Medical services are available from hospitals, doctors and other health care providers. Persons without health insurance coverage are charged directly for these services.
Insurance coverage for essential medical services is available to all Canadian citizens and permanent residents.
Each province has its own particular requirements to obtain a health insurance card (for a monthly fee) so it is important to contact a provincial ministry of health office in the province you are going to reside in.
Canada also has a strong social security network, which includes old age pension, family allowance, unemployment insurance and welfare.
For more information visit the Health Services Category in the City of your choice.
Canadian Health Care Insurance Information
Health Care is availabe to all Canadians as established by the Federal Government’s Canada Health Act. Health Care Insurance plans have basic similarities across the country including coverage of medically necessary hospital services and the services of a physician, however, any further coverage varies from province to province based on additional provincial funding.
Canadian Institute for Health Information
Canadian Women's Health Networking
Find a Dentist!
Oral health care is a very personalized service that requires a good relationship between the dentist and the patient.
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Health care is a very personalized service that requires a good relationship between the doctor and the patient.
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Health Canada is the Federal department responsible for helping Canadians maintain and improve their health, while respecting individual choices and circumstances.
Canada Pension Plan
Almost all individuals who work in Canada contribute to the Canada Pension Plan (CPP). The CPP provides pensions and benefits when contributors retire, become disabled, or die.
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Bringing Your Pets?
The National Animal Health Program is responsible for establishing import requirements for animals and animal products coming into Canada, including pets. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has prepared basic guidelines for frequently imported pets.
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Canadian Area Codes
Canadian Facts & Figures
Canadian Government Sites
Government Service for Non-Canadians.
Discover Canadian Heritage
Canadian Heritage is responsible for national policies and programs that promote Canadian content, foster cultural participation, active citizenship and participation in Canada's civic life, and strengthen connections among Canadians.
Obtaining a Social Insurance Number Card
The Social Insurance Number (SIN) is a nine-digit number that you need to work in Canada or to have access to government programs and benefits.
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