Assistive Technology can be a game changer for someone living with a disability.
Now that the NDIS is funding “reasonable and necessary” supports, this is an industry that is fast becoming big business.
ABC Regional Storyteller Scholarship recipient Mandy McCracken looks at what assistive technology is currently available in Australia and the possibilities that are unfolding with every new invention.
Huy Nguyen, Gecko Traxx
Tibor Drucza, Dejay Medical & Scientific
Ryan Tilley, Rove Wheelchairs
Lisa Robin, Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne
Tim Marchington, Solve Disability Solutions
Heather Morrison, Handi
Anita Brown Major, Occupational Therapist