A limited number of grants are available for members of the Diocese of Toronto extended health and dental plan (both active and retired) who exceed their annual coverage. Grants will range from $500 to $1,500. Those eligible for grants include participating members of the extended health and dental plan, both active and retired clergy and diocesan staff. Individuals must have completely depleted their extended health and dental benefits for the year before submitting an application. Grants will only be considered for expenses that occurred in the year of the grant application. The following are eligible for grants:
- Hospital accommodation
- Professional services by licensed practitioners (must be the result of an illness or injury and supported by documentation from a medical practitioner)
- Dental care: major restorative services; dentures; orthodontics
- Assistance with medical devices including but not limited to orthotics, hearing aids, braces, wheel chairs, back support
To access the Discretionary Medical and Dental Grant, please download the guidelines and application form. If you have any questions please contact the Human Resources department.