Newfoundland And Labrador

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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.

Newfoundland and Labrador Assistance Programs:

There are special supports for persons with disabilities:

http://www.health.gov.nl.ca/health/personsdisabilities/

Other health related services:  http://www.aes.gov.nl.ca/income-support/healthservices.html#transportation

Financial Assistance:

Income Support: http://www.aes.gov.nl.ca/faq/incomesupportfaq.html

Medical Travel Assistance:

Travel Assistance Program:  http://www.health.gov.nl.ca/health/mcp/travelassistance.html

Medication Plans:

The Newfoundland and Labrador Prescription Drug Program (NLPDP) provides financial assistance for the purchase of eligible prescription medications for those who reside in the province. There are five main plans under the program:

Note: The Assurance Plan is for sudden high medication costs. You must apply for coverage.

Charitable Organizations:

Canadian Cancer Society:

Financial Help (including transportation assistance):

http://www.cancer.ca/en/support-and-services/support-services/financial-help-nl/?region=nl

Volunteer Travel Assistance:

http://www.cancer.ca/en/support-and-services/support-services/transportation-nl/?region=nl

Travel and Accommodation:

http://www.cancer.ca/en/support-and-services/support-services/travel-and-accommodations-nl/?region=nl

Kidney Foundation Resources:

Canada: http://www.kidney.ca/financial-assistance
Atlantic: https://www.facebook.com/KFOC.AtlanticBranch/info

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If you know of other resources or have tips, tricks about the resources described here, contact us.