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Join MassMATCH at Abilities Expo Boston Sept 8-10!

Check out the MeasureX pressure mapping system and the Lilly Pad wheelchair-accessible scale! Abilities Expo showcases cutting-edge assistive technology, adaptive sports, daily living aids, inclusive dance, dynamic workshops, local and national exhibitors, and more! This year, MassMATCH is demonstrating the … Continue reading

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Wheelchair User? Learn to Prevent Pressure Injuries!

Pressure Mapping Technology is now available. Learn to borrow and use PMT (it’s free!) Spread the word! Through a grant from the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation, MassMATCH is providing trainings on the use of digital pressure mapping technology (PMT) … Continue reading

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Mobility and Seating Clinic April 22nd

Need to make adjustments to your wheelchair? Or do you have pressure sores? Come to the Mobility and Adaptive Seating Clinic at Stavros CIL in Amherst! Take advantage of seat mapping and get the adjustments you need to get comfortable! When? … Continue reading

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Adventure Days at the Perkins School for the Blind

Introducing Adventure Days at Perkins School for the Blind and in partnership with the Massachusetts Association of Parents of the Visually Impaired (MAPVI)! Perkins and MAPVI are inviting families to visit the Perkins campus and experience different aspects of the … Continue reading

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Vision Technology Fair is June 17th

MassMATCH and Easter Seals in Boston are pleased to announce the upcoming Vision Technology Fair June 17th at Easter Seals Technology Center, Vendors from various low vision companies will be on hand to show their latest devices in the area … Continue reading

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Demonstration of Accessible Prescription Labels for Persons with Visual Impairments

When: Monday, April 7, 2014, 10 a.m.- Noon Where: Non-Profit Center South Street Conference Room, 89 South Street, Boston, MA 02115 Who: Blind, low vision, elderly, low vision advocates and pharmacists are encouraged to attend. What: Find out how accessible … Continue reading

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Carroll Center Technology Fair – November 26th

The Carroll Center is hosting its annual Technology Fair on Tuesday, November 26, 2013 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Don’t miss this opportunity to try out the latest products for individuals who are visually impaired. See their site for details!

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Assistive Technologies for Living, Learning, Working and Playing in Massachusetts

Wedensday October 16, 2013, 11 am to 3 pm 2nd Floor, State House, Boston An event at the State House featuring cutting edge assistive technology information and demonstrations for people with disabilities – discover the latest technology innovations from many … Continue reading

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The Carroll Center Annual Yard Sale

The Carroll Center Annual Yard Sale Join us on September 28, 2013 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. for The Carroll Center’s annual yard sale featuring hand-held magnifiers, video magnifiers, sunglasses, watches, lamps, and furniture! The Carroll Store will also … Continue reading

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MassHealth (Medicaid) Forums to Hear Concerns of MassHealth Members with Disabilities!

Join Christine Griffin, EOHHS Assistant Secretary and Dr. Julian Harris, Medicaid Director Boston Monday, July 9, 2012 5:00-7:00 pm State Transportation Building Floor 2, Conference Rooms 2 and 3 10 Park Place, Boston Hyannis Wednesday, July 11, 2012 1:00-3:00 pm … Continue reading

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