Phone: 573-874-1646
Email :info@silcolumbia.org

ACCESS SERVICES

Access Services Department provides information, demonstrations, and presentations on assistive technology as well as technical assistance for a variety of access needs. Access Services programs and services are available for individuals of all ages and disability types.

Click on the services below to learn more about the resources and options available to you.

DEMONSTRATION CENTER

The demonstration center displays hundreds of assistive technology items that are available for hands on demonstrations to help determine if the item meets the consumer needs.  These items are not for sale, but access to purchase information is available. We encourage our consumer to come in and try out the items.  Appointments are encouraged, but walk-ins are welcome. We provide onsite presentations to groups or organizations.

To set up an appointment to come to the demonstration center, please contact our Accessibility Services Department at 573-874-1646 or EMAIL US.

Missouri Assistive Technology (MO AT)
Missouri Assistive Technology strives to increase access to assistive technology for Missourians with all types of disabilities, of all ages. To learn more about MO AT visit Missouri Assistive Technology.

RECYCLE/REUSE DURABLE MEDICAL EQUIPMENT

The Durable Medical Equipment (DME) Recycling Program accepts gently used, clean and fully functional medical equipment for redistribution to individuals with unmet needs. Please call for additional details regarding acceptable items and to arrange equipment drop off.

REQUEST DME NOW

DONATE DME NOW

TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

This program provides adaptive telephones, adaptive hardware and software for internet access for those who meet the following requirements.

— Must be a Missouri Resident
— Must have a residential phone/landline for telephone; or
— Computer with internet access for internet
— Must have a disability that limits use of standard telephones or standard computer equipment.
— Annual adjusted income cannot exceed $60,000.

There is an application process for those that qualify.

Schedule a FREE demonstration today call: 573-874-1646 or EMAIL US.

HOME MODIFICATIONS AND ACCESS

Qualifications for this service
— Must live in Columbia city limits.
— Own the home
— Household income: 1 person – $40,600, 2 person – $46,400, 3 person – $52.200, 4 person– $58,000.

Application Process
— Complete the application – Download application HERE.
— Complete Income Verification – 3 months of pay stubs or a copy of last year’s taxes

This process may take up to 3 months or longer. We currently have a waiting list for home modifications and/or minor repairs.

Interested applicants should call 573-874-1646 or EMAIL US.

ADA EDUCATION

We offer assistance and education on aspects of ADA for modifications to homes or businesses. Please call 573-874-1646 and ask for Access Services Department for more information or EMAIL US.

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