Resources - français
This booklet explains what landlords can do with personal property that tenants leave behind when they move or are evicted. It describes when it is legal for a landlord to take a tenant's belongings, what a landlord can do with the belongings of a tenant who dies, and what some of the rules are for a tenant who lives in a mobile or land lease home.
A care home is a rented home that provides health care services, attendant care services, or help with daily living. This booklet explains how to tell if someone is a care home tenant and describes the rights of care home tenants. It covers topics such as information packages, tenancy agreements, rent, services, and evictions.
This information sheet explains some of the changes to the Interim Federal Health Coverage Program that take place effective June 30, 2012.
This booklet explains under what circumstances a person on social assistance is expected to try to get support payments from someone who is or was their spouse or same-sex partner, or who is the other parent of their children, and what they are expected to do. It talks about how support payments affect benefits and what to do if support payments are late or not paid.
CliquezJustice, available (in French, with some English), is a website that explains Canada's legal system (together with simulated trials), and matters relevant to employment law, family law, immigration, contracts, wills and powers of attorney.
Sur le site CliquezJustice on trouve des explications simples et accessibles du système judiciaire au Canada (avec procès simulés), du droit de l’emploi, de la famille, de l'immigration, des contrats, des testaments et des procurations.
This booklet provides information on the Canada Pension Plan (CPP) disability pension for workers who can no longer work because of a physical or mental disability. Topics include who can get a disability pension, how to apply, other available benefits, and where to get help if refused.
To assist those participating in a Criminal Injuries Compensation Board hearing, the Board has created an interactive online tour of a hearing site. The virtual tour shows what a typical hearing site looks like, what the roles are of people who may attend the hearing, and what facilities are available.
This booklet explains who qualifies for benefits from the Ontario Disability Support Program, how to apply, and how to appeal a refusal.
This guide explains how the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) determines a worker's employment status, which affects a person's Employment Insurance benefits and their treatment under the Canada Pension Plan and the Income Tax Act. The guide also explains how to ask the CRA to determine a worker's employment status.
This article 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.