The Drug Addict Assistance may be awarded to a person who is following a drug or alcohol rehabilitation therapeutic program. The Drug Addict Assistance is not Means Tested.

What you'll get

The Drug Addict Assistance is paid on a weekly basis at a fixed rate.

Please click here for a Schedule of Benefits Rates.


General eligibility criteria:

  • The applicant must be attending the Drug/Alcohol Rehabilitation Program voluntarily and not as a result of a court decision.

How to apply

General documentation:

  • Letter of admission to Drug/Alcohol Rehabilitation Program from Institution.

How to apply

Fill in and submit the application online.