• Assistive Technology Locating funding often creates a barrier to acquiring needed assistive technology (AT) devices and services. While ATP does not directly fund the purchase of devices, it is a resource for individuals with disabilities and their family members, school staff, service providers, counselors, employers, and others to:
    (1) Obtain information about AT and appropriate funding sources;
    (2) Borrow equipment on a trial basis (or device repair);
    (3) Purchase selected equipment or software at discount prices;
    (4) Consult with specialists regarding accessibility issues;
    (5) Receive training; and
    (6) Receive on-site support at home, in schools and on the job.
    Funding
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  • Locate available housing in Nebraska A free online service available to list and find rental housing in Nebraska is available at housing.ne.gov The service allows Nebraskans to locate available housing that best fits their needs either through the web site or via a toll-free number. Individuals will be able to easily search for housing using a wide variety of search criteria, access other helpful websites, as well as tools for renters, including an affordability calculator, a rental checklist, and renter rights and responsibilities information. www.Housing.NE.Gov will also provide information on supportive services throughout the State, especially those services linked to housing needs. Visit housing.ne.gov today!
    Housing
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  • Returning to Work Mike's life changed when he
    was diagnosed with Transvere Myelitis.
    "I never lost positive attitude about
    things to accomplish", Mike stressed.

    That became apparent as he began to work with
    VR Senior Rehabilitation Specialist Frankie Charles
    and Assistive Technology Technology Specialist
    Desirae Vallier.
    Mike was determined to return to work and worked
    to beat the odds
    and play the hand he was dealt.
    Watch Mike's video to see how he returned to work
    and the technology he uses to independently perform
    his job duties. Employment
    employment
  • Technology Tools Technology benefits education
    from early childhood to
    post secondary settings and beyond.
    The Complete Class Organizer-Student Version
    app by AnimalBrainz Inc is an example
    of technology accessed on an iPad.
    Among its many features, this app synchronizes notes
    with lecture recordings.
    Simply double-tap a word for quick playback.
    The ability to view class websites and syllabi is also a
    feature within the app.
    View snapshots of this exciting app and the benefits
    of technology.
    (created by AnimalBrainz,Inc).
    Education
    education
  • Dear Employers ATP’s demonstration center is available to you and your employees to learn about available technology and how it could help! Over 1,000 items are available for demonstration to accommodate a wide variety of challenges experienced in the workplace, such as physical, organizational, and more.

    Investing in your employees is important, and ATP is here to help you find appropriate and cost effective solutions that impact gaining and maintaining employees.
    Contact ATP for demonstration opportunities nearest you. Equipment

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Assistive Technology Partnership is pleased to announce they are the administrator for the iCanConnect program.The program assists people who experience both hearing and vision loss with their telecommunication needs.

 

Click here to begin the application process

 

Introduction to the program

 

Brochure

 

View this video for more on iCanConnect

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Assistive Technology for Employer and Business Web Portal

Produced by the RESNA Catalyst Project and AT Connects

 

Employer and Business Web Portal features information on AT solutions in the workplace, finding help to access AT through state based AT Act Programs, a consultant data base directory of RESNA Employment Professionals, and numerous other resources.

 

To access web site, click here

 

 

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The ReUse Network

Recycling and MORE!

 

Click here for promotional flyer and information

 

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Tune in August 20, 2014 for Community Conversations program

My Story: I am the Voice of Brain Injury

 

 

Presented in partnership with the Brain Injury Association of Nebraska (BIA-NE)

 

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Mission and Beliefs

 

The Assistive Technology Partnership (ATP), through collaboration, provides all
Nebraskans access and opportunities to better live, learn, and work.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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ATP Education News

 

Statewide map for ATP Education Service areas across Nebraska.

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Patti Neill, ATP Education Services Program Coordinator is featured in the series " A Parent's Guide to Hearing Loss"

 

To get air dates and more information on series,

click here

 

 

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Celebrating our 25th Anniversary!

 

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2014 Events





July/Aug
2014
2014 Administrators' Day
Kearney, NebraskaJuly 30-August 1
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