Newspapers for the print disabled

The Association of Swedish Talking Newspapers in Finland (Finlands svenska taltidningsförening, FSTF) is a non-profit organization producing and distributing talking newspapers to swedishspeaking visually impaired and print disabled in Finland.

We produce nine newspapers with a total of 2.500 issues published every year, 3-7 days a week. The newspapers are produced with speech synthesis in DAISY 2.02-format with full audio and full text.

The distribution is done via internet and listeners can choose between different software or hardware players. We provide Pratsam Reader Web, Pratsam Reader (Windows) and Pratsam Download for everyone who can not read a printed newspaper.

We also provide the talking newspapers via DAISY Online.