile braille signs designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. Each surface mount acrylic signs carries one of the following phrases in raised print: "Wash Hands," "Hand Wash Sink Only," or "Hand Wash Station." The Grade II braille equivalent of the phrase is located just below the print. These signs come in a large format with one of three drawings above the words, or in a smaller horizontal format with or without a drawing to the ri

Handicapped Accessible Ada Sign

The Handicapped Accessible ADA Sign is a braille and tactile sign designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The sign features the international access symbol above the word "Accessible" in sans serif letters and in braille. The sign is made of high impact styrene with a non-glare surface and can be used outdoors or indoors. The sign comes with double- faced adhesive tape for mounting. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 9 x 6 inches. The sign is 1/8 inch thick with 0.5-inch radius corners.

Helping Eyes (Mountable Visual Aid)

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Helping Eyes is a "visual aid" which can be mounted to any apparel to prevent injury to the visually impaired. It uses an ultrasonic range sensor to "sense" objects and sends vibrations to warn its wearer of the incoming object (or wall/ceiling). As an object comes closer, the vibration's intensity increases.

Heritage Natural Spectrum Desk Lamp

The Heritage Natural Spectrum Desk Lamp is a low vision light designed for use by individuals with low vision. This lamp features the patented 27 Watt 10,000-hour Verilux Natural Spectrum bulb and an Optix Glare Control Filter to reduce reflective and peripheral glare. Multi-level illumination offers adjustable brightness equivalent to 75, 100, or 150 Watts. This all-metal light also has a replaceable remote ballast and no-buzz operation with instant-on, flicker-free illumination. DIMENSIONS (Hx

Home Thermostat Setting Aid.

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

Honeywell Easy-To-See Thermostat (Model T87N1026)

The Honeywell Easy-To-See Thermostat, model T87N1026, is a large-number and tactile thermostat designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This mercury-free thermostat controls both heating and air-conditioning in one unit. Its large, easy-to-see numbers are tactually raised, and the thermostat clicks at every 2-degree setting change from 40 to 90 degrees Fahrenheit. DIMENSIONS: 4 inches in diameter and 1.75 inches deep. Numbers are 0.38 inches high.

I.d. Mate Quest

The i.d. mate Quest is a voice output bar code reader designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This portable talking bar code scanner provides voice identification of an item by scanning the item's bar code or Universal Product Code (UPC) label. It has a cyclone scanner that can read bar codes without exact positioning. As the user rotates the scanner around the product, it identifies the product and reads the product description aloud in a natural-sounding, synthesized

i.d. mate Quest

i.d. mate Quest is a portable “all-in-one” talking bar code scanner that aids visually or print impaired individuals with the identification of items via the product’s bar code or UPC. Using text-to-speech and digital voice recording technologies, it allows users to access an on-board database of product descriptions, along with a tailored set of recorded voice messages. With i.d. mate Quest, the user can quickly add additional voice recorded information to existing products or to items not foun

Iglasses Ultrasonic Mobility Aid

iGlasses Ultrasonic Mobility Aid is designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The iGlasses™ Ultrasonic Mobility Aid is a head-mounted device which uses ultrasonic sensors to detect objects and communicate via gentle vibrations. As obstacles get nearer the frequency of the vibration will increase. The device is intended as a secondary mobility device. The iGlasses are worn like a normal pair of glasses. Press the power button and an audible series of beeps indicates the

In Case Of Fire Use Stairway (With Braille) Sign (Model Rre 260)

The In Case of Fire Use Stairway (with Braille) Sign, model RRE 260, is a braille emergency evacuation navigation sign designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The sign is made from acrylic plastic or metalized acrylic. It features a drawing representing flames and a figure walking down a stairway, with the upper case words "IN CASE OF FIRE USE STAIRWAY" and the equivalent in lower case braille ("in case of fire use stairway"). DIMENSIONS (HxW): 9 x 6 inches. COLOR: Acry

Indoor / Outdoor Braille Signs

Indoor/Outdoor Braille Signs are tactile signs for facilities made of Makrofol EPC, a mix of Tedlar and polycarbonate materials designed to withstand the elements. Sign messages include: Volume Telephone, Text Telephone, Hearing Loss Accessible, Handicapped Access, Men, Women, Restroom, Telephone, No Smoking, Cafeteria, First Aid, and Garage. Signs have printed, capitalized lettering with the Braille underneath; some signs have symbols. MOUNTING: Signs are mounted on a 1/8-inch acrylic back plat

Injection Molded Braille Signs

Injection Molded Braille Signs are tactile access and facility signs with international graphic symbols in addition to the English and Braille. Lettering is raised and presented in all capital letters. Messages include: Women, Men, Restroom, No Smoking, Handicapped, and Stairs. DIMENSIONS: 8 x 8 inches. COLOR: White lettering/graphics on black or brown background.

Insights Art Holiday Cards, Art Birthday Cards, & Art Note Cards

InSights Art Holiday Cards, Art Birthday Cards, and Art Note Cards are braille greeting cards designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. Cards feature artwork by children or adults with vision impairments. The image is printed and embossed on the front of the card. Holiday cards include a message inside such as "Happy Holidays!" or "Wishing you a beautiful holiday season" in print and braille. Birthday cards include the message, "Happy Birthday!" in print and braille. Not

Itty-Bitty Book Light

The Itty-Bitty Book Light is a low vision light designed for use by individuals with low vision. Designed to be lightweight and portable, this reading light has telescoping arms and a revolving lamp hood. Made of durable plastic, the light clips to any paperback and hardcover book and provides direct reading light through two bright LED bulbs. The bulbs are heat-free and provide 100,000 hours of light. The light automatically turns on when the telescoping arm is extended. A durable carrying case

Ivotronic Touch Screen Voting System With Audio Ballot Feature

The iVotronic Touch Screen Voting System with Audio Ballot Feature is a voice output voting machine designed for use by voters who are blind or have low vision. The voice output feature presents both general use instructions and ballot choices to the voter in a human voice (not digitally synthesized) through headphones attached to the iVotronic unit. The voter puts on the audio headset provided with the unit, and the ballot is activated by inserting the ballot activator cartridge into the unit.

Julbo Looping 1 Sunglasses

Julbo Looping 1 Sunglasses are designed to protect the eyes of infants from damage caused by ultraviolet rays. These sunglasses are intended for use by infants from 0 to 18 months old. The sunglasses have a wrap-around profile for maximum eye protection, and curved temples and a flat elastic strap for hold and positioning. Infants can turn the glasses any way they choose, as the frame is reversible and has no hinges. They have Spectron 4 lenses that provide 100 percent protection against UVA, B

Julbo Looping 2 Sunglasses

Julbo Looping 2 Sunglasses are sunglasses designed to protect the eyes of young children from damage caused by exposure to ultraviolet rays. The glasses are intended for use by infants or toddlers age 12 to 24 months. They have curved temples and a flat elastic strap for an effective hold and a wrap-around profile for optimal eye coverage and protection. The frame is reversible with no hinges. The glasses have Spectron 4 lenses that provide 100 percent protection against UVA, B and C rays, and t

Jumbo Atomic Clock With Remote Thermometer (Model Jmr838Wfa)

