ODSP & Ontario Works (OW)

Call or visit your local Ontario Works office for information regarding Ontario Works & Ontario Disability Support Program.  Click the orange arrow for local information.

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At the beginning of the application process, you will receive information about the Ontario Disability Support Program/Ontario Works. You will also be told which information and documents may be needed to complete the application process. You will need:

  • Health Card Number
  • Social Insurance Number
  • Proof of Identity and Date of Birth
  • Employment History/Information
  • Income and Asset Statements
  • Shelter Costs
  • Status in Canada and Dependent Information

The application process is completed in person at your local ODSP/Ontario Works office. You will be required to complete and sign all necessary forms, including the application for assistance, and a participation agreement outlining the specific employment activities you may participate in. You will also need to provide any required information and documents.

 

LOCAL ODSP OFFICE:

Ministry of Community and Social Services
Ontario Disability Support Program
Income and Employment Supports
270 Erie Street East
PO Box 1810, Station A
Windsor ON N9A 7E3

Tel: (519) 254-1651
Toll Free: 1-800-387-7327
TDD/TTY: (519) 254-4850
Fax: (519) 255-7976

 

LOCAL ONTARIO WORKS (OW) OFFICE:

Ontario Works
call 311 for general information. For detailed inquiries, call (519) 255-5200.
Fax: (519) 255-1011 or (519) 255-1503
Email: socserv@citywindsor.ca
400 City Hall Sq. S, Windsor, ON N9A 6L7

 

If you would like assistance from our community office with your existing ODSP or OW file, please email us at PHatfield-CO@ndp.on.ca or call 519-251-5199.