Are you a person above the age of 19, living in Nova Scotia, and have financial need? You may be eligible to receive financial support through Nova Scotia’s Income Assistance.
Important information before applying for benefits
You will need a doctor and/or medical professional to fill in the medical forms which are part of some benefits application process (Disability Tax Credit, Canada Pension Plan- Disability and provincial and territorial benefits).
If you do not already have a doctor who knows you, your medical history and how you are impacted in your daily living with a disability, please see below on how to find a doctor who will work with you.How to find a doctor or nurse practitioner who will work with you
In this section :
- How to apply
- After you apply – approved or denied
- Frequently Asked Questions
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