Assistive Technology

What is Assistive technology:

(A) In general.--The term `assistive technology device' means 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 functional capabilities of a child with a disability.

(B) Exception -- The term does not include a medical device that is surgically implanted, or the replacement of such device.  (Source:

assistive technologyAssistive Technology/Devices:


Assistive TechIn addition to hearing aids and cochlear implants, there are other technology options that can help you hear in a wide variety of settings. Check out the following:

Live Transcribe and Sound Amplifier are new Google apps designed to help deaf and hard-of-hearing people in their social interactions.