Low Vision and Blindness

Low Vision and Blindness

Canada’s assistive technology landscape has changed.

Bridges has added sight enhancement and sight substitution technologies for low vision and blind users creating Canada’s most completely line of AT products and services.

And just like with all our AT products our expert team delivers excellent, timely customer service, sales consultation, tech support and repairs.

 

 

Sight Enhancement AT for Low Vision users:


Quality aids for those with some useable vision including CCTV’s, handheld electronic magnifiers, magnification software and more.

 

 

Sight Substitution AT for Blind users:

Hardware and software for access to computers, text and the environment including braille displays and printers, screen reading software, notetakers, orientation and mobility aids and more.

 

 

Our manufacturers and developers include:

 

AiSquared
Enhanced Vision Systems
Freedom Scientific
Humanware
iMerciv
Kurzweil Education Systems
LVI
Optelec
Orcam
VFO

Braille Box V5 - Bridges Canada

Braille Box V5

$22,940.00

A high-speed sheet-fed production embosser for high volumes of braille production. Create hassle-free braille books instantly with this cut sheet fed embosser. Speed 225 A3 papers, corresponding to 900 A4 pages per hour Automated (open & close) braille tray Supports mobile printing Emboss hassle-free braille books (with automatic booklet fo...


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Juliet 120 Braille Embosser (double-sided, interpoint) - Bridges Canada

Juliet 120 Braille Embosser (double-sided, interpoint)

$7,377.00

The next generation of braille embossers is here delivering high-quality braille, but now in a new, modern platform, perfect for school, work, and home settings. The Juliet and Romeo embossers have always been known as the most convenient and easiest to use. Juliet and Romeo are the only braille printers that produce high-quality braille text an...


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Everest-D V5 Embosser - Bridges Canada

Everest-D V5 Embosser

$7,239.00

Over 25 years of experience Everest-D V5 is the most compelling cut-sheet fed braille embosser with the ability to print on a flexible range of user defined Braille and paper formats. New to V5 is the possibilities with new modern features like Wi-fi connection, embossing from USB memory and braille printing from mobile devices.   An even better...


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Basic-D V5 Embosser - Bridges Canada

Basic-D V5 Embosser

$6,089.00

Basic-D is the World leading tractor-fed braille embosser with its light weight design it is one of few truly portable braille embossers. Basic-D has an established reputation as the top selling braille embosser in the world.  It uses fanfold paper the most reliable, and most commonly used paper style for braille embossers, producing single or d...


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Romeo 60 Braille Embosser (single-sided) - Bridges Canada

Romeo 60 Braille Embosser (single-sided)

$5,836.00

The next generation of braille embossers is here delivering high-quality braille, but now in a new, modern platform, perfect for  school, work, and home settings. The Romeo and Juliet embossers have always been known as the most convenient and easiest to use. Romeo and Juliet are the only braille printers that produce high-quality braille text a...


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BrailleNote Touch 18 or 32 - Bridges Canada

BrailleNote Touch 18 or 32

$6,895.00

Combining the benefits of KeySoft and braille literacy of a traditional note taker with the efficiency and power of a modern tablet with 18 refresh-able braille cells.   Driven by KeySoft, completely rewritten from the ground up to maximize the entire experience of modern users TouchBraille – the most natural way to type braille on a touchscree...

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Prodigi Connect 12 V2 w/ SL25 Distance Camera - Bridges Canada

Prodigi Connect 12 V2 w/ SL25 Distance Camera

$3,995.00

The newly redesigned Connect 12 combines a high-performance digital magnifier with the versatility of a tablet, plus unmatched ease of use and integrated access to newspapers or magazines from online libraries. This ideal solution for active seniors, students and professionals, allows free and open access to more than a million apps.   An integr...


