How we will help you


In assistive technology, we make recommendations to help you to be as independent as possible. We assess your needs and we use a range of devices, aids and strategies to help solve problems you might face. People contact the service with different concerns, including


  • Accessing the educational curriculum
  • Communication
  • Reading or writing
  • Controlling the environment at home, in school or at work


Solutions can be found through


  • Alternative communication devices
  • Alternative means of computer access
  • Environmental control systems such as opening doors, using remote control devices, personal alarms systems etc.
  • Alternative access to technology, such as the use of switches
  • Specialised software or voice recognition systems