The Cost and Financing of Home Modifications in the United StatesBy Pynoos, Jon; Nishita, Christy M.; Journal of Disability Policy Studies, Vol. 14, No. 2, pp. 68-73
Publication Date: Fall 2003
Article highlights the need for and impact of loan financing programs for the acquisition of assistive technology (AT). A historical presentation of the origins of credit financing for people with disabilities is discussed, with special consideration to AT provision. A policy review of AT loan financing is presented. The author concludes by discussing key features of a successful program, and implications for the future of credit financing in the lives of people with disabilities.
Published by: PRO-ED, Inc. (Website:http://www.proedinc.com)
This publication is included in the library of the National Rehabilitation Information Center (NARIC), accession number J46116