Resources for Assistive Technology

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    • Specializing in home healthcare and rehabilitation products for the senior, disability and rehab markets, Maddak Inc. has been recognized as the largest manufacturer in the United States of Aids for Daily Living (ADL). Various therapeutic games and assessment kits for occupational, physical, speech and recreational therapists are also produced. All products are marketed under the Ableware® trade name. 

    • Altorr has a product line of portable lift systems, automated door openers, and an environmental control unit. Victory is a universal Environmental Control Unit (ECU) with speech recognition designed to give physically challenged individuals the freedom to control their environment.  Control lighting, heating, air-conditioning, and electronics such as Computers, TVs, VCRs with your voice.  Victory is a universal controller capable of controlling all major wireless protocols.

    • A dog leash that easily clamps to a wheelchair and will never get tangled up. 

    • Enjoy the physical, emotional and social benefits of walking your dog from your wheelchair with the Hound-a-bout™ hands-free dog walking system.  Simply remove one of your wheelchair’s swing-away, tubular arm rests, drop the Hound-a-bout mast into the empty receiver, hook your dog up and go!  And if your chair didn't come equipped with tubular, swing-away arm rests...no worries!  We will work with you and your wheelchair's manufacturer to make sure you have the hardware you need to make the Hound-a-bout system work. 

    • Turn Your Stove into a SMART STOVE!

      iGuardStove uses:
       •Complex Motion Sensing Technology
       •Innovative Clinical Analysis Software
       •Advanced Current Monitoring Technology 

    • Imagine being able to empty your own urine leg bag with just the touch of a button or wave of your wrist. That’s life with the Melio Self-Emptying Leg Bag System. 

    • The PantHook is a simple, innovative device that keeps your pants out of the way while self catheterizing or urinating in a hand urinal. Simply slide the PantHook between your wheelchair bottom and seat cushion and reach down to pull the hook to the waistband of your pants or underwear and the PantHook will pull your pants out of the way so you can have both hands free to do what you need to. 

    • The Sammons Preston catalog is a leading provider of rehabilitation, assistive and splinting products all over the world.

    • The Tobii PCEye module is a clip-on eye control unit for alternative computer access. It is designed to dock under retail PC computer screens and provides individuals with spinal cord injuries a 100% hands free way of controlling their computer’s mouse and keyboard. 

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  • Stories

    • 09/29/2017 - 7:56am
      FAAST is willing to work with any individual, state agency, or community organization, to replace or repair damaged or destroyed assistive technology or durable medical equipment. Here are the different ways to get in contact with FAAST:1....

    • 10/22/2013 - 1:56pm
      Did you know that Florida now has a "Texting While Driving Law?"During the 2013 legislative session, the law, which went into effect Oct. 1, bans manual texting only while driving, but allows it for drivers stopped in traffic or at...

    • 05/16/2013 - 9:47am
      By Ziggi Landsman www.unitedspinal.org Find new mobility by powering up or muscling up your manual wheelchair. Here is a round-up of wheelchair power assist and propulsion assist devices that can help you with your daily hump. Some of these...

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