Are you eligible?
To qualify for support for the Income Support Program you must:
- Be a resident on reserve
- One member of your household must be 18 years or older
- Establish your identity and provide information or substantiation required to determine eligibility (identification)
- Provide proof of financial need (NOA, Bank Statements, etc.)
- Report any changes in circumstances in your household
Timelines and deadlines:
There are no deadlines. You must meet the requirements for support and prove your need to qualify. Your situation will be monitored and reassessed on a regular basis.
Benefits are issued on a case by case basis and may not be available to all clients as benefits are determined by policy procedures and assessment process. There are specific and strict criteria set out by the Federal Government that we follow when determining eligibility.