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FirstOntario Community Assistance Program

In these uncertain times, it’s important as a community based credit union that we provide support to our Members. FirstOntario’s Community Assistance Program provides information to our Members who have been impacted by COVID-19 and summarizes some of the financial support and assistance programs available.

Financial Advice and Assistance from FirstOntario

Personal Members

We are here to help. Contact us if you need assistance during these uncertain times if you want to find out about a personal loan, overdraft protection or mortgage support.

Personalized Financial Advice

FirstOntario employees are available to assist Members in managing their finances in light of financial distress they may be experiencing. Our branch staff can help with:

  • Completing a household budget to identify ways to improve cash flow and identify cost reduction or elimination.
  • Reviewing current debt for opportunities to consolidate

Personalized Investment and Insurance Advice 

Our Wealth Advisors are available to meet with Members and discuss their investment portfolios, retirement savings, and estate planning. They can also work with Member to create a financial plan. We have insurance experts to discuss overall insurance needs with Members.

Government Relief Programs

There are a number of emergency benefits and financial support programs being offered through the Government of Canada, designed to help Canadians and businesses get through these tough times.

Please click here to see the full list of the benefits that are currently accepting applications.

Additional Resources

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This is provided for information purposes only. Programs, resources and offers may change over time. We aren’t necessarily recommending any organizations or programs, we are helping with access to information.