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Adaptive Recreation Equipment Loan Program

Located In Truro
Where To Find Us
40 Douglas St
Truro, NS
Canada B2N 2E7
Areas Served Central Colchester
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Phone 902-893-6093
Contact Shannon Jarvis, Active Community Coordinator, Town of Truro
Mailing Address 40 Douglas St 
Truro, NS 
Canada B2N 2E7
Description & Services
Information The Adaptive Recreation Equipment Loan Program is a new resource for families of children and youth who have a physical disability and/or individuals who would benefit from its use. This equipment will provide opportunities to borrow a variety of equipment to experience new leisure pursuits. 
If your child is interested in borrowing a piece of equipment for the first time, we recommend that you contact Recreation Therapy – Pediatric Rehabilitation at the IWK Health Centre for an initial assessment at (902) 470-3840. 
Please note: 
Equipment is loaned on a first come, first served basis 
Please book at least a week in advance of use. 
Borrow for up to 2 weeks at a time. 
Cost to borrow is only $20 (annual maintenance fund). 
Please contact your local recreation department for more information. 
Town of Truro: (902) 893-6078 
Municipality of Colchester: (902) 897-3155 
Municipality of East Hants: (902) 883-3387 
Village of Bible Hill: (902) 893-8083 
Town of Stewiacke: (902) 639-2231
Accessibility Fully Wheelchair Accessible
Special Information
Tags Adaptive Equipment ; Equipment Rental ; Free equipment loan ; Fundy Connect ; Recreation Categories