Emergency Repair Program (ERP)
Federal/provincial cost shared program that helps eligible low-income homeowners or occupiers in rural and remote areas to undertake emergency repairs for continued safe occupancy.
Home Adaptations for Senior’s Independence (HASI)
Federal/provincial cost shared program that helps low-income seniors who have difficulties with daily living and activities in the home carry out minor home adaptations that accommodate age related disabilities.
Manitoba Farm & Rural Support Services Online Counseling
The Manitoba Farm & Rural Support Services (MFRSS) provides telephone and on-line counselling & support to farmers, rural and northern Manitobans.
Toll Free: 1-866-367-3276
The Seniors & Healthy Aging Secretariat (SHAS) publishes a Legal Information Guide for Seniors which contains information on wills, power of attorneys and health care directives.
Transportation Options Network for Seniors (TONS)
Informs and educates Manitobans on transportation options that enhance quality of life with programs such as:The Changing Seats presentations that highlights challenges faced by older adults. Adaptations can be made to continue driving and options are available to those no longer able to drive.
Veterans Affairs Canada (VAC)
Offers a wide range of services and benefits for qualified Veterans.
For more information contact Veterans Affairs Canada
Monday to Friday, 8:30 to 4:30, local time
Phone: 1-866-522-2122 (toll-free)
Victoria Life Line
Non-profit community service that provides 24 hour security with a personal safety alarm.
Your Emergency Preparedness Guide