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COVID-19 Resources

March 30, 2020 at 10:00am

Resources for Members

Below you'll find COVID-19 information and where to go for support during this time.

If you contract COVID-19, be sure to let your Union Rep know so they can assist you with answering questions about your job, income, seniority, and any government assistance you may qualify for. 

Your Union is here for you, please contact us if you have questions and concerns.

If you have questions or concerns about your workplace
Contact Your Union Representative
Find Your Rep
or send us an email at
membership@ufcw175.com

Members’ Assistance Program
416-977-6888
or 1-877-801-7762

Get confidential referrals to professional services for any number of personal concerns.
More info here.

Feeling ill? Stay home.

If you think you may have the symptoms of COVID-19 use the Government's Self-Assessment Tool here.

Have you contracted COVID-19 through work? Or did you come into contact with someone who has it while at work? Find out more info on Workers' Compensation that may be available to you through the WSIB.
Learn more.

Need to apply for EI and other federal emergency benefits due to COVID-19?
Find out more info and apply here.

UFCW Canada keeps an up-to-date list of government announced income supports.
Check it out here.

Find information and updates specific to Ontario by visiting the government's COVID-19 information page.

COVID-19 Resources

The Government of Canada regularly updates the
information available on the COVID-19 pandemic.
Find the latest information here.