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Technology Workshop: Introduction to Android Accessibility - Toronto

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CNIB Community Hub
1525 Yonge Street
Toronto ON M4T 1Z2
Canada

This is a four-part series of group sessions that will help guide participants through the basics of using Android devices, as well as understanding and using the built-in accessibility features. It is recommended that participants take all sessions, but participants can choose the sessions best suited for their needs. The following topics will be covered in each session:

  • Session 1 – Thursday, September 12: Basic accessibility features available on Android and other general information
  • Session 2 – Thursday, September 26: Advanced accessibility features for people with low vision 
  • Session 3 – Thursday, October 3: Advanced accessibility features for people with total vision loss (e.g. screen reader, TalkBack, Google Assistant)
  • Session 4 – Thursday, October 10: Google Assistant voice control features for all vision types

It is recommended that participants take all sessions, but participants can choose the sessions best suited for their needs.

Registration required. To register for this program, please contact Shane Laurinitus, Program Lead, Accessibility Technology, at 416-486-2500 ext. 7459 or email tsf.tech@cnib.ca.

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