It pays to be in the know! This page offers valuable information on government programs that can put more money in your pocket—something that’s particularly important for seniors on fixed incomes. I update this page whenever new programs are announced (and old programs cancelled) so be sure to check back periodically.
You may be eligible for a tax credit for renovations that help seniors stay safely in their homes. The annual maximum is $1500 (15 per cent of $10,000 in renovation expenses) and the credit can be claimed by senior homeowners and tenants, and those who share a home with a senior relative. Learn more