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Financing Your Assistive Technology: What is an Alternative Financing Program?

Written by Josephine Tramontano, PATF Development Director At the recent Assistive Technology Financing Meeting 2018 last week, representatives from 18 different Alternative Financing Programs (AFPs) from across the nation met… [ Read Financing Your Assistive Technology: What is an Alternative Financing Program? ]

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20 Accomplishments in 20 Years!

This month marks the 20th anniversary of the first step Pennsylvania Assistive Technology Foundation (PATF) took as an organization toward becoming one of the strongest state Alternative Financing Programs (AFPs) in… [ Read 20 Accomplishments in 20 Years! ]

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Money Club West

Written by Sue Davis, PATF Program Specialist If you were to make a list of the skills needed to be successful at living independently, understanding how to manage money would be… [ Read Money Club West ]

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Smart Homes Made Simple

We’re excited to announce a new project we’re embarking on here at PATF: Smart Homes Made Simple. Earlier this year, we received a generic technology grant from the Pennsylvania Developmental Disabilities… [ Read Smart Homes Made Simple ]

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Lehigh Valley CIL Offers a Variety of Services in Lehigh and Northampton Counties

As a statewide organization, Pennsylvania Assistive Technology Foundation (PATF) has developed a great network of people who help us stay in touch with those who live in every corner of… [ Read Lehigh Valley CIL Offers a Variety of Services in Lehigh and Northampton Counties ]

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Cents and Sensibility, 4th Edition is here!

We’re happy to announce the fourth edition of our financial education booklet, Cents and Sensibility, is now available online and in print (contact us for a copy) with updated links,… [ Read Cents and Sensibility, 4th Edition is here! ]

Serving Vulnerable Populations through Proactive Partnerships

Last Thursday, PATF’s executive director, Susan Tachau, traveled to Harrisburg to present at the 2015 Pennsylvania Housing Forum. Together with Roberta Schwalm of the Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (PHFA) and… [ Read Serving Vulnerable Populations through Proactive Partnerships ]

Exploring New Partnerships

PATF was pleased to take part in a meeting with the Secretary of Banking, the PA Credit Union Association, PA Labor & Industry, and the Office of Vocational Rehabiliation to… [ Read Exploring New Partnerships ]