Eligibility for Health Care Programs - Eligible Client Groups

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Effective Date: May 18, 2012

Allied Veterans

Canada Service Veterans


Civilian Pensioners

Detention Benefit Recipients

Entitled to a Disability Award (Regular and Reserve Service )

Entitled to a Disability Award In Respect of Special Duty Service

Flying Accident Pensioners

Income-qualified Civilians

Income-qualified Overseas Civilians

Income-qualified Veterans

Medium Disabled Veteran and Civilian Pensioners

Military Service Pensioners

Newfoundland Special Award Pensioners

Overseas Service Civilians

Overseas Service Veterans

Primary Caregivers

Prisoners of War

Royal Canadian Mounted Police

Red Cross Pensioners

Seriously Disabled Clients

Special Duty Service Pensioners


Veteran Pensioners




Care has been taken to ensure these policies accurately reflect the acts and regulations. Should any inconsistencies be found, the acts and regulations will prevail.

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