Assistive Technology (AT)

Publications

  • The Impact of Standing - An information piece about the benefits of standing for wheelchair users. 
  • AT Inventors Guide - RESNA Catalyst Project's guide for people inventing and developing assistive technology devices.  
  • Physical Accessibility of Private Businesses- Information about your rights under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) to gain physical access to the goods or services of a private business. (Document coming soon)

Helpful Links

Services

  • Tennessee Technology Access Program - a Statewide program providing funding Assistance, Device Demonstration, Device Loan and Device Reutilization for people with disabilities. 
  • East Tennessee Technology Access Center – The Knoxville area Assistive Technology Center helps people with disabilities gain knowledge about and access to assistive technology devices. 
  • Signal Center - The Chattanooga area Assistive Technology Center helps people with disabilities gain knowledge about and access to assistive technology devices. 
  • Technology Access Center - The Nashville area Assistive Technology Center helps people with disabilities gain knowledge about and access to assistive technology devices.
  • Mid-South Access Center for Technology - The Memphis area Assistive Technology Center helps people with disabilities gain knowledge about and access to assistive technology devices.
  • Star Center - The Jackson area Assistive Technology Center helps people with disabilities gain knowledge about and access to assistive technology devices.  
  • Tennessee Disability Pathfinder - a Statewide clearinghouse of disability-related resources and multilingual helpline. 

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