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Welcome to ATLA

Assistive Technology of Alaska (ATLA) is the only private non-profit, statewide, comprehensive, resource center serving Alaskans of any age to make informed decisions about AT that best meets their needs at work, school, home or just in life!

Assistive Technology (AT)  solutions are used to increase, maintain or improve the functional capabilities of individuals with disabilities in all aspects of life. AT solutions range from low tech to high tech. AT services ensure that individuals implement and utilize the right solution for them.


Our services assist Alaskans understanding, determining, accessing, and training with AT.


Our programs, in-house and partnerships, are in place to assist Alaskans in obtaining solutions and services to increase their quality of life.

Explore AT Solutions

Learn about the different tools available for all types of barriers.
Tech Hour Upcoming events

Getting to Know the iPad

Please join us for an informal gathering to discuss and demonstrate assistive technology on the third Tuesday of each month at 11:00 AM. An AT Specialist will be available during the 1-hour session to share information, answer your questions, and more. Meetings will be held on Zoom with captioning provided. RSVP to receive a link to connect with us live the day of the event

October 19th – Everyday Independence
If cooking, eating, dressing, hobbies, keeping track of medication, or your to-do list are difficult to do independently, there are many assistive technology options available to make things possible or easier. Join us to get an idea of what’s available or ask a question about a tool you currently have.

November 16th – Ag Chat
Anyone can experience a disability or injury that makes daily activities in their agriculture career difficult. Are you a farmer, rancher, logger, or fisher who has questions about choosing, modifying, or finding funding for equipment? Join us to chat and demonstrate items that could benefit you or a loved one.

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Getting to Know the iPad

Are you new to the iPad, or do you need a refresher? Explore our site, Getting to Know the iPad! We have compiled resources to help you navigate the ins-and-outs of the iPad, with how-tos, tips, tricks, troubleshooting information, and more. Here, you will find resources for beginners all the way to advance iPad users.

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