Pennsylvania’s Assistive Technology Lending Library is a free service which enables Pennsylvania residents of all ages and with any type of disability to try a variety of assistive technology (AT) devices in order to determine what device is best suited to their needs.
The inventory of PA’s Assistive Technology Lending Library consists of AT devices which can be easily shipped, do not require installation or permanent modifications, and do not involve weight bearing.
You can learn more about the devices and how to borrow them at one of nine regional Assistive Technology Resource Centers (ATRCs), of which UCP Central PA is one.
ATRC staff are on hand to help if:
There is a wide selection of devices available for you to borrow, including those that can help you:
How the Assistive Technology Lending Library Works
For more information, please contact:
Jackie Wardle, MS, ATP
The Institute on Disabilities is PA’s University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities, Education, Research, and Service at Temple University. PA’s Initiative on Assistive Technology (PIAT) is a program of the Institute on Disabilities. PIAT is funded by a grant from the U.S. Department of Education under the Assistive Technology Act of 1998, as amended.