Living made easy's Communication section provides free impartial information on the wide range of equipment available to help with writing, hearing, vision, using the telephone or computer and speech. The equipment shown here may be physical tools, such as adapted pens, or computer software and hardware (information and communication technology - ICT).

This section includes advice about a range of products from magnifiers to conversation amplifiers for use with a hearing aid. Advice is given on each group of products such as the functions and features you may wish to consider before obtaining this equipment. Links to relevant sources of further information such as helplines and websites are also provided.

Included alongside information on individual products are supplier details with direct links to the supplier's product page. When available we also feature product videos and manuals.