Legal Information Webinars: Income benefits and COVID-19


Event Date:      November 30, 2021

Event Time:      10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Event Type:    Online

Eligibility:      Service providers looking to learn more about changes to benefits programs during the COVID-19 pandemic are encouraged to attend

Cost:      Free


The rules and eligibility for employment insurance and other income assistance programs have changed several times during the pandemic and many programs have ended.

Which benefits are still available and who qualifies? And how do COVID-19 benefits interact with programs like Ontario Works (OW) or the Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS)?

CLEO’s community-based experts will explain the rules of income assistance programs using case studies and examples. Learn how to help your clients access benefits while avoiding claw backs or unexpected tax bills.