Event Details

How to Fund Assistive Technology: Navigating through the Complex Funding Streams
Assistive Technology (AT) is often the key to success for individuals that disabilities in their daily activities whether at home, school, work, or community living. Many times the struggle to obtain needed AT solutions is in navigating through complex funding systems. This webinar will focus on finding and understanding funding solutions for assistive technology. Join us as we explore Credit Able, Georgia's Alternative Financing Program for AT. Nationwide, there are 33 Alternative Financing Programs. These programs are federally funded and are designed to make loans for AT more affordable. Community-based organizations partner with financial institutions to offer low-interest loans, often with extended terms, to purchase AT. Don’t know where to start finding funding solutions? This webinar will demonstrate the key features as well as funding resources included in the online Tools for Life Dollars & Sense Funding Guide. Don't miss this unique opportunity to learn about specific details on funding resources, application processes and how to successfully get AT into the hands of Georgians with disabilities.
Start Date/Time
08-07-2012 2:00pm
End Date/Time
08-07-2012 3:30pm
Time Zone
Liz Persaud, Training and Development Coordinator, Tools for Life
Jackie Wilks, Executive Director, The Center for Financial Independence and Innovation (CFII)


This event does not require registration.