Basic Short Term Loan program

The Short Term Health Equipment Loan Program alleviates the pressures that come along with injury or illness, assists people with mobility issues, allows people to return home from hospital earlier, and supports those in palliative care who wish to spend their final days in the comfort of their own home. The Canadian Red Cross provides aids such as:
 
For further information on BC’s HELP Program, click here. 

  • Bath boards
  • Bath stools
  • Bath transfer benches
  • Bath tub grab bar (tub grip)
  • Bed cradles
  • Bed assist handles
  • Canes
  • Commodes
  • Crutches
  • IV poles
  • Raised toilet seats
  • Toilet safety frames
  • Wheelchairs
  • Walkers

To ensure the safety of our clients, a referral from one of the following regulated and registered health care professionals is required;

  • Surgeon
  • Physician
  • Physiotherapist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Chiropractor
  • Nurse
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Dieticians (IV Poles only)

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