Michael's New Van!

Mark and Michael Anderson with Ride-Away consultant,  Jon Frank

I heard so many different noises when I drove our ten-year-old wheelchair van that I couldn’t tell if I was hearing the rattling of the ramp, the roar of the muffler, or the flapping of the running board. ...

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The Pennsylvania Assistive Technology Foundation

PATF’s Mission: To provide education and financing opportunities for older Pennsylvanians and people with disabilities, helping them to acquire assistive technology devices and services that improve the quality of their lives.

We help Pennsylvanians of:

  • All ages
  • All income levels
  • All disability diagnoses/health conditions

What is Assistive Technology?

Assistive technology, or “AT”, is any device that helps a person with a disability achieve a more independent and productive life. AT devices may include such items as:

  • Adapted Vehicles
  • Computers, iPads, and tablet software and hardware
  • Adapted sports equipment
  • Hearing aids and other devices for people who are Deaf/HoH
  • Home modifications (ramps, showers, counter tops)
  • Scooters and wheelchairs
  • Seat lift chairs
  • Safety and security devices


Dec 22

Guess who is ABLE to work?

Like most Americans, Michael values work.  He has a community college degree and an inquisitive mind. He wants to work, but he isn’t working.  While Michael isn’t alone in being involuntarily unemployed,...

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