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Assistive Technology Clinic

Assistive Technology Clinic

AssistiveOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA Technology (AT) is any item, piece of equipment or product system whether acquired commercially off the shelf, modified, or customised that is used to increase or improve functional capabilities of individuals with disabilities.

Professionals in the Assistive Technology Clinic assess children and adults diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy and other conditions, prescribe AT equipment and devices, and train clients, parents, caregivers and teaching staff in their use to maximise our clients’ potential to participate in activities meaningful to them and their families.

The clinic is open on the last Monday of each month.

AT devices include the following

  • Wheeled Mobility Devices and Walking AidsOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA
  • Activities of Daily Living (ADL) equipment
  • Electronic aids for daily living
  • Sensory and vision aids
  • Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) devices
  • Classroom and architectural modifications
  • Alternative computer access
  • Home and workplace modifications
  • Seating and positioning aids

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Assistive Device Delivery Process

*Entire process takes approximately 6 months

Payment Conditions

  • Consultation and follow-up sessions at the clinic are free-of-charge for CPAS
  • The team may recommend a purchase following successful trials of prescribed AT equipment / device(s)
  • The cost for AT devices varies according to the type of the equipment prescribed by the team
  • The team will provide the necessary quotations for the prescribed AT equipment / device
  • Families in need of financial support may approach the Social Work Department for assistance
  • Full payment is required before the equipment / device is ordered for both subsidy and non-subsidy cases.
  • Following payment, equipment will usually be delivered in approximately 8-10 weeks.

For more information, please contact:

Cerebral Palsy Centre
65 Pasir Ris Drive 1, Singapore 519529
Tel: 6581 8171
Fax: 6585 5603
Email: atcentre@cpas.org.sg

Forms to be downloaded:


 

 

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