We are still accepting exhibitors for the 2015 Expo. Registration closes Monday, August 31. Visit our online Exhibitor Registration to register today!
Exhibitors attending the Technology, Disability & Aging Expo 2015:
Personal Assistance Services of Colorado (PASCO) - GOLD Sponsor
PASCO is a locally owned and operated, skilled home-health agency, which has been serving the Denver metro area (Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Broomfield, Clear Creek, Denver, Elbert, Gilpin, Jefferson, Larimer, Morgan, Park & Weld Counties) since 1992. Working primarily with Medicaid recipients, PASCO provides a comprehensive 24/7 On-Call and Back-Up team, ensuring that clients can always contact a nurse or nursing assistant. With a long history of advocating for disability rights, PASCO is will respected by legislators and community leaders alike. Besides staffing clients with a thoroughly vetted, and competency certified staff, PASCO will pay for CNA training for a person and a back-up who would like to provide skilled care to a loved one. PASCO has also recently begun providing services to those individuals experiencing Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities, under the CES, SLS and Comprehensive Waivers respectfully.
Door Prize: Magic Bullet Blender - Perfect for smoothies, guacamole, shakes or margaritas. This little doohickey does it all.
ACES$ Financial Management Services - BRONZE Sponsor
ACES$ Financial Management Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the NEPA Center for Independent Living (CIL), is our consumer-directed payroll management solution for Medicaid recipients and their caregivers. As a Center for Independent Living, we have decades of experience serving people with disabilities. More than 55% of our staff have a disability. As such, we are uniquely in tune with the needs of our consumers. CIL's ACES$ services empowers consumers by handling the administrative employer functions for them at a great cost savings. Notably, the experience is simple and convenient. We can be independent when we do it together.
Continuum Autism Spectrum Alliance - BRONZE Sponsor
Continuum Autism Spectrum Alliance (CASA) addresses the needs of those who present with signs or symptoms associated with Autism Spectrum Disorder and related developmental disabilities. We are unique in our ability to provide a seamless continuum of care starting with diagnosis and extending through assessment and treatment. We are a team of highly trained specialists dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for individuals and families. We offer a variety of behavioral and educational services in the home, school, and community. we will configure a program specifically designed for your child with your goals, objectives and budget in mind.
Door Prize: Scavenger Hunt Game
Continuum Pediatric Nursing Services - BRONZE Sponsor
Founded over twenty years ago on the belief that many institutionalized children could benefit greatly from highly skilled in-home nursing, we've been at the forefront of a nationwide movement here at Continuum Pediatric Nursing that recognizes that for many young patients, the nurturing support of family and familiar surroundings is critical to their long-term emotional and physical well being. Our vision, matched by technological advances over the last two decades, now allows an increasing number of children who survive birth defects, or who have severe illnesses, to move beyond indefinite confinement in a facility into physician-directed nursing care in their own home surrounded by their own families.
HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital - BRONZE Sponsor
HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospitals, with locations in Colorado Springs and Littleton offer the region's most comprehensive array of rehabilitation services to return patients to leading active and productive lives. Rehabilitation experts agree that the most important element in any rehabilitation program is early intervention through a carefully directed comprehensive program. Our hospitals provide a wide range of physical rehabilitation services, a vast network of highly skilled physicians and therapists, and the most innovative equipment and technology, ensuring that all patients have access to the highest quality care. Together, we help each patient restore strength, rebuild skills and resume the activities of daily living. The HealthSouth team's goal is to work together to maximize recovery.
Philips Lifeline - BRONZE Sponsor
The Lifeline Medical Alert Service provides quick access to help when you need it. You can customize the service to suit your preferences and meet your needs. Whether you have limited mobility or other physical challenges or manage multiple medications, Lifeline's services can help support your independence. The Philips Lifeline Medical Alert Service can help you get assistance in case of a fall, medical or other urgent situation in your home. And the Philips Medication Dispensing Service is a simple way to manage your medications by dispensing your medicine at pre-programmed times.
