Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada

Programs and Services

Family Caregiver Amount (FCA)

  • Caregivers and Families
  • Financial Assistance

If you have a dependant with impairment in physical or mental functions, you may be eligible to claim an additional amount of $2,121 for the Family Caregiver Amount. The CRA may ask for a signed statement from a medical practitioner showing when the impairment began and what the duration of the impairment is expected to be.

For more information:

Phone: 1-800-959-8281 (Toll-free) or 1-800-665-0354 (TTY)

Visit the website here.

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