Financial Aid Supports and Resources: Updates from the Government of Canada

Canada's COVID-19 Economic Response Plan 

The Government of Canada is taking immediate, significant and decisive action to help Canadians facing hardship as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak. 

Read about Support for Individuals and Families

  • Support for Individuals and Families
  • Support for people facing unemployment
  • Support for people who are sick, quarantined, or indirect self-isolation
  • Support for people who are unable to work
  • Support for people who need it most
  • Support for Indigenous communities
  • Support for seniors
  • Supports for students and recent graduates

Read about Parent? Student? Employer? A Breakdown of How COVID-19 Aid Package Supports You

Read about the Indigenous Community Support Fund 


Provincial Supports (COVID-19)

Read about Province supports post-secondary students during COVID-19

Read about Income support programs that may be available to Ontario residents during COVID-19.

Read about Renting: Temporary changes during COVID-19


Some financial institutions are also committed to providing case by case support. This can include a 6 month payment deferral for mortgages and or opportunity for relief on other credit products