Ontario Works & TESS policies and procedures

Hardship Fund

Highlights

Employment & Social Services may be able to help if you need to pay for special health-related items.

If you are receiving Ontario Works (OW) or Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP), talk to your caseworker to request help with any required special health-related items.

If you are not in receipt of social assistance and you require special health-related items, you can call 416-397-0330 to apply for help.

For more information, read details about the Hardship Fund.