Assistive Technology Programs
The Rhode Island
Removing Barriers and
What is Assistive Technology?
Any item, piece of equipment, product or system that is used to increase, maintain or improve the functional capabilities of children with disabilities. Assistive Technology may be acquired commercially, be “off the shelf”, or be a modification or a customization.
Did you know?
Every IEP Team is required to consider a child’s need for assistive technology.
Assistive Technology Enables Kids to Learn
The Resource Center provides services to districts at a reduced cost. Typical services include:
Benefits children receive through Assistive Technology
labittlride [dot] ri [dot] net (Lisa Labitt), Director
Phone: 401-245-2045 x 302