Disabled and Handicapped Services Federal Grants

Showing results 1-25 of 30 for Disabled and Handicapped Services federal grants, government grants and loans. For detailed information on a Disabled and Handicapped Services federal grant including eligibility requirements or financial assistance, click the title.
Americans With Disabilities Act Technical Assistance Program
To ensure that public accommodations and commercial facilities and State and local governments learn of the requirements of Titles II and III of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and acquire the knowledge needed to comply voluntarily with...
www.FederalGrantsWire.com/americans-with-disabilit...

Blind Rehabilitation Centers
To provide personal and social adjustment programs and medical or health-related services for eligible blinded veterans at selected VA Medical Centers maintaining blind rehabilitation centers.
www.FederalGrantsWire.com/blind-rehabilitation-cen...

Books for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
To provide library service to the blind and physically handicapped residents of the United States and its Territories, and to American citizens living abroad.
www.FederalGrantsWire.com/books-for-the-blind-and-...

Capital Assistance Program for Elderly Persons and Persons with Disabilities
To provide financial assistance in meeting the transportation needs of seniors and individuals with disabilities where public transportation services are unavailable, insufficient or inappropriate. The Section 5310 program is designed to supplement...
www.FederalGrantsWire.com/capital-assistance-progr...

Centers for Independent Living
To support a Statewide network of centers for independent living (centers or CILs) and provide financial assistance to centers that comply with the standards and assurances in section 725(b) and (c) of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended...
www.FederalGrantsWire.com/centers-for-independent-...

Coal Mine Workers' Compensation
To provide benefits to coal miners who have become totally disabled due to coal workers' pneumoconiosis (CWP), and to widows and other surviving dependents of miners who have died of this disease.
www.FederalGrantsWire.com/coal-mine-workers-compen...

Developmental Disabilities Basic Support and Advocacy Grants
Developmental Disabilities Basic Support and Advocacy Grants: To enable individuals with developmental disabilities to become independent, productive, integrated and included into their communities. Funding under these programs is to assist States...
www.FederalGrantsWire.com/developmental-disabiliti...

Developmental Disabilities Projects of National Significance
To provide for grants, contracts and cooperative agreements for projects of national significance that create opportunities for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to directly and fully contribute to, and participate in, all...
www.FederalGrantsWire.com/developmental-disabiliti...

Employment Programs for People with Disabilities
The Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) provides national leadership on disability employment policy to the Department of Labor and other Federal agencies. ODEP develops and fosters the adoption and implementation of comprehensive and...
www.FederalGrantsWire.com/employment-programs-for-...

Employment Service
To assist persons to secure employment and workforce information by providing a variety of services to both job seekers and employers free of charge. Job seekers are provided career services, which include: labor exchange services, job search...
www.FederalGrantsWire.com/employment-service.html

Family Support Payments to States-Assistance Payments
To provide aid to the aged, blind, and the permanently and totally disabled in Guam, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands.
www.FederalGrantsWire.com/family-support-payments-...

Federal Employment for Individuals With Disabilities
To encourage Federal agencies to provide assistance to persons with disabilities, including disabled veterans, in obtaining and retaining Federal employment, with or without reasonable accommodations including readers, interpreters, and other...
www.FederalGrantsWire.com/federal-employment-for-i...

Head Start
To promote school readiness by enhancing the social and cognitive development of low-income children, including children on federally recognized reservations and children of migratory farm workers, through the provision of comprehensive health,...
www.FederalGrantsWire.com/head-start.html

Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation
To provide compensation for disability or death resulting from injury, including occupational disease, to eligible private employees.
www.FederalGrantsWire.com/longshore-and-harbor-wor...

Medicare-Hospital Insurance
To provide hospital insurance protection for covered services to persons age 65 or above, to certain disabled persons and to individuals with chronic renal disease.
www.FederalGrantsWire.com/medicarehospital-insuran...

Medicare-Supplementary Medical Insurance
To provide medical insurance protection for covered services to persons age 65 or over, to certain disabled persons and to individuals with end-stage renal disease. Enrollment in Part B is voluntary.
www.FederalGrantsWire.com/medicaresupplementary-me...

Mental Retardation-President's Committee on Mental Retardation
The Presidentís Committee for People with Intellectual Disabilities (PCPID), provides advice to the President and to the Secretary of Health and Human Services through the Commissioner of the Administration on Intellectual and Developmental...
www.FederalGrantsWire.com/mental-retardationpresid...

National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research
To support and coordinate research and its utilization in order to improve the lives of people of all ages with physical and mental disabilities, especially persons with severe disabilities, through: (1) identifying and eliminating causes and...
www.FederalGrantsWire.com/national-institute-on-di...

Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Mental Illness
To enable the expansion of the Protection and Advocacy system established in each State to: (1) Protect and advocate the rights of individuals with mental illness; (2) investigate incidents of abuse and neglect of individuals with mental illness if...
www.FederalGrantsWire.com/protection-and-advocacy-...

Rehabilitation Services-Independent Living Services for Older Individuals Who are Blind
To provide any independent living services that are described in 34 CFR Section 367.3(b) of the IL program regulations to older individuals who are blind that improve or expand services for these individuals; and conduct activities to help improve...
www.FederalGrantsWire.com/rehabilitation-servicesi...

Rehabilitation Services-Service Projects
To provide discretionary grant funds to State vocational rehabilitation agencies and public nonprofit organizations for special projects and demonstrations which hold promise of expanding and otherwise improving services to individuals with...
www.FederalGrantsWire.com/rehabilitation-servicess...

Rehabilitation Services-Vocational Rehabilitation Grants to States
To assist States in operating comprehensive, coordinated, effective, efficient and accountable programs of vocational rehabilitation (VR); to assess, plan, develop, and provide VR services for individuals with disabilities, consistent with their...
www.FederalGrantsWire.com/rehabilitation-servicesv...

Senior Companion Program
The Senior Companion Program provides grants to qualified agencies and organizations for the dual purpose of engaging persons 55 and older, particularly those with limited incomes, in volunteer service to meet critical community needs; and to...
www.FederalGrantsWire.com/senior-companion-program...

Social Insurance for Railroad Workers
To pay rail social security level benefits (tier I), benefits based on rail service alone (tier II), vested dual benefits, supplemental annuities, annuities based on total or occupational disability, and sickness and unemployment benefits to...
www.FederalGrantsWire.com/social-insurance-for-rai...

Social Security-Disability Insurance
To replace part of the earnings lost because of a physical or mental impairment, or a combination of impairments, severe enough to prevent a person from working.
www.FederalGrantsWire.com/social-securitydisabilit...