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“I Love That the Plans Are Shared Without a Cost Involved”

April 20, 2022 | Categories: News, success story
Makers Making Change Helps Occupational Therapists Find Affordable Assistive Technology Solutions for Their Clients Since Makers Making Change’s inception in 2016, we’ve made it a…

Neil Squire and Makers Making Change Featured on Global BC’s “This Is BC”

April 14, 2022 | Categories: News
Neil Squire and Makers Making Change were featured on Global BC’s “This Is BC” segment during Global News Hour at 6. You can watch below:

“To Be Able to Have [A Device] at Such a Low Cost Is Really Wonderful”

April 13, 2022 | Categories: News
Makers Making Change Helps Occupational Therapists Find Affordable Assistive Technology Solutions for Their Clients Since Makers Making Change’s inception in 2016, we’ve made it a…

“Thanks to Makers Making Change We Have a Great Keyguard for Our Little Keyboard”

April 8, 2022 | Categories: success story
We received this letter from an occupational therapist in British Columbia, who received a laser cut keyguard for one of their clients: “Thanks to Makers…

“It’s a Really Good Way to Ensure That They Can Continue That Communication With Family”

April 5, 2022 | Categories: News
Makers Making Change Helps Occupational Therapists Find Affordable Assistive Technology Solutions for Their Clients Since Makers Making Change’s inception in 2016, we’ve made it a…

“A Very Helpful Resource”

March 29, 2022 | Categories: News
Makers Making Change Helps Occupational Therapists Find Affordable Assistive Technology Solutions for Their Clients Since Makers Making Change’s inception in 2016, we’ve made it a…

Kerilyn Brings Her Assistive Design Experience to Makers Making Change

March 24, 2022 | Categories: Maker Spotlight, Feature Blog
Fourth year Dalhousie University mechanical engineering student Kerilyn Kennedy is no stranger to assistive design. Last year, she worked with fellow Dalhousie students and members…

Prospect Employees in Edmonton Build Interact Switches

March 23, 2022 | Categories: Buildathon, News
On March 3rd, Prospect employees in Edmonton built Interact Switches to go to Albertans in need during a Makers Making Change build event. The Interact…

Happy Pi Day! A Look at Five Years of LipSync Builds and the Future of the LipSync

March 14, 2022 | Categories: News, History
Happy Pi Day! Not only is today Pi Day, but this also marks five years since the first public build of the LipSync. A lot…