Record Details
Alternate Name Assistance for Children with Severe Disabilities Benefit ; MCSS ; ODSP
Former Name Ontario. Ministry of Community, Family and Children's Services. Ontario Disability Support Program (2003)
Office Phone 905-868-8900
Toll Free Phone Information Line 1-888-789-4199
TTY Phone 905-715-7759
Fax 905-895-4330 * ODSP 905-715-7662 * Children With Severe Disability 1-855-338-9325 * Residential Licensing 905-895-6804
Funding Provincial
Description (Service) Income Supports:
Health benefits -- prescription drugs * dental care * vision care * medical supplies, including diabetic and surgical supplies * transportation to medical treatment if cost exceeds $15 per month * Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Nutritional Allowance * Extended Health Benefit may be available to clients who are no longer eligible for ODSP income support

Disability-related benefits -- assistive devices including mobility devices, vision and hearing aids, prosthetics * batteries for mobility devices and hearing aids * guide dogs * Special Diet Allowance may be available

Employment incentives and benefits -- Employment and Training Start-Up Benefit * child care costs * Work-related benefit * Transitional health benefit * Employment Transition Benefit

Transition Child Benefit -- for those not receiving the Ontario Child Benefit or the Canada Child Benefit

Employment Supports -- job preparation, job search, starting a business

Interactive Voice Response (IVR) 1-800-808-2268, Mon-Fri 8 am-9 pm, Sat-Sun noon-5 pm -- automated information and payment details, file status * service not available to TTY users

Welfare Fraud Hotline 1-800-394-7867, to report suspected cases of social assistance fraud
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served York Region
Eligibility Income Support : Ontario residents 18 years and older with a verified physical or mental disability expected to last a year or more * must live in Ontario and meet financial eligibility criteria * Employment Supports: Ontario residents 16 years and older with a physical or mental disability expected to last a year or more * not necessary to be receiving ODSP income support to be eligible for employment supports
Application Call to arrange a meeting or apply online
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Site Location Newmarket
Located In Community Newmarket
Address & Map
17310 Yonge St
Newmarket, ON L3Y 7R8
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Intersection Yonge St and Davis Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Barrier-free washroom, disability parking, elevators, wheelchair accessible
Service Categories Provincial/Territorial Government Departments ~ Domestic Violence Issues ; Provincial/Territorial Government Departments ~ Homelessness Issues ; Provincial/Territorial Government Departments ~ People With Disabilities ; Undesignated Temporary Financial Assistance ~ People With Disabilities


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