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Sponsorship Breakdown

Sponsorship Breakdown

Sponsorship Breakdown is for permanent residents who need help when the person sponsoring them in Canada is no longer supporting them. Explains what happens when a sponsorship breaks down, and how to apply for welfare.

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Legal Aid BC
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October 2017 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.

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sponsorship breakdown, income assistance, applying for welfare, sponsor, Immigrants, abuse & family violence, domestic violence, sponsorship, Legal Aid BC, leaving an abusive relationship