South: Wheelchair Van Grants by State

Are there disability vehicle 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.

GOVERNMENT GRANTS FOR Wheelchair VANS

Alabama Wheelchair Van Grants

Alabama Ability Loan Program

The Ability Loan Program for individuals with disabilities and their families allows applicants to borrow money at low-interest and/or for extended terms for the purchase of assistive technology, adaptive equipment, and related services.

 

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 Kate.wallace@rehab.alabama.gov

Arkansas Wheelchair Van Grants

National Multiple Sclerosis Society (MS) - Arkansas

The Arkansas 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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 ARR@NMSS.ORG

Arkansas Disability Coalition (ADC)

The ADC is a statewide organization that assists families and individuals with all types of disabilities by providing information, support, resources, and training.

 

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 adva@arkansas.gov

Arkansas Department of Veterans Affairs

A state agency, Arkansas Department of Veterans Affairs aims to connect veterans and their dependents to state and federal services.

 

 501-370-3820

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National Multiple Sclerosis Society (MS) - Mid South

The Mid South 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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 TNS@NMSS.ORG

Delaware Wheelchair Van Grants

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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Delaware Assistive Technology Initiative (DATI)

The Delaware Assistive Technology Initiative connects Delaware residents with disabilities with the tools they need in order to actively participate in their communities. The DATI's services are available to all residents of Delaware and no other eligibility limitations apply.

 

 302-831-0354

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Delaware Commission of Veterans Affairs

The Delaware Commission of Veterans Affairs is dedicated to assisting veterans and their family members in obtaining benefits and working with other government agencies to assist with providing services.

 

 800-344-9900

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National Multiple Sclerosis Society (MS) - Delaware

The Delaware 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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 kate.cowperthwait@nmss.org

The Specialized Services Fund (SSF)

The Specialized Services Fund (SSF) from DSAAPD provides funding to help those with physical disabilities with the costs of transportation, home modification and AT devices. Maximum lifetime funds: $10,000.

 

 1-302-424-7310

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Florida Wheelchair Van Grants

Abilities Foundation (AF)

The Abilities Foundation is a nonprofit organization that provides employment and housing services to persons with disabilities.

 

 727-538-7370

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 fdelucia@abilities.org

Agency for Persons with Disabilities (APD)

The Agency for Persons with Disabilities (ADP) serves the needs of Floridians with developmental disabilities by working in partnership with local communities and private providers to identify the needs of an individual and recommend various supports and services. To be eligible for services, you must be a Florida resident and have one of the following six developmental disabilities: autism, cerebral palsy, intellectual disabilities, Down syndrome, Prader-Willi syndrome, spina bifida, or children ages 3-5 who are at a high risk of a developmental disability.

 

 850-488-4257

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 APD_info@apd.state.fl.us

Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (VR)

The Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Florida Department of Education assists individuals with physical or mental disabilities gain and retain employment. This may include training and education, job placement, job coaching, or assistive technology.

 

 800-451-4327 

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Florida Department of Veteran Affairs (VA)

The Florida Department of Veterans Affairs provides advocacy and representation for Florida's veterans. Advocacy increases federal benefits for Florida's veterans, improves the quality of life for veterans with service-connected disabilities, and provides access to medical care for eligible veterans.

 

 727-518-3202

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Florida Alliance for Assistive Services and Technology (FAAST)

The Florida Alliance for Assistive Services and Technology serves Florida residents with disabilities by providing free access to information, referral services, educational programs, and publications in accessible formats.

 

 888-788-9216

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 faast@faast.org

National Multiple Sclerosis Society (MS) - Mid Florida

The Mid Florida 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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 INFO@FLC.NMSS.ORG

National Multiple Sclerosis Society (MS) - North Florida

The North Florida 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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 MSNORFLA@NMSS.ORG

National Multiple Sclerosis Society (MS) - South Florida

The South Florida 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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 FLS@NMSS.ORG

The Millennium Angel Foundation

The Millennium Angel Foundation provides grants to those who have a physical disability because of an accident.

 

 1-800-573-8853

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 angelfoundation@msettlements.com

Georgia Wheelchair Van Grants

Client Assistance Program (CAP)

The Georgia Client Assistance Program is for vocational rehabilitation clients and client applicants who are seeking or receiving services from a project, program, or facility funded under the Rehabilitation Act.

 

 800-822-9727

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disABILITY LINK

disABILITY LINK services are available to those with disabilities, their families and communities throughout Metro Atlanta and surrounding counties.

 

 404-687-8890

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 info@disabilitylink.org

National Multiple Sclerosis Society (MS) - Georgia

The Georgia 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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 gaa.mailbox@nmss.org

National Multiple Sclerosis Society (MS) - Mid South

The Mid South 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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 TNS@NMSS.ORG

Tools for Life

Tools for Life offers a variety of services to ensure those with physical disabilities have access to technology in their lives. Programs include demonstrations, funding opportunities, reuse program, evaluations, and assessments.

