People with disabilities deserve more timely support from Alberta, says advocacy group – Red Deer Advocate
Getting a wheelchair from the Aids to Daily Living program can take up to a year
Wait times ‘cruel’ for mobility equipment, advocates say
Read the full story and comment on StAlbertToday.ca
Advocacy group sounding alarm on ‘extreme’ wait times for specialized mobility aids in Alberta
Wheels of Change says Albertans with disabilities are waiting several months — even a year — for equipment that is essential to their mobility.
Wheels of Change
Advocacy group Wheels of Change is creating awareness on the struggles those with spinal cord injury face, hoping to make a change, Ashna Bharkhada reports.
Support for people with spinal cord injuries
Equipment for those with spinal cord injuries is costly and difficult to find. Wheels of Change wants to help. Carmen Leibel reports.