Value: Maximum $7,500 per grant. Clients can get multiple grants of up to $15,000 in a 10-year benefit period.
The Residential Access Modification Program (RAMP) provides grants to help lower-income Albertans with mobility challenges modify their homes so they can enter and move around more easily.
- All wheelchair users, regardless of age, who meet program criteria (homeowner, tenants, and people living with family)
- Canadian citizens or permanent residents who have lived in Alberta for 90 continuous days and have a valid Personal Health Number
- Aboriginal people living off- and on-reserve
- People with the following progressive neurodegenerative diseases: multiple sclerosis, muscular dystrophy, ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease), COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease), non-recovering stroke victim, Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease, spina bifida, and/or spinal cord injuries or a walker on an ongoing basis
- Seniors aged 65+ who are using a wheelchair or a 4-wheel walker on an ongoing basis
- More than one wheelchair user per household may apply for a RAMP grant. However, the applications must be for separate modifications on the same property
Modifications must enable the wheelchair user to: access their own living space/move within their own living space.
Contact: RAMP | 1-877-427-5760