Description

Proloquo2Go is an award-winning symbol-based communication app that gives a voice to those who cannot speak. Over 200,000 people already use this AAC app as a powerful tool for expressing themselves and increasing their communication skills and language development. Its innovative features let users, parents, teachers and therapists quickly personalize the app.

Proloquo2Go is an AAC (Augmentative and Alternative Communication) app used by people with autism, Down syndrome, cerebral palsy and other diagnoses. It is available in English, Spanish, French, and Dutch for iPad, iPhone, iPod touch and Apple Watch.

“Users can open Proloquo2Go and begin to use it for effective communication immediately” – Susan Berkowitz, MS-SLP, AAC Consultant.

Feature highlights

• Crescendo™, a complete research-based core word vocabulary with 10,000+ fringe words

• Quickly and easily customisable – everything from the vocabulary to the appearance

• Designed for a range of fine-motor and visual skills with options like 23 pre-programmed grid sizes

• Use your regional vocabulary and accent with Australian, British and American English, European and Canadian French, Castilian and American Spanish, and Dutch and Flemish. The app also supports bilingual use, and you can even switch languages mid-sentence

• 100 natural-sounding free voices across all languages, including children’s voices

Research-based

Proloquo2Go puts the user’s development first with features based on clinical knowledge and user research. Studies show that just 200-400 words make up 80% of what we say – known as core words. Combined with best practices like modeling, teaching core words has been shown to grow language and communication skills. Our Crescendo™ vocabulary is based on this insight and puts core words front and center for easy access.

Grows communication skills

Proloquo2Go is one of the few AAC apps designed to support all users, from beginning to advanced. This lets someone develop from single words to full grammatical sentences in the same app. With over 10,000 words available, there’s no limit on what you can say. Our Progressive Language feature reveals words step by step. This helps communicators learn words and their location as their vocabulary gradually grows.

Research has shown that consistent placement of objects supports easy recognition, known as motor planning. With this in mind, Proloquo2Go's thematic templates keep core words in the same places throughout the vocabulary. This helps communicators by reducing time wasted trying to find words.

Easy customisation and accessibility

Buttons, pages, navigation and access - the whole app is customisable. With just a few taps, you can make it suit both vocabulary and accessibility needs. For the most important things, you can add your own buttons. The app comes with more than 25,000 symbols for new words – but you can use your own photos too. Accessibility settings support scanning and Apple’s VoiceOver, for users with fine-motor challenges and vision impairments. These make the app work with how you’re comfortable using it.

Comprehensive support

We’re there for you every step of the way. Help articles in the app are there whenever you need them. New to AAC? Our website has background resources in the Learn AAC section, and the AssistiveWare Core Word Classroom includes activities for teaching AAC effectively. You can also connect directly with our AAC community on our Facebook groups. If you have any questions, our support team is available 7 days a week, and is happy to help.

Discounts available with Apple’s educational Volume Purchase Program – 50% off on 20 licenses or more. Joan Bruno’s Gateway to Language & Learning© vocabulary is available as in-app purchase (English only).

What’s New

Version 6.1.2

This version introduces bug fixes. Thanks for using our app!

Ratings and Reviews

4.7 out of 5
640 Ratings

640 Ratings

Hayden_rocks ,

Autism communication

Best investment.
Have a child with no speech or limited speech, this program has helped my non verbal son to speak, spell, communicate and more. He was non verbal, frustrated with people persisting he use pecs cards to communicate. He immediately engaged with this and hearing vocabulary it wasn’t long and he was imitating words as he himself explored the program.
Thank you to the creator.

Developer Response ,

Hi Hayden_rocks, thank you so much for your positive review of Proloquo2Go and reaching out to share about your son's experience and progress in his communication. Testimonies like yours keep us motivated to help families even more. They also encourage other families to explore AAC options and know that help is out there. If you have not done so already, please feel free to look at our Proloquo2Go Help section (www.assistiveware.com/support/proloquo2go) and Learn AAC section (www.assistiveware.com/learn-aac) for helpful information on using the app and implementing AAC into your daily family life. Please feel free to email our team at support@assistiveware.com if you ever have questions about the app or are looking for AAC resources. As many of our team members are parents of children that use Proloquo2Go, we are always here to offer a helping hand to parents on their AAC journey. :-)

Dazzleds ,

Calendar function

A Great communication app that would be even better with a calendar functionality

Developer Response ,

Hi Dazzleds, thank you for the positive review and compliment! While we have considered adding calendar functionality to Proloquo2Go, currently we are focusing on AAC functionality for the app. We suggest that you do a search on the App Store for scheduling apps and see if there are any that may meet your needs. Please also know that iOS includes an easy to use Calendar app that some Proloquo2Go users also utilize. If you have any other feature requests or have any questions about Proloquo2Go, please free to email our team at support@assistiveware.com. :-)

Zazafififietas ,

Proloquo2Go

App is very expensive and not as well developed
Not satisfied with the application considering the price it’s market for.
Not enough options with the picture cards.
No flexibility in where parents unable to take specific picture to be incorporated into the application to help child/children learn to communicate specifically

Developer Response ,

Hi Zazafififietas, we are very sorry to hear about your disappointment and frustration with Proloquo2Go. Please know that we are here to support you in your use of the app and on your journey with AAC. If you have not done so already, please check out this article on getting started with Proloquo2Go (http://www.assistiveware.com/are-you-new-proloquo2go-start-here) as it provides a roadmap for using, customizing, and learning about AAC. In addition, as Proloquo2Go is fully customizable (including the ability to add photos to buttons), you may also want to check out our full line of resources (http://www.assistiveware.com/product/proloquo2go/resources), which includes e-Learning videos, Manuals, PDF Tutorials, and FAQs, to help people with the app. Our support team is also here to help you seven days a week. As many of our team members have family members that use Proloquo2Go, we understand the experiences and difficulties many people go through when helping someone with their communication. If you have any questions or would like to discuss Proloquo2Go further, please email us at support@assistiveware.com. We are always happy to offer support to parents, professionals and people who use AAC. :-)

Information

Seller
AssistiveWare B.V.
Size
951 MB
Category
Education
Compatibility

Requires iOS 11.4 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.

Languages

English, Dutch, French, Spanish

Age Rating
Rated 4+
Copyright
© 2008-2019 AssistiveWare
Price
$399.99
In-App Purchases
  1. Gateway to Language & Learning© $229.99

Supports

  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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