|This senior in long-term care loved solitaire!|
One of my clients, with ALS, used a text-to-speech application with me. She was given it by her grandchildren. She worked hard, in her senior years, to master it. She was over 70 years old!
Unfortunately, it is $159.99, but it is an amazing iPad app: Predictable. by Therapy Box Limited
|Text-to-voice application on iPad|
Speech to text: Dragon Naturally Speaking
This app is a bit more expensive than most apps, but it does allow you to use cursive writing!
HandySpeech was created by 12-year-old software developer Eric Zeiberg, who was inspired to create the application by his sister -- an autistic individual with speech disabilities. “The application is dedicated to courageous people who struggle every day to overcome their disabilities.”
To learn more about the HandySpeech applications and download it via the Apple App Store for $29.99, visit the iSpeak4u Web site at www.ispeak4u.com. The HandySpeech application was created by iSpeak4U, LLC., a Connecticut software development company offering mobile, web and server applications for customers worldwide.