Types of Assistive Technology

Here is an excellent resource from Usability First on types of disabilities and corresponding assistive technologies:

Accessibility: Types of Accessibility Aids

Many devices are described, organized by the following types of disabilities:

  • Visual impairments
  • Hearing loss and impairments
  • Speech impairments
  • Motor impairments
  • Cognitive impairments
  • Repetitive stress
  • Color blindness

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