ALS Guardian Angels
grants help families with expenses not covered by Medicare, Medicaid,
insurance and other reimbursement programs. Recipients may apply for and
receive grants up to $1,500 each. Grant approval will be based on need and
ALS HOMECARE FUND
The ALS Guardian Angels has retained the services of Mary Beth Geiss. For nearly 22 years, she has dedicated her career to PALS and their families. Today, Mary Beth has emerged as a nationally renowned expert on ALS home care. Her company, ALS CARE, focuses on the essential needs of PALS and their families. To learn about the many services she offers, go to her website at ALSCare.com.
RESPITE CARE FUND
This fund provides regular respite to caregivers and families for as long as the grant allows. Recipients can use it to get away for a few hours weekly for recreation and relaxation. The ALS Guardian Angels will work with you to locate a qualified caregiver in your area. Unfortunately, we cannot offer care to vented patients.
MEDICAL EQUIPMENT FUND
ALS is a progressive disease necessitating a variety of medical devices and equipment. The ALS Guardian Angels equipment fund helps PALS meet those needs. This would include the purchase or rental of communication equipment, durable medical equipment, bathing, and toileting equipment and other items that will help ease the demands of living with ALS.
The vacation fund helps ALS families create memories that will endure forever. If traveling is not possible, the grant can be used for other opportunities such as family reunions.
This fund helps with the special transportation needs of PALS. This includes van modifications, special transport services, and other forms of transportation specific to the needs of PALS.
HOME MODIFICATION FUND
This fund helps provide money toward making the home safe for PALS and to help CALS with the care giving process. Items like ramps, bathroom upgrades, and generators would be included.
To Apply For a Grant
To Apply for a Grant please fill out the form by clicking on the Grant Request Form button below. This form lets us know a little bit about you, and which fund best fits your needs. Once we receive your request we determine if you qualify for one of the Grants. It is important that you fill out the form in its entirety, leaving any information out will delay the process.
The information you provide on the Grand Request Form is confidential. We will never share it with anyone.