Accessible Assistive Technology Tools App for Visual Impairement

Below is a list of free tools and apps which can be used by Visual impaired or blind in day to day life.

Tools App NameFunctionality
Non Visual Desktop Access (NVDA)A free screen reader to enable blind and vision impaired people to use computers.
System Access To GoScreen/ Desktop Reader
ThunderFamily of apps for blind or low vision people.
WebAnywhereWebAnywhere is a web-based screen reader for the web.
Books2burnTranslates text files into audio files (Apple AIFF format) which can later converted to mp3's or other formats by tools available in Internet.
GeorgiephoneGeorgiePhone is a family of apps for blind or low vision people.
MozbrailleFor blind or partially sighted users MozBraille an extension can transform Mozilla or Firefox to a accessible Internet browser.
Guide DotsProvided broader awareness of the world around them for visually impaired by using Facebook, Google Maps and other powerful crowd sourcing technology.
LechalGuiding Shoe - A simple and stylish pod to be put in your footwear which connects the app using Bluetooth and uses vibratory or haptic feedback to guide.
Ibrailler iBrailler Notes is an application created for blind people that allows them to write in braille on the iPhone and iPad.
Braille AppsIt allow IOS device to be turned in to braillewriter or help with the braille code.
Google NowSend Text without Typing App
BeMyEyesAn app that connects sighted helpers around the world via live video connection to blind and visually impaired people.
Google Talk backTalkBack is an accessibility service that helps blind and vision-impaired users interact with their devices.
Eyes Free ProjectMultiple Apps for Blind
Magnifier AppsMagnifier apps that are available for download that can be used to turn the iOS device into a magnifier.
Sound AppsSounds apps are beneficial to all students but can be especially great for students who are blind or visually impaired.
Vision AppsIOS Vision Apps