Workshop on Road Safety, Mobility and Useful Apps for the Blind
NAB Delhi is conducting a two day workshop on 9th & 10th March 2019 at its NAB R.K. Puram sector 5 Delhi premises.
This project on Road Safety & Mobility is supported by Goodyear.
Date and time:
9 March Saturday 2019, 10 AM to 4 PM
10 March 2019 Sunday 11 AM to 3 PM.
Attendance on both days is essential.
Who can attend: Any blind or low vision person above 15 years of age.
Must not be a student or trainee of NAB Delhi at this time. College going students, job-seekers, working individuals, persons having attained blindness at a later stage, all are welcome. Copies of Disability Certificate, a Government issued ICard and a photograph will need to be provided. Copy of income certificate is also desirable although not essential.
What will be covered:
1. Basic White Cane Mobility Techniques
2. Techniques for safe travel on roads
3. Techniques for using public transport
4. Training to use Smart Cane
5. Training to use mobile apps useful in mobility and safety
After successful completion of this workshop selected blind girls will be provided an accessible Android mobile phone free of cost. Selected blind boys will also be provided useful tools for mobility. NAB Delhi will distribute the devices on its assessment of the needs of the participants and its decision will be final.
This workshop is free of cost to attend. Participants will also be provided lunch during the workshop. Registration is essential. Please call NAB Delhi on the numbers below and register yourself before
6th March 2019.
Phones: 9212319672, 8826261166 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
National Association for the Blind
Sector-5, R.K. Puram, New Delhi – 110022