Funding Assistive Technology
Once we have decided that technology is a need and we’ve explored options that we think might work we need to acquire the assistive technology. If the technology is determined to be a need and written into an IFSP or IEP then the school district is obligated to purchase the assistive technology.
But what if a parent wants to purchase technology for use at home? Or what if technology was not determined to be a need but it still might provides some benefit?
Handouts to Support Funding Assistive Technology
Social media can be a powerful tool in both finding and funding needed AT. This handout talks about crowd funding social media sites as a strategy to raise money for AT.