Printer friendly

Acronym Finder logo: click for home page
abbreviation to define

Examples: NFL, NASA, PSP, HIPAA, random
Word(s) in meaning: chat  "global warming"
Postal codes: USA: 81657, Canada: T5A 0A7

post to Facebook  Digg this!  submit to Reddit  add to your favorites/bookmarks
New search features
Acronym Blog | Free tools

What does SAR stand for?

Social Assistance Recipient (Canada)

Suggest new definition

This definition appears very rarely and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
  • Military and Government

See other meanings of SAR

Other Resources:
We have 498 other definitions for SAR in our Acronym Attic

Link/Page Citation...

<< PreviousAbbreviation Database SurferNext >>
Single Access Return
Single Aliquot Regeneration
Site & Acceptance Review
Site Access Restricted
Site Assessment and Remediation (various locations)
Site Assessment Report
Situation Action Result
Situation Awareness Report
Small Arms Range
Snow and Avalanche Research (Switzerland)
Societatea Academica Romana (Romanian)
Société d'Astronomie de Rennes (French: Astronomical Society of Rennes; Rennes, France)
Sodium Adsorption Ratio unit
Software Action Request
Software Analysis Review (Telcordia)
Software Anomaly Report
Software Answer Supervision
Software Architecture Review
Software Assurance Requirement
SOI Anomaly Reports

Samples in periodicals archive:
Eligible applicants include: aboriginals, newcomers to Canada, low income individuals and social assistance recipients, seniors, and students.
It will act as a key contributing mechanism to leverage participation of citizens and develop the social welfare concept into a new one that enables able social assistance recipients to become a productive force contributing to the growth of the national economy.
The researchers found that: * the eligibility criteria and cost-sharing details of the publicly funded prescription drug plans differed markedly across Canada, as did the personal financial burden due to prescription drug costs; * seniors pay 35% or less of their prescription costs in 2 provinces, but elsewhere they may pay as much as 100%; * with few exceptions, non-seniors pay more than 35% of their prescription costs in every province; * most social assistance recipients pay 35% or less of their prescription costs in 5 provinces and pay no costs in the other 5.
Tony Prudori, a communications officer for Indian Affairs, explained that the NCB money is actually a federal top-up to the benefits that social assistance recipients get under the provincial Ontario Works program.
The mandate of "work first" is to match "employable" social assistance recipients with THA.
The argument is that too many social assistance recipients are simply too lazy to find work and that they need to be aggressively challenged to become economically self-sufficient.
Among the many other matters before it, the Council: took a stand against workfare, voting to encourage all mission units and pastoral charges to refuse to participate in any employment or work programs that force social assistance recipients to be involved; passed a motion calling for changes to the federal Income Tax Act so that same-sex partners receive the same treatment as spouses; reaffirmed the denomination's commitment "to act for justice and antiracism"; and authorized as a study document a report on United Church-Jewish relations that emphasizes the Jewish background of Jesus and respect for the continued development of the Jewish tradition.
They are more likely than other workers to be social assistance recipients.

Home  |  Help  |  About  |  What's New?  |  Suggest new acronym  |  Link to Us  |  Search Tools  |  Press
State Abbreviations  |  Partners  |  Contributors  |  Return Links  |  Statistics  |  Fun Buzzword Acronyms!  |  Read the AF Blog

All trademarks/service marks referenced on this site are properties of their respective owners.
The Acronym Finder is ©1988-2014, Acronym Finder, All Rights Reserved.  Feedback
Terms of usage   |  Licensing info  |  Advertising info  |  Privacy Policy  |  Site Map