Mada (Qatar Assistive Technology Center) was established to support the needs of disabled people in Qatar, particularly those that want to use Assistive Technology to continue their education, find new job opportunities or improve their quality of life. All of Mada’s services, including assessment, training and the technology of provision of technology are provided free of charge to eligible people with disabilities in Qatar. These services are provided through the Mada Universal Loan Program.
Assistive technology is loaned to eligible people with disabilities after the successful completion of the assessment process as conducted by an Assistive Technology specialist at Mada. These tools, which include hardware and software, are initially loaned for a trial period of 7-30 days and that is used to ensure of the effectiveness the recommended solution. During this period, recipients of the technology are encouraged to try the solution in the workplace, the classroom and at home.
For more information, kindly contact Mada.