A crisis supplement for emergency home repairs is now available through the Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction may be provided to recipients if all of the following criteria have been met: The requirements for a crisis supplement have
On December 1st 2018, several important changes were introduced by the Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction regarding crisis supplements: The maximum amount of a crisis supplement for food has increased from $20 to $40 per person per month.
The Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction has announced a new transportation supplement.
As previously announced by the Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction, changes to the assistance rates as well as earning exemptions will come into effect on October 1, 2017.
Effective July 1, 2017, the Family Bonus Supplement has been changed to Child Benefits Top-up Supplement. There are 3 types of supplements depending on the circumstances of the family: • The Temporary Child Benefits Top-up Supplement may be provided