The Jewish Federation of the Berkshires will present "The MassMATCH Short-Term Device Loan Program" with Dawn Matthews, director of assistive technology at United Cerebral Palsy of Berkshire County, at 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 9, at Congregation Knesset Israel, 16 Colt Road.

Matthews will introduce and explain in detail the loan program which allows the borrowing of equipment, free of charge, from the inventory of the Assistive Technology Regional Centers.

The program is open to the public at a cost of $3.

Information: Nancy Maurice Rogers, (413) 442-4360, ext. 15.