The Swedish Institute of Assistive Technology (SIAT) works towards improving the quality of life for people with disabilities and elderly people. It is a national resource centre on assistive technology and accessibility.
The Institute's work includes research and development, analysis of needs, knowledge and methodology development as well as testing and support to procurement of assistive devices. It plays a major role in the area of assistive technology, supporting the development and introduction of new assistive technology products in Sweden.
SIAT focuses on ensuring access to high-quality assistive technology, an effective provision of assistive devices and works for an accessible Information Society.