Support for students with disabilities or additional requirements

4 January 2014, Comments 0

1. SAAS – Disabled Students’ Allowance

2. The National Autistic Society – advice on choosing, applying and getting the most out of your college or university placement

3. Students Against Depression – tips and advice from students

4. RNIB – advice on starting university

5. BBC – accessibility guides

6. LEAD (Linking Education and Disability) – information and advice for disabled learners and carers

7. Access to Work – grant helps pay for practical support to start or stay in work

8. Free Access Technology

Ginger – a contextualised spell and grammar check for Word

EduApps MyStudyBar – software collections/apps to help create and check work

Balabolka – Text-to-speech

Scottish Voice for Balabolka

Thunder Screenreader – specifically designed for people with little or no sight

Google Chrome’s Dictation – dictation/voice recognition

TalkTyper – dictation/voice recognition

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