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View Document FETCH Criteria - Brentwood Bay, Colwood, Esquimalt, Langford, Metchosin, North Saanich, Saanich, Saanichton, Sidney, Sooke, Victoria, View Royal

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Seniors - Federal Programs-Support For Seniors' Financial Needs

Allowance for the Survivor

If you are a spouse or common-law partner of someone receiving both Old Age Security (OAS) and the Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS), you may qualify for a benefit called the Allowance.more info

Address / Contact Info
English: 1-800-277-9914
Toll-free: 1-800-277-9915
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Canada Pension Plan (CPP)

The Canada Pension Plan (CPP) provides a retirement pension and other benefits for those who have contributed to the plan through paid employment in Canada.more info

Address / Contact Info
English: 1-800-277-9914
French: 1-800-277-9915
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Employment Insurance (EI) Benefits

Seniors who wish to continue working after age 65 are eligible for the same Employment Insurance (EI) benefits as other workers in Canada.more info

Address / Contact Info
Toll-free: 1-800-206-7218
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Federal and Provincial Non-Refundable Tax Credits (CRA)

The following information describes tax credits that may be available to you when you prepare and submit your annual income tax and benefit return.more info

Address / Contact Info
Toll-free: 1-800-959-8281
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Government of Canada

For information on any Government of Canada program or service, contact Service Canada at the Toll-free number below, or visit their website.more info

Address / Contact Info
Toll-free: 1-800-622-6232
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Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS)

The Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS) provides additional money, on top of the Old Age Security Pension, to eligible low-income seniors living in Canada.more info

Address / Contact Info
English: 1-800-277-9914
French: 1-800-277-9915
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New Horizons for Seniors (federal grant program)

Organizations that want to help seniors make a difference in the lives of others and in their communities are eligible to receive federal grants and contributions funding. more info

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Old Age Security Pension (OAS)

The Old Age Security Pension (OAS) is a federally-funded base monthly pension paid to Canadian citizens and legal residents of Canada who have reached the age of 65 and meet the residency requirements.more info

Address / Contact Info
English: 1-800-277-9914
French: 1-800-277-9915
Web Links Website

Veterans Affairs Canada (VAC)

Veterans Affairs Canada (VAC) provides a variety of services and benefits for eligible Veterans, their families and caregivers, both at home and in community facilities.more info

Address / Contact Info
Toll-free: 1-866-522-2122
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