As part of our ongoing commitment to providing a comprehensive care package, BATA Inc.'s staff is always available to offer guidance to parents, including helping them access relevant resources. Some websites we think may be of help to you and your family are listed below:
Tools to assist to help parents teach toddlers to understand and use language
There is an ongoing discussion via e-mail on specific concerns. Parents can sign on and join a listserv applicable to them.
Computer tools designed specifically for those with severe physical disabilities allow for increased self-reliance and a vastly enhanced computing and Internet experience.
Our Mission is to ease the burdens of families with children with special needs by raising money for adaptive equipment not covered by health insurance.
Making Opportunities Reality Granting Assistance Nationwide
Dedicated to helping spinal cord injury survivors and their families live more independent and hopeful lives.
Wheel to Walk Foundation is a non-profit organization that helps children with disabilities, 20 years and younger, obtain medical & adaptive equipment or therapy services not provided by insurance –
provides guide dogs for eligible blind children between the ages of 11-17, free of charge –
Blind children in the US can receive two free braille books per year –
Bright Steps Forward provides funding for intensive pediatric therapy to financially disadvantaged children with neurological disorders such as cerebral palsy, disabilities of prematurity, autism, and other congenital or acquired conditions that affect their physical functioning –
The Grottoes of North America Humanitarian Foundation helps cover the costs of dental treatment, including hospital and anesthesia costs, when needed, for children with cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy and related neuromuscular disorders, those who are mentally challenged, and organ transplant recipients –
The Different Needz Foundation has a mission to provide grants to individuals with developmental disabilities, their families and organizations that support them to provide medical equipment and/or services –