Safety Poles

Safety Pole

  • Floor to ceiling;
  • Ceiling channel spans joists for rigidity;
  • Rubber backed base;
  • Options include; no grip surface, no bar, horizontal bar or “S” shaped bar.

Please note that additional fees are charged for;

  • Height extension;
  • Straight or “S” shaped grab bar.
  • Delivery;
  • Installation.

Please contact STRIDE stridewheelchairsplus@gmail.com or 613-723-0528 for price and availability.

Bath Transfer Benches

We will need the following information prior to booking an appointment:

  • Padded or molded plastic;
  • Regular depth or deep bench;
  • Height of tub (floor to top of edge)
  • Which side the handle needs to be on;
  • With or without cut-out seat (for personal hygiene);
  • Weight of person.

Additional fees include:

  • Padded or higher weight capacity benches
  • Extension legs
  • A deposit is required for this item and will be applied to the purchase
  • Delivery

Please contact STRIDE for price and availability. (613-723-0528 or stridewheelchairsplus@gmail.com ) 


Bath Seats and/or Chairs

Bath seats and/or chairs are purchase items only

The following information is required;

  • Type of chair (padded or molded plastic);
  • Fixed or height adjustable legs;
  • With or without back;
  • Weight capacity;

Extra fee is charged for;

  • Delivery

Please contact STRIDE for price and availability.

STRIDE Assistance For the Disabled Inc.

Updated Aug. 10, 2015

  • Since 1985 STRIDE Assistance for the Disabled has provided more than $289,937.79 in (cash) grants
  • Grant-in-Kind through the STRIDE Wheelchairs Plus Recycling Depot – $3,348.83

STRIDE Assistance for the Disabled provides limited financial assistance to persons who would otherwise not be able to obtain medical / mobility equipment.

  • Applications for funding must come from Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Social Workers and or other Professional Service Providers and must include quotes for the required equipment and other sources of funding being sought;
  • All Applications submitted for funding must be COMPLETE;
  • Applications are brought to our monthly Board meetings which are usually held on the 2nd Monday of the month.  Following the meeting letters will be sent out to the Service Provider who submitted the application, informing them of our decision;
  • Please note that applications for funding may be denied to residents residing in the City of Ottawa if we have the same equipment in stock.
  • Funding is sent directly to the vender after an invoice has been received.  At no time is funding sent to the client. Please note that the clients name and address on the invoice submitted by the vender must be the same as the name  and address on the application.

Health Professionals can get more information or can request an application by contacting STRIDE Assistance For The Disabled at strideassistanceforthedisabled@gmail.com

 

Equipment Donations

Appointments are required

At STRIDE Wheelchairs Plus, all equipment is donated to us. We DO NOT buy equipment nor do we sell equipment on consignment.  Official tax receipts are provided upon request.

*** NEW*** STRIDE Wheelchairs Plus provides a pick up service for donations, however due to increased vehicle expenses, we have had to implement a cost recovery fee of $10.00 to provide this service. Unfortunately, we are not able to pick up in the rural areas!

Please feel free to view the types of equipment which we accept. Please note that due to space limitations some items may have to be added to a waiting list. If we cannot take the item we maybe able to refer you elsewhere.

Mobility: Please note equipment must be in excellent condition – wheelchairs and scooters must be less than 3 yrs of age. 

  • Standard folding walkers (these walkers do not have seats)
  • Nexus type – Indoor or Outdoor 
  • Manual folding wheelchairs
  • Manual tilting wheelchairs (non folding)
  • Scooters: 3 and 4 wheel 
  • Power wheelchairs 
  • Seats / cushions (Gel, foam, ROHO, etc)
  • Wheelchair backs
  • Gel pads

Bedroom Equipment:

  • Electric spring base hospital beds (single beds only)
  • Pressure Relief Mattresses (foam, gel, alternating air)
  • Bed helpers , side railings

Bathroom:

  • Bath seats, bath chairs
  • Bath transfer benches (padded and non-padded)
  • Clamp on grab bars for the bathtub (plastic / metal)
  • Bath lifts (battery operated only)
  • Commodes (with or without wheels)
  • Raised toilet seats with handles only
  • Versa Frames

Safety:

  • Safety Poles
  • Electric Patient Lifts with slings
  • Fall Mats with alarm
  • Pivot Discs
  • Wooden or plastic transfer boards

Misc:

  • Auto Lift Chairs
  • Reachers
  • Sock aids
  • Incontinent pads

If you have something that is not on the list please check with us to see if we can take it.

We do not accept but we may be able to refer you:

  • Pan base electric hospital beds (these beds have flat surface under the mattress) 
  • Regular electric beds (type seen advertised on TV)
  • Ceiling track lifts
  • Stair lifts / glides
  • Vehicles
  • Bruno Lifts

If you would like to donate an item please send photos of the items to stridewheelchairsplus@gmail.com 

Hours of Operation

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Please Note That Appointments Are Required

For Viewing, Dropping off Or Picking Up Equipment

Our regular hours are

  • Tues. 10:00 – 3:30 (appointments are booked between 10:30 and 2:30)
  • Thurs. 10:00 – 3:30 (appointments are booked between 12:00 and 2:30)
  • Sat. 10:00 – 2:00 (appointments are booked between 11:0 and 2:00)

Please note that we are closed on long weekends!