The iPad and Apps offer benefits to those with disabilities when used as assistive technology. Happily, app creators from all over continue to make communication more accessible and cost-effective for persons with developmental and speech disabilities, making the iPad a comfortable visual and aural medium for them. Mobile apps provide these persons with many of the
Ability Unlimited changed our son’s life. Our son, Giovanni, is a non-verbal 4 year old who has Trisomy-21, Down syndrome. Giovanni applied for the assistive technology device for his communication needs through the Medicaid waiver. Ability Unlimited was instrumental in helping our family with our needs and helping us apply. Giovanni was approved for the
If you are wondering whether or not you are eligible for Medicaid through your disability, you have come to the right place. This guide will let you know whether or not you are eligible, and if not through your disability, how else you may be eligible for Medicaid. Let’s start with how Medicaid defines disability.
May 2020 is Mental Health Awareness Month. Now, more than ever, it is incredibly important to be aware of mental health and to take it seriously for yourself and those around you. Here is why Mental Health Awareness Month is so vital and how Medicaid coverage can make dealing with your mental health easier. What
Wondering whether or not you are eligible for CCC Plus? Wanting to learn more about what CCC Plus Tool actually is? You have come to the right place. Here is our full guide to CCC Plus, as well as our CCC Plus Eligibility Self-Help Tool. What is CCC Plus? The first question you may have
At this point in time, you are probably aware of the need for social distancing. Doing this entails staying at home and only going out for work and essential tasks. So, what does this mean for your mental health? It may seem jarring to stay inside and uproot your normal daily routine for a while,
Screening Adults for Learning Disabilities Learning disabilities are, of course, not limited to children navigating the classroom. Many adults have them as well, and it’s important to screen for intellectual disabilities, as they affect older individuals differently in work, community living, and everyday life. Let’s talk about what goes into being screened for a learning