The Jumbo Atomic Clock with Remote Thermometer, model JMR838WFA, is a low vision digital wall clock and outdoor thermometer designed for use by individuals with low vision. This desktop or wall-mount clock for home or office displays the time in large digits on a liquid crystal display (LCD) screen. It also displays indoor and outdoor temperatures and the date in smaller characters, and shows pressure trends and local weather forecasts using graphical icons. The clock sets itself automatically t

Jumbo Atomic Wall Clock With Indoor Temperature (Model Jm889Na)

The Jumbo Atomic Wall Clock with Indoor Temperature, model JM889NA, is a low vision digital wall clock and household thermometer designed for use by individuals with low vision. This clock has a large liquid crystal display (LCD) display showing the time in very large digits and the indoor temperature and date in smaller digits. It sets itself automatically to the U.S. Atomic Clock. It also features an alarm with snooze, and can be mounted on the wall or a table stand. DIMENSIONS (HxDxW): 9.5 x

Kelvin Talking Thermostat

The Kelvin Talking Thermostat is a low vision thermostat designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision, mobility disabilities, or severe physical disabilities. This programmable thermostat controls heat, fan, and air conditioner functions. It can be operated by pushing its large tactile buttons, all of which talk, or through voice commands. To initiate voice commands, the user presses a button, claps hands, knocks on a table or desk, or whistles. When a button is pressed, a cl

Klick-Lock Padlock

The Klick-Lock Padlock is a tactile combination padlock designed for use by persons who are blind or have low vision. The combination is selected using five levers, and the padlock is locked by clicking it shut.

Ktp Series Thinline 2X6 With Braille Overlay

The KTP Series Thinline 2x6 with Braille Overlay is a braille control pad designed to make a variety of applications accessible to individuals who are blind or have low vision. This keypad has 12 keys in two columns and six rows, representing the numbers 0-9 and the star and pound signs. Each key is marked in braille and with white numbers or symbols on a black background. This keypad uses piezo technology with no moving parts to wear out. Usage of this keypad is indicated through an LED (light

Large Print Address Book

The Large Print Address Book is designed for use by individuals with low vision. It is spiral bound with a heavyweight laminated cover. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 9.5 x 7.5 inches.

Large Print Greeting Cards

The Large Print Greeting Cards are large print cards designed for use by individuals with low vision. The line includes of birthday, get well, and thank you cards. These cards were designed to assist anyone who has difficulty in reading small or fine print.

Lazlight

The LazLight is a low vision light designed for use by individuals with vision disabilities. This high-performance reading lamp offers 700-foot candles of pure intense glare-free white light without blue light radiation. Features include a 4,000-hour bulb, a dimmer switch, and an adjustable gooseneck. OPTIONS: Replacement bulbs are available. WARRANTY: 12-month warranty that includes parts, labor and the light bulb.

Learning Sensations Alphaspinner

The Learning Sensations AlphaSpinner is a voice output spelling tutorial device designed for use by children age three years and up with visual, cognitive, or learning disabilities. This interactive spinner enables children to "dial up" letters, hear their phonetic sounds, hear an associated word, and more. Once the basics are mastered, children can move to the next level and learn spelling. Users can quiz themselves or simply enjoy learning letters with sounds and music.

Light And Go Mobility Light

Light and Go Mobility Light is a wheelchair accessory designed for any aged individual who uses a wheelchair, walker, or rollator. It assists individuals who have difficulty seeing while walking with their walker or rollator or while using their wheelchair. It comes with three bright, long-life LEDs, with two standard AA batteries and a flashlight that can be attached to the wheelchair. This product allows for hands-free use with wheelchairs, walkers, and rollators. It also comes with a protecti

Lighting Guide Kit Homegrown Video

Lighting Guide Kit Homegrown Video is a DVD series, facilitated by American Printing House for the Blind, Inc. (APH) Project Leader, Elaine Kitchel. This series addresses the research behind the development of the Better Vision Lamp and APH’s commitment to provide the best light possible for students with visual impairments. In this video users discuss the types of tasks they are able to accomplish while using the lamp – from doing homework, completing reading assignments and paying the bills,

Lighting Guide Kit With Better Vision Lamp

The Better Vision Lamp and large print booklet, What Teachers of Students with Visual Impairments Need to Know About Lighting is designed to provide teachers, administrators, parents, and practitioners the information needed to make decisions about lighting to make their student or child as productive and comfortable as possible. This short, easy-to-read book presents information, based upon the latest research, about light and its physical properties. It shows consumers how to judge what kind o

Lingo Eurotalk Traveler (Model Tt-6000)

The Lingo EuroTalk Traveler, model TT-6000, is a voice output translator designed for use by individuals with low vision. This unit displays, translates and speaks more than 36,000 words and 19,800 common travel phrases in English, Spanish, French, Italian, and Greek. It features a four-line digital display with LED backlight, eight metric conversions, eight currency conversions, international shoe and clothing conversions and a Sudoku game. Earbuds are included. POWER: Uses two AAA batteries (i

Lingo Pacifica Talk 10 Language Talking Translator (Model Tr-2203)

The Pacifica Talk 10 Language Talking Translator, model TR-2203, is a voice output multi language talking translator designed for use by individuals with low vision. This pocket size electronic interpreter translates English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Chinese, Japanese and Korean. This interpreter translates, displays, and correctly pronounces over 200,000 words and 23,000 popular phrases. Features include a backlit large four line liquid crystal display (LCD), 32k m

Lingo Voyager 2 12-Language Translator (Model Ttv-2)

The Lingo Voyager 2 12-Language Translator, model TTV-2, is a voice output translator designed for use by individuals with low vision. This portable electronic dictionary translates English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Greek, Russian, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Arabic and Hebrew. The unit digitally translates over 240,000 words and 27,000 popular phrases. Features include, a backlit liquid crystal display (LCD) with contrast control, 32k memory databank, 8 currency conversions, 8 metric c

Local Paging System

The Local Paging System is a tactile paging system designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. This system can send up to ten message codes for a distance of one mile to an individual pager or to all pagers in the system simultaneously (the system can support up to 100 pagers). The basic system includes one base transmitter with a full keypad and a bright LED three-digit display and one individual vibrating/tone pager. POWER: The pager uses two triple-A batteries. OPTIONS: Additio

Low Vision Glass Weight Tracking Electronic Scale Large Display

This low vision glass weight tracking electronic scale is designed for individuals that are visually impaired as well as people who are trying to lose weight. Its enlarged digital display makes it easy to read. Includes a 9-volt battery.