 

 1-404-894-0541

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 dcinfo@disabiiltyconnections.com

Kentucky Wheelchair Van Grants

Kentucky Assistive Technology Loan Corporation

KATLC offers low-interest loans for your needs in financing a wheelchair accessible van. This program provides low-interest, fixed-rate loans in the range of $500 to $25,000.

 

 1-877-675-0195

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Kentucky Department of Veterans Affairs

The mission of the Kentucky Department of Veterans Affairs is to provide services and support to the citizens of the Commonwealth who are veterans of military service, their families and dependents.

 

 502-564-9203

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National Multiple Sclerosis Society (MS) - Indiana State

The Indiana State 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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 indiana@nmss.org

National Multiple Sclerosis Society (MS) - Kentucky-Southeast Indiana

The Kentucky-Southeast Indiana 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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 KYW@NMSS.ORG

National Multiple Sclerosis Society (MS) - Ohio Valley

The Ohio 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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 OHGinfo@nmss.org

Spina Bifida Association of Kentucky

The Spina Bifida Association of Kentucky offers financial programs and options for those with spina bifida and their families.

 

 1-502-637-7363

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The Kentucky Assistive Technology Service

The Kentucky Assistive Technology Service offers financing options for assistive technology equipment. It also offers device training and equipment loan programs.

 

 1-800-327-5287

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Louisiana Wheelchair Van Grants

Louisiana Assistive Technology Access Network

LATAN's Assistive Technology Financial Loan Program assists people with disabilities purchase assistive technology through a special loan program. The reduced-interest, fixed-rate, extended-term loan program provides a worthwhile option in the funding maze facing consumers who need to purchase assistive technology to improve or maintain their level of independence, to increase or maintain their productivity, or to improve their quality of life.

 

  1-225-925-9500

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Louisiana Department of Veterans Affairs

The Louisiana Department of Veterans Affairs' mission is to provide the best support and advocacy for the veterans in Louisiana. The department provides disability compensation, education, health care, and more.

 

 877-432-8982

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National Multiple Sclerosis Society (MS) - Louisiana

The Louisiana 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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 LOUISIANACHAPTER@NMSS.ORG

Maryland Wheelchair Van Grants

Jill Fox Memorial Fund

Provides grants to those not able to afford their medical and healthcare needs.

 

 1-410-369-9322

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 info@jillfoxfund.org

Maryland Department of Disabilities

The Assistive Technology Loan program helps Maryland residents with disabilities and their families qualify for low-interest rate loans to buy equipment that will help them live, work, and learn more independently.

 

 1-410-554-9230

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Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs

The Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs is an executive agency with the mission of assisting veterans, active duty service members, their families, and dependents, in securing benefits earned through military service.

 

 410-260-3838

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National Multiple Sclerosis Society (MS) - Maryland

The Maryland 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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 info@nmss-md.org

United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) on the Potomac

The United Cerebral Palsy of Central Maryland offers grants for those with cerebral palsy and physical disabilities. The average grant amount is $300.

 

 1-301-459-0566

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Mississippi Wheelchair Van Grants

Mississippi Veterans Affairs Board

The Veterans Affairs Board is devoted to caring for Mississippi veterans and their dependents through superior service, care, and assistance. Their site provides information about the Mississippi veterans' homes, events, benefits, and more. 

 

 601-576-4850

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National Multiple Sclerosis Society (MS) - Mid South

The Mid South 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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 TNS@NMSS.ORG

North Carolina Wheelchair Van Grants

North Carolina Assistive Technology Program

The North Carolina Assistive Technology Program (NCATP) promotes independence for people with disabilities through access to technology. This includes device demonstration, loan, re-utilization, training, technical assistance. and public awareness.

 

 910-251-7078

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North Carolina Department of Veterans Affairs

The North Carolina Department of Veterans Affairs helps military families and veterans get the support and services they need. This includes healthcare, VA benefits, employment, housing, personal services, education, and events.

 

 844-624-8387

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National Multiple Sclerosis Society (MS) - Greater Carolinas

The Greater Carolinas 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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 NCT@NMSS.ORG

Oklahoma Wheelchair Van Grants

National Multiple Sclerosis Society (MS) - Oklahoma

The Oklahoma 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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 LISA.GRAY@NMSS.ORG

Oklahoma ABLE Tech

The Oklahoma Assistive Technology Program offers financing options for residents, including the Alternative Financing Program. This is a low-interest rate loan used to purchase assistive technology.

