These are the apps that we currently have to load onto an iPad.
Please tell us the apps you want to borrow. If you are looking for an app that is not on this list, please tell us.
|Name||Version||Primary Category||Secondary Category||Keywords||Description|
|ABCmouse.com||8||Learning Cognition and Development||Early learning activities including math, art, music, and phonics.|
|Aira||4.0.0||Vision||Live sighted assistance||Free (subscription features available). Places a five minute call to sighted agent who uses the camera of the device to perform identification and reading tasks for a person with vision loss.|
|Alarmed ~ Reminders + Timers||5.1.1||Daily Living||Organization, Timers||Provides time-based and location-based reminders. Functions include repeat scheduling, queues, and customized messages.|
|Alexicom AAC||1.6.4||Speech Communication||AAC: picture based, AAC: text based||Communication system that combines words and pictures that is fully customizable.
1,200 pre made pages that can be easily imported and customized.
Text-to-speech in 20 voices and 5 languages.
*Initially free with 15 demo pages, but additional page sets start at $9.99 or with a $9.99/month or $96/year subscription*
|Amazon Alexa||2.2.318509.0||Environmental Adaptations||Daily Living||Use to set up and control the Alexa-enabled devices (compatible smart lights, locks, thermostats, etc.)
Create routines for smart home devices.
Connect music streaming services and can connect other speakers to have multi-room access.
Create shopping and to-do lists, weather and news access, and manage timers and alarms.
Call or message Alexa-enabled devices by using drop-in to connect instantly.
|Anatomy 3D Atlas||2.0.1||Learning Cognition and Development||Navigate through 3D models to learn about the Musculoskeletal, Cardiovascular, Nervous, Respiratory, Digestive, and other human anatomical systems.|
|App MyEar||3.0.5||Hearing||Speech to text||Transcribes conversations using artifical speech recognition technology. Developed as an alternative to lipreading.|
|ASD Tools||1.8||Learning Cognition and Development||Daily Living||Visual cues, Timers|
|AT Elements ICU (Female)||1.0.0||Speech Communication||AAC: picture based, Emergency|
|AT Elements ICU (Male)||1.0.0||Speech Communication||AAC: picture based, Emergency|
|Audible audiobooks & originals||3.18||Learning Cognition and Development||Recreational Sports and Leisure||Reading|
|Ava - 24/7 Accessible Life||2.1.8||Hearing||Speech to text||Ava is a speech-to-text application which functions as an informal live closed-captioning tool. It works best in close settings with low background noise, or pairs well with external hardware such as a Bluetooth microphone for increased accuracy.|
|Avaz AAC||6.1||Speech Communication||AAC: picture based, AAC: text based||Avaz is a picture and text-based AAC app. This system provides access to core vocabulary and category based folders for personal/fringe words. Avaz comes with a built-in tutorial Dashboard that provides strategies and how to implement them using the app. This Dashboard provides step-by-step instructions on how caregivers can model and suppor the AAC user.|
|Avaz FreeSpeech||2.1||Speech Communication||AAC: picture based, AAC: text based|
|Baby Bubble Pop||1.04||Recreational Sports and Leisure||Sensory, Cause and effect|
|Be My Eyes||3.1.24||Vision||Live sighted assistance||Free. Places call to a sighted volunteer who uses the camera to perform identification and reading tasks for a person with vision loss.|
|BigMagnify Free - Zooming Magnifier and Mirror wit||3.0.7||Vision||Magnification||Free. Will zoom in using slider and small icons, color filters are an additional upgrade fee. Ads are visible on screen.|
|Blockly for Dash & Dot robots||3.0.4||Learning Cognition and Development||Programming app for the companion Wonder Workshop robots, Dash and Dot.|
|Bookshare||1.1.2||Learning Cognition and Development||Vision||Reading||Free. Books read through synthesized speech. Font and contrast alternatives. Requires qualifying membership.|
|Box — Cloud Content Management||5.0.0||Computers and Related||Organization, Notetaking|
|Bubble Popper +||3||Recreational Sports and Leisure||Sensory, Cause and effect|
|CanPlan||1.8.1||Daily Living||Reminders, visual cues|
