In the Know
Applications are now being accepted for the 2016 LEAP Awards!
The ENDependence Center of Northern Virginia (ECNV), through a grant from the HSC Foundation, is excited to offer the 2016 LEAP awards. LEAP awards support purchases of goods and services (not covered by Medicaid or other insurance) for youth and young adults (ages 14-26) with disabilities and chronic illnesses in the Northern Virginia area. The deadline to apply is June 30th so apply today! Click here to download the application and learn more about the program.
Support ECNV by shopping at AmazonSmile!
AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at AmazonSmile, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to ECNV.
To shop at AmazonSmile simply go to https://smile.amazon.com/ch/54-1302368 from the web browser on your computer or mobile device. You may also want to add a bookmark to smile.amazon.com to make it even easier to return and start your shopping at AmazonSmile.
ECNV / LEND Satisfaction Survey
If you have received any services from the ENDependence Center of Northern Virginia (ECNV) or LEND, we’d like your feedback. Your input helps improve the quality of our services and ensures we are meeting your needs.
Traveling and Need a Personal Care Assistant?
If you are traveling to the DC Metro area, ECNV can help you arrange for a Personal Assistant for your trip. Whether it be for a conference, business trip, or vacation, ECNV can help. Contact Ruchika Lalwani at firstname.lastname@example.org or (703) 525-3268 for more information and a PAS Registry.
Click here to learn more about our Personal Assistant Registry.
Check Out ECNV's Informational Video on Using WMATA Apps
WMATA’s Helpful Travel Tools
ELstat - Metro's elevator status application, can notify you if elevators are in or out of service at any Metrorail stations you select for monitoring.
Trip Planner - Plan your route via bus & rail. Mobile App Here
Alerts & Advisories - Get up-to-date information on single tracking, delays, station closings and more.
Need A Wheelchair or Scooter?
ECNV has great wheelchairs, scooters, and mobility equipment available for those in need. Contact Selvin Garcia at (703) 525-3268 or email@example.com for more details.