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For more information, please contact:
For more information, please contact the TFL AT Specialist, Martha Rust by email [mailto:martha.rust@gatfl.gatech.edu martha.rust@gatfl.gatech.edu] or phone 404-385-6573.
* info@gatfl.org

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Revision as of 19:55, 7 January 2014

Device Demonstrations

Device demonstrations are available to people with disabilities and their families, as well as providers of education, health, employment and related services. Demonstrations will:

  • Increase your understanding of the types of devices that can help you with a specific need, such as talking on the telephone or reading your mail
  • Improve your knowledge of a device's features, and how those features differ from other devices that perform the same thing, such as the difference between two personal listening devices
  • Increase your understanding of how device(s) can help you at work, in school, at home and in your community

Request a Demonstration

The Tools for Life Network operates comprehensive demonstration services within our ATRCs where individuals can see a broad range of assistive technology devices. Requests for a demonstration can be made by telephone or email. A mutually convenient time for the demonstration will be set. Your request may be individually accommodated at one of our offices, may result in a group demonstration at an agency site, or you may be referred to events, trainings or services readily available in your community.

For a device demonstration, please contact us at:

Disability Connections

170 College Street

Macon, GA 31201

Phone: (478) 741-1425

Coordinator: Michael Leverett

E-mail: dcinfo@disabiiltyconnections.com

Web: www.disabilityconnections.com

Walton Options for Independent Living

948 Walton Way

Augusta, GA 30901

Phone: (706) 724-6262

Coordinator: Kathy Pelletier

Email: kpelletier@waltonoptions.org

Web: www.waltonoptions.org

Tools for Life AT Solutions Lab @ Georgia Tech

512 Means Street, Suite 250

Atlanta, Georgia 30318

Phone: 404-894-0541

Toll Free: 1-800-497-8665

Coordinator: Martha Rust

Email: martha.rust@gatfl.gatech.edu

Web: www.gatfl.gatech.edu

For more information

For more information, please contact the TFL AT Specialist, Martha Rust by email martha.rust@gatfl.gatech.edu or phone 404-385-6573.

Please note

Please note that Device Demonstrations are NOT intended to

  • Instruct you on how to use a device you have borrowed or already own, or provide advanced instruction to operate a device
  • Assess your abilities to use certain device(s)
  • Evaluate what specific device(s) will individually benefit you or help you accomplish a particular task
  • Replace the expertise, services and support of an AT provider (OT, SLP, etc.)