Resources - français

Some of the topics covered in this section of the Government of Canada website are:

  • Requesting regular benefits, including fishing benefits
  • Requesting maternity or parental benefits
  • Requesting sickness benefits
  • Requesting compassionate care benefits
  • Requesting benefits for parents of critically ill children
  • Our responsibilities to you
Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2017
Format:
Web

This resource is about the rules regarding regular Employment Insurance (EI) benefits. It explains who qualifies, how to apply, and how much a person can receive and covers topics such as disqualifications and penalties, and what can happen if you are fired, laid off, or you quit your job. There is also a short section on re-employment benefits.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2017
Format:
Booklet/PDF, Web

Topics covered in this section of the Government of Canada website are:

  • Your responsibilities
  • Responsibilities of employers and third parties
  • Mistakes can happen
  • Committing fraud
  • Protecting the EI program
  • Contact us
  • Need more information?
Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2017
Format:
Web

There are new rules that apply to energy contracts and how energy retailers deal with residential and small business consumers. The Ontario Energy Board (OEB) has links on its website to information about:

  • What to do before you sign an energy contract
  • What to do after you sign an energy contract
  • How energy contract renewals work
Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2017
Format:
Web

The information on this Ontario Energy Board (OEB) page applies to contracts that are entered into on and after January 1, 2017. Some of the topics covered are:

  1. You must receive a copy of the energy contract and confirm receiving it.
  2. You have a 10-day "cooling-off" period to review your decision.
  3. Confirming the contract.
  4. You can also cancel the energy contract up to 30 days after you receive your second bill under the contract.
  5. You may have to pay a cancellation fee if you cancel the energy contract after that.
Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2017
Format:
Web

The information on this Ontario Energy Board (OEB) page applies to contracts that are entered into on and after January 1, 2017. Some of the topics covered are:

  1. Know your rights
  2. Energy retailers can't sign you up for a contract while they are at your home.
  3. You have a choice.
  4. Energy retailers are not your utility, the government or the Ontario Energy Board.
  5. Savings are not guaranteed.
Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2017
Format:
Web

This Ontario Energy Board (OEB) feature allows you to compare your current bill from your local utility with what to expect if you sign an energy contract with an energy retailer (also called an electricity retailer or a natural gas marketer). The bill calculator uses the regulated rates for each utility in Ontario. You can enter the contract price offered by the energy retailer to compare.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2017
Format:
Web

These offices are staffed with experienced family lawyers and paralegals who can assist clients with retaining a lawyer, including, but not restricted to, areas of custody, access, support, child protection, restraining orders, equalization claims, property division, at all levels of court, including trial and appellate work.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2017
Format:
Web

If you are a low-income person, Legal Aid Ontario (LAO) may be able to provide you with legal assistance. Usually this means that you have little or no money left after paying for basic things like food and housing. This information from the Legal Aid Ontario website covers these topics:

  • How to get started 
  • Services
  • Areas of law where we provide help
  • You may also qualify for help if you are...
  • Clinics
Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2017
Format:
Web

This booklet explains the legal services that Legal Aid Ontario provides to people with low incomes. It includes a directory of the community legal clinics and specialty legal clinics in Ontario.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2017
Format:
Booklet/PDF, Web