Blindness Solutions

Computer screen with JAWS menu.

The world's most popular screen reading software

JAWS enables people with vision loss to independently use a computer with a keyboard, speech, or Braille display. With JAWS, you can navigate the Internet, write a document, create spreadsheets and presentations, email correspondence, and much more from your office, remote desktop, terminal servers, and from home.

Focus Blue Braille Display with neck strap carry case.

Focus Blue®
Braille Displays

These world-class refreshable Braille displays provide access to information from a computer. The robust Bluetooth connectivity provides seamless use with Windows, Mac, iPhones, iPads, and Android smartphones and tablets. The Braille keyboard has an ergonomic layout for comfort and control.

OpenBook and PEARL portable scanning and reading solution magnifying a book on laptop.

OpenBook® and PEARL®
Scanning and Reading Solutions

This scanning and reading system instantly converts printed materials to speech or Braille output on your computer. OpenBook gives you access to what you need to read, whether it's a book, classroom assignment, bill, or PDF document.

Eye-Pal Ace Plus portable scanning and reading solution ready to send email.

Eye-Pal® Ace Plus
Portable Scanning and Reading plus Email

The Eye-Pal Ace Plus is a scanning, reading, and magnifying device in a lightweight, portable package that can also connect to your Braille display. It has a simple one-button email system. The built-in WiFi connects to Bookshare® and NFB Newsline® so you can download books and access publications.

Eye-Pal ROL portable scanning and reading solution with AudioMinder appointment reminder.

Eye-Pal® ROL
Portable Scanning and Reading Solution

The Eye-Pal ROL is a portable scanning and reading device that goes anywhere with you. Read a book on the couch, go through a menu at a restaurant, and perform many other tasks to help you stay independent.

SARA CE scanning and reading appliance showing magazine text.

Scanning and Reading Appliances

Scan your favorite book, magazine, letter, and more. With the push of button, SARA will read it aloud to you. SARA is designed for people with little or no computer experience.

MAGic screen magnification software showing website about astronomy.

Screen Magnification Software

MAGic is a screen magnification and screen reading solution for low vision computer users. Whether you are surfing the web, creating a document, emailing, or engaging in social networking, MAGic provides you the tools you need to work more efficiently. MAGic is designed and tested to work well on computers where JAWS is installed.

MAGic Large Print Keyboard.

Large Print Keyboard

The Large Print Keyboard provides low vision computer users an easy-to-read keyboard with bold, high-contrast keys for fast, accurate typing. This keyboard was designed and developed to enhance the user experience with MAGic and JAWS.

PLEXTALK Pocket DAISY Player/Recorder.

Pocket DAISY Player/Recorder

Listen to books, play music, keep memos, and record on the go with the PLEXTALK recorder and DAISY player. The PLEXTALK Pocket is perfect for school, the workplace, hanging out with friends, or at home reading a good book.

PAC Mate Omni portable Braille notetaker.

JAWS® Training Bundle

The JAWS Training Bundle, developed by the Freedom Scientific Training Department, contains over 50 hours of high-quality one-on-one JAWS training. The training was produced in audio format and uses the DAISY standard, which allows for easy navigation and bookmarking of the training material.

PAC Mate Omni portable Braille notetaker.

PAC Mate Omni
Ultimate Mobile Computing Solution for the Blind

This versatile portable computer provides speech or Braille access to Windows Mobile applications for people who are blind. Seamlessly synchronize the PAC Mate Omni with your computer to update your email, contacts, appointments, files, tasks, and even Web favorites every time you connect.

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Products for Deaf-Blind Individuals

Deaf-Blind individuals need to be able to communicate over a distance and face to face. Our products offer a variety of ways to do that.