Cranial Prosthesis Medical Wigs
MyWigsAndWeaves specializes in cranial prosthesis medical wigs which feature human hair light weight ventilated comfort quality wigs.

National Alopecia Areata Foundation

The National Alopecia Areata Foundation offers a grant to help financially disadvantaged clients receive a cranial prosthesis at no cost. To be eligible to receive a financial grant from NAAF, you will need to meet the following qualifications.

1. Be financially disadvantaged & cannot afford a cranial prosthesis without financial assistance

2. Have been diagnosed by a medical doctor to alopecia areata

3. Have not received a grant from NAAF within the past 12 months.
To apply for assistance:

1. You must apply for assistance via NAAF before purchasing a wig. The grant is not available as a reimbursement.

2. Call NAAF at 1-415-472-3780 to request an application for the ASCOT Fund. The ASCOT Fund is the grant program that will purchase a wig for you at no cost.

3. You will need to request a prescription or letter from your physician stating your diagnosis. Note the ASCOT Fund is only for those who suffer from Alopecia. If your hair loss is due to another condition then you are ineligible for the ASCOT Fund.

4. You must write a letter stating your hardship reason and why you cannot afford to purchase a wig.

5. Call our toll free line 1.800.714.3189 & request an invoice for the item you want to order. You will submit this invoice along with your prescription and financial harship letter to NAAF.

Once you have gathered these items you will need to mail the required documents to:

National Alopecia Areata Foundation
PO Box 150760
San Rafael, CA 94915-0760
Phone: 1-415-472-3780
Please email to request an Ascot Fund Application. If no reply, call her at the above number to request an application.

The NAAF committee reviews applications every two weeks. You will receive a decision by mail within 3 weeks of your application being received. If you want to check on your application status, please allow 3 weeks before calling or emailing about your status. If you are selected your financial award will be up to $500.
Upon receipt of your information, the committee will review your application and if deemed eligible, may award you up to $500. From our experience with our previous applicants, 95% of all applications that meet the above category are approved.