Missouri AT provides support to 13 assistive technology demonstration programs. The programs allow individuals with disabilities, their family members and the professionals that support them, the opportunity to learn about and try out different devices, enabling them to make an informed choice about the equipment that best meets the individual’s needs.


DB Demonstration
DB Demo


Typically, these programs have demonstration equipment available in the areas of computer adaptations, communication devices, vision and hearing equipment, aids for daily living, recreation, sports and leisure. The type of devices available for demonstration varies widely from site to site. Please contact the individual program locations to determine what types of assistive technology are available. For program information, contact Rhonda at (816) 655-6705 or rhughes@mo-at.org

Demonstration Sites




Access II

101 Industrial Parkway

Gallatin, MO 64640

(660) 663-2423

Website: www.accessii.org

Heartland Independent Living Center


1010 Hwy 28 West
Owensville, MO 65066
(573) 437-5100 (v/tty)
Website: Heartlandilc.org
Contact: Pat Chambers

The Independent Living Center


2639 E. 34th Street
Joplin, MO 64804
(417) 659-8086 (v)
(417) 659-8702 (tty)
Website: Ilcenter.org
Contact: Stephanie Brady


MERIL (Midland Empire Resources for Independent Living)

4420 S. 40th Street

St. Joseph, MO 64503

(800) 637-4548

Website: www.meril.org

Contact: Paul Bergonzoni


Missouri Assistive Technology


1501 NW Jefferson Street
Blue Springs, MO 64015
(816) 655-6700 (v)
(816) 655-6711 (tty)
Website: AT.mo.gov
Contact: Rhonda Hughes

Missouri State University


901 S. National Ave., Hill Hall 401
Springfield, MO 65897-0001
(417) 836-4248
Website: Education.Missouristate.edu/at/
Contact: Tim Lehmann


NEILS (Northeast Independent Living)

909 Broadway, Suite 350

Hannibal, MO 63401

(573) 221- 8282

Website: www.neilscenter.org



On My Own

428 E. Highland Avenue

Nevada, MO 64772

(417) 667-7007

Website: www.omoinc.org

Rural Advocates for Independent Living (RAIL)


1100 S. Jamison
Kirksville, MO 63501
(800) 681-7245
Contact: LaDonna Williams

Services for Independent Living


1401 Hathman Place
Columbia, MO 65201
(573) 874-1646 (v) (573) 874-4121 (tty)
Website: Silcolumbia.org
Contact: Scout Merry

SEMO Alliance for Disability Independence (SADI)


1913 Rusmar Avenue
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
(573) 651-6464 (v) (573) 651-6464 (tty)
Website: www.sadi.org
Contact: Kristal Berkbigler-Friese


5240 Oakland Ave

Saint Louis, MO 63110

(314) 289-4200 (v)

(314) 289-4252 (TTY)

Website: www.paraquad.org

Contact: Lindsey Bean



Southwest Center for Independent Living (SCIL)


2864 S. Nettleton
Springfield, MO 65807
(417) 886-1188 (v) (417) 886-1188 (tty)
Website: www.swcil.org
Contact:Shannon Powell