Ontario Ensuring that Vulnerable Families Keep Child Support Payments Province Ends Child Support Clawback

Ontario Ensuring that Vulnerable Families Keep Child Support Payments:  Province Ends Child Support Clawback As part of Ontario’s ongoing work to reform income security and combat child poverty, the province is ending the clawback of child support payments from social assistance. Starting in early 2017, child support payments will be fully exempt from social assistance benefit calculations to help increase incomes for families who receive both social assistance and child support. Currently, child support payments are treated as income and deducted dollar-for-dollar from benefits. The full exemption will help increase the monthly income of almost 19,000 families, most of whom
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DREAM OF OWNING YOUR OWN HOME?

Apply to become a Family Partner with Habitat for Humanity Greater Ottawa Perth Chapter You and your family may qualify if: – you earn an income between $39,950 – $59,200 (before taxes) – you are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident – you and your family are living in conditions of need – you are steadily employed, but cannot afford or obtain a conventional mortgage – you are ready and able to contribute 500 volunteers hours to help build your home and participate in other Habitat projects and activities Please contact community@habitatgo.com or visit habitatgo.com for more information and
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