Resources for Seniors

 

The Government of Canada recognizes that our seniors have worked hard to build a better country for future generations. Below is information on numerous programs, benefits, and resources designed to help ensure a secure and dignified retirement that reflects the contributions they have made.

 

Canada Benefits

http://www.canadabenefits.gc.ca/f.1.2cl.3st@.jsp?lang=eng&geo=5&catid=11&searchallcats=52,53

An overview of benefits and contact information for services related to seniors

 

Canada Pension Plan (CPP)

http://www.servicecanada.gc.ca/eng/isp/cpp/cpptoc.shtml

Your link to information and updates on recent changes to the CPP

 

Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS)

http://www.servicecanada.gc.ca/eng/isp/pub/oas/gismain.shtml#a

Your link to information on eligibility, the application process, and frequently asked questions about the GIS

 

Old Age Security (OAS)

http://www.servicecanada.gc.ca/eng/isp/oas/oastoc.shtml

Information on the cornerstone of Canada’s retirement income system

 

Seniors Canada

http://www.seniors.gc.ca/h.4m.2@.jsp?lang=eng

Your link to services, information, and updates on matters related to seniors

 

Veterans Affairs Canada (VAC)

http://www.veterans.gc.ca/eng/

Your link to services and benefits that respond to the needs of veterans and their families, in recognition of their service to Canada