The programs of the Ministry of Community and Social Services help to build communities that are resilient, inclusive and sustained by the economic and civic contributions of all Ontarians. Our major programs are:

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Developmental Services

Developmental Services

Read Spotlight on Transformation, March, 2015 issue - 14,000 people getting new direct funding

Video: Minister Jaczek unveils plaque to honour former Rideau Regional Centre residents

Social Assistance

Social Assistance

More about ODSP and Ontario Works payments

SAMS Progress Report

PricewaterhouseCoopers delivers its Progress Report on the new Social Assistance Management System.

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Family Responsibility Office

Family Responsibilty Office

FRO helps families in Ontario get the support payments they are entitled to by enforcing court-ordered support responsibilities.

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