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Maryland ABLE is looking for your feedback! Please take a few minutes to complete this short survey on features and benefits that you would like to see included in the Maryland ABLE accounts! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MDABLE2017

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Bellman & Symfon Visit Alert System, Contributed by Erin Swann, MDTAP For those with difficulty hearing sounds around the home, assistive technology can be used to convert audio information into other forms that are more easily detected. For example, the Bellman & Symfon Visit Alert System can be used to alert someone who is hard […]

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Tecla Shield Contributed by Erin Swann, MSE, Assistive Technology Specialist, MDTAP Back in the day, most phone-based communication happened over landline phones while the user was at home. But more recently, with the popularity of smartphones, most phone-based communication happens via cell phone call, text, email, Facebook, and a variety of other smartphone apps while […]

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Guest post contributed by Erin Swann, MSE, ATP, MDTAP The i.d. mate Galaxy is a talking barcode scanner with several features designed to help people with low vision. Using the i.d. mate Galaxy is a great way to identify objects with barcodes at home or in the community.  When a barcode is scanned, the name […]

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We’ve been listing 5 links a week for the past few weeks, but today, I just couldn’t narrow it down. My gift to you – some incredible news on assistive technology worldwide (spoiler – 7 links, not 5). Just another reason to feel good & grateful this holiday season. Happy holidays, all!!! AT in the […]

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The Maryland Assistive Technology Loan Program is a low-interest financial loan program, designed to assist Marylanders with disabilities in financing equipment and items to help them live, work, and learn more independently. In our efforts to assist with this sometimes daunting task, we have added free financial counseling to our services. We would like to […]

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