Day: 2 December 2021

Foster care redesign increases support for children and foster families

Foster care redesign increases support for children and foster families

The Province announced an investment of up to $34 million over three years in a redesign of Nova Scotia’s foster care system. The aim is to create a modern and sustainable system that provides families and children the supports they need to flourish.

Seniors Care Grant: Apply for help with household costs

Seniors Care Grant: Apply for help with household costs

As of December 1st, you can apply for the Seniors Care Grant. This grant provides up to $500 in funding for eligible Nova Scotians aged 65 years and older who need help around their homes. Covered expenses include snow removal, small household repairs, lawn care, grocery delivery and other needs.