Custom Keyguards are designed to enable people with upper extremity disabilities to use a standard computer keyboard but are unable to keep their hand elevated above it or who use a headwand or mouthstick. Keyguards support the hands and allow them to slide across the keyboard without pressing any keys. Desired keys are depressed through the corresponding keyhole. The keyguards also prevents the user from inadvertently pressing more than one key at a time. Latching mechanisms are provided for ke
The PRC Dual Rocking Lever Switch is a dual rocker switch designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This switch is operated by pressing on either end of a plate located on top of the unit, with medium force. One end of the plate activates one switch, the opposite end activates another. The housing is made of plastic and is equipped with rubber feet and a threaded hole for mounting. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH) 3.875 x 2 x 1.5 inches. WEIGHT
The Switch Mounting Kit for Tables, model SMT, and Switch Mounting Kit for Wheelchairs SMW-1, are control switch accessories for mounting switches in a variety of locations. Model SMT is designed for use on tables or table-like surface, and model SMW-1 is designed for use with wheelchairs. The Switch Mounting Kit for Tables includes a gooseneck, tilt-top switch mounts, and an adapter bracket to fasten it to tables or shelves. The Switch Mounting Kit for Wheelchairs has a tubular bracket for clam
Unity is a direct selection communicator program and a cognitive skills and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by persons with communication or cognitive disabilities. The Minispeak application program is a vocabulary program for use with Prentke Romich communication devices (see separate entries). The vocabulary is pre-selected and pre-stored; the icons have already been chosen to represent the vocabulary and the overlay has been arranged in a logical array. Vocabulary is divided into
The PRC Wobble Switch, model WS-1, is a pressure-sensitive joystick single switch designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. The switch is activated by pushing against a lever. The lever has a built-in spring and can be pushed in any direction for activation by gross movements. The switch is equipped with a threaded hole for mounting. WEIGHT: 1.8 ounces.
The Accent 1200 is a handheld direct selection and scanning communicator designed for use by individuals with communication, speech, neurological, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. It has an 11.6-inch liquid crystal display (LCD) thin film transistor (TFT) HD touchscreen display. In addition to the touchscreen, the user can interface with the Accent 1200 using mini keyboard and mouse (included), or single- or dual-switch scanning. The product comes pre-loaded with Acapela, F
The PRC Single Rocking Lever Switch is a rocker switch activated by depressing the plate on top of the device. The switch housing is made of plastic, has rubber feet on the bottom, and a threaded hole for mounting. WEIGHT: 3.9 ounces.
The PRC Pneumatic Switch, model PS-3, is a dual pneumatic (sip/puff) switch designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. Sipping on the mouthpiece attached to a tube activates one switch; puffing on the tube activates another. The change in the air pressure in the unit is transferred down the tube to a switching unit, thereby activating the switch. OPTIONS: Set of 10 extra puff tubes. DIMENSIONS: 24 inches long.
The Wheelchair Mounting Kit (WCMK) is a wheelchair mounting kit for communicators designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities who use wheelchairs. This stong, durable mounting systemcan be attached to either side of the wheelchair and uses a Daessy mounting clamp making the entire assembly removable as needed. The included collar allows the mount to rotate and lock to the front and side when not in use. Tubing styles include round, square, and 525 Quickie. DIMENSIONS: The ava
SpringBoard Lite is a direct selection and scanning communicator designed for use by children or adults with communication or speech disabilities. This dedicated communicator for entry-level users has a 4-, 8-, 15-, or 36-location display with direct selection, single- or dual-switch scanning, or joystick access, and includes five integrated versions of pre-stored vocabulary with an emphasis on core words that power most speech. Other features include simplified and advanced toolboxes; a built-i
The Bluetooth Wireless Switch is a wireless touch switch designed for use by individuals with fine motor or neurological disabilities or cerebral palsy. This control switcch allows wireless access to Prentke Romich communication devices with built-in Bluetooth capabilities, such as ECO-14, Vantage Lite, and SpringBoard Lite (see entries). An external switch jack allows dual switch input and LEDs indicate when pairing is complete and the switch is ready for wireless communication. Other features
The Quick Release Mount, model QRM-2, is an accessory for mounting communication devices on wheelchairs. The mount holds the device firmly, yet allows removal with a flip of a lever. The mount is standard on most Prentke Romich mounting systems. OPTIONS: Adapters are available for Prentke Romich devices that use mounts from earlier wheelchair communication mounting kits, or any other mounting system using a 7/8 inch bar.
ECO2 with ECOpoint is an eye-controlled scanning communicator designed for use by individuals with communication, speech, neurological, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. ECOpoint allows the user to access the features of the scanning communicator and Windows XP computer through eyegaze. Features include a large display screen, an internal DVD/CD drive, custom block scanning, Unity programs, notebook tools, advanced icon import capabilities, pull-down menus, modified access m
ECO2 is scanning communicator designed for use by individuals with communication, speech, neurological, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This system is a scanning communicator and Windows 7 computer. Features include a large display screen, an internal DVD/CD drive, custom block scanning, Unity programs, notebook tools, advanced icon import capabilities, pull-down menus, modified access method menus, wireless switch access, Clarity Icons, Icon Browser Tool, and Color Picker
The Essence PRO is a handheld direct selection and scanning communicator designed for use by individuals with communication, speech, neurological, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. It has a 14.1-inch touchscreen with 1024 x 768 resolution. In addition to the touchscreen, the user can interface with the Essence Pro using the on-screen keyboard, keyboard and mouse (included), visual and auditory scanning, or a 1-, 2-, or multi-switch pointer (switch not included). It features
The TS-XL Table Stand Mount is an accessory for mounting communication devices on tables and desks. The mount holds the device firmly and features a Quick Release Mount (QRM) for attaching any Prentke Romich communication device. The QRM can be raised or lowered to accommodate individual device size and positioning requirements. The TS-XL Table Stand Mount has an integrated anti-tip function and automatic alignment of feet for solid seating on even and uneven surfaces. Its vertical bar folds dow
The ECOpoint is an eye controlled input system for a communicator designed for use with the Prentke Romich ECO or Essence PRO communicators. The user sits so that their eyes are approximately 24 inches from the unit, and it tracks their eye movement, using the movement eyes to place the cursor and activate specific functions on the communicator.
