Northwest Assistive Technology Group

We are here to help individuals, families, health care professionals and organizations working with assistive technology. 


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New grid pad 12

A new generation of Grid Pad

Our most flexible solution for people with complex access and communication needs. The new Grid Pad is a dedicated device and has been designed in collaboration with AAC users. A long 15-hour battery life, rugged design and multiple access options ensure you always have your voice.

Key features

  •  High spec computer for fast communication
  • 15 hours battery life (10 hours with eye gaze)
  • Ready for use with eye gaze, switches, touch, and USB devices
  • Shock protection, droppable to 1m
  • 12.5” full HD tough antiglare touchscreen
  • Remote power button
  • High quality amplified sound
  • Built-in radio and infrared Environment Control
  • Tactile, waterproof buttons in convenient locations
  • Multi-angle stand and wheelchair mounting
  • Powered by Grid 3


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Product Spotlght

Easy Editing

Creating and personalizing resources in Grid 3 is so simple and intuitive. You can achieve everything, from editing a cell to creating whole new grid sets, within only a few clicks. It is quicker than ever to make changes on the go using the touch-friendly interface.

Beautiful and Simple

Grid 3 not only has an intuitive user interface but it looks great too. The design and styling make your grids look fantastic and simpler to use.

Endless Possibilities

Whether you’re new to assistive technology or a technology whizz, Grid 3 supports you through your day-to-day life, with ready-made grid sets available for you to get started straight away.

First of its kind

After years of research and development Grid 3 raises the bar for assistive technology, featuring patented technology not available in any other software. Grid 3 is a complete software solution and provides a breadth of tools and features that has never been available before.

Grid for iPad is a complete AAC solution that includes instant access to resources for symbol and te

Grid for iPad is suitable for a wide range of people with communication needs, including: ALS / MND, Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Down’s syndrome, Learning difficulties and Stroke / Aphasia.

It is available worldwide in 16 languages. The flexible pricing means you can either pay for the app with a monthly subscription or a one-time purchase.

  • Wide range of resources for different ages and abilities
  • Research-based approach to symbol and text AAC
  • Fast and intuitive in-app editing
  • Remote editing from any Windows computer
  • Do more with Grid – new resources added every day
  • Available in 15 languages

Look to Learn

With over 40 specially created activities, Look to Learn is a motivating and fun way to get started with eye gaze technology. Every activity has been developed in consultation with teachers and therapists to improve access and choice making skills.

Download the free trial now to try out three of the activities.


About Northwest Assistive Technology Group

Northwest Assistive Technology Group is the Authorized Smartbox dealer in Arizona, Oregon, and Washington.  We have over 20 years of experience in the assistive technology industry. We work with individuals, families, and professionals to find the best solution for them and their individual needs. Our support doesn’t end when your device arrives; our friendly Support and Training teams are here to help and guide you remotely or in your home, school, or place of work.

We supply the very best hardware and software available. Our team of assistive technology experts will come and visit you anywhere in our territory to help you find a solution to suit your individual needs.

Our technology will give you the power to communicate, control your world, and control your computer the way that works best for you.

Contact Us


Let us know if you want to trial a device.

Northwest Assistive Technology Group

800 NE Tenney Rd,, suite 110-330, Vancouver, WA 98685

3120 West Carefree Highway Suite 1 #334 Phoenix, AZ 85086



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