Employment Insurance Sickness Benefits

Explains who is eligible, how to apply, what documents you need, how to check on the status of your application, how long benefits will last, and how to appeal if you are turned down for benefits. It also includes the forms.

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produced by
Employment and Social Development Canada
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last reviewed
January 2013 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
resource type
EI benefits, sickness benefits