Manitoba School for the Deaf (MSD)


Support for Families

Telecommunications Program (iPad or phone)

Who is eligible?

Manitoba residents who are profoundly Deaf or speech-impaired, as diagnosed by a medical practitioner specializing in otolaryngology or an audiologist and do not have the costs paid through other provincial or federal programs are eligible.

Manitoba - Health, Seniors and Active Living - Telecommunications Program

Disability Tax Credit

A child is eligible for the disability tax credit when a medical practitioner certifies, on Form T2201, Disability Tax Credit Certificate, that the child has a severe and prolonged impairment in physical or mental functions, and the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) approves the form.

Child Disability Benefit -