About Us

What we do

What is AgrAbility?

AgrAbility for Pennsylvanians (AgrAbility PA) is a statewide partnership between Penn State Extension and UCP Central PA in support of a project...

What is assistive technology?

Assistive technology (AT) is any item, piece of equipment, or product system that is used to increase, maintain, or improve functional capabilities...

Services

AgrAbility PA promotes independence in farming for individuals with disabilities or long-term health conditions by providing a variety of services at no cost.

What measures success?

The goal of the project is to make independent living and continued success in production agriculture as seamless and stress-free as possible.

Project funding

AgrAbility for Pennsylvanians Project is supported under USDA/NIFA Special Projects 2013-41590-21025 in collaboration with Penn State Extension.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who is eligible? What are the costs? Find the answers to these questions and more.

Meeting a vital need across Pennsylvania

AgrAbility for Pennsylvanians provides a critical service to the Commonwealth's agricultural community. Farming ranks as one of the most dangerous occupations in the country; and farmers struggle each day to cope with arthritis, knee and back problems — to name just a few — that are caused by the daily demands of production agriculture.

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