Ottawa announces additional $75M in pandemic funding for Indigenous people living off-reserve

Funds will go to community groups providing ‘crucial’ services

Trudeau promises $75 million more for off-reserve Indigenous services

THURSDAY, MAY 21, 2020. 11:28 AM EDT
The government had previously promised $15 million in funding for services such as counselling, health care, food and supportive housing. More than a million Indigenous people live in cities or off reserves, Trudeau says.