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Disability Resources - Assistive Devices

Links in this category: 47. Newest link in this category: 2018-05-14

LinkDetails
Revised/Checked
Wheelchair junkie
Wheelchair news with an active discussion forum.
http://www.wheelchairjunkie.com/
International interest,
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2019-02
Whirlwind Wheelchair International (WWI)
The communications hub of the Whirlwind Wheelchair Network of independent wheelchair-producing workshops in developing countries.
http://www.whirlwindwheelchair.org/
International interest,
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2019-02
Closing The Gap
Focuses on computer technology for people with special needs through its bi-monthlynewspaper, annual international conference and extensive web site.
http://www.closingthegap.com/
International interest,
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2019-02
The Ramp People
Over 25 years of manufacturing experience in vehicle ramps, van ramps, car ramps, motorcycle ramps, portable ramps , wheelchair ramps and disabled ramps.
http://www.theramppeople.co.uk/
International interest,
United Kingdom,
English language,
Link checked 2019-01
Abledata, Assistive Technology Information
Searchable database of 19,000 assistive technology products. Site maintained for the National Institute of Disability Rehabilitation Research of the U.S. Department of Education.
http://www.abledata.com/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2019-02
Disabled Living Foundation - DLF
The Disabled Living Foundation is a UK national charity working for greater independence for disabled people, providing equipment advice and information.
http://www.dlf.org.uk/
United Kingdom,
English language,
Link checked 2019-02
For Your Convenience
For Your Convenience is a unique company totally dedicated to enabling independent living by solving accessibility and mobility problems in your bath, bedroom, kitchen and throughout your home. Our experienced crews can work within your budget to customize access according to your disability.
http://www.foryourconvenience.com/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2019-02
Hjælpemiddelinstituttet
The Danish Centre for Assistive Technology
http://www.hmi.dk/
Denmark,
Danish language,
Link checked 2019-02
AbilityHub
This Assistive Technology web site is for people with a disability, and will direct you to adaptive equipment for computers.
http://www.abilityhub.com/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2019-02
Assistivetech.net
An online information resource providing up-to-date, thorough information on assistive technologies, adaptive environments and community resources.
http://www.assistivetech.net/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2019-02
Disability Equipment UK
DoAbility UK supplies disability equipment to the UK and Ireland.
https://doability.co.uk/
United Kingdom,
English language,
Link checked 2019-02
Dynamic Living
We offer hundreds of kitchen products, bathroom helpers and unique daily living products that promote a convenient, comfortable and safe home environment for people of all ages.
http://www.dynamic-living.com/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2019-02
Independent Living Centre Australia Inc
Independent Living Centres are information resource centres which are located in every state and in ACT. Each centre displays a comprehensive range of products and equipment to assist with daily living activities. Everybody is welcome to use the ILC services, including people with disabilities, older people, their carers, parents, advocates and other service providers, health professionals, architects, builders, suppliers, manufacturers and students. You can try out products and equipment and select those most suitable prior to purchase. Please note that we do not sell items, we only display them. Each centre has a localised products and equipment database to complement the display. The occupational therapists on our info-lines use this database to provide information that are relevant to the individual caller’s needs. Most of ILC services are free to public. Each ILC are funded differently, some are funded directly by the state government, others apply for funding from public as well as private purse.
https://ilcaustralia.org.au/
Australia,
English language,
Link checked 2019-01
International Conference Series on Disability, Virtual Reality and Associated Technologies
International Conference Series on Disability, Virtual Reality and Associated Technologies website.
http://www.icdvrat.reading.ac.uk/
United Kingdom,
English language,
Link checked 2019-02
Mangar International
Specialises in low air pressure equipment for the lifting, handling and transfer of people who are disabled or elderly, in the community, in Residential Care, and for Hospital use.
http://www.mangar.co.uk/
United Kingdom,
English language,
Link checked 2019-02
Project Freedom
Provide home lifting devices that can be operated with minimal effort to transfer patients from their bed to a commode, wheelchair, or bath.
http://www.projectfreedommi.org/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2019-02
Rehabmart.com - Medical Supplies, DME, and Discount Medical Supply. Therapist owned.
Rehabmart.com is an Online discount medical equipment and supply company that is owned and operated by occupational and physical therapists. We serve seniors, caregivers, special needs children and those who are disabled.
http://www.rehabmart.com
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2019-02
RehabTool
Our mission at rehabtool.com is to help persons with communication, access or learning disabilities regain independence and control, thrive and become more productive, and ultimately live better lives, through leading edge assistive and adaptive technology.
http://www.rehabtool.com/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2019-02
RJ Cooper and Associates
Special education software, hardware adapters and products for disabled persons.
http://www.rjcooper.com/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2019-02
The Wheelchair Site - A Guide to Wheelchairs, Scooters & Accessories
The Wheelchair Site contains info on wheelchairs, wheel chair shopping, manual whellchair, electric wheelchare. It has information on scooters, children wheelchair, sports wheel chairs, all-terrain chairs, manufacturers and accessories.
http://www.thewheelchairsite.com/
Canada,
English language,
Link checked (2007-01/2020-07
WheelchairNet
A continuously developing resource for a broad community of people who are interested in wheelchairs: consumers, clinicians, manufacturers, researchers, funders. It contains resources for lifestyle, wheelchair technology and research developments, discussions, products, industry product standards, funding, services, etc.
http://www.wheelchairnet.org/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2019-02
Whirlwind Wheelchair International
The mission of Whirlwind Wheelchair International is to make it possible for every person in the developing world who needs a wheelchair to obtain one that will lead to maximum personal independence and integration into society.
http://www.whirlwindwheelchair.org
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2019-02


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