The KFN Social Development program administers Income Assistance program according to the ISC (Indigenous Services Canada) Social Program Policy Manual and provides financial assistance to eligible clients between 18-65 years of age. Eligibility is income based to a maximum basic benefit of $255, with additional basic allowances available based on certain criteria.
Special needs allowances can be accessed by eligible clients for certain travel requirements and special purchases as provided by the policy. Additional information can be found at https://www.sac-isc.gc.ca/eng/1513197678048/1533317287697
The Income Administrator may engage in networking, sharing of information, and/or provide referrals with internal and external resources including medical professionals, education and training resources, and/or employment agencies on behalf of the client or as per their request.
In addition to providing basic benefits and special needs, the IA program participates in various training initiatives to assist clients in procuring employment. Any questions regarding upcoming programming can be forwarded to Esther Papequash at email@example.com