Income Assistance (CERB/EI), Workers’ Rights, and Immigration during COVID-19

Recorded on April 23, 2020

CLEO hosts this second online information session for front-line workers to give them up-to-date information on the new CERB and EI benefits. Experts from legal clinics and other community organizations will discuss the key issues and answer questions from workers.

This webinar includes information on how people’s immigration status may affect their eligibility for CERB and other income assistance.

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


Elizabeth Majic, Connecting Ottawa
Heather Neufeld, Private Bar Lawyer/Volunteer, Connecting Ottawa
Karen Cocq, Migrant Workers’ Alliance ​for Change

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