AAATE Conference '97
The 4th European Conference for the Advancement of Assistive Technology --- in Greece from September 29 to October 2

Putting assistive technology and disability related resources at your fingertips

Alliance for Technology Access (ATA)
The ATA is a network of community-based resource centers dedicated to providing information and support services to children and adults with disabilities, and increasing their use of standard, assistive, and information technologies. Centers can be found all across the country.

The Assistive Technology for Kansans Home Page
Purpose: The Assistive Technology for Kansans Project helps find ways to help persons with disabilities live and work as independently as possible through assistive devices. The Assistive Technology for Kansans Project helps citizens of all ages (and with any type disability) make a difference in how they live and work

Assistive Technology On-Line
Web database on Assistive Technology (AT).

Designing Accessible Web Pages.
WWW links to get information on accessible web page design.

Bobby is an easy to use program that will help you make web pages accessible to those with disabilities. It will also find HTML compatibility problems that prevent pages from displaying correctly on different web browsers. Bobby was created at CAST (Center for Applied Special Technology).

Breaking New Ground Resource Center
Breaking New Ground Resource Center in Purdue's Department of Agricultural & Biological Engineering has become internationally recognized as the primary source for information and resources on rehabilitation technology for persons working in agriculture.

CAST (Center for Applied Special Technology)
CAST is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to expand opportunities for individuals with disabilities through innovative computer technology. We pursue this mission through research and product development, that further universal design for learning.

The Center for Computer Assistance to the Disabled, Inc (C-CAD)
C-CAD is a unique non-profit organization whose mission is "enhancing the quality of life and employment options of persons with disabilities through the use of modified personal computers, adaptive devices, and custom software".

Center on InformationTechnology Accommodation (CITA)
Web Site provides information on legislation, policies; access resources such as vendor lists and public and non-profit resources; and guidelines for access technologies.

Closed Captioning Web
There is no excuse for not captioning..both open and closed captioning are increasingly accessible and affordable

Closing The Gap
Applications of Microcomputer Technology for People with Special Needs. The 15th Annual Closing The Gap Conference is Oct. 23-25, 1997.

Disability Related Shareware/Freeware
The listed software is disability related or acts in such a way as to assist users with disabilities.

EASI (Equal Access to Software and Information)
EASI'S purpose is to serve as a resource to the education community by providing information and guidance in the area of access-to-information technologies by individuals with disabilities.

Home Tech: A Project Relating to Environmental Control Devices
HomeTech is Operated by Seaside Education Associates. HomeTech is where you can find information regarding products and services to assist individuals with disabilities.

Text-to-Speech Synthesis information home page.
This site has been created to provide a focal point of publicly available information about text-to-speech synthesis products.

Virtual Assistive Technology Center
Books on assistive technology, computer access software for people with disabilities and links to other assistive technology web sites

A to Z Assistive Technology Transforming Inventions Into Products for Persons with Disabilities

Adaptive-Computer Systems
Adaptive Computer Systems provides products to help people with disabilities use computers.

Ai Squared
In 1986, Ai Squared began developing magnification software for the visually impaired. Today, our low-vision products, ZoomText and VisAbility, are widely recognized as the user's choice for screen and document accessibility.

R. J. Cooper and Associates
RJ Cooper and Associates is a small development company that makes products for persons with special needs, including special software and hardware adaptations for persons with very special needs. I also produce the world famous CooperCar.

Arkenstone is the leading provider of reading systems for people with visual and reading disabilities.

Aurora Systems
Aurora Systems has a complete line of software for augmentative communication and learning disabilities.

Articulate Systems
Articulate Systems, Inc. has been a pioneer of voice applications and voice interface solutions for Macintosh and Windows personal computers.

Dragon Systems
Dictate text and control your PC by voice with DragonDictate speech recognition (voice recognition) software for the PC and PowerSecretary.

Blazie Engineering
Assistive Technology for People who are Blind and Vissually Impaired

Command Corp.
Pioneering speech recognition (IN CUBE) for fun and productivity!

Duxbury Systems
Software for Braille

Gus Communications,Inc
Gus! Multimedia Speech System for Windows

IBM Special Needs Solutions

IBM VoiceType
Introducing IBM VoiceType Simply Speaking!

Don Johnston, Inc.
Products for Learning Difficulties, Augcomm

Specializing in products for people who are blind or people who are visually impaired.

Henter-Joyce, the developer of Screen Readers JAWS and JAWS for Windows, is a leader in access technology for people with blindness and other print-related disabilities.

Kurzweil AI
Kurzweil Applied Intelligence, Inc. (Kurzweil AI) develops, markets and supports computer-based voice recognition systems for use in healthcare and in business.

Curriculum Solutions, Inc. (CSI)
Educational, legal and social changes have dramatically increased the need for schools to provide individualized curriculum modifications for a wide variety of students. Curriculum Solutions, Inc. (CSI) is a private corporation created by three educators in Lawrence, Kansas to help schools, teachers, parents and other interested parties respond to these demands.

Infogrip Inc.
The BAT Personal Keyboard is an innovative, compact, ergonomic keyboard. The BAT's simple user-friendly design replicates all of the functions of an extended keyboard for one-handed input. Included with the BAT is ChordEasy software adding the power of macros and WordChords.

Innocomp - Innovative Computer Applications
Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) Devices

Origin Instruments Corporation
Head-Controlled Pointing and Software for Computer Access

Lorien Systems
Software for Dyslexia and Learning Difficulties

LSS Group
Specializing in products for the Visually & Hearing Impaired

Microsoft Accessibility Support
Microsoft is committed to making computers easier for everyone to use and the new accessibility features in the Microsoftr Windowsr 95 operating system are a significant step in support of that goal..

Program Development Associates
For over ten years, Program Development Associates has been providing quality resources related to disabilities. We are distributors and producers of video tapes, computer software, board games and curriculum.

Raised Dot Computing
Raised Dot Computing produces MegaDots, the world's most advanced braille translation program. This web site has information on braille, MegaDots, and the rest of the Raised Dot Computing product line.

Words+, Inc. is a company dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with disabilities. For more than fifteen years, our goal has been "unlocking the person" by providing the highest quality communication and computer access systems available.

Software solutions for persons with disabilities. Software for low vision, word prediction, keyboard emulation, augmentative communication, and Morse Code input.

Touch-Typing for Students with Special Needs
There are several Touch-Typing edtions. There's a Learning Disabled edition, cerebral palsy edtion, Dyslexic edition, and others. (IBM/TANDY and APPLE IIe formats)

Simtech Publications
Make this site your first stop for multimedia resources. We specialize in HyperStudio based software for people with disabilities.

SofDesign International, Inc
Videotape Instructional Programs and Software developed to assist in training of individuals with Dyslexia. Based on the Orton-Gillingham methodology.

Telesensory produces high technology equipment for visually impaired people and other vision-related equipment.

TeleSys Development Systems
Disability Systems & Software Development


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