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1.5. Additional Programs or Resources

Additional programs or resources located in this state include:

Ability Loan Program
1-800-STAR-656 (in state only)
(334) 293-7008 (office)
The program is an Alternative Financing Program for individuals with disabilities and their families to borrow money at a low-interest or extended-terms for the purchase of assistive technology, adaptive equipment and related services. Alternative financing needs may include but will not be limited to a means of paying for devices not covered by public programs, as a means of providing a loan sooner than other public programs, and/or a means of having another funding source available.


Adaptive Aquatics
Phone: (205) 807-7519
Adaptive Aquatics is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the introduction, teaching and advancement of adapted water skiing for children and adults with physical disabilities.


Alabama Association for Persons in Supported Employment
Phone: (334) 613-3527
The mission of the Alabama Chapter of the Association for Persons in Supported Employment is to enhance innovative individualized employment opportunities, promote careers, and improve the quality of life for individual with significant disabilities by providing education, technical assistance and training, advocacy and support to people, family members, employers, and employment specialists.


Alabama Disabilities Advocacy Program (ADAP)
Phone: (800) 826-1675
Phone: (205) 348-4928
ADAP's mission is to provide quality, legally-based advocacy services to Alabamians with disabilities in order to protect, promote and expand their rights.


Alabama Head Injury Foundation
3100 Lorna Road, Suite 200, Hoover, Alabama, 35216
Phone: (800) 433-8002
AHIF helps access available resources and provides services and programs which meet the unique needs of individuals with traumatic brain injury (TBI) as well as spinal cord injury (SCI) in certain programs.


Angel Flight
Phone: (877) 426-2643
Phone: (770) 452-7958
Angel Flight arranges free air transportation for people that have a medical need that can't be filled in their local area. Angel Flight serves primarily patients who are traveling from, to or through the states of Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee, and the Carolinas. Our organization believes that the cost of travel should never stand in the way of receiving medical care.


Camp ASCCA
Phone: (256) 825-9226
The Camp ASCCA Mission is to help children and adults with disabilities achieve equality, dignity, and maximum independence. This is to be accomplished through a safe and quality program of camping, recreation, and education in a year-round barrier-free environment.


Lakeshore Foundation
Phone: (205) 313-7400
Lakeshore Foundation is a not-for-profit organization that promotes independence for persons with physically disabling conditions and opportunities to pursue active healthy lifestyles.


Special Equestrians, Inc.
Phone: (205) 987-9462
Special Equestrians, Inc. was created to offer therapeutic horseback riding to the physically, emotionally or mentally challenged.


Technology Assistance for Special Consumers (T.A.S.C.)
To provide individuals with disabilities, their families or advocate and associated professionals access to assistive technology devices and services to increase independence in the home, school, and work environments.


VSA Arts Alabama
Phone: (205) 322-4086
VSA arts of Alabama is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the arts for people with disabilities by implementing arts-related programming, training, and advocacy across the state.


Women's Reproductive Health Clinic
Phone: (205) 934-5858
The reproductive health clinic for women with disabilities provides rehabilitation, medical and gynecological care for women with whom routine doctor visits have presented special problems. It is recognized at the Spain Rehabilitation Center that women with disabilities have special health care needs and they provide this care in an accessible setting.

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