Developer and manufacturer of scanners/readers/magnifiers for people who are blind and those with low-vision.
30 Sudbury Rd., Unit 1B
Acton, MA 01720
Large print stickers for computer keyboards, office machines, and home appliances.
Toll free: 800-363-6026
The Digital Audio Label is the new generation in accessible prescription drug labeling. Press its button and hear a verbal description of the prescription details as prepared by the pharmacist. Tel: 360-696-5955
Active & Able
Software, watches, magnifiers, clocks, calculators, and other items for the visually-impaired. Also products for people with other disabilities.
333 Lexington Dr
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
On line shopping. Home of the Internet Braille Wizard. Produces braille publications, labels and business cards.
Desktop, portable and handheld magnifiers, wearable devices, and lighting solutions. Free product demonstrations, service, and support, both in-person and remotely.
PO Box 403
Lynnfield, MA 01940
Makers of C-Desk, a desktop magnifier/reader featuring eight applications designed for handling most important daily activities.
Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
Tel: (949) 436-7760
Adaptive Technology Consulting Inc.
Provides/Installs/Trains for use of assistive devices. Magnifiers, calculators, phone pens, i.d. mates, portable print magnifiers, and more.
P.O. Box 778
Amesbury, MA 01913
Tel: (978) 462-3817
Advantage Graphite Canes
Makes both folding and rigid cane models.
R12170 Dearborn Place
Poway, CA 92064
Tel : (800) 382-5132
For information on Zoom Text screen reader software.
P.O. Box 669
Manchester Center, Vt 05255
Tel: (800) 444-4443
ALVA Access Group
Windows and Macintosh access software. For information on “outSPOKEN,” text-to-speech software for Power Macintosh.
5801 Christie Avenue, Suite 475
Emeryville CA 94608
Phone: (510) 923-6280
Large selection of mobility canes for the visually impaired.
34 DeBaets Street
Winnipeg R2J 3S9
Tel: (204) 663-3340 or (800) 561-3340
Adaptive hardware and software for blind and visually impaired persons. Provides on-site adaptive technology training and support along with a wide variety of products.
1481 Chain Bridge Rd, Suite 100
McLean VA 22101
Sunglasses, magnification mirrors, software, computers, CCTVs, recorders, canes, clocks, games, magnifiers
5650 South Windermere Street
Littleton, CO 80120
Blaxall Optics Ltd
Specializing in low vision aids and magnifiers for people with low vision.
PO Box 611
Tel: +64 3 366 2999
Note-Taking, Writing, Printing in Braille
Industriestr. 11 * D – 35041
Glasses that provide protection from UV rays and harmful high-energy blue light without altering or distorting color perception.
Eye Solutions Technologies, LLC
23010 North 17th Drive, Suite 6
Phoenix, AZ 85027
Tel: (866) 704-0845
Highlighted paper and raised line paper.
285 N Woodland Dr
Robins, IA 52328
Daily living aids such as, walkers and canes, electric beds, rehab products etc.
Rancho Mobility, Inc.
8429 White Oak Avenue, #101
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730
Tel: (888) 466-1650
Bossert Specialties, Inc.
Magnification Center. Braille, CCTVS, computer and daily living aids, Glasses, Magnifiers, Talking Appliances.
620 East Thomas RD, Suite D-124
Phoenix, Arizona, 85018
Tel: (602) 956-6637 or (800) 776-5885
Tactile graphics, scientific Braille production, literary Braille, music Braille.
110 51 Street East
Canada G1H 2J9
Tel: (418) 624-0994
The ultimate braille translation and publishing software.
15 Stamford Road
Intelligent Systems Research Group
School of Computing and Mathematical Sciences
Oxford Brookes University, Gipsy Lane Campus
Headington, Oxford OX3 OBP
Tel: +44 (0) 1865 48 36 52
Monitoring Products for Identifying Paper Currency Denominations.
