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Overview

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
2021
January 12-23-2020 22
February 02-01-2021 41
March 03-01-2021 28
April 04-01-2021 31
May 04-30-2021 29
June 06-01-2021 32
July 06-30-2021 29
August 07-30-2021 30
September 09-01-2021 33
October 10-01-2021 30
November 11-01-2021 31
December 12-01-2021 30
2022
January 12-29-2021 28
*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.

Contact

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