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February 2019 


New Devices Added to ABLE Tech's Inventory 

ABLE Tech has recently updated our loan library with birth-to-five equipment. The equipment includes sensory play, music, minimal pressure switches, Keba seating, and positioning play stations.

Check out our ABLE Tech Website demo/loan inventory page for new items or drop by the redesigned ABLE Tech office demonstration room in Stillwater, Oklahoma. 

ABLE Tech Stillwater DEMO Room
ABLE Tech - Stillwater, OK - Demonstration Room


AT Feature Item 

Fish and Glow Spinner Fish and Glow Spinner
A cheerful and visually appealing toy. Just press your switch to hear lively music, see swirling colors and watch three little goldfish spin around in their bowl. Encourages visual attention and listening skills. 

 


Reporting Reminder:

Remember to submit your demonstration of AT to ABLE Tech to be in the running for $500 of AT each quarter. 
E-mail: amy.l.woods@okstate.edu
Phone: 405-744-7734
Fax: 405-744-2487
 If you need more assistance on collecting and submitting your demonstrations, call Amy at 405-744-7734


Pediatric Item Available!

Clock Communicator image

The Oklahoma Equipment Exchange (OEE) currently has a Compartmentalized Clock Communicator.

The Compartmentalized Clock Communicator is a scanning communicator with a clock face board designed for persons with low vision and communication disabilities. The plastic board features eight large recessed round compartments to hold objects for communication needs. The object is selected when the switch is released. The clock speed is adjustable, single or double switch capability is available.


ABLE Tech Exchange and Reuse Programs

Did you know that items can be purchased or given to others through the Oklahoma Equipment Exchange (OEE) or the Oklahoma Durable Medical Equipment Reuse Program (OKDMERP)? The items vary based on availability as to what ABLE Tech receives. A complete list of the available items can be found at the following websites:

Oklahoma Equipment Exchange (OEE) 
Oklahoma Durable Medical Equipment Reuse Program (OKDMERP)

Call 1-800-257-1705 for more information


Need funding to assist in the purchase of assistive devices? Oklahoma ABLE Tech offers a comprehensive online guide for Oklahoma Funding for AT. Additionally, ABLE Tech, in partnership with Oklahoma Assistive Technology Foundation (OkAT) and BancFirst of Stillwater, offers Financial Loans to purchase assistive technology. Several programs of funding are available, all with LOW-interest rate and flexible repayment terms, as well as special qualification opportunities for applicants who might not qualify for a traditional bank loan.
Call Shelley Gladden at 800.257-1705 for more information.

Sandra Wright, PhD.,
CCC/Speech-Language Pathologist
Oklahoma ABLE Tech

Oklahoma State University
1514 W. Hall of Fame, Stillwater, OK 74078
Phone: 800.257.1705
Email: sandra.wright@okstate.edu

Amy Woods, OTA/L, 
Occupational Therapy Assistant 
Oklahoma ABLE Tech
Oklahoma State University
1514 W. Hall of Fame, Stillwater, OK 74078
Phone: 800.257.1705
Email: amy.l.woods@okstate.edu