|Canvas Student||6.6.8||Learning Cognition and Development|
|Canvas Teacher||1.9.1||Learning Cognition and Development|
|Capti Voice||3.0.1||Learning Cognition and Development||Reading, Text to speech|
|CaptionCall||3.16||Hearing||Speech Communication||Distance communication|
|CareZone||8.2.5||Daily Living||Medication management, Reminders|
|Cash Reader: Bill Identifier||1.37||Vision||Daily Living|
|Choiceworks||9.1||Daily Living||Learning Cognition and Development||Visual cues|
|Choiceworks Calendar||4||Daily Living||Learning Cognition and Development||Organization, Timers, Visual cues, Reminders|
|ChooseIt! Maker 3||1.5.0||Learning Cognition and Development||Cause and effect||Can create and download personalized learning activities with an account. Has cause and effect, literacy, sound, matching, and multiple choice activities, games, and quizzes. Uses symbols, pictures, and sounds - appropriate for a range of students with communication difficulties, motor difficulties, and learnign difficulties.|
|Co:Writer Universal||2.0.8||Learning Cognition and Development||Computers and Related||Text to speech, Writing|
|Coach.me - Goals & Habits||2019.9.30||Daily Living|
|Complete Anatomy Platform '20||5.2.3||Learning Cognition and Development|
|Convo VRS||3.0.22||Hearing||Speech Communication||Distance communication||Video relay service.|
|CoughDrop||2020.02.03||Speech Communication||AAC: picture based||CoughDrop is an open-source, cloud-based AAC platform. Communication boards can be edited and shared across systems. Note: users must have their own CoughDrop account to sign-up for the trial. Flexible to accomodate access and comprehension needs for different types of communicators.
Includes starter boards for different levels of communication, with large and small buttons that can be personalized by symbol sets, user images/camera photos, and user audio.
Able to sync on multiple devices, can be linked so parents, therapists, etc. can access communication boards from their own devices for modification.
*Offer in-app purchases*
|DCMP||1.2.4||Hearing||Vision||Described and captioned media.|
|Decibel X:dB Sound Level Meter||8.1.3||Hearing|
|Dexcom G6||1.6.3||Daily Living|
|Diigo Browser||3.7||Learning Cognition and Development||Browser that easily allows users to save, annotate, and share bookmarked websites.
Save web pages to the users account and are able to sync across devices for easy access.
Annotate web pages with highlights and sticky notes.
Save and read PDF files within the app. *annotation not available yet*
Share bookmarks with personal annotations through email, text, or other apps.
|Disney+||1.6.1||Recreational Sports and Leisure|
|Ditto Receiver||1.2.1||Computers and Related|
|Dolphin EasyReader||2.6||Learning Cognition and Development||Vision||Reading, Text to speech|
|Double||2.4.9||Speech Communication||Distance communication||Companion app for the Double telepresence robot.|
|Dragon Anywhere: Dictate Now||1.82||Learning Cognition and Development||Vision||Speech to text, Notetaking||Dragon Anywhere is a speech to text dictation app that allows the user to create any length of document. Voice controls allow the user to edit and format documents.|
|Dropbox - Backup, Sync, Share||200.2||Computers and Related||Organization, Notetaking|
|Earthquake: American Red Cross||3.11.2||Daily Living||Emergency|
|Elevate - Brain Training||5.30.1||Learning Cognition and Development|
|Envision AI||2.1.4||Vision||Scan and read||Uses camera to read short text, takes photo of documents and performs text reading aloud, plus other features.|
|266||Recreational Sports and Leisure||Distance communication|
|Finger Paint With Sounds||1.3.1||Recreational Sports and Leisure||Art|
|Fireworks Arcade||1.4||Learning Cognition and Development||Recreational Sports and Leisure|
|Five Sharks Swimming||1.3.1||Recreational Sports and Leisure||Learning Cognition and Development|
|Five Trains||1.0.0||Recreational Sports and Leisure||Learning Cognition and Development|
|Flip Writer AAC - Unique Supports for Speech, Hear||2.1||Speech Communication||Text to speech||This app allows the user to write and have their text spoken aloud. The text is "flipped" so that the communication partner can read. It is designed for users who are Deaf/HoH and need to communicate with hearing people.|
