Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name OW
Contact Information
Office Phone Mon-Sun 24 hours 905-825-6000 or dial 3-1-1
Toll Free Phone 1-866-442-5866 (1-866-442-4HALTON)
TTY Phone 905-827-9833
Fax 905-338-9088
E-Mail busdev@halton.ca
Website www.halton.ca/cms/One.aspx?portalId=8310&pageId=10114
Social Media Facebook Facebook, LinkedIn LinkedIn, Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Christine Georger, Manager, Social Services; Email: christine.georger@halton.ca
Alternate Contact Silvana Mazzotta, Administrative Assistant; Phone: 905-825-6000 ext 2715; Email: silvana.mazzotta@halton.ca
Agency Information
Legal Status (20) Regional Government ; (30) Provincial Government
Primary Executive Jodi Guilmette, Director, Employment & Social Services; Phone: 905-825-6000 ext 2730
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial
Service Information
Description (Service) A program that provides temporary financial assistance to individuals returning to the workforce.

If you qualify, Ontario Works Halton can also provide:

Financial Assistance-- to help cover the cost of basic needs like food and housing * you may also be eligible to receive other benefits including: prescription drug and dental coverage * eye glasses * diabetic supplies * moving costs * employment-related costs * the amount received depends on family size, income, assets and housing costs

Employment Assistance-- help to prepare for and find a job: education programs * job specific skills training * literacy training * learning/earning/parenting (LEAP) * employment placements * community placements

Ontario Works offices in Halton

Welfare Fraud Hotline 416-392-8980 -- to report allegations of fraudulent collection of Ontario Works and Ontario Disability Support Program assistance
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Halton Region - service locations in Oakville, Burlington, Georgetown and Milton
Eligibility to be eligible to receive help from Ontario Works you must 
* live in Ontario  
* be willing to take part in activities that will help you find a job 
* meet all other eligibility criteria
Application You can apply by calling 311 or online
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Interpreters for other languages provided as required.
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Halton Region
Address & Map
Oakville Corporate Centre
690 Dorval Dr, 7th Flr
Oakville, ON L6K 3X9
 
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Intersection Dorval Dr and QEW
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Taxonomy and Classification
Service Categories Provincial/Territorial Social Assistance Programs Applications ; Welfare to Work Programs

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