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Métis Nation of Ontario - Toronto Regional Office

Contact Information
Office Phone 416-977-9881
Toll Free Phone COVID19 Hotline -- 1-800-263-4889

1-888-466-6684
Fax 416-977-9911
Website https://covid.metisnation.org/
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) COVID19 Update -- offering COVID19 financial relief programs including:

MNO Income Relief Benefit and the MNO Rent Relief Benefit -- these two benefit programs can be applied for in addition to the Federal Government's Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) * benefits are available to MNO Citizens who have lost income since March 15, 2020 as a result of the pandemic

MNO Emergency Family Fund -- families with children aged 0-12 yrs may be eligible to receive a one-time benefit of $500 per child, up to a maximum of $2,000, to help during this time of physical distancing * this benefit is limited to one per household

MNO Food Security Fund for Children -- citizens with children aged 0–6yrs can receive up to $600 (based on $200 monthly for three months) to purchase food to support child nutrition * this benefit is limited to one per household

MNO Technology Fund for Children -- citizens with children aged 0-6 yrs can receive a one-time benefit of $500 per Métis family to assist in the purchasing of technology for their children to support learning at home * technology can include, but is not limited to, laptops, Chromebooks, tablets, headphones, software, and apps * this benefit is limited to one per household

* to apply for MNO COVID19 related financial benefits -- call the MNO COVID19 Hotline at 1-800-263-4889 or email at covidhelp@metisnation.org * the hotline may also be able to offer support related to Mental Health/Addictions, Education and Training and Housing

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Deliver various programs and services for Metis people * education & training, healing & wellness, intergovernmental relations, lands, resources & consultations

Services and Programs:
  • Aboriginal Health and Wellness
  • Aboriginal Healthy Babies, Healthy Children
  • Aboriginal Support Services
  • Métis Nation of Ontario Training Initiative (MNOTI)
  • Toronto Métis Resource Centre
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Areas Served Durham Region ; Halton Region ; Peel Region ; Toronto ; York Region
Boundaries Greater Toronto Area
Eligibility Individuals of 15 years and older, who self-identify as Métis
Application COVID19 Update -- to apply for the COVID19 benefit, contact the COVID-19 MNO hotline at 1-800-263-4889 or email covidhelp@metisnation.org


Call for appointment
Languages English
Site Information
Site Location Toronto (Moss Park)
Located In Community Toronto Downtown East
Address & Map
75 Sherbourne St, Suite 311
Toronto, ON M5A 2P9
Intersection Sherbourne St and King St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading COVID-19 ; Community Programs ; Food ; Income Programs ; Indigenous Peoples
HCSD Sub Heading All Services for Indigenous Peoples ; Assistance Programs ; Computer Access ; Food Banks ; Information & Referral Resources
Service Categories Computer Distribution Programs ; Disaster Related Cash Grants ~ COVID-19 ; Disaster Related Cash Grants ~ Indigenous Communities ; Food Vouchers ; Indigenous Governments and Organizations ; Rent Payment Assistance ~ Indigenous Communities ; School Supplies ~ COVID-19 ; Talklines/Warmlines ~ COVID-19 ; Talklines/Warmlines ~ Indigenous Communities

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