Mar 29, 2020
By Jeremy Logan
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the federal government is investing millions of additional dollars to help children in need as well as seniors cope with the COVID-19 crisis.
Trudeau says the government is investing an extra $7.5 million into the national Kids Help Phone program to pay for more counsellors and volunteers.
The government is also providing an extra $9.5 million to the United Way to help with checking up on seniors as well as delivering food and groceries.