Income benefits and COVID-19: what’s ended, what’s new and how benefits interact

Recorded on November 30, 2021

The rules and eligibility for employment insurance and other income assistance programs have changed several times during the pandemic and many programs have ended.

Our community-based experts explain the rules of income assistance programs. Learn how to help your clients access benefits while avoiding claw backs or unexpected tax bills.


Regini David, Paralegal at West Scarborough Community Legal Services, Co-chair - Clinic EI Working Group

Laurell Ritchie, Co-chair, EI Working Group, Good Jobs for All Coalition.

John Stapleton, Principal, Open Policy Ontario