Tuesday, September 5, 2006

Independent living aids, inc. and SoundBytes Announce Last Minute Holiday Gift Ideas

Independent living aids, inc. and SoundBytes Announce Last Minute Holiday Gift Ideas

Ila and SoundBytes offer a variety of independent living aids that make excellent gifts.

Jericho, NY (PRWEB) December 12, 2007

The time is coming near, but shoppers can avoid the stress of last minute holiday shopping by visiting http://www. independentliving. com (http://www. independentliving. com) and http://www. soundbytes. com (http://www. soundbytes. com). independent living aids, inc. the oldest privately-held, mail-order company in the United States of products for individuals who are visually impaired or blind and SoundBytes, their division specializing in products for those who are deaf and hard of hearing, today have announced their list of last minute gift suggestions for this year's holiday season.

"We know shopping at this time of year for parents, grandparents and other loved ones is a major challenge," says Michael Abramowitz, Managing Director of SoundBytes, "Providing some guidance and ideas should hopefully help those who are still searching for that perfect gift."

Gift ideas include:

COMPLY WHOOMP! EAR BUD ENHANCERS (HED064) $19.95. These noise-canceling ear bud enhancers offer great bass, great comfort and a great fit. Sounds are enhanced and unwanted noise is reduced. They clip over the ear bud headset included with iPod and other audio devices.

DELUXE TALKING MICROWAVE BY HAMILTON BEACH (756800) $139.95. Finally a factory manufactured talking microwave that a blind user has declared, "It is really easy to use." A notched knob guides the user to setting the cook time and when you push a button on it, asks you to set the minutes and then the seconds.

SONIC BOMB! AND SWEETHEART ALARM CLOCKS WITH BEDSHAKERS (SA802, SA605) $42.95. Designed specifically for girls or boys of all ages, these clocks feature a loud 113db alarm and a pillow shaker to wake those you love.

VIBRATING AND TALKING TRAVEL ALARM CLOCK (756013) $19.95. This petite, battery powered travel alarm clock has a talking function and both an audible and vibration alarm. It speaks all setting functions, plus the time, day, date, month and year in a loud male voice. Includes a countdown timer.

CLARITY C120 WIRELESS TV AMPLIFIER (011440) $129.95. Featuring Clarity® Power™ technology and 50 dB of amplification, the C120 TV Amplifier will help you to hear the television clearly and comfortably without disturbing others.

LADY'S AND MAN'S LOW VISION TALKING WATCHES (314140, 313140) $39.95. Stylish watches with a two-toned gold and silver case and band. These talking watch offer a clear voice, and voice feedback setting. One button 'Simply Talking' watch simply talks, without confusing buttons or settings, and the setting buttons are recessed to avoid accidental resetting. The classic face is high-contrast black numbers on a white background, with bold black hands.

About independent living aids, inc. (ila)
Based in New York, ila is the oldest privately-held, mail-order company in the United States of products for individuals who are visually impaired or blind. Over thirty years of providing essential aids with superb service has made ila a trusted source of products for the blind and visually impaired.

About SoundBytes
Soundbytes is a catalog, web and retail-based division of independent living aids, inc., specializing in providing assistive hearing equipment for Deaf and Hard of Hearing individuals and the agencies that serve them. In addition, they assist businesses with ADA compliance. SoundBytes offers amplified telephones, TTYs, FM systems, household notification systems, hearing aid batteries, maintenance equipment, and other assistive living and communication products.

Contact:
Michael Abramowitz
Independent living aids, inc. / SoundBytes

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