Funding Requests

The Cerebral Palsy Association in Alberta’s (CPAA) Funding Request Program assists Albertans with cerebral palsy achieve a better quality of life. The program is funded entirely through the CPAA’s own fundraising efforts and donations from generous members of our community.  Questions? Please contact us at 403-219-3606 or by Email.

Funding Priorities

The CPAA reserves the right to review applications for funding based on the following priorities:

  1. Basic daily needs
  2. Availability of funding
  3. Mobility and/or adaptive equipment
  4. Bikes: Funding for bikes is capped at $700.00, effective February 26th, 2009
  5. Computers: Funding for computers is capped at $500.00 (including iPads) every 3 years, effective September 14th, 2010
  6. Camps: Funding for camps is capped at $500 (if member is not eligible for FSCD) or $300 (if member is eligible for FSCD), effective June 8th, 2010

Funding Requirements

  1. Persons applying for funding must be a CPAA client for at least three months prior to submitting an application.
  2. The requested funds must be of direct support to a person(s) who has cerebral palsy.
  3. If the purchase has already been completed, receipts in full must be provided to the CPAA for all equipment, service(s), program(s), and/or item(s). Payment will be made directly to vendor upon receiving an invoice or to our member upon proof of purchase.