Maintenance Sign With Braille (Model Rsme-420)

The Maintenance Sign with Braille, model RSME-420, is a braille and tactile sign designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This sign features the word, "Maintenance," in raised print with the Grade II braille equivalent just under the printed text. This surface mount sign has an acrylic core with a laser-engraved top color layer that provides a tactile feel and a matte finish for better visibility. The unit is available with permanent acrylic adhesive with removeable bac

Marine Instrument Talker

Marine Instrument Talker is a voice output module designed for use in marine applications by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This module adds speech capability to any instrument which has an NMEA 0183 output. It can speak any data item from any NMEA 0183 sentence. Applications include talking depth sounder, talking boat speed indicator, talking compass, talking course-over-ground indicator, or talking wind direction indicator. The module is installed by connecting a speaker, the po

Maxlupe

The MAXLUPE is a handheld video magnifier designed for use by individuals with low vision.It can be used anywhere to serve the user to read text or ­look at colored photos. An improvement is the new Li-Ion battery technology, which offers an extended operating time of approximately 2 hours of continuous use. The batteries can be easily replaced by the user himself. The user of the new MAXLUPE can also benefit from the new integrated writing stand when doing crosswords, signing letters or making

Men Restroom Ada Sign & Women Restoom Ada Sign

Men Restroom ADA and Women Restroom ADA Signs are braille signs designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. These signs have a pictogram of a man or a woman with the word "Men" or "Women" in sans serif lettering and braille. The signs are made of high impact styrene with a non-glare surface and can be used outdoors or indoors. Double-faced adhesive tape is included on the back for mounting. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 9 x 6 inches. These signs are 1/8 inch thick with 0.5-inch radius

Menus That Talk

Menus That Talk is a voice output menu device designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This portable, compact device speaks to restaurant guests describing food items selected by the customer. The device consists of a hand-held touchscreen unit approximately the size of a DVD case. A snap-in menu insert has text and braille, customized for the restaurant's menu. Guests press illuminated buttons corresponding to menu categories to hear the names of the menu items, along w

Metal Braille Signs

Metal Braille Signs are tactile facility signs. Messages are written in capitalized letters and in grade 2 Braille. English letters are raised 5/8- inch. Messages include: Rest Room, Men, Women, Stairway, and Exit. All signs come with a matching frame. DIMENSIONS: 8.25 x 2.5 inches. COLOR: White lettering on brown or black background.

Mwd-465 Merriam-Webster Intermediate Dictionary With Spell Correction

The MWD-465 Merriam-Webster Intermediate Dictionary with Spell Correction is a voice output dictionary designed to enhance language and vocabulary skills for sixth grade or older students with cognitive disability or speech impairment, or who are blind or have low vision. It offers auditory feedback by pronouncing words out loud. This portable dictionary has a QWERTY style keyboard and a liquid crystal display (LCD). The MWD-465 includes a comprehensive Merriam-Webster Intermediate Dictionary wi

No Smoking Ada Sign

The No Smoking ADA Sign is a braille sign designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The sign has a no smoking pictogram symbol (a slashed circle superimposed on a burning cigarette) with the words "No Smoking" in sans serif letters and braille. The sign is made of high impact styrene that can be used outdoors or indoors and has a non-glare surface. Double-faced adhesive tape is included on the back for mounting. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 9 x 6 inches. Signs are 1/8 inch thick and

Noir Spectrashields

NoIR SpectraShields are sunglasses designed for use by individuals with low vision. These glasses block ultraviolet, blue, and infrared light to reduce glare and improve visual acuity. These glasses are available with regular or fitover frames. SIZES: Large, medium, or small. COLOR: Black frames with amber, plum, medium gray, dark gray, gray-green, yellow, or orange lenses.

Noir Sunglasses

NoIR Sunglasses are ultraviolet and near-infrared absorbing sunglasses designed for use by individuals with light sensitivity, night blindness, or excess glare due to macular degeneration, retinitis pigmentosa, diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, albinism, cataracts, or other eye conditions. The glasses filter ultraviolet, visible, and infrared light to maximize functional vision by reducing disabling glare and enhancing contrast. Styles include fit-over with side shield, flip-up clip-on, hard-coat

Noir Uvshields

NoIR UVShields are sunglasses designed for use by individuals with low vision. These ultraviolet absorbing sunglasses provide protection from light in the ultraviolet and visible spectrum. They fit over prescription glasses, and are available in a variety of styles, including fit-overs with top and side shields, flip-up clip-ons, fashion frames, and polarized fit-overs. SIZES: Large, medium, small. COLOR: Light gray, medium gray, dark gray, gray-green, amber, yellow, orange, pink, red-orange, me

Office / Oficina Sign With Braille (Model Rsmb-485)

The Office / Oficina Sign with Braille, model RSMB-485, is a braille and tactile sign designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The sign is a bilingual (English/Spanish) sign that displays the words "Office" and "Oficina" in raised text with the Grade II braille equivalent of those words printed just below the text. The sign has an acrylic core with a laser-engraved top color layer and a matte finish. Each sign includes permanent acrylic adhesive with removeable backing.

Office Sign With Braille (Model Rsme-485)

The Office Sign with Braille, model RSME-485, is a braille and tactile sign designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The sign displays the word, "Office," in raised text with the Grade II braille equivalent just below the text. The sign has an acrylic core with a laser-engraved top color layer for tactile feel and a matte finish for better visibility. For mounting, the sign comes either with permanent acrylic adhesive with removeable backing or with a wall bracket. DIMEN

One Recorder With Dividers (Model 1444)

The One Message Recorder with Dividers, model 1444, is a voice output rocker switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or communication disabilities. This two-part switch enables messages to be recorded by pressing one side of the switch and played by pressing the other side. Interchangeable center dividers allow a therapist to choose a suitable barrier to physically separate message and record plate. POWER: Uses four double-A batteries (not included). DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 2.5 x

Ott Lite Thompson Low Vision Desk Lamp

The OttLite Thompson Low Vision Desk Lamp is designed to help individuals with low vision see more clearly. Delivers the right mix of brightness and contrast, OttLite allows the user to see fine print and details with ease under unique low heat, low glare illumination that helps reduce eyestrain. Rotating, tilting shade for easy light positioning.

Ott Lite Thompson Low Vision Desk Lamp

The OttLite Thompson Low Vision Desk Lamp is designed to help individuals with low vision see more clearly. Delivers the right mix of brightness and contrast, OttLite allows the user to see fine print and details with ease under unique low heat, low glare illumination that helps reduce eyestrain. Rotating, tilting shade for easy light positioning.

Ott-Lite Tubes (Models Olt2012, Olt4010, & Olt4012)

Ott-Lite Tubes are tubes for low vision lights designed for use by persons with low vision. Ott-Lite Tubes contain a blend of phosphors formulated to replicate natural daylight. For many persons with low vision, they produce high color rendering, enhanced contrast, and good visual acuity with less glare. These tubes are designed to replace standard fluorescent tubes in overhead fixtures. Model OLT2012 replaces standard F20T12 tubes in 24-inch fixtures, and models OLT4010 and OLT4012 replace stan

Ott-Lite Visionsaver Lamps (Models L13331, L13337, L13338, L18330, L18332, L18336, & L18536)

Ott-Lite VisionSaver Lamps are low vision lights designed for use by individuals with visual disabilities. These lamps use full-light-spectrum bulbs that contain a blend of phosphors formulated to replicate natural daylight. For many persons with low vision, VisionSaver bulbs produce high color rendering, enhanced contrast, and good visual acuity with less glare. The Ott-Lite VisionSaver 13-watt bulb is comparable in brightness to a 75-watt incandescent bulb, and the 18-watt bulb is comparable t

Parent Early Childhood Education Series (Models 7-96200, 7-96201, 5-96201 & 5-96202)

The Parent Early Childhood Education Series is a set of training materials designed to provide instruction for developing critical skills for parents and teachers of children who are visually disabled. It consists of nine activity sheets each of which describes specific techniques parents can use to help their visually disabled child achieve maximum growth in a key developmental area. Activity areas include cognitive skills, communication, eating skills, emotional development, general suggestion

Periodic Table of the Elements Reference Chart and Booklet

Periodic Table of the Elements Reference Chart and Booklet is a reference chart designed for individuals with low vision. This frequently requested reference chart is available in a durable and colorful print-braille version. The chart comes with either a reference booklet in print or in braille that contains additional tables listing the elements by name, atomic number, electron configurations, etc.

