Do you find everyday tasks becoming increasingly more difficult due to arthritis? If so, here are a few examples of Assistive Technology (AT) that may ease the pain of arthritis and make everyday living a bit easier. Kitchen AT Rocker Knife EZ Vegetable Peeler Black & Decker Lids Off Jar Opener One Touch Jar Opener…

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Have you heard about IPAT’s Home First Showroom but haven’t been able to visit, yet?  Now you can explore the featured assistive technology (AT) remotely – in the comfort of your own home!  We have been working with Usman Khan and Samee Khan, from the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at North Dakota State University,…

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Do you struggle with reading and writing? Do you have a learning disability such as dyslexia?  If so, you may want to try a piece of assistive technology (AT) called Read&Write Gold.  Read&Write Gold is a learning tool that provides literacy support to all ages and abilities. It can be used at school, home, or…

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Do you struggle with reading and writing? Do you have a learning disability such as dyslexia?  If so, you may want to try a piece of assistive technology (AT) called Read&Write Gold.  Read&Write Gold is a learning tool that provides literacy support to all ages and abilities. It can be used at school, home, or…

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Do you experience difficulty hearing on the telephone in your workplace? Finding amplification for business phones can be difficult due to the type of phone lines commonly used in the business setting.  Home telephone lines are analog, but businesses often have Digital or VoIP phone lines.  Not all amplified phones will work with a digital…

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I browse and read various blogs on a daily basis. Often times, I am skimming through posts to see if something in the content pops out at me. If it doesn’t, I move on.  I go back to those same blogs days or months later to see what has been written and often times I…

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Assistive Technology (AT), for some, can be associated with words like complex and expensive.  Today, I want to show you that AT can be simple and inexpensive! If you have difficulty getting in and out of your car seat, check out the swivel seat.  (Approximately $20)   To ease stepping in and out of the…

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    AT4ALL, is up and running!  New features make buying, selling, and renting assistive technology (AT) much easier. Buy & Sell Buyers can search for items by keyword, equipment category, transaction type, or the organization listing the equipment. Sellers can describe items with words and include a photograph. Sellers can choose an equipment category…

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Over the past few months I have been highlighting pieces of assistive technology (AT) that are featured in the various rooms of IPAT’s Home First Showroom.  You have read about AT for the bedroom, bathroom, kitchen, and living room.  Today I am featuring AT devices from the final room of the Home First Showroom, the…

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If you follow our blog and have been reading our recent posts, you know that IPAT’s annual stationary bike fundraiser, Pedaling for Possibilities (P4P), is just around the corner!   Today I want to share with you the story of a past P4P grant recipient who had big dreams that have now become a reality. Hi…

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