Please find below, links to resources you may find useful at this time.
GOVERNMENT OF CANADA RESOURCES
- COVID-19 Updates
- Support to Business
- Support to Canadians
- Work-Share Program (Designed to help employers and employees avoid layoffs when there is a temporary reduction in the normal level of business activity that is beyond the control of the employer. Employer Contact Centre: 1-800-367-5693.)
- Employment Insurance (EI) Program The Government of Canada offers benefits for individuals who may quality if they have lost their job; COVID EI Claims can be made at 1 (833) 381-2725.
GOVERNMENT OF ALBERTA RESOURCES
- Current COVID-19 Updates
- https://www.alberta.ca/Layoff-and-recall-directive.aspx">Information on Alberta Employment Standards for Layoffs and Terminations
- Support for Employers
- Income Support Program (Note: Your local office may be assessing via telephone, not in person at this time); Income Support can help you and your family with basic living costs and other necessities. Depending on your needs and situation you may be eligible to receive assistance through Alberta’s Income Support program. It is income/asset tested for your entire household and “ongoing” and/or “emergency benefit” streams.