Connecting an iPad to a Wheelchair

My son received his first wheelchair today and my first though was how amI going to hook up his iPad. One of the parents was gracious enough to allow me to photograph their setup.So I though I would share with…

January 2011 Newsletter

Here is what’s new: SNApps4Kids.com: The website has been re-branded Special Needs Apps for Kids (SNApp4Kids.com). There is a new logo and all URLs are now SNApp4Kids.com. That said www.ipadforparents.com and www.specialneedsappsforkids.com also point to the same site. Facebook: SNApps4Kids.com…

Jason Grudem

Jason is featured in Walgreens 2010 Annual Report. “As a parent of a 13 year old with special needs, success stories such as this give me hope that my son will one day have an employer willing to give him…

December 2010 Newsletter

Lots of new things on the site. New Home Page:Added a new home static home page with 4 main section, Getting started, Getting Involved, Hardware, Applications. This should make getting started with site much easier. New Look: I finally found…

Which iPad Should I Buy For My Child?

This is a great question and is the first most parents ask. My short answer is to buy the least expensive device. Why? Kids tend to break things. I feel better about that if it’s less expensive versus more expensive….

Noah’s iPad Story So Far

My son Noah has had his iPad for about 4 months. He is now two and half years old. He has moderate Cerebral Palsy that affects both his lower body (i.e., he does not walk yet) and upper body, arms,…

iPad in the News

NY Times : iPad Opens World to a Disabled Boy WSJ : Using the iPad to Connect LA Times : Technology opening new doors for disabled USA Today : iPhone applications can help the autistic GigaOM : Smartphones and iPads…