Get emergency benefits online

Apply to receive emergency benefits by Interac e-Transfer

MyAlberta Emergency Benefits lets Albertans apply online for select emergency benefits.

Albertans may apply online by signing in with an Account to receive select emergency benefits by email transfer (Interac e-Transfer).

The Income Support Contact Centre provides emergency services to Albertans with low income, Income Support, and Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped (AISH) clients, outside of normal operating hours; after 4:30 p.m. and before 8:15 a.m. Monday through Friday, weekends and holidays.

The Income Support program is income and asset tested.

For information on emergency benefits, call the Income Support Contact Centre at 1-866-644-5135.

During business hours, contact your nearest Alberta Supports Centre.