Perkins Aluminum Signature Guide

Perkins Aluminum Signature Guide is a product designed for the blind and ensures proper signature placement on checks, contracts, etc. Place this guide on the signature line on paper or in the signature box on documents such as checks or contracts and forms, etc.

Personal Pager

The Personal Pager is a tactile paging system designed to signal the caregiver that help is needed for individuals with physical or cognitive disabilities or who spend long periods in bed. Simply push the button on the device and a small transmitter sends an electronic signal to the receiver notifying the caregiver. The signal can be sent up to 100 feet. The transmitter comes with a cord for wearing around the neck so that it is always handy. The receiver can be set to chime or vibrator (for car

Phonics Desk & Phonics Traveler

The Phonics Desk and Phonics Traveler are pre-reading tutorial programs designed for use by children with cognitive and learning disabilities. Available in a desktop version and a travel version with a built-in handle, the system allows the user to press one of the three-dimensional letters to hear the sound it makes. The letters on the desktop version are removable The user can also insert one of the included 20 illustrated Talking Phonics Cards and press the letters included in the word. The l

Pleasure Of Eating For Those Who Are Visually Impaired, The (Models Pe1, Pe2, & Pe3)

"The Pleasure of Eating for Those Who are Visually Impaired" is a manual on eating skills for blind and low vision individuals. The booklet contains practical suggestions and ideas on mastering eating skills collected by the author over many years. The booklet is available in Braille (model PE1, $12.95), large print (model PE2, $6.95), or audio cassette (model PE3, $6.95).

Polarized Car Visor For Day And Night Driving With Adjustable Slider

The Reizen Polarized Car Visor for Day and Night Driving with adjustable slider is designed for those individuals who have a disability that affects their vision and is good for contact wearers, persons who drive in the sun for long periods, persons with Diabetic retinepathy or Corneal dystrophy, as well as for those who are developing cataracts, and/or persons who had contact surgery. This product fits all cars, vans, pick-ups, Recreational Vehicles or RV's, campers, trucks, and boats. Slider a

Portable Foldable Smartphone Screen Magnifier

The Portable Foldable Smartphone Screen Magnifier with stand and holder is designed for individuals who have a disability that affects their vision and those with low vision. This mobile phone magnifier fits iPhones and other smartphones(including Samsung Android models) . Includes foldable stand and phone holder for a sideways/horizontal smartphone view. Adjustable screen moves up and down. Portable. Has Liquid Crystal Display or LCD / Light Emitting Diode or LED screen magnification.

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

Push-Button Padlock

The Push-Button Padlock is a tactile combination padlock designed for use by persons who are blind or have low vision. The combination is selected and entered by pushing five buttons.

Quick and Easy Expanded Core Curriculum The Hatlen Center Guide

Quick and Easy Expanded Core Curriculum The Hatlen Center Guide is designed for individuals low vision. Quick & Easy Expanded Core Curriculum is designed for transition students who are visually impaired. The included lessons were chosen to address the most common gaps found within this population and require little time, expertise, or equipment to implement by the educational team and family members. The lessons, categorized by setting (home/school or community) are intentionally designed t

Refreshabraille 18

Refreshabraille 18™ is designed for individuals with low vision. Refreshabraille 18™ is a handheld refreshable braille display and braille keyboard for the Braille+™ Mobile Manager and other mobile devices such as notebooks, mobile phones, and PDAs. It connects to your mobile device via USB cable or wireless Bluetooth®. Supports common screen readers like Window-Eyes®, NVDA, System Access, and JAWS® for the PC; VoiceOver for the Mac®, iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch; and Talks® and Mobile Speak® fo

Reizen

The Reeizen Braille Watch is a product designed for the blind and visually impaired individuals that allows them to tell the correct time on their own and discretely using this watch. They have covers that swing open and reveal a tactile face with varied dot patterns making different hours. It has a 6’oclock opening and comes in a variety of including men’s, women’s and unisex watches.

Reizen Braille Watch

The Reizen Braille Watch is a product designed for the blind and the visually impaired individuals that allows them to tell the correct time on their own and discretely, using this watch. They have covers that swing open and reveal a tactile face with varied dot patterns making different hours. It has a 6’oclock opening and comes in a variety of—including men’s, women’s and unisex watches.

Reizen Foldable Hands Free Magnifier With Wooden Frame Table

The Reizen Foldable Hands Free Magnifier with Wooden Frame Table is designed for use by people with blind or low vision. It allows for hands free use and magnifies 3x the size of whatever it’s over. Collapsible, wooden frame. Portable.

Reizen Glow Green Indentification Cane

This 58 inch lightweight, folding, four-part cane not only notifies others that the user is visually impaired, but also alerts one's presence in the dark. A bright glow is emitted from the cane, reducing the risk of accidents. The cane automatically charges when it is exposed to sunlight. A fully charged cane will glow for up to six hours. There is no need to turn the glow on as the cane adapts to the environment.

Reizen Ii Low Vision Floor Lamp

The Reizen II Low Vision Floor Lamp is a low vision light designed for use by persons with low vision and upper extremity disabilities. This lamp has a flexible arm and adjustable head that allows the user to focus the light from its energy-efficient bulb in order to reduce glare. It is turned on and off with a palm switch, which is easier for persons with arthritis and other upper extremity disabilities to use. DIMENSIONS: 49 inches tall with the head bent in standard use position.

Reizen Prism Bed Spectacles

The Reizen Prism bed spectacles are designed for persons under bed-rest, for a long-term or short-term condition, but can be used by anyone who is more comfortable lying down while reading or watching TV. These glasses allow a clear picture without straining of the neck. High quality lens and frames.

Reizen Talking Alarm Clock With Time And Temperature

The Reizen Talking Alarm Clock with Time and Temperature is a voice output alarm clock designed for use by individuals who are blind or who have low vision and people with upper extremity, fine motor and neurological. This clock has a liquid crystal display (LCD) and a voice announcement of the time and temperature on demand and hourly. The hourly announcement can occur throughout the day or for only 16 hours each day (7 am to 10 pm). The announcement can be activated by a soft touch on the top

Relief Map for Dark Use

Relief Map for Dark Use is a map designed for individuals with low vision. Relief map of the continental U.S. with elevations that are exaggerated 20 times. Ocean floors are incised with latitude and longitude lines. This plastic map uses high-contrast paint to depict water areas as blue and land surfaces as yellow and brown.

