Residential Access Modification Program (RAMP) | Alberta Human Services

Value: Maximum $7,500 per grant. Clients can get multiple grants of up to $15,000 in a 10-year benefit period.

Description:

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.

Eligibility:

  • 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

Eligible Expenses:

Modifications must enable the wheelchair user to: access their own living space/move within their own living space.

Deadline: Ongoing

Contact: RAMP | 1-877-427-5760

Website: http://www.humanservices.alberta.ca/disability-services/residential-access-modification-program.html

 

 

By | 2018-08-07T02:28:57+00:00 July 27th, 2018|Categories: Grants|0 Comments

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