COVID-19: Some Canadians with disabilities qualify for $600 from the federal government
The Government of Canada announced on June 5th that some financial aid would be distributed to Canadians with disabilities to help offset financial troubles caused by COVID-19. This was a one-time, tax-free payment of up to $600.
It is available for people with disabilities who have a valid certificate for the Disability Tax Credit. Those who also eligible for Old Age Security will receive an additional $300. Those who are eligible for both might also be qualified for the Guaranteed Income Support Supplement.
Learn more in this article: https://www.ctvnews.ca/health/coronavirus/feds-to-send-600-to-some-canadians-with-disabilities-1.4970813