This list is not necessarily a complete listing of all organizations, manufacturers or distributors nor does listing imply ACB endorsement.
The following is an alphabetical list of vendors of assistive technology, software, and related items, such as braille embossers, braille translation software, closed circuit televisions (CCTVs), large print software, magnifiers, notetakers, refreshable braille, scanners, speech software, speech synthesizers, voice activation and miscellaneous products
PO Box 403
Lynnfield, MA 01940
Email: [email protected]
Web site: www.lowvisionsource.com
Specializes in finding the right technology solutions for clients who are blind or who have low vision. Sells a variety of video magnifiers, optical magnifiers, text-to-speech devices, lamps and wearables (including eSight, Eyedaptic, OrCam and Sunu). Exclusive dealer for Optelec products in MA, NH, ME and VT, and for Zoomax products throughout the New England region. Offers free virtual consultations to anyone in the US or in-person consults for residents of New England.
American Thermoform Corporation
1758 Brackett Street
La Verne, CA 91750
Toll Free: (800) 331-3676
Local: (909) 593-6711
Sells Braillo braille embossers, Perkins Braillers, and the Swell-Form Tactile Graphics Machine. Also sells braille paper for braille embossers. braille translation products such as Duxbury software (for Windows and DOS applications) and MegaDots software (for DOS applications). American Thermoform Corporation offers attractive leasing, financing options for their Braille equipment,
Duxbury Systems, Incorporated
270 Littleton Road, Unit 6
Westford, MA 01886-3523
Develops and markets Duxbury (braille translation software) in English and many other languages. Also sells MegaDots, a DOS-based program with a Windows installer.MegaDots is a combination braille translator and a word processor that will also work in Windows and NimPro.
1310 Business Park Place
Jensen Beach, FL 34957
Sells Phoenix Braille Embosser, Romeo Attaché, Romeo Attaché Pro, Romeo Pro 50, Romeo Pro-LE, and BTec 100 single-sided embossers; Juliet Classic, Juliet Pro, ET, and Juliet Pro 60 double-sided embossers; BookMaker, Braille Express 150, and BraillePlace production embossers; and TranSend SE braille/print combination embosser, and; Romeo Pro-LE, PrestoBraille, and Braille Labeler BL-1000 for adding braille to signs and labels; Phoenix Braille Embosser with Firebird Software Suite for braille graphics, They also sell supplies and accessories.
5882 Machine Dr.
Huntington Beach, CA 9264
Fax: (714) 374-1821
To send an e-mail, go to https://www.enhancedvision.com/contact-us/contact-enhanced-vision.html
Web site: www.enhancedvision.com
Sells low-vision products such as Merlin Ultra, a high performance desktop video magnifier (CCTV), featuring HD; Acrobat portable reading and viewing systems; and Amigo and Pebble portable reading and viewing systems, among other products
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1 UPS Way
PO Box 800
Champlain, NY 12919
Toll Free: 800-722-3393
Sells Victor Reader Stream, Smart View video magnifiers (CCTVs), BrailleNote notetakers, ZoomText, and several other products.
Independent Living Aids
200 Robbins Lane
Jericho, NY 11753
Toll Free: 800-537-2118
To send an email, visit: https://independentliving.com/contact-us/
Sells many products including, but not limited to assistive technology, color identifiers, braille, canes, clocks & timers, healthcare, lamps, watches, magnifiers, talking products, and telephones.
Innovation Management Group, Incorporated (IMG)
179 Niblick Road #454
Paso Robles, CA 93446
Toll Free: 800-889-0987
Toll Free Fax: 877-464-7763
To send an email, go to http://www.imgpresents.com/mail/imgemail.htm
Sells products for the physically disabled. “The Magnifier” is a large print software program for visually impaired persons.
A.T. Kratter & Company, Inc.
