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Child Care Subsidy Program policies are currently under review and will be posted when the review is complete.
The PEI Seniors’ Secretariat is a body created to provide policy and program advice to government and other organizations to improve the quality of life for seniors. The Seniors’ Secretariat also develops and supports public education efforts about issues of importance to seniors and gathers...
The Department of Social Development and Housing contracted an independent consultant, Michelle MacDonald, AOR Solutions to undertake a community needs assessment to inform future planning regarding emergency shelter on Prince Edward Island. The objectives of the assessment were: To understand the...
Honourable Ernie Hudson Department of Social Development and Housing PO Box 2000 Charlottetown, PE C1A 7N8 Dear Minister Hudson: I am pleased that you have agreed to serve Islanders as Minister of Social Development and Housing. Our new Progressive Conservative government will work to deliver real...
The, Child Care Subsidy Program, assists Islanders with the cost of child care and daycare services for children up to and including 12 year-olds. , Eligibility, Assistance is available for Islanders who are working, attending school or at home - depending on your situation and income level. The...
By law, you must contact Child Protection Services if you think a child is being abused or neglected by a parent or guardian. If you think a child is unsafe, you must call Child Protection Services., Time of Day, Toll-free telephone number to call, During business hours 1-877-341-3101 After...
An applicant has the right to an appeal to an independent authority should they not be satisfied with the decisions made with respect to their application for assistance. The role of the Social Assistance Appeal Board is to provide an independent hearing for disputed decisions. The Board functions...
The Seniors Independence Initiative provides financial assistance for practical services making it easier for seniors to remain in their own homes and communities. Help is available for services such as light housing keeping, meal preparation, or snow removal and complements supports provided to...
General Policies, 1.1 General Eligibility 1.2 Confidentiality 1.3 Support Needs Assessment 1.4 Capabilities Assessment, 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 Vocational Supports 2.6 Technical...
Housing assistance provides low income Islanders with appropriate housing at a reduced cost. For qualified applicants, this might be renting a social housing unit or receiving a rent supplement that reduces the cost for rental market housing. The program is needs-based with priority given to those...