With a desire to explore locally and reconnect with family, friends and nature, the day trip has emerged as this summer’s new preferred getaway.
Canadian employers have room for improvement to make working from home more productive for all employees.
Canadian government extending the CERB eligibility period by eight weeks as the COVID-19 pandemic continues..Progress yes, but there is a long way to go.
$1 million expansion of the mental health supports available to the Atlantic provinces, Québec, Saskatchewan, Alberta and Yukon.
The effects of COVID-19 continue to have an impact on mental wellbeing, despite a slowing of infections, and most provinces proceeding with a phased reopening.
In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, provinces have introduced new unpaid job-protected statutory leaves for employees. Here is a break down by location.
The Financial Services Regulatory Authority of Ontario (FSRA) has provided guidance to protect the entitlements of all pension plan beneficiaries.
Another day, another COVID-related survey, this time it’s recruitment firm Robert Half that says 79% of employees are currently working from home with 60% of those people realizing their job is “doable” outside their office. Interestingly, 55% of the 500 people who normally work in offices say their work-life balance has improved without a commute […]
The government has launched a website to provide businesses with information on personal protective equipment (PPE) suppliers. The Workplace PPE Supplier Directory has an up-to-date list of Ontario companies and business associations that are ready to supply personal protective equipment. “Ontario’s businesses stepped up at the outset of this crisis not only to keep their workers and […]
Morneau Shepell is partnering with the Government of Ontario to provide its internet-based Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (iCBT) program to Ontarians aged 16 and over, as part of its investment in mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic. Morneau Shepell’s AbilitiCBT™ program addresses anxiety, depression and anxiety symptoms related to the uniquely challenging aspects of pandemics: uncertainty, isolation, caring for family and […]