George Russo

George sits in his office with his hand on his communication device.

George Russo has a bright and cheerful presence, when he laughs you can’t help but laugh, too. Unusually open about his life and experiences, he’s the type of person you’re instantly comfortable...

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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
  • See more examples here


Dec 10

Pennsylvania is ABLE - Press Release from The ABLE Advocacy Coalition

Harrisburg, PA: As we approach the one-year anniversary of the federal Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act, The ABLE Advocacy Coalition is asking Pennsylvania legislators to put a bow on this...

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