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<div class="ExternalClass077CE3FE5E9D44669D32D5F60B8BE167"><p>The Assistive Technology Service supports clinicians and rehabilitation professionals working with adults and adolescents with disabilities in the public health system of British Columbia and the Yukon.  Support is provided in the form of: consultation, assessment, evaluation, intervention, education, and equipment trials.</p><p>The service consults with and supports a client team in the assessment, selection, and application of technology to further an individual’s goals related to communication, vocation, education, leisure, and independent living.  </p><p>We maintain a selection of augmentative and alternative communication devices, environmental control systems, and accessibility devices for demo/trial.<br></p><p>Focus areas:</p><ul><li>Augmentative and alternative communication<br></li><li>Computer access<br></li><li>Custom adaptations <br></li><li>Device Mounting <br></li><li>Environmental Control Systems<br></li><li>Mobile device access<br></li></ul><p><img src="/PublishingImages/Assistive-Technology-Service-team.jpg?RenditionID=1" alt="The team" style="margin:5px;" /> <img src="/PublishingImages/Assistive-Technology-Service-room-panorama.JPG?RenditionID=1" alt="The room" style="margin:5px;" /><br></p><h2>Videos about us<br></h2><p>Watch the video below to learn about the support provided at GF Strong Assistive Technology Service:<br></p><div class="ms-rtestate-read ms-rte-embedcode ms-rte-embedil ms-rtestate-notify"><iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/mS7-WtZsSBc" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div><p><br></p><p>Watch this short video about how we use 3D printing to provide custom adaptations to clients who need specialized access to technology! Thank you BC Rehab Foundation for funding the Accessibili3D initiative.<br></p><div class="ms-rtestate-read ms-rte-embedcode ms-rte-embedil ms-rtestate-notify"><iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/GBlv6TBP6eE?rel=0" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div><p><br></p><p></p><p></p></div>4255 Laurel Street(604) 734-1363<div class="ExternalClassC23641F2F086432B815DF82D75BF581F"><p>Office hours: Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.</p><p>Assistive Technology Resource Centre computer lab hours: <br>Every day 8 a.m. – 10 p.m.</p></div>(604) 737-6263V5Z 2G9BC<div class="ExternalClass4A7CD0944B4F4055826ECE45A422A883"><p>Paid parking is available. Pay stations are located at the main entrance to the building and at the staff entrance on 28th Avenue. <br></p><p><a href="/_layouts/15/DocIdRedir.aspx?ID=VCHCA-1797567310-1376" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icgen.gif" alt="" style="margin:5px;" />Download parking rates for VCH facilities</a><br></p></div>49.2470809,-123.12559929999998<div class="ExternalClassA374164E5FC4409E89983FBE1E85E1BD"><p><a href="/_layouts/15/DocIdRedir.aspx?ID=VCHCA-1797567310-1140" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icgen.gif" alt="" />​Download the Assistive Technology Service Request for Consult (Community and Outpatient)</a></p></div><div class="ExternalClass71EA798D84AD4CD8B748A87BF563E439"><p>​Access to consultation and equipment trial services is through referral by clinicians only.  <br></p></div>Assistive Technology Resource Centre (Rm 031) in the basement behind the main elevatorsGF Strong Rehabilitation CentreContacts<div class="ExternalClassA18A6CDD93924AFD9644B4BD0A448DFC"><p>Adele MacNeill, OT<br>Occupational Therapist – Assistive Technology<br>(604) 734-1313 x2509</p><p>Jason Cheung, BASc<br>Biomedical Engineer - Assistive Technology<br>(604) 734-1313 x2507</p><p>Jacob Rowe, M.Sc., RSLP<br>Speech-Language Pathologist – Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)<br>(604) 734-1313 x2513</p><p>Laura Fawcett, OT<br>Occupational Therapist – Assistive Technology<br>(604) 734-1313 x2508</p><p><br></p></div>

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