Helpful Links

Helpful Links & Support from Green Benefits Group

In response to the current COVID-19 pandemic, the GBG Team created a webpage for our clients and their employees to access information faster from our preferred providers. Please feel free to share our ‘Helpful Links’ page with your colleagues, family and friends. *TIP: Bookmark this page and/or follow our social media channels (icons at top right of page) for our latest posts.


NCHR – HR Consulting & Recruitment Services

Contact NCHR if you need support with temporary layoffs, EI or other HR-related challenges (last updated 09/17/20).

E: | T: 905-818-NCHR (6247) |

Virtual Health – EQ Care

GBG’s custom link:

EQ Care provides virtual health care in a convenient and confidential manner. Doctors and specialists are available 24/7 in either English or French. If you’d like to know more about this service or are interested in implementing EQ Care for your employees, please contact your GBG Advisor.


Financial Health + Assistance

The Federal government continues to update the economic status and financial relief efforts daily. We will post related links here as they become available:

If you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to contact Trevor for help and/or advice.

TELUS Health Virtual Pharmacy

TELUS Health Virtual Pharmacy (formally Alliance Pharmacy) is a full-service pharmacy that makes managing your prescriptions easy. With low dispensing fees and shipping charges, they deliver prescriptions to almost anywhere in Canada.

Employee Assistance Program (EAP) – LifeWorks

LifeWorks™ by Morneau Shepell is available to help. If your benefits plan includes this EAP, they are also sending emails directly to members.


Free App & Videos: 

Downloadable PDFs:

Long-Term Care Advice

If you have a parent living in a long-term care facility, or one on the waiting list for admission, we know what a challenging and stressful time this is for you and your family. Karen Cumming and Patricia Milne took their own experience and published a helpful guide, as well as produce an ongoing enewsletter of support.

Mental Health and the COVID-19 Pandemic


Concerned about you and/or your family’s mental health while adapting to the current pandemic? Please don’t hesitate to contact these highly reputable organizations designed to help in times of crisis:

AbilitiCBT: A Government-Sponsored Mental Health Program

Morneau Shepell has partnered with the Ontario and Manitoba governments to provide free mental health support to residents during the COVID-19 pandemic through AbilitiCBT: an internet-based cognitive behavioural therapy.

This virtual platform is designed to help people develop skills and strategies to address symptoms of mild to moderate anxiety and/or depression. It can help people cope with challenges specifically related to COVID-19, including isolation, caring for family and community members, information overload, and stress.


More options:

Government of Ontario self-assessment