Thursday, August 15, 2019

Helping middle-class Canadians with the support they need

Employment Insurance (EI), the Canada Pension Plan (CPP) and Old Age Security (OAS) provide important support to millions of middle-class Canadians every year. At times, people may disagree with decisions made regarding their claims or benefits. When that occurs, Canadians deserve an appeal process that delivers appropriate decisions in a timely way. Today, the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, announced the important reforms to the Social Security Tribunal listed below. These reforms put people at the heart of the appeal process and make it quicker, easier and more responsive to the needs of Canadians. Read More