Resource CenterUsersFirst Mobility MapFinding FundingStep 6: Responding to Roadblocks

4.8. Step 6: Responding to Roadblocks

Respond to Roadblocks

  • What to do if your first source of funding doesn't pay for your wheelchair
  • Responding to an insurance denial 

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Traditional Funding Sources are Just the Beginning

Don't worry! If at first traditional funding sources don't give you with all the coverage you need, there are other options. 

Possible Funding Roadblocks

You may...

  • Receive a denial,
  • Only have a portion of your needs paid for, or
  • Need to find alternative funding sources.

What's next?

This is where you must strengthen your resolve to get your needs met, become your own best advocate, and get creative! The next few pages will give you the tools to deal with the common roadblocks to coverage listed above.

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