Notice - Employment and Social Development Canada

OTTAWA, April 24, 2015 /CNW/ - As the deadline to register to receive the enhanced Universal Child Care Benefit (UCCB) in July quickly approaches, the Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, Minister for the National Capital Commission and Member of Parliament for Nepean–Carleton, will attend a local event to search for the families that are not signed up. In order to receive the benefit in July, families must register before May 1.

In Canada, there are an estimated 200,000 families that are not registered for the UCCB. In Ottawa, there are an estimated 4,800 families and 8,300 children who are at risk of not getting the enhanced UCCB unless they register. For more information, visit ‎

Please note that all details are subject to change. All times are local.



Sunday, April 26, 2015


10:00 a.m.


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Fred Barrett Arena

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SOURCE Employment and Social Development Canada

For further information: (media only): Aaron Bell, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of Employment and Social Development, 819-994-2482; Media Relations Office, Employment and Social Development Canada,


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