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Non-Profit Disability Associations & Community Organizations

Non-Profit Disability Associations

Many disability organizations sponsor equipment loan programs and can provide information about other funding resources. Some of these groups include:

Community Organizations

Many local community organizations may provide assistance to help purchase equipment for persons within their community. A complete list of community organizations is available from the local Chamber of Commerce. Some of these groups include:

Other Ideas

The therapy department at the local hospital or the Disabled Students Services program at a local college may offer technology related assistance in your area.

Look for opportunities to borrow or rent AT equipment from an equipment loan program, dealer, manufacturer or another AT user. If there is a fee for loaned equipment, some vendors may apply the fee toward the purchase price.

Last Updated: 3/2/2018