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We Are Officially ASSISTIVE!

We are now Officially ND ASSISTIVE!! Our open houses in Mandan and Fargo are complete. We are all so excited and grateful to be working at ASSISTIVE and to continue to help people with disabilities discover that there is NO impossible with Assistive Technology! Thank you to all who helped make this possible including David Hanson […]

Home First . . . . On the Way!

Folks, get ready! The new IPAT office in Mandan, ND is set to open this July 2016. With more office space, an expanded rental library, a welcoming conference room, and a beautiful Technology Access Center, this area will fall nothing short of great. Oh . . . . and a Home First Demonstration Center! The […]

Get the News in ASL!

According to Venkat Rao’s Assistive Technology Blog, one I read often, a Texas man is providing a great service to people who are Deaf and use American Sign Language (ASL).  Alex Abenchuchan from Austin hosts The Daily Moth YouTube Channel where he provides “trending stories and Deaf topics with a twist of humor and Deaf culture,” all signed in ASL.  The […]

IPAT in the News: Be Magazine learns about AT Services

Recently Be Magazine interviewed IPAT staff from the Bismarck office to learn more about the services IPAT provides North Dakotans with disabilities and those experiencing the effects of aging. Check out the great article Be Magazine journalist Tina Ding wrote about IPAT – we could not have said it better ourselves! Gadgets and gizmos: IPAT […]

All the Best, Bob Puyear!

I first met Bob Puyear, over twenty years ago at an Independent Living Conference in Fargo, North Dakota. I couldn’t have known, nor even dreamed how much he would serve and shape the IPAT program, as an advocate, user, and real believer in assistive technology. So, it is with true appreciation and a heavy heart that IPAT […]

Volunteer for Pedaling for Possibilities 2016!

Pedaling for Possibilities (P4P) needs you! Contribute to P4P by volunteering! Kohl’s Cares volunteers. Pedaling for Possibilities 2016 Volunteer Opportunities When: February 13th, 2016 from 1:30 pm – 5:30 pm Where: Courts Plus Community Fitness 3491 University Drive South Fargo, ND 58104 Volunteer Opportunities Available: Bike Team Manager: Helps riders with bike set-up, assists riders during […]

Happy Holidays from IPAT!

Seasons Greetings! In warm appreciation for the past year, IPAT would like to extend our very best wishes to all for a happy holiday season. As we reflect on those we have worked with, all of us at IPAT are excited to begin a new year, which is sure to be filled with positive advancements. Please refer […]