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FROM: Nunavut
Organization: Government of Nunavut
The Government of Nunavut website lists a number of programs that offer financial assistance, including: Victims Assistance Fund Daycare Subsidy Emergency Search and Rescue Funding Community Access...
FROM: All of Canada
Organization: Service Canada
The Guaranteed Income Supplement provides additional money, on top of the Old Age Security pension, to low-income seniors living in Canada. To be eligible for the GIS benefit, you must be receiving...
Keywords: low income, oas, old age security, seniors income supplement
FROM: All of Canada
Organization: Government of Canada - Interim Federal Health Program
The Interim Federal Health Program (IFHP) provides limited, temporary, taxpayer-funded coverage of health-care benefits to people in the following groups who are not eligible for provincial or...
Keywords: health care, refugee
FROM: British Columbia
Organization: BC Housing
The Home Adaptations for Independence (HAFI) program provides financial assistance to help eligible low-income seniors and people with disabilities in British Columbia to continue to live in the...
Keywords: hafi, home renovations, low income seniors, Persons with Disabilities, PWD
FROM: Nova Scotia
Organization: Housing Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia Housing offers programs to help lower income people with disabilities make modifications to their homes so they are more accessible: Disabled Residential Rehabilitation Assistance Program...
Keywords: housing program, Persons with Disabilities, PWD
FROM: Newfoundland
Organization: Government of Newfoundland
This website lists the various housing support programs offered by the government, including: Rental Supplement Program Provincial Home Repair Program Education Incentive Program Victims of...
Keywords: housing assistance, housing support, PWD, rental supplement, special needs funding, victim of violence
FROM: All of Canada
Organization: Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada
This website describes who is eligible for registration as an Indian under the Indian Act. It also explains how to apply to be registered. As well, the site briefly explains how decisions are made...
Keywords: indian status, status application
FROM: Manitoba
Organization: Manitoba Family Services
The Income Assistance for Persons with a Disabilities Program provides financial and employment assistance for adults with a disability who are enrolled in the Employment and Income Assistance...
Keywords: disability assistance
FROM: Nova Scotia
Organization: Nova Scotia Ministry of Community Services
Nova Scotia's welfare program is called the Employment Support and Income Assistance (ESIA) program. The government says it is to help you by giving you money for living costs, or providing other...
Keywords: disability assistance, income assistance, income support, social assistance
FROM: British Columbia
Organization: BC Transit
The Kamloops Transit System offers three types of accessible transit service. See the website for more details.
Keywords: accessible transportation, HandyDart, public transit, taxi services, transportation
FROM: British Columbia
Organization: BC Transit
The Kelowna Regional Transit System offers three types of accessible transit service. See the website for more details.
Keywords: accessible transportation, HandyDart, public transit, taxi services
FROM: Alberta
Organization: Legal Aid Alberta
Legal Aid Alberta (LAA) provides a range of legal services to low-income Albertans in a number of areas of law including family, criminal, and civil.
Keywords: civil law, criminal law, family law, legal aid
FROM: Manitoba
Organization: Legal Aid Manitoba
We provide legal help to people with low incomes. We strive to serve all clients with respect and dignity. Our service is fundamental to a fair and balanced justice system.
Keywords: civil law, criminal law, family law, legal help, WCB
FROM: Newfoundland
Organization: Newfoundland and Labrador Legal Aid Commission
The Legal Aid Commission ensures that persons with limited financial means have access to legal counsel.
Keywords: legal aid
FROM: Northwest Territories
Organization: Department of Justice
Legal Aid is legal advice and representation by a lawyer for people who cannot afford to pay for such services.
Keywords: legal aid, nwt
FROM: Nova Scotia
Organization: Nova Scotia Legal Aid
You can apply for Legal Aid by calling or visiting your local Legal Aid office (information on the Legal Aid office nearest you on the “Contact Us” page). Please call the local office and advise them...
Keywords: legal aid, legal help
FROM: Nunavut
Organization: Nunavut Court of Justice - Court Services Division
The Court Services Division is responsible for the provision of support services for the Nunavut Court of Justice for all of Nunavut. The Division also provides assistance to the public, the...
FROM: Ontario
Organization: Legal Aid Ontario
Legal Aid is available to low income individuals and disadvantaged communities for a variety of legal problems, including criminal matters, family disputes, immigration and refugee hearings and...
Keywords: legal help
FROM: Prince Edward Island
Organization: Government of Prince Edward Island
This program has eight full-time staff lawyers. They provide representation in family and criminal law to clients who, for financial reasons, would be unable to obtain essential legal services from...
Keywords: legal assistance, PEI
FROM: Québec
Organization: Justice Quebec
The legal aid plan allows financially eligible people to access legal services, in accordance with the Legal Aid Act. Those who wish to benefit from legal aid services must make their request at the...
Keywords: legal help