We provide Accessibility, Universal Design (UD), Assistive Technology (AT) and Rehab Engineering consultation services to help individuals reach their goals and help businesses increase their ability to create inclusive spaces, services, products and practices.
Building, Architecture & ADA+ Accessibility Surveys
Assistology is a City of Omaha, Tier II certified SEB.
We consult on indoor and outdoor environments helping create truly accessible and inclusive community experiences.
Assistology can provide a comprehensive interior &/or exterior Accessibility Survey in accordance with the 2010 ADA Standards.
Sensory Related Services
We offer a variety of services to enhance your ability to meet the sensory needs of the people you serve. Services can be provided individually or as a customized package.
- Sensory rooms: Space design, equipment recommendation & implementation, documentation development, staff training
- Sensory equipment kits: Development of sensory kits to support individuals in any environment or mobile kits to support needs while out experiencing our communities.
- Training: Sensory systems, room and equipment specific training. Click Here for more information on our sensory related training.
- Consultation: Address accessibility and accommodation concerns impacting sensory systems (vision, hearing, processing).
Assistive Technology Assessment
Living an independent life is about more than just those things considered medically necessary.
Our services focus on outcomes in the areas of safety, independence, recreation, socialization and quality of life.
Our AT assessment/consultation services take a comprehensive look at a person’s life and life roles to evaluate needs, design, develop, and provide individualized, custom and innovative AT solutions to clients throughout their lifespan.
We offer an ability to provide a full scope of Assistive Technology services and work with collaborating partners to meet the AT needs of children and adults, in all environments, across all components of service coordination. That ability sets us apart from other regional AT providers.
For Environmental Modification Assessment supported by the Nebraska DD Waiver Click here.
We also provide custom Assistive Technology design. Click here for some recent examples.
Inclusive Education Services
Assistology can help your school programs support the learning and engagement needs of all students through staff training, assistive technology support, sensory space design and environmental consultations. We are here to help support your efforts to create the most inclusive academic programs possible.
We offer customized Inclusive Community Education Programming – relevant to the student populations – elementary, high school and post-secondary – where students are provided the opportunity to gain awareness and expand their understanding of all members of our communities to best enable them to be successful in the “real world”.
Through collaboration the program is customized to allow for integration with your existing curriculum while offering a new perspective.
Contact us for more information on how your Assistology can work with your academic program.
Inclusive Business Services
Our consultation services help support your business’ efforts to design and implement policies, practices, operations, trainings and services with as few barriers as possible, and empower your team with the knowledge to make accommodations and increase accessibility and inclusion for employees and customers.
We help businesses expand their opportunity to contribute to the accessibility and inclusive opportunities in our community by ensuring:
- Staff are provided the tools to best and most confidently serve any customer that comes through the door.
- Executive and management teams are best equipped to support a more diverse employee pool.
- That policies, practices and general operations are designed and implemented to be as accessible as possible for clients and employees.
As an Inclusive Design Specialist we provide training on understanding impairment as it applies to product design. Our inclusive design consultation services focus on the Principles of Universal Design (UD) and Inclusive Design (ID) to best enable your team to understand the consumer’s interactions with your product and integrate more effective design processes. We provide product design review, including the use of diverse focus groups, to help identify potential challenges that various users may experience and enhance the inclusive design options.
Contact us for more information on our Consulting services.