Can I work and still get money and other help from ODSP?
Tell ODSP about money you make
You must tell ODSP how much money you, your spouse, and your dependants make from:
- training allowances
- being self-employed
Dependants are people who live with you and who you financially take care of, for example, your children or elderly parents. Your spouse can be a person of any sex or gender. It does not matter if you are married or not.
ODSP will not count money earned by a dependant who is:
- a high school student
- a college or university student
- younger than 18
- living in a First Nations community and getting money from an employment training program that lasts up to 12 months