Home and Vehicle Modification Program
|Record #: CDR1538||Last Modified: 09 Mar 2020||Last Full Update: 09 Mar 2020|
|Social Media||Website: www.marchofdimes.ca/EN/programs/hvmp/Pages/HomeandVehicle.aspx|
|Description & Services|
|Description||March of Dimes Canada's Home and Vehicle Modification Program provides funding for basic home and/or vehicle modifications. The program is intended to assist permanent Ontario residents with a substantial impairment expected to last one year or more, with their disability management.
Consumers who meet program criteria can apply for grant funding:
*Up to $15,000 lifetime maximum for home modifications
*Up to $15,000 every ten years for vehicle modifications
|Areas Served||Peel Region|
|Eligibility||To be eligible for funding of home or vehicle modifications under the Home and Vehicle Modification Program (HVMP), a person must be:
*A permanent Ontario resident -- the person must make his/her permanent and principal home in Ontario. Temporary residents and visitors (e.g. tourists, students, foreign workers on a work permit, etc.) are not eligible.
*A person with a substantial impairment caused by bodily injury, birth defect or illness that is ongoing and/or recurring and is expected to last one year or more.
*The impairment impedes mobility and results in substantial restriction in activities of daily living e.g. personal
care and functioning in the community
|Languages||English ; French|
|Toll Free Phone||1-877-369-4867|
|Service Level||(51) Registered Charity|
|Subjects||Disabilities ; Home adaptations ; Vehicle adaptations|