A National Conference on Autism & Employment

Bringing the Autism and Vocational Rehabilitation Communities Together What: Autism Works National Conference When: March 3-4, 2011 Where: Sheraton Westport Hotel, St. Louis, MO Why: The Autism Works National Conference is bringing these two powerful constituencies together to learn from each other and to improve employment opportunities for adults with autism. Topics Include: Understanding the […]

FREE Assistive Technology Conference, Hosted by the INDATA Project at Easter Seals Crossroads

What: A FREE assistive technology conference with more than 50 assistive technology vendors and more than 30 hours of educational sessions and presentations. When: July 29 and 30, 2010 Where: Indiana Convention Center, Indianapolis, Indiana Topics Include: Augmentative Communication Aging Employment Education Independent Living Policy and Implementation Recreation Research and Web Visit the INDATA website […]

ADA-Indiana: Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the ADA

What: 20th Anniversary of the ADA When: Monday, July 26, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. Where: Indianapolis Artsgarden Why: ADA-Indiana and the Indiana Governor’s Council for People with Disabilities are hosting the State Celebration for the 20th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Hoosiers from all over the State will gather in Indianapolis to join […]

New Readability Tool Built Into Safari 5

Readers, a new feature of Safari 5, removes visual distractions from Web pages.  These distractions can be difficult for people with cognitive disabilities or anyone that gets distracted by many advertisements and images strung along the outskirts of a webpage. Safari Reader removes advertisements and other visual distractions from online articles.  This enables the reader […]

Greenfield Girl’s Lemonade Stand Raises Over $1,000 for Charity

An eight-year old girl raised hundreds of dollars for a second year in a row selling lemonade for a good cause.  Anna Scott sold lemonade at her lemonade stand during her family’s garage sale this past weekend. Anna plans to split her money raised between Easter Seals Crossroads Autism Resource Center and her uncle recently […]

Gadget Camp- Hosted by INDATA and Easter Seals Crossroad Recap

What: Gadget Camp- an all-day, week-long camp for kids ages 10-16 that use augmentative communication devices. When: June 28- July 2, 2010 Where: Butler University, Indianapolis INDATA and Easter Seals Crossroads is proud to stay we have completed a successful week of Gadget Camp this past week with ten wonderful kids! Camp helped students to […]