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Assistive technologies often used by people who have a disability related to speech and communication.

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Communications Board

A communication board displays pictures or symbols that a user can select to express a thought or need. These can be as basic as a piece of paper with pictures printed on it.

Free Communication Boards
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Speech Generating Device

This is an electronic device that generates speech on behalf of the user.

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Notes Applications

This is a simple option that a person can use to type messages to a communication partner.

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