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Use a screen reader or magnifier?

Microsoft Surface next to notebook and eyeglasses

Research Study on Accessibility at Microsoft Microsoft is seeking people who have experience using either screen reading or magnifying products. They are seeking people in the Seattle or King County area who can travel easily to…

Access Fund Film: Independence & Hope

Thanks to Heartstone Studio for their work on this video.

Meet Dee: Dee uses her assistive technology to give back

(En Español) Deanna Quillen, or “Dee” has been enrolled in our Assistive Technology (AT) Individual Development Account (IDA) Program since December 2012. The IDA Program is a matched savings account program where people with disabilities will…

ABLE Act Passes in the House

Image of Able Act Bill: H.R. 647

This is exciting news. The House passed the ABLE Act 404-17. If passed by the Senate as expected, the ABLE Act will allow people with disabilities to have more than $2,000 in a savings account called…

Today is International Day of People with Disability

Today is International Day of People with Disability and this year the United Nations is focusing on the lack of access to assistive technologies for people with disabilities. They explain that the lack of access is…

Black Friday, Cyber Monday. . .Now it’s #GivingTuesday!

Be a part of #GivingTuesday December 2, 2014 Today is the day! It’s the day that you can make a big impact on the Washington Access Fund and people with disabilities in Washington State. With your…

Webinar: A Review of Lesser Known Funding Sources and Strategies for Work-Related Assistive Technology

Check out this archived webinar from the archived RESNA Webinar Series. The original webinar aired November 19, 2014, so the information should be timely. Click here to view the webinar. Several accessible formats are available for…

Press Release: Announcing 2014 Award Winners

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For immediate release: November 4, 2014 Announcing 2014 Awards Program Winners The Washington Access Fund will present awards to businesses, organizations and individuals who have made noteworthy efforts to include, serve, and help people with disabilities…

Buy Tickets for John Hockenberry at Town Hall Seattle

John Hockenberry from the Take Away on NPR (Marco Antonio)

Come see John Hockenberry speak on the Future of Universal Design, Assistive Technology, and Disability Rights at the Washington Access Fund 10 Year Anniversary Celebration and Benefit! The event will take place at Town Hall Seattle…

Sneak peak of John Hockenberry in FIXED

Picture on woman scuba diving in a wheelchair. FIXED: The Science/Fiction of Human Enhancement

We are so excited that John Hockenberry is coming to Seattle in 6 short weeks! Get a sneak peak of what’s on his mind in this exciting new documentary about technology and disability. The documentary FIXED…