EquallyAble’s Education Programs empower people with disabilities to get an education that helps them lead independent, fulfilling lives as contributing members of their communities. Aid may include anything necessary to go to school, such as personal assistants, transportation, or books and tuition.
For some, support enables them to complete their education from the primary school to the professional or vocational degree level and then transition into employment. For other individuals with cognitive or learning disabilities, support may focus on learning basic skills necessary for daily tasks and routines.
Key programs in this area include:
This program focuses on assisting the one third of children with disabilities who can’t attend school due to a lack of transportation by providing low-cost, reliable shared community transportation that is accessible and customized to the needs of each child.
Bridging the Gap Awards
These awards promote improving physical access to education for elementary and secondary students with disabilities through innovative mobility solutions that can be replicated across developing countries.