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Assistive/Adaptive Technologies for People who are Blind or Partially Sighted


The technologies listed below are some of the most popular technologies used by people with sensory impairments or who are facing other communication challenges. Some individuals may be eligible for subsidies for communication devices, hearing devices and visual aids through the Assistive Devices Program (ADP). A-Tech Microsystems is the only authorized vendor for the ADP in Ottawa.

A-Tech Microsystems

Software and computer retailer located at 5576 Faulkner Trail, Stittsville, ON K2S 1B6

Accessible Digital Office Document (ADOD) Project

A guide to accessible office documents and accessible office applications based primarily on WCAG 2.0 (compliance standard of AODA).


Shop CNIB is a retail enterprise created by the charity Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB)