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Welcome to MassMATCH

Photo head shot of Commissioner Charles CarrFrom Commissioner Charles Carr: As you navigate your way through this website you'll soon realize that it is the culmination of the wonderful work of eight Massachusetts human services agencies and our constituents with a shared vision of empowering people with disabilities, as well as the general public, with affordable, accessible Assistive Technology (AT) and information. Read the rest of the letter.

What We're All About

Through partnerships with community-based organizations, MassMATCH is currently creating new AT programs and working to coordinate AT services throughout the Commonwealth. MassMATCH is one of 56 state-level AT initiatives in the United States. Our mission is to promote the use of assistive technology and assistive technology services to enhance the independence of people with disabilities, enabling equal participation in all of life's activities. Find out more about us.

Our Highlighted Programs

Find out more about Assistive Technology Regional Centers (The logo has the words See, Touch, and Try along with 2 puzzle pieces that fit together)Assistive Technology Regional Centers are operating in western and eastern Massachusetts; visit them to learn about, try out or borrow a needed AT device.

Go to Massachusetts Assistive Technology Loan Program WebsiteMassachusetts Assistive Technology Loan Program (MATLP) is an alternative financing program funded through state and federal resources to give people with disabilities and their families access to low-interest cash loans to buy the assistive technology devices they need.

AT Reuse Programs:

Go to DME Requipment dot comNEW! DMErequipment.org offers free gently-used, refurbished wheelchairs and other DME to people who need it. Delivery available within Greater Boston. Search for available items here.

Go To Get A T Stuff dot comGetATStuff.org is available for the New England states plus New York; you can shop for used equipment or advertise what you are no longer using.

For Educators

A.T. School Share logo: shows a school house encircled by recycling arrows.  Read FAQs from educators and learn about MassMATCH programs and resources designed to help you find AT appropriate for your students with disabilities. Visit our "For Educators" section.

For Employers

Most "reasonable accommodations" are affordable and effective. Read FAQs from employers and find the help you need from MassMATCH programs and links. Visit our "For Employers" Section.

For Providers

List your AT services, events, and products with MassMATCH! Visit our "For Providers" Section.

What's New

April 24th, 2015: "Supporting our Adult Population: Selecting the Best Assistive Technology for the Need" 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in Springfield. Learn about this and other upcoming events

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Posted: Friday, April 10, 2015, 2:48 pm
Mobility and Seating Clinic April 22nd

Need to make adjustments to your wheelchair? Or do you have pressure sores? Come to the Mobility and Adaptive Seating Clinic at Stavros CIL in Amherst! Take advantage of seat mapping and get the adjustments you need to get comfortable! When? … Continue reading

Posted: Wednesday, March 25, 2015, 11:48 am
Congressional Complex Rehab Technology Letter- Has Your Representative Signed On?

Letter from Don Donald E. Clayback Executive Director | NCART Office Complex Rehab Technology (CRT) Stakeholders and Friends, We are starting to hear from some offices that they will be signing on to the House of Representative’s letter to prevent the … Continue reading

Posted: Monday, March 23, 2015, 4:31 pm
Survey Seeking Feedback on MassMATCH Program Website

The MassMATCH Program is seeking feedback on the usability and usefulness of the MassMATCH.org website. Please take a moment to complete this brief survey. Your feedback is very important to us. If you are not familiar with the MassMATCH website, … Continue reading

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Dorking and Leatherhead Advertiser

New technology for people with sight loss trialled in Leatherhead
Dorking and Leatherhead Advertiser
PEOPLE with sight loss and multiple disabilities in Surrey now have access to new assistive technology to increase their independence. Leatherhead charity SeeAbility has used a recent grant from the NIBS-Wells Fund, The Central Surrey Health (CSH) ...


Which?

Which? reviews assistive technology gadgets for dementia and falls
Which?
Which? experts have selected and reviewed a range of assistive technology products that could help people with dementia, memory loss and other disability such as Parkinsons Disease stay safe at home for longer. And - as councils are increasingly ...


College Of Engineering And Computer Science At UTC Presents Assistive ...
The Chattanoogan
The Assistive Technology projects that first-year UTC engineering students have created will be on display on Tuesday, from 5-7 p.m. on the second floor of the EMCS building (on the Card Auditorium side of the building). Student teams will present posters ...