On September 29, 2020 the Canadian Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) payments ended. If you were receiving financial support from the CERB and still need assistance please follow this link to learn more about Employment Insurance Benefits (EI).
The 'Woolwich Residents Support Fund' is a one-time financial support offered to individuals in need. However, this fund will continue to address ongoing needs experienced by Woolwich residents long after the COVID-19 pandemic has ended.
Information on financial relief programs offered for Canadians and businesses affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. This includes: Employment Insurance, the Canada Recovery Benefit, Canada Recovery Sickness Benefit, Canada Recovery Caregiving Benefit, Mortage Payment Deferral program, Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy and much more.
Support for families and children still continues.
If any community member or professional has concerns about the safety and/or well-being of achild or youth under 18, please contact 519-576-0540.
The offices at 65 Hanson (The Family Centre) and 168 Hespeler Road in Cambridge are closed to visitors. The main office at 200 Ardelt is screening all potential visitors as well as staff. If you need to visit their office, please call ahead (519-576-0540) to make an appointment.
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The isolation site is a safe place for people to stay to help them rest and recover, and to reduce the spread of COVID-19 within their home and in the community. There are no costs for people to stay at the site. The site is private and welcoming, with many comforts of home. People who use the isolation site will have a private hotel room with Wi-Fi, a computer to borrow, a TV, telephone, small fridge, three meals daily, and coffee machine.
People are eligible to use the isolation site if they:
- Need to isolate to protect themselves or others from COVID-19; AND