Veterans Assistance California

Handicap Van Financing and Resources in California

Where to Get Disability Assistance and Grants in California

Many disabled individuals are dismayed by the high cost of handicap vans. It often seems that the dream of owning a vehicle to transport yourself or a loved one will always remain out of reach.

Luckily, there is hope. There are many handicap van financing resources available to Californians with disabilities. MobilityWorks has assembled several of these programs below. To learn more, click on the links provided. If you have further questions, please don’t hesitate to contact MobilityWorks for assistance.


Disability Rights California www.disabilityrightsca.org
This organization advocates, educates, investigates, and litigates to protect and advance the rights of California citizens with disabilities. Their Client Assistance Program (CAP) helps residents receive services from the Department of Rehabilitation.
Contact Information
1831 K Street
Sacramento, CA 95811-4114
800-776-5746
TTY: 800-719-5798

Department of Rehabilitation (DOR) www.dor.ca.gov
The DOR’s Mobility Evaluation Program (MEP) provides driving evaluations for qualified individuals.
Contact Information
Mobility Evaluation Program (MEP) Office
9720 South Norwalk Boulevard
Santa Fe Spring, CA 90670
562-906-4972
Fax: 562-941-8719

AT Network www.atnet.org
AT Network strives to expand the accessibility of tools, resources, and technologies that promote independence and productivity for Californians with disabilities.
Contact Information
800-390-2699
TTY: 800-900-0706
info@atnet.org

California Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) www.calvet.ca.gov
The California VA helps veterans and their families receive the federal and state benefits that they are entitled to. This may include assistance with handicap van and adaptive technologies access.
Contact Information
1227 O Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
1-800-952-5626
TTY: 1-800-324-5966

California State Council on Developmental Disabilities (SCDD) www.scdd.ca.gov
The SCDD ensures that Californians with developmental disabilities and their families receive the support and services they need.
Contact Information
1507 21st Street
Suite 210
Sacramento, CA 95811
916-322-8481
866-802-0514
Fax: 916-443-4957
council@scdd.ca.gov

California Statewide Independent Living Council (SILC) www.calsilc.org
The SILC represents people with disabilities throughout California. It helps determine the allocation of funding for independent living.
Contact Information
1600 K Street
Suite 100
Sacramento, CA 95814
916-445-0142
866-866-7452
TTY: 866-745-2889
Fax: 916-445-5973

Pacific Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Center www.adapacific.org
The Pacific ADA Center helps educate the public on the Americans with Disabilities act of 1990 and provides technical assistance and training. This is one of 10 ADA centers across the country and serves Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, and the Pacific Basin.
Contact Information
555 12th Street
Suite 1030
Oakland, CA 94607-4046
510-285-5600
800-949-4232