Equipment Loan Program

Easter Seals Alberta


Description
Provides equipment to individuals with disability.

Service offers mobility equipment when all other funding source options have been exhausted, such as:

  • scooters (and some scooter accessories)
  • power wheelchairs (and some power wheelchair accessories)
  • hospital beds and mattresses (and some hospital bed adaptations)
  • stair lifts
  • porch lifts
  • adapted strollers
  • lift chairs
  • ceiling tracks
  • ramps
  • other equipment on a case-by-case basis

Key Provider: caseworkers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • individuals with a disability who have been denied other funding resources
Application Process
Service Access: Application Required, To access service:
  • visit website to download application form
  • contact for details 
A Notice of Assessment is required from the previous two years. Each request is assessed by the physical need for the equipment. Applicant may need to provide supporting documentation such as a doctor's prescription, a therapist assessment, or a letter of support from a professional.
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: Yes,

Wait times vary between 6 and 12 months as program experiences a high level of demand.


Toll Free
1-877-732-7837
Telephone
403-235-5662
Fax
403-248-1716
Web Site
http://www.easterseals.ab.ca
Email
info@easterseals.ab.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
January 17, 2024
Hours of Operation
Mon
06:30 AM to 02:30 PM
Tue
06:30 AM to 02:30 PM
Wed
06:30 AM to 02:30 PM
Thu
06:30 AM to 02:30 PM
Fri
06:30 AM to 02:30 PM

Hours have been converted to Mountain Standard Time.