Technology help for people with Learning Disabilities

Date of webinar: 
27 Apr 2021 - 13:00

This FREE webinar will take place on 27 April 2021

Image shows a young girl on a laptopThree in four people (74.6% of people) with a learning disability believe their wellbeing has been affected by the impact of coronavirus, compared with 37 per cent of non-disabled people.

Also, feelings of chronic loneliness are most likely to have been experienced by people with learning disabilities, says the Office of National Statistics.

In this webinar, we'll explore the role technology has played in keeping people with Learning Disabilities connected, the types of challenges they might face and support that may help. 

You'll hear from speakers from AbilityNet, SeeAbility, Learning Disability England and the Home Farm Trust.

 

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What the FREE technology help for people with learning disabilities webinar will cover:

  • How AbilityNet can help people with Learning Disabilities.
  • How we are supporting people through the Digital Lifeline Project.
  • How SeeAbility's Creating Connections project has supported people with Learning Disabilities through Covid-19.
  • What it is really like for people with Learning Disabilities during the pandemic. 
  • How LD England Supports organisations that help people with Learning Disabilities.

 

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Webinar FAQs

What if I can't attend the webinar on the day?

Don't worry. Everyone who signs up will receive a link to the slides and the webinar recording after the webinar occurs. You can watch it later.

How much does the webinar cost?

As above, the webinar is part of AbilityNet Live! and is FREE of charge.  

Is the webinar accessible?

The webinar includes captions for those who are hearing-impaired or Deaf, and we will make a transcript available afterwards. We'll also provide a copy of the slide deck, which is accessible. 

 

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