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Maryland Health Insurance Plan
Available to Maryland residents who are unable to get the coverage they need due to a health condition, or those who have an automatic qualifying health condition. MHIP also welcomes individuals who have exhausted their employer-sponsored coverage and any right to continuation of that coverage.
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888-444-9016
10455 Mill Run Circle, Owings Mills, MD, 21117

Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Helps families, health care providers and education professionals understand childhood hearing loss and the importance of early diagnosis and intervention. Through advocacy, education, research and financial aid, AG Bell helps to ensure that every child and adult with hearing loss has the opportunity to listen, talk and thrive in mainstream society.
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202-337-5220
3417 Volta Place, NW Washington, DC, 20007

Sertoma Scholarship
For the deaf or hard of hearing or Grad Students of a communicative disorders program.
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816-333-8300
1912 E. Meyer Blvd, Kansas City, MO, 64132

Anne Arundel County Department of Social Services
The Department of Social Services offers the following programs: Foster care/Adoption, Child Protective Services, Food Assistance, Energy Assistance, Child Support, Medical assistance, and Child care vouchers
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410-269-4500
80 West Street, Annapolis, MD, 21401

Worcester County GOLD
Assists with the basic needs of food, clothing and shelter, provide essential healthcare needs, we attempt to normalize life for foster children in Worcester County, and we provide opportunities for local solutions to local problems.
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410-677-6830


The Lucky Duck Foundation, Inc
We raise money to support families of people with special needs and sponsor other organizations that support them as well. Such organizations are Special Olympics, Surfers Healing, Arc of Howard County, Autism Society of Howard County, and more. Recognizing that drowning prevention and the acquisition of swimming skills are for everyone, regardless of ability and income, we have created the Lucky Duck Foundation Inc. scholarship program to provide financial assistance to students with special needs who wish to learn how to swim.
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410-461-6415
9636 Longview Dr, Ellicott City, MD, 21042

Rise for Autism
Provides community and professional awareness, family support and resources, financial assistance, and a lifetime continuum of therapeutic services to promote confident, competent individuals with Autism Spectrum and Related Disorders.
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550 M Ritchie Highway, Severna Park, MD, 21146

Maryland Recreation and Parks Association
The Maryland Recreation and Parks Association, Inc. is the professional association for public parks and recreation venues, agencies and people who serve millions of Maryland residents and visitors each year at parks, recreation facilities and open spaces.
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301-352-7203
4101 Crain Highway, Bowie, MD, 20716

Anabelle's Wish
Provides aid not only for uncovered medical expenses but also for additional expenditures incurred when caring for a special-needs child: filling the car with gas for frequent doctor and hospital visits, higher electric bills because of constantly-running medical equipment, additional costs incurred by hiring a nurse rather than a baby-sitter, and more. Committed to helping families of children with Lissencephaly and/or other rare neurological disorders.
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610-543-5236


AstraZeneca
At AstraZeneca, we believe it’s not enough for us to simply make medicines. We have to make sure that the people who need those medicines can get them. It’s why we’ve offered patient assistance programs for nearly 35 years. AstraZeneca has programs that may help you meet your needs.
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800-292-6363


Danielle's Foundation
Danielle’s Foundation is a comprehensive support and resource center for parents, caregivers, and loved ones of children with cerebral palsy and brain injury.
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800-511-2283


Different Needz Foundation
The Different Needz Foundation has a mission to provide special needs individuals, families and organizations that support them with money to purchase medical equipment, therapy devices, adaptive toys and/or services.
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216-904-5151
8584 East Washington Street, Chagrin Falls, OH, 44023

Choptank Electric
Operation Round Up® is Choptank Electric Cooperative's community service assistance program. The concept is to extend the principle on which electric cooperatives were built over 75 years ago - neighbor helping neighbor - and as a Touchstone Energy Cooperative to follow one of the core principals - Commitment to Community. "Small change that changes lives" is the foundation upon which Operation Round Up is built. This simple and rewarding way to enable members to contribution funds for local charities, needy individuals and service organizations is operated as the non-profit Choptank Electric Trust, Inc.
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877-892-0001


Baltimore Medical System
Baltimore Medical System is a community-based, independent non-profit dedicated to improving the health and wellness of medically underserved communities in the Greater Baltimore area.We are the largest Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) system in Maryland. Being an FQHC means that we must meet government standards for quality of care and we must provide a defined range of basic health services.
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410-732-8800
3501 Sinclair Lane, Baltimore, MD, 21213