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Prodigi Connect 12 V2 w/ SL10 Distance Camera - Bridges Canada

Prodigi Connect 12 V2 w/ SL10 Distance Camera

$3,895.00

The newly redesigned Connect 12 combines a high-performance digital magnifier with the versatility of a tablet, plus unmatched ease of use and integrated access to newspapers or magazines from online libraries. This ideal solution for active seniors, students and professionals, allows free and open access to more than a million apps.   An integr...


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Brailliant BI 40 Braille Display - Bridges Canada

Brailliant BI 40 Braille Display

$3,595.00

Simply brailliant HumanWare's new Brailliant BI display is designed for extensive reading with the full comfort and intuitive display navigation of HumanWare's signature thumb keys. This new generation of Brailliant BI braille displays features the excellent, sharp and crisp braille cell technology that users have praised on the BrailleNote Apex...


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ClearView C 24" HD - Bridges Canada

ClearView C 24" HD

$3,495.00

A High Definition video magnifier in a modern and stylish design that makes reading comfortable again. Thanks to the innovative design of the ClearView C you naturally start to read at the top of a page, and then continue all the way down till you reach the bottom.  Unlike other reading machines you don’t have to pull the reading table into your...


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Prodigi Connect 12 V2 English - Bridges Canada

Prodigi Connect 12 V2 English

$3,495.00

The newly redesigned Connect 12 combines a high-performance digital magnifier with the versatility of a tablet, plus unmatched ease of use and integrated access to newspapers or magazines from online libraries. This ideal solution for active seniors, students and professionals, allows free and open access to more than a million apps.   An integr...


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Motorised Drawing Arm - Bridges Canada

Motorised Drawing Arm

$3,370.00

The Motorised Drawing Arm (MDA) is a computer-driven motorised arm that draws tactile graphics by mechanically moving a stylus across the surface of our tactile drawing board. It aims to combine the accuracy of the digital tactile graphics from the TactileView software with the versatility of drawing by hand on the TactiPad drawing board. This w...


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Clearnote HD - Bridges Canada
Clearnote HD - Bridges Canada
Clearnote HD

Hardware

$2,995.00
Clearnote HD - Bridges Canada

Clearnote HD

$2,995.00

Connect the ClearNote HD to any computer and receive magnified, high contrast live images of your surroundings, such as presentations handouts and white boards. Touch screen Working with the ClearNote HD is super easy. You can use the same touch screen gestures as with any tablet or phone. Simply pinch to zoom, swipe to move and touch to select....


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Irisbond Duo Eye Tracker - Bridges Canada

Irisbond Duo Eye Tracker

$2,127.00

Irisbond Duo is a mobile, lightweight eye tracker that connects to your Windows PC, laptop or tablet to give you eye gaze access. Designed specifically for entry level users, Irisbond Duo enables users of any level of technical ability to get up and running with eye gaze to play games, learn and participate in classroom activities quickly and ea...


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PIAF Picture in a Flash Tactile Graphic Maker - Bridges Canada

PIAF Picture in a Flash Tactile Graphic Maker

$1,885.00

A simple and Fast way to prepare Tactile Graphics. Piaf is a machine that makes raised line drawings on special paper, called capsule or swell paper. Users can draw, print or photocopy pictures onto the swell paper and pass it through the Piaf. The heat of the Piaf causes the lines to swell and then the drawing can be read with the fingers. It i...


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Fusion Professional (International) - Bridges Canada

Fusion Professional (International)

$1,800.00

Overview Fusion is the ultimate accessibility tool for individuals with any level of vision impairment. Fusion provides the best of both worlds – ZoomText, with its screen magnification and visual enhancements for screen viewing ease, coupled with the power and speed of JAWS for screen reading functionality. By blending ZoomText and JAWS togeth...


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Kurzweil 3000 English (Network) - Bridges Canada

Kurzweil 3000 English (Network)

$1,632.00

K3000 is literacy support software with powerful reading, writing, test-taking, and study skills tools that makes curriculum accessible to all students. It is particularly appropriate for students with learning disabilities such as dyslexia, those who require reading intervention, students struggling with reading comprehension and English Langua...

