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The HSC Foundation is dedicated to improving access to services for individuals who face social and health care barriers due to disability, chronic illness or other circumstances that present unique needs.
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The Youth Transitions Collaborative Volunteer & Internship Fair
The HSC Foundation is pleased to be a sponsor of this Volunteer & Internship Fair. Join us at the National Youth Transitions Center on April 30th from 5:00-6:30pm to learn about ways you can make a difference in the DC metro area and the volunteer and internships opportunities available to you. Click here for more information on this event.ReadSpeaker opens a new windowListen

2014 June Fair Family & Community Health Expo
Coming this June, The HSC Health Care System’s June Fair is a free health expo for the whole family, offering a range of health-related information, resources and screenings, as well as children’s amusements, live entertainment and cooking and exercise demonstrations.
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Life Beyond War: Supporting the Mental Health Needs of Student Veterans
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National Youth Transitions Initiative

As the signature initiative of The HSC Foundation, the National Youth Transitions Initiative assists youth and young veterans with disabilities in creating and living a self-directed path to adulthood and employment. Through this initiative, the Foundation has developed the National Youth Transitions Center, a collaborative learning community to benefit youth and young veterans with disabilities.To learn more, visit

Family Supports

The HSC Foundation is committed to supporting families and other individuals who are providing care for infants, youth, and adults with chronic illness, disabilities, at-risk for disabilities, or who have unique health care needs.

Advocates in Disability Award (ADA)

The Advocates in Disability (ADA) program awards and encourages a young individual with a disability between the ages of 14 and 26 who is positively affecting the lives of individuals with disabilities and their families. The program also provides support for the awardee to lead an innovative project to serve and empower individuals with disabilities.

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What and How We Fund

The HSC Foundation accepts proposals by invitation only. However, we welcome information on organizations, programs and services that assist youth and young people with disabilities and/or their families. If you have something to share, please send us an email.