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Information for Employers, Employees and Self- Employed

Employers

This is a difficult time for any business. Please find below several links to information that can help you during this time.

Partners in Mission Foodbank - Friends Feeding Friends
Support Kingston - Free Facebook Advertising

CFIB - COVID-19 Small Business Help Centre
Canada.ca - Support to Businesses
Canada.ca - Risk-informed decision-making for workplaces/businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic
Canada.ca - Bank of Canada asks retailers to continue accepting cash
Canada.ca - Coronavirus disease (COVID-19): Resources for Canadian businesses
Ontario Together: help fight Coronavirus
Digital Main St. - Resources for Small Businesses during COVID-19
Stop the Spread Business Information Line at 1-888-444-3659
Facebook Business Resource Hub
City of Kingston Property Tax Relief

Employees

Rules have been changed with Employment Insurance (EI) and other benefits such as Canada Child Benefit (CCB) to provide support and easier access. Please find links below to information that can hep you understand the supports available to you.

Partners in Mission Foodbank - Friends Feeding Friends
Canada.ca - Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB)
Employment Insurance Application (EI)
Canada.ca - Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) – Benefits and services
Canada.ca - Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan

Self-Employed

Changes have been made to Employment Insurance (EI) system to allow coverage for many people that previously would not be covered. Take a look at the links provided below to see if there is support for you.

Canada.ca - Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB)
Employment Insurance Application (EI)
Canada.ca - Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) – Benefits and services
Canada.ca - Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan

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Please use this as a resource to help you through the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Pandemic in the Kingston, Ontario area.