A zoom call with Matt holding up his phone and showing the appAssistive technology changes lives, but not just any assistive technology will do.  Every user has unique needs and matching those needs to the available assistive technology is key. And, making use of the technology devices a person already owns and uses well, can produce an even better result. The video below tells Matt’s story of how he acquired assistive technology that changed his life.

In the video, Matt is using the Claro Scan Pen App and the built-in Google Android Accessibility feature, TalkBack.

If you would like more information on how ND Assistive can help you or someone you love find the right assistive technology for their needs, please call 1-800-895-4728 or email us at info@ndassistive.org.

About Author

Jeannie Krull is the Program Director for ND Assistive (formerly IPAT). She is an ASHA certified speech/language pathologist and a RESNA certified Assistive Technology Professional, who has worked with people with disabilities of all ages since 1991.