Excellence in the Community


The Alberta Premier’s Council on the Status of Persons with Disabilities Awards are given out to honour and publicly acknowledge the efforts and accomplishments of individuals, groups, businesses, and organizations that demonstrate outstanding achievement and leadership in making positive changes that create inclusive, barrier-free communities where persons with disabilities can fully participate. One of the highlights of the award presentations was The Lending Cupboard being the recipient of the Premier’s Council “Award of Excellence in Community”.

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NEW CHAPTER – Dawna Morey, executive director of The Lending Cupboard, stands outside the organization’s new location on the north end. It’s expected to be fully operational by August. Mark Weber/Red Deer Express

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With a vote of more than 92%, the Alberta Urban Municipalities Association (AUMA) supportedThe Lending Cupboard and like organizations through a policy resolution, put forward by Red Deer City Councilor Buck Buchanan and seconded by Wetaskiwin City Councilor Patricia MacQuarrie.

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Hours of Operation

Who Are We?

Story About Us

The Lending Cupboard is a registered charity that lends medical equipment to the people of Central Alberta. We receive support from a variety of service clubs and private donations. We also receive an annual grant from AHS and rely on other government grants to cover our budget.

Our Services

What We Do

The Lending Cupboard provides medical equipment to those who need it. Whether your needs are short term or long term, minor or more serious, we are here to help.

We have an inventory of more than 9,100 items and lend out approximately 1,300 pieces of medical equipment every month.

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about equipment available through The Lending Cupboard

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Spring Newsletter –
Spring 2018

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NATIONAL VOLUNTEER WEEK AT THE CUPBOARD! We had a great week at TLC where staff were thrilled to feature lunch 😋each day for the best team in town! Thank you for all you do for us and our community <3 We have a large team but we did capture just a few shots of our group. ...

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The Lending Cupboard Society of Alberta

The Mobility Gals from The Lending Cupboard (Dawna/Chris/Shirley/Janet) are members. It is always so inspirering to hear the pitches and stories about everything happening in our community. We are thankful and know that sometime the needs are great but it is rewarding to give as well as receive <3Wow. Just WOW!!! Ladies.....you slayed it!!!! What an absolutely incredible evening!!! And that is all because of you!!! All of our hopes and expectations for this event were beyond exceeded ❤ A big thank you to our presenters, Stephanie Hadley with the Association of Communities Against Abuse, and Pat Callin with the Stettler and District Crisis Aid Program. And of course to Judy McKnight with the Stettler and District Handibus Society who was the recipient of the $14,600!!!!! Again....wow!!!!
We'd also like to give a shout out to the Stettler Royal Canadian Legion and their incredible staff for hosting us!!
Ladies...again...thank you so much for your commitment and your generosity to make this event so amazing ❤❤ See you in the Fall!!

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