600 Peter Morand Crescent, Suite 240
Ottawa, Ontario K1G 5Z3
Tel: (613) 731-5800
Full line of binoculars and telescopes for sporting activities and home use.
Bushnell International Corporation
Overland Park, KS 66214-1734
Tel: (913) 752-3400 or (800) 423-3537
3165 AC Rotterdam
Tel: 31 (0) 10 494 5767 / 768
Community Low Vision Centers
Aids and devices to enhance the independence of people who have low vision or who are blind. Locations in Winston-Salem, NC, Asheville, NC, and Little Rock, AR.
Working Solutions For The Visually Impaired. Computer Speech Technology, Talking Appliances.
Computers For The Blind
A non-profit 501(c)(3) organization devoted to providing refurbished computers with assistive technology to persons who are blind or visually impaired. Free shipping in USA. No income or age requirements. Agency P.O.’s accepted.
Computer Vision and Voice
Speech Recognition and hands-free computing. Offers comprehensive classroom and on-site training.
504 North Avenue East
Westfield, NJ 07090
CTECH Low Vision
Products includes the following but not limited to: Electronic Video Magnifiers, Scan and Read Software, Screen Readers, Screen and Handheld Magnifiers, Wearable Text Readers and Magnifiers, Braille products and Computer Equipment with Adaptive technology.
2 N Williams St
Pearl River NY 10965
Tel: (845) 735-7907 or (800) 228-7798
G.W. Micro, Inc.
For information on Window Eyes (Version 4.0), a multi-functional speech reader program for both PCs and Macintosh. Quarterly newsletter “Focus of Vision” by subscription.
130 Taconic Business Park Rd
Manchester Center, VT 05255
TTY Braille, Paging Systems.
4010 Barranca, Suite 220
22672 Lambert, Suite 607
Lake Forest, CA
Tel: (714) 857-6051
HITEC Group International, Inc.
Products include specialty and talking telephones, alerting systems, smoke detectors, clock/wake-up devices, vision software, communication hardware, and personal communicators.
8160 Madison Ave
Burr Ridge, IL 60521
Tel: (800) 288-8303 or (800) 536-8890 TTY
Maker of wireless E-bot video magnifier and OCR text-to-speech reader.
4616 W Howard Ln, Ste 960
Austin, TX 78728
Tel: (888) 520-4467
Independent Living Aids, Inc.
Products include cooking utensils, talking products, healthcare, household, telephones, daily living/mobility aids and lighting.
200 Robbins Ln
Jericho, NY 11753
Tel: (516) 937-1848 or (800) 537-2118 or (855) SHOPILA
Independent Living Products
Visual aids for daily living including glasses.
6227 N. 22nd Drive
Phoenix, AZ 85015-1955
Tel: (602) 249-0455 or (800) 377-8033
Braille Embosser Manufacturer.
954 23 Gammelstad
Tel: +46-920 20 30 80
Innovative Rehabilitation Technology
Talking appliances and devices such as talking book four track cassette players and recorders, talking document readers, talking computers, screen reading software, speech synthesizers, speech compressors, magnifiers, CCTV, and recreational products.
13467 Colfax Highway
Grass Valley, CA 95945
Tel: (530) 274-2090
JBliss Low Vision Systems
Reading and magnifying systems. Imaging (scanning) software. Web browser, e-mail and word processing for low vision users.
P.O. Box 7382
Menlo Park, CA 94026
Tel: (888) 452-5477
LSC Luxo Wave Circline Magnifier
Enhanced Lighting fixtures, Industrial Lighting, Magnification.
735 Hastings Lane
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089-6906
Tel: (800) 214-4522
LS&S Products, Inc.
Products for the visually impaired and hard of hearing. Talking and low-vision products, computer aids, magnifiers, CCTVs, assistive technology, daily living products, and Braille items.
P.O. Box 673
Northbrook, IL 60065
Tel: (800) 468-4789
Magnification Resources, Inc.
Magnification, lighting, computers, text to speech OCR devices, talking watches, clocks, talking medical devices, kitchen accessories, sewing products and much more. Competitive pricing and veterans’ discounts.
