Government of New Brunswick
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  • 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 Email Location
    Social Development Regional Offices
    Tracadie-Sheila
    Bathurst
    Edmundston
    Fredericton
    Miramichi
    Moncton
    Campbellton
    Saint John