Financing for assistive technology devices

Pennsylvania Assistive Technology Foundation

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Description of ServicePennsylvania Assistive Technology Foundation (PATF) offers funding resources to people with disabilities and older Pennsylvanians so that they can get the assistive technology they want. We also offer two financial loan programs so that people can purchase assistive technology devices and services.

PATF provides:
- Information and assistance about assistive technology, funding resources and vendors
- Low and no-interest financial loans for the purchase of assistive technology (no fees)
- Financial education for people with disabilities
Assistive technology is any item, piece of equipment or product system, whether acquired
commercially, modified or customized, that is used to increase, maintain, or improve the
functional capabilities of individuals with disabilities.
Examples of assistive technology PATF has helped finance:
- Hearing aids
- Smart home technology
- Adapted vehicles
- Barrier-free showers
- Tablets and computers
- Scooters and wheelchairs
- Utility vehicles for farmers
- Adapted sports equipment

We make every effort to make all of our materials accessible, including to non-English speakers.
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Geographical AreaAdams, Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Bedford, Berks, Blair, Bradford, Bucks, Butler, Cambria, Cameron, Carbon, Centre, Chester, Clarion, Clearfield, Clinton, Columbia, Crawford, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Elk, Erie, Fayette, Forest, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Huntingdon, Indiana, Jefferson, Juniata, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lawrence, Lebanon, Lehigh, Luzerne, Lycoming, McKean, Mercer, Mifflin, Monroe, Montgomery, Montour, Northampton, Northumberland, Perry, Philadelphia, Pike, Potter, Schuylkill, Snyder, Somerset, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Union, Venango, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Westmoreland, Wyoming, York
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair accessible
Interpreter will be provided if needed
Intake ProcedureContact our office for more information about our services
Intake RequirementsComplete loan application, proof of income and residence
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Client Information
Target PopulationPhysical Concerns
Age GroupAdults
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityPA resident of all ages, all income levels and all disabilities and health conditions that need assistive technology; Others may apply on behalf of someone who needs assistive technology.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone
Fee AmountsNone
Insurance AcceptedN/A
Hours of Operation Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
Contact Information
Contact's Name Susan Tachau
Contact's Position Chief Executive Director
Contact's Phone 484-674-0506
Physical Site Address 1 1004 West 9th Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip King of Prussia, PA 19406
Main Phone 888-744-1938
Fax 484-674-0510
Service Location Email
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Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Pennsylvania Assistive Technology Foundation
Affiliated Program: Pennsylvania Assistive Technology Foundation
This Service: Financing for assistive technology devices
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Assistive Technology Equipment Loan (LH-0650.0250)