Our hearts go out to the people of Puerto Rico today, as they withstand the impact of Hurricane Maria. Yesterday, AT3 News and Tips received this wonderful story from Maria Miranda, Coordinator of the Puerto Rico Assistive Technology Program (PRATP)
Thanks to Christina Mills of Ability Tools for sharing her experience creating an accessible crib and with what happened when she first posted this article five years ago!
This is where disability networks shine. While the needs are daunting, this collaboration–years in the making–is launching online portals for matching assistive technology and durable medical equipment (DME) needs with the inventories of DME “reuse” programs.
According to a 2015 survey of individuals with disabilities, 46% of respondents describe their online job application experience as “difficult to impossible.”
Free AT webinars from around the web, compiled by the Accessible Technology Coalition. September’s list of free webinars is not overwhelming, for once. Pre-registration required for many.