Assistive Technology

Assessing Assistive Technology Service Delivery in the Ohio County Board of Developmental Disabilities System

This is the final report from an Ohio DD Council grantee, the Ohio Center for Autism and Low Incidence (OCALI). The purpose of the grant was to find best practices and solutions to improve the local availability and use of assistive technology by Ohioans with disabilities, and to identify and provide recommendations for changes in policies that may further improve the assessment, funding, and ongoing training and support processes involved with assistive technology. Published 2018.

Assistive Technology Information Card

The Assistive Technology Information Card was produced jointly by the Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities (DODD) and the Ohio Developmental Disabilities Council. The intent of the card is to provide basic information on how to obtain assistive technology devices and services if you have a DODD waiver. Published May 2019.

Technology Lending Libraries Guide

This online guide provides downloadable documents and an online Google map to increase awareness and access to resources from lending libraries of assistive technology for Ohioans with disabilities. The information provided was the result of an Ohio DD Council grant which concluded in 2018 called "Identification of Assistive Technology Loan Programs in Ohio." The grantee was the Ohio Center for Autism and Low Incidence (OCALI).  Published August 2018.