Grant Resources

ACT Today – This ACT program awards grants of up to $5,000 with priority given to families with household incomes less than $100,000. Funding may be used for ABA, speech therapy, OT, meds and home safety devices. There are quarterly grant deadlines.

 

ACT Today For Military Families – The ACT Today! board provides funding assistance to families on a quarterly basis.

 

Adonis Autism Assistance Foundation – The Adonis Autism Assistance Foundation has 3 different grant programs with online applications for FL residents in Lee Charlotte, Collier, Hendry or Glades counties.

 

Aid for Autistic Children Foundation – The Aid for Autistic Children Foundation has financial assistance and charitable grants of up to $150,000 in total debt relief per household

 

Anchor of Hope Foundation – Click on "Opportunities" and then "Special Needs Scholarship" to get the Anchor of Hope scholarship application and instructions. The maximum grant for special needs children for various uses is $250 per family.

 

Autism Cares – This Autism Cares webpage contains a direct link to the registration process for a Financial Support Award. These Awards are granted on a monthly basis to families who have experienced a qualifying even suc as loss of employment. The maximum award per family is $1000.

 

Autism Now State Support Grants and Cash Subsidies – This Autism Now webpage provides links to specific state family support grants or cash subsidies. Each resource has different qualifying amounts and eligibility criteria

 

Autism Resource Center of South Florida – The Autism Resource Center of S. FLs has listings for a dozen different resources. These include scholarships and/or grants for children diagnosed with ASD as well as a directory of other useful resources.

 

Autism Support Network – This Autism Support Network webpage provides listings as well as direct links to dozens of financial resources and other online support.

 

Benefits.gov – This website provides access to a "Benefit Finder" which offers multiple search methods to quickly find state and federal benefits you may be entitled to.

 

Children's Charity Fund – This CCF webpage provides you with a direct link to the grant application for medical equipment or educational grants.

 

Disabled Children's Relief Fund – DCRF grant applications may be used for modest requests of up to $200 for assistive devices or rehabilitative services. The online application is available between April and September.

 

Doug Flutie Jr Foundation – This web page explains the grant guidelines and application process for grants up to $20,000. The Doug Flutie Jr Foundation grant program has a geographic focus which includes New England, NY, NJ, and Southern CA.

 

The Ezra B. Smith Foundation for Autism Therapy and Aducation – The Ezra B. Smith Foundation seeks to provide financial assistance for ABA therapy and education for autistic children.

 

Family First Program: National Autism Association – This Helping Hand Program can provide a one time grant of up to $1,000 to help pay for treatment of an autistic child under the age of 21.

 

First Hand Foundation – The First Hand Foundation will provide families who meet certain financial guidelines with grants of up to $1,000 for ABA therapy.

 

Hannah and Friends – The Hannah's Helping Hands Grant Program provides quality of life grants for families that care for children with special needs in FL, IN, KS, RI and NY.

 

Heal Autism Now – The HEAL Foundation provides grants of up to $1,500 to improve the lives of families with autism in the Greater Jacksonville FL area.

 

Loud Mommy (iPads) – Loud Mommy provides iPads for nonverbal children and families that neet certain financial guidelines. This webpage is where applications can be requested. Applications must be mailed.

 

Maggie Welby Foundation – The Maggie Welby Foundation offers grants ranging from $250 to $2,500 to children and families in need for a variety of purposes.

 

Maggie's Hope – Maggie's Hope is always looking for ways to directly help families in need that are affected by autism. This web address takes you directly to the application.

 

Modest Needs Foundation – This link takes you to the required registration page to learn about several Modest Needs grant opportunities and eligibility requirements.

 

National Listening Scholarship Foundation – The National Listening Scholarship Foundation has 2 scholarship programs for qualified families with children with listening and learning difficulties who participate in ABA programs. 

 

Small Steps in Speech – This webpage provides a direct link to the Small Steps in Speech grant application. Funds may be used for speech therapy and/or assistive device software applications.

 

Spectrum of Hope Foundation – This webpage both explains and provides a direct link to this organization's Advocacy Grant application. Funds are available to CA residents for various uses including ABA and speech therapy.

 

Talk About Curing Autism: Family Scholarship Program – This TACA webpage contains links to dozens of grant and scholarship opportunities for families to help with the cost of ABA therapies.

 

United Healthcare Children's Foundation – The UHC Fund facilitates access to medical-related services that enhance a child's life and which are not fully covered by the available commercial health benefit plan.

 

Please contact us for more details on funding through Grants and Scholarships