COVID-19-Related Support for Employees, Self-Employed Individuals, and Small Businesses

In March, 2020, the Government of Canada passed legislation, which provides financial assistance to both employees and self-employed individuals affected by the  COVID-19 pandemic. The Government of Ontario also passed legislation to provide […]

A guide to loans for newcomers to cover licensing and training

A description of programs of Windmill Microlanding (formerly Immigrant Acess Fund – IAF), providing loans of up to $10,000 to cover licensing or training expenses for newcomer tradespeople, skilled workers and professionals. Eligibility requirements, permitted uses, and principal and interest terms are outlined for both refugee and non-refugee newcomers.