Past Featured Items
Brought to you by:
Carol Magliocco, Amy Norton, Stacey Fulton, Ann Bedard, JoAnne Lambert, and Carissa Barber EASTCONN’s Assistive Technology Team
by Kayle Concepts LLC
The Bluebee Pal is a huggable plush learning tool that connects to a speech generating device (SGD) via Bluetooth and turns it into a motivating voice output source, supporting imitation. The Bluebee Pal’s mouth moves to provide a motivating experience. The Bluebee Pal was added to the AT Lending Library through support from the CT Tech Act.
LIFTWARE Level and LIFTWARE Steady
by Verily Life Sciences
The LIFTWARE handles with spoon attachments are designed to help people with hand tremor or limited hand and arm mobility retain confidence and independence. LIFTWARE Steady uses sensors in the handle to detect movement or tremor and steadies the utensil automatically. LIFTWARE Level keeps a utensil at the angle needed to eat any meal despite involuntary movement. Both products increase independence with less spillage. Both handles can support spoon or fork attachments, both of which are dishwasher safe. The LIFTWARE handles and attachments were added to the AT Lending Library through support from the CT Tech Act.
by Nielsen Products
The Sqweezel by Nielsen Products is a universal tablet holder and mounting system that can be used with any 6-12’’ tablet such as; iPad, Samsung, Nexus, Kindle or Nook. Adjustable straps, clamp base and 360 degree turning head allow for devices to be mounted to desk, tables, chairs, wheelchairs and much more. The Sqweezel mounting system was added to the AT Lending Library through support from the CT Tech Act.
OPTIMAX Wireless Joystick
by Pretorian Technologies
The OPTIMAX Wireless Joystick is a unique wireless joystick, ideal for users with motor skill difficulties, to access any tablet or PC with a USB port. It includes three different handles (joystick knob, soft sponge and tbar) in order to customize based on student’s individual needs. It can be used up to 10 meters away from device. The OPTIMAX Wireless Joystick was added to the AT Lending Library through support from the CT Tech Act.