Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD)

May 16th marks Global Accessibility Awareness Day.  The focus of this day is to raise awareness to those responsible for design, development, usability, and related communities who build, shape, fund and influence technology and its use. This day helps people…

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

Mental Health Awareness Month is a great opportunity to spread the word that mental health is something everyone should care about. BridgingApps has compiled a list of apps of some of our favorite apps for mental health. Click the link…

AAC App List

Better Speech and Hearing Month 2019 | BridgingApps Favorite AAC Apps

May is Better Hearing & Speech Month and provides an opportunity to raise awareness about communication disorders. BridgingApps has created a list of AAC apps. Click the link or image below to see the full list:  https://search.bridgingapps.org/lists/28a0e322-05f8-4823-b9a9-332447642d2b

Autism Awareness Month 2019 | Apps for Autism List

April is Autism Awareness Month! National Autism Awareness Month represents an excellent opportunity to promote autism awareness, autism acceptance and to draw attention to the tens of thousands facing an autism diagnosis each year. In recent years, there have been more and…

World Autism Awareness Day 2019

It’s World Autism Awareness Day! World Autism Awareness Day is a nationally observed day on the 2nd of April every year, encouraging everyone to take measures to raise awareness about children with autism throughout the world. People around the world are Lighting…

BridgingApps Favorite Apps for Special Needs 2019

Check out our newly updated BridgingApps Favorite Apps for Special Needs List! Click the link or image below: https://search.bridgingapps.org/lists/4f9a7d73-c7d4-4980-bbad-13ff3b190185

Low Vision App List

Low Vision Awareness Month | BridgingApps for Low Vision List

February is Low Vision Awareness Month. BridgingApps has compiled a list of apps that have been developed specifically for people with low vision. These functional apps assist with everyday tasks, increase independence and generally make life easier. With a mobile…

Valentine's Day App List

BridgingApps Valentine’s App List 2019

BridgingApps has created a list of apps for Valentine’s Day that is sure to put you in the mood. 💝 From fun Valentine themed apps for kids to gift and date ideas for your sweetheart, we have an app for you!…

BridgingApps for Traveling Over the Holidays 🚙🎄🎁

Written By Guest Blogger Ashlee Goletz The holiday season is upon us! 🎄⛄️🎅🏼 For many families, that means traveling to see their loved ones. Whether it is by plane, train, car, or bus, holiday travel can be stressful and it helps…

BridgingApps Holiday App List 2018 🎅🏼🎄⛄️

Happy Holidays from BridgingApps! 🎅🏼🎄⛄️ We have put together a list of our favorite holiday apps for you and your family to enjoy. Click to see our full BridgingApps Holiday Favorites App List.            

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App List for Older Adults and Seniors

BridgingApps believes the use of technology, the ability to identify apps, combined with information and training will be a powerful tool to improve the lives of older adults and seniors. Access to information, mobile technology and apps enable seniors to…

VoiceOver Apps

BridgingApps VoiceOver App List 🗣

At the request of BridgingApps users, we have created a new category within our App Search Tool filters for VoiceOver compatible apps. Click here to see the apps: https://search.bridgingapps.org/apps?category=%5B%2284ba4e5d-9101-4356-b804-272c195ac684%22%5D

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Apps for Caregivers

Did you know that November is National Family Caregiver Month? As we turn to technology more and more to help manage our daily lives with apps like reminders, calendars, social media, and banking, it is only natural that we may find…

Apps for Transition List

BridgingApps Newly Updated Apps for Transition List

Transitioning from high school to college or work can be stressful, but taking adequate time to prepare and plan for transition can make for a much smoother process. For families and individuals with disabilities it is important to start planning ahead….