Government of New Brunswick

Overview

Under this program, new mothers are provided with financial assistance to encourage a healthy lifestyle, including a wholesome diet, in the first 4 months after giving birth

Eligibility

To be eligible, new mothers must:
- Be a resident of New Brunswick
- Proof of newborns birth
- Net annual family income must be less than $29,000.

Description

This program offers financial aid for new mothers to offset the increased cost of food. This benefit ($60/month) may be paid to eligible new mothers for a maximum of four months after the birth of their baby.

Benefits will be paid separately from any other social assistance benefits the new mother may be receiving.

Contact Information Email Location
Social Development Regional Offices
Caraquet
Bathurst
Edmundston
Fredericton
Miramichi
Moncton
Campbellton
Saint John