Kansas

Loans/Financing

Open Options Financial Assistance

Offers financial assistance to individuals and families in financial need. Individuals with disabilities who reside in the Open Options chartered territory are eligible. The chartered territory includes the counties of Johnson and Wyandotte in Kansas and Clay, Jackson, and Platte counties in Missouri.

K-Loan

A consumer-run program designed to provide persons with disabilities and their families with access to financial resources toward acquiring assistive technology through education, saving and borrowing.

Grant

Multiple Sclerosis Foundation Assistive Technology Program

The Assistive Technology Program may help locate, partially fund, or provide full funding for one of a wide range of devices. These allow those with MS to function more independently in their daily lives, as well as more easily participate in recreational, educational, and vocational activities.

GiveTech.org

GiveTech was established to identify individuals whose disabilities leave them physically unable to use a computer through normal means (e.g. mouse and/or keyboard) but who remain lucid, who lack the financial ability to purchase the necessary computer input technology to allow them to use a computer, whose lives would be greatly improved by the ability to use a computer.

Association of Blind Citizens Assistive Technology Fund

Association of Blind Citizens will provide funds to cover 50% of the retail price of adaptive devices or software. The ABC board of directors believes that this program will allow blind and visually impaired individuals access to technology products that will have a significant impact on improving employment opportunities, increase the level of independence and enhance their overall quality of life.

Walter S. and Evan C. Jones Foundation

The Jones Foundation provides financial assistance for medical and dental services for children under age 21 who are US Citizens and who currently reside in Coffey, Lyon or Osage County, Kansas and have done so continuously for no less than one year immediately prior to application.

First Hand Foundation

First Hand Foundation bridges gaps by providing funding—both domestically and globally—for individual children with health needs when insurance and other financial resources have been exhausted.

Program

Assistive Technology for Kansas Program

Assistive Technology for Kansas Program connects people with disabilities and health conditions of all ages with the assistive technology they need to learn, work, play and participate in community life safely and independently.