Assistive Devices Programs
Description of the assistive devices available and the proces for allocating them to persons with disabilities or an autism spectrum disorder (ASD).
Services for persons with a disability
Description of the categories of service available to people with disabilities or an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and their families.
Mobility assistance dog reimbursement program
Partial reimbursement of the costs associated with fostering, maintaining, and providing veterinary care for a mobility assistance dog.
Hearing Devices Program
Covers the purchase, replacement and repair of hearing aids and assistive listening devices.
Daily living and domestic assistance program
Lending essential equipment for carrying out daily and domestic activities at home.
Material assistance program for elimination functions
Allocation of supplies for incapacities associated with elimination functions.
Visual Devices Program
Provides for the loan of visual aids to eligible persons with a visual impairment and grants them an amount for a guide dog.
Home Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition Programs
Services for people with eating disorders that require tube or intravenous feeding.
Ostomy Appliances Program
Financial support to cover, in full or in part, the costs of the appliances and supplies for persons having undergone a permanent or temporary ostomy.
Program for Devices That Compensate for a Physical Deficiency
Covers the purchase, adjustment, replacement and repair of devices that compensate for a physical deficiency.
Orthotic Shoes and Devices Program
Assistance for obtaining custom orthotic devices, shoes and shoe covers.
Technical Walking Aid Program
Allows you to obtain the loan of a walker to facilitate travel.
Adapted Tricycles and Bicycles Program
Allocation of adapted tricycles and bicycles to minors with disabilities.
Family support program
Various measures in the form of direct benefits to pay for respite services.
Technical Communication Aid Program
Provides technical aids and assistive technologies on loan for people with communication disorders.
National Program for Home Ventilatory Assistance (NPHVA)
Ventilatory care, services, and equipment for persons requiring complex home care.
National Program for Home Oxygen Therapy (NPHOT)
Oxygen therapy care, services, and equipment for persons requiring complex home care.
Program Regarding Bandages and Compression Garments Used to Treat Lymphedema
The program allows a portion of the fees of the products used to treat lymphedema to be reimbursed.
Travel Expense Program
Reimbursement of part of the costs associated with travel expenses to go to institutions within the health and social services system.
Laryngectomy Services and Communication Assistance Program (LS–CAP programs)
Distribution of assistive devices and care equipment, and provision of rehabilitation and support services for people having undergone major ENT surgery (French Only).
Last update: July 16, 2021