Helpful Websites and Phone Numbers

Most resources at the Department of Community Services can be accessed through your local Community Services office or by calling head office. You can also call us toll free at 1-877-424-1177.

The following resources can help you get in touch with the right people for many common tasks.

To replace lost cards

  • Social Insurance Card
    • call 1-800-206-7218 toll free
  • Health Card
    • call MSI at 496-7008 or 1-800-563-8880 toll free
  • Birth or Death or Marriage Certificates
    • call Vital Statistics 424-4381 or 1-877-848-2578 toll free

For support services

  • Pharmacare
    • Seniors call 429-6565 or 1-800-544-6191 toll fre
    • ESIA - contact your Caseworker
  • Canada Pension Plan Disability
    • call 1-800-277-9914 toll free
    • TTY users call 1-800-255-4786
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  • Old Age Security
    • call1-800-277-9914 toll free
  • Employment Insurance or EI
    • call 1- 800-206-7218 toll free
  • Canada Revenue Agency
    • call 1-800- 959-8281 toll free
  • Canada Child Tax Benefit
    • call 1-800- 387-1193 toll free
  • Student Assistance Loans program
    • call 424-8420 or 1-800-565-8420 toll free
    • TTY users call 424-2058
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