COVID-19: Temporary Pandemic Pay


On April 25, 2020, the Government of Ontario announced a temporary pandemic pay of $4/hour worked (on top of regular wages) to provide additional support for frontline workers fighting the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. 


Details, including eligibility, for temporary pandemic pay program are available on the Government of Ontario’s COVID-19: Temporary Pandemic Pay webpage.


The following is provided as supplementary resources to help support Community Health Service Providers (CSS and MH&A) in administering temporary pandemic pay for their employees/organization.