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Social Assistance and Pensions - Old Age Security

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Canada Pension Plan and Old Age Security Pension Overview
Produced by Flemingdon Community Legal Services
Produced in 2011
This webinar gives community service providers an overview of benefits and provisions of the Canada Pension Plan and the Old Age Security Pension.
Available in English


CLEONet Has Re-Launched at Your Legal Rights
Produced by CLEO
Produced in 2011
Your Legal Rights is the new, improved, and expanded website of legal information for people in Ontario. The new site has free, practical, and easy-to-find legal information produced by hundreds of organizations across Ontario.
Available in English


ODSP & Aging: What You Need to Know
Produced by Kingston Community Legal Clinic
Produced in 2011
Some of the topics covered in this presentation are: Extended health benefits after age 65, subsidized housing when your income is Old Age Security (OAS), and having your OAS, Guaranteed Income Security (GIS), or Guaranteed Annual Income System (GAINS) recalculated after a loss of income.
Available in English


Old Age Security
Produced by Service Canada
Produced in 2011
This Service Canada web page has information about Old Age Security (OAS) benefits for seniors, including what benefits are available, who can receive OAS, how to apply, and when to apply.
Available in English, French/français, Russian Russian, Spanish Spanish, Tagalog/Filipino Tagalog/Filipino, Tamil Tamil, Urdu Urdu, Arabic Arabic, Chinese Chinese, Farsi/Persian Farsi/Persian, Gujarati Gujarati, Korean Korean, Punjabi Punjabi


Guaranteed Income Supplement
Produced by Service Canada
Produced in 2010
This section of the Service Canada web site explains the Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS), which provides a monthly non-taxable benefit to low-income Old Age Security (OAS) recipients living in Canada.
Available in English, French/français


Old Age Security Pension - Frequently Asked Questions
Produced by Service Canada
Produced in 2010
This resource answers questions about the Old Age Security pension.
Available in English, French/français


Pensions and Income
Produced by Advocacy Centre for The Elderly (ACE)
Produced in 2010
Written for seniors, this section of the Advocacy Centre for the Elderly (ACE) web site describes what pensions and income options there are in Ontario and for whom they are created. There are also Frequently Asked Questions, links to ACE publications on topics such as which benefits are exempt from garnishment and which might be subject to seizure, and links to information from other organizations.
Available in English


What financial assistance is available for seniors?
Produced by Settlement.Org
Produced in 2010
This resource provides an overview of financial assistance programs for seniors that are delivered by the Canadian government.
Available in English


Allowance for the Survivor Program
Produced by Service Canada
Produced in 2009
This page of the Service Canada web site explains the Allowance for the Survivor Program, which provides a monthly non-taxable benefit to low-income widowed spouses who are not yet eligible for the Old Age Security (OAS) pension.
Available in English, French/français


Canada's Public Pension system
Produced by Human Resources and Skills Development Canada
Produced in 2008
This section of the Human Resources and Skills Development Canada web site has information about Canada's public pensions: Old Age Security (OAS), Canada Pension Plan (CPP), and International Social Security Agreements. Topics covered include CPP Decision-Making Process, Review Tribunal, Pension Appeals Board, and Tax Provisions for Seniors.
Available in English, French/français