Support throughout the day
Managing course schedules (including exam dates, labs, etc.) and returning from breaks on time were cited by adults with special needs going to college or working on a job. Identifor created the “Companion” app to help teens and adults address these challenges … and many more
The Companion app is a 24/7 personalized aide for teens and adults with special needs. It uses Abby – our artificial intelligence avatar – to have real back-and-forth conversations with the user. Through the Companion app, Abby will:
Answers questions (e.g., how to address difficult situations at work, etc.)
Provide all kinds of reminders – wake up, bed time, medications, classes, breaks, laundry, etc. If you can image the need, Abby can remind you of it.
Alert you of expected weather … and what clothes/accessories you may need as a result.
Provide navigation help … walking/driving directions, public transit, and even get you an Uber.
Show you how to do things (e.g., make tacos, do laundry, etc.).
Gets to know you, your needs and routines.