Applying for social assistance?Image of staff person assisting applicant

There are now three ways you can apply for the Ontario Disability Support Program, Ontario Works and Assistance for Children with Severe Disabilities.

Before you start your application

The results you get will be based on the information you provide. That's why it's important to be as accurate as you can.

To answer the questions, you will need specific information about you and the family members in your household.  The Document Checklist may assist you in gathering the materials and information needed to answer questions during the application process on the phone, in person or online.

By Phone

Call your local office to complete the application over the phone.  In  Leeds Grenville, the phone number to apply for assistance is:

1-613-342-3840, extension 2129

Toll Free: 1-800-267-8146

In Person

Visit your local office to apply.


Visit assistance to learn more about how to start the Online Application for Social Assistance or go directly to the online application