Wyoming Assistive Technology Resources

General Information

Wyoming Assistive Technology Resources
University of Wyoming
Laramie Wyoming 1 82071
(307) 766 6187
mmonteit@uwyo.edu
http://www.uwyo.edu/wind/watr/index.html

Brief Description

WATR is Wyoming's Assistive Technology Act Program and a resource for all assistive technology (AT) needs in Wyoming. AT may be a device or solution that enhances an individual's ability to live, play, or work independently. WATR activities include Device Demonstrations; Device Loan Center; Device Reutilization; Alternative Financing; AT Assessments and Evaluations; Training and Technical Assistance; Public Awareness Activities and Coordination and Collaboration.

Services Offered

  • Advocacy
    • Short-term loan of assistive technology

  • Assistive Products
    • Maintains a demonstration center in which individuals can try out and evaluate various pieces of assistive technology including low tech and high tech devices.

  • Consultation/Technical Program Assistance
    • Provides a variety of training opportunities for professional organizations, state agencies, private industry, service providers, community groups, and consumers interested in learning more about assistive technology and services.

  • Information and Referral
    • Provides a free information and referral program.

  • Services for Seniors