Resources

Resources

Resources

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General Resources

National Council on Independent Living
NCIL advances independent living and the rights of people with disabilities. NCIL envisions a world in which people with disabilities are valued equally and participate fully.”
Miracle Flights
“We provide free flights to those in need of life-changing medical care not found in their local communities.”
UR Community Cares
“UR Community Cares uses secure web-based technology to match local Volunteers with Community Members (age 70 and over or age 18 and over with a physical disability) who need free at-home support. Household chores, yard work and companionship visits are requested and pre-scheduled online, thus offering family caregivers a respite opportunity. Through intergenerational social connections (within a 15-mile radius), we help build stronger communities where residents can safely age in place and live more independently.”

Cancer

National Children’s Cancer Society
341-241-1600
Corporate Angel Network
“Cancer patients fly free.”

Autonomic Nervous System Disorders

Dysautonomia International
“Dysautonomia International is a non-profit that seeks to improve the lives of individuals living with autonomic nervous system disorders through research, physician education, public awareness and patient empowerment programs.”

Blindness and Low Vision

National Federation of the Blind
“The National Federation of the Blind knows that blindness is not the characteristic that defines you or your future. Every day we raise the expectations of blind people, because low expectations create obstacles between blind people and our dreams.”