Pathfinder Navigates the Path to Assistive/Enabling Technology Resources

Tennessee Disability Pathfinder (Pathfinder) wraps up its 2020-2021 Webinar Series with Navigating the Path to Assistive/Enabling Technology Resources, a webinar that seeks to create a better understanding of, and access to, assistive/enabling technology. Assistive technology is defined as any item, piece of equipment, software program, or product that increases, maintains, or improves the capabilities of individuals… Read more Pathfinder Navigates the Path to Assistive/Enabling Technology Resources

Resource Corner – Assistive Technology

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Tennessee Disability Pathfinder offers an extensive library of disability and senior care resources available at DisabilityPathfinder.org. Photo courtesy of IRIS Center Copyright 2021 Vanderbilt University. All rights reserved. The Vanderbilt University IRIS Center provides a module that offers an overview of assistive technology (AT) with a focus on students with high-incidence disabilities such as learning… Read more Resource Corner – Assistive Technology

Resource Corner – Aging Connections

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Tennessee Disability Pathfinder offers an extensive library of disability and senior care resources available at DisabilityPathfinder.org. The Tennessee Commission (TCAD) on Aging and Disability’s Community Resource Guide is a helpful resource for those who may counsel older adults or adults with disabilities on quality of life issues and the changes that accompany aging. The guide… Read more Resource Corner – Aging Connections

Upcoming Events – April 2021

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For these and other events visit our Community Calendar or follow us on social media. April 13: Tuesday Talk with TN Disability Pathfinder on FB Live April 13: Awareness Luncheon (DEAL) April 15: Dedramatizing Disability April 17: Adventure Science Center – Community Birthday Party April 19: Kennedy Center Lecture “Hidden Challenges: Visual and Motor Symptoms in Autism… Read more Upcoming Events – April 2021

Resource Corner – Autism Resources

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Tennessee Disability Pathfinder offers an extensive library of disability resources available at DisabilityPathfinder.org. Here’s some great Autism-related materials below: Download and print resources produced by the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center here.  If you need materials in an accessible format, please contact kc@vumc.org or call (615) 322-8240.     Spread the Word – Download Pathfinder Fliers and Materials Pathfinder Overview… Read more Resource Corner – Autism Resources

Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

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March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month Each March, the National Association of Councils on Developmental Disabilities (NACDD), partners with other disability organizations, advocates, DD Councils, UCEEDS, P&As, and many others to create a campaign that highlights the many ways in which people with and without disabilities come together to form strong, diverse communities. The campaign… Read more Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

Celebrating National Nutrition Month

It’s National Nutrition Month! This yearly campaign was created to invite everyone to learn about making healthy food and eating choices, and to create physical activity habits. This year’s theme is Personalize Your Plate, a highly individualized approach unique to every individual because we all have different bodies, goals, backgrounds, interests and tastes. The four… Read more Celebrating National Nutrition Month