Pension Improvements as of January 1, 2021

Active Member Accrual Rate set at 1.625% for 2021 The Pension Board is pleased to announce that the accrual rate for active plan members will be 1.625% in 2021.  There will be no change to contribution rates. The accrual rate, which was set to return to 1.4% in 2021, will return to 1.4% in 2022. […]

LifeSpeak February Campaign: Let’s Talk About Racial Discrimination

February is Black History (or African Heritage) Month here in Canada and the United States. It is a time to honour the contributions, acknowledge the struggles and celebrate the cultural heritage of people of African descent.   Efforts continue to improve our social consciousness as we strive towards more inclusivity here in North America.  LifeSpeak’s campaign will focus on recognizing systemic racism and dealing with its consequences on one’s mental health. Join the conversation during […]

February is Black History Month!

Article by Adele Halliday (Anti-Racism and Equity Officer, United Church of Canada). Published on February 7th, 2021 While the lives, stories, histories, and experiences of Black peoples can be featured throughout the year, February provides a unique opportunity to offer a particular focus on the stories and histories of people of African descent in church and […]

LifeSpeak January Campaign: Healthy Habits= Healthy Life Campaign

LifeSpeak’s campaign on Healthy Habits continues with the great discussion on Healthy Nutrition Habits.  Be sure to check out each week, as we get expert tips to help improve our Lifestyle habits including; sleep, nutrition, fitness and mental toughness.    There will also be “Ask the Expert” discussions so be sure to   Add to your Calendar  Click here to “Engage” with the campaign.  Or   Learn how to get started in English or French 

Pension & Benefits statistics 2021

Learn more about the Pension & Benefits statistics for 2021.  Please note that this Pension & Benefits summary is for information purposes only but provides details of key minimum and maximum values from government sources in one central resource that support payroll. 

Coping through ‘Blue Monday’

On January 18th otherwise known as ‘Blue Monday’, Canada Life will be hosting a live, interactive webinar entitled: Caring to cope through COVID: stories of giving and receiving support. From 1pm EDT, expert panelists will share real-life experiences and offer helpful tips on key topics such as; Self-care, Family support and building encouragement in the […]