Tuesday, February 20, 2018
SENIORS INDEPENDENCE INITIATIVE
The Seniors Independence Initiative is a provincial grant program to help seniors get assistance with lawn care, shovelling, getting to doctors’ appointments, etc. It is income-based, requiring a NET household income of $22,150 or less for a single person or $31,300 or less for a couple. Call 1-877-569-0546 to request an application form. Once the application is returned, applicants will receive a call to book an assessment. The program is scheduled to be fully implemented in April, 2018.