Accessibility Services has many assistive technology options available.

Adjustable Desks

Our accessible testing rooms are each equipped with height adjustable desks.

Adjustable Desk Armrests

For optimal arm support and positioning, we have ErgoRest adjustable desk armrests available for timed checkout in PPCC classrooms and computer labs.

Audio Amplifiers

For amplifying audio with or without assistive listening devices, we have ClearSounds Bluetooth audio amplifiers available for checkout per semester. Compatibility may vary.

Balabolka

Our accessible testing computers are equipped with Balabolka text-to-speech reading software for PDF and DOCX documents.

Central Access Reader

Our accessible testing computers are equipped with Central Access Reader text-to-speech reading software for math-based material.

Chairs

For accommodative seating, we have cushioned rolling chairs with and without arms available for checkout in classrooms per semester.

ClaroRead and ClaroSpeak

Our accessible testing computers as well as our student station computers have text-to-speech reading software for PDFs and for web pages.

Colored Paper

For accessible testing, we have multiple colored paper options for students' paper tests.

Cushions

For accommodative seating, we have portable seat cushions available for checkout per semester.

Dragon Naturally Speaking

Our computers in our Computer Access Center are each equipped with Dragon Naturally Speaking Voice Recognition software.

Ergonomic Keyboards

For adjustable keyboards to help increase comfort while typing, we have ergonomic keyboards available for timed checkout in PPCC computer labs.

Ergonomic Mice

To increase comfort while interacting with a mouse, we have ergonomic mice available for timed checkout in PPCC computer labs.

Footstools

If you would benefit from a footstool for better positioning during class, we have footstools available for checkout per semester.

Frequency Modulation (FM) Systems

For amplifying audio with or without assistive listening devices, we have ComTek FM systems available for checkout per semester. Compatibility may vary.

Inspiration

For visual thought-mapping to help organize writing and assignments, our computers in our Computer Access Center each have Inspiration software.

JAWS

Our accessible testing computers are equipped with JAWS screen reading software.

Kurzweil 1000

Our accessible testing computers are equipped with Kurzweil 1000 reading software.

Large Print Keyboards

For keyboards with larger, high contrast print, we have large print keyboards available for timed checkout in PPCC computer labs.

OpenDyslexic Font

Each of our testing and student station computers have the option of converting text within Google Chrome to OpenDyslexic font.

Overlays (demonstration only)

Overlays can help reduce glare and increase visual comfort while reading.

Screen Color Temperature

Our testing computers and student station computers each have adjustable screen overlays available through Google Chrome.

Smart Pens (demonstration only)

Smart Pens will record audio while you write your notes, allowing you to link the information lectured verbally to your written notes.

Standing Desks

If standing allows improved accessibility during class, we have standing desk options available for checkout in classrooms per semester.

Tactile Image Enhancer

To make any printed image a raised, tactile graphic, we have a Tactile Image Enhancer.

Video Magnifiers

To enlarge the size of print, images, and even the whiteboard in class, we have video magnifiers and tv screens available for checkout in classrooms per semester.

Windows Speech Recognition

Our student station computers each have Windows Speech Recognition set up for voice commands and speech-to-text.