Support NCBI’s Access Technology Programmes
Your gift is the gift of access and inclusion.
Technology and other aids is ever evolving and can be a huge help to people who are blind or visually impaired to undertake everyday tasks such as reading emails, navigating public spaces and accessing information.
People need to know about and be trained in how to use assistive technology. These technologies range from digital magnifiers to Screen Reader Software that allow a person with complete sight loss to perform daily tasks on a PC or laptop.
You are enabling a person have access to the same information and systems that a sighted person has. This gift can help break down barriers, promote independence and help level the playing field. It could ensure the person avail of NCBI supports to gain the knowledge and skill to use assistive technology, magnifiers or long mobility canes to meet their needs. Such services are tailored to the individual’s needs.