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October is both Learning Disabilities Awareness Month and an ADHD Awareness Month.  According to Statistics Canada, more than half (59.8%) of all the children with disabilities in this country have a learning disability, 3.2% of all Canadian children have a learning disability – that’s roughly one c...

Akiva Medjuck of National Benefit Authority about Canada Pension Plan (CPP) disability


If you are a disabled person in Canada, there are many resources available to you at both the provincial and the federal level. If you suddenly find yourself unable to work due to a long-term or permanent disability, you could be eligible to access the pension you have been paying into throughout yo...

RDSP Grants & Bonds


The steady increase in the number of the accounts opened in the seven years after the introduction of the Registered Disability Savings Plans (RDSP) in 2008, shows the potentials that these plans possess in making a difference for Canadians facing grave financial obstacles. As at the end of March 20...