Wheelchair Van Grants and Funds in Rhode Island
Are there disability vehicle grants in Rhode Island?
Rhode Island 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. You can begin your search for wheelchair van grants in Rhode Island below. Remember to also check with your BraunAbility dealer for financial resources in your local area.
The Rhode Island Assistive Technology Access Partnership (ATAP)/ TechACCESS of RI
TechACCESS offers programs to assistive technology users, families, educational and therapeutic professionals and others interested in learning more about assistive technology. TechACCESS of Rhode Island is the central information, resource, and demonstration site for the Assistive Technology Access Partnership (ATAP), the Rhode Island Tech Act grant.
Assistive Technology Access Partnership
A statewide partnership of organizations, each with a targeted assistive technology focus, working together to improve access to and acquisition of assistive technology for individuals with disabilities. Their main initiatives are Device Demonstration, Device Loan, Device Re-Use and Training, Public Awareness, Collaboration, Information & Referral.
The Weber Foundation of Helping Hands, Inc.
To be considered for a grant, an applicant must demonstrate an unmet financial need caused by a life-threatening illness or directly related to a catastrophic situation affecting the applicant or the applicant's immediate family. Limited to: Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, and New York.