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| The North Carolina Assistive Technology
Program (NCATP) leads North Carolina's efforts to
carry out the federal Assistive Technology Act of
2004. We promote independence for people with
disabilities through access to technology.
Device Demonstration – Get hands on experience with equipment.
Device Loan – Borrow a device short term to try it out.
Device Reutilization – Find used equipment on the Technology Exchange Post
Training and Technical Assistance – Receive assistive technology expertise.
Public Awareness – Get a general overview of AT and NCATP services.
Coordination & Collaboration – NCATP networks with agencies and organizations regionally and statewide so that AT issues are included in planning and policy development.
The North Carolina Assistive Technology Program (NCATP) is a state and federally funded program that provides assistive technology services statewide to people of all ages and abilities.
What is Assistive Technology?
Assistive technology is any item, piece of equipment, or product, whether acquired commercially, modified, or customized, that is used to increase, maintain, or improve functional capabilities of an individual with a disability.
Categories of Assistive Technology
|March 27th, 2014||9:00am to 12:30pm||Raleigh NCATP Center|
|June 20th, 2014||9:00am to 12:30pm||Raleigh NCATP Center|
|October 23rd, 2014||8:00am to 10:00pm||TBA|
Visit the national public internet site on assistive technology www.assistivetech.net
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The NC Assistive technology Program Receives grant funding under Public Law 108-364 through the Rehabilitation Services Administration, U.S. Department of Education, and is administered by the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services. This publication does not necessarily reflect the position or policy of any of these federal or state agencies and no official endorsement of the material should be inferred. The N.C. Department of Health and Human Services does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, or disability in employment or the provision of services.
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These video channels offer demonstrations of assistive technologies in numerous areas.