WHERE CAN I FIND LEGAL AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION?
To get answers to your legal and financial questions, please consult the Manual for People Living with ALS (pages 89 to 98 in PDF format). You can consult the manual online or contact us to receive a copy.
Institut de planification des soins (French only)
Services Québec – Coping with a Loss of Independance (French only)
La Chambre des notaires du Québec/Ligne info-juridique (French only)
Services Québec—Programme d’adaptation de véhicule (French only)
To be entitled to a disabled parking permit, a person must have a disability resulting in a loss of independence or risk to health and safety with respect to travelling short distances that do not require the use of a vehicle. For example, to get from a parking space to the entrance of a shopping centre.
You are required to submit, if applicable, an assessment showing a disability lasting at least 6 months.
The Residential Adaptation Assistance Program ensures that people with a disability are able to enter and exit their home, perform their daily routines, and therefore continue to reside in their own home.
The program applies to people with a permanent disability. This program provides financial support for the following adaptation work.