AbleGames 2010 - Saturday August 21st 2010

Image of a family playing Neck N Neck, adapted for switch accessibility. Taken at Assistive Technology Partners' AbleGames 2009.
Image of two lads being given instructions on how to play a switch adapted pinball machine, using a huge mirror to make it easier to view the action from wheelchair height. Taken at Assistive Technology Partners' AbleGames 2009 AbleGames 2009 was amazing, so I was delighted to learn that AbleGames 2010 will be going ahead later this month. I'll let Assistive Technology Partners do the sales pitch...

"Gear Up and Get Your Game On!

Assistive Technology Partner’s invites children 3 - 18 years of age with disabilities and their families to this second annual event. AbleGames provides a fun environment for children with disabilities to play adapted computer, Wii and other kid-friendly games. Participants can enjoy a Wii racing game using a controller adapted to allow participation using only head movements. There will be a wide variety of switch accessible computer and pinball games including basketball and horse racing. Come and experience the possibilities of what accessible gaming and assistive technology can do to enhance the quality of life for children with disabilities.

Limited Space Available, call now to apply 303-315-1278 - $25/participant (includes T-shirt and lunch) - August 21, 2010 - 10:00am - 2:30pm - Jefferson County Fairgrounds, 15200 W 6th Ave, Golden, CO 80401"

If I could, I would, and if you can, you should. Have a fantastic day you lot!

Labels:

0 Responses to 'AbleGames 2010 - Saturday August 21st 2010'

Post a Comment



Games


Archives



Click to view my TWITTER feed.




Google Language Translation