Accessibility Guide

review recorded webinars and download handouts

Use the following webpage as a reference for the Accessibility Guide project. Each week, we will update the webpage with relevant handouts and recordings of the live webinars.

 

Tablet Engagement Information Session: 4.20.2017

Debby Dodds and Michael Potteiger of Generation Connect discuss two pilot projects for tablet engagement in care communities. These opportunities are exclusive to Music & Memory certified organizations.


Music & Memory Tablet Engagment Projects

Download the slides from the informational webinar. The slides provide an overview of the two current Music & Memory tablet projects: Tablet Engagement for Dementia Care and the Accessibility Guide. 


Accessibility Guide Schedule

Project Schedule

Download the schedule to view the project timeline and dates/times for group webinars.


Introductory Webinar: 5.30.2017

Debby Dodds and Michael Potteiger of Generation Connect host an introductory webinar to prepare care organizations for training with information regarding goals & outcomes, selecting participants and managing equipment.


Technology for Caregivers Slide Deck

Introductory Webinar Slides

Download the slides from the introductory webinar. The introductory webinar will prepare care organizations for training with information regarding goals & outcomes, selecting participants and managing equipment.


Dementia Care Tablet Engagement Handout

Accessibility Guide Participant Handout

The participant handout includes an overview of the project written for care recipients and/or their families. The form also includes a signature page for residents to consent to take part in the project.


Tablets for People with Low Vision: 6.6.2017

Debby Dodds and Michael Potteiger of Generation Connect discuss how tablets can empower people to make the most out of their remaining eyesight and maintain independence.


Tablet Activities for Seniors Introduction

Chapter 1: Course Packet

Download a printable version of the course introduction.


Tablet Activities for People with Low Vision

Chapter 2: Course Packet

Download a printable version of the chapter on using tablets with people that have low vision.


Vision Accessibility Guide for iPhone & iPad

Generation Connect published a free eBook with step-by-step instructions for using vision settings on iPhone and iPad. It's a great complement to the engagement lessons.


Tablets for People with Hearing Impairment: 6.13.2017

Debby Dodds and Michael Potteiger of Generation Connect discuss how tablets utilize a variety of ways to augment hearing and help make communication easier.


Chapter 3: Course Packet

Download a printable version of the chapter on using tablets with people that have hearing impairment.


Tablets for People with Limited Mobility: 6.20.2017

Debby Dodds and Michael Potteiger of Generation Connect discuss how tablets help people that have limited mobility access impactful features including communication tools, learning resources, exercise activities and cognitive training.


Chapter 4 Packet

Download a printable version of the chapter on using tablets with people that have limited physical mobility.


Tablets for People with Movement Disorders: 6.27.2017

Debby Dodds and Michael Potteiger of Generation Connect discuss how tablets help people that have movement disorders enjoy relaxation, cognition, physical and social activities.


Chapter 5 Packet

Download a printable version of the chapter on using tablets with people that have movement disorders.


Tablets for People with Dementia: 7.11.2017

Debby Dodds and Michael Potteiger of Generation Connect discuss how tablets support a wide variety of personally meaningful activities for people with dementia.


Chapter 6 Packet

Download a printable version of the chapter on using tablets with people that have Alzheimer's or a related dementia.