Apps

Allergy Journal
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An App for carers to record food consumed throughout the day and their symptoms

Cost: $1.49
Suitable for: Carers
Compatibility: Apple App Store
Apps for Autism
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Apps for Autism is a website that provides visitors with apps suited for people with autism. Follow the link to find out more https://www.autismapps.org.au/

Be My Eyes
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Free app that connects people who are blind or have low vision with sighted volunteers for visual assistance through a live video call

Cost: Free
Suitable for: Visually Impaired
Compatibility: Apple & Google Play
Book Creator
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Book Creator is a simple tool to create ebooks on iPad, Chromebooks and on the web. You can create your own stories and export them into your own iBooks – perfect for encouraging creativity, or for families to create personalised story books.

Cost: Free
Suitable for: Autism / Intellectual Disability
Compatibility: Apple App Store
Calm
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Guided meditation to help manage anxiety, lower stress and sleep better

Cost: Free
Suitable for: Anxiety
Compatibility: Apple & Google Play
Children with Autism: A visual schedule
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A visual schedule is a wearable picture-based scheduler designed with children and adults with autism in mind. Using the iPad or iPhone app, a caregiver can make a visual schedule for the wearer. There are included icons or icons/photos can be uploaded to the app to make custom icons. The schedule can then be sent to the wearer’s Apple Watch and will alert them when he/she needs to change tasks or start a new task. Can also be used on iPhone and iPad.

Cost: $12.99
Suitable for: Autism / Intellectual Disability
Compatibility: Apple App Store
Choiceworks
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App for helping children complete daily routines and tasks, understanding and controlling feelings and to improve their patience

Cost: $10.99
Suitable for: Autism
Compatibility: Apple App Store
Colorfly
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Colour therapy to help you relax and unwind. Choose form a wide range of colourings or create your own with the click of a camera

Cost: Free
Suitable for: Anxiety/Autism
Compatibility: Apple & Google Play
DayCape
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DayCape is a planning tool where you as a parent, teacher or friend can help individuals to plan their day with a visual calendar app. The app allows a user to set up activities for the individual using pre-set pictures, or by uploading personalised images. Once the activities are set up, notifications show up on the individual’s device to remind them of the activities they have been assigned

Cost: Free
Suitable for: Everyone
Compatibility: Apple & Google Play
Dragon Anywhere Dictation
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Speech to text mobile app that is remarkably accurate and simple to use

Cost: Free
Suitable for: Hearing Impaired
Compatibility: Apple & Google Play