Environmental Modifications (EMODS) & Assistive Technology

Ensuring Independence

The Environmental Modification & Assistive Technology (EMODS) team provides assistance to obtain funding for environmental modifications and adaptive technologies to ensure that a person’s health, safety, independence and well-being are met through necessary modifications or devices. This ensures a person can maintain the ability to live at home and in the community. 

EMOD Wheelchair Ramp
EMOD Bathroom

Examples of EMODS and Adaptive Technologies

  • Coordinate the installation of a wheelchair ramp or lift
  • Accessible bathroom modifications
  • Assist with making the kitchen and living space accessible and safe
  • Vehicle modification

Find Assistance and Support

To begin a referral, please call 716.838.0047, option 1, or or email intake@aspirewny.org.

For all questions related to Environmental Modifications, Vehicle Modifications and Adaptive Technology:
In Erie and Niagara Counties,  Mark Mesi (716) 505-5246 or mark.mesi@aspirewny.org
In Chautauqua and Cattaraugus Counties, Jon Lundmark (716) 456-3113 or jon.lundmark@aspirewny.org 


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