BridgingApps & CHAT Bag Christmas Giveaway

BridgingApps & CHAT Bag are giving away a CHAT Bag. The CHAT Bag is a soft cover bag that fits over an iPad and makes an excellent Christmas gift! To be entered into the giveaway LIKE, COMMENT and SHARE on…

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Jabberwocky Assistive Speech App Launch

BridgingApps is pleased to featured Jabberwocky Communication Aid by Swiftable, a new assistive speech app for users who cannot rely on natural speech. The app enables a user with limited speech to talk using text-to-speech. Users only need an iPhone or…

BridgingApps SoundCloud

BridgingApps has an updated SoundCloud site! Each week BridgingApps contributes an app review segment to a podcast on iTunes called Assistive Technology Update with Josh Anderson. We share an app reviewed by our team of therapists and teachers that is worthy…

BridgingApps + Texas Youth2Adult IPAD IPOD ITUNES GC GIVEAWAY

TexasYouth2Adult is LIVE! Click the link to enter the site and register: https://www.texasyouth2adult.com/ TexasYouth2Adult is an easy to use tool online and on mobile platforms like smartphones and tablets to help teens, young adults, parents and caregivers understand the process of…

BridgingApps Featured On LOMAH Special Needs Podcast

BridgingApps Co-Founder and Program Director was featured on LOMAH Special Needs Podcast. Cristen shares time and money saving tips by pointing listeners to our up to date, curated, reviewed, and filtered lists of apps. Some of these apps you may never…

Texas Youth2Adult Website Navigation + GIVEAWAY Information

TexasYouth2Adult is LIVE! Click the link to enter the site and register: https://www.texasyouth2adult.com/ TexasYouth2Adult is an easy to use tool online and on mobile platforms like smartphones and tablets to help teens, young adults, parents and caregivers understand the process of…

Texas Youth2Adult is LIVE + GIVEAWAY

TexasYouth2Adult is LIVE! Click the link to enter the site and register: https://www.texasyouth2adult.com/ TexasYouth2Adult is an easy to use tool online and on mobile platforms like smartphones and tablets to help teens, young adults, parents and caregivers understand the process of…

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Can a Smartphone Help with Transition?

As of 2018, 95% of teens have access to a smartphone. This is true for different genders, races, ethnicities and socioeconomic backgrounds. Can a smartphone or other tech help with transition? Absolutely! TexasYouth2Adult, an online tool to help Texas families…

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Are YOU ready to transition?

Young adults with special health care needs and their parents have many questions about transition, especially when it comes to health care. Common questions are: Why do I have to switch doctors just because I am 18? What should I…

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Join BridgingApps on Instagram

If you already follow us on Instagram, Thank YOU for sharing us and helping bridge the gap between people with #disabilities and #technology! If you are not currently following, come join us. Our username is bridgingapps.

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Get Ready to….Transition!

Transition Planning – What is THAT? Simply stated, “transition” is the in-between phase from childhood to adulthood. It is often a time with some anxiety and uncertainty because it follows, perhaps, years of having a daily routine driven by a…

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BridgingApps Reviewed App | Zello Walkie Talkie 🎙

BridgingApps just published the following BridgingApps Reviewed App on the site: Recently updated, Zello Walkie Talkie is a platform for live private and public conversations, described by our team as a ‘CB Radio for your smartphone.’ Though Zello can be…

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New BridgingApps YouTube Content

The BridgingApps YouTube Channel is an excellent resource for using mobile technology. Visit and subscribe to view virtual meetings, app reviews, success stories and how-to videos. We have recently added new content and have even more videos coming soon. Additionally,…

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Freedom From Smoking Program

BridgingApps, a program of Easter Seals Greater Houston was awarded a grant from CVS Health Foundation to support tobacco cessation efforts helping key populations—individuals with disabilities, veterans, caregivers, and persons with behavioral health and substance abuse/recovery concerns– quit smoking for…

#InclusiveDisability #TwitterChat August 15th at 7pm EST

Join Easter Seals Thrive August 15th at 7pm EST for a Twitter chat on inclusivity in the disability community! Follow the #InclusiveDisability tag to follow along.  Identity is important – it defines who we are, and influences how we navigate…

Facebook Live

Disaster Preparedness Using Smartphone Apps & Features Part 4

Filmed live in BridgingApps AT&T Assistive Touch Lab in Houston, Texas, Jana shares some great tips and tricks for disaster preparedness using smartphone apps and features. Preparing for emergencies and extreme weather events can be overwhelming for individuals with disabilities…

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Disaster Preparedness Using Smartphone Apps & Features Part 2

Filmed live in BridgingApps AT&T Assistive Touch Lab in Houston, Texas, Jana shares some great tips and tricks for disaster preparedness using smartphone apps and features. Preparing for emergencies and extreme weather events can be overwhelming for individuals with disabilities…

Follow BridgingApps on Pinterest

BridgingApps loves Pinterest and we are having a lot of fun liking and pinning mobile technology for all learners. Join us on Pinterest. The newest app reviews, news, mobile technology accessories, how to videos and more. This is another wonderful…

Walk With Me 2018 Thank You

Thank you to all our Walk With Me 2018 Donors! Easter Seals Walk with Me Houston was a huge success and we could not have done it without each and every one of you. Easter Seals of Greater Houston raised…