Resources

Financial Assistance

Potential grants and financial resources available

Financial

Regional Center
4355 Ruffin Rd. Ste. 200
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 576-2996

Grants

Challenged Athletes Foundation
Provides grants for sports & recreation equipment
P.O. Box 910769
San Diego, CA 92191
(858) 866-0959

Disability Dreamweavers
Assists with purchase of items like wheelchairs, adaptive equipment, etc.
10420 Susie Place
Santee, CA 92071
(619) 449-4893

Go Out and Live Successfully ( GOALS)
Assists with purchases of items like wheelchairs, lifts, stair slide, van repairs, etc.
P.O. Box 1406
Boca Raton, FL 33429

HeadNorth
Assists with a transitional hospital to home financial grant services or resources to return to a fulfilling and active lifestyle
2658 Del Mar Heights Rd., # 196
Del Mar, CA 92014
(858) 350-3193

Nice Guys
Assists with purchase of items like vans, wheelchairs, lifts, etc
P.O. Box 88146
San Diego, CA 92168
(858) 597-3997

Spinal Cord Opportunity for Rehabilitation Endowment SCORE
Gives grants to help relieve financial burden cases by SCI. Gives preference to young athletes injured while playing a sport
PO Box 25155
Los Angeles, CA 90025
(323) 655-8298

Quad Foundation Inc.
Assists with purchase of items like wheelchairs, adaptive equipment, etc.
306-N West El Norte Pkwy #441
Escondido, California 92026

United Cerebral Palsy -Bellows Fund
Each UCP affiliate gives out money from this fund for assistive technology to people with disabilities in need
(800) 877-5827

Community Services

Support Groups, Sports & Recreation and Other Services

Advocacy & Support Groups
Able-Disabled Advocacy
4283 El Cajon Blvd., Ste. 110
San Diego, CA 92105
(619) 231-5190

Access 2 Independence
8885 Rio San Diego Dr., Ste. 131
San Diego, CA 92103
(619) 293-3500

ALS Association
(800) 782-4747

American Parkinson’s Disease Association
8555 Aero Drive, Suite 305
San Diego, CA
(858) 273-6763

Autism Society
4699 Murphy Canyon Rd.
San Diego, CA
(858) 715-0678

Beanstalk Foundation

Blessed with Life
4353 Park Blvd.
San Diego, CA
(619) 634-9080

Capernaum
10981 San Diego Mission Rd. Ste. 220
San Diego, CA 92108
(951) 887-1121

Disability Rights of California
1-800-776-5746

Down Syndrome Association (DSA)
9245 Sky Park Court, Ste. 130
San Diego, CA
(619) 594-7389

Joni and Friends
4353 Park Blvd
San Diego, CA
(619) 634-9080

Joint Commission
The Joint Commission accredits and certifies more than 20,500 health care organizations and programs in the United States. The Joint Commission upholds the highest standards when it comes to patient safety and quality of care.
One Renaissance Blvd
Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois 60181
(630) 792-5800

HeadNorth
Assists with a transitional hospital to home financial grant services or resources to return to a fulfilling and active lifestyle
2658 Del Mar Heights Rd., # 196
Del Mar, CA 92014
(858) 350-3193

Kids Included Together San Diego, Inc.
740 13th Street, Ste. 220
San Diego, CA
(858) 320-2050
(858) 320-2057 fax

Muscular Dystrophy Association
9990 Mesa Rim Rd. Ste. 100
San Diego, CA
(858) 492-9792

National MS Society

National Spinal Cord Injury Association
75-20 Astoria Blvd.
Jackson Heights, NY
(718) 803-3782

PossAbilities
1808 3rd Avenue SE
Rochester, MN
(507) 281-6116

SpecialNeedsResourceFoundationofSanDiego.org

1475 Sixth Ave, 5th Floor
San Diego, CA
(619) 685-6970

Regional Center
4355 Ruffin Rd. Suite 200
San Diego, CA
(858) 576-2996

SHARP Challenged Since Childhood
4th Tuesday of month, 12:00-1:15 pm – SRC
Call Richard Green at 858-939-3156

SHARP Challenged Women’s Support Group
1st Tuesday of month, 12:30-2:00 pm – SRC
Call Jennifer Burdeaux at 858-939-3153

SHARP Drama and Support Group
Fridays, 3:00-4:30 p.m.- SRC
Call Richard Green at 858-939-3156

SHARP Arthritis Support Group
2nd Wednesday of month – GRC
Call Grace Latimer at 619-740-4105

SHARP Men with Spinal Cord Injuries Group
3rd Monday, 5:30-7:00 pm – SRC
Call Richard Green at 858-939-3156

SHARP Lymphedema Support Group
3rd Tuesday, 12:00-1:00 pm
Call 619-740-4577

SHARP SCI Wives and Girlfriends Group
2nd Tuesday, 4:00-6:00 pm – SRC
Call Jean Freeman at 619-384-1109

OTHER SHARP SERVICES & PROGRAMS
Driver Evaluation Program: 858-939-6942′
Balance/Vestibular Disorder Program:
Therapy to improve your balance and/or reduce
or eliminate dizziness/vertigo.
Call 858-939-6949 SRC
Call 619-740-4100 GRC
Call 619-591-7900 SCV
Call 619-522-3729 COR

Spina Bifida
PO Box 232272
San Diego, CA
(619) 491-9018

The California Department of Rehabilitation

Think First National Injury Prevention Foundation
29W120 Butterfield Rd., Ste. 105
Warrenville, IL
(630) 393-1400
(800) THINK56
(630) 393-1402

Quad Foundation Inc.
306-N West El Norte Pkwy #441
Escondido, CA 92026

United Cerebral Palsy
8525 Gibbs Drive, Ste.209
San Diego, CA 92123

Health and Wellness
Rehab Centers and Other Services

Awakenings Health Institute
110 North Rios Ave.
Solana Beach, CA 92075
(858) 794-9952

Challenge Center
5540 Lake Parkway
La Mesa, CA 91942
(619) 667-8644

Project Walk
2738 Loker Ave.
Carlsbad, CA 92010
(760) 431-9789

Scripps Memorial Hospital/Encinitas Rehabilitation Services

SDSU / The Fitness Clinic
5500 Campanile Dr
San Diego, CA 92182

SHARP Rehabilitation Center
(858) 939-3097