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Assistive Technology Loans

Loan Details

  • Loan interest rate is 5.0%.
  • Loans up to $25,000 in Washington and Oregon.
  • Loan terms can range up to 5 years depending on the expected life of the assistive technology purchased and the borrower’s budget.
  • For home modifications, loans are up to $35,000 with a term range of up to 10 years.

What is Assistive Technology?

Assistive technology includes both devices and services. A device is any item or piece of equipment used to maintain or improve the functional capabilities of a person with a disability.

Assistive technology includes, but is not limited to, the following:

  • Hearing aids
  • Dentures, partial dentures, and implants
  • Mobility equipment
  • Modified vehicles
  • Home modifications
  • Computers and software
  • Braille devices
  • Adaptive recreational equipment


Washington and Oregon residents of all ages with disabilities of all types, including seniors with age-related functional limitations, are eligible. Click here for a loan application checklist to find out if you are ready to apply.

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More Questions?

If you still have questions, you can view our Frequently Asked Questions or contact Kathy Gilman at (206) 328-5116 or