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The Province, in partnership with the Salvation Army, is offering financial support to Islanders who need help paying for their home heating costs. The PEI Home Heating program is open for applications to eligible Islanders and will now operate on a year-round basis. Starting on December 1, the...
Social Assistance Handbook for the Social Assistance Program.
The Social Assistance Program helps you meet your basic needs when you cannot. The program provides help on a case-by-case basis to people who meet the requirements., What will the Social Assistance Program help me pay for?, Social Assistance will assist you in paying for: food shelter medications...
United Way - Hurricane Fiona Response - United Way of PEI Below is a list of community organizations that have partnered with the Government of Prince Edward Island, through the United Way to offer supports to residents in need due to Hurricane Fiona: Abegweit First Nation Alzheimer Society of PEI...
Government invests $7 million into rate increases for social programs and social housing rental rates
Government is making the largest investment in the province’s history into social program benefits to positively impact Island households receiving assistance in several different ways. These changes will come into effect on December 1, 2022. Island households receiving provincial social assistance...
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...
General Policies, 1.1 Delegated Authority 1.2 Eligibility 1.3 Cohabitation 1.5 Transient Persons, Support Plan Policies, 2.1.1 Family Violence 2.2 Case Plans, Employment Policies, 3.1 Employable Persons 3.2 Exemptions from Employment 3.3 Refusal of Employment or Training 3.4 Post-Secondary...
Islanders who have been impacted by Hurricane Fiona will receive financial support from the Province. “We have had devastating impacts from Hurricane Fiona, putting many Islanders in extremely challenging circumstances. Our main priority is to ensure Islanders are safe and have their immediate...
Islanders who receive regular monthly payments from provincial Social Assistance and AccessAbility Supports programs are being asked to visit their local Social Programs office to pick up their monthly cheques due to the impacts of Hurricane Fiona. Islanders who receive payments through online bank...
General Policies, 1.1 Eligibility 1.2 Clinical Assessments 1.3 Support Needs Assessment 1.4 Collaborative Support Plan 1.5 Applicant Contribution, Service Mix - Support Plan Policies, 2.1 Personal Supports 2.2 Housing Supports 2.3 Community Supports 2.4 Caregiver Supports 2.5 Employment and...