Wed, 30th September, 2020
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM EEST
Targeted for students and academic faculty – especially from the para-medical fields, service providers, professionals, family members and people with disabilities.
Play and leisure activities are important for child development and are significant elements for promoting quality of life for all ages. Advances in technology offer a variety of solutions from mainstream products, such as tablets, to more advanced innovations such as robots. In this webinar, we will show examples of available products, software and apps for children and adults with disabilities and how they can be used in various ways and in a range of environments to afford and enhance quality play and leisure time.
Beit Issie Shapiro is Israel’s leading non-profit organization with a mission to build a more inclusive society across the globe by advancing the rights, equal opportunities and services for people with disabilities; impacting on over half a million people annually. Its expertise is in scaling up its impactful solutions thus promoting systemic change in the lives of people with disabilities in Israel and internationally. Beit Issie Shapiro has Special Consultative Status with the UN’s Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). To learn more, visit our website or watch this short video.