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!

2022-04-04T09:44:24-04:00April 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 [...]

10 12, 2021

Emergency Broadband Benefit becomes a Permanent Program!

2021-12-10T14:31:44-05:00December 10th, 2021|Announcement|

Great news for households who need broadband access in their homes! In the new Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, signed into law on Nov. 15, 2021, the Emergency Broadband Benefit became a permanent program – now called the Affordable Connectivity Program. Households who meet the 200% of poverty level may receive a $30.00 per month [...]

10 12, 2021

Center for Educational and Assistive Technology Partnering to Expand

2021-12-10T14:04:17-05:00December 10th, 2021|Announcement|

The Center for Educational and Assistive Technology (CEAT) at Southern Connecticut State University (SCSU) is excited to partner with the Special Education Department and the Assistive Technology Program to increase community partnerships. Bogdan Zamfir, the Director of CEAT, is working with Dr. Lauren Tucker, assistant professor in the Special Education Department and Director of the [...]

28 05, 2021

The Connect to Tech Project Kicks Off!

2021-05-28T07:59:49-04:00May 28th, 2021|Announcement|

By Nicole Natale, MS, CCC-SLP, ATP, Senior Education Specialist, CREC Resource Group The CT Tech Act Project was awarded a grant as part of the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation National Paralysis Resource Center 2020 High Impact Innovative Assistive Technology (HIIAT) grants program. As a result, the CT Tech Act and three assistive technology (AT) [...]

28 05, 2021

Emergency Broadband Benefit – The FCC Helps Households Connect During The Pandemic

2021-05-28T07:59:03-04:00May 28th, 2021|Announcement|

During the pandemic, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is offering a temporary program to help households struggling to afford internet service. The benefit provides monthly discounts, and a one-time discount on the purchase of a laptop, desktop or tablet. Are you, or a friend or loved one, eligible? See the FCC's Infographic below (Infographic - [...]

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