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Programs that pay for or provide equipment, appliances and assistive aids that enable people, including those who have physical or sensory limitations, to increase their mobility and/or ability to communicate and live more comfortably.

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Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
Abilities in Motion - LEAP ProgramFREE open ended loan program for anyone in need of assistive technology items such as, walkers, commodes, large view phones, sock donners, reachers, braces, walker basket, etc. Small $10 processing fee and items need to be picked up at AIM. also accept donations of gently used items.BerksAbilities in MotionAbilities in Motion
All Abilities - Assistive TechnologyHelps individuals with the process for obtaining assistive devices including those that assist with visual and audio cues and electronic speech.WestmorelandService CoordinationAll Abilities
ALS Association - PhiladelphiaLeading the fight to treat and cure ALS through global research and nationwide advocacy while also empowering people with Lou Gehrig's Disease and their families to live fuller. ALS Association - PhiladelphiaALS Association
Berks Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services - Hearing Aid AssistanceHelping individuals with low incomeBerksBerks Deaf and Hard of Hearing ServicesBerks Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services
Berks Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services - Hearing Aid Repair AssistanceRepair of most make and models of hearing aids.BerksBerks Deaf and Hard of Hearing ServicesBerks Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services
Cambria County Association for the Blind and Handicapped Low Vision AidsProgram that pays for or provides magnifiers, magnification equipment, light intensification equipment, night vision equipment, closed circuit television devices and other products which help people who have visual impairments use their remaining vision to greater advantage.CambriaVision ProgramCambria County Association for the Blind and Handicapped
Center for Hearing and Deaf Services, Inc. - HeadquartersHearing testing, hearing aid evaluation, hearing aid sales and repairs, sign language interpreting, sign language classes, foreign language interpreting, assistive device sales, behavioral health services, psychiatric evaluations, counseling services, chemical dependency program, advocacy for persons who are deaf or hard of hearing, personal assistance.AlleghenyCenter for Hearing and Deaf Services, Inc.Center for Hearing and Deaf Services, Inc.
Center for Hearing and Deaf Services, Inc. - WestmorelandSign language interpreting, program for intellectually disabled adults who are deaf, sign language classes, advocacy for persons who are deaf or hard of hearing, personal assistance and assistive devices.WestmorelandCenter for Hearing and Deaf Services, Inc.Center for Hearing and Deaf Services, Inc.
Central Susquehanna Sight Services - Prevention of Blindness - GlassesLow cost eye wear is available at a sliding scale to income eligible residents. Only glasses are available.NorthumberlandCentral Susquehanna Sight Services - Prevention of BlindnessCentral Susquehanna Sight Services
Community Living and Support Services - Good Use ProgramAllows individuals to donate or obtain gently used assistive technology devices. Through this program, Pennsylvania residents who may not have the funds necessary to acquire the assistive technology devices (walkers, hoyer lifts, bath seats and toilet seats, transfer benches and transfer boards, bedside commodes, over bed tables, manual wheelchairs, daily living aids (eating, dressing, etc.), assistive listening devices, blind/low vision aids, adapted telephones, communication and computer-related devices, canes and crutches, adaptive games, toys, and recreational devices) that would allow them to live, work, or play as independently as possible in the communities of their choice are able to get the equipment for little to no cost.AlleghenyCommunity Living and Support Services (CLASS)Community Living and Support Services (CLASS)
Lancaster Center of the Deaf and Hard of HearingAssists people who are deaf and hard of hearing to live more independently. Services include: - Client Services - Sign Language Classes - Fundraising Events - Interpreting ServicesLancasterLancaster Center of the Deaf and Hard of HearingBerks Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services
Muscular Dystrophy Association - Medical Supplies and Equipment ProvisionWheelchairs, scooters, communication devices, and recycled and donated equipment. Loaned out for indefinite period when medically prescribed in relation to neuromuscular disease.DauphinMuscular Dystrophy Association Inc.Muscular Dystrophy Association Inc.
