Texas Parent to Parent

Resources: Information on Assistive Technology

If you find mistakes or would like to recommend a resource to be added to this list,
please email Debbie@txp2p.org with the correct information or resources.
Project MEND
www.projectmend.org
Toll-free: 888-903-6363
Local: 210-223-6363
Cathy.Valdez@projectmend.org
Providing medical equipment, supplies and other services to low-income people with disabilities. Call for more information.
Starkey Hearing Foundation/Hear Now
www.sotheworldmayhear.org
800-648-4327 (Hear Now), 800-769-2799
6700 Washington Avenue South
Eden Praire, MN 55344
Assists people who are hard of hearing with limited finances to get hearing aids
Sertoma - National
www.sertoma.org
816-333-8300, Ext. 200
1912 E. Meyer Blvd.
Kansas City, MO 64132
Assists people with speech, hearing and language disorders. Website gives contact information for local clubs - has hearing aid recycling program.
Texas Technology Access Project
http://tatp.edb.utexas.edu/
Local: 512-232-0740;
Toll-free: 800-828-7839
This project provides information, conducts training and technical assistance to support children and adults with disabilities in their efforts to acquire and use technology as a routine part of day-to-day living.
The Family Center on Technology and Disability
www.fctd.info
202-884-8068
Resource designed to support organizations and programs that work with families of children and youth with disabilities; offers a range of information and services on the subject of assistive technologies.
assistivetech.net
www.assistivetech.net
404-894-4960
The assistivetech.net is a national online information resource providing information on assistive technologies, adaptive environments and community resources.
Mobility 4 Kids
Voice: 800-950-5185; 701-772-5458;
218-779-0158
www.mobility4kids.com
jim@mobility4kids.com
Innovative Products, Inc., through Mobility4kids, custom-builds mobility equipment for people with disabilities and specifically children with disabilities. Our mobility devices are custom built. We work with representatives throughout the United States.
ABLEDATA
www.abledata.com/

Voice: 800-227-0216
TTY: 301-608-8912
Large database on assistive technology products.
The Alliance for Technology Access
www.ataccess.org
Voice: 800-914-3017
TTY: 731-554-5284
Information includes a national listing of assistive technology vendors.
Custom Prosthetic Design, Inc.
www.prosthesis.com
Voice: 703-723-4668
Robert Barron custom makes very special prosthesis for faces and hands for people with cancer, congenital defects, or burns.
ARF Kids
www.arfkids.org
936-545-0471
Special Service Dogs for children with disabilities or chronic illness to assist in the improvement of the quality of life and accessibility of the child.
Texas Hearing and Service Dogs
www.servicedogs.org

877-TEX-DOGS
512-891-9090
Service Dogs for children with disabilities or chronic illness.
Delta Society Pet Partners
www.deltasociety.org
425-679-5500
Provides resources on therapy and service animals, a find-a-service-animal-trainer function and standards of practice in animal-assisted activities and therapy.
Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH Intl.)
www.pathintl.org
800-369-7433
Features articles, information, and a find-a-center function.
Cameron’s Special T
www.cameronsspecialt.com
386-753-1704
Weighted T-shirts and accessories for children with special needs.
AwareAbouts
www.awareabouts.com
314-229-5006
Patented ID tags, customized by you, thread easily through shoelaces; provide First Responders with immediate access to vital phone numbers and information.
If you find mistakes or would like to recommend a resource to be added to this list,
please email Debbie@txp2p.org with the correct information or resources.