35.3. Additional Programs or Resources
Family Voices of North Dakota
Phone: (888) 522-9654
Family Voices, a national grassroots network of families and friends, advocates for health care services that are family-centered, community-based, comprehensive, coordinated and culturally competent for all children and youth with special health care needs; promotes the inclusion of all families as decision makers at all levels of health care; and supports essential partnerships between families and professionals
Interagency Program for Assistive Technology (IPAT)
Phone: (800) 265-4728
The purpose of IPAT is to provide education, consultation, and referral to people with disabilities so they can access assistive technology (AT) devices and services.
Lend A Hand
Lend A Hand is a program of Dakota Medical Foundation (DMF) that helps caring community members raise funds for families experiencing a medical crisis. The program provides fundraising resources, online giving options and matching funds to inspire and compound giving.
North Dakota Association for the Disabled
Phone: (888) 578-6323
The North Dakota Association for the Disabled is a nonprofit, charitable organization founded by concerned citizens for the purpose of assisting people with mental and physical disabilities in the state of North Dakota, many of whom are not eligible for services from other agencies.
North Dakota Center for Persons with Disabilities
Promote the health and wellness of North Dakota citizens with disabilities and prevent or lessen the effects of secondary conditions associated with disabilities
North Dakota Protection & Advocacy Project
Phone: (800) 472-2670
Contact via email
The Protection & Advocacy Project (P&A) is a state agency whose purpose is to advocate for, and protect the legal rights of, people with disabilities.
The Possibilities Grant was established for the sole purpose of purchasing assistive technology devices and services for people residing in North Dakota and Moorhead, MN
Prescription Assistance Program
Toll Free: 1-877-460-9996
The Prescription Assistance Program is designed to advocate on behalf of clients facing difficulty obtaining prescription medication. Our program works directly with healthcare providers and pharmaceutical companies to reduce the cost of your prescription medication.
Prescription Connection for ND
Web site designed to help low-income, uninsured North Dakota residents get free or discounted brand-name medicines.
Rebuilding Together Fargo Moorhead Area
Phone/fax 701-356-RTFM (7836)
Rebuilding Together Fargo Moorhead Area's mission: Together we Transform the lives of low-income homeowners by improving the safety and health of their homes and revitalizing our community. We do this by offering home repair and renovation services, free of charge, to low-income families with an emphasis on helping the elderly, people with disabilities and Veterans.
Rebuilding Together *Greater Bismarck/Mandan Area,
701-221-3232 (please leave a message)
Serving low-income homeowners, especially the elderly, people with disabilities and families with children, Rebuilding Together works in partnership with local corporations; foundations and civic, educational, religious and community organizations to “rebuild” houses and communities. All of the work is performed by volunteer laborers, utilizing donated materials and resources, at no cost to the homeowner with the work being done on a one-day blitz, usually on the first Saturday in May.
VSA North Dakota
Tel: (701) 255-2905
VSA North Dakota strives to create and maintain a community where people with disabilities can learn through, participate in, and have access to the arts. Recognizing that every individual has a creative voice that needs to be both expressed and heard, VSA North Dakota provides, promotes, and furthers arts centered activities in inclusive settings so people with and without disabilities can experience the arts together.