The Employment and Income Assistance Program

(EIA) provides financial help to Manitobans who have no other way to support themselves or their families. This includes benefits from the Rent Assist Program that helps with housing costs. For people who are able to work, EIA will help them go back to work by providing supports to employment.
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Employment and Income Assistance

If you want to apply for income assistance, please call

  • in Winnipeg: 204-948-4000 or
  • in Rural and North: 1-855-944-8111.

If you are currently on income assistance and have questions about your file, please call

  • in Winnipeg: 204-948-2888
  • in Rural and North:  1-855-944-8111.

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Victoria Lifeline

Gain peace of mind and feel confident living safely and independently in your own home. Help is just a button-push away. Macdonald Services to Seniors no longer installs Victoria Lifeline but please call 1-800-LIFELINE for more information.