Starting today, Canadians who have lost income due to the coronavirus pandemic can apply for the Canadian Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) online and by phone
Many people across Canada, including working seniors, are suffering wage loss due to COVID-19. The CERB offers eligible applicants $2000/4 weeks for up to 16 weeks.
To apply online, you need a CRA My Account. Get more information on creating a CRA My Account and applying online.
Apply by phone by calling 1-800-959-2019 or 1-800-959-2041