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Maine CITE

The Maine Department of Education’s Maine CITE Program
helps make Assistive Technologies (AT) available to the Maine children,
adults and seniors who need them.

What is Assistive Technology (AT)

Assistive Technology (AT) is any device, piece of equipment or product that makes it easier for someone with a disability to live more independently and safely, work at a job, learn in school, get about their community or pursue play and leisure.

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Upcoming CTD Webinars of Interest

From the Center on Technology and Disability… AT Assessment Tools & Interventions: Tots Can Tech Too! Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 – 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm EST Technology can provide access to participation and learning activities for young children with disabilities or at risk of developing disabilities. To do so, child-specific assistive technology (AT) assessments… Read more Upcoming CTD Webinars of Interest

AgrAbility Webinar

The following announcement comes from Maine AgrAbility… New Ideas in Rural and Farm Assistive Technology Thursday, December 15, 2016 – 3:00 p.m. ET Modern assistive technology (AT) is a vital component of successful rehabilitation and return-to-work for farmers and other rural Americans. The use of AT is all around us, and is very accessible in… Read more AgrAbility Webinar

AbleNet webinars for December

The following AbleNet University webinars are taking place in the next few weeks… Wednesday, 12/07/16, 12:30 pm ET. Taking AT Along to Colleges and Universities. presented by Gayle Bowser and Janet Peters. Registration for Taking AT Along to Colleges and Universities. Thursday, 12/08/16, 4:00 pm ET. Apps Across the Curriculum – Supporting Diverse Learners with Google… Read more AbleNet webinars for December

Maine Trust for People with Disabilities

Maine’s only pooled trust for people with disabilities The Maine Trust for People with Disabilities (MTPD) is Maine’s only nonprofit organization that offers parents, relatives and friends a convenient and economical way to establish and fund a special needs trust account for an individual who has a disability and who qualifies for public benefits, such… Read more Maine Trust for People with Disabilities