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What does CHSTS stand for?

CHSTS stands for Canada Health and Social Transfer


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Ten years ago, the federal government ended the Canada Assistance Plan and introduced the Canada Health and Social Transfer which changed the federal role in welfare funding.
In 1996, however, CAP was replaced with the Canada Health and Social Transfer (CHST), which provided block-funding from the federal government to the provinces for health, social services and post-secondary education, giving provinces increased discretionary power about how to prioritize spending, and removing the requirement that social assistance be provided without strings.
CAP was replaced by the Canada Health and Social Transfer in 1996, leaving provinces with more discretion as to how their welfare system would be managed through use of workfare.