Assistive Technology

Assistive Technology

Below are website links to products and equipment that may aid in the assistance of children and adults with disabilities and functional limitations.

To maintain current understanding on assistive technology developments, this section is linked to the Temple University Institute on Disabilities.

Assistive Devices

  • Assistive Technology, Inc.: www.assistivetech.com
  • Cornucopia of Disability Information: http://codi.buffalo.edu/assistiv.htm
  • Crestwood Communication Aids: www.communicationaids.com
  • Deafworks: www.deafworks.com
  • HITEC: Assistive Communication Products: www.hitec.com

Information, Services, Educational Resources

  • Abledata: www.abledata.com/abledata.cfm
  • A Guide to Disability Rights Laws: www.usdoj.gov/crt/ada/cguide.htm
  • BLIST: The Comprehensive Index of Blindness-Related Emailing Lists: www.hicom.net/~oedipus/blist.html
  • Hiram G. Andrews Center: www.dli.state.pa.us
  • Infinite Potential Through Assistive Technology: www.infinitec.org
  • Pennsylvania Office of Vocational Rehabilitation/Disability Services: www.dli.state.pa.us
  • The Alliance for Technology Access: www.ataccess.org

Funding Resources

  • Medicare Coverage Policy: www.cms.hhs.gov/center/coverage.asp
  • Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc. (National Assistive Technology Funding Link): www.nls.org/natmain.htm
  • Pennsylvania Assistive Technology Foundation (PATF): www.patf.us
     

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