This manual is designed to provide individuals and their caregivers with ideas and resources to meet their changing needs as they age, through simple environmental adaptations that support continued independence. It includes descriptions of products that assist with hearing, vision, routines, eating and drinking, housekeeping, leisure, exercise, fall prevention, skin and wound care, healthcare management, and caregiving.
Pictello is an app that allows the user to create visual stories and talking books to communicate about events, share information, and be creative.
Possible uses for Pictello:
- Create social stories with pictures and videos
- Visual instructions of how to complete a task or learn a skill
- The user can train their care provider on their needs
- Can be used like a “talking picture frame” and serve as a person’s voice to share about events, vacations, or general information.
Textured switches provide stimulation and are also helpful for people who are partially sighted or blind.
These remote controls act as universal remotes for TVs and allow users to select functions by using switches. Products vary in their compatibility with different types of televisions.