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31 10, 2022

Holiday Shopping Just Got Smarter!

2022-11-01T08:44:43-04:00October 31st, 2022|Product Spotlight, Smart Home Tech|

Written by Amy Norton, EASTCONN & Arlene Lugo, CTTAP Smart home technology devices make awesome holiday gifts, especially for individuals with disabilities or aging adults who might be looking for ways to enhance access to their home, improve their functioning, and make a real difference in increasing their independence! Here are some of the [...]

28 10, 2022

New Program Alert: Bridging the Digital Divide

2022-10-31T09:32:05-04:00October 28th, 2022|Announcement|

A collaboration between the Department of Aging & Disability Services (ADS) State Unit on Aging & the CT Tech Act Project (CTTAP).  This 2-year pilot program allows us to have a full-time Digital Divide Coordinator (DDC) at two of our community AT Partner agencies: the NEAT Center at Oak Hill & UCP of Eastern [...]

28 10, 2022

Excellent Resources from the AT3 Center

2022-10-31T09:27:10-04:00October 28th, 2022|Announcement, ICT Accessibility|

by Arlene Lugo, Program Director, CTTAP The National Assistive Technology Act Technical Assistance and Training Center, also known as AT3, offers a wide array of resources on the AT3 Center website. If you haven’t had a chance to take a look around I encourage you to do so. I’d like to call out two of [...]

5 04, 2022

Thank You to the CT Tech Act Project AT Partners!

2022-04-05T09:52:04-04:00April 5th, 2022|Announcement, Uncategorized|

AT Awareness Day is also a day to give thanks and recognize Assistive Technology professionals. The CT Tech Act Project is extremely grateful to our community AT Partners whose staff do a fantastic job providing AT services to individuals with disabilities and aging adults in Connecticut!  CREC: Assistive Technology Services Berkshire Bank  Assistive Technology - [...]

4 04, 2022

National Assistive Technology Awareness Day is Wednesday, April 6, 2022!

2022-07-12T08:29:51-04:00April 4th, 2022|Announcement, Events|

The CT Tech Act Project and our AT partner agencies are celebrating National AT Awareness Day to bring attention to the important role Assistive Technology (AT) plays in the lives of individuals with disabilities and aging adults. What is AT? AT is any item or piece of equipment that is used to increase, maintain or improve the functional [...]

4 03, 2020

March 4, 2020 National Assistive Technology Awareness Day!

2020-05-12T12:25:48-04:00March 4th, 2020|Events|

Written by Arlene Lugo, Program Director, CT Tech Act Project The U.S. Senate has designated Wednesday, March 4, 2020, as National Assistive Technology Day to raise awareness about Assistive Technology devices and services used to increase independence and allow for inclusion of individuals with disabilities, as well as older adults in their communities, schools, homes [...]

3 03, 2020

Guidelines for Article Submissions

2022-07-12T08:29:33-04:00March 3rd, 2020|General|

Want to share your articles, information and/or upcoming event? We would love to hear from you & include your contributions in the next CTTAP News e-newsletter and on our blog! Article Submission Guidelines are: One feature article of 1,200-2,000 words Several general articles of 600 words max Digital Accessibility Tip Column Preference is given to articles [...]

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