Financial Assistance


Dealing with the death of a loved one can be associated with unexpected costs. Find out if you qualify for financial assistance from one of the programs listed below.

Last Post Fund – Funeral and Burial Program (

In co-operation with Veterans Affairs Canada, the program provides funeral, burial and grave marking benefits for eligible Veterans.


City of Toronto Department of Social Services (

Toronto Social Services provides financial assistance on behalf of deceased Toronto residents who do not have sufficient funds in their e  state to fully cover the cost of a basic funeral, burial and/or cremation.


Employment Insurance Compassionate Care Benefits (