About Our Organization

Our Mission

To create an inclusive society where all children can thrive and achieve their dreams, one device at a time.
About Children's Assistive Technology Service (C.A.T.S.)

Enhancing Lives, One Device at a Time

Established in July 2014 to provide assistive technology to families and children, C.A.T.S. has become the largest provider of no-cost pediatric adaptive and rehabilitative equipment in Virginia.

C.A.T.S. is a lifeline for families of children with physical, neurological, and developmental disabilities. Assistive technology devices are keys to positive health, educational opportunities, community inclusion, and quality of life for children with movement and communication disorders. 

Across Virginia, C.A.T.S. provides individualized, client-focused assistive technology, enabling children to thrive one device at a time.


Pieces of Equipment Provided in 2023


Children Served in 2023

$ 0 M+

Equipment Value in 2023


Every dollar you donate to C.A.T.S. is a dollar well spent. It enables us to provide $125 worth of adaptive equipment for a child, making a significant difference in their lives.

Who We Serve

C.A.T.S serves young people with neuromuscular and orthopedic conditions that cause impaired function and need assistive technology to assist with mobility, positioning, and communication.

Our Mission

C.A.T.S. helps children with physical, neurological, and developmental disabilities have better health outcomes, participate in school and community, connect with family and friends, and be more independent. We provide no-cost adaptive mobility and communication equipment, educate pediatric clinicians, teachers, and caregivers, and promote responsive and responsible public health policy.

Delivering Results

Assistive technology enables children to experience improved health, play with friends and siblings, have more learning opportunities, and be more independent. Want to know more?

Our Valued Sponsors

C.A.T.S. Goal is to raise $10,000 for our 10-year Anniversary.