Record #: BAR2106
Last Modified: 09 Mar 2022
Last Full Update: 26 Oct 2021

Record Details

Source From iCarol Yes

Location, Telephone & Internet

Located In Community Barrie
Address Barrie, ON

Description & Services

Description (Service)

Financial Relief Navigator (FRN)

  • online tool that provides information and help to access emergency benefits, related to COVID-19, including Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB), Canada Emergency Student Benefit (CESB), and Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS), as well as other benefits and financial relief from governments, financial institutions, utilities, telecoms and internet providers
  • Click HERE for more information

Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan

Plan provides programs in the following three areas:

Support for Individuals

CRB ended Oct 23, 2021, in its place is the Canadian Worker Lockdown Benefit: Canada Student Loans Support for Seniors
  • Government of Canada has introduced legislation to support low-income seniors who received pandemic benefits. For information about a One-Time Grant for Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS) Recipients click here.

Provincial Programs

Social Assistance Workplace Safety and Insurance Board Ontario (WSIB)
  • If you believe you contracted COVID-19 while at work, you may file a claim to determine if you are eligible for WSIB coverage, call 1-800-387-0750 or visit WSIB Benefits for more information
Service Ontario
  • Service Ontario is reinstating renewal requirements for driver’s licences, licence plate stickers, other driver and vehicle products, Ontario Photo Cards and Ontario health cards that were temporarily extended due to the COVID-19 pandemic, see Renewal Requirements
OHIP (Ontario Health Insurance Plan)

Utilities Relief

Ontario Energy Board

Telecommunications Relief

Hours Vary
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Varies by program, contact for details
Application Call or visit website or information
Languages English ; French - Reception, Website, Interpretation, Programs, Publications
Fees None

Other Details

Established 2020
Physical Access Not Applicable

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