MO Better primarily assists the following:

  • Missouri children with physical disabilities/disorders
  • Missouri adults w/physical disabilities/disorders
  • Missouri children and adults with permanent physical impairments due accidents or incidents

Applicants may have a diagnosed physical impairment including (but not limited to)

  • Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophy and related neuromuscular disease causing disability
  • Spinal muscular atrophy
  • ALS, all other neuropathies, and all other conditions causing disability
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Post-polio
  • Guillain-Barre´
  • Spinal Cord Injury (caused by traumatic injury or medical cause)
  • Spina Bifida
  • Transverse Myelitis (if paralysis is still experienced

Eligible Items/Equipment

Any piece of equipment that allows an applicant to be active and participate in a will be considered including (but not limited to):

 

  • Assistive Technology Equipment
  • Communications devices /speech recognition software
  • Evaluation and training costs for
  • Adaptive vehicle modifications including wheelchair lifts, driving controls
  • Stair lifts
  • Smart Home devices/environmental controls
  • Speech recognition software
  • Portable Ramps
  • Lumber/materials/labor costs for minor home modifications including building ramps, widening doors, bathroom modifications, etc.

NOTE:

Ineligible Items/Equipment:  We will not consider applications for:

  • Purchase of vans
  • equipment used in therapy,
  • medical items
  • medical supplies

 

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