SC ATRC Brochure 13 by hLuYC1X


									                                                                        SC Assistive

                                       Low Vision Devices
 Computer Access Devices


                               Activities of Daily Living Equipment     SC Assistive Technology Program
                                  Funded in SC in 1991 under the
                                                                        Poplar Building, Midlands Center
                                Technology-Related Assistance for              8301 Farrow Road
                                 Individuals with Disabilities Act of         Columbia, SC 29203
Augmentative and Alternative   1988. Re-authorized in October 2004
  Communication Devices        under the Assistive Technology Act of          Directions and Map
                                1998, as amended (P.L. 108-364).
                                          Revised 2/8/12
      Demonstrations                                Device Loans                                    Trainings

   We will provide a demonstration for          We provide free assistive                 We provide assistive technology
    your Assistive Technology Team.               technology equipment loans.                workshops and trainings.
    An Assistive Technology Team may              Download the equipment loan                Professionals with expertise in
    include the individual with a                 agreement from our website at              many areas of assistive technology
                                         or ask           and information technology
    disability, and his or her speech-
                                                  us to mail an agreement to you.            accessibility provide free or low-
    language pathologist, occupational
    therapist, vision itinerant specialist,                                                  cost workshops, seminars, and
                                                 Equipment loans are made for two           hands-on trainings on functional
    teacher, special education teacher,           to four weeks.
    service coordinator, parents,                                                            strategies, the latest assistive
                                                  If the equipment is not available at
    and/or spouse.                                                                           technology devices, and
                                                  the time of request, we will put
                                                                                             information on accessible web and
                                                  your name on a waiting list.
   What to expect from an Assistive                                                         information technology.
    Technology demonstration.                    We can ship equipment outside of
    Using feature matching and a                  the Columbia area.                         Go to our website at
    variety of assistive technology               We will ship to you at no charge  and look
    equipment, we will guide the                  outside the Columbia area. The             under AT Trainings to find SCATP
    individual with a disability and the          borrower is required to pay                trainings as well as trainings
    Assistive Technology Team through             1) Return shipping, and                    sponsored by other entities.
    the decision-making process.                  2) Shipping insurance.
                                                                                            Trainings are held in Columbia
   We do not conduct formal                     SCATP does not sell assistive              and across South Carolina.
    assessments or write reports.                 technology equipment.
                                                  Vendor information is available.          We hold a free Assistive
                                                                                             Technology Expo with workshops
   There is no charge for a
                                                                                             each year in March.
                                              Check out the SC Assistive Technology          The SC Assistive Technology Expo
                                                       Online Exchange at                    showcases vendors and agencies
   A demonstration is provided by         
                                                                                             and offers assistive technology
    appointment.                                 to see or post AT items needed,
                                                  items for sale, and free items.            classes. Visit our website
                                                                                    for more
                                               Find more information about other
                                                 SC AT reutilization programs at             information.

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