Assistive Technology and Adaptive Resources

Easter Seals

Providing assistive technology to those whose life is impaired due to a disability. Based on eligibility state and federal funding is available.

http://www.easterseals.com

Hospital Equipment Loan Program (H.E.L.P)

Lends hospital equipment for home use to those in need. Equipment is lent out free of charge, non –transferrable and must be returned once it is no longer needed.

http://www.help.districtlodges.org/

MassMATCH (Mass’Assistive Technology Act Program)

MATCH is the official website of the Assistive Technology Act Program funded by the Rehabilitation Services Administration and implemented by the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission. It provides comprehensive information about the availability and funding of assistive technology in Massachusetts

www.massmatch.org

The Mass Assistive Technology Loan Program (MA ATLP)

The Massachusetts Assistive Technology Loan Program, operated by Easter Seals-Massachusetts, gives people with disabilities access to low-interest cash loans so they can buy the assistive technology devices they need.

www.massatloan.org

The Home Modification Loan Program (HMLP)

Providing zero interest and three interest loans from $1,000 to $30,000 to make modifications to the primary, permanent residence of elders and adults with disabilities, and families with children with disabilities

www.mass.gov/mrc/hmlp

The AT Exchange in New England

An online catalog used to list items for sale or up for donation. This website can be used to find items in need or to post items that are no longer needed for those who require them.

www.getatstuff.com

Pass It On

Having resources on both a national and state level for the reuse of AT equipment.

www.passitoncenter.org

Hudson Seating and Mobility

Offers wheelchair and adaptive equipment. Ability to also supply Sleep Safe beds.

www.hudsonhhc.com

Sleep Safe Beds

www.sleepsafebed.com/products/index.htm

Augmentative Communication Program

Focuses on finding ways to communicate for individuals with communication impairments. Using a form of technology that suits their individual needs.

www.childrenshospital.org/clinicalservices/Site2016/mainpageS2016P4.html

The Family Center on Technology and Disability

Knowing where to begin and proceed, FCTD provides a wide range of resources on instructive a assistive technologies.

http://www.fctd.info/

Bed Wetting

A good online store for a variety of bedwetting alarms and supplies.

http://bedwettingstore.com/