Webinar: Income benefits and COVID-19 What’s ended, what’s new and how benefits interact

Date: 
November 30, 2021 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
Online Event: 
Yes

Summary: 

Our 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.

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)?

Our 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.

Date and time: Tuesday Nov. 30th, 10:30 am -12 noon

Speakers:

Regini David, Paralegal at West Scarborough Community Legal Services, Co-chair - Clinic EI Working Group
Laurell Ritchie, Co-chair, EI Working Group, Good Jobs for All Coalition.
John Stapleton, Principal, Open Policy Ontario

Questions for our presenters? Please send them ahead of the webinar to Karen Dick at karen.dick@cleo.on.ca, or bring questions to our live Q&A.

Register for Free at:
https://outreach.cleo.on.ca/civicrm/?civiwp=CiviCRM&q=civicrm%2Fmailing%...