IDRC - Celebrating 25 Years

1993 - 2018

Continuing Our Work During COVID-19

Read the letter regarding COVID-19 by IDRC Director, Jutta Treviranus.

Supports for complying with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)

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Product Demonstrations

Vendors are a great source of information about the latest technologies. Please call us if you would be interested in joining us for any of these events!.

Upcoming Product Demonstrations

Note: These demonstrations are for information purposes only and do not reflect an endorsement by the ATRC


May 12th, 2008 – 3:00 pm

Nicole Segal (vendor representative from Aroga) will be demonstrating the Topaz – a portable CCTV


May 12th, 2008 – 3:30pm

Tracy McNamee (vendor representative from HumanWare) will be demonstrating  a range of portable CCTV’s from Abisee (


May 26th – 3:00 pm

Terry Scott (vendor representative from Special Needs Computing) will be demonstrating Guide, an integrated software program to support common computing tasks. (


June 4th – 1:30 pm

Marco from Itex, will be demonstrating SiRecognizer ( “The world’s first portable system able to recognize flat and solid objects through the eyes of a digital camera”