What is FAAST, Inc.?

The Florida Alliance for Assistive Services and Technology, Inc. serves Floridians with disabilities by providing free access to information, referral services, educational programs, and publications in accessible formats on topics such as disability rights, laws, and policies.  We also provide assistive technology (AT) device loans as well as funding opportunities for AT.

What is Assistive Technology (AT)?

AT is any item, piece of equipment, software, or product system that is used to increase, maintain, or improve the function of individuals with disabilities.

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FAAST News

The Right Service at the Right Time is an online resource used to connect people who have a need for social and government services with the organizations which provide those services. The Orange County Library System started this project in 2009 in an effort to reach the portion of the...

EdcampAccess International

ATIA is proud to support edcampAccess International.  

 

What is EdcampAccess International?

Carrying on the tradition started by edcampAccess/Boston and...

American Association on Health and Disability 

 

Frederick J. Krause Scholarship on Health and Disability

Deadline: November 15, 2015

Award Ceiling: $1,000

http://www.aahd.us/initiatives/...

Florida First to Help Military Families with Waivers
State will Provide Services to those Transferred to Florida Stakeholders Applaud Addition

TALLAHASSEE, FL —Florida is...

Special World Magazine

 

There are over twenty-one thousand words about special education and disability in our first 'Special World' Magazine. There are nine features; eleven news items from nine countries and...

PRC is excited to announce NuVoice 2.00 software for Accent devices. NuVoice 2.00 incorporates a variety of new display configuration options, including new skins and skin options, resizable keys and grids, and some new feedback options for scanning. They have also introduced several new...

Peyton Blodgett, 8, had been missing since midday Saturday, October 25, 2014. He has been reunited with his family and is now recovering in the hospital. Go on over to the NEWS4JAX webpage and read all about it!

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Preconference: November 18, 2014

Conference: November 19-21, 2014

Exhibition: November 19-20, 2014

Location: Greater Columbus Convention Center 400 High Street Columbus, OH 43215

OCALICON 2014 is...

Sharing your experience voting will help advocates make sure each future voter, regardless of disability, is able to cast a barrier free, private, and independent ballot in Florida.

Disability Rights Florida is working with SABE (Self Advocates Becoming Empowered), Florida SAND (Self...

Longitudinal study explores white matter damage, cognition after traumatic axonal injury.

 

Traumatic Axonal Injury is a form of traumatic brain injury that can have detrimental effects on the integrity of the brain's white matter and lead to cognitive impairments. A new study...

Find a Regional Demonstration Center Near You

FAAST, Inc. provides short-term loans where consumers and professionals throughout the state can borrow Assistive Technology (AT) devices for a period of up to 30 days from their designated RDC.