Responder

Responder is a voice output monitoring system designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This system integrates machine vision and speech technologies to provide an automated monitoring and event notification system for workplace and industrial installations, enabling employees who are blind or visually impaired to work in security and monitoring environments. The system continuously watches electronic equipment, such as alarm panels, and provides notification via recorded

Restroom Sign With Braille (Girls & Boys) (Models Rre-140 & Rre-160)

The Restroom Sign with Braille, models RRE-140 and RRE-160, is a braille and tactile sign designed for use by children who use wheelchairs or who are blind or have low vision. This sign identifies a wheelchair accessible restroom while providing tactile and Brade II braille information for individuals with visual disabilities. The sign comes in versions for girls' (RRE-140) and boys' (model RRE-160) restrooms. The girls' version features two line drawings, an image of a girl on the left and an A

Restroom Sign With Braille (Women & Men) (Models Rre-130 & Rre-150)

The Restroom Sign with Braille, models RRE-130 and RRE-150, is a braille and tactile sign designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs or who are blind or have low vision. This sign identifies a wheelchair accessible restroom while providing tactile and Brade II braille information for individuals with visual disabilities. The sign comes in versions for women's (model RRE-130) and men's (RRE-150) restrooms. The women's version features two line drawings, an image of a woman on the left an

Restroom Signs

The Restroom Signs are braille and tactile signs designed for use to mark public restrooms in a way that can be read by individuals who are blind or have low vision. Each sign has tactile raised letters and symbols with Grade II Braille. Signs are rectangular, circular, or triangular in shape, with the words 'MEN," "WOMEN," "RESTROOM," "BOYS," or "GIRLS." Signs for men's or women's restrooms include a stylized male or female figure with or without a wheelchair access symbol. Unisex signs have th

Rinse And Chop Plus Cutting Board

The Rinse & Chop Plus Cutting Board is a folding chopping board featuring a curved colander component and a non-slip base. When folded and locked, the board's unique design creates a small colander at one end enabling food to be rinsed and drained. When opened and laid flat, the design becomes a knife-friendly, non-slip chopping board.

Running Drone

Running Drone is a four rotor helicopter with a camera for the blind that allows the visually impaired to run effectively around a track, allowing them to exercise independently without a sighted guide. This system has two cameras, one downward-facing that follows the lines on a track and a second camera focused on a point on its user's shirt. This system is controlled by four rotors, hence its name. The quadcopter or quadrotor helicopter is a prototype drone system that files at eye level, abou

Sal2 Mangold Braille Reading Program For Teens & Adults - Books 1 & 2

SAL2 Mangold Braille Reading Program- Books 1 & 2 is designed teens and adults to help them learn to read and use braille immediately. Clear synthesized speech provides instant feedback regarding the accuracy of the student’s responses. The Teen and Adult Program is designed for students who are fourteen years of age or older. Each courseware package teaches specific skills that lead to mastery of the braille literary reading code.

Say It Play It (Models 1313, 1399, 1399-8, 3056, & 3056-8)

Say It Play It is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with upper extremity and communication disabilities. Model 1313 is a single plate switch which, when pressed, activates a toy or appliance (not included) connected to it, as well as a 20-second message that can be recorded as often as needed. Models 1399 and 1399-8 are two-plate rocker switches that activate a toy or appliance while playing a five-second message. Models 3056 and 3056-8 are Cheap Talk Four Inline (see also separate

Scan Gospeech (Model Sc100)

Scan GoSpeech, model SC100, is a voice output bar code reader designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision, or who have speech, communication, or neurological disabilities. This bar code scanner based portable speech synthesizer can be used by those who cannot read or speak for grocery shopping or for identifying items around the house or office. It has an unlimited vocabulary using DECtalk speech with a choice of nine male or female voices. For use in the household or office

Scanacan Plus Deluxe, Scanacan For Windows Deluxe, Scanacan Professional Deluxe, & Scanacan Professional Elite (Models Sw28003, Sw28005, Sw28006, & Sw28008)

Scanacan Plus Deluxe, Scanacan for Windows Deluxe, Scanacan Professional Deluxe, and Scanacan Professional Elite are voice output bar code reader systems designed for persons who are blind or have low vision. All four systems come with databases of 84,000 grocery and 62,000 hardware items, and if a bar-coded item is in one of these databases the user can identify it simply by passing a bar code scanner within a short distance of the item's bar code. Users can create new databases with entries fo

Scantell

ScanTell is a voice output bar code reader designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This system identifies and speaks the names of bar-coded products, including retail products and personal items that have been bar coded at home. Bar code labels on work, personal, or retail items are input via a bar code scanner. The items are then located in a cross-referenced, relational database, and the description of each successfully identified item is output using voice synthesize

ScripTalk Travel Case

ScripTalk Travel Case is designed for use by individuals with low vision, traumatic brain injury or cognitive impairment who need to store and transport medication. Keeps medications and ScripTalk reader together in one convenient place.  The adjustable shoulder strap or handle for easy carrying.

ScripView

ScripView provides easy access to prescription label information for those with low vision. The Large Print label presents the data in 18-pt font on a high-contrast, non-glare, durable media.

See

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a wearable device to help individuals who are blind or have low vision to get information on products while shopping. The See is consists of a bracelet and a pair of ear buds. The bracelet contains a camera and software that allows users to scan bar codes by holding a product adjacent to the wrist. The bracelet scans the bar code with the camera, obtains information on the product, and relays that information as audio to the ear buds wi

See 4 Safety Mobility Light

The See 4 Safety Mobility Light is a small light designed for people with low vision and others that may need assistance navigating in low light conditions. Attaches to any size walker, rollator, or cane tubing. Senses both low light level and motion and automatically turns on and off.

Sench Side Threading Needle

SENCH Side Threading Needles are made for individuals who have low vision or are visually-impaired. With its larger hole it helps persons use a sewing needle.

Silver Surf

Silver Surf a Web Browser for the 50 plus demographic with Large Navigation Buttons, Dynamic Text Zoom, High Contrast Viewing and more. The screen display has a high contrast mode with dynamic selection from toolbar. The user can organize and edit web bookmarks and search the web. There is a Dynamic Text Zoom now with button control. This app will work in both portrait and landscape modes. The user can show/hide the dynamic toolbar to increase the viewing area.

Six-Piece Magnifying Set

This six piece magnification set is designed for use by individuals with low vision or persons who have a disability that affects their vision. The set includes 4x, 5x,6x,7x,8x, and 10x magnification lenses.

Slimline Magnifying Lamp

The Slimline Magnifying Lamp is a low vision lamp designed for use by individuals with low vision to reduce eyestrain and improve contrast. Features include a 22-watt low heat and flicker-free Daylight tube (100 watt equivalent), a slimline adjustable internal spring arm, two changeable glass lenses that ensures clear view of intricate details, and a table clamp. DIMENSIONS: The height is 16.5 inches. The arm length is 13 inches. The lens diameter is 5 inches and the lens magnification is 1.75

Solar-Powered Talking Bible

The Solar-Powered Talking Bible is designed to provide scripture audio for those with blindness or have cognitive disabilities that prevent them from reading.

Solarshield Sunglasses

Solarshield Sunglasses With Case are sunglasses designed for use by individuals with vision disabilities. They fit over prescription eyeglasses and are intended to block out 100 percent of UVA and UVB sun rays. They feature extra wide side and top bars that provide 40 percent more protection the regular sunglasses. SIZES: Small, medium, large, and extra-large. DIMENSIONS: The small sunglasses fit over glasses up to 4 7/8 x 1.5 inches. The medium sunglasses fit over glasses up to 5 1/16 x 1.5 inc

Sonic Alert Sonic Boom Sbh400Ss Extra Loud Sweetheart Alarm Clock With Vibrating Bed Shaker

The Sonic Alert Sonic Boom SBH400ss Extra Loud Sweetheart Alarm Clock with Vibrating Bed Shaker is an alarm clock designed for the hearing impaired, as (in addition its added volume) the alarm clock shakes to alert the sleeper. The SBH400ss clock also has a switch that allows user to select 12/24 hour time. Attachable 12-volt vibrating bed shaker included. Hi/low dimmer switch to sleep better at night. Extra loud pulsating audio alarm with a loud 113 decibel adjustable tone & volume control.

