AISH

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AISHAssured Income for the Severely Handicapped (Alberta, Canada)
AISHAssociation Internationale des Sciences Hydrologiques (International Association of Hydrological Sciences)
AISHAcademy for International School Heads (est. 1999)
AISHApicius International School of Hospitality (Sebastopol, CA)
AISHAdelaide Institute for Sleep Health (Australia)
AISHAcute Intraoperative Suprachoroidal Haemorrhage (ocular surgery)
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The individual's province of residence may also have benefits available, such as Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped in Alberta.
* Bill 29, Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped Amendment Act, 2005, would amend the current Act by expanding the definition of benefits available to AISH recipients to include supplementary payments for emergent or personal costs outside the current financial and health benefit package.
This means that Albertans who receive Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped (AISH) do not qualify for legal aid.
* an increase of $381 million for Child and Family Services and $270 million for Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped.
In the latter half of the twentieth century, the social safety net assumed significant responsibility for the care for the disabled through programs such as Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped. As a result, payor parents have successfully argued that social benefits offset their own obligation to support a disabled child.