4600 Valley Rd
Lincoln, NE 68510
Tel: (866) 278-1850
Magnification Station offers high quality magnifiers and products to ease daily living for people with vision problems. All of our staff have backgrounds in teaching, rehabilitation, or low vision.
Mesa Plaza Shopping Center
8022 Mesa Drive
Austin, TX 78731
Tel : ( 512) 345-4123
Magnifiers and More
Complete inventory of optical aids, from simple hand-held magnifiers to the latest video technology. Provides training, as well as optical and non optical aids and support, to help people with limited vision live independent, productive and fulfilling lives.
7775 Mentor Avenue
Mentor, Ohio 44060
Magnifiers, Daily Living & Computer Aids, Reading Systems, Braille Embossers.
10086 W McNab Road
Tamarac, Florida 33321
Tel: (800) 364-1612
Manufactures a full line of Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) products for the visually impaired.
3360 Adobe Court
Colorao Springs, Colorado 80907
Full Line Catalog of Blind, Low Vision, & Visually Impaired Products, including Speech Recognition, Enhanced Lighting, Magnifiers, Talking Appliances.
42 Executive Blvd
Farmingdale NY 11735
Makers of NetFocus, an inexpensive screen magnifier which also converts PDF files to plain text, translates, and performs as a dictionary.
Thunder Bay, Ontario
Meeting The Challenge
Meeting the challenge of knowledge management through information technology with daily living aids for the visually impaired.
3630 Sinton Rd, Ste 103
Colorado Springs, CO 80907
Tel: (719) 444-0252 or Toll Free: (800) 864-4264
Assistive Technology, including Voice Recognition, Zoom Text, Magnifiers, and more.
4823 South Sheridan Road, Suite 302
Tulsa, OK 74145-5717
Tel: (918) 665-0329
New Vision Concepts
Maker of EZReader, an all-in-one touch screen computer, document camera and custom software suite.
11936 Jamestown Rd
Dallas, TX 75230
Tel: (214) 668-9913
Next Generation Technologies, Inc.
Custom solutions provider of alternative PC access technologies, universal design, and section 508 compliance.
Next Generation Technologies, Inc.
20006 Cedar Valley Rd – Suite 101
Lynnwood, WA 98036-6334
A wide variety of UV and infrared protective sunglasses especially designed for people with MD.
P.O. Box 159
South Lyon, MI 48178
Tel: (800)-521-9746 USA/(734)-769-5565
Ovac Reading Systems
Reading Systems for the Visually Impaired.
67-555 Hwy. 111
Unit C – 103
Cathedral City, CA 92234
Tel: (800) 325-4488
15 Main Street, Suite 102
Salisbury, MA 01952
Tel: (978) 465-3436 or (877) 283-7689
PC Talking Typing Tutor
De Witt & Associates, Inc.
700 Godwin Avenue, Suite 110
Midland Park, NJ 07432
Tel: (877) 447-6500
Electronic Travel Aids, and the Sonic Pathfinder.
10 Rowan St.
Tel: (03) 98 48 96 94
Photo Protective Technologies
Melanin Eyewear and Light Filters made with Melanin, the body’s own defense against damage to the eyes (such as cataracts and macular degeneration) from sunlight and fluorescent light.
4738 Shavano Oak
San Antonio, TX 78249
Tel: (800) 219-9993 or (210) 493-6353
Pulse Data HumanWare, Inc.
Assistive Technology In Reading/Writing For Visual Impaired. Braille, Speech Recognition, Magnifiers.
