Employment Insurance Compassionate Care Benefits

Benefits are available to people 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.


This document can be made available in alternative formats such as Braille, large print, audio cassette, CD, DAISY, and computer diskette. Call 1.800 O-Canada (1.800.622.6232) for a copy. If you have a hearing or speech impairment and use a teletypewriter (TTY), call 1.800.926.9105. Produced by Service Canada. January 2015