LOCK HAVEN, Pa. - Assistive technologies make it possible for persons with disabilities to perform tasks they could not accomplish otherwise, or that they would have difficulty performing. Community members who are interested in knowing the various assistive technologies available in Pennsylvania are invited to Lock Haven University’s 4th Annual Fair on Assistive Technology. The Fair will take place on Friday, October 15 in the PUB Multipurpose room from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.Lock Haven University is a member of the Pennsylvania State
System of Higher Education (PASSHE), the largest provider of higher education in
the commonwealth. Its 14 universities offer more than 250 degree and certificate
programs in more than 120 areas of study. Nearly 405,000 system alumni live and
work in Pennsylvania.
The Fair will provide the opportunity to see the latest in assistive technology in action. Lock Haven University students will demonstrate various assistive devices for individuals with different disabilities. LHU students have also prepared informative posters and will be on hand to answer questions and give information.
Those attending the Fair will also have an opportunity to meet with parents and other individuals with interest in assistive technologies. In addition, participants will learn how to get assistive technology on loan in Pennsylvania.
The Assistive Technology Far is made possible by Lock Haven University in collaboration with the Center for Independent Living in Williamsport and Central Intermediate Unit #10.
For additional information, contact Dr. Latha Bhushan, Professor, Department of Special Education at 570-494-2170 email@example.com or Ray Pysher at 540-327-9070 firstname.lastname@example.org or Linda Brown at email@example.com