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Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada

Programs and Services

Seniors Income Plan (SIP)

  • Assistive Devices & Medical Supplies
  • Financial Assistance

The Seniors Income Plan (SIP) provides senior citizens with the financial assistance required to meet their basic needs.

A monthly supplement is provided to seniors who have little or no income other than the federal Old Age Security (OAS) pension and Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS).

Seniors receiving SIP benefits are also entitled to additional health benefits, such as:

  • One free eye examination in each 12 month period
  • Chiropractic services (maximum of 12 treatments per fiscal year from April to March)
  • Reduced Prescription Drug Plan semi-annual deductible
  • Home care subsidy
  • The free loan of lower-cost devices such as grab bars, raised toilet seats, bath seats, and canes through the Saskatchewan Aids to Independent Living Special Needs Equipment Program.

For more information:

Phone: 1-800-667-7161 (Toll-free) or 306-787-2681 (Local)

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Disclaimer: The MS Society is an independent, voluntary health agency and does not approve, endorse or recommend any specific product or therapy but provides information to assist individuals in making their own decisions. For specific information and advice, please consult your personal physician. Read our full privacy policy.

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