Mobility Equipment Program

Muscular Dystrophy Canada


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

Service offers:

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

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
1-800-567-2873 Ext. 111 8
Telephone
226-268-9305 (Cell)
Fax
1-866-726-8732
Web Site
https://muscle.ca
Email
mary-anne.powell@muscle.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Last Verified On
October 17, 2023
Location
Iqaluit
Hours of Operation
Mon
07:00 AM to 03:00 PM
Tue
07:00 AM to 03:00 PM
Wed
07:00 AM to 03:00 PM
Thu
07:00 AM to 03:00 PM
Fri
07:00 AM to 03:00 PM

Hours of operation have been converted to Mountain Standard Time (MST).