Assistive Technology (AT) includes any item, piece of equipment, software or system that helps people achieve greater independence and quality of life.
A range of low- to high-tech devices are available. Low-tech devices are usually less expensive, don’t require a lot of training and have fewer features. High-tech devices are generally more expensive and while they may require more in-depth training, they tend to have multiple features and purposes.
The following are examples of assistive technology: