Is communication difficult for you or a family member? Communication disabilities can stem from many sources, such as accident, illness, hearing loss, or developmental disability. They can lead to frustration and social exclusion. The ability to communicate is a key to enjoying life. iCAN staff can introduce you to assistive technology (AT) that can help provide you or your family member with a way to communicate to the world. Equipment to aid in communication includes the following:
- Portable voice amplifiers
- Text and symbol based communication devices and software
- Text-to-speech based communication devices and software
- Communication apps for mobile devices such as iPads and smartphones
AT devices can help you communicate your thoughts and ideas with whomever you choose. A world of communication is open to you through technology and iCAN is here to help!