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.


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.



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



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.