Alberta income support

Child and adult health benefits, Alberta Child Benefit, child care subsidy, income support and other financial assistance.


Benefits are available to low-income Albertans through the Adult Health Benefit.

Low income families can apply to this program to get eyeglasses, prescription drugs, and dental care for their kids.

Lower and middle-income families with children may be eligible for the benefit to help provide a better quality of life for their children.

Helping you find and apply for family and social supports.

Learn how to activate and use the Government of Alberta prepaid card to get funds for certain programs.

Community programs can apply for funding for projects that support mentorship for at-risk youth and youth receiving government services.

Financial assistance for unexpected emergencies is available through the Emergency Needs Allowance.

Funeral benefits may be available to help pay for funeral arrangements for eligible Albertans.

Helps single parents and blended families get child support money from the child’s other parent.

Supports for individuals and families to pay for basic expenses like food, clothing and shelter.