TARGET Centers provide assessments and demonstrations to ensure proper implementation of assistive technology (AT) and ergonomic solutions for the Department of Agriculture's (USDA’s) workforce. The Centers also assist in making information and microcomputer technology accessible to persons with sight, hearing, speech and dexterity impairments. Through a subcontract with CESSI, New Editions provides the following key services:
Performs work site analysis - identifies individual accessibility needs;
Provides product information for procurement;
Implements effective accommodation strategies;
Develops systems to disseminate disability information to USDA employees; and
Coordinates a series of conferences, seminars and other awareness programs.