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In this section you will find aids that assist with speech and improving your awareness of your environment.

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Aids for Speech, Vision, & Hearing

There are many types of speech generating devices/software/systems available. Some devices/software incorporate other areas such as computer access and environmental control as part of an integrated system. All the devices and software have different features.

People who have difficulty seeing, may benefit from using specialised equipment or adaptive techniques. This equipment may assist the individual in performing daily living tasks more effectively. There are many different types of equipment to help people with vision difficulties.

A range of assistive devices have been developed to assist individuals with hearing impairments to overcome such difficulties.

Do You Need More Help or Advice?

Please call our national ILC Infoline 1300 885 886. You will be connected to your local state/territory ILC for the cost of a local phone call. Northern Territory callers are automatically directed to ILC in South Australia.