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UPLIFT Height Adjustable Sit Stand Desk | Human Solution

http://www.ispeech.org Stop, sit, and think. Now stand and do the same. Feel the difference just one small change can make? It’s time to banish negative health effects from less-than-optimal working posture with the UPLIFT Height Adjustable Sit Stand Desk. Stand … 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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The Promise of Assistive Technology to Enhance Activity and Work Participation | The National Academies Press

http://www.ispeech.org                             Contributors National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine; Health and Medicine Division; Board on Health Care Services; Committee on the Use of Selected Assistive Products … Continue reading

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TechCheck | Partnership on Employment & Accessible Technology (PEAT)

http://www.ispeech.org Welcome to TechCheck, a powerful but simple tool to help employers assess their technology accessibility practices. Whether you have a formal accessible technology effort or not, TechCheck can help give you a benchmarking “snapshot” of the current state of … Continue reading

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AT Assessment Part 1 – Independent Living with Lynne Deese

http://www.ispeech.org Assistive Technology Radio Welcome to the INDATA Project’s Assistive Technology Radio.  You are listening to selections from the content about assistive technology we produce every week. Interested in listening to a specific program?  Check out our listing of podcast … Continue reading

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OneSwitch.org.uk blog: Switch Accessible Programming

http://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech Programming with a switch is not an easy thing. Programming is not easy full stop, but it can be huge fun. Christopher Hillsshows how he’s getting into the hobby/profession with iOS switch access and Swift. For PC users, it’s … Continue reading

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How Cole Galloway’s Harness Is Helping The Disabled Work

http://www.ispeech.org The news seemed like a death sentence: In 1998, Anne Dunlap, a pretty young woman in Delaware, suffered a traumatic brain injury in a car crash, severely impairing her daily functioning. Even with physical therapy, she struggled to juggle multiple basic … Continue reading

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The Glove Solution | Virginia Dept. for Aging and Rehab Services

http://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speechTom Rybak, a Rehabilitation Engineer from the Virginia Dept. for Aging & Rehab Services in Richmond, Virginia, shared this glove solution with NCATP. This is an elegant design with no moving parts. It is an open wire loop mounted to vertical posts & … Continue reading

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Gary Roberson: North Carolina AgrAbility Partnership

Powered by iSpeech All-terrain wheelchairs, truck lifts and garden scooters are among the solutions the North Carolina AgrAbility partnership has designed to help disabled farmers remain productive. Extension specialist and associate professor Dr. Gary Roberson, of North Carolina State University, … Continue reading

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Summer Internship Program | NC Division of Services for the Blind

http://www.ispeech.org Jay Mebane participated in a summer internship program at the Raleigh Center of the N.C. Assistive Technology Program (NCATP) from July 9th – July 30th. The internship was sponsored by the N.C. Division of Services for the Blind. Jay … Continue reading

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