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The Assistive Technology Program for the District of Columbia has been committed to improving the lives of individuals with disabilities for over 20 years

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Accessible websites are extremely important to provide equal access to persons with disabilities.  Please explore these two videos to learn more

This video presents an introduction to creating accessible websites:
Intro to Accessibility July 2019
Link to Webinar: https://youtu.be/25NFzKUed6U (video)

Ready for more? This video explores the WAVE, a Chrome and Firefox extension which allows you to evaluate web content for accessibility issues directly in your browser
Basic Basic Web Accessibility Testing on the Cheap 2019
Link to Webinar: https://youtu.be/jNzSyJSeifY (video)

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Comments?  Please email ajohns@uls-dc.org

The Assistive Technology Program for DC  (ATPDC) is a city-wide program whose goal is to enhance independence, productivity and inclusion for all District residents with disabilities.  

We accomplish this goal by providing education, experience and empowerment in the selection, procurement and use of assistive technology devices and services, not only to individuals but to service providers, government agencies and community organizations as well. 

Please note, the ATPDC does not provide free assistive technology devices or services.  We also do not sell or offer any products at a discount. 

However, DC Shares does provide free durable medical equipment to qualified individuals.

Connect with the Assistive Technology Program

DC Assistive Technology Resource Center
202-589-0288
democenter@uls-dc.org

DC Shares
202-332-2595
frice@uls-dc.org

DC FUNDS
202-547-0198 x 134
ajohns@uls-dc.org

Program Manager
202-547-0198 x 134
ajohns@uls-dc.org

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Administered and funded by the Administration for Community Living at the Department of Health and Human Services. Implemented by the District of Columbia Department on Disability Services and University Legal Services.

For more information on the other state Assistive Technology Projects and assistive technology information and resources, please visit the Association of Assistive Technology Act Programs (ATAP) and the AT3 Center.

220 I St. NE, Suite 130
Washington DC  20002
202-547-0198

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