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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 12-22-2021 21
February 02-01-2022 41
March 03-01-2022 28
April 04-01-2022 31
May 04-29-2022 28
June 06-01-2022 33
July 06-30-2022 29
August 07-29-2022 29
September 09-01-2022 34
October 09-29-2022 26
November 11-01-2022 33
December 12-01-2022 30
January 12-22-2022 20
*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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