Provides grants up to $5000 to support basic needs including:
- clothing and footwear
- food and basic household needs
- medical needs
- personal development and recreation
Grant applicants must be 18 years of age or older and a Canadian resident in need of financial assistance.
Applications are done on the website.
Requires Canadian birth certificate or permanent resident card, most recent year's CRA Notice of Assessment, two quotes/estimates from vendors or service providers for the cost of the items for which the financial assistance is being requested, and an optional letter from a third party such as a doctor, teacher, social worker, or therapist.