COVID-19 and Family Supports

Updated May 27th, 2020

COVID-19 has brought a lot of challenges for individuals and families. Some of these areas include finances, food, child care, schooling, rent, and jobs. See the following resource list for programs and services that can help you during this time.

Please note: this information changes regularly.

General Information

Mental Health & Crisis Lines

Mental Health

Crisis Lines

Domestic Violence Supports

LGBT2SQ+ Supports

  • Rainbow Resource Centre (RRC) offers support to the LGBT2SQ+ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Two Spirit, and Queer+ Communities) community in the form of counselling, education, and programming for individuals ranging from children through to 55±. It also supports families, friends, and employers of LGBT2SQ+ individuals.

Family supports:

Financial supports:

Federal financial supports

If you are not sure what federal programs apply to you, see Find Financial Help During COVID-19