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Date updated: June 19, 2020

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Eastern Health opens St. John’s clinic for people without a family doctor

Eastern Health has opened a clinic  for people who do not have a family doctor. It is now accepting patients who call 709-752-4747 between 4 p.m. and 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday. It will be staffed by a collaborative health team — a rotation of family doctors and nurse practitioners, as well as registered nurses…

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Prime Minister announces supports for Canadians with disabilities to address challenges from COVID-19

Prime Minister announces supports for Canadians with disabilities to address challenges from COVID-19 June 5, 2020 Ottawa, Ontario Excerpt from the news release The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced support to help Canadians with disabilities deal with extra expenses during the pandemic. This support includes a special one-time, tax-free payment to individuals who are…

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Tax free payment of $300 for those eligible for OAS and an additional $200 for those eligible for GIS.

Prime Minister announces additional support for Canadian seniors May 12, 2020 Ottawa, Ontario Read Full News Release Click Here No Canadian should have to choose between putting food on the table, filling their prescriptions, or paying their bills. Yet too many seniors are facing significant health, economic, and social challenges due to COVID-19. They helped…

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