Aubrey Rose Foundation
The Aubrey Rose Foundation will be honoring Aubrey's life by:•Awarding educational scholarships for children so that they can better themselves.•Helping families with financial need because of medical expenses of their children.•Organizing buying toys and holiday parties to brighten the lives of sick children at our local Children's Hospital. •Promoting educational awareness about the need for organ donations. •Organizing dinners for the Ronald McDonald House families.•Healing the Worlds Hearts Program.
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513-265-5801
3862 Race Road, Cinncinati, OH, 45211

The Maggie Welby Foundation
Inspired by the life and memory of Maggie Welby, the Maggie Welby Foundation seeks to aid students (grades K-12) and families in financial need, in order to help fulfill the dreams and hopes that Maggie realized in every person she touched during her life.
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314-330-6947
7 Needle Ct., Dardenne Prairie, MO, 63368

ModestNeeds.org
At Modest Needs, we work to promote the self-sufficiency of the 'working poor' - the hard-working but low-income individuals and families that conventional philanthropy has otherwise forgotten.In keeping with our mission, Modest Needs offers grants to low-income but generally self-sufficient households, displaced workers struggling to return to the workforce, permanently disadvantaged persons struggling to afford medical care, and small non-profit organizations.
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212-463-7042
115 E 30th St, New York, NY, 10016

Cumberland Housing Authority
The mission of the Cumberland Housing Alliance is to address the housing and community economic development needs of low to moderate income resident of the greater Cumberland region of Allegany, Garrett Counties.
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301-724-6606
635 East First Street, Cumberland, MD, 21502

Garrett County Community Action Committee
GCCAC works with partners to build a stronger community and to provide services that improve the quality of life for residents in Garrett County. Its activities and projects focus on strategies that assist low-income persons to be more self sufficient. The agency provides a variety of services for individuals, families and older adults.
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301-334-9431
104 E. Center Street, Oakland, MD, 21550

Harford Community Action Agency
HCAA is the designated Community Action Agency providing programs and services to address the needs of low-income individuals, families and communities in Harford County, MD.
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410-612-9909
1321 Woodbridge Station Way, Edgewood, MD,

Charles County Children's Aid Society
The mission of the Charles County Children's Aid Society, Inc.is to improve the quality of life for struggling Charles County families with children under age 18 by providing them with the basic necessities of life including, but not limited to, clothing, food, rent/mortgage & utility assistance, educational classes, recreational activities and holiday assistance.
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301-645-1561
3000 Huntington Circle , Waldorf, MD, 20602

NeedyMeds.org
NeedyMeds' mission is to be the best source of accurate, comprehensive and up-to-date information on programs that help people facing problems paying for medications and health care; to assist those in need in applying to programs; and to provide health-related education using innovative methods.
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800-503-6897


Hunter's Hope
Hunter’s Hope Foundation was established to address the acute need for information and research with respect to Krabbe Disease and related Leukodystrophies. In addition, we strive to support and encourage those afflicted and their families as they struggle to endure, adjust and cope with the demands of these fatal illnesses.
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716-667-1200
6368 West Quaker Street, Orchard Park, NY, 14127

NICU Helping Hands
It is our mission to provide comprehensive support programs and resources to parents of premature infants not only during their stay in the NICU but during and after their transition home. We are glad you have found us and we are anxious to provide you and your family members the support and assistance you need.
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817-584-1437
301 Commerce Street, Fort Worth, TX, 76102

Kinera Foundation
Kinera Foundation will enhance the quality of life for children with special needs and their families by providing parent support groups, social activities, access to various treatments and therapies, while continuing to support inclusive and community programs.
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443-249-3126
115 Sallitt Dr., Stevensville, MD, 21666

Small Steps in Speech
Small Steps in Speech assists children with speech and language disorders by funding supplemental therapies and treatments for individuals as well as grants to charitable organizations who serve children with communicative disorders. Our goal is to give children the chance to better express themselves in the world in which we live.
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888-577-3256


Gia Foundation
The mission of the Gia Nicole Angel Foundation is to enhance the daily functioning of a child with special needs and his or her family by awarding assistance through the purchase of a specific item or items. This includes children with any physical disability (such as, but not limited to: spina bifida, paralysis, missing limbs) or illness (such as, but not limited to: cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, cancer).
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267-332-1320
1461 Golden Drive, Dresher, PA, 19025

Through the Looking Glass
A nationally recognized center that has pioneered research, training, and services for families in which a child, parent or grandparent has a disability or medical issue. Our mission is "To create, demonstrate and encourage non-pathological and empowering resources and model early intervention services for families with disability issues in parent or child which integrate expertise derived from personal disability experience and disability culture."
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800-644-2666


