Please remember that you can always use 2-1-1 and 3-1-1 services, these are non-emergency numbers that you can call for information on local services.
Call 2-1-1 for information and referral to community and social services, such as employment, training, health clinics, ESL classes, financial assistance programs or counselling services.
211 is free, confidential, multilingual and available 24-hours a day. You do not have to give your name or personal details to get information.
Dial 3-1-1 for information about municipal programs and services, such as recreational programs, library system, snow removal, and transit. It is a multilingual, free service available during business hours. Call 3-1-1 between 7:00
a.m. and 7:00 p.m., Monday to Friday, and a Customer Service Advisor will assist with your call.
for seniors 65 years or older, who have no dental insurance and cannot afford the cost of dental care
for children and youth 17 years old and under from low-income households
no longer in effect, use Healthy Smiles instead
keep your taxes up-to-date to ensure you qualify for many government programs
monthly credit for Alectra electricity bill
if you are behind on your natural gas or electricity bill, you may qualify for emergency financial help
free funds towards your child post-secondary education, up to $2000
government top-up to your RESP contributions, up to 40%
$275 credit for recreation programs and activities
youth 12-14 ride MiWay and swim at community pools for free
local food bank
places serving meals
emergency food delivery