Leader Dogs for the Blind

Leader Dogs for the Blind is an organization that focuses on providing dog guides to people who are blind and visually impaired to enhance their mobility, independence, and quality of life.  Leader Dogs for the Blind has expanded its services to provide other programs to enhance a person’s independence and quality of life in other […]

Adaptive Programs: Carmel Clay Parks and Recreation

What are Adaptive/Inclusion Programs? Adaptive programs are exclusively offered to individuals with special needs through the Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation. The adaptive programs target all ages and are designed to meet the leisure needs and interests of individuals with special needs. The instructor to participant ratio is appropriate to accommodate the needs of the […]

The National Rehabilitation Association Presents: “New Strategies for Accomplishing the Rehabilitation Mission”

A Training Conference Hosted by: Metropolitan New York Chapter of the National Rehabilitation Association, INC. & New York University Topics Include: Employment Diversity Asperger Syndrome Counselor Wellness Veterans Mental Health Ethics Update Ex-Offenders and Substance Abuse Career Options of Rehab Professionals The conference will be held July 18th, 19th, & 20th at the New York […]

Ms. Wheelchair Indiana 2010

Noblesville’s Joey Alise Murello Crowned People On Wheels’ Ms. Wheelchair Indiana 2010 Presented by Helmer, Inc. Noblesville native Joey Alise Murello, was crowned People On Wheels’ Ms. Wheelchair Indiana 2010 at Indianapolis Museum of Art ceremonies in support of Disability Awareness Month, on Saturday, March 6th. The event is a People On Wheels outreach to […]

accessABILITY: Senior Technology Fair

WHAT: Senior Technology Fair WHERE: To be held at the American Legion, located at: 8725 E. 38th Street WHEN: Date: June 18, 2010 Time: 1:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m. See the newest most innovative technology for legally blind and totally blind seniors. Learn how accessABILITY and other community partners can help make your life more independent. […]

Accessibility Webinars from EASI

Equal Access to Software and Information (EASI) offers free 1 hour presentations on accessibility topics.  These topics cover a wide variety of assistive technology tools.  For example, on June 22, Robert Beach from Kansas City College will give a demonstration DAISY players.  EASI also has fee-based webinars with more detailed presentations on content for the web that […]