Basic FAAST Information

The Florida Alliance for Assistive Services and Technology (FAAST)

FAAST, the Florida Alliance for Assistive Services and Technology program, is administered through the Florida Department of Education, Division of Vocational Rehabilitation and is federally funded by the Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA) under the Assistive Technology Act of 1998, as amended in 2004 (P.L. 108-364). 

Since its inception in 1998, FAAST has been and continues to be a resource to provide Floridians free access to information, referral services, educational programs, and publications in accessible format on extensive topics related to disability rights, laws/policies, and funding opportunities for assistive technology.

Mission Statement

Our Mission is to improve the quality of life for all Floridians with disabilities through advocacy and awareness activities that increase access to and acquisition of assistive services and technology.

Vision Statement

The leaders in facilitating public private partnerships to provide assistive technology devices and services that will enable persons with disabilities full participation in all aspects of life. 

Value Statement

We value each individual’s right to achieve their highest potential and possibilities. 

Tag Line

FAAST – The Organization of Hope and Opportunity®

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.

FAAST Information for Download

FAAST Articles of Incorporation

FAAST Bylaws

FAAST 2013 990

FAAST 2014 990

FAAST 2015 990

2017 Annual Report

View FAAST's Brochure

Listen to FAAST Audio Brochure

Sunshine Law Manual