Muscular Dystrophy Association - Northeast PAA national voluntary health agency working to defeat muscular dystrophy and related diseases through programs of worldwide research, comprehensive services, and far-reaching professional and public health education. Accepts donations of usable medical equipment, refurbishes items and distributes them to those in need. Also provides assistance with medical equipment repairs. Clinic: Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Hospital 501 Saint John Street Allentown, PA 18103 Helps individuals cope with the physical and psychological aspects of the disease National Headquarters: Muscular Dystrophy Association 3300 E. Sunrise Drive Tucson, AZ 85718LehighMuscular Dystrophy Association - Northeast PAMuscular Dystrophy Association - Northeast PA
National Multiple Sclerosis SocietyProvides information and referral, medical equipment assistance, self-help groups, support, seminars and educational programs.DauphinNational Multiple Sclerosis Society CentralNational Multiple Sclerosis Society Central Pennsylvania Chapter
National Multiple Sclerosis SocietyAssistance and support for persons with multiple sclerosis. Provides information and referral, medical equipment assistance, self-help groups, support, seminars and educational programs.LancasterNational Multiple Sclerosis Society Central PA Chapter - LancasterNational Multiple Sclerosis Society Central Pennsylvania Chapter
PA Vocational Rehabilitation Office - OVR DuboisComplete vocational rehabilitation services, including work potential evaluation and both physical and mental restoration services. Offers job placement, training program placement, counseling, and guidance service. Provides prostheses, braces, wheelchairs, and adaptive equipment as needed.ClearfieldPA Vocational Rehabilitation Office OVR)PA Vocational Rehabilitation Office (OVR)
PA Vocational Rehabilitation Office - OVR ErieComplete vocational rehabilitation services, including work potential evaluation and both physical and mental restoration services. Offers job placement, training program placement, counseling, and guidance service. Provides prostheses, braces, wheelchairs, and adaptive equipment as needed.EriePA Vocational Rehabilitation Office OVR)PA Vocational Rehabilitation Office (OVR)
PA Vocational Rehabilitation Office - OVR JohnstownComplete vocational rehabilitation services, including work potential evaluation and both physical and mental restoration services. Offers job placement, training program placement, counseling, and guidance service. Provides prostheses, braces, wheelchairs, and adaptive equipment as needed.CambriaPA Vocational Rehabilitation Office OVR)PA Vocational Rehabilitation Office (OVR)
PA Vocational Rehabilitation Office - OVR New CastleComplete vocational rehabilitation services, including work potential evaluation and both physical and mental restoration services. Offers job placement, training program placement, counseling, and guidance service. Provides prostheses, braces, wheelchairs, and adaptive equipment as needed.LawrencePA Vocational Rehabilitation Office OVR)PA Vocational Rehabilitation Office (OVR)
PA Vocational Rehabilitation Office - OVR PittsburghComplete vocational rehabilitation services, including work potential evaluation and both physical and mental restoration services. Offers job placement, training program placement, counseling, and guidance service. Provides prostheses, braces, wheelchairs, and adaptive equipment as needed.AlleghenyPA Vocational Rehabilitation Office OVR)PA Vocational Rehabilitation Office (OVR)
PA Vocational Rehabilitation Office - OVR WashingtonComplete vocational rehabilitation services, including work potential evaluation and both physical and mental restoration services. Offers job placement, training program placement, counseling, and guidance service. Provides prostheses, braces, wheelchairs, and adaptive equipment as needed.WashingtonPA Vocational Rehabilitation Office OVR)PA Vocational Rehabilitation Office (OVR)
Pennsylvania Assistive Technology EquipmentOffers two loan programs: - Provides cash loans so that PA residents can purchase assistive technology- ramps, accessible automobiles, hearing aids, low-vision aids, home modification, etc. Provide information about other funding sources such as OVR, waivers, etc. Some partial grants are available in conjunction with mini-loans ($100-$1500 at 0% with a $20 minimum). - Offers a low-interest loan program for individuals who need to borrow $1500 to $60,000 for the purchase of assistive technology. If a person has poor or no credit, but has the ability and willingness to repay, PATF may extend a loan of up to $25,000. MontgomeryPennsylvania Assistive Technology FoundationPennsylvania Assistive Technology Foundation
Pennsylvania Office of Vocational Rehabilitation - Williamsport District Office - Vocational Rehabilitation ServicesProvides individualized vocational rehabilitation services both directly and through a network of approved vendors to help persons with disabilities prepare for, obtain, or maintain employment. Counselors conduct face-to-face interviews, assist customers with setting vocational goals and with selecting services and service providers in order to develop an Individualized Plan for Employment (IPE). OVR provides a wide range of services, including:
  • Diagnostic services
  • Vocational evaluation
  • Counseling
  • Training
  • Restoration services
  • Placement assistance
  • Assistive technology
  • Support services
LycomingPennsylvania Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR)Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry
ProJeCt of Easton - ASSISTCurrently out of funding until further notice Provides information, referral, case support, shelter and other material supports to low income households, enabling those individuals and families to avoid increasing disruption to health, welfare, educational and economic advancement. Emergency service vouchers include: - Interfaith Food Pantry - Home heating fuel for seniors (age 60+) - Prescription Assistance - Eye exams and glasses - Legal identification documents - Second hand furniture (Easton residents only) - Rental assistance: One month of rent. Documentation of income, circumstances leading to income lose or increase in expenses and proof of sustainability (Operates on a waiting list) - Emergency shelter vouchers available if all requirements are met: 1) client(s) must be eligible for a shelter bed 2) all shelter bed(s) are full 3) a verifiable plan is in place for where the client(s) will go when leaving shelter - Program registration such as Cover the Piggies - Information and referral NorthamptonProJeCt of EastonProJeCt of Easton
Transitional Paths to Independent Living - Assistive Technology and EquipmentEnables some individuals with disabilities to have greater control over their own lives and to participate in and contribute more fully to activities in their home, school and work environments, and in their communities.WashingtonAssistive Technology and Equipment (AT)Transitional Paths for Independent Living

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