The ECO-14 is an Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) device that combines advanced communicating and computing in a single device. The large screen is a versatile AAC aid for individuals with communication limitations. A version of ECO-14 without the computer capabilities is also available to meet Medicare/Medicaid funding requirements.
Accent™ 1400 is a dedicated speech-generating device (SGD) that offers user-friendly features to make communicating fast and easy for individuals with speech impairments. The 14” screen can be used for individuals with complex access needs or those who want larger icons.
The NuEye™ Tracking System is designed for people with communication disabilities, any Amytrophic Lateral Sclerosis issue, people with Cerebral Palsy, and Rett Syndrome, among others, to give them the ability to fully communicate with their eyes. The NuEye Tracking System attaches quickly to the Accent 1400, Accent 1200, or Accent 1000 device to give users full visual control of the device. Keys are "selected" by gazing for a specified period of time to generate speech. NuEye is ideal for childr
Accent™ 800-D is an integrated speech device designed for adults and children with speech disabilities as a result of disabilities such as a spinal cord injury or neurological disorder or a severe physical disability to allow them to communicate with ease. It is a dedicated SGD, locked from running Windows applications, meeting Medicare funding guidelines. The Accent 800-D offers advanced functionality and user-friendly features, making communicating fast and easy. It is the smallest and most po
Accent™ 800 is an integrated speech device designed for adults and children with speech disabilities as a result of disabilities such as a spinal cord injury or neurological disorder or a severe physical disability to allow them to communicate with ease. The Accent™ 800 is the smallest and most portable PRC device that offers a variety of vocabulary options.
Accent™ 1000 is a dedicated speech generating device designed for adults and children with speech disabilities as a result of disabilities such as a spinal cord injury or neurological disorder or a severe physical disability to allow them to communicate with ease. It's portable and features a 10.1" display and an extensive vocabulary.
The PRiO is an iPad based communication tool made for people with communication disabilities, neurological or spinal cord injury or any severe physical disability, who already established vocabulary skills. It is designed to help them establish vocabulary and motor planning skills. It features iPad Air and the popular Language Acquisition through Motor Planning (LAMP) Words for Life (WFL) Vocabulary.
The PRiO Mini is an iPad based communication tool featuring the iPad-mini and the popular Language Acquisition through Motor Planning (LAMP) Words for Life (WFL) Vocabulary and iPad-mini. It helps people with already established vocabulary skills, with communication disabilities, neurological or spinal cord injury or any severe physical disability, establish vocabulary and motor planning skills.
The NuEye™ Tracking System Accent 1400, Accent 1200, and Accent 1000 is an accessory compatible with the Accent 1400, Accent 1200, and Accent 1000 that allows someone with an upper extremity disability to access full communication and computing power with their eyes. It is ideal for children and adults who need hands-free and switch-free device access.
The Clarity™ Symbol Set is a colorful symbol set from Liberator (a Prentke Romich Company) designed for children with communication disabilities to allow them to communicate easier with others. This symbol set comprises over 40,000 symbols covering all aspects of language use. Many of the symbols contain grammatical markers to help learners to develop language, syntax, and literacy skills. Clarity Symbols are rule driven and logical. Clarity supports education by providing 3D pictures of compute
Acapela Bilingual Voices is additional software for a Prentke Romich Company (PRC) communicator designed for children with communication disabilities who are bilingual to better understand their environment. Acapela bilingual voices provide a way for device users who need to communicate in both English and Spanish to use the same voice in both situations. Each voice comes with both an American English and an American Spanish version that can be unlocked within NuVoice and assigned for speech, pr
DecTalk voices by SpeechFX is additional software for Prentke Romich Company communication devices made for children with communication disabilities. This communication software is precise and easy to understand. Tone and speed within NuVoice can be manipulated and customized. This package includes nine different voices, representing a diverse set of options for users to assign for speech, prompts or both.
NuPoint Head-Tracking Accessory Kit is an accessory to Prentke Romich Company communication devices designed for people with little of no use of the hands. Using optical sensors, NuPoint tracks a small reflective dot on the user’s forehead, glasses or other convenient spot converting the natural movement of the user’s head to accurately control the pointer on the screen. Key activations are made by dwelling over the desired key. Additional movement settings, like vertical and horizontal controls
SymbolStix Symbol Set is additional software to Prenke Romich Company communicators for use by children with communication disabilities. SymbolStix Symbols is an icon library that includes over 25,000 symbols depicting persons, events, and activities as lively stick figures appropriate for all ages. They are compatible with all Accent™ devices running NuVoice™ 2.0 or newer.