ODSP & Ontario Works

Call or visit your local Ontario Works office for information regarding Ontario Works & Ontario Disability Support Program:


Ontario Disability Support Program / Income and Employment Supports
Highway 101 East, P.O. Bag 3040
South Porcupine ON, P0N 1H0
Office Hours – Monday to Friday: 8:30am to 4:30pm

Tel: (705) 235-1700   Toll Free: (800) 461-9843    TDD/TTY: (705) 235-1786    Fax:  (705) 235-1778

Ontario Works / Children’s Services
500 Algonquin Blvd. East
Timmins, Ontario, P4N 1B7
Office Hours – Monday to Friday: 8:30am to 12 noon, 1pm to 4:15pm
July and August Office hours: Monday to Friday: 8am to 12 noon, 1pm to 3:45pm

Tel: (705) 268-7722    Toll Free: (877) 259-7722    Fax: (705) 268-8302

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:

  • Social Insurance Number
  • Health Card 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..