Assistive Technology

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Assistive Technology

A computer program or any other technology used to help physically impaired persons. One example of assistive technology is a computer program that reads newspapers aloud to blind persons.
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Veterans Administration: The Veterans Administration funds adaptive equipment for qualifying veterans.
This guide covers such topics as roadside services, adaptive equipment, driving tips and a list of helpful agencies.
Readers can seek adaptive equipment practitioners in their own communities by contacting RESNA and The Tetra Society of North America.
The program also allows drivers to receive a $1,000 reimbursement on the purchase and installation of certified adaptive equipment.
Augmentative and alternative communication devices, software programs, adaptive equipment and more.
Throughout the week, the special guests and participants will visit learn-to-ski, learn-to-snowboard clinics and adaptive equipment demonstrations.
Toyota has a long reputation of reaching out to those who need help and is one of the leaders in the automotive industry for providing adaptive equipment for their roster of cars.
For example, sign language interpreters, personal-care attendants and adaptive equipment are provided at no extra cost.
Proceeds will help many people served by RRI who are in need of supportive and adaptive equipment.
100% of the money raised went towards the purchase of adaptive sports equipment and in one example fund an entire "fleet" of canoes, kayaks, stand-up paddleboards, life jackets and specialized adaptive equipment for Disabled Sports USA Far West.
Driver rehabilitation specialists perform comprehensive evaluations to identify the adaptive equipment most suited to your needs.
Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) announced today that its program of donating adaptive equipment to help people with disabilities enjoy outdoor recreational activities has secured additional funding.
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