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Volunteer Position: Computer Technician November 19, 2018

Volunteer Position: Computer Technician Location: Burnaby, British Columbia Purpose To work with donated computers to refurbish them for the homes of people with physical disabilities.In partnership with the program coordinator, the Computer Technicians troubleshoot computer systems that aren’t working, build computers from parts, and load them with an appropriate operating system and hardware. Computer Technicians […]

Volunteer Position: Computer Tutor November 19, 2018

Volunteer Position: Computer Tutor Purpose To work with program participants on computer learning activities.In partnership with participants and the program coordinator/instructor, the Computer Tutor strives to increase each participant’s level of comfort and independence with computer technology. Computer Tutors work within the Computer Comfort under the Program Coordinator. Responsibilities Assist participants with computer learning activities Answer participants’ […]

Left to Right: The Honourable Shane Simpson; Janet Rutledge, MLA Burnaby North; Gary Birch, Executive Director of Neil Squire Society; Raj Chouhan, MLA Burnaby North; Katrina Chen, MLA Burnaby-Lougheed.

November 16, 2018 Investment in Workplace Technology Helps People with Disabilities

On Thursday, November 15th, we had the pleasure of hosting the Honourable Shane Simpson (new window), Minister of Social Development and Poverty Reduction; Burnaby MLA‘s, Katrina Chen (new window), Raj Chouhan (new window), and Janet Routledge (new window); and Presidents Group (new window) member Paul Welsh (new window), Managing Partner at NATIONAL PR (new window). […]

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November 8, 2018 Seeing AI

Today we’re going to look at an app that’s designed to narrate the outside world to individuals with low or no vision. This free app provides accurate audio descriptions of the outside world, using an abundance of features to simulate sight, backed by human-like intelligence.

Facebook Live Event

November 8, 2018 Facebook Live

Tune into Neil Squire Society’s Facebook Live event at 10:30am PST on November 15th to find out how we are changing lives One Technology at a Time.

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