The Direct Help Grant Program is offered through the Carlos Vieira Foundation to provide services, medical necessities, and educational tools to families affected by autism who live in Central California.
A family can apply once per calendar year per child with autism. Please note that the deadline for each calendar year is December 1st. If a completed application (with all supporting documentation) is not received by this deadline, it will roll into the following year. There is a limit of $500 per grant. Families must complete the application, provide all required supporting documentation, and the child must meet the three following requirements to be considered eligible:
Please read the grant program Frequently Asked Questions and ensure that the following check list is completed prior to applying.
All of the check list items above must be submitted with the application for it to be approved, unless otherwise noted.
If you decide to download the application and mail it in with all necessary documents, please mail to the following address:
Carlos Vieira Foundation
Direct Help Grant Program
6079 Washington Blvd.
Livingston, CA 95334
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