What We're All About
MassMATCH is the Commonwealth of Massachusetts's initiative to Maximize Assistive Technology (AT) in Consumer's Hands. It is one of 56 state-level AT Act programs in the United States. Its mission is to promote the use of AT and AT services to enhance the independence of people with disabilities, enabling equal participation in all of life's activities. Read more about us
Our Highlighted Programs
- Assistive Technology Regional Centers are operating in western and eastern Massachusetts; visit them to learn about, try out or borrow assistive technology.
- Massachusetts Assistive Technology Loan Program (MATLP) is an alternative financing program funded through state and federal resources to give people with disabilities and their families access to low-interest cash loans to buy the assistive technology devices they need.
- DMErequipment.org offers free gently-used, refurbished wheelchairs and other DME to people who need it. Delivery is available within Greater Boston. Search for available items here.
- GetATStuff.com is the online home of the Assistive Technology Exchange in New England and New York. Here you can shop for used equipment or advertise what you are no longer using.
Read FAQs from educators and learn about MassMATCH programs and resources designed to help you find A.T. appropriate for your students with disabilities. Visit our "For Educators/Parents" section.
Most "reasonable accommodations" are affordable and effective. Read FAQs from employers and find the help you need from MassMATCH programs and links. Visit our "For Employers" Section.
The winter edition of the MassMATCH Quarterly News is now available!
Keith Jones demonstrates his AT for work