Are you protecting an incapable person who needs help with locomotion, hearing, telephone or other needs? There are several programs that cover the cost of these devices, either in part or entirely. We have developed an interactive electronic directory for you that lists the main sources of funding available. It also contains suggestions for further research.
What is an assistive device?
A product, instrument, device or technical system designed to correct, compensate for, alleviate or neutralize a deficit or impairment, or prevent or reduce a disability, e.g. wheelchairs, orthoses, prosthetic limbs, incontinence pants, eyeglasses.
On this page, click SEARCH FUNDING SOURCES and select a device, piece of equipment or technical aid that corresponds to the needs of the person you represent. Next, select the type of accommodation that best matches the person’s situation (home, hospital, private residential facility or other). When your search results are displayed just click the hyperlinks. They will take you either:
To be eligible for financial assistance, you must meet the criteria for the program in question (e.g., worker’s compensation program, social assistance or home support).