Equipment Loan Program
The Equipment Loan Program of the ALS Society of BC is designed to help ALS patients in BC and Yukon to cope with the daily challenges of decreasing mobility and loss of independence by providing basic and essential assistive equipment. Patients are offered equipment if they are unable to obtain it from any other source. This could be people who have no extended benefits, minimal benefits or limited financial resources.
The annual budget of this program is over $400,000 excluding administrative expense. In 2013 the Society processed 1,671 equipment requests, 2,127 equipment deliveries and 1,219 equipment cleaning, repairs and maintenance.
To learn more about the program please check the Society's Equipment Loan Program Policies and Procedure. If you would like a hard copy of the manual, contact Jamie at 604-278-2257 ext. 226 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you want to sponsor this program please contact Rena Mendoza at 604-278-2257 ext. 225 or e-mail email@example.com.