Alberta Health Services
North Zone - Alberta Aids to Daily Living Program
- Assesses people with a chronic health problem or life-ending illness for funding from the Alberta Aids to Daily Living (AADL) Program for basic medical equipment and supplies.
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This Government of Alberta funded program assesses people for funding for benefits like wheelchairs, walkers, bathing equipment, wound supplies, and compression stockings.Affiliation: Government of Alberta Ministry of HealthKey Provider: occupational therapists (OTs), physical therapists (PTs), registered nurses (RNs)
- Application Process
- Service Access: By Appointment, Call for an appointment for an assessment. A prescription from a doctor is needed for some benefits.Referral Process: No
Waiting Period: Yes,
Referrals are on a first-come, first-served basis.
- Fee: Yes,
If eligible, AADL is a cost-share program. Clients pay 25% of the cost up to maximum of $500 per family per benefit year (July 1 to June 30).Fee Reduction: Yes,
Low-income families can apply for cost exemption. Clients are 100% responsible for any upgrades.Membership Fee: No
- Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: Yes - Parking stalls and ramps.
- Last Updated On
- March 16, 2009