Adelante Development Center, Inc.
$5,000 - Peer Mentoring and Support
This grant will help to support the Friends In Time project, the sole initiative in New Mexico that provides hands-on support to people with neuromuscular diseases including multiple sclerosis and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Friends in Time connects almost 100 people in this vulnerable population to a team of care coordinators and consultants who help create individualized comprehensive care plans, provide information about diagnosis and medical options, and operate a Loan Closet of assistive technology and durable medical equipment to help clients remain as independent as possible. Grant funds will support programmatic expenses. This grant is funded through a cooperative agreement with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Award #1U59DD000838-01).
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