Wheelchair Van Grants and Funds in New Jersey

Are there disability vehicle grants in New Jersey?

New Jersey has programs and services to help aid residents in acquiring the mobility equipment they need. Some of these grants are condition-based, while others are community-based.

Aside from national funding sources, states also offer specific grants for its residents, as is the case with New Jersey. The available funding sources are for wheelchair vans, lifts for full-size vans, and various other mobility equipment and you’ll notice that some are restricted based on veteran status, condition, or age. Be sure to pay close attention when applying for grants and funding for accessible vehicles to know what documentation to include, what the funds apply to, and when to expect a response.

Most grants and funds for assistive technology will not fully cover the cost of personal accessible transportation but can be combined to help cover the cost of a wheelchair van. Additionally, BraunAbility Finance is the first and only dedicated finance service offered by a manufacturer of accessible vehicles. We know our products and with a team of over 100 years of combined experience in finance and vehicle sales, we can help you find the payment plan that is right for you and your family. 

Did you know BraunAbility dealerships accept trade-ins of even standard (non-accessible) vehicles? Applying the trade-in estimation of your current vehicle to your overall funds needed to purchase a new accessible vehicle means you need less funding overall for a wheelchair accessible vehicle or mobility equipment.

You can begin your search for wheelchair van grants in New Jersey below. Remember to also check with your BraunAbility dealer for financial resources in your local area.

Catastrophic Illness in Children Relief Fund

Families need to reside in New Jersey for at least 3 months prior to applying. The expenses for the child need to have been incurred prior to the child’s 22nd birthday. The total of all eligible medical expenses, including physicians, hospitals, therapies, pharmaceuticals, modified vehicles, home modifications, etc. needs to meet or exceed 10% of the family’s income up to $100,000, and 15% of any income over $100,000.

 

 1-800-335-3863

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Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA), State of New Jersey

The New Jersey Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA) helps veterans and their families receive the benefits that they are entitled to from the state and federal governments. Additionally, you can request military records, apply for service awards, and more.

 

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National Multiple Sclerosis Society (MS) - Greater Delaware Valley

The Greater Delaware Valley Chapter works to improve the quality of life for people affected by MS and their families and raise funds for critical MS research.

 

 1-800-344-4867

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 PAE@NMSS.ORG

Adam Taliaferro Foundation

Provides emotional, financial and educational support to individuals who suffer catastrophic head or spinal injuries. The foundation also provides educational and financial support related to the research, prevention, and care of such injuries.

 

 1-856-582-0212

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National Multiple Sclerosis Society (MS) - New Jersey Metro Chapter

The New Jersey Metro Chapter works to improve the quality of life for people affected by MS and their families and raise funds for critical MS research.

 

 1-800-344-4867

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 njminfo@nmss.org

Assistive Technology Center

New Jersey's Assistive Technology Center helps people with disabilities, their families, teachers, and employers identify and learn to use the technology that will be most effective in meeting their goals. They offer certified staff, thorough assessments, support options for nearly every budget, trials of equipment before purchase, training, and support.

 

 609-882-4182

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Disclaimer: Please note that the information contained in this listing is intended as an additional resource to your shopping experience and not a compilation of every resource in New Jersey. BraunAbility is not affiliated with any organization listed and does not profit from the use of any business listed herein.

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