|Flip Writer AAC Pocket||1||Speech Communication||Text to speech||This app allows the user to write and have their text spoken aloud. The text is "flipped" so that the communication partner can read. It is designed for users who are Deaf/HoH and need to communicate with hearing people.|
|Flipgrid.||9.0.1||Learning Cognition and Development||Recreational Sports and Leisure||Distance communication|
|Glide - Live Video Messenger||6.3.16||Speech Communication||Distance communication||App for video, live, or recorded chat. You can record, check, and then send your video to another person.|
|Google Chrome||78.0.3904.84||Computers and Related|
|Google Drive||4.2019.46202||Learning Cognition and Development||Organization, Notetaking|
|Google Duo||74||Speech Communication||Distance communication||App for video, live, or recorded chat. Features a simple screen with large buttons to navigate controls.|
|Google Keep - Notes and lists||2.2020.6203||Learning Cognition and Development||Daily Living||Organization, Notetaking|
|Google Meet||42.0.0||Speech Communication||Distance communication|
|Google Play Movies & TV||2.17.0034||Recreational Sports and Leisure|
|Google Translate||6.5.0||Learning Cognition and Development||Daily Living|
|GoTalk NOW||5.0.2||Speech Communication||AAC: picture based||This app can be used to create novel grids for communication. It can be used to create a personal narrative and share information with therapists and employers. Its switch settings allow it to be paired with a Bluetooth or wired interface and external switch. AAC with a flexible template that allows the therapist to create a grid from scratch. It allows the use to include audio and video files. Go Talk Now also includes switch scanning settings.|
|GoTalk NOW LITE||5.0.2||Speech Communication||AAC: picture based||Limited version of the GoTalk NOW communication app.|
|Grid for iPad - AAC||184.108.40.206||Speech Communication||AAC: text based, AAC: picture based|
|Hamilton Captel||1.8||Hearing||Speech to text, Distance communication|
|Hangouts||26.0.1||Speech Communication||Distance communication||App for video, text, or voice chat. Features a built-in screen reader, full-page zoom, and high-contrast color.|
|Happy Color™ – Paint by Number||1.6.6||Recreational Sports and Leisure||Art|
|Hawkeye Access||2||Computers and Related||Eye gaze||Controlled through eye movement.
Can be used across social media, google, and streaming platforms.
Cursor shows where you are looking on the screen, select item by smiling, blinking, or holding the gaze.
Can customize by adjusting sensitivity, pick a selection mode, and configure timing.
*Supported only on iPhone X/11 series and 2018+ iPad models with Face ID*
|Heat Pad HD - Relaxing Heat Sensitive Surface||4.1||Learning Cognition and Development||Sensory, Cause and effect|
|Hit it Rich! Casino Slots Game||1.9.1849||Recreational Sports and Leisure|
|HouseMate Home Control||3.7||Environmental Adaptations||Daily Living||Allows to control the home using different signals.
Button grid gives access to a list of commands
Each button can be linked to another grid to transmit a signal.
Combines environmental control functions together into one interface.
Can control light switches, power sockets, bed controls, and door openers.
|Hulu: Stream TV shows & movies||6.15||Recreational Sports and Leisure|
|Human Anatomy Atlas 2021||2021.0.14||Learning Cognition and Development|
|HWCC : 6 Stepping Stones||1.2.0||Daily Living|
|iAccess Life||1.1||Environmental Adaptations||Daily Living||Designed to change the community to accommodate those with physical limitations (disabilities, wheelchair users, canes, walkers, crutches, etc.)
A platform for voices to be heard, to share experiences with accessibility , and find new, accessible places to visit.
When planning to travel, ability to search for accessible hotels, restaurants, stores, etc. to meet accommodations.
|iDoodle2 lite||1.6||Recreational Sports and Leisure||Art|
|InnoCaption+||1.3.3||Hearing||Speech to text, Distance communication|
|Jabberwocky AAC||1.4.0||Speech Communication||AAC: text based, Headtracking||Jabberwocky AAC is a text-to-speech AAC app and features word prediction. Translates head movement to a cursor to type letters and initiate text-to-speech.
