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Is there any help on getting a handicap van as I am on a fixed income? 

Hello, I am using a wheelchair and I've been hauling it on the back of my truck but it's getting hard to load and unload. Thank you.

  1. I did look at getting a van a few years ago. They are very expensive. I mean, if you want all the modifications that go with it. I'm not sure if there's any help out there for people on low incomes. My guess is probably not.

    1. A number of grants and programs of assistance for many different items/services through Multiple Sclerosis Foundation at They have helped a number of friends that need assistance - from cooling devices, emergency care, caretaker respite, emergency bills, transportation, computers, exercise and fitness. Check it out. Maybe not for van upgrades, but definitely for a number of categories that could make your life a bit easier. Welcome to the community MSTony!

      1. Hi ,

        You can also try NMSS Financial Assistance, as well as the MSAA toll-free at (800) 532-7667, or email them at and put "financial assistance" as the subject. I hope that helps! -Warmly, Donna ( team)

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