EQUIPMENT LOAN FUND FOR THE DISABLED

EQUIPMENT LOAN FUND FOR THE DISABLED

 
General Information
Description of ServiceOffers low interest loans for the purchase of essential equipment necessary for disabled person to overcome barriers to daily living or vocational functioning following rehabilitation. Loans range from $500-$4000 with a repayment period of 2-8 years and the interest rate will vary. Examples of eligible equipment include, but are not limited to, wheelchairs, wheelchair van lifts, ramps, communication devices for hearing impaired/deaf, and prostheses.
Geographical AreaNassau, Suffolk
 
Client Information
EligibilityPersons with a wide range of mental or physical disabilities. A New York State licensed physician or psychologist must certify the individual is disabled.
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 52 Washington Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Rensselaer, NY 12144
Mailing Address 1 52 Washington Street
Mailing City, State, Zip Rensselaer, NY 12144
Main Phone (518)474-0197
Web Address www.ocfs.state.ny.us
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateJul14
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES
Affiliated Program: EQUIPMENT LOAN FUND FOR THE DISABLED
This Service: EQUIPMENT LOAN FUND FOR THE DISABLED
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Assistive Technology Equipment (LH-0600)
Assistive Technology Equipment Acquisition Assistance (LH-0650.0700-015)
Assistive Technology Equipment Loan (LH-0650.0250)
Disabilities Issues (YZ-1700)
Home Barrier Removal Loans (BH-3000.3540)
Low Interest Loans (NT-6400.4500)
Physical Disabilities (YF-6500)