Shalom Medical Supply - BRONZE Sponsor
Shalom Medical Supply is a DME Provider being in business for the last 10 years. We have over 60 years of experience with our professional staff. we deliver with the Denver Metro area. If we don't have what your looking for we will find it for you.
3D-PT is a 3D printing service owned by a person on the Autism Spectrum. 3D-PT can 3D print custom items to meet your unique needs. We also produce a line of fidgets for anyone with a short attention span.
A3 (Formerly American Council if the Blind of Colorado (ACBCO)
A3 is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization committed to serving individuals who are blind and visually impaired anywhere in the state of Colorado. Our mission is to empower individuals experiencing vision loss to adapt and adjust so that they can achieve maximum independence and autonomy in their lives. We are proud to offer the majority of our services for free to our constituents as we rely exclusively on grants, donations, and contributions to fund our programs. Please visit our vendor table to learn more about our organization and available services!
Accessible Systems is Colorado's premier home modification provider making your home safe and accessible with accessibility equipment, wheelchair ramps, lift systems, residential elevators, bathroom safety equipment and complete customized bathroom remodels. All of the solutions help people and/or your caregiver maintain independence in every room of your home.
Adam's Camp has been serving the community for 30 years, bringing hope, education, therapy and respite to children and adults with special needs and their families. Through intensive therapy programs and early intervention programs, Adam's Camp provides an approach to treatment that includes the entire family. Adventure programs build independence and social networks for youth and young adults. Adam's Camp has served over 12,000 clients since 1986.
Adaptive Sports Center
The Adaptive Sports Center in Crested Butte, Colorado enhances the quality of life of people with disabilities through exceptional outdoor adventure activities. The successful programs the ASC provides are inclusive to families and friends, empower our participants in their daily lives and have a positive enduring effect on self-efficacy, health, independence and overall well-being. Anyone with a disability can participate. Our participants range from the advanced athlete looking to develop new skills and accomplish new goals to the never-ever looking to experience a new adventure. Either way, our guides and instructors are qualified to help you reach your goals.
We at AKB Visions, are dedicated to making a difference. It is our goal to play an increasing role for those in need, coping with vision loss and to spread awareness so that optical, daily living aids, electronic video magnification, and speech solutions are readily available. And, for people who feel they have exhausted all of their options, we want to be a beacon of light and offer useful solutions. Because at AKB Visions we truly believe that "Life is Worth Enjoying!"
Door Prize: Optelec PowerSlider LED Illuminated Magnifier 3X - Retail: $59.95
Assistive Technology Partners
Our mission at Assistive Technology Partners (ATP) is for persons with cognitive, sensory and/or physical disabilities to reach their highest potential at home, school, work and play through the addition of appropriate assistive technologies to their lives. ATP is part of the Department of Bioengineering, College of Engineering and Applied Science, University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus, and encompasses programs in four major areas: Clinical Services, Outreach and Information Services, Research and Engineering, and Education and Professional Development.
Audio Information Network of Colorado (AINC)
AINC provides free audio services that help blind, visually impaired, and print disabled individuals maintain independence and stay connected to their community. Listeners have access to nearly 100 Colorado newspapers, grocery/discount ads, magazines, and other local publications. Volunteers read and record in English and Spanish. Listening options include pre-tuned digital receivers, telephone, or internet. Programming is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Autism Community Store
The Autism Community Store is a local, parent-owned autism and special needs resource. This special little shop in Denver helps families, teachers and therapists get hard-to-find products for individuals on the autism spectrum, visual learners and those with communication or sensory processing challenges at reasonable prices. From sensory solutions like weighted, blankets, compression vests, therapy swings, wiggle seats and chewy tubes to classroom solutions like picture schedules and visual timers, to products that solve common problems at home, the Autism Community Store is your source for affordable therapist-tested, kid-approved autism products.
Autism in Community
Even though our focus is lifespan issues from age 21 to end of life, we also will work with public schools to develop comprehensive programs, which will "successfully" transition youth into adulthood, finding their own niche as an adult in society. Our goal is NOT to tell individuals on the spectrum how they must live their lives, but provide them with tools, solutions and/or resources to support their own decisions in finding their own self-fulfilling life.
