DPS Students who may have disabilities or challenges accessing documents, websites, or leaning materials can find free assistance with software and web-based products. More extensive hardware and software solutions can be made available through NY State resources if financially eligible (always worth investigating). Free assistance navigating these services or learning about assistive technologies can be obtained through resources known by DPS faculty as well. Below are some popular links to help you get started and are by no means a complete list of resources. Free tool list at bottom and growing...

Teach Yourself AT

Modify a Computer/Tablet

Text Readers

Electronic Books

Writing Tools


Math Tools

iPad Links

Free Apps (more coming)

  • Google Docs - Google Add-ons (many useful extensions)
  • AccessApps - a free resource of selected applications bundled together to provide productivity tools as well as accessibility and accommodation tools for students with disabilities. includes a huge selection of applications