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Second Sense - Beyond Vision Loss

Apple: Getting There Safely

Thursday, March 15 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Second Sense
65 E. Wacker Place, Suite 1010
Chicago, IL 60601

Hand holding an iPhone with a street scene in the background.Getting where you want to go has become much easier with the many navigation apps now available for your Apple device. Which one is best for the traveler with vision loss and how do you use these apps safely?

Join David Flament, Manager of Assistive Technology and Rachael Eschbach, certified orientation and mobility specialist for this advanced workshop. We’ll discuss which apps are best for individual lifestyles and tips for safely using these apps in real life situations.

This workshop covers:

  • matching navigation apps to individual needs,
  • setting Points of Interest (POI),
  • creating routes,
  • understanding local versus streaming maps and
  • using apps safely while traveling.

To register, call our front desk at 312-236-8569 or email email David Flament.