Working while you are on social assistance
How can I get legal help and information?
For advice or help dealing with ODSP or OW, contact a community legal clinic.
To find the clinic nearest you, you can go to the Legal Aid Ontario website or call them:
Toronto area: 416-979-1446
Toll-free TTY: 1-866-641-8867
Toronto area TTY: 416-598-8867
CLEO's Steps to Justice is a website that gives step-by-step information about common legal problems, including income assistance issues.
Steps to Justice has practical tools like forms and checklists, and referral information for legal and social services.