Hospital Comforts

Providing care and comfort when you’re confined to hospital.

If you are in hospital for more than 48 hours, we can help make your stay more comfortable. We provide support so you can request access to telephone, television and internet services, as well as reading materials for the duration of your stay.

  • You can get up to $10 per day to a maximum of $300 so you can purchase amenities like magazines, snacks, books, DVDs, toiletries, etc. No receipts are required.

  • Separate from the amenities portion, the following items (with receipts) will be covered for the duration of your hospitalization:

    • Basic television rental;

    • Basic phone rental;

    • Access to internet and email services;

    • Parking expenses up to $50 per month.

  • Regular Force members

  • Reserve Force members on Class B or C service

  • Reserve Force members on Class A service who are injured on duty or hospitalized during periods of training

Applications for the Hospital Comforts Fund are processed at the local level:

Apply for Hospital Comforts