Yukon

Yukon Supplementary Allowance

Complex application

Tax filing not required

Prerequisite(s) required

To get this benefit you need to first apply for the following benefit(s) if you're eligible:

The Yukon Supplementary Allowance is a $250 per month supplement for those receiving or eligible for social assistance.

You can get the Yukon Supplementary Allowance if:

  • You are a Yukon resident.
  • You are 19 years of age or older.
  • You are considered unemployed because of severe or long-term disability, or are old enough to get Old Age Security.

The Yukon Supplementary Allowance is a supplement to social assistance, so you must be getting social assistance to be eligible for the Yukon Supplementary Allowance.

You will need to speak with your social assistance case manager at the Adult Services Unit for more information on how to receive the Yukon Supplementary Allowance.

You can also call Yukon Supplementary Allowance at 867-393-5674.

If you are eligible for the Yukon Supplementary Allowance you can earn $3,900 per year that is not calculated as part of your annual income.

Last updated: March 25, 2021