BATA DSA AT Solutions Providers Group
The British Assistive Technology Association group of ATSPs – registered providers of assistive technology hardware, software, training, support and other solutions funded by Disabled Students’ Allowances (DSA).
- To campaign for the rights and interests of disabled students and others who need
Assistive Technology in order to access learning, particularly in the UK;
- To provide expert and impartial support and advice to government departments, agencies
and the public on the benefits of assistive technology and how it can best be used
to ensure access to education;
- To promote the highest standards of ethics and service quality in supplying assistive
technology, specialist support and training to students and others with disabilities;
- To take all steps necessary to ensure that we are able to work with high standards
and to create long term sustainable organisations that offer Value for Money and
meet the needs of all stakeholders including individual customers, employees, professionals,
suppliers, partners, funders and our environment.
- Chair: Vacant
- Vice Chair: Ian Litterick (iansyst Ltd & BATA Council Member)
- Secretary: Eric Coolen (Reach Data Technologies Ltd)
DSA QAG (Quality Assurance Group) Representatives
- Jonathan Rouse (Microlink PC Ltd)
- David Baxter-Williams (Assistive Solutions Ltd)
Disabled Students Stakeholder Group-AT sub group (DSSG-AT) Representative
- Graham Coiley (Amano Technologies Ltd & BATA Council Member)
Barry Bennett Ltd
Barry Bennett Ltd works closely with Independent Assessors, Physiotherapists, Occupational Health Professionals, Health and Safety Managers, Facilities Managers and a whole host of other specialists and uses its unrivalled experience in dealing with employees and students with special needs and disabilities and also working with companies on a pro-active basis to improve ergonomics in the workplace.
- 01204 534 311
- 01204 362 783
iansyst Ltd has over 30 years experience in assistive technology.
We offer independent, expert advice to help you make an informed choice from a range of technology solutions. iansyst specialises in helping people with a variety of disabilities, including: dyslexia, dyspraxia, dyscalculia, visual impairments, hard of hearing and disabilities which require ergonomic solutions (such as repetitive strain injury and other mobility disabilities).
Our comprehensive knowledge and expertise has enabled us to help a variety of clients - from children to adults; in education, at home or in the workplace. We work closely with an array of other specialists, including: Disabled Students Allowance (DSA) Assessors, Special Education Needs Coordinators (SENCos), HR Managers and occupational health professionals involved in providing the best environment for people to flourish and grow.
iansyst can help you meet your needs with product solutions; computers, software, hardware & gadgets as well as training and information.
- 01223 420101
Microlink PC is dedicated to providing equal opportunities to disabled people of all ages working in partnership with government agencies and other assistive technology companies to develop solutions that give disabled people convenient access to affordable IT. We are an accredited DSA-QAG Supplier as well as being Gold members of the Employers Forum on Disability.
- 02380 240 300
- 02380 240 320
Sight & Sound Technology Ltd
Sight and Sound Technology were formed in 1979. We are the leading UK supplier of solutions for the blind, visually impaired and those with learning difficulties. Exclusive distributor of products such as JAWS, ZoomText, Kurzweil1000/3000 KNFB-ReaderMobile. Full one-stop-shop - delivering training and support to end-users, DSA assessors, Access to Work cases and Corporates alike.
- 0845 634 7979
- 01604 798090
Wyvern Business Systems
Wyvern have been supplying DSA Students for over 15 years, and throughout this time we have built an extensive knowledge base of Assistive Technology, whilst supporting 1000s of students through their studies. As an accredited member of the Disabled Students Allowance Quality Assurance Group (DSA-QAG) we supply a high level of service and support to all of our students. With a specialised team of Delivery Staff, Trainers and a dedicated Technical Support Team, we can offer everything a student needs to maximise the benefit of their Equipment.
- 01432 271 233