Tech Tools for Independence

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Join CVI for a free, monthly demonstration of accessible technology for the user who is blind or visually impaired.

The Center for the Visually Impaired (CVI) presents Tech Tools for Independence, a free, monthly tech demo — open to the public — featuring demonstrations of accessible technology geared toward users who are blind or visually impaired, including:

  • New Technology
  • Accessibility of smart phones and tablets
  • Helpful apps and devices
  • High and low tech solutions

Upcoming Dates and Topics:

Tuesday, January 15 – Accessible viewing with Comcast
Representatives will be here to show guests the latest accessibility features of the Comcast cable system. Guests will learn how to use the talking channel guide and many more features of their system that allows a visually impaired or blind person to navigate, search for and change the channel to watch TV programs or Movies. For more information, call Bill Epperson at 404-602-4343.

Monday, February 11 - NuEyes presents new designs in headworn technology
Assistive tech company NuEyes will be on site to present several devices including the ORCAM, NuEyes video glasses and some other new designs.

TIME: 10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

LOCATION: CVI, 739 West Peachtree St. NW, Atlanta, GA 30308 (Corner of West Peachtree & 4th Street)

There is free parking available in the CVI lot, located behind the building.

Demos are free and open to the public. RSVP's are recommended but not required.

For more information, or to reserve your spot, call 404-875-9011 or email