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Please note that prices shown on American web sites are shown in American dollars. Unfortunately exchange rates, import duties, taxes, freight and distributors charges add significantly to costs. It is also worth noting that not all products listed on other web sites are available, or will operate under Australian conditions. For Australian inquiries: Please check out these sites and then contact Technical Solutions Australia for price, availability and advice.

AbleNet inc. supply the BIGmack Single Message Communication Aid as well as:
One Step Communicator20
Step-by-Step Communicator75
Step-by-Step Communicator75 with Levels,
SpeakEasy Voice Output Communication Aid
and the TV & VCR Remote.

Australian inquiries: contact Technical Solutions Australia for price, availability and advice.


ComTEC
(Yooralla - Victoria)

Disability Communication & Technology Solutions. Advice from speech pathologists, occupational therapists, educators and technicians with expertise in communication and technology for people with disabilities. ComTEC also provides equipment loans and training.

Independent Living CentreS Around Australia

Provides a wide range of information about services and equipment to assist people with disabilities lead a more independent life. These centres are not sales organisations, and advice is free of commercial pressure.

Aussie and Kiwi Family's of Kidz with Special Needs is an online community group on MSN. The above link is open to the public and displays lots of info and links to resources. Access can also be provided to the private online community group where people can discuss more personal issues
There is also a Aussie and Kiwi Family's of Kidz with Special Needs - chatroom forum

Auties.org is for people on the Autistic Spectrum who are ready to dare reach out, open the doors to the community and market their abilities directly to the public and for those interested in supporting these pioneers. Includes Autie Spectrum Listings and Listings of Autie Friendly Organisations. Inekards flashcards & visual schedules have been developed to help with Autism communication and language difficulties.

National Stroke Foundation
www.strokefoundation.com.au

VIC - Stroke Association of Victoria
(03) 9670 1117
www.strokeassociation.com.au

ACT - Stroke Association of ACT
(02) 6269 2636

NSW - Stroke Recovery Association of NSW
1300 650 594 (02) 9550 0594
www.strokensw.org.au

QLD - Stroke Association of Queensland
(07) 3277 3838
www.strokeqld.org.au

SA - Stroke SA Inc
(08) 8373 0570
www.stroke.org.au

TAS - Stroke Tasmania
(03) 6231 4424
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WA - Stroke Foundation of WA
(08) 9346 7540
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Disability-forum logo Disability Forum

This web site is designed so people with disabilities can freely exchange information, learn from one another's experiences and pass on information. Lots of useful info, discussion and links.

ATMac - Assistive Tech for Mac OS X Users

News, views, and reviews for all OS X users and developers with an interest in disability and assistive technology. http://atmac.org/

NonVisual Desktop Access (NVDA)

NVDA is a free and open source screen reader for the Microsoft Windows operating system. Visit the Home of NVDA: www.nvda-project.org

Technical Aid to the Disabled (TAD) is an organisation whose volunteer members design, construct or modify equipment for people with disabilities, provided no commercially available product or service will meet their needs.

TAD operates in all states and in the ACT. The TAD central office in any state can be reached by dialing 1300 663 243 from anywhere in Australia. Other contact details are listed below.

TADACT
PO Box 3827
Weston Creek, ACT 2611
Phone: 06 6287 4290
Fax: 06 6287 4288
Web site: http://www.technicalaidact.org.au
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TAD NSW
Unit 10, 185 Briens Road, Northmead NSW 2152
Locked Bag 2008, Wentworthville NSW 2145
Phone: (02) 9912 3400
Fax: (02) 98901911
Web site:http://www.tadnsw.org.au
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TADQ
(Northern Territory enquirers can contact TADQ)
PO Box 2334
Fortitude Valley Business Centre, QLD 4006
Phone: 07 3216 1733
Fax: 07 3216 1744
Web site: http://www.technicalaidqld.org.au
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TADSA
PO Box 540
Modbury, SA 5092
Phone: 08 8261 2922
Fax: 08 8369 1051
Web site: www.tadsa.org.au
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TADTAS
Paul Duncombe Executive Officer
TADTAS Inc P.O. Box 519
Sandy Bay 7006
Ph In Tasmania 1300663243
Mobile 0419237793
Outside Tasmania 03 62237794
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TADVIC
c/- Royal Talbot Rehabilitation Centre
1 Yarra Boulevard,
Kew VIC 3101
Telephone: 03 9853 8655
Fax: 03 9853 8098
Web site: http://www.tadvic.asn.au
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TADWA
PO Box 266
Bassendean, WA 6054
Phone: 08 9379 3733
Fax: 08 9279 5111
Web site: http://www.technicalaidwa.org.au
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