Ontario Works Assistance
Ontario Works provides money for food, shelter and other costs to people in financial need who meet the eligibility criteria. Toronto delivers this provincial social assistance program according to the Ontario Works Act.
Financial Assistance may include money for food, shelter, clothing and other household costs, the cost of prescription medications, and other help with health costs.
Employment Assistance may include options to help people find jobs or become more job-ready, money for training and other employment related expenses, and employment programs that offer career exploration, skill training and more.
Les services sociaux et d'emploi de Toronto (Toronto Employment & Social Services) offrent des services en français.