There’s a variety of assistive technology available to improve accessibility and equip people with disabilities to perform their job functions. In North Carolina, click here to contact the North Carolina Assistive Technology Program, part of the state’s Department of Health and Human Services, at www.ncdhhs.gov.
Assistive equipment and accommodations may include:
For the professional with disabilities, new technology and simple accommodations can be designed and installed for your home, your car or your office to improve accessibility and assist you in fulfilling job requirements. All kinds of technologies are available including:
Assistive technologies and accommodations are made available to people with disabilities to help make employment a reality. These services are often paid for by the state and are available through North Carolina Vocational Rehabilitation.