Publication Date

October 2001


This brief provides a definition of assistive technology and a discussion of funding sources for assistive technology including: public schools; state vocational rehabilitation agencies; Medicaid; Medicare; and, SSA’s Plan for Achieving Self Support. Eligibility is reviewed for each along with other protections and rights.


Sheldon, J. & Hager, R. (2001, October). Funding of assistive technology to make work a reality (Work Incentive Support Center Policy and Practice Brief). Ithaca, NY: Cornell University.

SSP3_TXT1.txt (88 kB)
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