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The Michigan Assistive Technology Program

Michigan Assistive Technology Program

The Michigan Assistive Technology Program (MATP) is a program for people with disabilities, by people with disabilities and their allies and supporters.

You may already know about Assistive Technology (AT) and you may not and that is OK. AT is any tool, software, or app that can help people with disabilities, including older adults,
do what they want to do.

The Michigan Assistive Technology Program

The Michigan Assistive Technology Program (MATP) is a program for people with disabilities, by people with disabilities and their allies and supporters.

You may already know about Assistive Technology (AT) and you may not and that is OK. AT is any tool, software, or app that can help people with disabilities, including older adults, do what they want to do.

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How Can MATP Help?

You may just want a simple question answered or a hands-on demonstration of devices; follow the links to learn more about how MATP can help make a difference! Be sure to also check out our video highlighting all of the MATP services.

Karen at SAIL Testimonial MATP

Karen at SAIL Testimonial MATP

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How Can MATP Help?

You may just want a simple question answered or a hands-on demonstration of devices; follow the links to learn more about how MATP can help make a difference! Be sure to also check out our video highlighting all of the MATP services.

AT Program Staff

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Abby Squires

Assistive Technology Specialist for Gaming
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Aimee Sterk

Co-Director of Assistive Technology Program
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Jileesa Irwin

Assistive Technology Specialist for Outdoor Recreation

Kellie Blackwell

Co-Director of Assistive Technology Program
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Laura Hall

Assistive Technology Program Manager
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Norman G. DeLisle Jr.

Project Consultant

Theresa Metzmaker

Executive Director
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Abby Squires

Assistive Technology Specialist for Gaming
An image of a white woman with dark brown and gray curly short hair. The image is a selfie. She is sitting in her home office with a poster behind her that says "Do Justice'' she is wearing a black plaid vneck shirt.

Aimee Sterk

Co-Director of Assistive Technology Program
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Jileesa Irwin

Assistive Technology Specialist for Outdoor Recreation

Kellie Blackwell

Co-Director of Assistive Technology Program

Our Funding

The Michigan Assistive Technology Program (MATP) is made possible because of the Assistive Technology (AT) Act. The AT Act says that each of the 50 states, the District of Columbia, 4 US territories, and Puerto Rico provide services for people with disabilities to know more about, have better access to, and help to find ways to obtain AT devices.

 

Learn more about the AT Act.

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