We are thankful to have Comcast as a year-round partner. Yesterday, we joined Comcast as well as employer and education partners to showcase our Tech Coaching Center (TCC) and recognize National Disability Employment Awareness Month. The event included an accessibility demonstration from Comcast followed by presentations from folks from and friends of The Arc. At the end, Comcast announced their $15,000 grant that they are providing to help us expand our TCC! This will provide new desktops, laptops and other assistive technology that will enable more accessibility and digital inclusion for our community. This grant from the Comcast NBCUniversal Foundation is [...]
The Tech Center Open House was mentioned in the Department of Disabilities newsletter. Secretary Beatty attended The Arc of Carroll County Tech Center Open House January 24. The center provides technology related resources to those served by Arc Carroll and was possible through a partnership with Comcast NBCUniversal. The presentation included impressive demonstrations by participants who have developed skills in typing, coding, and design. More details are in this article by local reporter Catalina Righter, Carroll County Times.