Affiliate: Oklahoma ABLE Tech

Oklahoma ABLE Tech, based at the Seretean Wellness Center at Oklahoma State University, is the Tech Act project in Oklahoma. ABLE Tech's mission is to facilitate systems change to enhance the provision of, access to and funding for assistive technology. ABLE Tech assists Oklahomans of all ages and all disabilities in improving access to assistive technology. ABLE Tech's main areas of service include: information and referral, statewide outreach and public awareness, interagency coordination and collaboration, advocacy, training, funding, equipment loan programs, alternative financing programs and technical assistance on the accessibility of electronic and information technology. Regional information and referral, advocacy, and training are provided through four Independent Living Centers, which are based in Bartlesville, McAlester, Norman and Tulsa.

Through funding provided by the Southwest ADA Center, ABLE Tech was able to expand technical assistance capability to the state by developing program events and materials related to the accessibility of electronic and information technology. As an affiliate of the Southwest ADA Center, project staff provides expertise in accessible IT.