Sonification Prototype

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a sonification prototype designed to help users that are blind or have low vision. Designed as a sound guide that gives information on the user’s environment as a complement to the classic cane or guide dog. Consists of a stereo vision processor mounted on an eyeglasses-type frame that measures the difference of images captured by two cameras that are placed slightly apart and calculates the distance to each point in the scene. Then, it transmits the

Spangle Tangle: Play and Explore Kit

Spangle Tangle kit is designed for children with low vision. Spangle Tangle provides opportunities for learners to improve visual and tactile attention, communication, and creativity. Through specially designed activities, the learner develops motor, problem-solving, cognitive, self-care, social, and pre-braille skills.

Speakfast

SpeakFAST is a voice output module designed for use with a torque wrench by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This module provides access to the FAST Technologies Sensor System 1000 torque wrench by capturing data from the wrench and converting it to equivalent speech output. The module is used in conjunction with a modified FAST Technology Series 1000 torque meter and sensor to provide speech output of torque readings. The two units are connected and mated into one portable unit tha

Speaking Language Master (Model Lm-6000)

The Speaking Language Master is a voice output dictionary designed to enhance language and vocabulary skills for individuals with a cognitive disability or speech impairment, or who are blind or have low vision. The system provides auditory feedback by pronouncing over 110,000 words as many times as you wish. It includes an complete and comprehensive dictionary and thesaurus. It features spelling correction, classification of word families topically, and on-screen grammar assistance. There are a

Speech Synthesizer For The Glucometer

The Speech Synthesizer for the Glucometer is a voice output module designed for use by individuals with diabetes who are blind or have low vision. It converts the One Touch II and One Touch Profile Blood Glucose Monitoring System (see separate entries) to a voice output glucose analyzer. This external hardware speech synthesizer has a switch for selecting a male or female voice or to turn the voice off. It also has a volume control knob and comes with an earphone. Large print and cassette instru

Stairs Ada Sign

The Stairs ADA Sign is a braille sign designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The sign has a pictogram of steps, with the word "Stairs" in sans serif letters and braille. The sign is made of high impact styrene with a non-glare surface, and can be used outdoors or indoors. Double-faced adhesive tape is included on back for mounting. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 9 x 6 inches. The sign is 1/8 inch thick with 0.5-inch radius corners. Pictograms, borders, lettering, and braille are r

Standard Braille Signs

Standard Braille Signs are tactile signs designed to indicate permanent rooms, services, and other messages in public facilities. Each sign contains an English word or phrase in capital letters and the Grade 2 Braille translation beneath it. Messages include: Women, Men, Exit, Stairway, Restroom, No Smoking, Escalator, Telephone, Elevator, Cafeteria, Lobby, and Conference Room. MOUNTING: Each sign supplied with foam tape for indoor mounting. DIMENSIONS: 8 x 2 inches. COLOR: Black, brown, red, b

Staybowlizer

The Staybowlizer is a silicone bowl stabilizer designed for those with visual impairments, upper extremity amputees, or those who need additional help keeping cooking bowls secure. The device has three functions which include cradling and suctioning the bowl, as well as acting as a double boiler. The Staybowlizer is dishwasher-safe and comes in five different choices.

Stereo Headset Mixer

The Stereo Headset Mixer is designed for use by individuals who are blind or who have low vision. This device enables a standard stereo headset (not included) to be used with a voice synthesizer such as DECTalk (not included; see separate entry) and a transcriber (not included) simultaneously. Audio can be be mixed with combined sound being heard in both ears, or separated so the audio from the synthesizer is heard through one side of the headset and audio from the transcriber is heard through t

Sticky Dots Adhesive

Sticky Dots Adhesive are designed for children with low vision.  These sheets of self-adhesive dots allow you to transfer the dots to various materials.

StorEbook

StorEbook is an application designed for children who can not read but want to read or for parents who want their child to hear a bedtime story but do not have time to read to them. This application is designed so that when Mama is talking it plays a mother's voice and when Papa is talking it plays in a father's voice.

Tactile Sign, Braille Sign, Access Sign

BEST Manufacturing Sign Systems has tactile and braille signs for public or industrial use. The signs are available in stock or can be custom manufactured with almost any letter style or graphic reproduced in raised form. The signs are made of MP plastic with integral copy and Braille. The manufacturer also makes a variety of access signs for buildings, parking spaces, restrooms, etc.

Tactile Town: 3-D Orientation And Mobility Kit

Tactile Town: 3-D Orientation and Mobility Kit is designed for use by students ages 5 and older, who are visually impaired and blind. Assists in the development of cognitive mapping skills by helping students perceive and organize their physical environment specific to concepts such as street layouts, intersections, route patterns, city block arrangements, etc. Encourages active participation and interaction with displayed map layouts so that concepts and skills, not conveniently accessed throug

Talking Coin Counter.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Talking coin counter to allow a blind person to independently count and sort a large volume of mixed coins. Brandt Model 963 Microsortt coin counter was interfaced with a Digital Pathways SLC-II Microcomputer and a software program developed by the Office Information Systems, Inc. of Minneapolis. Can be connected to printer for hard copy record. SKILLS REQUIRED: Electronics. AUTHOR: TITLE: Talking Coin Counter REF: Article: Minnesota State Services for

Talking Fast Reading Digital Clinical Thermometer

The Talking Fast Reading Thermometer automatically announces a user's measured temperature within 60 seconds. It makes temperature-taking easier for users; and is especially helpful to the blind and those with low vision. Features include both Fahrenheit and Celsius measurements, as well as memory of last recorded temperature. Includes a protective cover. POWER: 2 AG13 batteries (included). DIMENSIONS: 5 inches length x 1.5 inches width. COLOR: Light Blue. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the ma

Talking Food Cans

The Talking Food Cans are designed for the visually impaired, who have difficulty identifying different objects or similar shapes. This product is meant to help these individuals to keep track of what is in their pantry. The user’s voice can be recorded, telling contents of the can and press button to hear the message played back. Reusable and re-recordable. The product is a magnetic yellow cap that sits on top of any sized steel can. The cap is not just limited to canned food. Using special met

Talking Glowdice

Talking GlowDice allow those with sight disabilities to keep participating in board games and activities. Push the "Roll" button and a randomly generated number between one and six is announced in digital speech, and the corresponding number is displayed in bright blue LEDs. POWER: 4 AAA batteries. COLOR: Multiple. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Talking Glowdice

Talking GlowDice is designed for individuals that have low vision or are blind. The user presses the “Roll” button and a randomly generated number between one and six is announced in digital speech. The corresponding number is displayed in bright blue LEDs. A Play Back button allows for a repeat of the digital voice announcement of the number rolled.