75 Mason Circle
Concord, CA 94520
Tel: (800) 722-3393
PULSE DATA AUSTRALIA LTD
P.O. Box 944
Suite 2, 7-11 Railway Street
BAULKHAM HILLS NSW 2153
Tel: (02) 9686 2600
PULSE DATA INTERNATIONAL (CANADA) LTD
37 Anjou Boulevard
Chateauguay, Quebec J6J 2P7
Tel: 450 691 6221 (toll free 888 886 3282 from within Canada only)
PULSE DATA INTERNATIONAL GmbH
Tel: +49-2051 87 895
PULSE DATA INTERNATIONAL (UK) LTD
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire NN9 6NS
Tel: +44 1933 626 000
PULSE DATA INTERNATIONAL INC.
351 Thornton Road
Tel: ( 770) 941-7200 or Toll Free (888) 734-8439
P.O. Box 8645
Ann Arbor, MI 48107
Text-to-speech synthesis products. Our voice synthesizers are available as plug-in boards, modules, and chips.
RC Systems, Inc.
1609 England Ave
Everett WA 98203
Tel: (425) 355-3800
Triangle Digital Services Ltd
Latton Bush Centre, Southern Way
Harlow CM18 7BL
Tel: +44 1279 639471
Text-to-speech application which will read any text file or Rich Text Format file from the Net.
MoneyTree Software Company
121 Cherry Ridge Road, Thunder Bay ON
Canada P7G 1A7
Innovative assistive technology products and services for children and adults with disabilities. Augmentative communication devices, computer access equipment, speech software, cognitive rehabilitation aids, and more. Also offers an online Product Search & Referral service.
PO Box 572190
Houston, TX 77257
RJ Cooper & Associates
Special Needs Technology Specialists, including special software and hardware adaptations. Sonar vision glasses.
24843 Del Prado #283
Dana Point CA 92629
Robotron Pty, Ltd.
Products include: the Eureka Professional, the Aria Braille Palmtop, the Columbus Talking Comp ass and the BrailleMaster 6 for DOS and Windows. Reading machines.
222 St. Kilda Rd.
St. Kilda 3182
Tel: +61 3 9525 5300
Daily living aids include magnifiers, door viewers, remote controls, household plugs, braille playing cards, writing guides, talking watches, and calculators.
Tel: (800) 323-5547
Canada: (800) 665-9200
Audible prescription reader.
En-Vision America, Inc.
1845 Hovey Avenue
Normal, Illinois 61761
Tel: 309-452-3088 (local)/800-890-1180 (toll free)
See It Bigger
Online retailer of all types of magnifying glasses, including handheld and hands free magnifiers.
Tel: 800-737-5211 (toll free)
Seiko Instruments USA, Inc.
The Quicktionary Reading Pen Brings Portable “Scan-See-Hear” Technology to the World of Learning.
Seiko Instruments USA, Inc.
2990 West Lomita Blvd
Torrance CA 90505
Tel: (877) 334-4040
Developers of Atlas Speaks and Strider.
Davis CA 95616
Phone: (888) 757-6810
Technology for reading, including CCTVs, reading machines, adaptive software, & Braille embossers.
299-B Peterson Rd
Libertyville IL 60048
Tel: (847) 367-9009 / (888) 669-7323 (toll free)
Sharper Vision Store
New and used lighting products, magnifiers, sunglasses, readers, etc. from the Wisconsin Council of the Blind and Visually Impaired.
754 Williamson St.
Madison, WI 53703
Toll Free: (800) 783-5213 / Local: (608) 255-1166
Daily living aids for living with vision loss. Also Enhanced Lighting, CCTVS, and Magnifiers.
9709 Third Ave. NE, #100
Tel: (800) 458-4888 (toll free)
Sunglasses, magnifiers, nutritional supplements, eye charts, and other ophthalmic products and supplies for both consumers and professionals.
15 West 65th Street
New York, NY 10023
Tel: (800) 666-4883/1-866-968-6393
Sight and Sound Technology
Video magnifiers, reading systems, speech synthesizers, braille embossers and translation systems.
Qantel House, Anglia Way, Moulton Park
Northampton NN3 6JA
Tel: (01604) 798070
Speak and Mail
Speak & Mail 2000 will notify you when new mail arrives by reading the message header and contents according to your preferences (Supports multiple email accounts).
