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Second Sixty Years

The Second Sixty Years
Aging at Home: Assistive Technology For Older Adults.
Assistive technology in the homes of older adults is a concept whose time has come. Despite the challenge of aging most of us want to continue with activities we have always enjoyed. We plan to continue to be in control of our lives. We intend to be independent and live comfortably in our own homes for as long as possible. Assistive technology is a powerful tool for achieving these goals. The Second Sixty Years is 84 pages in length and may take a few minutes to download.
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Workplace Technologies

Workplace Technologies for People with Disabilities
A Guide for People with Disabilities, Businesses, & Vocational Service Professionals. It is a strong work ethic that makes an employee valuable, not whether they look the same or share a common history. This book is filled with ideas about how employers can increase their work pool by accommodating the 7.8 million working-age adults with disabilities. It's intended for people with disabilities, employers, employment specialists, case workers, advocates or anyone interested in improving employment opportunities for people with disabilities. Workplace Technologies is 44 pages in length and may take a few minutes to download.
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Depicting People with Disabilities in the Media
Adapted from CAST's Manual of Style, this brief guide offers pointers on preferred phrasing when writing about people with disabilities. Although designed specifically for the media, the information in this guide is useful to anyone who includes people with disabilities in their writing.



About IATP Publications

IATP periodically publishes documents and booklets designed to address the need for information on specific services, devices and/or polices that affect users of assistive technology. Some of our publications are no longer avaiable in print format, but they are still available here on our website. Some publications will also require the use of Adobe Acrobat which can can be downloaded for free
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