Assistive Technology (AT) to Stay Active in the Garden

Written by PATF’s Outreach Director, Wendy Davis Gardening can be physically exhausting and difficult work for anyone. For my friend, Deb Habermann, gardening was no longer an option, according to… [ Read Assistive Technology (AT) to Stay Active in the Garden ]

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Bonaia’s Blog: Sharing Tips For People With Autism

We are sharing various tips and resources for people with autism. The recommendations are from PATF’s Senior Program Manager, Bonaia Rosado, who is autistic. Bonaia has been with us for… [ Read Bonaia’s Blog: Sharing Tips For People With Autism ]

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Top 5 Funding Resources for Assistive Technology for Children with Physical Disabilities

When someone calls us looking for help getting their assistive technology (AT), one of the first questions we ask is whether they are enrolled in a waiver – that is,… [ Read Top 5 Funding Resources for Assistive Technology for Children with Physical Disabilities ]

Free Financial Education Webinar: Part Two: Shared Experiences: What Worked For Us – People Share Their Experiences

Free Financial Education Webinar Part Two: Shared Experiences: What Worked For Us – People Share Their Experiences See Part One: Best Practices That Work – Expert Panel Shares Techniques Hosted by:… [ Read Free Financial Education Webinar: Part Two: Shared Experiences: What Worked For Us – People Share Their Experiences ]

Free Financial Education Webinar: Part One: Best Practices That Work – Expert Panel Shares Techniques

Free Financial Education Webinar Part One: Best Practices That Work – Expert Panel Shares Techniques Hosted by: PA Treasury, PA Department of Banking and Securities, and Pennsylvania Assistive Technology Foundation… [ Read Free Financial Education Webinar: Part One: Best Practices That Work – Expert Panel Shares Techniques ]

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Press Release: PATF Launches StudyMoney.us Website Offering Free Financial Education for People with Disabilities, and $1,000 #StudyMoneyWithUs Giveaway

Pennsylvania Assistive Technology Foundation (PATF) launches StudyMoney.us website for financial empowerment for people with disabilities with a giveaway of $200 each for 5 winners PENNSYLVANIA – On May 18, Pennsylvania… [ Read Press Release: PATF Launches StudyMoney.us Website Offering Free Financial Education for People with Disabilities, and $1,000 #StudyMoneyWithUs Giveaway ]

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2020 Show Us Your Tech Photo Contest Winners

November was Assistive Technology Awareness Month in Pennsylvania, and to celebrate we hosted our sixth annual photo contest. We asked assistive technology users to Show Us Your Tech by uploading a photo of… [ Read 2020 Show Us Your Tech Photo Contest Winners ]

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Back to School in COVID-19: Advocacy Resources for Parents on Getting Your Child the AT They Need Right Now

As you and your child settle into the new routine this fall, whether your child is attending school virtually, in-person but physically distanced, or some combination of the two, you… [ Read Back to School in COVID-19: Advocacy Resources for Parents on Getting Your Child the AT They Need Right Now ]

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Grants Available for Eligible Homeowners with Disabilities in Rural Western PA

Kevin Huwe, Administrator of Community Resources at Disability Options Network (DON), is also a PATF Funding Assistance Coordinator for the Southwestern region of Pennsylvania. Kevin has been providing support for… [ Read Grants Available for Eligible Homeowners with Disabilities in Rural Western PA ]

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Assistive Technology Spotlight: Captioned Phones Help with Communication During Quarantine

Unprecedented times. Pandemic. Hysteria. Headlines are littered with words grasping to embody what we are experiencing today. In our homes, we are more likely to be using words like isolation,… [ Read Assistive Technology Spotlight: Captioned Phones Help with Communication During Quarantine ]