October is AAC (Alternative and Augmentative Communication) Awareness Month. The goal is to raise awareness of AAC and to promote the many different ways in which people communicate using communication systems, both low and high tech. In order to celebrate this, some AAC companies offer discounts and special promotions. More should be announced in the coming weeks, and we will update this post to let you know!
Assistiveware will be offering a 50% discount on some of their most popular apps between the 14th and 16th October, including:
Proloquo2Go – a symbol-based acc app, compatible with iPad. iPod, iPhone and the Apple Watch.
Proloquo4text – a text-based AAC app, again available on the platforms mentioned above
Keeble – A highly customisable keyboard for iPad, iPod and iPhone, with word prediction, accommodations for physical and visual difficulties, and a speak as you type feature.
Pictello – an app for creating visual stories and schedules for iPad, iPhone and iPod.
More information can be found here:
Liberator will also be offering significant discounts of 50% off between the 10th and 14th October on two of their most popular apps:
LAMP Words for Life – an AAC app designed for those with autism, focusing on a motor planning approach to accessing vocabulary. Available on iPad, iPhone and iPod.
TouchChat AAC – A versatile app that uses both symbols and keyboard to create messages, which can then be spoken aloud, or shared through social media or email, available on iPad, iPod and iPhone.
More information can be found at:
Keep an eye on this post to see other discounts as they become available!