We are excited to announce that ACHCCS members now enjoy preferred rates on Allianz Global Assistance travel insurance plans!

With offices in 44 countries, Allianz Global Assistance has been helping 8 million Canadians annually safely explore the world for over 30 years.

Whether backpacking Europe, discovering Canada or relaxing at a resort, travel insurance from Allianz Global Assistance provides you with options to help cover unexpected expenses due to medical emergencies, trip cancellation or interruptions.

 Plan options and benefits include:

  • Up to $5 million coverage for unexpected illness or injury while travelling outside your home province or territory.
  • Trip cancellation and interruption coverage that helps ease the unrecoverable costs of an unexpectedly cancelled, interrupted or delayed trip.
  • 10-day annual multi-trip plan available with coverage for medical emergencies outside your home province or territory for an unlimited number of trips of up to 10 days within a 365 day period.
  • Dedicated, knowledgeable, multi-lingual service and support team to provide you with 24/7 emergency assistance.

Learn more and get coverage 

We understand you may have important reasons to travel in these uncertain times, such as for family or work. As with every trip, we recommend you review and adhere to Government of Canada travel advisories and note risks for your destination.

Travel protection for COVID-19 related emergency medical and quarantine expenses is available with the COVID-19 Insurance & Assistance Plan, underwritten by CUMIS. For details, please call 1-877-297-9992.

Travel insurance does not cover everything.  For complete terms, conditions, limitations and exclusions of coverage travellers should always refer to their policy.  Allianz Global Assistance, a registered business name of AZGA Service Canada Inc. and AZGA Insurance Agency Canada Ltd., is one of the largest travel insurance and assistance providers in Canada.


With the MHCSI drug program, you and your eligible dependents and/or your plan (depending on your specific program type) are entitled to coverage starting at up to $3.00 per prescription processed through the participating network of MHCSI pharmacies – Lawtons Drugs, Sobeys Pharmacy, Sobeys Pharmacy by Mail, FreshCo Pharmacy, Foodland Pharmacy, Safeway Pharmacy and Thrifty Foods Pharmacy. You (and spouse, if family coverage)  also enjoy great discounts on front store purchases at Lawtons Drugs with the Lawtons Client Group Partner Discount Card.   Plus, you can earn valuable AIR MILES® reward miles (where allowed by law, some restrictions apply) on your purchases.

Check out exciting DETAILS of Discount Program.

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The Co-operators provides insurance plans to more than 400 Canadian companies which include employer sponsored groups, professional associations, and affinity groups.  Discounts are available to members of the ACHCCS through a Group Home & Auto Insurance Program with the Coalition.

CHOOSE The Co-operators for your Group Auto and Home insurance

CHOISISSEZ Co-operators pour votre assurance groupe automobile et habitation

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Optum Rx, the industry's fastest-growing pharmacy benefit manager, helps organizations and the communities they serve take control of prescription drug costs. Managing more than 250 million prescriptions each year on behalf of 25 million members, our flexible, holistic solutions improve patient care and empower individuals to take charge of their health.   Through the Atlantic Canada Health Care Coalition's partnership with Optum Rx, we offer a US Prescription Drug Discount Card that can be used by all Coalition members and their families when traveling in the United States.   Accepted at over 60,000 pharmacies across the United States, the prescription discount card can help members save 10% - 85% on both brand and generic medications. The card is FREE, has no limitations on use, and members can even share it with their family and friends.  Members enjoy lower out of pocket expense and your Fund will have a lower reimbursement cost!

For more information visit  OptumRxDiscountCard

Connect Hearing
Connect Hearing, Canada's #1 physician referred hearing healthcare provider, helps Canadians, coast to coast, control their hearing health journey.  Whether it be a baseline hearing test to understand your current hearing, discreet hearing technology with Bluetooth and language translation, our licenced hearing professionals are your guide to aging actively with healthy hearing.
For over 40 years, Connect Hearing has helped people like you stay connected to the sounds of life and with 10 locations right here in Atlantic Canada, there's one in your community.
We're here to listen, and help.
ACHCCS members receive exclusive benefits at each of our 145 locations across Canada including up to 25% off MSRP and up to 15% off the retail price of our best technology.

Call 1.888.475.4547 or visit  to learn more.  Simply identify yourself as an ACHCCS member to receive these exclusive benefits.

Coalition members can now receive great Fleet Discount Pricing on Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, RAM and Fiat vehicles. A special fleet number is provided to Union groups that are part of the Coalition for their members and retirees to get this special pricing.


Exclusive opportunity for ACHCCS members only
We’ve partnered with the Atlantic Canada Health Care Coalition Society to offer you exceptional coverage and savings with our Community Guard® program.

Community Guard® - coverage for non-profits and unions
Our innovative program provides voluntary non-profits and unions with flexible insurance solutions specifically designed to meet their unique needs. Community Guard® provides the coverage you need and respects your budget with competitive pricing and our rate stability guarantee.

We’re pleased to offer ACHCCS members a program that includes the following coverage for a preferred premium:
· Commercial General Liability (CGL)
· Blanket Accident Insurance
· Crime and Employee Dishonesty Coverage
· Tenants Legal Liability
· Non-Owned Automobile Liability

Customize your coverage to meet your needs

Additional coverage is available to ensure you have access to the coverage you require. Inquire about our coverage for:
· Directors and Officers Liability
· Errors and Omissions
· Commercial Umbrella Liability
· Commercial Automobile
· Environmental Impairment
· Property and Business Interruption
· Trustees Fiduciary Liability

Hampton Inn

Homewood Suites


Coalition members receive a 10% discount at the following 3 Hilton Hotels in downtown Halifax - Hampton Inn, Homewood Suites, The Hollis Halifax.

Just Click HERE to book your room with this discount at any one of these hotels.

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