Many households are investing in dedicated games machines. With the development of more sophisticated graphics and more adult themes, their use is no longer limited to children and people with disabilities often have more time on their hands, particularly during periods of rehabilitation and convalescence.
Gameplay handsets, with their small and multiple joysticks and fiddly buttons, are extremely difficult for people who have poor motor control. Some off-the-shelf solutions are available at a relatively low cost but more specialist assessment services and equipment trials are often indicated. The technology expert will be able to make recommendations and referrals.