Newsroom Ready: Bill to create benefit for working-age Canadians with disabilities

Employment Minister Carla Qualtrough says a bill reintroduced in Parliament will create a Canada Disability Benefit but there remains a lot of work to be done to determine how much the benefit will pay and who will be eligible. She says there are federal benefits for children with disabilities and for seniors but people with disabilities of working age are left out and this benefit intends to close that gap.

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