Accessibility Resources and Information Links

Accessibility Moving Forward Podcast
Listen to Randy Rusnak as he talks about improvements in accessibility.

Accessible YouTube 1.5 Downloader Pro
This version of accessible youtube downloader pro introduces some interesting new features and fixes including: introducing the playlist viewer introducing the comments viewer a new setting to enable/disable auto play the next track (could be toggled using the n character). mitigating an issue in which the program operates slowly. fix the bug where the export description is not working. pressing on the backspace key from the media player will not lead to destroying the interface. Assets 3 accessible_youtube_downloader_pro_1.5.exe 103 MB

Adobe Accessibility Help
This page on the Adobe site provides useful help when having accessibility issues with Adobe products.

Carroll Center For The Blind
The Carroll Center for the Blind, located in Newton, Massachusetts, provides help for the blind including training and adaptive devices to individuals of all ages who have lost their sight so they can live independent and fulfilling lives. We offer a number of other services for the blind, such as technical training, low vision products, and much more. You will also be able to find information about ongoing accessibility projects, such as making TV accessible.

Computers By Kevin
A number of VIP Conduit members have purchased computers from Kevin and have been satisfied with the results. Kevin will usually have several computers on hand which can be configured to meet your needs. If he can't meet your needs from current supplies he can usually obtain the needed computer in from 3 to 5 days. Contact Kevin at the e-mail address provided for pricing and availability. Kevin may be contacted by using the link above or sending an e-mail to: Or calling 801-765-4329

David Goldfield's List of Accessibility Resources
David Goldfield has compiled a list of accessibility resources that he and others have found useful.

Doug Lee Scripts
Obtain information about Doug Lee's Scripts.

Easter Seals Tech
A source for current information about advancements in Accessibility.

Google Accessibility Support
Detailed information on how to contact Google Accessibility Support.

I Accessibility
Welcome to! Powered by Teltex, is the only place to find everything related to accessibility and iOS devices. From Apple and iOS native accessibility features, to 3rd party apps, to accessories, is the place for access. All features of the website are fully accessible for individuals with disabilities. From videos in American Sign Language with closed captioning, to text alternatives for non-text content, to the ability to navigate the website with various peripheral devices; is designed for everyone. Plus, the website has been verified and certified as W3C accessible.

This site specifically focuses on software which works well with screen readers.

Microsoft Accessibility Approach
This site provides information about Microsoft's approach to accessibility.

Mosen Consulting (The Blind Side Podcast)
Home of The Blind Side Podcast and many more resources.

Mystic Access
This site offers help in learning about your access technology.

Spirit of Discovery Park
This park, scheduled to begin construction in 2023 will be located just west of Saint Louis Missouri. It is being designed to be fully accessible to those with a number of different disabilities.

Strap Technologies
The world's first total replacement of the white cane for the blind. Obstacle detection and more.

Such A Site
The focus of this website is to provide multiple forms of resources, information, new concepts, and even some entertainment. 

Talk Description To Me
Christine Malec and JJ Hunt Where the visuals of current events and the world around us get hashed out in description-rich conversations. J.J. Hunt is an innovative Audio Describer and a natural-born storyteller. Christine Malec is a perpetually inquisitive member of the blind and partially sighted community who’s always wondering about something. In Talk Description to Me, their discussions plunge into current events and topical issues to explore the content of important images, and help place vivid descriptions in their cultural context. Lively, hard-hitting, witty, vibrant, and fun, this is conversation with a view! The two work together to attempt to bring events to life for you.

Tangible Surface Research
Tactile Icon Research and Development Based on feedback from the visually impaired community we have developed products to help people with low or no vision use their touch surface appliances. Our tactile icon products are called HALOS - Home Appliance Labeling and Overlay System and a list of tactile icons are on this page - HALOS Standard Tactile Icon Set page.

Full website tutorials and information all free.

Web Accessibility In Mind
Offers a wide range of information and resources for improving Web accessibility.

Web Accessibility Initiative Website
Provides a wealth of information about how to make your website work well for the Blind and Visually Impaired.

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