What is HelpTalk?
HelpTalk is directed at people who are unable to communicate fluently orally or through writing. They aim to offer a new way to overcome disabilities and to relieve any stress caused by communication difficulties. Hence, HelpTalk is a mobile application which presents the user with a set of icons, that when tapped, cause the device to speak the respective action. There are also options to have customizable profiles to fit your routine or you can choose from a public profile created by another user. This application is suited for any age and education level as it operates with images, making it a good tool for children.
How can HelpTalk help?
HelpTalk makes communicating in your daily life easier with the tap of a finger and with icons. It helps people who are unable to communicate in a traditional fashion to express their basic needs. With HelpTalk’s many features, users will be able to communicate through the use of icons-to-voice actions, with text-to-speech, and even communicate when they are in emergency situations through the click of an SOS button.