Matthew Perkins

Matthew Perkins

  • Age: 28
  • Media use at home – Type: Personal computer, Smartphone
  • Media use at home – Frequency: ★★★★★
  • Current use assistive technology: Text-To-Speech Sprint
  • Diagnose: Intellectual disability

Matthew lives in Birmingham, England, with his wife. He has Down syndrome and attended a regular school where he adopted an adapted curriculum. Matthew has difficulty reading due to impaired eyesight, but he is currently employed in an office where he is in charge of the typesetting of catalogues and brochures.

Capacities to support

Matthew has problems with readng due to poor eyesight.

Advice for Assistive Technology: