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Low Income / Financial Support

Baby's First Fill Program

Assists new parents with the cost of prescription drugs while waiting for their child to be registered. more info

Address / Contact Info
Nisga'a Valley Health Authority
4920 Tait Ave.
, Gitlaxt'aamiks, BC, V0J 1A0
Phone: (250) 663-5000
Toll-free: 1-888-233-2212
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Community Supper Club

To feed those who are hungry in the Kitimat area and offer Volunteer experience to encourage self-sufficiency and improve the quality of life in our Community.more info

Address / Contact Info
Phone: (250) 279-2476

Disability Resources

Disability assistance can help you if you need financial or health support. You must be designated as a Person with Disabilities (PWD) to receive this type of assistance.more info

Address / Contact Info
Government of BC
3842 3rd Ave.
, Smithers, BC, V0J
Toll-free: 1-866-866-0800
Toll-free: 1-866-455-0855
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Employment Insurance and Sickness Benefits

Have this form completed by a medical doctor or other health practitioner acceptable to the Commission if you are unable to work due to illness, injury or quarantine. When you apply for sickness benefits, you will be asked to either submit the completed form or keep your completed medical certificate as we may ask you for it later.more info

Address / Contact Info
Government of Canada
BC
Toll-free: 1-800-206-7218
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Food Share

Distributes food to those in need, as well as educating the community about food and nutrition. works with communities and schools to deliver healthy food and food education. more info

Address / Contact Info
Tamitik Status of Women
City Centre Mall
, Kitimat, BC, V8C 1T6
Phone: (250) 632-8787

Good Food Box

A volunteer-driven program to promote accessible & affordable healthy eating options in the Smithers area.more info

Address / Contact Info
1176 Main St.
, Smithers, BC, V0J 2N3
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Income Assistance - Gitlaxt'aamiks (New Aiyansh)

Income assistance and social services are available for all Nisga’a citizens who ordinarily live in Nisga’a Lands and in certain situations off Nisga'a Lands.more info

Address / Contact Info
Nisga'a Lisims Government
2000 Lisims Dr.
, Gitlaxt'aamiks (New Aiyansh), BC, V0J 1A0
Phone: (250) 633-3000
Toll-free: 1-866-633-0888
Fax: (250) 633-2367
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Income Assistance - Iskut

The Income Assistance Program works to ensure that all persons living on reserve maintain a basic standard of living.more info

Address / Contact Info
Iskut Band Council
Iskut, BC
Phone: (250) 234-3331
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Income Assistance Program

If you are in need and have no other resources, you may be eligible for income assistance. This can help support your transition to employment.more info

Address / Contact Info
Ministry of Social Development and Social Innovation
BC
Toll-free: 1-800-663-7867
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Kaien Anti-Poverty Society

Various programs including a free store (clothing and household goods)free of charge. Kids after-school program.more info

Address / Contact Info
569 McKay St., 571 McKay St.
, Prince Rupert, BC, V8J 3X6
Office and Food Share Program Services: (250) 627-5277
Afterschool Children/Youth Program: (250) 627-4687
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