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Technology spotlight
About My Day

This free software app lets family members and other caregivers make notes about the experiences of an individual with whom they are working throughout the day. The app replaces paper journals and is a means of sharing information among family and others who work with the same individual.

CanAssist at the
University of Victoria

is dedicated to helping people
disabilities improve their quality of
life, with a focus on promoting
independence and inclusion.

Our talented team develops
innovative technologies and
programs where there are gaps in
existing services. We work with
the exceptional students and
faculty at UVic, along with
partners in the wider community.


Shaw highlights CARSA

Shaw TV aired a story recently on UVic's new Centre for Athletics, Recreation and Special Abilities. The three-minute piece focuses on accessibility and inclusion - two of CanAssist's favourite themes! Check it out...