Section 5: Make Devices Easier to Use

Understand some of the device considerations for people with physical disabilities.

Section Contents

Learning ExperienceLength
Live Webinar1 hour
Printable Handout (in development)1 page
Tutorial Videos for Android and iOS (in development) 2 - 5 minutes (as needed)

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this section, participants will be able to:

  • Understand and few of the options available on smartphones for people with physical disabilities.
  • Try out various features with a mentee on iOS or Android
  • Empower mentees with physical disabilities to use their mobile devices



Title: Device Considerations for People with Physical Disabilities

Date: October 13, 2022 at 9 AM (Mountain Standard Time)

Presenter: Jim Sandstrum

Supporting Materials 

Download Webinar 5 Handout:

This handout is in development

Tutorial Videos - iOS

Tutorial Videos - Android

This content is in development.


You have completed Section 5 of the Project SOARR Tech Mentor Training. 

Section 6 materials will be available on October 18, 2022.

Return to the tech mentor training home page.

CIDE's "Supporting Older Adults through Relationships and Resources (SOARR) with Technology" project is made possible by the support of the Daniels Fund

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Center for Inclusive Design and Engineering (CIDE)

CU Denver

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Suite 130

Denver, CO 80204


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