Employment Insurance

Government of Canada - Employment and Social Development Canada

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Description
Provides temporary financial assistance to unemployed Canadians.

Service provides:

  • benefits for individuals that have been fired without fault
  • benefits for individuals unable to work due to medical condition
  • benefits for expectant or new mothers, and parents with a new or critically ill child
  • benefits for individuals that care for a terminally ill family member
  • benefits for the self-employed
  • benefits for Canadians living abroad
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • individuals unable to work
Application Process
Service Access: Application Required, To access service:
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: Yes,

Wait times vary. Contact for details.


Toll Free
1-833-381-2725 (COVID -19)
Toll Free
1-800-206-7218 (Telephone Information Service)
Toll Free
1-800-531-7555 (Telephone Reporting Service)
TTY
1-800-529-3742
Web Site
http://www.servicecanada.gc.ca
Languages
French
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: N/A
Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
June 14, 2023
Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM