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Programs that pay for or provide equipment, appliances, software and assistive aids that enable people, including those who have physical or sensory limitations, to increase their mobility and/or ability to communicate and live more comfortably. (AIRS LH-0600)

1247 Filer Ave E
Twin Falls, ID 83301
Phone: 208-595-2095
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Address:
1247 Filer Ave E
Twin Falls, ID 83301
Phone: 208-595-2095
Fax: 855-824-4617
Services Provided: National Seating & Mobility’s only business is custom mobility, Rehab and adaptive seating systems. During three decades, we’ve grown from five locations to a national network of professional Assistive Technology Providers (ATPs) serving clients, therapists and physicians across the U.S.

Our clients are often severely physically challenged. Most are pediatrics with diagnoses of birth defects, cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy and spina bifida. We also serve teens, adults and seniors challenged with severe trauma, disease and skeletal disorders.

Each NSM client presents unique circumstances, lifestyles and Rehab needs. As such, we want all our clients and caregivers to understand :
•The importance of having the right chair for your special need.
•Our work with you and your healthcare provider.
•How we’ve helped others like you.
•Specialized training and experience required of our professional staff.
•How to find the nearest National Seating & Mobility branch office.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 11/25/2013
341 W Washington
Boise, ID 83720
Phone: 208-334-3220
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Organization Name: Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired
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Address:
341 W Washington
Boise, ID 83720
Phone: 208-334-3220
Fax: 208-334-2963
Eligibility: Legal and functional blindness or losing vision.
Services Provided:

Rehabilitation Services include:
- medical assistance as deemed appropriate
- independent living services
- vocational guidance and counseling
- vocational and academic training, including books, tuition, equipment, and supplies
- home instruction in alternative techniques of blindness
- assistance in setting up a small business
- job placement and follow-up to assure success

**ATC-Center: provides intensive instruction in alternative techniques skills. The Center's goal is to provide training which will allow the individual to perform any task, on the job or at home, as well as his/ her sighted peers. Whenever possible, the client is encouraged to participate in training at the center; however, when that is not possible, the client may learn these skills at home through the assistance of a home instructor. Instruction is available in the following areas:
- adjustment to blindness
- instruction in travel (getting to where you want to go)
- braille, typing, and computer
- techniques of daily living and homemaking
- industrial arts, including wood shop

**Sight Restoration: The best way to rehabilitate a blind person is to restore vision. When sight can be restored, ICBVI, civic organizations, and other state agencies often can provide financial assistance to qualified individuals.

**Business Enterprise Programs: Many blind individuals manage and operate vending stands located in public buildings throughout Idaho. Interested individuals may receive training in accounting and management procedures, initial ordering and maintenance of equipment, stock, and supplies. This program makes it possible for some blind individuals to earn a living and pay taxes.

**Services for Seniors: The Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired provides specially designed services for seniors who are experiencing vision loss. These services may include home counseling, instruction in alternative techniques, peer support groups, low vision services, and making communities and resources more accessible for the senior blind or visually impaired person.

**Newsline for the Blind Reading Services: ICBVI has made available to the blind of Idaho a national newspaper service via the telephone. Additionally, volunteers broadcast the reading of the Idaho Statesman and other current materials on radio (this radio service is limited to a one-hundred mile radius of Boise).

**Taping Services: The Commission along with volunteers, produce reading materials on tape for blind college students and others having special reading needs. The Idaho State Library's "Talking Book Program" provides, on loan, record players or tape players for blind persons to use to listen to books, magazines, and other recorded material. Call 334-2117 for more information.

**Employment: The ICBVI provides training and works with employers to provide opportunities. They provide employers with individual and group training on blindness and "What Blind People Can Do".

**Summer Programs for Youth: In order to help blind and visually impaired young people become self-sufficient adults, ICBVI offers the Summer Youth Program, Summer Work Experience Program, and College Days.

**Low Vision Clinic and Store: ICBVI contracts with local optometrist to perform the Low Vision Clinic one or two days each week. The ICBVI Low Vision Store offers a variety of low vision devices and products for visually impaired individuals.

Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/19/2021
1920 E 17th St
Suite 115
Idaho Falls, ID 83404
Phone: 208-525-7028
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Organization Name: Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired
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Address:
1920 E 17th St
Suite 115
Idaho Falls, ID 83404
Phone: 208-525-7028
Fax: 208-525-7012
Eligibility: Presence of visual disability that is an impediment to daily functioning.
Services Provided:

Has three rehabilitation programs: Vocational Rehabilitation, Independent Living and Sight Restoration. The Vocational Rehabilitation Program provides training necessary to obtain a job or to retain a current job. Independent Living serves those who have no vocation objective, but who have experienced an impediment to their independence in their home, family, or community. Rehabilitation teachers instruct the person on independent living skills such as cooking, cleaning, self-care and communications. The Sight Restoration Program meets a variety of medical needs, especially that of prevention of blindness and sight restoration. It serves those individuals who cannot afford medical care in order to prevent blindness. Other assistance is provided with adaptive technology, low vision aids and appliances. If a person has Medicaid or Medicare, that is used to pay for any surgery needed, or if they can afford some of the cost, a cost sharing plan is worked out.

Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/19/2021
427 N Main St
Suite K
Pocatello, ID 83204
Phone: 208-236-6392
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Organization Name: Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired
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Address:
427 N Main St
Suite K
Pocatello, ID 83204
Phone: 208-236-6392
Eligibility: Presence of visual disability that is an impediment to employment and or daily functioning.
Services Provided:

Idaho Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired - Pocatello has three rehabilitation programs: Vocational Rehabilitation, Independent Living, and State Only. The Vocational Rehabilitation Program provides training necessary to obtain a job or maintain a current job. Financial assistance and counseling is provided. Independent Living serves those who have no vocational objective, but who have experienced an impediment to their independence in their home, family, or community. Finally, the State Only program provides financial assistance for prevention of blindness and sight restoration.

Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/19/2021
229 E Locust Ave
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814
Phone: 208-769-7077
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Organization Name: Idaho Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired
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Address:
229 E Locust Ave
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814
Phone: 208-769-7077
Eligibility: Presence of visual disability that is an impediment to daily functioning.
Services Provided:

Rehabilitation Services:
* Medical assistance when appropriate
* Vocational guidance and counseling
* Vocational and academic training, including books, tuition, equipment, and supplies
* Home instruction in alternate techniques
* Assistance in setting up a small business
* Job placement and follow-up to assure productive employment
* Independent living services.
Orientation and adjustment services:
* Adjustment to blindness
* Travel instruction
* Braille and keyboard
* Techniques of daily living
* Homemaking skills
* Industrial arts, including wood shop
Additional Services:
* Employment Services
* Sight restoration
* Business enterprise program
* Services for seniors
* Radio reading services
* Taping services
* Talking book program

Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/19/2021
1118 'F' St
Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: 208-799-5009
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Organization Name: Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired
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Address:
1118 'F' St
Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: 208-799-5009
Fax: 208-799-5125
Eligibility: Presence of visual disability that is an impediment to daily functioning.
Services Provided:

Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired - Lewiston provides
vocational skills and training so clients may return to work in a vocation that would best fit them. Also, restoration services to prevent blindness, such as eye surgery, removal of cataracts and slowing the progression of diabetic retinopathy and other eye diseases. They provide rehabilitation for clients to improve independent living skills and to remain independent in their own home. They assist people signing up for talking books at the state library, do low vision evaluations and provide help in selecting and purchasing magnifiers and low vision equipment. They assist persons with diabetes financially who need specialized equipment or by helping locate equipment such as talking calculators and long oven mitts. They can teach them cane travel and Braille. Provides low vision evaluations, and magnifiers. Home modification Operate ICBVI store where clients and public can purchase adaptive aids such as talking clocks, games, wrist watches, contrast sheets, large print timers, oven mitts, cards, or will search out products an individual is looking for, etc.

Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/19/2021
1201 S. Powerline Rd.
Nampa, ID 83686
Phone: 208-461-1473
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Address:
1201 S. Powerline Rd.
Nampa, ID 83686
Phone: 208-461-1473
Fax: 208-468-1086
Eligibility: Serve only those who cannot otherwise afford to rent or purchase home health equipment.
Services Provided: Hands of Hope offers home health care aids, i.e. walkers, wheelchairs, bath benches, commodes, etc. to those who cannot afford to rent or purchase needed items.

Financial, medical supplies (no pharmaceuticals) and equipment donations are appreciated.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 2/21/2020
3232 Elder
Boise, ID 83705
Phone: 866-205-7403
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Organization Name: Idaho Department of Health and Welfare
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Address:
3232 Elder
Boise, ID 83705
Phone: 866-205-7403
Fax: 877-314-8782
Eligibility: Idaho Medicaid clients.
Services Provided:

The Durable Medical Equipment Unit approves medical equipment and/or supplies for Idaho Medicaid participants. They also assist Medicaid participants in finding local resources for purchasing the equipment and/or supplies through a Medical Supply vendor or pharmacy.

This program is administered through the Division of Medicaid/Medial Care Unit.

Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 12/17/2020
1187 Alturas Drive
Moscow, ID 83843
Phone: 800-432-8324
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Organization Name: University of Idaho
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Address:
1187 Alturas Drive
Moscow, ID 83843
Phone: 800-432-8324
Toll Free Phone: 800-432-8324
Fax: 208-885-6102
Eligibility: Idahoans with disabilities, their families and service providers.
Services Provided: The Idaho Assistive Technology Project (IATP) assists people with disabilities in obtaining the assistive technology they need to live more independent and productive lives. The IATP offers assessment services, information and referral, training, a low interest loan program, and recycling of used equipment.

The IATP maintains a statewide information and referral program that identifies agencies, support services, funding options, and other resources related to assistive technology. These resources are available to help persons with disabilities, their families, and service providers in the selection, acquisition, or use of assistive technology devices. Catalogs, informational fact sheets, and videos describing assistive technology devices and services are available at no charge.

Assistive Device Demonstration and Lending: Assistive technology demonstration and lending Centers are located across the state of Idaho. Each Center includes computer access demonstration stations for children and adults.

Assistive Technology Finance Program: The Idaho Assistive Technology Project facilitates a low interest loan program designed to help Idahoans finance assistive technology purchases. Any person with a disability, residing in Idaho, or any person acting on their behalf, may apply for a loan. This program is made possible through the combined efforts of KeyBank-N.A., Zions Bank, the Idaho Community Foundation, and the IATP.
Application
Loan Calculator
Other Financing

Computer Distribution Program: The IATP continues it's collaboration with Computers for Kids, Inc. and the SDE: Division of Special Education to be able to offer computers to Idaho students with disabilities, grades K thru 12 who have an Individualized Education Plan (IEP).

