If you have a child with special health-related needs, ages birth through 26 years of age, and you live in Springfield, Missouri or a surrounding community, we encourage you to apply. The Foundation assists with needs not covered by any form of health insurance or other agency.

 

The needs include, but are not limited to:

  • Dental needs not covered by Medicaid (or for children without dental coverage)

  • Physical, occupational and/or speech therapy equipment/supplies for home use

  • Home modifications (i.e. wheelchair ramps, accessible baths/showers)

  • Respite care

  • Travel assistance to specialty health care appointments (for ages 19-26 year old)

  • Funeral expenses for a child

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