A Comprehensive Guide


Definition of Assistive Technology

Assistive Technology is a product, equipment, item or a product system either modified for a specific use or acquired commercially, that improves or facilitates the normal functioning of people with disabilities.

27th June 2022

Assistive can be something simplistic like using a duct tape to assist gripping, or can be highly sophisticated, generating speech using eye motion.

Assistive Technology has been a part of human beings for a long time now. In fact, the earliest use of wheelchairs can be traced back to China back in 5th Century. From eyeglass to a crutches, and wheelchairs, all these are parts of Assistive Technology essentially service people with different disabilities.

2nd July 2022

Technology isn’t much useful if the user doesn’t know how to utilize it to its full potential. Here comes with regards to Assistive Technology, the Assistive Technology Services.

Assistive Technology Service is any service that assists the individuals with disabilities, or their guardians in selection, acquisition, and the utilization of an appropriate Assistive Technology equipment.

15th August 2022

Did you know? Assistive Technology,

Learn more about the various types of assistive technology and how they are defined and used. Assistive Technology is mainly divided into 10 categories based on the impairment and utility.

20th September 2022

The SETT Framework

SETT stands for Student, Environment, Tasks, and Tools. This content is adapted from "Ready, SETT, Go! Getting Started with the SETT Framework, by Dr. Joy Smiley Zabala, Ed.D, ATP.

30th October 2022

For people without disabilities, technology makes things easier.
For people with disabilities, technology makes things possible.