The American Red Cross has partnered with eSSENTIAL Accessibility to offer free assistive technology for people who have trouble typing, using a mouse or reading websites.
The eSSENTIAL Accessibility app is useful for everyone who has dexterity or reading challenges, due to a variety of conditions such as:
The eSSENTIAL Accessibility app is an assistive technology that helps you experience the web through tools like:
CONTACT eSSENTIAL Accessibility for information about installing and using the app
Emergencies can happen at a moment’s notice. Mobility problems, hearing or vision disabilities can add complication. It is important to plan ahead so you are prepared for any urgent situation. Our booklet Preparing for Disaster for People with Disabilities and other Special Needs gives tips on getting informed, making a plan, assembling a kit, and keeping your plans up to date.
The materials were co-authored by the American Red Cross and Department of Homeland Security and FEMA.