2015-2016 Inclusion and Accessible Vehicle Program Grants now open for applications

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The 2015-16 Inclusion Grants program is now open for applications and will remain open until funds are fully expended

Funding for Inclusion Grants

Funding for Inclusion Grants up to $25,000 is available for eligible non-profit, community-based organizations to create or improve accessibility such as installing ramps or visual fire alarms within buildings, facilities and playgrounds. Up to $5,000 is available to make events more accessible such as installing assistive listening devices or having sign language interpretation.
Applications and additional information (including program guidelines) can be downloaded from the government website at
http://www.swsd.gov.nl.ca/disabilities/inclusion_grants.html or requested (see contact information below).These documents have also been attached.

IG Application June 2015

IG Policy Manual June 2015

IG Information Sheet June 2015

Completed applications can be submitted by:
Email: inclusiongrants@gov.nl.ca
Fax:(709)729-6237
Mail:
Inclusion Grants
Department of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development
PO Box 8700
3rd Floor,West Block Confederation Building St. John’s, NL, A1B 4J6

Requests of alternate formats or any questions regarding the grants or application process can be made by:
Email: inclusiongrants@gov.nl.ca
Telephone:(709)729-6048
Toll-free:(888)729-6279
TTY:(709)729-5000
Toll-freeTTY:(888)729-5440

 

The Accessible Vehicle Funding Program

The Accessible Vehicle Funding Program provides financial support to eligible individuals and families towards the cost of purchasing and/or installing accessibility features for a new or existing vehicle. Partial grants can also be applied toward the cost of a new vehicle manufactured with accessibility features incorporated in its design.

Applications and additional information (including program guidelines) can be downloaded from the government website at http://www.swsd.gov.nl.ca/disabilities/accessible_vehicle_funding.html or requested (see contact information below). These documents have also been attached to this email.

AVF Application June 2015

AVF Policy Manual_June 2015

AVF Information Sheet June 2015

Completed applications can be submitted by:
Email: accessiblevehicle@gov.nl.ca
Fax: (709) 729-6237
Mail:
Accessible Vehicle Funding Program
Department of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development
PO Box 8700, 3rd Floor, West Block
Confederation Building, St. John’s, NL, A1B 4J6

Requests of alternate formats or any questions regarding funding or the application process can be made by:
Email: accessiblevehicle@gov.nl.ca
Telephone: (709) 729-6048
Toll-free: (888) 729-6279
TTY: (709) 729-5000
Toll-free TTY: (888) 729-5440