Location: Alberta Children's Hospital
A service for children to provide external devices, such as braces, to align, protect, and improve the function of body structures. Devices or orthoses are custom and fit to meet the functional needs and goals of the child and family.This service:
offers design, fabrication, and fitting of all types of orthotic devices
is an Alberta Aids to Daily Living (AADL) vendor for orthotic devices
Alberta Children's Hospital
Lifts accessible onsite
Monday8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Tuesday8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Wednesday8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Thursday8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Friday8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Ages 0 to 17 years.
Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.
An estimated wait time will be provided at the time of appointment booking.
Fees for most orthotic devices are covered on a cost-shared basis through AADL (Alberta Aids to Daily Living).
Families can access Alberta Aids to Daily Living website directly at Alberta Aids to Daily Living (AADL) | Alberta.ca. AADL Cost-Share applications can be found via Application for Cost-Share Exemption (gov.ab.ca) and Application for Temporary Cost-Share Exemption - AADL (gov.ab.ca).