Facing downsizing or layoffs? Help is available for both organizations and employees.
The Federal government Work-Sharing Program can help employers avert temporary layoffs by providing income support to workers who are willing to work a temporarily reduced work week.
The Adjustment Advisory Program (AAP) assists employers and unions in communities across Ontario to initiate the establishment of Adjustment Committees and Action Centres to assist laid-off workers.
Employment Insurance (EI) provides temporary financial help for unemployed Canadians while they look for work or upgrade their skills.