Assistive Technology

Jim and Isabelle

Jim & Isabelle’s Story

June 23, 2017

Over 48 hours in January of 2017, Inventors, Creators, Hackers, and Change Makers came together in Vancouver to build open source assistive technologies for people with disabilities. This is Jim & Isabelle’s story.

father_daughter

LipSync Update: Stateside Buildathons

June 22, 2017

We hadn’t done a Buildathon in the United States yet. So why not do two of them on the same day in opposite ends of the country? That’s what we did Sunday, as part of the Nation of Makers’ Week of Making, with Buildathons in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Seattle, Washington.

19030337_1515144191841090_3615717012097441295_n

LipSync Update: Vancouver Mini Maker Faire

June 15, 2017

Before heading out for a number of events on the road for the last few weeks of June, it was good to be at the Vancouver Mini Maker Faire right near home, and in our local community.

Rodger

Rodger moves up to full-time work with Working Together

June 14, 2017

Rodger was already employed when he came to the Neil Squire Society. He had been working as a security guard for the past two and a half years, yet he had been working less than 10 hours a week, and was feeling seriously financially strained.

Navigate to post page: