A nonprofit organization for special needs families

Terms & Conditions

Application Review: Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. You must submit all required documentation within 30 days of your submitted application. Click here to review requirements. All decisions are made from the HFAR review committee.

Covered Home Expenses: The expense must be for the primary residence where the applicant resides. Covered expenses include: rent, mortgage, water, electric, gas, cable, internet, home phone, cell phone (for the applicant only).

Documentation: All required documents must be sent to us within 30 days of your submitted application. You have three methods to send your documentation:

Durable Medical Equipmet: HFAR provides new or gently used donated equipment. Most equipment must be picked up from our Maryland location, however, smaller items can be shipped directly to you.

Funding Criteria: HFAR does not have any restrictions to the applicants income or age.

Payment: All funding is sent directly to the provider. No funds are distributed directly to families, except for gas cards, which are distributed from our third-party vendor in the form of a Visa gift card.

Medical Criteria: HFAR will provide assistance to any applicant who has a chronic condition which requires care from a specialist. The condition must present at the time of the application and when services/funds are rendered. 

Here For A Reason (HFAR) reserves the right to distribute funds at its sole discretion. HFAR may pursue restitution for funding if it is determined that the information submitted on the application is false.