The Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) recognizes that many people with disabilities can and want to work. That's why the ODSP has an Employment Supports program.
Employment Supports can help you prepare for and find a job - even if you have never worked before, have been out of work for some time, or are in school. Once you start working, you can also receive support to help you keep your job or to advance your career.
Employment Supports matches you to a community service provider who can:
To be eligible for Employment Supports, you must:
You can be eligible for Employment Supports even if you are not receiving financial assistance from the ODSP.
There are additional benefits available to people who are receiving ODSP Income Support.