Alliance for Technology Access.
ATA (1) (AT Attachment) The specification for IDE drives. See IDE.
(2) See analog telephone adapter.
ATA - Advanced Technology Attachment ) is a national network of technology resource centers, community-based organizations, technology vendors, and individuals who are committed to increasing the use of technology by children and adults with disabilities and functional limitations.
ATA was conceived in 1983 by a group of parents and professionals in northern California Northern California, sometimes referred to as NorCal, is the northern portion of the U.S. state of California. The region contains the San Francisco Bay Area, the state capital, Sacramento; as well as the substantial natural beauty of the redwood forests, the northern in response to the needs of a five-year-old child with cerebral palsy cerebral palsy (sərē`brəl pôl`zē), disability caused by brain damage before or during birth or in the first years, resulting in a loss of voluntary muscular control and coordination. who, it was believed, would benefit from the coming technology revolution. From this small group of parents, consumers, and professionals, the ATA has grown into one of the nation's largest resources to help children and adults who have disabilities and functional limitations gain access to the benefits of assistive technology Hardware and software that help people who are physically impaired. Often called "accessibility options" when referring to enhancements for using the computer, the entire field of assistive technology is quite vast and even includes ramp and doorway construction in buildings to support .
In 1987, the group was joined by a major technology company to form the Alliance for Technology Access, with 11 charter member resource centers in 10 states. In 1989 ATA was established as an independent non-profit organization A non-profit organization (abbreviated "NPO", also "non-profit" or "not-for-profit") is a legally constituted organization whose primary objective is to support or to actively engage in activities of public or private interest without any commercial or monetary profit purposes. . All 40 local non-profit ATA Technology Resource Centers are operated through a collaboration of people with disabilities, family members, and professionals in related fields. All are barrier-free in architecture as well as in attitude and are committed to providing services, information, and referrals for everyone who contacts them. ATA's vendor members include companies who manufacture both mainstream and assistive technology. Associate members include a wide range of individuals and organizations who work in their own communities and seek ways to support ATA's mission. Join ATA now and become part of this vital nationwide network with the most up-to-date information about assistive technology. Your membership will include a subscription to ATA's listserv where you can read and participate in discussions about assistive technology. You can post questions yourself or help others who are looking for Looking for
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above all, most especially , you will be connected to a network of valuable resources and people committed to increasing access to assistive technology for people with disabilities and functional limitations.
Visit ATA's Web site at http://www.ATAccess.org to find a wealth of assistive technology resources and information. There you will find the HUB, a searchable and interactive database of companies who manufacture and sell assistive technology. Also you can read about ATA's book, Computer Resources for People with Disabilities, a valuable guide to exploring assistive technology.
To speak with a representative of the ATA, contact their national office at (800) 914-3017 or by TTY (TeleTYpewriter) See teletypewriter and TDD/TTY.
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2. at (707) 778-3015.
This listing was provided by the ATA (for the National Office, see below). When available, Web sites and email addresses have been included. Web sites are listed with the standard http:// before each. Email addresses are indicated by the symbol [e-mail] . Unless otherwise indicated, all telephone numbers are for voice only.
This directory is current as of September 2008.
TECHNOLOGY ASSISTANCE FOR SPECIAL CONSUMERS
2075 Max Luther Drive
Huntsville, AL 35810
(256) 852-5600 Ext. 103
TECHNOLOGY ACCESS CENTER OF TUCSON, INC inc - /ink/ increment, i.e. increase by one. Especially used by assembly programmers, as many assembly languages have an "inc" mnemonic.
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4710 East 29th Street
PO Box 13178
Tucson, AZ 85732-3178
(520) 745-5588 x1265
ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY EXCHANGE CENTER (ATEC ATEC Army Test and Evaluation Command (US Army; formerly OPTEC, Operational Test & Evaluation Command)
ATEC Australian Tourism Export Council
ATEC Advanced Technologies (Hamburg, Germany) )
1601 East St. Andrew Place
Santa Ana Santa Ana, city, El Salvador
Santa Ana (sän'tä ä`nä), city (1993 pop. 129,873), W El Salvador. It is the second largest city in the country and the commercial and processing center for a sugarcane, coffee, and cattle region. , CA 92705
CENTER FOR ACCESSIBLE TECHNOLOGY
2547 8th Street, 12-A
Berkeley, CA 94710-2572
EMPOWERTECH (FORMERLY COMPUTER Access Center)
6234 West 87th Street
Los Angeles Los Angeles (lôs ăn`jələs, lŏs, ăn`jəlēz'), city (1990 pop. 3,485,398), seat of Los Angeles co., S Calif.; inc. 1850. , CA 90045
ITECH--PARENTS HELPING PARENTS
3041 Olcott Street
Santa Clara Santa Clara, city, Cuba
Santa Clara (sän`tä klä`rä), city (1994 est. pop. 217,000), capital of Villa Clara prov., central Cuba. , CA 95054-3222
KERN ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY CENTER
3101 N. Sillect Avenue, Suite 115
Bakersfield, CA 93308
SAN DIEGO San Diego (săn dēā`gō), city (1990 pop. 1,110,549), seat of San Diego co., S Calif., on San Diego Bay; inc. 1850. San Diego includes the unincorporated communities of La Jolla and Spring Valley. Coronado is across the bay. ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY CENTER
United Cerebral Palsy United Cerebral Palsy (UCP), sometimes known as United Cerebral Palsy Associations, is a network of affiliated groups in the United States which works to "advance the independence, productivity and full citizenship of people with disabilities" (from UCP's mission statement), Association
6153 Fairmount Avenue, Suite 150
San Diego, CA 92120
TEAM OF ADVOCATES FOR SPECIAL KIDS
100 W. Cerritos Avenue
Anaheim, CA 92805
1150 S. Bascom Avenue
San Jose San Jose, city, United States
San Jose (sănəzā`, săn hōzā`), city (1990 pop. 782,248), seat of Santa Clara co., W central Calif.; founded 1777, inc. 1850. , CA 95128
NEAT CENTER AT OAK HILL
120 Holcomb Street
Hartford, CT 06112
1114 Brett Drive, Suite 100
Conyers, GA 30094
ALOHA SPECIAL TECHNOLOGY ACCESS CENTER
710 Green Street
Honolulu, HI 96813
NORTHERN ILLINOIS For the university, see Northern Illinois University
Northern Illinois is a region generally covering the northern third of the U.S. state of Illinois. Economics CENTER FOR ADAPTIVE TECHNOLOGY Adaptive technology is the name for products which help people who cannot use regular versions of products, primarily people with physical disabilities such as limitations to vision, hearing, and mobility.
