City Update: CampTO Program Being Developed

City Update: CampTO Program Being Developed   The City of Toronto is cancelling all planned 2020 summer camps and preparing an alternative plan to get children back to camp through the new CampTO program.   Registration details will be announced as soon as the Province is able to safely remove restrictions on day camps, and […]

Federal Update: Increase to the Canada Child Benefit

Federal Update: Increase to the Canada Child Benefit:   The Prime Minister has announced that the Canada Child Benefit (CCB) will be increased once again in July, to help families keep up with the costs of living and raising their children. This increase is in addition to the one-time special CCB payment announced by the […]

COVID-19 Emergency Benefit for OW and ODSP Recipients

COVID-19 Emergency Benefit for People Receiving Social Assistance   The COVID-19 Emergency Benefit was originally introduced as a one-time benefit in April 2020, and has now been extended for each month, up until and including, July 2020.   This COVID-19 Emergency Benefit is available for people receiving assistance from Ontario Works (OW) or Ontario Disability […]

City Update: Toronto Parks

City Update: Toronto Parks   Being able to visit parks is important for both our mental and physical well-being. These local green spaces provide an escape and allow us to be closer with nature. While park amenities remain closed, many activities are permitted provided that we continue to practice social distancing when we visit them. […]