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Aids to Daily Living

Assesses people for funding from the Alberta Aids to Daily Living (AADL) Program for benefits like back supports, catheter supplies, incontinence supplies, and mastectomy supplies (for people younger than 65).  

  • a home visit is needed for bathing and bathroom equipment, walkers, walking aids, wheelchairs (manual and power) and wheelchair cushions and accessories
  • a prescription from a doctor is needed for compression garments
  • no coverage for continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) units.

AADL may help people with diabetes who take insulin through the Alberta Monitoring for Health Program at 1-800-267-7532.  

Address

Oilfields General Hospital
Black Diamond Public Health Unit
717 Government Road
Black Diamond, Alberta
T0L 0H0

Telephone

403-933-6505

Fax

403-933-2031

Wheelchair accessible

For more information please contact the service at this facility.

Getting there

Free parking available on site.

Hours of Operation

  • Monday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Tuesday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Wednesday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Thursday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Fees

If you are eligible for benefits, AADL will pay 75% of the cost up to $500 per family per benefit year (July 1 to June 30).

If you qualify as a low-income family, you may only have to pay for upgrades. Call if you have questions.