Benefits of Technology

Mainstream technology has been piloted by Ability Beyond to improve the quality of life for the people we serve. We have listed below the key areas that can be improved by technology.

Why Technology Matters Across the nation there are approximately 28 million United States citizens with cognitive disabilities. Each individual has their own dreams and wishes for a fulfilling life.
In preparation for the future, Ability Beyond pursued grants as a way to fund a pilot on technology. The pilot allows the agency to assess individuals’ needs, run pilots in programs and assess the effectiveness of the technology against the need. The traditional funding in programs does not adequately fund…
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Independence for Individuals

In this video, you will learn how some of the individuals we serve are able to live independently with the help of technology.
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Health & Safety

View our Return on Investment data for using Simply Home to reduce falls and monitor special diets.
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Communications

Technology, such as the Makey Makey, has been implemented to empower individuals with communication challenges.
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Efficiencies

View our ROI data for implementing Simply Home for efficiencies.
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Engagement

In this video, you will learn how Ability Beyond is using technology in the group home environment to improve engagement.
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Quality of Life

Technology can improve general quality of life for individuals with disabilities.
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