Apps Gone Free !

freeHere are a few more apps gone free (not sure for how long) that might be useful in your OT mTool Kit. I have not had an opportunity to try them out but they look worthy, plus they are FREE…

urTalker liteurTalker Lite app (free; normally 6.99; Pro 9.99, normally 24.99) for iPhone and iPad. Affordable communication app designed with the individual and their unique needs in mind. urTalker comes with default categories and images and provides the ability to create any number of additional categories, load any type of image and most importantly record your voice for use with those images and words. The UrTalker Pro version on sale for 9.99 provides symbols in categories and the option to schedule categories to appear at a certain time.

Eureka iconEureka app (free; normally .99) provides a simple to do list. An alternative to do list.

Calendar and Reminder Alarm Helper iconCalendar & Reminder Alarm Helper app (free; normally 1.99) for iPhone and iPad provides reminders and task lists. A nagging reminder feature is available (this is my kind of reminder app!). Some people just need a persistent, repeated reminder to be effective. Sounds worth trialing .

123 Kids Fun Paper Puzzle Game icon123 Kids Fun Paper Puzzle Game app (free; normally .99) for iPhone and iPad is a puzzle game for preschooler with over 60 puzzles. Add a new puzzle app to your collection for free.

Word Search for Kids 2 iconWord Search for Kids 2 app (free; normally .99) for iPhone and iPad provides large print letter grid for word searching. Ten words to search present for a simpler visual task. Suggested for kindergarten, 1 and 2 grade, however appears content appropriate for adults with exception of the name.

iRehab Back pain iconiRehab Back Pain app (free: normally 9.99) for iPhone and iPad provides questions and suggestions for treating back pain.

Voice Keyboard Pro iconVoice Keyboard Pro app for iPhone and iPad ( free; normally 9.99) is a 3rd party keyboard with voice and translation capabilities. Uses Google translate for the voice engine. I can’t wait to test this out!

More for your OT mTool Kit.





About Carol Leynse Harpold, MS, OTR/L, SCLV, ATP, CATIS

OTR/L with more than 35 years experience in pediatrics, school based therapy and adult rehabilitation. Masters of Science in Adaptive Education/Assistive Technology with 20 years experience in AT in education of elementary, middle school, secondary, post secondary students and work environments for adult clients. A RESNA Assistive Technology Practitioner with ACVREP CATIS credentials, AOTA Specialty Certification in Low Vision, USC Davis Executive Certificate in Home Modifications, servicing adults and students with disabilities in employment, education, and home environments. A 2020 graduate of the University of Alabama Birmingham Low Vision Certification Program.
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1 Response to Apps Gone Free !

  1. Sammy Jones says:

    Nice article! More source for free apps. Will definitely try some of these after I’m done with free ios apps I found in Thanks for sharing!

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