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What is assistive technology?
Assistive technology is a device or system that provides people with practical solutions to everyday life activities.
Assistive technology can help people to:
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Towards Easier Living
LifeTec Queensland provides information, education, and consultation on how assistive technology can improve your quality of life and maintain your independence in the community.
Every day, LifeTec provides the knowledge and skills on how assistive technology can help people from all walks of life:
A group of family carers discover a range of assistive technology that can help them care for their loved ones at home for longer and prevent admission to a nursing home.
|A child with cerebral palsy trials a switch to enable him to use a computer and remain at his regular school.|
|A woman with multiple sclerosis discovers a scooter to help her access the community and continue to self-manage her health.|
Indigenous health workers attend an information session on equipment suited for remote areas to enable their ageing elder to remain in the community.
An elderly gentleman trials a variety of pressure care cushions to reduce his chances of developing pressure sores.
|A person with a mobility impairment trials a power wheelchair.|
|A group of special education teachers update their skills and knowledge on assistive technology for children with a disability.|
A group of occupational therapists receive expert knowledge on the range of hoists available for lifting and transferring clients with a disability.
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LifeTec Queensland was formerly known as the Independent Living Centre Queensland.