Free Webinar on NVDA Screen-Reader

WHAT: Free webinar on the NVDA Screen Reader PRESENTER: Mat Mirabella, Secretary and Co-Founder of NV Access WHEN: Wednesday, March 3rd, 4 p.m. Eastern Time NVDA is a free, downloadable screen reader from the Windows operating system.  Out of those that use screen reading software on their computer, 8% use NVDA. NV Access, the Australian […]

Finding Job Accommodations with JAN

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 […]

Indiana Assistive Technology Conference

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’s Services for People with Disabilities

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 – Public Transportation Meetings

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 […]