Tue, Sep 10|
Introduction to Assistive Technology, Innovative Communication & Solutions for Modernizing Inclusive Employment
Who is It For? Employment Service Providers: Managers, Job Coaches, Job Developers, Employment Counsellors; Disability Support Workers, Occupational Therapists, and Employers
Date & Time
Sep 10, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
About The Webinar
This introductory webinar will provide an overview of supportive technologies and alternative communication tools available to organizations. Participants will gain an insight into digital and e-tools available to help modernize inclusive employment support, increase sustainable outcomes, and to enhance career development and capacity models.
Innovative technology solutions for person-centred skills support, accessibility, job training and more will be shared to introduce participants to a range of available resources, programs and processes to better equip people with disabilities to tap into their full potential, to achieve their life and career goals.
Presented by Kim Neale and Pete Bennett of Distinctability Ltd.
Kim Neale is a passionate, energetic advocate for inclusive employment, dedicated to supporting the empowerment of people with disabilities and other barriers to employment, discover, showcase and market their unique abilities and workplace value-proposition. She brings over 15 years of experience in training, employment skills coaching, job development, and most recently, supportive technology consulting.
Pete Bennett has been a leading light in the Educational Technology and eLearning field for over 20 years. Since 2017 Pete has been working in Assistive Technology in the Intellectual Disability and Autism sector and, along with Kim Neale, has developed a hunger to make a difference by helping organizations further modernize employment practices and support models.
September 10, 1:00 - 2:30 pm EST.
Registration is complimentary