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Halton. Social and Community Services

Site: Burlington - Elizabeth St - Employment and Social Services Division

Service: Ontario Works

Contact Information
Office Phone Call to arrange an appointment 905-825-6000
Toll Free Phone 1-866-442-5866
TTY Phone 905-827-9833
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Primary Contact Christine Peto, Supervisor, Social Services, Halton Region; Phone: 905-825-6000 ext 4529; Fax: 905-634-6633; Email:
Agency Information
Legal Status (20) Regional Government ; (30) Provincial Government
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial
Description and Service Details
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 * literacy training * learning/earning/parenting (LEAP) * job specific skills training * employment placements * community placements

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 Burlington
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 Call 905-825-6000 to arrange an appointment
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Interpreters for other languages provided as required.
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
440 Elizabeth St, 2nd Flr
Burlington, ON L7R 2M1
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Intersection Elizabeth St and James St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Income Programs
HCSD Sub Heading Social Assistance
Service Categories Provincial/Territorial Social Assistance Programs Applications ; Welfare to Work Programs

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