Handicap Van Financing and Resources 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 any questions or are interested in a resource that isn’t listed, contact MobilityWorks today.

MobilityWorks Locations in California

7 Three Sevens Lane
Chico, CA 95973
120 N. Diamond Street,
Fresno, CA 93701
325 N. Altadena Drive
Pasadena CA 91107
Los Angeles – Hawthorne
3403 Jack Northrop Ave.
Hawthorne, CA 90250
Los Angeles – Van Nuys
7720 Sepulveda Blvd
Van Nuys, CA 91405
1822 Embarcadero Ave.
Oakland, CA 94606
7239 Indiana Ave
Riverside, CA 92504
3127 Fite Circle, Suite B
Sacramento, CA 95827
San Diego
8130 Parkway Dr
La Mesa, Ca 91942
San Francisco
890 Cowan Road, Suite B
Burlingame, CA 94010
Santa Clara
1245 Laurelwood Rd
Santa Clara, CA 95054

Disability Rights California

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
Leagal Assistance: 800-776-5746
For all other purposes call:
916-504-5800 in Northern CA
213-213-8000 in Southern CA.
TTY: 800-719-5798

Department of Rehabilitation (DOR)

The DOR’s Mobility Evaluation Program (MEP) provides driving evaluations for qualified individuals.
Contact Information
Mobility Evaluation Program (MEP) Office
5140 Florence Ave., Suite C
Bell, CA 90201-3805
(323) 562-1323
(323) 562-1308 (VOICE)
(323) 562-1142 (FAX)

AT Network

AT Network strives to expand the accessibility of tools, resources, and technologies that promote independence and productivity for Californians with disabilities.
Contact Information
Ability Tools
1000 G Street, #100
Sacramento, CA 95814
TTY: 800-900-0706
[email protected]

California Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)

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
Toll-Free: 1-800-952-5626
Toll-Free: 800-324-5966 (TDD)
Toll-Free: 800-221-8998 (Outside California)

California Veterans Assistance Foundation, Inc., VAF

The VAF is a nonprofit corporation that was established January 1994 to operate transitional housing programs for military veterans who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. The VAF is comprised of veterans who are nationally recognized as experts on the issues of homelessness among veterans and are dedicated to veteran’s advocacy. The VAF currently operates three of these programs throughout the State of Wisconsin and has also branched out into the State of California. (www.cavaf.org) VAF provide supportive services and transitional housing for veterans from all over the United States.

Contact Information
Decatur Complex
731 Decatur St, Suite D
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Phone: (661) 829-5908
Website: www.vafvets.org
Email : [email protected]