Assistive Technology Team

The Barnsley Assistive Technology Team is a nationally recognised specialised service that works with other professionals in local teams to provide electronic assistive technology.

Engineering Independence

Our team aims to improve the independence of people with disabilities through provision of electronic assistive technologies. We provide specialised services for Augmentative Communication Aids and Environmental Controls.

This website contains information about assistive technology and the services we provideabout our team, on how to contact us (and refer), and about our research. Please use the menu to the left to navigate through our website.

News and Updates

You can keep up to date with our service by subscribing to our email newsletter. You can also read and subscribe to our blog or follow us on twitter. We also have a number of video case studies on our YouTube video channel.

Supporting Local Teams

We have a regular schedule of training and events and also publish a range of useful resources with the aim of supporting local teams.

Service Update

The way in which AAC and EC services are provided is changing and our team is beginning a process of expanding. We will maintain information on our progress on our service transition information page.

As part of this expansion we are recruiting.