Autism Society of Colorado
The Autism Society of Colorado is a Denver-based (serves Statewide) non-profit focused on improving the lives of all people affected by Autism. The agency is committed to empowering individuals and families to attain the highest quality of life while embracing the uniqueness of living on the Autism Spectrum! Come visit us for information on local resources and opportunities!
Blood Brothers Foundation
Blood Brothers Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides financial support for vehicle modifications for individuals living with a physical disability.
Ideal for people with some degree of hearing loss, the CapTel Captioned Telephone, works like any other telephone with one important addition: It displays every word the caller says throughout the conversation. CapTel phone users can listen to the caller, and can also read the written captions in the CapTel's bright display window. You hear what you can, and read what you need to. Several models available - including mobile apps.
Chanda Plan Foundation
Mission: Improving the quality of life for persons with physical disabilities through direct services and systemic change to access integrative therapies. Our direct services include acupuncture, massage, chiropractic, adaptive exercise and adaptive yoga. Services are provided at the foundation and at provider locations nationwide. Integrative therapies promote wellness and healing for acute and chronic conditions caused by physical disabilities. Better health outcomes and lower medical bills galvanized our pursuit for systemic change to have integrative therapies covered by Medicaid.
The Colorado AgrAbility Project (CAP) is part of a national effort to help farmers and ranchers and their families affected by an injury, long term illness or other functional limitation remain independent. We provide assistance, information and education. CAP is a partnership between Colorado State University Extension partnership and Goodwill Industries of Denver.
Colorado Children's Auto Safety
Transportation safety specialists with extensive experience working in the senior and special needs arena. Experience based on product design, use and vehicle modifications, not a sales organization, we focus on solutions for individuals and families. with 30 plus years experience, in the field, we look forward to assisting with any transportation safety needs in any vehicle.
Colorado Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
The Telecommunications Equipment Distribution Program, offered by the Colorado Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing within the state of Colorado, provides FREE telecommunication equipment, such as amplified and captioned phones as well as accessories (ring signalers and neck loops or head sets) to assist the deaf and hard of hearing, to those who qualify. the program also includes iCanConnect Colorado, which allows deaf-blind individuals to receive telecommunications equipment, such as iPads, Braille devices, screen readers, etc., at no charge.
Colorado Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR)
DVR is an agency that assists people with disabilities to find and keep employment.
Colorado Statewide Independent Living Council
Mission: Paving the pathways to full participation for the community of people with disabilities served by Colorado's centers for independent living. Vision: The Colorado Statewide Independent Living Council (SILC) envisions a Colorado that offers equal and full participation in professional and community life to all people with disabilities.
Colorado Talking Book Library
The Colorado Talking Book Library provides free library service to Colorado residents who can't read standard pint. Audio, Braille and large print books are available and go through the mail postage paid. Books are sent automatically based on reading interests. iOS and Android apps are also available for downloading books to a personal device.
Creative Technologies Orthotic and Prosthetic Solutions
Our team improves the lives of our patients by providing comprehensive O&P solutions designed for each individual's needs and goals.
Door Prize: Leg Lamp
Denver Commission for People with Disabilities
The mission of the Denver Commission for People with Disabilities is to promote and enhance equality for people with disabilities through empowerment, advocacy and education by working with community members, and City and County of Denver officials and employees who have the ability to affect change.
Denver's Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security
The Mayor's Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security (OEMHS) works to create a safer City and region by collaborating with our stakeholders to increase Denver's ability to prepare for, respond to, and recover from natural or man-made disaster and emergencies. OEMHS coordinates with local, state, federal, private, non-profit entities, and community groups to minimize the impact of all potential hazards facing the City and County of Denver. OEMHS strengthens Denver's preparedness through comprehensive disaster planning, hazard identification and risk assessment, hazard mitigation, protection of critical infrastructure and enhancement of community preparedness.