 

 1-888-885-5588

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 shelley.gladden@okstate.edu

Oklahoma Department of Veterans Affairs

The Oklahoma Assistive Technology Center (OATC) is dedicated to providing quality assistive technology services to Oklahoma residents with disabilities and their families through professional and community education and technical assistance.

 

 405-271-3625

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South Carolina Wheelchair Van Grants

South Carolina Department of Veterans’ Affairs

The South Carolina Department of Veterans' Affairs acts as an advocate for the state's veterans in matters pertaining to benefits, education, burial, veterans' homes, and relief funds. The Division of Veterans' Affairs assists all ex-service personnel, regardless of wars in which their service may have been rendered. These services extend to eligible dependents, including parents, widows, children, and orphans of ex-service personnel.

 

 803-734-0200

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South Carolina Assistive Technology Program

The South Carolina Assistive Technology Program (SCATP) is a federally funded program devoted to getting technology into the hands of people with disabilities so that they might live, work, learn and be a more independent part of the community. SCATP provides a device loan and demonstration program, an online equipment exchange program, training, technical assistance, publications, and information listserv, and works with various state committees that affect AT acquisition and IT accessibility.

 

 803-935-5263

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National Multiple Sclerosis Society (MS) - Greater Carolinas

The Greater Carolinas 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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 NCT@NMSS.ORG

Tennessee Wheelchair Van Grants 

National Multiple Sclerosis Society (MS) - Mid South

The Mid South 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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 TNS@NMSS.ORG

Tennessee Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)

The Tennessee Department of Veterans Affairs acts as a conduit for veterans of all eras to connect with resources and services that improve their quality of life, access to education, business resources, and high-quality jobs.

 

 615-741-2931 

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 TN.Veterans@tn.gov

Tennessee Technology Access Program

The TTAP helps Tennessee citizens with disabilities find financial aid to help fund the purchase of a handicapped van.

 

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United Cerebral Palsy of Middle Tennessee

United Cerebral Palsy of Middle Tennessee may provide funding for those with physical disabilities.

 

 1-615-242-4091

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Texas Wheelchair Van Grants

Fleetwood Memorial Foundation

Offers assistance grants almost instantly to any firefighter or law enforcement officer who suffers an injury or disability received while in the line of duty.

 

 1-817-877-0702

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 lmund@cfntx.org

Houston Children's Charity

The "Chariots for Children" program through Houston Children's Charity allows families to apply for a grant to fully cover the cost of purchase of safe and reliable handicap accessible vans for children with disabilities. This grant is open to both families and organizations.

 

 (713) 846-2824

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 info@houstonchildrenscharity.org

National Multiple Sclerosis Society (MS) - Texas

The Texas 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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 TXH@NMSS.ORG

Texas Assistive Technology Network (TATN)

The Texas Assistive Technology Network (TATN) works to improve student access and performance to the general curriculum through the use of assistive technology, as well as accessible instructional and educational materials.

 

 713-744-6559

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Texas Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services (DARS)

The DARS mission is to work in partnership with Texans with disabilities to improve the quality of their lives and enable their full participation in society.

 

 1-512-424-4155

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Texas Veterans Commission

The Texas Veterans Commission acts as the state-appointed advocate of Texas veterans as they attempt to secure the benefits rightfully earned in exchange for their service in our nation's armed forces. They do this through claims representation and counseling, employment services, education, and assistance.

 

 800-252-8387

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Virginia Wheelchair Van Grants

ATLFA

They provide a low-interest rate loan program for people with disabilities for the purchase of assistive technology such as a handicap van.

 

 1-804-662-9000

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 atlfa@atlfa.org

National Multiple Sclerosis Society (MS) - Blue Ridge

The Blue Ridge 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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 VAB@NMSS.ORG

Virginia Assistive Technology System

VATS was established in 1990 with the commitment to increasing awareness, accessibility and acquisition of assistive technology.

 

 1-804-662-9990

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Virginia Department of Veteran Affairs

The Department of Veterans Services (DVS) is organized into six service delivery sections – benefits, veterans' education, care centers, veterans' cemeteries, the Virginia War Memorial, and the Virginia Veteran and Family Support Program. Learn about the benefits rightfully gained through your service in the U.S. Armed Forces.

 

 804-786-0286

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Washington DC Wheelchair Van Grants

National Multiple Sclerosis Society (MS) - National Capital

The National Capital 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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 InformationDC@nmss.org

West Virginia Wheelchair Van Grants

West Virginia Department of Veterans Assistance

The West Virginia Department of Veterans Assistance works to improve the lives of West Virginia's veterans through the provision of care, assistance, and recognition.

 

 866-984-8387

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National Multiple Sclerosis Society (MS) - Blue Ridge

The Blue Ridge 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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 VAB@NMSS.ORG

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