12062 Valley View Street Suite 109
Garden Grove CA 92845-1739
This vendor sells video magnification/low vision products, speech access/screen readers, all-in-one pc access software; braille note-takers; reading machines; braille embossers/tactile graphics , learning disabilities/dyslexia; adaptive keyboards, GPS navigation, and custom computers.
145 River Rock Drive
Buffalo, NY 14207
Toll-Free Sales: 800-468-4789
Toll Free Fax: 877-498-1482
Toll-Free TTY: 866-317-8533
International/Local: (716) 348-3500
To send an e-mail, go to https://lssproducts.com/contact-us/
Sells clocks and watches; electronics; low vision CCTV's; low vision lighting; games and crafts; magnification; educational products; healthcare; daily living products; telephones; books and reading stands; children's products; orientation and mobility; alerting devices; assistive listening devices; assistive technology; braille products; hearing accessories;TTY's and TDD's; talking products; spanish speaking products; sunglasses
42 Executive Blvd.
Farmingdale, NY 11735
To order, call 1-800-522-6294
For information, call (631) 752-0521
Fax: (631) 752-0689
TTY: (631) 752-0738
To send an e-mail, go to www.maxiaids.com/contactUs
Web site: http://www.maxiaids.com
Maxi-Aids sells a variety of computer systems and accessories, braille displays, braille and large-print keyboards, scanners (desktop, portable, and stand-alone), DAISY players, screen magnifiers, cell phones and accessories, magnification and text-to-speech software, and more.
4823 S. Sheridan Rd. Suite 302
Tulsa, OK 74145
Sales Toll Free: 800-580-6086
NanoPac sells low vision and blindness software and hardware, cell phones, voice recognition, Naturally Speaking, reading disabilities, turn-key computers, special keyboards, pointing solutions, environmental controls, adjustable tables, TTYs/TTDs.
Nuance Communications, Inc.
1 Wayside Road
Burlington, MA 01803
Sells OmniPage Pro, an optical character reading machine and voice-activated software products such as DragonNaturally Speaking.
RC Systems, Inc
1609 England Ave
Everett, WA 98203
Inquiries/Sales: [email protected]
Technical Support: [email protected]
Sells Double Talk LT (small external version) and Double Talk PC (internal speech synthesizer).
PO Box 341440
Arleta, CA 91334-1440
Fax: (818) 698-8199
This vendor sells braille embossers; braille translation software; computer systems; global positioning systems; large print software; notetakers / accessible PDAs; portable readers and audio players; reading systems and software; refreshable braille displays; screen access software; training; video magnification systems
11800 31st Court North
St. Petersburg, FL 33716
To contact, visit: http://www.vfo-group.com/index.php/contact-us-office/
VFO is an assistive technology provider for the visually impaired. Their brands include Ai Squared, Freedom Scientific, GW Micro and Optelec.
130 Taconic Business Park Rd
Manchester Center, VT 05255
Toll Free: 800-859-0270
Sells ZoomText, ZoomText Mac, ZoomText Keyboard, ZoomText ImageReader, ZoomText Express, ZoomText Camera and Stand, and i-loview Handheld Video Magnifier.
11800 31st Court North
St. Petersburg, FL 33716-1805
Toll Free Sales & Information: 800-444-4443
To send an e-mail message, go to https://support.freedomscientific.com/Forms/ContactUs
Low Vision Products: https://www.freedomscientific.com/products/lv/low-vision-products.asp
Blindness Products: https://www.freedomscientific.com/products/fs/blindness-products.asp
Learning Systems Products: https://support.freedomscientific.com/
130 Taconic Business Park Rd
Manchester Center, VT 05255
[email protected]; [email protected]; [email protected]
Sells Vocatex, ReadEasy Move, ZoomText, DecTalk and Vocalizer and –loview products.
Optelec US Inc.
11800 31st Court North St.
Petersburg, FL 33716
Toll Free: (800) 444-4443
Sells CCTV’s and hand held magnification items.
Updated November 19, 2021