Provincial Ontario program that provides payment assistance to help people with long-term physical disabilities pay for customized equipment such as wheel chairs and hearing aids, and to help cover the cost of other specialized supplies.
Open to all Ontario residents who have a valid Ontario Health Card and have a disability requiring the equipment or supplies for six months or longer.
Not available for those who
- are already receiving funding for the same equipment from the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board or
- Group A Veterans who already receive funding for the same equipment from Veterans Affair Canada
Application varies by the type of equipment. Information about how to apply and find an approved equipment vendor is available on the website