Program manual Alberta Aids to Daily Living

The Alberta Aids to Daily Living (AADL) program manual includes information on eligibility, cost-share exemption, quantity and frequency review requests and vendor, authorizer and specialty supplier roles and responsibilities.

The program manual also includes policies and procedures for each benefit area and approved product lists. The manual is broken into sections for easier reference.

Manual sections

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  1. Bathing and toileting aids (small): Manual B / Approved product list
  2. Bathing and toileting aids (large): Manual G / Approved product list
  3. Breast prostheses: Manual D / Approved product list
  4. Burn garments: Manual J / Approved product list
  5. Compression garments
  6. Footwear benefits
  7. Hearing aids (amplification): Manual H / Approved product list
  8. Mattress overlays, transfer aids and accessories: Manual E / Approved product list
  9. Medical / surgical (ostomy, catheters, dressings, syringes, disposable incontinence): Manual M  / Approved product list / Incontinence Product List
  10. Ocular prosthesis: Manual Y / Approved product list
  11. Orthotic benefits: Manual O / Approved product list
  12. Pediatric equipment: Manual K / Approved product list
  13. Prosthetic benefits: Manual P / Approved product list
  14. Recyclable benefits
  15. Respiratory: BPAP Service Delivery ModelManual R / Approved product list
  16. Seating and wheelchair accessory benefits: Manual X / Approved product list
    1. AADL-Recognized Seating Teams Levels B & C
  17. Soft supports: Manual S / Approved product list
  18. Voice restoration and electrolarynx benefits: Manual A / Approved product list
  19. Walking aids and accessories: Manual C / Approved product list


AADL provides grant funding to support the Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB) Specialized Technical Equipment Program (STEP) which provides consumer products and assistive technology to Albertans who are blind, partially sighted and deafblind.

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