Word prediction and spoken phrases lets the user quickly reuse phrases. Supports switch control with external switches. It can be used with headtracking on the iPhone X/iPad Pro or later versions.
|Jabberwocky Browser||1.4.0||Computers and Related||Headtracking||This app allows the user to access Internet webpages using headtracking (iPhone X/iPad Pro 2018 or later versions) or speech.|
|Jeopardy! Words||7.0.0||Recreational Sports and Leisure|
|KNFB Reader Enterprise||3.2||Vision||Scan and read||$99 (upgrade features available for additional fee). Uses camera of device to take photo and perform text reading aloud, altnerative fonts and contrast settings.|
|Kurzweil 3000||1.9.4||Learning Cognition and Development||Reading, Text to speech|
|LAMP Words For Life||2.24.0||Speech Communication||AAC: robust core vocabulary||This AAC app provides access to core vocabulary using a motor planning/programming approach. LAMP Words for Life is a robust AAC system that can be edited to include personal vocabulary. Features include access to predictive keyboard, reducing the number of visible icons using Vocab Builder, bilingual Spanish vocabulary, access to advanced grammatical forms.|
|Libby, by OverDrive||4.0.0||Recreational Sports and Leisure||Learning Cognition and Development||Reading|
|LibriVox Audio Books||8.1.1||Recreational Sports and Leisure||Learning Cognition and Development||Reading|
|Live Caption||2.5||Hearing||Speech to text|
|Lumosity: Brain Training||9.77||Learning Cognition and Development|
|Magic Jigsaw Puzzles||3.22.8||Recreational Sports and Leisure|
|Magnifying Glass With Light||3.8.1||Vision||Magnification||Zooms up to 10X. Color filters and additional upgrade fee. Pinch and slider zoon function. Ads are visible on screen.|
|MathScribe||3||Learning Cognition and Development|
|MDA Avaz Reader for Dyslexia||2.2||Learning Cognition and Development||Reading, Text to speech|
|Medisafe Medication Management||6.6.33||Daily Living||Medication management, Reminders|
|Merlin Bird ID by Cornell Lab||1.7.3||Learning Cognition and Development|
|Messenger||260.2||Speech Communication||Distance communication|
|Microsoft OneNote||16.34||Learning Cognition and Development|
|Microsoft Soundscape||2.1.0||Vision||Navigation||Navigation app using 3D audio technology.|
|Microsoft Word||2.37||Learning Cognition and Development|
|n-back||1.3||Learning Cognition and Development||Stretch your working memory by training to remember previous numbers in a sequence.|
|Netflix||12.34.0||Recreational Sports and Leisure|
|NFB Connect||2.0.3||Vision||Get up-to-date news from the National Federation of the Blind.|
|Notability||9.4.7||Learning Cognition and Development||Organization, Notetaking, Writing||Noteability is a note-taking app where you can access files (import DOCs, PPTs, PDFs, and more) to edit or start from a blank page. You can create outlines, interactive checklists, and text boxes. With Noteability you can covert handwriting to text.|
|OTR Streamer||2.27||Recreational Sports and Leisure||Old Time Radio shows.|
|Peekaboo Barn||5.1.0||Learning Cognition and Development||Recreational Sports and Leisure||Sensory, Cause and effect||This app allows the user to tap a picture of a barn on the screen to reveal an animal. Use with young children to help develop cause/effect and engage in interactive play.|
|Pictello||3.7.1||Learning Cognition and Development||Daily Living||Social stories, Visual schedules, Text to speech||This app allows you to create stories, or import them from Tar Heel Reader. Text can be read aloud in a number of languages, including Spanish (with text highlighting). You can import photos and videos.|
|Predictable||5.4.3||Speech Communication||AAC: text based, Headtracking||This app allows the user to customize folders, export messages and can also be used with head tracking on the iPad Pro (2018 or later). A text to speech AAC app with symbol-supported folders for frequently used phrases and sentences.|
|Pro 123 Connect the Dots Toys||3.4||Learning Cognition and Development|
|Pro ABC First Alphabet Phonics||3.5||Learning Cognition and Development|
|Pro ABC My Preschool Alphabet||3.4||Learning Cognition and Development|
