Government of Canada improves sickness benefits under the Employment Insurance system

Media advisory

The Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Disability Inclusion, Carla Qualtrough, will be in Vancouver to announce changes to Employment Insurance sickness benefits.

A photo opportunity and media availability will follow the announcement.

Please note that all details are subject to change. All times are local.

Date:          Friday, November 25, 2022

Time:         9:45 a.m. PST

Place:        Canadian Cancer Society
                   565 10th Avenue West
                   Vancouver, British Columbia

To register, contact with your name and media outlet before 8:00 a.m. PST on Friday, November 25, 2022. Please indicate if attendance will be in-person or virtual. Further information will be provided upon registration.

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For information (media only):

Tara Beauport
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Disability Inclusion,  Carla Qualtrough

Media Relations Office
Employment and Social Development Canada
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