New and Easy Way to Apply for Ontario Works
Written by Susan Corbett
on December 19, 2022
Did you know there’s now a new and easy way to apply for Ontario Works social assistance?
You can apply online at anytime from anywhere – visit ontario.ca/socialassistance to apply online
– OR –
you can phone 1-888-999-1142 during weekdays to apply by telephone.
Applying online is......
EASY - use anytime, anywhere on a smartphone or computer
ACCESSIBLE - no need to go to an office, applicants can verify their identity and sign their application online
FAST - applicants can apply in 20 to 30 minutes
(Be sure to have a few documents ready such as your family’s OHIP and banking information – and apply!)