This is a living document and we want to add to it as we grow. Please use these resources and links as a starting point and if you discover additional programs, tips or tricks, let us know.
There does not appear to be a specific financial assistance program for people with disabilities in New Brunswick. There is a $100.000 supplement for those who qualify.
Disability support Program: Provides other related disability supports.
Social Development Programs: May provide some additional supports
Travel and Accommodation
Could not find any assistance – let us know if you are aware of a program.
The New Brunswick Drug Program
Those not covered by extended benefits from other sources can enroll in the New Brunswick Drug Plan. There is a minimal annual premium of $200 that increases with income and participants also have a monthly premium of and co-pay for prescriptions:
For Social Development Clients – enrollment and co-payment amounts are reduced:
Canadian Cancer Society:
Financial Help: http://www.cancer.ca/en/support-and-services/support-services/financial-help-nb/?region=nb
Community Services and Transportation:
Kidney Foundation Resources
If you know of other resources or have tips, tricks about the resources described here, please let us know.