Income support and assistance, financial and other resource assistance for health and disabilities services and support.
Lower-income families with children may be eligible to get financial aid to help provide a better quality of life for their children.
The enhanced AFETC provides more financial benefits to working families in Alberta while encouraging self-reliance and stability.
Helps unemployed and low-income Albertans meet their basic needs and find jobs.
You can file an appeal if you disagree with a decision about your Income Support benefits.
Support to families with low income and children. (Government of Canada program)
Find supports and services to help people with disabilities.
Financial assistance for unexpected emergencies is available through the Emergency Needs Allowance.
Assistance for low-income Albertans in providing full-time or part-time training for job placement, job retention or job improvement.
See "Health insurance, benefits and funding" under "Health and wellness".
Assistance for low-income Albertans to find a safe, affordable place to live.
Apply for money to pay for basic expenses like food, clothing and shelter.
What to do if the Income Support program gives you more money than you are eligible to receive.
Albertans will receive timely assistance when they visit an Alberta Supports or Alberta Works Centre to inquire about Income Support.
Alberta has the lowest payday loans rates in Canada, and rules are in place to protect consumers who use these lenders.
Report changes to your finances, health or living situation to ensure that you get the support you need and avoid overpayments.
Financial assistance programs offered by Alberta government.