Special benefits are paid, among others, for

  • pregnancy;
  • breastfeeding;
  • purchase of baby formula.

See the document For a healthy baby and mother: three special benefits (PDF, 245 KB) This hyperlink will open in a new window..

Benefit amounts and payment dates

To find out the benefit amounts available, simply visit the following section: Benefit amounts for the current year.

To find out the dates on which payments are made, consult the following section: Benefit payment dates for the current year


If you have any questions concerning social assistance and social solidarity, call our toll-free number: 1 877 767-8773.