Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped (AISH) Program
The Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped (AISH) program provides financial and health-related assistance to eligible adults with a disability. The disability must be permanent and substantially limit the person’s ability to earn a living. AISH clients may also be eligible to receive supplemental assistance (a child benefit and personal benefits) through the AISH program.
AISH health benefits and supplemental assistance may also assist a client’s cohabiting partner and dependent children.
Region of Administration:
Government / Department:
Alberta Human Services
AISH provides health benefits for adults 18- 64yrs with a permanent disability that that severely impairs their ability to earn a living; level of benefits depends on income and assets.
Depending on income, partial or maximum coverage; some diagnostic, restorative, endodontic, periodontal, prosthodontic, and oral surgery services.