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Enabling Devices Presents New Catalog Section for Visually Impaired

Press Release from Enabling Devices

Abstract: this is a press release from Enabling Devices announcing a new catalog section for the visually impaired.

Key Words: News & Views, assistive technology, access, accommodations

Enabling Devices announced that its 2010 catalog and website will feature a new section devoted entirely to products for the Visually Impaired.

According to Steven Kanor, Ph.D., President of Enabling Devices: “With advancements in assistive technology for people with visual impairments and blindness, we have seen an exponential growth in interest in our products for this population. As such, we have decided to dedicate an entire section of our 2010 catalog and our web-site to highlight communicators, switches, and adapted toys specifically designed for the visually impaired.”

Gail Cocciardi, Director of Product Development, says: “Our development team at Enabling Devices has been working to produce additional innovative products for the visually impaired. In 2009 we introduced the Portable Communicator for the Visually Impaired which uses the latest LED technology. Several new exciting and innovative products are under development for 2010.”

Enabling Devices is a company dedicated to de-veloping affordable learning and assistive tech-nology devices to help people of all ages with disabling conditions. The company specializes in creating custom devices for individuals with se-vere disabilities. Founded by Steven E. Kanor, Ph.D. and originally known as Toys for Special Children, the company has been creating innovative communicators, toys, switches, and sensory devices for the physically challenged for more than 35 years. For Information: www.enablingdevices.com or Contact: Elizabeth Bell, Director of Marketing, Phone: 800-832-8697 x36