The following Free or Low Cost Assistive Technology software programs are available for anyone to use. The following programs, software, websites, and apps focus on different forms of Hearing and Auditory Support.

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soundAMP R

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  • Amplify sounds and the world around you with this app built for anyone with hearing loss
  • Sounds comes in through your iDevice microphone and is played back in real time through earbuds connected to your device
  • Ability to customize and control sound for each ear individually along with the ability to adjust the volume, background sound level and tone
  • Record lectures, meetings and appointments with the ability to listen back later on the device or by exporting to your computer
  • More Information: http://goo.gl/lw6p3r
  • Cost: $4.99; lite version: $0.99
  • Compatibility: iOS: iPad, iPhone, iPod touch

Sign 4 Me - A Signed English Translator

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  • Learn sign language using this app with over 11,500 words
  • 3D avatar characters can be zoomed in or out or rotated to give you the best viewing of every sign
  • Type in a sentence, phrase, word or alphabet for visual playback with the Signed English translation
  • May not provide correct grammatical structure of signed sentences
  • More Information: http://www.signingapp.com/sign4me_desktop.html
  • Cost: $9.99
  • Compatibility: iOS: iPad, iPhone, iPod touch