Door Prize: Emergency Prepare Pack
Disability Law Colorado
Disability Law Colorado (DLC) protects and promotes the rights of people with disabilities and older people in Colorado through direct legal representation, advocacy, education and legislative analysis. DLC is committed to increasing opportunities for adults and children with disabilities to live, work and attend school in the community, enjoying independent and productive lives. DLC also protects the right of people in institutions to be treated with dignity and respect. DLC has helped more than 25,000 people with disabilities through direct legal representation.
Door Prize: A new publication from Disability Law Colorado!
Domino Service Dogs
Domino Service Dogs' mission is to assist people with disabilities in assessing and training their own service dog (owner-trained) using humane training techniques. Domino Service Dogs empower people, 4 paws at a time. Each service dog team (owner and service dog) attends classes together so that the owner is the trainer. We only use humane training techniques. We are an all volunteer run non-profit.
DRMAC and Via Mobility Services
The Denver Regional Mobility and Access Council (DRMAC) works collaboratively with community organizations, government entities, and citizens to improve access to transportation. Stop by to receive a free copy of our transportation guide and to discuss the best way to identify appropriate transportation options. Also, come learn more at Via Mobility's Travel Training program: your link to independent travel on the bus.
Door Prize: Trader Joe's Gift Card
Ensight Skills Center
Ensight Skills Center provides comprehensive low vision rehabilitation. Assistive technology, tools, and training are combined to offer individuals with vision loss the opportunity to maintain their independence.
Freedom Service Dogs
We are a non-profit service dog agency founded in 1987. Our mission is to rescue dogs and train them to help people with disabilities.
GoodHealthwill (formerly Rocky Mountain Medical Outfitting & Recycling) is a 501(c)(3) federal nonprofit that collects a wide range of donated medical equipment and healthcare supplies and provides them thrift-store style. Open to public; no referral or appointment is necessary.
HILLS, Inc. is a non-profit organization that has been leading recreation, social and travel programs in Colorado since 2008 for people with developmental disabilities or a traumatic brain injury. We offer a variety of programs that are wheelchair accessible, provide door-to-door transportation and 1:1 assistance for people with high medical needs. Our programs focus on having fun, being health, meeting new people and exploring new places together!
Door Prize: 2 HILLS 40 oz. Stainless Steel Water Bottles and 2 Luggage Tags
Laradon specializes in services to children and adults with developmental disabilities. We operate a broad array of programs and services to help each individual develop to his or her fullest potential. Laradon is more than an organization, we are a support network made up of people who care and are committed to helping people with developmental disabilities maximize their independence in a dynamic world. Laradon's mission is to be an organization of excellence that provides superior services to children and adults with developmental disabilities and other superior services to children and adults with developmental disabilities and other special needs to help them realize their full potential and maximize self-sufficiency.
LIM359 is an activities-based support group for individuals with limb loss/difference. We provide opportunities for people to get outside their comfort zone within a safe environment. Our activities range from potluck picnics in the park to rock climbing and kayaking. More information can be found at www.lim359.wordpress.com
Lopsided Heart Creations
Chris Patton has been creating t-shirts with his poetic sayings on them since graduating from high school in 2001. He uses AAC to type his words. He loves using his words to "teach the truth of life." Tote bags and books of poetry are also offered for sale.
Door Prize: Lopsided Heart Creation Tote Bag
Morning Star Elevator
We offer a variety of mobility lifts to provide accessibility to the home you love. Customer safety is our number one priority and we work with customers to get the elevator, stair lift, wheelchair lift that is most suitable for their needs.
Ms. Wheelchair Colorado
The mission of Ms. Wheelchair America is to provide an opportunity of achievement for women who happen to be wheelchair users to successfully educate and advocate for the more than 54 million Americans living with disabilities. Unlike traditional beauty pageants, Ms. Wheelchair America is not a contest to select the most attractive individual. It is instead a competition based on advocacy, achievement, communication and presentation to select the most accomplished and articulate spokeswoman for persons with disabilities. The selected representative must be able to communicate both the needs and the accomplishments of her constituency to the general public, the business community and the legislature.
Providing technology based solutions for people with disabilities. This includes blindness. low vision, reading disabilities and mobility.
