Canada is a country that takes cares for its residents. There are a number of Social Welfare programs accessible for the residents. Along with the free healthcare program and children education until grade 12, Canada is also offering the following social programs:
Canadian resident is permitted to 60 percent of the last wages drawn in case of retrenchment from job if he/she has worked for nearly six months in Canada till then.
Canadian resident is allowed to social welfare payment from the government if he/she is not fit for employment.
Canadian resident is allowed under the Canadian Pension Plan to receive retirement pension. There is flexibility about the age at which he/she chooses to opt for the plan and is optimal at age 65.
Canadian inhabitant is permitted to get old age pension in Canada. The quantity of pension will depends on the number of years-lived in Canada. It’s highest if the person has stayed in Canada for 40 years after the age 18. For each year falling short, the amount gets reduced by 1/40 of the full-amount entitled for.
Federal and Provincial governments provide certain amount every month for upbringing of each child. The amount depends upon the income earned by the parents in the last year.