Address details

Down Syndrome NSW
Level 6/410 Church St, North Parramatta
9am-5pm Monday - Thursday
T: 9841 444

Tuesday, 16 August 2011

Ability Technology – regional information sessions

These sessions will cover technology for personal independence. Modern technology has much to offer people with a disability, to increase their independence, productivity and connectedness.
Key frontiers are:
  • Telephones – mobile and landline
  • Portable Devices – such as iPads, iPods and similar devices
  • Home Control – options for controlling TV, lights, doors, air conditioning, etc
Wednesday SEPTEMBER 14: BEGA
Auswide Projects, Mimosa Room, 163 Auckland Street, Bega

Wagga RSL Club, Mirage Room, Dobbs Street, Wagga Wagga

Training seminar 3:00 – 4:00 pm
This is aimed at therapists and others who work with people with a disability. The seminar will cover issues and options when people seek funding for personal independence technology. There will be a small cost of $20 for attendance.

Public workshop 4:30 – 5:30 pm
This is open to all. Ability Technology will describe and demonstrate a range of new technology options that increase independence, productivity and connectedness.

A very limited number of preliminary assessments / trials of equipment will also be available, for those who book and on first-in basis, at times and venues to be negotiated. Background information must be provided in advance.


Contact Ability Technology for more information and bookings:
Phone: 02-9907-9736    Fax: 02 9907-9599
Mail: 29 Frenchs Forest Rd Seaforth 2092

Source:  IDEAS E-Bulletin Issue 23, July 2011

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