Assistive Technology

man using laptop on his lap in a wheelchair, assistive technology photoAssistive Technology covers a wide variety of devices and equipment that help people to do many things that otherwise they could not do because of a disability. This includes simple devices to help a consumer dress, durable medical equipment such as a wheelchair that helps someone to be mobile, or more advanced technology that allows someone with difficulty speaking to communicate by means of a computer system.

left quote image, independence northwest beginning quote marker IN works with the whole person. The computer assistance I received enables me to attend college. My circle of support, led by an IN staff member, gives me the help I need to meet my goals. Right side quote mark, Independence Northwest end quote marker
- Independence Northwest Consumer

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For more information on what may be available in Connecticut, please go the following links, which open in a new tab:

New England Assistive Technology Marketplace

Connecticut Tech Act Project

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