LATAN helps people of all ages with functional limitations or disabilities to gain greater independence at work, home, or school.
LATAN Program Output, Outcomes, Impact, & Return on Investment
(All ROI’s have been reported per the national ACT Report which is disseminated publicly by ATAP)
Individuals with Disabilities Statewide Have Access to AT
- $18,808 saved by consumers through AT Reuse
- 4,766+ AT device demonstrations
- $110,100 saved in AT rental fees through device loans
- $161,968 in cash loans assist consumers in funding AT
- 596+ people experience high-impact AT training
- 1,884+ AT devices acquired
LATAN is a 501(c)(3) statewide nonprofit organization with the mission to help people of all ages with functional limitations or disabilities to gain greater independence at work, home, or school through the use of Assistive Technology(AT).
Payment Options: We accept Healthy Blue, LA Healthcare Connections, AmeriHealth, Caritas, Medicare, Private Pay and a Sliding Fee Scale is available.
Device Demonstrations and items available on the AT Marketplace are available at no charge. For other services, such as the availability of Hotspots and tablets, assistance via the AT Lease program or Device Loan is available.
Note: For low-income families, additional options for acquisition are available.
For these services and more, LATAN can assist with navigating or even, tailoring a program to meet individual needs as applicable to ensure access to technology.
Safety: As an accredited AT/DME provider, LATAN has PPE available and has been following OSHA, CDC, and Medicare guidelines for proper cleaning, disinfecting and sanitizing all devices on display in our Demo Center, as well as those available for borrowing and on the AT Marketplace. For individuals and families who are uncomfortable with face to face visits, services may be conducted virtually, and "some" devices may be shipped by mail.
Contact us for additional information.
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