Hearty SPIN - Solutions for People In Need, is a social enterprise that creates assistive technology solutions/apps that help individuals with special needs/disabilities cope with their daily challenges.
Hearty SPIN strives to use the latest yet affordable technologies to provide high quality learning and communication assistive technology solutions to help people with special needs cope with their daily challenges.
One of our first solutions is Picture AAC TM app, an Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) app that is now available for Apple’s iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch devices, offering an intuitive form of visual communication using pictures. Picture AAC app is suitable for speech impaired/delayed children and adults with autism, cerebral palsy, down syndrome, intellectual disability, developmental delay, dysarthria, aphasia, apraxia, or other special needs, who are nonverbal or have little functional speech.
Picture AAC app is now in-use by parents, caregivers, special education teachers, speech therapists, speech language pathologists in 30+ countries across Europe, Middle East, Asia Pacific, America to help individuals with speech impairment communicate effectively. Find out more on Picture AAC app on our website.
Hearty SPIN is also exploring technological solutions to enhance the employability of people with special needs, enabling them to make a living and make contributions to society. Hearty SPIN strives to build a successful social enterprise organization and ecosystem of companies, organizations, government agencies, NGOs, media, professionals, and talented individuals from diverse fields and backgrounds, all dedicated towards solving problems faced by people with special needs and create solutions that will help and bring joy to people with special needs/disabilities and to their families.