Inclusive Technology Portal | SPD - Singapore

Augmentative and Alternative Communication



Up to 50% off AssistiveWare Apps to celebrate AAC Awareness Month!

Up to 50% off AssistiveWare Apps to celebrate AAC Awareness Month!

06 October 2016

iPad App discounts for the month of October!

AAC - Using Mainstream Technology

AAC - Using Mainstream Technology

15 June 2015

It is now becoming increasingly possible for individuals to use their mainstream devices as an assistive technology device.

Partner Assisted Scanning - Back to Basics

Partner Assisted Scanning - Back to Basics

06 May 2015

Partner Assisted Scanning is a technique that can be used with a child or adult who is not able to use direct selection as a method.

Never Too Early to Start - AT for Young Children

Never Too Early to Start - AT for Young Children

16 April 2015

When should you start using AT? Can AT benefit very young children? What type of AT should be used?

'Hero Creator' - Apps for Facilitating Communication

'Hero Creator' - Apps for Facilitating Communication

09 March 2015

The Hero Creator enables an individual to create Super Heros which are realistic and adult-like. 

Mobile Apps as Tools for Augmentative and Alternative Communication

Mobile Apps as Tools for Augmentative and Alternative Communication

31 October 2014

Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) devices empower individuals with complex communication needs with the means to break that silence and to find their voice.

Making Virgin Mojitos - Facilitating Communication In a Fun Way

Making Virgin Mojitos - Facilitating Communication In a Fun Way

28 May 2014

Dan is a twelve-year-old boy with Global Developmental Delay and autistic traits. He uses ‘Proloquo2Go’ (an iPad Communication App) downloaded on his iPad to communicate.

Flip Writer App - A Review

Flip Writer App - A Review

04 September 2013

The user can type their messages in the Flip Writer, and the recipient of the message can read it from the other side of the iPad. This allows for face-to-face communication.

AAC Resources - A Review

AAC Resources - A Review

31 July 2013

In this technologically-advanced age, help to implement AAC is often just a mouse click away!

Finding Himself Through Technology

Finding Himself Through Technology

25 July 2013

When Daniel was first referred to the Specialised Assistive Technology Centre (ATC), he was in a stroller. To communicate, he could round his lips for ‘no’ and move his lower jaw for ‘yes’.