AUGMENTATIVE AND ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY

AUGMENTATIVE AND ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY

 
General Information
Description of ServiceAssists in the identification of students in need of augmentative communication intervention services. They will conduct comprehensive augmentative communication evaluations on students presenting with severe communication impairments, provide consultation/support services for all staff working with students who utilize augmentative communication aids, techniques and strategies and conduct individual and/or small group trainings related to the use of specific augmentative communication aids, technique and strategies. The Assistive program evaluates a student's ability to access the curriculum depending on his/her disability. Evaluators collaborate with the educational team to identify software programs and/or adaptive equipment to enable the student to access the curriculum as independently as possible. They will provide training/consultations to students, staff and family in the use and implementations of the recommended adaptive equipment and/or software. Also equipment orders are placed for the component school districts upon request. Call for more detailed information.
LocationSuffolk
Geographical AreaTown of Brookhaven, New York; Suffolk County, New York; Patchogue, New York
 
Client Information
EligibilityReferral from school district
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Anthony Coggiano
Contact's Position Divisional Administrator for Special Education
Contact's Phone (631)244-4052
Contact's Email acoggian@esboces.org
Physical Site Address 1 201 Sunrise Highway
Physical Site City, State, Zip Patchogue, NY 11772
Mailing Address 1 201 Sunrise Highway
Mailing City, State, Zip Patchogue, NY 11772
Main Phone (631)244-4052
Other Phone (631)687-3001
Fax (631)289-2529
Web Address www.esboces.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateJul19
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: EASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES EDUCATIONAL SERVICES
Affiliated Program: AUGMENTATIVE AND ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY
This Service: AUGMENTATIVE AND ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Assistive Technology Equipment (LH-0600)
Assistive Technology Product Evaluation (LH-2700.0500-050)
Communication Impairments (YF-1500)
Developmental Disabilities (YF-1800)
Educational Support Services (HL)
Speech and Language Evaluations (LR-8000.8000-800)
Students With Disabilities (YG-8000.8000)