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Welcome to NED our National Equipment Database

NED is designed to provide you with impartial, unbiased information about Assistive Technology and equipment options across Australia. Assistive Technology can be used to overcome obstacles in everyday life.

Using the Browse by Product Topics

Browse by product topics is the best way to search for assistive technology products if you are not sure what is available or what you might find useful. The search results will help you to choose the right assistive technology for your needs.

To speak with one of our staff to assist you with your search call 1300 885 886

To provide feedback about your experience using this database please email database@ilc.com.au

What is Assistive Technology?

Assistive technology is a device or system that provides people with practical solutions to everyday life activities. Assistive technology can help people to:

  • Participate more fully in activities in their home, school, workplace and community
  • Support Carers to care by assisting with showering, dressing, and eating
  • Make mobility safer and easier
  • Open jars and turn taps on and off
  • Make computers easier to use and screens clearer to read
  • Ensure personal safety by using personal alarm systems at home
  • Make recreational activities much easier
  • Plus countless other ideas