Daily Living

Devices and services to provide support for everyday life.
Screenshot of an iOS app menu, showing an address, current location marker, and various map options.

GPS navigation app that meets the needs of blind users in an easy-to-use interface.

A large, rectangular shape with three purple oat drawings on the left and the word OATS in all caps on the right.

A simple CD player that is controlled using a single switch or the keyboard's spacebar.

Long, narrow rectangular popup window with time and date displayed in large type.

A free program for blind and visually-impaired people that is designed to help people keep track of the time and remind themselves of things like appointments during the day.

Various models of phone amplifiers. Two are medium-sized rectangular devices with a built-in speaker that connect to a phone jack. One is a small speaker that attaches directly to a cordless phone against where the user places their ear. A fourth is a long, thin device with a small menu display.

Connects to standard telephones and makes the ring and phone call volume extra loud.

An illustration of an elderly user approaching a doorway. Lines represent a virtual "perimeter" around the door.

Alerts caregivers when a user navigates to a certain area or leaves a specified boundary.

Screenshot of menu screen on left with options and an image of a guitar in another window on the right.

A free software framework whose main goal is to provide ludic-therapeutic activities for people with disabilities.

Screenshot of main screen showing 4x4 grid of communications options, such as "I'm Hungry" and "Thank you."

A communication system for people with physical disabilities such as cerebral palsy. It can also be used for learning to read and write and to facilitate the use and control of computers.

A white digital clock with various grey menu buttons on the top.

Automatic timer and home automation system for lights and appliances.

A black wristband with a square watchface featuring a large circle on the screen.

Smartwatch that can detect possible tonic-clonic seizures, alert caregivers, and provides rest and physical activity analysis so that users can better understand their lifestyles.

A black cellphone which displays the numeric dial pad on the touch screen and number 9 is highlighted in green.

A cellular phone configured for use by people who are blind or have low vision.