- Canada's COVID-19 Economic Response Plan
- Canada Revenue Agency (Income Tax Issues)
- Employment and Social Development Canada (Employment Insurance Issues)
- Canadian Payroll Association (Frequently Asked Questions)
- Provincial Government Contact Information (Ask about financial support)
- CDSPI Member's Assistance Program (MAP)
- CDA Oasis Discussions
- Tips to Spot Phishing Email
Need help? The Canadian Dental Association's Help Desk is available to dentists and dental office employees across Canada to provide guidance on how to navigate and access federal government support programs. Please call toll-free 1-866-232-0385, Mon-Fri, from 7:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. EDT.
Provincial Government Contact Information
Who can I call for information about government financial support?
|Anywhere in Canada||1-800-O-Canada (1-800-622-6232)|
|Canada Revenue Agency||1-800-959-8281 help with MyAccount
1-800-387-1193 help with benefits
1-866-426-1527 help with benefits for callers in the North
|British Columbia||Government of BC
|Alberta||Government of AB
Call: 1-310-0000 toll free in the province
|Manitoba||Government of MB
Call: 1-866-626-4862 or
Live chat @ https://www.gov.mb.ca/contact/
|Ontario||Government of Ontario
|Quebec||Government of Quebec
Call: 1-800-863-6582 (special line operated by Red Cross)
|New Brunswick||Government of New Brunswick
Call: 1-800-448-9799 (for emergency financial help)
|Nova Scotia||Government of Nova Scotia
|Prince Edward Island||Government of PEI
Call: 902-368-6440 (for social assistance)
|Newfoundland||Government of Newfoundland and Labrador
|Yukon||Government of Yukon
|Northwest Territories||Government of NWT
|Nunavut||Government of Nunavut
You can also call the constituency office of your Member of Parliament. They can often help answer questions and get information to you. You can look up your local MP. Or call 2-1-1 for information about support in your community.
CDSPI Member's Assistance Program (MAP)
CDSPI is sponsoring the Members' Assistance Program (MAP), providing access to a wide variety of resources to help you deal with life's challenges ‐ big or small.
MAP provides clinical counselling, professional guidance and wellness resources to help you at school, work and in your personal life. This strictly confidential counselling and referral service is provided through Shepell, the largest Canadian-based Employee and Family Assistance provider in the country.
For dentists in British Columbia, the BCDA also offers the Dental Wellness Program (DWP). Created in partnership with Doctors of BC's Physician Health Program, DWP provides full member dentists and their immediate family with confidential, individual clinical counselling support and referral assistance from a full range of licensed practitioners. Contact DWP 24/7: 1-800-661-9199