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Emergency fund for people with disabilities

The RISE fund (Resilience and Independence in State of Emergency) was created to help people with disabilities remain as independent as possible during the COVID-19 pandemic. The fund may be used for:

  • Computers for telehealth and remote learning.
  • Cleaning supplies for staying healthy.
  • Utility payments.
  • Other equipment and services to mitigate isolation.

No income requirements or co-pays; maximum $2,500. For more information, contact the RISE Fund: 1-800-639-1522 or