#MoveInMay: Everyone Needs to Move for National Physical Fitness Month

Writer: Tiffany Whisner, Coles Marketing Communications May is National Physical Fitness and Sports Month. It’s a great time to get moving and get committed to living a healthier and more active lifestyle! From the President’s Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition (PCFSN), according to the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS)’s Physical Activity […]

RESNA 2014 Annual Conference to be held in Indianapolis!

RESNA 2014 Annual Conference *Racing Towards Excellence in AT* is coming to Indianapolis!!    Wade Wingler, Director of Assistive Technology at Easter Seals Crossroads, is a RESNA member and has attended the RESNA conference many times in the past. “Getting together with other professionals in the field of assistive technology to share ideas, learn from one […]

Assistive Technology Expo

The PATINS Project is a state-wide technical assistance network “Promoting Achievement through Technology and INstruction for all Students.”  They provide a range of support services for impacting both the organizational capacity and professional capabilities of Indiana’s local educational agencies in serving students with unique learning needs.  These services include: Operation of the Indiana Center for […]

Volunteers Needed for Gadget Camp

Volunteers are needed for a week long camp held at Butler University for kids with disabilities.  The camp is for individuals 10-16 years of age who use augmentative and alternative communication devices or other assistive technology.  Gadget Camp provides kids who use assistive technology the opportunity to participate in exciting activities like fishing, arts and […]

Indiana Vision Expo

This year’s Indiana Vision Expo is brought to you by the Indiana Talking Book and Braille Library. It will focus on the world of art. In addition to displays by visually impaired artists and hands on demonstrations, our keynote speaker will be award winning blind artist John Bramblitt. The Expo will also feature our usual wide […]

Indiana Accessibility Partnership Projects

The Fair Housing Center of Central Indiana (FCHHI) announced earlier this spring their current project to help increase accessibility. The FCHHI partnered with Rebuilding Together Indianapolis, Back Home in Indiana Alliance, Servants at Work, CICOA, Easter Seals Crossroads, and accessABILITY. This past year the National Fair Housing Alliance (NFHA) awarded the FHCCI $100,000 in private […]