Talking Signs

Talking Signs are voice output signs and pedestrian signals designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. Talking Signs transmit voice messages with orientation information through an infrared wireless communications system. The system consists of short audio signals sent by invisible infrared light beams from permanently installed transmitters to a hand-held receiver that decodes the signal and delivers the voice message through its speaker or headset. The signals are direct

Tap Tap See

TapTapSee is a mobile camera application designed specifically for the blind and visually impaired iOS users. The app utilizes the iDevice’s camera and VoiceOver functions to photograph objects and identify them out loud for the user. TapTapSee enables the user to double tap on the device’s screen to photograph any two or three dimensional object at any angle, have it accurately analyzed and defined within seconds. The iDevice’s VoiceOver then speaks the identification audibly to the user. TapTa

Task Vision Chrome Floor Lamp

The Task Vision Chrome Floor Lamp is a high intensity, adjustable arm lamp designed to provide uniform, high intensity light for individuals with low vision. This lamp lights intensely and evenly without heat buildup. The lamp has a swivel mounted vented shade, a large, easy-grasp, ergonomic on/off switch, and a 12-inch adjustable arm at the top of the lamp's stand. It can handle light bulbs up to 100 watts. POWER: Uses standard 110 Volt household AC outlet with a 3-prong plug. DIMENSIONS: Lamp

Task Vision Lana Led Headlight - 70,000 Lux Intensity Control

The Task Vision Lana LED Headlight - 70,000 LUX Intensity control is a low vision light for people with low vision. This light is worn on the user's head so that the light points wherever the user looks. The LED light, which has a variable intensity control, offers a maximum brightness of 70,000 Lux, and an expected life of 30,000 hours. It works for five hours on a single battery charge. A travel case is included. POWER: Uses a rechargeable polymer Li-ion battery pack (included); a 100-240 Volt

Telorion Zoom

Telorion Zoom is a feature for Android smartphones designed for use by individuals with low vision. It allows the user to read text messages, emails or any other content on their mobile phone. It allows the user to change the size of characters at any time with a simple two-finger gesture on the screen. The text then adapts to the screen automatically. Telorion Zoom also lets user choose between three contrasted color themes (white on black, black on white, or yellow on blue). The user also

The Folding Booklight

The Folding Booklight is a low vision light designed for use by individuals with low vision. This folding booklight is compact and suitable for traveling. This light attaches to any book or stands upright as a table lamp and has a super bright LED that never needs replacing. The body rotates to any angle and the head adjusts to spread even light. Opening or closing the light causes an automatic on/off reaction. POWER: Uses 3 triple-A batteries. COLORS: Blue, silver. green, and purple.

The Stylus Booklight

The Stylus Booklight is a low vision light designed for use by individuals with low vision. Designed to resemble a stylus pen, this book light features ultra-bright LED light with convex lens, a flexible neck extension that swivels and retracts, and a light head that pivots to direct light. This light is equipped with a touch on and off switch. The Booklight can be attached to the spine of any book with its sturdy clip, allowing the reader to read a book cover to cover without having to readjus

Thermostat Adaptation

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

Thermoworks Digital Talking Thermometer (Model Rt8400)

The ThermoWorks Digital Talking Thermometer, model RT8400, is a voice output household and kitchen thermometer designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This digital thermometer can be used in the kitchen to measure food temperature or to measure temperatures inside or outside the home. It shows the temperature in big LCD digits and speaks it when a button is pressed. Its reduced-tip probe measures the temperature within 6 seconds. Temperature can be read using either the

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

Tornado Shelter Sign - Braille (Model Rre-14840)

The Tornado Shelter Sign - Braille, model RRE-14840, is a tactile and braille sign designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. Made of acrylic, this sign features a drawing of a tornado above the phrase, "Tornado Shelter," printed in raised letters. The Grade II braille equivalent of "Tornado Shelter" is located below the print. The acrylic core is laser engraved with a 0.03125-inch top color and tactile layer, with a matte finish for improved visibility. The sign provi

Traffic Light (Model 1800, 1810, & 1820)

The Traffic Light is a wall-mounted, touch-activated toy designed to introduce children with cognitive or physical disabilities to cause and effect concepts and to identify traffic lights and their meaning. Model 1800 is a light only model which turns on the red, yellow, or green light when the corresponding lens is touched. Model 1810 is a busy box model which adds music, vibration, or a pleasant buzz to the light when the lens is touched. Model 1820 is the Vocal Traffic Light model which has r

Transition Tote System: Backpack Revised

Transition Tote System: Backpack Revised is desgned for individuals with low. vision. This sturdy backpack is a solution for organizing and transporting equipment and tools used by students and professionals with visual impairments. Developed as part of the revision of the Transition Tote System, this backpack is designed to serve the changing needs of persons with visual impairments as they proceed through middle school, secondary school, transition and vision rehabilitation programs, and into

Transition Tote System: Large Print Kit, Revised

 Transition Tote System: Large Print Kit, Revised is designed for individuals with low vision. Transition Tote materials teach middle school, secondary, and transition students with visual impairments essential skills for learning about themselves and the world of work. This includes seeking, obtaining, and keeping jobs. In addition to seven new lessons and the custom designed backpack, this kit includes updated descriptions of technology, revised resource and reference materials, and an updated

Turbo 4 Talking Battery Charger

The Turbo 4 Talking Battery Charger is a voice output battery charger designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This unit charges up to four AA or AAA Batteries in any combination. Battery types that can be charged are nickel-cadmium (NiCad); nickel-metal hydride (NiMH); and rechargeable alkaline-manganese (RAM). The compartment number and charging status of batteries are announced as they are placed in the unit, when charging is complete, or when the user presses a butt

Twin Talk & Twin Talk And Play (Models 1401 & 1402)

Twin Talk, model 1401 is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, cognitive, and communication disabilities. Designed as a precursor and trainer before more complicated communicators are introduced, this unit enables two 10-second messages to be recorded, played back, and re recorded by pressing either of the two plates. Pictures, words, or symbols (not included) can be attached to the plate switches to identify the messages. The unit features a remov

Ultimate Daylight Lamp With Accessories

The Ultimate Daylight Lamp with Accessories is a low vision lamp equipped with accessories to aid people with low vision and/or upper extremity disabilities in doing needle work. The lamp reproduces the natural spectrum of daylight, reducing glare, aiding in clarity, and assisting in color matching. This lamp has a weighted floorstand on wheels and comes with three flexible, removable accessories that can be used independently or together: an accessories and floss organizing tray, a rimless magn

Ultralens: Infant With Headstrap

UltraLens: Infant with Headstrap protective lens are designed to be worn by individuals exposed to black lights, which generate both UV and blue light, during vision development activities. UltraLens glasses screen out 100% of UV and blue light while still allowing the wearer to see the glow of materials as they fluoresce. A soft case is included with each UltraLens.

Ultralens: Jr. Clip-On

UltraLens: Jr. Clip-On are protective lens designed for children that wear glasses and are exposed to black lights, which generate both UV and blue light, during vision development activities. UltraLens glasses screen out 100% of UV and blue light while still allowing the wearer to see the glow of materials as they fluoresce. A soft case is included with each UltraLens.

Ultralens: Jr. With Headstrap

UltraLens: Jr. with Headstrap glasses are protective lens designed for use by individuals exposed to black lights, which generate both UV and blue light, during vision development activities. UltraLens glasses screen out 100% of UV and blue light while still allowing the wearer to see the glow of materials as they fluoresce. A soft case is included with each UltraLens.