Commonwealth Community Trust
Commonwealth Community Trust (CCT) is a 501(c)(3) national nonprofit organization that administers affordable and efficient pooled special needs trusts for people with disabilities. CCT staff members are knowledgeable about rules governing trusts for clients receiving Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Medicaid in order to preserve these benefits. At the end of 2013, CCT celebrated an important milestone of having served over 1000 participants since inception.
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888-241-6039


The Ralph Braun Foundation
Assists those with mobility needs through education, information and product acquisition. Medicaid and Medicare sometimes offer funding for wheelchairs, but two wheels will only get you so far.The Foundation has completed several funding cycles and is in the process of raising funds to facilitate the next cycle. We expect the next cycle to last for two months and be announced by early next year.
631 W. 11th Street, Winamac, IN, 46996

Good Days
We help patients suffering from chronic medical conditions who have limited financial means get access to the medications they need. Our program helps qualified patients pay their insurance co-pays so they can get immediate access to prescription medications that will give them relief from pain and suffering.
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877-968-7233
6900 Dallas Parkway, Plano, TX, 75024

Challenged America
The My Gym Challenged America Foundation (MGCA) is committed to providing assistance and support to children with physical/cognitive challenges while promoting fitness and movement for children of all abilities and economic circumstances with an emphasis on positive reinforcement and fun.
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818-907-6966
15300 Ventura Blvd, Sherman Oaks, CA, 91403

Challenged Athletes Foundation
It is the mission of the Challenged Athletes Foundation® (CAF) to provide opportunities and support to people with physical challenges so they can pursue active lifestyles through physical fitness and competitive athletics. CAF believes that involvement in sports at any level increases self-esteem, encourages independence and enhances quality of life.
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858-866-0959
9591 Waples Street, San Diego, CA, 92121

Friends of Man
Friends of Man, the charitable arm of the Institute for the New Man, gives help to people who find themselves in a situation where they have nowhere else to turn. It may be an elderly person on a fixed income, a working family whose child is struck by severe illness, an accident victim, a disabled person, or a schoolchild whose family can't afford basic needs.
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303-798-2342


HealthWell Foundation
The HealthWell Foundation provides financial assistance to eligible individuals to cover coinsurance, copayments, health care premiums and deductibles for certain medications and therapies. If you've been prescribed a medication and your insurance company covers it, but you still cannot afford the coinsurance or copayment required, we may be able to assist you by paying for part of your costs associated with the medication. Also, if you are eligible for health insurance, but cannot afford the insurance premium, we may be able to assist with your insurance premium.
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800-675-8416


Little People of America
Little People of America (LPA) is a nonprofit organization that provides support and information to people of short stature and their families. LPA is only able to continue our work with support from members, friends and family.
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Molly Bear Foundation
The mission of the Molly Bear Foundation, named in loving memory of Molly Elizabeth Brown, is to provide supplemental financial support to families raising children with Trisomy 18 and the organizations and professionals that care for them. We strive to promote a caring, compassionate community where families traveling this challenging road can find some comfort and relief in knowing we can help fund some of the care and equipment their insurance may not cover.
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609-228-8575


Multiple Sclerosis Foundation
The Multiple Sclerosis Foundation provides a comprehensive approach to helping people with MS maintain their health and well-being. We offer programming and support to keep them self-sufficient and their homes safe, while our educational programs heighten public awareness and promote understanding about the disease. Our resources assist people who have MS, their families and caregivers, regional support groups, and healthcare professionals.
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888-673-6287
6520 North Andrews Ave., Ft. Lauderdale, FL, 33309

New Eyes
New Eyes empowers children and adults in the United States and overseas with the improved vision they need to pursue a better quality of life for themselves and their communities. New Eyes purchases eyeglasses for needy residents of the U.S. We help when no one else can.
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973-376-4903
549 Millburn Avenue, Short Hills, NJ, 07078

Starkey Hearing Foundation
Whether its protecting against preventable hearing loss through Listen Carefully, helping low-income Americans through Hear Now or giving new life to hearing aids through our recycling program, we use hearing as a vehicle to change lives in the U.S. and around the world.
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800-328-8602
6700 Washington Ave South, Eden Prairie, MN, 55344

Think Alive
Think Alive strives to establish personal and impactful programs supporting all stages of youth achievement. Our flagship program, The Achievement Grant, provides funding for lessons, equipment, and other expenses associated with a personal goal. It will be soon joined by The Paralympic Rising Athlete Fund and our New Venture Seed Grants, which will fund new start-up organizations founded by disabled youth.
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505-470-3296


