Muscular Dystrophy Canada

Mobility Equipment Program


Description
Assists registered clients to obtain medically necessary, mobility-related equipment.

Service offers:

  • assistance to clients in obtaining medically necessary, mobility-related equipment

Includes:

  • mobility aids (wheelchair, walker, scooter)
  • seating and positioning devices (specialty cushions)
  • orthopaedic devices (shoes and insoles, leg braces, ankle foot orthotic (AFO), splinting)
  • assistive bathing devices
  • specialized beds and mattresses
  • lift chairs
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • individuals diagnosed with a neuromuscular disorder
  • who do not have access to other funding options such Alberta Aids to Daily Living (AADL) or private medical benefits plans
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service:
  • registration with the organization is required prior to applying for the program
  • program application form can be found online
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Toll Free
1-800-661-9312 (Edmonton Community Office)
Telephone
780-489-6322
Toll Free
1-800-366-8166 (Western Canada Regional Office)
Web Site
http://www.muscle.ca
Email
infowest@muscle.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Charity / Foundation, Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
February 9, 2017
Address
16812 114 Avenue NW
Edmonton, AB, T5M 3S2
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM