Institute on Disabilities at Temple University awarded $2.7 Million Grant
6th Annual Disability Pride Philadelphia March and Celebration
Weeklong disability pride celebration in Philadelphia culminates with march, speakers, and performances on Saturday, June 17, 2017.
#visionariesaremade - Father's Day 2017
#visionariesaremade - Mother's Day 2017
Disability Funding Rally
Registration Open: Building Sustainable Personal Support Networks, One Small Step at a Time
Official Launch: PA ABLE (Achieving a Better Life Experience)
Through a tax free ABLE Account, people with disabilities will be able to save more money, gaining greater control of their own current and future financial position...
CONES, a solo show about vampires, vision loss, and ice cream
5th Annual Graduate Assistant Poster Session
Homeschooling and Inclusive Education Webinar April 12
In this webinar, attendees will learn about homeschooling: related Pennsylvania laws, benefits for your child, requirements, secondary transition, and additional supports.
The Institute on Disabilities at Temple University Receives Grant from Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation
The Institute on Disabilities at Temple University has been awarded a High Impact Innovative Quality of Life grant by the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation. The grant will fund the "Adaptive Design Greater Philadelphia" program and will serve children (birth-6) with paralysis causing conditions.
Institute Announces Small Grants for Assistive Technology
Community lives for people with intellectual disabilities and autism a priority in Governor Wolf's proposed budget
Institute on Disabilities at Temple University Names Celia S. Feinstein as Executive Director
In her new role, Ms. Feinstein continues to oversee programs the Institute's leadership development, quality of life, education and research programs, and adds the leadership of Pennsylvania's Initiative on Assistive Technology (PIAT), Pennsylvania's Assistive Technology Act Program.
Institute Executive Director Celia S. Feinstein Named AUCD Board President
Amy S. Goldman Retires from Temple University
New Assistive Technology Resource Center Named
Pennsylvania's Initiative on Assistive Technology has chosen Life and Independence for Today to be a partner as the newest Assistive Technology Resource Center in Pennsylvania.
Governor Proclaims November Assistive Technology Awareness Month in Pennsylvania
Welcome New Assistive Technology Reuse Partners
Following a competition, PIAT selected partner programs to enhance the availability of reused equipment to people with disabilities in Pennsylvania.
Request for Proposal - Enhancing AT Services
A program of the Institute, Pennsylvania's Initiative on Assistive Technology, announces three competitive Requests for Proposals to provide funding for enhancing the scope of assistive technology services available to people with disabilities in Pennsylvania. Proposals are due by 3:00 p.m. on November 7, 2016.
November 2nd and 9th: Presentations on the Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) Settings Rule
November 10: Adaptive Designer and Fabricator Alex Truesdell Presents on Adaptive Global Design
In this event, Adaptive Design Global: Build for One, Engage Everyone, Change Everything™, attendees will learn the principles of creating custom adaptations to reduce barriers and the impact of assistive technology.