On completion of your online arrangements with Just Cremation, we provide you with personalized resources to assist you you with important correspondence in communicating with appropriate agencies, businesses and individuals relating to the estate of your loved one.
- Government Benefits
- Fraud Protection
- Other Forms
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Canada Pension Plan Survivor Benefits
Canada Pension Plan survivor benefits are paid to a deceased contributor’s estate, surviving spouse or common-law partner and dependent children. There are three types of benefits.
- The death benefit is a one-time payment to, or on behalf of, the estate of a deceased Canada Pension Plan contributor;
- The survivor’s pension is a monthly pension paid to the surviving spouse or common-law partner of a deceased contributor;
- The children’s benefit is a monthly benefit for dependent children of a deceased contributor. It is important to apply for Canada Pension Plan benefits
Call Canada Pension Plan Toll-Free: 1-800-277-9914
Callers outside Canada and the United States can call collect: 613-957-1954, Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time.