Equipment Exchange Program: The IATP operates a statewide used equipment exchange program through which devices can be found for receiving, repairing, and distributing quality used equipment to older persons and Idahoans with disabilities of all ages. This collaboration is known as the Idaho Assistive Technology Reutilization Project (IATRP). The IATRP offers a place to search for devices all in one place.

Information, Assistance, and Resources: The IATP maintains a statewide information and assistance program related to assistive technology. Handbooks, catalogs, informational fact sheets, and videos describing assistive technology devices and services are available at no charge to Idahoans.
Assistive Technology and Disability Resources
Equipment Exchange Program
Funding Options
Idaho AT Project Publications
Information and Communication Technology

Tools for Life Fair: Tools for Life Fairs are for students with disabilities and anyone who offers support as they transition from high school to college or work. The event includes presentations about secondary transition and assistive technology. Idaho Educators, Post Secondary Educators, therapists, counselors, service providers, job developers, and other rehabilitation specialists, and especially secondary students with disabilities and their families are encouraged to attend.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/17/2020
6326 E Trent Ave
Suite A
Spokane, WA 99212
Phone: 800-585-4201
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Address:
6326 E Trent Ave
Suite A
Spokane, WA 99212
Phone: 800-585-4201
Services Provided:

Source for independent living products - Lift chairs, scooters, bath lifts, adaptive devices, wheelchairs, oxygen tank holders, grab bars, adjustable beds, walk-in bathtubs and exercise equipment and canes and walking devices; braces; diabetic shoes. (2 certified orthotic fitters)

Source: Montana Children's Special Health Services
Last Updated: 2/19/2021
6485 West Interchange Lane #101
Boise, ID 83709
Phone: 208-327-0107
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Organization Name: Muscular Dystrophy Association
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Address:
6485 West Interchange Lane #101
Boise, ID 83709
Phone: 208-327-0107
Fax: 208-327-0106
Eligibility: Must have one of the 43 neuromuscular diseases covered by the association.
Services Provided:

MDA assists with diagnostic services and follow up medical care, and helps with:

1) One speech therapy visit, physical therapy, respiratory therapy and occupational therapy visit a year.

2) One flu shot per year.

3) Monthly ALS support group.

MDA also assists with direct services such as:

1) The cost of repairing wheelchairs, scooters, or leg braces and other durable medical equipment

2) MDA has a durable medical equipment loan closet, where we repair and lend out equipment.

MDA also runs a week long summer camp for children age 6-17 who have a neuromuscular disease

Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 2/10/2021
703 S Kimball Ave
Caldwell, ID 83607
Phone: 208-454-5511
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Organization Name: Living Independence Network Corp (LINC)
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Address:
703 S Kimball Ave
Caldwell, ID 83607
Phone: 208-454-5511
TDD: 208-454-5511
Fax: 208-454-5515
Email: info@lincidaho.org
Eligibility: Any person with a Disability.
Services Provided:

Empower people with disabilities to achieve their desired level of independence.
Focus on transitioning people from institutions and prevention of institutionalization. Support services and advocacy for individuals wanting to live independently in the community. Peer support, information and referral, benefits counseling, personal assistance services, and independent living skills training. Help in applying for SSI, SSD, and PASS (Plan for Achieving Self-Support).
Provide A.D.A. site evaluations, discrimination prevention training, and education about Independent Living philosophy 2nd disability issues.

Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 8/25/2020
1878 W Overland
Boise, ID 83705
Phone: 208-336-3335
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Organization Name: Living Independence Network Corp (LINC)
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Address:
1878 W Overland
Boise, ID 83705
Phone: 208-336-3335
TDD: 208-336-3335
Fax: 208-384-5037
Email: info@lincidaho.org
Eligibility: Any person with a Disability
Services Provided:

Empower people with disabilities to achieve their desired level of independence.
Focus on transitioning people from institutions and prevention of institutionalization. Support services and advocacy for individuals wanting to live independently in the community. Peer support, information and referral, benefits counseling, personal assistance services, and independent living skills training. Help in applying for SSI, SSD, and PASS (Plan for Achieving Self-Support).
Provide A.D.A. site evaluations, discrimination prevention training, and education about Independent Living philosophy and disability issues. Used assistance equipment available at little or no cost.

Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 8/25/2020
1182 Eastland Dr N
Suite C
Twin Falls, ID 83301
Phone: 208-733-1712
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Organization Name: Living Independence Network Corp (LINC)
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Address:
1182 Eastland Dr N
Suite C
Twin Falls, ID 83301
Phone: 208-733-1712
TDD: 208-733-1712
Fax: 208-733-7711
Email: info@lincidaho.org
Eligibility: Person with a disability
Services Provided:

Empower people with disabilities to achieve their desired level of independence.
Focus on transitioning people from institutions and prevention of institutionalization. Support services and advocacy for individuals wanting to live independently in the community. Peer support, information and referral, benefits counseling, personal assistance services, and independent living skills training. Help in applying for SSI, SSD, and PASS (Plan for Achieving Self-Support).
Provide A.D.A. site evaluations, discrimination prevention training, and education about Independent Living philosophy and disability issues.

Discounted fare transportation vouchers are provided FREE to the elderly of disabled. Call for more information.

*1 month free loans- devices that amplify sound and improve understanding of speech for: telephone, personal conversations, television, and speakers at meetings. After 1 month clients may apply for a grant.

