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What is Assistive Technology?

Assistive technology is technology that helps people in day to day life. The Technology-Related Assistance for Individuals with Disabilities Act of 1988 (Public Law 100-407) defines assistive technology (AT) as any item, piece of equipment, or product system, whether acquired commercially, off-the-shelf, modified or customized, that is used to increase, maintain, or improve functional capabilities […]