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.

ElBraille 14.

Portable Braille Computer

ElBraille is the newest portable computing solution for the blind and the logical next step in notetaker development. The ElBraille-14 and ElBraille-40 use JAWS® 18 to provide speech and braille output and JAWS’ BrailleIn feature to allow complete control of the ElBraille computer from the Perkins-style, braille keyboard.

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 Scanning and Reading Solution.

Scanning and Reading Solutions
Versatility and Portability

Our top-of-the-line scanning and reading appliances are fast, easy, and accurate to provide speech access to all types of printed materials, including printed pages, pill bottles, recipes, and newspapers. We have a variety of products to fit your lifestyle.

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.

Eye-Pal Ace Plus portable scanning and reading solution with WiFi.

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

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. The Eye-Pal Ace Plus also has built-in WiFi that connects to Bookshare® and NFB Newsline® so you can download books and access publications.

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.

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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.