Using technology to navigate independently (Ashfield Workshop)

Details

Date 16 Jan 2019

Time 09:00 AM

Contact

Address Vision Australia Ashfield, 224 Liverpool Rd, Ashfield , New South Wales

Phone 0417 580 520

Overview

Equip yourself with the navigation and orientation skills to be independent within the community. This 90 minute, 1:1 workshop with a Vision Australia Orientation & Mobility specialist will develop your mobility skills, confidence and independence using the SoundScape GPS app.

This workshop will cover:

  • Searching for and planning your route on the SoundScape GPS app
  • Getting yourself back on track when you’re disorientated
  • Using SoundScape GPS app features
  • Navigating confidently within shopping centres

Cost

  • NDIS: From the NDIS Support Category: Improved Daily Living - Capacity Building (CB) Daily Activities. Vision Australia follows the NDIS Price Guide stipulated hourly rate.
  • My Aged Care: From the My Aged Care ‘Specialised Services Vision’ referral type.

Prerequisite knowledge

  • Proficiency with iPhone/iPad accessibility features including VoiceOver and Zoom. Training in iPhone/iPad accessibility features is also available with Vision Australia.

When: Wednesday, 16 January 2019

Where: Vision Australia Ashfield, 224 Liverpool Rd, Ashfield

For more information or to register, contact the Sydney Inner West & West team
Phone: 0417 580 520
Email: sydneyinnerwestandwest@visionaustralia.org