Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Benefits for Single Parents in Canada


Today, a single mother was insulted by a comedian-senator in the Philippines.  In total contrast, single parents are being treated with extra care by the government of Canada.

Image Credit: http://www.singleparentvictoria.ca
  • Few months ago, the Governments of Canada and Newfoundland and Labrador announced their decision to invest for new affordable housing for single parents:
“The development of these new homes shows the true value of partnerships. Working together with all levels of government and our community partners, we’ve created safe, secure affordable housing which can open the door to greater opportunities for more single parent families and individuals in our province.”
— Sherry Gambin-Walsh, Minister of Children, Seniors and Social Development and Minister Responsible for Newfoundland and Labrador Housing Corporation
  • Canada Revenue Agency also provides tax reliefs for single parents. Here's 9 Tax Tips for Single Parents in Canada prepared by H&R Block
Interested to Study, Work and Live in Canada? Here's what you may do: