do not need a referral. How to contact physiotherapy.
Most services are offered out of Iqaluit and Rankin Inlet.
you are required to travel to seek medical attention, be aware of funding and
help that is available for you,
programs for those with accessibility limitations and assistance for adults in
navigating employment through
Disabilities Makinnasuaqtiit Society:
PO Box 4212
#105, 8 Storey Bldg
Iqaluit, NU X0A 1H0
Toll-Free: (877) 354-0916
Sport & Recreation Division
Wheelchair Basketball Canada (National)
offers funding for manual wheelchairs every 5 years.
Currently no program or authorized transportation system. There is currently a volunteer organization working on raising funds to offer transportation to those isolated due to lack of mobility accessibility:
for mobility-related disabilities such as equipment, housing repairs, and
services is offered through a grant process with Nuability. (Wendy Ireland,
Hamlet Government offers accessible housing and funding as most homes are NOT accessible in the area. (1 (867)473-8938))
Nunavut Solutions Grant: For those living with mobility-related disability application for funding can aid with wheelchairs, lifts, home renovations, training and support services.