Access Technology

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For specific information, please review the following links and documents:

Access Technology

  • California Telephone Access Program Provides free land line and cellular phones to eligible persons with a visual impairment.
  • Blind Bargains Has the latest deals and news on screen readers, notetakers, Braille printers, accessible cell phones and talking products.
  • Blind Cool Tech Discusses technology that blind people can use.
  • Access World Features technology for people who are blind or visually impaired.
  • National Federation for the Blind Technology Resource List
  • Flying Blind Weekly adaptive technology reviews. Best way to stay up-to-date on new tech options.