AM158 – Message Banking

first_imgPodcast: Play in new window | Download158-11-20-15 Message BankingHey there!  Welcome to Accessibility Minute, your weekly look at Assistive Technology, those clever tools and devices designed to help people who have difficulties with vision, mobility, hearing or other special needs!For individuals who are diagnosed with ALS, MS, Parkinson’s and more, changes in speech or complete loss of speech is common.  Your unique voice helps you better express yourself and shows your personality, so MessageBanking.com is offering a solution for individuals who may experience speech changes in the future. MessageBanking.com is a FREE online source where people can record and save messages in their own voices!  The recordings can then be imported into a Speech Generated Device or an AAC app to provide personal communication in the future.All that’s needed to use Message Banking is a USB hands-free mic and an internet connection.  Visit MessageBanking.com to learn more!For more information, to read our blog or to drop us a line, visit EasterSealsTech.com.  That was your Accessibility Minute for this week! I¹m Laura Medcalf with the INDATA Project at Easter Seals Crossroads, in Indiana.Share this…TwitterFacebookPinterestLinkedInEmailPrint RelatedVoice Banking Allows People to Communicate Using Their Own SpeechFebruary 22, 2017In “Communication”Maintaining clear communication with ALS patientsDecember 6, 2011In “Easter Seals Crossroads”Speaking with a New VoiceMarch 23, 2016In “Apps”last_img