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Supplies & Equipment

Able Data

Provides objective information about assistive technology products and rehabilitation equipment. They provide product lists by function, the product makers and product sellers of assistive technology.
103 West Broad Street, Falls Church, Virginia 22046
(800) 227-0216 or (703) 992-8313 TTY
abledata.acl.gov

Assistive Technology & Accessible Educational Materials Center (AT & AEM)

Provides accessible educational materials, access to assistive technologies and highly specialized technical assistance and professional development support. Their website offers BrowseAloud, which reads website content out loud, highlighting each word as it is spoken in a high quality, human-sounding voice.
470 Glenmont Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43214
(614) 410-1042
ataem.org

Assistive Technology of Ohio (AT Ohio)

Provides an adaptive toy lending program that gives children access to adaptive toys. Parents can checkout toys at participating local libraries. They also provide a device lending library to search for and borrow equipment that is specifically designed to assist a particular special need (like speech communication devices, walkers, wheelchairs and computer access aids).
1314 Kinnear Road, Columbus, Ohio 43212
(614) 292-2390 or (800) 784-3425
Computer Refurbishing Program: (614) 688-3222 or (866) 801-7306 Toll-free
atohio.engineering.osu.edu

Center for Assistive Technology & Environmental Access (CATEA) Assistive Tech

A comprehensive searchable database of assistive technology resources where families can find costs and vendors for products they need. They also list local equipment exchange and reuse centers where people can find affordable technology.
512 Means Street, Atlanta, Georgia 30332
(404) 894-4960 Voice/TTY
assistivetech.net

Deaf Services Center (DSC)

Offer services and classes for people who are deaf or hard of hearing, including interpreting, case management, sign language (ASL) classes, deaf equipment modifications, early intervention, employment, youth clubs, summer camps and mentoring. Their deaf equipment modification program provides funding to help people buy equipment that makes their home more accessible.
Columbus Office: 5830 North High Street, Worthington, Ohio 43085
(614) 841-1991 Voice or (614) 515-6065 VP
dsc.org

Different Needz

Allows the special needs community to buy and sell gently used and new medical equipment, therapy devices, adaptive toys and more online. The foundation also awards some grants to people in need.
2077 East Fourth Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44115
(888) 343-3639
differentneedz.com

Goodwill Easter Seals Miami Valley (GESMV) Assistive Technology Services

Offers assistive communication devices.
660 South Main Street, Dayton, Ohio 45402

  • (937) 528-6323
  • (877) 363-3303 Toll-free
  • (937) 226-0356 TTY
  • (937) 641-8136 VRS

gesmv.org/community-programs/specialty-programs

Infinitec

Provides information about assistive technology and lists resources for youth with disabilities, focused on 4 categories (living, playing, learning and working). It is the assistive program of United Cerebral Palsy Association of Greater Chicago (UCP Chicago).
7550 West 183rd Street, Tinley Park, Illinois 60477
General number: (708) 444-8460, ext. 228
myinfinitec.org

International Society of Wheelchair Professionals (ISWP)

Offers a lot of information about selecting a wheelchair, finding funding and assistive technology devices and services.
6425 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15206
wheelchairnet.org

May We Help

A non-profit, volunteer organization that creates adaptive devices for individuals with disabilities whose needs cannot be met by a device in the marketplace. Visit the website for more information.
Head Office: 7501 Wooster Pike, Cincinnati, Ohio 45227
(513) 834-6443
maywehelp.org/locations/columbus-ohio

Medical and Special Needs Equipment Lending

The following agencies offer assistance with medical and special needs equipment and should be contacted directly for further details.  Please remember to research consumer information about any piece of furniture to ensure the item has not been placed on any product recall list.

Nationwide Children’s Hospital (NCH) Medical Equipment & Supply Store

Offers home medical equipment and supplies in a convenient retail space. Samples of equipment include: bathroom aids, breastfeeding pumps, special bottles, braces, orthotics, walking aids (like crutches, cans and walkers), stethoscopes, blood pressure monitors, phototherapy blankets and more.
7853 Pacer Drive, Delaware, Ohio 43015
(614) 355-7911
nationwidechildrens.org/homecare-home-medical-equipment

Vivint Gives Back

Provides discounted and specialized technology to children with intellectual disabilities.
4931 North 300 West, Provo, Utah 84604
(800) 216-5232
vivint.com/company/gives-back