Midwest: Wheelchair Van Grants by State
Are there wheelchair van grants in my state?
Many states have programs or services to help aid residents in acquiring the mobility equipment they need. Some grants are condition-based, while others are community-based. You can begin your state-by-state search below. Remember to also check with your BraunAbility dealer for financial resources in your local area.
Family Support Network
The Family Support Network seeks to unify individuals with disabilities and their families to advocate for resources that strengthen the individual and family. Family Support Network works with families to determine the type and amount of support they require based on their individual needs and preferences.
Assistive Technology @ Easter Seals Crossroads
Easter Seals Crossroads partnered with the State of Indiana, Bureau of Rehabilitative Services to establish the Indiana Assistive Technology Act (INDATA) Project. The INDATA Project is designed to increase access and awareness of assistive technology.
Muscular Dystrophy Family Foundation
The Muscular Dystrophy Family Foundation also provides funding for those with physical disabilities. Grants can be used for equipment purchase/repairs, respiratory devices, accessibility, and vehicle modifications.
Iowa Center for Assistive Technology Education and Research (ICATER)
In partnership with the University of Iowa, the Iowa Center for Assistive Technology Education and Research offers funding, training and other programs to help those with physical disabilities obtain assistive technology equipment and services.
Iowa Department of Veterans Affairs
The Iowa Department of Veterans Affairs recognizes and honors Iowa's veterans and veterans' families by providing exceptional programs, services, and benefits, in an effort to successfully reintegrate veterans to civilian life and community.
Iowa Program for Assistive Technology (IPAT)
The Iowa Program for Assistive Technology serves Iowans of all ages and disabilities, including persons who are aging. Assistive Technology includes items such as wheelchairs, communications devices, and more. The Alternative Financial Loan Program has reduced interest loans available for the purchase of adapted vehicles.
Kansas Commission on Veterans’ Affairs
The mission of the Kansas Commission on Veterans' Affairs is to provide Kansas veterans, their relatives, and other eligible dependents with information, advice, direction, and assistance through the coordination of programs and services.
Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs (MDVA)
The Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs (MDVA) is a cabinet-level state agency dedicated to serving veterans and their families by assisting them in securing state and federal benefits and by providing programs and services relating to higher education, benefits, burial, claims, outreach, and veterans' preference.
Missouri Department of Public SAFETY-Veterans Commission
Through the Missouri Department of Public Safety Veterans Commission, a Veterans Service Program is offered, and offices are located in almost every county to make services available to veterans close to their homes. Veterans Service Officers (VSO) provide counseling and assistance to thousands of veterans and their dependents throughout the state.
Nebraska Department of Veterans’ Affairs
The Nebraska Department of Veterans' Affairs serves veterans by providing up-to-date information about veterans' rights, benefits, Nebraska's veteran homes, county offices, and links to other federal and state sources of information.
North Dakota Interagency Program for Assistive Technology
The Interagency Program for Assistive Technology (IPAT) is a non-profit organization that strives to bring assistive technology into the lives of all North Dakotans in need. This is achieved through training, public awareness, demonstration, and one-on-one consultation.
North Dakota Veterans Affairs
The mission of the North Dakota Veterans Affairs is to assist veterans of North Dakota and their dependents in obtaining all benefits to which they are entitled both federal and state. The North Dakota Veterans Affairs site acts as a comprehensive resource directory to assist veterans, service members, and their dependents with questions about healthcare, employment, financial assistance, and more.
North Dakota Association for the Disabled
North Dakota Association for the Disabled may provide funding for those with physical disabilities.
South Dakota Assistive Technology- Dakotalink
DakotaLink has contracted with the South Dakota Department of Social Services, Division of Medical Services to establish a program for the reuse of durable medical equipment and other assistive technology devices commonly purchased for individuals eligible for Medicaid.
Bryon Riesch Paralysis Foundation
For people suffering from SCI or paralysis, a grant up to $10,000 for a specific need item.
Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs (WDVA)
The Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs (WDVA) works on behalf of Wisconsin's veteran community – veterans, their families and their survivors – in recognition of their service and sacrifice to our state and nation. Determine your eligibility for benefits and services which include, but are not limited to, education, employment, veterans' homes, memorials, and burials.