Legal Help Guide for British Columbians - Welfare and Disability Problems

This guide offers some first steps and useful resources for facing welfare and disability-related problems such as: having no money for food or shelter; being denied or cut off welfare; applying for disability benefits; and being investigated by the welfare Ministry.

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produced by
Nicola Valley Advocacy Centre and Courthouse Libraries BC
produced in
last reviewed
January 2013 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.
resource type
self-help & forms
applying for welfare, welfare, disability benefits, persistent and multiple barriers to employment (PPMB) benefit, persons with disabilities (PWD) benefit, cut off welfare, welfare fraud, welfare appeals, disability assistance, reconsideration request, review or appeal of a benefits claim