ERIC Number: EJ462512
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Barriers to Acquiring Assistive Technology: Cost and Lack of Information.
Uslan, M. M.
Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness, v86 n9 p402-07 Nov 1992
A survey of direct service organizations and three telephone surveys of visually impaired persons revealed that only a small percentage of visually impaired persons are able to acquire assistive technology devices because of lack of information and financial resources. Financial resources of individuals with visual impairments, financial assistance available, and equipment acquisition patterns are discussed. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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