Louise provides the following features currently available through the SimpliHere app:
- Communicate: Activate a one-click menu allowing to communicate basic needs in a single click both in-person and remotely;
- Contact Providers: Access care circle of selected individuals to streamline communication within families;
- Find Equipment: Ask for specific equipment and other products available for purchase or borrow to assist in daily living;
- Connect with a Community: Ask to find the right community or forum with other patients and caregivers facing the same challenges;
- Get ALS News: Ask for on-demand ALS-related news, information on clinical trials and other research milestones;
- Voice Bank Tools: Search for leading tools available to preserve patients’ voices to be later used with speech generating devices such as VocalID, Project ReVoice and Model Talk
Louise is a voice-activated personal assistant that integrates into SimpliHere’s interface providing augmentative and alternative communication assistance.