The monthly payment for Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped (AISH) and Income Support (IS) occurs on the first of the month. When the first of the month is a holiday or weekend, benefits will be paid on the last business day of the previous month.

Month of assistance Benefit payment date Days between payments
January 12-22-2022 21
February 02-01-2023 41
March 03-01-2023 28
April 03-31-2023 34
May 05-01-2023 30
June 06-01-2023 31
July 06-30-2023 29
August 08-01-2023 32
September 09-01-2023 32
October 09-29-2023 28
November 11-01-2023 32
December 12-01-2023 30
*Clients signed up for direct deposit will receive their benefits on the payment dates. Clients who receive benefits by cheque will receive their payment in the mail on, or within 3 business days of, the payment date.

Sign up for direct deposit

  • Plan ahead and adjust the timing of your monthly bill payments, if needed.
  • Paper cheques are subject to standard delivery times by mail.
  • Sign up for direct deposit to get your benefits faster than by mail, or talk to your caseworker for assistance.


Call your caseworker or the Alberta Supports Contact Centre at 1-877-644-9992 (toll free in Alberta).

Advocate for Persons with Disabilities

If you are part of the disability community in Alberta and need advocacy support to navigate and access government or community resources, contact the Advocate for Persons with Disabilities at 780-422-1095.

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