Financial help for Canadians affected by COVID-19
A hub of benefits the federal government, provinces and territories are offering to people financially affected by the coronavirus.
This page is no longer being updated. For the latest on COVID-19 visit cbc.ca/news.
Find the benefits relevant to you
Get information on what’s available to: those who have lost income; renters and homeowners; families; seniors; students; businesses; Canadians abroad. There’s also a personal finance section with information on tax and utility bill deferrals. This guide provides the basic benefit information you need to apply for subsidies.
- Who can apply
- Date available
- How to apply
- Links or phone number to make a claim
Links will open in a new window and direct you to a government website with more information.
All federal benefits are displayed below. You can select a region to add programs from your province or territory.
List below updated to include benefits for .
Correction: A previous version of this interactive mistakenly said that you do not need to apply for the Ontario child subsidy. In fact, parents or guardians must submit one application per child.