The following is a list of grants from other organizations intended to help special needs people and their families with their medical-related expenses. The list is updated as we are made aware of changes, so please check the granting sources web site for the most current grant opportunities and application process.
Will fly families for free for medical treatment in the United States. Angel Flight primarily serves patients needing transportation to or from the heartland region. As members of the Air Care Alliance, a group of organizations providing similar services throughout the United States. By coordinating with other organizations, Angel Flight can arrange transportation for patients on longer flights to other parts of the country outside of the Heartland region.
Angel Autism Network
Angel Autism Network offers financial and emotional support to each individual child and family with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) with compassionate guidance, and delivery of therapies or services of that family’s choice. $500 maximum grants are available. Application form, eligibilty, and deadlines on the website.
Aspergers Association of New England
New England only
51 Water Street, Suite 206
Watertown, MA 02472
Makes grants of $50 to $500 for services. Check the website for eligibility and availability of funds.
Autism Care & Treatment Today (ACT Today!)
Grants are typically between $100 and $5,000 to fund treatments for children who have been diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders. Preference will be given to families who demonstrate incomes of $100,000/year and below, and to families with multiple children with autism spectrum disorder diagnosis.
AutismFamilyResources.org is here as the name suggests, to provide a resource of information for those who have concerns regarding Autism. There is so much information on the internet that its easy to get bogged down and muddled up so our aim is to provide you with clean and informative information so you know what to do. $500 grants are available, but you must send an email for the application.
PO Box 1597
Davidson, NC 28036
PT, OT, speech, chelation, and hyperbaric oxygen therapy. We also help provide needed equipment and assist families in finding respite care, and other needed services. Application available online.
LymeLilli donations provide testing and treatment assistance options for children, pets and adults suffering with Lyme disease and co-infections. We work with your treating physician (Lyme-literate doctor or medical doctor).
PANDAS/PANS Advocacy and Support Grant
PANDAS/PANS Advocacy and Support's mission is to build public awareness of PANDAS/PANS and provide support for families struggling with the medical, educational, social-emotional, and financial hardships of the disorder. As part of this mission, we are accepting grant applications for those in need.
Families with a child/children living with PANDAS/PANS who are facing financial difficulty due to the treatment and/or symptoms of their diagnosis. The beneficiary must also be able to prove U.S.
Grant requests will only be accepted during the grant request periods of December 1-31 and June 1-30.
UnitedHealthcare Children's Foundation Children's Medical Grants
The UnitedHealthcare Children's Foundation (UHCCF) helps families in need of financial assistance to help pay for their child's health care treatments, services or equipment not covered, or not fully covered, by their commercial health insurance plan. Grants are available for medical expenses families have incurred 60 days prior to the date of application and for ongoing and future medical needs.
To be eligible for a grant, children must be 16 years of age or younger. Families must meet economic guidelines, reside in the United States and have a commercial health insurance plan. Qualifying families can receive up to $5,000 per grant to help pay for medical services and equipment such as physical, occupational and speech therapy, counseling services, surgeries, prescriptions, wheelchairs, orthotics, eyeglasses and hearing aids.