Fax/Voice: (613) 596-0048
ICQ Number: 1619123
Speak To Me!
A free catalog of talking products. Daily living aids.
Order on line or call (800)248-9965
Special Needs Computer Solutions
Assistive Technology solutions for Special Needs individuals – sales, consulting of vision aids, computer ergonomic aids, and augmentative communication aids. Introducing Guide Software and Guide Handsfree – all-in-one software for low vision and blind individuals.
50 Niagara St.
St. Catharines, ON L2R 4K9 Canada
Tel: 905-641-4922 or 877-724-4922 (toll free)
Builders of the world’s most trusted flashlights. Producers of a wide array of flashlights, including headlamps.
1030 W. Germantown Pike
Norristown, Pa. 19403
Tel: (610) 631-0600 or (800) 523-7488
Access and productivity tools.
14 Lynn Ct
San Rafael CA 94901
Tel: (415) 455-9700 / (800) 317-9611
Tactile Vision Graphics Inc.
We produce Braille and tactile graphics which are easy-to-follow, thoughtfully formatted, with Braille readers in mind.
400 Erie Street East, Unit 9
Windsor, ON N9A 3X4
Tel: +1 (226) 221-8849
Toll-free: (866) 465-0755
TACK-TILES Braille Systems LLC A sophisticated teaching tool for all ages based on LEGO®-type blocks.
P.O. Box 475
Plaistow, NH 03865
Talking Rx is a simple, easy-to-use device, that tells you exactly how many pills to take, when, and what for. Your doctor or pharmacist records the prescription information right into the Talking Rx.
An electronic mobility cane that delivers a “step forward” in assistive technology.
Sound Foresight Technology Limited
40 Freemans Way
Tel: +44 (0)1423 359711
Phones with large visual displays and accessories.
450 Science Drive
Madison, WI 53711
Tel: (800) 482-2424
ViewPlus Technologies, Inc.
Manufactures assistive technology devices and software such as the Tigerë Braille Embosser Series, EmprintTM the full color Braille printer, the Audio Graphing Calculator (AGC) and IVEOë the self-voicing tactile-audio learning system.
1853 SW Airport Ave.
Corvallis, Oregon 97333
Power magnification system. Uses a magnifying camera to create an image on a large screen. This video magnification device consists of a viewing head mounted on a variable swing-arm connected to a large monitor.
VideoEye Corp. Dept TA
683 N. Five Mile Road
Boise ID 83713
Low Vision Aids | Transportable Magnifiers | Video Magnifiers | Reading Machines | Screen Readers
Bridge Lodge, Spalding Common
Tel: 01775 711 977
A select assortment of low vision, Braille, and speech products from a variety of key manufacturers.
4858-A S.W. Scholls Ferry Rd
Portland, OR 97225
Tel: 888-318-2582 and 503-297-1510
CCTVs and Magnifiers For Low Vision.
P.O. Box 1996
Westerville, OH 43086
Tel: (800) 589-8835
Vision substitution software for the blind: seeing with sound.
Dr. Peter B.L. Meijer
Future Design Technologies
Philips Research Laboratories
Building WAY 41
Prof. Holstlaan 4
5656 AA Eindhoven
Includes Speech Synthesizers, Software, Braille Displays, Braille Printers (English and Italian).
Via G. da Procida, 6 – 20149
Tel : 0039 02 3450989
Wireless Video Cameras
Vision impairment virtual reality glasses that are part of a lightweight virtual reality headset system which not only allows the visually impaired to experience television and video content, but also the internet and the world of computers. Performs like a portable CCTV.
Wireless Video Cameras
46 Calle De Los Ninos
Rancho Santa Margarita, California 92688
Tel: (949) 533-3516
WorkLink ADA Solutions
Products include voice recognition software, speech recognition and custom designed computers, adaptive computer products, mice and pointing devices, keyboards.
2566A Telegraph Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704
Tel: (510) 848-8363 or Toll Free: (800) 732-0522