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Peel Region. Ontario Works. Mississauga Office

Peel Region. Ontario Works. Mississauga Office
7120 Hurontario St, Mississauga, ON L5W 1N4
PO Box 3600, Mississauga, ON L5M 0T3
Mississauga
General information: 905-793-9200 To apply for social assistance: 905-793-9200, option 2
General information: 905-696-8196
General information: 1-800-327-5379 To apply for social assistance: 1-800-327-5379, option 2
905-826-9801
Cathy Vojtisek, Supervisor- Community Access, ph:905-793-9200 ext 6710
Lori Nicolls-Kerec, Manager- Community Access, ph:905-793-9200 ext 4118
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Peel residents 18 years and older in financial need, determined by a review of income, assets and living expenses * youth 16-17 years may be eligible

Serves those living in postal code areas: L4V L4W L4X L4Y L4Z L5A L5B L5C L5E L5G L5H L5J L5K L5L L5M L5N L5P L5R L5S L5T L5V L5W
Interactive Voice Response (IVR) 1-800-808-2268, Mon-Fri 8 am-9 pm, Sat-Sun noon-5 pm -- automated information, payment details, file status

Financial Assistance -- monthly allowance based on family size, housing costs and income
* prescription drug coverage under the Ontario Drug Benefit Program
* health benefits including medical supplies, sensory and mobility aids, medical transportation
* discretionary benefits may include dentures, emergency dental services, eyeglasses, prosthetic devices, funerals and burials

Employment services -- adult clients must participate in employment assistance activities unless they are living with a serious disability or illness, or caring for preschool children
* job search workshops, resume and interview preparation, job market information
* referrals to job counselling, training programs, basic education
* access to telephones, faxes, computers and job banks

Employment Benefit -- help with costs associated with beginning a job, such as uniforms, tools, transportation, child care expenses

Past-due bills or rent -- one-time financial help to pay past-due utility, rent or mortgage bills

Families First -- for single-parent families
* recreation for children
* employment supports
* public health nurse supports

MiWay monthly bus pass -- 50% discount for low-income Mississauga residents (not just for OW recipients)

Services for employers, 905-793-9200, ext 8255- -- job postings, placement services
Call or apply online
English; Interpretive Services - can be arranged for appointments
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Fully Accessible
Regional Government
27-Apr-18
15-Nov-18
PEL1115
Peel Region. Ontario Works. Mississauga Office
Address: 7120 Hurontario St, Mississauga, ON L5W 1N4;
Phone: General information: 905-793-9200 To apply for social assistance: 905-793-9200, option 2
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