Quebec

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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.

Financial Assistance:

Quebec Financial Assistance: http://emploiquebec.gouv.qc.ca/en/citizens/obtaining-financial-assistance/

Note: There is a category which provides additional funds for those who are disabled.

http://www.emploiquebec.gouv.qc.ca/fileadmin/fichiers/pdf/Publications/SR_dep_montant_prestations_en.pdf

Travel and Accommodation:

Quebec seems to rely heavily on private insurance plans available through employers and professional associations for benefits.

Medication Plans:

The provincial plan is available for individuals and families not on private plans:

http://www.ramq.gouv.qc.ca/en/citizens/Pages/online-services-forms.aspx

http://www.ramq.gouv.qc.ca/en/citizens/prescription-drug-insurance/Pages/description.aspx

Quebec medical services Fact Sheet:

http://www.greatwestlife.com/web5/groups/group/@public/documents/web_content/s6_000287.pdf

Charitable Organizations:

Canadian Cancer Society:

The Quebec branch of the Canadian Cancer Society provides several supportive services to those with cancer.

Financial Support:

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

Travel and Accommodation:

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

Kidney Foundation Resources:

http://www.kidney.ca/page.aspx?pid=503