Ask an assistive technologist
If this is your first visit, check out the community guide. You will have to Join us or Sign in before you can post.

Community updates

• Read over some of our recent discussions and have your say!

• Upload a new profile picture and give your profile a personal touch.

• Get the latest information on issues relating to coronavirus.

Assistive Technology Question


Does anyone have any information on grants for technology for older adults with a disability? E.g. iPads, Echo Dot etc. 

Or if anyone could advise me of where I would find information on this? 




  • Ami2301Ami2301 Community champion Posts: 6,593 Disability Gamechanger
    Welcome to the community @Vickyw221 Have you tried looking for a charity - which is linked to the disability - and see if they offer any grants? :)
    Community Champion
    Disability Gamechanger - 2019
  • April2018momApril2018mom Member - under moderation Posts: 2,882 Member - under moderation
    Hello and welcome @Vickyw221!

    Try searching for a charity that helps people with the condition. Alternatively what about trying to find out if the local council can help you or not? The DLF has a number of useful information sheets on various aspects of living with a disability. Take a look at their site or call them tomorrow for advice. 
  • Chloe_ScopeChloe_Scope Administrator Posts: 8,875 Scope community team
    Hi @Vickyw221 and a welcome to the community!

    Here is a grant checker tool which could show you a list of possible support.

    Please do let us know how you get on. :)
    Community Partner
Sign in or join us to comment.