How Do I Apply for AISH?

Government increases AISH rate – April 1, 2012
Effective April 1, 2012, the maximum AISH living allowance will increase from $1,188 to $1,588. You can now earn up to $800 per month from employment while on AISH to supplement this amoung (for single clients) and up to $1,950 for families.

The Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped (AISH) program provides financial and health-related assistance to eligible adults with a disability (mental or physical). The disability must be permanent and substantially limit the person’s ability to earn a living.

AISH clients may also be eligible to receive supplemental assistance (a child benefit and personal benefits) through the AISH program. AISH health benefits and supplemental assistance may also assist a client’s cohabiting partner and dependent children.

All the FORMS you need to APPLY FOR AISH are posted on the Government of Alberta website, HERE.

AISH FACTS AND TIP SHEETS can be found HERE
Frequently Asked Questions can be found HERE
Key AISH contacts can be found HERE

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