Self-Help Aid

Self-Help Aid

Loans, grants, or scholarships that a post-secondary educational institution (as opposed to the federal government or some other party) awards a student as part of a financial aid package. See also: FAFSA.
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Exploring this new self-help aid, brainwave entrainment, has never been easier or as inexpensive.
Financial aid packages may include any combination of gift aid, such as grants and scholarships; borrowed aid, such as student loans; and self-help aid, such as work study.
Self-help aid consists of loans and work-study (the so-called sweat equity).
Once you have been diagnosed and treated for thyroid problems, reflexology can be a useful self-help aid.
This assistance can come in the form of grants or self-help aid.
Colleges choosing NPCs by Student Aid Services are going beyond the NPC regulation's minimum and calculating self-help aid such as work-study, military aid, federal education loans and institutional scholarships.
Once you've been diagnosed and treated for thyroid problems, reflexology can be a useful self-help aid to ease the symptoms.
Terms commonly used in the medical fields (insurance/ health plans) include durable medical equipment, or DME--wheelchairs (also called seating systems), mobility aids like walkers or crutches, self-help aids such as shower chairs--and prosthetics (devices that replace body parts and can include augmentative communication devices for people who are unable to speak).
Most people with arthritis of the knee will never reach the point of needing a total joint replacement, and many can find relief from knee pain with the judicious use of self-help aids, some modifications in their daily acitivities, weight control and a faithful exercise program.
Unmet needs were reported for these children in all areas of life functioning, with the greatest need categories being use of computers, specialized vehicles, building accessibility, visual aids, and self-help aids.
Accurately documenting the many business processes that are part of an enterprise software implementation is crucial to establishing a base from which companies can develop other supporting documents -- from testing scripts and user training guides to on-the-job tutorials and other self-help aids.