Durable Medical Equipment and Assistive Devices (TRAID)
Lends assistive devices and/or durable medical equipment (including hospital beds, wheelchairs, walkers, commodes, shower benches/chairs, walkers, standing frames, crutches, canes, etc.) based upon individual need for 30 days or more. The center also provides assistance with obtaining needed devices and equipment from other sources, as well as training to use the devices and equipment. In addition, the center provides assessment for adaptive computer hardware and software, and training to use specialized computer programs as needed. SAIL provides assistive devices, durable medical equipment (including adaptive car seats, strollers, gait trainers, standing frames, positioning devices, etc.) and developmental toys and games for children with disabilities on a loan basis. The center also provides training concerning the use of adaptive switches, communication devices, and environmental controls for children.
By appointment only
Individual, family member, or other interested party contacts SAIL and meets with or schedules an appointment to work with the TRAID Director.