COVID - 19
Covid-19 Business Support & Recovery Outreach Initiative
Emergency Wage Subsidy
Yesterday, the Prime Minister and Minister of Finance announced further details of the new Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy. This program will provide wage subsidies of up to 75 percent to help qualifying employers retain and pay workers during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Social Services Support
The Alberta Government is providing $30 million to municipalities, charitable and non-profit organizations to provide help to individuals, seniors, families and other vulnerable Albertans who are isolated or impacted by measures to contain COVID19.
Canada Emergency Response Benefit
If you have lost income because of COVID-19, the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) will provide you with temporary income support.
The CERB will provide you with $500 a week for up to 16 weeks.