Employment and Immigration for frontline workers during COVID-19

Recorded on May 28, 2020 - Need the latest updates on income benefits like CERB and pandemic pay? Are your clients concerned about returning to work safely, and what are their rights to “say no"? Do you have questions about immigration and eligibility for income benefits?

Legal experts from our community provide practical information to help you answer these and other questions you’re hearing from your clients.


  • Heather Neufeld, lawyer, volunteer at Connecting Ottawa
  • Liz Majic, lawyer at Connecting Ottawa

Please note: We were not able to respond to case-specific questions, or guarantee that every question could be answered, in these webinars. Check out stepstojustice.ca/covid-19 for regularly updated information on COVID-19 questions.

This information session is for front-line workers across Ontario who are looking for information and guidance to support clients at this time.

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*ASL interpretation was provided on the webinar and is featured in the recording. The quality of the video feed of the ASL is not ideal at times but we at CLEO were unable to control that and apologize for any inconvenience to viewers.