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"Appy Hour": Apps that Support Independence for Vision Loss Live Stream (PACER Center)


This workshop will provide an overview of apps that support independence for individuals who are blind or who have low vision. Apps will address accessing text, daily living, and navigation for school, work, or home.

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 - 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. CST

This workshop will offer a one-hour overview of mobile apps that support increased independence for youth or adults who are blind or vision impaired. The presentation will include apps for use on smartphones and tablets that use both Apple and Android operating systems. Apps will be demonstrated in these key areas:

  • Accessing print and digital text
  • Listening to audiobooks
  • Object identification
  • Navigation
  • Transportation

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