Information and Assistance

A "Smart" Collaboration: Connecting Consumers to Community and Medicine During a Pandemic

Texas
The Aging and Disability Resource Center for central Texas, Capital Area Council of Governments (CAPCOG), identified the Texas Technology Access Program (TTAP), the state assistive technology program, as an entity that could assist in reducing isolation by increasing virtual connections and using te

Texas Vaccine Access Initiative

Texas
A collaborative group of Texas stakeholders who support people with disabilities and those who are aging initiated a project to inform consumers, get the vaccine out, and provide fiscal and material resources to service providers.

Step Up AT

Florida
The Step Up AT to Promote Early Literacy Project (Step Up AT) is an innovative professional development resource to increase teacher and parent knowledge of evidenced-based assistive technology (AT) practices to increase early literacy outcomes for preschool children with disabilities.

Illinois CARE Connections: A program to provide technology devices for socially isolated seniors & persons with disabilities.

Illinois

The Illinois Assistive Technology Program (IATP) was contracted to develop, implement, and support a program that would provide technology devices and internet access to older adults and persons with disabilities who are socially isolated as a result of the pandemic.