Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) Extended
The Government of Canada announced that the CERB program will be extended from 16 weeks to 24 weeks for workers who:
- stopped working due to COVID-19 or
- are eligible for Employment Insurance regular or sickness benefits or
- have exhausted their Employment Insurance regular benefits or Employment Insurance fishing benefits between December 29, 2019 and October 3, 2020.
For more details, visit the Government of Canada website