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From Surviving to Thriving: AT for Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is a complex condition that can profoundly impact an individual’s life, often requiring a multifaceted approach to rehabilitation and daily living. With advancements in technology, Assistive Technology (AT) devices have become invaluable tools in helping those with TBI support their needs more effectively. Join us as the Ability Tools Team explores…

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Abilities Expo 2024 – LATest & GreATest

Welcome back to our blog series on Abilities Expo 2024! In this sequel, Abilities Expo 2024: LATest and GreATest, we’ll spotlight two more CFILC programs, the Disability Organizing (DO) Network and YO! Disabled & Proud, along with highlighting standout vendors and creators from the event. Join us as we explore further into the world of…

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Abilities Expo 2024 – Ability Tools

Bursting with a kaleidoscope of vendors, visionary creators, mesmerizing live demos, and unforgettable performances, this event was unmissable. Come along as we unveil the most thrilling moments from our view at the Ability Tools Showcase Booth! At the Ability Tools showcase booth, visitors enjoyed immersive, hands-on experiences with assistive technology (AT) tailored to enhance daily…

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Women’s Healthcare Access: The Power of AT

Over the years, research has revealed a stark reality that women with disabilities have historically faced and still do face significant barriers when accessing healthcare services. Access and utilization of assistive technology (AT) can assist in bridging this gap between women’s health inequities. Studies, particularly those conducted post-COVID, have consistently shown that women with disabilities…

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AT for Crafting

Crafting is a fun activity that many people enjoy. It’s not just about making things; it can help you relax, be creative, and express yourself. Crafting is a calming activity. When you do things like knitting or painting, the repetitive actions can make you feel peaceful and take your mind off stress. It’s like a…

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Easy Does It: AT for Safe and Effective Transfers

Assistive technology plays a crucial role in making patient transfers safer and more independent for people with disabilities. Transferring patients, such as moving from a bed to a wheelchair, is more than just physical support; it’s about enhancing safety and fostering independence. Let’s explore the various assistive technologies that make this possible and see how…

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New Year New Tech

As we step into the New Year, many of us are making resolutions to be the best versions of ourselves. What better way to achieve that than by indulging in activities that bring us joy? Here’s the good news: The Ability Tools Team has compiled a wide range of Assistive Tech Tools ready to enhance…

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‘Tis the Season for Festive Feasting!

As the Holiday Season approaches, it evokes a time of diverse traditions worldwide. Despite the cultural differences, there’s a common thread that unites us all: these occasions are marked by gatherings of loved ones, expressions of gratitude, and of course heaps of delicious FOOD! So, in the spirit of the holidays get ready to chow…

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Adaptive Costume Hacks

Spooky Season is upon us, and crafting the perfect costume can seem downright terrifying with Halloween only a few days away! But fear not, for the Ability Tools Team has conjured up some tricks to make this year’s costumes not only spine-chillingly fun but also accessible for everyone. Seek Inspiration The internet is overflowing with…