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Details for Service Assistive Technology Technical Assistance, Training, Demonstration, Equipment Loan, and Information & Referral
Service Name Assistive Technology Technical Assistance, Training, Demonstration, Equipment Loan, and Information & Referral Program Name Access, Outreach
Goal Expand awareness, understanding and use of information to enhance the health and safety of North Carolinians.
Objective Assure that children and/or adults have access to consistent and accurate health and safety information through outreach and education.
Division Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services
Service Description

The direct services of the N.C. Assistive Technology Program (which include Technical Assistance, Training, Demonstration, Equipment Loan, and Information and Referral) provide access to and information about technology that can help people become more independent in home, school, work and community life.  

Services are available statewide through 11 full-service centers and 13 satellite centers; in the home, school or work setting; or by phone or e-mail. This service is state and federally funded. It benefits individuals with disabilities of all ages, as well as the professionals who work with them and employers.

Web Site http://www.ncatp.org/ Year First Initiated 1990
Available State Wide Yes Geographic Area Served
Grants Provided No Competitive Bidding No
Competitive Bidding Details
Waiting List No Waiting List Start Date
Number Waiting
Waiting List Details

Income Eligibility
Income Eligibility No
Income Eligibility Method
Income Eligibility Type
Whose Income Eligibility
Income Disregard No
Income Disregard Desc
Income Verified No
Income Verified Method
Income Criteria
Income Eligibility Change
Income Eligibility Method Prior To Change
Income Eligibility Other

Target Population
Age Range Start Age Range End
0 100+

Legal Authority
Authorization Level Authorization Type Citation
Federal Public Law NCATP is established under Public Law 108-364

Budget Information
State Fiscal Year (SFY) 2023
As of the month of September 2022
Authorized Budget Fiscal Year 2023 SFY 2022-2023 Year To Date Expenditures Balance
Salary and Fringes (1X) 1,578,622 365,160 1,213,462
Salary Other (1X) 755 0 755
Operating (2X-5X) 1,528,840 443,242 1,085,598
Contracts/Allocations (6X) 0 0 0
Reserves (7X) 0 0 0
Transfers (8X) 0 0 0
Total Requirements 3,108,217 808,402 2,299,815
Receipts-Federal 1,187,093 344,572 842,521
Receipts- Local receipts 0 0 0
Receipts- Other receipts 392,509 300,019 92,490
Total Receipts 1,579,602 644,591 935,011
General Fund Appropriations 1,528,615 163,811 1,364,804
State Local Other
0 0 0
State Local
0 0