Assistive Technology

Children and young adults with special needs often require various forms of assistive technology - items or services that help those with disabilities improve or keep their ability to function in everyday life.

AbilityHub - Helps you find information on adaptive equipment and alternative methods available for accessing computers.
Abledata - Provides objective information about assistive technology products and rehabilitation equipment available from domestic and international sources.
Alliance for Technology Access - Increases the use of technology by children and adults with disabilities and functional limitations. ATA encourages and facilitates the empowerment of people with disabilities to participate fully in their communities.
The Family Center on Technology and Disability - A resource designed to support organizations and programs that work with families of children and youth with disabilities.
Family Guide to Assistive Technology - PLUK (Parents, Let's Unite for Kids) has published it's book on accessing assistive technology at this site.
Disclaimer: Njoy Foundation does not endorse or recommend any provider, treatment, or philosophy that families may encounter from the resources, events, or websites listed. Njoy Foundation encourages you to obtain more information about any resource prior to selecting a provider.