Spinal Cord Injury Alberta



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Welcome to the Classifieds section of Spinal Cord Injury Alberta. If you have anything you would like to buy or sell, please click here to e-mail a description of the item, your asking price and contact information and we will post it as quickly as possible.

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Live-in Caregiver – Persons with Disabilities

 

Job location: Bridgeland, Calgary, Alberta, T2E 0J9

Salary: $17.35/hour

Vacancies: 1

Employment groups: visible minorities, persons with disabilities, indigenous people, newcomers to Canada

Terms of employment: Term or contract, full-time, 40-50 hours/week

Job start date: November 8, 2018

Job end date: November 8, 2020

Employment conditions: on-call, overtime, early morning, morning, day, evening, shift, weekend, night, flexible hours

 

Job Requirements

Languages: English

Education: College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of three months to less than one year (or equivalent experience)

Experience: One year to less than two years

Security and safety: Driver’s validity license check, Criminal record check, driving record check (abstract), vulnerable sector check

Transportation/travel information: Willing to travel overnight, willing to travel cross-border, travel expenses paid by employer, valid driver’s license, willing to travel, vehicle supplied by employer

Work conditions and physical capabilities: Walking, standing for extended periods, Combination of sitting, standing, and walking, overtime required, bending, crouching, and kneeling; handling heavy loads, physically demanding

Work location information: Urban area, room and board provided, work in employers/clients home

Worksite environment: Non-smoking

Personal suitability: Punctuality, client focus, reliability, judgment, excellent oral communication, initiative, flexibility, dependability, effective interpersonal skills

Additional skills: Care for pets

Specific skills: Feeding or assist in feeding, change non-sterile dressings, shop for food and household supplies, provide personal care, provide companionship, plan therapeutic diets and menus, perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties, assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene, launder clothing and household linens, collect specimens, assist in regular exercise, e.g., walk, assume full responsibility for household (in absence of householder), administer medications, administer bedside and personal care, prepare and serve nutritious meals

Target Audience: adults, females, persons with a disability

Weight handling: Between 45 and 60 kg (100-132 pounds)

Credentials (certificates, licenses, memberships, courses, etc.): First aid certificate, personal support worker certificate, CPR certificate

How to Apply: by email Marilyn.Germaine1@Gmail.com

Advertised until: to be determined

 

 

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Travel Commode/Bath Chair $600

This commode chair collapses into a small carrying case. It is a very good condition and has a new seat made of a material that doesn't stick to your skin. It comes with a travel suitcase that can hold other accessories.

Contact larp40@shaw.ca and I will send a photograph.

 

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This Freedom Ryder FRH-1 is fully equipped with quad equipment to facilitate low dexterity, including quad grips, quad wraps, quad shifter and quad brake. Very little use, like new, stored inside.(new $7 200 CAD).

 

Asking price: $5 300 CAD

 

Freedom Ryder website: http://www.freedomryder.com/frh-1.html

 

Top quality Shimano components 

High quality disc brakes 

Phil Wood hubs

Mavic rims

Schwalbe tires

 

Comes with a patented cable routing system. This keeps the cables out of your field of view, minimizes their movement, which keeps them from wearing and makes the pedals feel balanced in your hand.

 

Easy break down for transport. Proprietary headset design. Separate your bike into two pieces quickly and easily to fit into any vehicle. No greasy head tube bearings to deal with.

 

Seat back and bottom is constructed with 6061 T-6 aluminum.  They are custom contoured to wrap around your body.  They have two densities of foam covered with nylon fabrics that are UV protected for years of use. You can adjust the seat back to almost any angle you choose, from the forward trunk power position to a comfortable aero laid back position and anywhere in between.  

Crank adjustability: Crank adjustability is the simplest design on the market and offers more range of adjustment than any other handcycle.  What this means is that with only one 5 mm Allen wrench you can quickly and easily place the cranks in the perfect position that fits you best for the most comfort and power delivery.  

 

Color: Grasshopper Green

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Digital Talking book player - Victor Reader  Worth $445 Selling for $100

Call 780-449-1249

 

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Sheepskin Wheelchair Seat Pads

http://www.livingroompharmacy.ca/Sheepskin-Wheelchair-Seat-Pads_p_945.html

 

 

 

Oilers Tickets

 

For Sale - Barrier free Oilers tickets, section 117, seats 14 & 15.  Approximately 15 games/year at a cost of $3872.  $774 to be paid as a deposit and the remaining amount will be due in September.  If interested please contact Ken at (587) 986-1422.

 

MedLift brand recliner chair

 

New, used only two weeks

 

Paid $2195.00 on December 12th. Asking $1200.00 OBO.

Petite style recommended height 4' 10" to 5' 6", weight 375 Lb, can be placed 2.5" from wall for reclining.

Fabric is Gazette Basil. Lifetime warranty on Frame, Mechanism and Hardware.

 

Sheryl Bourassa

780-686-3039

 

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Varna II Handcycle

All terrain wheels. Purchased new in 2017 for $3,800 and only used for 3 months while I recovered from knee surgery. I can provide the original purchase invoice. Free delivery within 3 hours of Edmonton. Shipping extra.

$3,250

Contact Brittany

 

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To Give Away

One box (30) of Cure Catheters. 16" Sterile Intermittent Urinary Catheter with Funnel End Size 12 Fr. Can arrange pick up in Edmonton or St Albert.

Phone 780 307-9068

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Bioness H200 hand stimulator. 

Used to regain function after a spinal injury or stroke. Includes all accessories and instructions. 

Paid around $13,000 for the pair. Would sell for $5,000 for the set. 

cattclaw@gmail.com

 

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Live-in Caregiver Wanted

Vacancies: 1

Job start date: ASAP

Salary: $17.35 / hour

Hours: 40-50 hours/week

Job location: Bridgeland, Calgary, Alberta, T2E 0J7

Terms of employment: Permanent, full-time, on-call, shiftwork (morning, day, evening, night), weekend, flexible hours

Skills:

Security and safety

Criminal record check, immunization records, driving record check (abstract), vulnerable sector check

Transportation/travel information

Public transportation is available, willing to travel cross-border, valid drivers license, willing to travel, willing to travel overnight

Work conditions and physical capabilities

Combination of sitting, standing, and walking; physically demanding; repetitive tasks; standing for extended periods; bending, crouching, and kneeling; handling heavy loads

Work location information: Urban area, room and board provided, work in employers/clients home

Worksite environment: Non-smoking

Personal suitability: Punctuality, flexibility, excellent oral communication, judgment, reliability, client focus, dependability, effective interpersonal skills, organized

Additional skills: Care for pets

Specific skills: Feeding or assist in feeding, change non-sterile dressings, shop for food and household supplies, provide personal care, provide companionship, perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties, assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene, launder clothing and household linens, collect specimens, assistant regular exercise (e.g. walk), assumed full responsibility for household (in absence of householder), administer medications, administer bedside and personal care, prepare and serve nutritious meals

Weight handling: Up to 60 kg (132 pounds)

Credentials: First aid certificate, personal support worker certificate, CPR certificate

Education: Non-university certificate or diploma from a program of three months to less than one year (or equivalent experience)

Experience: One year to less than two years

Languages: English

How to apply: email – Marilyn.Germaine1@Gmail.com