National Assistive Technology Act Data System

Annual Progress Report - Full Report

Missouri 2018

General Information

Statewide AT Program (Information to be listed in national State AT Program Directory)

State AT Program Title:
Missouri Assistive Technology
State AT Program Title:
State AT Program URL
www.at.mo.gov
Mailing Address:
1501 N.W. Jefferson
City:
Blue Springs
State:
Missouri
Zip Code:
64015
Program Email:
info@mo-at.org
Phone:
816-655-6700
TTY:
816-655-6710

Lead Agency

Agency Name:
Missouri Assistive Technology
Mailing Address:
1501 N.W. Jefferson
City:
Blue Springs
State:
Missouri
Zip Code:
64015
Program URL:
www.at.mo.gov

Implementing Entity

Name of Implementing Agency:
Mailing Address:
City
State:
Zip Code:
Program URL:

Program Director and Other Contacts

Program Director for State AT Program (last, first):
Baker, David
Title:
Director
Phone:
816-655-6707
E-mail:
dbaker@mo-at.org
Program Director at Lead Agency (last, first):
Baker, David
Title:
Director
Phone:
816-655-6707
E-mail:
dbaker@mo-at.org
Primary Contact at Implementing Agency (last, first) - If applicable:
Title:
Phone:
E-mail:

Person Responsible for completing this form if other than Program Director

Name (last, first):
Title:
Phone:
E-mail:

Certifying Representative

Name (last, first):
Baker, David
Title:
Director
Phone:
816-655-6707
E-mail:
dbaker@mo-at.org

State Financing

Did your approved state plan for this reporting period include any State Financing? Yes
Did your approved state plan for this reporting period include conducting a Financial Loan Program? Yes

Loan Applications
Area of Residence Total
Metro
RUCC 1-3
Non-Metro
RUCC 4-9
Approved Loan made 30 11 41
Approved Not made 03 01 04
Rejected 07 06 13
Total 40 18 58

2. Income of Applicants to Whom Loans Were Made

Lowest/Highest Incomes
Lowest Income: $8,760 Highest Income: $130,000

Average Income
Sum of Incomes Loans Made Average Annual Income
$1,862,764 41 $45,433

Number and Percentage of Loans Made to Applicants by Income Range
Income Ranges Total
$15,000
or Less
$15,001-
$30,000
$30,001-
$45,000
$45,001-
$60,000
$60,001-
$75,000
$75,001
or More
Number of Loans 08 15 08 04 02 04 41
Percentage of Loans 19.51% 36.59% 19.51% 9.76% 4.88% 9.76% 100%

3. Loan Type

Loan Type
Type of Loan Number of Loans Percentage of loans
Revolving Loans 41 100%
Partnership Loans
Without interest buy-down or loan guarantee 00 0%
With interest buy-down only 00 0%
With loan guarantee only 00 0%
With both interest buy-down and loan guarantee 00 0%
Total 41 100%

Loan Type Summary
Type of Loan Number of Loans Dollar Value of Loans
Revolving Loans 41 $244,718
Partnership Loans 00 $0
Total 41 $244,718

4. Interest Rates

Interest Rates
Lowest 2%
Highest 4%

Interest Rate Summary
Sum of Interest Rates Number of Loans Made Average Interest Rate
135 41 3.29268292682927%

Number of Loans Made by Interest Rate
Interest Rate Number of loans
0.0% to 2.0% 08
2.1% to 4.0% 33
4.1% to 6.0% 00
6.1% to 8.0% 00
8.1% - 10.0% 00
10.1%-12.0% 00
12.1%-14.0% 00
14.1% + 00
Total 41

5. Types and Dollar Amounts of AT Financed

Types and Dollar Amounts of AT Financed
Type of AT Number of Devices Financed Dollar Value of Loans
Vision 01 $1,992
Hearing 11 $30,449
Speech communication 00 $0
Learning, cognition, and developmental 00 $0
Mobility, seating and positioning 03 $7,742
Daily living 01 $1,717
Environmental adaptations 12 $77,646
Vehicle modification and transportation 13 $125,172
Computers and related 00 $0
Recreation, sports, and leisure 00 $0
Total 41 $244,718

6. Defaults

Defaults
Number Loans in default 06
Net loss for loans in default $10,165

B. State Financing Activities that provide consumers with resources and services that result in the acquisition of AT devices and services

1. Overview of Activities Performed

How many other state financing activities that provide consumers with access to funds for the purchase of AT devices and services were included in your approved state plan? 02
Activity 1
How would you describe this state financing activity? last resort activity
2. Geographic Distribution, Number of Individuals Who Acquired AT Devices and Services and Number for whom Performance Measure Data are Collected
Geographic Distribution
County of Residence Individuals Served
A. Metro (RUCC 1-3) 16
B. Non-Metro (RUCC 4-9) 10
C. Total Served 26

Performance Measure Number
Performance Measure Number
D. Excluded from Performance Measure 00
E. Number of Individuals Included in Performance Measures 26

If a number is reported in D you must provide a description of the reason the individuals are excluded from the performance measure:

3. Types and Dollar Amounts of AT Funded
Types and Dollar Amounts of AT Funded
Type of AT Device / Service Number of Devices
Funded
Value of
AT Provided
Vision 00 $0
Hearing 03 $15,747
Speech communication 00 $0
Learning, cognition, and developmental 00 $0
Mobility, seating and positioning 07 $15,561
Daily living 00 $0
Environmental adaptations 06 $29,347
Vehicle modification and transportation 10 $45,225
Computers and related 00 $0
Recreation, sports, and leisure 00 $0
Total 26 $105,880

Activity 2
How would you describe this state financing activity? Other: School Reimbursement Program
2. Geographic Distribution, Number of Individuals Who Acquired AT Devices and Services and Number for whom Performance Measure Data are Collected
Geographic Distribution
County of Residence Individuals Served
A. Metro (RUCC 1-3) 245
B. Non-Metro (RUCC 4-9) 84
C. Total Served 329

Performance Measure Number
Performance Measure Number
D. Excluded from Performance Measure 329
E. Number of Individuals Included in Performance Measures 00

If a number is reported in D you must provide a description of the reason the individuals are excluded from the performance measure:

Schools have obligation to provide AT under IDEA

3. Types and Dollar Amounts of AT Funded
Types and Dollar Amounts of AT Funded
Type of AT Device / Service Number of Devices
Funded
Value of
AT Provided
Vision 65 $112,334
Hearing 43 $49,591
Speech communication 130 $99,058
Learning, cognition, and developmental 17 $22,227
Mobility, seating and positioning 00 $0
Daily living 00 $0
Environmental adaptations 00 $0
Vehicle modification and transportation 00 $0
Computers and related 74 $48,990
Recreation, sports, and leisure 00 $0
Total 329 $332,200

C. State Financing Activities that Allow Consumers to Obtain AT at Reduced Cost

1. Overview of Activities Performed

How many state financing activities that allow consumers to obtain AT at a reduced cost were included in your approved state plan? 00

D. Anecdote

Nerf guns, basketball and T-ball are at the center of Jace’s universe. Jace, who has hearing loss in both ears, was able to obtain a new set of behind the ear hearing aids through the Kids Assistive Technology Program. With his new hearing aids, Jace can hear his coach’s instructions and can communicate better with his teammates.