3615 Louisiana Road
Rockford, IL 61108-6195
ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY TRAINING AND INFORMATION CENTER
A Resource Center on
1721 Washington Avenue Washington Avenue can refer to:
Vincennes, IN 47591
THE SOLUTION OUTREACH CENTER AT OCCK, INC.
1710 West Schilling Road
Salina Salina (səlī`nə), city (1990 pop. 42,303), seat of Saline co., central Kans., on the Smoky Hill River; founded 1858 by settlers opposed to slavery, inc. 1870. , KS 67401
BLUEGRASS bluegrass, any species of the large and widely distributed genus Poa, chiefly range and pasture grasses of economic importance in temperate and cool regions. In general, bluegrasses are perennial with fine-leaved foliage that is bluish green in some species. TECHNOLOGY CENTER
961 Beasley Street, Suite 140
Lexington, KY 40509
ENTECH ENTECH Empowering Nonprofits in Technology : ENABLING TECHNOLOGIES OF KENTUCKIANA
851 S. Fourth Street
Louisville, KY 40203
(502) 585-9911 Ext. 2648
WESTERN KENTUCKY ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY CONSORTIUM (WKATC)
815 Triplett Street
Owensboro, KY 42303
TECHNICAL EXPLORATION CENTER
34 Summer Street, Suite 2A
Bangor, ME 04401
LEARNING INDEPENDENCE THROUGH COMPUTERS, INC. (LINC)
1001 Eastern Avenue, 3rd Floor
Baltimore, MD 21202
MICHIGAN'S INTEGRATED TECHNOLOGY SUPPORTS (MITS MITS - Micro Instrumentation and Telemetry Systems )
1037 South U.S. 27
St. Johns, MI 48879
8161 Normandale Blvd
Minneapolis, MN 55437
SIMON Simon, in the Bible.
1 One of the Maccabees.
2 or Simon Peter: see Peter, Saint.
3 See Simon, Saint.
4 Kinsman of Jesus.
5 Leper of Bethany in whose house a woman anointed Jesus' feet. TECHNOLOGY CENTER
8161 Normandale Boulevard
Minneapolis, MN 55437-1044
PARENTS, LET'S UNITE FOR KIDS (PLUK)
516 N 32nd St
Billings, MT 59101
CENTER FOR ASSISTIVE TECH & INCLUSIVE ED STUDIES (CATIES caTIES CAncer Text Information Extraction System
CATIES Common Aperture Technique for Imaging Electro-Optical Sensors
CATIES Combined Arms Training Integration Evaluation System )
The College of New Jersey
PO Box 7718
Ewing, NJ 08628-0718
New York New York, state, United States
New York, Middle Atlantic state of the United States. It is bordered by Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and the Atlantic Ocean (E), New Jersey and Pennsylvania (S), Lakes Erie and Ontario and the Canadian province of
RESOURCE CENTER FOR INDEPENDENT LIVING
PO Box 210
401-409 Columbia Street
Utica, NY 13503-0210
UNIVERSITY AT BUFFALO, CENTER FOR ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY (UB/CAT)
3435 Main Street
204 Kimball Tower
Buffalo, NY 14214
EASTER SEALS TECHNOLOGY RESOURCE CENTER
1133 Edwin C. Moses Boulevard, Suite 370
Dayton, OH 45408-2094
Rhode Island Rhode Island, island, United States
Rhode Island, island, 15 mi (24 km) long and 5 mi (8 km) wide, S R.I., at the entrance to Narragansett Bay. It is the largest island in the state, with steep cliffs and excellent beaches.
TECHACCESS OF RHODE ISLAND
110 Jefferson Boulevard
Warwick, RI 02888
EAST TENNESSEE TECHNOLOGY ACCESS CENTER, INC.
4918 North Broadway
Knoxville, TN 37918
MID-SOUTH ACCESS CENTER FOR TECHNOLOGY
University of Memphis The University of Memphis is a public research university located in Memphis, Tennessee, United States, and is a flagship public research university of the Tennessee Board of Regents system.
Rm 119, Patterson Hall
Memphis, TN 38152
SIGNAL CENTER'S ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY CENTER
109 North Germantown Road
Chattanooga, TN 37411
TECHNOLOGY ACCESS CENTER
2222 Metrocenter Boulevard
Nashville, TN 37228
WEST TENNESSEE SPECIAL TECHNOLOGY
Access Resource Center (STAR)
1119 Old Humboldt Road
Jackson, TN 38305
THE COMPUTER CENTER FOR CITIZENS WITH DISABILITIES
c/o Utah Center for Assistive Technology
1595 West 500 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84104
VIRGIN ISLANDS RESOURCE CENTER FOR THE DISABLED, INC.
PO Box 308427
St. Thomas, VI 00803-8427
TIDEWATER CENTER FOR TECHNOLOGY ACCESS
1413 Laskin Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23451