Benefits

Includes Employment Insurance, pensions and benefits for housing, education, training, family and people with disabilities.

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Employment Insurance

Includes Employment Insurance (EI) temporary benefits for workers, sickness, fishing and family-related benefits as well as how to apply online and submit a report.

Family benefits

Includes benefits to help your family with the costs of raising children, maternity and parental leave, compassionate care plus calculators to estimate benefit amounts to which you may be entitled.

Retirement and public pensions

Information on the Canada Pension Plan, Old Age Security pension and related benefits, the Canadian retirement income calculator and retirement planning.

Education and training benefits

Scholarships, grants and funding opportunities for students whether part-time, full-time, with dependents, with disabilities and from low or middle-income families.

Housing benefits

Includes information on the GST/HST new housing rebate, financial assistance to repair your home, improve accessibility for disabled occupants and increase its energy-efficiency.

Disability benefits

Includes disability pensions and children’s benefits, residential home rehabilitation, savings plans and a gasoline tax refund program.

Benefits by audience

Find information about benefits and programs, including eligibility.

Payment calendar

Includes payment dates for recurring Government of Canada benefit payments.

Benefits finder

Includes a customized list of federal, provincial and territorial programs and services you may be eligible for.

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Vanier CGS

The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship three year scholarships awards of $50,000 per year helps Canada’s universities attract highly qualified doctoral students who have displayed academic excellence, research potential, and leadership .

CPP and OAS assistance for vulnerable seniors

Non-profit and registered charitable organizations and municipalities can now apply for and administer CPP and/or OAS benefits on behalf of seniors who are incapable of managing their own affairs and who are homeless or at risk of being homeless.

Registered Education Savings Plans

Do you want to save money for your child's education? Find out if a Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP) is right for you!

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