Calgary Community Aids for Independent Living
The team of health professionals at the Aids to Daily Living office are able to assess and authorize for the following AADL benefits:
- Bathing and Toileting Equipment*
- Walkers and Walking Aids*
- Wheelchairs (manual & power)*
- Wheelchair Cushions and Accessories*
- Back supports
- Catheter Supplies
- Compression garments+
- Incontinence Supplies
* Home visits are required for these benefits.
+ Physician prescription is required for these benefits.
AADL does not provide coverage for Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) units.
Diabetic Supplies: AADL provides funding assistance to insulin dependant diabetics through the Alberta Monitoring for Health Program. Call 1-800-267-7532 for further information.
Sheldon M. Chumir Health Centre
1213 4 Street SW
For more information please contact the service at this facility.
Hours of Operation
- Monday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
- Tuesday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
- Wednesday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
- Thursday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
- Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
This service is not available to everyone. Call for more information.
Some services require physician referral but others do not. Call for more information.
Eligible clients pay 25% of the cost to a maximum of $500.00 per family per AADL benefit year (July 1 - June 30).
Low income clients may be exempt from cost sharing but not exempt from payment of upgrade amounts. For further information on AADL and their eligibility criteria, refer to the AADL website http://www.seniors.gov.ab.ca/AADL/index.asp
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