Leka is designed for children with special needs, it is a toy designed to stimulate their motivation and help them learn and progress. Leka, is exceptional to stimulate social interaction.
The bot provides excellent results with children from 3 to 6 years old.
Leka aims to help children with neurodevelopmental disorders such as autism, ADHD, intellectual disorder, “dis” or other learning disabilities.
Its objective is to work on autonomy, communication, cognitive abilities, as well as fine and gross motor skills.
Leka brings benefits through her expressive face and allowing children to work through symbolisations, communications and emotions.
It also develops educational applications aimed at the specific needs of children, such as motor, cognitive, social and emotional disorders.
These applications can be used as: Multiplayer game: to be used with parents, therapists and siblings to motivate social interactions and foster family harmony. Autonomous play: they are used to help a child play for himself, create a sense of independence and control emotions, frustration and anxiety.
Leka plays music and sounds, portrays emotions, shows images or pictograms, lights up, moves and vibrates, and can speak with a programmed vocabulary.
Leka is available in colors: orange, blue, pink and green.
There are several partners working with Leka in Europe and the United States to develop the product, the special education school in France La Résidence Sociale, Autisme Ensemble 95, AFG Autisme.
Source: Leka, https://leka.io/