Link June 2017 Vol 26 Issue 3 - Page 14

products & services products & services everyone can play telling your story getting mobile The All Play app and website aims NGO Communications is a new The Tecla-e is a cloud connected to get involved in AFL and sport in not-for-profit and NGOs as provides users with control of to encourage kids of all abilities general. It’s based on the premise that when everyone can’t play it’s because of the attitudes of those involved and the structures and consultancy that aims to help they navigate an increasingly competitive funding environment. assistive technology device that their devices and environment. The brainchild of Canadian Head of Communications, Benjamin business Komodo OpenLab, Tecla Graham, said the key to the is for anyone who can’t easily use sustainability of NGOs is the quality a smartphone, tablet or computer, communication of what they can including those with limited upper- offer. “The long-term success of body mobility resulting from spinal an organisation rests on its ability cord injuries, multiple sclerosis, to define its point of difference, to ALS, muscular dystrophy, cerebral A joint initiative between the develop its brand, and to tell that palsy, brain injuries, or stroke.  Deakin Child Study Centre at brand’s story with conviction and Deakin University and the AFL, purpose so it stands out from the Tecla connects to accessibility it contains practical tips and crowd,” he said. switches (buttons, sip and puff) systems in place, not because of the abilities of kids. AllPlay targets these attitudes, structures and systems so that everyone can play and truly be part of the community. or wheelchairs and allows an strategies for coaches, parents and players, including special sections “Being able to clearly communicate individual to then wirelessly for specific disabilities such as how you are best placed to service interact with their iOS or Android autism. It can be downloaded from your client base is the difference devices, computer, internet- the AppStore or GooglePlay. between success and failure,” he enabled appliances hands-free. said. 12 products