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Giesbert

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Head-designed

Giesbert Nijhuis is paralyzed from the neck down due to a spinal cord injury caused by a car accident. He now designs t-shirts, CD covers, film posters and much more using a head pointer and an on-screen keyboard.

A voice for my son

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A voice for my son

Meet Charlie, diagnosed with autism and a speech disability. His mother, Rebecca, recognised that Charlie was different early on. Watch how she had to advocate for him.

Elina

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Me and my computer

Elina (10) was born with athetoid cerebral palsy. Thanks to her computer she can write independently, correspond through email with her friends and express herself in school papers.

Larry

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From the ground up

Larry lost his speech due to a stroke, a devastating experience for himself and his family. Proloquo2Go is used not only to help him express himself but also to help with auditory comprehension.