Communications

Senk'lip News May 2020

Posted On May 4, 2020
The May edition of Senk'lip focuses on the pandemic and includes information that is accurate as of the publication date. The cover story is about the food security initiative and the hamper program. Read about the draft Emergency Measures Bylaw and the housing and construction projects. We have articles on the education supplement, the temporary rental subsidy and the virtual doctor of the day program. Check out the May Senk'lip, online now and arriving at homes in the coming days.
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Chief Byron Louis talks about financial supports available to members

Posted On April 20, 2020
Chief Byron Louis on behalf of Council talks about the financial supports available to members, and how OKIB is allocating financial resources during the pandemic, which includes emergency funding for these priority areas: - Primary health care + $100,000 - Food security + $100,000 - Home and Community Care and mental wellness + $150,000 If you need help applying Canadian Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) - $2,000 or the one-time support of $1,000 on top of Child Benefit and GST top-ups please contact us. OKIB will help any member who is out of work to access these funds. Call the Social Development office at 236-599-7024 or email [email protected]
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