|Proloquo2Go||7.2.2||Speech Communication||AAC: robust core vocabulary, AAC: category folders||Proloquo2Go allows you to choose the optimal grid size for the user. It provides an easy transition to a second language, such as Spanish. Its switch settings allow it to be paired with a Bluetooth or wired interface and external switch. A robust, core vocabulary-based AAC app with switch scanning settings.|
|Proloquo4Text||4.2.1||Speech Communication||AAC: text based, Text to speech||A text to speech AAC app with built in folders for frequently used phrases/sentences. Can be used with the Apple keyboard, or other imported keyboards. It allows the user to customize folders of frequently produced sentences and sentence starters. Messages can be exported via text message, email, and social media.|
|Read&Write for iPad||1.2.8||Learning Cognition and Development||Computers and Related||Text to speech, Speech to text, Writing||An alternative keyboard with a range of accessibility features including word prediction, talking dictionary, OpenDyslexic font support, highlighting, customizable tect-to-speech, and a speak-as-I-type feature to support writing.|
|Reminder, Reminders with Voice||3.6||Daily Living||Reminders|
|Sago Mini World||4.3||Recreational Sports and Leisure||Activity app for early learners. Games can be downloaded to play offline. Requires a subscription after 30 day free trial period.|
|Seeing AI||3.3.2||Vision||Scan and read||Free. Uses camera of device to read short text, take photo of a document and perform text reading aloud, plus other features.|
|Sensory Light Box||5.5.0||Learning Cognition and Development||Recreational Sports and Leisure||Sensory, Cause and effect||Light Box naturally encourages exploration of touch gestures through 30 scenes which range from calm & immersive to loud & energetic. Numerous options are provided to customise visuals and simplify controls.
|Sensory Room||1.0.2||Learning Cognition and Development||Recreational Sports and Leisure||Sensory, Cause and effect||This is a cause and effect app that can be set up for access for one or two switches. The fun, bright animations allow the user to explore a sensory room.|
|Sights and Sounds: Fireworks||1.2||Learning Cognition and Development||Recreational Sports and Leisure||Sensory, Cause and effect||This cause and effect app uses graphics, animation, and music to capture attention. It works with a switch interface.|
|Sights and Sounds: Flowers||1.2||Learning Cognition and Development||Recreational Sports and Leisure||Sensory, Cause and effect||This cause and effect app uses graphics, animation, and music to capture attention. It works with a switch interface.|
|Skype for iPad||8.58||Speech Communication||Distance communication||App for video, text, or voice chat.|
|Snap Core First Full||220.127.116.115||Speech Communication||AAC: robust core vocabulary, AAC: category folders||This app by TobiiDynavox is a symbol-based system that provides access to a robust core vocabulary. The QuickFires and Topics features navigate to related category vocabulary supporting the user in conversation.|
|Snap Scene||1.2.4||Speech Communication||AAC: picture based||This app allows the user to create visual scene display for communciation by taking a photo and create "hotspots" with recordings. Snap Scene can be used for emerging communicators develop their skills and learn how to access a device and communicate.|
|Snapseed||2.19.5||Recreational Sports and Leisure||Photography||A photo-editor app.|
|Solitaire||6.6.0||Recreational Sports and Leisure|
|Sound Touch - Touch the Sound||1.3.4||Learning Cognition and Development|
|Sound Touch Lite - Flash Cards||4.31||Learning Cognition and Development|
|SoundingBoard||4.52||Speech Communication||Learning Cognition and Development|
|Speak for Yourself||3.6||Speech Communication||AAC: robust core vocabulary||Speak for Yourself is an AAC app featuring robust core vocabulary. This app has over 14000 words preprogrammed and each word can be accessed with no more than 2 taps of the screen. Words can be hidden and added to support individual language growth.|
|Spotify: Music and Podcasts||8.5.56||Recreational Sports and Leisure|
|Star Walk 2 - Night Sky Map||2.9.3||Learning Cognition and Development||Star gazing and astronomy guide.|
|Storm - Weather radar & maps||3.2||Daily Living|
|Supersense AI||1.2.2||Vision||Scan to read||Scans text, currency, and barcodes to allow the user to identify what is in front of them.|
