The computer is a tool for enjoyable and challenging leisure time activity that combines entertainment and learning. In recent years, people with special needs have also been able to work with computers and show their ability.
Through the use of peripherals such as touch screens and specially designed learning software, people with disabilities can learn to use a computer in an enjoyable and non-threatening manner, thereby raising their chances of integration into employment and social groups.
Gan Hayeled’s computer room is equipped with appropriate furniture and new touch screen computers with software and learning programs suitable for people with special needs enabling them to succeed and have a successful experience.
Whilst playing games, the children acquire basic computer skills, improve their fine motor skills and develop their learning ability and understanding of language.