Other Funding Resources


The Arc of Illinois offers Consumer Stipend Funds to families of children with disabilities to attend conferences which will help them help their child.

The Gateways to Opportunity Early Education program provides scholarships to those pursuing college credit, credentials or degrees. The courses you take need to be in early childhood education or child development.

The Illinois Assistive Technology Program (IATP) loan program provides loans specifically for individuals with disabilities and their family members, guardians, advocates and authorized representatives, who are residents of the State of Illinois, to purchase assistive technology for daily living.