WINDSOR-ESSEX SENIORS CALL ASSURANCE PROGRAM
If the effects of COVID-19 and increased isolation measures have left you or someone you know feeling isolated and disconnected from the people and services you rely on for support, you do not have to face these feelings alone.
The Windsor-Essex Seniors Call Assurance Program provides free regular telephone check-ins, and referrals to other supports, if necessary. This confidential support line is available to seniors in the Windsor-Essex community for people who are 55 or older.
If you or your someone you know needs support, please sign up at:
Monday to Friday, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.
Updated : May 12, 2020
The Federal Government Announced today
SUPPORT FOR SENIORS( $2.5Billion)
An automatic payment for people ( seniors) who qualify for GIS/OAS. Seniors who qualify for Old Age Security (OAS) will be eligible for a one-time, tax-free payment of $300, and those eligible for the Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS) will get an extra $200.