Other Organizations That Can Help
Hope4Minds fosters hope and enriches the lives of children with an acquired brain injury through support and education.
Ragan’s Hope helps parents of children with catastrophic injuries by providing financial, emotional and spiritual support, in the name of Christ.
The Arc of Texas promotes, protects and advocates for the human rights and self-determination of Texans with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Texas Parent to Parent is committed to improving the lives of Texas children who have disabilities, chronic illness, and/or special health care needs. Provides links to numerous resources.
UnitedHealthCare Children’s Foundation – Family Grants –UHCCF grants provide financial help/assistance for families with children that have medical needs not covered or not fully covered by their commercial health insurance plan. The Foundation aims to fill the gap between what medical services/items a child needs and what their commercial health benefit plan will pay for.
Any Baby Can is an Austin, Texas based nonprofit organization. They believe all children deserve the chance to be healthy and happy. They strengthen parents and their children through in-home therapies, resource navigation, and family support services.
Easter Seals offers a variety of services to help people with disabilities address life’s challenges from child development centers to physical rehabilitation and job training for people with disabilities.
The Special Needs Alliance helps individuals with disabilities, their families and the professionals who serve them.
Texas Elks Children’s Services Provides medical equipment to eligible children who have no other funding source to pay for items needed. Must start at a local Elks Lodge – call for location nearest to you. Also has a camp for children with special health care needs.
Navigate Life Texas website is especially for families and parents of children with disabilities or special health-care needs and is designed to offer support, inspiration, resources, and links to services available.
Texas Home of Your Own works one-on-one with people with disabilities and their families, helping them become homeowners.
Texas Community Resource Coordination Group (CRCGs)
Local interagency groups comprised of public and private providers that come together to develop individual services plans for children, youth, and adults whose needs can be met only through interagency coordination and cooperation.
Legacy of Hope Austin provides opportunities to explore the arts, specialized horseback riding for kids with special needs, and ‘date night’ respite care for their parents.
The Determined Parents Foundation grants money for things like co-pays, deductibles and items insurance only partially covers or does not cover at all.
Variety of Texas Children’s Charity a last resort for financial assistance for families of special needs children in need of medical equipment/devices, physical therapy, educational resources and more.
Make A Wish Foundation – grants the wish of a child diagnosed with a life-threatening medical condition in the United States and its territories.
Growing Roots empowers families of children with special needs through hands-on information, resources and support.
Single Mothers Grants – financial assistance for utility bills, child care, college, medical bills, medications, rent assistance, buying a home and more.