Who’s Eligible for an Adaptive Stroller?
Variety’s My Stroller® Program currently provides a Kid Kart Mighty Lite adaptive stroller for children who meet the following eligibility criteria:
Reside in one of the 71 counties that Variety currently serves, including: 59 counties in Pennsylvania (i.e. Adams, Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Bedford, Blair, Bradford, Butler, Cambria, Cameron, Carbon, Centre, Clarion, Clearfield, Clinton, Columbia, Crawford, Cumberland, Dauphin, Elk, Erie, Fayette, Forest, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Huntingdon, Indiana, Jefferson, Juniata, Lackawanna, Lawrence, Lehigh, Luzerne, Lycoming, McKean, Mercer, Mifflin, Monroe, Montour, Northampton, Northumberland, Perry, Pike, Potter, Schuylkill, Somerset, Snyder, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Union, Venango, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Westmoreland, Wyoming, and York), and 12 counties in West Virginia (i.e. Barbour, Brooke, Doddridge, Hancock, Harrison, Marion, Marshall, Monongalia, Ohio, Preston, Taylor, and Wetzel).
Have a diagnosed physical, mental, or sensory disability documented by your child’s current licensed Physical / Occupational Therapist, Personal Care Physician, Physician Assistant, or Certified Nurse Practitioner.
Be 3 through 21 years of age. An application may be submitted up to 60 days prior to the child’s 3rd birthday.
Complete all applicable sections of the Program Application.
Applicant’s household income must not exceed Variety’s income guidelines. Income verification is requred and further information can be found in the application on pages 6-7.
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** For each additional household member, add $22,400.
Letter of Medical Justification (LMJ)
Submit an LMJ from your child’s current licensed Physical / Occupational Therapist, Personal Care Physician, Physician Assistant, or Certified Nurse Practitioner indicating and detailing that a Kid Kart Mighty Lite adaptive stroller would be medically appropriate and therapeutic for the child (see page 12 in the application for more details).
This same licensed professional should also complete Variety’s My Stroller Measurement Sheet (link is below).
Variety requires the applicant and his/her parent or legal guardian to attend a scheduled regional presentation to receive the equipment in order to properly review all safety and equipment specifics before it is taken home.Program Application Program Handout My Stroller Measurement Sheet