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What does NCB stand for?

NCB stands for National Child Benefit (Canada)

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47) To be sure, while the proportion of funds directed towards children would be significantly less than those of health, for example, nonetheless, by 2002, the list of initiatives undertaken featuring children and youth included the National Child Benefit (NCB), the Early Childhood Development Agreement and new measurement and reporting on the learning readiness of children, Aboriginal Head Start on reserves, SchoolNet, as well as financial assistance to the provinces and the territories for the Official Languages in Education Program and the Youth Employment Strategy, and finally, the establishment of Centres of Excellence dealing with children's development and well-being.
THUNDER BAY The National Child Benefit (NCB), which is delivered jointly by federal, provincial and territorial governments along with some First Nations, was introduced in 1998 as a form of income support for low-income families.
Even though the number of low-income families with children has dropped from 16 percent in 1996 to 11 percent in 2000, the federal government through its National Child Benefit program will supplement low-income families by $965 million per year by 2007.