Deaf / Hard of Hearing

Here you will find the latest trends on technology, apps, resources and more for people who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing. We are constantly searching for new resources!

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Check out the General Accessibility section of the site, since the Technology and Apps there are for everyone to use to make their lives simpler! We've also added a "Highly Recommended For" section in the Technology portion as well. So if you see your specific symbol give it a click and see why we recommend that product for you!

 

TECHNOLOGY + GADGETS

Here you will find technology and gadgets that can assist you in many ways and make your life more accessible. 

SpeakSee

This is an assistive device that makes conversations visual for the Deaf and hard of hearing. SpeakSee captures the speech in conversations and transcribes it into text on the smartphone, in real time. This way people with hearing loss can read what's being said. 

To learn more about SpeakSee click the link below.

Sonic Bomb Loud Dual Alarm Clock with Bed Shaker

This is the perfect alarm clock for anyone who is deaf or hard of hearing. It'll wake you up with either the powerful bed shaker or adjustable extra loud alarm! It also come equipped with built-in pulsating alert lights. Lastly it comes with a USB phone charger to charge your smart phone!

Amazon.ca (Canada): http://a.co/6KPahYQ

Amazon.com (USA): https://amzn.to/2KJlpKf

Ditto

Ditto is a wearable piece of technology that vibrates when a phone call is coming in, a text message was received, an alarm clock going off, and email coming in... It comes equipped with a free App that allows you to customize the specific vibrating pattern so you know who's calling for example. You can set "favorites" to your Ditto so it will only vibrate when someone on your favorite list calls. It also alerts you by vibrating when your cellphone is out of range, allowing you to never forget or lose your phone again!

To learn more about Ditto or to buy your own Click Link Below.

UNI

UNI is a one of a kind tablet that turns sign language into speech in real time! You can also program the device with unique signs as well. Even though this device is in it's early stages we decided to include it to showcase some of the amazing pieces of technology being created. 

To Learn more about UNI visit the MotionSavy website Click the link below.

Subpack M2X

This "backpack" allows you to FEEL the music. This is a perfect product to combine with headphones for extra immersion if your someone with mild hearing loss or if your hearing loss is more severe this could be your way of listening to music!

To learn more about Subpack M2 or to buy your own Click Link Below.

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