When the expanded assistance for MSP premiums kicks in next January a single senior will save 3 hundred and 24 dollars a year.

A couple, according to the province will salve 4 hundred and 80 per year.

The province’s health minister, Terry Lake says the province is launching an awareness campaign so seniors can apply for the benefits….

Currently, a single senior can qualify for assistance with net income of $33,000 a year or less.

For a single senior with income less than $25,000, the premium is waived.