Financial Aid for Service Dog Acquisition and Equine Assisted Learning Events

OSI-CAN Alberta

Offers funding for service dog acquisition and equine-assisted learning for first responders, veterans, health professionals, frontline community workers and / or their family members.

Service provides:

  • Service Dog Acquisition - financial aid to those who require the assistance of a service dog in overcoming the long term effects of occupational stress injuries (OSIs) / post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other related issues
  • Equine Assisted Learning Program - referral to and funding towards equine-assisted events and therapy to aid in the recovery of OSIs and PTSD
Yes, Service targeted to currently serving or retired:
  • veterans
  • first responders
  • police
  • border services officers
  • nurses and hospital personnel
  • correctional officers
  • all frontline community workers
  • frontline emergency response personnel
  • or their family members
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • e-mail 
  • visit website for more information

Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Web Site
Fee: No

Fee Reduction: No

Membership Fee: No

Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Last Verified On
March 20, 2024
Hours of Operation

Program hours vary.