Income Support Program
If you are unable to take on continuous employment in the labor market due to persistent mental or physical health problems with expected duration of more than six months, or are assessed as having multiple barriers to employment, you may be eligible for income support. Call 1-866-644-5135 or visit the Human Services Alberta website for more information.
Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped (AISH)
Available for those at least 18 years old and not eligible to receive an Old Age Security Pension, living in Alberta as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident, with a disability that is likely to remain permanent and the main factor limiting your ability to earn a living. See the Alberta Government website, call 1-877-644-9992 to speak with an Alberta Supports Contact Centre or call 1-800-232-7215 to speak to an AISH representative for more information