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BC Housing

BC Housing develops, manages and administers a wide range of subsidized housing options across the province. Learn more


B.C. Services Card

The BC Services Card is designed to make it easier for B.C. residents to access provincial government services. Learn more


Bus Pass Program

The B.C. Bus Pass Program offers a reduced cost, annual bus pass for low income seniors and individuals receiving disability assistance from the Province of British Columbia. Learn more


Farmers' Market Nutrition Coupon Program

The BC Farmers’ Market Nutrition Coupon Program (FMNCP) is a healthy eating initiative that supports farmers’ markets and strengthens food security across British Columbia. Learn more


First Citizen Elders Transportation Program

The B.C. Association for Aboriginal Friendship Centres administers the transportation program to provide partial funding to enable seniors and Elders to attend the Annual Elders Gathering. Learn more


Health & Drug Coverage

B.C's publicly-funded health care system ensures that all eligible B.C. residents have access to medically necessary health care services through the Medical Services Plan and to eligible prescription medications, medical supplies, and pharmacy services through the PharmaCare program. Learn more


HealthLink BC

At HealthLink BC, you will find medically-approved information on more than 5,000 health topics, symptoms, medications, and tips for maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Learn more


Home Adaptations for Independence

The Home Adaptations for Independence  program provides financial assistance to help eligible low-income seniors and people with disabilities with home modifications for accessible, safe and independent living in British Columbia.  Learn more 


Home Renovation Tax Credit for Seniors & Persons with Disabilities

The Home Renovation Tax Credit assists eligible individuals 65 and over and persons with disabilities with the cost of certain permanent home renovations to improve accessibility or be more functional or mobile at home. Learn more 

Low Income Grant Supplement for Seniors

The low income grant supplement allows low income seniors to supplement their home owner grant if it’s been reduced or eliminated because of the high assessed value of their principal residence. Learn more


Lowest Personal Taxes 

B.C. currently has the lowest provincial personal income taxes in Canada for individuals earning up to $122,000 a year and B.C. families generally have one of the lowest overall tax burdens in Canada including income taxes, consumption taxes, property taxes, health care premiums and payroll taxes. Learn more


SeniorsBC

SeniorsBC provides information about government programs and services for older adults. Learn more


Senior's Supplement Program

The Senior's Supplement ensures a conditionally guaranteed income level for B.C. residents receiving federal Old Age Security and Guaranteed Income supplement or federal Allowances. Learn more


Service BC

Service BC provides front line support for many of the hundreds of programs and services the provincial government offers to residents, businesses and visitors. Learn more 


Travel Assistance Program 

The Travel Assistance Program (TAP) helps alleviate some of the transportation costs for eligible B.C. residents who must travel within the province for non-emergency medical specialist services not available in their own community. Learn more


 

 

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