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Special Needs Equipment Items for Loan

The Special Needs Equipment loan program is proudly funded by Saskatchewan Health.

Available for Loan

The following equipment types are available for loan:

  • Mobility Aids:
  • Wheelchairs: 
    • Standard manual wheelchairs
    • Standard recliner manual wheelchairs
    • Ultralight manual wheelchairs
    • Tilt-in-space manual wheelchairs
    • Standard power wheelchairs
    • Tilt-in-space power wheelchairs
  • Wheelchair cushions
  • Folding walkers
  • Walker Gutter attachments
  • Kaye postural walkers

  • Paediatric Mobility Aids 
    • Convaid Cruiser
    • Kid Kart
  • Forearm Crutches
  • Environmental Aids:
  • Bathroom Accessories: 
    • Transfer tub seats
    • Stationary commodes
    • Combination commodes
    • Child’s commodes
    • Bathtub lifts
  • Transfer Assists:
  • Sask-A-Poles
  • Sask-A-Pole kneeboards
  • Sask-A-Pole trapezes
  • Versa Helper trapezes with floor stands
  • Hydraulic patient lifts
  • Hospital Beds & Accessories:
  • Electric hospital beds with mattresses
  • Over bed tables

Restricted Loan Equipment

Recipients of the Supplementary Health Program (SHP), Saskatchewan Income Plan (SIP) or the Family Health Benefits program (FHB) may loan additional low-cost devices listed below at no charge. For clarification of SHP, SIP or FHB coverage, contact the Ministry of Health at 306.787.7121.

  • Mobility Aids:
  • Adjustable off set handle canes
  • Four point canes
  • Gutter canes
  • Walk canes
  • Standard axillary crutches
  • Gutter crutch attachments
  • Environmental Aids:
  • Bathroom Accessories 
    • Bath tub clamps
    • Wall bars
    • Utility bath seats (with and without back)
    • Toilet arm rest sets
    • Raised toilet seats
  • Other Environmental Aids:
  • Helping hand reachers
  • Transfer boards
  • Ice grippers for canes and crutches