ODSP & Ontario Works

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

Office Name and Address Phone Number/ Hours of Service Intake
 Algoma-Manitoulin
Blind River Area Office 15 Hanes Avenue PO Box 1810 Blind River ON P0R 1B0 (705) 356-2263Fax: (705) 843-04828:30 am to 4:45 pm (705) 356-2263 (zero out)
Central Algoma Area Office 1 Collver Road R.R. #1 Thessalon ON P0R 1L0 (705) 842-3370Fax: (705) 842-37478:30 am to 4:45 pm (705) 842-3370, Ext. 210
Chapleau Local Office 34 Birch Street P.O. Box 1810 Chapleau ON P0M 1K0 (705) 864-04301-877-245-5595 Fax: 1-866-397-3334

8:30 am to 4:30 pm Closed between 12 noon and 1 pm

(705) 862-78501-800-667-3145
Elliot Lake Area Office 2 Elizabeth Walk Elliot Lake ON P5A 1Z3 (705) 848-7153Fax: (705) 843-04828:30 am to 4:45 pm (705) 848-7153
Espanola Local Office 210 Mead Blvd. Espanola ON P5E 1R9 (705) 862-78501-800-667-3145Fax: 1-866-397-3334

 

8:30 am to 4:30 pm Closed between 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm

 

705 862-78501 800 667-3145
Little Current Local Office 9050 Highway 6 Unit D Little Current ON P0P 1K0 (705) 862-78501-800-690-5512Fax: 1-866-397-3334

 

8:30 am to 4:30 pm Closed between 12 noon and 1 pm

(705) 862-78501-800-667-3145
Manitouwadge 1 Mississauga Drive Manitouwadge ON P0T 2C0 (807) 826-48091-866-736-0857Fax: (807) 826-4856

 

9:30 am to 3:30 pm Tue, Wed,Thu Closed on Mon and Fri

 

(807) 826-48091-866-736-0857
Sault Ste. Marie Ontario Works 540 Albert Street East P.O. Box 580 Sault Ste. Marie ON P6A 2K4 (705) 759-5266Fax: (705) 759-17968:30 am to 4:30 pm (705) 759-21301-866-363-6007
Wawa Area Office 50 Broadway Avenue P.O. Box 420 Wawa ON P0S 1K0 (705) 856-2303Fax: (705) 856-16448:30 am to 4:45 pm (705) 856-2303

 

 

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.