Halton Region is currently in the Red/Control level of the Provincial COVID-19 Response Framework.

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Ontario. Ministry of Education

Site: Support for Families

Contact Information
Toll Free Phone 1-888-444-3770
TTY Phone 1-800-268-7095
E-Mail supportforfamilies@ontario.ca
Website www.ontario.ca/page/get-support-families#section-1
Agency Information
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) One-time payment of $200 per child 0-12 years or $250 per child 0-21 with special needs to offset the cost of buying materials such as work books, educational apps, educational subscription services, movies and other tools to support their learning at home while self-isolating or practicing physical distancing
Hours Call for hours
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario
Eligibility All parents with a child 0-12 years or a child with special needs 0-21 years * parents who are a health care or a front-line worker who are using emergency 24 hour child care centres are also eligible
Application Apply online, submit one application per child, to apply have name of child`s school or school board (if applicable) child`s date of birth, your banking information and a valid email address
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Toronto Downtown Central
Address & Map
Toronto, ON
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Physical Access Not Applicable
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading COVID-19
HCSD Sub Heading Information & Referral Resources ; Supports for Families
Service Categories School Supplies ~ COVID-19

Agency Overview

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