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Telephone equipment for people with disabilities and those who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Blind or Visually Impaired
The New Hampshire Telecommunications Equipment Assistance Program provides specialized telephone equipment to make communication easy for friends and loved ones who have difficulty using standard telephones.
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Creating a Tactile Language We honor Braille Literacy and Louise Braille, Braille creator, each year in the month of January. Mr. Braille lost his sight when...
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This workshop will focus on using browsers & navigation keys for the PC. To register, please contact Stephanie Hurd, Assistive Technology & Activity Specialist, and include "Tech Workshop" in the… read more Tech Group Workshop: Website Navigation (Beginner)
Going to restaurants and meetings in which inaccessible documents are handed out can be very frustrating for someone with a vision impairment. With the free Seeing AI app by Microsoft,… read more Assistive Tech Lab: Creating A Portable Scan and Read Station for Seeing AI and KNFB reader
No Braille experience necessary. Whether you have a Braille writer or need a slate and stylus, we will walk you through how to make your own Braille Valentines! Participants will… read more Braille Valentine’s and Secret Valentine Exchange – Youth Adventures
We will work on layout options, choosing a theme, adding slides, inserting media, and making a powerpoint that is accessible. We’ll also learn how to navigate through existing powerpoints. To… read more Tech Group Workshop: Creating and Accessing PowerPoints
It’s more than watching endless videos! We’ll cover how to create your own Youtube channel and adding content. We’ll answer the question of “Should I go Youtube Live”? How to… read more Tech Group Workshop: YouTube Tuesday
The focus of this training workshop will be on the accessibility features of the Apple desktop or laptop. This training workshop will be on Zoom and is geared for individuals… read more Tech Training (for 55+): Maximizing the Mac for Low Vision Accessibility
Join us as we talk with Amanda Kaplan, who has been a bartender at such establishments as the Elks Club and Round About Diner in Portsmouth. She will share about… read more Keeping Your Spirits Up – Adult Activity
This tablet is a very cost effective and a viable option to enjoy numerous tech features and apps. So, what can it do? We’ll cover its accessibility, Voice View, and… read more Tech Group Workshop: Amazon Fire Tablet
Baking is back! Join us as we walk through how to bake homemade brownies with frosting. Participants are sent an ingredients list ahead of time. For more information about this… read more Frosted Brownie Baking Event – Youth Adventures
Chef Michael is back! Join us in baking his recipe for a tasty chili to fight off the blustery winds of March paired with a warm comforting cornbread. Participants will… read more Cooking Chili with Chef Michael
Using Braille on business cards or bookmarks continues to be challenging due to limited space. In addition, many individuals don’t have access to braille equipment or have the time to… read more Assistive Tech Lab: Using QR Codes and NFC Stickers and How to Make Them Both Accessible
Yes, participants will design their very own TV comedy show; decide on a title, plot, main characters, and wardrobe. Then we will run through this improv episode and perform it… read more You Create the TV Show! – Youth Adventures
First, you’ll need to consider the product you wish to create. Learn how to trim videos and import media into iMovie. We’ll cover titling your project, ordering multiple videos for… read more Tech Group Workshop: Editing videos and creating projects using iMovie (for iOS)
We will review the characteristics of an accessible PDF, including Adobe Reader and its accessible features accessible set up assistant, changing settings, saving as a text document and keyboard alternatives… read more Tech Group Workshop: Accessing and filling out PDFs