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Ontario. Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services. Ontario Disability Support Program

Ontario. Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services. Ontario Disability Support Program, Malvern Office


Description
Income Supports:

Health benefits -- prescription drugs * dental care * vision care * medical supplies, including diabetic and surgical supplies * transportation to medical treatment if cost exceeds $15 per month * Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Nutritional Allowance * Extended Health Benefit may be available to clients who are no longer eligible for ODSP income support


Disability-related benefits -- assistive devices including mobility devices, vision and hearing aids, prosthetics * batteries for mobility devices and hearing aids * guide dogs * Special Diet Allowance may be available


Housing Stabilization Fund, 416-397-5550 -- help with rent and energy arrears, rent deposit and essential furniture

Employment incentives and benefits -- Employment and Training Start-Up Benefit * child care costs * Work-related benefit * Transitional health benefit * Employment Transition Benefit


Transition Child Benefit -- for those not receiving the Ontario Child Benefit or the Canada Child Benefit


Employment Supports -- job preparation, job search, starting a business


Interactive Voice Response (IVR) 1-800-808-2268, Mon-Sun 24 hrs -- automated information and payment details, file status * service not available to TTY users


Welfare Fraud Hotline 1-800-394-7867, welfare.fraud.css@ontario.ca-- to report suspected cases of social assistance fraud
Eligibility
Income Support
Adults 18 years and older with a verified physical or mental disability expected to last a year or more * must live in Ontario and meet financial eligibility criteria

Employment Supports Ontario residents 16 years and older with a physical or mental disability expected to last a year or more * it is not necessary to be receiving ODSP income support to be eligible for employment supports

This office serves people in the following postal code areas: M1B, M1C, M1E, M1G, M1H, M1J, M1M, M1P, M1S, M1V, M1X
Application Process
Call to arrange a meeting or apply online
* those in need of immediate assistance should apply for Ontario Works -- see separate entry Toronto. Employment and Social Services
Phone
416-314-0261
Toll Free
Information Line 1-888-789-4199
Fax
416-860-7588
TTY
416-314-0729
Website
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Languages
English
Contact
Diane Wong , ODSP Manager
Fees
None
Accessibility
Unknown
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Copyright
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Last Updated On
October 15, 2020
Address
5639 Finch Ave E, 2nd Fl
Toronto, ON, M1B 5S7
Intersection: Tapscott Rd and Finch Ave E;
Ontario. Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services. Ontario Disability Support Program Site Location: Malvern Office
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Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Service Area(s)
Toronto