ERIC Number: ED464457
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001-Oct
Informed Consumer Guide to Information on Funding Assistive Technology.
ABLEDATA, Silver Spring, MD.
This directory lists sources for the funding of assistive technology for people with disabilities. Introductory information urges determination of what assistive technology is needed and the gathering of all necessary information (such as primary and secondary disabilities, employment history, income and expenses, and health insurance) prior to contacting a funding source or preparing a justification statement. Sources of funding are listed by state within the following broad categories: state technology assistance projects, state protection and advocacy agencies, and other sources of information (brief descriptions of 17 print sources). Usually provided for each listing are: organization name, address, phone numbers (voice, TTY, and fax), email, and Web site. (Contains 17 references.) (DB)
Descriptors: Assistive Technology, Consumer Education, Disabilities, Financial Support, Rehabilitation, State Programs, Technology
ABLEDATA, 8630 Fenton Street, Suite 930, Silver Spring, MD 20910. Tel: 800-227-0216 (Toll Free). For full text: http://www.abledata.com/Site_2/funding.pdf.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (ED/OSERS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ABLEDATA, Silver Spring, MD.
Note: ABLEDATA is operated by Macro International.