- Assistive Technology Grants October 31, 2014The Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America (RESNA) provides this list of grants (by state) that you can apply ...
- Forum demands more help for disabled October 31, 2014Using new technologies to help disabled people obtain information was the focus of ... Experts from disabled-peoples' organizations, government agency officials and entrepreneurs whose companies make assistive devices were ...
- Techshare Middle East: Connecting Diversity, Innovation and Experiences on a Global Scale October 31, 2014Techshare Middle East is a conference and exhibition discussing accessibility and assistive technology at a national and regional level with ...
- Assistive Technology October 31, 2014When I think of Assistive Technology the first thing that has always come to mind is a digital device designed to make an environment more accessible ...
- Assistive Technology October 31, 2014What is Assistive Technology? Assistive Technology, or AT, is any device or service that helps a student with a disability to meet his or her ...
- CareerConnect Assistive Technology Trainer October 31, 2014Find jobs in Nevada like the CareerConnect Assistive Technology Trainer position at Truckee Meadows Community College are posted daily on ...
- Post honors employee for exceptional service October 31, 2014As part of the campaign, the Army Community Service Exceptional Family Member Program and EEOO hosted the Fort Rucker Assistive Technology ...
- Amendment B will help state's injured October 31, 2014It can be as simple as a piece of assistive technology or funding for transportation so they can work and live a productive and satisfying life.
- Read Online October 30, 2014Internet Archive BookReader - ERIC ED369633: Overcoming Barriers in the Use of Adaptive and Assistive Technology in Special Education.
- Assistive Technology October 30, 2014Until much overlay Assistive Technology: Essential Human Factors Thomas W. King seal far a. Assistive Technology: Essential Human Factors Up less ...
- Assistive Technology Grants October 31, 2014
UCAT Annual Open House 2014
The Utah Center for Assistive Technology will hold an open house on Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 from 3:00 to 6:00 pm. We will have over 20 vendors join us this […]
Meet our new staff member – Julia Pearce
UCAT would like to introduce Julia Pearce to our team. Julia comes to us from Granite School District where she worked with the Utah Assistive Technology Team and will be […]
Modified SUV, scooter gifted to college-bound man with spina bifida
KSL news story featuring Tommy Turgeon, Steve Townsend and the Ability Found OGDEN — His walk is unusual, but it’s a victory for 18-year-old Tommy Turgeon because […]
Lightning McQueen Adaptation
Last year UCAT was asked to help in a great project called Go Baby Go out of Delaware where research is being done to modify and adapt ride on toy […]
We’ve all heard the quote, “work to live, not live to work”. We couldn’t agree more—work should be a part of life, but not life itself. UCAT strives to help […]
Adapted Steering Controls
Steve Townsend worked with his client in obtaining a spinner on her steering wheel which allows her to drive independently. Monique was born with Epidermolysis Bullosa which causes her hands […]
Posted on July 25, 2012 | No CommentsKen Reid of UCAT helped orchestrate a wonderful multi-agency project for a client in great need of a manual wheelchair. He worked with Katie Terry-Corbridge who was helping her get other […]
Posted on July 20, 2012 | No CommentsUCAT and Vocational Rehabilitation have a client with Arthrogryposis, a congenital disorder characterized by multiple joint contractures, muscle weakness, and fibrosis. Steve Townsend recommended a number of vehicle modifications enabling […]
Posted on July 13, 2012 | No CommentsOur good friend, Michael was kind enough to share his thoughts on the difference the SiCare Environmental Control Unit (ECU) has made in his life. The Veterans Administration (VA) contacted us […]
Posted on July 12, 2012 | No CommentsSometimes a small adaptation can make a world of difference, and is all it takes for a client to remain independent at work. Kevin John’s experience with a Vocational Rehabilitation […]
Posted on May 25, 2012 | No CommentsMine Worker Returns to Work After Severe Injury Our client, who lost about one-half of his right hand in a mine accident has returned to work full time. Thanks to a […]
Posted on April 25, 2012 | No CommentsA family brought us this bike trailer and we adapted it using old wheelchair seating so that the boy could then recreate with his family. Kevin John took the original […]
Posted on June 7, 2011 | No CommentsUCAT had the opportunity to do some work for a family in Nephi through the AgrAbility of Utah Project. The referral we received: I am currently working with a sweet, […]
Posted on April 29, 2011 | No CommentsBackground: A mother requested help finding a way for her son to be able to play fetch with his companion dog; however, the son was quadriplegic and had no movement in […]
Posted on March 11, 2011 | No CommentsWrite up by Kevin John Wii Remote modification Background: An individual contacted us with the request to adapt a Wii remote that would allow him to play his favorite Wii […]
Posted on January 26, 2011 | No CommentsThe world of assistive technology is always changing. UCAT employees are constantly trying to keep up with and learn the latest in our field to better serve our clients. One […]