The Honourable Maryam Monsef, Minister for Women and Gender Equality and Rural Economic Development, announced that an agreement had been reached with Women’s Shelters Canada and the Canadian Women’s Foundation to disburse up to $36.3 million of the funding from October 2020, to women’s shelters, sexual assault centres and other organizations providing supports and services to women experiencing violence.
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In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) recognizes that for many employers and employees, there have been changes in the way that work is being conducted.
As a result of the unprecedented challenges due to COVID-19, many people have been working at home and using their kitchens, bedrooms and living rooms as their work space. In response, the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) has introduced a new temporary flat rate method to simplify claiming the deduction for home office expenses for the 2020 tax year.
Steps being taken to preserve capacity with the provincially funded COVID-19 testing network.
The Honourable Marco E. L. Mendicino, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship announced changes to make the Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot (RNIP) more flexible for applicants and welcomed the first two practical nurses under the Pilot to Sault St. Marie.
Investment to help workers in Southwestern Ontario affected by COVID-19 upgrade their skills.
Phase One to Vaccinate Frontline Health Care Workers Starting December 15.
Action is being taken to stop the spread of COVID-19 and protect vulnerable people.
Investments will strengthen supports for individuals with mental health and addictions challenges.
Provincial investment to increase survivor-led programming and Indigenous-led services.