Ability Gives Program and Eligibility


    Contributing to life changing experiences in  children and youth with disabilities by helping families acquire necessary equipment/aids.

    To date, we have completed 184 grants valued over $413,000!


    Eligibility and process: 

    • Applicants must be active members of Ability Online  ( for a minimum of 3 months) who reside in Canada (An active member logs on to the Ability Online site more than once a week and reads and posts messages to other members). The most active members will be given priority consideration.
    • The device/equipment requested will make a significant difference in the life of a child/youth 18 years of age or under (Sorry but we are unable to fund services/therapy at this time)
    • Family must be willing to post their child's story and picture on our web site (first names only). Written or video testimonials welcome. Please send all documentation etc to information@abilityonline.org
    • We will rally the community at large to help raise the funds required
    • Due to the overwehlming demand for our program we are UNABLE to fund home renovations or accessible vehicles or retrofits. Grants are limited to personal mobility aids, therapeutic equipment and communication aids. 

    If you know of someone in need, please let them know of our program!

    Please DONATE and help us give the gift of independence to more children!

    Thank you to the Pollack Family for providing the inital funds to create this program, and for their ongoing support. Your impact is HUGE.