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SKYWORKS 2019: AUDIO DESCRIBED EVENT – PERTH

DADAA will be at Skyworks 2019 for the third year in a row. We will be providing an Audio Described service for people who are blind or vision-impaired. Audio Description will be provided live, as the action happens. An Auslan Interpreter service will also be offered....

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December Issue of Link Magazine now available

Click on the link below to access this informative magazine.  Be sure to save this link to your favourites or subscribe to the magazine - it's free and has so much useful information to read. http://linkonline.com.au/

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Learn to Code! Blind kids learn to code with new Ballyland app

Learn to Code! Blind kids learn to code with new Ballyland app Ballyland Code 1: Say Hello is  the first ever app  for iPad that introduces blind and visually impaired kids (5+) to computational thinking and coding. The app uses Audio Based Coding©. Get it now!  ...

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pawesome Teenager’s Guide Dog Mobility Program

  Reminder, about our pawesome Teenager's Guide Dog Mobility Program Wednesday 11th and 12th December 2018. If you have an interest in using a Guide Dog as your mobility aid at some point in the future, then this program is for you. Click here to download a...

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Modifying Charts for Students with Visual Impairments

Another fabulous resource, accessed on the Paths to Literacy website, which is designed for use by educators but most parents/carers would also find this very useful. Charts are often inaccessible to a student with visual impairments.  This page offers some practical...

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Stories for Beginning Braille Readers

Stories for Beginning Braille Readers by Ann Gelles This series of stories was created to help Braille students focus on the alphabet characters and contractions before introducing them to more complex Braille signs. Alphabet exclusive contractions include n for not,...

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Digital stories about inclusion – ILC grant program

What’s my Story? Digital stories about inclusion are five stories about people with a disability who share their experiences about inclusion in employment, education, sport, creative and community activities.  These stories form part of the Inclusion Ready project to...

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