IMPORTANT NOTE: On Jan 12, 2021, the Ontario Government declared a State of Emergency and issued a stay-at-home order, which came into effect Jan 14, 2021 and will last until at least Feb 11, 2021

Services listed below may be impacted in response to increased restrictions. Please contact agencies or programs listed here prior to visiting in person in order to receive up to date information on services

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Public Comments Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
If you need to submit any documents in-person, please place them in the drop box located at the main entrance of Halton Regional Centre. If you require assistance completing applications, or have any questions about Low Income Program, please email accesshalton@halton.ca or call 311.
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-825-6000 or call 3-1-1
Toll Free Phone 1-866-442-5866
TTY Phone 905-827-9833
Fax 905-825-9010
E-Mail accesshalton@halton.ca
Website www.halton.ca/For-Residents/Employment-and-Financial-Assistance/Low-Income-Program
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Agency Information
Legal Status (20) Regional Government
Funding Regional / Municipal
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
If you need to submit any documents in-person, please place them in the drop box located at the main entrance of Halton Regional Centre. If you require assistance completing applications, or have any questions about Low Income Program, please email accesshalton@halton.ca or call 311. 
 
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Halton Region helps low income residents with their health needs, including dental, vision, medical supplies, equipment and related costs, as well as funerals 
 
Dental Care Emergencies 
* adults who are in pain or require emergency dental care may be eligible for help with the cost of their dental care through Halton Region 
* Healthy Smiles Ontario, a government funded program that provides dental services to youth, aged 17 and under, from low-income households 
 
Eyeglasses 
* assistance with the cost of prescription eyeglasses may be provided 
 
Medical supplies and equipment 
* help with the cost of diabetic supplies, surgical supplies and dressings, as required 
* assistive aids and devices, back braces, surgical stockings, artificial limbs, wheelchairs and inhalators 
 
Project Lifesaver 
* assistance with the cost of radio technology to assist in locating wandering individuals 
* click here for more information about Project Lifesaver
Hours Office hours: 
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm 
 
Access Halton: 
* Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Applicants must: 
* be residents of Halton 
* have a total net annual household income that falls below the Net Low-income Cut-off (LICO) for Halton Region 
* include valid government-issued identification for each household member in the benefit request (birth certificates and immigration documents) 
* give verbal consent to staff to record information in order to assess eligibility and issue benefits 
 
For more information about program criteria and eligibility, please call Access Halton at 311
Application Call Access Halton at 311
Languages English
Fees Program - may be program fees, check individual programs
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
Halton Regional Centre
1151 Bronte Rd
Oakville, ON L6M 3L1
 
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Intersection Bronte Rd and North Service Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading COVID-19 ; Disabilities ; Income Programs
HCSD Sub Heading Assistance Programs ; Assistive Devices ; Health & Physical Disabilities ; Supports for Families ; Supports for Older Adults
Service Categories Assistive Technology Expense Assistance ; Locator Aids ; Medical Expense Assistance ; Medical Expense Assistance ~ Oral Health Issues ; Visual/Reading Aids

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