software for disabled child

  iqs 17:53 17 May 2010
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Hi,

My nephew is special needs,and has difficulty using a PC.

Is there software available which will make the interaction easier for him?.
Also any keyboards or mice which are design for disabled children?

Thank you

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 18:13 17 May 2010
  mooly 18:44 17 May 2010

You can set up a PC running Windows to be easier to use,
click here

click here

  iqs 22:27 17 May 2010

thank you Fruit Bat /\0/\ & mooly,

  hastelloy 10:16 18 May 2010

click here have a network of people who will assess and advise. They also have a "bank" of equipment for short term loan so you can try before you buy - some of the kit is quite expensive. My advice would be to contact them first.

  iqs 21:25 18 May 2010

thanks for the link marvin42 and the advice

  hastelloy 08:38 03 Jun 2010

I'd be interested to know how you got on. You can contact me via the yellow envelope if you want to keep it between us.

  iqs 16:43 03 Jun 2010

Hi marvin42.

I have sent the links to my sister who is currently viewing all the peripherals,to see which will benefit him the most.
I'm not sure what ones she has decided on,will contact her and find out.
Thanks for asking

  hastelloy 10:22 04 Jun 2010

I'd strongly recommend that your sister gets someone to do a proper assessment. A lot of it is trial and error and this stuff can be very expensive.

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