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CERB program and eligibility criteria

CERB program and eligibility criteria

My office has received a lot of questions about the CERB program and eligibility criteria. Check out this link for answers to some common questions: https://www.canada.ca/en/services/benefits/ei/cerb-application/questions.html

April 06, 2020

Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) Application

Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) Application

Starting today, Canadians can start to apply for the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB). For more details and to find out if you’re eligible visit: www.canada.ca/en/services/benefits/ei/cerb-application.html

April 06, 2020


Canada Emergency Response Benefit

In order to apply for the Canada Emergency Response Benefit, you will need an online CRA ‘My Account’.
You can learn more about the program here: https://www.michaelbarrettmp.com/coronavirus


April 03, 2020

QP - Your Questions on COVID-19 Aid Bill

During a special session of Parliament I pressed Ministers for answers to questions that I received from members of our community. The COVID-19 crisis will continue to affect our economy. I’m proud that Conservatives were able to secure a deal to pass this important bill.

 

 

March 24, 2020

Radio Interview on COVID-19

Thanks to 104.9 JRFM and Bruce Wylie for having me on today to discuss COVID-19. You can listen to the interview here. 🎙

 

 

 

March 24, 2020

What is social distancing?

What is social distancing?

What is social distancing?
✔️ avoid crowds
✔️ avoid handshakes
✔️ limit contact with people at higher risk
✔️ stay at least 2 arms lengths from others, as much as possible

Get the facts at Canada.ca/coronavirus

...also, wash your hands. 👏 🧽

 

 

March 19, 2020

Coronavirus Community Publication

Coronavirus Community Publication

To help answer your questions about the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) my team has prepared an easy to navigate resource page.

Our goal is to address as many of your questions as possible in one place.

Click on the picture below.


 

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March 16, 2020

Cancelled: Community Skating Event

Cancelled: Community Skating Event

The community skating event, originally scheduled for March 14, 2020, from 6-7:20PM in Brockville, has been cancelled. 

Large events and public gatherings are being cancelled as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

For information on COVID-19 visit: Canada.ca/coronavirus

March 14, 2020

Coronavirus - Get the Facts and Stay Safe!

Coronavirus - Get the Facts and Stay Safe!

We’re hearing a lot about Coronavirus (COVID-19). It’s serious. But there’s no need for panic. Get the facts at: Canada.ca/Coronavirus

Find out how you can help stop the spread.

And remember that people are stressed. Be good to each other.

We’ll get through this together.

March 13, 2020