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May 29, 2020

Additional Funding for health, Economic, and Social Support for Indigenous Peoples

Indigenous peoples and communities to receive additional funding for health, economic, and social support! In British Columbia First Nations will receive $41,129,000 Métis will receive $3,750,000 The funding across Canada includes: $285.1 million to support the ongoing public health response to COVID-19 in Indigenous communities. $270 million to supplement the...

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May 22, 2020

Find Financial Help During COVID-19

I am writing to let you know about a digital tool to help navigate the variety of individual benefits and find what’s best for your situation. The Find Financial Help During COVID-19 is an online COVID-19 benefit finder Canadians can use anonymously. You must answer a few simple questions and...

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May 21, 2020

Funding Cuts to Independent Online Schools

Funding Cuts to Independent Online Schools I’m hearing from constituents that are quite upset with the NDP governments funding cut to independent online schools. This impacts thousands of families across British Columbia. This is a political decision and not a financial one as every student enrolled in independent and online...

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May 20, 2020

Resources Combating COVID-19

Resources you can use.... We want to make sure you have the resources you need to the make the best decisions possible during this very difficult time. General COVID-19 Federal Program Information: https://www.canada.ca/en/department-finance/economic-response-plan.html CEWS Main Page: https://www.canada.ca/en/revenue-agency/services/subsidy/emergency-wage-subsidy.html CEWS Additional Details: https://www.canada.ca/en/department-finance/news/2020/04/additional-details-on-the-canada-emergency-wage-subsidy0.html CRA Measures: https://www.canada.ca/en/revenue-agency/campaigns/covid-19-update.html CERB Application: https://www.canada.ca/en/revenue-agency/services/benefits/apply-for-cerb-with-cra.html CERB Questions &...

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