Finding Funds

Here are links to help you start your search for funds:

Tips to get started…

General grant list

Grants specifically for Autism Spectrum Disorder

Help Me Grow Wishing Organizations

Help getting an iPad

for more information email Parent Partner Tammy Eisenreich

Also, find out more about Family Support Services at this link.

****Another great resource is iTaalk’s searchable grant list to find grants for a specific need and their Tuesday Treasure that features grants that are state specific. www.itaalk.org ********

DEADLINES APPROACHING SOON

www.act-today.org fund treatments, assessments, and needed life supports for children with autism. (January 1-31)

www.differentneedzfoundation.orgprovide grants to individuals with developmental disabilities, their families and organizations that support them to provide medical equipment and/or services. (January)

www.dsagt.org The Down Syndrome Association of Greater Toledo (DSAGT) provides a one-time-per-calendar year $100 scholarship to benefit an individual with Down syndrome who is interested in attending a camp, recreational, therapeutic or educational activity of their choice. (June 30)

www.greatlakesautism.org Suzanne Tyner Autism Scholarship provides financial assistance to offset costs for families seeking interventions, assessments, education, and equipment not covered by insurance or traditional grants. (March 15)

www.jadensvoice.org helping families affected by autism in a wide range of ways. (April 1-30)

www.medicalter.org/autismFree autism medical IDs & wandering support services for a limited time.

www.mygoalautism.org MyGOAL Inc., Enrichment Grant is to enrich the body, mind, and spirit of individual(s) with Autism Spectrum Disorders, resulting in a higher quality of life. (March 9)

www.nwoapraxiasupport.org providing grants to fund supplemental therapies, treatments, activities, or equipment that will enhance the lives of individual children impacted by CAS and other invisible disabilities. (March 1)

www.smallstepsinspeech.org helps children with speech and/or language disorders take steps needed to become better communicators. (February 1)

www.specialkidstherapy.org scholarships for therapies and equipment not covered by insurance. (February 28)

www.superschades.org $100 grant towards summer camp for your child with special needs. (April 30)

www.theorangeeffect.org empowers children and young adults with speech disorders to effectively communicate through technology and speech therapy. (February 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.orghelps 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.challengedamerica.com grants up to $500 to children with physical, cognitive or developmental disorders for rehabilitation therapy, assistive devices, medical equipment or sensory items.

www.energyunited.com Energy United Foundation assists with personal disasters, living expenses and the purchase of health-related equipment.

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.johnnysrainbowfoundation.org fund equipment, experiences, parent education, family counseling, therapy and other needs of the child with special healthcare needs.

www.lilmackids.org assists needy families in Ohio and Minnesota with children diagnosed with Autism.

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.nationalautismassociation.org NAA’s Give A Voice Program provides communication devices to individuals with autism who are non-verbal or minimally verbal, and whose communication challenges put them at increased risk of injury or harm.

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.thelennfoundation.org help families who have children with cerebral palsy and genetic disorders 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.