Category Archives: Seating and Mobility

Vidget 3-in-1 Flexible Seating System™ – Toddler 10 inch | FlagHouse

Powered by iSpeechhttps://youtu.be/LPY8EUO4BPs   Fidget in your Vidget! Moving is healthy and fun! Versatile, three-in-one seat enables gentle rocking for improved focus and attention. Turn on its side for a stool or a desk, or interlock 2 or more to … Continue reading

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Winter Weather Preparedness Tips for Wheelchair Users

TTS What You Can Do: Make it a habit to get prescriptions filled beforethey run out and have an emergency stash of any other necessary medical supplies on hand at all times. Get a generator for your home. It won’t be … Continue reading

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Motion Stool by UPLIFT Desk | Shop Human Solution

Text to Speech It’s time to rethink the concept of what an ergonomic office chair should be. The stylish and ergonomic UPLIFT Motion Stool has what your body needs for any type of perch-standing at your desk. The functional, weighted … Continue reading

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Project creates cardboard adaptations for kids with disabilities | Temple Now

Text to Speech Mark Ovington, 5, tests out the chair designed for him through Adaptive Design Greater Philadelphia as his mother, Andrea Krajci, watches. Kim Singleton of Temple’s Institute on Disabilities later put finishing touches on the chair. (Photography by Ryan … Continue reading

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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The Wheelchair POP Topper – WWAY TV3

http://www.ispeech.org CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — Bumper stickers have long been used as a form of expression on the back on a car or truck. But in Carolina Beach, a woman has found a way to break barriers with the … Continue reading

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Uber-Like Service Designed For Riders With Disabilities – Disability Scoop

http://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech  RideKC Freedom The one-year pilot project enables riders to use a cellphone app to hail taxis. While the core of the service was built with the mobility of people with disabilities in mind, it is open to the general … Continue reading

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Tecla | Access technology hands-free

http://www.ispeech.org WHO IS TECLA FOR? Tecla is for anyone who can’t easily use a smartphone, tablet or computer. This includes those with limited upper-body mobility resulting from spinal cord injuries, multiple sclerosis, ALS, muscular dystrophy, cerebral palsy, brain injuries, or … Continue reading

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Sue Austin: Deep sea diving … in a wheelchair | TED Talk | TED.com

http://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech When Sue Austin got a power wheelchair, she felt a tremendous sense of freedom — yet others looked at her as though she had lost something. In her art, she conveys the spirit of wonder she feels wheeling through … Continue reading

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Kinesthetic Classroom

TTS In 2012 Kidsfit began working with a team of Brain Research Experts, Educational Consultants, and Classroom Teachers to develop a new way for children to learn and interact in their classrooms. What came out of our research and classroom … Continue reading

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