Saturday, December 8, 2007
Accessible Cell Phones - Post Follow Up
The Easy Use, for now only available in the EU, has a great number of disability friendly features, including large buttons for poor fine motor and visual difficulties. The company that carries it, Silver Phone, carries a full line of mobile phone solutions for the elderly.
The Jitterbug is another option that is designed for seniors. It comes in two styles a direct dial and an emergency access.
Phones 4 Life offers free, pre-used cell phones for those with serious physical disabilities.
Mobile Speak by NanoPac is software that makes all features of your cell phone auditory, for low vision/blind users.
ETO Engineering is a full service cell phone company with products for the blind and the mobility impaired, including switch access phones. Including NoHandCom, a switch accessible Smart Phone.
Other cell phones to look at (mostly only available overseas, oh when will the USA get the need for universally designed phones?)