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Fusion Home (International) - Bridges Canada

Fusion Home (International)

$1,500.00

Overview Fusion is the ultimate accessibility tool for individuals with any level of vision impairment. Fusion provides the best of both worlds – ZoomText, with its screen magnification and visual enhancements for screen viewing ease, coupled with the power and speed of JAWS for screen reading functionality. By blending ZoomText and JAWS togeth...


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JAWS Screen Reader Professional - Bridges Canada

JAWS Screen Reader Professional

$1,450.00

JAWS (Job Access With Speech) is the world's most popular screen reader, developed for computer users whose vision loss prevents them from seeing screen content or navigating with a mouse. JAWS provides speech and Braille output for the most popular computer applications on Windows PC.   Features Two multi-lingual synthesizers: Eloquence and V...


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Kurzweil 1000 V14 (single user) - Bridges Canada

Kurzweil 1000 V14 (single user)

$1,449.00

An award-winning scan & read software with on-the-go access, Kurzweil 1000 makes printed or electronic text accessible to people with blindness and vision impairments. Kurzweil 1000 speaks text aloud in a variety of natural-sounding voices that can be modified to suit individual preferences. In addition, it provides users with document crea...


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Compact 6 HD Speech - Bridges Canada

Compact 6 HD Speech

$1,250.00

The Compact 6 HD Speech is more than just another electronic magnifier. Being only 14 mm thin, it is a pocket-sized, 6-inch touch screen magnifier that reads texts aloud, whether it is at your desk, at a store, at home, at school, or at the office. Speech on the go Point the Compact 6 HD Speech to a text, take a snapshot and listen to the text a...


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JAWS Screen Reader Home Edition - Bridges Canada

JAWS Screen Reader Home Edition

$1,185.00

JAWS (Job Access With Speech) is the world's most popular screen reader, developed for computer users whose vision loss prevents them from seeing screen content or navigating with a mouse. JAWS provides speech and Braille output for the most popular computer applications on Windows PC. JAWS Home Edition is intended for use by end-users for perso...


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Compact 7 HD - Bridges Canada
Compact 7 HD - Bridges Canada
Compact 7 HD

Hardware

$1,045.00
Compact 7 HD - Bridges Canada

Compact 7 HD

$1,045.00

Large screen in a compact design Imagine using a high definition magnifier providing more overview and more words per line combined with the best available image quality.  The Compact 7 HD integrates the largest screen available in the Optelec Compact product family; still it is small and portable. With an adjustable magnification starting from ...


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Kurzweil 3000 English (Standalone) - Bridges Canada

Kurzweil 3000 English (Standalone)

$995.00

K3000 is literacy support software with powerful reading, writing, test-taking, and study skills tools that makes curriculum accessible to all students. It is particularly appropriate for students with learning disabilities such as dyslexia, those who require reading intervention, students struggling with reading comprehension and English Langua...

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Victor Reader Trek (English) - Bridges Canada

Victor Reader Trek (English)

$895.00

Navigate The World around You And that latest Best Seller with One Consistent Physical Experience! Today people everywhere consume content while traveling, but for someone who is blind or visually impaired physical keys plus a consistent user experience is so much more important while navigating outside with one hand already occupied by a cane o...


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ZoomText Magnifier/Reader - Bridges Canada

ZoomText Magnifier/Reader

$750.00

ZoomText Magnifier/Reader is a fully integrated magnification and screen reading program tailored for low vision users. The program can enlarge, enhance and read aloud everything on the computer screen.   Features - Magnifier:   Zoom Full range of magnification levels up to 36x (up to 60x in Windows 8) NEW! Zoom to 1x feature lets you instant...


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Prodigi Connect 12 V2 SL25 Distance Camera Kit - Bridges Canada

Prodigi Connect 12 V2 SL25 Distance Camera Kit

$649.00

Connect 12 (new generation) Camera SL25.


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