Hacking Assistive Technology for Lilly

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YouTube player screen shot shows young girl wearing AT Hack 2017 t-shirt, standing with walker device, surrounded by smiling college students. Caption says "she could move around." Video title is Hacking Assistive Technology for Lilly.

More AT Maker Movement enthusiasm! MIT hosted its fourth-annual ATHack-a-thon this spring at their Beaver Works maker space facility in Cambridge Massachusetts. The event gives MIT students one day to create a prototype solution for Greater Boston clients with disabilities. Below is a video about a mobility solution created this year for a child, Lilly, and the impact the experience had on both Lilly and the makers. Read more about the 2017 ATHack-a-thon. Enjoy!