What is Assistive Technology? How can it be a support for employment? Where do I start?
Answering these questions and many more questions about Assistive Technology (AT) is the focus of this unique training opportunity. This four-hour training will include the fundamentals of AT and Assessment, as well as provide a hands-on demonstration of over 25 devices that may support individuals with disabilities in their employment journey.
Participants will leave with…Continue
Added by Kim Karwal on September 26, 2018 at 1:46pm — No Comments
The Easterseals Iowa Assistive Technology Program has several services to support Iowans with disabilities in trialing and obtaining Assistive Technology.
Demonstration Center : The Demonstration Center, located at Easterseals Camp Sunnyside, showcases different types of assistive technologies. To schedule an appointment to tour the Demonstration Center or connect with team members email…Continue
Added by Kim Karwal on September 20, 2018 at 10:14am — No Comments
The weather is beautiful and there are many reasons to be outside! Check out the Easterseals Iowa Assistive Technology Center Lending Library inventory for some fun outdoor recreational activities to connect with other and make new friends!
The Octaband is an interactive device designed to help participants to make connections through movement. The stretchy nylon-spandex material helps to promote group interaction, increase self-awareness, and encourage fun! This is a great option…Continue
Added by Kim Karwal on September 12, 2018 at 11:13am — No Comments
Summer is slowly coming to an end. With busy months ahead for parents and children, consider reaching out to the Easter Seals Iowa Assistive Technology Program for discussion on organization and planning needs. A booklet is available that provides an overview on organization and other supports titled Solutions: Assistive Technology for People with Brain Injury is available at …Continue
Added by Kim Karwal on September 5, 2018 at 3:10pm — No Comments