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Assistive Technology

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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About Maine CITE

The Maine Department of Education’s Maine CITE Program is designed to help make assistive technology more available to Maine children, adults and seniors who need them.

Administered by the Maine Department of Education and funded by the federal Administration for Community Living.

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Try Before You Buy

Demonstrations

Maine CITE collaborates with several organizations to offer the AT device loan program. Individuals and organizations can borrow AT to try it before making a purchase. Learn about AT Device Loans

AT Device Demonstrations compare the features and benefits of a particular AT device or category of devices for an individual or small group of individuals.

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Equipment Reuse

Training

Equipment Reuse programs are places where you may buy, sell, or donate “used” Assistive Technology.

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Training activities range from face-to-face conference and smaller group presentations to on-line training webinars.

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