Hurricane Fiona Direct Government Social Supports
Programs for seniors
$150 for each household registered with the Seniors Independence Initiative. Any household in receipt Seniors Independence Initiative benefits will be contacted by Social Programs staff to arrange the best delivery method.
Support for social housing households
$150 for each social housing household (including mobile rental voucher and rental supplement recipients)
Support for social programs recipients
Supports for households
Any Island household who has been significantly impacted financially by Hurricane Fiona is encouraged to apply to the Canadian Red Cross for $250 (non-taxable) in financial support. Households are asked to register with the Canadian Red Cross by calling 1-800-863-6582 daily between the hours of 8 a.m. and 8 p.m., or by registering online at: Hurricane Fiona 2022 - Canadian Red Cross.
After registering, the Red Cross will contact you directly.