Also, provide in-home care for seniors & people with disabilities under the HCBS waiver program & private pay.

Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 8/25/2020
300 Willard Ave
Pocatello, ID 83201
Phone: 208-233-5833
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Address:
300 Willard Ave
Pocatello, ID 83201
Phone: 208-233-5833
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: The goals of the NFB are to ensure opportunity, security and equality for all blind citizens. The purpose of the National Federation of the Blind is two-fold-to help blind persons achieve self-confidence and self-respect and to act as a vehicle for collective self-expression by the blind.

Members of the NFB strive to educate the public that the blind are normal individuals who can compete on terms of equality with our sighted peers. The NFB has created a wide array of services to blind and visually impaired persons of all ages. We provide public education about blindness, information and referral services, scholarships, literature and publications about blindness, aids and appliances and other adaptive equipment for the blind. In addition, we also assist with advocacy services and protection of civil rights, have created Job Opportunities for the Blind and Newsline for the Blind (newspaper by telephone), and we are actively developing and evaluating technology, and support for blind persons and their families.

The NFB of Idaho awards scholarships each year, during the NFB of Idaho State Convention held in early spring, to blind students enrolling in college.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 3/15/2019
1720 Westgate Dr
Suite A2
Boise, ID 83704
Phone: 208-334-0879
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Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
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Address:
1720 Westgate Dr
Suite A2
Boise, ID 83704
Phone: 208-334-0879
Fax: 208-334-0952
Eligibility: The Council serves as an advocate for all Idahoans who are deaf or hard of hearing.
Services Provided: The Council provides direct services and is involved in public and private sector programs and policies as they relate to persons with hearing impairments. The Council's goal is to improve the quality of life for Idahoans who are deaf or hard of hearing by providing services such as newsletters, brochures, workshops on communication access, information and referral, advocacy, assistive device demonstration centers and workshops, and by coordinating and advocating for increases in services and access to services provided by other agencies. The Council serves as a resource for other state agencies regarding the needs of persons with hearing impairments and how to meet those needs.

The Council provides demonstration and loan of assistive devices for people who are deaf or hard of hearing through demonstration centers throughout Idaho. There are 7 centers located in Moscow, Boise, Twin Falls, Idaho State University, Caldwell, Coeur D'Alene and Idaho Falls. The Council has a small grant program administered by United Cerebral Palsy to help people purchase assistive devices. Application can be made at the demonstration and loan centers.

Numerous brochures are available from the Council on the requirements of the ADA Act for public and private agencies to provide reasonable accommodations and communication access for Idahoans who are deaf or hard of hearing; a statewide directory of sign language and oral interpreters; Help and Hope, a Resource Guide for Parents of a Child with a Hearing Loss; Opportunity, a newsletter published quarterly.

Find a sign language interpreter, go online to: http://www.cdhh.idaho.gov/interpreting_services.htm
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/9/2020
1815 E Francis Ave
Spokane, WA 99208
Phone: 509-484-3842
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Address:
1815 E Francis Ave
Spokane, WA 99208
Phone: 509-484-3842
Eligibility: N/A
Services Provided: Sales and service of handicapped equipped vehicles for personal or commercial use -- does van modifications.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
1820 E 17th St
Ste 120
Idaho Falls, ID 83404
Phone: 208-529-3358
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Address:
1820 E 17th St
Ste 120
Idaho Falls, ID 83404
Phone: 208-529-3358
Eligibility: Referral from schools, RN's, MD's
Services Provided: Serves children and adults with all disabilities through the following five services: information and referral, public education and advocacy, loaning library of adaptive toys and items, augmentative communication assessment, and infant/toddler computer early intervention program. Home Health agencies in area.
Provides assistance to people with disabilities, families & service providers in finding appropriate assistive technology in the areas of learning, self-care, computers, equipment, direct therapy services.
Provides evaluations in areas of feeding, adaptive positioning (play/wheelchairs) and fine motor dexterity. Provides aquatic therapy to children and adults. Consults with MD's, SLP, EPT, regarding services to children - adult for intervention, equipment. Provides services to farmers and ranchers for assistive technology.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 3/15/2019
1246 Yellowstone Ave, Suite A-3
Pocatello, ID 83201-4374
Phone: 208-232-0922
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Organization Name: DisAbility Rights Idaho
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Address:
1246 Yellowstone Ave, Suite A-3
Pocatello, ID 83201-4374
Phone: 208-232-0922
Toll Free Phone: 866-309-1589
Fax: 208-232-0938
Eligibility: People with disabilities
Services Provided: DisAbility Rights Idaho provides advocacy (information & referral; negotiation & mediation; short-term & technical assistance; legal advise/representation (for people with disabilities who have been abused/neglected; denied services or benefits; experienced rights violations or discrimination; had voting accessibility problems; need assistive technology/services; help receiving services from rehabilitation programs; or SSI/SSDI beneficiaries with return to work issues.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 2/21/2020
4477 Emerald Street, Suite B-100
Boise, ID 83706-2066
Phone: 208-336-5353
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Organization Name: DisAbility Rights Idaho
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Address:
4477 Emerald Street, Suite B-100
Boise, ID 83706-2066
Phone: 208-336-5353
Toll Free Phone: 800-632-5125
Fax: 208-336-5396
Eligibility: People with disabilities
Services Provided: DisAbility Rights Idaho provides advocacy (information & referral; negotiation & mediation; short-term & technical assistance; legal advise/representation (for people with disabilities who have been abused/neglected; denied services or benefits; experienced rights violations or discrimination; had voting accessibility problems; need assistive technology/services; help receiving services from rehabilitation programs; or SSI/SSDI beneficiaries with return to work issues.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 2/21/2020
330 5th St
Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: 208-746-9033
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Address:
330 5th St
Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: 208-746-9033
Fax: 208-746-1004
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided:

Independent Living Center - provides advocacy, peer counseling, information and referral, independent living skills and personal assistance in the home.

Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 8/28/2020
Idaho Falls, ID 83403-2313
Phone: 208-403-6865
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Address:
Idaho Falls, ID 83403-2313
Phone: 208-403-6865
Eligibility: Services are provided without regard to race, color, national origin, religion or sex.
Services Provided: CDF is a non-profit organization that provides funds to assist families to care for children with developmental disabilities in their home.
It may be used to purchase:
Respite care
Specialized evaluations
Adaptive equipment/bicycles
Therapy
Specialized clothing
Housing modifications
Computers/Software
Service Animals

The Foundation serves children from birth to age 21 within Region 7. Parent organization of Bikes for Kids Idaho and Field of Angels.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 3/15/2019
505 N Main St
Moscow, ID 83843
Phone: 208-883-0523
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Address:
505 N Main St
Moscow, ID 83843
Phone: 208-883-0523
Fax: 208-883-0524
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided:

The Disability Action Center provides advocacy, information and referral, peer support and independent living skills training to people with disabilities and the community.

Information available on:
ADA, fair housing, access issues/discrimination, Independent living issues, transportation, personal assistants, sign language interpreters, community services, coping strategies, Social Security, vocational rehab, Medicare and Medicaid, and assistive technology for people with hearing impairments.

*1 month free loans- devices that amplify sound and improve understanding of speech for: telephone, personal conversations, television, and speakers at meetings. After 1 month clients may apply for a grant.

Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 8/28/2020
14807 N Forestdale Dr
Rathdrum, ID 83858
Phone: 208-687-3913
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Address:
14807 N Forestdale Dr
Rathdrum, ID 83858
Phone: 208-687-3913
Fax: 888-516-7778
Eligibility: Low vision; blind
Services Provided:

Specializes in video magnifiers for the visually impaired, text to speech devices, and portable video magnifiers. Free set up and training available. Braille products are also available.

Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/19/2020
1187 Alturas Drive
Moscow, ID 83843
Phone: 800-432-8324
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Organization Name: Idaho Assistive Technology Project
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Address:
1187 Alturas Drive
Moscow, ID 83843
Phone: 800-432-8324
Fax: 208-885-6102
Eligibility: Individuals with disabilities, family members, service professionals.
Services Provided: Local resource center to find out about, or borrow equipment to make life easier and more productive for people who have disabilities - hand injuries, arthritis, blind & wheelchair bound - can get equipment on a loan basis - Web site is www.idaho.at4all.com
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 12/20/2019
445 12th Street SW
Washington, DC 20554
Phone: 888-225-5322
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Organization Name: Federal Communications Commission
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Address:
445 12th Street SW
Washington, DC 20554
Phone: 888-225-5322
TDD: 888-225-5322
Toll Free Phone: 888-835-5322
Fax: 866-418-0232
Eligibility: persons with a hearing or speech disability
Services Provided: Telecommunications Relay Services permit persons with a hearing or speech disability to use the telephone system via a text telephone (TTY) or other device to call persons with or without such disabilities.

To make using TRS as simple as possible, you can simply dial 711 to be automatically connected to a TRS operator. It's fast, functional and free.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 1/10/2019
13 Garfield Way
Newark, DE 19713
Phone: 302-368-2515
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Organization Name: Pyramid Educational Consultants
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Address:
13 Garfield Way
Newark, DE 19713
Phone: 302-368-2515
Toll Free Phone: 888-732-7462
Fax: 302-368-2516
Services Provided: Consulting services, products, and workshops for educators and parents of children with autism and related disabilities.
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 1/7/2020
15 South Second Street
Dolgeville, NY 13329
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Organization Name: Bergeron Health Care
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Address:
15 South Second Street
Dolgeville, NY 13329
Toll Free Phone: 800-371-2778
Fax: 315-429-8862
Services Provided: A commercial enterprise offering mobility equipment, therapy equipment, feeding equipment, classroom equipment, daily living equipment, strollers, and toys for children with special needs. OT and PT on staff to assist with inquiries.
Provider Profiles: Internet resource
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 1/7/2020
Sobrato Center for Nonprofits-Milpitas
552A Valley Way
Milpitas, CA 95035
Phone: 408-263-8000
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Address:
Sobrato Center for Nonprofits-Milpitas
552A Valley Way
Milpitas, CA 95035
Phone: 408-263-8000
Fax: 408-273-6660
Services Provided: Provides a network where people with disabilities and their loved ones can effortlessly research, compare, locate and obtain mobility and assistive products, thereby helping them to lead more independent lives.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 8/20/2018
530 Elliott Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51503-0202
Phone: 712-325-0812
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Organization Name: Job's Daughters International
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Address:
530 Elliott Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51503-0202
Phone: 712-325-0812
Email: johnhauser11@gmail.com
Eligibility:

Any child with hearing loss between the ages of newborn and twenty years, with financial need, may apply.

