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Help for people with Disabilities

If you have a disability and need help paying for food and shelter, you can apply for financial help. This is the Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP).

ODSP is financial help from the Province of Ontario for people with disabilities.

ODSP offers:

To be eligible for ODSP, you must be in financial need, and you must meet the province’s definition of a person with a disability.

Apply Online

Other information

The quickest way to apply for ODSP is online. If you can’t apply online, you can also apply by phone or in person at the following locations:

Brampton

Ministry of Community and Social Services
Ontario Disability Support Program - Income and Employment Supports
Income and Employment Supports
370 Main Street North, Unit 2
Brampton ON L6V 4A4

Tel: (905) 460-5025
Toll Free: 1-877-466-5025
TTY: (905) 460-2590
Fax: (905) 455-8900

Mississauga

Ministry of Community and Social Services
Ontario Disability Support Program - Income and Employment Supports
Income and Employment Supports
4 Robert Speck Parkway, 14th floor
Mississauga ON L4Z 1S1

Tel: (905) 897-3100
Toll Free: 1-800-361-0897
TDD/TTY: (905) 897-3109
Fax: (905) 897-5129

After you have had your in-person meeting with a caseworker, you will find out within 15 days if you are eligible for income support or not.

If you are told that you are not eligible for income support, and you disagree with this decision, or if you require more money to meet your needs, you have 30 days to appeal the decision by submitting a request for an internal review.

To get more information about the appeal process, visit the Province of Ontario's How to Appeal a Decision page.