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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Social Assistance

Social Assistance

April 3, 2018: Due to a fire the Kirkland Lake ODSP office is currently closed.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
If you require immediate assistance, we are temporarily located at the DTSSAB/Ontario Works office at 29 Duncan Ave N.
or you can call us at 1-888-544-5555.

Read this bulletin for more information.

January 10, 2018: Ontario Making it Easier to Apply for ODSP
Registered Nurses Can Complete All Sections of Disability Forms

November 2, 2017: Working Groups Deliver Roadmap for Income Security Reform

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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