If a close relation who dies was receiving last-resort financial assistance under the Social Assistance Program, you must inform the Centre de communication avec la clientèle of the ministère du Travail, de l'Emploi et de la Solidarité sociale of the death.
If the recipient was living alone, the Ministère will cease payinf benefits as soon as it is informed of the recipient's death. If the recipient was part of a family, the benefits will continue to be paid for three months following the date of death. Where applicable, the Ministère will calculate the new amount of benefits payable.
If you completed the Applilcation for the simplified forwarding of information relative to death, at the time of the death, the Directeur de l'état civil will provide the ministère du Travail, de l'Emploi et de la Solidarité sociale with the information concerning the death.