National Sports Center for the Disabled (NSCD)
The NSCD provides therapeutic recreation through adaptive sports, We offer year-round programs in over 15 sports and outdoor activities. The mission of the NSCD is to enable the human spirit through therapeutic sport and recreation. We provide programs that positively impact the lives of people with physical, cognitive, emotional and/or behavioral challenges.
Door Prize: Two hour kayak lesson with ACA certified instructor. Location dependent on weather.
Numotion has decades of experience providing people with access to freedom. We have a trained staff of caring and passionate credentialed professionals and assignments from most insurance companies. With a strong local focus, we aim to be the most responsive and innovative provider of custom wheelchairs to do business with.
Prentke Romich Company (PRC)
PRC believes that everyone deserves a voice. Families, clinicians, and special educators select PRC augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) devices as port of a communication strategy to assist a wide range of individuals with communication disabilities. For more than forty-five years, PRC has led the industry in providing AAC solutions with advanced communication technology and language development systems. Visit us and learn more about our latest AAC solutions including the Accent 800, 1000, and 1200, Words for Life NOVA Edition, LAMP: Words for Life iPad application, and CoreScanner. CoreScanner is an AAC language program designed for switch scanning.
QuadshoX creates advancements in wheelchair technology and is deeply dedicated to improving the quality of life for people living with paralysis. We will be releasing our initial product, the QX-1, in the Fall of 2015. The QX-1 is designed to provide rear wheel suspension for Tilt-in-Space manual wheelchairs. These chairs are not manufactured with suspension and jolts that occur during daily activity are directly transferred to the people that sit in them. These impacts can create hours of unnecessary pain. Many people who suffer from disabilities such as Cerebral Palsy or stroke are non-verbal, and cannot communicate this pain to their caregivers.
Rocky Mountain ADA Center
The Rocky Mountain ADA Center is one of ten centers in the U.S. that is funded to provide information on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The ADA National Network provides information, guidance and training on the ADA, tailored to meet the needs of business, government, and individuals at local, regional and national levels.
Saltillo Corporation manufactures Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) devices for individuals who are unable to use their natural voice. Visit our booth to view our NOVA Chat products and TouchChat, our application for iTechnology.
Sibling Tree's mission is to support and empower siblings of individuals with special needs and provide them with the resources necessary to become effective self-advocates. Sibling Tree provides companionship, while instilling confidence.
We buy, sell, rent and service new or used or recycled mobility equipment. Such as stair lifts, ceiling lifts, elevators, wheelchair lifts and ramps. Scooters, lift chairs, electric wheelchairs, walk-in tubs and roll in showers. We also warranty our products and labor, as well as make necessary home modifications to accommodate the necessary mobility equipment. Established in 2008, we are a local franchise.
The Colorado Department of Education's school-based SWAAAC teams provide multidisciplinary Assistive Technology services to enable students with disabilities equal access to the curriculum and full participation in their education and classroom. There are over 60 participating school districts and 500 SWAAAC team members across the state of Colorado.
The Special Needs Trust Network (SNTN)
The Special Needs Trust Network provides financial oversight and guidance to people living with a diverse array of disabilities. Our long-range planning strategies, specialized trust management services, and tireless community advocacy provide our clients with increased quality of life, compassionate individualized care management, and responsible use of beneficiary funds, regardless of the amount.
We are a holistic health center practicing a very gentle form of chiropractic care along with cutting edge scans that we will be able to offer for free to attendees!
TRG - Townsend Rep Group
TRG represents several innovative manufacturers in the Assistive Technology, Durable Medical/Mobility Equipment and Rehab industry.
Wilderness on Wheels Foundation (WOW)
WOW has been in Colorado for 30 years, giving person with disabilities and their families an opportunity to hike, fish, camp, picnic and more, on 20 acres of Colorado wilderness area. Located 65 miles west of Denver, at the base of Kenosha pass, their is ample opportunity for daytime picnics and fishing, or overnight camping in tent spaces, huts or cabins. Donations are accepted and appreciated. There is a minor charge for the two cabins. Call 303.838. 7818 for further information.