Assistive Technology

Closing the Gap
526 Main Street
P.O. Box 68
Henderson, Minnesota 56044
507.248.3294
Website: http://www.closingthegap.com
An organization that focuses on assistive technology for people with special needs through its bimonthly magazine, annual international conference and extensive Web site.

Developmental Research for the Effective Advancement of Memory and Motor Skills (DREAMMS) for Kids
Website: http://www.dreamms.org
Email: janet@dreamms.org
An assistive technology information clearinghouse and search facility committed to increasing the use of computers, high quality instructional technology, and assistive technologies for children with special needs in schools, homes and the workplace.

Family Center on Technology and Disability
Website: http://www.fctd.info/
Email: fctd@fhi360.org
Provides a wide range of resources on assistive technology, from introductory fact sheets and training materials to in-depth discussion of best practices and emerging research.

Pennsylvania’s Initiative on Assistive Technology (PIAT)
1755 N. 13th Street
Student Center, Room 411S
Philadelphia, PA 19122
800.204.PIAT (7428)
Website:http://disabilities.temple.edu/programs/assistive/piat/
Email: ATinfo@temple.edu
Strives to enhance the lives of all Pennsylvanians with disabilities, older Pennsylvanians, and their families, through access to and acquisition of assistive technology devices and services, which allow for choice, control and independence at home, work, school, play, and in their neighborhoods.

Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America (RESNA)
703.524.6686
Website: http://www.resna.org
Improving the potential of people with disabilities to achieve their goals through the use of technology.

Simplified Technology
6201 Candle Ct.
Eldersburg, MD 21784
Contact: Linda J. Burkhart
Website: http://www.Lburkhart.com
Email: linda@Lburkhart.com
Providing research and resources on assistive technology.