Help Applying For... - Disability assistance

FROM: Prince Edward Island
The Disability Support Program (DSP) is the first program in Canada to distinguish disability-specific support from income support. The purpose of DSP is to assist with personal planning and to help...
Keywords: disability assistance, disability support
FROM: Québec
If you are deemed to be disabled, you could be entitled to benefits or refunds. Find out what the Québec Pension Plan, your supplemental pension plan, your locked-in retirement account (LIRA) or your...
Keywords: disability assistance, Persons with Disabilities, PWD
FROM: Alberta
There are several disability programs in Alberta that you can apply to: Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped (AISH) Employment First Family Support for Children with Disabilities (FSCD)...
Keywords: children with disabilities, disability assistance
FROM: New Brunswick
This government website lists the various services and programs that persons with disabilities can apply for, including: Equipment Request Form (DOC) Housing Assistance for Persons with Disabilities...
Keywords: disability assistance, Persons with Disabilities
FROM: British Columbia
The Government of British Columbia has simplified the process for youth with developmental disabilities who are applying for disability assistance. This change is for youth (17½ to 19 years old) with...
Keywords: development disabilities, disability assistance, youth
FROM: Manitoba
The program provides financial assistance to those who require help to meet basic personal and family needs. The program aims to assist participants to find and sustain employment, and increase self...
Keywords: applying for disability, disability assistance, disability benefits, EIA
FROM: Northwest Territories
The Income Assistance Program provides Financial Assistance to Northerners to help meet basic and enhanced needs. The program encourages and supports greater self-reliance to improve the quality of...
Keywords: disability assistance, income assistance, PWD, social assistance
FROM: Manitoba
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: Newfoundland
Income Support Benefits include basic and non-basic financial supports such as: Basic Benefits: Family and Individual Benefit (to assist with expenses such as food, clothing, personal care,...
Keywords: disability assistance, financial support, support benefits
FROM: Nova Scotia
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
The Persons with Persistent Multiple Barriers (PPMB) category recognizes individuals who are unable to achieve financial independence because of specific barriers to employment. The Persons with...
Keywords: disability assistance
FROM: British Columbia
For those with disabilities who are not able to work, the ministry provides income assistance along with enhanced medical coverage under Employment and Assistance for Persons with Disabilities. The...
Keywords: disability assistance