Support for Seniors

New measures were announced by the government to support seniors

 

 

Reducing the required minimum withdrawals from Registered Retirement Income Funds (RRIFs) by 25% for 2020.

 

Learn more about Registered Retirement Income Funds

The federal government is contributing $9 million through United Way Canada for local organizations to support practical services to Canadian seniors. These services could include the delivery of groceries, medications, or other needed items, or personal outreach to assess individuals’ needs and connect them to community supports. 

 

Contact information here:  http://www.unitedway.ca/how-we-help/find-your-uwc/