Visit the link above for information on the following:
Support for individuals and families
Increasing the Canada Child Benefit,
Special Goods and Services Tax credit payment
Extra time to file income tax returns
Support for people facing unemployment
The new Canada Emergency Response Benefit
Applying for Employment Insurance
British Columbians needing more time to pay their bills can apply to existing payment deferral programs at ICBC and BC Hydro. ICBC is extending deferrals to up to 90 days. People dealing with job loss, illness or loss of wages due to COVID-19 may also qualify for BC Hydro’s Customer Crisis Fund grant program for up to $600.
Announced Wednesday, 25 March 2020: Temporary Renter Supplement of $500 for 4 months. Visit BC Housing’s Website here to determine qualification.
- The Rental Assistance Program provides eligible low-income working families with cash assistance to help with their monthly rent payments.
- Visit the site to see if you qualify
From the Whistler Chamber of Commerce: Working Holiday and MSP Coverage