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Training on Apps and Accessibility for Vision Loss : A Handout

iPad zoom controllerIPAT was recently asked to give a hands-on workshop to the North Dakota Vision Rehabilitation Specialists in the area of apps for vision and accessibility for the iPad/iPhone. Participants learned about apps that do everything from recognizing products to those that speak text aloud from a photograph. They learned about the great capacity that Apple Mobile products have right out of the box to provide full accessibility for vision loss.

For this training, I also put together a handout to help guide us through the presentation, provide basic accessibility instructions, and give links to the products discussed. I thought this might be a useful tool for others, as well.  Please click here if you would like to download the document.  Please contact us if you have any questions or would like a similar workshop for your group!

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5 Comments on “Training on Apps and Accessibility for Vision Loss : A Handout”

  • SW July 9th, 2015 12:35 pm

    Wow! Awesome Resource, Thanks!

  • Intech July 26th, 2015 8:34 pm

    That’s amazing! You are the best!

  • IPAT July 27th, 2015 8:17 am

    You are welcome, Helen!

  • Tim McIsaac July 30th, 2015 11:03 am

    Great articale, but noticed you didn’t include any orientational/navigational apps and there are some excellent ones out there.

  • IPAT August 17th, 2015 9:58 am

    Hi Tim! Which orientation/navigation apps do prefer?