Employment Insurance Compassionate Care Benefits

Employment Insurance (EI) provides Compassionate Care Benefits to persons who have to be away from work temporarily to provide care or support to a family member who is gravely ill with a significant risk of death.

Delivered by: Service Canada on behalf of Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC)

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How will I know if I qualify for EI Compassionate Benefits for self-employed people?