We have compiled a listing of resources that our clients have found useful. Please tell us if you know of any companies or organizations we should add to this list..
Assistive Technology Assistance Programs & Information
The Handi-Ramp® Resource Center is a comprehensive network of technology related assistance and information programs for the physically handicapped and wheelchair bound. Our goal is to increase access to assistive technology, devices and services for individuals with disabilities and their families.
What is Assistive Technology? Assistive technology (AT) is any item, piece of equipment, or product system, whether acquired commercially off the shelf, modified, or customized, that is used to increase, maintain, or improve the functional capabilities of individuals with disabilities.
Who Uses Assistive Technology? Individuals with disabilities use assistive technology to accommodate limitations due to their disabilities.
For a State by State listing of assistive technology resources Click Here.
These companies manufacture or market products that support people with disabilities.
Click here for info on handcycles, and more.
Mobility Programs for the Physically Challenged
You may be eligible for up $1,000 rebate to help pay for the cost of a wheelchair loading ramp from these mobility programs. These programs were established to provide cash payments to disabled drivers for the installation of adaptive equipment in any new vehicle, whether it is purchased or leased.
General Motors Mobility Program for the Physically Challenged
P.O. Box 100 Detroit, MI 48265 1-800-323-9935
TTY (Text Telephone): 1-800-833-9935
For details about the GM of Canada Mobility Program,
From Canada call 1-800-463-7483 (TTY users: 1-800-263-3830).
From the United States call (905) 644-3063.
For details about the Saturn Mobility Program
Call 1-800-553-6000 (TTY users: 1-800-833-6000).
Ford’s Mobility Motoring Program for the Physically Challenged
P.O. Box 529, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48303
1-800-952-2248 / TTY (Text Telephone) 1-800-833-0312
P.O. Box 3124, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302-3124
1-800-255-9877 / TTY (Text Telephone): 1-800-922-3826
Links to Award Winning Disability Websites