Coverage and benefits

Alberta Aids to Daily Living, Alberta Health Care Insurance Plan (AHCIP), adult and child health benefit programs, drug and palliative care benefits, seniors benefits, benefit claims.


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

AADL helps Albertans with a long-term disability, chronic or terminal illness to pay for basic medical equipment and supplies.

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

Register or update your information, find forms, and learn about insured health care services covered under the AHCIP.

Financial and health benefits for eligible Albertans with a permanent medical condition that prevents them from earning a living.

Learn about Alberta's Biosimilar Initiative, the drugs affected and the process to switch from biologic to biosimilar drugs.

Learn how to claim eligible expenses covered under supplementary drug and health benefit programs managed through Alberta Blue Cross.

Premium-free coverage for prescriptions drugs and other health-related services not covered under the AHCIP.

Learn about the drug benefit list, what drugs are covered, drug price policy and drug review process.

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

Learn about Non-Group Coverage for supplementary health benefits, eligibility, benefits covered and premiums.

Albertans without health benefit plans can get immediate, no-cost access to opioid agonist medications for up to 120 days.

Learn about the Palliative Coverage Program, who is eligible, what benefits are provided, and how to apply to receive benefits.

Alberta Seniors Benefit, dental and optical assistance, and additional health benefits for seniors.

Learn about some of the specialized drugs and drug programs available to Albertans covered as a supplementary health benefit.