Let AskSARA guide you

If you are a member of the public looking to access our rapid self-assessment tool, AskSARA, please contact your local authority to access this service.

If you are a local authority or organisation wishing to enquire about obtaining a license for your residents, please contact us at lme-enquires@shaw-trust.org.uk, where we will be happy to assist.

To see a list of current Local Authority & HSCP Licensees, click the button below.

View Licensees

Computer control software and apps

This section includes apps and software that provide alternative methods of computer input, such as one-handed or hand movements.

Some converts speech to text and completes the mouse click for the user. Others are used with switches to allows the switch/es to control mouse or keyboard functions (a switch interface required), or are used with a webcam to enable the user to control the mouse pointer on their computer screen by moving their head.

Sort by:
Cosmo Explore
An interactive therapy and learning system able to be used in therapy sessions and at home alike. Cosmo Explore is aimed at early years learners and t...
Add for comparison
Cosmo Excel
Cosmo Excel is an evidence-based and award-winning interactive therapy and learning system. It is made up of two parts: (a) a set of six smart, dynami...
Add for comparison
Feathertail is a wearable ergonomic mouse.
Add for comparison
Software designed to reduce the impact of hand tremors when using a computer mouse. Comprises: anti-tremor mouse filtering; removal of accidental mou...
Add for comparison
Open Sesame Touch Free Access App
Touch free access app. Once set up, the front facing camera tracks head movements. These are combined with the app's computer vision algorithms to cre...
Add for comparison
Look To Learn Software
Software package with 40 eye gaze games and activities designed for learning eye gaze technology. Comprises: range of activities designed to develop d...
Add for comparison
Dragger Mouse Click Emulator Screen Reader
Software to assist the user to click mouse buttons and perform drag or double click operations. Comprises: software monitors the pointer and clicks th...
Add for comparison
Dotkey Keyboard Alternative App
App designed to enable alternative keyboard control. Comprises: three 'keyboard' buttons; seven gesture types using taps or swipes of one or more fing...
Add for comparison
Biggy Cursor For Windows
Adapted cursor software. Comprises: choice of a range of large and animated cursors; includes cursors that point to the left; includes replacements fo...
Add for comparison
Need More Help?

Need More Help?

If you know that there is a certain product that will help you, feel free to browse through our online catalogue or use our search tool for specific product names. National retailers are listed against each product and you can click on their link to go directly to their website to order that product or contact the retailer for more information. Don't forget to tell them you found their information on our site.

If you are unsure about what you need why not try our AskSARA tool to narrow down your search by considering what areas of daily living you need help with.

If you would prefer to speak to someone for advice about daily living equipment, please contact our Helpline on 0300 999 0004.

Our experienced advisors will help you find the solution to your problem and can send you information on products that might help you, where you can buy equipment and other useful organisations that might be able to help you.

You can also post a question on the Youreable forum. it’s free to join the forum and the community is supportive and knowledgeable. The forum is an online community of and for disabled and older people and their families/carers.

Support us by donating

Need to speak to us?
back to top