Support & Services

The Muscular Dystrophy Family Foundation provides meaningful assistance that improves the quality of life of patients and their families facing the challenges of living with a neuromuscular disease.

James on his new ramp outside his home

We're Here for You

Everyone deserves the chance to lead a happy, productive life. MDFF is on the front lines helping men, women, and children get the essential resources they need to live with muscular dystrophy and other neuromuscular diseases.

Are you trying to reach someone about a physician appointment? Click here for the MDA's list of Care Centers in Indiana. Otherwise, keep reading the below information about how our organization may be able to assist you. 

Financial Assistance

The Muscular Dystrophy Family Foundation is dedicated to offering practical services and resources that promote quality of life, independence, mobility, and safe living. 

Here are some examples of past types of support we’ve provided:

  • Adaptive Equipment (e.g., ramps, lifts, wheelchairs, and wheelchair components)
  • Home Modifications (e.g., bathroom modifications and bathroom equipment)
  • Transportation (e.g., van conversions, transfer seats, and vehicle lifts)

Fill Out the Financial Assistance Application
Or call (317) 615-9140 to tell us more about yourself and how MDFF can help you.

Learn More About Financial Assistance

Thanks to our generous donors, Muscular Dystrophy Family Foundation is able to fulfill many requests for financial assistance for muscular dystrophy patients. Please note: We reserve the right to decline any application or ask for additional information before making a final decision.

$240,000 Used to Provide Financial Assistance to Families in 2023
65 Years Providing Assistance to Families
500+ Individuals Attended MDFF Social Events in 2022
man and woman in wheelchairs at social event

Social Events

We truly believe friendships are empowering. It’s always easier to have the courage to face future obstacles when you know others have your back and understand what you’re going through.

Please join us at one of our upcoming free, family-friendly social events to make connections, strengthen your bond with the MDFF community, and have lots of fun, too!

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“I sat in the bathroom after it was done and just cried with joy. Now I can get in and out of the shower without assistance. I’m so grateful. Thank you so much MDFF donors!”

The Davis Family

Barbara, McArdle Disease Patient
MDFF Financial Assistance Recipient

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