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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-342-3840 ext 2129
Toll Free Phone 1-800-267-8146
TTY Phone Toll free 1-800-539-8685
Fax 613-342-8908
E-Mail kimberly.little@uclg.on.ca
Website www.leedsgrenville.com
Primary Contact Kimberly Little, Manager, Integrated Program Delivery; Phone: 613-342-3840 ext 2385
Primary Executive Alison Tutak, Director, Community and Social Services; Phone: 613-342-3840 ext 2305
Address & Map
25 Central Ave W, Suite 200
Brockville, ON K6V 4N6
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Financial Assistance -- monthly allowance based on family size, housing costs and income

Employment Program -- offers temporary financial assistance for basic needs and accommodation * Employment and Participation Benefits– cover costs related to starting a job or placement or education * Families with Children -- child care start-up costs

Employment Assistance -- clients 18-65 years must participate in employment assistance activities unless they are living with a serious disability or illness, or caring for preschool children

Community Participation -- volunteer placements * job search programs -- based on individual’s skills, experience and circumstances * employment placement -- job matching service * basic education -- basic adult upgrading * high school upgrading * literacy and basic skills * job skills training -- development of skills for specific jobs * on-the-job training * supports to self-employment -- referrals to self-employment programs

Learning, Earning and Parenting (LEAP) -- helps young parents finish high school, improve parenting skills, locate and maintain employment

Discretionary and supplemental Mandatory Benefits -- prescription drug coverage and may include emergency dental services, eyeglasses, special diet allowance, health care supplies, medical transportation funds, prosthetic devices, funerals and burials * programs may vary by City or Municipality, and may be available to non-Ontario Works recipients upon income assessment

Interactive Voice Response (IVR) 1-800-808-2268 -- automated information and payment details, payment history, file status * information and announcements about Ontario Works * service not available to TTY users

Welfare FraudHotline 1-800-394-7867 -- to report allegations of fraudulent collection of Ontario Works and Ontario Disability Support Program assistance

Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Leeds and Grenville United Counties
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
Youth and adults 18 years and over in financial need * employable youth 16-17 years in financial need who cannot live at home but are attending school or seeking employment (funds must be managed by a trustee, guardian or agency) * financial need is determined by a review of income, assets and living expenses * Learning, Earning and Parenting (LEAP) parents 16-21 years
Application To apply for Ontario Works, call or visit www.ontario.ca/socialassistance

To find the Ontario Works or Ontario Disability Support Program office that serves an address, click here.
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Bus Route Notes Brockville Transit Transit map * Stop times and locations
Other Details
Legal Status (20) Regional Government
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial
Date Updated 10 Jun 2019
Subjects
Service Categories Adult Basic Education ~ Social Assistance Recipients ; Adult Basic Education ~ Social Assistance Recipients ~ Teenage Parents ; Adult Literacy Programs ~ Social Assistance Recipients ; Burial/Cremation Expense Assistance ; Emergency Dental Care ; English as a Second Language ~ Social Assistance Recipients ; General Dentistry ~ Youth ~ Social Assistance Recipients ; Job Information ; Job Search Resource Centres ; Medical Expense Assistance ; Mortgage Payment Assistance ; Moving Expense Assistance ; Parenting Skills Classes ~ Teenage Parents ; Prejob Guidance ; Provincial/Territorial Social Assistance Programs Applications ; Rent Payment Assistance ; Supportive Housing Expense Assistance ; Welfare Fraud Reporting ; Welfare to Work Programs

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