Disability Employment Awareness Month Webinars

October 8, 2021

Our Atlantic Regional Office are hosting a series of webinars this October for Disability Employment Awareness Month with MentorAbility Atlantic Canada (new window).

Assistive Technology for the Workplace

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Join Neil Squire to learn about Assistive Technology! Neil Squire’s Charles Levasseur will discuss what assistive technology is, how to use it, and how to decide what AT may be best for the user. Discussions on the value of individual needs when recommending Assistive Technology and the one size fits all approach.

Date: October 13th, 2021
Time: 1:00 pm AT

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Productivity with Workplace Technology

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Join Neil Squire’s Charles Levasseur as he explains and demonstrates using assistive technology to increase productivity. Features explored will include dictation, read aloud, organization, and various tips and tricks to make better use of the technology you already have and are using.

Date: October 20th, 2021
Time: 1:00 pm AT

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Reflecting on the Value of Employment

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Join Courtney Cameron and Kelly Carrigan from Neil Squire for this session outlining the value of hiring persons with disabilities from a business perspective, and well as the outcomes created for individuals entering and maintaining employment. Individual experiences will be shared from the Neil Squire Working Together program to reflect on the value provided to employers and employees through employment.

Date: October 27th, 2021
Time: 1:00 pm AT

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