Employment Insurance: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announcedlast weekthat there is aone-week waiting period for EI sickness benefits will be lifted for those who are in quarantine or self-isolation.The government has also earmarked $12 million to beef up EI’s work-sharing program, which can supplement a worker’s income when employers have cut hours due to a downturn. More info here.
2. Navigate to the "Weathering the storm" a new category in the Explore tab of the app. There, you can find a free collection of guided meditations and exercises specifically designed to help manage stress, anxiety, and uncertainty through mindfulness.
3. Check theresources hubfor best practices, guides, and employee-facing materials to help you introduce Headspace to your organization.
For additional training resources to support the well-being of staffat this time, please check outUFS Academyfor more info on personal hygiene, safety in food delivery and mental health support for you and your team.