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Accessibility Minute - Assistive Technology Tips and Tricks for Everyone

May 13, 2016

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Hey there! Welcome to Accessibility Minute, your weekly look at Assistive Technology, those clever tools and devices designed to help people who have difficulties with vision, mobility, hearing or other special needs!

Interested in grocery shopping straight from an app, and having your order delivered to you? With the Instacart app, you can order from local grocery stores like Whole Foods Market, Costco and more and get your groceries delivered whenever you want them! The service is already available in San Francisco, Chicago, LA, Washington D.C., Atlanta, Portland, Houston, Miami, Indianapolis and more!

Within the app, you can order fresh fruits, vegetables, meat, seafood and even home essentials! Instacart's personal shoppers will pick and deliver your order in as little as an hour. With the app you can:

-Order from multiple stores at once
-Save and share a shopping list of favorite items with friends and family
-Schedule a delivery time that works best for you
-Make changes to your order in progress before it's delivered
-And much more!

To learn more, visit or download the free app on iTunes or Google Play!

For more information, to read our blog, or to drop us a line, visit That was your Accessibility Minute for this week! I¹m Laura Medcalf with the INDATA Project at Easter Seals Crossroads, in Indiana.