Ontario Works provides financial and employment assistance to people in financial need. Eligibility for assistance depends on a number of conditions of eligibility including income, assets, participation in approved employment assistance activities.
If you have any questions about any information on this form please contact your worker.
An InterviewAny time that you meet with your worker you can bring someone with you. This person can be anyone you would like to have there.
A Decision in WritingWe will write to tell you of any eligibility or financial decisions we make and the reasons for making them.
A Chance to have Decisions ReviewedIf you disagree with a decision that we make, you may make a written request within thirty days to have this decision reviewed by your local office. This internal review must be completed by the local office within ten days. You will be told of the result in writing. You cannot file an appeal with the Social Benefits Tribunal unless you have first asked for an internal review. If you disagree with the review decision, you can make an appeal to the Social Benefits Tribunal within 30 days of the date of the internal review decision.