The Switch

Whatever your ability there is a way to control your smart phone using HouseMate 5S

Control any App, Look at pictures, Take a photo, Watch YouTube, Turn on your lights, Play music, Browse the Internet, Send and receive SMS, Answer and make calls, Control your TV, Activate an alarm.

Connect your switch

You can operate HouseMate with it’s built-in switch or you can connect up to five external switches. For joystick users interface cables are available for popular wheelchair controls.

Launch the app

HouseMate is compatible with both iOS and Android devices. Pressing your switch starts the scanning on the screen. Launch the HouseMate app to begin environmental control.

Control your house

The app uses symbols to represent the appliances in your house. When you choose a symbol the control box transmits the corresponding InfraRed or Radio signal.

Switch control

There are literally dozens of accessibility switches available from a.t. companies today, each designed with a particular disability in mind. All of these are compatible with HouseMate. Buddy buttons, Sip & Puff controls, Proximity switches, etc. can all be used to control your device.

Joystick control

Imagine the convenience of being able to use your own wheelchair joystick to control your phone. Well, depending on the brand of electronics in your chair, now you can! Simply switch from driving mode to

external access and, hey presto, your joystick is now controlling your phone.

Other access methods

As well as using your phone’s touch screen the Apps can be controlled with other input devices such as AbleNet’s Blue2, our own Point-It! joysticks and even Eye-Tracking devices. In this case HouseMate acts as a hub for controlling the devices in your home.

The App

iOS or Android ? Housemate is compatible with both. You choose.

HouseMate Home Control

HouseMate is compatible with iOS Switch Control and Apple HomeKit technology.


HouseMate works in conjunction with the ClickToPhone app, giving switch and

joystick users full access to Android devices.

The Control Box

Three devices for the price of one. IR blaster, Smart-home hub and Radio alarm.

Learnable Remote Control

HouseMate’s powerful transmitter beams in every direction and it’s a breeze to record signals from other TV controls and remotes. If you don’t have a remote to hand you can even download signals from your smart-phone.

SmartHome controller

Z-Wave and EasyWave are wireless technologies used extensively in house automation. Sockets, lights, door openers and other appliances can be controlled directly from HouseMate’s internal transmitter.

Radio alarm

HouseMate can be fitted with a radio alarm that can be activated at any time regardless of whether your smart-phone is switched on or not. This signal can trigger a pager or a bell.

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HouseMate 5S

  • Brand: Housemate
  • Product Code: HouseMate 5S
  • Availability: In Stock
  • $2,339.10

  • Ex Tax: $2,070.00

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