Region of Peel

Social Services Department

Record Details
Social Media Website Website: www.peelregion.ca/ow/
Social Media Website
Description & Services
Description Ontario Works in Peel provide following services: 
Dental and vision benefits - provides dental care, dentures and vision care to Ontario Works recipients and their families. Claims for these benefits are paid through the Great West Life Assurance company. The type of coverage available is dependent upon whether the person making a claim is an adult or a child. The amount of coverage is dependent upon specific fee guides that indicate maximum amounts for all services and items. 
 
Client Services - provides Ontario Works clients with short-term financial assistance, along with a variety of services and programs to assist them in obtaining employment and increasing independence. The Client Services team is made up of Caseworkers and Employment Services Workers who work with clients to achieve this goal.  
 
Community Programs - provide connection with community  
 
Ontario Disability Support Program Discretionary Benefits - the following benefits are examples of what is provided to ODSP recipients: Discretionary benefits, last month's rent, rental arrears, utility arrears, stat-up costs 
ODSP clients can make an application by completing the ODSP Discretionary Benefit Request Form and fax it to 905-793-4833
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Brampton ; Caledon ; Malton
Boundaries Seerves the following postal codes: 
L4T L6R L6S L6T L6V L6W L6X L6Y L6Z L7A L7C L7E L0N L0P L0G L0J L1E L9W
Eligibility •live in Ontario  
•need money right away to help pay for food and housing costs, and  
•be willing to take part in activities that will help you find a job.
Application Call for details 
 
To apply online, visit www.ontario.ca/socialassistance
Fees None
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - can be arranged for appointments
Contact Information
Address & Map
10 Peel Centre Drive, Suite B
Brampton, ON L6T 0E6
 
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Intersection Central Park Dr and Queen St E
Transit Information Brampton Transit 905-874-2999; TrransHelp 905-791-1015
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Office Phone General Info: 905-793-9200
Fax 905-793-0485
Toll Free Phone 1-800-327-5379 press 2
Website www.peelregion.ca/ow/
Primary Contact Charmayne Brown, Community Relations Supervisor; Phone: 905-793-9200 ext 8428
Primary Executive Lisa Duarte, Acting Director; Phone: 905-793-9200 ext 8300
Other Details
Funding Provincial
Service Level (20) Regional Government
Subjects
Subjects Employment ; Financial assistance ; Job search training ; Social assistance ; Welfare

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