Services Provided:

Assists children with hearing loss to achieve improved communication. Provides financial assistance for hearing aids, enclosed caption converters for television, tactile units, FM units (into which a hearing aid is plugged for amplification), computers to assist deaf children in communicating, etc.

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 7/30/2021
8161 Normandale Blvd.
Bloomington, MN 55437
Phone: 952-838-9000
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Address:
8161 Normandale Blvd.
Bloomington, MN 55437
Phone: 952-838-9000
Toll Free Phone: 800-537-2237
Services Provided: Champions for children with disabilities, Parent Advocacy Coalition for Educational Rights, PACER Center expands opportunities and enhances the quality of life of children and young adults with disabilities and their families. PACER is staffed primarily by parents of children with disabilities and works in coalition with 18 disability organizations. A significant Learning Center, Resources, and specifically for Students and Young Adults.
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 1/7/2020
2041 Exchange Drive
St. Charles, MO 63303
Phone: 636-724-2227
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Organization Name: Travelers Protective Association of America
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Address:
2041 Exchange Drive
St. Charles, MO 63303
Phone: 636-724-2227
Toll Free Phone: 877-872-2638
Eligibility: Persons who experience deafness or a hearing deficiency
Services Provided:

Provides financial aid to people who suffer deafness or hearing impairment and who need assistance in obtaining mechanical devices, medical or specialized treatment or specialized education as well as speech classes, note takers, interpreters, etc. and in other areas of need that are directly related to hearing impairment.

Provider Profiles:

Quarterly review of applications

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 9/18/2020
5000 Cheshire Parkway North
Minneapolis, MN 55446
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Address:
5000 Cheshire Parkway North
Minneapolis, MN 55446
Toll Free Phone: 800-464-8002
Fax: 763-268-4365
Eligibility: For very young children. Eligibility requirements. Underserved Americans with no other resources.
Services Provided: Miracle-Ear® is committed to helping underserved people with hearing loss and giving them the gift of sound. Committed to excellent products, follow-up care and service.
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 1/7/2020
PO Box 1245
Smithtown, NY 11787
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Organization Name: Foundation for Sight and Sound
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Address:
PO Box 1245
Smithtown, NY 11787
Eligibility: Adults and children with limited financial resources. As a prerequisite, we ask all applicants to exhaust all other financial resources including but not limited to, available credit, family support, money market accounts, mutual funds, 401(k) plans, trust funds, annuities, and savings/checking and State sponsored programs.
Services Provided: Provides new high quality hearing aids. Each person receives: two hearing aids, custom ear molds and one year limited service. After an application fee (see Tier I and II on website) the only expenses are the cost of the hearing evaluation and batteries. These costs are not paid to HAH.
Provider Profiles: $125 application fee.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 6/12/2019
7777 Forest Lane, C-A94 PMB 143
Dallas, TX 75230
Phone: 972-424-7711
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Address:
7777 Forest Lane, C-A94 PMB 143
Dallas, TX 75230
Phone: 972-424-7711
Eligibility: based on financial need, children and adults with hearing loss
Services Provided:

Dedicated to giving the gifts of hearing and speech; providing medical and surgical treatment, hearing technologies, speech and hearing rehabilitation, and educational support.

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 9/22/2020
2001 K Street NW
Washington, DC 20006
Phone: 202-367-1121
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Address:
2001 K Street NW
Washington, DC 20006
Phone: 202-367-1121
Services Provided:

RESNA is a professional society for individuals and organizations interested in technology and disability. Provides training and resources for professionals and the public including links to finding certified professionals in states.

RESNA Catalyst Project: Provides technical assistance to AT Act entities.

Provider Profiles:

Internet Resource- Locator for assistive technology professionals

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 7/30/2021
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Address:
Eligibility: Blind or visually impaired
Services Provided: Be My Eyes is an app that connects people who are blind or visually impaired with a community of normal sighted volunteers. This allows them to handle tasks which requires sight.
Provider Profiles: International
app
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 1/6/2020
3651 Lindell Road, Suite D239
Las Vegas, NV 89103
Phone: 204-654-1074
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Address:
3651 Lindell Road, Suite D239
Las Vegas, NV 89103
Phone: 204-654-1074
Toll Free Phone: 800-661-9915
Fax: 204-654-1149
Services Provided:

Makes mobility bikes and devices for people with special needs.

Source: Help Me Grow Utah via United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/13/2020
One Park Avenue Ste 1
Portsmouth, RI 02871
Phone: 401-293-5551
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Address:
One Park Avenue Ste 1
Portsmouth, RI 02871
Phone: 401-293-5551
Toll Free Phone: 877-622-2884
Fax: 401-293-5342
Email: naa@nationalautism.org
Eligibility:

Individuals with autism who are non-verbal or minimally verbal and whose communication challenges put them at increased risk of injury or harm. For those in extreme financial need.

Services Provided: Parent-led non-profit organization that responds to the most urgent needs of the autism community, providing real help and hope so that all affected can reach their full potential. Provides expense assistance for assistive technology, as well as information on disease and disability.

  • Assistive Technology Expense Assistance
  • Disease/Disability Information
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/3/2021
6700 Washington Avenue South
Eden Prairie, MN 55344
Phone: 800-328-8602
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Address:
6700 Washington Avenue South
Eden Prairie, MN 55344
Phone: 800-328-8602
Fax: 952-828-6900
Email: info@starkeyfoundation.org
Eligibility:

Based on income and assets

Services Provided:

Starkey Hearing Foundation uses the gift of hearing to reflect caring and sharing and improve the lives of individuals, families and communities.

