Illinois Assistive Technology Program

Independent Living Through Technology

Information and Assistance

IATP provides information about assistive technology to anyone who contacts us. Staff provide assistance to individuals with disabilities, their family members, friends, neighbors, health care providers, educators, employers, service providers, businesses, and other interested parties about AT products, devices, services, funding sources, and other related disability topics. Staff may also put individuals in contact with other agencies, organizations, or companies to provide them with needed information on AT products, devices, services, funding sources, or other related disability topics.  IATP can help you with information on:

  • Our programs and services
  • Assistive technology devices and/or services
  • Where and how to see and try AT devices before purchasing
  • AT assessments and evaluations
  • Costs of AT and funding resources
  • AT Manufacturers and Vendors
  • Donating or obtaining gently used AT devices
  • Device training and successful implementation of AT in chosen environments
  • Disability services
  • Disability organizations
  • And other information related to assistive technology

Public Awareness Activities

The Illinois Assistive Technology Program regularly participates in exhibits at health fairs, conferences and expos. Staff take a variety of assistive technology for visitors to view and information about IATP’s programs.

IATP staff provide presentations to groups looking for general information about assistive technology and/or the Illinois Assistive Technology Program. Presentations can be designed to meet specific needs. IATP has fact sheets on several of its programs.

IATP Brochures

IATP Brochure

IATP Brochure (PDF)

IATP Spanish Brochure (PDF)

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