|Swivl||8.2.2||Speech Communication||Distance communication||Companion app for the Swivl telepresence robot.|
|Symbol-It||1.3.7||Speech Communication||Learning Cognition and Development||Speech to text||This app translates the user's speech into symbol icons.|
|Tetris®||2.2.0||Recreational Sports and Leisure|
|Text Scanner (OCR)||1.5.1||Learning Cognition and Development||Vision||Scan to read|
|The Podcast App||3.28.0||Recreational Sports and Leisure|
|Thinkrolls||1.4.3||Learning Cognition and Development||A maze and logic puzzle game that incorporates basic physics concepts.|
|Time Timer||3.3.7||Daily Living||Learning Cognition and Development||Organization, Timers, Visual cues, Reminders||Customize, save, and reuse timers with names, colors, alert options, and timer scale options. Create structure and show the passage of time. Timers can be pushed to to TV monitors and interactive white boards using AirPlay.|
|TippyTalk||1.5.12||Speech Communication||AAC: picture based||Translates picture messages into readable text to faciliate communication via texting, Facebook, Twitter, and Whatsapp.|
|Toca Kitchen Monsters||1.0.6||Recreational Sports and Leisure||Learning Cognition and Development|
|TouchChat HD- AAC w/ WordPower||2.24.0||Speech Communication||AAC: robust core vocabulary||TouchChat is a robust communication app for individuals who have difficutly using their natural voice. The pages, grid layout, buttons, messages, and symbols are fully customizable. The vocabulary of TouchChat features access to core words from the homepage of a user and category-based folders for personalized vocabulary.|
|Verbally||2.4.1||Speech Communication||AAC: text based||Verbally is a text-based AAC system. It provides the user with a keyboard and quick access to high frequency words to construct their messages.|
|Visual Schedules||1.1.0||Daily Living||Learning Cognition and Development||Organization, Visual cues|
|VO Starter||3.1||Vision||Provides training on using VoiceOver.|
|VSCO: Photo & Video Editor||164||Recreational Sports and Leisure||Photography||Advanced photo editing tools require a membership after 7-day free trial.|
|Weather - The Weather Channel||11.19||Daily Living||Weather, Emergency|
|WhatsApp Messenger||2.20.81||Speech Communication||Distance communication||App for video, text, or voice chat. Works with voiceover and Siri on iOs devices.|
|WiFi Camera - Remote iPhones||2.5||Recreational Sports and Leisure||Environmental Adaptations||Photography||Photography tool that allows you to position one device to take a photo, then use another device as a remote to activate the camera.|
|Words With Friends 2 Word Game||15.00.6||Recreational Sports and Leisure|
|Wordscapes||1.8.1||Recreational Sports and Leisure|
|YouTube Kids||5.15.2||Recreational Sports and Leisure|
|YouTube: Watch, Listen, Stream||15.19||Recreational Sports and Leisure|
|Zoo Train||3.6||Learning Cognition and Development||Recreational Sports and Leisure||Educational games for preschoolers.|
|ZOOM Cloud Meetings||4.5.7||Speech Communication||Distance communication||Zoom is a platform for video/voice chat through meetings and webinars.|
|Read2Go||1.1.1||Vision||ebook reader||From App Store: "Read2Go is an accessible ebook reader that makes reading Bookshare titles easy.
Bookshare is the world’s largest accessible online library for people with print disabilities with over 345,000 titles. For questions on whether Bookshare is for right for you or for someone you know with a qualifying print disability, please refer to www.bookshare.org."
|Work Autonomy||1.9.3||Learning Cognition and Development||Vocational||vocational, work||From App Store: "Work Autonomy provides higher levels of independence for people with disabilities in the work site allowing for fluency in three areas that traditionally challenge successful competitive placements: person-generated communication with coworkers and supervisors regardless of linguistic or cognitive skill, tracking task analysis and work schedules independently, and allowing access to concrete information about work expectations, production and dollars. People with disabilities, parents, teachers, SLPs, and Vocational Rehabilitation Specialists recommend Work Autonomy for people with Downs Syndrome, autism, cognitive disorders, intellectual and/or developmental disabilities, stroke and traumatic brain injury"|