People & programs
Financial & Stability Supports
Assistance for individuals and families in need
Several community programs and services are provided to support residents in Hamilton.
Ontario Works provides temporary financial and employment assistance, also known as social assistance, for people who are in financial need.
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New and easy online application for Ontario Works
If you don’t have enough money for food and housing, or if you have a disability and are in financial need, you can apply for financial and employment assistance through Ontario Works or the Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP).
January 31, 2023