How to Find Financial Assistance?
Caring for a child with birth defects can be very challenging especially when there are also ﬁnancial concerns. Every parent wants to ensure that their child receives the best medical care available. Unfortunately, far too many families do not have health insurance and cannot afford the medical care needed for a child with birth defects.
We hope that this fact sheet helps you ﬁnd the necessary resources to care for your child and alleviates ﬁnancial strain. There are many government programs, non-proﬁt organizations and local service clubs that can help. Please review this fact sheet for a listing of government programs and non-proﬁt organizations that provide assistance for children with various birth defects.