Ultralens:adult

The UltraLens-Adult glasses are protective lens designed for use by adults exposed to black lights, which generate both UV and blue light, during vision development activities. UltraLens glasses screen out 100% of UV and blue light while still allowing the user to see the glow of materials as they fluoresce. A soft case is included with each UltraLens.

Versa-Beam Balanced Spectrum Lamp

The Versa-Beam Balanced Spectrum Lamp is a low vision light designed for use by individuals with vision disabilities. This floor lamp has an LED bulb that simulates the spectrum of natural daylight to aid visibility. This lamp features an adjustable light beam, enabling it to cover a wide area or to be highly focused. As the beam becomes narrower, it becomes brighter. The lamp is equipped with an adjustable gooseneck for optimal positioning. Other features include a bell-shaped shade and an on/o

Vibra-Call System

Vibra-Call is a telephone and doorbell signal system designed to alert deaf or deaf-blind persons to a variety of audio household stimuli. The user wears a small receiver unit that vibrates in response to a signal from any of several transmitters around the house or workplace. The user then presses each of the four push-button switches on the top panel of the receiver; this causes the receiver to revibrate to indicate which transmitter was activated. The system can be used with one receiver and

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: Battery operated.

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 Personal Pager

The Vibrating Personal Pager is a tactile paging system for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing, or individuals without disabilities who prefer a silent page signal. This wireless, battery-operated system consists of a small vibrating receiver and a choice of two different transmitters. It will work up to a range of about 100 feet both indoors and out, and through most barriers such as walls and doors. One transmitter is activated by a Push-Button ($79.95), the other by Sound ($89.95), s

Vibrating Personal Pager (Models 8001 & 8001A)

The Vibrating Personal Pager, model 8001, is a paging system designed for use by individuals with communication or mobility disabilities. This wireless system consists of a transmitter and a receiver. The transmitter is small enough to be carried in a purse or a pocket and pressing the transmitter causes the receivcer to vibrate up to 50 feet away. Model 8001A is adapted for switch use (switch not included). POWER: Uses one 12-volt and two double-A batteries.

Videomatic VEO

Videomatic VEO is a video magnifier designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision.  The Full HD cameras are able to magnify text, pictures or objects from 1x to 100x and guarantee a high-contrast and flicker-free picture. Natural-Evolutional-Light-Experience (N.E.L.Evtechnology) minimizes reflections and shadows. This offers numerous advantages – especially in connection with writing. The high-tech LED flat screen monitor was particularly developed for the low-vision market an

Visual Assistance Card

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a braille overlay card for a debit/credit card reader to be used by individuals who are blind or have low vision. Designer Kyle Lectenberg, an industrial Design graduate student from Auburn University, created a prototype Visual Assistance Card that lies on top of the debit/credit card reader. By using the Braille imprinted on the card, the user is able to enter his or her personal information rather than having the store clerk enter tha

Visually Impaired Programmable Talking Thermostat (Model Vip 1000)

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

vOICe

The vOICe is a sensory substitution device that translates images to sounds for the blind to allow them to understand a visual experience using other senses. Sights, sounds, and smells integrate and interact within the brain so a sight can be “seen” in ways other than just the eyes. This works through multi-sensory interaction or multi-modal processing, activating the visual cortex through sound. With this device, cross-modal mappings stimulates the users visual cortex with auditory signals that

Voiceye Mate

The VOICEYE Mate is a voice output bar code reader, color identifier and a digital talking book player designed for use by individuals with blindness, low vision, dyslexia or other reading disabilities. This unit reads digital books aloud in a human-sounding voice. The VOICEYE Mate can read data from VOICEYE bar codes on printed content with its scanner. VOICEYE bar codes contain up to two pages of text, and when the user reads the bar code with the device's camera, the device will display the d

Voila Voiced Labels Recognizer

The Voila Voiced Labels Recognizer is a voice output bar code reader labeling system designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The system consists of reusable labels that can be attached to objects, and a pen-shaped device that reads the special customized code on the labels and plays back recorded messages. The labels have an adhesive backing for affixing to objects, and can also be sewn or taped to objects or simply hung from them. The labels have a raised shape which a

Vote-Trakker

Vote-Trakker is a voice output voting machine designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This voting machine has synthetic speech output, and supports any language available from Microsoft Corporation. Input is through a touch screen or a standard keyboard. After making their selections and pressing the "Cast Ballot" button, voters can review a printout of their choices that appears under a protective viewing window. This printout is retained by the machine.

Walk-Run for Fitness Kit

The Walk-Run for Fitness Kit is designed for individuals with low vision. This kit includes a personal guidewire system that can be set up in your backyard, a school, or a park.Two talking pedometers encourage family and peer participation. If running or walking with a human guide, you can use the kit's adjustable tether, which is long enough to accommodate wheelchair users. Includes a shoulder sling pack for storage and travel.

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

Wayfindr

Wayfindr is a prototype of an app -Bluetooth operated- intended for blind  and low vision people that want to travel the London Tube.  The navigation is possible because of the beacon technology and Bluetooth that gives audible directions and traces the user location in the subway. A prototype has been recently trialed at Pimlico station, where sixteen beacons have been installed. 

Whirlpool Duet Dryer

The Whirlpool Duet Dryer is a standard clothing dryer that features 10 different drying cycles. The Duet line is also useful to those with low vision or blindness as the setting controls allow for easy-to-feel differences and selection for each cycle. The "Up and Down" buttons facilitate changes in the cycles' default settings and the machine outputs patterns of descending tones which allow the verification of a specific choice by sound.

Whirlpool Duet Washing Machine

The Whirlpool Duet Washing Machine is a standard clothing washer that features 12 different wash cycles and 5 different spin speeds. The Duet line is also useful to those with low vision or blindness as the setting controls allow for easy-to-feel differences and selection for each cycle. The "Up and Down" buttons facilitate changes in the cycles' default settings and the machine outputs patterns of descending tones which allows the verification of a specific choice by sound. Additionally, each c

Wide Angle Mobility Light

The Wide Angle Mobility Light is a low vision light designed for use as a night vision aid by individuals with low vision. This hand-held high intensity wide angle beam lantern is designed primarily for use as a night travel aid by individuals with constriction of the visual field and night blindness. The light comes with a shoulder strap to allow the light to be carried at waist height, leaving the hands free. POWER: Includes an AC recharger. Intensity of the beam is 1400 candle power. WEIGHT:

X10 Universal Module (Model Um506)

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

Xplorer 52 (Model Ttx-52)

The Xplorer 52, model TTX-52, is a voice output translator designed for use by individuals with low vision. This device displays, translates, and speaks more than one million words and more than 100,000 common travel phrases in 52 languages. It features an eight-line LED backlit digital display, voice/memo recorder, and the new Oxford American Dictionary. It also maintains history and favorites lists for quick reference. The Xplorer 52 also displays world time in 360 cities, and includes metric

Zimmerman Low Vision Simulation Kit

The Zimmerman Low Vision Simulation Kit is a low vision simulation device to allow people with normal vision to experience different types of low vision. The Kit contains four eye-cup goggles with four acuity loss lenses (approximate simulations of 20/70, 20/200, 20/600 and 20/800), three funnels that simulate peripheral field loss (tunnel vision) of approximately 3, 7, and 10 degrees, and other lenses which simulate macular degeneration for both near and distance viewing, cataract, scotoma, and

 
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