What is Environmental Control Unit?
Environmental control unit (ECU) permits remote control of electronic devices for the individuals surroundings such as their home temperature and entertainment systems. This allows a person to turn on or off lights, a radio or television, and use a phone and or unlock a door from a remote or other room location. Any part of the person’s environment can be controlled depending upon the system’s complexity.
Home Automation/Environmental Control/
Electronic Aids for Daily Living (EADL)
Options using Cell phone
Home Runner RBI
Indigo (Mac-based x10)
Environmental Control Units for quadriplegic and Physically Disabled
AAC with ECU
Glen – Assistive Technology (from YouTube)
Glen is showing how to use the Environmental Control options from his Augmentative and Alternative Communication device.