Living made easy's communication section provides free impartial information on the wide range of equipment available to help with writing, hearing, vision, using the telephone or computer and speech. This kind of equipment is sometimes referred to as ICT which stands for Information and communication technology.
It includes advice about a range of products from magnifiers to conversation amplifiers for use with a hearing aid. Advice is given on each group of products such as the functions and features you may wish to consider before obtaining this equipment. Links to relevant sources of further information such as helplines and websites are also provided.
Included alongside the details of individual products are details of their manufacturer and supplier/s. Depending on the information which the supplier has provided, there may be product videos and manuals and direct links to the supplier's website page for the product.
If you would like further advice regarding daily living equipment related to vision or hearing you could try relevant sections of AskSARA. AskSARA is our free online guided advice tool. AskSARA will ask you questions about yourself and your environment and then offer relevant advice, product suggestions and supplier details.
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Use our interactive quiz AskSARA to guide you to advice and equipment.
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