Assistive Technology Grant Program

Contact: Mary Ann Newton
(mnewton@independenceinc.org)
Assistive Technology Grant Coordinator
620-341-9002

Please note: This program is based out of our satellite office in Emporia. The address is 215 W. 6th Avenue, Suite 105A in Emporia KS.  The phone number is 620-341-9002.

Our Assistive Technology Grant Program assists individuals with disabilities throughout Kansas in acquiring assistive technology or accessibility modifications to their home.

A grant may be provided in an amount up to $2,000.00, not to exceed 50% of the cost of the assistive technology or accessible housing modification. Matching funds from other sources are required and can include personal contributions.

Assistive technology includes items or modifications in the following areas:

  • Vision
  • Hearing
  • Communication
  • Mobility
  • Home Modifications
  • Computers and Related Equipment
  • Recreation and Leisure

Assistance is available to help fill out the grant application and to help find other grants.