The Travelers Protective Association of America
The charitable objects and purposes of this Trust are the provision of financial aid including scholarships to citizens of the United States possessions, who suffer deafness or hearing impairment; who will benefit from medical, mechanical, specialized treatment or specialized education and who are unable to provide the funds therefore themselves.
2041 Exchange Drive, Saint Charles, MO, 63303

Variety the children's Charity
Variety's National Mobility Program provides much needed assistance to children with mobility concerns. Over the years, we have found that these children desperately want to be active members of their communities. But they need what most of us take for granted: access
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323-954-0820
4601 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, 90010

Epilepsy Foundation
The Epilepsy Foundation,has led the fight against seizures since 1968. The Foundation is an unwavering ally for individuals and families impacted by epilepsy and seizures. The Foundation works to prevent, control and cure epilepsy through community services; public education; federal and local advocacy; and supporting research into new treatments and therapies. The Foundation works to ensure that people with seizures have the opportunity to live their lives to their fullest potential.
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800-332-1000


Autism Cares
AutismCares is a one-time grant that helps cover costs associated with critical living expenses on a case-by-case basis. The program pays bills directly to the vendor and does not provide checks for individuals or families.
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888-288-4762


MoneyGeek.com
As an independent finance site, MoneyGeek.com aims to help people make smarter financial decisions for their lifestyle. Living with a disability can alter a person's lifestyle drastically, which is why our team has been working hard to build a helpful set of easy-to-use resources for people with disabilities.
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GoGrad
The following guide provides funding sources, resources for students with visual and hearing impairments, and an expert interview discussing how to excel in graduate school as a student with a disability.


Lori's Voice
Lori's Voice is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization which was founded and established to help young people with disabilities. Specifically children with a neuromuscular or degenerative disorder.
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Network of Care
This Web site is a resource for individuals, families and agencies concerned with behavioral health. It provides information about behavioral health services, laws, and related news, as well as communication tools and other features. The Network of Care for Behavioral Health, provided by the Allegany County Mental Health System's Office; the Garrett County Core Service Agency, and the Washington County Mental Health Authority.
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Maryland Financial Advocates
If you have a child with special needs, you face long-run financial demands that cannot be fully met through federal and state assistance. What can you do to try and meet them? A special needs trust may provide an answer to this dilemma. This is a trust designed to provide for assorted care and lifestyle needs not covered by insurance.
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410-663-0700
9621 Harford Rd, Baltimore, MD, 21234

Affordable Colleges Online
Although we can’t pay for tuition bills or offer financial aid directly, we can help students and parents identify colleges, degree programs, scholarship opportunities and more that fit their respective academic and financial wants and needs.
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Alyssa V. Phillips Foundation
The purpose of the Alyssa V. Phillips Foundation is to support individuals with Cerebral Palsy (“CP”) with a focus on assisting children with CP, the families of children with CP, or any individual impacted by CP in maximizing independence.
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Family Reach
Family Reach is a national nonprofit dedicated to alleviating the financial burden of cancer. Working with more than 200 hospitals and cancer centers nationwide, the organization provides immediate financial assistance, education and navigation to families before they hit critical breaking points.
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Generation rescue
Generation Rescue curated a movement dedicated to providing comprehensive treatment opportunities to autism families. As an innovative and results-oriented organization, we bridge the gap between philanthropy and expert-driven services by collaborating with like-minded stakeholders. Together, our vision fosters a sense of belonging and hope for future generations.
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Matthew Larson Foundation
To raise awareness and funds necessary to overcome pediatric brain tumors and to help the children and families affected by them.
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My Goal
MyGOAL Autism is a 501 c(3) non-profit organization with a vision to restore lives and families affected by Autism through Education and Empowerment.
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877-886-9462


The Ray Tye Medical Aid Foundation
The Ray Tye Medical Aid Foundation's charter and mission is dedicated to funding in-hospital life saving medical treatment and surgeries for those who do not have medical insurance, and for which no other financial resources are available.
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781-356-4300


Southern Maryland Tri-County Community Action Committee, Inc.
SMTCCAC, Inc. offers a wide variety of programs to support our mission of combating poverty in Southern Maryland and promoting self-sufficiency to residents of Calvert, Charles, and St. Mary's Counties.
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301-274-4474
8377 Old Leonardtown Road, Hughesville, MD, 20637

Community Ministry of Calvert County
A nonprofit organization dedicated to providing emergency grants to people who need them in Calvert County. We provide assistance with rent and with utilities including electricity, gas, oil and water.
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410-414-8007
440 Main St., Prince Frederick, MD, 20678

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