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Date updated: May 12, 2020

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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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Categories:  Family / Friends    Seniors    Service Providers

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“Community Food Helpline” easy access through 811

Community Food Helpline Now Accessible by Calling 811 Click Here to read the full press release Executive Council Children, Seniors and Social Development May 4, 2020 The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador is partnering with 811 Healthline and community organizations to connect residents of the province who are experiencing food insecurity with community food programs…

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30 Day Medication Supply Update- May 4, 2020

Easing away from the 30-day medication supply recommendation over the next two weeks News release May 4, 2020 – St. John’s, NL – Newfoundland & Labrador Pharmacy Board On March 19, 2020, the Newfoundland & Labrador Pharmacy Board (NLPB) provided guidance to pharmacists and the public that a 30-day supply of medication was recommended in…

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Topics:  Family or Friends Support    Finances    Financial Help    Health

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