A good overview resource to help understand AAC devices and their role in fostering communication and independence. A new feature of USSAAC is the AAC Speaker Connection. This initiative will allow you to invite AAC users to your school and community organizations and demonstrate how they use AAC in their daily lives. USSAAC is looking for more AAC users to become speakers. Just register at: https://speaker.ussaac.org/myaccount/?editprofile&speaker
An excellent Assistive Technology overview from Understood.org, a non-profit dedicated to serving families of kids who learn and think differently. Many of the concepts can be applied to the use of AT by teens and adults. Besides AT, the main site, Understood.org, has many suggestions for overcoming learning and behavioral challenges.
Membership organization with a variety of resources including a lending library, AT training including webinars and blogs. Some services, such as webinars, require paid membership.
ATECH is a hub of knowledge and expertise for staff training in the use and application of technology to reduce barriers and increase the independence of individuals with intellectual and developmental, physical, and cognitive disabilities. Paid and FREE webinars resources, AT assessments and other trainings. Smart-home expertise.