Application Process

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Step 1: Determine Eligibility

Children are eligible for equipment based on the following criteria:

  • He/she is 18 years of age or younger

  • Requests equipment that qualifies as a valid health care need

  • He/she is living in the Greater St. Louis Region

  • Is referred by a social worker or case manager

  • Requests up to $1000


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Step 2: Submit documents

To fully evaluate the application, the following documents are necessary:

  • Application form

  • Letter from physician providing the necessity of the equipment

  • Invoice from the provider

  • Child’s photo

  • Child’s story


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Step 3: Application Review

Within 30 days of the application being completely submitted, a result will be sent by email or mail. If approved:

  • A check will be mailed for the equipment to the family or the equipment will be mailed to the family, depending on the equipment.

  • The child’s story and photo may also be posted and used at any time for The Arya Foundation’s advertising if a media release form is signed.


See some approved applications!