JAN (The Job Accommodation Network) is a program dedicated to finding solutions for people with disabilities in the workplace. They are one of many services provided by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy. There are several ways JAN can help improve job efficiency. Consultants trained in specialized fields (such as rehabilitation […]
WHAT: Statewide Assistive Technology Conference hosted by the INDATA Project at Easter Seals Crossroads WHEN: July 29 and 30, 2010 WHERE: Indiana Convention Center, 100 S Captiol Ave, Indianapolis IN Who should attend: Professionals in technology, students, parents, k-12 teachers and college professors, case managers, family advocates, Vocational Rehabilitation counselors, physicians, nurses, and others who […]
AT&T, one of the largest telephone, internet and cable businesses in the world, has been adding disability information into their website to better serve their customers. Here are a few interesting features from AT&T that you might not have known about: White and Yellow Pages on CD-ROM: For those who prefer an electronic version of […]
Indy Connect calls themselves “Central Indiana’s Transportation Initiative” because they are striving to provide useful public transportation for the city of Indianapolis. For some, driving a car is the preferred way to get around town. However, many people (probably more than you think) do not have that option because they either can’t afford it or […]
To access Closed Captioning, roll your pointer over the arrow in the lower right corner of the video and click on the “CC”. You can also learn about accessing the INDATA Loan Library in this blog post.
WHAT: The Indianapolis Resource Center for Independent Living (IRCIL) Senior Technology Fair WHERE: Indianapolis Senior Center, 708 E. Michigan St., Indianapolis IN DATE: March 25, 2010 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. See the newest most innovative technology for legally blind and totally blind seniors Learn how IRCIL can help make your life more independent […]