Income assistance on reserve

Explains the income assistance (welfare benefits) that's available to those living on reserve. Outlines the different types of social assistance benefits, how to qualify, and how to apply.

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produced by
Legal Services Society
produced in
2014
last reviewed
April 2019 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
basics
tags
Aboriginal Legal Aid in BC website, income assistance, on reserve, living on reserve, benefits for Aboriginal people, indigenous, applying for welfare, persons with disabilities (PWD) benefit, persistent and multiple barriers to employment (PPMB) benefit, funeral expenses