Section 67: Make Devices Easier to Hear

Learn to adapt devices to be more useful to those who are deaf or hard of hearing.

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 some of the options available to make smartphones easier to use for people who are deaf or hard of hearing.
  • Try out various features with a mentee on iOS or Android.
  • Empower mentees to use their mobile devices.


Title: Make Devices Easier to Hear

Date: October 20, 2022 at 9 AM (Mountain Standard Time)

Presenter: Jim Sandstrum

Supporting Materials 

Download Webinar 7 Handout:

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Tutorial Videos - iOS

This content is in development.

Tutorial Videos - Android

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You have completed Section 7 of the Project SOARR Tech Mentor Training. 

Section 8 materials will be available on October 25, 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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1224 5th Street

Suite 130

Denver, CO 80204


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