Prosper Canada

Contact Information
Office Phone 416-665-2828
Toll Free Phone 1-877-568-1571
Fax 416-665-1661
E-Mail info@ProsperCanada.org
Website www.ProsperCanada.org
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/ProsperCanada/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/prospercan
Primary Contact Melissa Choi, Office Administrator; Phone: 416-665-2828 ext 2100
Site Information
Description (Site) Cross streets: Yonge St and St Clair Ave E


Prosper Canada Site Location: Prosper Canada
Located In Community Toronto
Address & Map
60 St Clair Ave E
Suite 700
Toronto, ON
Canada M4T 1N5
 
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Intersection Yonge St and St Clair Ave E
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; elevator with braille and voice/tone features
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Assistance in developing programs which focus on financial literacy and coaching, helping people with low income to file taxes and access government benefits, improving access for low income people to safe and affordable financial services and helping them to build savings and assets
  • consumer protection and education
  • also policy development, program management, information exchange, capacity building, public education and research


Benefits wayfinder -- for current information on federal, provincial and territorial benefits, including those related to COVID-19  CLICK HERE
 


Financial Relief Navigator (FRN) -- this online tool is no longer being maintained or updated and will not be available available after March 19, 2022;  see the Benefits wayfinder 


Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) -- program has now ended; CERB will transition to Employment Insurance (EI) or you may be eligible for either Canada Recovery Benefit (CRB), Canada Recovery Caregiving Benefit (CRCB) or Canada Recovery Sickness Benefit (CRSB)


Canada Emergency Student Benefit (CESB) -- applications closed Sep 30, 2020 and the program has now ended


Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) -- program ended Oct 23, 2021


Hours COVID-19 -- Office temporarily closedMon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Canada ; Durham Region ; Halton Region ; Peel Region ; Toronto ; York Region
Boundaries Greater Toronto Area
Eligibility Not for profit organizations and businesses

Residency Requirements: Canada
Application Call or visit website for information
Languages English; French
Fees None
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Benefits wayfinder ; Canada Emergency Response Benefit ; Canada Emergency Student Benefit ; Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy ; CERB ; CESB ; CEWS ; CV-19 ; Financial Relief Navigator ; FRN
Former Name Self Employment Development Initiatives (2001) ; Social and Enterprise Development Innovations (2014)
Agency Information
Parent Agency Name Prosper Canada
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Elizabeth Mulholland, Chief Executive Officer
Taxonomy and Classification
Service Categories Benefits Screening ~ COVID-19 ; Hunger/Poverty Action Groups ; Internet Information Resources ~ Public Assistance Issues ; Networking/Relationship Building Support ~ Human/Social Services Issues ; Organizational Planning and Development Support ~ Human/Social Services Issues