Insurance- Personal Health
Prescription Drugs, Extended Health, Dental, Travel, Life, Member & Family Assistance Program.
100% Canadian national plan.
Personal Health Insurance Created Exclusively for the Artistic Community
A clear benefit of Artists Advantage membership is full access to Actra Fraternal Benefit Society’s (AFBS) Arts & Entertainment Plan. We can all agree on one thing – we need a safety net in today's world.
Underwritten by AFBS, The Arts & Entertainment Plan® is a national health insurance plan offered through a not-for-profit model that’s easy to understand and simple to join.
AFBS has been around since 1975 and represents a community of 17,000-plus self-employed artists. They understand the needs of self-employed people in the arts and have created incredible tailor-made programs just for you.
This plan has been designed to help fill the gaps in provincial health care coverage and it’s affordable for Artists Advantage Gold members.
The Arts & Entertainment Plan® is a simple way to assist you in managing health care costs – you get the coverage you need – minus the confusion.
The Arts & Entertainment Plan® offers two plans to choose from:
Both plans offer:
Extended Health Care (vision care, hospital rooms, medical equipment, massage etc.)
Travel Emergency Medical
The Member and Family Assistance Program (MFAP)
Coverage is available for your dependents, there’s a convenient monthly payment option, there’s a drug/dental card, and your premiums may be tax deductible.
The plan is affordable, easy to understand, and there are no requirements to join – everyone is eligible – it’s guaranteed acceptance!