COVID-19 UPDATE: Following all CDC and State guidelines.

  • Hearing Aids
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/3/2021
Phone: 855-846-8376
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Address:
Phone: 855-846-8376
Toll Free Phone: 1-855-846-8376
Eligibility: Must meet all these criteria: Be located where Comcast offers Internet service; Have at least one child receiving free school lunches through the National School Lunch Program; Have not subscribed to Comcast Internet service within the last 90 days; Not have an overdue Comcast bill or unreturned equipment.
Services Provided: Internet Essestials offers families $9.95 (plus tax) a month Internet service and a low-cost computer to qualified applicants.
Never pay any price increases or pay any activation or equipment rental fees.
Option to buy a computer at initial enrollment for the low price of just $149.99 + tax
Free Internet training available — online, in print and in person.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 1/7/2020
77 Solano Square Unit 308
Benicia, CA 94510
Phone: 877-249-2393
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Address:
77 Solano Square Unit 308
Benicia, CA 94510
Phone: 877-249-2393
Fax: 877-259-9419
Email: customerservice@nationalautismresources.com
Services Provided: Provides school districts, insurance companies and family members of the autism community with proven tools that improve the independence and quality of life for people on the autism spectrum.
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 1/6/2020
500 N Marketplace Drive, Suite 203
Centerville, UT 84014
Phone: 801-622-5676
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Address:
500 N Marketplace Drive, Suite 203
Centerville, UT 84014
Phone: 801-622-5676
Toll Free Phone: 888-228-1798
Email: info@advancedbrain.com
Eligibility: Children with special needs or on the Autism spectrum, and adults
Services Provided:

Innovative neuroscience-based music programs. Helps children and adults improve their focus, learning, listening and communication skills.

  • Books & Music
  • Learning Software
  • Sleep Products
  • Audio Equipment
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 9/14/2020
815 Battlefield Boulevard South
RF Equipment, Operations and Training
Chesapeake, VA 23322
Phone: 877-580-5433
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Address:
815 Battlefield Boulevard South
RF Equipment, Operations and Training
Chesapeake, VA 23322
Phone: 877-580-5433
Email: saunders@projectlifesaver.org
Eligibility:

First responders for the cognitively impaired.

Services Provided: A membership program that provides police, fire/rescue, and other first responders with a comprehensive program including education, equipment, and training to quickly locate and rescue 'at risk' individuals with cognitive disorders who are at constant risk to the life threatening behavior of wandering. Includes those with Alzheimer's disease, autism, and Down syndrome. Citizens enrolled in Project Lifesaver wear a small personal transmitter around the wrist or ankle that emits an individualized tracking signal. If an enrolled client goes missing, the caregiver notifies their local Project Lifesaver agency, and a trained emergency team responds to the wanderer's area.

  • Locator Aids
  • Emergency Rescue
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/3/2021
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8 Sandra Court
Newbury Park, CA 91320
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Address:
8 Sandra Court
Newbury Park, CA 91320
Toll Free Phone: 800-634-4351
Email: CustomerService@AccessTR.com
Services Provided: Inclusive and Adaptive Recreation Equipment for the Physically Challenged. Free shipping over $99.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/3/2019
9120 Double Diamond Pkwy Unit 1062
Reno, NV 89521
Phone: 800-433-2573
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Address:
9120 Double Diamond Pkwy Unit 1062
Reno, NV 89521
Phone: 800-433-2573
Toll Free Phone: 800-433-2573
Fax: 775-883-2384
Email: play@AmericanSwing.com
Services Provided: Adaptive playground equipment supplier. High quality and safe for children. Commercial playground supplier that services schools, daycare facilities, and public parks, as well as supplying high quality residential products and parts to the individual homeowner.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 1/27/2020
595 Menlo Drive
Rocklin, CA 95765
Phone: 702-305-1743
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Address:
595 Menlo Drive
Rocklin, CA 95765
Phone: 702-305-1743
Fax: 877-846-9122
Email: Deborah.ace@clearcaptions.com
Eligibility:

No cost to individuals who are hard-of-hearing and have medically recognized hearing loss, whose hearing loss inhibits their phone use.

Services Provided:

Offers phone caption services and help to get a caption phone at no cost. FCC certified.

Though you pay for your broadband and telephone service, ClearCaptions products and services are free as a relay cost through Title IV of the ADA.

Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/17/2021
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2525 Lemond St SW
PO Box 998
Owatonna, MN 55060
Phone: 855-899-9560
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Address:
2525 Lemond St SW
PO Box 998
Owatonna, MN 55060
Phone: 855-899-9560
Services Provided: Inclusive and adaptive equipment; physical education, athletics, and fitness equipment.
Adaptive recreation.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/6/2019
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601 FlagHouse Dr
Hasbrouck Heights, NJ 07604
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Address:
601 FlagHouse Dr
Hasbrouck Heights, NJ 07604
Toll Free Phone: 800-793-7900
Email: sales@flaghouse.com
Services Provided:

Inclusive and adaptive resources for sport, recreation, special needs. Adapted PE, daily living, clinical furniture, learning and development, motor skills, positioning and mobility, recreation, and sensory space design.

Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 12/11/2020
West Palm Beach, FL
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Address:
West Palm Beach, FL
Toll Free Phone: 888-304-7655
Email: Support@HowiRollSports.com
Services Provided: Inclusive and adaptive sports equipment for adaptive athletes, adaptive recreation equipment.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/6/2019
1850 Borman Court
St. Louis, MO 63146-7108
Phone: 314-692-2424
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Address:
1850 Borman Court
St. Louis, MO 63146-7108
Phone: 314-692-2424
Toll Free Phone: 877-664-4565
Fax: 800-664-4534
Eligibility: Children and adults with special needs
Services Provided: Specializes in special needs products and therapy solutions that facilitate movement and exercise.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 8/6/2019
8023 Franklin Road
Murfreesboro, TN 37128
Phone: 615-562-0043
Service Categories:
Organization Name: Assistive Technology Services
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Address:
8023 Franklin Road
Murfreesboro, TN 37128
Phone: 615-562-0043
Fax: 831-308-9671
Email: dealerservices@atscares.com
Services Provided:

Provides medical alert systems (with no monthly fees) and vision/hearing/mobility aids.

Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/3/2021
3075 Adeline Street, Suite 120
Berkeley, CA 94703
Phone: 510-848-1112
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Organization Name: Through the Looking Glass
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Address:
3075 Adeline Street, Suite 120
Berkeley, CA 94703
Phone: 510-848-1112
TDD: 510-848-1005
Toll Free Phone: 800-644-2666
Fax: 510-848-4445
Wheelchair Access: Full Wheelchair Access
Eligibility: Parents with disabilities who have younger children
Services Provided:

Services Include:

  • Assistive Technology Training
  • Disease/Disability Information
  • Information and Referral
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 2/2/2021
Address:
Omaha, NE
Toll Free Phone: 800-223-3131
Fax: 866-826-4839
Email: julie.west@qwest.com
Services Provided: Telephone assistance for disabled: vision-or hearing-impaired, or who have mobility, cognitive or other disabilities.

Hearing Augmentation Aids
Specialized Telecommunications Equipment
Telecommunication Relay Services
Visual/Reading Aids
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 1/7/2020
50 Broadway
Hawthorne, NY 10532
Phone: 914-747-3070
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Address:
50 Broadway
Hawthorne, NY 10532
Phone: 914-747-3070
Toll Free Phone: 800-832-8697
Fax: 914-747-3480
Services Provided: Enabling Devices, formerly known as Toys for Special Children, manufactures and sells AAC communicators, adapted toys, adaptive switches, sensory products, adapted electronics and more for people with disabilities.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 1/31/2020
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4215 Riverboat Road
Salt Lake City, UT 84123
Phone: 877-865-9228
Service Categories:
Address:
4215 Riverboat Road
Salt Lake City, UT 84123
Phone: 877-865-9228
Toll Free Phone: 877-865-9228
Fax: 877-567-6244
Email: support@captioncall.com
Services Provided: CaptionCall is a phone that captions of what the other person is saying scroll while you talk so you can better understand the conversation. Available as a phone or as an app for iPad and iPhone.

Available for free with a professional certification form from a qualified professional certifying hearing loss and need for captioned telephone service.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 4/8/2020
W6316 Design Drive
Greenville, WI 54942
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Address:
W6316 Design Drive
Greenville, WI 54942
Toll Free Phone: 888-388-6344
Fax: 888-388-3224
Email: patsy.stephens@schoolspecialty.com
Eligibility: Sensory processing disorder, learning differences, attention and focus issues, behavioral concerns, and autistic spectrum disorder.
Services Provided: Products are hand-selected by experienced special needs professionals. Not only do they meet our high quality standards, they are also kid-tested and therapist, teacher and parent approved.

Adapted Arts and Crafts Materials
Adapted Toys
Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Equipment Acquisition Assistance
Braille and Tactile Aids
Control and Signaling Aids
Low Vision Aids
Speech Aids
Visual/Reading Aids
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 8/12/2019
4192 South Riverboat Road
Salt Lake City, UT 84123
Phone: 505-219-2447
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Address:
4192 South Riverboat Road
Salt Lake City, UT 84123
Phone: 505-219-2447
Toll Free Phone: 866-756-6729
Email: pmccluskey@sorenson.com
Eligibility: People who are deaf
Services Provided: The leading provider of Video Relay Service (VRS) for the Deaf. Sorenson Video Relay Service® (SVRS®) provides the highest-quality, professional interpreters and the broadest range of products to deliver an unmatched communication experience.

ntouch® videophones are the only videophones designed specifically for the Deaf. Sorenson provides extensive outreach, technical support and education programs, so users can communicate with anyone, anywhere, anytime.

Through a high-speed internet connection, Deaf individuals using a videophone, computer or mobile device, place SVRS calls to hearing people, who receive the calls on a standard phone.

Interpretation/Translation
Sign Language Interpretation
Video Relay Services
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 8/12/2019
6529 Telegraph Avenue
Oakland, CA 94609
Phone: 510-338-3466
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Address:
6529 Telegraph Avenue
Oakland, CA 94609
Phone: 510-338-3466
Toll Free Phone: 800-752-5522
Fax: 510-338-3467
Services Provided:

Vital-Link Medical Alert Systems provides peace of mind and independence through emergency response products and services to get help quickly to clients when they are unable to reach the phone.

Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Specialized Telecommunications Equipment
Voice/Audio Output Aids

Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 3/3/2021