Equipment Program: Atlantic Canada

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Muscular Dystrophy Canada’s longstanding equipment program has helped thousands of people with neuromuscular disorders obtain the equipment they need.

To be eligible for this program you must be a registered client of Muscular Dystrophy Canada.

We help clients to obtain a wide range of assistive devices to aid with mobility, breathing, sitting and positioning, accessibility, communications, and sleeping.


Complete list of assistive devices covered by our program

Please contact our friendly and caring services staff to determine your eligibility.


Equipment Program
Karen Dunbar
Manager of Programs and Services
1866 687 2538 ext 1121
Karen.Dunbar@muscle. Ca

For supports in PEI and Nova Scotia
Fraser Hall
Service Specialist
780 489 6322
1 866 687 2538 ext 5103

For supports in New Brunswick and Newfoundland
Annelies VanderLaan
587 890 9706
1 866 687 2538 ext 5201

It’s important to involve us early in the process. Services Staff will guide you through the application and requirements and can sometimes suggest other potential funders when possible.

Be sure to complete the application process and receive approval from our office, prior to purchasing the item.

Application Form for Equipment Program Funding / Formulaire de demande de financement du programme d’équipement


We have a deep appreciation that the process of obtaining funding for expensive equipment is exhausting and complicated. If you are having trouble with your application, we are here to support you along the way.

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