We are a community of people who leverage, make and support the use of open source assistive technologies.

Our Team is at ATIA 2023

February 3, 2023 | Categories: Event
Members of our team from across Canada are at ATIA 2023 in Orlando, Florida connecting with assistive technology professionals and learning lots!

Volunteers on PEI Learn to Customize Toys for People With Disabilities

January 24, 2023 | Categories: Education, success story, Feature Blog, Event, News
  View this post on Instagram   A post shared by CBC P.E.I. (@cbcpei) Twelve-year-old Rachel Matheson was taking apart a toy dog, adding a…

Families Make Toys Accessible at Brampton Library

October 27, 2022 | Categories: Event, News, Partner Highlight, Buildathon
On Saturday, October 15th, we were pleased to partner with Brampton Library to host a Youth Making Change family build event at their Springdale Branch.…

Adaptive Gaming at the Edmonton Maker Faire

August 10, 2022 | Categories: Event
The Edmonton Maker Faire during K-Days from July 22nd to 24th was a great opportunity to meet many new people and spread the word about…

Five Years Ago Today: Access Makeathon

January 27, 2022 | Categories: History, Event
  Five years ago today we hosted the Access Makeathon. On January 27th, 2017, makers and people with disabilities came together in Vancouver, BC to…

Make:able Challenge Seeking Adult Participants

January 11, 2022 | Categories: Event, News, Partner Highlight
We’re featuring a guest blog from Jason Yeung, the co-founder of PrintLab, talking all about the Make:able competition running now until May 1st, 2022: Hello…

We Set the #ATWorldRecord!

December 30, 2021 | Categories: Event, News
The results are in… and we officially set a new GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title for the most people to take an online assistive technology lesson…

International Day of Persons With Disabilities Build Events

December 17, 2021 | Categories: Buildathon, Event
Attempting the #ATWorldRecord wasn’t the only thing we were doing on the International Day of Persons with Disabilities on December 3rd. We also hosted a…

#ATWorldRecord Wrap-Up

December 9, 2021 | Categories: Event, News
Thank You for Your Support A huge THANK YOU to everyone who participated in our #ATWorldRecord on December 3rd. You helped raise awareness around the need for affordable assistive…