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Programs & Services


Seating Service

Provides custom made wheelchair seats to clients with physical disabilities and complex seating needs.

Assesses people with a physical disability who have complex seating needs that commercial products don’t meet.

Offers:

  • custom-made seats
  • education to caregivers and healthcare providers
  • advanced knowledge in adaptive seating

Contact Details

Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital

Address
10230 111 Avenue NW
Edmonton, Alberta
T5G 0B7
Telephone
780-735-6303
Fax
780-735-6027
Email
grhseating@ahs.ca
Accessibility

Designated surface and underground parking stalls

Getting There
  • Disabled and public parking are available on designated surface lots and in the underground parkade.
  • Public transportation available with bus stops along 111 Avenue in front of the Main Entrance of the GRH.
  • Pay-by-Plate parking is available. 

Parking map

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Thursday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Friday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Access
Service Providers May Include
occupational therapists (OTs), physiatrists, physical therapists (PTs), seating technicians
Eligibility

Children, adults and geriatric patients who require complex mobility seating (backrest or cushion) which cannot be addressed by a community therapist i.e. Level C custom and commercial, or Level B custom seating. Must have an appropriate wheelchair in place already, and have a community therapist to participate in the assessment process (live or virtually) and then follow-up in the community.

Service Access

Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.

 


Wait Times

An estimated wait time will be provided at the time of appointment booking.

Fees

Seating systems are third-party funded, cost-shared, or self-pay.


Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services