All of the information you need on government programs to make insulin pump therapy more affordable for you.






Insulin pump coverage and other programs vary depending on which province or territory you live in. Here’s a comprehensive list of programs that you may be able to take advantage of.

Financial Coverage

If you or your partner have private insurance benefits, check with your human resources department for your coverage details. If you don’t have a private policy, all Canadian provinces and territories offer some form of support.

Provincial Coverage for insulin pumps and supplies

Disability Tax Credit

The Disability Tax Credit (DTC) is a federal tax credit that reduces the taxable income of those who qualify. This leaves you with extra money that can help to cover the cost of diabetes supplies.

Learn how to apply for the credit

Registered Disability Savings Plan

The Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP) offers you tax-deferred investment growth, along with generous government grants and bonds make the RDSP a powerful investment tool.

Details on how an RDSP works
Discover how to open an RDSP