Here are links to help you start your search for funds:
for more information email Parent Partner Tammy Eisenreich
Also, find out more about Family Support Services at this link.
Over 600 organizations are in a searchable data base on iTaalk’s website. Families can search for grants that are for a certain diagnosis, a particular therapy, piece of equipment, or even resources that are state specific. https://www.itaalk.org/grant-and-funding-source-list
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www.avenuesforautism.org Suzanne Tyner Autism Fund provides financial assistance to offset costs for families seeking interventions, assessments, education, and equipment not covered by insurance. (June 15)
www.piercescrew.org designed for outside experiences to enrich the life of the individual diagnosed with a disability, not for everyday medical expenses. Open to residents of Hancock and surrounding counties. (August 31)
www.smallstepsinspeech.org help children with speech and/or language disorders take the steps needed to be better communicators. (June 1)
www.specialkidstherapy.org scholarships for therapies and equipment not covered by insurance. (May 31)
www.theorangeeffect.org empowers children and young adults with speech disorders to effectively communicate through technology and speech therapy. (August 15)
ONGOING GRANT DEADLINES
www.acousticsforautism.com provide support and information, resources, and financial assistance to families affected by autism in the Toledo area.
www.alyssavphillipsfoundation.com provides financial support to those impacted by CP so that they can receive ongoing and necessary therapy or equipment not covered by insurance.
www.aubreyrose.org helps families with children who are currently living with a life-threatening medical condition.
www.autismescapes.org arranges air travel on private jets for families in need of medical care for their child.
www.firsthandfoundation.org assists children with clinically relevant, health-related needs and no financial resources to cover these expenses.
www.flyinryanhawks.org Adventure Scholarships based on financial need, character which reflects Ryan’s principles of living, and demonstrated passion to pursue your adventure of choice.
www.givingangelsfoundation.org enhance the lives of children under the age of 21 with any type of physical disability or illness. $50,000 income cap.
www.handstoangels.org grants to support the identification and eventual prevention of rare, genetic disorders and to provide financial assistance to families coping with these disorders.
www.heelers4heroes.com trains Australian Cattle Dogs for veterans, first responders, and civilians alike at no cost to the recipient.
www.herofargo.org Healthcare Equipment Recycling Organization helps those in need of healthcare supplies.
www.hfgrotto.org helps cover the costs of dental treatments
www.itaalk.org grants iOS technology to children (0-22) with an autism diagnosis and provides educational apps to parents and professionals working with anyone with a disability.
www.johnnysrainbowfoundation.org fund equipment, experiences, parent education, family counseling, therapy and other needs of the child with special healthcare needs.
www.lorisvoice.org enrich the lives of children with muscular, neurological and other degenerative diseases by providing social and educational opportunities.
www.mccdcares.com Midwest Council for Children with Disabilities provides families of disabled children the means to pursue medical treatment and therapies not covered by health insurance.
www.mclindonfamilyfoundation.org provides adaptive bikes to children with special needs.
www.mollybear.org financial assistance to families raising children with Trisomy 18 for medical expenses and beyond.
www.msfocus.org The Multiple Sclerosis Foundation has several grants for families affected by this disease.
www.mygymfoundation.org grants up to $500 to children with physical, cognitive or developmental disorders for rehabilitation therapy, assistive devices, medical equipment or sensory items.
www.nationalautismassociation.org NAA’s Give A Voice Program provides communication devices to individuals with autism who are non-verbal or minimally verbal, which puts them at increased risk of injury or harm.
www.netwish.org Grant $200 to individuals that find themselves in serious financial trouble.
www.ourmilitarykids.org provides grants to children of ALL Wounded Warriors for sports, fine arts, camps, and academic tutoring programs.
www.theparkerleeproject.org provides needed medical equipment and supplies to families of children w/ special needs.
www.parkerspurpose.net monetary assistance up to $1000 paid directly to families in need.
www.pjjraf.org provide a spoonful of comfort to the parents of children handicapped by autism and other disabilities.
www.s4af.org Sports 4 All Foundation has an Equipment Endowment Program that provides sporting equipment, gear and clothing for individuals with disabilities.
www.servicedogproject.orgprovides Great Dane service dogs to people with balance issues due to neurological diseases or war injuries to assist them in achieving greater independence.
www.thelennfoundation.org help families who have children with cerebral palsy by providing supportive resources and financial support towards their medical bills and equipment.
www.uhccf.org United Healthcare Children’s Foundation grants provide financial help/assistance for families with children that have medical needs not covered or not fully covered by their commercial health insurance plan.