You Too! Accessibility Expo
Assistive Technology for Vision or Hearing Loss
Monday, May 21, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
• Meet local and state service providers and assistive technology experts and hear about their services
• Try out some of the latest assistive technology
• Learn about Prescott Public Library’s new You Too! project
• Network with other assistive technology users
• Bring your lunch and enjoy the library Courtyard or Café area. The Friends of the Prescott Public Library will provide drinks and dessert.
• Transportation is available upon request and will be provided by New Horizons Disability Empowerment Center. Please contact the Ask a Librarian Desk at 928.777.1526 for more information or to book a ride.
- 9-9:45 a.m. Laurie Hallman, VIST Coordinator for the Northern Arizona VA Georgeanne Hanna, Certified Vision Rehabilitation & Certified Low Vision Therapist, contracted with the State of Arizona
- 9:50-10:20 a.m. Bob Larkin, Sun Sounds of Arizona, Flagstaff
- 10:30-11:00 a.m. Christine Tuttle, Talking Book Library, Arizona State Library
- 11:10-11:40 a.m. Clayton Guffey, Arizona Technology Access Program (AzTAP)
- 11:50-12:20 p.m. Vicki Thompson, Program Planner for AzTEDP, Arizona Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
- 12:30-1:00 p.m. Robb Ferguson, Director, Disability Resources and Prescott Learning Center, Yavapai College Patricia Berlowe, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI)
- 1:10-1:20 p.m. Joan Baum, Community Leadership Academy (CLA) Trainer, New Horizons Disability Empowerment Center (NHDEC) and Susie Hout, People Who Care
- 1:30-1:45 p.m. Martha Baden, Prescott Public Library’s You Too! Project
The Expo will feature exhibits from organizations, vendors, expert users and library volunteers to allow you to ask questions, learn about services and see the technology in action.
- Catch the Vision
- Viewfinder Low Vision Resource Center
- Talking Book Library
- New Horizons Disability Resource Center
- You Too! Volunteers and equipment
- Sun Sounds of Arizona, Flagstaff
- Yavapai College Disability Resource
- Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, Yavapai College
- VIST, Northern Arizona VA
- AzTAP – AZ Technology Access Program
- AzTEDP – AZ Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
- People Who Care
The You Too! project is supported by the Arizona State Library, Archives & Public Records, a division of the Secretary of State, with federal funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services. Additional funding for the Expo from the Friends of the Prescott Public Library.